Elon Baseball: Kirby and Brnovich Land on Multiple Top Prospect Lists

Posted by Press Release on December 7, 2018 at 2:33 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University baseball pitchers George Kirby and Kyle Brnovich were placed on multiple top prospect watch lists this week, including nods on Perfect Game, Prep Baseball Report, D1 Baseball and MLB.com lists. Kirby, a junior right-hander from Rye, N.Y., was listed at No. 11 on the PG Top 100 College Eligible ranking, …Read the Rest…

Elon Announces 2019 Baseball Schedule

Posted by Press Release on December 6, 2018 at 3:32 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University baseball and head coach Mike Kennedy announced the program’s 2019 schedule Thursday afternoon, Dec. 6. The 2019 campaign sees the Phoenix hosting 30 games at Latham Park, including meetings with six teams that appeared in the 2018 NCAA Championship. 2019 Schedule | Season Tickets “We look forward to the challenges …Read the Rest…


HP Rockers Unveil Inaugural Season Logos, Announce Black Friday Deals

Posted by Press Release on November 13, 2018 at 3:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point Rockers today unveiled two new logos for their inaugural 2019 season while also announcing special “Black Friday” promotions, including season tickets, for the 2018 Holiday season. The special promotions will go on sale beginning at 9:00am on Monday, November 19th and conclude at 11:59pm on Monday, November 26th. …Read the Rest…

High Point Rockers Inaugural Season Schedule Released

Posted by Press Release on October 18, 2018 at 12:36 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, NC – The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) today announced its Championship Season Schedule for 2019. The league’s 22nd season of play will feature eight-member clubs, highlighted by the addition of the High Point (N.C.) Rockers. The Rockers, who will play in the Liberty Division, are scheduled to play their inaugural home …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Announces Fall Games Against Wake Forest, N.C. A&T

Posted by Press Release on October 2, 2018 at 11:01 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University baseball team and head coach Mike Kennedy announced Elon’s 2018 fall schedule on Tuesday morning, Oct. 2. The Phoenix will host Wake Forest this Saturday, Oct. 6, in a 1 p.m. game at Latham Park. Also on the schedule is a home game versus North Carolina A&T on Sunday, …Read the Rest…


Elon Baseball: D1 Baseball Ranks Kirby, Brnovich 2019 Top Prospects

Posted by Press Release on September 28, 2018 at 4:14 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The accolades keep coming for Elon University baseball pitchers George Kirby and Kyle Brnovich as the pair have been ranked by D1 Baseball on multiple 2019 Top Prospect Lists. A junior right-hander, Kirby was ranked sixth on the Top 50 Draft Eligible Pitchers ranking, 13th on the Top 150 Draft Eligible Players …Read the Rest…

High Point Rockers 2019 Home Opening Date to be Announced Exclusively at the next BB&T Point Progress Party (Thursday – September 6, 2018)

Posted by Press Release on August 30, 2018 at 4:45 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, NC – The High Point Rockers will officially announce the date of the franchise’s first home game, slated for 2019, at their next BB&T Point Progress Party on Thursday, September 6th as part of their “Back to School” Theme. The Rockers also announced a fan contest, where they can submit their guesses for …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Adds Federico Poser for 2018-19 Season

Posted by Press Release on August 29, 2018 at 3:59 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball head coach Matt Matheny has announced the addition of Federico Poser (Mareno di Piave, Italy) for the 2018-19 season. Poser, a 6-8, 230-pound forward, joins the Phoenix after playing with youth teams for De’ Longhi Universo Treviso Basket of the Classifica Serie A2 professional basketball league in Italy. …Read the Rest…

High Point Rockers Baseball – August 2nd Event Rained Out

Posted by Press Release on August 2, 2018 at 11:05 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

TONIGHT’S BB&T POINT PROGRESS PARTY CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN Mother Nature Impacts Rockers Schedule for First Time HIGH POINT, NC – Due to the recent rain in the High Point area, and forecast for this evening, tonight’s BB&T Point Progress Party, themed as “Thirsty Thursday” and “Yappy Hour”, has been cancelled. The event will not …Read the Rest…

High Point Baseball Earns ABCA Academic Excellence Award

Posted by Press Release on August 1, 2018 at 6:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University baseball team was awarded with the Team Academic Excellence Award from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) on Wednesday (Aug. 1), earning the distinction for the first time in program history. The Panthers posted a 3.18 team GPA for the 2017-18 school year with a 3.4 GPA …Read the Rest…

August 2nd High Point Baseball BB&T Point Progress Party

Posted by Press Release on July 23, 2018 at 1:24 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

COOL OFF FROM THE “DOG DAYS” OF SUMMER WITH A “THIRSTY THURSDAY”! Latest BB&T Point Progress Party to Feature “Yappy Hour” High Point, NC – The High Point Rockers will be hosting their third BB&T Point Progress Party on Thursday, August 2 nd with a special “Dog Days of Summer” theme. It will also be …Read the Rest…


High Point Baseball – Welcome To The Field Your ‘High Point Rockers’!

Posted by Press Release on July 13, 2018 at 9:33 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Fan-Voted Team Name Unveiled with Logos for New Professional Baseball Club HIGH POINT, NC – It started in May when the ‘Name Your Team’ Contest began. With more than 2,800 suggestions, it was whittled down to nine and then to one via fan voting. On Thursday night, in front of over 1,000 fans, the ‘High …Read the Rest…

Guilford Baseball: Mechanicsville’s Denton and Shepherd Earn NC All-State Baseball Honors

Posted by Press Release on June 19, 2018 at 9:43 am under College | Comments are off for this article

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – Guilford College’s Trevor Denton and Josh Shepherd earned College Division All-State baseball recognition according to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). Denton and Shepherd, two of the three NCAA Division III students on either team, earned a spot on the second-team all-state unit. The squads consist of NCAA Division …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Welhaf Inks Free Agent Deal With Detroit Tigers

Posted by Press Release on June 15, 2018 at 7:04 am under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After concluding his Elon baseball career last month, right-handed pitcher Robbie Welhaf has agreed to a free agent contract with the Detroit Tigers organization. In his senior season with the Phoenix, Welhaf made 24 relief appearances. He posted a 2.25 ERA with a 5-4 record and team-best six saves. Over 56.0 innings …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball’s Brnovich Earns First-Team All-America, All-Region Nods

Posted by Press Release on June 13, 2018 at 11:30 am under College | Comments are off for this article

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – After setting a new program record for strikeouts, Elon University sophomore pitcher Kyle Brnovich has been selected as a First Team Perfect Game/Rawlings All-American. This is the second All-America honor for the right-hander this year. Brnovich was also named a first-team member of the Atlantic-ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Team on Wednesday, June 13. …Read the Rest…

Seattle Mariners Tab Elon’s Ogren in MLB Draft

Posted by Press Release on June 6, 2018 at 8:57 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University junior shortstop Ryne Ogren became the second Phoenix baseball player selected in the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft when he was chosen in the 12th round by the Seattle Mariners. With pitcher Ryan Conroy also being drafted, Elon has now had multiple players chosen in eight of the …Read the Rest…

High Point’s Lee Selected by Twins in MLB Draft

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – Senior Hunter Lee of the High Point University baseball team was drafted on the final day of the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday, chosen by the Minnesota Twins in the 27th round (814th overall). “Today is an exciting day for Hunter Lee, his family and the HPU …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Brnovich Named All-American by Baseball America

Posted by Press Release on May 31, 2018 at 2:00 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

DURHAM, N.C. – Following a stellar sophomore season in which he set a new program record for strikeouts, Elon University’s Kyle Brnovich has been tabbed a second-team All-American by Baseball America. Over the course of the campaign, Brnovich posted an 8-2 overall record and lead the nation with 147 strikeouts. He finished his year with …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 | Comments are off for this article

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…