Four Elon Phoenix Named to NCCSIA All-State Softball Teams

Posted by Press Release on June 19, 2018 at 10:01 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team had four members of its squad earn spots on the 2018 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) University Division All-State Softball Teams as announced by the association on Monday, June 18. NCCSIA Web Release Graduated seniors Hannah Olson and Kara Shutt represented the Phoenix on the …Read the Rest…

Guilford Softball Trio Named to NCCSIA All State Team

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MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – Guilford College’s Makayla Crawford (Rutherfordton, N.C. / R.S. Central) and Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C. / South Caldwell) both earned First Team College Division All-State softball recognition from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). Teammate Anna Wolfe (Wake Forest, N.C. / Wake Forest) was tabbed to the all-state second …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball’s Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford HS) Selected in Inaugural ASBA Draft

Posted by Press Release on June 6, 2018 at 8:59 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

MOBILE, Ala. – Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford High School) of the Elon University softball team added another historic achievement to her resume as she became the first player in program history to be drafted into a professional league with her selection in the American Softball Association’s (ASBA) inaugural draft on Wednesday, June 6. Shutt was drafted …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford High School) Tabbed an NFCA Third Team All-American

Posted by Press Release on May 30, 2018 at 6:05 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – For just the second time in program history, the Elon University softball team had a student-athlete named an All-American as senior Kara Shutt was tabbed a Third Team All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) as announced by the organization on Wednesday afternoon, May 30. NFCA Release | 2018 NFCA …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Pair Wins All-Region Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 17, 2018 at 4:00 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Guilford College’s Makayla Carver and Makayla Crawford earned All-Atlantic Region recognition from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA). Carver was a first-team pick, while Crawford earned second-team honors. The Quakers are two of 360 NCAA Division III students so honored. All-region players are nominated and selected by NFCA member coaches in each …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball’s Olson and Shutt Earn NFCA All-Region Laurels

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Elon University softball team saw two members of its squad named to the 2018 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Mid Atlantic Region teams on Thursday, May 17, with senior Kara Shutt earning First Team laurels and Hannah Olson being named to the second team. NFCA Release | All-Region Teams (.PDF) “This …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball’s Olson Named CAA Defensive Player of the Year; Two Others Receive All-CAA Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 8, 2018 at 3:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Senior shortstop Hannah Olson of the Elon University softball team was named the 2018 Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Year as announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon, May 8. Senior Kara Shutt was also honored as a first team All-CAA selection while Ally Repko earned a spot on …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Falls at Delaware in Series Finale

Posted by Press Release on May 5, 2018 at 8:18 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

NEWARK, Del. – The Elon University softball team saw its 2018 season end today, May 5, as the Phoenix fell to Delaware, 2-1, to conclude a Colonial Athletic Association series at the Delaware Softball Diamond. BOX SCORE The Phoenix fell to 24-28 overall on the year and finished in the CAA at 7-14. Elon needed …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Drops Two at Delaware

Posted by Press Release on May 4, 2018 at 8:14 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

NEWARK, Del. – The Elon University softball team dropped a couple of games today, May 4, at Delaware in a Colonial Athletic Association doubleheader. The Phoenix fell to the Blue Hens in game one, 3-1, before suffering a 9-4 setback in the nightcap at the Delaware Softball Diamond. Box Score (GM1) | Box Score (GM2) …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Closes Out Regular Season at Delaware

Posted by Press Release on May 3, 2018 at 6:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Riding the momentum of a series sweep last weekend, the Elon University softball team will be in the hunt for a Colonial Athletic Association postseason berth as the Phoenix heads to Delaware to wrap up its regular season this weekend, May 4-5. The three-game set begins with a twin bill on Friday …Read the Rest…

College Softball News – Guilford Places Four on All-ODAC Teams

Posted by Press Release on May 1, 2018 at 9:18 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va. — Junior Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C./South Caldwell) became Guilford College’s initial back-to-back First Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) softball honoree Tuesday. Carver, a junior outfielder, was one of the Quakers’ four all-league picks according to voting by the league’s head softball coaches. Classmates Makayla Crawford (Rutherfordton, N.C./Rutherfordton-Spindale Central), Anna Wolfe (Wake …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Earns Series Sweep Over Drexel; Shutt Sets CAA Career Doubles Mark

Posted by Press Release on April 29, 2018 at 6:11 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Senior Kara Shutt became the Colonial Athletic Association’s new career leader in doubles to cap off her Senior Day for the Elon University softball team as the Phoenix earned a 17-10 victory over Drexel in the series finale on Sunday, April 29, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The Phoenix (24-25, 7-11 …Read the Rest…

College Softball Final: Eastern Mennonite 4, Guilford 0

Posted by Press Release on April 28, 2018 at 10:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. – Kelsi Martin pitched a complete game shutout and had a home run as Eastern Mennonite University defeated Guilford College, 4-0, in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference softball tournament game on Saturday. The loss eliminated the Quakers from the championship and ended their season 18-24 overall. Guilford outhit the Royals, 9-6. Makayla Crawford, …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Takes Doubleheader Versus Dragons

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team swept its Colonial Athletic Association doubleheader versus Drexel in a pair of five-inning, run-rule victories on Saturday, April 28. The Phoenix took the first game, 8-0, before closing out the day with a 9-1 win in the nightcap at Hunt Softball Park. Box Score (GM1) | Box …Read the Rest…

College Softball Final: Emory & Henry 4, Guilford 0

Posted by Press Release on April 27, 2018 at 10:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. — Cameron Derr and Tiffany Cole teamed to shut out Guilford College as Emory & Henry College defeated the Quakers, 4-0, on Friday night in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference Softball Tournament game. Derr tossed the final 3 2/3 innings and improved to 10-4 after earning the win. She allowed just two hits …Read the Rest…

College Softball Final: Guilford 5, #1 Virginia Wesleyan 1 (8 innings)

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SALEM, Va — Courtney Lackey outdueled Hannah Hull, the reigning NFCA player-of-the-year as Guilford College upset Virginia Wesleyan – the nation’s top-ranked team–to open play in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship. The Quakers prevailed by a score of 5-1 in eight innings. The win was GC’s first over a top-ranked softball opponent. Guilford, the …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Hosts Drexel, Senior Day This Weekend

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team hosts Drexel in its final Colonial Athletic Association home series of the season this weekend, April 28-29. The Phoenix and the Dragons starts the three-game set with a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m. before the series finale on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Hunt Softball Park. …Read the Rest…


Elon Softball Phoenix Snaps Skid Versus Lady Aggies, 4-1

Posted by Press Release on April 26, 2018 at 11:48 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Senior Kara Shutt tied the Colonial Athletic Association’s all-time doubles career record as the Elon University softball team earned a 4-1 win versus North Carolina A&T on Wednesday, April 25, in the Phoenix’s final nonconference game of the season at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The win improved the Phoenix to 21-25 …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Closes Out Nonconference Slate Versus Lady Aggies

Posted by Press Release on April 24, 2018 at 11:46 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team closes out its regular-season home schedule this week starting with its final nonconference game of the season versus North Carolina A&T on Wednesday, April 25. The Phoenix and the Lady Aggies are scheduled for a 6 p.m. opening pitch at Hunt Softball Park. LIVE STATS Follow the …Read the Rest…

College Softball DH Finals: #4 Randolph-Macon 4-2 Guilford 3-1

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2018 at 8:52 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ASHLAND, Va. — Randolph-Macon College, ranked fourth in the current NFCA Poll, got all it could handle from Guilford College on Sunday. Yet the Yellow Jackets edged the Quakers 4-3 in eight innings, and 2-1 in the nightcap. RMC improved to 35-3 and 14-2 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. GC dropped to 17-22 and …Read the Rest…