College Men’s Basketball Final – Guilford 63, Hampden-Sydney 53 (ODAC Tournament Quarterfinal)

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SALEM, Va. – Freshman Jaylen Gore (Greensboro, N.C./Northwest Guilford) scored 13 second-half points in top-seeded Guilford College’s 63-53 comeback win over Hampden-Sydney College, 63-53, in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament quarterfinal Thursday at the Salem Civic Center. Gore, a 5-11 freshman guard, finished with a game- and career-high 16 points on five-of-eight field-goal …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Travels to Delaware for Friday Night Tilt in Newark

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ELON, N.C. – With three games left in the regular season, the Elon University women’s basketball team starts its final road trip on Friday night, Feb. 24, against Delaware in Newark inside the Bob Carpenter Center. GAME NOTES THE SERIES The Phoenix owns a 5-1 mark against Delaware all-time. Each of Elon’s last two wins …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball Hits the Road for Series at #12 Clemson

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ELON, N.C. – After opening the season with four consecutive games at the friendly confines of Latham Park, the Elon University baseball team will venture to Clemson, S.C., to take on the 12th-ranked Clemson Tigers in a three-game series that begins on Friday at 4 p.m. Game two will be played at 2:30 p.m. on …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Heads to Florida for Citrus Classic

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team heads to Orlando, Fla., to compete in its first tournament of the season, the 2017 Diamond 9 Citrus Classic hosted at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on Feb. 24-26. The Phoenix will face a challenging slate of games at the five-game tournament with matchups versus …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse Final – Meredith 14, Guilford 7

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carlee Joseph scored five goals and an assist In Meredith College’s 14-7 women’s lacrosse win at Guilford College Wednesday night. Joseph scored three first-half goals, which helped the Avenging Angels open a commanding 9-1 lead. Holly Hite netted two scores in a 4-0 opening run before Demming Carlow got the Quakers on …Read the Rest…


College Baseball Final – Guilford 8, Ferrum 4

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Joe Metts went 3-5 with two doubles and two RBI as Guilford College defeated Ferrum College, 8-4, Wednesday afternoon at McBane Field. The win marked the 200th career coaching triumph for Quakers’ mentor Nick Black ’02. Now in his 12th season as Guilford’s head coach, he ranks second only to Stuart Maynard …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Lacrosse Final – Guilford 15, Greensboro 8

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Zach Berkowitz and Aswan Bland both scored three goals in Guilford College’s 15-8 lacrosse win over visiting Greensboro College Wednesday. Berkowitz added two assists for five points in the Quakers’ (1-1) sixth straight victory over the Pride (1-1). Guilford scored the game’s first seven goals and outshot the Pride, 18-0, in the …Read the Rest…

Elon Names Marc Reeves New Head Men’s Soccer Coach

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ELON, N.C. – Marc Reeves has been named the new head coach of the Elon University men’s soccer program, Director of Athletics Dave Blank announced on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Reeves comes to Elon from Radford University, where he served as head coach of the Highlanders men’s soccer program for the last seven seasons. “Marc Reeves …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Houston & Palombo Take Top Honors at ODAC Awards Banquet

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SALEM, Va. – Guilford College’s Zachary Houston (Hickory, N.C./St. Stephen’s) was named Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year for the second consecutive season, and Quakers’ head coach Tom Palombo won his record-tying fourth Bob Johnson Coach of the Year Award Wednesday night at the annual ODAC Men’s …Read the Rest…

Greensboro College Athletics Update For 2/22/2017:Lacrosse vs. Guilford/Donavan Griffith(Northeast Guilford HS) All-Conference Basketball/Softball splits home opener

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*****All reports courtesy of Wes Gullett, Greensboro College SID***** Men’s Lacrosse Falls To Guilford, 15-8 GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Greensboro College men’s lacrosse team fell to crosstown rival Guilford College Wednesday, 15-8. The Quakers held a 7-0 lead through the first 15-minutes of play before Greensboro cut the deficit to two goals after scoring five …Read the Rest…

Elon MBB Returns to Alumni Gym to Host Northeastern

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University men’s basketball team returns to Alumni Gym to begin its final homestand of the season on Thursday night, Feb. 23, against Northeastern in Colonial Athletic Association action at 7 p.m. GATE NOTES COVERAGE You can also watch online on Phoenix All-Access at elonphoenix.com and on Facebook Live on the …Read the Rest…


College Softball Finals – Guilford 3–8, William Peace 5–0 (Game 2 in 5 inn.)

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Danielle Hunt (Denton, N.C./South Davidson) threw a complete-game two hitter in game two of Wednesday afternoon’s doubleheader split with William Peace University. The Pacers took game one, 5-2, while the Quakers took the nightcap, 8-0, in five innings. Hunt record nine consecutive outs to open the second contest as she …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Humphreys, Tomic Claim Second Straight CAA Men’s Tennis Weekly Honor

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University men’s tennis doubles duo Chris Humphreys and Petar Tomic claimed a second consecutive CAA Doubles Team of the Week honor Wednesday, Feb. 22. After playing at No. 2 doubles earlier in the season, Humphreys and Tomic jumped up to No. 1 doubles and continued their stellar play with a 6-3 …Read the Rest…

Elon WLAX Hosts No. 11/9 Notre Dame Thursday at Rudd Field

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s lacrosse will battle its second nationally-ranked ACC opponent of the 2017 season when it welcomes No. 11/9 Notre Dame to Rudd Field on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. LAST TIME OUT The Phoenix hosted High Point at Rudd Field on Sunday, Feb. 19, and earned a 14-7 victory …Read the Rest…

Building The Right Strength Foundation:Coach Jimmy Lamour with Lamour Training Systems

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Building The Right Strength Foundation (from Coach Jimmy Lamour with Lamour Training Systems) Many young athletes envision being as strong as a famous athlete or body builders, yet they fail to realize the strength they need now is different from the strength they need for later. What is the purpose of the strength? Most youth …Read the Rest…

HPU baseball pulls out 12-11 extra-inning win at Davidson

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• High Point scored the game-winning run in the 10th inning to claim a 12-11 extra-inning win at Davidson on Tuesday. • Jackson remains locked in at the plate, going 5-6 with a double, a home run and four RBI. • The Panthers hit three more home runs in the game, giving them nine through …Read the Rest…

High Point WBB holds off CSU in road triumph, 64-62

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• Senior Kaylah Keys paced the Purple & White offense with 16 points while moving into second in Division I career games played in High Point history (122 games). • Junior Kat Harris hit 5-of-5 from the line – including three in the final minute – en route to a 13-point performance. • High Point …Read the Rest…


Balanced Attack Leads Elon Softball Over Campbell, 11-3

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ELON, N.C. – A balanced hitting attack helped the Elon University softball team to its fourth win over its last five games with a 11-3 victory over Campbell on Tuesday evening, Feb. 21, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The Phoenix (7-2) saw nine players record at least one hit and 11 overall versus the …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Tennis Falls at No. 3 North Carolina

Posted by Press Release on February 21, 2017 at 7:56 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Elon University women’s tennis team fell to the No. 3-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels, 7-0, on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 21, at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center. FINAL RESULTS Freshman Sofia Edo was the highlight in singles action for the Phoenix during the setback, forcing a third-set tiebreaker at the No. 6 …Read the Rest…

Barrett, Homers Lift Elon Baseball Past Radford

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ELON, N.C. – A dominant starting outing by Jordan Barrettand a quartet of home runs lifted the Elon University baseball team to a 10-1 victory over the visiting Radford Highlanders at Latham Park on Tuesday afternoon. Box Score | Play-by-Play Barrett (1-0) struck out a career-high 13 hitters in 7.0 innings and carried a no-hitter …Read the Rest…