Bill Hass on Baseball:Big inning keeps Hoppers tied for the top

Posted by Andy Durham on August 24, 2017 at 12:01 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Big inning keeps Hoppers tied for the top KANNAPOLIS?—?The Hoppers continued their winning ways and kept their share of first place by beating Kannapolis 9–3 Wednesday night. Greensboro remains tied with Hickory, which beat Delmarva 9–8, in the Northern Division of the SAL. The Hoppers (33–24) have the edge with a winning percentage of .579 …Read the Rest…

Three Football Games this Week at GreensboroSports Radio and Football in Focus Show returns on Thursday from KickBack Jacks

Posted by Andy Durham on August 23, 2017 at 5:04 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Football games to listen to this week from GreensboroSports Radio…. Thursday night you can catch Southwest Guilford vs. High Point Andrews at Simeon Stadium in High Point with Kris Walser and Coach Daryl Steele on the call and the pre-game will hit at 7pm and the kickoff comes your way at 7:30 with the T. …Read the Rest…


Eastern Guilford Athletic Schedule Change for Today(8/23/17)

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Eastern Guilford High School Tennis *****The away tennis match scheduled for today at SW Randolph has been postponed and will be rescheduled TBD.*****

What ESPN is saying about Robert Lee being dropped from the UVA-William and Mary football game and will Washington and Lee University have to drop Lee and become Washington University of Virginia

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You have probably heard the uproar already, but ESPN on Tuesday night released this statement on their decision to drop Robert Lee, as their lead broadcaster set to announce the University of Virginia vs. William and Mary college football game on September 2… ESPN statement: “We collectively made the decision with Robert(Lee) to switch games …Read the Rest…

Booster Club President takes the Money and Runs

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Sandra Dawn Petersen, 40, of Pikeville, was the Band Booster Club President at C.B. Aycock High School and she took the money and ran fast…. Petersen took/embezzled money from the Band Booster Club funds and the Band supports the football team, and now Petersen is in jail being held under a $15,000.00 unsecured bond…. What’s …Read the Rest…


New High School Football Polls from NCPreps.com with Dudley Panthers at #1 and Eastern Guilford at #6

Posted by Andy Durham on August 22, 2017 at 7:32 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

New High School Football Polls from NCPreps.com with the Dudley Panthers at #1 in the 3-A’s, the Eastern Guilford Wildcats at #6 in the 3-A’s, Reidsville in the 2-A’s, plus Western Alamance in the 3-A’s and West Forsyth in the 4-A’s….. CLICK HERE to see all of the high school football polls from NCPreps.com……

New News and Record Top Ten High School Football Poll with Dudley #1 and Eastern Guilford at #2

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Check out the new Top Ten High School Football Poll from the News and Record with the Dudley Panthers at #1 and the Eastern Guilford Wildcats at #2 in this week’s edition from Joe Sirera and Spencer Turkin….. CLICK HERE to catch this week’s HSXtra Top Ten from the N&R….

Video from Monday night’s Norrthwest Guilford at Smith High School Football Game

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We caught some good shots last night over at Ben L. Smith High School and the first clip is of a great hookup with Smith QB Jordan Williams and WR Barry Ford…..Click Below to check out the video…. Northwest Guilford goes on the march/drive for an early Field Goal… NWG pushes the ball into better …Read the Rest…

Busy Ball Game Day with Eclipse Baseball Game and Football Tonight with Northwest Guilford over Smith, 17-6

Posted by Andy Durham on August 21, 2017 at 11:00 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Busy ball game day today, with the Greensboro Grasshoppers Eclipse Day Game and nearly 7,000 in attendance at First National Bank Field and on over tonight on to the newly renovated Claude Manzi Stadium for the Ben L. Smith Golden Eagles, hosting the Northwest Guilford Vikings… The high school football game began at 7pm and …Read the Rest…

High School Football Tonight with NWG at Smith(7pm) and a look at the Upcoming Week of High School Football

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Big Game Tonight/Monday with Northwest Guilford(0-0) at Ben L. Smith High School(0-0) in that newly renovated Claude Manzi Stadium, and we are looking for a 7pm kickoff in this one, since it is on Monday night…..Should be a very large crowd on hand to take in the battle between the Vikings and the Golden Eagles….Jordan …Read the Rest…

T. Wingate Andrews HS Athletics for 8/21-8/26/17:Football Home Thursday vs. Southwest Guilford

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Monday, August 21 5:30 PM Men’s Varsity Soccer Cancelled- Ben L. Smith High School Away 6:00 PM Women’s Varsity Volleyball Dudley Senior High School Home Tuesday, August 22 6:00 PM Men’s Varsity Soccer Thomasville High School Home Wednesday, August 23 7:00 PM Men’s Junior Varsity Football Cancelled- Southwest Guilford High School Away Thursday, August 24 …Read the Rest…


High School Football Saturday Morning Rewind:Busy ‘First Friday’ and the crowd for NWG at Smith on Monday should be large

Posted by Andy Durham on August 19, 2017 at 11:13 am under High School | 2 Comments to Read

*****From the area, we are finding that this might be the top performance from Friday night…. Glenn’s Stephon Brown was the ‘Friday Night Standout’: 25 of 37, 314 yds passing, six TDs (two rushing, four passing) against three INTs….Glenn wins over Ledford, 47-24 and info coming in from Michael Lindsay on Twitter at the High …Read the Rest…

Friday Night Finish with a few upsets and Northwest Guilford at Smith pushed back to Monday

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Lots of delays tonight, and one game pushed back to Monday(NWG at Smith), but even with the delays, most teams got to play and finish their first football games of the 2017 season…. We got back home late from downtown, 2-hour rain delay and Greensboro Grasshoppers defeat the Hickory Crawdads 11-0 and once we began …Read the Rest…

High School Football Tonight in and around Guilford County with Picks and Poll:Southeast Guilford at HP Andrews Game Time now set for 8pm

Posted by Andy Durham on August 18, 2017 at 11:02 am under High School | Read the First Comment

*****Due to the heat and humidity the start time for tonight’s varsity football game between TW Andrews and Southeast Guilford has been changed from 7:30 pm to 8:00 in the interest of player safety in accordance with NCHSAA and GCS Policies. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at tonight’s contest.***** Derek J. …Read the Rest…

JV High School Football Scores for Tonight:New Season of ’17:Wild Game with Northern Guilford over Grimsley, 49-48

Posted by Andy Durham on August 17, 2017 at 10:58 pm under High School | 8 Comments to Read

Baseball from Downtown:Delmarva Shorebirds 1, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 Football Finals coming in and we are adding them in as we speak/link…+++++Looking for more scores…..+++++ Varsity:Mallard Creek 28, Scotland County 21 JV’s: McMichael 38, Martinsville 14 Southern Guilford 20, Ragsdale 6 Northwest Guilford 26, Smith 12 Northern Guilford 49, Grimsley 48 Eastern Guilford 22, Northeast Guilford …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today(8/17/17)

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today: South Atlantic League: Delmarva Shorebirds at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at First National Bank Field North Carolina Adult Baseball League: OFF Carolina League: Myrtle Beach at WS Dash 7pm at BB&T Field Dash over Myrtle Beach, 4-1 on Wednesday… Appalachian League: Burlington Royals at Princeton 7pm

HS Football ‘for real’ Returns Tonight:JV Football in and around Guilford County and “Countdown to Kickoff in the County” is on!!!!!

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THE COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF FOR THE ’17 SEASON IS ON THE CLOCK……7pm tonight and we just flip the Varsity games and take your JV team in the opposite direction….Toughest Guilford County teams in recent years have been Dudley, Page and Northwest Guilford and we hope to get scores from you fans tonight so we can …Read the Rest…


Greensboro Grasshoppers with Walk-off Win in 10:Miller drives in Knapp and Hoppers win streak reaches five games(with Box Score)

Posted by Andy Durham on August 16, 2017 at 11:09 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Five wins in a-row now for the Greensboro Grasshoppers, as the Hoppers walked off with a 3-2 victory in 10 Innings on Wednesday night at First National Bank Field… Brian Miller(UNC/Raleigh, N.C.) drove in the winning run in the 10th Inning scoring Aaron Knapp, who was running for J.C. Millan…This marked the second straight night …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today(8/16/17)

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today: South Atlantic League: Delmarva Shorebirds at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at First National Bank Field North Carolina Adult Baseball League: NCA vs. A’s (league game) 7pm Leonard Rec American Legion World Series at Shelby, N.C.: Local Randolph County team now at (2-2) in the Series… Tuesday August 15 CREIGHTON PREP 3, …Read the Rest…

Walk-off hit by Micah Brown scores Walker Olis and Greensboro Grasshoppers pull out 12-11 win in the bottom of the ninth

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Final:Greensboro Grasshoppers 12, Delmarva Shorebirds 11 Walk-off single by Micah Brown wins it for the Greensboro Grasshoppers scoring Walker Olis, who was pinch-running for Eric Gutierrez and the Hoppers get the win over ‘Birds from Delmarva….Hoppers go to (64-53/27-22) and Delmarva falls to (51-67/22-28)….WP Evan Beal)2-0)….LP:Jake Bray(2-5)… Hoppers’ Line:12-14-1….’Birds’ Line:11-14-3 1 2 3 4 5 …Read the Rest…