GreensboroSports.com’s 2014 World Series Preview with Stuart Barefoot

Posted by Guest Columnist on October 21, 2014 at 11:53 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Special to GreensboroSports.com from Stuart Barefoot who is BFL/Baseball for Life: The 2014 World Series is set. The San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals will do battle. On Tuesday night, in a best of seven series with the winner being crowned the champions of the world. This probably isn’t the World Series matchup …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner Week #7

Posted by Don Moore on at 9:11 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

We have three players get 11 of the 15 games this week, so we went to the tie breaker. With the Panthers scoring 17 and the Panthers 38, our total points was 55. cpac420 had 48 and was the closest without going over. One of the contestants did not submit a Tiebreaker. cpac420 will be …Read the Rest…


Pick ‘Em and Weep!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on October 15, 2014 at 7:57 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Grimsley-Page this week, Northern Guilford at Eastern Guilford, Northwest Guilford at High Point Central, Southwest Guilford at Ragsdale, Asheboro at Southern Guilford and wouldn’t you agree, those are the biggest games on the high school football game list for this week??? And on the college schedule you might just have to say “The Game of …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner Week 6

Posted by Don Moore on October 14, 2014 at 9:14 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Clint Miller went 14 of 15 games and would have been perfect if the Bengals hadn’t missed that field goal. Since that game was a tie, there were no winners or losers for that game – making it 14 games that counted. Week 7 is ready to play.

Whatever happened to Regional College Football and the Carolina Panthers’ defense stinks(Going back to the “Real Days of College Football”/Panthers when they still played ‘D’)

Posted by Andy Durham on October 13, 2014 at 3:18 pm under College, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

Whatever happened to those days of regional college football??? There was a time when college football was lot like professional wrestling and you had the territories or regions, and that is how you followed College Football…. There was a time and you hate to say back in the day, because it seems like only yesterday, …Read the Rest…


Joseph Reynolds joins the team at Gene’s Barber Shop:All-Star lineup where everybody makes the cut

Posted by Andy Durham on October 8, 2014 at 4:59 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Jimmy Frank Ben John and now Joseph has joined the team at Gene’s Barber Shop, on Spring Garden Street….Joseph Reynolds is ready to cut/trim/style your hair and Joe can make it go the way you want it to, with a new do or the same cut/clip you have been getting all season long….Joseph Reynolds is …Read the Rest…

Ted Brown(High Point Andrews HS/N.C. State/Minnesota Vikings) sent to the College Football Hall of Fame

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:26 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

It took a long time for him to get in, but the ACC’s all-time leading rusher and all-time leading touchdown scorer is finally in the College Football Hall of Fame….Great to see #23 from the High Point Andrews Red Raiders and the N.C. State Wolfpack hit the Hall….#23 is right there where he needs to …Read the Rest…

A big loss in our community and RIP to Mike Fleming of Fleming-Shaw Transfer and Storage plus the namesake of UNCG’s Fleming Gym

Posted by Andy Durham on October 7, 2014 at 8:08 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

In memory of Mike Fleming: This man gave and gave and gave his time and his money to the city of Greensboro….Just a real nice and generous individual and he used to own the Greensboro Professional baseball team back when they were connected with the Houston Astros for just about one season and that probably …Read the Rest…

Gate City FC Have Named Reed Avren Their New General Manager

Posted by Press Release on at 6:36 pm under Amateur, Professional | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, NC – The Gate City FC have named Reed Avren their new general manager, the team announced today. Our own Chad Thomas had reported earlier this summer the two sides were working on a deal. Avren has been a fixture in the soccer community since his youth days with GYSA and US Soccer before …Read the Rest…

Excellent Book by Wilt Browning with Bill Hass and others:”Nothing Finer:North Carolina’s Sports History and the People Who Made It”

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:57 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

A good read on this new book, well it’s not actually new(as Mr. Kimmel might say), it came out last Spring, but it is getting a big push for Christmas and John Dell of the Winston-Salem Journal is talking about this outstanding read and you can read all about it when you CLICK HERE….. I …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner – Week #5

Posted by Don Moore on at 8:40 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Drob1211 was our Winner this week, going 13 out of 15 games. Week 6 is ready. Costs nothing to enter and the weekly winner receives 2 Adult Buffets from CiCi’s Pizza on Battleground Avenue


NASCAR’s Ned Jarrett and Greg Biffle at Walmart in Concord today prepping for the BOA 500

Posted by Press Release on October 6, 2014 at 11:32 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

NASCAR Hall of Famer Ned Jarrett and NASCAR Star Greg Biffle to Bring the Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour to Concord, N.C. Join the Tour at Walmart in Concord on Monday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. CONCORD, N.C.– NASCAR Hall of Famer and racing legend Ned Jarrett and NASCAR star Greg …Read the Rest…

College and Pro Football stats and #’s from the Weekend with Will Johnson(WSSU) having 13 kickoffs for 731 yards and MORE!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on October 5, 2014 at 6:26 pm under College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Several we are popping up already to get us started with Matt Pawlowski(Northwest Guilford HS) at Guilford College with 356 yards and 5 TD’s, on 21-31 passing…Matt P. shows 1,403 yards and 19 TD’s for the season in just 4 games played…Pawlowski also carried the 5 times for 33 yards… *****Lorenzo Featherston(Page/Florida State) with a …Read the Rest…

Major League Baseball Playoff Preview with Stuart Barefoot

Posted by Press Release on October 2, 2014 at 3:03 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Major League Baseball 2014 Playoff Preview courtesy of Stuart Barefoot, with GreensboroSports.com: It’s October and that could mean a lot of different things depending on whom you speak to. But for our purposes, it means the MLB postseason is here and though its been a while sine we last spoke (right after the All-Star Break) …Read the Rest…

Former Carolina Panthers receiver Steve Smith says, “he was stabbed in the back”

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:09 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Good read here on former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith and his thoughts on how he was treated by Panthers’ head coach Ron Rivera and GM Dave Gettleman and Smith now has pretty much come out and said, “I was stabbed in the back”…. CLICK HERE to read all from the Charlotte Observer on …Read the Rest…

The FCC looking at petition to ban the use of Washington Redskins on network television

Posted by Andy Durham on October 1, 2014 at 10:49 am under Professional | 5 Comments to Read

from www.wralsportsfan.com: WASHINGTON — The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins nickname from the public airwaves. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says Tuesday that the commission “will be dealing with that issue on the merits, and we’ll be responding accordingly.” A law professor has …Read the Rest…

What’s for SNUNCH?

Posted by Andy Durham on September 30, 2014 at 11:43 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional, Uncategorized | Read the First Comment

Stopped by the convenience store at about this time yesterday morning(say 11:30am) and picked up something to eat and drink and the workers there said, “I hope that’s not your breakfast, or could it be your lunch???” How about brunch, one person in line added…. Since I won’t be eating lunch until about 3 or …Read the Rest…


Atlanta Braves’ Class A Carolina League Team will be in Zebulon as the “Mudcats” next Summer

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:55 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Braves leaving Lynchburg, Virginia and headed to Zebulon to become, the “Carolina Mudcats”….. from www.wralsportsfan.com: ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves’ advanced Class A team is moving to Zebulon starting next season. The Braves move will mark the franchise’s return to the Triangle for the first time in 18 years when they were based in Durham …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winner – Week 4

Posted by Don Moore on at 9:00 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

We had a 5 way tie for first place – each with 8 of 13 games. Sunflower_Spoiled had the closest total points in the Tie-Breaker. We have 15 games this week, be sure to get those tie-breakers in the comments. They make a difference.

Junior Johnson greets fans in Greensboro at the WalMart, as part of the Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour

Posted by Press Release on September 29, 2014 at 5:24 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

CONCORD, N.C.– NASCAR Hall of Famer Junior Johnson joined a Charlotte Motor Speedway road show today, greeting fans at Walmart in Greensboro, North Carolina as part of the Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour. Presented by Coca-Cola and Walmart, the trophy tour kicked off at the beginning of September and has continued in multiple cities …Read the Rest…