Month: November 2016

Chase and Zavala Garner CIAA All-Tournament Honors

PETERSBURG, VA- The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in conjunction with the CIAA Volleyball Championship Committee announced the 2016 All-Tournament Team on Sunday afternoon.  Chowan University's Suraya Chase and Bailey Zavala earned CIAA All-Tournament accolades.  Chase, a native of Arouca, Trinidad and Tobago, recorded 27 kills and 26 digs over the course of two matches at this weekend's CIAA […]

CU Swimming Strokes Past UNC-Pembroke

MURFREESBORO – The Chowan University women's swim team won 14 events in a home dual meet against UNC-Pembroke on Friday afternoon. Friday's meet is the second first place finish for the Hawks women's swim team this season. The Hawks stroked out a 109-67 victory over the visiting Braves. The Hawks opened the meet with top […]

Hawks Down Lady Falcons 3-0, Advance to CIAA Semifinal

Box Score PETERSBURG, VA- The Chowan University volleyball team captured a 3-0 victory over Saint Augustine's University in the opening round of the CIAA Championship on Friday afternoon.  The Hawks entered the tournament as the No. 1 seed from the CIAA Northern Division while the Lady Falcons were the No. 4 seed from the Southern Division.  The Hawks […]

International Help Portrait Day at Chowan University

On Saturday, December 3rd, the VISION Club and Photography Club at Chowan University will be celebrating International Help Portrait Day. Help Portrait is a movement of photographers who are using their time, equipment and expertise to give back to those who are less fortunate. Since their launch in 2008, Help-Portrait has become more of a movement and less of an organization. […]

Tenney Tabbed CIAA Coach of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC- The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association in conjunction with the Volleyball Coaches Association and Sports Information Directors Association has announced the CIAA Player, Rookie, and Coach of the Week.  Chowan University Head Coach Melody Tenney earned CIAA Coach of the Week accolades.  Tenney led the Hawks to two CIAA Northern Division wins during the last week […]

Hawks Tame Mustangs 98-67 in Home Season Opener

Box Score MURFREESBORO- The Chowan University men's basketball team opened the 2016-17 season with a 98-67 win over Mid-Atlantic Christian University on Wednesday evening.  The Hawks start the year with a 1-0 record while the Mustangs slide to 1-3 on the year with the setback. Dixon Ogwo led the effort for Mid-Atlantic Christian with 10 points […]

Hawks Hold off Patriots in Tale of Two Halves

Box Score FLORENCE, SC- The Chowan University women's basketball team grabbed a 70-65 win over Francis Marion University on the road on Wednesday evening.  The Hawks improve to 3-0 win the victory while the Patriots slide to 1-2 with the setback.  Jordan Payne recorded her third consecutive double-double for Chowan on Wednesday.  She grabbed a team-high 13 […]

Chowan Hall of Fame welcomes six new members

This article is reprinted in full with permission from Cal Bryant at the Roanoke Chowan News Herald. MURFREESBORO – Over the past 30 years, outstanding players, coaches and athletic patrons have been honored for the blood, sweat and tears they have individually poured into Chowan University athletics and accepted their rightful place in the school’s Hall […]

Beal Tabbed to D2CCA All-Atlantic Region Second Team

MURFREESBORO, NC- The Division II Conference Commissioners Association announced the D2CCA NCAA Division II Women's Soccer All-Atlantic Region Team on Wednesday afternoon.  Chowan University's Rebekah Beal earned Second Team Honors.  Beal scored 13 goals and recorded three assists for the Hawks during her first collegiate season.  The Rocky Mount, North Carolina native led Chowan to an 8-6-2 overall record; […]

Six Hawks Honored by CIAA, Chase Tabbed CIAA Volleyball Player of the Year

CHARLOTTE, NC- The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in conjunction with the Volleyball Coaches Association and Sports Information Directors Association announced the 2016 All-CIAA First, Second, and All-Rookie Teams on Tuesday afternoon.  Chowan University's Suraya Chase headlined this year's list of honorees as the CIAA Player of the Year.  Morgan Spencer, Caitlin Turner, and Bailey Zavala join Chase on the All-CIAA First Team […]