Churchill named 2014 Big South Scholar-Athlete of the Year July 17, 2014 Former Campbell softball player Shaela Churchill has been named the 2014 Big South Conference Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Campbell’s first-ever female athlete to capture the conference’s top honor recognizing success both on the field and in the classroom. [read more]
Camel duo named to Big South softball all-decade team June 4, 2014 Former Campbell University standouts Joanne Holliday and Denise Simmons have been named to the Big South Conference softball 1990-99 all-decade team. [read more]
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June 4, 2014 Camel duo named to Big South softball all-decade team Former Campbell University standouts Joanne Holliday and Denise Simmons have been named to the Big South Conference softball 1990-99 all-decade team.
May 16, 2014 Video: Musco Spotlight -- Campbell's Shaela Churchill The Big South Conference, in conjunction with Collegiate Partner Musco Sports Lighting, continues its “Musco Spotlight” women’s student-athlete feature with a profile of Campbell softball player and 2014 Christenberry Award honoree Shaela Churchill.
May 10, 2014 Coastal eliminates Campbell 5-3 in Big South softball semifinal Milly Martinet drove in three, two on her 17th homer of the year, but the Camels came up just short against the regular season champ and host Chanticleers.
May 9, 2014 Campbell eliminates Liberty from Big South Championship 7-0 No. 4 Campbell knocked No. 9 Liberty out of the Big South Championship, 7-0, Friday morning to survive and advance in the tournament with a record of 1-1.
May 9, 2014 Campbell defeats PC 2-1 to reach Big South semifinal Milly Martinet and Olivia Scarborough homered to back up two-hit pitching and Campbell advanced to the semifinal round of the Big South Conference softball championship with a 2-1 victory Friday night over Presbyterian.
May 8, 2014 Winthrop hands Campbell 3-0 loss in Big South Championship Two home runs helped Winthrop take the opening-round game of the Big South Championship 3-0 over Campbell at CCU Softball Field on Thursday afternoon.
May 7, 2014 Campbell faces Winthrop Thursday in Big South tourney Campbell opens up play in the 2014 Big South Conference softball championship Thursday with a 12 p.m. start against Winthrop at the Coastal Carolina University Softball Field.
May 7, 2014 Shaela Churchill to receive Big South's Christenberry Award Churchill, who owns a 4.0 grade-point average, added the George A. Christenberry Award to a long list of honors this spring, including the Big South softball scholar-athlete of the year and CoSIDA Academic all-district recognition.
May 6, 2014 Four Camels earn Big South softball honors Shaela Churchill of Campbell University was named Big South Conference softball scholar-athlete of the year, while Milly Martinet, Courtney Klingler and Katie Baker also earned league post-season honors that were announced Tuesday.
May 4, 2014 CU blanks Bucs 1-0, earns 4th seed in Big South tourney Brittany Bruce’s RBI double in the top of the seventh backed up shutout pitching as Campbell defeated Charleston Southern 1-0 Sunday.
May 3, 2014 Camels and Bucs divide Saturday twin bill Courtney Klingler's 2-run single provided the winning margin in the nightcap as Campbell and Charleston Southern split a doubleheader Saturday.
May 1, 2014 Shaela Churchill named to Academic All-District 3 team For the second-straight year, Shaela Churchill of Campbell University has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District 3 softball team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
May 1, 2014 Softball series at Charleston Southern will start Saturday The Camels and Bucs will play a doubleheader Saturday with the first pitch at 2 p.m., while Sunday's series finale is set to begin at 2 p.m.
April 22, 2014 Softball sweeps doubleheader over UNC Wilmington Erica Johnson hit two home runs in game one, including a walk-off homer, and Katie Baker pitched a shutout in game two to lead Campbell to a doubleheader sweep of in-state rival UNC Wilmington on Tuesday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 22, 2014 Martinet a finalist for NFCA national freshman of the year award Milly Martinet of Campbell University is one of 25 finalists chosen by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association for the inaugural NFCA Division I National Freshman of the Year trophy.
April 21, 2014 Camels close home schedule Tuesday vs. UNCW Five Camel seniors close out their home schedule Tuesday when UNC Wilmington visits Amanda Littlejohn Stadium for a 4 pm doubleheader.
April 19, 2014 Series finale with Presbyterian canceled After persistent rain in the area, Saturday's game against Presbyterian has been canceled.
April 18, 2014 Camels split with Presbyterian; Peterson notches 700th career victory Shaela Churchill and Olivia Scarborough delivered homeruns to salvage a split against Presbyterian in conference action on Friday evening. The win gave Head Coach Drew Peterson his 700th career win.
April 17, 2014 Camels host Presbyterian in final home conference series After falling in each of its last two series 2-1, Campbell takes on Presbyterian this weekend in CU’s final conference matchup at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. Campbell head coach Drew Peterson goes after his 700th career win, needing only one more victory to reach the milestone.
April 15, 2014 Softball DH Tuesday at Appalachian State rained out Campbell’s softball doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday at Appalachian State has been canceled due to rain. The twin bill will not be rescheduled this season.
April 14, 2014 Camels travel to Appalachian State and host PC in Big South finale Campbell travels to take on Appalachian State Tuesday in a midweek doubleheader, then host Presbyterian for the final Big South home series of the season.
April 13, 2014 Camels rally in seventh to defeat Longwood 3-2 Katie Baker pitched a complete game and Campbell rallied for two runs in the top of the seventh inning to defeat Longwood 3-2 Sunday afternoon at Lancer Field.
April 12, 2014 Camels drop pair at Longwood Longwood homered twice in the first game of a doubleheader to defeat Campbell 6-1, while in the second game LU’s Elizabeth McCarthy pitched a five inning no-hitter to lead Longwood to a 8-0 victory over CU.
April 11, 2014 Campbell travels to Longwood for Big South series Campbell continues its six game road trip as it travels to Longwood to take on the Lancers in a three-game Big South weekend series.
April 8, 2014 Camels come up short against South Carolina 2-0 Campbell fell to South Carolina 2-0 in a pitcher’s duel Tuesday afternoon at Beckham Field in Columbia, S.C.
April 7, 2014 Camels travel to South Carolina for midweek game Campbell begins a six game road trip, traveling to South Carolina to take on the Gamecocks Tuesday at 6 p.m.
April 5, 2014 Camels fall in series finale against Winthrop Winthrop defeated Campbell 7-2 in the series deciding game at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium Saturday afternoon.
April 4, 2014 Camels split twinbill with Winthrop Behind a complete game five inning shutout by Courtney Roberts Campbell defeated Winthrop 8-0 in the first game of the twinbill at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 3, 2014 Camels host Winthrop in Big South series Campbell looks to build on its series win over Gardner-Webb as it takes on Winthrop in a three game series at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 2, 2014 Softball announces alumni day for April 5 Campbell will host an alumni day April 5, when the Camels take on Big South opponent Winthrop in a single game Saturday afternoon.
April 2, 2014 North Carolina State edges Campbell 4-2 Renada Davis and Kirsty Grant hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning to lead North Carolina State to a 4-2 victory over Campbell at Dail Softball Park.
April 1, 2014 Softball travels to North Carolina State Campbell continues its four game road trip, traveling to North Carolina State to take on the Wolfpack Wednesday at 6 p.m.
March 31, 2014 Camels defeat Gardner-Webb to take series Courtney Roberts and Katie Baker combined for nine strikeouts to lead Campbell to a 3-1 victory over Gardner-Webb at Varsity Field Monday afternoon.
March 30, 2014 Softball splits doubleheader at Gardner-Webb Campbell fell to Gardner-Webb 2-1 in ten innings in the first game of a doubleheader, while Campbell defeated Gardner-Webb 6-2 in the second game at Varsity Field in Boling Springs, N.C.
March 29, 2014 Softball suspended at Gardner-Webb Due to inclement weather on Saturday games have been halted and will resume, Sunday at 2 p.m. at Gardner-Webb.
March 28, 2014 Softball travels to Gardner-Webb for Big South series Campbell begins a four game road trip as it travels to Boiling Springs, N.C. to take on Gardner-Webb in the second Big South road series of the season.
March 27, 2014 Camels fall to Coastal in series finale Coastal Carolina defeated Campbell 5-0 in the final game of the three game series, Thursday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 26, 2014 Camels split doubleheader with Coastal Coastal defeated Campbell 8-1 in the first game of the doubleheader behind Kiana Quolas four hit pitching performance, while CU took the second game 3-2, powered by a Courtney Klingler two run home run.
March 25, 2014 Camels host Coastal Carolina in Big South series Campbell (19-14, 5-1) takes on Coastal Carolina (20-9, 3-0) in a midweek three game series at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 24, 2014 Softball series against Coastal Carolina postponed a day Due to the threat of inclement weather on Tuesday, the series between Coastal Carolina and Campbell has been postponed until Wednesday.
March 22, 2014 Softball defeats Radford 5-4 to take series Milly Martinet’s three run home run lead Campbell to a 5-4 victory over Radford Saturday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 21, 2014 Camels split doubleheader with Radford Campbell defeated Radford in the first game of a doubleheader 4-2, while Radford took game two 4-3 Friday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 21, 2014 Inside Campbell Sports - 3/20/13 On Inside Campbell Sports we talk to Head Softball Coach Drew Peterson about his undefeated start to Conference play. Plus a look at Wrestler Eloheim Palma as he gets set to Wrestle in the National Tournament.
March 20, 2014 Camels host Radford in Big South home opener Campbell (17-13, 3-0) takes on Radford (6-14, 0-0) in a three game series to open Big South play at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 17, 2014 Softball postponed Tuesday at Appalachian State Due to inclement weather the doubleheader between Campbell and Appalachian State Tuesday, March 18 has been postponed.
March 17, 2014 Martinet named Big South Player of the Week Freshman outfielder Milly Martinet was named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Softball Player of the Week after posting five home runs.
March 15, 2014 Softball defeats Liberty to sweep series Campbell homered three times in an 8-4 victory over Liberty, Saturday to sweep a three game series.
March 14, 2014 Softball sweeps doubleheader over Liberty Campbell powered a total of five home runs to defeat Liberty 9-8, 5-2 in doubleheader action Friday at Liberty Softball Field.
March 13, 2014 Softball opens Big South play at Liberty Campbell begins league action as it travels to Lynchburg to take on Liberty in a three-game set this weekend.
March 12, 2014 Syracuse downs Campbell 7-6 Corinne Ozanne homered twice for Syracuse, to lead the Orange to a 7-6 victory over Campbell Wednesday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 11, 2014 Campbell defeats North Carolina 9-3 Milly Martinet and Courtney Klingler combined for three homeruns to lead Campbell to a 9-3 victory over North Carolina Tuesday at Williams Field.
March 10, 2014 Softball faces North Carolina and Syracuse Campbell takes on two ACC opponents this week in North Carolina and Syracuse.
March 8, 2014 Softball drops final two games of Tennessee Invitational Brooke Red pitched six innings of one-hit softball to lead Georgia Southern to a 9-0 victory over Campbell at the Tennessee Invitational.
March 7, 2014 No. 2 Tennessee clips Campbell 1-0 Ellen Renfroe pitched a seven inning shutout to lead Tennessee to a 1-0 victory over Campbell, Friday in the Tennessee Invitational.
March 6, 2014 Western Kentucky tops Campbell 2-1 Emily Rousseau pitched seven innings allowing one earned run to lead Western Kentucky to a 2-1 victory over Campbell, Friday in the Tennessee Invitational.
March 5, 2014 Softball travels to Tennessee Invitational Campbell looks to extend its four game win streak as it travels to Knoxville, Tenn. to participate in the Tennessee Invitational hosted by the University of Tennessee.
March 3, 2014 Roberts named Big South co-pitcher of the week Sophomore pitcher Courtney Roberts was named Crons Brand co-pitcher of the week along with Kiana Quolas of Coastal Carolina.
March 2, 2014 Roberts' no-hitter leads Campbell past Villanova Sophomore pitcher Courtney Roberts pitched a no-hitter, while Milly Martinet and Brittany Bruce added home runs to lead Campbell to a 3-0 victory over Villanova Sunday afternoon.
March 1, 2014 Softball defeats St. Bonaventure in six innings Campbell homered three times to defeat St. Bonaventure, (10-1) in six innings Saturday at the USF UnderArmour Invitational.
March 1, 2014 Campbell edges Oakland in extra innings Katie Baker struck out 11 in a 5-4, eight inning victory over Oakland Saturday at the USF UnderArmour Invitational.
February 28, 2014 Campbell splits opening games at Invitational Campbell bounced back to defeat Quinnipiac 10-6, after falling to Central Connecticut state, 4-0, in the first game of the USF Invitational.
February 27, 2014 Softball travels to USF UnderArmour Invitational Campbell softball heads to Clearwater, Fla. to play in the UnderArmour Invitational hosted by University of South Florida.
February 25, 2014 Softball defeats N.C. Central in doubleheader Campbell scored a combined 19 runs to sweep a doubleheader from North Carolina Central Tuesday at Amanda Littlejohn stadium.
February 24, 2014 Softball hosts North Carolina Central for midweek doubleheader Campbell takes on North Carolina Central on Tuesday at 5 p.m.
February 23, 2014 Softball drops 3-1 contest against Chattanooga Katie Henderson and Taylor Deason of Chattanooga combined for a one-hitter to defeat Campbell 3-1 in the final game Sunday of the Frost Classic of Chattanooga.
February 22, 2014 Campbell falls to Tenn. Tech and Austin Peay in extra-inning games Campbell fell to Tennessee Tech (6-5) in nine innings and to Austin Peay (8-7) in eight innings on Saturday in the Chattanooga Frost Classic.
February 21, 2014 Softball sweeps the day earning Peterson his 400th win Campbell scores six runs in both games to defeat Tulsa (6-1) and Middle Tennessee (6-3) Friday in the Chattanooga Frost Classic.
February 20, 2014 Softball travels to Frost Classic Campbell softball travels to Chattanooga, Tenn. to participate in the Frost Classic Tournament.
February 19, 2014 Campbell defeats Elon 9-2 in mid-week matchup Katie Baker struck out nine and Milly Martinet belted a three-run home run to lead Campbell to a 9-2 victory over Elon, Wednesday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
February 18, 2014 Softball takes on Elon Wednesday Campbell Softball (4-4) returns to Amanda Littlejohn Stadium to take on Elon (5-2-1) at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
February 15, 2014 Campbell defeats Elon 3-0 in third game of Hatter Invite Freshman Katie Baker pitched a seven inning shutout to lead the Camels to victory against Elon in the Hatter Invitational Saturday morning.
February 15, 2014 Campbell defeats Stetson 5-3 scoring five in the seventh Campbell exploded for a five run seventh inning and closed out the Hatter Invitational with 5-3 win over Stetson Saturday afternoon.
February 14, 2014 Stetson defeats Campbell 7-1 in extra innings Stetson six run eigth inning propelled it to victory over Campbell Friday in the Hatter Invitational.
February 14, 2014 Campbell falls to Bethune-Cookman 3-2 in Hatter Invite opener Bailey Connor and Shamaria Engram homered in the bottom of the sixth inning to lead Bethune-Cookman to a 3-2 victory over Campbell Friday morning.
February 13, 2014 Softball travels to Hatter Invitational Campbell softball travels to Deland, Fla. to participate in the Hatter Invitational.
February 11, 2014 Softball Tuesday at North Carolina postponed Due to inclement weather on Tuesday, the game between Campbell and North Carolina has been postponed.
February 10, 2014 Softball takes on North Carolina in Chapel Hill Campbell (2-2) travels to Chapel Hill on Tuesday to take on North Carolina (1-3).
February 9, 2014 Softball defeats Seton Hall 11-2 in Hampton Inn Invite finale Campbell exploded for an eight run fourth inning and closed out the Hampton Inn Invitational with 11-2 win over Seton Hall Sunday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
February 8, 2014 Softball falls to IPFW 5-0 Miranda Kramer’s one hit shutout led IPFW to a 5-0 win over Campbell in Hampton Inn Invitational action Saturday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
February 7, 2014 Softball splits on day one of Hampton Inn Invite Courtney Roberts’ three-hit shutout led Campbell to a 3-0 victory to open the 2014 softball season Friday in the Hampton Inn of Dunn Invitational.
February 6, 2014 Campbell opens season Friday with Hampton Inn Invite Campbell opens the season Friday, in the annual Hampton Inn of Dunn Invitational. The 2014 tournament field includes IPFW, Massachusetts Lowell Seton Hall and Valparaiso.
February 6, 2014 Inside Campbell Sports - 2/6/14 On Inside Campbell Sports, Softball Head Coach Drew Peterson previews the Camel's season, plus a wrap up of the wonderful weekend of winning in Buies Creek.
January 31, 2014 2014 Softball Media Guide now available View the 2014 Softball Media Guide in interactive and PDF formats.
January 27, 2014 Campbell picked second in Big South Preseason Coaches’ Poll Campbell was selected to finish second in the Big South preseason coaches poll as announced by the conference office on Monday
January 13, 2014 Softball begins spring preparations After a week of individual workouts, Campbell held its first team practice on Monday afternoon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium in preparation for the upcoming season.
January 10, 2014 Softball Camp Update Due to inclement weather, the Campbell Softball Winter Clinic will be held indoors on Saturday January 11, 2014.
January 10, 2014 Bradley elevated to associate head softball coach The 2013 Big South Coach of the Year Drew Peterson announced on Friday the promotion of Todd Bradley to associate head coach at Campbell.
November 25, 2013 Softball releases 2014 schedule Campbell head coach Drew Peterson announced the 2014 slate for the Camels on Monday afternoon.
November 21, 2013 Five softball players sign to play in 2014-15 Campbell head softball coach Drew Peterson announced the 2013 early softball signing class on Thursday.
October 7, 2013 Five Camels named NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete Brittany Arnn, Sarah Forgacs, Shaela Churchill, Katie Andrews and Kailey Farmer were announced as National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-American Scholar-Athletes on Monday.
October 4, 2013 Softball takes doubleheader against Mount Olive Campbell wrapped up its fall schedule on Friday night with a pair of victories, 8-2 and 4-0, against Mount Olive College at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
October 3, 2013 Softball wraps up fall slate Friday vs. Mount Olive Campbell hosts Mount Olive College on Friday in a doubleheader at 5 p.m. at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium to complete the team’s fall schedule.
September 30, 2013 Softball splits at N.C. Cardinals Showcas Campbell tossed a combined no-hitter by newcomers freshman Katie Baker (Hickory, N.C.) and sophomore Morgan Eisenga (Escalon, Calif.) in a 6-1 win against UNCG.
September 26, 2013 Softball Heads to N.C. Cardinals College Showcase on Saturday Campbell faces its toughest challenge of the fall slate on Saturday with a noon doubleheader against North Carolina State and UNC Greensboro at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex.
September 18, 2013 Softball battles Pitt C.C. on Friday Campbell continues its fall slate on Friday against Pitt Community College with a doubleheader on Friday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium beginning at 5 p.m.
September 13, 2013 Camels sweep Louisburg in doubleheader Campbell started its fall schedule on Friday night with a pair of victories, 11-2 and 21-5, against Louisburg Community College at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
September 12, 2013 Softball releases 2013 fall schedule Campbell head coach Drew Peterson announced on Thursday the 2013 softball fall slate.
July 31, 2013 Softball Notches 13 Players on Big South Honor Roll The Big South Presidential Honor Roll was announced on Wednesday with 13 Campbell softball players making the list.
July 29, 2013 Softball Summer 2013 Alumni Letter Softball set to host a spring alumni event and coach Peterson recps the 2013 campaign.
July 19, 2013 Softball wraps up successful camp Over the past week, the Campbell softball program welcomed over 175 players to its annual summer camp at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
July 10, 2013 Softball Camps: Fun, Learning and Opportunity The Campbell softball program hosts its annual summer camp at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium set to start on July 14 and run through July 17.
July 1, 2013 Annual Softball Team Awards Released Head coach Drew Peterson announced the Campbell softball team awards on Monday with sophomore outfielder Stephanie Jones (Black Mountain, N.C.) garnering MVP honors.
June 27, 2013 Softball earns five NCCSIA All-State honors Campbell had three all-state softball first team selections in Courtney Roberts, Ericka Nesbitt and Raven Lee along with the pair of Courtney Klingler and Stephanie Jones.
June 5, 2013 Softball Summer Camp Set for July 14-18 The Campbell softball program has registration open for summer camp that run from July 14-17 at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. The Super Skills Camp is for third through seventh graders, while the Prospect Competition Camp is for eight through 12th graders.
May 15, 2013 Softball Adds Pitcher Eisenga for 2013-14 Season Campbell Head Coach Drew Peterson announced on Wednesday that East Carolina-transfer Morgan Eisenga (Escalon, Calif.) will be joining the softball team for the 2013-14 campaign.
May 11, 2013 Softball Ends 39-Win Season with 8-6 Loss to Longwood Longwood’s Emily Murphy connected on three home runs and totaled five RBI to aid the Lancers to an 8-6 victory over Campbell at the Big South Championship in Rock Hill, S.C.
May 11, 2013 Softball Falls 5-1 against Longwood No. 6 Longwood scored the first three runs and defeated No. 2 Campbell, 5-1, on Saturday morning at Terry Field in the Big South Championship.
May 10, 2013 Softball Comes from Behind to Defeat Liberty, 4-3 Campbell plated three runs on two hits in the sixth to erase a 3-1 deficit on the way to a 4-3 triumph over No. 6 Liberty.
May 9, 2013 Softball Begins Big South Championships on Thursday ampbell enters the Big South Championships at Terry Field in Rock Hill, S.C. as the No. 2 seed and opens the event against No. 7 Gardner-Webb at 5 p.m. on Thursday.
May 9, 2013 Campbell Tops Gardner-Webb, 4-3 A pair of homers by junior second baseman Shaela Churchill (Winterville, S.C.) and Big South Freshman of the Year catcher Courtney Klingler (Alvin, Texas) aided No. 2 Campbell to a 4-3 victory over No. 7 Gardner-Webb on Thursday evening at the Big South Championship at Terry Field.
May 8, 2013 Klingler, Peterson Lead Seven Big South Softball Selections Catcher Courtney Klingler (Alvin, Texas) was tabbed as Big South Freshman of the Year and Drew Peterson took the league’s coach of the year honors on Wednesday night at the Big South Softball Awards Banquet in Rock Hill, S.C.
May 5, 2013 Softball Earns No. 2 Seed in Big South Championships Following a doubleheader split on May 4 against Longwood, Campbell knew it would be the No. 2 seed in the Big South Softball Championships presented by Musco Lighting and will open the event on Thursday against Gardner-Webb at 5 p.m.
May 5, 2013 Softball Falters on Senior Day vs. Longwood Longwood came out quickly by scoring six runs in the first two innings, capped by a Megan Baltzell grand slam, and took the series from Campbell with a 7-2 victory on Sunday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
May 4, 2013 Softball Series Opener vs. Longwood Set for ESPN3 Campbell hosts Longwood in the final Big South series of the season with game one of the Saturday doubleheader being broadcasted on ESPN3 beginning at 4 p.m.
May 4, 2013 Softball Splits with Longwood; Klingler with Walkoff HR in Game One Freshman Courtney Klingler (Alvin, Texas) powered Campbell to a game one win in an ESPN3 broadcast with a two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh to notch a 7-6 come-from-behind victory on Saturday evening at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
May 2, 2013 Churchill Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team Junior second baseman Shaela Churchill (Winterville, N.C.) was selected to the Capital One Academic All-District 3 team on Thursday as voted upon members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (COSIDA).
April 30, 2013 CSM Names Lee Big South Player of the Week Junior Raven Lee (Battleboro, N.C.) was acknowledged for her performances from April 22-28 by being honored as College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week.
April 29, 2013 Lee Earns Second Big South Weekly Honor Junior first baseman Raven Lee (Battleboro, N.C.) was honored for the second time this season as the Big South Choice Hotels Player of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday.
April 25, 2013 Softball Splits at Hampton, 3-4, 9-4 Campbell bounced back with a 9-4 win in game two after Hampton scored two in the seventh to take the first, 4-3, on Thursday afternoon at the Hampton Softball Stadium.
April 23, 2013 Softball Travels to UNCW, Hampton for Midweek Doubleheaders Campbell finishes its non-conference schedule with a pair of doubleheaders at UNC Wilmington on Tuesday and at Hampton on Thursday.
April 23, 2013 Softball Registers Two Wins at UNCW Campbell posted a 9-3 win in game one at UNC Wilmington before notching a 5-3 victory in the night cap of the twin bill at Boseman Field. Sophomore shortstop Ericka Nesbitt (Salisbury, N.C.) registered a pair of multi-hit games for the Camels.
April 21, 2013 Softball Scores 11-Straight Runs to Sweep Radford, 11-4 After Radford held a 4-0 lead following three innings, Campbell struck for four runs in the fourth and added seven unanswered runs over the final three frames to post an 11-4 victory on Saturday at the RU Softball Field.
April 20, 2013 Softball Heads to Radford for Rain-Altered Series Inclement weather forecasted for the Radford, Va., area on Friday has altered the series for Campbell. The Camels and Highlanders will play a doubleheader on Saturday at 2 p.m. before the finale of the series set for 1 p.m. on Sunday.
April 20, 2013 Campbell Sweeps Doubleheader at Radford After trailing 4-0 in the first of game one, Campbell bounced back to take 9-8 victory in 11 innings at Radford as the teams traded the lead four times.
April 16, 2013 Softball Shuts Out Winthrop in Doubleheader Freshman Courtney Roberts (Simpsonville, S.C.) and sophomore Julia Callicutt (Asheboro, N.C.) combined four 12 strikeouts in 6-0 and 2-0 shutouts at Winthrop on Tuesday evening at Terry Field.
April 15, 2013 Softball Begins Road Trip at Winthrop on Tuesday Campbell opens a 10-game road trip on Tuesday with a doubleheader at Winthrop beginning at 4 p.m. at Terry Field.
April 15, 2013 Bruce Honored as College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week Sophomore third baseman Brittany Bruce (Lumberton, N.C.) was recognized on Monday by College Sports Madness as the Big South Player of the Week.
April 13, 2013 Late-Inning Rally Lifts Softball over CSU, 8-5 Charleston Southern jumped out to a 4-0 lead entering the bottom of the fifth, but the Campbell offense came alive with eight runs in its final two at bats to take the Big South series with an 8-5 triumph on Saturday afternoon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 12, 2013 Softball Welcomes Charleston Southern for Weekend Series Campbell hosts Charleston Southern beginning on Friday at 4 p.m. at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. The finale of the series at noon on Saturday will conclude a stretch with 22 of 28 games at home.
April 12, 2013 Softball Earns Split against Charleston Southern After Charleston Southern held on for a 5-4 game-one win, Campbell exploded for an eight-run fifth on its way to a 10-4 victory in the night cap on Friday evening at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 10, 2013 Softball Holds "Strikeout Cancer Day" on Wednesday Campbell hosts North Carolina State on Wednesday with a doubleheader slated for 4 p.m. at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 10, 2013 N.C. State Takes Doubleheader from Softball Behind the big bat of Caitlin Den who blasted four homers and nine RBI, North Carolina State registered 8-0 five-inning and 7-5 wins over Campbell on Wednesday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 6, 2013 Softball Grabs 5-4 Road Win at Presbyterian Campbell held on with Presbyterian College threatening in the bottom of the seventh to notch a 5-4 victory on Friday evening at the PC Softball Complex.
April 6, 2013 Softball Wins Series at Presbyterian Campbell clinched the series at Presbyterian with a 9-4 victory in the finale after falling 6-2 in game one at the Presbyterian Softball Complex.
April 5, 2013 Softball Travels to Presbyterian for Big South Series With rain forecasted for Friday morning, a new schedule has been set for the three-game set between Campbell and Presbyterian as the opener will be a single contest played at 5 p.m. on Friday at the Presbyterian Softball Complex. The teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at noon.
April 3, 2013 Forgacs’ Home Run Lifts Softball over Winthrop Senior right fielder Sarah Forgacs (Cary, N.C.) belted a three-run homer in the fourth to aid Campbell to a 3-1 win against Winthrop on Wednesday evening at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 2, 2013 Softball Ends Extended Homestand vs. Winthrop Campbell finishes up a stretch with 17 of 20 games played at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium on Wednesday against Winthrop. The first pitch is slated for 6 p.m.
April 1, 2013 Roberts Selected as Big South Pitcher of the Week After posting a 3-1 mark in the circle for Campbell, freshman Courtney Roberts (Simpsonville, S.C.) was honored as the Big South The Crons Brand Pitcher of the Week on Monday as announced by the league office.
March 30, 2013 Softball Clinches Sweep of Liberty, 5-2 A pair of two-RBI doubles by sophomore third baseman Brittany Bruce (Lumberton, N.C.) and junior designated player Olivia Scarborough (Buies Creek, N.C.) helped Campbell to a 5-2 win over Liberty on Saturday afternoon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 29, 2013 Softball Takes Pair of 4-3 Home Wins vs. Liberty Junior second baseman Amanda Daw (Pantego, N.C.) picked up her first hit with the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh in game two to secure a walk-off 4-3 win for Campbell over Liberty.
March 28, 2013 Softball Battles Liberty in Home Series Campbell continues a seven-game homestand with a three-game set against Liberty beginning on Friday with a 4 p.m. doubleheader. The finale between the Camels and Flames is set for noon on Saturday.
March 27, 2013 Campbell Drops 3-0 Contest to North Carolina A capacity crowd of 390 fans at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium witnessed Campbell go toe-to-toe against North Carolina on Wednesday evening with the difference being three first-inning runs for the Tar Heels.
March 26, 2013 Softball Faces North Carolina on Wednesday BUIES CREEK, N.C. - A seven-game homestand for Campbell continues on Wednesday night as North Carolina comes to Amanda Littlejohn Stadium at 6 p.m. The Camels are 14-2 at home this season and free Yowie Towels will be given away.
March 25, 2013 Softball Welcomes N.C. Central on Monday Campbell opens a seven-game homestand against North Carolina Central on Monday in a doubleheader at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium that is set to begin at 4 p.m.
March 25, 2013 Softball Blasts Seven Homers in a Pair Wins over N.C. Central Junior first baseman Raven Lee (Battleboro, N.C.) connected on three home runs and nine RBI in a doubleheader sweep of N.C. Central, 14-2 in five innings and 7-1, on Monday evening at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 23, 2013 Softball Falls in Walk-Off at Coastal Carolina Jessie Winans sent a 1-0 pitch over the fence in left during the bottom of the seventh to propel Coastal Carolina to a walk-off win against Campbell, 6-4, on Saturday at Carolina Forest High School.
March 23, 2013 Softball at Coastal Pushed back to 7 p.m. Rain has forced the start time between Campbell and Coastal Carolina to be postponed to 7 p.m. on Saturday. The finale of the series is set to be played at Carolina Forest High School.
March 22, 2013 Softball Earns Split at Coastal Carolina Freshman pitcher Courtney Roberts (Simpsonville, S.C.) tossed a complete-game three-hitter to lift Campbell to a 2-1 win in game two at Coastal Carolina on Friday at Carolina Forest High School.
March 21, 2013 Softball Battles at Coastal Carolina Campbell resumes Big South action at Coastal Carolina on Friday with a doubleheader at 2 p.m. The Camels play the finale of the three-game series against the Chanticleers on Saturday with the first pitch slated for 1 p.m.
March 19, 2013 Camels Late Rally against South Carolina Falls Short, 2-1 Singles by sophomores third baseman Brittany Bruce (Lumberton, N.C.) and second baseman Shaela Churchill (Winterville, N.C.) placed the potential game-winning run at second base with two outs in the bottom of the seventh, but South Carolina was able to escape Amanda Littlejohn Stadium with a 2-1 victory on Tuesday evening on a hard grounder picked up by the first baseman.
March 18, 2013 Softball Welcomes South Carolina on Tuesday Following a sweep of Gardner-Webb to open the Big South slate, Campbell faces South Carolina on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 18, 2013 Camels Sweep Big South Softball Awards for Second Time Campbell began the Big South slate with a sweep of Gardner-Webb and on Monday the league office announced that freshman catcher Courtney Klingler (Alvin, Texas) and senior Brittany Arnn were selected as Big South Choice Hotels Player and The Crons Brand Pitcher of the Week, respectively.
March 16, 2013 Softball Completes Series Sweep of Gardner-Webb For the second-straight game, sophomore shortstop Ericka Nesbitt (Salisbury, N.C.) registered a walk-off hit, this time a two-RBI single in the fifth, to secure the 9-1 five-inning victory against Gardner-Webb on Saturday afternoon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 15, 2013 Five Home Runs Spark Camels Sweep of Gardner-Webb Sophomore shortstop Ericka Nesbitt completed a doubleheader sweep with a grand slam to right in the bottom of the fifth to lift Campbell, 11-3, against Gardner-Webb in game two.
March 14, 2013 Softball Opens Big South Play against Gardner-Webb Campbell begins league action at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium by hosting Gardner-Webb in a three-game set this weekend
March 13, 2013 Softball Clinches Mid-Week Sweep of Charlotte Campbell notched the sweep of Charlotte with a 3-1 victory in game two after junior designated player Olivia Scarborough (Buies Creek, N.C.) hit a walk-off home run with one out in the bottom of the seventh to lift Campbell, 6-5, in the first contest on Wednesday afternoon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
March 12, 2013 Softball Welcomes Charlotte for Doubleheader on Wednesday Campbell continues a 10-game homestand on Wednesday with a doubleheader beginning at 4 p.m. against Charlotte.
March 9, 2013 Softball Splits on Second Day of the Camel Stampede The Campbell softball team defeated Drexel 4-0 to begin Saturday at the Hampton Inn Camel Stampede Tournament, but Morehead State was able to knock off the hosts, 1-0.
March 8, 2013 2013 Hampton Inn Camel Stampede Tournament 2013 Hampton Inn Camel Stampede Tournament
March 8, 2013 Softball Sweeps NKU, NSU to Begin Camel Stampede The Campbell softball team notched two victories to open the Hampton Inn Camel Stampede on Friday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium by downing Northern Kentucky, 6-4, and Norfolk State, 6-2.
March 7, 2013 Softball Starts Hampton Inn Camel Stampede on Friday The Campbell softball team returns to Amanda Littlejohn Stadium on Friday for a doubleheader beginning at 3 p.m. against Northern Kentucky and Norfolk State as apart of the 2013 Hampton Inn Camel Stampede.
March 4, 2013 Jones Named Big South Softball Player of the Week Sophomore outfielder Stephanie Jones (Black Mountain, N.C.) posted a .684 batting avg. and 1.158 slugging pct. for the Campbell softball team at the Bank of Hawaii Invitational and was selected as Big South Player of the Week on Monday.
March 3, 2013 Softball Finishes Third at Bank of Hawaii Invitational The Campbell softball team split on Sunday, the final day of the Bank of Hawaii Invitational, with a 3-2 victory over Memphis in the third-place game and an 8-5 loss to Western Kentucky at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.
March 2, 2013 Softball Swept on Second Day of Hawaii Invitational The Campbell softball team fell on Saturday to Western Kentucky, 8-1, and No. 20 Hawaii, 8-5, at the Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium in the Bank of Hawaii Invitational.
March 1, 2013 Softball Downed by Memphis, 6-4 The Campbell softball team was unable to come back in its final at bat after Memphis retook the lead 6-4 following a two-run sixth to open the Bank of Hawaii Invitational on Friday afternoon
February 28, 2013 Softball Travels to Aloha State for Bank of Hawaii Invitational The Campbell softball team starts a once-in-a-lifetime spring break trip with the five-game Bank of Hawaii Invitational beginning on Friday at 8:30 p.m. Eastern against Memphis.
February 25, 2013 Softball at N.C. Central Cancelled The Campbell softball team’s contest at N.C. Central on Tuesday has been cancelled with inclement weather forecasted for the area. A makeup date will be announced in the future.
February 24, 2013 Softball Drops 4-3 Contest to Bowling Green The Campbell softball team fell 4-3 to Bowling Green on the final day of the Kennesaw State Phyllis Rafter Memorial Tournament at Bailey Park.
February 23, 2013 Softball Knocks Off Youngstown State, 9-7 The Campbell softball team started the Kennesaw State Phyllis Rafter Memorial Tournament with a 9-7 victory against Youngstown State on Saturday afternoon.
February 21, 2013 Softball Scheduled for Three Games at Kennesaw State Due to forecasted rain for Friday, the Campbell softball team will be playing a revised schedule at the Kennesaw State Phyllis Rafter Memorial Tournament beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday against Youngstown State.
February 20, 2013 Softball Faces Elon on Wednesday Due to the threat of rain on Tuesday, the Campbell softball team has rescheduled its contest at Elon for Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
February 20, 2013 Bruce, Lee Lift Softball Over Elon, 7-5 The Campbell softball team spoiled the opening of Elon's new stadium, Hunt Softball Park, with a 7-5 victory on Wednesday night.
February 19, 2013 Jones Selected College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week For the second week in a row, the Campbell softball team received a weekly honor from College Sports Madness as sophomore center fielder Stephanie Jones (Black Mountain, N.C.) was acknowledged as Big South Player of the Week.
February 17, 2013 Eight-Run Sixth Leads Softball over MTSU, 11-6 The Campbell softball team needed some late-inning magic and scored eight runs on seven hits during the sixth to secure a come-from-behind victory against Middle Tennessee, 11-6.
February 16, 2013 Scarborough Homers in Softball’s 6-2 loss to Northwestern The Campbell softball team softball team scored two runs on three hits, but was unable to solve Northwestern pitcher Amy Letourneau, who registered 15 strikeouts, in a 6-2 loss on Saturday afternoon at Jack Turner Stadium in the Georgia Classic.
February 15, 2013 Softball Falls to No. 13 Georgia After the Campbell softball team picked up a 10-2 win over Middle Tennessee this morning, the Camels dropped their second game on Friday to host No. 13 Georgia, 11-0, in five innings at Jack Turner Stadium.
February 15, 2013 Softball Off to Best Start in History after Topping MTSU, 10-2 The Campbell softball team has opened the season at 5-0, the best start in the program’s 26-year history, after claiming a 10-2 six-inning victory over Middle Tennessee on Friday morning at Jack Turner Stadium in the Georgia Softball Classic.
February 14, 2013 Softball Competes at the Georgia Classic The Campbell softball team begins play at the Georgia Softball Classic on Friday with games scheduled against Middle Tennessee at 10 a.m. and No. 13/14 Georgia at 3 p.m.
February 13, 2013 Callicutt Tabbed College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week Sophomore pitcher Julia Callicutt (Asheboro, N.C.) notched her second weekly honor following a 4-0 start for the Campbell softball team as the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week.
February 11, 2013 Callicutt, Lee Sweep Big South Softball Honors Junior first baseman Raven Lee and sophomore pitcher Julia Callicutt were selected as Big South Choice Hotels Player and The Crons Brand Pitcher of the Week, respectively.
February 9, 2013 Softball Sweeps Hampton Inn Invite Campbell completed a 4-0 sweep of the Hampton Inn of Dunn Invitational Saturday with 11-1 (5 innings) and 7-6 (8 innings) wins over George Washington and Seton Hall Saturday at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
February 8, 2013 2013 Campbell / Hampton Inn Invitational 2013 Campbell / Hampton Inn Invitational
February 8, 2013 Softball Downs Virginia 8-0 in Opener Campbell used home runs from Sarah Forgacs, Raven Lee and Stephanie Jones to down visiting Virginia 8-0 in five innings Friday at the CU Hampton Inn of Dunn Invitational at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
February 8, 2013 Calicutt, Lee Lead Campbell Past Bonnies 9-0 Sophomore pitcher Julia Calicutt threw a no-hitter and junior infielder Raven Lee blasted two home runs in Campbell’s five-inning 9-0 win over St. Bonaventure in the Camel’s second game of the Hampton Inn Invitational Friday.
February 6, 2013 Softball Season Outlook Part Two - Pitchers and Catchers The Campbell softball team begins the 2013 season on Friday and the breakdown of the team by GoCamels.com continues on Wednesday with a look at the pitchers and catchers.
February 6, 2013 Softball Season Outlook Part Three - Infielders On Friday the Campbell softball team begins its season, GoCamels.com completes a comprehensive outlook on the team on Thursday with a breakdown of the infielders.
February 5, 2013 Softball Season Outlook Part One The Campbell softball season is quickly approaching and GoCamels.com begins its position-by-position breakdown of the team on Tuesday with a season overview and a look at the coaching staff and the outfielders.
January 28, 2013 Softball Tabbed Third in Big South Preseason Poll The Campbell softball team was selected to finish third in the Big South Preseason Coaches’ Poll as announced by the conference office on Monday.
January 14, 2013 Softball Begins Preparations for 2013 Campaign The Campbell softball team opened spring practice on Monday in preparation for the 2013 season. It was the first team practice of the spring and the weather cooperated with the temperatures in the 70’s this afternoon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
January 9, 2013 New Additions for 2013 Softball Season Campbell softball head coach Drew Peterson is excited to announce the completion of improvements at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
January 7, 2013 Four Camels Named to College Sports Madness Big South Preseason Teams The Campbell softball team was honored on Monday with four players named to CollegeSportsMadness.com Big South Preseason teams.
December 7, 2012 Campbell Softball Releases 2013 Slate Campbell softball head coach Drew Peterson announced the Camels 2013 schedule on Friday, featuring 25 games at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
November 21, 2012 Softball Inks Five During Early Signing Period Campbell softball head coach Drew Peterson announced on Wednesday that Jessica Anderson (Clearwater, Fla.), Katie Baker (Hickory, N.C.), Bailey Bjorson (Charlotte, N.C.), Lauren Miller (Zebulon, N.C.) and Milly Martinet (Loma Linda, Calif.) have signed National Letters of Intent. The five players will begin their Campbell career in the fall of 2013.
October 10, 2012 Softball Announces Two Winter Clinics The Campbell softball program announced dates for two clinics this winter at Amanda Little John Stadium. Both are instructional clinics on either hitting or pitching with dates of Nov. 10 and Jan 12 and more information can be viewed via the fliers linked above.
October 1, 2012 Softball Picks Up Two Victories Over Pitt C.C. The Campbell softball team wrapped up its home fall schedule on Sept. 29 with a pair of victories, 19-6 and 9-0, against Pitt Community College at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. The offense totaled 30 hits during the doubleheader.
September 30, 2012 Monday Clinic on Oct. 1 is Cancelled BUIES CREEK, N.C. - The Campbell softball program announced on Oct. 1 that its Monday clinic has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Any further questions should be directed to assistant coach Brittany Lee at (910) 893-1398.
September 27, 2012 Camels Wrap Up Fall Home Schedule with Pitt C.C. The Campbell softball team returns to Amanda Littlejohn Stadium on Friday with a doubleheader against Pitt Community College scheduled for 5 p.m.
September 24, 2012 Camels Notch Two Wins over Mount Olive The Campbell softball team played Mount Olive College on Sept. 22 and took both games by scores of 13-3 and 9-2 at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
September 21, 2012 Camels Continue Fall Ball on Saturday Hosting Mount Olive The Campbell softball team continues its fall schedule on Saturday with a doubleheader against Mount Olive College on Saturday at noon at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
September 17, 2012 Offensive Firepower leads Camels over Louisburg The Campbell softball team opened the fall campaign with a doubleheader sweep, 16-1 and 21-0, over Louisburg College on Sept. 15 at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. The offense was the story as the team tallied 36 hits including 12 extra-base knocks and five home runs.
September 13, 2012 Softball Releases 2012 Fall Schedule Campbell softball head coach Drew Peterson released on Thursday the program's 2012 fall schedule. It includes three home dates at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium along with a finale at East Carolina.
September 12, 2012 Softball Announces Series of Monday Clinics The Campbell softball program announced the dates of three upcoming clinics on Thursday. Each clinic will occur on Mondays starting on Sept. 17.
September 3, 2012 Lee Named Campbell Softball Assistant Coach Campbell head softball coach Drew Peterson announced on Tuesday the addition of Brittany Stanley Lee as an assistant coach. Lee will be responsible for training the pitching staff for the Camels.
August 22, 2012 Softball Receives Big South Sportsmanship Award Campbell has been selected as the Big South Conference's Team Sportsmanship Award winner for softball, announced by the league office.
August 6, 2012 Exterior Wall At Softball Is Finished The exterior wall outside the new chairback seats and press box was finished over the weekend at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium/Eakes Athletic Complex. The bricked wall is part of the second phase of the project and covers the entire grandstand area on the outside of the facility. Click on the attached photo gallery to see the completed exterior wall project.
July 27, 2012 Softball To Host Hitting Clinic Campbell's softball team will host a one-day hitting clinic on Friday, Aug. 3, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
July 27, 2012 Exterior Wall Nears Completion At Amanda Littlejohn Stadium The exterior wall outside the new chairback seats and press box neared completion as work continued at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium/Eakes Athletic Complex on Friday, July 27. The bricked wall is part of the second phase of the project and will cover the entire grandstand area on the outside of the facility. Click on the attached photo gallery to see the progress of the project.
July 24, 2012 Softball Stadium Construction Continues The exterior wall outside the new chairback seats and press box began to be built at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium/Eakes Athletic Complex on Monday, July 23. The bricked wall is part of the second phase of the project and will cover the entire grandstand area on the outside of the facility. Click on the attached photo gallery to see the progress of the project.
June 18, 2012 Softball’s Ericka Nesbitt and Taylor McGee Named To The 2012 North Carolina All-State University Softball Team Campbell softball team members Ericka Nesbitt and Taylor McGee were named to the 2012 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) University Division All-State Softball Team, the organization announced this morning.
June 15, 2012 Todd Bradley Named Assistant Softball Coach Campbell head softball coach Drew Peterson announced the addition of former collegiate head softball coach Todd Bradley to his staff as an assistant coach starting during the 2012-13 school year.
June 14, 2012 Softball's 2012 Season In Review Despite featuring one of the youngest softball teams in the Big South Conference with just four upperclassmen and a total of 10 freshmen, Campbell still had a successful season in 2012 with a 30-29 overall record and a 12-9 mark in league play.
June 12, 2012 Softball’s 2012-13 Recruits Have Banner Final Seasons Campbell’s 2012-13 softball recruits had banner campaigns in their final seasons before coming to Campbell. CU signed three recruits during the early signing period in the fall and added a transfer during the spring signing window.
June 1, 2012 Softball Recruit Courtney Roberts Named the ESPNHS Southeast Softball Player of Week Future Campbell softball player Courtney Roberts was named the ESPNHS Southeast Softball Player of the Week on Thursday, May 24.
May 25, 2012 Softball Places Six on the College Sports Madness 2012 Big South All-Conference Teams Campbell's softball team (30-29) placed six players, Ericka Nesbitt, Stephanie Jones, Olivia Scarborough, Taylor McGee, Raven Lee and Sarah Forgacs, on the College Sports Madness 2012 Big South All-Conference team, the organization announced.
May 15, 2012 Softball Adds Amanda Daw To 2012-13 Recruiting Class Campbell’s softball team announced that it has signed rising junior infielder Amanda Daw (Pantego, N.C./Northside High School/Pitt Community College) to a letter-of-intent as part of its 2012-13 recruiting class.
May 11, 2012 Softball Holds On To Defeat Winthrop, 10-9, At Big South Softball Tournament Junior Sarah Forgacs drove in four runs on her two hits to lead No. 4 seed Campbell (30-28) to a thrilling 10-9 victory over No. 8 seed Winthrop (16-39) in game five of the 2012 Big South Softball Championship presented by Musco Sports Lighting and Brookwood Farms Barbeque Thursday evening at Radford Softball Field in Radford, Va.
May 11, 2012 Softball Falls To Coastal Carolina, 3-2, On Walk-off Hit In Seventh Coastal Carolina’s Cacia Pierre singled up the middle to drive in pinch runner Courtney Howell with the game-winning run to defeat Campbell, 3-2, in game nine of the 2012 Big South Softball Championship presented by Musco Sports Lighting and Brookwood Farms Barbeque on Friday afternoon at Radford Softball Field in Radford, Va. The Camels end their season with a 30-29 record, while Coastal Carolina improves to 40-18 and will play against Radford at noon on Saturday, May 12.
May 10, 2012 No. 5 Seed Gardner-Webb Defeats No. 4 Seed Campbell, 4-2, In Game One of the 2012 Big South Softball Tournament The No.4 seed Campbell softball team (29-28) was one out from victory, but saw No. 5 seed Gardner-Webb score three runs in the top of the seventh inning to rally for a 4-2 victory in the first round of the Big South Softball Tournament presented by Musco Sports Lighting and Brookwood Farms BBQ on Thursday, May 10, at RU Softball Field.
May 9, 2012 Softball Heads To Big South Tournament This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (29-27, 12-9 Big South Conference) will open the Big South Tournament as the fourth seed and take on Gardner-Webb in the first game of the Big South Tournament presented by Musco Sports Lighting and Brookwood Farms BBQ on Thursday, May 7, at RU Softball Stadium on the campus of Radford University at 9 a.m.
May 9, 2012 Stephanie Jones and Taylor McGee Headline Five Softball All-Conference Selections Freshman outfielder Stephanie Jones and senior catcher Taylor McGee headline Campbell softball’s Big South All-Conference selections, the league announced on May 9 at its award banquet. Both Jones and McGee were First Team All-Big South selections. Jones also took home Co-Freshman of the Year honors. The Camels were able to put three additional players on the second team in freshman shortstop Ericka Nesbitt, sophomore designated player Raven Lee and junior outfielder Sarah Forgacs for a total of five.
May 8, 2012 Softball Announces Team Award Winners Following the end of the regular season and prior to the start of the Big South Tournament, Campbell’s softball team (29-27, 12-9 Big South) announced its post season team award winners taken from the team and coaching vote.
May 7, 2012 Taylor McGee Earns Big South Player Of Week Honors For The Second Time Campbell senior catcher Taylor McGee earned Big South Conference Choice Hotels Player of Week honors this week, the league office announced, May 7th. This is the second time in as many weeks that McGee has taken home the award from the league office.
May 6, 2012 Softball To Enter Big South Conference Tournament As Fourth Seed Campbell’s softball team (29-27, 12-9 Big South) will enter the 2012 Big South Conference Softball Tournament presented by Musco Sports Lighting and Brookwood Farms BBQ as the fourth seed. The Camels will open the tournament against Gardner-Webb (25-26, 11-10 Big South) who earned the fifth seed. The tournament begins on May 10th in Radford, Va., at Radford Softball Field. The Camels will have the first game of the day and are scheduled to play against the Runnin’ Bulldogs at 9 a.m.
May 5, 2012 Seniors Lead Softball’s Sweep of Presbyterian; McGee Sets Home Run Record Seniors Taylor McGee and Christina Melton made Senior Day memorable and led the charge for Campbell’s softball team (29-27, 12-9 BSC) in the sweep of Presbyterian (19-31, 8-13 BSC) by scores of 3-1 and 8-0 on Saturday, April 5, at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
May 4, 2012 Softball Falls To Presbyterian, 4-3 Campbell’s softball team (27-27,10-9 Big South) held the lead throughout the game until Padgett Harrington hit a pinch hit two-run home run in the top of the seventh inning to allow Presbyterian (19-29, 8-11 Big South) to walk away with a 4-3 victory on Friday, April 4, at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
May 4, 2012 Taylor McGee Named Capital One / Academic All-District III Campbell softball senior catcher Taylor McGee has been named to the Capital One / Academic All-District III Softball University Division by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) the organization announced Friday, May 4th.
May 2, 2012 Softball Wraps Up Regular Season This Weekend This week Campbell’s softball team (27-26, 10-8 Big South Conference) wraps up the regular season at home with a key conference set against Presbyterian College from May 4-5. The Camels are scheduled to play the Blue Hose in a single game on May 4 starting at 6 pm. at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. CU then completes the series with a doubleheader starting at noon on Saturday, May 5. CU will also honor its two seniors, Christina Melton and Taylor McGee, in special ceremony prior to the first game on Saturday.
April 30, 2012 Taylor McGee Earns Big South Player Of Week Honors Campbell senior catcher Taylor McGee earned Big South Conference Choice Hotels Player of Week honors this week, the league office announced. This is her first time being honor by the league since Campbell rejoined the conference prior to the 2011-12 academic year.
April 28, 2012 Softball Comes From Behind to Defeat Liberty 12-7; Taylor McGee Ties School Home Run Record Senior Taylor McGee homered twice to tie the school’s career home run mark and lead the Campbell softball team (27-26, 10-8 BSC) to a comeback 12-7 victory over Liberty (18-31, 9-12 BSC) in the series finale. The Camels won two of three games in the series over the weekend..
April 27, 2012 Kailey Farmer’s Grand Slam Leads To A Softball Split With Liberty Freshman Kailey Farmer hit a grand slam in the top of the seventh inning to propel Campbell’s softball team (26-26, 9-8 Big South) to a comeback 9-6 victory over Liberty (18-30, 9-11 BSC) on Friday, April 27, at Liberty Softball Field. The Camels lost a close 7-6 game to the Flames to start the day.
April 25, 2012 Softball Plays Liberty This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (25-25, 8-7 Big South Conference) plays the team’s final regular season road games with a three-game set against Liberty starting with a 4 p.m. game on Friday, April 27 in Lynchburg, Va.. The Camels will play a second game that evening at 6 p.m. and complete the series with a 2 p.m. contest against the Lady Flames on Saturday, April 28, at Liberty Softball Field.
April 21, 2012 Softball Takes Series From Coastal Carolina Campbell’s softball team (25-25, 8-7 Big South) made its “Strikeout Cancer Day” memorable with a 5-4 thrilling victory over Coastal Carolina (33-17, 10-8 Big South) on Saturday, April 21, at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium. The Camels took two of three games in the conference series on the weekend.
April 20, 2012 Softball Splits Doubleheader With Coastal Carolina On an emotionally charge day, Campbell’s softball team (24-25, 7-7 Big South) split its conference doubleheader with Coastal Carolina (33-16, 10-7 Big South) on Friday, April 20, at the newly unveiled and renamed Amanda Littlejohn Stadium at the Eakes Athletic Complex. The Camels won the first game by a thrilling 3-2 score, but fell in heartbreaking fashion by a 2-1 score in eight inning to the Chanticleers in the second game.
April 20, 2012 Amanda Littlejohn Stadium Unveiled Campbell University proudly announces that it has named its renovated softball stadium for former catcher Amanda Littlejohn in a special ceremony on Friday, April 20, at the Eakes Athletic Complex/Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
April 19, 2012 CU Athletics Announces Inaugural CAMMYS Nominees Campbell University athletics will present the inaugural CAMMYS this Tuesday, April 24 at 6 p.m. inside the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center.
April 19, 2012 Softball Stadium to Be Dedicated To Former Catcher Amanda Littlejohn Campbell University proudly announces that it will dedicate the new renovated softball stadium in the memory of former softball standout Amanda Littlejohn on April 20, 2012 in a special ceremony between the team’s doubleheader games against Coastal Carolina.
April 18, 2012 Softball Takes A Pair From UNC Wilmington Campbell’s softball team (23-24, 6-6 Big South) won both games of its home doubleheader against UNC Wilmington (7-36) by scores of 2-1 and 7-3 on Wednesday, April 18, at the Eakes Athletic Complex.
April 17, 2012 Softball Returns Home This Week; Dedicates Renovated Softball Stadium To Amanda Littlejohn on Friday This week Campbell’s softball team (21-24, 6-6 Big South Conference) plays five games at home at the Eakes Athletic Complex. The Camels start the week with a non-conference doubleheader against UNC Wilmington on Wednesday, April 18, starting at 4 p.m. CU will then get back into league play and hosts Coastal Carolina for three games over the weekend starting on Friday, April 20, at 4 p.m.
April 15, 2012 Softball Press Box Work Moves Forward Campbell's softball press box at the Eakes Athletic Complex continued to move forward with more work late last week as a tile floor was put down in the press box and a guard rail and fencing were put on top of the press box for an exterior camera area. Click on the attached photo gallery to see the progress of the project.
April 14, 2012 Softball Downed 5-0 In Series Finale By Charleston Southern Campbell’s softball team (21-24, 6-6 Big South) lost the series finale to Charleston Southern (25-19, 10-5 Big South) on Saturday, April 14, at Buccaneer Field by a 5-0 score. The Camels won the first game of the series, but lost in each of the final two conference games.
April 13, 2012 Softball Downs Charleston Southern 2-1 Campbell’s softball team (21-22, 6-4 Big South) were able to outlast conference rival Charleston Southern (23-19, 8-5 Big South) by a 2-1 score in the first game of the doubleheader between the teams on Friday, April 13, at Buccaneer Field.
April 13, 2012 Softball Falls To Charleston Southern 1-0 Campbell’s softball team (21-23, 6-5 Big South) lost the second game of its doubleheader by a 1-0 score against Charleston Southern (24-19, 9-5 Big South) on Friday, April 13, at Buccaneer Field. A sixth inning throwing error led to the only run in the game.
April 12, 2012 Press Box Work Continues At Softball Campbell's softball press box at the Eakes Athletic Complex continued to be built over this week with the exterior siding being installed around the front of the building and dry wall being put up in the interior of the press box. Click on the attached photo gallery to see the progress of the project.
April 11, 2012 Softball Falls Twice To North Carolina State Campbell’s softball team (20-22) lost a pair of close games by scores of 3-2 and 3-0 in its doubleheader against North Carolina State (21-22) on Wednesday, April 11, at Dail Stadium.
April 10, 2012 Softball On The Road For Five Games This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (20-20, 5-4 Big South Conference) plays five games on the road. The Camels start the week with a trip to Raleigh, N.C. to take on non-conference rival North Carolina State for a doubleheader starting at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, at Dail Stadium. CU then gets back into league play and has a three-game set at Charleston, S.C. against Charleston Southern starting at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 13, at Buccaneer Field.
April 9, 2012 Windows Installed In Softball Press Box Campbell's softball press box at the Eakes Athletic Complex continued to be built over the last week with three sliding glass windows being installed. The next phase of the project will include installation of dry wall in the interior of the press box and exterior vinyl siding around the front outside of the area.
April 7, 2012 Softball Wins A Close 2-1 Game Over Gardner-Webb Campbell’s softball team (20-20, 5-4 Big South) won a close 2-1 game in the series finale against Gardner-Webb (17-21, 4-6 Big South) on Saturday, April 7, at Varsity Field.
April 6, 2012 Gardner-Webb Drops Softball, 3-2 Campbell’s softball team (19-20, 4-4 Big South) dropped the team’s second consecutive game with a 3-2 conference loss to Gardner-Webb (17-20, 4-5 Big South) on Friday, April 6, at Varsity Field.
April 6, 2012 Softball Falls to Gardner-Webb, 8-0 Campbell’s softball team (19-19, 4-3 Big South) fell to Gardner-Webb (16-20, 3-5 Big South) by a 8-0 score in five innings in the first game of the conference doubleheader on Friday, April 6, at Varsity Field. The team will play a second game against the Bulldogs starting at 3:30 p.m. this afternoon.
April 4, 2012 Softball Takes Two From Winthrop Campbell’s softball team (19-18, 4-2 Big South) won both games of the conference doubleheader over Winthrop (13-24, 2-7 BSC) on Wednesday, April 4, at the Eakes Athletic Complex. The Camels won the first game 4-2 and took the second game 10-1 in five innings while withstanding a 20 minute rain delay.
April 3, 2012 Softball Plays Five Big South Conference Games This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (17-18, 2-2 Big South Conference) tries to get back to the winning ways both overall and in conference play and hosts Winthrop for a pair of games on Wednesday, April 4, starting at 4 p.m. at the Eakes Athletic Complex. CU then spends the weekend in Boiling Springs, N.C. to take on conference rival Gardner-Webb for a three-game set starting on Friday, April 6, at 1 p.m. at Varsity Field.
March 31, 2012 Softball Falls in Series Finale To Radford, 3-0 Campbell’s softball team (17-18, 2-2 Big South) fell in the team’s series finale to Radford (18-9, 5-1 Big South) by a 3-0 score on Saturday, March 31, at the Eakes Athletic Complex. The Camels won the first game of the series, but dropped the last two to the Highlanders.
March 30, 2012 Softball Splits Doubleheader With Radford Campbell’s softball (17-17, 2-1 Big South) split the program’s conference doubleheader with Radford (17-9, 4-1 Big South) on Friday, March 30, at the Eakes Athletic Complex.
March 29, 2012 Press Box Work Continues At Softball Campbell's softball press box continued to be built at the Eakes Athletic Complex as the areas for three windows were cut and exterior vinyl siding was placed around the outside of the facility on March 29.
March 28, 2012 No. 23 North Carolina Defeats Campbell 9-0 Campbell’s softball team (16-16) fell to No. 23 North Carolina (23-8) by a 9-0 score in five innings in Chapel Hill on Wednesday, March 28. The Camels' hit on the evening belonged to freshman Stephanie Jones in the fifth inning.
March 27, 2012 Softball Plays Four Games This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (16-15, 1-0 Big South) plays four games including the team’s first home games in the Big South Conference since 1994. The Camels begin the week and head to Chapel Hill to take on No. 23 North Carolina (22-8) in a single game on Wednesday, March 28, at 7 p.m. CU then returns home to host Big South preseason favorite Radford (14-8, 1-0 Big South) for three games starting on Friday, March 30, at 4 p.m. at the Eakes Athletic Complex.
March 26, 2012 Enclosed Press Box Built At Softball The renovation of Campbell's softball facility has continued over the last week with most of the focus going towards building an enclosed press box. Check out the attached photo gallery to see the progress of the project.
March 22, 2012 Softball Opens Big South Conference Play With 5-4 Win Senior Taylor McGee’s singled in the game-winner in the top of the sixth inning to give Campbell’s softball team (16-15, 1-0 BSC) the program’s first win in Big South Conference play since 1994. CU defeated Winthrop (11-17, 0-1 BSC) by a 5-4 score at Terry Field on Thursday, March 22.
March 21, 2012 Softball Begins Big South Conference Play This Week Campbell’s softball team (15-15) will do something this week that the program hasn’t done since 1994 when the team opens Big South Conference regular season play in Rock Hill, S.C. at Terry Field against Winthrop on Thursday, March 22, at 6 p.m. Campbell’s athletic department left the Big South Conference at the start of the 1995 season and just returned in the fall of 2011.
March 19, 2012 Ericka Nesbitt Earns Big South Player Of Week Honors Campbell freshman shortstop Ericka Nesbitt earned Big South Conference’s Choice Hotels Player of Week honors this week, the league office announced. This is her first time being honor by the league and the first time a Campbell softball player has ever earned weekly distinction from the Big South Conference. This is Campbell’s first season in the Big South Conference since 1994 and the league office did not hand out weekly softball awards until 1995.
March 17, 2012 Softball Sweeps Two On Final Day of Camel Stampede Campbell’s softball team (15-15) finished the Camel Stampede with a flourish in taking games from Drexel (9-11) and North Carolina Central (1-26) on the final day of the tournament on Saturday, March 17, at the Eakes Athletic Complex. CU defeated Drexel 6-1 in the first game of the day and held off North Carolina Central for a 5-2 victory in the second game. The Camels ended up with a 3-1 record in the tournament, but held the run differential in the head to head meetings with Drexel to earn the tournament title.
March 16, 2012 Softball Splits First Two Games At Camel Stampede After defeating N.C. Central (1-24) by a 7-2 score in the first game, Campbell’s softball team (13-15) wasted a 6-2 sixth inning lead in falling to Drexel (8-10) by a 9-6 score in the second game on the first day of the Hampton Inn/Camel Stampede on Friday, March 16.
March 15, 2012 Softball Bleachers Near Completion The bleachers at Campbell's renovated softball facility neared completion as the chair back seating portion of the project and the bleacher bench seating were installed on Thursday, March 15. Click on the attached photo gallery to see the progress of the project.
March 14, 2012 Softball Returns Home To Host Hampton Inn/Camel Stampede This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (12-14) returns home to host the Hampton Inn/Camel Stampede from March 16-17. CU is scheduled to take on North Carolina Central and Drexel twice each during the tournament.
March 14, 2012 Chair Back Seats And Fencing Installed At Softball The renovation of Campbell's softball facility continued as the chair back seats and exterior fencing began to be installed on March 14.
March 13, 2012 Progress At Softball's Facility Continues The bleachers at Campbell's renovated softball facility continued to be built as the ramp and stairs were installed over the last few days. Click on the attached photo gallery to check on the progress of the project.
March 11, 2012 Bleachers At Softball Begin To Take Form The bleachers at Campbell's renovated softball facility continued to be built and really began to take form with more work done on the project over the weekend.
March 10, 2012 Softball Downed By St. John’s, 1-0 Campbell’s softball team (11-14) was again limited offensively in taking a 1-0 loss to St. John’s (5-15) in the team’s first game of the second day of the Winthrop/Adidas Invitational. The Camels have now combined for 10 hits and one run in the three games at the tournament. CU has also been shutout in consecutive games and has lost three in a row.
March 10, 2012 Kailey Farmer’s Home Run Leads To Walk-Off 2-0 Victory Over UNC Wilmington Freshman Julia Callicutt pitched a one-hitter and Campbell’s softball team (12-14) got a walk-off extra inning game-winning home run from fellow rookie Kailey Farmer to defeat UNC Wilmington (4-15) by 2-0 score on Saturday evening, March 10, in the team’s final game of the Winthrop/Adidas Invitational.
March 9, 2012 Softball Falls To Albany, 2-1 Campbell’s softball team (11-12) dropped its first game of the day at the Winthrop/Adidas Invitational by a 2-1 count to Albany (3-3) on Friday afternoon, March 9. The Camels were limited to three hits in the game and also gave up a pair of unearned runs on a throwing error.
March 9, 2012 Softball Downed By Bowling Green, 4-0 Campbell’s softball team (11-13) was again limited offensively in falling to Bowling Green (8-6) by a 4-0 score in the team’s second game of the Winthrop/Adidas Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C. on Friday, March 9. CU was limited to one run in the team’s two games on the opening day of the tournament.
March 8, 2012 Softball Stadium Construction Continues The bleachers for the renovated softball facility were delivered and began to be constructed on March 8.
March 7, 2012 Softball Sweeps Hampton, 11-2 and 8-0 Campbell’s softball team (11-11) was able to sweep its doubleheader from Hampton (4-11) by scores of 11-2 and 8-0 on Wednesday, March 7, at the Eakes Athletic Complex.
March 6, 2012 Softball Plays Six Games This Week This week Campbell’s softball team (9-11) returns home for a brief two-game midweek homestand before hitting the road to participate in the Winthrop/Adidas Invitational over the weekend. The Camels start the week with a doubleheader against Hampton on March 7 starting at 3 p.m. CU then travels to Rock Hill, S.C. with games against Albany (March 9 at noon), Bowling Green (March 9 at 4 p.m.), St. John’s (March 10 at 1 p.m.) and UNC Wilmington (March 10 at 5 p.m.) on the docket.
March 4, 2012 Softball Downed By No. 3/4 Florida, 4-0 Campbell’s softball team (9-11) battled No. 3/4 Florida (19-1) tough, but fell by a 4-0 score on the third day of the Lipton Invitational. The Gators were able to score a run in the first, two in the third and one in the fifth in the victory
March 3, 2012 Softball Splits Games On Second Day of Lipton Invitational Senior Taylor McGee provided the late game heroics for Campbell’s softball team (9-10) with her two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to give CU a 3-1 win over Eastern Michigan (3-10) in the team’s first game of the day at the Lipton Invitational. The Camels lost the night cap, 3-2, to Tennessee State (6-7) despite outhitting the Tigers 6 to 4.
March 2, 2012 Softball Defeats Eastern Michigan and Falls to Tennessee State on Day One of Lipton Invitational Junior Brittany Arnn threw her second shutout of the season to aid Campbell (8-9) to a 5-0 victory over Eastern Michigan (2-9) in the team’s second game of the day at the Lipton Invitational in Gainesville, Fla. CU fell in the morning game of the tournament by a 6-1 score to Tennessee State (5-5).
February 29, 2012 Softball Travels To Florida This Week Campbell’s softball team (7-8) is making a trip down to Gainesville, Fla. this weekend to spend the start of CU’s Spring Break playing in the Lipton Invitational from March 2-4. The Camels are slated to take Tennessee State and Eastern Michigan twice plus a game with No. 3/4 Florida. CU starts the tournament with its contest against Tennessee State at 9 a.m. on March 2. CU then takes on Eastern Michigan at 11:15 a.m. that morning. The Camels take on the same two teams in the opposite order on March 3 at 4:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. Campbell completes the tournament with the marquee match-up with No. 3/4 Florida at 1:30 p.m. on March 4.
February 26, 2012 Softball Wins A 3-2 Extra Inning Thriller Over Southeastern Louisiana Campbell’s softball team (7-8) won a thrilling 3-2 extra-inning game over Southeastern Louisiana (2-13) on the final day of the Phyllis Rafter Memorial in Woodstock, Ga.
February 25, 2012 Softball Upended By Georgia State, 9-6 Campbell (6-8) dropped a 9-6 decision to Georgia State (10-4) in its second game of the day on the second day of the Phyllis Rafter Memorial at the Twin Creeks Softball Complex. For the second straight game the Camels held a lead they could not hold in taking the loss.
February 25, 2012 Softball Falls To Eastern Kentucky, 9-7 Campbell (6-7) dropped its opening game of the second day of the Phyllis Rafter Memorial to Eastern Kentucky (5-2) by a 9-7 score at Woodstock, Ga. at the Twins Creeks Softball Complex on Saturday, Feb. 25. The Camels had a 7-3 lead after two innings, but could not hold on in the loss.
February 24, 2012 Softball Splits Games On First Day of Phyllis Rafter Memorial Campbell (6-6) used a strong pitching performance from junior Brittany Arnn to win its second contest of the day and split the team’s two games on the opening day of the Phyllis Rafter Memorial in Kennesaw State. CU was able to defeat Alabama State (1-8) by a 6-0 score in game two. The team fell to St. Louis (8-4) in its opening game of the day by a 9-1 margin.
February 21, 2012 Seniors Lead Softball To Sweep Of North Carolina Central Campbell (5-5) seniors Christina Melton and Taylor McGee combined to hit four home runs and drive in 10 in the team’s sweep of North Carolina Central (1-9) by scores of 9-1 and 12-1 on Tuesday, Feb. 21. The games were originally scheduled to be played in Cary, N.C., but were moved to CU’s Eakes Athletic Complex in Buies Creek because of wet field conditions at the Thomas Brooks Park.
February 20, 2012 Softball Has Seven Games On the Road This Week Campbell’s softball team (3-5) has its busiest weeks of the season with seven games on tap on the road this week. The Camels are slated to start the week with a doubleheader against North Carolina Central on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 21, starting at 4 p.m. at Thomas Brooks Park (Field 5). CU then travels to the Woodstock, Ga. to participate in the Phyllis Rafter Memorial at the Twin Creeks Softball Complex in a tournament that is hosted by Kennesaw State. The Camels are slated to take on St. Louis (Feb. 24 – 10:30 a.m.), Alabama State (Feb. 24 – 1 p.m.), Eastern Kentucky (Feb. 25 – 10:30 a.m.), Georgia State (Feb. 25 – 3:30 p.m.) and Southeastern Louisiana (Feb. 26 – 10:30 a.m.) during the tournament.
February 19, 2012 Softball Splits With Saint Joseph’s and Towson On Final Day of Hampton Inn Invitational After a loss in the team’s first game of the day to Saint Joseph’s, Campbell’s softball team earned a split on the day with a 5-3 victory over Towson on Saturday evening, Feb. 18, at the Eakes Athletic Complex
February 18, 2012 Softball Splits On First Day of Hampton Inn Invitational Campbell’s softball team (2-4) split the team’s two games on the first day of the Hampton Invitational on Friday, Feb. 17, at the Eakes Athletic Complex in Buies Creek, N.C. The Camels fell in the opening game by a 5-1 score to Robert Morris, but then rallied to win the second game over Ohio by a 6-4 score.
February 16, 2012 Softball Hosts Hampton Inn Invitational This Weekend Campbell’s softball team (1-3) returns home this weekend to host the Hampton Inn Invitational from Feb. 17-18 at the Eakes Athletic Complex. The Camels will start the weekend and take on Robert Morris at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 17.
February 12, 2012 Softball Falls to No. 10/12 Georgia, 10-1 Campbell’s softball team (1-3) lost its third straight game at the Red & Black Showcase on Sunday, Feb. 12. The Camels fell to No. 10/12 Georgia (4-0) by a 10-1 score in the team’s final game of the tournament.
February 11, 2012 Softball Falls To N.C. State and Army on Second Day of Red & Black Showcase; Will Only Play One Game On Sunday at 1 p.m. On a cold, windy and frigid day, Campbell’s softball team (1-2) had a tough second day at the Red & Black Showcase in falling to N.C. State (13-2) and Army (10-8 in eight innings) on Saturday, Feb. 11, at Jack Turner Softball Stadium.
February 10, 2012 Softball Wins 7-6 Thriller Over St. John's Campbell’s softball team (1-0), thanks to a never say die spirit and some timely hitting from the newest members of the squad, had an opening day to celebrate in coming from behind to upend St. John’s (0-2) 7-6 on the first day of the Red & Black Showcase in Athens, Ga. at Jack Turner Softball Stadium.
February 8, 2012 2012 Softball Media Guide Now Available Online The 2012 Campbell softball media guide is now available online.
February 8, 2012 Softball Begins 2012 Season In Georgia This Week After nearly a nine-month hiatus from the softball diamond, Campbell’s softball team gets back on the field this week and heads to Athens, Ga. for the Red & Black Showcase from Feb. 10-12 at Jack Turner Stadium. The Camels are starting the program’s first season of play in the Big South Conference this season after 17 years in the Atlantic Sun Conference. The marquee match for Campbell in the Red & Black Showcase will be against No. 10/12 Georgia on Sunday, afternoon, Feb. 12 at 1 p.m.
February 2, 2012 Softball Announces And Begins New Stadium Project Over the last decade, dramatic changes have transformed the Campbell University campus. From the construction of the new dorms, addition of Butler Chapel, beginning of the Physician Assistant program, groundbreaking for the School of Osteopathic Medicine, opening of Barker-Lane Stadium/Ed Gore Field (football), construction of the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center/Gilbert Craig Gore Arena (basketball, volleyball and wrestling), building of the Irwin Belk Track (track and field) and renovations of Taylor Field (baseball), the campus has grown tremendously in a short period of time. The Campbell University softball team is proud to announce that the Eakes Athletic Softball Complex is also undergoing a major renovation that began late last month.
February 1, 2012 Softball Begins New Era In the Big South Campbell begins a new era with the softball team and the school rejoining the Big South Conference this season after 17 years of playing participating in the Atlantic Sun Conference. This season Camels are more of youthful team with only five upperclassmen on the roster. Despite the changes in league and the youth that is certainly present, the Camels anticipate competing well and showing the Big South what Campbell softball is all about.
January 23, 2012 Fighting Camels Predicted For Fourth in Big South Preseason Softball Coaches’ Poll The Campbell University softball team was picked to finish fourth in the Big South Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the league announced today. The Camels finished third in the Atlantic Sun last season after finishing 32-28 overall and 11-9 in the conference in 2011. Campbell University switched conferences over the summer and the softball program will compete in the Big South for the first time in 17 years this spring.
January 22, 2012 Sarah Forgacs Represents Softball on College Sports Madness’ Big South Preseason All-Conference Team With the first pitch of the 2012 season still a few short weeks away, the Campbell softball program has already started to receive accolades. Junior Sarah Forgacs was named to the College Sports Madness’ Big South Preseason All-Conference Second Team as a utility player.
November 29, 2011 Softball Announces 2012 Schedule Campbell softball head coach Drew Peterson recently announced his team’s 2012 schedule. The schedule includes six regular season tournaments, six games against four 2011 NCAA Tournament qualifiers and a total of 23 home games at the Eakes Athletic Softball Complex.
November 17, 2011 Softball Inks Three In Early Signing Period Campbell University head softball coach Drew Peterson recently announced the signing of three high school players to National-Letters-Of-Intent during the early signing period.
October 12, 2011 Softball Hosts Winter Clinic on January 21 Campbell’s softball program announced today, Nov. 1, that it will be holding three clinics on Jan. 21 inside the Willard B. Harris Indoor Training Center and the Eakes Softball Field. The clinics will be for ages 8-18 and are scheduled for Jan. 21 starting at 10 a.m.
October 10, 2011 Softball Team Ranks Among National Academic Leaders and Places 11 Players on NFCA’s Scholar-Athlete Team Campbell’s softball team continued to garner awards, even in the off-season, as the team earned national recognition by placing among the top 25 programs nationally in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Academic Team, the organization announced this morning. Individually, 11 members of the team were named NFCA All-America Scholar Athletes for the 2010-11 academic school year.
October 5, 2011 Softball Completes Successful Fall Campaign Campbell’s softball program put together several outstanding individual performances, strong pitching and timely hitting to catapult the team to a 7-1 record during the fall.
September 24, 2011 Softball's Amanda Littlejohn's Life Remembered By Her Coaches and Teammates Former Campbell softball player Amanda Littlejohn, who passed away from cancer on Sept. 1, was remembered by her coaches and teammates in a piece that ran on WRAL-TV on Friday, Sept. 23.
September 16, 2011 Softball Announces Fall Schedule The Fighting Camel softball program, who are coming off a 32-28 record last season and finished third at the Atlantic Sun Tournament, has already been working hard this fall and looks to make another bid for the NCAA Tournament in the 2012 season under head coach Drew Peterson in the team’s first season of Big South Conference play since 1994.
September 7, 2011 Softball Team To Host Memorial Service For Amanda Littlejohn on Sunday Night Campbell’s softball team will host a memorial and a night of remembrance Sunday night, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m. in honor of former softball player Amanda Littlejohn, who passed away late last week from the cancer that she had been battling for much of the last four years.
September 2, 2011 Former All Conference Softball Player Amanda Littlejohn, #42, Loses Cancer Battle Former Campbell standout softball player Amanda Littlejohn, who played on the team during the 2007 and the 2008 seasons and also was an active member of the program in each of the last three seasons, lost her battle with cancer Thursday September 1, one day prior to her 23rd birthday.
August 2, 2011 Softball’s 2011 Recruits Have Successful Senior Campaigns Campbell’s 2011-12 softball recruits had successful senior campaigns. The Camels signed nine players during the fall signing period and have added a recruit to the mix in the summer in Maggie Christopher (Awendaw, S.C.)
July 14, 2011 Nikki Prier Promoted To Full-Time Assistant Softball Coach Campbell head softball coach Drew Peterson announced that current graduate assistant coach Nikki Prier has been promoted to the role of full-time assistant.
July 14, 2011 Morgan Childers Joins Softball Coaching Staff Campbell head softball coach Drew Peterson announced the addition of former USC Upstate pitcher and current professional softball player for the Akron Racers Morgan Childers to the staff as the pitching coach for the 2012 season.
June 20, 2011 Softball's 2011 Season-In-Review Campbell's softball team (32-28, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) had another noteworthy season in 2011. The season was highlighted by Campbell making the Atlantic Sun Tournament for the sixth consecutive season extending the longest that CU's softball put together since joining the league prior to the 1995 campaign. The team also won 30 plus games for the third time in the last four seasons and the eighth time in school history.
June 14, 2011 Softball's Katie Woodcock Leads Nation In Saves Campbell senior pitcher Katie Woodcock, for the second time in her softball career, led the nation in saves in 2011.
June 10, 2011 Softball Has 14 Earn A-Sun All-Academic Honors The Campbell University softball team had 14 student-athletes selected to the Atlantic Sun's All-Academic Softball Team honors, the league office announced recently.
June 9, 2011 Softball's Amanda Miller Named To The 2011 North Carolina All-State University Softball Team Campbell softball team's Amanda Miller was named to the 2011 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) University Division All-State Softball Team, the organization announced this morning.
May 14, 2011 Softball's Amanda Miller and Lauren Stephan Earn Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Honors Campbell senior shortstop Amanda Miller and senior outfielder Lauren Stephan were both named to the Atlantic Sun's 2011 All-Tournament Team, the league office announced on Saturday afternoon, May 14, following the completion of the tournament.
May 13, 2011 Softball Defeats Mercer, 3-0, On Third Day of Atlantic Sun Tournament; CU To Take on Lipscomb Tonight Sophomore Brittany Arnn followed up her first career complete game with her first career shutout in Campbell softball's (32-27) 3-0 win over Mercer (32-24) in the team's third game at the 2011 Atlantic Sun Tournament. The Camels will take on Lipscomb in another elimination game at 5:30 p.m. CU will be looking to end its third A-Sun opponents' season in the tournament with the game against Lipscomb.
May 13, 2011 Softball Falls To Lipscomb, 7-2, On Third Day Of Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Campbell's softball team (32-28) could not pull off the upset and extend its season with a 7-2 loss to Lipscomb (30-19) on Friday, May 13, at Cyrill Stadium on the third day of the Atlantic Sun Tournament Championship. The Camels had won the earlier game in the day but could not overcome a LU in the loss.
May 12, 2011 Softball Stays Alive; Defeats Kennesaw State 7-1 On Second Day of Atlantic Sun Tournament Campbell's softball team (31-27, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) blasted a pair of three-run home runs to defeat Kennesaw State (28-27, 10-10 Atlantic Sun) in the team's second day at the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament by a 7-1 score. The Camels will now advance to the third day on May 13th and play another elimination game at 3 p.m. against Mercer.
May 11, 2011 Softball Falls to Mercer, 2-1, In First Game of Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Campbell's softball team (30-27, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) lost its opening game in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament by a 2-1 count to Mercer (31-22, 10-10 Atlantic Sun) in Spartanburg, S.C. at Cyrill Stadium. The Bears were able to plate a run in the top of the seventh inning to grab the lead for good.
May 10, 2011 Amanda Miller and Sarah Forgacs Earn All-Conference Selections For the second consecutive season, Campbell's softball team had a pair of players selected to the Atlantic Sun's All-Conference teams in senior Amanda Miller and sophomore Sarah Forgacs, the conference office announced Tuesday morning.
May 9, 2011 Longwood Sweeps Softball Twice in Extra Innings Campbell's softball team (30-26, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) ended its regular season with a pair of extra inning losses to Longwood (36-12) on Monday, May 9, at the Eakes Athletic Complex. CU lost the first game by a 4-1 count in 11 innings and dropped the second game by a 5-4 score in nine innings.
May 8, 2011 Softball Hosts Longwood and Travels To the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament This Week Campbell's softball team (30-24, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) has a busy week of action on slate this week. The Camels will get in a final regular season tune-up and takes on Longwood (32-11) at home on Monday, May 9, in a doubleheader starting at noon. CU then will attempt to close out the team's play in the Atlantic Sun Conference with a bang with another A-Sun Tournament title from May 11-14. The Camels have won the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament title in two of the last three seasons and head off to Spartanburg, S.C. at Cyrill Stadium as the fourth seed. The Camels begin tournament play with a 2 p.m. game against fifth seed Mercer on Wednesday, May 11. The winner of that game advances and takes on top seed Jacksonville on May 12 at 12:30 p.m. The loser of the Campbell and Mercer game takes on the loser of the No. 3 seed USC Upstate/No. 6 seed Kennesaw State in an elimination game at 10 a.m. on May 12.
May 6, 2011 Lizzie Goldbach and Sarah Forgacs Named Capital One / Academic All-District III Softball Second Team Campbell softball senior Lizzie Goldbach and sophomore Sarah Forgacs have both been named to the Capital One / Academic All-District III Softball University Division second team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) the organization announced Friday, May 6th.
May 3, 2011 Softball Reschedules Doubleheader With Longwood Campbell's softball program (30-24, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) will have one final tune-up before the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament and takes on Longwood (32-11) on Monday, May 9 in a doubleheader starting at noon. The game is a rescheduled doubleheader from April 27.
May 1, 2011 Softball To Enter Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament As Fourth Seed Campbell's softball team (30-24, 11-9 Atlantic Sun) will enter the 2011 Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament as the fourth seed. The Camels will open the tournament against Mercer (28-22, 10-10 Atlantic Sun) who earned the fifth seed with a sweep of Kennesaw State over the weekend. The tournament begins on May 11th in Spartanburg, S.C, at Cyrill Stadium. The times for the games have still not been announced.
April 29, 2011 Keeli Michael Recognized As NSCA All-American Athlete Campbell infielder Keeli Michael (Welcome, N.C./North Davidson) has been chosen as one of 247 student-athletes from schools nationwide to be named an All-American Strength and Conditioning Athlete by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
April 27, 2011 Softball Postpones Longwood Series Campbell's softball program (30-24) announced that its series against Longwood (32-11) scheduled for April 27 at the Eakes Athletic Complex at 4 p.m. has been postponed. A potential make-up date, time and place are forth coming.
April 16, 2011 Softball Falls To North Florida, 7-6 Campbell's softball team (27-20, 9-5 Atlantic Sun) dropped a 7-6 game to North Florida (21-26, 5-9 Atlantic Sun) in the team's night cap of the conference doubleheader in Jacksonville, Fla. The game saw CU put up 13 hits, but also strand 11 runners in the loss.
April 16, 2011 Softball Falls 1-0 To Jacksonville In a game that can come down to inches, a hit batter that drove in a run in the third inning proved to be the difference in Campbell softball team's (27-21, 9-6 Atlantic Sun) 1-0 loss to Jacksonville (32-14, 11-2 Atlantic Sun) in the team's first game of the day at the JU Softball Complex on Saturday, April 16.
April 16, 2011 Softball Downed 2-1 In Extra Innings To Jacksonville Jacksonville's Olivia Kline earned the win and hit the game-winning home run in the top of the ninth inning to defeat Campbell's softball team (27-22, 9-7 Atlantic Sun) by a 2-1 score in nine innings at JU Softball Complex. The Dolphins are now 33-14 and 12-2 in the Atlantic Sun this season