Former Campbell basketball player returns to join faculty

By Eric Ortiz Staff Writer Considered one of the greats in Campbell basketball history, Tarick Johnson has a lot on his resumé. He’s a member of the 1,000 Point Club and sits 20th on the all-time scoring list, netting 1,180 points during his four year Campbell career from 2000–2004. He was born in England and […]

Camels extend winning streak to 14, three in conference

By Eric Ortiz Staff Writer Sunday, Fighting Camel baseball defeated Longwood yet again 8-6, bringing the total wins to 14 with four in conference. The team started off conference play with a 3-2 victory on Friday and a 7-1 victory on Saturday, both over the Longwood Lancers. Head Coach Justin Haire was excited to start […]

Newcomer Rakitin shows racket skills on tennis team

By Brooke Williams Staff Writer Sophomore Nicolas Rakitin is proving to be quite the addition to the Men’s Tennis Team. He’s on a five-game winning streak with a record of 9-2, the best on the team. In doubles, he is 3-3. “It’s a good record so far,” said Rakitin. “I hope to be able to […]

Camel Cam takes on bigger courts at Big South

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor While many students spent their spring break at the beach, on a family trip or catching up on studies, the cast and crew of Camel Cam spent theirs on the job. After a two-hour drive, Camel Cam arrived at Coastal Carolina’s HTC Center in Conway, S.C. to cover the Big […]

Campbell vs. Coastal Carolina

By Eric Ortiz Staff Writer The Lady Camels used an opening 14-4 run to start the game and never looked back as they defeated Coastal Carolina by a score of 78-69. Campbell improved its record to 18-10 overall and 13-6 in the Big South to remain tied for third in the conference. The victory notched […]

Lacrosse falls in weekend matchups

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor Women’s Lacrosse started off the season this past weekend with two home games, going up against Old Dominion on Friday and George Mason on Sunday. The Lady Camels fell short in both games. After a schedule change due to weather conditions, the Camels hosted the Old Dominion Monarchs Friday at […]

RaeChaun Edwards embodies ‘Player of the Week’ title

By Brooke Williams Staff Writer Another Campbell athlete has snatched up a spot as Big South Player of the Week. This time it’s Women’s Basketball’s RaeChaun Edwards. Redshirt junior Edwards received the title from the conference office as well as College Sports Madness, on Feb. 9 (Gocamels.com). The guard for the Camels has really come […]

Griffin takes step towards NBA with All-Star Game

By Brooke Williams Staff Writer Campbell alumnus and former basketball team member Eric Griffin is just on the cusp of his dream to play in the NBA. Griffin, who graduated from Campbell in 2012 after playing for the men’s basketball team for two years, is currently a member of the Dallas Mavericks’ D-League affiliate, the […]

Baseball gets ready for season with ‘Meet the Camels’

By Eric Ortiz Staff Writer The Fighting Camels baseball team welcomed its younger fans to “Meet the Camels” on Saturday, Feb. 7. The Meet the Camels event gave fans, most of whom were children, an opportunity to be a part of the start of the 2015 season. Autographs, a skill clinic, and prize giveaways were […]

Lacrosse underdogs have high hopes for new season

By LynJosha Russell Sports Editor The Lady Camels are ready to start their season on Feb. 20 at Old Dominion. They have been training since the fall and are prepared to start strong in their third full season as a program. With a range of freshmen, sophomores and juniors, the team is looking to be […]