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Dimond High's Barcom commits to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is pleased to announce that Taylor Barcom has committed to attend Salem next year. Barcom played three years of varsity soccer for Coach Dan Reidman and Coach Terry Curran at A.J. Dimond High School in Anchorage, Alaska. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Davie County High's Stewart commits to play volleyball at Salem
The Salem College volleyball program is pleased to announce that Brittani Stewart has committed to attend Salem next fall. Stewart played middle and outside hitter for Coach Becky Miller at Davie County High School in Mocksville, NC for four years. The Spirits volleyball team is coming off of two consecutive fourth-place finishes in the Great South Athletic Conference.
Calvary Baptist High's Dodds set to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Laurel Dodds has committed to attend Salem next year. Dodds played three years of varsity soccer for Coach John Stubblefield at Calvary Baptist High School in Winston-Salem. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Norton High's Milford commits to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is pleased to announce that Trisha Milford has committed to attend Salem next fall. Milford played four years of varsity soccer for Coach Nate Vaill and Coach Seth Vaill at Norton High School in Norton, OH until 2009. She spent the past two years playing club soccer at the University of Akron.
Hopewell High's Summerville commits to play basketball at Salem
The Salem College basketball program is excited to announce that Karoline Summerville has committed to attend Salem this fall. Summerville played four years for I-Meck 4A Hopewell High School in Huntersville, NC.
Betsy Pryor Promoted to Associate Director of Athletics
Director of Athletics Melissa Barrett announced the promotion of Betsy Pryor to Associate Director of Athletics for Salem College. Pryor will continue her roles as Director of Aquatics, Director of Compliance, and a Physical Education Instructor.
Wayne Christian's Kennedy commits to play softball at Salem
The Salem College softball program is pleased to announce that Kayla Kennedy has committed to attend Salem next fall. Settles was a five-year varsity member for Coach Roger Longwell and Coach Jerry Forbis, Jr. at Wayne Christian High School in Goldsboro, NC. The Spirits softball team will begin a full schedule including Great South Athletic Conference play during the 2011-2012 school year.
Hunt High's Nixon commits to play volleyball at Salem
The Salem College volleyball program is excited to announce that Roslyn Nixon has committed to attend Salem next fall. Nixon played outside hitter for Coach Teresa Allen at Hunt High School in Wilson, NC for four years. The Spirits volleyball team is coming off of two consecutive fourth-place finishes in the Great South Athletic Conference.
McCormack set to join Salem College Soccer Staff
Head Soccer Coach Jay Callahan announced the appointment of Sara McCormack as an assistant coach for the Salem College soccer program. McCormack will also work as the Fitness Center Director for the College, and as a Residential Life Director for Salem Academy.
Stubblefield set to join Salem College Soccer Staff
Head Soccer Coach Jay Callahan announced the appointment of John Stubblefield as an assistant coach for the Salem College soccer program.
The Salem College Athletic Department Celebrates 2010-2011 Seasons
The Salem College Athletic Department celebrated an excellent 2010-2011 school year with the 2011 Salem College Athletic Awards Ceremony in a packed Club Dining Room. The ceremony highlighted three department awards, NC All-State Awards, Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) awards, and team awards and letter winners. The three department awards are voted on by the entire athletic department at Salem.
Somersworth High's Millspaugh commits to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is pleased to announce that Meghan Millspaugh has committed to attend Salem next fall. Millspaugh played five years of varsity soccer for Coach Nick O'Brien and Coach Robin Prince at Somersworth High School in Somersworth, NH. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Williams Hired as New Cross Country and Track & Field Coach
Director of Athletics Melissa Barrett announced the appointment of Jamie Williams as the head coach of the Salem College Cross Country and Track & Field teams.
Billings Skyview High's Ferguson commits to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Sawyer Ferguson has committed to attend Salem next fall. Ferguson played four years of varsity soccer for Coach John Wistler at Billings Skyview High School in Billings, MT. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Gaither's Carter commits to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Jessica Carter has committed to attend Salem next fall. Carter played varsity soccer for four years for Coach Trevor Scott at Gaither High School in Lutz, FL. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Tennis loses final match against Maryville College
The Salem College tennis team lost their final match of the season to conference opponent Maryville College (7-2). The Spirits played their third game in as many days on a long road trip that took them through Georgia and Tennessee. Salem ends the season with a 7-7 overall record, and 1-6 record in the Great South Athletic Conference where they finished seventh.
St. Joseph's Lobo commits to play soccer at Salem
The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Danielle Lobo has committed to attend Salem next fall. Lobo played varsity soccer for four years for Coach Dave Castle at St. Joseph's Central High School in Huntington, WV. She will be joined by her cousin, Hannah Edwards, in next year's first-year class. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Softball wins first scrimmage against High Point University club team
The Salem College softball team won their first scrimmage in a dominant fashion against the High Point University Club Team, 11-3. Lindsey Boening (Clemmons, NC) pitched all seven innings for the Spirits in a winning effort. Salem is playing a limited schedule this spring, before they enter a full Great South Athletic Conference schedule in 2012.
Tennis loses match at Piedmont
The Salem College tennis team barely lost an important Great South Athletic Conference match at Piedmont College, 4-5. The loss eliminates Salem's hopes of reaching the GSAC Tournament next week hosted by LaGrange. Salem falls to 1-5 in the conference and to 7-6 overall, while Piedmont improves to 4-10 overall.
Tennis rolls to GSAC victory against Wesleyan
The Salem College tennis team cruised to their first Great South Athletic Conference victory this year against Georgia Wesleyan (9-0). Wesleyan was held to winning only 7 total games in the match by the Spirits. Katherine Elliott (Edenton, NC) did not lose a game in either the number one singles position or in the number one doubles match where she teamed with Kim Wisen (Madison, OH). Salem moves to 7-5 overall with the victory, and to 1-4 in the GSAC.
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