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No. 25 ECU and No. 11 N.C. State Tangle In Midweek Action

No. 25 ECU and No. 11 N.C. State Tangle In Midweek Action

March 20, 2012 vs.    No. 25 East Carolina vs. No. 11 N.C. State Mar. 20, 2012 | 6 p.m. (EST) Greenville, N.C. RADIO: WNCT 1070 AM Watch | Live Stats | ECU Notes | N.C. State Notes | C-USA Notes | Tickets | Gameday Central | Live Chat EAST CAROLINA PIRATES Record 14-4 Last Game Win vs. Penn State, 7-4 (3/18/12) Head Coach Billy Godwin (Atlantic Christian, 1986) Career: 493-227 (13th season) ECU Record: 231-142 (7th season) Twitter @ECUBaseball N.C. STATE WOLFPACK Record 15-3 Last Game Win vs. No. 24 Wake Forest, 5-4 (3/18/12) Head Coach Elliott Avent (VCU, 1983) Career Record: 571-369 (16th season) Record at School: 796-574 (24th) Week Five Recap SERIES HISTORY • Tonight’s game will […]

The Coastal Business Alliance Chapter of BNI Holds Visitors’ Day

The Coastal Business Alliance Chapter of BNI Holds Visitors’ Day

Jacksonville, NC March 28, 2012:  Business Network International (BNI), an international networking organization specializing in business referrals among members, is holding a Visitors’ Day for its Coastal Business Alliance Chapter on March 28 from 8:00am to 10:00am at Jacksonville Country Club. The Visitor’s Day event is an opportunity for business owners to experience the great business opportunities that come from networking with BNI as well as learn about the businesses in Coastal Business Alliance Chapter.  Every attendee will also be given the opportunity to briefly promote their own business.   BNI is a great way for businesses to experience growth by maximizing their marketing efforts through word of mouth. BNI generated over 5 million referrals for member businesses in 2008-referrals […]

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ECU Advances To Match Play Quarterfinals Before Being Eliminated

ECU Advances To Match Play Quarterfinals Before Being Eliminated

BRADENTON, Fla. March 18, 2012 – East Carolina’s men’s golf team split a pair of matches on Sunday during the first day of action at the Callaway Collegiate Match Play Championship at The Concession Golf Club. Collegiate Match Play Championships The ninth-seeded Pirates defeated Iowa in the margin of victory tiebreaker six holes to five during the first round of play before falling to top-seeded Arkansas during the afternoon round, 4-1. Against Iowa, Ryan Eibner and Eric Brady recorded 3 and 2 and 3 and 1 advantages. Iowa’s Barrett Kelpin led ECU’s Harold Varner 1-up in the final hole of the final match but Varner’s birdie on No. 18 halved the match and clinched the win for the Pirates. Arkansas […]

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No. 25 East Carolina Completes Sweep Of Penn State, 7-4

No. 25 East Carolina Completes Sweep Of Penn State, 7-4

GREENVILLE, N.C. March 18, 2012 – No. 25 East Carolina (14-4) scored four runs in the seventh inning to come from behind and complete its series weekend sweep over Penn State (3-14), 7-4 Sunday afternoon at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium. Trailing 4-2 going to the bottom half of the seventh, ECU drew six walks and John Wooten reached on an infield bunt single back to the pitcher to take a 6-4 lead in game three of the weekend series. Penn State reliever Cody Lewis entered the game in the seventh and promptly walked Philip Clark and Corey Thompson before Wooten loaded the bases with a bunt single back to the mound. Drew Reynolds followed with an RBI ground out […]

No. 25 ECU and Penn State Set To Play Game Two

No. 25 ECU and Penn State Set To Play Game Two

vs.    No. 25 East Carolina vs. Penn State Mar. 17, 2012 | 2 p.m. (EST) Greenville, N.C. RADIO: WNCT 1070 AM EAST CAROLINA PIRATES Record 12-4 Last Game Win vs. Penn State, 5-4 (3/16/12) Head Coach Billy Godwin (Atlantic Christian, 1986) Career: 491-227 (13th season) ECU Record: 229-142 (7th season) Twitter @ECUBaseball PENN STATE NITTANY LIONS Record 3-12 Last Game Loss at ECU, 5-4 (3/16/12) Head Coach Robbie Wine (Oklahoma State, 2002) Career Record: 188-210 (8th season) Record at School: Same Week Four Recap SERIES HISTORY • Friday night’s game will mark the second meeting between the two schools … ECU holds a 1-0 all-time record and picked up the series’ first win on Feb. 24, 2006 during the […]

Posted in: Greenville NC
Baseball. Live Chat: ECU vs. Penn State (Mar. 17)

Baseball. Live Chat: ECU vs. Penn State (Mar. 17)

East Carolina baseball Live Chat is back for the 2012 season. If you can’t make it to the stadium to watch the Pirates play, join our live chats that start 15 minutes before the first pitch. Just a reminder, comments are not automatically added to the live chat, but are screened and then posted.    

Posted in: Greenville NC
Football. 2012 Pirates Ready To Start Spring Work Monday

Football. 2012 Pirates Ready To Start Spring Work Monday

by Sam Hickman ECUPirates.com After finishing with a 5-7 record in 2011 and coming one game short of a sixth-straight bowl appearance, East Carolina will officially begin its 2012 campaign with the start of spring drills Monday inside the Cliff Moore Practice Facility. Third-year head coach Ruffin McNeill said he and his staff are looking forward to hitting the gridiron for the season’s first organized practice session after beginning offseason preparations in early January. “We’ve been working hard during the offseason to be ready for Monday,” he said. “I think everybody is excited. As coaches, we’re ready to see the kids compete. The goal is to grow as a team every day. We need to walk off the field each […]

Posted in: Greenville NC
M. Tennis. Pirates Fall To Campbell, 4-3

M. Tennis. Pirates Fall To Campbell, 4-3

GREENVILLE, N.C. — The East Carolina men’s tennis team won the doubles point, but was unable to hold on as Campbell defeated the Pirates, 4-3, at River Birch Tennis Center Friday. The loss drops their record to 10-5 on the season. John Schmitt and Patriek Wolterbeek defeated Fernando Guillen and Josep Bardo, 8-6, at the No. 2 position after Nicolas Soriano and Damien Brenard downed August Iwdal and Ondrej Kralik, 8-4, at No. 3. Brenard claimed the first of the Pirates’ two singles victories with a 6-4, 6-3 win over James Jones at No. 5. Sophomore Mario Martinez rallied from a set down at No. 6 to defeat Kralik. The Camels won each of the top four flights in straight […]

Posted in: Greenville NC
East Carolina Opens C-USA Play At Tulsa

East Carolina Opens C-USA Play At Tulsa

March 15, 2012 at     East Carolina Games 25-26: Tulsa Saturday, March 17 | 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. ET Tulsa, Okla. (Collins Family Softball Complex) Game 1 Watch Live | Game 2 Watch Live | Game 1 Gametracker | Game 2 Gametracker | Live Chat | Mobile Live Chat EAST CAROLINA PIRATES Record 10-14 Last Game L, 4-2 at North Carolina (3/13) Game Notes East Carolina Notes Statistics 2012 Stats TULSA GOLDEN HURRICANE Record 16-6 Last Game L, 1-0 at Jacksonville (3/12) Statistics 2012 Stats PIRATE SOFTBALL CENTRAL Gameday Central 2012 Fact Book 2012 Roster C-USA Softball NCAA Softball GREENVILLE, N.C. – Following 24 nonconference games to begin the year, East Carolina (10-14) heads into the Conference USA portion […]

M. Tennis. Men’s Tennis Match Moved To River Birch Tennis Center

M. Tennis. Men’s Tennis Match Moved To River Birch Tennis Center

GREENVILLE, N.C. – The men’s tennis match between East Carolina and Campbell that was originally scheduled to take place at the ECU Tennis Complex on Friday has been moved to River Birch Tennis Center. The non-conference tilt remains set for a 2:30 p.m. EDT start. The River Birch Tennis Center is located at 513 W. Arlington Blvd.  

Posted in: Greenville NC
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