Elon Football Receives FCS ADA Academic Progress Rate Award

Posted by Press Release on June 3, 2020 at 6:14 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University football team was a recipient of the Academic Progress Rate (APR) Award as presented by the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) on Wednesday, June 3, as the Phoenix was recognized for having the highest APR among CAA Football programs with a score 988 for the 2018-19 …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Willoughby Signs with the Baltimore Ravens Inbox x

Posted by Press Release on April 26, 2020 at 7:35 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Following the conclusion of the 2020 NFL Draft on Saturday, April 25, Elon University football standout defensive end Marcus Willoughby has signed a free agent contract to join the Baltimore Ravens. Willoughby becomes the second lineman in as many seasons to sign after the draft with the Ravens, joining offensive lineman CJ …Read the Rest…


Elon Football Places Four on 2020 NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Posted by Press Release on April 16, 2020 at 6:54 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – In recognition of their outstanding accomplishments in the classroom, in the community and on the playing field, Elon University football placed four student-athletes on the NFF Hampshire Honor Society Wednesday, April 15. Elon’s honorees include Mike Aiello, Matt Foster, Isaiah Hill and Mark McGuire. The four individuals each finished their careers with …Read the Rest…

Trisciani Leads Elon Football Through First Practice of 2020 Spring Campaign

Posted by Press Release on March 2, 2020 at 2:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football opened its 2020 spring campaign Monday, March 2, with a two-hour practice at the Hunt and Tucker Practice Fields on campus. Back on the field for practice for the first time since closing the 2019 season with a 25-23 road win over 19th-ranked Towson, Elon worked out in helmets …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Set to Open 2020 Spring Practice March 2

Posted by Press Release on February 27, 2020 at 8:02 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Set for its second season under the leadership of head coach Tony Trisciani, Elon University football will begin spring practice on Monday, March 2, at the Hunt and Tucker Practice Fields. Practice dates include 15 sessions running through Friday, April 10. The 15 practices also include three scrimmage dates on March 13 …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Foster Earns CAA Football Scholar-Athlete of the Year Honor

Posted by Press Release on February 11, 2020 at 2:29 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University football senior tight end Matt Foster has been named the 2019 CAA Football Scholar-Athlete of the Year by the league office Tuesday, Feb. 11. The announcement comes as part of the conference’s release of the CAA Football Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll, in which 43 Phoenix football players have named to …Read the Rest…

Big Game – Jason Deli Winner

Posted by Don Moore on February 3, 2020 at 8:57 am under Professional | Read the First Comment

Chez Morris was our winner – picking the Chiefs and closest to the final score without going over.

Jason’s Deli Big Game Pick Contest

Posted by Don Moore on January 29, 2020 at 9:19 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Winner PLUS TWO Tie-Breakers Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Winner gets $50 Gift Certificate from Jason’s Deli, 326 W Friendly Ave., Greensboro, North Carolina 27410. Name: E-mail: Phone: BIG GAME WINNER 49ers Chiefs TIE BREAKER #1 – Total Points of 49ers vs …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Trisciani Adds New Assistant Coach to 2020 Football Staff

Posted by Press Release on January 22, 2020 at 8:57 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head football coach Tony Trisciani has announced the hiring of Mario Acitelli to his staff on Tuesday, January 21. Acitelli joins the Phoenix after spending the 2019 season in the ACC with the North Carolina Tar Heels. Acitelli will serve as the program’s tight ends coach and special teams coordinator. …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Liggs, Jones Earn Phil Steele All-America Honors

Posted by Press Release on January 17, 2020 at 5:12 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football student-athletes Greg Liggs, Jr. and Tre’Von Jones were each named Phil Steele FCS All-Americans this week with Liggs earning First Team honors and Jones picking up Fourth Team Freshman honors. Liggs, a First Team All-CAA Football pick and a Buck Buchanan Award finalist, led the nation with eight interceptions …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Foster Named to 2019 FCS ADA Academic All-Star Team

Posted by Press Release on at 5:11 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football’s senior tight end Matt Foster has been named a member of the prestigious 2019 Athletic Directors Association Academic All-Star Team. One of six athletes from the CAA honored, Foster helps the conference to the second-most representatives of any conference in the country. Across the nation, 53 athletes earned the …Read the Rest…


Contest Winner – Pro Picks Regular Season Final

Posted by Don Moore on December 30, 2019 at 9:15 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Mike Strupe was our final winner for our Pro Picks Contest – by Tie-Breaker.

Papa John’s Pizza – Amoroso’s Bakery Pro Picks Week #17

Posted by Don Moore on December 27, 2019 at 12:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Winners PLUS Tie-Breaker Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner FREE Large One-Topping Pizza from Papa John’s Pizza, 2924-B Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC. *** AND *** a dozen cookies (odd weeks) or a dozen brownies (even weeks) from Amoroso’s Bakery, with 2 …Read the Rest…

CONTEST – NFL Picks Winner

Posted by Don Moore on December 23, 2019 at 10:19 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

We had one previous winner, so it went to the Tie-Breaker with 6 other contestants. Clint Miller was our winner this week. We have ONE more week in the regular season, the contest starts Friday, shortly after 12 Noon.

Papa John’s Pizza – Amoroso’s Bakery Pro Picks Week #16

Posted by Don Moore on December 20, 2019 at 12:08 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Winners PLUS Tie-Breaker Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner FREE Large One-Topping Pizza from Papa John’s Pizza, 2924-B Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC. *** AND *** a dozen cookies (odd weeks) or a dozen brownies (even weeks) from Amoroso’s Bakery, with 2 …Read the Rest…

Hometown Sports News – Locals Complete Football Season at Guilford College

Posted by Press Release on December 17, 2019 at 9:29 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C.- Freshman Ahmad Brewington (Greensboro, N.C./Grimsley), senior Jeremiah Hedrick (Sedalia, N.C/Southern Guilford), freshman Braxton Henderson (McLeansville, N.C./Eastern Guilford), senior Harrison Kiser (Greensboro, N.C./Page), senior Khayree Lundy (Greensboro, N.C./Eastern Guilford (Elizabeth City St.)), junior Jacob Milillo (Greensboro N.C./Page), junior Jake Moore (Greensboro, N.C./Grimsley), sophomore Edrick Purnell, Jr. (Greensboro, N.C./Western Guilford), freshman Ronald Robinson (Greensboro, N.C./Page), …Read the Rest…

Contest Picks Winners

Posted by Don Moore on December 16, 2019 at 9:47 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

High School Week #17 – December 13, 2019 – Quincy Bell (tie-breaker). Pro Picks Week # 15 – December 15, 2019 – Cookies – Steve Smith. There was a previous winner with a better score, Steve was the next up.


Papa John’s Pizza – Amoroso’s Bakery Pro Picks Week #15

Posted by Don Moore on December 13, 2019 at 12:05 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Winners PLUS Tie-Breaker Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner FREE Large One-Topping Pizza from Papa John’s Pizza, 2924-B Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC. *** AND *** a dozen cookies (odd weeks) or a dozen brownies (even weeks) from Amoroso’s Bakery, with 2 …Read the Rest…

CONTEST PICKS WINNERS!!!

Posted by Don Moore on December 9, 2019 at 9:07 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

In our High School Picks Contest Week # 16, Mary Anderson won in a tie-breaker. In our NFL Picks Contest Week # 14, Milton Jenkins in a tie-breaker with one previous winner beating everyone.

Papa John’s Pizza – Amoroso’s Bakery Pro Picks Week #14

Posted by Don Moore on December 6, 2019 at 12:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Winners PLUS Tie-Breaker Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner FREE Large One-Topping Pizza from Papa John’s Pizza, 2924-B Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC. *** AND *** a dozen cookies (odd weeks) or a dozen brownies (even weeks) from Amoroso’s Bakery, with 2 …Read the Rest…