Senior midfielder Catie Perkins found the back of the net from the VCU doorstep in the 53rd minute to trigger a four-point scoring run and secure the Colonial victory.
Redshirt junior guard Gabby Nikitinaite will enter the transfer portal for her final year of eligibility.
The squad remains atop the central pod’s standings with just five series to go in conference play.
The Global Women’s Institute has launched an online credential exam, the first of its kind to certify experts in gender and international development.
The Regional appearance marks the first in Chambliss’ college career and the first time a Colonial has qualified on vault since current assistant coach Chelsea Raineri secured the feat in 2017.
The squad has faced an unprecedented losing streak this season, dropping 10 of its 11 games including all seven Atlantic 10 games.
Rizzotti said her firing came down to the “wins and losses,” which she called surprising given the “really positive” feedback she had received.
Head coach Jennifer Ulehla said the team is focused on learning her offensive and defensive systems.
Former men’s tennis players said they learned leadership and discipline in their time with the program, along with lifelong friends they still cherish.
Experts said the 20 percent increase in applicants interested in public health is likely due to growing interest in epidemiology during the pandemic.