Sheffield Becomes Schrage’s Fourth Addition to 2019 Elon Men’s Basketball Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on May 20, 2019 at 4:52 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head men’s basketball coach Mike Schrage announced the addition of Stanford graduate transfer Marcus Sheffield to the incoming 2019 recruiting class on Monday, May 20. Sheffield will enter the Elon program for the 2019-20 season and will be eligible to play immediately with one season remaining as a graduate transfer. …Read the Rest…

Three HPU Panthers Recognized Among Big South Baseball All-Conference Selections

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University baseball has three selections named to this year’s Big South Second Team All-Conference list, with infielder Travis Holt, utility player Daniel Millwee and starting pitcher Harrison Smith all receiving honors. Smith was also named to the conference’s All-Academic team, with a 3.93 cumulative GPA in Business Administration. Big …Read the Rest…


Elon Men’s Tennis’ Sarrasague Set to Begin Play at 2019 NCAA Singles Championships

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Elon University men’s tennis senior Felipe Sarrasague is set to begin play at the 2019 NCAA Singles Championships on Monday, May 20 at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida. PREVIEW | CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRAL Sarrasague is set to face No. 59-ranked Andy Andrade of the University of Florida Gators on Monday morning …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball: Matt Hodges Grabs Big South Weekly Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 19, 2019 at 3:43 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lefty Matt Hodges joins Harrison Smith on the list of High Point University baseball arms to earn Big South Starting Pitcher of the Week honors in 2019. Hodges’ quality start helped the Panthers to clinch a Friday game two victory over Radford this past weekend, keeping the Highlanders to a single …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball: Pair Of Two-Run Homers Not Enough At Radford

Posted by Press Release on May 18, 2019 at 7:12 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

RADFORD, Va. – High Point University baseball clinches a No. 6 seed in the 2019 Big South Conference Tournament in Fayetteville after falling to Radford 10-4 this Saturday. The Panthers’ four runs came off the bats of Brady Pearre and Joe Johnson, who each had a two-run homer in the series finale. After neither team …Read the Rest…


Elon Women’s Tennis’s Zenoni Wins ITA Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship & Leadership Regional Award

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TEMPE, Ariz. – Elon University women’s tennis senior Suzanne Zenoni has been named the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship Award winner for the Carolinas Region, the organization announced on Saturday morning, May 18. The Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award recognizes outstanding individuals in all divisions at the regional and national level. …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball: Big Performances From Hodges & Pearre Evens Series At Radford

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RADFORD, Va. – High Point University baseball rides a quality start from Matt Hodges and a three-RBI night from Brady Pearre to even their series with Radford in a 3-1 victory. The Panthers retain their position at the No. 5 seed in the coming Big South tournament, thanks to the game two win, keeping the …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford’s Conrad Named to Academic All-District Team

Posted by Press Release on May 17, 2019 at 7:33 pm under College, Photos | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Guilford College junior Natalie Conrad (Greensboro, N.C./Southern Guilford) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) NCAA Division III Google Cloud Academic All-District® V Team, the organization announced Thursday. Conrad, a three-time member of the Academic All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) team, advances to CoSIDA’s Division III Academic All-America® …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Golf Results – Guilford Takes Third at NCAA Division III Championships

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NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. – Guilford College placed third at the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championships Friday at the Keene Trace Golf Club. The Quakers shot 299 in the fourth and final round to finish with a 72-hole score of 1,181, seven strokes behind national champion Illinois Wesleyan University. The third-ranked Titans led wire-to-wire for their …Read the Rest…

Woods Joins Schrage’s 2019 Elon Men’s Basketball Recruiting Class

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University head men’s basketball coach Mike Schrage announced the addition of Hunter Woods to the incoming 2019 recruiting class on Friday, May 17. Woods will enter the Elon program for the 2019-20 season. He is the third addition to Schrage’s first recruiting class at Elon as the Pasadena, Calif. native joins …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball Panthers Fall Short In Series Opener At Radford

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RADFORD, Va. – High Point University baseball’s offense came alive in its series opener against Radford, but the Panthers’ 12 hits were not enough to overcome the Highlanders in a 10-7 loss in game one. In a contest that had three lead changes, the Panthers were the first to strike on Thursday, driving in a …Read the Rest…


Randy Norris Jr.(WSSU) goes 1-3/RBI/2 Runs/BB for his San Jose Giants in their win 7-1 win over Island Empire 66ers:Nice pro baseball debut for Randy Norris 2/Hoppers Update

Posted by Andy Durham on May 16, 2019 at 11:32 pm under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

**********Friday night update on Randy Norris Jr…..Randy hit got a line drive walk-off base-hit to center, to win the game for San Jose team in the 10th inning…********** Randy Norris Jr.(WSSU) goes 1-3/RBI/2 Runs/BB for his San Jose Giants, in their win 7-1 win over Island Empire 66ers:Nice pro baseball debut for Randy Norris 2, …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Golf Results – Guilford Within Two Shots of Lead at NCAA Championships

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NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. – Guilford College moved within two shots of the lead after 54 holes at the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championships. The sixth-ranked Quakers shot Thursday’s second-best score, a 12-over-par 300, on the par-72, 7,190-yard Champions Trace Course at the Keene Trace Golf Club. Guilford enters Friday’s fourth and final round with a …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Pair Named to All-Region Team

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Guilford College seniors Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C./South Caldwell) and Makayla Crawford (Rutherfordton, N.C./R-S Central) earned Second Team All-Atlantic Region recognition from the National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association (NFCA) Wednesday. All-region students 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…

Randy Norris Jr.(Dudley HS/HP Andrews HS/WSSU) Baseball ready to play today with San Jose High Class A/Advanced Class A

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Randy Norris Jr.(Dudley HS/HP Andrews HS/WSSU) Baseball ready to play today with San Jose High Class A/Advanced Class A… Norris Jr. got the call up today, from extended Spring Training with the San Francisco Giants, and he will start tonight, in left field for the San Jose Giants, in the California League…. Norris now starting …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field Qualifies Duo for NCAA Regionals

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ELON, N.C. – Junior Melissa Anastasakis and freshman Alex Tudor of the Elon University women’s track and field team will represent the Phoenix at the 2019 NCAA East Preliminary Round in Jacksonville, Fla., on May 23-25, after qualifying for the regional meet on Thursday, May 16. 2019 NCAA East Prelims Declared List Both Anastasakis and …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field Panther Trio To Compete In NCAA East Prelims

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University track & field will be sending three athletes to this year’s NCAA East Preliminary in Jacksonville, Fla. this May, with sophomores Nathalie Elliott and Famke Heinst making return trips alongside first-timer Carter Clasper Women’s Pole Vault; Friday, May 24th – 5 PM Nathalie Elliott | Sophomore | Spring …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Barker Claims NFCA All-Region Softball Accolades

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Abby Barker of the Elon University softball team was named to the 2019 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Mid-Atlantic All-Region team as announced by the association on Thursday, May 16. 2019 NFCA All-Region Teams Barker was named a member of the third team for the Mid-Atlantic Region, her first career All-Region honor. …Read the Rest…

Larry Ogunjobi FREE Football Camp coming to Ragsdale High School on June 8

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Larry Ogunjobi(Ragsdale HS/UNCC/Cleveland Browns) Football Camp Larry Ogunjobi will has a FREE football camp at Ragsdale HS on June 8th. The camp will be from 9am-12pm for kids ages 8-14. Larry is a 2011 graduate from Ragsdale High School. His story of triumph and determination has been a inspiration to us all. We have included …Read the Rest…

Hometown Sports News – Colfax’s Thompson Completes Tennis Season at Guilford College

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College sophomore Tim Thompson (Colfax, N.C./Southwest Guilford) recently completed his first season as a member of the Quakers’ men’s tennis team. Thompson, who joined the team in January, went 7-9 at fifth singles, 6-5 against Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) competition. He posted 6-0, 6-0 victories against opponents from league-rivals Shenandoah …Read the Rest…