Bocock Adds Three in 2017 Elon Softball Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on November 23, 2016 at 11:15 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball program and head coach Kathy Bocock announced the additions of three talented future student-athletes to the program as the Phoenix released its 2017 recruiting class of Jamie Finnical (Franklin High School / Reistertown, Md.), Katrina Martin (Ashby High School / Dayton, Va.) and Ally Repko (Broadway High School …Read the Rest…

Gracey Albright (Page High School) signs with Furman University Softball

Posted by Press Release on November 10, 2016 at 3:21 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Gracey Albright (Page High School) signs with Furman University Softball Gracey Albright signing with Furman University Softball


Elon Softball Recognized as a Top Academic Team by NFCA

Posted by Press Release on October 6, 2016 at 6:48 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Elon University softball team was recognized by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) and Easton as a Top Academic Team as announced on Thursday evening, Oct. 6. In addition, three members of the squad – sophomore Abby Barker, graduated senior Kayla Caruso and rising senior Emily Roper – were chosen as …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Announces 2016 Fall Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 6, 2016 at 7:06 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team and head coach Kathy Bocock announced the program’s 2016 fall schedule on Tuesday, Sept. 6. The eight-game slate features contests at in-state foes and longtime rivals as well as four games at Hunt Softball Park. “We’re very excited about our fall schedule this year,” said Bocock, who …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford’s Carver Named to First Team All-State Team

Posted by Press Release on June 30, 2016 at 10:56 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – Guilford College’s Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C./South Caldwell) earned earned First Team College Division All-State softball recognition from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) Wednesday. The all-state squads consist of NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and NAIA student-athletes from North Carolina colleges and universities. North Carolina sports information …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Trio Receives All-State Accolades

Posted by Press Release on June 29, 2016 at 3:51 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

DURHAM, N.C. – The Elon University softball team had three members of its program named to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) All-State softball teams as announced by the association on Wednesday, June 29. Kara Shutt was the Phoenix’s lone representative to receive first team All-State honors in the outfield while Alaina Hall …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford’s Laura Hall Named to CoSIDA Academic All-America (R) Team

Posted by Press Release on May 24, 2016 at 2:58 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

AUSTIN, Texas — Guilford College senior Laura Hall (Pittsburgh, Pa./Baldwin) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) NCAA Division III Academic All-America® Softball Team, the organization announced Tuesday. A second-team honoree, Hall is the Quakers’ 10th CoSIDA Academic All-America® selection in school history and first softball student-athlete so honored. The CoSIDA …Read the Rest…

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 | Comments are off for this article

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…