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Skyler Padgett signs with Virginia Commonwealth University

Senior field hockey player (forward/midfield) Skyler Padgett signed with Virginia Commonwealth University – Division I.

Skyler was the team’s MVP for two years, Blue Ridge Cable 13 Female Athlete of the Week, team captain and a second team all-state selection in 2018. She is also a member of the varsity lacrosse team, a member of TATU, National Art Honor Society and a volunteer for the United Way.

She plans on majoring in health and physical education.

She is the daughter of Michael and Paige Padgett of Millrift.   


Pictured (front row – from left to right) – Mr. Michael Padgett, senior Skyler Padgett, Mrs. Paige Padgett

(back row – from left to right) – High school principal Dr. Brian Blaum, former field hockey coach Lindsay Gonzalez, head field hockey coach Marielle Cavallaro, Chris Comisky (coach for Surge – field hockey club team), and athletic director Chris Ross