HPU Announces 2018 Baseball Schedule

Posted by Press Release on October 6, 2017 at 8:44 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University baseball team released its 53-game schedule for the 2018 season on Thursday, featuring matchups against five NCAA tournament teams from a year ago and a full 27-game Big South slate. 2018 High Point University Baseball Schedule “The 2018 schedule should prove to be another exciting slate for …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Platt to Represent Great Britain at European Baseball Championship

Posted by Press Release on August 5, 2017 at 7:42 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University catcher Hayden Platt will travel to Austria and the Czech Republic as a member of the baseball team representing Great Britain at the 2017 U23 European Championship in August. The tournament features 16 nations placed in four groups of four. Great Britain’s group (Group B) also includes Austria, Spain and …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball’s Brnovich Picks Up Third Freshman All-America Honor

Posted by Press Release on July 6, 2017 at 5:35 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

OMAHA, Neb. – The 2017 Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Year, Elon right-handed pitcher Kyle Brnovich garnered yet another national postseason honor on Thursday, July 6 when he was selected as a second-team member of the D1Baseball Freshman All-American Team. Brnovich also earned the same honor from Collegiate Baseball and the National Collegiate Baseball …Read the Rest…

College Baseball News – Guilford’s Denton Earns All-State Honors

Posted by Press Release on June 20, 2017 at 6:43 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – Guilford College’s Trevor Denton (Mechanicsville, Va. / Hanover (Pitt C.C.)) earned College Division All-State baseball recognition according to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) Friday. Denton earned a spot on the second-team all-state unit. The squads consist of NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and NAIA student-athletes from North …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Barrett Selected by Blue Jays in MLB Draft

Posted by Press Release on June 14, 2017 at 4:33 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – With the 23rd pick in the 18th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, the Toronto Blue Jays selected Elon senior left-handed pitcher Jordan Barrett. He was the 549th player chosen overall. With Barrett’s selection, Elon has now had at least one player selected in the MLB Draft in …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball’s Brnovich Claims Another National Honor

Posted by Press Release on June 12, 2017 at 1:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LYNCHBURG, Va. – The 2017 Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Year, Elon right-handed pitcher Kyle Brnovich garnered his second national postseason honor on Monday, June 12 when he was selected as a second-team member of teh National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Freshman All-American Team. Brnovich also earned the same honor from Collegiate Baseball …Read the Rest…

Former Elon Pitcher John Brebbia Earns MLB Call

Posted by Press Release on May 27, 2017 at 10:06 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

DENVER, Colo. – Former Elon University right-handed pitcher John Brebbia has accomplished what every Little League player dreams about. On Saturday, May 27, Brebbia got the call from the St. Louis Cardinals that he would be joining the team in Denver, Colo., for the squad’s series against the Colorado Rockies. Brebbia is the first former …Read the Rest…

HPU baseball drops heartbreaker to Winthrop, 14-13

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• High Point was eliminated from the Big South Baseball Championship with a 114-13 loss to top-seeded Winthrop on Saturday. • The Panthers led, 13-8, but allowed six runs in the bottom of the ninth. • HPU set a new program Div. I record with seven home runs in the contest, two each by senior …Read the Rest…

HPU baseball remains alive with 6-5 win over Campbell

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• Junior Austen Zente hit a game-winning double in the eighth inning to put High Point in front of Campbell in a 6-5 win over the eighth seed. • Junior Rion Murrah pitched 5-1/3 innings of scoreless relief and struck out a record 11 batters for the Panthers. • The win secures HPU’s third 30-win …Read the Rest…

HPU baseball drops Big South Championship opener to Radford, 6-3

Posted by Press Release on May 26, 2017 at 6:31 am under College | Read the First Comment

• High Point dropped its opening game of the 2017 Big South Baseball Championship by a score of 6-3 on Thursday night. • Sophomore Matt Hodges struck out a career-high 10 in six innings of work out of the bullpen. • The Panthers will face No. 8-seeded Campbell in an elimination game on Friday, May …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Tosses No-Hitter, but Falls to Charleston

Posted by Press Release on May 25, 2017 at 8:17 pm under College | Read the First Comment

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Jordan Barrett and George Kirby combined to throw the first no-hitter in CAA Tournament history, but the Elon University baseball team lost a 1-0 game to the College of Charleston Cougars in an elimination game on Thursday afternoon. Box Score | Play-by-Play Barrett (4-5) threw 4.2 innings before departing shortly after a …Read the Rest…


College Baseball News – Guilford’s Denton Adds ABCA All-Region Honor

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Trevor Denton (Mechanicsville, Va. / Hanover (Pitt C.C.)) earned Second Team All-South Region honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association and Rawlings Tuesday. The junior second baseman is the Quakers’ first student so honored since 2014. The ABCA/Rawlings teams are nominated and selected by ABCA members under the guidance of …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Falls in CAA Tournament Opener

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – The third-seeded William & Mary Tribe used a three-run fifth inning to erase a 2-0 deficit and down the Elon University baseball team 5-2 in an opening round game of the 2017 CAA Baseball Tournament. Box Score | Play-by-Play Despite hitting some historic numbers, Elon starter Kyle Brnovich (6-5) took the loss. …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Will Wait Until Thursday to Open CAA Tournament Play

Posted by Press Release on May 24, 2017 at 7:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

WILMINGTON, N.C. – As rain continues to pelt Wilmington, N.C., on Wednesday, the Elon University baseball team will have to wait until Thursday to begin play in the CAA Tournament as the remainder of day one action has been postponed. The Phoenix will now take on William & Mary at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May …Read the Rest…

Weather Alters CAA Baseball Tournament Schedule

Posted by Press Release on May 23, 2017 at 8:03 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Due to heavy rains in Wilmington, N.C., the start of the 2017 CAA Baseball Tournament on Wednesday will be delayed. Originally slated to play game two of the tournament at 3 p.m., the Elon University squad will now play at 4:30 p.m. against William & Mary. Game one between Delaware and College …Read the Rest…

College Baseball News – Guilford’s Trevor Denton Named All-Region

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska – Guilford College’s Trevor Denton (Mechanicsville, Va./Hanover (Pitt C.C.)) earned Second Team All-South Region honors from D3baseball.com Tuesday. The junior second baseman is the Quakers’ first student so honored since 2014. The all-region team honorees are among the 800 NCAA Division III baseball players nominated by sports information directors. D3baseball.com staff and contributors, …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Brnovich Named CAA Baseball Rookie of the Year, Five Elon Players Honored

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RICHMOND, Va. – Following a stellar season on the mound, Elon University freshman pitcher Kyle Brnovich has been selected as the Colonial Athletic Association Baseball Rookie of the Year as announced by the league office on Tuesday, May 23. Including Brnovich, a total of five Phoenix players were honored as Ryne Ogren, Kyle Jackson, Hayden …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball Opens CAA Tournament vs. William & Mary

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – The sixth-seeded Elon University baseball team will open up its third appearance in the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament on Wednesday, May 24 against third-seeded William & Mary at Brooks Field on the campus of UNCW. Game time is scheduled for 3 p.m. GAME NOTES Fans can listen to all of Elon’s tournament …Read the Rest…

Bracket Set for 2017 CAA Baseball Tournament

Posted by Press Release on May 20, 2017 at 9:40 pm under College | Read the First Comment

RICHMOND, Va. – With the conclusion of regular-season play on Saturday, the pairings for the 2017 CAA Baseball Tournament have been set. The Elon University baseball team will be seeded sixth in the league showcase that gets underway on Wednesday, May 24, at Brooks Field in Wilmington, N.C. The Phoenix will take on third-seeded William …Read the Rest…

HPU baseball drops 9-2 decision to Maryland in series finale

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• High Point dropped its regular season finale to Maryland by a score of 9-2 on Saturday. • Junior Hunter Lee had three of HPU’s 12 hits and finished the day 3-4 with an RBI. • The Panthers finished the regular season with a 29-21 overall record and are the No. 4 seed in the …Read the Rest…