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East Carolina Soccer Season Ends In American Conference Semifinals

East Carolina Soccer Season Ends In American Conference Semifinals

The Pirates Conclude The 2014 Campaign With a 12-8-1 Overall Record Box Score TAMPA, FL Nov. 7, 2014 – The East Carolina women’s soccer team saw its pursuit of the program’s first conference crown come to an end with a 3-0 defeat to USF on its home field in the semifinals of the 2014 American Athletic Conference Championship Friday night at Corbett Stadium. In her final collegiate match, senior goalkeeper Erika Lenns made a career-high nine saves, while sophomore Lana Spitler and freshman Danielle Eule led the Pirates with two shots apiece.   Both sides battled each other’s respective midfields for the early portion of the match, but USF (13-6-1) quickly began to put a clamp on possession and earned […]

ECU Pirates Baseball Reveals 2015 Schedule

ECU Pirates Baseball Reveals 2015 Schedule

Pirates Play Six Teams That Appeared In 2014 NCAA Regionals ECU Pirates Baseball 2015 Schedule (PDF) GREENVILLE, NC Nov. 5, 2014 – Thirty-four home games at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium, including the 12th-Annual Keith LeClair Classic, highlight the 2015 East Carolina baseball schedule announced Wednesday morning by first-year head coach Cliff Godwin. The 2015 slate features 11 games against six teams that earned a bid to the 2014 NCAA Regionals, 28 against squads with 30-plus wins and six that finished ranked in the national polls.   ECU will play 24 of its first 33 games at Clark-LeClair Stadium including its first two American Athletic Conference series (Memphis and Tulane) and will also stay in state of North Carolina for […]

East Carolina Soccer Cruises Past Houston, 3-1

East Carolina Soccer Cruises Past Houston, 3-1

The Pirates Will Challenge No. 2 Seed Memphis In Sunday’s Quarterfinal Round Box Score MEMPHIS, TN Oct. 31, 2014 – Senior Brianna Spitler, junior Kendall Frey and sophomore Lana Spitler each scored a goal, as the East Carolina women’s soccer team defeated Houston, 3-1, Friday afternoon in the first round of the 2014 American Athletic Conference Championship at the University of Memphis. The No. 7 seed in the tournament, East Carolina (11-7-1) advances to Sunday’s quarterfinal round to face host and No. 2 seed Memphis (8-5-4) at 3 p.m.   “The team played a great game today,” head coach Rob Donnenwirth said. “It was great to see us take what we did in training during the week and bring it […]

Swashbuckling Fun – Pirate Makes Appearance During Museum Program

Swashbuckling Fun – Pirate Makes Appearance During Museum Program

PIRATE MAKES APPEARANCE DURING MUSEUM PROGRAM Calling all buccaneers ages 5 to 8! Meet a pirate and challenge him to a sword fight. Listen to tales of infamous seafarers, such as Blackbeard, Calico Jack and Anne Bonney, and make a seaworthy craft during the program Pirates, Ahoy! at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh on Saturday, July 26, from10 a.m. to noon. This seafaring, swashbuckling fun is$10 per child and $8 for N.C. Museum of History Associates members. Registration is required; call 919-807-7992 to reserve a spot. An adult must accompany the child. Kids can participate in solo sword “fights” with pirate re-enactor Wes Caudill. In these duels, they will use swords they make from foam pool toys that […]

July Programs at N.C. Museum of History

July Programs at N.C. Museum of History

RALEIGH, NC June 9, 2014 – Before air-conditioning, North Carolinians had innovative ways to survive summer’s sizzling heat: iceboxes, swimming holes and other cool comforts. In July at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh, two children’s programs will focus on old-fashioned ways folks used to beat the heat. Adults can take advantage of a variety of July programs, such as History à la Carte: Making the Twin City. During this lunchtime lecture, hear about the formation of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. July’s Artist at Work will be Andy Sterlen, a self-taught tailor who re-creates clothing from the Georgian, Victorian and early Edwardian eras (1750s-1920s). Watch him make an 18th-century gentleman’s coat. Mark your calendar for all this and more […]

ECU Concludes Season with 3-0 Loss at UTEP

ECU Concludes Season with 3-0 Loss at UTEP

Beasley finishes career with 1,410 digs to rank second all-time Box Score | Box Score | Play-By-Play EL PASO, TX November 17, 2013 -Senior outside hitter Whitney Campbell led the East Carolina offense with 13 kills, but it wasn’t enough as ECU suffered a 3-0 [28-30, 20-25, 23-25] sweep at UTEP to end the season. In the final match of the year, all five seniors earned the start as the Pirates concluded the season with a 13-19 overall record and a 3-11 Conference USA mark as they just missed the conference tournament. Campbell was the only Pirate to finish with double-figure kills. She also added seven digs, three total blocks and an assist. Senior opposite Nicole Willis recorded nine kills, while […]

Jada Payne Leads East Carolina Past Loyola, 68-47

Jada Payne Leads East Carolina Past Loyola, 68-47

Box Score |  Photo Gallery  Box Score | Play-By-Play | Post-Game Quotes GREENVILLE, NC November 17, 2013 – Redshirt sophomore Jada Payne poured in a career-high 26 points to help lift East Carolina over Loyola (Md.), 68-47, on Sunday afternoon. The Pirates used a balanced offense and a stout defense to improve to 4-0 on the year, while the Greyhounds dropped to 0-3. Payne, who has recorded back-to-back 20-point performances, led the offensive attack with a game-high 26 points while shooting 66.7-percent (8-for-12) from the field, 83.3-percent (5-for-6) from three-point range and a perfect 5-for-5 from the charity stripe. The Hickory, N.C., native also added seven rebounds, and a steal in the contest. Redshirt junior guard Abria Trice contributed nine points, […]

ECU Pirates Set To Open NIT Against Norfolk State

ECU Pirates Set To Open NIT Against Norfolk State

ECU Opens NIT Tip-Off Against Norfolk State East Carolina is making its first appearance in the NIT Tip-Off Monday against the Norfolk State Spartans at approximately 9:30 p.m. at Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium. The winner will advance to play the winner of the Duke-UNC Asheville game on Tuesday. The Pirates have won eight straight games dating back to last season, the second longest streak in the nation behind Louisville (19) and one game in front of Baylor (who host Louisiana-Lafayette Sunday). The eight-game winning streak is the longest in school history as a Division I member and its longest since the 1955-56 season. ECU is looking to open the season 4-0 for the second straight season and for the just […]

ECU Concludes Home Stand with Loyola on Sunday

ECU Concludes Home Stand with Loyola on Sunday

The Pirates and Greyhounds tip off at 2 p.m. on November 17 Game 4: Loyola (Md.) at East Carolina Date Sunday, Nov. 17 Time 2:00 p.m. (ET) Location Greenville, N.C. | Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum Live Game Coverage Gametracker (Live Stats) | Live Video Game Notes East Carolina 2013-14 Women’s Basketball Statistics East Carolina | Loyola ECU Women’s Basketball Central Gameday Central | Roster | Fact Book Conference USA Women’s Basketball NCAA Women’s Basketball GREENVILLE, NC November 16, 2013 The Game East Carolina plays host to Loyola (Maryland) on Sunday, November 17. The Pirates and the Greyhounds will tip-off at 2 p.m. at Williams Arena inside Minges Coliseum. Fans who bring their ECU Football ticket stub from the Saturday, November […]

ECU Seniors Lead Pirates To Victory, 63-14

ECU Seniors Lead Pirates To Victory, 63-14

Cooper And Wiggins Score Three TDs On Senior Day Final Stats |  Photo Gallery  By Bill Woodward ECUPirates.com Final Stats l ECU Post-Game Notes l Post-Game Quotes l Highlights and Interviews GREENVILLE, NC November 16, 2013 – East Carolina’s football team set up a one-game showdown at Marshall in two weeks for a divisional title and a berth in the Conference USA championship game with a dominant performance Saturday on Senior Day against UAB. The Pirates rolled up a season-high 625 yards of total offense, 278 of it on the ground, their highest rushing total for the season, to rout the Blazers 63-14 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. Since a triple-overtime loss at Tulane, the Pirates have run off four-straight C-USA victories to improve […]

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