Shorter University’s Hawks and Lady Hawks finished second in the National Christian College Athletic Association’s (NCCAA) Presidential Award for Excellence standings. According to NCCAA reports, Shorter finished with a total of 86 points despite winning four NCCAA National Championships in the last two weeks.
The Shorter University football team will close out their spring drills this evening at Barron Stadium in Rome. Their final practice is slated to get underway at 7 pm and will end with a controlled scrimmage. All the while that’s going on, Shorter will begin selling season tickets for all five home games of their upcoming 2014 season – along with an opportunity to see the Hawks play at AT&T Stadium, the home of the Dallas Cowboys in Texas – to commemorate their historic 10th anniversary season.
The Shorter University Hawks and Lady Hawks basketball teams will conclude the regular season with a pair of matches against Gulf South Conference rival Lee University at home on Saturday afternoon. Tip off is set for 1 pm for the women and 3 pm for the men. The games will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge and www.theridge957.com.
Shorter University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams dropped a pair matches to Gulf South Conference rival West Georgia last night in Carrollton. The Lady Hawks lost their game 64-56 to fall to 6-19 overall and 4-15 in the GSC. The Hawks were defeated 89-85, leaving them with a 9-16 overall record and 6-13 in conference play.
Shorter University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams split a pair of games with Gulf South Conference rival West Florida last night in Pensacola, Florida.