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

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January 2

Basketball (M) @ Southern Wesleyan 92-71

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Chowan 48-37

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January 5

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 77-90

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 81-64

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January 9

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 70-54

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 106-72

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January 11

Swimming Women @ Queens 40-165

Swimming Men at Queens 37-166

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January 12

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 59-72

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 96-83

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January 16

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 74-71

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 86-87

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January 18

Swimming Men @ Wingate w/LR

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January 19

Swimming WOMEN vs. WINGATE/LR

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 60-100

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 80-82

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January 23

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 82-74

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 65-73

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January 25

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 1)

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 30

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

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