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John Unice ’65 overcame hurdles on and off court

January 10, 2021
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John Unice, an enthusiastic, “get-after” it type of basketball player at Uniontown High School and Washington & Jefferson College and then later successful coach at Washington and McKeesport high schools and W&J, had amyloidosis – a rare and serious protein disorder with a bleak survival rate.

Brian Blackwell ’05 named PIAA Swimming Coach of the Year

December 9, 2020
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He never saw it coming. He never even knew he was a viable candidate. So, when Seneca Valley swimming coach Brian Blackwell was informed in October that he was named PIAA Swimming Coach of the Year? “I had to be sure the person wasn’t kidding around with me,” Blackwell said. “I never expected to…

Carli Hopkin ’20 winner of 2020 IWLCA Community Awareness Award

December 9, 2020
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The individual Community Awareness Award recognizes those student-athletes who have contributed significantly to their community in a given academic year. These students have given their time and energy to support and develop athlete-community relations and have distinguished themselves from their peers.

W&J Connection (On-Campus) – November

November 5, 2020
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Join us on-campus for a meet-and-greet opportunity with our W&J faculty, staff, and athletics coaches. Full event agenda coming soon. Register below!

W&J Virtual Connection Panel

November 4, 2020
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Make a connection with our W&J faculty, staff, and athletics coaches during this virtual session held on Zoom. Full event agenda coming soon. Register below!

Pete Henry (Class of 1919) Listed in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

October 27, 2020
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As one of the oldest franchises in the NFL, the Giants lay claim to one of the largest contingents of Pro Football Hall of Famers of any team. Pete Henry, Class of 2019 from Washington & Jefferson College, is featured.

Where Are They Now: W&J Men’s Water Polo Alumnus Zachary Puhala ’04

October 22, 2020
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Like a fine chef, Washington & Jefferson College men’s water polo alumnus Zachary Puhala ’04 mixed the right ingredients into his time as an athlete for the Presidents.

W&J Connection (On-Campus) – October

October 15, 2020
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Join us on-campus for a meet-and-greet opportunity with our W&J faculty, staff, and athletics coaches. Full event agenda coming soon. Register below!

W&J Virtual Connection Panel

October 14, 2020
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Make a connection with our W&J faculty, staff, and athletics coaches during this virtual session held on Zoom. Full event agenda coming soon. Register below!

W&J Athletic Director Scott McGuinness on Recruiting Student Athletes Over Zoom

August 28, 2020
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The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing changes to the fanfare of being recruited by any college team but especially smaller schools on a budget.