After an EF-2 tornado struck Central Virginia on April 15, the Lynchburg College community sprung to action, helping with relief efforts. Minutes after the tornado hit, devastating portions of Campbell County, the City of Lynchburg, and Amherst County, Lynchburg’s varsity baseball team met to figure out how they could help. By the following afternoon, about a dozen Hornets, led by assistant coach Jeremy Sink, were in Amherst County.
Kori Penick ’13 will compete in the Strongman Corporation North American National Championships November 10 and 11 in Las Vegas. The Amherst, Va., resident, who majored in psychology and was a thrower on the varsity track team, has been competing in strongman competitions since 2015.
Dominick Gutierrez ’19 found inclusion and a place to embrace his identity by playing tennis at University of Lynchburg. He shared the experience in an article on Outsports.com, a website that features the stories of gay athletes. Before attending University of Lynchburg, he struggled with insecurities about being gay. “I decided to attend University of Lynchburg […]
Some of the founding members of Lynchburg College’s club men’s basketball team are reuniting in a quest for a $1 million prize in a nationwide tournament. Currently, they are the second most popular team in the country.
Ubuntu. It’s interesting how such a small word can mean so much, but it does. The small things always mean the most. It’s no different in this case. The small gestures, and small words like Ubuntu, inspired Lynchburg’s first national championship. It was August, the first practice of the year, when Dr. Todd Olsen told […]