Day: March 13, 2001

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“Vanishing Amphibians” exhibit opens at Mountain Heritage Center

“Vanishing Amphibians,” a Smithsonian Institution exhibit that examines the worldwide decline of amphibian populations, will be on display March 26-May 4 at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center. Developed by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, the exhibit examines amphibian biology and […]

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Lady Catamount Tennis Updates

March 11, 2001 The Western Carolina women’s tennis team fell to College of Charleston Sunday 7-0 in collegiate tennis action at the Silcox Courts. WCU’s Shelby Fitzpatrick lost a hard fought battle in the first game 6-3 to Charleston’s Marcella Valkenhoff. She then fell 6-1 in the second game. Emmy […]

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Catamount Baseball: Diamond Notes

Alan Beck Named Player-of-the-Week Alan Beck, a sophomore left fielder at Western Carolina,has been named the Southern Conference baseball Player of the Week, it was announced. Beck (Hudson, N.C./South Caldwell) raised his batting average 48 points by going 8-for-14 (.571) with nine RBI at the plate and led WCU to […]

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WCU Men’s Golf Places Fourth

The Western Carolina men’s golf team moved up two spots from its first day finish to place fourth in a 17-team field at the Winthrop/Waterford Invitational. The event was the first for the Catamounts this spring and marked the team’s second top five finish of the 2000-01 season. Freshman Jason […]