Shaw University senior offensive lineman Sheldon Saddler has been invited to participate in the 2016 NFL Regional Combine on March 5 at the Minnesota Vikings Winter Park practice facility.
Saddler anchored the Bears’ offensive line with 2,500 total yards while earning CIAA Offensive Lineman of the Week during Week 9 for Shaw.
Duke: Right-hander Bailey Clark was recognized on Perfect Game’s list of Top 100 College Juniors. Clark was tabbed No. 37 on the list.
Elon: In preseason balloting by the baseball coaches in the Colonial Athletic Association, the Phoenix squad was selected in a tie for third, while third baseman Nick Zammarelli was an honorable mention preseason all-conference honoree.
Duke: The Blue Devils signed two of the nation’s best recruits to National Letters of Intent in November and the pair has Duke with the No. 3 incoming group in the nation, according to rankings released by TennisRecruiting.net Monday.
UNC: Senior Brent Clark has been named ACC Men’s Tennis Player of the Week.
NC State: The Wolfpack is listed at No. 23 in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association / USA Today and No. 25 in the ESPN.com / USA Softball poll.
Track & Field
Duke: After a record-setting performance in the pentathlon at the Tobacco Road Multis last Friday, redshirt senior Karli Johonnot was named an ACC Co-Women’s Field Performer of the Week.
Duke: Sophomore Azurá Stevens was tabbed the Ann Meyers Drysdale National Player of the Week by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.
Duke: Junior Rebecca Quinn has been named to Canada’s 2016 CONCACF Women’s Qualifying Championship team, which kicks off action in Texas in just over two weeks.
Duke: The conference office named senior Beatrice Capra ACC Player of the Week following performances in both singles and doubles action over the weekend that led to the 16th-ranked team securing a spot in the 2016 ITA National Women’s Team Indoor Championships.
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