• UNC Asheville Bulldogs Fall 10-9 at USC Upstate in 12 Innings
  • Holba Tosses Six Scoreless Frames, Riles And Yorgen Combine To Drive In Seven Runs
  • Frisbee Garners SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week Accolades
  • Paul Soliai: 10 Year NFL Vet Released
  • Carolina Panthers Part Ways With Tolbert

Bulldogs Open Big South Play With Home Win Over Radford

ASHEVILLE, N.C.—The UNC Asheville men’s tennis team opened Big South Conference play with a 5-2 triumph over the Radford Highlanders Sunday afternoon at the Asheville Racquet Club. The Bulldogs started the afternoon off with some solid doubles performances. The No. 1 pairing of Henry Patten and Josh Swindler dropped only one game in their 6-1 triumph over Rodrigo Magalhaes and Robin Calais. The No. 2 seeded Majed Yousef and James Massie then claimed the doubles point with a 6-4 victory over Matko Varga and Janken Thoen. Play on court No….

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Baseball Defeats No. 4 South Carolina Behind Frisbee’s Dominating Start

COLUMBIA, S.C. – UNCG baseball used a spectacular start from sophomore Matt Frisbee (Candler, N.C./Enka) to defeat the No. 4 South Carolina Gamecocks, 1-0 in front of 8,017 people at South Carolina’s Founders Park Sunday afternoon. Frisbee, a Freshman All-SoCon selection last season, and a preseason All-SoCon second team selection this year, logged 7.0 shutout innings against the Gamecocks. The Spartans are now 1-2 on the season, while South Carolina…

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UNCG: Softball Sweeps Twin Billing on Opening Day of Battle at the Beach

CONWAY, S.C.- UNCG flexed its muscle Friday at the Battle at the Beach, pummeling Rider 19-1 in the opening game before earning a 4-1 victory over UMKC. The victories move the Spartans to 3-3 on the young season.   Kylie Bouplon (Wilson, N.C./Forsyth County Day) earned her first career win in the early game, tossing a one-hitter as UNCG blew out Rider. The freshman faced just one over the minimum,…

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Men’s Basketball 5th In Initial NCAA Region Ranking

INDIANAPOLIS – While still firmly engrossed in the race for the 2016-17 Peach Belt Conference regular season crown, the UNC Pembroke men’s basketball team made an appearance in the initial NCAA Southeast Region Ranking which has heavy influence on the eventual 64-team NCAA playoff field. The Braves (19-7) are one of four Peach Belt Conference teams included in the first region listing of the season. South Atlantic Conference-leading Queens (22-2) is…

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UNC Asheville Women’s Golf to Open Spring Campaign at Amelia Island Collegiate Preview

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – UNC Asheville women’s golf opens its spring season at the 2017 Amelia Island Collegiate in Fernandina Beach, Fla. The 54-hole event, which takes place Feb. 20-21, will be contested at the Amelia National Golf Club and feature a 17-team field, its largest since the event started in 2014. BULLDOG BITES ABOUT THE TOURNAMENT: The preview is a 54-hole tournament with 36 holes on Monday and 18 holes on Tuesday. ABOUT…

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Catamount Baseball Opens Season at Caravelle Resort’s “Baseball at the Beach”

Cullowhee, N.C. – Western Carolina baseball opens its 2017 season this weekend with three games in the Caravelle Resort’s “Baseball at the Beach,” tournament, hosted by the NCAA defending national champion, Coastal Carolina, between their on-campus Springs Brooks Stadium in Conway, S.C., and TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Park in Myrtle Beach.   WCU faces St. John’s on Friday morning at 11:00 am at TicketReturn.com Field before facing tournament-host, Coastal Carolina,…

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UNCG Baseball Opens 2017 Season At No. 5 South Carolina

GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG baseball begins the 2017 season tomorrow evening as the Spartans travel to Columbia, S.C. to take on the No. 5 South Carolina Gamecocks at Founders Park at 4:00. 2016 saw Link Jarrett’s Spartans go 38-21, posting the most wins since the 2003 season, and most under Jarrett.  The league’s coaches awarded Jarrett the Southern Conference’s Coach of the Year award after the regular season.  Live stats…

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LADY BRONCOS BASKETBALL BEATS SHAW 74-55 ON SENIOR NIGHT

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville State University women’s basketball team dominated Shaw University in a 74-55 divisional win on Wednesday, February 15th at Felton J. Capel Arena. The Lady Broncos improve 7-17 overall, 5-6 in the conference, 2-7 in the division; while the Lady Bears drop to 10-17 overall, 7-8 in the conference and 5-4 in the division.   FSU was outstanding offensively, scoring off numerous Shaw turnovers. Fayetteville State…

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Pirates Begin Quest For American Athletic Conference Title

HOUSTON — For the third year in a row, East Carolina defeated the field in the men’s 800-yard freestyle relay to lead the Pirates into first-place after the first day of the 2017 American Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships at the Campus & Wellness Recreation Center Natatorium on the campus of the University of Houston.   The Pirates’ foursome of Fran Krznaric, Grega Popovic, John Myhre and Blaz Demsar…

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