Guest post by Assistant Coach Ann Dorris '14
For around 13 years, being a basketball player defined much of my life. I began playing on teams from the second I was old enough and when that final horn blew in the ODAC semifinals last year, I was nowhere near ready to stop. I had all kinds ...more
Sophomore Jaimie Grace, a business major and a forward/center on the Hornet women's basketball team, narrates her unique summer study abroad trip to Australia.
By Jaimie Grace
This summer I traveled to Australia with 19 other Lynchburg College students for a month long study abroad trip. The trip, organized by the American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS), ...more
Rising Senior Lauren Penley, a key member of the Hornet women's basketball team, had an interesting internship this summer. Here is a summary of her experiences in her own words.
In order to become a veterinarian, you need to experience working with animals in a variety of fields. Previous summers, I've worked at a small ...more
Note: Hornet sophomore women's basketball player Sarah Coon spend six weeks this summer studying abroad in Costa Rica. She writes about her trip below:
I was at lunch when I received my acceptance to the study abroad program I had applied to. Shortly after, I set my dates, June 22 to August 3, and chose my ...more
My three children have been around my team since they were born and I told them when they turned 10 years old they could be on the sideline during a game. Last February my oldest daughter, Holly turned 10. No sooner than us celebrating her birthday did she remind me that she is now allowed ...more
Logan Short is someone that comes around only once in awhile. Logan was a walk on from Delaware and he had an infectious personality. He knew all of the mascots of everybody's high school and was always trying to find out new trivia.
On the field, Logan earned his way onto our team and in his ...more
Adam Tinklepaugh won the Sommerville Scholar award in 2006. This award is the most prestigious award given to a student at Lynchburg College. Adam had a resume that was very thick and it included being a PASS Leader, EMS, Lacrosse player, etc.
I still remember talking with Adam that night on the phone and he told ...more
A Way of Life
One of the highlights of this job is getting the chance to sit down with some alumni, talk, and share some of our greatest memories. It is almost unbelievable to think that I am entering my 17th year as head coach. I cannot begin to tell you about the impact the student ...more