Month: May 2017

Chowan Athletics Announce 2017 Summer Camps

MURFREESBORO, N.C.- The Chowan University athletic department announced their summer camp offerings on Tuesday.  This summer, the women's basketball program, Hawks Soccer Academy, and Alex Jones with our strength and conditioning program will offer summer camps for area youth. The women's basketball program will host three camps this summer: Skills camp, Lil Hawks camp and a Team […]

Zack Cooper tabbed D2CCA All-American

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Division II Conference Commissioner's Association announced their Division II All-Americans for the 2017 season over the weekend with senior Zack Cooper earning Third Team All-American honors. Cooper was named D2CCA Third Team All-American after picking up First Team All-Region honors as a utility player.  The Franklinton, N.C. native garnered All-CIAA Second Team honors as well. On […]

Kayla Robins named D2CCA All-American

MURFREESBORO, N.C.- The Division II Conference Commissioner's Association announced on Wednesday, May 24 their Division II All-Americans for the 2017 season.  Kayla Robins pitched her way to Third Team All-American Status. Senior, Kayla Robins, was selected as a Third Team All-American after a stellar final season with the Blue and White.  During her senior season, Robins posted […]

CU Women’s Soccer Produces Top-Five NCAA Turnaround

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Chowan University Women's Soccer Program was announced by the NCAA of having a top-five best turnaround during the 2016 season among Division II Women's programs. Chowan posted an 8-6-2 season during the 2016 campaign improving from a 1-12-2 season a year ago.  The turnaround was marked as tied for the third best […]

Three Programs Garner CIAA Team Academic Awards

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) continues to demonstrate its focus on the importance of success both academically and athletically with its Team Academic Awards. The CIAA announces the 2016-17 highest cumulative team grade point average recipients. Chowan garnered three CIAA Team Academic Awards this season.  The Volleyball team earned the Team Award with […]

Rivera-Garcia Competes at PGA Minority Championships

PORT ST. LUCIE, FLA.- Gaby Rivera-Garcia of the Chowan Women's Golf team competed at the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championships on May 12-14 at the Ryder Course in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The PGA Minority Collegiate Championships is a 54-hole, stroke-play comprising of Division I, II, III and NAIA programs along with individuals from those divisions. Gaby Rivera-Garcia finished fifth […]

Zack Cooper named D2CCA All-Atlantic First Team

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) announced on Thursday the D2CCA Atlantic All-Region Baseball honors.  Senior Zack Cooper was selected to the First Team All-Region as a utility player/pitcher. Cooper picks up First Team All-Region honors as a utility player and second D2CCA All-Region honors being selected to the Second Team last season.  The Franklinton, N.C. […]

Robins and Parson Named D2CCA Softball All-Region

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Division II Conference Commissioner's Association released on Monday, May 15 All-Atlantic Regional selections with Kayla Robins and Brittany Parson getting an All-Regional nods. Kayla Robins was named to the D2CCA All-Atlantic Region First Team after a career senior season.  The senior pitcher picked up CIAA Pitcher of the Year, CIAA First-Team, and NFCA All-Region honors. Robins finished […]

Linda White receives Honorary Doctorate

The Chowan University Commencement, held May 6, 2017, celebrated the accomplishments of 217 students who received degrees ranging from Associates to Masters. Students typically spent anywhere from 2 to 5 years focusing on their studies. However, in addition to the standard degrees awarded each May, a unique honor was bestowed upon Linda Ann Fleming White, for […]

Kayla Robins earns NFCA All-Region Honors

LOUISVILLE, KY. –The National Fastpitch Coaches Association has announced the 2017 NFCA Division II All-Region teams. This year's squads are comprised of 210 student-athletes from 116 programs. The awards honor softball student-athletes from the Association's eight regions with first and second team selections. NFCA member coaches from each respective region voted on the teams, and […]