Category: Athletics

Chowan Athletics Names Madisen Lavelle as Director of Athletic Communications

Chowan Athletics Names Madisen Lavelle as Director of Athletic Communications

Associate Vice President for Athletics, Patrick Mashuda, announced in July 2024 that Madisen Lavelle will be the department’s new Director of Athletic Communications.  Before taking on this position, she excelled as a collegiate softball player at Davis and Elkins College, where she played for five years, and has NCAA tournament experience. The Pittsburgh, PA native graduated in May of 2024 […]

Conference Carolinas Announces the Addition of Women’s Flag Football for 2025-26

Flag football

7/2/2024 12:06:00 PM GREENVILLE, S.C. – Conference Carolinas announced today the addition of women’s flag football as a conference-sponsored sport starting in 2025-26. Conference Carolinas is the first NCAA Division I or II conference to sponsor women’s flag football, and second NCAA conference, joining Division III’s Atlantic East. The league will have at least six institutions […]

CU’s Skyler Davies Selected Recipient of Conference Carolinas All-Sportsmanship Award

Skyler Davies

GREENVILLE, S.C. –Skyler Davies of Chowan has been selected the recipient of the Conference Carolinas All-Sportsmanship Award. This is the first Conference Carolinas All-Sportsmanship Award that a student-athlete from Chowan University has garnered since entering the league as a full member four years ago.  In a February contest at Belmont Abbey, Davies acted when a member […]

Chowan Athletics Announces 2024 Summer Camp Line Up

Athletic Summer Camps

The Chowan University Department of Athletics announced today a summer line up of sports camps. Football, women’s basketball, men’s soccer, and softball have all announced team and/or prospect camp dates for the summer months.  Camp offerings will be updated throughout the summer as they become available. Kids camps are being offered through the men’s soccer […]

Chowan University Alumni turn out for Annual Alumni Game

Alumni Relations

Chowan University held its annual alumni appreciation game on Saturday, February 17th. The event, which aimed to honor and celebrate the university’s alumni, saw graduates come from all over to celebrate their time at Chowan.  The women’s and men’s basketball teams took to the court in front of a lively crowd consisting of students, alumni, […]

Chowan University Athletics Hosts Night Full of Honors at Home Basketball Games

Play 4 Kay

 The Chowan University Athletic Department hosted its annual cancer awareness basketball game on Wednesday, February 14th. The Chowan men’s and women’s basketball teams played host to Conference Carolinas rival the University of Mount Olive in a thrilling doubleheader that saw the Hawks come away with two decisive victories.  Not only did the Hawks celebrate two […]

Chowan University Announces 2024 Commencement and Senior Banquet Speakers

Commencement Speakers

An important part of the annual Senior Banquet and Commencement Ceremony are the speeches delivered by members of the graduating class. By having students speak, it acknowledges the centrality of students in the life of the University. Typically, the speeches include a compelling story that incorporates their Chowan experience, a story that connects their story […]

Shane Rademacher Signs With San Francisco Giants


Growing up, every child has someone that they idolize.  It could be a family member, celebrity, professional athlete, or several other occupations.  For most little boys the dream is to play a professional sport. As for Shane Rademacher, that dream was no different.  On August 4, 2023, Shane signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants.  The six-foot […]

Chowan Tabs Kameron Beans To Lead Volleyball Program

Coach Beans

Chowan Athletics and Athletics Director Patrick Mashuda announced the hiring of Kameron Beans as the new head women’s volleyball coach. Kameron comes to Chowan after being the Technical Director and 18 Head National Team Coach at Chesapeake Elite Volleyball Academy in Maryland.  Kameron co-founded CEVA in 2014 while being the National Head Coach for the previous six years. […]

Harris Elevated, Takes Over Chowan Women’s Lacrosse

Chris Harris

 Chowan Athletics and Director of Athletics, Patrick Mashuda, announces the elevation of Chris Harris to head coach of the Chowan Women’s Lacrosse program. “Coach Harris has proven himself as an assistant coach on the women’s lacrosse side, and a head coach on the cross country side of athletics,” stated Patrick Mashuda, Director of Athletics. “It will be […]