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…

Dukes Take Series Finale Over Elon Softball Phoenix

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ELON, N.C. – Facing one of the top teams in the Colonial Athletic Association, the Elon University softball team could not keep pace with the Dukes of James Madison as the Phoenix fell in its league series finale, 10-2, on Sunday afternoon, April 22, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE The setback extended the Phoenix’s …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Falls in Doubleheader Versus James Madison

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2018 at 8:28 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team found itself on the short end of the scoreboard versus James Madison as the Phoenix fell to the Dukes in a Colonial Athletic Association twin bill, 7-0 and 5-2, on Saturday, April 21, at Hunt Softball Park. Box Score (GM1) | Box Score (GM2) Elon (20-24, 4-10 …Read the Rest…

College Softball Finals: Meredith 11-9, Guilford 10-0

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Meredith College won two softball games at Guilford College on Saturday. The Avenging Angels took game one–a suspended contest from Feb. 28–by a score of 11-10 in eight innings. The Quakers dropped the nightcap, 9-0, in six innings. The two teams started game one with the score tied 9-9 in the fourth …Read the Rest…


College Softball Final: Randolph 4, Guilford 2

Posted by Press Release on April 20, 2018 at 11:33 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Lindsey Chaney struck out eight batters and earned the victory as Randolph College won at Guilford College, 4-2, in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) softball game on Friday. The game was resumed from a suspended contest on March 24. The Wildcats improved to 13-18 and 6-8 in ODAC contests. The Quakers …Read the Rest…

Elon Softball Phoenix Brings in James Madison for Big CAA Series

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team will look to be up to the task of snapping its five-game losing skid when it hosts perennial Colonial Athletic Association power James Madison in a three-game series this weekend, April 21-22. The Phoenix and the Dukes open with a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m. before …Read the Rest…

College Softball DH Finals: Guilford 6-2, Pfeiffer 3-8

Posted by Press Release on April 19, 2018 at 8:55 am under College | Comments are off for this article

MISENHEIMER, N.C. — Guilford College split a softball doubleheader at Pfeiffer University on Wednesday. The Quakers captured game one, 6-3, and dropped the nightcap, 8-2. The Quakers moved to 17-17 and the Falcons are now 31-5. In the opener, GC handed the Falcons only their second home loss of the season. The game was tied …Read the Rest…