Andy Pack(Northern Guilford HS) packing his bags and leaving Elon University:Pack is headed to Bridgewater College

***********COLLEGE BASKETBALL MOVEMENT********** Andy Pack, formerly of Northern Guilford High School, is leaving Elon University and headed to Bridgewater College, up near Harrisonburg, Virginia….Andy Pack’s high school teammate, Kellen Hodge, is on the Eagles’ team up at Bridgewater, and Northern Guilford assistant coach Derek Hodge, also attended and played college basketball at Bridgewater…. Andy Pack,… Continue reading Andy Pack(Northern Guilford HS) packing his bags and leaving Elon University:Pack is headed to Bridgewater College

Friday College Sports Results and Updates on Guilford, High Point and Elon

College Women’s Tennis Final – Guilford 5, Averett 4 GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s women’s tennis team pulled off its third 5-4 victory of the season Friday with a 5-4 home win over Averett University. The Quakers (3-2) grabbed a slim 2-1 lead after doubles play by winning the second and third-doubles contests by matching… Continue reading Friday College Sports Results and Updates on Guilford, High Point and Elon

College Roundup from Thursday with Guilford, High Point and Elon sports news(Busy times for our local schools)

College Baseball Final – Guilford 20, Averett 6 GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Brett Shapcott amassed six RBI as the Quakers claimed a Thursday afternoon victory over Averett University, 20-6. The contest featured eleven combined errors with ten of the contest’s 26 runs unearned. The Quakers scored in every inning except the sixth inning, but… Continue reading College Roundup from Thursday with Guilford, High Point and Elon sports news(Busy times for our local schools)

Elon’s McDonald Named CAA Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week

RICHOMND, Va. – Elon women’s basketball’s Nikki McDonald has been named the Colonial Athletic Association Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week, as announced by the conference office today, March 7. McDonald notched a new career-high 14 points in 18 minutes played in Elon’s regular-season finale win at William & Mary last week. The rookie finished… Continue reading Elon’s McDonald Named CAA Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week

Some news today that will blow you away:Bobby Hedrick(Eastern Guilford HS/Elon College) passed away on November 1

Hit one of our posts on the web site here tonight, while trying to get to or back to another post and saw this news on former Eastern Guilford Wildcat and Elon College Fighting Christian runninghack Bobby Hedrick passing away at age 57…This is the first I had seen or heard of it and I… Continue reading Some news today that will blow you away:Bobby Hedrick(Eastern Guilford HS/Elon College) passed away on November 1

Defense, Freshmen Key Elon Win at Stony Brook

Defense, Freshmen Key Elon Win at Stony Brook STONY BROOK, N.Y. – The Elon defense intercepted four passes and two freshmen scored fourth-quarter touchdowns to lead the Phoenix to a 21-7 victory over the Stony Brook Seawolves on Halloween afternoon. The win snapped a four-game skid for the maroon and gold and Elon improved to… Continue reading Defense, Freshmen Key Elon Win at Stony Brook

Gresh Named Assistant Director of Communications for Elon Athletics

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University Athletic Communications Office announced the hiring of Josh Gresh as assistant director of communications on Monday, Aug. 17. Gresh will serve as the primary communications contact for Phoenix men’s basketball, women’s soccer, men’s and women’s golf and men’s and women’s tennis. Prior to coming to Elon, Gresh spent a… Continue reading Gresh Named Assistant Director of Communications for Elon Athletics

Preseason Volleyball Predictions Released by Colonial Athletic Association , Busa(ELON) Earns Honors

RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association released its 2015 preseason volleyball poll today, Aug. 17. According to a vote by the conference’s head coaches, Elon was predicted to finish eighth as the Phoenix begins its second year in the league. Sophomore Sydney Busa was selected Preseason Honorable Mention after earning CAA All-Rookie accolades last… Continue reading Preseason Volleyball Predictions Released by Colonial Athletic Association , Busa(ELON) Earns Honors

Coach Kathy Bocock Announces Addition of Kristin Hoover to Elon Softball Roster

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head softball coach Kathy Bocock announced on Monday, Aug. 17, the addition of transfer Kristin Hoover to join the Phoenix for 2015-16. Hoover arrives after spending her freshman season at the University of California last year. “We’re really excited about Kristin joining our program,” said Bocock. “Coming from the Pac-12… Continue reading Coach Kathy Bocock Announces Addition of Kristin Hoover to Elon Softball Roster

*****Reminder:ELON at home tonight vs. APP*****

@@@@@:7pm Tipoff in the Alumni Gym on the Elon University campus@@@@@ *****Watch for Christian Hairston(Greensboro Day School) to be in there for ELON….***** +++++Appalachaian at Elon TONIGHT at 7pm and ASU brings in Jay Canty(ORMA/Ragsdale), Frankie Eaves(Page), Michael Neal(ORMA/Northern Guilford)….11.8 points per game….,Michael Obacha(High Point Christian/ORMA)….9.7 Rebounds per game…Mike Kobani(HPCA/Caldwell Academy), Mitch Purgason(Wesleyan) and Jacob… Continue reading *****Reminder:ELON at home tonight vs. APP*****

Wonder how many basketball fans will be heading out to the Greensboro Coliseum over the next couple of days/nights??

from Tuesday afternoon:Duke 86, Elon 48…Andre Dawkins led Duke with 15 points, on 5-7 shooting from three-point range…. UNCG men vs. N.C. State on Monday at 7pm in the Greensboro Colieum and then TODAY/(Tuesday), you have Duke vs. Elon…..Duke-Elon listed at 1pm per key reports and that may effect attendance…Afternoon game?…OK…. You would think this… Continue reading Wonder how many basketball fans will be heading out to the Greensboro Coliseum over the next couple of days/nights??

The ACC and local college baseball for today

Local college baseball for today/Friday May 3:Campbell at High Point University 6pm…Elon at Appalachian State 6:30pm…UNCG at Samford 7pm… from www.theacc.com: Coastal Carolina @ Georgia Tech Atlanta, Ga. 2:00 PM TV: ESPN3 Virginia Tech @ Boston College Chestnut Hill, Mass. 2:30 PM Coastal Carolina @ Georgia Tech Atlanta, Ga. 6:00 PM TV: ESPN3 UCF @… Continue reading The ACC and local college baseball for today

UNCG looking to go from worst to first

Southern Conference Men’s Basketball order of finish in, with the preseaon coaches and media polls and the UNCG Spartans, under the guidance of head coach Wes Miller, are looking to pull off an Atlanta Braves-type move, with a vault from worst to first in the league…UNCG could barely win a game when Miller took over… Continue reading UNCG looking to go from worst to first

Alex Swim(Northwest Guilford HS/Elon U) goes to the St. Louis Cardinals in MLB Draft

Alexander(Alex) Swim, a catcher from Northwest Guilford High School and Elon University, was taken in the 36th Round of the Major League Baseball Draft today, with the 1110 pick, by the St. Louis Cardinals today….. Congratulations are in order for Alex, his brother Adam and his mom and dad on a job well done, with… Continue reading Alex Swim(Northwest Guilford HS/Elon U) goes to the St. Louis Cardinals in MLB Draft

One on One/Q&A with Thuc Phan(Page HS) as he goes from Deerfield Academy to Elon University

Our one on one/question and answer session, with Thuc Phan formerly of Page High School, who has spent the past school-year at the Deerfield Academy, a prep school up in Massachusetts…Thuc is now ready to transition and play football for the Phoenix, at Elon University, in 2012…. Andy Durham:Was Elon always a school on your… Continue reading One on One/Q&A with Thuc Phan(Page HS) as he goes from Deerfield Academy to Elon University