Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers win another by one run

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 17, 2017 at 12:52 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Hoppers win another by one run from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com The nature of baseball can be confounding and Brian Miller knows it. One night after pounding out four doubles?—?which tied a South Atlantic League record?—?Miller hit a little chip shot that fell in the right place and gave the Hoppers …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Tee Times for Thursday August 17 at the Sedgefield Country Club

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2017 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club First Round Groupings and Starting Times Thursday, August 17, 2017 TEE #1 7:00 Ricky Barnes Phoenix, AZ Kevin Tway Edmond, OK Ryan Blaum Jacksonville Beach, FL 7:10 Lucas Glover Tequesta, FL Ryo Ishikawa Japan Byeong Hun An Korea 7:20 Chez Reavie Scottsdale, AZ Patton Kizzire Sea Island, GA Ryan …Read the Rest…


Greensboro Grasshoppers with Walk-off Win in 10:Miller drives in Knapp and Hoppers win streak reaches five games(with Box Score)

Posted by Andy Durham on August 16, 2017 at 11:09 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Five wins in a-row now for the Greensboro Grasshoppers, as the Hoppers walked off with a 3-2 victory in 10 Innings on Wednesday night at First National Bank Field… Brian Miller(UNC/Raleigh, N.C.) drove in the winning run in the 10th Inning scoring Aaron Knapp, who was running for J.C. Millan…This marked the second straight night …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today(8/16/17)

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today: South Atlantic League: Delmarva Shorebirds at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at First National Bank Field North Carolina Adult Baseball League: NCA vs. A’s (league game) 7pm Leonard Rec American Legion World Series at Shelby, N.C.: Local Randolph County team now at (2-2) in the Series… Tuesday August 15 CREIGHTON PREP 3, …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Brown’s RBI caps 5-run Hoppers rally

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Brown’s RBI caps 5-run Hoppers rally from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com Micah Brown could see it in his mind. “In the seventh inning, I was standing next to one of our pitchers (Max Duval) and I said ‘I’m going to walk this game off,’” Brown related. And in the ninth inning, …Read the Rest…


Walk-off hit by Micah Brown scores Walker Olis and Greensboro Grasshoppers pull out 12-11 win in the bottom of the ninth

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Final:Greensboro Grasshoppers 12, Delmarva Shorebirds 11 Walk-off single by Micah Brown wins it for the Greensboro Grasshoppers scoring Walker Olis, who was pinch-running for Eric Gutierrez and the Hoppers get the win over ‘Birds from Delmarva….Hoppers go to (64-53/27-22) and Delmarva falls to (51-67/22-28)….WP Evan Beal)2-0)….LP:Jake Bray(2-5)… Hoppers’ Line:12-14-1….’Birds’ Line:11-14-3 1 2 3 4 5 …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Louis DeJoy & Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation Pro-Am Pairings (With Amateurs)

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UNC-Greensboro men’s basketball coach Wes Miller and his University of North Carolina teammates Antawn Jamison and Sean May will play with professional Scott Stallings at 12:20 p.m. Golf Channel School of Golf instructor and professional golfer Blair O’Neal will play with East Carolina University alumnus Harold Varner III at 12:40 Wednesday starting their round on …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Unveils “Wall of Champions” Plaque in Memory of Arnold Palmer

Posted by Press Release on August 15, 2017 at 11:56 pm under Professional | 2 Comments to Read

WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP UNVEILS WALL OF CHAMPIONS PLAQUE IN MEMORY OF ARNOLD PALMER http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/arnold-palmer/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Widely considered the most important figure in golf, Arnold Palmer played a significant role in Wyndham Championship history, and today, a plaque in his memory was unveiled on the tournament’s “Wall of Champions” behind the ninth green at Sedgefield …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Rewards, USO of NC, Wyndham Championship Offer Free Admission to Members of the Military and Veterans

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WYNDHAM REWARDS, USO OF NORTH CAROLINA AND WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP OFFER FREE ADMISSION TO MEMBERS OF THE MILITARY AND VETERANS http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/free-military-admission/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Wyndham Rewards, the USO of North Carolina (USO of NC) and the Wyndham Championship are proud to provide free admission to Piedmont Triad members of the military and veterans, the tournament announced …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today(8/15/17):Hoppers Home in the Hunt

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today: South Atlantic League: Delmarva Shorebirds at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at First National Bank Field North Carolina Adult Baseball League: Playoffs Game 1:Guilford Pythons vs. High Point Bandits 6:40pm Deep River Guilford Pythons vs. Carolina Yankees 7pm Deep River Indians vs. NCA ( league game) 7pm Leonard Rec American Legion World …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Checks-in to the Piedmont Triad, Welcomes Golf Fans to Enjoy Southern Hospitality, Family Fun and Charitable Giving

Posted by Press Release on August 14, 2017 at 2:36 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP CHECKS-IN TO THE PIEDMONT TRIAD; WELCOMES GOLF FANS TO ENJOY SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY, FAMILY FUN AND CHARITABLE GIVING HTTP://WWW.WYNDHAMCHAMPIONSHIP.COM/WYNDHAM-WELCOMES-FANS/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), the global hospitality company that makes travel more accessible for more people in more places than anyone else, will once again welcome tens of thousands of spectators to …Read the Rest…


Flair Updates:Ric Flair was put in Medically Induced Coma, Had Surgery/Today, they are still asking for a Prayer for Ric Flair:Wrestling Legend facing ‘very tough medical issues’

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Tuesday afternoon Ric Flair Update from WresltlingInc.com/www.wrestlinginc.com: WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair remains in critical condition at an Atlanta hospital, according to F4Wonline.com. We now know that Flair underwent colon surgery on Monday to remove a blockage that was the catalyst for a number of health issues that followed, including kidney failure. The blockage …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today(8/14/17)

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today: South Atlantic League: Greensboro Grasshoppers OFF North Carolina Adult Baseball League: OFF and Playoffs begin on Tuesday….. American Legion World Series at Shelby, N.C.: Local Randolph County team now at (2-1) in the Series… Monday August 14 BRYANT AR (41-8) vs HENDERSON NV; 3:00 CREIGHTON PREP NE (57-6) vs RANDOLPH …Read the Rest…

Randolph County drops first game at American Legion World Series/GSO Hoppers take two Games and Sweep Kannapolis on Sunday

Posted by Andy Durham on August 13, 2017 at 9:53 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

from the American Legion Baseball World Series at Shelby, N.C.: BRYANT AR 5, RANDOLPH COUNTY NC 0 This was the first loss in the Series for Randolph County…RC now (2-1)….. Greensboro Grasshoppers take two games from the Kannapolis Intimidators on Sunday and the GSO Hoppers are now just a Game and a-half back on Hagerstown, …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today(8/13/17):Randolph County has been on a Roll

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South Atlantic League: Greensboro Grasshoppers at Kannapolis Intimidators at 4pm Resume suspended game from Saturday with GSO Hoppers up 1-0 and then play the regular scheduled game at 5pm, going 7 Innings… Greensboro won 2-1 in Game One on Saturday, before Game Two was stopped due to rain….. American Legion World Series at Shelby, N.C.: …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers working on a Doubleheader Sweep at Kannapolis with Game One done and Game Two set to resume on Sunday

Posted by Andy Durham on August 12, 2017 at 11:27 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Game One:GSO Hoppers won it 2-1 over Kannapolis…. Game Two:Game suspended in the Top of the 5th with GSO Hoppers up 1-0 and at the plate in the 5th…Game Two will be completed on Sunday at Kannapolis and the regular scheduled game will follow….First game on Sunday must go 9 Innings and the second game …Read the Rest…

World No. 8 Henrik Stenson, FedExCup No. 9 Kevin Kisner, Jason Dufner, Webb Simpson, Bill Haas Highlight Wyndham Championship Final Field:18 Foreign Nations Represented

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WORLD NO. 8 HENRIK STENSON, FEDEXCUP NO. 9 KEVIN KISNER, JASON DUFNER, WEBB SIMPSON, BILL HAAS HIGHLIGHT WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL FIELD; 18 FOREIGN NATIONS REPRESENTED Si Woo Kim, Andrew “Beef” Johnston, Jim Furyk Withdraw With Injuries http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/final-field-2/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – World No. 8 Henrik Stenson, FedExCup No. 9 Kevin Kisner, Jason Dufner, Webb Simpson, Bill …Read the Rest…


VIRginia International Raceway Welcomes Back Season’s Most Exhilarating Race:Michelin GT Challenge IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Aug. 25-27

Posted by Press Release on August 11, 2017 at 3:04 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

VIRginia International Raceway Welcomes Back Season’s Most Exhilarating Race, the Michelin GT Challenge IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Aug. 25-27 *****Race Weekend Filled with Invigorating Activities and Fun for the Whole Family***** Danville, Virginia –The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the premier sports car racing series in North America, returns once again to VIRginia International Raceway this …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Offers Free Admission to Piedmont Triad Teachers and First Responders

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP OFFERS FREE ADMISSION TO PIEDMONT TRIAD TEACHERS, FIRST RESPONDERS http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/teachers-first-responders-2/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Multiple Wyndham Championship sponsors are combining to provide free admission to Piedmont Triad teachers and First Responders, the tournament announced today. The 78th annual Wyndham Championship begins Monday at Sedgefield Country Club. Thanks to generous sponsorship from the Weaver and …Read the Rest…

Ryder Cup Hero Ryan Moore Leads Fivesome of Former Champions into Wyndham Field

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RYDER CUP HERO RYAN MOORE LEADS FIVESOME OF FORMER CHAMPIONS INTO WYNDHAM FIELD http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/ryan-moore/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – 2016 Ryder Cup hero and 2009 Wyndham Championship winner Ryan Moore leads a fivesome of former winners that have joined the 2017 Wyndham Championship field, the tournament announced today. The 78th annual Wyndham Championship begins Monday at Sedgefield …Read the Rest…