Sophomore wrestler Mikal McKee won the 184 pound SoCon championship. Senior Chris Bencivenga, SoCon regular season Co-Wrestler of the Year, finished second at 141 pounds. Both qualified for the NCAA Championships.
Sophomore guard Monique Floyd was SoCon Defensive Basketball Player of the Year. She amassed 49 steals.
Freshman forward Damian Eargle was named to the SoConís All-Freshman basketball squad. He led the league in blocked shots with 57. He scored 25 points in a game against Appalachian State, the most scored by a UNCG freshman in 18 years.
Junior pitcher Rob Gilliam led the SoCon in opposing batting average, with hitters batting a meager .224 against him. He struck out a league-high 35 batters looking, on called third strikes. He was drafted by the Oakland Athletics.
The search is on
After more than a quarter-century as the Spartans' athletic director, Nelson Bobb has stepped down.
ACC comes to play
Spartans will host Wake Forest, Maryland, N.C. State and Clemson in men's basketball.
Watching seeds develop
It's rare for a freshman to emerge as a tennis team's top seed. That's just what Orcun Seyrak did.
A bountiful fall
Here's hoping the soccer seasons are as fruitful as the garden growing behind the northern goal.
Ups and downs
Kristen Boone describes her Spartan basketball career as a roller coaster ride.
And a freshman shall lead them
New school records in the 1,500 meters and 5,000 meters. A big win in the 3,000 meters. Not a bad freshman year, huh?