Friday College Sports Results and Updates on Guilford, High Point and Elon

Posted by Press Release on March 12, 2016 at 12:59 am under College | Comments are off for this article

College Women’s Tennis Final – Guilford 5, Averett 4 GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s women’s tennis team pulled off its third 5-4 victory of the season Friday with a 5-4 home win over Averett University. The Quakers (3-2) grabbed a slim 2-1 lead after doubles play by winning the second and third-doubles contests by matching …Read the Rest…

College Roundup from Thursday with Guilford, High Point and Elon sports news(Busy times for our local schools)

Posted by Press Release on March 11, 2016 at 12:49 am under College | Comments are off for this article

College Baseball Final – Guilford 20, Averett 6 GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Brett Shapcott amassed six RBI as the Quakers claimed a Thursday afternoon victory over Averett University, 20-6. The contest featured eleven combined errors with ten of the contest’s 26 runs unearned. The Quakers scored in every inning except the sixth inning, but …Read the Rest…


Elon’s McDonald Named CAA Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week

Posted by Press Release on March 7, 2016 at 11:51 am under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHOMND, Va. – Elon women’s basketball’s Nikki McDonald has been named the Colonial Athletic Association Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week, as announced by the conference office today, March 7. McDonald notched a new career-high 14 points in 18 minutes played in Elon’s regular-season finale win at William & Mary last week. The rookie finished …Read the Rest…

Some news today that will blow you away:Bobby Hedrick(Eastern Guilford HS/Elon College) passed away on November 1

Posted by Andy Durham on November 11, 2015 at 9:09 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

Hit one of our posts on the web site here tonight, while trying to get to or back to another post and saw this news on former Eastern Guilford Wildcat and Elon College Fighting Christian runninghack Bobby Hedrick passing away at age 57…This is the first I had seen or heard of it and I …Read the Rest…

Defense, Freshmen Key Elon Win at Stony Brook

Posted by Press Release on November 1, 2015 at 4:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Defense, Freshmen Key Elon Win at Stony Brook STONY BROOK, N.Y. – The Elon defense intercepted four passes and two freshmen scored fourth-quarter touchdowns to lead the Phoenix to a 21-7 victory over the Stony Brook Seawolves on Halloween afternoon. The win snapped a four-game skid for the maroon and gold and Elon improved to …Read the Rest…


Gresh Named Assistant Director of Communications for Elon Athletics

Posted by Press Release on August 17, 2015 at 4:17 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University Athletic Communications Office announced the hiring of Josh Gresh as assistant director of communications on Monday, Aug. 17. Gresh will serve as the primary communications contact for Phoenix men’s basketball, women’s soccer, men’s and women’s golf and men’s and women’s tennis. Prior to coming to Elon, Gresh spent a …Read the Rest…

Preseason Volleyball Predictions Released by Colonial Athletic Association , Busa(ELON) Earns Honors

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RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association released its 2015 preseason volleyball poll today, Aug. 17. According to a vote by the conference’s head coaches, Elon was predicted to finish eighth as the Phoenix begins its second year in the league. Sophomore Sydney Busa was selected Preseason Honorable Mention after earning CAA All-Rookie accolades last …Read the Rest…

Coach Kathy Bocock Announces Addition of Kristin Hoover to Elon Softball Roster

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University head softball coach Kathy Bocock announced on Monday, Aug. 17, the addition of transfer Kristin Hoover to join the Phoenix for 2015-16. Hoover arrives after spending her freshman season at the University of California last year. “We’re really excited about Kristin joining our program,” said Bocock. “Coming from the Pac-12 …Read the Rest…

*****Reminder:ELON at home tonight vs. APP*****

Posted by Andy Durham on January 6, 2014 at 6:32 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

@@@@@:7pm Tipoff in the Alumni Gym on the Elon University campus@@@@@ *****Watch for Christian Hairston(Greensboro Day School) to be in there for ELON….***** +++++Appalachaian at Elon TONIGHT at 7pm and ASU brings in Jay Canty(ORMA/Ragsdale), Frankie Eaves(Page), Michael Neal(ORMA/Northern Guilford)….11.8 points per game….,Michael Obacha(High Point Christian/ORMA)….9.7 Rebounds per game…Mike Kobani(HPCA/Caldwell Academy), Mitch Purgason(Wesleyan) and Jacob …Read the Rest…

Wonder how many basketball fans will be heading out to the Greensboro Coliseum over the next couple of days/nights??

Posted by Andy Durham on December 30, 2013 at 4:00 pm under College | 9 Comments to Read

from Tuesday afternoon:Duke 86, Elon 48…Andre Dawkins led Duke with 15 points, on 5-7 shooting from three-point range…. UNCG men vs. N.C. State on Monday at 7pm in the Greensboro Colieum and then TODAY/(Tuesday), you have Duke vs. Elon…..Duke-Elon listed at 1pm per key reports and that may effect attendance…Afternoon game?…OK…. You would think this …Read the Rest…

The ACC and local college baseball for today

Posted by Andy Durham on May 3, 2013 at 11:16 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Local college baseball for today/Friday May 3:Campbell at High Point University 6pm…Elon at Appalachian State 6:30pm…UNCG at Samford 7pm… from www.theacc.com: Coastal Carolina @ Georgia Tech Atlanta, Ga. 2:00 PM TV: ESPN3 Virginia Tech @ Boston College Chestnut Hill, Mass. 2:30 PM Coastal Carolina @ Georgia Tech Atlanta, Ga. 6:00 PM TV: ESPN3 UCF @ …Read the Rest…


UNCG looking to go from worst to first

Posted by Andy Durham on October 25, 2012 at 11:33 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Southern Conference Men’s Basketball order of finish in, with the preseaon coaches and media polls and the UNCG Spartans, under the guidance of head coach Wes Miller, are looking to pull off an Atlanta Braves-type move, with a vault from worst to first in the league…UNCG could barely win a game when Miller took over …Read the Rest…

Alex Swim(Northwest Guilford HS/Elon U) goes to the St. Louis Cardinals in MLB Draft

Posted by Andy Durham on June 6, 2012 at 6:10 pm under College, High School, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

Alexander(Alex) Swim, a catcher from Northwest Guilford High School and Elon University, was taken in the 36th Round of the Major League Baseball Draft today, with the 1110 pick, by the St. Louis Cardinals today….. Congratulations are in order for Alex, his brother Adam and his mom and dad on a job well done, with …Read the Rest…

One on One/Q&A with Thuc Phan(Page HS) as he goes from Deerfield Academy to Elon University

Posted by Andy Durham on May 4, 2012 at 11:34 am under College, High School | Read the First Comment

Our one on one/question and answer session, with Thuc Phan formerly of Page High School, who has spent the past school-year at the Deerfield Academy, a prep school up in Massachusetts…Thuc is now ready to transition and play football for the Phoenix, at Elon University, in 2012…. Andy Durham:Was Elon always a school on your …Read the Rest…