Victoria is interested in sports history. She researches college football in the Deep South in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, and the themes of masculinity, violence, and southern honor.
BA, Bradley University, History and Journalism 2014
William Jennings Bryan 2016 award winner: best graduate student history paper of the academic year (paper title: "'Bloody Crimson and Somber Black': Honor, Violence, and Georgia Football at the Turn of the Twentieth Century")
Greg and Amanda Gregory research grant recipient, summer 2016 (awarded toward travel to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, for research on the University of Alabama's football program)