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Sweet Briar Names New Head Field Hockey Coach

| March 27, 2009

Sweet Briar athletic director Kelly Morrison has announced the appointment of Jessica Lamina as head field hockey coach. Lamina comes to Sweet Briar after serving as the assistant coach at Gettysburg College. Her first day at Sweet Briar will be April 2, 2009.

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Swimming Finishes Year Strong With 3rd Place Showing

| March 10, 2009

RADFORD, Va. — “It’s not how you start, but how you finish.” What coach has not used these words as motivation for their team? Over the season, the team has had ups and downs. But through all the extra swimming and dry land sessions, the team’s ultimate goal was performing its best at the ODAC/Atlantic States Championships. Did the team succeed? Mission accomplished.

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Tennis’ Edahl and Maldonado Receive ODAC Recognition

| February 24, 2009

Sweet Briar College tennis players Virginia Edahl, a junior from Charlotte, N.C. and first-year Krista Maldonado received recognition from the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) for their outstanding play this weekend

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Tennis Travels to Salem College for Season Opener

| February 19, 2009

The Sweet Briar tennis team will begin the 2009 spring season with their first match on Saturday February 21 at Salem College (1-0) in Winston-Salem, NC. The following day, the Vixens will take on Greensboro College (0-1) in at Bur-Mil Park in Greensboro. The Sweet Briar tennis home opener is scheduled for Friday February 27 against Washington and Lee University.

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ODAC Swim Championships – Final Team Results

| February 15, 2009

ODAC/Atlantic States Championship 2009 — 2/13/2009 to 2/15/2009
Team Rankings — Through Event 18

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Sweet Briar School Record Broken at ODAC Championships

| February 13, 2009

Radford, Va.—The Sweet Briar Vixen Swim Team started Day 1 of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championships (ODAC) with a very strong start against their conference opponents at Radford University. Current standings after today’s events have the Vixen swim team in third place in a field of eight.

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Vixen Swimmers Honored for Academics

| February 10, 2009

The College Swim Coaches Association of America has recognized the Sweet Briar College’s swim team for its high academic performance. The team finished the 2008 fall semester with a 3.15 grade point average.

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Vixen Swimmers Receive Academic All-American Recognition

| February 10, 2009

The College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has recognized the Sweet Briar College Swim Team for its high academic performance.

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Edahl Honored by Virginia Sports Information Directors

| June 16, 2008

Tennis Vixen Virginia Edahl (Charlotte, N.C./Providence) was honored with second-team honors on Monday as the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced its 2008 All-State teams.

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Varsity Sports Awards Banquet Marks the End of the 2007-08 Athletic Season

| May 1, 2008

The 2007-08 athletic season officially came to an end on Thursday evening, as Sweet Briar College Athletics held its annual Varsity Sports Awards Banquet. The night featured the presentation of eight major awards, as well as varsity letters and team awards.

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