Jones’ Hit Streak Ends in Elon Baseball Loss at UNCW

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WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Elon baseball team fell into an early hole and could not complete the comeback against the UNC Wilmington Seahawks on Tuesday night as the Phoenix fell 10-7. Elon’s Casey Jones took an 0-for-4 to end his career-best hitting streak at 26 games. The last time that Jones failed to record a …Read the Rest…

Game Report: Page vs Northeast Guilford Boys Baseball

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Page 15 Northeast Guilford 12 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E Northeast 0 3 0 3 0 2 4 12 11 2 Page 1 6 0 2 5 1 0 15 14 7 Page 15-2 Overall NEGHS 7-10 Overall Winning Pitcher; Stanford Shell Leading Hitters for Page: Troy Lake 2 for …Read the Rest…


Game Report on Southern Guilford-Central Davidson with Storm rolling to (16-2)

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2014 at 10:42 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Southern Guilford – 5 Central Davidson – 1 WP: Ryan Hedrick (6 IP, 1H, 1R, 9 K’s) LP: Ryan Shull Leaders: Southern Guilford – Noah Carter 2-2, RBI, Ryan Caveness 2-3, Jonathan Hendricks 2-3, 2 RBI’s, Evan Edwards 2-4, RBI, 2 RS Central Davidson – Cole Tysinger 1-2, RBI

Elon Phoenix Men’s Golf Wraps Up Play at SoCon Championship

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PINEHURST, N.C. – Led by Will DiIanni’s three-round score of 222, the Elon men’s golf team wrapped up the 2014 Southern Conference Championship in ninth place with a tournament mark of 916 (316-294-306). Will DiIanni finished in a tie for 15th out of 50 players and posted nine birdies and 32 pars over his 54 …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Spring Game Set for This Saturday

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ELON, N.C. – Under the direction of newly appointed head coach Rich Skrosky, the Elon University football team will hold its annual Spring Game this Saturday, April 26, at Rhodes Stadium. Tailgating begins at 4 p.m. with kickoff slated for 6 p.m. Admission is free. Fans are invited to tailgate and enjoy music, food and …Read the Rest…


The Top Year-End Women’s NCAA Basketball Records

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The final results are in for NCAA womens college basketball with the University of Conneticutt winning the National Championship against the University of Notre Dame. It is the second year in a row that UCONN has accomplish this feat. There were many teams across the nation that had an outstanding season and here are the …Read the Rest…

Jack Sides Shoots 76 To Lead HPU Men’s Golf At Big South Tournament

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NINETY SIX, S.C. – Freshman Jack Sides carded a 76 to lead the High Point University men’s golf on team on the second day of the Big South Conference Tournament at the Patriot at Grand Harbor in Ninety Six, S.C. As a team High Point posted a 332 and is in 10th place heading in …Read the Rest…

Katie Taber Joins HPU Women’s Soccer Coaching Staff

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s soccer coach Marty Beall announced the addition of Katie Taber to the HPU coaching staff on Tuesday. Taber is a former High Point women’s soccer player who is returning to the Panthers after graduating in 2012. “I am thrilled that Katie has agreed to come back to …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Silverman Moves Up 2 Spots in ITA Men’s Tennis National Rankings

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ELON, N.C. – Cameron Silverman of the Elon University men’s tennis team jumped two spots in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) national rankings released today, April 22, to No. 39 in the country. Elon as a team checked in at No. 54 in the country for the second week in a row. Silverman’s advance comes …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Golf News – Guilford Ranked Sixth in Latest Golf World/Nike Golf Poll

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Guilford College’s men’s golf team slipped two spots to sixth place in the latest Golf World/Nike Golf Division III Coaches’ Poll of the spring season released Monday. The rankings were made by members of the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) and included tournaments through April 16. Illinois Wesleyan retains the top …Read the Rest…

Going from Tee to Green:Ragsdale Men’s Golf Challenging for Spot in Regionals

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*****Courtesy of Ragsdale HS Athletics Director Brian Herndon***** Ragsdale Men’s Golf Challenging for Spot in Regionals The Ragsdale Men’s Golf team competed at Greensboro National in conference play on Monday, finishing in fourth place for the day. Leading the Tigers was Sophomore Bret Bartko, shooting a 1 under par 35, and sophomore David Song with …Read the Rest…


High Point University Names Dan Hauser New Athletic Director

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point University President Nido R. Qubein announced today the appointment of Dan Hauser as the new Athletic Director, effective July 1, 2014. Hauser has spent the last eight years as Senior Associate Athletic Director at Ohio University. He previously served as Director of Marketing at Wake Forest University. “High Point …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball to Host N.C. Central on Wednesday

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team will close out its non-conference slate on Wednesday, April 23, as the Phoenix welcomes North Carolina Central to Hunt Softball Park for a single-game tilt beginning at 6 p.m. The game was pushed up from its original scheduled date of April 30. Live Coverage Fans can follow …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford’s Wilcox Named ODAC Softball Hitter of the Week

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Marty Wilcox (South Charleston, W. Va./Charleston Catholic (Florida Southern)) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference ‘s (ODAC) Softball Hitter of the Week Monday. The junior becomes the second Quaker so honored this season with the first weekly recognition of her career. Wilcox hit .800 (8 for 10) in three Quakers’ …Read the Rest…

Piedmont Triad 4A Conference Boys Golf Scores

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The Southwest Cowboy’s golf team played in its 5th Piedmont Triad Golf match at Greensboro National Golf Course (par 36) on Monday, April 21st. The next conference golf match for the Cowboys is Wednesday, April 23rd at Pine Knolls Golf Course at 4:00. Northwest 153 High Point Central 152 Southwest 153 Ragsdale 158 East Forsyth …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Phoenix Looks to Continue Streak vs. UNC Wilmington

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ELON, N.C. — On Tuesday evening, the Elon baseball team will travel to UNC Wilmington looking to sweep the season series from the Seahawks. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. The contest will be carried live on WPCM 95.1 FM and 920 AM as well as on elonphoenix.com. In a special ticket promotion, fans …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Lacrosse Cruises To 19-5 Win Over Campbell

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s lacrosse team jumped out to an 8-0 lead and never looked back in Monday night’s 19-5 win over Campbell. Senior Mackenzie Carroll led the Panthers with five points on a pair of goals and three assists while sophomore Allie Foard notched four points on a hat …Read the Rest…


Elon Phoenix Gains Two Spots at SoCon Men’s Golf Championship

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2014 at 6:16 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

PINEHURST, N.C. — A second-round 294 moved the Elon men’s golf team two spots up on the leaderboard at the 2014 Southern Conference Championship at the National Golf Club on Monday. The Phoenix will begin Tuesday’s third and final round in eighth place with a score of 610 (316-294). For the second day in a …Read the Rest…

Ninth Annual Clary Medal Winners Named By NCHSAA

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CHAPEL HILL – Meg Keeter Fletcher of West Brunswick High School and Alexander Bruce White of Maiden High School have been named the recipients of the ninth annual Clary Medals awarded by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. The two outstanding student-athletes will be recognized at the NCHSAA’s Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 1, …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Track Matches Program Best At Big South Championship

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ROCK HILL, S.C. — The High Point University women’s track & field team matched its best-ever finish at the Big South Outdoor Championship, finishing third at the conclusion of the meet on Monday in Rock Hill, S.C. Down 14 points with the women’s pole vault remaining, sophomores Jill Marois and Alyssa Palenchar finished 1-2 to …Read the Rest…