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While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic prevented the Barton College men’s swimming team from sending its first competitor into the NCAA Division II championships, it did not prevent the … more
Two of Barton College’s most accomplished men’s track and field athletes along with a pair of school record-holders on the women’s team were among the school’s seven seniors … more
When John McNeil was ready to give up on basketball, Bob Burke was one of those who had different ideas. McNeil was a celebrated Fike High product under legendary head coach Harvey Reid Jr. As a … more
When a Bob Burke-coached men’s college basketball team took the court, the opposition and observers knew to expect a competitive evening. “We didn’t have a choice. That’s … more
One will never know the amount of kills Barton College senior right-side hitter Angelos Mandilaris would have racked up had his final record-setting campaign in a Bulldogs uniform proceeded to a … more
Seven Barton College baseball seniors, including shortstop JoJo Allen, were accorded All-Conference Carolinas status by the NCAA Division II league Friday, continuing its process of honoring only … more
Three players from the Barton College men’s golf team have been named to the NCAA Division II All-Conference Carolinas senior men’s golf team for the abbreviated 2020 season. The … more
Hailing from Canada and residing a mere 20 minutes apart, Nikki Norlin and Clare McMahon traveled to North Carolina to enroll at Barton College and become key performers for the women’s golf … more
The mantras of “be the best version of ourselves we can be” and “be uncommon, not average” face a challenging uptick for the Barton College football team that is optimistic it … more
Spoils for the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas championship men’s swimming team from Barton College now include the leagues scholar athlete of the year. Conference officials recently … more
Duke’s Tre Jones joined a video chat with the media Friday about his decision to declare for the NBA draft. Such an interview normally covers thoughts on the trainers he is working with and … more
One more time, Jalen Harris is on the move. After concluding his second season with the University of Arkansas men’s basketball team, — and his second coaching staff in as many seasons … more
List Alex Hart, a junior right-hander from Barton College, among the five familiar faces that are pitchers returning from the championship 2019 team to take the mound for summer collegiate … more
Keith Gorman could not have predicted this would be the way his first season as the head coach of the Barton College baseball program would have ended. Just days after the Bulldogs (12-12) beat … more
If there’s a moment or two of levity to be had during an unprecedented interruption of the college football calendar, it is this for East Carolina head coach Mike Houston. Remember those … more
Upon confidently realizing she could shoot and score the basketball, the proverbial sky became the limit for 6-foot-2 junior Barton College women’s basketball star Shanika Peterkin. The … more
Barton College Athletic Director Todd Wilkinson estimates 50-60 senior spring sports student-athletes will be affected by a provision approved last week to extend NCAA Division II eligibility because … more
Harry Markotay provided invaluable assistance for the 2019 Wilson Tobs summer collegiate baseball team that won both halves of the North Division in the Coastal Plain League and reached for the … more
Savion Staton and his Sandhills Community College teammates find themselves in a league of their own as far as college basketball is concerned for the 2019-20 season. With the frustration and … more
Senior Marissa Stevenson of Barton College concluded her sterling women’s tennis career as the final 2020 NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas Player of the Week. The announcement came … more
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