Colley & Garcia Set Scoring School & ODAC Marks in Lacrosse Tourney Win

Posted by Press Release on April 23, 2014 at 7:53 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – E’leyna Garcia (Plantation, Fla./Pine Crest Prep) scored seven goals and Lily Colley (Wells, Maine/Wells) added six goals and four assists in Guilford College’s 20-9 win over visiting Lynchburg College Wednesday in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference Lacrosse Tournament quarterfinal. The win sends third-seeded Guilford (11-6) into a semifinal match with second-seeded Shenandoah …Read the Rest…

Atlantic Coast Rugby and Southern Rugby Conference Tournaments To Be Staged Concurrently In Greensboro

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16 teams will be competing this weekend at UNCG in the largest Sevens Tournament of its kind in the Country GREENSBORO, NC (April 23, 2014) – Eight men’s rugby teams representing the Atlantic Coast Rugby League will share the spotlight with an additional eight teams representing Southern Conference schools in a unique display of solidarity …Read the Rest…


HPU Men’s Golf Finishes 10th At Big South Championship

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NINETY SIX, S.C. – The High Point University men’s golf team posted its best round of the Big South Tournament with a 306 on Wednesday. Freshman Jack Sides carded a 74 for HPU’s best individual round of the week to lead the Panthers in the final round of the Big South Tournament in The Patriot …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Pennell Added to Stopper of the Year Baseball Watch List

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Fifty players, including Elon senior lefty Ryan Pennell, have been named to the mid-season watch list for the 10th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I baseball, as announced by the association on Wednesday, April 23. The list …Read the Rest…

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…


Scores from the Twitterverse – Tuesday – April 22, 2014

Posted by Don Moore on April 22, 2014 at 8:21 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

Update #4 – Late Scores Added Boys Baseball Northwest Guilford 5 Ragsdale 1 WP E. Chaisson (8-0) Wesleyan 4 High Point Christian 3 RJ Reynolds 6 West Forsyth 3 Glenn 8 Southwest Guilford 0 East Forsyth 7 High Point Central 2 Page 15 Northeast Guilford 12 Northern Guilford 3 Eastern Guilford 2 Western Guilford 6 …Read the Rest…

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…

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…

‘Short-Term U’:That is Duke University

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With the loss of Jabari Parker to the NBA after just one year and then Rodney Hood came to Duke for just one season as a transfer, you have to feel that Duke University has become a ‘Short-Term University’, or you may just want to call them ‘Short-Term U’…. Then on Monday we got word …Read the Rest…

As the ACC Baseball Tournament gets closer to Greensboro:Duke and Wake in good shape, could be trouble for North Carolina and N.C. State

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Who will arrive and who will survive???? The ACC Baseball Tournament will be held at Greensboro’s NewBridge Bank Park in late May and with the tourney headed back to ‘Tourney Town’, we need to take a quick look today and see how our in-state ACC teams are doing… We have been very busy with our …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…

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…