HPU MBB Guard Derrell Edwards ’14 to make NASCAR Nationwide Series debut

Posted by Press Release on September 17, 2014 at 7:40 pm under College, Professional, Video | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Former High Point University guard Derrell Edwards ’14 will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut as part of the pit crew for Cale Conley this weekend in Sparta, Ky. Edwards Interview Conley’s No. 33 car will be in action at the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 Saturday at the Kentucky Speedway. The race will …Read the Rest…

Building on those football numbers/stats from Saturday and Sunday:Graham Sporting Goods Roll Call of College and Pros you know

Posted by Andy Durham on September 14, 2014 at 6:19 pm under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Let us begin to build on our weekend numbers from the college games on Saturday to the pro games on Sunday and here we go…Feel free to add in all you want… Eric Ebron(Smith HS/North Carolina) with 3 receptions good for 38 yards for the Detriot Lions on Sunday Keenan Allen(Northern Guilford) with 5 receptions …Read the Rest…


Reidsville’s Bryan Mitchell On His First Start With the New York Yankees

Posted by Don Moore on September 13, 2014 at 11:05 pm under Professional, Video | Be the First to Comment

Yankees starter Bryan Mitchell discusses his first career MLB start and how he felt after throwing five innings against the Orioles. He got the lost as the Yankees fell 5-0 to Baltimore. The game was played doubled header on Friday, September 12, 2014. Your browser does not support iframes.

Guilford’s Ben Strong Drafted by Westchester in NBA D-League Expansion Draft

Posted by Press Release on September 11, 2014 at 1:46 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former Guilford College All-America basketball player Ben Strong ’08 has been drafted by the Westchester Knicks of the NBA Developmental League. The Knicks, affiliates of the NBA’s New York Knicks, are the D-League’s 18th team and will begin play in November. Strong, a veteran of three D-League seasons, spent the parts of …Read the Rest…

High School and NFL Picks Contests

Posted by Don Moore on at 8:50 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

We have two FREE Football picks every week. – CiCi’s NFL Picks. – Texas Roadhouse High School Picks. Get your votes in.


Is it now Double-Jeopardy for the NFL or should it be “Final Jeopardy” for Roger Goodell???(Should the Comish quit?)

Posted by Andy Durham on September 10, 2014 at 6:21 pm under Professional | 7 Comments to Read

Many sports and even non-sports fans are speaking out and they are calling with fervor for the commissioner of the National Football League, Roger Goodell, to step down and give up his position as the top sports official, a job that pays Goodell a reportedly 40 million dollars a year…. The NFL says they had …Read the Rest…

‘Names of the Day’ with John Wockenfuss and Sean O’Haire(RIP)[Suicide for O'Haire]

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*****Update on the death of Sean O’Haire:According to TMZ.com, citing local police, former WWE/WCW wrestler Sean O’Haire (a/k/a Sean Haire) was found “in his bedroom, beside his bed, with a red rope tied around his neck and connected to the bedpost” in an apparent suicide.*****from ProWrestling.Net A couple of key names from our world of …Read the Rest…

A “Basketball Brother” that was so true:’Bad Boy’ Marvin Barnes dead at age 62

Posted by Andy Durham on September 9, 2014 at 2:00 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

This is like losing one of your best friends here….He played the game the way it was supposed to be played….Super-aggressive….Not too many people out there could rebound like this man could….You had to call him a man, but you could call him a “Bad Boy’ too, cause Marvin Barnes was very tough and he …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner – Week #1

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Cheston Garner was our Week #1 Winner with 13 out of 16 Games. Cheston will receive 2 Adult Buffets from CiCi’s Pizza on Battleground Avenue. Week Two is ready for your picks, head over to the Picks Page to play. It’s Free!

Ravens Take A Hard Stand Against Domestic Abuse – Rice Cut

Posted by Don Moore on September 8, 2014 at 4:06 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The Baltimore Ravens have cut Ray Rice after a video showing him striking and then knocking out his girlfriend (now wife) was leaked. The NFL had already suspended him two games; but then went full suspension after seeing the video. More at TMZ Sports.

Panthers Final 20-14 win over Bucs:10-0 Panthers at the Half:Cam Newton will not play today vs. Tampa Bay

Posted by Andy Durham on September 7, 2014 at 3:22 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Final: Carolina Panthers 20 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14 Passing:Panthers’ Derek Anderson- 230 YDS, 2 TD Halftime from Tampa: Carolina Panthers 10 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 from www.charlotteobserver.com: Cam Newton is inactive vs. Tampa Bay Panthers quarterback Cam Newton will miss his first regular-season game as a professional, after the Panthers placed him on their inactives …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers aim to send series to third game

Posted by Guest Columnist on September 4, 2014 at 10:18 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers aim to send series to third game Chris Sadberry pitched in the biggest game of his life back in June. Friday, he’ll pitch in an even bigger one. Sadberry will start against Hagerstown in the second game of the Northern Division playoffs Friday night at 7 o’clock in NewBridge Bank Park. The situation is …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers and Miami Marlins extend player development contract

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Greensboro, Marlins Re-Up Through 2018 Miami Marlins Extend Minor League Partnership with Grasshoppers GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Greensboro Grasshoppers and Miami Marlins have extended their Player Development Contract through the end of the 2018 season, team officials announced today. “The Miami Marlins couldn’t be more pleased to extend our partnership with the Greensboro Grasshoppers for …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship announces 2015 dates

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES 2015 TOURNAMENT DATES GREENSBORO, N.C. – The PGA TOUR has released its 2015 schedule, and the Wyndham Championship will return to the late-season slot it has occupied since 2007, the tournament announced today. Colombian superstar Camilo Villegas won the 75th anniversary Wyndham Championship last month. The 76th annual Wyndham Championship is set …Read the Rest…

Hagerstown Suns top Grasshoppers 3-2 Wednesday night on the road:Hoppers back home in Greensboro on Friday night

Posted by Andy Durham on September 3, 2014 at 10:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

At Hagerstown, Maryland: Game One of the South Atlantic League Northern Division Championship Series:(Best-of-Three Games Series and the Suns lead 1-0… Hagerstown Suns 3 Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 WP:Napoli (1-0, 0.00) LP:Bremer (0-1, 54.00) HR:None Suns entered the Top of the 9th down 2-0 and they win the game in walk-off fashion…. Game Two in Greensboro …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Consistent Hoppers, Suns open playoff series

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Consistent Hoppers, Suns open playoff series from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com….. This is the way it was supposed to be. What else can you say about the first-round playoff matchup between the Hoppers and Hagerstown? Not only did the SAL Northern Division rivals finish the season with the same overall …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Contest Is Live

Posted by Don Moore on September 2, 2014 at 8:36 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

CiCi’s is back this year with our NFL Picks Contest. Click the link, sign up and pick your games. As in previous years, we have a Tie-Breaker of the Total Points in the Carolina Panthers Game (except Week #12 – use the Washington Redskins Game). No cost to enter. Each weekly winner gets Two CiCi …Read the Rest…


Greensboro Grasshoppers Honored With Three South Atlantic League Awards :Hoppers, Todd Olson and Bob Perry grab the awards

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Grasshoppers Honored With Three South Atlantic League Awards (Congrats to the Greensboro Grasshoppers, Todd Olson and Bob Perry for their accomplishments/achievements.) Greensboro, N.C. – The South Atlantic League has announced the recipients of the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Awards, presenting the Greensboro Grasshoppers with three of the honors. The Grasshoppers received the 2014 Community Service Award, …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers win final game of the regular season on Labor Day Monday, 7-4 over Kannapolis

Posted by Andy Durham on September 1, 2014 at 7:45 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Final on Monday afternoon at Kannapolis: Greensboro Grasshoppers 7, Kannapolis Intimidators 4 Greensboro Grasshoppers(43-27) at the Hagerstown Suns(43-27) for Game One, in Round One of the SAL North Playoffs on Wednesday… Both Hoppers and Suns at (43-27) for the Second Half in the Sally North….For the 2014 season overall both teams finish at (87-53)…Hoppers win …Read the Rest…

Former Appalachian State receivers Tony Washington(High Point Andrews) and Andrew Peacock find spots on practice squads with Jacksonville and Detroit

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:32 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Tony Washington(High Point Andrews HS) and Andrew Peacock, both former receivers for the Appalachian State Mountaineers, have landed spots on NFL practice squads… Tony Washington has a contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Anderew Peacock has been signed by the Detriot Lions… Neither player made the 53-man roster, but they did find a way to …Read the Rest…