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Softball sets scoring record in series split in Georgia this weekend
The Salem College softball team heavily defeated Spelman College twice on Saturday, before dropping a doubleheader to Agnes Scott today in Great South action in Georgia. The Spirits set a single-game scoring record with a 23-0 victory against Spelman, and they also defeated the Jaguars 18-2. Salem dropped two games today to Agnes Scott 4-2 and 10-0. The Spirits overall record improves to 8-17 overall and they are now 4-6 in the Great South.
Track competes at Winston-Salem State Relays
The Salem College track and field team broke 2 school records at the Winston-Salem State University Relays this weekend. Ina meet that consisted of NCAA Division I, II, and III teams, Karoline Summerville (Charlotte, NC) broke the schools 800 meter record and Courtney Hedgecock (San Diego, CA) broke the record for the long jump.
Tennis celebrates seniors Wisen and Allison against Piedmont
The Salem College tennis team celebrated "Senior Game" for Amy Allison (Geneva, OH) and Lauren Wisen (Madison, OH) in a match against Piedmont College. In the Great South match, the Lady Lions defeated the Spirits 9-0. Salem falls to 2-8 overall and 1-3 in the Great South with the loss.
Softball loses upset bid to Methodist 7-5
The Salem College softball team almost pulled off an upset against Methodist University tonight. The Spirits were up 5-0 in the sixth before Methodist scored 7 unanswered runs in the bottom of the sixth. The Spirits fall to 6-15 and Methodist improves to 19-6.
Tennis falls in Hilton Head to Coastal Georgia
The Salem College tennis team fell on the road in Hilton Head to Coastal Georgia 6-3. Lauren Wisen (Madison, OH) and Carly Neisler (Cramerton, NC) won both of their matches by default. The Spirits fall to 2-7 with the loss.
Softball picks up important split with Maryville at home
The Salem College softball team picked up an important Great South split with Maryville College today at home. In the doubleheader, Salem won the first game 5-3 and fell 7-2 in the second game. Amber Bass (Clinton, NC) finished with 3 hits in the 2 games for the Spirits. Salem improves to 6-14 overall and 2-4 in the Great South.
Tennis loses first match in Hilton Head to Frostburg
The Salem College tennis team lost their first match at the Hilton Head Island Tennis Festival against Frostburg State University.
Softball picks up first ever Great South win in split with LaGrange
The Salem College softball team picked up their first Great South win in the NCAA era with a 5-4 win against LaGrange. The Spirits lost in their first game of the day to the Panthers 10-6. Salem improves to 5-13 overall and 1-3 in the Great South after today.
Softball loses first two Great South games at Huntingdon
The Salem College softball team played their first Great South games ever today in Alabama. The team came up short 9-1 in both games. Kayla Kennedy (Goldsboro, NC) led the Spirits with 2 hits on the day. Salem drops to 0-2 in the GSAC and 4-12 overall, while Huntingdon improved to 2-1 and 10-7 overall.
Bass hits walk-off home run to propel softball to split with Guilford
The Salem College softball team split a home doubleheader with Guilford College today. Amber Bass (Clinton, NC) hit a walk-off home run in the second game to give Salem the 4-3 win. Guilford took the first game 11-2 in 5 innings. Salem improves to 4-10 after today's games, and Guilford is now 10-4.
Tennis falls in Great South home match against Maryville
The Salem College tennis team dropped a conference match 8-1 to Maryville College. Lauren Wisen (Madison, OH) picked up Salem's lone win in the match.
Tennis loses non-conference game at King College
The Salem College tennis team lost a non-conference game at King College 5-3. Lauren Wisen (Madison, OH) won both her number 5 singles match and her number 3 doubles match. Salem falls to 2-4 with the loss.
Softball drops two games on road at North Carolina Wesleyan
The Salem College softball team lost two non-conference road games today at North Carolina Wesleyan. The Spirits lost 8-0 in the first game, and dropped the second game 10-1. Salem falls to 3-9 overall on the season.
Softball Team Dines with Special Olympics Participants
The Salem College softball team went out to dinner with six physically and mentally challenged students this week during a dinner sponsored by the Special Olympics of Forsyth County.
Coach Jackson resigns from his basketball coaching duties at Salem
Salem College basketball coach Jim Jackson has resigned his post according to Director of Athletics, Melissa Barrett.
Softball splits doubleheader with Emory and Henry at home
The Salem College softball team split a doubleheader with the Wasps of Emory and Henry. The Spirits used a 7 run inning to propel the team to a 7-4 victory, before they dropped the second game 13-0. Abby Settles (Reidsville, NC) recorded 11 strikeouts in the win. Salem's record now stands at 3-7 overall this season.
Track opens up season with meet at Lenoir-Rhyne
The Salem College track & field team opened up their 2012 meet at the Lenoir-Rhyne Powersox Invitational. Karoline Summerville (Charlotte, NC) finished in 10th in the 400 and 21st in the 800. The meet featured several NCAA Division II programs, and Salem was the only DIII program.
Tennis defeats LaGrange on the road in Great South match
The Salem College tennis team picked up an important Great South win at LaGrange 6-3. Cierra Young (Pooler, GA), Carly Neisler (Cramerton, NC) and Lauren Wisen (Madison, OH) each won both their singles and doubles matches today. The Spirits improve to 2-3 overall and 1-1 in the Great South.
Softball drops last two games at Triangle Classic
The Salem College softball team lost their final 2 games at the Triangle Classic against St. Augustine and Meredith College today. The Spirits fell in a close 5-3 game to St. Augustine, and they lost to Meredith 13-0. Salem falls to 2-6, while St. Augustine improves to 2-11 and Meredith to 4-4.
Tennis loses first Great South match of season at Huntingdon
The Salem College tennis team lost on the road in their first Great South match to Huntingdon College 9-0 today. Salem falls to 1-3 on the season with the loss.
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