Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 31 Mar 2015 03:20:26 EST 1800 Bulldogs shut out Pelion http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152600418/Bulldogs-shut-out-Pelion NEWBERRY — The varsity Newberry High School baseball team will go into their spring break on a winning note after their 7-0 shut-out victory at home Thursday night against Pelion. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:55:52 EST Mims leads Wolves to second place finish at Wingate Intercollegiate http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152554673/Mims-leads-Wolves-to-second-place-finish-at-Wingate-Intercollegiate CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Newberry College women's golf team brought home more hardware at the conclusion of the Wingate Intercollegiate Invitational on Tuesday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:20:52 EST Hurst captures runner-up as Wolves take fifth in Bearcat Classic http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152554603/Hurst-captures-runner-up-as-Wolves-take-fifth-in-Bearcat-Classic GREENWOOD — The Newberry College men's golf compiled a team score of a 288 on Tuesday's final round at the Bearcat Classic at the Greenwood Country Club to finish in fifth place, their first top five finish this season. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:15:51 EST Wolves courageous in defeat of Mountain Lions http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152576351/Wolves-courageous-in-defeat-of-Mountain-Lions NEWBERRY — The Newberry College women's lacrosse team extended their winning streak to three games as they held off the visiting Mountain Lions of Young Harris on Wednesday night for a 12-11 victory. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:00:52 EST Wolves on wrong side of 14-10 score with Belmont Abbey http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152576396/Wolves-on-wrong-side-of-14-10-score-with-Belmont-Abbey NEWBERRY — The Newberry Wolves fall to 1-1 this week as they drop the only decision they have with the Belmont Abbey Crusaders this season 14-10 on Wednesday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:00:51 EST A ‘mat’-ter of success http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-localsports1-news-sports/152512269/A-mat-ter-of-success NEWBERRY — Huston Evans started wrestling for Newberry College in January and has already made a name for himself in the program. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:40:51 EST Lady Bulldogs defeat Fairfield Central http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152527929/Lady-Bulldogs-defeat-Fairfield-Central NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School girls varsity soccer team defeated neighboring Fairfield Central High School 10-0 at Mike Ware Field last Wednesday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:25:51 EST Baxtrom named SAC AstroTurf Offensive Player of the Week http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152510332/Baxtrom-named-SAC-AstroTurf-Offensive-Player-of-the-Week NEWBERRY — Jessica Baxtrom has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:15:51 EST Creed named WBCA Honorable Mention all-American http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152534158/Creed-named-WBCA-Honorable-Mention-all-American NEWBERRY — Samantha Creed became the third Newberry College women's basketball player to be named a Women's Basketball Coaches Association All-American. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:55:51 EST Pioneers lose sight of Wolves in Saturday Split http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152498453/Pioneers-lose-sight-of-Wolves-in-Saturday-Split NEWBERRY – The Wolves outlasted the visiting Tusculum Pioneers in a South Atlantic Conference twin bill at the Smith Road Complex on Saturday afternoon. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:50:53 EST Wolves split with Anderson on walkoff squeeze in extra innings http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152498419/Wolves-split-with-Anderson-on-walkoff-squeeze-in-extra-innings NEWBERRY - A perfectly laid squeeze bunt in the bottom of the eighth inning by Jeri Loffler brought home Newberry's winning run in the Wolves' 4-3 nightcap victory over South Atlantic Conference-leading Anderson on Saturday. Anderson took... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:50:53 EST YMCA holds all-star basketball tournament http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/152285128/YMCA-holds-all-star-basketball-tournament NEWBERRY — The Newberry YMCA held an all-star basketball tournament Feb. 27 and Feb. 28 in the W. Frank Smith gymnasium on Jollystreet Road. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:40:51 EST Varsity Bulldogs improve to 5-0 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152448442/Varsity-Bulldogs-improve-to-5-0 NEWBERRY — Moving their game up 24 hours for the expected rain on Thursday, the varsity baseball team of Newberry High School remains undefeated at 5-0 and 3-0 in regional play after their 7-1 victory Wednesday evening at Bill Harvey Field over... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:05:59 EST Newberry’s Mitch Riggs named SAC Scholar Athlete http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448956/Newberrys-Mitch-Riggs-named-SAC-Scholar-Athlete NEWBERRY — The South Atlantic Conference announced that Newberry College men's basketball player Mitch Riggs was named the SAC Scholar-Athlete for his achievements on and off the court during the 2014-15 academic year. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:10:51 EST Newberry tennis announces match changes http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448911/Newberry-tennis-announces-match-changes NEWBERRY — A trio of Newberry College tennis matches have been moved around due to the incoming weather and other external circumstances. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:11 EST Wolves outrun Tornados http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448860/Wolves-outrun-Tornados BREVARD, N.C. — Jessica Baxtrom scored a season-high eight goals and the Newberry women's lacrosse team rallied from an early deficit to capture their first victory of the season as they knocked off Brevard, 17-11. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:09 EST USC Aiken outpaces Newberry http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448816/USC-Aiken-outpaces-Newberry AIKEN — The Newberry Wolves came up on the short of end of the 5-1 score at Roberto Hernandez Stadium against the USC Aiken Pacers on Wednesday afternoon. With the loss the Wolves drop to 14-13 on the year while USC Aiken improves to... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:05 EST Eagles stand at 3-1 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152450452/Eagles-stand-at-3-1 NEWBERRY — Newberry Academy defeated Northside Christian, 16-6, on Tuesday night at the Smith Road Complex of Newberry College. The game did not start well for Newberry, as Northside jumped out to an early lead. The visitors scored three runs in... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:00 EST Prospects sought to impress NFL scouts on Pro Day http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localsports1-news/152347959/Prospects-sought-to-impress-NFL-scouts-on-Pro-Day NEWBERRY — Newberry College's top football players got a chance to show their skills in front of scouts for professional teams when NFL Draft Pro Day came to campus March 6. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 13:20:52 EST Ron Parker re-signs with Kansas City Chiefs http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152378797/Ron-Parker-re-signs-with-Kansas-City-Chiefs KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Former Newberry College football player Ron Parker has re-signed with the Kansas City Chiefs. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 11:20:52 EST