HPU Men’s Cross Country Ranked 10th In Regional Poll

Posted by Press Release on August 31, 2015 at 8:32 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s cross country team is ranked 10th in the USTFCCCA Southeast Region preseason poll, released Monday. After finishing seventh in the final 2014 rankings, HPU checks in at No. 10 in the 2015 preseason edition. The Panthers are the top Big South team in the ledger. HPU …Read the Rest…

2015 Fall Schedule Released For Elon Softball

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team released its eight-game 2015 fall schedule as announced by Phoenix head coach Kathy Bocock on Monday, Aug. 31. Each of the games in the Phoenix’s fall slate will take place within the state of North Carolina beginning with a home-and-home series with the University of North Carolina …Read the Rest…


HPU Men’s Basketball Announces 2015-16 Non-Conference Schedule

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team has released its 2015-16 non-conference schedule, which includes six home games and a marquee road contest at NC State. Full 2015-16 Schedule Three of HPU’s opponents won 20 or more games and qualified for post-season play in 2014-15. The schedule includes games at NC …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball Hosts Elon In Tuesday Night Tussle

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University volleyball team opens its 2015 home slate on Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. against Elon in the Millis Center. Live Stream | Live Stats The Panthers (1-2) will be looking to build momentum heading into a home tournament while the Phoenix (0-3) is in search of its …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Football to Open 2015 Season at Wake Forest on Thursday Night

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ELON, N.C. – The start of the 2015 Elon football season is almost here. Elon will begin its second season as a member of CAA Football with a 7 p.m. game on Thursday, Sept. 3 at Wake Forest. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN3 with Roy Philpott handling play-by-play duties and Stan Lewter …Read the Rest…


Elon Volleyball Travels to Local Rival High Point Tuesday

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ELON, N.C. – After opening the season at the Radford/Virginia Tech Invite over the weekend, the Elon volleyball team (0-3) travels the short distance to nearby High Point, N.C., to take on local rival High Point (1-2) on Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 7 p.m. in the Millis Center. A Look at the Phoenix Elon is …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Jegier Tabbed CAA MSOC Rookie of the Week

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University men’s soccer redshirt freshman keeper Matthew Jegier was selected as the Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday, Aug. 31. In his first two career starts between the pots this past weekend, Jegier helped aid the Phoenix backline to a pair of …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…

HPU Volleyball Comes Back For 3-2 Win Over Wofford

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• Sophomore Haley Barnes tallied her third straight double-digit kill effort with 17 kills to go with 1o digs and 5 service aces. • Junior Megan Kennedy posted a double-double of her own with a career high 21 digs and 14 kills. • The Panthers will be back home for four games next week starting …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Soccer Blanks Saint Mary’s, 1-0

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DURHAM, N.C. – Senior Eduardo Alvarez’s goal in the 40th minute aided the Elon University men’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Saint Mary’s on Sunday, Aug. 30, on the final day of the John Rennie/Nike Invitational at Duke’s Koskinen Stadium. The Phoenix improved to 2-0 to open the season for the first time …Read the Rest…

Siewers’ Double Leads Elon WSOC Past Chattanooga 2-0

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Kelly Siewers had her second-career two goal match as she scored goals in the 53rd and 84th minute leading the Elon University women’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory at Chattanooga on Sunday, Aug. 30 at Finley Stadium on Davenport Field. “It was a tale of two halves,” said Elon head coach …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s Soccer Comes Back For 2-1 Win At Mount St. Mary’s

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• High Point scored two goals in two minutes to earn a 2-1 win over Mount St. Mary’s on Sunday. • Redshirt-sophomore Bailey Beattie and sophomore Bri Jean-Charles both found the back of the net for the Panthers. • Freshman Emily Lyon made five saves in her collegiate debut to earn the win. EMMITSBURG, Md. …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Volleyball Falls to Highlanders in Five

Posted by Press Release on August 30, 2015 at 8:59 am under College | Be the First to Comment

RADFORD, Va. – Leading the match 2-0 after the first two sets, the Elon volleyball team (0-3) was unable to hold off a rebounding Radford team (3-0), falling 3-2 (25-23, 25-13, 20-25, 20-25, 13-15) in the final match of the Radford/Virginia Tech Invite tonight, Aug. 29, in the Dedmon Center. “I’m really proud of how …Read the Rest…

Georgia Bests High Point Volleyball In Three Sets

Posted by Press Release on August 29, 2015 at 8:20 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

• Sophomore Haley Barnes racked up seven kills in the first set and finished with 12 on the afternoon. • Senior Annemarie Chin starred defensively for the Panthers with a match-best 17 digs. • HPU will be right back in action against Wofford at 4:00 p.m. to bring their play in the Benson Hospitality Invitational …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Volleyball Falls Short at Virginia Tech

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BLACKSBURG, Va. – The Elon volleyball team (0-2) was not able to get its offense moving in the second day of the Radford/Virginia Tech Invitational as the Hokies (2-0) took a 3-0 (20-25, 17-25, 11-25) win over the Phoenix today, Aug. 29, in Cassell Coliseum. “Virginia Tech played a great match today both offensively and …Read the Rest…

Matheny Announces Five Additions for Elon Phoenix Basketball

Posted by Press Release on August 28, 2015 at 11:03 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head men’s basketball coach Matt Matheny announced the addition of five newcomers to the Phoenix program in 2015-16. Sheldon Eberhardt, Karolis Kundrotas, Steven Santa Ana, Tyler Seibring, and Dainan Swoope will all don the maroon and gold next season. Sheldon Eberhardt (Apex, N.C./Middle Creek) A 6-5, 185-pound guard from Apex, …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Soccer Plays UNC-Wilmington To 0-0 Draw In Season Opener

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• High Point played UNC Wilmington to a 0-0 draw to open the season on Friday night in Wilmington, N.C. • The Panthers held Wilmington without a shot on goal throughout regulation and both overtime periods. • Junior Chris Ramsell notched the only shot on goal for either team. WILMINGTON, N.C. – The High Point …Read the Rest…


Cougars Claim Win Over Elon Volleyball In Opener

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RADFORD, Va. – The Elon volleyball team battled in its season opener against Washington State but was not able to claim the victory, falling 3-0 (18-25, 17-25, 24-26) on the first day of the Radford/Virginia Tech Invite. With a match earlier in the day, the Cougars improve to 1-1 on the young season, while the …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Soccer Shuts Out DePaul in Season Opener, 4-0

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DURHAM, N.C. – The Elon University men’s soccer team began the 2015 season with a commanding 4-0 victory over DePaul in the opening match of the John Rennie/Nike Invitational on Friday, Aug. 28, at Duke’s Koskinen Stadium. The Phoenix (1-0) earned its first season-opening win in nine years with its victory against the Blue Demons …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Soccer Plays Towson To A 2-2 Draw On The Road

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• High Point and Towson played to a 2-2 draw on Friday afternoon in Towson, Md. • Sophomores Taylor Romano and Paige Rombach both scored for the Panthers. • High Point matches its best start to a season in program history at 1-0-2. HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s soccer team played …Read the Rest…