Wyndham Championship Statement on the Passing of Arnold Palmer

Posted by Press Release on September 25, 2016 at 9:56 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

“It’s a sad, sad day. Arnold Palmer was a worldwide legend; very few professional athletes can transcend the sports world, but he was one of them. He had so many Piedmont Triad connections, whether it was his beloved Wake Forest University, the mutual love affair between Mr. Palmer and the old Greater Greensboro Open, now …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass’ Bill on Baseball with a Tribute:Jose Fernandez — A Shooting Star

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Jose Fernandez — A Shooting Star from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Jose Fernandez) at www.gsohoppers.com It’s hard to come to grips with this, to fathom what happened, to wrap my head around the finality of it. Jose Fernandez killed in a boating accident. In my 47 years as a sports writer, many athletes, …Read the Rest…


Golfing Legend Arnold Palmer gone at age 87:Making for a load of loss on this Sports Weekend

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Golf legend Arnold Palmer has died at the age of 87….Boys this has become a weekend of loss(add in the death of Jose Fernandez) and just look who all we have lost over the past week…. Locally Larry Moore(77)-Colt Baseball Legend and supporter… Locally Bruce Putnam(51)-Former High School quarterback at Southeast Guilford High and father …Read the Rest…

Stunned:Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Miami Marlins) killed in boating accident in Florida

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Former Greensboro Grasshoppers pitcher Jose Fernandez has been killed in a boating accident in Florida and I just saw the news a few minutes ago on Time Warner News and I just have to say, I am stunned… (Jose Fernandez was just 24 years old.) Fernandez was an outstanding young pitcher for the Miami Marlins …Read the Rest…

Habitat for Humanity, Wyndham Worldwide, Wyndham Championship Begin Rebuild of Tournament “Key to Wyn” Cottage for Habitat Family

Posted by Press Release on September 21, 2016 at 4:38 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, WYNDHAM WORLDWIDE, WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP BEGIN REBUILD OF TOURNAMENT “KEY TO WYN” COTTAGE FOR HABITAT FAMILY http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/habitat-for-humanity-2/ GREENSBORO, N.C. –The hospitality venues have been taken down, the grandstands are gone, the Wyndham Beach is no more and 2016 Wyndham Championship winner Si Woo Kim has taken the Sam Snead Cup and his million-dollar …Read the Rest…


Pros you know from the ‘Boro and how they did in the show(NFL) on Sunday

Posted by Andy Durham on September 19, 2016 at 11:37 am under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Pros that you know from the ‘Boro/Greensboro/Guilford County in the show/the NFL on Sunday…. Very big day for David Amerson(Dudley HS/N.C. State) with 8 total tackles/7 solo, with 3 Pass Breakups and 1 Interception for the Oakland Raiders in Oakland’s 35-28 loss to the Atlanta Falcons… Eric Ebron(Smith HS/North Carolina) with 4 receptions good for …Read the Rest…

Long-time Greensboro Colt Baseball leader and former Southeast Guilford assistant baseball coach Larry Moore has left us at age 77

Posted by Andy Durham on September 15, 2016 at 10:51 am under Amateur, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Mr. Moore was a good man, I will go a step further and say Mr. Moore was a great man… Larry Moore was nothing more that, a battler….He had battled illness and poor health for many years, but if he had problems, he never let them get in the way or slow him down….Mr. Moore …Read the Rest…

Habitat Greensboro/Wyndham Championship Kickoff Key to Wyn House Rebuild

Posted by Press Release on September 14, 2016 at 10:55 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

What: Habitat Greensboro kicks off the rebuild of the Key to Wyn house from last month’s Wyndham Championship for new Habitat homeowners. Volunteers from the Wyndham Championship and Wyndham Worldwide will come together to reassemble the fan amenity and transform it into an affordable home for a new Habitat family. Who: Cheryl Rosario, director of …Read the Rest…

Hey Greensboro, Challenge Me Tennis Ladder Play begins next Monday

Posted by Press Release on September 12, 2016 at 11:45 am under Amateur, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Challenge Me Tennis!!!!! www.challengemetennis.com Ladder Play Begins next Monday! Simply put, we’re the Greensboro Challenge Ladder. Play when & where you want, anytime, as much as you like. Only $25 for unlimited tennis. Singles, Ladies Doubles, and Mixed Doubles competition. WWW.CHALLENGEMETENNIS.COM Join us on FacebookSend us an Email Martin Sports Leagues, LLC – www.challengemetennis.com

Pros that you know from the ‘Boro and what they did in Sunday’s NFL games

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:38 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Guilford County football players in the NFL on Sunday and here are their numbers and how well they shined on the Opening Day of 2016….. Kenan Allen(Northern Guilford/California) with 6 receptions good for 63 yards for the San Diego Chargers…Went down with injury in Sunday’s game and gone/lost for the season(ACL)….. Eric Ebron(Smith HS/UNC) had …Read the Rest…

Carolina Panthers get new NFL season going tonight and wonder what their record will be?(Looking for return trip to the Super Bowl)

Posted by Andy Durham on September 8, 2016 at 10:48 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos kick off the 2016 NFL Season tonight in Denver and with the Panthers only losing two games all of last season and looking to get back to the Super Bowl again this season, I wonder what their record will be in 2016??? They have been ranked as high …Read the Rest…


Ten to be inducted into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame on Monday September 19 at the Greensboro Coliseum

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TEN TO INDUCTED INTO THE CLASS OF 2016 FOR THE GUILFORD COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME *****Induction Ceremony- Monday, September 19, 2016 at 6:30 pm (Reception at 5:30 pm) Location- Arena Floor of the Greensboro Coliseum.***** GREENSBORO – A former professional athlete and four people who coached local high school teams are among 10 new …Read the Rest…

Grasshoppers To Unveil Their NEW Food Truck

Posted by Press Release on September 7, 2016 at 1:52 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Grasshoppers to Unveil Food Truck Tomorrow Hoppin’ Hound Dogs to Offer Gourmet Dogs and Brats (Greensboro, NC) The Greensboro Grasshoppers announced today that they will unveil their new food truck, Hoppin’ Hound Dogs, tomorrow September 8 outside the stadium at 11:00 AM at the Plaza Entrance. The truck will offer Certified Angus Beef gourmet hot …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Contest

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We are going with Yahoo this year to run the contest for us. Click the Link above to get started. Join a Private Group, below is the info needed to join: The Group ID – 42685 Group Password – PizzaBuffet We will have more details later.

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers bid goodbye to NewBridge with loss

Posted by Guest Columnist on September 1, 2016 at 11:56 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers bid goodbye to NewBridge with loss from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The NewBridge Bank Park era ended with a single bang and nothing else for the Hoppers Thursday night. Shortstop J.J. Gould got the team’s only hit, a solo home run in the fifth inning, as the Hoppers fell …Read the Rest…

Love Stymies ‘Hoppers, Shorebirds Win Eighth Straight

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Love Stymies ‘Hoppers, Shorebirds Win Eighth Straight Delmarva Completes Four Game Sweep of Greensboro GREENSBORO, NC – The Shorebirds are the hottest team in the South Atlantic League going into the final weekend of the regular season. Thanks to a 3-1 win on Thursday night in Greensboro, the Shorebirds have won eight games in a …Read the Rest…

Shorebirds Sweep Greensboro, Keep Playoff Hopes Alive:Delmarva Wins Seventh Game in A Row for Second Time this Year

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Shorebirds Sweep Greensboro, Keep Playoff Hopes Alive Delmarva Wins Seventh Game in A Row for Second Time this Year (from Brendan Gulick Delmarva Shorebirds Baseball) GREENSBORO, NC – The Shorebirds kept the bats rolling on Wednesday night with a pair of wins in Greensboro, tying their longest win streak of the season with seven straight …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Gould lone bright spot as Hoppers are swept

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Gould lone bright spot as Hoppers are swept from Bill Hass on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The best thing about Wednesday night for the Hoppers was that the month of August ended. In losing a doubleheader to Delmarva, 5-3 and 5-0, the Hoppers finished 7-23 for August. They have lost nine straight, 13 of 14 …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 30, 2016 at 11:59 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Sullivan adds to a season of spectacular catches from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com… It’s a matter of self-motivation for the Hoppers as the 2016 season winds down. After Tuesday’s 9-6 loss to Delmarva, the Hoppers still have seven games on the schedule, including a doubleheader at NewBridge Bank Park Wednesday. …Read the Rest…

Delmarva Runs Win Streak to Five Games in Greensboro:Shorebirds Mash Three Homers in Big Offensive Night

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Delmarva Runs Win Streak to Five Games in Greensboro Shorebirds Mash Three Homers in Big Offensive Night GREENSBORO, NC – The Shorebirds ripped off their fifth consecutive win on Tuesday night at NewBridge Bank Park in Greensboro by taking the series opener with the Grasshoppers, 9-6. Greensboro dropped their seventh game in a row. The …Read the Rest…