College Softball News – Guilford’s Makayla Carver Earns All-Region Honor

Posted by Press Release on May 17, 2016 at 6:58 pm under College, Photos | Be the First to Comment

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Guilford College’s Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C./South Caldwell) earned Second Team All-Atlantic Region recognition from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Monday. She is one of 364 NCAA Division III students and the lone Quaker so honored. Carver, a 5-8 pitcher and infielder, earned Second Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) recognition …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Falls in Extras to College of Charleston

Posted by Press Release on May 12, 2016 at 6:21 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HARRISONBURG, Va. – A walk-off RBI double in the bottom of the 13th inning by College of Charleston’s Sarah Garcia eliminated the Elon University softball team from competition at the 2016 Colonial Athletic Association Softball Championships in a game that lasted over four hours in game time into early Thursday morning, May 11. Elon (26-25) …Read the Rest…


Elon Drops CAA Softball Tourney Opener to Delaware

Posted by Press Release on May 10, 2016 at 7:03 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HARRISONBURG, Va. – The Elon University softball team fell in its opening game at the 2016 Colonial Athletic Association Softball Championship tournament to Delaware by a score of 8-2 on Tuesday, May 10, at Veterans Memorial Stadium on the campus of James Madison. In the first official contest of the season between the two programs, …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Opens CAA Tournament Play Versus Delaware

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ELON, N.C. – For the second straight season, the Elon University softball team will compete at the Colonial Athletic Association Softball Championships as the fourth-seeded Phoenix face off against fifth-seeded Delaware on Tuesday, May 10, at 3 p.m. in Harrisonburg, Va. CAA Tournament Site Follow the Phoenix Fans can keep up with the action of …Read the Rest…

Five From Elon Softball Receive All-CAA Softball Honors

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RICHMOND, Va. – Sophomore Kara Shutt and senior Kayla Caruso highlighted five players from the Elon University softball team that received recognition on the 2016 All Colonial Athletic Association softball teams as announced by the league on Tuesday afternoon, May 10. Shutt was selected to the All-CAA first team and became the first Phoenix player …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Delaware Series Cancelled; Clinches CAA Postseason Berth

Posted by Press Release on May 8, 2016 at 11:50 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team clinched a spot in the five-team field of the Colonial Athletic Association 2016 Softball Championships next week at James Madison, May 10-13 despite having its final league series at Delaware cancelled earlier on Saturday afternoon, May 7. The Phoenix was scheduled to face the Blue Hens in …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford’s Hall Named to Academic All-District Team

Posted by Press Release on May 5, 2016 at 7:28 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Guilford College senior Laura Hall (Pittsburgh, Pa./Baldwin) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) NCAA Division III Academic All-District V Softball Team, the organization announced Thursday. Houston advances to CoSIDA’s Division III Academic All-America ballot, the results of which will be announced May 24. The all-district squads are …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Trio Lands All-ODAC Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 4, 2016 at 2:25 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. – Guilford College’s Laura Hall (Pittsburgh, Pa. / Baldwin) was named Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Softball Scholar-Athlete of the Year in addition to Third Team All-ODAC Tuesday. The Quakers’ Brooks Bray (Thomasville, N.C. / Ledford) and Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C. / South Caldwell) were second-team all-conference according to …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Caruso Tabbed CAA Softball Pitcher of the Week

Posted by Press Release on May 3, 2016 at 7:55 am under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Senior pitcher Kayla Caruso of the Elon University softball team was named the Colonial Athletic Association’s Pitcher of the Week on Monday afternoon, May 2, as announced by the league office. The Kennesaw, Ga., native threw the game of her life last Saturday, April 30, as she helped the Phoenix defeat sixth-ranked …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Takes Down No. 6 James Madison

Posted by Press Release on May 1, 2016 at 10:39 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University softball senior pitcher Kayla Caruso threw the game of her life as her complete-game effort in a 15-inning bout helped the Phoenix to a 5-4 upset victory over sixth-ranked James Madison in game one of a Colonial Athletic Association twin bill on Saturday, April 30, at Hunt Softball Park. JMU …Read the Rest…

College Softball Final – #4 Lynchburg 7, #6 Guilford 6 (8 innings, ODAC Tournament)

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SALEM, Va. – Lynchburg College’s Kayla St. John hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the eighth inning as Guilford College dropped a Saturday morning Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament contest to Lynchburg, 7-6, in an eight-inning elimination game at the Moyer Sports Complex. A Makayla Carver lead-off triple to start the contest …Read the Rest…


College Softball Finals – #6 Guilford 3, #3 Randolph-Macon 0; #2 Eastern Mennonite 3, Guilford 2 (ODAC Tournament)

Posted by Press Release on April 30, 2016 at 9:09 am under College | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. – Guilford College’s Courtney Lackey threw a complete-game shutout in Guilford’s first game of the day against Randolph-Macon College as the Quakers split their two games to stay alive in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament at the Moyer Sports Complex. The sixth-seeded Quakers defeated the third-seeded Yellow Jackets, 3-0, to advance …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Hosts No. 6 James Madison

Posted by Press Release on April 29, 2016 at 3:08 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team welcomes No. 6 James Madison for its final slate for home games for the 2016 season this weekend, April 30-May 1. The Phoenix and the Dukes kick off the three-game series with a twin bill on Saturday at 1 p.m. before concluding the weekend on Sunday with …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Falls Short Versus Virginia Tech

Posted by Press Release on April 28, 2016 at 6:31 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team twice rallied to tie the game in its contest versus Virginia Tech, but was unable to hold off the Hokies as the Phoenix suffered a 5-3 setback on Wednesday, April 27, in nonconference action at Hunt Softball Park. Elon (25-22) had battled back to tie the game …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Hosts Virginia Tech on the Diamond on Wednesday

Posted by Press Release on April 26, 2016 at 3:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After a seven-game road trip, the Elon University softball team concludes the home portion of its schedule this week beginning with its final nonconference game of the year against Virginia Tech on Wednesday, April 27. The opening pitch is scheduled for a 3 p.m. start time at Hunt Softball Park. Follow the …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball’s Game Time Versus Virginia Tech Adjusted

Posted by Press Release on April 25, 2016 at 5:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The game time for Elon University softball’s midweek home contest versus Virginia Tech on Wednesday, April 27, has been adjusted to a 3 p.m. start at Hunt Softball Park. The two programs were originally scheduled for a 7 p.m. opening pitch on Wednesday, but due to inclement weather scheduled to appear later …Read the Rest…

Seahawks Edge Elon Softball Phoenix in Marathon Game, 4-3

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team took an early lead over UNCW, but a couple of early costly errors by the Phoenix led to the Seahawks tying the game before claiming a 4-3 victory and the series in a Colonial Athletic Association rubber match on Sunday, April 24, at Boseman Field. Elon dropped …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Splits Doubleheader at UNCW

Posted by Press Release on April 24, 2016 at 12:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team split a pair of games on Saturday, April 23, as the Phoenix took game one of a Colonial Athletic Association doubleheader at UNCW, 3-2, but fell in the nightcap, 2-0, as Boseman Field. Elon (25-20, 8-6 CAA) and the Seahawks (26-19, 5-8 CAA) return to the field …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 4–15, Bridgewater 2–0

Posted by Press Release on April 23, 2016 at 8:02 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Laura Hall hit four-for-four over the Quakers’ Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader sweep of Bridgewater College. The Quakers claimed game one, 4-2, and game two, 15-0, in five innings. Bridgewater claimed an early 1-0 lead as they loaded the bases in the top of the second inning, …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Travels to UNCW For Big CAA Series

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2016 at 2:04 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team closes out a seven-game road swing this weekend as the Phoenix heads to UNCW for a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series beginning with a twin bill on Saturday, April 23 at 3 p.m. and concluding Sunday, April 24, at 1 p.m. at Boseman Field. Follow the Phoenix …Read the Rest…