2013-06-11 Spartan Club Offering Chance To Win Tickets To UNCG-UNC Basketball Game The UNCG Spartan Club, the fundraising organization for UNCG Athletics, is offering two chances for fans to win a pair of tickets to the men’s basketball game at North Carolina in the upcoming 2013-14 season in conjunction with the end of the annual scholarship fund drive June 27.
2013-03-15 Registration Now Open For Spartan Club Golf Classic April 25 The UNCG Spartan Club will host its 22nd annual Spartan Club Golf Classic Thursday, April 25 at the Greensboro Country Club Farm Course. Head men’s basketball coach Wes Miller, men’s golf coach Terrance Stewart, women’s golf coach Sarah Sargent and other UNCG coaches and student-athletes will be on hand for a great day on the course.
2013-01-04 UNCG Hall Of Fame Ceremony Set For January 26 The UNCG athletics department will induct four individuals and one team into the Athletics Hall of Fame as the 2012 class.
2012-10-15 Homecoming Festivities Set For November 3 The UNCG athletic department and Spartan Club has announced the schedule for the 2012 Homecoming festivities Saturday, November 3.
2012-08-24 UNCG Announces Spartan Club Priority Point System GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG Spartan Club announced the implementation of a Priority Points System Friday to create a fair and equitable process for handling future season ticket sales and postseason/road game ticket sales for men’s and women’s basketball.
2012-07-02 Spartan Club Exceeds Annual Scholarship Goal For 2011-12 GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG Spartan Club, the official fundraising organization for UNCG Athletics, surpassed its annual scholarship fund goal of $300,000 for the 2012 fiscal year and set a new all-time record for the scholarship fund. The Spartan Club posted an annual scholarship fund total of $307,479, a 20.7% increase over last year’s total, increasing their efforts by over $50,000 and surpassing the previous high that was set in 1987.
2012-05-29 Jim and Betty Allen earn SoCon Distinguished Service Award SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG supporters Jim and Betty Allen have been announced as recipients of the Southern Conference’s Distinguished Service Award for 2012. They, along with honorees from the 11 other league schools, will be honored at the Southern Conference Honors Dinner in Asheville, N.C., on Wednesday.
2012-05-29 Shipman, Guensch, Carter join women's basketball staff GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG has added three new assistant coaches to its women’s basketball staff, head coach Wendy Palmer announced Tuesday. Latasha Shipman, Darren Guensch and LaToya Carter will all join the Spartan staff.
2012-05-22 UNCG recognizes student-athletes at annual Senior Banquet GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG Department of Athletics recently recognized its student-athletes at the UNCG Senior Banquet at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons. Men’s cross country and track athlete Joey Thompson and women’s soccer goalkeeper Kelsey Kearney earned UNCG’s male and female Spartan Awards.
2012-05-08 Ford, Schnell earn SoCon postgraduate scholarships SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG men’s soccer player Peyton Ford and women’s cross country and track and field runner Ashley Schnell have earned two of the Southern Conference’s eight postgraduate scholarships, the league office announced Tuesday.
2012-05-05 Thirty-five Spartan student-athletes graduate GREENSBORO, N.C. – Thirty-five UNCG student-athletes took part in graduation ceremonies across campus this week.
2012-05-02 Beyond Box Scores: Cnops happy to be a 4-percenter You can call Fanny Cnops a 4-percenter. And unless you somehow disapprove of excellence, that’s not a knock. According to the comprehensive rankings of Golfweek, the UNCG Spartan from Gent, Belgium, is among the top 4 percent of all players in NCAA women’s golf, and she’s doing it as a freshman. In the process, she has become the first Spartan to qualify for an NCAA regional as an individual in nine years.
2012-05-01 Season Ticket Holders Profile: Marc Bush UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels has profiled UNCG men’s basketball season ticket holders each week leading up to the May 1 deadline to get a “Say Yes to Wes” bobblehead with a $50 deposit per ticket for 2012-13 season tickets. The final feature is on Marc Bush.
2012-04-26 Season Ticket Holders Profile: Tom Martin UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels will profile UNCG men’s basketball season ticket holders each week leading up to the May 1 deadline to get a “Say Yes to Wes” bobblehead with a $50 deposit per ticket for 2012-13 season tickets. This week’s feature is on Tom Martin.
2012-04-19 Season Ticket Holders Profile: Neal Thacker UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels will profile UNCG men’s basketball season ticket holders each week leading up to the May 1 deadline to get a “Say Yes to Wes” bobblehead with a $50 deposit per ticket for 2012-13 season tickets. This week’s feature is on Neal Thacker.
2012-04-12 Season Ticket Holders Profile: Bryan and Wendy Hall UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels will profile UNCG men’s basketball season ticket holders each week leading up to the May 1 deadline to get a “Say Yes to Wes” bobblehead with a $50 deposit per ticket for 2012-13 season tickets. This week’s feature is on Bryan and Wendy Hall.
2012-04-11 Q&A with UNCG men's basketball coach Wes Miller In less than four months, Wes Miller has gone from a relatively unknown assistant coach to the youngest leader of an NCAA Division I program. That designation has since disappeared – somebody else hired somebody younger – but Miller, 29, is sticking around UNCG and generating considerable offseason interest in the Spartan program. He even has his own bobblehead, a perk for those who put down 2012-13 season-ticket deposits by the end of this month.
2012-04-02 Spartan Club Golf Classic set for April 25; registration now open GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG Spartan Club will host its 21st Annual Spartan Club Golf Classic on Wednesday, April 25, at Starmount Forest Country Club. New head men’s basketball coach Wes Miller, men’s golf coach Terrance Stewart, women’s golf coach Emily Marron and other UNCG coaches and athletes will be on-hand for a great day on the course.
2011-12-09 UNCG raises nearly $5,000 for FOX8 Gifts for Kids GREENSBORO, N.C.—UNCG Athletics raised nearly $5,000 during its annual participation in the FOX8 Gifts for Kids program, which concluded last week.
2011-11-29 UNCG Athletics teams again with Fox 8 Gifts for Kids GREENSBORO, N.C. — UNCG Athletics and WGHP FOX8 are teaming up once again for the FOX8 Gifts for Kids campaign to assist families in the Piedmont Area during the holiday season.
2011-11-21 Running down a dream UNCG Magazine highlights men's soccer manager Nathan Baker in this month's issue.
2011-11-21 Chelimo earns All-America honors at NCAA Championship TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – UNCG sophomore Paul Chelimo came in 13th place to become the first runner in school history to earn All-America honors on Monday afternoon at the NCAA Championship on the Gibson Championship Course.
2011-11-16 Spartan Club location change, promotions highlight men’s basketball home opener GREENSBORO, N.C.—Two promotions and one significant change highlight fan opportunities for Thursday’s UNCG men’s basketball home opener against UNC Pembroke at Greensboro Coliseum. Game time is 7 p.m.
2011-11-09 School-record 12 inducted into Golden Chain Honor Society GREENSBORO, N.C. – A school-record 12 UNCG student-athletes were inducted into the school’s prestigious Golden Chain Honor Society on Sunday.
2011-11-09 Freshman golfer to participate in international debate GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG freshman golfer Roy Dixon will represent the university in the upcoming Lloyd International Honors College’s Great Debate against the British National Debate Team, 7 p.m., Thursday at the Ferguson Building.
2011-11-07 Seven men’s basketball games to be televised in 2011-12 GREENSBORO, N.C.—UNCG men’s basketball will make seven appearances on national and regional television outlets during the 2011-12 season.
2011-10-14 Beyond Box Scores: Kim Record begins third year as UNCG AD Kim Record is in the car and on her way to catch people on the run. In other words, a perfectly normal, challenging, energetic morning.
2011-10-07 UNCG to host Go Blue Preview at Greensboro Coliseum on Oct. 16 GREENSBORO, N.C. – With the start of basketball season just around the corner, UNCG will host the Go Blue Preview at 5 p.m. on Oct. 16 at the Greensboro Coliseum. The event will serve as a sneak peak at the Spartans’ 2011-12 men’s and women’s basketball teams.
2011-10-07 UNCG named NFCA All-Academic, five named All-America Scholar Athletes STARKVILLE, Miss. – UNCG's softball team was named a National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Academic Team for 2010-11, while five student-athletes were named All-America Scholar Athletes, the NFCA announced Friday.
2011-09-13 Cnops matches school record as UNCG concludes play at Cougar Classic CHARLESTON, S.C. – UNCG freshman Fanny Cnops fired a final-round 72 and tied the school record for best 54-hole score with a 216 as the Spartans concluded play at the College of Charleston Cougar Classic on Tuesday at Yeamans Hall Club.
2011-09-02 UNCG announces women's basketball schedule GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s women’s basketball team will play a 28-game regular-season schedule that includes trips to national power North Carolina and a tournament in California as well as the 20-game Southern Conference slate, coach Wendy Palmer announced Friday.
2011-08-29 Ilhan earns national accolades, Spartans ranked nationally GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG forward Hakan Ilhan has earned a pair of national honors after leading the Spartans to an upset of No. 12 Duke on Friday, while UNCG has jumped into the national rankings in one men’s soccer poll.
2011-08-26 Beyond Box Scores: Volleyball tournament, soccer doubleheader highlight busy weekend The weather is supposed to be benign, the opposition isn’t, and the UNCG Spartans intend to be prepared for both this weekend.
2011-08-25 UNCG Athletics introduces Spartan Rookies program GREENSBORO, N.C.—Now even the youngest UNCG fans can be part of the fun!
2011-08-10 Spartans announce 2011-12 men’s basketball schedule GREENSBORO, N.C. – An appearance in the Maui Invitational, home games with East Carolina and 2011 Final Four participant VCU, and road games at Duke, Florida State and Miami (Fla.) highlight UNCG’s 2011-12 men’s basketball schedule, announced today by head coach Mike Dement.
2011-08-08 UNCG announces 2011 Hall of Fame class GREENSBORO, N.C. –Former men’s basketball standout Eric Cuthrell, volleyball coaching pioneer Tere Dail, women’s basketball record-holder Melinda Goodson and men’s soccer star Doug Hamilton have been elected to the UNCG Athletics Hall of Fame, Athletics Director Kim Record announced on Monday.
2011-08-04 Men’s basketball to participate in revamped Maui Invitational GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG men’s basketball will play in the expanded 2011 EA Sports Maui Invitational, participating as one of four new Mainland teams, it was announced on Thursday.
2011-08-04 Leah Allen tabbed as cross country/track assistant coach GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG cross country and track & field coach Linh Nguyen has named former Ashland University standout Leah Allen as assistant coach, he announced on Tuesday afternoon.
2011-07-13 IMG and UNCG form athletics multimedia rights partnership GREENSBORO, N.C. – IMG College, a division of IMG Worldwide, today announced it has reached an agreement with The University of North Carolina at Greensboro for a multi-year multimedia rights partnership.
2011-07-05 Keith McCray rounds out women's basketball staff GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former Radford assistant coach Keith McCray joins UNCG’s women’s basketball staff as an assistant coach, head coach Wendy Palmer announced Tuesday.
$article.date Spartan Club Closing In On Annual Scholarship Goal GREENSBORO, N.C. – The end of the Spartan Club’s annual scholarship fund drive on June 30th is approaching fast. Projections show that the fund is ahead of last year’s total, but additional contributions are needed in support of UNCG student-athletes to reach the goal.
$article.date Jody Smith named Associate AD for Compliance GREENSBORO, N.C. – Jody Smith has been named as Associate Athletic Director of Compliance at UNCG, Athletic Director Kim Record announced on Monday.
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