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…

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 | Comments are off for this article

• 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…

Elon Baseball Clinches CAA’s Number Two Seed With Sweep of William & Mary

Posted by Press Release on May 19, 2018 at 9:18 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University baseball team secured its best finish in league play since joining the Colonial Athletic Association as the Phoenix clinched the number two seed in next week’s CAA Tournament by earning an 8-3 victory over William & Mary at Latham Park on Saturday evening. Box Score | Play-by-Play Elon wrapped …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Cruises to Game Two Win Over William & Mary

Posted by Press Release on May 18, 2018 at 2:16 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University baseball team moved closer to securing a top-two seed in next week’s CAA Tournament by racing out to a big lead and defeating the visiting William & Mary Tribe by a 17-4 margin in game two of a three-game league series at Latham Park on Friday morning. Box Score …Read the Rest…

HPU Baseball Panthers Silence Blue Hose, 6-0

Posted by Press Release on May 17, 2018 at 7:29 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• Junior Andrew Gottfried earned his fifth win of the campaign with five scoreless innings on the mound, lowering his season-long ERA to 3.34. • Freshman Travis Holt tied his career highs with three hits and three RBI’s on the day while notching his first career triple • Senior Rion Murrah secured his sixth save …Read the Rest…

Brnovich Dazzles in Elon Baseball Win

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ELON, N.C. – With seeding in the upcoming CAA Tournament on the line, Kyle Brnovich dominated the William & Mary Tribe as the Elon University baseball team took the series opener by a 6-2 margin at Latham Park on Thursday, May 17. Box Score | Play-by-Play Brnovich (8-2) allowed just one unearned run on three …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Brnovich Selected to 2018 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University sophomore right-handed pitcher Kyle Brnovich has accepted an invitation to join the 24-man USA Baseball Collegiate National Team roster this summer. 2018 Collegiate National Team Schedule “This is a huge honor and I’m very excited to represent the United States this summer,” said Brnovich. “I’m very thankful for the opportunity …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Begins Final Regular Season Series on Thursday

Posted by Don Moore on May 16, 2018 at 2:25 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The final three games of the 2018 regular season are of key importance to the Elon University baseball team as the Phoenix fights for seeding in the upcoming CAA Tournament. The last set of the year will get underway on Thursday, May 17, as Elon hosts William & Mary at 6 p.m. …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Holds Off Late UNCG Rally

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – In its final non-conference game of the season, the Elon University baseball team jumped out to an early lead and held off a late charge by the UNCG Spartans to earn an 8-7 victory on Tuesday, May 15. Box Score | Play-by-Play The win gave Elon (32-21) a split of the season …Read the Rest…