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…

Bill White Greensboro Colt Baseball Scholarship winners will be recognized TONIGHT at Colt East Zone Tournament

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*****Bill White Greensboro Colt Baseball Winners for 2014…..Mr. White started the Colt Baseball program in Greensboro, back in 1965 and the awards are presented in his name and honor….***** Winners/recipients will be honored TONIGHT during the Colt East Zone tournament at Stoner-White Stadium, inside Jaycee Park off of Battleground Avenue and Pisgah Church Road. Here …Read the Rest…


More names on the College Baseball ‘commitment list’:Aker(NWG), Gorham(WA) Trejo(RAG) and Hardin(PG):Hardin kid Phil Hardin’s(Parks and Rec) son

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*****More names to add to our most recent lists and Congratulations to these young men and to all of the others that are declaring their college intentions…***** Cole Aker (Northwest Guilford) to UNC Breydan Gorham (Western Alamance) to Appalachian State Seth Hardin (Providence Grove) to Appalachian State Cesar Trejo (Ragsdale) to UNCG *****We got a …Read the Rest…

Blake Deatherage(Western Alamance HS) on his way to play baseball at UNCW

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Blake Deatherage(Western Alamance) has verbally committed to UNC–Wilmington to play baseball. Blake has been a two-time All-Conference(Mid-State 3-A) team member, was named to the 3-A All State squad in 2014 and was part of the Region 5 State Games team this Summer for the games, in Charlotte. Deatherage also made the 17U Wood Bat All-Tournament …Read the Rest…

Jake Moebius(WES) will be headed to WCU for baseball in the Fall of 2015

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Jake Moebius (2015) Wesleyan Christian Academy baseball. Jake has committed to attend and play college baseball at Western Carolina University. Jake was All Conference and All-State last season. Jake will go from being a WES Trojan to being one of the WCU Catamounts in the Fall of 2015…Jake Moebius will be on the bus, or …Read the Rest…


Players’ and Coaches’ Bios from the East-West All-Stars Football Game coming up tonight at Jamieson Stadium:Jones(EG), McLean(Dudley), Ripberger(NG), Stover(SG) and Stadler(RC)

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Game begins at 8:00pm/Fireworks at halftime…. Local players on the West squad….. Raquan Jones Raquan…Eastern Guilford High…6-2, 170…wide receiver…coached by Doug Robertson…as senior, named All-Conference, team Offensive MVP…. had 281 yards and 1 touchdown receiving…had over 100 tackles on defense…signed an athletic grant-in-aid with Fayetteville State University where he will major in criminal justice…plans to …Read the Rest…

Ryne Stanley(Southeast Guilford Falcons) commits to play college baseball for Pfeiffer University Falcons/James Smith-Williams to N.C. State for football

Posted by Andy Durham on July 22, 2014 at 6:51 pm under College, High School | Be the First to Comment

Today’s word from Charlie Pannell, the business manager for Southeast Guilford Junior Legion baseball, is that Ryne Stanley(Southeast Guilford Falcons) has committed to play college baseball, as a catcher for the Pfeiffer University Falcons…Going from the Falcons to the Falcons for Stanley…..Stanley was All-Metro Conference, he was on the State Games Baseball team for Region …Read the Rest…

Greensboro College Pride Football Welcome Final Part of 2014 Recruiting Class

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GREENSBORO, NC — Greensboro College head football coach Bill Young announced the addition of 19 commits for the 2014 season on Tuesday afternoon. The final part of the 2014 class includes four defensive backs, four running backs, three offensive linemen, three wide receivers, two linebackers, one fullback, one defensive linemen, and one quarterback. Defensive Backs …Read the Rest…

Chelsea Davis Named to Preseason All-Big South Volleyball Team

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – Senior Chelsea Davis was named to the Preseason All-Big South team and the High Point University volleyball team was picked to finish fourth in the Big South Preseason Poll, the league announced Tuesday. “The Big South will be very competitive this season,” said head coach Jason Oliver. “The league’s compeitiveness is …Read the Rest…

Johnny Cougar’s kid in trouble again:Mellencamp will be in football camp, but he may have to step out-of-bounds for court time

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John Mellencamp used to go by the name Johnny Cougar back in his early days coming out of his hometown of Seymour, Indiana, but things and times change and now issues are changing again for his son, Hud, a football player for the Duke Blue Devils… GREENSBORO — Duke walk-on football player Hud Mellencamp, the …Read the Rest…

Elon Announces Football Game Times, Lands Three TV Games

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University athletics today announced the times for its 12-game football schedule for the fall of 2014, its first season as a member of CAA Football. Three of Elon’s games will be included in CAA Football’s television package. The Phoenix’s home slate features non-league games against both North Carolina A&T and Charlotte …Read the Rest…


American Legion State Baseball Tournament Senior Division begins play on Friday at Holt-Moffit Field in Lexington(More on Post 87 HiToms from Nkwa Asonye)

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Info coming in from the floor, just below Bob Beeson’s desk, at the State American Legion Baseball offices…. These games will played in Davidson County(Lexington) and these are the old stomping grounds of John Davidson, our GreensboroSports.com CFO and spiritual leader……High Point Post 87 and Lexington/Davidson County will field teams in the big tournament….. 2014 …Read the Rest…

Florida State and Clemson/VA Tech best bets to win the ACC Football Title, with Seminoles the HEAVY favorites and Duke given a shot in the Coastal Division

Posted by Andy Durham on July 21, 2014 at 4:07 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

From the ACC preseason football gathering in Greensboro at The Grandover Resort…. Looks like FSU, Clemson and Virginia Tech are the favorites and we have two locals at two of those institutions, with D.J. Reader(Grimsley) at Clemson and Lorenzo Featherston(Page) at Florida State… Florida State seems to be the odds-on HEAVY favorite to win the …Read the Rest…

Post 87 Hi-Toms take Area 3 American Legion Title

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From Sunday: Post 87 High Point Hi-Toms 14 Winston-Salem 3 WP:Taylor Suggs(Southern Guilford) Ryan Caveness(Southern Guilford) 2-4/HR….Ryan Hedrick(Southern Guilford) Three-run HR…. For Post 87 they take the Best-of-Five Series over WS, Three-games-to-None…. Game One:10-3 HP Game Two:3-0 HP Game Three-14-3 HP… The State American Legion Senior Tournament will begin on Friday at Holt-Moffit Field in …Read the Rest…

East-West All-Stars Basketball Bios with Harris(Page), Powell(NWG), Stepp(Ragsdale), Withers(NEG), Burgins(SWG), Burnett(SA) and Nieters(BM)

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Local men’s and women’s players in tonight’s East-West All-Stars Basketball Games at the Greensboro Coliseum Jeremy Harris Jeremy…Page High…6-6, 175…forward…coached by James Abell…as senior, named All-District, All-Conference, All-Regional, All-Tournament, All-State, team MVP…as junior, named All-Conference…undecided about college choice and major…wants to pursue a career in the NBA…favorite college athlete is Shabazz Napier…favorite pro athlete is …Read the Rest…

Updates on East-West All-Stars Rosters

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There are a few drops and replacements to the men’s basketball rosters. On the East team, Carlee Clemons (Millbrook) replaces Jarrod Neal (Fairmont), and Jack Wilson (Millbrook) replaces Michael Williams (C.B. Aycock). On the West team, Brandon Watts (Weddington)replaces Larry Curry (East Forsyth). The men’s and women’s basketball teams compete Monday in the Greensboro Coliseum, …Read the Rest…

News Update on the Kernersville Bulldogs:Ray Crawford(Dudley/WSSU) Named CVCL Player of the Week(15 RBI team record)

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Ray Crawford Named CVCL Player of the Week The Carolina Virginia Collegiate League has announced its weekly award winners, and for the second consecutive week, a Kernersville Bulldog player has been named CVCL Player of the Week. The CVCL Player of the week for week nine of the regular season has been awarded to Ray …Read the Rest…


Kernersvillle Bulldogs go to (39-9) and one of the Summer’s top teams

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Bulldogs Sweep Second Place Stars 5-1, and 5-0 to push their record to 39-9 and remain in first place in the Carolina Virginia Collegiate summer league. Alex Embler picked up his fifth win of the year in game one striking out 7 and allowing only three hits and NCA&T right hander Mitch McQueen hurled two …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/20/14)

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Along today’s Greensboro Baseball Beat: South Atlantic League Baseball: Greensboro Grasshoppers vs. the Hickory Crawdads 4pm at NewBridge Bank Park Greensboro NABA:OFF Greensboro Colt Baseball:OFF American Legion Baseball: High Point Post 87(25-6) vs. Winston-Salem(17-13) with Post 87 up 2-0 in the Best-of-Five Series, for the Area III Championship… Game Three @ WS – 7:00 pm …Read the Rest…

Kernersville Bulldogs News with Clemmons headed to the pros

Posted by Press Release on July 20, 2014 at 1:10 pm under Amateur, College | Be the First to Comment

Kernersville Bulldogs’ Leland Clemmons Signs Professional Contract The center fielder of the Bulldogs put on an outstanding workout at the Carolina Virginia League All-Star weekend work day and signed a free agent contract with the KC Royals. Clemmons had previously played an exceptional game as the Bulldogs pounded the Rookie league Burlington squad in an …Read the Rest…