Remainder of Elon-East Carolina Softball Series Cancelled Due to Rain

Posted by Press Release on April 19, 2014 at 2:35 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Due to steady rainfall throughout the area on Saturday, April 19, the series finale between Elon and East Carolina has been cancelled. The Phoenix and the Pirates were slated to conclude the final game of the series at 1 p.m. on Saturday after playing a doubleheader on Friday, April 18. Elon will …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 8–22, Southern Virginia 0–0

Posted by Press Release on April 18, 2014 at 11:01 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

BUENA VISTA, Va.—Guilford College completed a sweep of Southern Virginia University Friday evening. The Quakers took game one, 8-0, and the nightcap, 22-0. Game one was started in the top of the fourth inning after it was suspended due to darkness March 20th. Rebekah Langston finished her one-hitter, giving up only two total base runners …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Falls in Twin Bill at East Carolina

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GREENVILLE, N.C – The Elon University softball team fell in its doubleheader today, April 18, to East Carolina by scores of 4-2 in game one and a 6-0 setback in the second game at ECU Softball Field. Both teams will return tomorrow, April 19, for the series finale scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. East …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Takes Non-Conference Trip to East Carolina

Posted by Press Release on April 17, 2014 at 9:54 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team will conclude its four-game road swing this week with a non-conference series at East Carolina starting on Friday, April 18, with a single game at 5 p.m. The Phoenix and the Pirates will conclude the series on Saturday with a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. at ECU …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Falls Late at Longwood

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FARMVILLE, Va. – The Elon University softball team could not maintain an early 5-0 lead and fell late to Longwood, 6-5, on a seventh inning walk-off hit by the Lancers on Wednesday, at Lancer Field. Justina Augustine lined a bases loaded single to center field in the bottom of the seventh to hand the Phoenix …Read the Rest…


College Softball Finals—Guilford 4–6, Bridgewater 0–4

Posted by Press Release on April 16, 2014 at 9:12 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Maggie Shaffer threw a one-hitter in the first game of Guilford College’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader sweep of Bridgewater College Wednesday afternoon. Guilford took game one, 4-0, and collected the nightcap victory, 6-4. Shaffer (11-6) held the Eagles without a hit for the first four and one-third innings, earning her …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Travels to Longwood for Early Week Twin Bill

Posted by Press Release on April 14, 2014 at 10:38 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team will have five non-conference road games this week beginning with a doubleheader on Tuesday, April 15, at Longwood. The twin bill is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. at Lancer Field. Live Coverage Fans can follow the Phoenix via live stats by going to the Elon softball …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 3–4, Emory & Henry 1–8

Posted by Press Release on April 13, 2014 at 9:19 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

EMORY, Va. – Guilford College’s Maggie Shaffer collected her seventh complete game victory of the season as the Quakers split an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader with Emory & Henry College Sunday afternoon. The Quakers took game one, 3-1, while the Wasps claimed the nightcap, 8-4. Shaffer (10-6) gave up just one earned run …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Nester Sets Program’s Career Doubles Mark in Setback to Appalachian State Softball

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ELON, N.C. – Senior Carleigh Nester legged out her 49th career double to become the program’s all-time leader, but the Elon University softball team could not overcome giving up a total of eight runs in the first three innings en route to a 11-1 setback to Appalachian State on Sunday, April 13, in the rubber …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Nester’s Walk-off Homer Earns Split Versus Appalachian State Softball

Posted by Press Release on April 12, 2014 at 8:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Carleigh Nester’s seventh inning, two-run walk-off home run in game two helped the Elon University softball team to a 5-3 win in the second game of a Southern Conference series doubleheader versus Appalachian State on Saturday, April 12. The Phoenix (21-19-1, 4-10 SoCon) fell to the Mountaineers (16-23, 4-9 SoCon) in the …Read the Rest…

GC Softball Finishes Season With 2-1 Defeat

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ROCKY MOUNT, NC—The Greensboro College Pride softball team returned to action on Saturday afternoon against the Lions of Piedmont College. The Pride fell in the elimination contest 2-1. Greensboro College got two runners in scoring position in the top half of the first inning, but the Pride could not push a runner across the plate. …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix to Host Pink Day Against Appalachian State

Posted by Don Moore on April 11, 2014 at 3:40 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team returns to Southern Conference play this weekend as the Phoenix hosts Appalachian State in a three-game series beginning on Saturday, April 12, with a doubleheader at 1 p.m. The program is also holding its annual Pink Day event with the team wearing its pink jerseys in support …Read the Rest…

GC Softball Pride Place Five Players On USA South Softball All-Conference Teams

Posted by Press Release on April 9, 2014 at 9:36 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The USA South Athletic Conference has announced its 2014 All-Conference awards for softball. A total of 49 student-athletes have been named to the All-Conference teams. The Pride placed two players on the second team all-conference and two on the third team. On the second team was Sarah Connolly who placed third in …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Shuts Out N.C. A&T, 3-0

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Junior Catilin O’Shea tossed her first shutout of the year to help the Elon University softball team to a 3-0 win at North Carolina A&T on Wednesday, April 9, at the Lady Aggie Softball Complex. The Phoenix (20-18-1) defeated the Aggies (13-17) for the second time this season and extended its win …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals: Meredith 1–7, Guilford 0–6

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GREENSBORO, N.C.- Meredith College’s Amanda Beirne gave up only five hits in ten total innings to earn two wins over Guilford College Wednesday afternoon. The Avenging Angels took game one, 1-0, and the nightcap, 7-6. Both Beirne and the Quakers’ Maggie Shaffer controlled the opponents’ bats through the first four innings as only three runners …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Travels to North Carolina A&T for Non-Conference Matchup

Posted by Press Release on April 8, 2014 at 4:16 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team will make a short road trip down Interstate 40 as the Phoenix travels to North Carolina A&T for a single midweek contest on Wednesday, April 9. The game is scheduled to start at 4:30 p.m. at the Lady Aggie Softball Complex. Live Coverage Fans can follow the …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Shenandoah 8-9, Guilford 3-4

Posted by Press Release on April 7, 2014 at 7:07 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s softball team dropped two Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) games to visiting Shenandoah University Sunday. The Hornets (7-14, 4-5 ODAC) extended their winning streak to five with an 8-3 win in the opener and a 9-4 triumph in game two. Sophomore lefthander Megan Tripp improved to 3-6 with a complete-game …Read the Rest…


GC Pride Softball Drops Two To Piedmont College

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DEMOREST, GA—The Greensboro College Pride softball team dropped two games to host Piedmont College on Sunday afternoon wrapping up the USA South regular season slate. The Pride fell 6-1 in the first game before falling in game two 8-2. In the first game of the day, the Pride got on the board first when Alexis …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Falls in Rubber Match at Chattanooga

Posted by Press Release on April 6, 2014 at 6:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – A seven-run bottom of the third by Chattanooga was the difference as the Elon University softball team dropped a 12-2 decision against the Mocs in the rubber match on Sunday, April 6, at Frost Stadium. The loss dropped the Phoenix to 19-18-1 with a 3-9 mark in Southern Conference play. Chattanooga improved …Read the Rest…

Guilford’s Pastor Throws Perfect Game in Softball Sweep of Sweet Briar

Posted by Press Release on April 5, 2014 at 11:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

SWEET BRIAR, Va. – Sophomore Calli Pastor (Newburg, Pa./Big Spring) threw a five-inning perfect game in the opener and Marty Wilcox homered and had five RBI in the nightcap as Guilford College swept Saturday’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) softball doubleheader at Sweet Briar College. Pastor joined Jessica Burcham ’12 as the lone Quakers to …Read the Rest…