Elon’s Silverman Moves Up 2 Spots in ITA Men’s Tennis National Rankings

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2014 at 2:58 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

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…


Going from Tee to Green:Ragsdale Men’s Golf Challenging for Spot in Regionals

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*****Courtesy of Ragsdale HS Athletics Director Brian Herndon***** Ragsdale Men’s Golf Challenging for Spot in Regionals The Ragsdale Men’s Golf team competed at Greensboro National in conference play on Monday, finishing in fourth place for the day. Leading the Tigers was Sophomore Bret Bartko, shooting a 1 under par 35, and sophomore David Song with …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…

High School Baseball/Softball Today(4/22/14) with the Carolina Acceleration ‘Diamond Cutter’

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TOP FIVE GAMES OF THE DAY….Pay double/twice when you see these…. 1)Ragsdale(12-4/3-3) at Northwest Guilford(14-4/5-1) 7pm…Lots of conference(Piedmont Triad 4-A) laying on the line in this one…Burrows vs. Everett is what we are hearing for today’s matchups….. 2)Northern Guilford(11-7/5-1) at Eastern Guilford(14-5/9-3) 7pm…Hearing aces C. Robinson and Morgan might be going in this one…Lots of …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…

Piedmont Triad 4A Conference Boys Golf Scores

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The Southwest Cowboy’s golf team played in its 5th Piedmont Triad Golf match at Greensboro National Golf Course (par 36) on Monday, April 21st. The next conference golf match for the Cowboys is Wednesday, April 23rd at Pine Knolls Golf Course at 4:00. Northwest 153 High Point Central 152 Southwest 153 Ragsdale 158 East Forsyth …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…

Big night back on Saturday for Jaylin Davis(Northeast Guilford HS/Appalachian State) in APP win over Elon

Posted by Andy Durham on April 21, 2014 at 8:23 pm under College, High School | Be the First to Comment

from the Burlington Times News at www.thetimesnews.com: Jaylin Davis, a Northeast Guilford graduate, tripled twice and drove in three runs for the Mountaineers. Appalachian State scored nine of its 10 runs with two outs Saturday night at Latham Park and cruised to a 10-4 Southern Conference baseball victory against Elon. Seven of those runs came …Read the Rest…

Graham Sporting Goods High School Baseball Tonight with Grimsley 10-0 over Smith and more on the way(WA’s Garrett Hodge ends it with a Grand Slam in Graham/21-8 Warriors win)

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Final Rome Braves 14, Greensboro Grasshoppers 9 at Rome, Georgia… Final Grimsley 10, Smith 0….See report below… Garrett Hodge with a Grand Slam for Western Alamance to end the game in the Graham Easter Tournament…Final: Western Alamance 21, Eastern Alamance 8…Breydan Gorham, Blake Deatherage, Michael Olenoski and Garrett Hodge have got hot for WA…Just got …Read the Rest…

Northern Guilford Men’s Golf Results

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Greensboro Country Club (Carlson Farm Course) Par 35 Northern Guilford 151, Grimsley 170 1. Alex Burris (G) 35; t2. John Derrick (NG) 37; t2. Jacob Neal (NG) 37; 4. Thomas Barnette (NG) 38; 5. Nicholas Poole (NG) 39; 6. Davis Castelli (G) 42

Elon Phoenix Gains Two Spots at SoCon Men’s Golf Championship

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PINEHURST, N.C. — A second-round 294 moved the Elon men’s golf team two spots up on the leaderboard at the 2014 Southern Conference Championship at the National Golf Club on Monday. The Phoenix will begin Tuesday’s third and final round in eighth place with a score of 610 (316-294). For the second day in a …Read the Rest…

Ninth Annual Clary Medal Winners Named By NCHSAA

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CHAPEL HILL – Meg Keeter Fletcher of West Brunswick High School and Alexander Bruce White of Maiden High School have been named the recipients of the ninth annual Clary Medals awarded by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. The two outstanding student-athletes will be recognized at the NCHSAA’s Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 1, …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s Track Matches Program Best At Big South Championship

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ROCK HILL, S.C. — The High Point University women’s track & field team matched its best-ever finish at the Big South Outdoor Championship, finishing third at the conclusion of the meet on Monday in Rock Hill, S.C. Down 14 points with the women’s pole vault remaining, sophomores Jill Marois and Alyssa Palenchar finished 1-2 to …Read the Rest…

Jack Sides Leads HPU Men’s Golf At Big South Tournament

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NINETY SIX, S.C. – The High Point University men’s golf team is tied for ninth after the first day of the Big South Conference Championship at The Patriot at Grand Harbor in Ninety Six, S.C. Freshman Jack Sides led HPU with a 76 in the opening round. High Point carded a team score of 315, …Read the Rest…

Word up/Word on Al Jefferson’s(Charlotte Bobcats) plantar fascia injury

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Today from Charlotte Bobcats’ head coach Steve Clifford: (by way of the Charlotte Observer at www.charlotteobserver.com) “There are no long-term effects – nothing that could be permanent,” Clifford replied, when asked if there is danger in Jefferson continuing to play in this best-of-seven series against the Miami Heat. And for his part, Jefferson is ready. …Read the Rest…