2017 Guilford Softball Ranked Prominently Among Division III Leaders

Posted by Press Release on October 27, 2017 at 2:40 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The 2017 Guilford College softball finished first in the final NCAA rankings for its .381 batting average. GC was also second nationally in doubles per game (2.42), third in scoring (7.65 runs-per-game), fourth in slugging percentage (.537) and eighth in on base percentage (.430). The 2017 Quakers, under coach Dennis Shores, won …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Students Honored for Academic Excellence

Posted by Press Release on October 11, 2017 at 2:03 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Guilford College’s softball team placed a school-record 14 student-athletes on the National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association’s All-America Scholar-Athlete list released Tuesday. The 14 Quakers were among 7,365 students honored from the organization’s seven membership divisions, including 1,825 from NCAA Division III. Honorees recorded at least a 3.5 grade point average for the 2016-17 …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Named an Easton/NFCA All-Academic Team

Posted by Press Release on October 10, 2017 at 7:45 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Elon University softball team was recognized for its excellence in the classroom by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Oct. 10, as the Phoenix was placed on the 2016-17 Easton/NFCA Division-I All-Academic list with a 3.36 team cumulative grade point average from the 2016-17 academic year. “I am very proud of …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Announces 2017 Fall Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 12, 2017 at 3:31 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team and head coach Kathy Bocock announced the Phoenix’s 2017 fall schedule on Tuesday, Sept. 12. The slate consists of eight games beginning on Oct. 1 with a twin bill versus Atlantic Coast Conference programs Duke and North Carolina at Hunt Softball Park. 2017 Fall Schedule “I’m very …Read the Rest…

Bocock Adds Mallory Borden as an Assistant Coach to Elon Softball Staff

Posted by Press Release on August 28, 2017 at 6:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head softball coach Kathy Bocock announced the addition of Mallory Borden as an assistant coach to her softball coaching staff on Monday, Aug. 28. Borden arrives after serving as volunteer assistant coach at College of Charleston last season. “We are excited about Mallory joining the Elon softball family,” said Bocock. …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Announces Addition of Mitchell to 2018 Roster

Posted by Press Release on August 16, 2017 at 1:04 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team and head coach Kathy Bocock announced the addition of junior outfielder Tia Mitchell to the program on Wednesday, Aug. 16. Mitchell joins the Phoenix as a transfer after spending the past two seasons at the University of Virginia. “We’re excited about the addition of Tia to our …Read the Rest…

Emma Strouth (Southeast Guilford) receives VASID All-State Softball Honors at Virginia Tech

Posted by Press Release on June 25, 2017 at 10:19 am under College | Comments are off for this article

BLACKSBURG – Junior Breanna Davenport and sophomore Emma Strouth have been named second-team VaSID All-State selections, the organization announced Friday. For Strouth its her first-career postseason honor while Davenport adds to an offseason that has seen her take home second-team All-ACC and second-team NFCA All-Mid-Atlantic Region accolades. Strouth set career-highs in all major offensive categories …Read the Rest…

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…