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The Future of Salem College Basketball is Bright as New Recruits Arrive! Message from Coach Jackson, Head Basketball Coach of Salem College: The 2006-07 basketball season will be an exciting and challenging one. We had an excellent recruiting year with players coming from North Carolina, South Carolina and Ohio. Our...

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Spirits Celebrate Valentine's Day With Victory Over the Belles

Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College Basketball Team hosted Bennett College Thursday night in the Spirits final game of the 2007-2008 season. With only six players, the Spirits celebrated Valentines Day by beating the Bennett Belles 71-60. The Spirits won their 9th game of the season tonight while hitting 27 of...

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National Post-Season Honors for Rector

Winston-Salem, NC- First year student-athlete Kelsey Rector was named to the Association of Division III Independents Womens Honorable Mention Basketball Team. Rector, a 2007 graduate of Elkin High School and a native of State Road, North Carolina, averaged 11.2 points per game for the Salem College Spirits during the 2007-2008...

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Basketball Celebrates 2007-2008 Season!

Winston-Salem, NC- The atmosphere was joyous and celebration was in the air Sunday evening on Salem Colleges beautiful campus. Salem College student-athletes, parents, siblings, coaches and administration were gathered in the decorated club dining room in anticipation of tonights award ceremony. Dr. Susan Pauly, Salem Colleges 19th President, address the...

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Salem Falls in Raleigh

November 28, 2007 Raleigh, NC- The Salem College basketball team played Meredith College Wednesday night for the second time in just nine days. Meredith swept the season series as the Spirits fell to the Avenging Angels 76-58. The Spirits (1-4) fell behind by 23 points at halftime thanks to Meredith...

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Salem Struggles Against the Scotties

November 30, 2007 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College basketball team hosted the Scotties of Agnes Scott College Friday evening. Nicole Mitchell of Agnes Scott controlled the boards all night with 17 rebounds and scored 24 points to lead the Scotties (2-2) to victory 52-35. Salem College (1-5) led 4-2 after...

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Salem Basketball Tempo is Turning Up

December 1, 2007 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College Basketball team hosted the Spelman College Jaguars of Atlanta, Georgia. Spelman College jumped to an early 15-3 lead in the first seven minutes only to have Salem College go on a 20-8 run to close the half at 23-23. In the second...

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Spirits Fall to the Quakers

December 3, 2007 Greensboro, NC- The Salem College basketball team traveled thirty minutes east to play Guilford College in a non-conference basketball game Monday evening. Guilford exploded with 50 points in the first half as Tracy Croner scored 16 points. Salem played Guilford almost even in the second half; however...

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Four Salem Players Score in Double Digits

December 5, 2007 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College Basketball Team hosted Peace College Wednesday evening in a non-conference contest. Four Salem College players scored in double digits as the Spirits took the lead for good with 5:14 left in the first half. Salem College survived a late comeback from the...

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Salem Falls to Kentucky Christian

December 8, 2007 Buena Vista, VA- The Salem College Basketball Team traveled north Friday to play Kentucky Christian University in the opening round of the Southern Virginia University Basketball Tournament. After a close first half of basketball, Kentucky Christian pulled ahead by 12 points during the second half. Salem pulled...

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