Berry Softball Ranked No. 6 In NFCA Preseason PollLOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Berry College softball team will open the season ranked No. 6 in the nation in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Preseason poll, higher than any other Southern Athletic Association (SAA) rival.
BSC Softball Ranked No. 13 Nationally In NFCA Preseason PollBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern softball team starts its 2017 campaign ranked No. 13 in the country, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced. The Panthers are one of two Southern Athletic Association programs to be recognized in the Division III coaches poll.
Centre's Martin, Grove Pick Up National S&D RecognitionDANVILLE, Ky. (via CentreColonels.com) - Earlier today CollegeSwimming.com released its weekly conference award winners for the final week of the regular season and Centre swept the honors in the Southern Athletic Association as junior Noah Martin (Spartanburg, S.C.) and freshman Chloe Grove (Bucyrus, Ohio) earned the weekly awards for meets held through Jan. 27.
Centre Student-Athletes Aid Local CommunityDANVILLE, Ky. (via CentreColonels.com) - The holidays are a time for giving and members of the Centre Athletics community used the month of December to give back to the Danville community, pushing the total number of hours of service to over 1,000 for the 2016-17 season through the end of 2016, including over 300 hours logged during the holiday season.
Three Warriors Selected to Dream Bowl VVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Hendrix College senior football players Seth Peters, Dayton Winn and Tyler Clifton will play in the Dream Bowl, a premier college football all-star game that features NCAA FBS,FCS, D-II, and D-III student-athletes, at the Virginia Beach Sportsplex on Monday, Jan. 16.
BSC Men's Basketball Gives Back To The CommunityBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team spent its time not only preparing in the gym, but in the community as well for this year. The Panthers have participated in a series of projects around the Birmingham area to impact the community this offseason.
BSC Tennis Programs Help Out Salvation ArmyBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern College men's and women's tennis teams are giving back this holiday season. The Panthers participated in the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program, providing items children and families need this winter.
Three BSC Student-Athletes Earn NSCAA Scholar All-Region HonorsBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern men's soccer team saw three named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Scholar All-South Region Team. Luke Etheridge (Nolensville, Tenn./Ravenwood HS), Patrick Erickson (Washington, D.C./St. Stephens & St. Agnes School), and Spencer Nichols (Jacksonville, Fla./Christ's Church Academy) were recognized for the work in the classroom.
Oglethorpe's Hoeft, Marquez Named to National Soccer Coaches' Scholar All-South Region TeamATLANTA - unior defender Josh Hoeft and junior midfielder Erik Marquez of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team added to the squad's postseason awards bounty this week, as they both took home Scholar All-South Region honors from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). It marks the first such honor for both players and the second year in a row that at least one member of the Stormy Petrels has earned NSCAA Scholar All-Region accolades.
Panthers' Coyne Named Second Team All-RegionBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Senior Dallas Coyne (Vestavia Hills, Ala./Vestavia Hills HS) picked up another postseason honor. The defender was named second-team all-south region by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Coyne was one of three Southern Athletic Association student-athletes recognized, and the only on second team.
Warriors' Winn, Billings, Peters Named All-South RegionCONWAY, Ark. - Three Hendrix College seniors were selected to the d3Football.com All-South Region Teams. Running back Dayton Winn was placed on the First Team, left guard Brooks Billing made the Second Team and quarterback Seth Peters was selected to the Third Team.
Oglethorpe's Turner Named To D3hoops.com Team Of The WeekATLANTA - The accolades for Oglethorpe senior guard Mike Turner continued to roll in on Tuesday, as he earned a spot on the D3hoops.com Team of the Week for his record-breaking efforts in Saturday's 120-104 Stormy Petrel victory at Berry, becoming the first Petrel to earn the honor since 2011. Turner turned in one of the best shooting performances in Oglethorpe history and helped in one of the best team shooting performances in NCAA Division III history.
Centre's Shehan Ganrers NSCAA All-Region Third Team HonorsKANSAS CITY, Mo. (via CentreColonels.com) – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) recently released its NCAA Division III All-Region teams, with Centre senior midfielder Phil Shehan (Orlando, Ga.) earning All-South Atlantic Third Team honors.
Centre Women's Soccer Lands Four On NSCAA All-Region TeamsKANSAS CITY, Mo. (via CentreColonels.com) – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released its NCAA Division III All-Region teams on Wednesday, with four Centre women's soccer players garnering All-South Atlantic Region recognition.
Stormy Petrels' Marshall Grabs All-South Region HonorsKANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sophomore midfielder Topher Marshall of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team was named to the All-South Atlantic Region Third Team Thursday evening by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA), marking the first All-Region honor of his career. Marshall is the third Stormy Petrel in the last four years to earn All-Region honors.
Rhodes Valega, Selner Nab All-Region HonorsKANSAS CITY, Mo. - Juniors Ellie Valega and Emma Selner were named to the 2016 National Soccer Coaches Association of American Women's Soccer All-South Atlantic Regional Team late Tuesday evening.
Four Colonels Named to NFHCA All-Region TeamCHANDLER, Ariz. (via CentreColonels.com) – The National Field Hockey Coaches Association released its All-Region squads for the 2016 season and four members of the Centre field hockey squad earned placement on the various All-Great Lakes Regional squads.
Warriors Field Hockey Has Three Selected All-RegionCHANDLER, Ariz. - A trio of Hendrix College field hockey players were selected to the Longstreth/NFHCA All-Great Lakes Region Teams on Monday. Sophomore midfielder Holly Heeb was placed on the First Team, while senior defender Raychl Reger and senior goalkeeper Gabryele Pochron were selected to the Second Team.
Three Lynx Selected To Longstreth/NFHCA All-Region TeamCHANDLER, Ariz. - A total of three student-athletes from the Rhodes College field hockey team were selected to the 2016 Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association Great Lakes All-Region Team on Monday afternoon.
Three Vikings Land On Volleyball All-America SquadsLEXINGTON, Ky. - The honors continue to roll in for Berry volleyball's Jessica Gum, Hannah Kate Thompson and Katie Truluck as the trio have been named All-America honorable mention by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).
Three Warriors Named To Volleyball All-America TeamsCONWAY, Ark. - Three players from the Hendrix College volleyball were selected to the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-America Teams on Tuesday. Junior middle blocker Sara Dyslin was named to the Third Team, while senior outside hitter MC Rogers and junior right side Lauren Petrisin were honorable mentions.
BSC Names Tony Joe White New Head Football CoachBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Tony Joe White has been named the new Birmingham-Southern College head football coach, Director of Athletics Kyndall Waters announced Monday. He becomes the sixth head coach in program history, and third since the program resumed in 2007 at the NCAA Division III level. White was most recently the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Centre College.
Berry's Knowlton, Chretien All-Region; Patterson Qualifies For XC NCAA'sMOUNT BERRY, Ga. - The Berry College Cross Country teams both placed in the top 10 in the region this morning on their home course. The Clara Bowl was the host of the NCAA South/Southeast Region Cross Country Championships, where about 40 teams, both men and women, battled for regional supremacy on the road to the National Championship in Louisville next week. The Viking men placed 9th overall in a strong field, and the women placed 6th overall in their highest finish in program history.