GC Pride Softball Picked Sixth In USA South Pre-Season Poll

Posted by Press Release on January 28, 2015 at 4:24 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, NC– Greensboro College, under the direction of first year Head Coach Becky Bishop, was picked sixth in the preseason coaches’ poll the USA South Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday. The Pride softball team finished last season with an overall mark of 20-19 while going 12-10 in USA South play. Piedmont College was selected as …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Tabbed Sixth in CAA Preseason Poll

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RICHMOND, Va. – The Elon University softball team was selected to finish sixth in its inaugural Colonial Athletic Association preseason poll on as announced by the league office on Wednesday morning, Jan. 28. The Phoenix received 28 points in the poll conducted by the league coaches, just one point from tying for fifth with Delaware. …Read the Rest…


Registration Open for Elon Softball Batgirls and Batboys

Posted by Press Release on January 16, 2015 at 3:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team is looking for young volunteers between the grades second through eighth to volunteer to be a bat girl and bat boy for the Phoenix’s home games during the 2015 season. To volunteer, please contact Phoenix associate head coach Jess Jacobson as soon as you know your availability …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Adds Six in 2015 Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on December 22, 2014 at 1:04 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head softball coach Kathy Bocock and her staff announced the addition of six student-athletes on Monday, Dec. 22, that make up the Phoenix’s 2015 recruiting class and will don the maroon and gold for the 2016 season. Slated to join the Phoenix in the fall of 2015 are pitcher/second basemen …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Announces 2015 Schedule

Posted by Press Release on December 15, 2014 at 10:59 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head softball coach Kathy Bocock announced the program’s 2015 schedule on Monday, Dec. 15. The 55-game slate includes seven contests versus NCAA Tournament teams and the Phoenix’s inaugural foray into Colonial Athletic Association play. 2015 Schedule “We are very excited about the 2015 schedule,” said Bocock, who begins her fourth …Read the Rest…


SEG Softball’s Hessenthaler and Strouth Sign Letters Of Intent

Posted by Press Release on November 13, 2014 at 4:08 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Southeast Guilford softball team had two young ladies sign their national letters of intent to play at two Division 1 programs. Anna Hessenthaler signed to play and continue her softball career at UNC-Wilmington. She was recruited to play infield for the Seahawks. Emma Strouth has signed her national letter of intent to play and continue …Read the Rest…

Six Elon Softball Players Receive NFCA Scholar-Athlete Honors

Posted by Press Release on October 2, 2014 at 3:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Elon University softball team had six members of its program earn All-America Scholar Athlete honors for the 2013-14 academic year by the National Fastpitch Softball Association (NFCA) as announced by the organization on Thursday, Oct. 2. Current players Carey Million, Emily Roper and Katie Rufo along with former Phoenix players Ali …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Announces 2014 Fall Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 16, 2014 at 1:08 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball announced its 2014 fall schedule as released by Phoenix head coach Kathy Bocock on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The maroon and gold opens its eight-game slate this Friday, Sept. 19, with a doubleheader at North Carolina. “We’re very excited with our fall season starting up this weekend at UNC,” …Read the Rest…

Guilford Adds Two to Softball Coaching Staff

Posted by Press Release on September 15, 2014 at 6:06 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College Director of Athletics Tom Palombo announced the addition of Kelly Braman and Anna Mitchell to the Quakers’ athletics staff Monday. Braman and Mitchell will both serve as assistant softball coaches under head coach Dennis Shores. Braman played college softball at Western Carolina University for two seasons before transferring to the …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Adds Kiandra Mitchum to Freshman Class

Posted by Press Release on September 11, 2014 at 4:34 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team has added one more player to its 2014-15 roster with pitcher Kiandra Mitchum of Hanover High School in Mechanicsville, Va., becoming the fourth overall addition to the 2014 freshman class. “We are very excited to welcome Kiandra to the Elon softball family,” said Phoenix head coach Kathy …Read the Rest…

Bishop Tabbed As Greensboro College Pride Head Softball Coach

Posted by Press Release on August 11, 2014 at 4:35 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, NC—Greensboro College Director of Athletics, John Trice, announced on Monday afternoon that Becky Bishop has been named the sixth head coach in Greensboro College softball history. “Becky Bishop is a young, energetic, and passionate coach who possessed all the coaching and character qualities we look for at Greensboro College,” Trice said. “I am confident …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Trio Earns Spot on All-State Softball Teams

Posted by Press Release on July 4, 2014 at 1:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball trio of Carleigh Nester, Alaina Hall and Emily Cameron were all selected to the 2014 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) University Division All-State Softball Teams as announced today, July 1, by the association. Nester received first team honors in the outfield and her third overall selection …Read the Rest…

GC’s Nicholson Named To NCCSIA All-State Softball Second Team

Posted by Press Release on July 3, 2014 at 5:58 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2014 College Division All-State Softball Teams. Twenty-three student-athletes representing nine different North Carolina universities and colleges were named to the 2014 NCCSIA College Division All-State Softball Teams. Greensboro College junior Jackie Nicholson was named to the second team all-state. Nicholson finished her …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Trio Lands All-State Honors

Posted by Press Release on July 1, 2014 at 8:54 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. –Guilford College’s Cynthia Hayes (Seagrove, N.C./Southwestern Randolph) and Marty Wilcox (South Charleston, W. Va./Charleston Catholic (Florida Southern)) earned First Team College Division All-State softball recognition from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) Wednesday. The Quakers’ Rachel Howard (Hillsborough, N.C./Cedar Ridge) was a second-team honoree. The all-state squads consist of NCAA Division …Read the Rest…

NCCSIA announces 2014 North Carolina College Division Softball All-State Teams

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The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2014 College Division All-State Softball Teams on Tuesday. Twenty-three student-athletes representing nine different North Carolina universities and colleges were named to the 2014 NCCSIA College Division All-State Softball Teams. Lenoir-Rhyne University placed four student-athletes on the first-team.Wingate University had three on the …Read the Rest…

NCCSIA announces 2014 North Carolina University Division Softball All-State Teams

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The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2014 University Division All-State Softball Teams on Tuesday. Twenty-three student-athletes representing six different North Carolina universities were named to the 2014 NCCSIA University Division All-State Softball Teams. UNC Greensboro led the way with six representatives, all garnering first-team honors, followed by Western …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford’s Cynthia Hayes Named First All-American in School History

Posted by Press Release on May 21, 2014 at 10:24 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

TYLER, Texas – Senior Cynthia Hayes (Seagrove, N.C./Southwestern Randolph) is Guilford College’s first NCAA Division III National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association (NFCA) All-America honoree. Hayes, a first-team selection, attended Wednesday night’s NCAA Softball Championship banquet where the All-America teams were announced. Cynthia Hayes 2014 by Greensboro Sports Seagrove, N.C./Southwestern Randolph. Guilford College Softball Hayes, a second …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Nester Selected to NFCA All-Region Softball Teams

Posted by Press Release on May 15, 2014 at 1:27 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Senior outfielder Carleigh Nester of the Elon University softball team was selected to the 2014 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division I Mideast All-Region teams today, May 15, as announced by the association. Nester received her second career All-Region honor after being tabbed to the third team. The Kernersville, North Carolina, native …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Pair Earns All-Region Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 10, 2014 at 10:25 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Cynthia Hayes (Seagrove, N.C./Southwestern Randolph) and Marty Wilcox (South Charleston, W. Va./Charleston Catholic (Florida Southern)) earned National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association (NFCA) All-Atlantic Region honors Saturday. The all-region teams are nominated and selected by NFCA member coaches in each of the eight Division III regions. First team all-region choices are eligible …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Falls to UNCG at SoCon Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 8, 2014 at 3:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C – The Elon University softball team saw its season come to an end with a 4-2 setback at the hands of UNCG at the 2014 Southern Conference Softball Championships on Thursday, May. The defeated dropped the Phoenix to 24-29-1 while UNCG improved to 28-25. The Phoenix outhit the Spartans 11-8, but also left …Read the Rest…