Camels continue winning streak for Homecoming weekend

Brooke Williams Staff Writer After a day full of homecoming activities, such as the Ring ceremony, Homecoming parade, camel rides, and more, Campbell fans packed the stands at Barker-Lane Stadium for the main event: the Homecoming football game. 6,345 fans — the third largest football attendance in Campbell history — came to watch the game […]

Fighting Camels victorious over Valpo

By Brooke Williams Staff Writer The Campbell Fighting Camels took on the Valparaiso Crusaders in Barker-Lane Stadium on Saturday, wrapping up Family Weekend. The Camels beat the Crusaders 34-24 by scoring 4 touchdowns and kicking 2 field goals. The Camels scored with 3:57 left in the first half when Mitchell Brown kicked a field goal […]

‘Coach Stu’ no stranger to turning soccer programs around

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor The Share-A-Coke message on the soda can sitting on Coach Stuart Horne’s desk reads “Legend.” It’s a title the new head coach of Campbell University’s Women’s Soccer Program wouldn’t mind earning one day. Horne comes to Campbell after serving as associate head coach at Elon University, and before that, head […]

Freshman forward key in men’s soccer’s fast start

By Brooke Williams Staff Writer The Big South Attacking Player of the Week is Campbell’s own Bradley Farias. The freshman forward from Indiantown, Fla. received this honor last week. “He is relentless in pursuit of the ball,” said head coach Steve Armas, echoing reasons behind Farias’s new title. Farias’s aggressiveness is also evidenced by his […]

Three years a Camel Crazy

By Matthew Sokol Section Editor for Features and News If you’ve attended a sporting event at Campbell in the last three years, chances are you’ve witnessed the jumping, the shouting, the head-to-toe orange accessorizing, and the over-the-top Campbell school spirit that is Jonathan Boggs. Boggs began his career as a Campbell athletics fan his freshman […]

Scorin’ Lorin: Senior Lorin Thomas ready to lead Lady Camels

  By Brooke Williams Staff Writer Thirty kills, one assist, one service ace, six digs, 18 blocks, and 42 points in just 14 sets. This is senior Lorin Thomas’ record thus far this season. Thomas is a 6-foot-2 middle blocker from Raleigh who has been playing volleyball for 10 years and playing for Campbell for […]

Record attendance, other positives in rough start

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor There were positives to take from the Fighting Camel’s football opener on Aug. 28 against the Charlotte 49ers. The first was the crowd. Campbell fans set a Barker-Lane Stadium attendance record with an attendance of 6,472 people. The previous record of 6,044 was set in 2013 in Campbell’s home game […]

Record crowd packs stands

A record crowd of 6,472 people filled the stands of Barker-Lane Stadium Thursday night as the Campbell Camels took on the UNC-Charlotte 49ers in the season opener for both teams. Campbell fell to Charlotte, 33-9. In the days leading up to kick-off, Campbell Athletics encouraged those attending to don their Campbell orange for an “Orange […]