GC Pride Men’s Soccer Tops Guilford 1-0 In Overtime

Posted by Press Release on August 30, 2014 at 10:14 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, NC — Shaun Watt connected on a header off a feed from Whit Maupin, as the Greensboro College Pride toped the Quakers of Guilford in two overtimes 1-0. Both teams had their chances throughout the course of regulation, but neither team were able to find the back of the net. In the first overtime …Read the Rest…

Greensboro College Pride Volleyball Splits Season Openers

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DANVILLE, VA — A new era for the Greensboro College women’s volleyball team started on Saturday afternoon. Head Coach Kaci Pike picked up her first career win with the Prides two match split at the 20th Annual Averett Cougars Classic. The Pride defeated Hollins 3-2 before falling against Randolph College 3-0. Hollins was able to …Read the Rest…


GC Pride Soccer Women Pick Up First Win of 2014 Against Marymount

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ARLINGTON, VA – The Pride women’s soccer team got their first victory of the season on Saturday afternoon. Greensboro (1-1) defeated Marymount (0-1-1) by a final score of 2-0 for their first shutout of the year. Both teams used strong defense for the first 82 minutes of the game before the Pride broke through. Allison …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Volleyball Kristin Heldt Reaches 1,000 Kills In Win Over North Florida

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• Senior Kristin Heldt led the team with 15 kills, putting her over 1,000 kills for her career. She had seven kills in the third set to give her 1,001 all time. • Senior Kristin Heldt and junior Gabi Mirand were named to the Duke Invitational All-Tournament team. • High Point is 2-1 after the …Read the Rest…

Elon Cross Country Sweeps Dual Meet With UNCG

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University men’s and women’s cross country programs opened its 2014 season on Saturday morning, Aug. 30, with a dual meet sweep versus local rival and former conference foe UNCG at the Elon Cross Country Course. In their first meet under first-year Phoenix head cross country coach Nick Polk, the Elon …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Soccer Final – N.C. Wesleyan 2, Guilford 0

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ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – Sarah Olsowski and Hannah Tolson scored less than five minutes apart early in the second half in North Carolina Wesleyan College’s 2-0 soccer win over visiting Guilford College Friday afternoon in both teams’ season opener. The Battling Bishops outshot Guilford, 8-1, in the first half, but Quakers’ goalie Becca Banks made …Read the Rest…

Terrapins Take 3-1 Win Over Elon Phoenix Volleyball

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon volleyball team started the 2014 season off strong this evening, Aug. 29, in a close match against Maryland in the first day of the Elon Phoenix Classic, but the Terrapins eventually prevailed with a 3-1 (23-25. 25-16, 14-25, 20-25) win in front of a loud maroon and gold crowd in …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Soccer Falls To UNC Wilmington In Season Opener, 2-0

Posted by Press Release on August 29, 2014 at 10:55 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s soccer team fell in its home opener to UNC Wilmington by a score of 2-0 on Friday night at Vert Stadium. The Panthers had 10 shots in the loss with two on frame. High Point fell behind in the 28th minute on a goal by Wilmington’s …Read the Rest…

Greensboro College Soccer Pride Women Drop Opener To McDaniel 2-1

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ARLINGTON, VA — The Greensboro College Pride women’s soccer team (0-1) fell in their opening match of the 2014 season against McDaniel College(1-0) by a 2-1 tally. The match up took place at Marymount College, who is playing host to the 2014 Marymount College Women’s Soccer Invitational. After a scoreless first forty-five minutes of play, …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball Falls In Four Sets at No. 21 Duke

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DURHAM, N.C. – The High Point University volleyball team fell to No. 21 Duke 3-1 (19-25, 19-25, 25-15, 23-25) on Friday at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Senior Chelsea Davis posted a double-double with 15 kills and 12 digs in the contest. The Panthers pushed the defending ACC Champions to four sets with an impressive 25-15 win …Read the Rest…

College Cross Country Results – Bridgewater Wins Both Races at Guilford College Invitational/ODAC Preview Meet

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Bridgewater College captured both men’s and women’s cross country races Friday evening in the 2014 Guilford College Invitational/Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Preview Meet. The teams ran Guilford’s Meadows Course on the north side of campus under warm and cloudy conditions. The Eagles’ men placed five runners among the top seven individuals …Read the Rest…


Elon Men’s Soccer Falls in Season Opener to Stetson

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DURHAM, N.C. – The Elon University men’s soccer team suffered a setback in its season opener in a 3-2 defeat at the hands of Stetson on Friday evening, August 29, in the opening match of the John Rennie/Nike Classic, hosted by Duke, at Koskinen Statdium. The Hatters (1-0) spoiled the regular-season coaching debut of Phoenix …Read the Rest…

High Point Volleyball Opens Season With Five-Set Win Over Furman

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DURHAM, N.C. – The High Point University volleyball team opened the 2014 season with a five-set win over Furman at the Duke Invitational at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C. Four Panthers posted double-digit kills and junior Wavie Chin had a career-high 25 digs. The Panthers jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the match …Read the Rest…

Elon Cross Country Hosts UNCG in Season-Opening Dual Meet

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University men’s and women’s cross country programs open their 2014 campaigns on Saturday, Aug. 30, with a dual meet versus local rival and former conference foe UNCG. The meet will begin with the women’s 5K race at 9 a.m. followed the men’s 5K run on the Elon Cross Country Course. …Read the Rest…

Ragsdale Women’s Golf Opens with Strong Showing

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Courtesy of Brian Herndon, Ragsdale Athletic Director: The Ragsdale Women’s Golf team defeated Northern Guilford at Jamestown Park yesterday shooting 121 to 135 to start the season with a 1- 0 record. Medalist Joliana Elias shot a 1 under par 35, Freshman Madison Isaacson finished 3rd with a 41, Junior Brooke Fields finished 4th with …Read the Rest…

HPCA JV Volleyball Loses to North Raleigh Christian

Posted by Press Release on August 28, 2014 at 10:03 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Game 1 26/24 HPCA Game 2 14/25 NRCA Game 3 11/25 NRCA Cougars are 2-2. Next game is Tuesday at home against Forsyth Home Educators at 4. Submitted by Kelly Coats

South Atlantic League Announces 2014 Annual All-Star Team:Two Greensboro Grasshoppers among the tops in the SAL

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from www.gsohoppers.com: South Atlantic League Announces 2014 Annual All-Star Team Eric Krupa, President of the South Atlantic League, announced the selection of the 2014 Annual All-Star Team. The All-Star Team was voted on by the 14 South Atlantic League Team’s Field Managers, General Managers, Sports Writers and Broadcasters for a total of 56 votes. [The …Read the Rest…


Elon Volleyball Opens Season With Elon Phoenix Classic

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon volleyball team begins its 2014 campaign this weekend with its annual Elon Phoenix Classic. The Phoenix will host Maryland, San Jose State and Liberty in Alumni Gym in the round-robin tournament Friday, Aug. 29 – Saturday, Aug. 30. Season Preview The Phoenix returns 12 players, including five starters, from its …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Soccer Opens 2014 at John Reinne/Nike Classic

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University men’s soccer team kicks off the 2014 regular season this weekend as the Phoenix travels to Durham, N.C., for the John Reinne/Nike Classic beginning on Friday, Aug. 29 with a date versus Stetson at 5 p.m. Elon then concludes the tournament with a match versus Loyola Marymount on Sunday, …Read the Rest…

Two Greensboro College Pride Women’s Lacrosse Players Honored By IWLCA

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(Grand Lake, CO) – The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association has honored 368 student-athletes from 126 different institutions with inclusion in the 2014 IWLCA Division III Academic Honor Roll. The Pride were represented on the team by former women’s lacrosse player Melissa Townsend, and senior Athletic Training student Nadya Fedun. All student-athletes were nominated by …Read the Rest…