Monday's HPU roundup
The High Point University baseball team clinched its weekend series against Bowling Green with a 4-2 win over the Falcons on Sunday afternoon in the first half of a doubleheader at Williard Stadium.
As the clock ticked down, High Point University wing Lindsay Puckett looked over with a look of dissatisfaction as Winthrop began its celebration.
Saturday's HPU roundup
Up 11 with 11 minutes left, the High Point University women held on to defeat Campbell 73-69 Saturday night and advance to today’s final in the Big South Tournament at Coastal Carolina.
Friday's HPU roundup
Adam Weary hit a shot to give the High Point University men’s basketball team a 60-59 lead with 5.2 seconds on the clock, but Andre Smith hit a last-second three-pointer to lift Winthrop to a 62-60 win in the Big South Tournament quarterfinals on Friday at the HTC Center in Conway, S.C.
Getting the word in early January that he was going to be High Point University’s primary option at point guard, freshman Jorge Perez-Laham knew the challenge that awaited.
The High Point University women’s basketball team beat No. 8 Asheville, 79-69, in the quarterfinals of the Big South Conference Tournament.
Wednesday's HPU roundup
What: Big South Conference women’s tournament quarterfinal
Who: No. 1 seed High Point University Panthers (20-9) vs. UNC Asheville Bulldogs (11-19)
Where: HTC Arena, Conway, S.C.
Of note: UNCA point guard is High Point Central product Brittany Gwyn, who is averaging 8.7 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.7 assists. ... Panthers seek 12th straight win over UNCA, having defeated the Bulldogs by five and seven in two meetings this year. ... Stacia Robertson averaged 19.5 points and 6.5 rebounds against UNCA while Kaylah Keys averaged 13 points per game and Latrice Phelps averaged 12.5. ... Paige Love was UNCA’s top scorer against Panthers, averaging 19 points and seven rebounds. ... HPU has won 12 of last 13, with loss coming at Presbyterian. ... Winner faces winner of today’s Campbell/Gardner-Webb game in Saturday’s 6 p.m. semifinal. ... Panthers are 12-14 in Big South tournament play but 9-5 in quarterfinals.
— COMPILED BY GREER SMITH
Tuesday's HPU roundup
In most instances, the High Point University women’s basketball team would leave Wednesday for a Thursday game.
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - The High Point University women’s golf team shot a combined 299 in the second round of the Edwin Watts Classic on Monday to move into second place out of 36 teams with a two-day score of 599. The Panthers’ score of 299 tied for the lowest round of the day.
The High Point University basketball program continued to reap rewards Monday from its Big South regular-season titles.