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College athletics: SAC fall sports won’t be played prior to 2021

South Atlantic Conference press release ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) — The South Atlantic Conference Presidents Council has made the decision to postpone the start of ... Read more

3 days ago by Mike London.

College basketball stuck in holding pattern during pandemic

By John Marshall AP Basketball Writer Baseball has begun its coronavirus-delayed season with limited long-distance travel and no fans in the stands. The NBA has ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Catawba football: Delay for SAC sports, but Walker still hopeful

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A beautiful turf field is set to host Catawba’s opening convocation ceremonies and speeches on Aug. 17. Whether football ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Mike London.

Notre Dame looking to play as member of ACC in football this year

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer The Atlantic Coast Conference and Notre Dame are considering whether the Fighting Irish will give up their ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

SAC delays fall sports

Press release SOUTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE DELAYS FALL SPORTS COMPETITION ROCK HILL, S.C. – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and in the best interest of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Mike London.

South grad Jason Corriher found a way to stay in sports

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com HUNTINGTON, W. Va. — Jason Corriher was 4 years old, tucked into a comfortable China Grove bed, but then he woke ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

Legends: Myers got the call to the Hall for Pfeiffer

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Dickie Myers finished his baseball playing career for coach Joe Ferebee at Pfeiffer in 1975. It took 44 years ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Mike London.

Legends: Catawba decision changed Graves’ life

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com DURHAM — Brian Graves, holder of a masters degree and assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for North Carolina Central University, is ... Read more

1 month ago by Mike London.

CIAA cancels fall sports

From staff and wire reports The Division II Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association and Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference have suspended fall sports and championship events due ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Sports.

Big Ten scraps nonconference football games due to pandemic

By JOHN ZENOR AP Sports Writer The Big Ten Conference announced Thursday it will not play nonconference games in football and several other sports this ... Read more

1 month ago by News Service Report.

Wolfpack hires ex-ECU football coach McNeill in advisory role

RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina State has hired former East Carolina head coach and Oklahoma assistant Ruffin McNeill for an advisory role on its football ... Read more

1 month ago by Post Sports.

Area Sport Briefs: Longtime Catawba coach Haggerty dies

From staff reports Bill Haggerty, a fixture in the Catawba College athletic department for nearly three decades, passed away on Thursday. Haggerty served as head ... Read more

2 months ago by Mike London.

Charlotte 49ers unveil new brand identity

The Charlotte 49ers, UNC Charlotte’s Division I intercollegiate athletics program, unveiled a new brand identity in the first update to the Charlotte 49ers athletic mark ... Read more

2 months ago by Post Sports.

College baseball: Park still ticking despite long odds

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CORNELIUS — He’d already shaken off  stomach disorders and line drives off his face and right knee, so cancer never stood ... Read more

2 months ago by Mike London.

College baseball: Shepherd plans to return to Indians

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — There’s a too-good-to-be-true aura that surrounds Hunter Elliott Shepherd. He’s like a fictional hero, a comic book guy with ... Read more

2 months ago by Mike London.

College athletics: Otto comes home with degree, memories

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com MOUNT ULLA — College football isn’t a pathway to the NFL very often. For most athletes, it’s about getting a degree, ... Read more

2 months ago by Mike London.

College football: Success hasn’t spoiled Reynolds

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CHARLOTTE —  Chris Reynolds, the starting quarterback for the Charlotte 49ers, accounted for 3,355 passing and rushing yards and 28 touchdowns ... Read more

2 months ago by Mike London.

ECU will drop swimming and tennis teams

Staff report GREENVILLE, N.C. — East Carolina University announced Thursday that it’s cutting swimming and tennis teams in an effort to save money and reduce ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College football: Gaither still working to get better as a coach

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com HIGH POINT — Malcolm Gaither loves football and just keeps grinding. Now he’s getting a chance to coach at the college ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College athletics: Catawba named SAC’s top athletic training staff

SAC News Service ROCK HILL, S.C.  — The South Atlantic Conference Athletic Trainers Committee has selected the Catawba College athletic training staff as the 2019-20 ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College tennis: Kiger named to All-America squad

Staff report The Intercollegiate Tennis Association released its list of men’s All-Americans for the 2020 season. The team included the doubles pairing of senior Simon ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College football: Pitt is it for Wilson

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com HAMPTON, Va. — The Pitt Panthers. The ACC. The top level of college football has been a goal for West Rowan ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College baseball: Raper will play at Illinois

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com CONCORD — Catawba baseball standout Jackson Raper will take advantage of the extra year of eligibility granted to spring sports athletes. ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

Softball: Greene makes the most of her last season

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Peyton Greene graduated — virtually — from N.C. State on Friday, and did so with more athletic memories than ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College basketball: New home for Cole Perry

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Cole Perry, a 6-foot-4 Carson High graduate, is famous not only for coming back from ACL surgery in just ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College football: North grad Patterson headed to S. Dakota

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — North Rowan graduate Nautica Patterson wasn’t a starter in his first college football game for Greensboro College last fall. ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

College football: Redshirt year benefited Turner

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — They call it a redshirt year, but there’s nothing colorful about it. Basically an athlete becomes invisible for a ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

Women’s soccer: Catawba 30th reunion this fall

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — On Oct. 3, the Catawba College’s women’s soccer program plans to celebrate its 30th reunion. “We’re excited about connecting the ... Read more

3 months ago by Mike London.

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