Josh Parks, a 2014 Chase High graduate who was a star runner on last year’s track and field team, competed in his first collegiate meet for Gardner-Webb University last Friday and Saturday at the 49er Invitational on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Senior Tyler Strange poured in a game-high 23 points to go along with a contest-best nine assists to lead Gardner-Webb to a 91-81 win over Charleston Southern in Big South Conference play on Senior Night in Paul Porter Arena Thursday night.
Freshman Raven Gray of the North Carolina A&T softball team was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Rookie of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday.
Tyrell Nelson poured in a career-high 27 points with a perfect 10-for-10 night from the floor, and senior Tyler Strange dished out a game-high eight assists, as Colorado scored 66 of its 87 points in the paint en route to an 87-78 win over Gardner-Webb in the first round of the 2015 College Basketball Invitational on Wednesday night.
March Madness has come to Boiling Springs. For just the second time in its Division I history, the Gardner-Webb men’s basketball team accepted a bid to play in the postseason, as it faces Colorado tonight in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational (CBI).