Elon Men’s Basketball Announces Staff Promotions

Posted by Press Release on September 1, 2014 at 3:01 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head men’s basketball coach Matt Matheny announced three staff promotions today, Sept. 1. Jack Wooten and Monty Sanders have been elevated to Elon’s top two assistant coaches, respectively. Former director of operations Chris Long has been promoted to assistant coach, as well. All three assistant coaches will have increased responsibilities …Read the Rest…

Elon Athletics Weekly Update

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ELON, N.C. – Every Monday, Phoenix fans can get a look at the week ahead with our “Elon Athletics Weekly Update” feature when we will preview all the week’s upcoming events for our sports teams. “Follow us” on Twitter at @elonphoenix and @elonscores, “Like” Elon Phoenix on Facebook and continue to check elonphoenix.com to stay …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Soccer Final – Guilford 1, William Peace 1

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CARY, N.C. – Nicki Baggett’s (Greensboro, N.C./Ragsdale) 81st minute goal secured Guilford College’s Sunday evening tie with William Peace University, 1-1. The Quakers held the Pacers to just three shots, all in the second half, to outshoot William Peace, 9-3. Guilford also held a narrow advantage on corner kicks, 2-1. After a scoreless first half, …Read the Rest…

GC Volleyball Drops Two on Final Day of Averett Classic

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DANVILLE, Va. — The Greensboro College Pride volleyball team returned to action on Sunday afternoon for the second day of the Averett Cougars classic. In the first match of the afternoon, the Pride fell to the Wasps of Emory & Henry 3-1 before falling to Roanoke 3-0. The Pride came out of the gate sluggish …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Soccer Final – William Peace 2, Guilford 1

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CARY, N.C. – William Peace University scored two first half goals in less than two minutes to claim a Sunday afternoon victory over Guilford College, 2-1. Guilford (0-2) held the shot advantage, 15-9. The Quakers also held the advantage over the Pacers in corner kicks, 11-1, with nine of Guilford’s total corner kicks occurring in …Read the Rest…


College Volleyball Results – Guilford Splits at Cougar Classic

Posted by Press Release on August 31, 2014 at 9:38 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

DANVILLE, Va. – Guilford College’s volleyball team split its final two matches Sunday at the Averett University Cougar Classic. The Quakers (1-3) opened the day with a 3-1 win over Methodist University before falling to the host Cougars by the same score. Junior Kelsey Ruehling hit .324 with a team-high 14 kills in the Quakers’ …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Soccer Plays Western Carolina To A 1-1 Draw

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• High Point remains undefeated on the season with a 1-1 draw against Western Carolina • Redshirt-sophomore scored her second goal of the season for the Panthers • The 1-0-2 start by HPU is its best in program history HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s soccer team played Western Carolina to a …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Soccer Defeats Loyola Marymount in John Rennie/Nike Classic Finale

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DURHAM, N.C. – Miguel Salazar’s goal late in the first half helped the Elon University men’s soccer team to its first win of the 2014 season in a 1-0 victory over Loyola Marymount on Sunday, Aug. 31, in the finale at the John Rennie/Nike Classic at Koskinen Stadium on the campus of Duke Unversity. The …Read the Rest…

College Volleyball Results – Guilford Wraps Up Day One at Averett Classic

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DANVILLE, Va. – Guilford College’s volleyball team dropped its first two matches of the 2014 season Saturday at the Averett Cougar Classic. The Quakers (0-2) dropped a 3-1 decision to Emory & Henry in their opening contest. The Wasps (2-0) won, 25-19, 19-25, 25-18, 25-11, behind 15 kills, four service aces and seven digs by …Read the Rest…

Elon Volleyball Defeats San Jose State, Closes Out Elon Phoenix Classic

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon volleyball team claimed its first win of the young season today, Aug. 30, in a 3-1 (24-26, 25-17, 25-20, 25-21) victory over San Jose State before falling 3-0 (23-25, 20-25, 13-25) to Liberty in the final day of the Elon Phoenix Classic in Alumni Gym. “It was great getting our …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Phoenix Drops Opener at Duke

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DURHAM, N.C. – Kierre Brown set an Elon record for kickoff return yards, but the Phoenix dropped its opener at Duke by a 52-13 margin on Saturday night. Brown set the record on his second return of the night as he gained 18 yards on the return to give him 1,849 career kick return yards …Read the Rest…


College Mens Soccer Final – Greensboro 1, Guilford 0 (2 OT)

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College’s Shawn Watt broke a scoreless tie with 6:18 left in the game’s second overtime to earn the victory, 1-0, over Guilford College Saturday Night. The Quakers and the Pride played an even first half with Guilford holding a narrow shot advantage, 5-4. Guilford held the first half corner kick advantage, …Read the Rest…

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…