Robert Newhouse #44 for the Dallas Cowboys dead at age 64:He was one of the greats in ‘Big D’

Posted by Andy Durham on July 23, 2014 at 12:03 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

from www.foxsports.com and this man was a real good one back in the days of the Cowboys-Redskins battles…. Former Dallas Cowboys running back Robert Newhouse died Tuesday at the age of 64, a victim of heart disease. Newhouse is well-remembered for his powerful thighs and his halfback pass thrown for a touchdown to Golden Richards …Read the Rest…

Biscuitville sponsors NASCAR event:Kickoff will be in Greensboro

Posted by Andy Durham on July 22, 2014 at 4:15 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

There will be a special kickoff event this Thursday, July 24 in Greensboro for the upcoming Biscuitville 125 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR). For the second year in a row, this developmental series race is returning to VIR on Saturday, August 16 and will feature many of NASCAR’s rising …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers’ bullpen falters against Crawdads

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Hoppers’ bullpen falters against Crawdads from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. There was no doubt what the difference was in Monday’s game at NewBridge Bank Park. Hickory’s bullpen was sharp, Greensboro’s pen wasn’t and the result was a 10-4 win for the Crawdads, who salvaged the final game in the four-game …Read the Rest…

Three Past Champions Join Wyndham Championship Field

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – With just three weeks remaining before the 75th anniversary Wyndham Championship, three PGA TOUR stars highlight the players making early commitments to the Wyndham field. Webb Simpson, Brandt Snedeker and defending champion Patrick Reed have now officially joined the field and will play this year’s Wyndham Championship, the tournament announced today. The …Read the Rest…

Randy Moss, yes that Randy Moss(Minnesota Vikings), now an assistant/associate high school football coach in Charlotte

Posted by Andy Durham on July 21, 2014 at 4:30 pm under High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

from www.charlotteobserver.com: Former All-Pro NFL receiver Randy Moss is now the associate head coach at Victory Christian Center School. His son, Thaddeus, plays on the team after the family recently moved from the New England area, Victory Christian head coach Dee Brown told the Charlotte Observer. Thaddeus Moss is reportedly 6-foot-4 and 240 pounds…. Read …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers come back in Moseley’s comeback

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“I’m just as excited to put on a Hoppers uniform as I would be any uniform,” Dustin Moseley said, smiling broadly. “I’m glad to be able to put on a uniform and cleats again.” Hoppers come back in Moseley’s comeback from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. After two years away from …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…

Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball:Hoppers keep up winning ways with new faces

Posted by Press Release on July 20, 2014 at 1:01 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Hoppers keep up winning ways with new faces from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. The faces have changed, but so far the winning hasn’t. Saturday night’s 6-1 victory over Hickory came with a new starting pitcher and a new catcher. Jose Adames picked up the win in his Greensboro debut and …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers nail down 6-1 win on Christmas in July at NewBridge Bank Park

Posted by Andy Durham on July 19, 2014 at 11:36 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

from Saturday night at NewBridge Bank Park: Greensboro Grasshoppers 6 Hickory Crawdads 1 WP:Jose Adames(1-0) LP:Akeem Bostick(5-6) HR:(GSO) Felix Munoz(13)….J.T Riddle(6)…RBI Munoz now at (68)….Riddle at (38)…. Hoppers go-6-10-0 Crawdads-1-9-0 Grasshoppers now at (20-10)….Hickory at (16-14)….

Mick Foley likes being Santa Claus

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Read here from the High Point Enterprise and you find out what we are talking about, as Mick Foley(WWE) trains to be the world’s best Santa Claus….With real good photos…. CLICK HERE for Mick Foley’s Santa Claus story….

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/19/14):Hoppers, Post 87 High Point, Post 81 Eastern Randolph, K’ville Bulldogs and more

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Inside today’s Greensboro Baseball Beat: South Atlantic League Baseball: Greensboro Grasshoppers vs. the Hickory Crawdads at 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park(Christmas in July Night) Greensboro NABA:OFF Greensboro Colt Baseball:OFF American Legion Baseball: High Point Post 87(24-6) vs. Winston-Salem(17-12) with Post 87 up 1-0 in the Best-of-Five Series, for the Area III Championship… @ Finch Field …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Crabaugh gives Hickory trouble with the curve

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“I’ve been up and down since I’ve been here,” Cody Crabaugh said, “and it was time for me to get in a groove. I was consistent in college (Oklahoma City) and consistent in extended spring and I got back to that.” Crabaugh gives Hickory trouble with the curve from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro …Read the Rest…

Very Wide Range of Sports Tonight for Friday at the GSPN Sports Desk(NWG football, Brad Hoover football, ER and Post 87 baseball, Hoppers on the win

Posted by Andy Durham on July 18, 2014 at 10:48 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Northwest Guilford wins the Catawba College 7 on 7′s today…I remember a couple of years ago, that NWG won the deal over at Wake Forest University.. The Marvin Ridge Mavericks coached by Brad Hoover(Ledford/Western Carolina/Carolina Panthers) were 4-1 in pool play at the 7 on 7′s… The Eastern Randolph Randolph Junior American Legion baseball team …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/18/14) with Hoppers, Major details on Post 87 High Point and K’ville Bulldogs

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From today’s Greensboro Baseball Beat: South Atlantic League Baseball: Greensboro Grasshoppers vs. the Hickory Crawdads at 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park Greensboro NABA:OFF Greensboro Colt Baseball:OFF American Legion Baseball: High Point Post 87(23-6) vs. Winston-Salem(17-11) with the Best-of-Five series beginning TODAY, for the Area III Championship… CVCL Kernersville Bulldogs: Mooresville Spinners at the Bulldogs(35-8) 7pm[Glenn …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers lose game and another player

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“I’ve never seen (the Marlins) do this with teams that are in the postseason,” Hoppers manager David Berg said of all the moves. “But it opens up opportunities and you never know who’s going to step up. You never know.” Hoppers lose game and another player Talk about breaking up the old gang. Following Thursday’s …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers drop game to Birds on Thursday night at NewBridge Bank Park

Posted by Andy Durham on July 17, 2014 at 10:58 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Delmarva Shorebirds 5, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 WP:Gonzalez, L (5-0, 2.74) LP:Garcia, J (9-4, 5.20) HR:None Hoppers three-game winning streak comes to a halt…. Box Score courtesy of the South Atlantic League: Delmarva Shorebirds Player Pos AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO AVG Gregory Lorenzo CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 …Read the Rest…

Major League Baseball Mid-Season Recap with Stuart Barefoot

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Special to GreensboroSports.com from Stuart Barefoot, UNCG-grad and part of a sports facilitated/inclined ‘Barefoot Family’(Claiborne, Richard, Penny, and more.) Technically the season has been half over for a while now, but now that the All-Star game is over marking the unofficial end of the first half of the season, that seems to be a good …Read the Rest…


Sinclair Broadcast Group set to launch the American Sports Network

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Sinclair Broadcast Group set to start/begin the American Sports Network……. from www.prowrestling.net: Ring of Honor wrestling’s parent company Sinclair Broadcast Group has announced that it will launch American Sports Network on the company’s television stations. The plan is to broadcast college sports from conferences including Conference USA, the Colonial Athletic Association, Big South Conference, and …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/17/14

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Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/16/14 Along today’s Greensboro Baseball Beat: Greensboro Colt Baseball: Southern Guilford vs. Southwest Guilford 6pm at Stoner-White Grimsley vs. Southwest Guilford 8pm at Stoner-White (Last day of the regular season.) South Atlantic League Baseball: Greensboro Grasshoppers vs. Delmarva Shorebirds at 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park Greensboro NABA:OFF from Wednesday:Piedmont Pirates 4 …Read the Rest…

‘Face of the Franchise’:Who would it be???(Baseball to Football/High School to Pros)

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*****This is the BIG ONE….You will get a good load here!!!***** I started working on this topic the other night during one of our baseball game rain delays and it really got me to thinking and it is one of those subjects/topics that will/can really get you thinking and it is fun to recollect the …Read the Rest…