The Cavaliers finished 39-19-1 last season and played host to an
North Carolina is fourth, N.C. State 11th and Georgia Tech 21st. Clemson,
Defending conference champion
Indoor track and field:
Hampton sophomore Sulaiman Fareed and junior Breana Norman earned
Fareed won the men’s shot put at the CNU Invitational on Sunday with a throw of 51 feet, 7 1/4 inches. Norman won the women’s high jump at 5-8 3/4.
Buford Meredith, the longest-tenured employee in the Virginia Tech athletics department, died Wednesday night at age 78.
Meredith, a grounds foreman, started working at Tech in 1962 and in athletics in April 1966.
Christopher Newport, coming off two NCAA tournament berths, was picked to finish fourth among nine teams in the USA South, traditionally one of the nation's better Division III conferences.