Cheerleading ARCHIVES

Held hired as P&H’s Esports Director

July 30, 2021

MARTINSVILLE, VA —Nicole Held has always had a love for technology and she focuses that passion to help students gain access to all kinds of tech-related experiences. Now, Held's passion has drawn her to Patrick & Henry Community College where she will help P&HCC's student-athletes make opportunities in esports as the college's...
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PHCC Athletics Welcomes New Dance and Cheer Coach

November 11, 2020

MARTINSVILLE, VA — Patrick Henry Community College athletic department will have a new Dance and Cheer Coach this spring. Lauren Smith will lead the college’s Gold and Blue Competitive Dance Team and the PHCC Cheer Team. “I am very pleased to welcome Lauren to PHCC,” Henderson said.  “She brings experience as both a dancer,...

PHCC esports team member to compete in the NJCAA 2020 Championship

April 28, 2020

MARTINSVILLE, VA — Noah Stockton is a freshman member of the Patrick Henry Community College esports team. His game of choice is Super Smash Brothers. This semester, Stockton competed against more than sixty of the best Super Smash Brothers players in the National Junior College Athletic Association. After weeks of elimination...
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PHCC Esports Team Prepares for New Season, Tryouts Coming Soon

January 22, 2020

MARTINSVILLE, VA — As PHCC's esports team prepares for the Spring 2020 season, the ePats are looking to grow their Overwatch, Super Smash Brothers, and Rocket League teams. Strong players interested in joining the PHCC’s Overwatch team can tryout on Friday, January 24 from 4 pm to 6 pm or Saturday, January 25 from 9 am to 12 pm....
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Haley Named New PHCC Esports Coach

August 5, 2019

MARTINSVILLE, VA – When the Patrick Henry Community College’s eSports team kicks off the fall season, it will be under the leadership of a new head coach. The Patriots are hiring Martinsville, Virginia native Nick Haley to be the college’s new eSports head coach. Haley has more than a decade of competitive gaming experience. His...

Women, sports, advocacy: new hire has a big job

March 22, 2019

Patrick Henry Community College is creating a new position in its athletic department to specifically address female athletes’ needs. PHCC’s new position is modeled after the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Senior Woman Administrator position. This role, which is being adopted by colleges around the nation, ensures women...

Patriots Celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day

February 7, 2018

PHCC Athletics celebrates the National Girls and Women in Sports Day by remembering the female student-athletes who have represented the Patriots since 2006.  Watch below our tribute to today with some of the 453 Lady Pats that have competed on our teams....

PHCC Cheerleading Tryouts

September 4, 2014

The PHCC Cheerleading Team will have Tryouts next week on Monday, September 8th and Wednesday, September 10th.  The tryouts are open to all PHCC Students.  They will begin at 8pm in Stone Hall's Gymnasium.  If you have any questions, please contact Head Cheerleading Coach Veronica Favero at...
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Favero tabbed as new cheer coach

July 11, 2013

Veronica Favero Veronica Favero, who has helped coach cheerleading squads at Bassett High School since 2008, has been named the head cheer coach at Patrick Henry Community College. After serving as the junior varsity basketball cheer coach at BHS in 2008, Favero took over as the head coach for the Bengals’ competition and...
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PHCC to host Cheerleading tryouts

June 27, 2013

The PHCC Cheerleading team has announced their tryout dates for the 2013-2014 academic year. There will be tryouts for all interested current PHCC students on Spetember 4th and 5th from 7 to 9 in Collins Gymnasium, in Stone Hall. Potential cheerleaders will need to possess dedication and commitment to the program, and be enthusiastic...
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