In Giffard’s second year, expectations are high for men’s soccer

August 28, 2011 admin 0

When a coach is hired in athletics, it’s usually because the coach before them was either doing so good they moved up the coaching ladder, or so bad they got fired. And if men’s soccer head coach Dave Giffard had been hired because of the former, perhaps he could have left the squad as is without overhauling it.

The Final Four Effect: Faculty and alumni

July 1, 2011 admin 0

Considering it was always going to take months, if not years, to figure out the exact effect of VCU’s Final Four run, you could understand why Sybil Halloran was a bit bemused the first time she was asked how big of an impact the run would have.