Wednesday night Baseball Report with Hoppers over Tourists and Dodgers got past Braves(NABA play-in game)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 31, 2014 at 12:26 am under Amateur, College, Professional | Be the First to Comment

from Enad Haddad and the Greensboro NABA, with their tournament play-in game tonight: #5 WS Dodgers 16 #6 Greensboro Braves 9 from NewBridge Bank Park: Greensboro Grasshoppers 8 Asheville Tourists 6 (12 Innings) WP:Miguel Del Pozo Game Winning Walk-off Home Run:Brian Anderson(GSO) Game Tying RBI’s:Brad Haynal(GSO) *****The Tourists were riding a 15-game road winning streak …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Game at Coastal Carolina Added to TV Lineup

Posted by Press Release on July 30, 2014 at 3:53 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – It was announced today, July 30, that the Elon football game at Coastal Carolina scheduled for Sept. 27 will be a part of the American Sports Network (ASN) television package covering the home of the Chanticleers, the Big South Conference. The game time has been changed from a 6 p.m. start to …Read the Rest…


Kernersville Bulldogs pick up win #44 and prep for Tournament coming up on Friday:Crawford, Corbett and Billings provide ‘Big Boost’

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The Kernersville Bulldogs beat the Piedmont All-Stars of Martinsville, Virginia behind the bats of Ray Crawford, Shane Billings and Chris Corbett. Billings had three hits including a triple and scored three runs. Crawford had three hits including a double and Homerun with four rbis and scored four runs. Corbett had three hits and three rbi’s. …Read the Rest…

Scotland County QB/Georgia Tech Recruit Jaylend Ratliffe Suffers Head Injury In ATV Crash

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This young man started at QB for Scotland County last season and if memory serves me correctly, he took the Scots to the 4-A State Title game in Raleigh, where they fell to the Dudley Panthers in the NCHSAA Championship….Outstanding young athlete and he had to be airlifted to Charlotte on Tuesday, with severe head …Read the Rest…

High Point University makes offer to Peter Agba(Greensboro Day School)

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Word coming in from Justin Byerly, who works for several high school basketball sites and also by way of Twitter, from Michael Lindsay with the High Point Enterprise:(www.hpe.com) High Point University has offered 2015 Peter Agba[basketball] of Greensboro Day (NC). Agba is a post player and he stands at right around 6’5 or 6’6 and …Read the Rest…


Tuesday night Sports Report:Baseball shows Greensboro Reds with their second-greatest comeback ever and Hoppers fall to Jackets on the road(Smith the glue that held the Reds together)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 29, 2014 at 11:07 pm under Amateur, College, High School | Be the First to Comment

Greensboro Reds 9, Kernersville Marlins 8 It was the second-greatest comeback in Greensboro Reds team history tonight at Western Guilford High School, where the Reds came back from being down 8-3 in the 3rd Inning and they battled back to win the Tuesday meeting with the Kernersville Marlins, with the final, 9-8 Reds… Jonathan Smith …Read the Rest…

National American Legion Baseball Office to ‘Re-open’ PROTEST against Post 87 High Point/HiToms:Post 87 Playing the ‘Waiting Game’

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+++++Post 87 High Point will not back down.+++++ *****But right now, all they can do is sit back an wait to see what happens with their season…..***** Coming in from the High Point Enterprise and re-tweeted by Mike Duprez with the Lexington Dispatch: *****The National Legion office(Indianapolis, Indiana) has reopened Post 87′s appeal. Posts 87(High …Read the Rest…

Local/Area Baseball for Tonight with Reds-Marlins, Hoppers and Bulldogs

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Greensboro National Adult Baseball Association: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Greensboro Reds vs. Kernersville Marlins 7:00pm Western Guilford High School *****Last game of the Regular Season and the Tournament begins later this week. Saw former SEG Falcon and HPCA Cougar Evan ‘Tiger’ Miller at SS last night for the Reds and Tiger did a good job…Got …Read the Rest…

Elon Football to Open Preseason Camp on August 4

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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…

Shelby advances to the American Legion Baseball Title Game:Still think what this Post 87 HiToms assistant coach is saying sums it up Best

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News on this coming in from Jason Queen at the Lexington Dispatch(www.the-dispatch.com) Shelby Post 82, which has lost twice in the double-elimination tournament, but got one of those overturned via protest — moves to the finals today at 12:30pm… Shelby will have to beat the Gaston Braves, who opened Monday’s slate with an 8-1 win …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…

Update on Post 87 HiToms quest to re-enter the American Legion Baseball State Tournament and a closer look at the American Legion Rulebook

Posted by Andy Durham on July 28, 2014 at 11:23 pm under Amateur, College, High School | 7 Comments to Read

The Post 87 HiToms have protested their disqualification decision from the American Legion Baseball State Tournament and on Monday they asked to halt the tournament, which is wrapping up Tuesday in Lexington, and then restart it from when the team was disqualified. “It’s gone beyond frustrating and into hypocrisy,” HiToms president Greg Suire said. “And …Read the Rest…

Local/Area Baseball Finals Tonight for 7/28/14

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Just in:Augusta Greenjackets 7, Greensboro Grasshoppers 3 So far just two scores for you tonight with the Lexington Orioles over the Reds in Greensboro NABA play and this is the first league loss of the year for the Greensboro Reds… Final from Western Guilford HS: Lexington Orioles 5 Greensboro Reds 3 Final from Deep River …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…

Update from Sunday at American Legion Baseball State Tournament:DC done, but boy it was fun and they had a good run(Why not American Legion ball in Guilford County?)

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:54 am under Amateur, College, High School | 7 Comments to Read

from Sunday at the American Legion Baseball State Tournament in Lexington, North Carolina, at historic Holt-Moffitt Field and this year’s tournament has been making history, but that’s a different story/post…. On Sunday and this ends the season for the Davidson County team, but they had a good run and they had plenty of fun along …Read the Rest…

Post 87 HiToms respond to being kicked out of American Legion Baseball State Tournament:Two key letters now available from the American Legion National Office to all coaches on behalf of ‘The Baseball Factory’

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:30 am under Amateur, College, High School | 7 Comments to Read

The Post 87 High Point HiToms were kicked out of this weekend’s American Legion Baseball State Tournament, due to what has been deemed as using an ineligible player and Post 87 has responded to this action taken, by the National American Legion association….. Coach Rob Shore(Trinity High School) and the Post 87 High Point HiToms …Read the Rest…


K’ville ends up with split in DH on Sunday as Duncan Everett picks up 5th win of year and Kevin Jordan(Wake Forest U) running with the ‘Big Dogs’

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Kernersville(43-10) Defeats Roanoke Rails 13-0 and fall 2-1 in doubleheader at Kiwanis Park in Salem, Va Sunday. Duncan Everett and Alex Embler hurled the shutout in game one with Everett picking up his fifth win of the year for Kernersville. Guilford College ‘s Kyle Humphrey with three hits, Chris Corbett and Kevin Jordan paced the …Read the Rest…

Saturday night Protest and High Point Post 87 declared ineligible for American Legion State Baseball Tournament:’Dual Participation Rule’ in viloation

Posted by Andy Durham on July 27, 2014 at 5:35 pm under Amateur, College, High School | 13 Comments to Read

from the American Legion State Baseball Tournament in Lexington, N.C. at Holt-Moffitt Field comes one of the most ball-stopping moves of the entire baseball season…This one comes in as a true ‘Slider/Curve’ and I guess we will have to call this a ‘Slurve’….. The previously unbeaten High Point Post 87 HiToms(2-0) have been declared ineligible…. …Read the Rest…

Local/Area Baseball for today on this Sunday 7/27/14 with American Legion, Hoppers, ‘Dogs and more

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Greensboro Grasshoppers at Augusta Greenjackets 2pm Greensboro NABA:OFF Kernersville Bulldogs(42-9) at Roanoke Rails 3pm(Doubleheader) American Legion Baseball State Tournament at the historic Holt-Moffitt Field in Lexington, North Carolina….You can hear selected games on KOOL 99.9FM and on 1440AM WLXN with Randy Swicegood and Dale Morefield… Today/Tonight: Wayne County vs Post 8 Davidson County Warriors(1-1) 4:30pm …Read the Rest…