Year: 2019

Athletics Announces 2019 Themed Football Games

The Chowan University Department of Athletics is excited to announce its themed games for the 2019 home football season: September 14, 2019 Chowan University vs. Alderson Broaddus, 1:00 pm at Garrison Stadium CU ACADEMIC CHAMPIONS DAY / COMMUNITY & CLUB DAY The Athletic Department will recognize two groups this Saturday: all student-athletes with a 3.0 or higher cumulative grade […]

Vincents Named Father & Son Greats

In July, current head men's basketball coach, Brett Vincent, and his father Don were honored as Father & Son Greats in West Virginia. Coach Vincent started his collegiate playing career at West Virginia University, where he played two seasons.  Brett would appear in 40 games recording 125 points and knocking down 27 three-pointers.  Vincent would continue his playing […]

CU Football Catches Watermelon Fever

Members of the Chowan University football team were hard at work volunteering for the NC Watermelon Festival in Murfreesboro Friday morning. Under the direction of festival committee members John and Sandra Woodard, Jayden Riley, David Keck, and Connor O'Brien helped prepare and set up booths for the arts and crafts vendors. Boone and Keck also […]

Hayley Nejman To Lead Acrobatics & Tumbling Program

The Chowan Athletic Department and Vice President of Athletics, Patrick Mashuda, welcome Hayley Nejman as the first-ever head coach of Acrobatics & Tumbling at Chowan. Hayley comes to Chowan following a season at Urbana University as Assistant Acrobatics & Tumbling Coach in the program's inaugural season.  Nejman helped Urbana to a third-place finish at the Mountain East Conference Championship. […]

Chowan Football Picked Fourth In CIAA Preseason

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) released the 2019 Football Preseason Order of Finish and Preseason Team in Salem, VA on Thursday. The Hawks were picked fourth overall and third in the Northern Division, the highest overall selection under head coach Tim Place.  Chowan finished the 2018 season with a 6-4 record and a 4-2 mark in […]

New League, New Opponents: King University

As Chowan Athletics transitions into the Conference Carolinas, each week throughout the summer, will profile a different Conference Carolinas school as a way to introduce our new league opponents in 2019-20. This week's profile features King University. Location: Bristol, TN Nickname: Tornado Founded: 1876 Colors: Blue and Red Enrollment: 2,357 Athletics Website: President: Mr. Alexander Whitaker Twitter: @KingAthletics Athletics Director: David Hicks Facebook: KU Tornado Conference History: Has […]

CU Basketball’s Ugljesa Portic Selected To NABC Honors Court

The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced the 2018-19 NABC Honors Court, recognizing those men's collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the past season. The NABC Honors Court recognizes the talents and gifts that these men possess off the court and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom. Ugljesa Portic was […]

Chowan University Awards Clary Honorary Doctorate

Donnie Odell Clary was conferred an honorary doctorate of business administration during the spring commencement ceremony at Chowan University to recognize his exemplary service to the institution. Clary, now Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs, has been with the university since 2005. Under his leadership as Vice President for Business and Finance, Chowan University garnered a […]

Young Joins CU Athletic Training Staff

The Chowan Athletic Department and Director of Sports Medicine, Eric Gustafson, announced the hiring of Jessica Young as an assistant athletic trainer. Jessica Young comes to Chowan after completing her masters' in Human Development and Leadership at Murray State in May 2019.  While with the Racers, Young assisted with volleyball, women's soccer, football, men's and women's cross country, track and […]

CU Bookstore Hosts School Supply Drive

The CU Bookstore is partnering with Hertford County to collect donations of school supplies in order to help K-12 students in the community prepare for the 2019-20 school year. The school supply drive begins now and runs through August 31st.  Any and all supplies are needed and welcome. Donations may include notebooks, binders, folder, pencils, […]