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Welcome to Blacksburg Sports Club


Thank you for visiting Blacksburg Sports Club, the New River Valley's home for supporting local varsity athletic programs, primarily those of Blacksburg High School and Virginia Tech. We provide a setting for fellowship and education around a sports theme. We participate in and sponsor various fund-raising events to generate additional support for the athletic programs at Blacksburg High School and Virginia Tech. We wholeheartedly welcome the public to attend these events! Profits are used primarily to:

  • Promote excellence throughout the athletic departments of Blacksburg High School and Virginia Tech
  • Fund major projects at the two schools
  • Support under-funded athletic programs

Upcoming Event:
Brad Wurthman, VT Associate Athletic Director, External Operations

Mark Diethorn
February 26, 11:30AM
Sponsored by: Common Cents Tax Service
Introduction: Susan Marchi
Invocation by: Sandy Sclaudecker
Menu Provided by Custom Catering
Only $11.00 per plate, including drink






Spring 2020 Speaker Schedule

Date Speaker Introducer Invocation Sponsor
January 8 *5:30PM* Whit Babcock, VT Director of Athletics Sue Brilliant Jim Wightman Brandon Semones - State Farm Insurance
January 15 Mike Brizendine, VT Head Coach, Men's Soccer Rosemary Goss Andi Parron Valley Landscaping, Inc.
January 22 John Sung, VT Head Coach, Women's Lacrosse Susan Marchi Carole Poland Mount Tabor Ruritan Club
January 29 Terry Ann Zawacki-Woods, VT Head Coach, Women's Tennis Dick Arnold Dawn Musser Companion Animal Clinic
February 5 Bill Roth, Former Voice of the Hokies Ann Cassell Bonnie Lawton Blacksburg Country Club
February 12 Mark Diethorn, VT Director, Player Personnel Gary Firebaugh Pam Ayers Linkous Auctioneers
February 19 Pete D'Amour, VT Head Coach, Softball Sandy Birch Sandy Birch First Bank and Trust, Hethwood Branch
February 26 Brad Wurthman, VT Associate Athletic Director, External Operations Susan Marchi Sandy Schlaudecker Common Cents Tax Service
March 4 Perren Young, VT Head Spirit Coach Nancy Brittle Andi Parron The Hearing Clinic
March 11 Shelley Blumenthal and Travis Eschenmann, BHS Soccer Coaches Dave Crist Paul Ruszler Substation II
March 18 Dave Cianelli, VT Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Cory Byrd Dennis Semones Eleven West
March 25 John Szefc, VT Head Coach, Baseball Ronnie Marcum Brandon Semones Edward Jones Investments
April 1 Bryant Johnson, VT Announcer, Women's Basketball & Baseball Jennie Hamm Faye Marcum John Vile, BSC Web Administrator
April 8 Jim Thompson, VT Head Coach, Men's Tennis Ken Stiles Bonne Lawton Foxridge Apartment Homes
April 15 Senior Awards Luncheon Mike Burnop Carole Poland Virginia Tech Athletic Fund
April 22 Shawn Poppie, VT Assistant Coach, Basketball Sue Brilliant Brenda Winstead
April 29 Peter Lyell, BHS Athletic Director Joe Jennelle Diedra Reynolds-Journey Marin & Wilkie
May 6 *5:30PM* Dawn Musser Andi Parron Virginia Eagle Distributing

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