The United States men’s national soccer team appeared to have gotten lucky with an easy draw for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
The New York Yankees are at it again. After the team’s worst season in 20 years in 2013, the team's front office made it clear a repeat performance is not in the cards. The Yankees have rebuilt, as we all knew they would.
One sentence in the Heisman Trophy Trust Mission Statement is the reason Florida State University freshman quarterback Jameis Winston and Texas A&M University sophomore quarterback Johnny Manziel won’t win the Heisman Trophy.
With four teams that participated in the 2013 NCAA Tournament on the 2014 Elon University softball schedule, the Phoenix will face an uphill battle trying to rebound from a down year last season. Finishing with a record of 21-31 in 2013 and a 8-14 mark in Southern Conference play, the Phoenix struggled to maintain consistency throughout the season, winning just two weekend series’ in SoCon play and dropping out of the conference tournament in the play-in game against Samford University to end the season. This year, the Phoenix will compete in four weekend tournaments, including two hosted at Hunt Softball Park. Elon opens the season in the Charleston Southern Tournament in Charleston, S.C., Saturday, Feb.
LOS ANGELES — A season ago, the UCLA men’s soccer team was upset in the second round of the NCAA Tournament by unseeded University of San Diego.
Up by one point with 13.7 seconds to go, Metro State University went to the free throw line shooting a 1-and-1 with a chance to go up three one the Elon University men’s basketball team.
LOS ANGELES — Trailing 4-0 against No. 1 UCLA in the second round of the NCAA Tournament as the seconds ticked off the clock, the Elon University men’s soccer team was still fighting to breakup the shutout even with the game well out of reach. In the 88th minute, Elon battled for a corner and while it couldn’t convert and the game ended in the 4-0 shutout, one thing stood out about Elon’s night: there was no quit in the Phoenix. “Quitting is not an option,” said junior forward Jason Waterman.
LOS ANGELES — Clinical. There’s no other word to describe the UCLA men’s soccer team in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Elon University. The Phoenix outshot the Bruins 12-9 in the contest, but UCLA capitalized on its chances where Elon did not, leading to the 4-0 victory for the Bruins at home in Drake Stadium in Los Angeles Sunday, Nov.
LOS ANGELES — Throughout the match, Andrew Wilson, The Pendulum's sports editor, will update this blog as the action happens.
At 9:39 p.m. Eastern Time Thursday, Nov. 21, the Elon University men’s soccer team and fans charged the playing surface at Rudd Field in chase of a shirtless Jason Waterman, a junior forward on the team who scored the game-winning penalty kick for the Phoenix just seconds before against Clemson University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The on-field celebration was all the time allotted for the Phoenix to bask in the team’s first NCAA Tournament victory, a 4-1 penalty kick defeat of the Tigers.
The turnaround is quick. The task is tall. The Elon University men’s soccer team, in just its fourth NCAA Tournament game in school history, takes on the tournament’s overall No.
Jason Waterman is proof that walk-on athletes on college sports teams can succeed. “I came to Elon (University) just a regular student.
In May 2013, Elon University President Leo Lambert and Athletic Director Dave Blank announced Elon would transition to the Colonial Athletic Association starting before the 2014-2015 academic year. If Elon had been a member of the CAA this year, below is how the Phoenix would have compared to the rest of the conference. Elon Men's Soccer The Southern Conference Tournament champions three years running, the men’s soccer team will enter the CAA as what is probably the best equipped Elon athletic team from the fall season.
After winning the Southern Conference Tournament on a goal in double overtime from junior forward Jason Waterman on Sunday against Wofford College, the Elon University men’s soccer team will host Clemson University of the Atlantic Coast Conference Nov.
The Colonial Athletic Association isn’t anything new for Elon University women’s soccer coach Chris Neal who was previously a coach at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.
After dropping both games of the Season NIT Tip-Off North pod Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 18-19, the Elon University men’s team will complete the tournament at home against Metro State University and Georgia State University Monday and Tuesday, Nov.
The Elon University men’s basketball team has found itself on the right side of a few buzzer-beaters in the last few years, but the Phoenix got a dose of their own medicine Tuesday, Nov.
Trailing by as many as 16 points with 13:28 to play Monday, Nov. 18, against the Drexel University Dragons in the 2013 NIT Season Tip-Off in Piscataway, N.J., the Elon University basketball team went on a 17-3 run to pull within two points. The two-point deficit was the closest Elon would ever get to the Dragons, as Elon would never lead in the game and fell 71-64 at the Rutgers Athletic Center on the campus of Rutgers University. After Elon pulled the game within two at 52-50, Drexel went on a 10-2 run to all but down the Phoenix.