Elon Football to Open 2015 Season on Thursday, Sept. 3

Posted by Press Release on January 29, 2015 at 11:47 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University and Wake Forest University athletic departments have announced that the 2015 season-opening football bout between the two programs will be played on Thursday, Sept. 3 in Winston-Salem, N.C. It will mark the first time in its NCAA Division I tenure that the Phoenix has opened a campaign on a …Read the Rest…

New CBS/MaxPreps.com Xcellent 25 Girls High School Basketball Rankings with New Hope Christian Academy at #16

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New poll from CBS/MaxPreps.com with the Phoenix, from New Hope Christian Academy in Thomasville, at #16 in the nation and the Myers Park Mustangs, from Charlotte, are on up there at #10 in the nation…. Poll is in from www.maxpreps.com: CLICK HERE to see/view page… 1. (1) Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.), 19-1 2. (2) …Read the Rest…


Howard Leads GC Pride Men To 65-50 Win Over Panthers

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GREENSBORO, NC – The Greensboro College men’s basketball team picked up their seventh straight home win on Wednesday night by defeating the Panthers of Ferrum College 65-50. Simeon Howard continued his tear of late finishing the night with a game high 24 points to go along with ten rebounds. In the first half of play, …Read the Rest…

Elon MBB Drops Road Tilt Against UNCW

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – Costly turnovers by Elon coupled with a big first half by UNCW paved the way for a 82-65 setback for the Phoenix on Wednesday night, Jan. 28, in Colonial Athletic Association action from Trask Coliseum. Elon moves even to 11-11 (3-6 CAA) with the setback, while UNCW improves to 12-8 (7-2). “Wilmington …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball Final – Guilford 91, Emory & Henry 88 (2 OT)

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EMORY, Va.—Matt McCarthy scored a career high 44 points, the highest total in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) this season, as Guilford College came back from 12 points down to earn a Wednesday evening ODAC victory, 81-78, in double overtime. The senior’s point total is the most by a Quaker since Ben Strong ’08 …Read the Rest…


Hampton’s Late Three Point Play Lifts GC Pride Women To Victory

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DANVILLE, VA – A late old fashion three point play by Greensboro College senior Shaninta Hampton helped give the Pride a narrow 81-79 victory at Averett University on Wednesday night. In the first half of play, the Cougars and the Pride played to six ties over the first ten minutes of play before Averett took …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 66, Hollins 48

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ROANOKE, Va. – Kali Cuttaia (Eden, N.C./Morehead/Univ. of Charleston (W. Va.)) and Brittany Drew (Greensboro, N.C./Page) led the Quakers with 16 points a piece as Guilford College claimed a Wednesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Hollins University, 66-48. The Quakers (10-8, 4-5 ODAC) created distance from Hollins (2-15, 0-9 ODAC) in the …Read the Rest…

Game Report: Girls Basketball – Southwest Guilford vs. Bishop McGuinness

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1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final Southwest Guilford 12 16 14 10 52 Bishop McGuinness 12 11 19 15 57 Southwest (10-10) (5-1) Lashonda Monk – 14 Brittney Purcell – 14 Madison Moore – 8 Lauren Carter – 10 Kristin Starks – 1 Tea Medley – 4 Precious Hairston – 1 Bishop McGuinness A. Putman – …Read the Rest…

New Garden Friends get a 72-63 home court win over Crossroads Charter:Smart moves by the Bears

Posted by Press Release on January 28, 2015 at 11:20 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Submitted by press release (from Tuesday evening) Osi Smart recorded his seventh double-double of the season as he led the Bears to a 72-63 home court win over the visiting Titans of Crossroads Charter from Charlotte. Smart finished with 16 points and a dominating 15 rebounds as the Bears pulled down 41 rebounds for the …Read the Rest…

High Point MBB Travels To Liberty For Thursday Matchup

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team will look to move to 8-2 in Big South play for the first time in program history Thursday when the Panthers head to Lynchburg for a matchup with Liberty. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. inside the Vines Center. Thursday’s game will be streamed …Read the Rest…

Southwest Guilford Men’s Swimming 2015 Conference Champions

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Courtesy of Southwest Guilford Athletic Director Brindon Christman: Congratulations to the 2015 Men’s Swimming Team for winning the Conference Championship yesterday. This is the first conference championship in men’s swimming since 2006. The Men’s team finished 2nd place last season to NWGHS by 6 points. From the start, the team never lost the lead during …Read the Rest…


GC Pride Softball Picked Sixth In USA South Pre-Season Poll

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GREENSBORO, NC– Greensboro College, under the direction of first year Head Coach Becky Bishop, was picked sixth in the preseason coaches’ poll the USA South Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday. The Pride softball team finished last season with an overall mark of 20-19 while going 12-10 in USA South play. Piedmont College was selected as …Read the Rest…

Northeast Guilford High School announces Jason Lippard as the new Rams’ football coach

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from Cheri Sharp Athletic Director at Northeast Guilford High School: We are happy to announce that Jason Lippard will be our Head Football Coach at Northeast High. He will assume the responsibilities immediately and we look forward to seeing a new brand of football. Here is a little about him….. Jason Lippard is from Statesville, …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Tabbed Sixth in CAA Preseason Poll

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RICHMOND, Va. – The Elon University softball team was selected to finish sixth in its inaugural Colonial Athletic Association preseason poll on as announced by the league office on Wednesday morning, Jan. 28. The Phoenix received 28 points in the poll conducted by the league coaches, just one point from tying for fifth with Delaware. …Read the Rest…

3rd Grade Boys Team Phoenix Basketball Tryouts

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Team Phoenix Basketball Tryouts Age/Grade: 3rd Grade Boys Dates: Saturday, February 7 @ 4:00 PM and Sunday, February 8 @ 5:00 PM Location: Spears YMCA 3216 Horse Pen Creek Rd Greensboro, NC 27410 For more information contact: Coach Darvell 336 – 929-4674 or darvell1128@gmail.com

Game Report on Vandalia Christian-Fellowship Baptist Academy from Monday night with Michael Fields on the scene

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Courtesy of Michael Fields(GTCC) on the road reporting for GreensboroSports.com Vandalia Christian School and Fellowship Baptist Academy were both coming off of big roads wins from the previous Friday. Vandalia Christian School won at Sheets Memorial Christian. Fellowship Baptist Academy won at Roxboro Christian. Both VCS and FBA won pretty big during those games. They …Read the Rest…

Game Report on Eastern Guilford-Burlington Williams Boys Basketball:Williams and McLean lead the way with 21 and 18

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Eastern Guilford 84, Burlington Williams 55 Eastern Guilford scoring:Quayson Williams with 21, Tre McLean with 18, Kalin Cotton with 10, Montez Venable with 10, Terrell Pickett with 7, Jalen Evans with 6, Khalil Cole with 4 and Dominique Graves with 3 points for the EG Wildcats… Burlington Williams scoring:W. Stephens with 19, E. Moore with …Read the Rest…


Join North Carolina Native & American #1 John Isner at his Annual Charity Event

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Greensboro, N.C. – America’s No. 1 tennis player, John Isner, announced today that his annual charity event, the Ebix Charity Challenge, is returning to his hometown of Greensboro, North Carolina next month on February 7, 2015. All proceeds from the 5th Annual Ebix Charity Challenge will again benefit the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, where …Read the Rest…

Game Report: Girls Basketball – Southern Guilford 54, Asheboro 75

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Southern Guilford Lady Storm (8-10) – 54 Asheboro – 75 SG Scores: Khayla Miller: 26 5 rbs, Nokomis Williams: 11, Sierra Brown: 8, Dacia Harris: 4, Breana Ware: 4, Jocelyn Ford: 1 Asheboro Scores: H Priest: 2, N Priest: 17, Artice: 18, Hamilton: 4, Trogdon: 5, Diaz: 4, Foster: 20, Collins: 5 Q1 Q2 Q3 …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Races Past Coastal Carolina For A 73-65 Win

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• Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson posted 14 points and 11 rebounds for her seventh double-double of the year. • Sophomore Kaylah Keys led the team with 17 points on 7-of-13 shooting in the contest. • The win gives the Panthers 15 straight inside the Millis Center and their 10-0 home record ties the 2005-06 team for …Read the Rest…