Elon Softball Falls in Extras to Georgia Southern, 3-0

Posted by Press Release on February 24, 2017 at 2:44 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ORLANDO, Fla. – Playing in its first extra-inning game of the season, the Elon University softball team suffered a 3-0 setback at the hands of Georgia Southern to open the Citrus Classic on Friday morning, Feb. 24, at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. BOX SCORE Elon (7-3) fell to the Eagles (4-6) for …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Heads to Florida for Citrus Classic

Posted by Press Release on February 23, 2017 at 10:29 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team heads to Orlando, Fla., to compete in its first tournament of the season, the 2017 Diamond 9 Citrus Classic hosted at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on Feb. 24-26. The Phoenix will face a challenging slate of games at the five-game tournament with matchups versus …Read the Rest…


College Softball Finals – Guilford 3–8, William Peace 5–0 (Game 2 in 5 inn.)

Posted by Press Release on February 22, 2017 at 8:33 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Danielle Hunt (Denton, N.C./South Davidson) threw a complete-game two hitter in game two of Wednesday afternoon’s doubleheader split with William Peace University. The Pacers took game one, 5-2, while the Quakers took the nightcap, 8-0, in five innings. Hunt record nine consecutive outs to open the second contest as she …Read the Rest…

Balanced Attack Leads Elon Softball Over Campbell, 11-3

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ELON, N.C. – A balanced hitting attack helped the Elon University softball team to its fourth win over its last five games with a 11-3 victory over Campbell on Tuesday evening, Feb. 21, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The Phoenix (7-2) saw nine players record at least one hit and 11 overall versus the …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Sweeps Weekly ODAC Awards

Posted by Press Release on February 21, 2017 at 6:24 am under College, Photos | Be the First to Comment

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College junior Darby Kozan (Morgantown, Pa./Twin Valley) won the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) first Hitter of the Week Award and classmate Courtney Lackey (North Wilkesboro, N.C./West Wilkes) won the league’s first Softball Pitcher of the Week Award Monday. Kozan, a first-time award winner, opened the season with 11 hits in …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Welcomes Camels for Early-Week Tilt

Posted by Press Release on February 20, 2017 at 6:46 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Off to its best start in five years, the Elon University softball team will look to continue its momentum as the Phoenix hosts Campbell in an early-week contest on Tuesday, Feb. 21. The opening pitch is slated for 4:30 p.m. at Hunt Softball Park. Follow the Phoenix Fans can keep up with …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Splits Twin Bill Versus Virginia

Posted by Press Release on February 19, 2017 at 8:00 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team earned a split of its doubleheader matchup versus Virginia on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 19, at Hunt Softball Park. The Phoenix defeated the Cavaliers in the opening game, 6-4, but could not hang on to a late lead in game two, falling by a score of 7-5 to …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 8–4, Averett 5–4

Posted by Press Release on February 18, 2017 at 7:17 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Darby Kozan tallied six hits over the Saturday afternoon doubleheader as the Quakers claimed a sweep over Averett University. The Quakers took the first contest, 8-4, and the nightcap, 5-4. Courtney Lackey rallied with bases loaded and two out top open the first contest in the top of the first …Read the Rest…

Million’s Big Day Lifts Elon Softball to Twin Bill Sweep of Lady Eagles

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ELON, N.C. – A pair of home runs on the day by senior Carey Million helped lift the Elon University softball team to a doubleheader sweep of North Carolina Central on Saturday afternoon, Feb. 18. The Phoenix took game one, 6-1, before handing the Lady Eagles a 10-2 victory by run-rule in the second game …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Hosts a Pair of Doubleheaders This Weekend

Posted by Press Release on February 17, 2017 at 4:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Coming off its first setback of the season, the Elon University softball team is back at home this weekend, Feb. 18-19, to host a pair of doubleheaders versus North Carolina Central and Virginia. The Phoenix opens versus the Eagles on Saturday in a twin bill at noon before concluding the weekend in …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 8–7, Methodist 1–2

Posted by Press Release on February 16, 2017 at 5:43 am under College | Comments are off for this article

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Guilford College’s Makayla Carver tallied five hits over Wednesday evening’s doubleheader with Methodist University and struck out ten batters in game two as the Quakers claimed the sweep. the Quakers claimed game one, 8-1, and took the nightcap, 7-2. Natalie Conrad collected her first RBI of the day, capping a two-run rally …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Miscues Proved Costly at UNC

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Five errors committed by the Elon University softball team led to its first defeat of the season in the Phoenix’s 6-2 setback at North Carolina on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at Anderson Stadium. BOX SCORE Elon (3-1) fell to the Tar Heels (3-3) for the seventh straight time and the 17th out …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Faces Tar Heels in Midweek Road Contest

Posted by Press Release on February 14, 2017 at 4:27 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Coming off a 3-0 weekend to open the season, the Elon University softball team travels to in-state rival and Atlantic Coast Conference opponent North Carolina for its first road contest of 2017 on Wednesday, Feb. 15. First pitch against the Tar Heels is slated for 4 p.m. at Anderson Stadium. Live Stats …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals – Guilford 5–3, Salem 3–9

Posted by Press Release on February 12, 2017 at 7:14 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Anna Wolfe brought home the Quakers’ go-ahead runs in game one while Salem College’s Logan Bowling hit two home runs in game two as the Quakers and the Spirits split a Sunday afternoon doubleheader. Guilford claimed game one, 5-3, while Salem took the nightcap, 9-3. The Spirits (1-1) claimed an …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Sweeps Hampton in Twin Bill to Close Opening Weekend

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ELON, N.C. – Rookie pitcher Kenna Quinn helped the Elon University softball team to a sweep in its doubleheader versus Hampton on Saturday, Feb. 11, at Hunt Softball Park. The Phoenix opened the pair of games with a 2-0 shutout victory before pulling out a 5-3 win in the second contest to complete the sweep. …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals — Guilford 5–12, Meredith 3–5

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RALEIGH, N.C. – Guilford College used two five-run rallies in the second game of Saturday afternoon’s doubleheader with Meredith College to secure a series sweep The Quakers claimed game one, 5-3, while taking the nightcap, 12-5. A Shelby Helms two-out double drove in the game’s first run in the top of the first inning of …Read the Rest…

Million’s Walk-off Lifts Elon Softball Phoenix in Season Opener Over Hampton, 6-5

Posted by Press Release on February 10, 2017 at 9:27 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Senior Carey Million’s walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh lifted the Elon University softball team to a 6-5 victory in its season opener over Hampton on Friday, Feb. 10, in the start of a three-game series at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE Million’s heroics capped off a seventh frame in …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Opens 2017 at Home Versus Hampton

Posted by Press Release on February 9, 2017 at 7:15 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team opens the 2017 season this Friday, Feb. 10, in a three-game series versus Hampton at Hunt Softball Park. The Phoenix and the Lady Pirates face off at 4 p.m. on Friday before concluding Opening Weekend with a twin bill on Saturday, Feb. 11, beginning at noon. Follow …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Picked Fifth in CAA Preseason Poll

Posted by Press Release on January 26, 2017 at 2:02 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – The Elon University softball team was selected to finish fifth in the 2017 Colonial Athletic Association Preseason poll as voted by the league coaches on Thursday, Jan. 26. James Madison was selected as the unanimous preseason favorite for the third consecutive year with 49 points and seven first-place votes. Towson earned the …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Announces 2017 Schedule

Posted by Press Release on December 12, 2016 at 1:27 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 2017 schedule on Monday, Dec. 12. The competitive 56-game slate includes 30 games at Hunt Softball Park, eight contests against Atlantic Coast Conference schools and four matchups versus opponents that reached the 2016 NCAA Softball Tournament. “I’m looking forward …Read the Rest…