Bill Hass on Baseball:Lakewood deal Hoppers a 5-3 loss

Posted by Press Release on September 1, 2015 at 12:46 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Lakewood deal Hoppers a 5-3 loss from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… It’s been a season-long struggle to score runs for the Hoppers and Monday night was no exception as they dropped a 5-3 decision to Lakewood in NewBridge Bank Park. Out of 14 teams in the South Atlantic League, the …Read the Rest…

Ragsdale High School Athletics for week of 8/31-9/5/15:Football Friday at Northeast Guilford HS

Posted by Press Release on August 31, 2015 at 10:10 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

*****Thanks go out today to Brian Herndon for hosting us last Friday night for the Dudley at Ragsdale High School football game in Jamestown.***** Monday, August 31 TBA Coed Varsity Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Park/Guilford County Championship (Other) Away 5:00PM Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball Western Guilford High School Home 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Soccer …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Lakewood beats Hoppers in bizarre game

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Lakewood beats Hoppers in bizarre game from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… There were four games played within nine innings Sunday at NewBridge Bank Park, but any way you added them up they came out to a Lakewood win over the Hoppers, 15-8. Game No. 1 was the first five innings, …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Game of frustration on night of celebration

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 29, 2015 at 11:31 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Game of frustration on night of celebration from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… It was a night for tuxedos and a night for “almosts” at NewBridge Bank Park Saturday. The tuxedos were in honor of Miss Babe Ruth, the Hoppers’ black Labrador retriever who will retire after four more games. Crowd …Read the Rest…

ONE MORE TIME:Greensboro Grasshoppers Ticket Giveaway:Yours for FREE and we will Draw the final WINNERS Tonight!(Justin Butler and Sherry Neese)!!

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*****We drew our two Final Names tonight and we have Justin Butler and Sherry Neese as our WINNERS…We will be E-mailing the tickets to Justin Butler and Sherry Neese….***** ONE MORE TIME and we will draw again tonight after the Monday night game is complete and you will be up for the Tuesday night or …Read the Rest…


Miss Babe Ruth’s Retirement Party To Be a Red Carpet Night

Posted by Press Release on August 28, 2015 at 12:43 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Miss Babe Ruth’s Retirement Party To Be a Red Carpet Night Grasshoppers will honor batgirl Saturday, Aug. 29 (Greensboro, NC) Fans will be met with glitz and glam as they approach NewBride Bank Park on SATURDAY, AUG 29. The night of celebration and commemoration will honor our legendary bat girl Miss Babe Ruth. The red …Read the Rest…

Darryl Dawkins dead at age 58:”Chocolate Thunder” will roar no more and he will be missed by all that knew and loved his game

Posted by Andy Durham on August 27, 2015 at 4:56 pm under Professional | 2 Comments to Read

Sure do remember Darryl Dawkins well coming into the NBA at age 18, right out of high school and getting right in the there with the Philadelphia 76er’s and he had quite a career…Dawkins and Bill Willoughby both came into the league at the same time at 18 and that would have been 40 years …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers win with 3 homers, clutch relief work

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 24, 2015 at 10:38 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers win with 3 homers, clutch relief work from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… The third time was a charm for Ryan Hafner Sunday. In the top of the eighth inning, the Hoppers’ right-handed reliever faced Jonathan Meyer of Hickory in the key at-bat of the game against Hickory. Hafner had …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Woods, Davis, bullpen come through for Hoppers

Posted by Press Release on August 23, 2015 at 12:56 am under Professional | Read the First Comment

Woods, Davis, bullpen come through for Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Amnesia worked for K.J. Woods Saturday night. The Hoppers’ first baseman had struck out his first three at-bats against Hickory, but that didn’t matter when he came up in the bottom of the seventh inning. With his team …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Announces 34,000-Fan Sellout Crowd for Third Round

Posted by Press Release on August 22, 2015 at 11:36 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES 34,000-FAN SELLOUT CROWD FOR THIRD ROUND GREENSBORO, N.C. – An estimated crowd of 34,000 fans watched today’s third round of the 76th annual Wyndham Championship, the tournament announced today. The Wyndham Championship concludes tomorrow. – After we saw about 30,000 people on the course yesterday, we thought we could allow quite a …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Sunday Tee Times with Tiger set to hit the Woods off #1 Tee at 1:55pm

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2015 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club Final Round Pairings and Starting Times Sunday, August 23, 2015 TEE #1 8:40 Byron Smith Palm Desert, CA 67 70 78 215 8:48 Bo Van Pelt Tulsa, OK 69 67 73 209 Ernie Els South Africa 67 70 75 212 8:57 Alex Prugh Las Vegas, NV 70 67 72 …Read the Rest…


Greensboro NABA 2015 Team Awards

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2015 Team Awards Most Valuable Player (MVP) Pitcher of Year (POY) Gold Glove Yankees Ryan Dickens-OF MVP Gene Nitz-P POY Ryan Dickens-OF Gold Glove Reds Jesus Santiago-C MVP Klinton Davis-P POY Kegan Mahaffey-SS Gold Glove Orioles Luke Wilhlem-IF MVP Travis McCormick-P POY Christian Smith-1B Gold Glove Pirates Keith Anderson-2B MVP Adam Foster-P POY Brandon Ahrens-C/P …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Tee Times for Saturday:Tiger from the 1st Tee at 2(pm)

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2015 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club Third Round Pairings and Starting Times Saturday, August 22, 2015 TEE #1 8:40 Vaughn Taylor Augusta, GA 67 70 137 Roberto Castro Atlanta, GA 67 70 137 8:48 Scott Langley Scottsdale, AZ 71 66 137 Daniel Summerhays Farmington, UT 67 70 137 8:57 Branden Grace Fancourt, South Africa 67 …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hickory pitching shuts down Hoppers 3-1

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 21, 2015 at 11:43 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hickory pitching shuts down Hoppers 3-1 from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com There was no mystery to Friday’s game at NewBridge Bank Park. Hickory pitched a little better, hit a little better and came away with a 3-1 win over the Hoppers, evening the series at one game apiece. The Hoppers …Read the Rest…

Wyndham announces Sellout and activates additional Parking Space

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES 30,000-FAN SELLOUT CROWD; ACTIVATES ADDITIONAL PARKING SPACE AT GTCC http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/sellout-additional-parking/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – With arguably the best field in tournament history, including 14-time Major championship winner Tiger Woods and world No. 12 Adam Scott, 30,000 fans attended today’s second round, and with tremendous crowds expected Saturday and Sunday, the Wyndham Championship will …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Schales the catalyst as Hoppers down Hickory

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Schales the catalyst as Hoppers down Hickory (from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshhoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com While the second half of the season has been forgettable for the Hoppers, it has become memorable for third baseman Brian Schales. He continued his hot hitting Thursday night, going 3-for-5 with a homer, three RBIs and three …Read the Rest…

Tournament Notes from the First Round of the Wyndham Championship and Round Two Pairings

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2015 Wyndham Championship Thursday Notes Uber Shuttle off to Strong Start: Wyndham Championship fans took to the tournament’s new Uber car service in a big way on day one with consistent use through both the early morning and late-afternoon waves. The Uber/Wyndham Championship partnership runs through Sunday at Sedgefield Country Club. Attendees can use the …Read the Rest…


Suicide attempt by former N.C. State Wolfpack quarterback Erik Kramer brought on by years of post-NFL depression

Posted by Andy Durham on August 20, 2015 at 11:33 am under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

CLICK HERE and read about the unsuccessful suicide attempt by former N.C. State Wolfpack quarterback Erik Kramer and how his life has changed since his days as a starting quarterback in the National Football League and how the hits-to-the-head and the possible/resulting concussions may be causing his life-threatening post-NFL depression…..

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers fall in extra innings again

Posted by Press Release on August 19, 2015 at 11:24 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers fall in extra innings again from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… Sometimes just battling hard doesn’t turn out to be enough. The Hoppers came from behind twice to tie the game against Greenville Wednesday but couldn’t do it a third time and wound up with a 7-5 loss in 10 …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship offers FREE Admission to Piedmont Triad First Responders courtesy of Sunbrella

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP OFFERS FREE ADMISSION TO PIEDMONT TRIAD FIRST RESPONDERS COURTESY OF SUNBRELLA® http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/first-responders/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Piedmont Triad first responders will receive complimentary tournament admission this week courtesy of Sunbrella®, the tournament announced today. Official tournament play in the 76th annual Wyndham Championship begins tomorrow at Sedgefield Country Club. Thanks to generous sponsorship from …Read the Rest…