Elon Softball Outlasts UConn in Pitchers’ Duel, 1-0

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Senior Kenna Quinn tossed eight scoreless innings to help the Elon University softball team to a 1-0 victory over UConn on Sunday, March 7, in the Phoenix’s final game of the Carolina Classic at Anderson Softball Stadium. BOX SCORE The Phoenix was able to snap its six-game losing skid to improve… Continue reading Elon Softball Outlasts UConn in Pitchers’ Duel, 1-0

Elon Softball’s Rally Falls Short at North Carolina

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Despite a five-run rally in the top of the seventh inning, the Elon University softball team fell short of a comeback at intrastate foe North Carolina on Saturday, March 6, as the Phoenix fell to the Tar Heels, 7-5, at Anderson Softball Stadium. BOX SCORE The loss was the Phoenix’s sixth… Continue reading Elon Softball’s Rally Falls Short at North Carolina

Elon Softball Phoenix Falls to No. 17 South Carolina, UConn at Carolina Classic

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Elon University softball team fell in a couple of contests on its first day at the Carolina Classic on Friday, March 5, suffering setbacks versus No. 17 South Carolina, 14-1, before dropping a 7-3 decision against UConn in its nightcap at Anderson Softball Stadium. Game One: No. 17 South Carolina… Continue reading Elon Softball Phoenix Falls to No. 17 South Carolina, UConn at Carolina Classic

Elon Softball Announces Opponents at UNC’s Carolina Classic

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team announced its game times and opponents for its upcoming tournament at the Carolina Classic this weekend, March 5-7, hosted at the University of North Carolina. The Phoenix opens the tournament on Friday, March 5, at 11 a.m. versus South Carolina before ending the day against UConn at… Continue reading Elon Softball Announces Opponents at UNC’s Carolina Classic

Elon Softball Holds Off North Carolina A&T, 8-5

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Elon University softball team improved to 2-0 on the season with an 8-5 victory over North Carolina A&T on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at the Aggie Softball Complex. The victory was the eighth straight that the Phoenix posted over its longtime Triad rival N.C. A&T, who moved to 0-5. BOX SCORE At… Continue reading Elon Softball Holds Off North Carolina A&T, 8-5

Elon’s Kiser Named CAA Softball Rookie of the Week

RICHMOND, Va. – Freshman Grace Kiser of the Elon University softball team was named the Colonial Athletic Association’s Rookie of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday, Feb. 23. Kiser batted .500 (2-of-4) with a pair of home runs, six RBI while scoring four runs in the Phoenix’s season-opening 17-1 win over… Continue reading Elon’s Kiser Named CAA Softball Rookie of the Week

Elon Softball Series Versus Morgan State Postponed

ELON, N.C. – Elon University softball’s three-game series this weekend, Feb. 20-21, versus Morgan State has been postponed. Both teams will try to reschedule at a later date this season. The Phoenix is scheduled to face North Carolina A&T in its next contest on Wednesday, Feb. 24, in Greensboro, N.C. That contest is slated for… Continue reading Elon Softball Series Versus Morgan State Postponed

Kiser Homers Twice in 17-1 Opening Day Win for Elon Softball Phoenix

ELON, N.C. – Behind a pair of home runs from rookie Grace Kiser, the Elon University softball team opened its 2021 campaign with a 17-1 run-rule victory over Rhode Island on Sunday, Feb. 14, at Hunt Softball Park. BOX SCORE Playing in its first softball game in 340 days, the Phoenix (1-0) posted its highest… Continue reading Kiser Homers Twice in 17-1 Opening Day Win for Elon Softball Phoenix

Elon Softball Set to Open 2021 Season Versus Rhode Island on Sunday

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team is set to open its 2021 campaign this Sunday, Feb. 14, with a doubleheader versus Rhode Island. The Phoenix and the Rams will kickoff the twin bill starting at 11:30 a.m. at Hunt Softball Park. Both teams were originally supposed to play a pair of doubleheaders on… Continue reading Elon Softball Set to Open 2021 Season Versus Rhode Island on Sunday

Elon Softball Picked Second in CAA South Division Preseason Poll

RICHMOND, Va. – The Elon University softball team was tabbed to finish second in the South Division of the 2021 Colonial Athletic Association Preseason Poll as voted on by the league coaches and announced on Thursday, Feb. 4. Elon received 18 total points overall and one first-place vote for the South Division, finishing behind James… Continue reading Elon Softball Picked Second in CAA South Division Preseason Poll

Elon Softball Announces 2021 Season Schedule

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University softball team and head coach Kathy Bocock announced its 2021 season schedule on Friday, Jan. 29. Highlights of the Phoenix’s slate includes matchups versus Atlantic Coast Conference schools Clemson, Duke and North Carolina and 26 games at the home confines of Hunt Softball Park. SCHEDULE “This season is going… Continue reading Elon Softball Announces 2021 Season Schedule

Guilford College Softball News: Blankenship, Conrad Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College seniors Kayli Blankenship and Natalie Conrad were named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) NCAA Division III Academic All-District V Team, the organization announced Thursday. Blankenship and Conrad advance to CoSIDA’s Division III Academic All-America® ballot with the all-America honorees being announced June 8-11. The all-district squads… Continue reading Guilford College Softball News: Blankenship, Conrad Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

2020 Guilford College Softball Season Review

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Guilford College softball team was off to a promising start with a 7-5 record before the season was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Quakers saw wins over William Peace University, Methodist University, Meredith College, Salem College, and N.C. Wesleyan College in the first few weeks of the season.… Continue reading 2020 Guilford College Softball Season Review

College Softball Results: Guilford and NC Wesleyan split doubleheader

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College and North Carolina Wesleyan College split a non-conference doubleheader at Haworth Field on Wednesday afternoon. The Bishops captured game one, 9-6. In the nightcap, the Quakers prevailed 12-4 in a game shortened to six innings due to the run rule. In game one, NCWC plated three runs in the first… Continue reading College Softball Results: Guilford and NC Wesleyan split doubleheader

Elon Softball Phoenix Drops Midweek Road Contest at Duke

DURHAM, N.C. – The Elon University softball team saw an early lead erode as the Phoenix fell at Duke, 5-1, in a midweek road contest, at Duke Softball Stadium on Wednesday, March 11. BOX SCORE Elon moved to 11-11 on the year while the Blue Devils continue their best start in school history to improve… Continue reading Elon Softball Phoenix Drops Midweek Road Contest at Duke