Elon Softball Hosts No. 6 James Madison

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team welcomes No. 6 James Madison for its final slate for home games for the 2016 season this weekend, April 30-May 1. The Phoenix and the Dukes kick off the three-game series with a twin bill on Saturday at 1 p.m. before concluding the weekend on Sunday with …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX celebrates Senior Day versus VMI on Saturday

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse team takes on VMI at noon on Saturday in Vert Stadium. Live Stats | Live Video | Game Notes | Tickets | Vote4Lomas The Panthers (8-5, 4-2), who are riding a four-game winning streak, will honor its 11-man senior class prior to taking on the …Read the Rest…


Elon Women’s Lacrosse Travels to Face Tribe

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ELON, N.C. – After a 2-0 road trip last weekend, the Elon women’s lacrosse team (10-5, 3-2 CAA) closes out the regular season at William & Mary (6-9, 0-5 CAA) on Saturday, April 30. The game is set for noon in Williamsburg, Va., at Martin Family Stadium. Last Time Out For the second straight game, …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Rickert leads women’s track & field at Penn Relays

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• Rickert placed second in the javelin with a throw of 49.70m (163-0) • Sophomore Makenzi Holmes-DiGiovine was sixth in the discus throw (47.64m, 156-3) • Junior Natalia Ocasio ran 10:38.37 in the 3000m steeplechase to place seventh PHILADELPHIA – High Point University women’s track & field senior Christine Rickert placed second in the javelin …Read the Rest…

East-West Football All-Stars Rosters released by the North Carolina Coaches Association:Hardin and Whicker from Page, Hunt from SG and Weeks from SWG on the West squad

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The NCCA is pleased to announce the rosters for the 2016 East-West All-Star football game to be played July 20 at Greensboro Grimsley’s Jamieson Stadium. The game will feature some of the best recently graduated football players from around the state. Will Hardin(OL) and Nathan Whicker(DL) from Page, Ron Hunt(WR) from Southern Guilford HS and …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball : Hot Phoenix Heads to James Madison for CAA Series

Posted by Press Release on April 28, 2016 at 3:33 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Winners of eight consecutive Colonial Athletic Association games, the Elon University baseball team will try and keep that winning streak alive with a three-game series at James Madison this weekend. The Phoenix and Dukes are scheduled to open the series on Friday, April 29, at 6 p.m. in Harrisonburg, Va. Game two …Read the Rest…

College Baseball News – Guilford’s Chuck Noble Named First Team All-ODAC

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FOREST, Va. — Guilford College senior Chuck Noble earned First Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) baseball honors Thursday, according to a vote of the league’s head coaches based on conference games. He represents the Quakers’ first All-ODAC baseball selection since 2014. Noble, a 6-3, 200-pound first baseman, hit a team-high .368 with 25 hits, …Read the Rest…

Men’s lacrosse -Conference Championship:Page vs. Northern Guilford

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Page will host Northern Guilford on Friday April 29th @ 6:00 pm in Kirby Stadium for the conference championship . Admission is $5. No passes allowed. Note the game is @ 6:00 pm

HPU Baseball falls at UNC Wilmington, 11-6

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• High Point lost at UNC Wilmington by a score of 11-6 on Wednesday and is now 26-16 for the season. • Sophomore Austen Zente hit his second career home run and had three RBI for the Panthers. • HPU drew 10 walks at the plate in the loss. WILMINGTON, N.C. – The High Point …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse Final – Lynchburg 16, Guilford 13

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LYNCHBURG, Va. – Haley Lochren and Kat Francis scored four goals apiece in Lynchburg College’s 16-13 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) lacrosse victory over visiting Guilford College Wednesday. The Hornets (10-5, 6-2 ODAC) scored four of the game’s first five goals for an early 4-1 edge. The Quakers (7-9, 5-4 ODAC) settled down and the …Read the Rest…

Rain Cancels Elon Baseball Game at Wake Forest

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – With the Elon University baseball team holding a 5-3 lead over Wake Forest in the top of the fourth inning, storms moved in to the Winston-Salem, N.C., area, forcing the game to be cancelled. The game will not be resumed and all stats do not count. Elon will be back in action …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Falls Short Versus Virginia Tech

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team twice rallied to tie the game in its contest versus Virginia Tech, but was unable to hold off the Hokies as the Phoenix suffered a 5-3 setback on Wednesday, April 27, in nonconference action at Hunt Softball Park. Elon (25-22) had battled back to tie the game …Read the Rest…

Game Report on Southern Guilford-North Forsyth Baseball:Storm goes to (18-5) with road victory

Posted by Press Release on April 27, 2016 at 11:35 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Southern Guilford – 12 North Forsyth – 0 5 Innings WP: Wes Strickland ( Complete game – 5 IP, No Hits, 0 Runs, 1 BB, 4 K’s) LP: Ty Walser Leaders: Southern Guilford – Ryan Caveness 2-2, 2B, HR, 2BB, 5 RBI’s, Kip Brandenburg 1-1, 3 BB, Noah Carter 1-4, 3B, 4RBI’s, Andy Ramirez 2-4, …Read the Rest…

Elon Athletics Announces Partnership With Under Armour

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University and Under Armour (NYSE: UA) announced a new partnership agreement. The Baltimore-based global leader in performance footwear, apparel and equipment will become the official outfitter of teams beginning July 1, 2016. As part of the multi-year agreement, Under Armour will provide on-field and training gear for all 17 of Elon’s …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Announces Jerry McGee Endowed Scholarship winners for 2016

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CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced that two winners have been chosen for the organization’s annual Jerry McGee Endowed Scholarship. The award is unique because it honors both male and female student-athletes who have distinguished themselves by overcoming adversity and returned to excel beyond expectations in their scholastic athletic sport. …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Miles Williams Earns Induction to NFF Honor Society

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IRVING, Texas – Miles Williams, who concluded his collegiate football career as a defensive back for the Elon Phoenix in 2015, has earned induction into the National Football Foundation (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society in recognition of his outstanding accomplishments in the classroom, in the community and on the playing field. He is one of 868 …Read the Rest…

Northern Guilford Announces new Head Football Coach

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Northern Guilford High School announces the hiring of Erik Westberg as their next head football coach. He has been in the coaching profession for fourteen years. Coach Westberg is a graduate of UNC Pembroke where he studied Exercise Sports Science. He will serve as a physical education teacher at Northern. Coach Westberg most recently served …Read the Rest…


Today’s Track Meet moved to Ragsdale

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Today’s track meet, originally scheduled to take place at Glenn, has been moved to Ragsdale. Start time for today’s meet is 4:30 PM. Courtesy of Ragsdale AD Brian Herndon

Ragsdale’s Women’s Lacrosse advances to Conference Championship

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Courtesy of Ragsdale Athletics Director Brian Herndon…. Congratulations to Coach Courtney Dunlap and our Tiger Women’s Lacrosse team. The Tigers have advanced to the Conference Championship this Friday, at 5:30 PM. The Conference Championship will be held at Simeon Stadium in High Point.

College Men’s Golf Results – Guilford Takes Second at ODAC Championships

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NELLYSFORD, Va. – Washington and Lee University shot 305 in Tuesday’s third and final round of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men’s Golf Championships to hold off five-time defending tournament champion Guilford College for the Generals’ 13th league title Tuesday. Washington and Lee, which earned the ODAC’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division III …Read the Rest…