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 | Be the First to Comment

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 | Be the First to Comment

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 | Be the First to Comment

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

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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

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Ron Rivera out at the Carolina Panthers:Secondary coach Perry Fewell has been named interim head coach

Posted by Don Moore on December 3, 2019 at 3:41 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

From the Carolina Panthers website – https://www.panthers.com/news/carolina-panthers-part-ways-with-head-coach-ron-rivera CLICK HERE for the details from ESPN.com…. Notes from ESPN.com: Secondary coach Perry Fewell has been named interim head coach. Offensive coordinator Norv Turner will transition to special assistant to the head coach, and quarterbacks coach Scott Turner will serve as offensive coordinator. from the Charlotte Observer and …Read the Rest…

CONTEST WINNERS – High School & Pro Football Picks

Posted by Don Moore on December 2, 2019 at 11:06 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

As we finish up the high school season, Vince Hunter was our Week #15 Winner – missed 1 game. Pro Picks are just over half way with lots of Coaches on the bubble; but Marshall Brown was able to get more games right than others players last week. New contest for High School on Wednesday …Read the Rest…

Papa John’s Pizza – Amoroso’s Bakery Pro Picks Week #13

Posted by Don Moore on November 29, 2019 at 12:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

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Elon Trio Earns All-CAA Football Postseason Honors

Posted by Press Release on November 26, 2019 at 2:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Announced Tuesday, Nov. 26, Elon University football standouts Matt Foster, Greg Liggs, Jr. and Marcus Willoughby have been named postseason All-CAA Football honorees with Foster and Liggs garnering first-team honors and Willoughby picking up second-team accolades. Foster, a 2019 Preseason All-CAA Football honoree, posted 246 receiving yards for the year on 19 …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Liggs(Southeast Guilford HS) Named Finalist for 2019 Buck Buchanan Award

Posted by Press Release on November 25, 2019 at 6:48 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University senior defensive back Greg Liggs, Jr.(Southeast Guilford High School) has been named a finalist for the 2019 Buck Buchanan Award, announced Monday, Nov. 25, by STATS. The award, handed out annually to the top defensive player at the FCS level, will have a winner on Friday, Jan. 10, on the …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Davis Earns Final CAA Football Weekly Honor of 2019

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RICMOND, Va. – Elon University football placekicker Skyler Davis has been named the CAA Football Special Teams Player of the Week, announced by the league office Monday, Nov. 25. Davis saved his best showing of the season for last, hitting all three of his attempted field goals Saturday at No. 19 Towson while connecting on …Read the Rest…

CONTEST – Picks Winners

Posted by Don Moore on at 9:28 am under High School, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

High Competition got closer this week as we have 5 players miss 2 games. Eric Dudley came out ahead with the Tie-Breaker. We had another player that had previously won also miss 2; but since he won, all he gets is bragging rights. Pro Picks had Jason Nelson missing 2 this week. Pro Picks are …Read the Rest…

Second-Half Surge Lifts Elon Football to 25-23 Victory Over No. 19 Towson in 2019 Finale

Posted by Press Release on November 23, 2019 at 10:40 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

TOWSON, Md. – Trailing by 15 in the second half, Elon University football battled to the finish to win 25-23 in its regular-season finale on the road at No. 19 Towson at Johnny Unitas Stadium. Box Score | Highlights THE RUNDOWN Down by two touchdowns at the break at 17-3, Elon (5-6, 4-4) started its …Read the Rest…