Elon Football to Open Preseason Camp on August 4

Posted by Press Release on July 29, 2014 at 11:11 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – After players report to campus on Sunday, August 3, the Elon Phoenix football squad will begin its first preseason camp under the leadership of head coach Rich Skrosky on Monday, August 4. The first of 25 preseason practices will begin at 7:15 p.m. at the Hunt and Tucker practice fields. All of …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Cross Country Inks Two For 2014

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s cross country head coach Jenna Wrieden announced Tuesday that Kelly Hayes and Lona Williams will join the Panthers’ roster beginning this fall. The duo of student-athletes also will compete for HPU in distance events during the indoor & outdoor track campaigns. “Kelly and Lona are perfect additions …Read the Rest…


HiToms Win Sixth Straight in Slugfest

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MARTINSVILLE, V.A. – Offense came aplenty on both sides at Hooker Field Monday night, but the High Point-Thomasville HiToms came out on top again beating the Martinsville Mustangs 15-11. With runners on first and second to open the game, the HiToms arrived with a bang as right-fielder Austin Crutcher (Bellarmine) drilled a two-run double to …Read the Rest…

Greensboro College Pride Picked Eighth In USA South Coaches Football Poll at Media Day

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MARYVILLE, TN — The USA South Athletic Conference held their annual football media day on the campus of Maryville College on Monday afternoon. At the event the USA South Conference released their pre-season coaches’ poll, as well as comments from each of the conference institutions head football coaches about the upcoming season. Greensboro College head …Read the Rest…

Seven Named To Join NCHSAA Hall of Fame

Posted by Press Release on July 28, 2014 at 3:48 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

CHAPEL HILL—Seven more outstanding individuals in the annals of state prep athletics have been selected for induction into the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame. The late Jack Holley of Teachey, Ralph Holloway of Morehead City, the late Joe Miller of Wilmington, Chris Norman of Shelby, Moyer Smith of Chapel Hill, Rick …Read the Rest…


Former Champions Return in Celebration of 75th Anniversary Wyndham Championship

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – In celebration of its 75th anniversary, the Wyndham Championship, the sixth-oldest event on the PGA TOUR excluding the Majors, will welcome back several former winners during tournament week, the tournament announced today. The 75th anniversary Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 11-17, 2014. World Golf Hall of Famer Lanny Wadkins, 1959 champion …Read the Rest…

Elon Fan Appreciation Day to Be Held on August 9

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ELON, N.C. – As the fall sport seasons rapidly approach, Elon University athletics has announced that it will hold its annual Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday, August 9 at Rhodes Stadium. Stadium gates will open at 3:45 p.m. with a football practice scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. This event is free and open to …Read the Rest…

Johnson’s Start Fuels Hot HiToms

Posted by Press Release on July 27, 2014 at 7:56 am under Amateur | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT-THOMASVILLE, N.C. – After a week of offensive outbursts, the High Point-Thomasville HiToms had to fight through a pitcher’s duel against the Asheboro Copperheads Saturday, but they prevailed over their rivals 2-1. The win is not only the HiToms’ fifth in a row, but also puts them in possession of the fourth playoff spot …Read the Rest…

Crutcher, Morrison Power HiToms Comeback

Posted by Press Release on July 26, 2014 at 6:53 am under Amateur | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT-THOMASVILLE, N.C. – After trailing by four runs through five innings, the High Point-Thomasville HiToms roared back to beat the Martinsville Mustangs 9-8 Friday for their fourth straight win. Martinsville jumped ahead 4-0 in the first inning after Kevin Mahala ripped a RBI single and two batters later Kyle Nowlin cracked a three-run home …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Announces Multiple Honorary Chairmen Honoring Piedmont Triad

Posted by Press Release on July 25, 2014 at 1:42 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – In honor of the tournament’s 75th anniversary and its commitment to the entire Piedmont Triad community, this year, the Wyndham Championship is honoring several special people representing different cities in the region as its honorary chairmen, the tournament announced today. The 74th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 11-17, 2014. The …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Soccer Game Against UNC-Asheville Picked To Be Streamed On NSCAA.TV

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The High Point University men’s soccer home game against UNC Asheville on Sept. 27 has been selected to be streamed on NSCAATV.com as part of the NSCAA College Soccer Special presented by Continental Tire. “It is very exciting that our program has a chance to be featured in the NSCAA College …Read the Rest…


Greensboro National Adult Baseball Association(NABA) All-Star Game this Saturday at Western Guilford High School[Pete Rose vs. Cal Ripken Jr. teams)

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Greensboro NABA All-Star Game Game Saturday 2pm @WGHS(Western Guilford High School with graduates Enad Haddad, Bill Ahrens, John Iorio, Keith Anderson, Tyler Parr and Adam Foster on hand and on the field)….. HR Derby to follow (5pm) Team Pete Rose (Reds, Marlins, Dodgers) Reds: Enad Haddad-Manager AJ Williams-IF/P Jesus Santiago-C Jermaine White-OF Wayne Lewis-OF Tivon …Read the Rest…

HiToms Ride Early Offense to Win

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MARTINSVILLE, V.A. – Every starter in the High Point-Thomasville HiToms’ lineup notched at least one hit as they beat the Martinsville Mustangs 13-4. For the first time all season, the HiToms have won three straight games and have won five of their last six. With the score tied at one after the first inning, the …Read the Rest…

Making the Right Decision

Posted by Press Release on July 24, 2014 at 5:18 pm under College, High School | 4 Comments to Read

This post came our way today and not sure of its origin, but someone felt that this could/might help some of those perspective college students, as they seek to ‘Make the Right Decisions’…. Here we go and let us know what you think about this one and does it apply to your current or future …Read the Rest…

Wil Zahorodny Joins Elon’s Cross Country Staff

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ELON, N.C. – Wil Zahorodny, a four-time All-Colonial Athletic Association athlete and a NCAA Regional qualifier at UNC Wilmington, has joined the Elon University cross country staff as an volunteer assistant coach as announced by Phoenix head coach cross country Christine Engel on Thursday, July 24. Zahorodny will assist Engel in coaching the both the …Read the Rest…

Cadillac Returns as Wyndham Championship’s Official Vehicle

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GREENSBORO, N.C. –Cadillac, the luxury brand of General Motors, returns to the Wyndham Championship in 2014 as its official vehicle, the tournament announced today. The 75th anniversary Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 11-17, 2014. Cadillac will provide PGA TOUR player courtesy cars as well as vehicles for tournament operations and tournament officials during the …Read the Rest…

USA Women’s Basketball with Paris Kea(Page HS) begins training camp

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USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team Begins Training Camp USA head coach Dawn Staley and the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team open training camp on July 26. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 24, 2014) – On a quest for a seventh-consecutive gold medal in FIBA Americas U18 Championship play, the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s …Read the Rest…


BISCUITVILLE 125 NASCAR K&N PRO SERIES EAST RETURNS TO VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (July 21, 2014) – Biscuitville FRESH SOUTHERN® (www.biscuitville.com) is pleased to announce the company will once again be the title sponsor of the Biscuitville 125 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at VIRginia International Raceway on Saturday, Aug. 16 in Alton, Virginia. This is the second year Biscuitville has sponsored NASCAR’s top developmental …Read the Rest…

Morton Homer Wins It For HiToms

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HIGH POINT-THOMASVILLE, N.C. – The first extra-inning game at Finch Field this season sent the fans home happy as the High Point-Thomasville HiToms beat the Forest City Owls in 10 innings 5-4. The game started off sloppily as the both the Owls and the HiToms each scored their first run without a base hit. Forest …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field Receives USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

Posted by Press Release on July 23, 2014 at 5:37 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

NEW ORLEANS – The Elon University women’s track and field team received All-Academic team honors by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCA) for the eighth straight year as announced by the association on Wednesday, July 23. Individually, Elon’s Megan Kirschling was also recognized by the USTFCCCA in earning All-Academic honors. …Read the Rest…