STATESBORO, Ga. - Director of Athletics Sam Baker announced two promotions of staff members.

Jeff Blythe has been promoted to Associate Athletics Director/Business Operations. Mr. Blythe joined the Athletic Department staff in 2007 as the chief financial officer of the Eagles' 15 sports teams following a three year stint at Elon.

Matt Taylor has been promoted to the Director of Athletic Marketing. Mr. Taylor had been an assistant in the marketing office for the past four years. His responbilities will be to continue to increase the department's revenues through ticket sales, sponsorships and television advertising.

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