Current Update on Blake Butler(SEG), Corey Kimber(Dudley HS) and Eric Kimber(Dudley HS)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 29, 2015 at 3:53 pm under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford High School/College of Charleston) with the Arizona League Reds LG LEVEL G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI AVG AZL Reds AZl ROK 22 79 15 29 44 8 2 1 10 .367 *****Very impressive for Butler, especially with that .367 BA….***** Corey Kimber(Dudley HS) with Tri-City in the San …Read the Rest…

FedExCup Champion Billy Horschel, Japanese superstar Hideki Matsuyama join Wyndham Championship field

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FEDEXCUP CHAMPION BILLY HORSCHEL, JAPANESE SUPERSTAR HIDEKI MATSUYAMA JOIN WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP FIELD http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/billy-horschel-hideki-matsuyama/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Reigning FedExCup champion Billy Horschel and Japanese superstar Hideki Matsuyama will play the Piedmont Triad’s PGA TOUR, the tournament announced today. The 76th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 17-23, 2015 at Sedgefield Country Club. These players join …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Sand Gnats bid goodbye by beating Hoppers

Posted by Guest Columnist on July 28, 2015 at 8:43 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Sand Gnats bid goodbye by beating Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The Savannah Sand Gnats left NewBridge Bank Park for the last time ever Tuesday afternoon, although Michael Katz probably wishes he could hit there a few more times. The Gnats’ franchise will move to Columbia, S.C., for the …Read the Rest…

BB&T’s Steve Wiggs Named 2015 Wyndham Championship Honorary Chairman; General Chairman and Tournament Committee Introduced

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Steve Wiggs, BB&T senior executive vice president, chief marketing officer and lending group manager, is the 2015 Wyndham Championship honorary chairman, the tournament announced today. The 76th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 16-23, 2015. As the honorary chairman, Wiggs will serve as an ambassador for the PGA TOUR event which …Read the Rest…

Defending Champion Camilo Villegas, Former Winners Davis Love III, Carl Pettersson, K.J. Choi and Arjun Atwal Join Wyndham Field

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Colombian PGA TOUR golfer Camilo Villegas will defend his 2014 Wyndham Championship title, and several other former champions will also play the Piedmont Triad’s PGA TOUR, the tournament announced today. The 76th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 17-23, 2015 at Sedgefield Country Club. Joining Villegas in the field are two-time …Read the Rest…


Greensboro’s Local/Area Baseball for Today(7/28/15):HiToms go for State Title/Hoppers/Greensboro NABA/CVCL

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Finals:Savannah Sand Gnats 8, Greensboro Grasshoppers 6 American Legion State Tournament at Newman Park(Catawba College) in Salisbury: Post 87 HiToms Play Rowan County Today for State Title The Post 87 HiToms have advanced to the championship game of the North Carolina State American Legion Tournament. Playing Rowan Co. @ 1pm today in Salisbury (Newman Park), …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Sand Gnats lay 9-0 whipping on Hoppers

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Sand Gnats lay 9-0 whipping on Hoppers Game No. 100 for the Hoppers in the South Atlantic League season was one of the most forgettable. Savannah dominated on the pitching and hitting ends and put a 9-0 whipping on the Hoppers Monday night. The outcome left Greensboro 9-22 in the second half and 38-62 overall. …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship, Winston-Salem Open Launch Ticket Co-Op Promotion

Posted by Press Release on July 27, 2015 at 3:31 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP, WINSTON-SALEM OPEN LAUNCH TICKET CO-OP PROMOTION http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/wyndham-championship-winston-salem-open/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – For several years, the Wyndham Championship has been promoting the entire Piedmont Triad region through its tournament, and now, the 76-year old event is partnering with the Winston-Salem Open tennis tournament to promote the Piedmont Triad’s only two major-league sports events together, the …Read the Rest…

Ernie Els and Brandt Snedeker to Wyndham Tournament/Wyndham Championship

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WORLD GOLF HALL OF FAMER ERNIE ELS, FORMER WYNDHAM WINNER BRANDT SNEDEKER JOIN WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP FIELD GREENSBORO, N.C. – World Golf Hall of Famer Ernie Els and former Wyndham Championship winner Brandt Snedeker will play this year’s Wyndham Championship, the tournament announced today. The 76th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 17-23, 2015 at …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/27/15):Post 87 still in American Legion State Tournament/Hoppers/NABA standings/CVCL with Bulldogs(37-11)/COLTS start on Wednesday/PONY East Zone in High Point

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American Legion Baseball State Tournament at Newman Park, in Salisbury, N.C.(Catawba College) Post 87 High Point HiToms (27-9) vs Hope Mills (23-6) 1pm….Final:Post 87 HiToms 4, Hope Mills 1 Caldwell County (29-12) vs Rowan County (27-6) 7pm South Atlantic/SALLY League: Savannah Sand Gnats at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park CVCL: from Sunday:Kernersville Bulldogs …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers can’t overcome costly early error

Posted by Guest Columnist on July 26, 2015 at 10:21 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Hoppers can’t overcome costly early error from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com One thing a team that’s struggling can’t afford is to dig itself in a hole to start a game at home. On Sunday, the Hoppers did just that. In the top of the first, Tyler Kolek gave up a single …Read the Rest…


Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/26/15) with Finals

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Post 87 High Point 13, Wilson 3 Caldwell County 7, Eastern Randolph 3 Savannah Sand Gnats 6, Greensboro Grasshoppers 5 Piedmont Pirates 7, Lexington Orioles 4 Greensboro Reds 7, W-S Dodgers 1

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/26/15):Hoppers, NABA, CVCL, American Legion State Tournament with Post 87 and Post 81

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South Atlantic/SALLY League: savannah Sand Gnats at Greensboro Grasshoppers 4pm at NewBridge Bank Park Greensboro NABA: Lexington Orioles vs. Piedmont Pirates(4:00 PM at Western Guilford High School) Greensboro Reds vs. W-S Dodgers(7:00 PM at Western Guilford High School) American Legion Baseball Tournament in Salisbury at Catawba College(Newman Park): Game 9: 12:30 High Point (26-7) vs …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Davis, Buckelew take on different roles in 5-4 win

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Davis, Buckelew take on different roles in 5-4 win from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com… The Hoppers played against type with “Christmas In July” at NewBridge Bank Park Saturday, so Mason Davis and James Buckelew went along with that idea. Davis is not a home-run hitter, but he belted a two-run shot …Read the Rest…

Graham Sporting Goods Baseball Tonight Scores for 7/25/15:Dillon Cox(Greensboro Reds/GTCC/NW Guilford) 2015 Greensboro NABA Home Run Derby Champion

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*****Dillon Cox(Greensboro Reds/GTCC/NW Guilford) 2015 Greensboro NABA Home Run Derby Champion***** South Atlantic/SALLY League: Greensboro Grasshoppers 5, Savannah Sand Gnats 4 WP:Franco(1-2)/SV:Buckelew(1)/LP:Knapp…Hoppers(9-20)…Gnats(12-16) American Legion Baseball State Tournament: Hope Mills 6, High Point Post 87 HiToms 5 Zach McLean went 2 for 4 with a three-run home run for the HiToms, who totaled seven hits for …Read the Rest…

Local/Greensboro Area Baseball for Today(7/25/15) with NABA HR Derby, Grasshoppers, American Legion(check your rosters) and more

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2015 GNABA Home Run Derby 8pm Western Guilford HS BBcor Metal Bat Allowed Any Greensboro NABA player can participate $5.00 Gate fee for Fans American Legion Baseball State Tournament at Newman Park in Salisbury(Catawba College): *****Be sure to check your rosters before and after the game.***** Game 5: 9:30 Caldwell Co (27-12)…4, Garner (16-12)…3..Final:Caldwell County …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Twine’s four RBIs help Hoppers to 7-6 win

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Twine’s four RBIs help Hoppers to 7-6 win from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com This season isn’t going to be pretty, numbers-wise, for Justin Twine. But he has things he wants to accomplish in the 42 games remaining, and Friday night was a good step toward that. The young shortstop (age 19) …Read the Rest…


Graham Sporting Goods Local/Greensboro Area Baseball Tonight:SAL, American Legion, NABA, Post 87 numbers and more

Posted by Andy Durham on July 24, 2015 at 11:16 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

South Atlantic/SALLY League: Greensboro Grasshoppers 7, Kannapolis Intimidators 6 American Legion State Tournament at Newman Park(Catawba College) Hope Mills 6 vs. Caldwell County 2 Post 81 Eastern Randolph 8 vs. Post 47 Haywood County 3 High Point Post 87 HiToms 15 vs. Garner Nationals 7 Post 342 Rowan County 12, Wilson 2 Greensboro NABA: Greensboro …Read the Rest…

Tobais hanging in there:Good night last night for the former Southeast Guilford Falcon/Florida Gator

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Josh Tobias, second baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies’ Rookie Team, the Williamsport Crosscutters, in the New York-Penn League, went 3-5 last night with a Triple, a Home Run, 2 RBI and 2 Runs….Not a bad night for the former Southeast Guilford Falcon and the former Florida Gator….In 3-4 weeks with Williamsport Josh has two HR’s, …Read the Rest…

Terry Bollea/HULK Hogan terminated by WWE for using racial slurs:Hogan GONE after racial rant(Quick apology by Hogan)

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Hulk Hogan/Terry Bollea has had all ties severed by World Wrestling Entertainment for using racial slurs and racial rants/comments….Extremly poor taste and choice of words by Hogan and we won’t print them here, but you can see more and learn more at www.pwtorch.com and at www.prowrestling.net….Bad stuff and very bad language by Hulk Hogan and …Read the Rest…