Elon Softball Phoenix, Mitchum Blank Aggies, 1-0

Posted by Press Release on March 30, 2017 at 6:28 am under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Junior Kiandra Mitchum tossed a one-hit shutout with eight strikeouts to lead the Elon University softball team to a 1-0 victory at North Carolina A&T on Wednesday evening, March 29, at the Lady Aggies Softball Complex. BOX SCORE Elon (20-11) snapped its two-game losing streak and won its 900th game overall as …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 3–8, Roanoke 1–3

Posted by Press Release on March 29, 2017 at 8:25 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Makayla Crawford hit the go-ahead home run in the sixth inning of game one while Makayla Carver notched four hits over two games with a complete-game victory in game two as the Quakers claimed a Wednesday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader sweep. The Quakers took game one, 3-1, …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Closes Road Swing at North Carolina A&T

Posted by Press Release on March 28, 2017 at 1:42 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team closes out an eight-game road trip with a contest at longtime Triad rival North Carolina A&T on Wednesday, March 29. First pitch is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. at the Lady Aggies Softball Complex. Follow the Phoenix Fans can keep up with the action of the Phoenix all …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 5–14, Eastern Mennonite 1–5

Posted by Press Release on March 27, 2017 at 6:24 am under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Sabrina Moreno hit five-for-eight with five RBI over Sunday afternoon’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader with Eastern Mennonite University as the Quakers posted a sweep of the Royals. The Quakers claimed game one, 5-1, and won the nightcap in five innings, 14-5. After Guilford (19-6, 4-2 ODAC) starting pitcher …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Falls at Cougars in CAA Rubber Match

Posted by Press Release on March 26, 2017 at 6:34 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. – Despite scoring a run early in the first inning, the Elon University softball team was doomed by a two-run second frame by College of Charleston as the Phoenix fell to the Cougars by a score of 2-1 on Sunday afternoon, March 26, in the Colonial Athletic Association rubber match between the …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Splits Twin Bill at College of Charleston in CAA Opener

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MT PLEASANT, S.C. – The Elon University softball team opened Colonial Athletic Association play with a split at College of Charleston on Saturday, March 25, in a pair of extra inning affairs. The Phoenix took game one, 3-1, in 11 innings before dropping the nightcap, 5-3, in eight innings. Game One | Game Two Elon …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 7–8, Shenandoah 0–0 (Game two in six innings)

Posted by Press Release on March 25, 2017 at 6:06 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

WINCHESTER, Va. – Guilford College’s Courtney Lackey threw a complete-game shutout in game one while Makayla Carver shutout Shenandoah University in game two as the Quakers claimed a Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) contest over Shenandoah. The Quakers claimed game one, 7-0, and the nightcap, 8-0, in a six-inning contest. Makayla Crawford kicked …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Opens CAA Action at College of Charleston

Posted by Press Release on March 24, 2017 at 2:22 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team begins its third season of league play in the Colonial Athletic Association this weekend, March 25-26, with a three-game series at the College of Charleston. The Phoenix and the Cougars open with a twin bill on Saturday at 2 p.m. before concluding the series on Sunday at …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Hangs on Late at East Carolina

Posted by Press Release on March 23, 2017 at 6:11 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Despite almost seeing its eight-run lead evaporated late, the Elon University softball team hung on for a 10-9 nail-biting victory at East Carolina on Wednesday, March 22, in a midweek road contest at ECU Softball Stadium. BOX SCORE Elon (18-9) won its eighth out of its last nine overall while earning its …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Lynchburg 3–10, Guilford 2–3

Posted by Press Release on March 22, 2017 at 8:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Lynchburg College’s Lauren Smith tallied four RBI as Guilford College dropped a Wednesday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader to Lynchburg. The Hornets claimed game one, 3-2, and the nightcap, 10-3. The Quakers (15-6, 0-2 ODAC) enjoyed a 1-0 lead for most of the first game after Makayla Carver’s sacrifice fly …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Treks to East Carolina for Midweek Road Test

Posted by Press Release on March 21, 2017 at 2:13 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Winners of seven of its last eight, the Elon University softball team begins its spring break week with a midweek intrastate contest at East Carolina on Wednesday, March 22. The single-game is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. at the ECU Softball Stadium. Follow the Phoenix Fans can keep up with the …Read the Rest…


College Softball Finals – Guilford 12-7, Westminster (Mo.) 4-11

Posted by Press Release on March 19, 2017 at 8:29 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LITTLE RIVER, S.C. – Courtney Lackey (North Wilkesboro, N.C./West Wilkes) threw a complete game and plated a career-high five runs in Guilford College’s 12-4 softball victory over Westminster (Missouri) College Sunday at the North Myrtle Beach Sports Complex. The Blue Jays took Sunday’s nightcap, 11-7, thanks to a four-run seventh inning. Lackey (7-2) fanned three …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Earns Series Win at UNCG with Twin Bill Split

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Despite losing game one of its doubleheader in walk-off fashion, the Elon University softball team rebounded to clinch its three-game series versus UNCG on Saturday, March 18, with a win in game two as the Phoenix fell to the Spartans in the first game of the day, 4-3, but came back in …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Power Past UNCG, 11-1

Posted by Press Release on March 17, 2017 at 8:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – A two home run performance from senior Carey Million and a nine-strikeout, complete game gem from junior Kiandra Mitchum aided the Elon University softball team to a 11-1 victory over Triad rival UNCG on Friday, March 17, in the first of the three-game series at UNCG Softball Stadium. BOX SCORE Elon (16-8) …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Heads to UNCG for Three-Game Series

Posted by Press Release on March 16, 2017 at 6:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – In a matchup of longtime Triad and former conference rivals, the Elon University softball team heads down I-40 for a three-game series versus UNCG beginning with a single game on Friday, March 17, at 4:30 p.m. The series concludes on Saturday, March 18, with a doubleheader starting a 2 p.m. at UNCG …Read the Rest…

Weather Forces Cancellation of Elon-Charlotte Softball Contest

Posted by Press Release on March 14, 2017 at 7:21 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – With temperatures expected to be below freezing overnight, the Elon University softball game at Charlotte, originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 14, at 4:30 p.m., has been cancelled. There are no current plans for a makeup date. Elon returns to the diamond on Friday, March 17, for the start of a three-game series …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Mitchum Takes CAA Softball Weekly Honor

Posted by Press Release on March 13, 2017 at 6:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Junior Kiandra Mitchum of the Elon University softball team was named the Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday morning, March 13. It’s the first weekly honor of the season for Mitchum and the Phoenix and the second CAA pitching weekly award overall for …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball: Mitchum, Phoenix Shutout Knights, 8-0

Posted by Press Release on March 12, 2017 at 7:03 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Junior pitcher Kiandra Mitchum tied her career-high with 11 strikeouts as the Elon University softball team closed out its home tournament, the Elon Phoenix Tournament, with a 8-0 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Sunday afternoon, March 12, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The Phoenix (15-8) finished the weekend with a perfect …Read the Rest…

Softball Stays Unblemished at Elon Phoenix Tournament

Posted by Press Release on March 11, 2017 at 9:22 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team continued its unblemished mark at the Elon Phoenix Tournament with a couple of victories on Saturday, March 11, versus Presbyterian and Norfolk State. The Phoenix defeated the Blue Hose, 7-2, in its first game of the day before pulling out a 3-0 win over the Spartans in …Read the Rest…

Softball Takes Two at Elon Phoenix Tournament

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team earned a couple of victories on its first day at its home tournament, the Elon Phoenix Tournament, on Friday afternoon, March 10. The Phoenix defeated Fairleigh Dickinson 8-1 in its first contest of the day behind a career-best 11 strikeouts from Kiandra Mitchum before closing the day …Read the Rest…