MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Pfeiffer President Dr. Colleen Keith has announced the promotion of Danielle Lafferty to the position of Athletic Director. Lafferty had served as the Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance at Pfeiffer for the past two-and-a-half years under former VP for Athletics Bob Reasso.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – VP for Athletics Bob Reasso has announced his resignation to become the Athletic Director at The American University in Cairo, Egypt. Reasso served for five years at Pfeiffer and acted as the men’s soccer coach for four years. Reasso led the Falcons to a 25-0 season and NCAA Division II National Championship in 2015 and the Falcons became the first undefeated national champion in 16 years.
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced the 2018 All-State softball team and three Falcons were among the selections. Vada Blue Sherrill, Makenzie Pennell and Kiana Millsaps were all named to the First Team.
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced the 2018 All-State baseball selections and three Falcons were among the selections. Kirby Lambert and Jordan Eckard were named to the First Team, while Derek Perry was a Second Team award winner.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- Pfeiffer Athletics has announced the 2017-18 Athletes of the Year who will be honored at the Pfeiffer Sports Hall of Fame Ceremony on the evening of September 29. Men's basketball star Josh Calhoun has been selected as the Male Athlete of the Year, while softball standout Vada Blue Sherrill earned the Female Athlete of the Year.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- Standout senior Molly O'Friel was selected to play in the IWLCA Division III Senior All-Star game as announced by the organization this afternoon. The game will take place on June 2 at 2:30 p.m. on Tierney Field at US Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md. Admission to the game is free and will be streamed on IWLCA-tv.com.
Standout shortstop Vada Blue Sherrill added a pair of honors to her resume as the junior was named ECAC Player of the Year and also earned NFCA Second Team All-American and First Team All-ECAC accolades. Monte Sherrill was named ECAC Coach of the Year and Stephanie Fortner was also a First Team All-ECAC selection.
The rosters were announced for the 77th Annual USILA/Nike North-South Senior All-Star games and Pfeiffer’s Blade Garlow was selected to compete for the Division III South team. The All-Star game will be played at Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium on the campus of Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island on Friday, May 25 at 5:30 p.m.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Jordan Eckard, Derek Perry, Kirby Lambert and Christian Marciano were selected to the First Team All-ECAC this morning and Eckard was named a Second Team All-South Region performer by D3baseball.com.
OKLAHOMA CITY ? Former Pfeiffer men?s soccer player and national champion Jaime Siaj has been selected by Jordan?s National Team for a pair of upcoming international exhibitions at the end of the month, the club announced.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) has announced its Division III All-Region teams and Vada Blue Sherrill was named to the Atlantic Region First Team and Makenzie Pennell garnered a Third Team selection.
DANBURY, CONN. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced its 2018 Division III Men's Lacrosse major award winners and All-ECAC selections this morning. Pfeiffer'sMolly O’Friel was selected to the Second Team All-ECAC.
DANBURY, CONN. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced its 2018 Division III Men’s Lacrosse major award winners and All-ECAC selections this morning. Pfeiffer’s Blade Garlow and Jared Nelson were named Second Team All-ECAC and Honorable Mention All-ECAC respectively.
Pfeiffer University Athletics and the Falcon Club, Pfeiffer athletics' booster organization, hosted the 2018 Keith Crisco Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, May 14 at the Old North State Club in New London, N.C. The foursome of Poovey, Simmons, Carpenter and Griggs came home with a first-place finish at the tournament on a beautiful May afternoon with a score of 54.
ERIE, Pa. -- The No. 1 seeded Pfeiffer Falcons (37-5) captured the program's first ECAC Division III Softball Championship on Sunday afternoon with a dominant 8-0 road victory in five innings against Penn St.-Behrend (32-13). The win, coupled with the men's tennis championship yesterday, gives Pfeiffer University two championships in two days.
OWINGS MILL, MD. – The Pfeiffer men’s tennis team (14-4) entered the ECAC Division III Men’s Tennis Tournament as the No. 1 seed and had little trouble eliminating FDU-Florham and Stevenson by scores of 4-0 to earn the program’s and universities first ECAC Championship.
MADISON, N.J. -- In just her sixth at-bat of the season, Sydney Bowles hit a walk-off single that scored Bailey Sherrill to send the Falcons (36-5) to a 2-1 victory in the bottom of the seventh against FDU-Florham (19-18) on Wednesday afternoon. The No. 1 seed Falcons advance to the semifinal of the ECAC Tournament and face No. 4 seed Penn St. Behrend at 1 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
ARLINGTON, VA. -- In their first ECAC Tournament appearance in program history, the Pfeiffer women's lacrosse team (11-2) saw its 10 game winning streak come to an end at the hands of defending ECAC Champion Marymount (10-9) on Wednesday evening.
The Pfeiffer softball team has earned the No. 1 seed in the ECAC Division III tournament the league has announced this afternoon. The Falcons (35-5) will travel to Madison, NJ to take on the No. 8 seed Farleigh Dickinson-Florham Devils on Wednesday, with the game time still to be determined.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer men's tennis team was selected as the No. 1 seed in the ECAC Division III Tournament the league announced this afternoon. The Falcons (12-4) will take on Farleigh Dickson-Florham on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. on the campus of Stevenson University.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer women's lacrosse team was selected to compete in the 2018 Division III ECAC Tournament as announced by the league this afternoon. The Falcons (11-1) will travel to Arlington, VA to take on Marymount University (9-9) on Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m.
Misenheimer, N.C. – The Pfeiffer baseball team (31-7) completed their regular season by winning their 19th game in a row with a 9-2 victory over Piedmont International. The win is the 31st on the year for the Falcons and now they await a possible birth into the ECAC tournament.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Former Associate Head Coach Pete Schoch has been named the 11th head men’s basketball coach in program history. Schoch spent four seasons on the bench for the Falcons and was promoted from assistant coach to associate head coach last summer.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Pfeiffer University has announced the addition of an eSports program beginning in the fall of the 2018-19 academic year. With the addition, Pfeiffer is adding one of the largest growing sports in all of college athletics.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The Pfeiffer softball team (35-5) wrapped up its 2018 regular season with a pair of five-inning sweeps of lowly Piedmont International (1-17) on Wednesday afternoon at Jack Ingram Field.