Athletics News

  • Sherrill and Pennell Earn NFCA All-Region Selections
    May 17, 2018
    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.
  • O'Friel Named Second Team All-ECAC
    May 17, 2018
    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.
  • Siaj Earns National Team Call from Jordan
    May 16, 2018
    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.
  • Garlow Named Second Team All-ECAC; Nelson Earns Honorable Mention
    May 16, 2018
    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 Hosts Annual Keith Crisco Memorial Golf Tournament
    May 16, 2018
    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.
  • Softball Crowned ECAC Champs with Dominant Victory
    May 13, 2018
    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.
  • CHAMPS: Men's Tennis Claims First ECAC Championship in School History
    May 12, 2018
    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.
  • Softball Advances to ECAC Semifinal with Walkoff Win
    May 09, 2018
    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.
  • Women's Lacrosse Falls in ECAC Quarterfinal
    May 09, 2018
    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. 
  • Falcons Earn Top Seed in ECAC Tournament; Will Play FDU-Florham on Wednesday
    May 07, 2018
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Earns No. 1 Seed in ECAC Tournament; Play FDU-Florham on Saturday
    May 07, 2018
    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. 
  • Women's Lacrosse Headed to ECAC Tournament; Take on Marymount in First Round
    May 07, 2018
    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.
  • Falcons Extend Win Streak To 19 Games With 9-2 Victory To End Regular Season
    April 30, 2018
    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.
  • Track and Field Ends Season at Atlantic Independent Championships
    April 30, 2018
    Berea, Ky – The Pfeiffer men’s and women’s team finished their season at the Atlantic Independent Track and Field Championships. Both teams took home 4th place in the two-day event.
  • Schoch Announced as New Men's Basketball Coach
    April 27, 2018
    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.
  • Pfeiffer Announces the Addition of eSports
    April 26, 2018
    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.
  • Softball Sweeps Piedmont International; Finishes Regular Season with 35-5 Record
    April 25, 2018
    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.
  • Currier Steps Down to Take Position at Young Harris
    April 24, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – After eight years as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach at Pfeiffer University, Jeremy Currier has announced he has taken the same position at Young Harris College. Currier is one of four coaches in Pfeiffer men’s basketball history to record 100 career wins with the Falcons.
  • Falcons Take Two Over Covenant To Extend Win Streak to 18 Games
    April 21, 2018
    Lookout Mountain, GA -- The win streak has hit 18 games for the Pfeiffer baseball team (30-7) as they swept a double header against Covenant (13-25) on Saturday. The win marks the 30th on the year for the Falcons as their dominating season continues.
  • Falcons Sweep Meredith in Home Finale
    April 20, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- In their final home games of the regular season, the Pfeiffer softball team (33-5) swept a doubleheader with Meredith (26-17) on Friday evening at Jack Ingram Field. The Falcons wrapped up their 2018 campaign with a 16-2 record at home.
  • Falcons' Win Streak Hits 16 In 18-5 Rout Of Covenant
    April 20, 2018
    Lookout Mountain, GA -- It was another successful day on the diamond for the Pfeiffer baseball team (28-7) as they extended their win streak to 16 games with an 18-5 blowout victory over Covenant (13-23). The Falcons were led by Kirby Lambert, who went 3-4 with 4 runs scored and a homerun.
  • Falcons Double Up St. Andrews; Win Streak Hits 15
    April 18, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- The win streak hit 15 on Wednesday night as the Pfeiffer baseball team (27-7) doubled up the St. Andrews Knights (18-25) 16-8 at Joe Ferebee Field. It was all offense in this one, as the Falcons tallied 14 hits, 5 of which went for extra bases.
  • Softball Splits a Pair With Guilford
    April 18, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Playing for the first time since March 31, the Pfeiffer softball team (31-5) showed some rust in today's split with Guilford (17-17) at Jack Ingram Field. On the warmest day of the season, the Falcons dropped game one 6-3 but rebounded to take game two, 8-2.
  • Holbrooks Wins Fourth Championship of Season at Piedmont College Spring Invitational
    April 16, 2018
    In her final tournament of her career, senior Meghan Holbrooks capped an excellent career and senior season by winning her fourth championship of the campaign. Holbrooks won by three strokes over second-place finisher Peyton Durham by shooting 161 over the two days. In addition to today's championship, Holbrooks has also won the Converse Fall Invite, Mars Hill Spring Invitational and Pfeiffer Invitational.
  • Win Streak Reaches Fourteen As Falcons Down Brevard 13-1
    April 15, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- Make it 14 straight wins for the Pfeiffer baseball team (26-7) as they took down Brevard (6-27) 13-1 on Sunday afternoon at Joe Ferebee Field. The win improves the Falcons’ home record to 16-1 and 6-0 against the Tornadoes this season.
  • Four School Records Fall at Phoenix Invitational
    April 15, 2018
    Elon, N.C. – The Pfeiffer men’s and women’s track team competed at the Phoenix Invitational held on the campus of Elon University. The meet served as the last tune-up before the conference championships in two weeks.
  • Garlow Breaks Goals Record as Falcons Overpower Brevard
    April 14, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- Dwayne Davis' record of 62 goals in a season had stood since 1992 but senior Blade Garlow put his own name atop the record book with a 9-goal outburst in Pfeiffer's (10-3) 23-13 win on Senior Night over Brevard (9-3). Garlow needed just five goals to break the record but shattered by tying his career high with nine tallies to give him 67 for the year.
  • Falcons Take Two Over Brevard On Senior Day
    April 14, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- It was senior day in the Village as the Pfeiffer baseball (25-7) team hosted Brevard (6-26) at Joe Ferebee Field for a double header that would see the Falcons come away victorious in both games. Game one saw Pfeiffer scratch out just enough runs for a 3-2 win, while game two saw them demolish the Tornadoes pitching staff for 15 runs in a rout.
  • Men's Tennis Falters to Averett in Home Finale
    April 10, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- In the final home game of the regular season, the Pfeiffer men's tennis team (12-4) dropped a tough 5-4 decision to Averett (13-5) on Tuesday afternoon at the Knapp Tennis Center. 
  • Pfeiffer's Win Streak Reaches 11 With Double Header Sweep Of N.C. Wesleyan
    April 08, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- It was another great day at Joe Ferebee Field on Sunday as the Pfeiffer baseball team (23-7) swept a double-header against N.C. Wesleyan (19-20). The two wins raise the Falcons win streak to 11 games and completed a three game sweep of the Battling Bishops.
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