College Women’s Tennis News – Guilford’s Andrews Wins ODAC Player of the Week Honor

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Haley Andrews (Riverside, Calif./Riverside Poly) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Women’s Tennis Player of the Week Award Monday. The senior is the first Quaker so honored since Liz Killion ’11 won the prize in the first week of the 2010 season. Haley Andrews (Riverside, Calif./Riverside Poly) Andrews recorded …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Tennis News – Guilford’s Turner Votipka Wins Third ODAC Player of the Week Award

Posted by Press Release on March 30, 2015 at 10:40 pm under College, Photos | Be the First to Comment

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Turner Votipka (Nashville, N.C./Nash Central) collected his school-record third Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men’s Tennis Player of the Week Award Monday. He also received the honor March 2 and March 16. Turner Votipka (Nashville, N.C./Nash Central) Votipka, a senior captain, posted a 3-0 record at first singles and teamed …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball to Host #26 North Carolina on Tuesday Night

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ELON, N.C. – Elon will begin a five-game homestand by hosting the North Carolina Tar Heels at Latham Park on Tuesday, March 31. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. Live Coverage Fans can follow the Phoenix via live stats by going to the Elon baseball schedule page at elonphoenix.com. Twitter updates will be posted …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Golf Results – Guilford Shares Wynlakes Lead After 18 Holes

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Guilford College and LaGrange College both shot 293 and share first place after Monday’s opening round of the Wynlakes Intercollegiate. The tournament features 10 NCAA Division III teams playing the Championship Course at the Wynlakes Golf and Country Club. The Quakers have three golfers among the field’s top-four, including rookie Harrison Frye …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Asher Earns Second CAA WLAX Weekly Honor

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RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association announced today, March 30, that for the second time this season Elon women’s lacrosse’s Stephanie Asher has been named the Rookie of the Week. Asher led Elon to a 13-8 win over Liberty on Saturday, helping extend the current Phoenix winning streak to four games. The freshman tallied …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Kara Shutt (Southeast HS) Garners CAA Player of the Week Accolade

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RICHMOND, Va. – Freshman Kara Shutt (Southeast Guilford) of the Elon University softball team was named the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday morning, March 30. This is the first career CAA weekly accolade for Shutt after the Greensboro, N.C., native helped the maroon and gold …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 Softball Finals: Guilford 12-6, Eastern Mennonite 14-4

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HARRISONBURG, Va.—Guilford College’s Calli Pastor’s seventh-inning two-out two-RBI double in game two salvaged a Sunday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader split with Eastern Mennonite University. The Royals took a wild game one, 14-12, while the Quakers took the nightcap, 6-4. Eastern Mennonite (10-6, 5-5 ODAC) took a 7-0 lead after two innings of …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – Guilford 6, Va. Wesleyan 3

Posted by Press Release on March 29, 2015 at 10:21 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Senior Haley Andrews notched victories at first singles and first doubles Sunday in Guilford College’s 6-3 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) tennis win over visiting Virginia Wesleyan. Fernanda Gonzalez and Chandler MacDonald also both won twice for the Quakers (4-4, 2-4 ODAC), winners of two straight. The Marlins fell to 2-5 (1-5 …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Golf Sits Sixth After Two Rounds of Seahawk Intercollegiate

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – Led by Charlie May’s even-par performance over two rounds, the Elon men’s golf team holds the sixth position on the team leaderboard after day one of the Seahawk Intercollegiate. The Phoenix shot rounds of 299 and 294 for a total of 593 on Sunday, March 29. May’s first round was a two-over …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Tennis Final – Va. Wesleyan 5, Guilford 4

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Tyler Chang’s 6-0, 6-4 sixth-singles victory over Levi Bruff clinched Virginia Wesleyan College’s 5-4 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) tennis win at Guilford College Sunday afternoon. The Marlins (7-3, 5-1 ODAC) are ranked 19th in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s March 26 Division III South Atlantic Region Poll, five spots behind the Quakers …Read the Rest…


Elon Track and Field in Middle of the Pack at John Kirk Panther Intercollegiate

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STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. – The Elon women’s golf team shot a first round 312 to tie for ninth out of 15 teams at the John Kirk Panther Intercollegiate hosted by Georgia State University on Sunday, March 29. Elon was paced by Sunna Vidisdottir who ended her first 18 holes with a 76 (+4). She will begin …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Drops Series Finale at William & Mary

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Lucas Bakker carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning and allowed just two hits, but the William & Mary Tribe took advantage of five Elon errors to down the Phoenix 4-3 in the rubber match of a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series on Sunday, March 29. Elon (12-14, 4-2 CAA) trailed 3-2 …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball Rallies For A 7-6 Win At Longwood

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• High Point scored six unanswered runs to come from behind and pick up a 7-6 win. • The Panthers clinched the series with the win and improved to 14-12 overall. • Sophomore Andre Scrubb pitched 3-1/3 scoreless innings out of the bullpen to earn the win. FARMVILLE, Va. – The High Point University baseball …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Slays Dragons in Extras, 7-3

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PHILADELPHIA – A four-run top of the ninth inning helped the Elon University softball team to complete its first Colonial Athletic Association sweep as the Phoenix pulled out a 7-3 victory over Drexel on Sunday, March 29, at the Drexel Softball Complex. The Phoenix (22-9, 4-2 CAA) won its fourth game out of its last …Read the Rest…

HPU Track and Field – Miller, Todaro Win Events On Day Two At Winthrop

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• Junior Austin Miller won his seventh pole vault title of 2014-15 (4.80m, 15-9) • Sophomore Vinny Todaro won the developmental 800 run in 2:00.73 • Redshirt-senior Tristan Faure set a new collegiate PR in the discus throw (37.83m, 124-1.75) ROCK HILL, S.C. – High Point University men’s track & field junior Austin Miller won …Read the Rest…

College Tennis Final – Guilford and Lynchburg (Men and Women)

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College Women’s Tennis Final – Guilford 7, Lynchburg 2 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Guilford College’s women’s tennis team picked up its first Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) win of the season with a 7-2 road victory over Lynchburg College Saturday. The Quakers (3-4, 1-4 ODAC) captured two of three doubles points and five of six singles …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball Phoenix, Tribe Split Double Dip

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – A day after rain forced the postponement of Elon’s Colonial Athletic Association road opener, the Phoenix split a doubleheader at William & Mary on Saturday. Behind an outstanding pitching performance and explosive offense, the Phoenix took game one 13-1. The Tribe then used a late rally to claim a 9-5 decision in …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field Phoenix Closes Out Final Day at Raleigh Relays

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University women’s track and field team concluded competition on the final day of the Raleigh Relays on Saturday evening, March 28, at the Paul Derr Track at NC State. “We managed some good second day results,” said Elon director of track and field and cross country Mark Elliston. “We did …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Track Wraps Up Weekend At Winthrop

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ROCK HILL, S.C. – The High Point University women’s track & field completed a weekend of competition with a series of top-5 finishes at the Winthrop Invitational Saturday. Sophomore Alexis Fernandez finished third in the high jump with a mark of 11.35m (37-3). The mark was just .36m off her personal best. Freshman Kela Seals …Read the Rest…