MINNEAPOLIS – Four Huntingdon players earned All-South Region recognition with the release of the D3football.com All-Region teams on Tuesday.
Senior receiver Otis Porter, junior running back Eric Thomas, sophomore offensive lineman Darrell Hixon and junior linebacker Mal Caldwell were each named third-team All-Region.
MACON, Ga. – The Huntingdon women’s basketball team scored the first 15 points of the game and cruised to an 80-36 win over Wesleyan on Wednesday night in the Lady Hawks’ conference opener.
With the starters seeing limited time and 18 players earning playing time in the game, Huntingdon built a 29-point lead in the first half and led by as many as 52 points in the second half.
BELTON, Texas. – The Huntingdon football team ended its season with a 42-6 loss to top-ranked and defending national champion Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon Student-Athlete Advisory Committee recently helped raise a collection of more than 6,000 items for the Montgomery Area Food Bank.
The effort was part of the USA South Athletic Conference’s Cans Across the Conference food drive. All 18 member institutions of the USA South collected non-perishable items to benefit local charities of their choosing.
MOUNT BERRY, Ga. – The Huntingdon football team refused to accept defeat against 19th-ranked Berry College in the opening round of the NCAA Division III playoffs.
The Hawks and Viking swapped leads six times on Saturday. But in the end, Huntingdon emerged with a 27-24 victory and snapped Berry’s 22-game home winning streak.
LAGRANGE, Ga. – The Huntingdon men’s basketball team earned its first win of the season with a 92-89 victory over Bob Jones on Friday in the LaGrange Thanksgiving Tournament.
Five players scored in double figures to help the Hawks score 61 second-half points and rally from a double-digit deficit to earn the win.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Two Huntingdon Hawks earned top individual awards and a total of nine players were named All-Conference with the release of the USA South All-Conference football awards on Wednesday.
Senior receiver Otis Porter was named Offensive Player of the Year, head coach Mike Turk was named Coach of the Year and a total of nine Hawks earned first-team or second-team All-Conference recognition.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Senior Michael Lambert was named an Athlete of the Week by the USA South Athletic Conference on Monday.
The quarterback was named football’s Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season. This is the fourth straight week a Huntingdon football player has earned recognition from the conference and the seventh time this season.
LAGRANGE, Ga. – The Huntingdon football team left no room for chance at LaGrange College on Saturday.
The Hawks built a 31-point lead early in the third quarter and beat the Panthers 45-21 to clinch the USA South Athletic Conference championship. The conference title is the Hawks’ fourth in the past five seasons.
SALEM, Va. – The Huntingdon wrestling team competed against two Division III teams and a Division I club team on Saturday in the Southeast Duals.
The Hawks beat Southern Virginia University 29-16 and lost to Averett University 22-18 in their first two matches. Huntingdon lost to Liberty University’s club team 40-12 in the final match. Officially, matches against club teams do not count for season results.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon junior Amy Tyma received recognition from the American Volleyball Coaches Association with the release of the Division III All-Region teams.
Tyma was an honorable mention selection on the South Region team. She is the first Huntingdon player to be recognized on an AVCA Region team since 1998 and the first Hawk to earn recognition during the NCAA era.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Freshman Casey Peppers earned his second Athlete of the Week recognition from the USA South Athletic Conference on Monday.
The linebacker was named football's Defensive Rookie of the Week for a second consecutive week. This is the third straight week a Huntingdon defensive player has earned recognition from the conference.