June 14, 2018

Leroy Edwards, Southern Nash’s senior ace, spent his final season with the Firebirds looking for a place to play baseball next season.

This past Wednesday, he found the chance he was looking for, when Fayetteville Tech Community College baseball coach Lee Troutman contacted and told him they…

Former Gryphon Hudgins to be honored as Elon Hall of Famer

June 13, 2018

The irony for Terrell Hudgins, recently announced as a 2018 Elon athletics Hall of Fame inductee, is that the Phoenix were his first scholarship offer when he was a student at Rocky Mount Senior High in the mid-2000s.

He didn't want to go, because the university of roughly 7,000 undergraduate…

Roupp wraps up first season at UNC Wilmington

June 08, 2018

By the time the 2018 MLB Draft wrapped up, the UNC Wilmington baseball team had tied a program record for the number of draftees it produced.

A total of six players were taken over the three-day draft, matching the previous total of six last season and in 2006. And while Seahawks freshman Landen…

Clifton excited for challenge of college baseball

June 06, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan was in the process of searching for its vacant head baseball coaching position when Greg Clifton was suggested.

Clifton, who has coached Faith Christian’s baseball team for the past seven seasons, was interested and decided to follow up with the college.

“Somebody sent…