FLORENCE, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s basketball team matched the University of North Alabama for a half on Thursday before the Division I Lions pulled away in the second half and beat the Hawks 90-58.
WACO, Texas – Senior Trey Hayes joined a select group of Huntingdon football players with the announcement of the American Football Coaches Association Division III All-America teams on Monday.
Hayes was named second-team All-America at linebacker.
MINNEAPOLIS – Three Huntingdon players earned All-South Region recognition with the release of the D3football.com All-Region teams on Tuesday.
Senior linebacker Trey Hayes and senior kicker Chase Young were each named second-team All-Region and senior offensive guard Chris Hering earned third-team All-Region honors.
LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga. – The Huntingdon women’s basketball team won its fourth straight game and picked up its sixth win in seven games this season with a 75-58 win over Covenant College on Saturday.
The win was the fifth in the last six meetings with the Scots and helped Huntingdon improve to 2-0 in the USA South Athletic Conference.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon wrestling team earned a split on Saturday against a pair of NAIA teams in the Hawks’ first home matches of the season.
Huntingdon opened the day with a 24-11 win over Truett-McConnell before losing to Brewton-Parker 34-13. The win over Truett-McConnell was the Hawks’ second straight against the Bears.
MARYVILLE, Tenn. – The Huntingdon women’s basketball team won its conference opener with an 82-65 win over Maryville on Friday.
Behind a combined 67 points from T.I. Duncan, Alex Lowery, Hannah Parks and Shaonica Thomas, the Lady Hawks (5-1, 1-0 USA South) snapped a 20-game losing streak against the Scots. The win was Huntingdon’s second against Maryville in 30 meetings during the NCAA era and the first win since Feb. 2008.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Seven Huntingdon Hawks earned All-Conference honors with the release of the USA South All-Conference football awards on Tuesday.
Offensive lineman Chris Hering, running back Eric Thomas, linebacker Trey Hayes and kicker Chase Young were named first-team All-Conference and quarterback Michael Lambert, offensive lineman Adam Mann and defensive back Jarrett White were named second-team All-Conference. Thomas was also named second-team All-Conference as a return specialist.
LAGRANGE, Ga. – T.I. Duncan scored a career-high 23 points and Abiba Bernard sank three free throws in the final 15 seconds to help the Huntingdon women's basketball team beat Bob Jones University 71-64 on Saturday in the LaGrange College Classic.
SALEM, Va. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won one match and lost one match in the Southeast Duals on Saturday.
The Hawks defeated Southern Virginia University 37-16 before falling to sixth-ranked Mount Union 54-0.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Huntingdon football player Eric Thomas closed the season with a dominant performance against LaGrange and was recognized on Monday as one of the USA South Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week.
The sophomore running back was named Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts in Huntingdon’s 42-14 win against the Panthers. This is the second time Thomas has been named Offensive Player of the Week this fall.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon football team celebrated Senior Day with a 42-14 win over LaGrange College on Saturday to close the season with a three-game winning streak.
The Hawks jumped out to a 21-0 lead in the first 11 minutes of the game and put the game away with two touchdowns in the third quarter and one touchdown early in the fourth quarter.
DECATUR, Ill. – The Huntingdon wrestling team won 31 matches in the Millikin Open on Saturday.
Nine Hawks finished in the top-seven of their weight classes, 11 Hawks won at least two matches and six Hawks won at least three matches.
PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Huntingdon women’s basketball team finished strong to open the season with a 64-56 win over previously unbeaten Florida College on Friday.
Huntingdon (1-0) outscored Florida College 21-11 in the fourth quarter and handed the Falcons (4-1) their first loss of the season.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon College women’s basketball coach Buzz Phillips officially announced his retirement from collegiate coaching on Thursday.
Phillips, who is on medical leave, will retire from Huntingdon at the end of the school year.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Huntingdon senior kicker Chase Young was named one of the USA South Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week on Monday.
Young was named the Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in a 50-29 win over North Carolina Wesleyan.