HPU Men’s Lacrosse:Asher Nolting Garners USILA All-America Recognition

Posted by Press Release on May 24, 2018 at 10:50 am under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University men’s lacrosse freshman Asher Nolting has been named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) All-America Honorable Mention Team, the association announced on Thursday. Nolting joins Dan Lomas – a three-time USILA Honorable Mention selection – as the second player in HPU history to earn the distinction. …Read the Rest…

The Blue Chip Basketball Summer League begins Monday June 11

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The Blue Chip Basketball Summer League **********Monday June 11th – June 21st********** [League Coordinator and Blue Chip Basketball Academy organizer, Kishon Bishop] High School Summer League Blue Chip Basketball Academy A High School Basketball League is for players who are looking for a challenging, competitive basketball atmosphere. The league will help players improve their skills …Read the Rest…


HiToms Baseball is almost here for the 2018 Season

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HiToms Baseball *****Opening Weekend at Historic Finch Field is just a couple days away!***** Make sure you’re ready by getting your tickets! Opening Night w/Fireworks: General admission: $9 Box seats: $10 All-you-can-eat meal package: $15 Summer Splash Night: General admission: $7 Box seats: $8 Call the box office at (336)-472-8667 to reserve yours OR purchase …Read the Rest…

High Point Baseball Downs Radford, 6-3, Behind Gottfried’s Gem at the Big South Baseball Championship

Posted by Press Release on May 23, 2018 at 10:52 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

High Point Downs Radford, 6-3, Behind Gottfried’s Gem Courtesy of Kevin Burke, HPU SID • High Point tied a Div. I program record with its 33rd win of the year, and fifth straight, in a 6-3 triumph over No. 6 Radford. • Junior Andrew Gottfired was superb on the hill, setting a new career high …Read the Rest…

Caldwell Academy Spring Athletic Honors/Highlights

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**The student/athletes from Caldwell Academy had a very successful SPRING SPORTS SEASON.** ***We are a member of TAC ( Triad Athletic Conference ) & NCISAA 2A.*** *****The following are highlights for a number of SPORTS.***** (Courtesy of Bob Black, Caldwell Academy Sports Booster.) MEN’S TENNIS —- Won regular season championship & conference tournament. Finished with …Read the Rest…


Elon Track and Field Continues Postseason at NCAA East Preliminaries:Bre’anna Warren(Western Guilford HS) will be competing in the Discus

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Elon Track and Field Continues Postseason at NCAA East Preliminaries ELON, N.C. – Three members of the Elon University women’s track and field team continue their season this week at the 2018 NCAA East Preliminaries at the University of South Florida on May 24-26. The Phoenix trio of Coralea Geraniotis, Bryanna Hames and Bre’anna Warren …Read the Rest…

39th Annual Wrangler McDonald’s Memorial Day Soccer Tournament coming up this weekend at Bryan Park and surrounding sites in our area

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39th Annual Wrangler McDonald’s Memorial Day Tournament Hosted by NC Fusion Greensboro United NC Fusion Greensboro United (Formerly Greensboro United Soccer Association) will be hosting the 39th annual Wrangler McDonald’s Memorial Day Soccer Tournament May 26th-27th. This year’s event will host 256 teams from 57 youth soccer clubs. North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia, …Read the Rest…

The N.C. A&T Aggies have found their spot in the NCAA Tournament’s “On-Deck Circle”

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A&T baseball wins the 2018 MEAC tournament to join football, women’s basketball, bowling, men’s and women’s indoor track and field and men’s outdoor track field as MEAC champions. **********The last time the Aggies were in the NCAA Baseball Regionals they opened against Clemson. Clemson’s second baseman that day was named Ben Hall. Yes, that same …Read the Rest…

Ogren, Brnovich Headline Elon’s CAA Baseball Award Winners

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Ogren, Brnovich Headline Elon’s CAA Award Winners RICHMOND, Va. – In an announcement made by the Colonial Athletic Association office on Tuesday, May 22, a total of eight Elon University baseball players were recognized with postseason honors. Leading the way were first team All-CAA selections Ryne Ogren (shortstop) and Kyle Brnovich (starting pitcher). The duo …Read the Rest…

High Point Men’s Basketball to Play in 2018 Bimini Jam

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High Point to Play in 2018 Bimini Jam HIGH POINT, N.C.—The High Point University men’s basketball team will participate in the 2018 Bimini Jam Nov. 16-19 at Gateway Christian Academy in Bimini, Bahamas. The Panthers will compete in the inaugural Bimini Jam along with Air Force, South Dakota and UMBC. The tournament has a round …Read the Rest…

The 2018 Triad High School Lacrosse Senior All Star Game will be played May 30 at Grimsley High School

Posted by Press Release on May 22, 2018 at 3:03 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

2018 Triad High School Lacrosse Senior All Star Game—May 30, 2018 The 2018 Triad High School Lacrosse Senior All Star Game will be played Wednesday May 30, 2018, at Grimsley High School Jamison Stadium, on Campus Drive in Greensboro. The public is invited to attend. The Girls All Star Game will start at 6 pm. …Read the Rest…


High Point University Survives and Advances in 11 Innings over Charleston Southern University in Big South Baseball Tournament at Lynchburg, Va.

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HPU Survives and Advances in 11 Innings Over CSU • Senior Jordan Sergent tied the game with a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth and Senior Carson Jackson provided the walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 11th inning. • After not recording a walk-off triumph in more than two years, …Read the Rest…

Over 600 Entries for High Point Baseball “Name Your Team” Contest

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OVER 600 ENTRIES TO DATE FOR “NAME YOUR TEAM” CONTEST HIGH POINT BASEBALL TO ANNOUNCE TOP NINE NAMES AT JUNE 7TH EVENT High Point, NC – To date over 600 entries representing upwards of 1,000 names have been suggested for the name of the new High Point Baseball team that will commence play in the …Read the Rest…

Fred Barakat Sports Dinner presented by Wyndham Championship Raises $30,000 for Matt Brown Learn-to-Swim Endowment

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FRED BARAKAT SPORTS DINNER PRESENTED BY WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP RAISES $30,000 FOR MATT BROWN LEARN-TO-SWIM ENDOWMENT GREENSBORO, N.C. – Nearly 600 sports enthusiasts attended the April 11 Fred Barakat Sports Dinner presented by the Wyndham Championship to hear best-selling author John Feinstein tell stories about PGA TOUR golf and college basketball. Those who attended heard some …Read the Rest…

Austin Zente(Southwest Guilford HS) Named Player of the Year, Six from HPU Earn All-Big South:D.J. Artis(Southeast Guilford HS) First Team All-Big South

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Austin Zente(Southwest Guilford High School) Named Player of the Year, Six Earn All-Big South HIGH POINT, N.C. – After a record-setting regular season within the Big South Conference, a program-best six members of the High Point University baseball team were named to the All-Big South first and second teams, headlined by senior Austen Zente, who …Read the Rest…

Western Guilford baseball coach Matthew Wood named Piedmont Triad 3-A Coach of the Year/Other PTA 3-A honors

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The feeling is that of happiness in the Western Guilford baseball camp today: **********Huge congratulations to our very own Coach Matthew Wood on being named the Conference Coach of the Year(Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference Baseball)! Incredible and well deserved honor! Congrats Coach!********** Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference Baseball: Tom Grose Southwest Guilford PLAYER OF THE YEAR …Read the Rest…

Golden Spikes Award Semifinalists Include Elon Baseball’s Brnovich

Posted by Press Release on May 21, 2018 at 10:09 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

DURHAM, N.C. – Elon University sophomore pitcher Kyle Brnovich was among those included as USA Baseball announced the 25 semifinalists for its Golden Spikes Award on Monday, May 21. Presented in partnership with the Rod Dedeaux Foundation, the 41st Golden Spikes Award will be presented on June 28 in Los Angeles. Brnovich has put together …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball’s Elon’s Brnovich Recognized by CAA Again

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RICHMOND, Va. – For the third time this season, Elon University sophomore Kyle Brnovich has been selected as the Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week the league office announced on Monday, May 21. Brnovich allowed only an unearned run on three hits over 8.0 innings and struck out nine in Elon’s 6-2 victory over …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Track and Field 1A & 3A Championships wrap up in Greensboro

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1A Women’s Championship: Murphy edges Research Triangle 60-57 to win program’s third title GREENSBORO, NC – The Murphy Bulldogs powered their way to the 1A Women’s Team State Championship with event wins in the discus and 4 x 100 meter relay. Sarah Pullium earned the Bulldogs a victory in the discus with a throw of …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball Blanks Presbyterian Again, Clinches No. 2 Seed / Sergent’s Walk-Off Caps Senior Day Sweep

Posted by Press Release on May 20, 2018 at 2:48 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

• High Point clinched its third straight 30-win campaign, accomplishing the feat for the fourth time in the last five years. • Five Panther hurlers combined to pitch HPU’s second straight shutout, the first time HPU has ever done so against a Big South foe. • With the victory, High Point clinched the No. 2 …Read the Rest…