Elon Baseball Celebrates Alumni Weekend With Series vs. JMU

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University baseball team will hold its Alumni Weekend this weekend as the Phoenix welcomes in James Madison for a three-game CAA series at Latham Park. The series is set to begin on Friday, March 31, with a 6 p.m. first pitch. The final two games of the series will feature …Read the Rest…

Those South Carolina Gamecocks are doing fine today, but thinking back to South Carolina basketball in a different era(Roche and Owens two of the best-ever)

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The South Carolina Gamecocks are experiencing basketball success on the collegiate level that has never before been entertained by the boys from Columbia, South Carolina, but there was a time back in the 1970’s when they had teams with players just as good, if not better than the ones you are seeing today, as Carolina(South) …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Lacrosse Final – Guilford 13, Lynchburg 12

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Amanda Dionne scored three of her game-high four goals in the second half of Guilford College’s comeback win over Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)-rival Lynchburg College Wednesday night. The Quakers (4-5, 1-0 ODAC) won for the fourth time in five games despite trailing by as many as three in the first half. …Read the Rest…

College Baseball Final – Guilford 15, Bluefield State 3

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PRINCETON, W. Va. – Guilford College’s Sammy Gerald posted five hits with two RBI as the Quakers claimed a Wednesday evening contest over Bluefield State College, 15-3. The game was played at Hunnicutt Field, home of the Appalachian League’s Princeton Rays, rookie league affiliates of the Tampa Bay Rays. The Quakers (14-12) used a six-run …Read the Rest…

HPU baseball pounces on NC Central in 10-6 road win

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• High Point went on the road and picked up a 10-6 win at NC Central on Wednesday in Durham. • Junior Hunter Lee went 3-4 in the win with a home run and three RBI. • Sophomore Matt Hodges threw 2-1/3 scoreless innings of relief to earn his team-high fourth win of the season. …Read the Rest…


Late Goal Lifts No. 20 Duke over No. 16 Elon WLAX, 10-9

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ELON, N.C. – A goal in the final seconds of regulation lifted 20th-ranked Duke to a 10-9 victory over No. 16 Elon University women’s lacrosse on Wednesday, March 29, at Rudd Field. FINAL STATS With the loss, Elon finishes nonconference action with an 8-3 record. The Blue Devils improved to 6-5 with the win. Elon’s …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix, Mitchum Blank Aggies, 1-0

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Junior Kiandra Mitchum tossed a one-hit shutout with eight strikeouts to lead the Elon University softball team to a 1-0 victory at North Carolina A&T on Wednesday evening, March 29, at the Lady Aggies Softball Complex. BOX SCORE Elon (20-11) snapped its two-game losing streak and won its 900th game overall as …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 3–8, Roanoke 1–3

Posted by Press Release on March 29, 2017 at 8:25 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Makayla Crawford hit the go-ahead home run in the sixth inning of game one while Makayla Carver notched four hits over two games with a complete-game victory in game two as the Quakers claimed a Wednesday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader sweep. The Quakers took game one, 3-1, …Read the Rest…

College Football News – Guilford Announces Five More Commitments for 2017

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College head football coach Chris Rusiewicz announced the official commitment of five more student-athletes to play football for the Quakers Wednesday. These students have paid their deposits to Guilford and will enroll for classes beginning in August. These five athletes give head coach Chris Rusiewicz 10 commitments for the class of …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Tennis Scheduled For Friday Postponed to Saturday

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University’s men’s tennis match scheduled for Friday, March 31, against Coastal Carolina has been postponed to Saturday, April 1, at 10 a.m. The change has been made due to projected inclement weather in the region on Friday afternoon. Saturday’s forecast indicates a sunny day with a high of 74 degrees. The …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Mactas Earns Second CAA Men’s Golfer of the Week Honor

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University men’s golf senior Jared Mactas earned his second Colonial Athletic Association Men’s Golfer of the Week honor of the season today, March 29, as announced by the league office. Mactas earned a tie for second place, matching the highest finish of his career, to help the Phoenix win the Towson …Read the Rest…


Homer-Happy Elon Baseball Defeats High Point

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HPU Report follows Elon Report HIGH POINT, N.C. – An early offensive outburst, including a season-high quintet of home runs, helped the Elon University baseball team capture a 14-8 victory at High Point on Tuesday night. The win improved Elon to 125-85 all-time against the Panthers. Box Score | Play-by-Play At the plate, Elon (12-13) …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Hames Garners Second CAA Woman’s Track Weekly Honor

Posted by Press Release on March 28, 2017 at 1:44 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

RICHMOND, Va. – Junior Bryanna Hames of the Elon University women’s track and field team was named the Colonial Athletic Association Women’s Co-Field Athlete of the Week for the second time this season as announced by the league office on Tuesday, March 28. Hames shared CAA weekly honors for the second straight week after the …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Closes Road Swing at North Carolina A&T

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team closes out an eight-game road trip with a contest at longtime Triad rival North Carolina A&T on Wednesday, March 29. First pitch is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. at the Lady Aggies Softball Complex. Follow the Phoenix Fans can keep up with the action of the Phoenix all …Read the Rest…

ACC Basketball Freshman of the Year, Dennis Smith(N.C. State), has declared he will enter the 2017 NBA Draft

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He was the ACC Freshman of the Year, he scored 18.1 points per game and averaged 6.2 assists per contest for the N.C. State Wolfpack, and he torched Duke for 30-plus points, in a win by the Pack in Cameron, but if you enjoyed all of the above from Dennis Smith, you better save your …Read the Rest…

No. 16 Elon, No. 20 Duke Set for Nonconference WLAX Showdown at Rudd Field

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ELON, N.C. – Set to contest its final nonconference game of the regular season, No. 16 Elon University women’s lacrosse will welcome No. 20 Duke to Rudd Field on Wednesday, March 29, for a 6 p.m. game against the Blue Devils. The action will air on Phoenix All-Access. LAST TIME OUT Stephanie Asher tied her …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse News – Guilford’s Dionne Named ODAC Player of the Week

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College sophomore Amanda Dionne (Nashua, N.H./Tabor Academy (Mass)) picked up the first 2017 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week Award for the Quakers Monday. This recognition marks the first of her career. Dionne, a 5-7 attacker, has scored six goals and recorded one assist in the …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball to Make Short Trip to High Point on Tuesday

Posted by Press Release on March 27, 2017 at 8:10 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – For the first time since March 7, the Elon University baseball team will travel away from the friendly confines of Latham Park as the Phoenix is set to visit the High Point Panthers for a 6 p.m. game on Tuesday, March 28. GAME NOTES Baseball Alumni Weekend The Elon University baseball team …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Golf: Badmaev Ties for Third at Babs Steffens Invitational

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DELAND, Fla. – Led by Kelsey Badmaev’s tie for third individually, the Elon University women’s golf team concluded the 2017 Babs Steffens Invitational in seventh place on Monday. The Phoenix posted a three-round score of 912 (307-302-303). FINAL RESULTS The Highlights Badmaev fired a final-round 74 that included 15 pars and one birdie. Over her …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Tennis Final – UC Riverside 9, Guilford 0

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – The University of California, Riverside claimed a 9-0 men’s tennis victory over host Guilford College. The match kicked off an East Coast swing for the NCAA Division I Highlanders (10-11). The closest doubles match was at the first flight where the Quakers’ Tate Godwin and Mesa Martorell played UC Riverside’s Tadeas Lansky …Read the Rest…