A tough and fighting week for Men’s Basketball

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor After a full week with three home conference games, the Fighting Camels came out 1-5 in the Big South Conference and 7-12 overall.  Monday night, the Fighting Camels challenged the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers. Despite the loss, 70-67, head coach Kevin McGeehan said the team played very well. “We came into […]

Camels open season 97-58 against Barber-Scotia

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor Following the hype from the Lady Camels’ win, Men’s Basketball defeated the Barber-Scotia Sabers 97-58. This is the Camel’s seventh straight season opener win. Leading the game board was junior forward D.J. Mason with 20 points, nine rebounds and three blocks. Buies Creek turned into “lob city” with Mason making […]

Lady Camels score first win of the season

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor Campbell Women’s Basketball opened the season with a 89-61 win over the Pfeiffer Falcons. The Lady Camels dominated the floor, with senior guards Kiera Gaines and RaeChaun Edwards both scoring 18 points each. After the first three-pointer of the season by Gaines and a layup by senior guard Summer Leverette, […]

Star-studded basketball school of the past

By Christian Hornaday Staff Writer Today, students go to Carter Gym to shoot hoops with friends, or attend a Zumba or Yoga class. But over half a century ago, Carter Gym’s repertoire extended beyond the confines of Campbell’s student body. In 1956, Campbell basketball coach Fred McCall along with Wake Forest basketball coach Horace “Bones” […]

Prada sends the Camels into the Semi-Finals

Matt Sokol News Editor In their first time hosting a postseason game since 2004, the women’s soccer team went against Gardner-Webb Sunday afternoon in the first round of the playoffs. Senior midfielder Alexis Prada scored the game-winning goal in double overtime to advance the Camels into the semi-final round of the Big South Tournament, with […]

Lady Camels fall to the Bulldogs 3-2 on Halloween night

LynJosha Russell Sports Editor After a 5 set game, the women’s volleyball team couldn’t grasp the win against the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs Friday night. It was a back and forth game in the first set. The Lady Camels would score and the Lady Bulldogs would follow up with gaining a point as well. With help offensively […]

Camels fall short to Panthers

Brooke Williams Staff Writer The Fighting Camels Men’s Soccer team fell to High Point 2-1 Wednesday, making them 5-9-0 in the season. The High Point Panthers came in 7-6-1 on the season and off of a win against Winthrop. Fans were lined up hours before the game started in order to receive their free scarves […]

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 […]