Athletics News

  • Currier Earns 100th Head Coaching Win in One-Sided Affair
    December 10, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- Pfeiffer Head Coach Jeremy Currier earned a milestone victory in Pfeiffer's (4-0) 129-73 dismantling of Carolina Christian (6-7) on Sunday afternoon. The win was number 100 in the young coaching career of Currier with 93 of those wins coming as the leader of the Falcons program.
  • Men's Basketball Improves to 3-0 with 123-107 Victory over Averett
    December 09, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – In an offensive explosion, the Pfeiffer men’s basketball team (3-0) remained unbeaten with a 123-107 victory over Averett (5-2) on Saturday evening inside Merner Gymnasium. Josh Calhoun scored a team-high 31 points in the victory and Brendan Jones dropped a career-high 18 points on 5-of-8 shooting.
  • Baseball Releases 2018 Schedule; Season Opens Feb. 3
    December 06, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Head Coach Dusty Blake announced the 2018 Pfeiffer Baseball schedule this afternoon as the Falcons embark on their first season as members of NCAA Division III and the USA South Athletic Conference.
  • Women's Basketball Stays Hot with 92-69 Victory at Meredith
    December 03, 2017
    RALEIGH, N.C. -- For the first time since the 2012-13 season, the Pfeiffer women's basketball is off to a 3-0 start thanks to tenacious defense and an uptempo offense. For the second consecutive game, the Falcons broke the program record for most shot attempts in a game, hoisting 98 attempts in 40 minutes en route to a 92-69 victory over Meredith (0-7) on Sunday afternoon.
  • Falcons Open Their Season At The JDL Kick-off Classic; Chavers Finishes 4th In Weight Throw
    December 02, 2017
    On Saturday, the Pfeiffer Falcons opened up their indoor portion of their track and field season as they competed in the JDL Kick-off Classic. The Falcons were one of a few Division III schools present, but their main competition was against former Division II foes and Division I athletes.
  • Men's Lacrosse Announces 2018 Schedule
    November 30, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The Pfeiffer men’s lacrosse program announced its 2018 schedule this afternoon. Head Coach Scott Nelson’s squad will embark on their inaugural season as members of the USA South Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III where Nelson previously won a National Championship at Nazareth College.
  • Jackson and Eaton Selected to Second Team All-State
    November 28, 2017
    Senior defender Tori Jackson and freshman forward Cayci Eaton were selected to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) Second Team All-State as announced by the organization on Tuesday afternoon. The duo becomes ninth and tenth players in program history to be named to the All-State team.
  • Pfeiffer Joins ECAC; Eligible to Compete in Postseason Tournaments Starting This Year
    November 15, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Pfeiffer Vice President for Athletics Bob Reasso announced today that the Falcons have become the 108th Division III program to join the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC).  Pfeiffer becomes the first DIII program from North Carolina to join the prestigious Conference and the move will allow Pfeiffer an opportunity to play in the postseason immediately while they continue to transition to full members of DIII. 
  • Kimura Steps Down as Volleyball Coach
    November 28, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Chris Kimura, who served on the Pfeiffer volleyball staff for four seasons, has announced his resignation. Kimura was an assistant with the Falcons for three seasons before being named the interim head coach earlier this fall.
  • Women's Basketball Breaks a Pair of Records in 91-55 Victory at William Peace
    November 20, 2017
    RALEIGH, N.C. – In their first game against a USA South Athletic Conference opponent as a Division III program, the Pfeiffer women’s basketball team (2-0) easily dispatched William Peace by a final score of 92-55 on Monday evening. The Falcons broke team records for most steals (26) and most shot attempts (95) in the one-sided victory.
  • Falcons Dismantle Barber Scotia, 105-54
    November 19, 2017
    CONCORD, N.C. – In game two of the StatGeek Tip Off Classic, Pfeiffer (2-0) dismantled Barber Scotia (3-5) by a final score of 105-54 on Sunday afternoon. Once again, 14 players scored in the victory led by 15 apiece from Josh Calhoun and Eric Ambrosio.
  • Harris Records Double-Double and Falcons Tie Record for Steals in 72-33 Dismantling of Hollins
    November 17, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – For the second straight season, the Pfeiffer women’s basketball team won its season opener, easily dispatching of Hollins (0-2) by a final score of 72-33 on Friday evening inside Merner Gymnasium. Grayson Harris tallied a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds and added four blocked shots.
  • Final Day of the Queen's Fall Frenzy
    November 17, 2017
    On Friday, the Pfeiffer Falcons swim team competed in day one of Queen’s Fall Frenzy as they swam against teams from both Division I and II. In each event in this three day competition, heats would determine the final place order.
  • Falcons Dominate Barber Scotia in Opener; Break Program Record with 85 First Half Points
    November 15, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer men's basketball team (1-0) dominated Barber Scotia (3-3) in the season opener on Wednesday evening, beating the Sabers by a final score of 137-100 inside Merner Gymnasium. The Falcons scored 85 points in the first half, breaking the program record for most points in a half which was set in 2010 when Pfeiffer dropped 77 in a half against Barton. Pfeiffer also shattered the record for most steals in a game, recording 33 thefts. The previous record of 23 had stood since 1992. 
  • Men's Basketball Opens 2017-18 Season with Barber Scotia
    November 15, 2017
    The Pfeiffer men’s basketball team kicks off its 2017-18 campaign tonight with a home game against Barber Scotia in the StatGeek Tipoff Classic.
  • Men's Basketball Announces 100-Point Promotion
    November 13, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The highest scoring team in Divisions I and II from a season ago, the Pfeiffer men’s basketball team is ready to score its fans some free ice cream. Today, the Falcons and Wendy’s announced a promotion for the 2017-18 men’s basketball season that when they score 100 or more points at home, selected fans in attendance will get a voucher for a free frosty.
  • Women's Basketball Opens 2017-18 Season With Exhibition Game at Gardner-Webb
    November 10, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- For the first time in program history, the Pfeiffer women's basketball team will take the court as members of the USA South Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III as they open the 2017-18 campaign with an exhibition game at Gardner-Webb tonight at 7 p.m. 
  • Faclons Swim Team Picks Up Victory Versus Sweet Briar; Falls to UNCP
    November 04, 2017
    On Saturday afternoon, the Pfeiffer Falcons swim team picked up their first victory of the season as they competed in a double dual against the host school Sweet Briar College and UNC Pembroke. The Falcons were able to pick up a win against the Vixens,131-95, but fell to the Braves, 117-112. Mireia van Riet was the top performer on the day as she picked up three wins.
  • Volleyball Closes out 2017 Season With Win on Senior Night
    November 01, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer volleyball team (4-21) celebrated senior night with a 3-0 sweep of Regent on Wednesday afternoon in front of an enthusiast crowd inside Merner Gymnasium. The Falcons close out the regular season with wins in three of their final four home matches. 
  • Lindsey's Win Highlights Women's Swimming Relaunch
    October 28, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- After a two-year hiatus, the Pfeiffer women's swimming program relaunched with a meet against Chowan inside Merner Pool on Saturday afternoon. Despite a 113-68 loss, a lot of positives were taken out of the return.
  • Men's Soccer Ends Season with Loss at Milligan
    October 28, 2017
    MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn. -- In their final match of the season, the Pfeiffer men's soccer team (8-8-1) dropped a 1-0 decision at Milligan (2-15-1) on Saturday evening.
  • Cross Country Wraps Up 2017 Campaign at USA South Conference Championship
    October 28, 2017
    TALLULAH FALLS -- The Pfeiffer men's and women's cross country teams wrapped up their 2017 campaign by competing in the USA South Conference Championship on Saturday morning. The Falcons didn't receive a team score as they are not yet able to compete for league championships but were able to run as individuals. 
  • Women's Volleyball Upsets The 20-Win Salem Spirits In Four Sets
    October 25, 2017
    On Wednesday night, Pfeiffer (3-19) seniors Katie Anne Wilson Erin Errington led the women's volleyball team past the Salem Spirits (20-10), 3-1. Wilson had a team-high 22 assists which places her fourth all-time in Falcon history. Errington led the team offensively with a career-high 16 kills and a career-best .312 hitting percentage.
  • Men's Soccer Sees Four-Game Winning Streak End at Brevard
    October 25, 2017
    BREVARD, N.C. -- Pfeiffer's (8-7-1) four-game winning streak was halted on Wednesday night when the Falcons were on the wrong end of a 2-1 decision at Brevard at Ives-Lemel Field. Prior to tonight, the Falcons hadn't lost since dropping a 2-1 decision to N.C. Wesleyan on Oct. 14. 
  • Falcons Close Out Fall Season at The O'Briant-Jensen Memorial Tournament
    October 23, 2017
    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Competing in the final tournament of the fall season, the Pfeiffer men's golf team currently sits in 15th place at The O'Briant-Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament hosted by Guilford College. The tournament is being held at Sedgefield Country Club and is currently led by Methodist College's team score of 290.
  • Falcons Celebrate Senior Day with 4-0 Victory over Huntingdon
    October 22, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- It was a senior day to remember as the Pfeiffer men’s soccer team earned a 4-0 victory over Huntingdon. In Pfeiffer’s final home game of the 2017 season, the Falcons capped off a great weekend with their second shutout in as many days. It was Pfeiffer’s eighth win of the year, improving their record to 8-6-1.
  • Falcons Drop A Pair of Matches At Ferrum; Lose 3-1 To The Panthers
    October 21, 2017
    Though Pfeiffer (2-19) dropped both of their matches on Saturday afternoon to William Peace (15-16) and to the host school, Ferrum (5-20), the Falcons made it interesting in the second match of the day against the Panthers as they took the third set of the match 25-23. Erin Errington had three of her nine kills in set three and Katie Anne Wilson had seven of her team-high 19 assists. Emma Gray Beacham added 27 digs which ties her four fourth all-time in single match.
  • Falcons Lose Regular Season Finale; Finish 2017 with 8-8 Record
    October 21, 2017
    ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer women’s soccer team (8-8) wrapped up its historic first season as a member of NCAA Division III and the USA South Athletic Conference with a tough 2-0 loss at N.C. Wesleyan (4-10-1) on Saturday afternoon. The Falcons wrapped up the inaugural Division III season with a .500 record and will set their sights on a strong 2018 campaign.
  • Two Early Goals Push Falcons Past Averett
    October 18, 2017
    DANVILLE, VA. -- The Pfeiffer men's soccer team (6-6-1) scored twice in the first 9:20 en route to a 2-1 victory at Averett (4-9-2) on Wednesday evening. Jamie Henriquez scored first and Chris Brown netted the game-winner as Pfeiffer improves to 5-2-1 over their past eight matches.
  • Women's Soccer Suffers 2-1 Loss at Meredith
    October 18, 2017
    RALEIGH, N.C. - For the second time this season, the Pfeiffer women's soccer team (8-7) suffered a one-goal defeat at the hands of Meredith (11-4). After falling 1-0 to the Avenging Angels in early September, Pfeiffer was on the wrong end of a 2-1 score on Wednesday evening.
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