Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Dwight Durante

Dwight Durante

Year Inducted: 1983
Category: Basketball


- NAIA All-America Selection, 1st Team, 1969
- Honorable Mention All-America, 1966 & 1968
- Second leading scorer on the NAIA Olympic trial champions, 1968
- All-Carolinas Conference Tournament team, 1966, 1968, 1969
- Conference Scoring champion, 1966, 1969
- Sixth in the nation, scoring, 1966, 32.1 average
- Seventh in the nation, scoring, 1968, 28.3 average
- Ninth in the nation, scoring, 1969, 27.9 average
- Catawba's All-Time Career leading scorer, 2,913 points, 29.4 average

SINGLE-GAME CATAWBA RECORDS
- Points Scored - 58 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66
- Field Goals - 23 vs. Atlantic Christian, 1968-69
- Field Goals Attempted - 52 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66
- Free Throws - 24 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66
- Free Throws Attempted - 30 vs. Western Carolina, 1965-66

SINGLE-SEASON CATAWBA RECORDS
- Points Scored 878 in 1967-68
- Scoring Average 32.1 in 1965-66
- Field Goals - 367 in 1967-68
- Field Goals Attempts - 835 in 1967-68
- Free Throws - 178 in 1965-66
- Free Throw Attempts - 226 in 1965-66

Drafted 1969 by the New York Knickerbockers

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October 2

Volleyball @ Wingate 0-3

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October 3

Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 2-1

Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 1-5

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October 5

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 92-170

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

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October 6

Volleyball @ Newberry 3-2

Football vs. ALBANY STATE 21-35

Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 3-0

Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 6-1

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October 7

Tennis (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 3-4

Tennis (W) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7-0

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October 8

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of SALISBURY)

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October 9

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of SALISBURY) 10th of 18

Tennis (W) vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST, ppd. 5 p.m.

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

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October 10

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill 1-0

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October 12

Cross Country Royals Challenge M-15th;W-19th

Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3

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October 13

Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 2) 1st of 5

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 0-3

Football @ Wingate 25-35

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October 14

Soccer (M) vs. COKER 1-2

Soccer (W) vs. COKER 5-0

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October 15

Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

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October 16

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 9th of 14

Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 9th of 14

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 2-3

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October 17

Soccer (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4

Soccer (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4

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October 19

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-3

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October 20

Football vs. TUSCULUM 55-37

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 3-0

Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 0-2

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October 22

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC)

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October 23

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)

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October 24

Soccer (W) vs. CHOWAN 2 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 7:30 p.m.

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October 25

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.

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October 26

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 7 p.m.

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October 27

Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) noon

Football vs. LIMESTONE 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 7:30 p.m.

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October 30

Soccer (W) SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Basketball (M) @ Wichita St. (Exhib.)

Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.

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