Elon’s Million Receives NFCA All-Region Softball Accolades

Posted by Press Release on May 18, 2017 at 2:37 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Senior Carey Million of the Elon University softball team was recognized on the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Mid-Atlantic All-Region Second Team as announced by the organization on Thursday, May 18. 2017 NFCA Division I All-Region Honorees This is the first All-Region accolade for Million in her career and the sixth straight …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Pair Lands All-Region Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 16, 2017 at 6:46 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Guilford College’s Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C./South Caldwell) and Kayli Blankenship (Pittsboro, N.C./Northwood) earned All-Atlantic Region recognition from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Monday. Carver was a first-team pick, while Blankenship earned second-team honors. The Quakers are two of 360 NCAA Division III students so honored. All-region players are nominated and …Read the Rest…


Five Elon Phoenix Earn All-CAA Softball Postseason Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 9, 2017 at 7:53 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Headlined by first team accolades for junior pitcher Kiandra Mitchum and junior outfielder Kara Shutt, the Elon University softball team saw five members of its program earn All Colonial Athletic Association honors as the league office announced its 2017 postseason awards on Tuesday evening, May 9. CAA Postseason Awards Video Mitchum and …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Falls at No. 13/14 JMU in Season Finale

Posted by Press Release on May 6, 2017 at 9:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HARRISONBURG, Va. – Despite getting an early lead in the opening inning for the second time in the series, the Elon University softball team were doomed by a five-run bottom of the second by No. 13/14 James Madison and fell to the Dukes, 7-1, in the series finale on Saturday, May 6, at Veterans Memorial …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball’s Million Reaches Milestone at No. 13/14 James Madison

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HARRISONBURG, Va. – Senior Carey Million set a new single-season mark for RBI with her 48th of the year as the Phoenix dropped a pair of contests at No. 13/14 James Madison on Friday, May 5. The maroon and gold fell to the Dukes, 10-2, in the opening game before falling in the nightcap, 5-0, …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Concludes Regular Season at No. 13/14 James Madison

Posted by Press Release on May 4, 2017 at 1:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Heading into the final weekend of the regular season, the Elon University softball team heads to No. 13/14 James Madison for a three-game Colonial Athletic Association set beginning on Friday, May 5, with a doubleheader starting at 2:30 p.m. The series concludes on Saturday, May 6, at 1 p.m. Live Stats | …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Places Five on All-ODAC Teams

Posted by Press Release on May 2, 2017 at 6:36 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College placed a school-record four students on the First Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Softball squad and one on the second-team unit. The league office released the annual all-star teams nominated and selected by the league’s head coaches Tuesday. Selections are based on play in league games. Guilford’s five All-ODAC …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Walks Off on Senior Day

Posted by Press Release on April 30, 2017 at 5:37 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – An RBI single from senior Alaina Hall in the bottom of the seventh helped the Elon University softball team earn a 1-0 walk-off victory over Delaware in the Phoenix’s Colonial Athletic Association rubber match against the Blue Hens on Sunday, April 30, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE It was the second …Read the Rest…

Elon Splits Delaware in CAA Softball Twin Bill

Posted by Press Release on April 29, 2017 at 9:19 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Senior Carey Million tied the program’s single-season RBI record as the Elon University softball team earned a Colonial Athletic Association doubleheader split versus Delaware on Saturday, April 29, in the beginning of the league three-game set at Hunt Softball Park. Game 1 Box (.PDF) | Game 2 Box (.PDF) The Phoenix (31-18, …Read the Rest…

College Softball Final – Emory & Henry 7, Guilford 2 (ODAC Tournament)

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SALEM, Va. – Emory & Henry College’s Caley Hodge posted five RBI as Guilford fell in a Saturday morning elimination game in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Softball Tournament over Emory & Henry, 7-2, at the Moyer Sports Complex. Hodge hit a pair of home runs to power her two-for-three day. Hodge connected on …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Roanoke 6, Guilford 3; Guilford 9, Eastern Mennonite 2 (ODAC Tournament)

Posted by Press Release on April 28, 2017 at 9:35 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. – Guilford College’s Makayla Carver tallied four hits with three RBI over the Quakers two friday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference Softball Tournament games at the Moyer Sports Complex. The third-seeded Quakers earned a split of the day’s two games, falling sixth-seeded Roanoke College, 6-3, and eliminating seventh-seeded Eastern Mennonite University, 9-2, in …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Set to Host Blue Hens for Senior Weekend

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team will close out its home portion of the regular season this weekend as the Phoenix hosts Delaware in a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series on April 29-30, at Hunt Softball Park. The league set is scheduled to begin on Saturday with a doubleheader at 1 p.m. Game …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball’s Emily Roper Receives John W. Barney Memorial Award

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ELON, N.C. – Senior Emily Roper of the Elon University softball team was honored with the John W. Barney Memorial Award as recognized on April 27, at Elon’s annual Leadership Awards program sponsored by Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society. The prestigious John W. Barney Memorial Award recognizes the senior with the highest …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Concludes Non-Conference Versus N.C. A&T

Posted by Press Release on April 26, 2017 at 6:46 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team concludes its nonconference slate this Wednesday, April 26, with a single-game versus longtime Triad rival North Carolina A&T. The contest is scheduled for a 4 p.m. opening pitch at Hunt Softball Park. LIVE STATS Follow the Phoenix Fans can keep up with the action of the Phoenix …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball’s Matchup Versus North Carolina A&T Postponed to Wednesday

Posted by Press Release on April 24, 2017 at 8:04 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Due to heavy rainfall expected in the area for most of Tuesday afternoon and into the evening, the Elon University softball team has postponed its early-week matchup versus North Carolina A&T, originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 25, until Wednesday, April 26. First pitch between the Phoenix and the Lady Aggies will be …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Downed by Hofstra in Twin Bill

Posted by Press Release on April 23, 2017 at 7:30 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – The Elon University had a tough outing in its Colonial Athletic Association doubleheader on Sunday, April 23, falling in both contests to Hofstra, with the Phoenix falling 3-0 in game one and suffering an 8-0 setback in the finale at Bill Edwards Stadium. Game 1 Box | Game 2 Box The losses …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 19–29, Sweet Briar 2–0 (Both games in five innings)

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2017 at 7:51 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Makayla Crawford posted 11 RBI as the Quakers claimed a resounding Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader sweep over Sweet Briar College. The Quakers claimed game one, 19-2, and took the nightcap, 29-0. Both contests ended after five innings as the Quakers broke a 13-year old school record …Read the Rest…


Elon-Hofstra Softball Weekend Schedule Adjusted

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HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – Due to unfavorable weather scheduled to appear in the area for the rest of the evening, the Colonial Athletic Association doubleheader for the Elon University softball team at Hofstra, originally scheduled for today, April 22, at 2 p.m., has been canceled. The two programs will instead play a twin bill tomorrow beginning …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Travels to Hofstra for CAA Series

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2017 at 10:47 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Taking on its third league road series of the season, the Elon University softball team travels to Hofstra for a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series against the Pride. Both teams kick off the weekend with a twin bill on Saturday, April 22, starting a 2 p.m. before concluding the series on Sunday, …Read the Rest…

Barbee’s Career Day Lifts Elon Softball Phoenix Over UNCG, 7-2

Posted by Press Release on April 19, 2017 at 8:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Behind the best outing of the season so far from rookie Walker Barbee, the Elon University softball team earned its third straight win overall as the Phoenix defeated Triad rival UNCG, 7-2, on Wednesday evening, April 19, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The win for the Phoenix (29-15) was the third …Read the Rest…