Day: March 13, 2017

Chowan Football Releases 2017 Schedule

MURFREESBORO, NC – The Chowan University Department of Athletics has released the 2017 football schedule. The Hawks, who played six home games in 2016, will hit the road for six games this season and host four games at Garrison Stadium.  Chowan kicks-off the 2017 season  with Fayetteville State University at home on September 2nd in a nonconference […]

Kevin Wilson to headline 2017 Mary Frances Hobson Lecture

MURFREESBORO, NC – Chowan University is pleased to announce Kevin Wilson as the 2017 recipient of the Mary Frances Hobson Prize for Distinguished Achievement in Arts and Letters. Wilson is best known for his 2011 novel The Family Fang, which was turned into a film in 2015. Starring Nicole Kidman and Jason Bateman, it premiered […]

Chowan Softball: Hawks Sweep ESU to Wrap up Tournament

SALEM, VA –  The Chowan University softball team picked up two wins in final day play of the West Virginia Wesleyan University Tournament at Moyer Park in Salem, Virginia on Sunday afternoon. The Hawks swept East Stroudsburg in a doubleheader with scores of 8-0 and 6-4. Chowan improved their overall record to 15-13 after going 4-1 […]

Chowan WLAX: Hawks Soar Past Bobcats for Conference Win

MURFREESBORO, NC – The Chowan University women's lacrosse team picked up a decisive 12-9 win over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon. The Hawks improved to 2-4 overall and 2-2 in the league after the match while the Bobcats fell to 1-3 overall and 0-2 in league play.  Chowan opened the scoring quickly […]

CU Men’s Tennis Outlast Golden Bulls in CIAA Play

SALISBURY, NC- The Chowan University men's tennis team grabbed a 9-0 win over Johnson C. Smith University in their first conference match of the season at the CIAA Round Up on Friday evening. The Hawks move to 6-5 on the year and 1-0 in the CIAA, while the Golden Bulls slipped to 0-6 on the […]

Hawks Climb Past Lady Blue Bears

SALISBURY, NC-The Chowan University women's tennis team earned a 9-0 win over Livingstone College in their first conference match of the season at the CIAA Round Up on Friday evening. The Hawks advance to an overall 5-6 record and 1-0 record 0 in conference play. With the setback, the Lady Blue Bears dropped to 0-5 […]

Herman Clark, CU’s First All-American Athlete, Passes Away

MURFREESBORO, NC – The Chowan University community is mourning the loss of Mr. Herman Alfred Clark who passed away in Jackson, North Carolina on Saturday, March 11th, 2017. Clark was Chowan's first-ever All-American athlete. He earned the honor in 1955 as a member of the Chowan University football team under the direction of Coach Herb […]