Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford HS) hits the ignition switch and jump-starts the Elon Phoenix to a (3-0) start to their softball season:Elon has Shutt(SEG), Coffer(NG), Jones(WG) and Spain(Page) leading their athletic teams

Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford High School) a freshman center fielder for the Elon University softball team goes 4-9, with 2 runs, 3 RBI, 2 Doubles, a SAC Fly and quite a few defensive play/Put Outs on defense in CF and the Elon Phoenix begin their season (3-0) with “Shutt for sure”, a large/big part of the Phoenix success during the opening weekend of the 2015 softball season….

Shutt goes 1-3 with a Run and a Double in Game One, win over USC-Upstate…..Shutt has a 2-4 game with an RBI and another Double in Game Two, a win this time over the Radford Highlanders….Shutt finishes off the weekend going 1-2 with a Run, plus 2 more RBI and a SAC Fly for the Phoenix’ second straight win over Radford….

Elon at (3-0) and Shutt(Southeast Guilford High School) has begun her season with a bang, bang, bang, for Elon University….

Shutt getting it done for the Elon softball team, Sam Coffer(Northern Guilford High School) was just named the CAA Player of the Week and she is getting it done for the Elon women’s basketball team, Casey Jones(Western Guilford High School through his junior year in HS) has been named as the preseason Player of the Year in the CAA/Colonial Athletic Association for baseball and John Spain(Page High School) was among the top tacklers for the Elon University football team during his four years in the lineup for the Phoenix and Spain was a starter(LB) almost his entire time at Elon….

The Guilford County kids/athletes have made a major impact on Elon University’s athletic programs…….