Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Patricia Rice Whitley

Patricia Rice Whitley

Year Inducted: 1995
Category: Coach


- Founder of modern intercollegiate women;s athletics at Catawba
- Taught Physical Education & Therapeutic Recreation, 1964-present
- Coached all five women's sports - volleyball, field hockey , basketball, softball and tennis 1964-73
- Continued to coach tennis and volleyball until 1981
- Coached eight consecutive undefeated field hockey teams 1964-71
- Ten-year field hockey record of 72-2-5, .943 winning percentage
- The 1971 team (10-0-0) was undefeated and unscored on
- Taught CPR until Sports Medicine program began in 1980s
- Volunteer for Rowan County Sprcial Olympics and Association for Retarded Citizens
- Award of Excellence from Governor's C ouncil of Physical Education & Health, February 4, 1995
- Hometown: Conover, NC

Today's Events

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae, 5:00VideoStats

Calendar

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November 2

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

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November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th

Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th

Football @ Newberry 10-40

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

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November 6

Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3

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November 9

Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82

Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67

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November 10

Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63

Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86

Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3

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November 14

Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67

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November 16

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)

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November 17

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2)

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-8th; M-10th

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 30-23

Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 76-56

Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 86-65

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November 18

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3) W-9th;M-9th

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November 19

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 5 p.m.

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November 26

Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.

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November 28

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

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November 30

Swimming vs. CHOWAN

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