Post 81 Eastern Randolph tops Haywood County 8-3 in Round One of the American Legion State Baseball Tournament(with Full Report)

Posted by Press Release on July 24, 2015 at 4:42 pm under Amateur, College, High School | Be the First to Comment

Final:Post 81 Eastern Randolph 8, Haywood County 3 WP:Bailey Steed(Southeast Guilford HS)….Carmine Pagano(Southeast Guilford HS) 1-4/3 Runs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E ER81 1 0 2 0 2 0 3 0 0 8 14 0 HYW 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 8 1 …Read the Rest…

Tobais hanging in there:Good night last night for the former Southeast Guilford Falcon/Florida Gator

Posted by Andy Durham on at 2:06 pm under College, High School, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

Josh Tobias, second baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies’ Rookie Team, the Williamsport Crosscutters, in the New York-Penn League, went 3-5 last night with a Triple, a Home Run, 2 RBI and 2 Runs….Not a bad night for the former Southeast Guilford Falcon and the former Florida Gator….In 3-4 weeks with Williamsport Josh has two HR’s, …Read the Rest…


College Men’s Tennis News – Four Guilford Students Garner Academic Honors

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SKILLMAN, N.J – Four Guilford College students are among 457 NCAA Division III men’s tennis players recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) as 2014-15 NCAA Division III ITA Scholar-Athletes. Levi Bruff (Lexington, N.C./Central Davidson), John Brvenik (Pine Knoll Shores, N.C./E.O. Smith (Conn.)), Mason Church (Wilkesboro, N.C./Millers Creek Christian) and Aaron Smedley (West Chicago, Ill./Barlett) …Read the Rest…

Terry Bollea/HULK Hogan terminated by WWE for using racial slurs:Hogan GONE after racial rant(Quick apology by Hogan)

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Hulk Hogan/Terry Bollea has had all ties severed by World Wrestling Entertainment for using racial slurs and racial rants/comments….Extremly poor taste and choice of words by Hogan and we won’t print them here, but you can see more and learn more at www.pwtorch.com and at www.prowrestling.net….Bad stuff and very bad language by Hulk Hogan and …Read the Rest…

2015 Football and Cheerleading at Greensboro Recreation Centers

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The Greensboro Parks & Recreation Department will host registration for youth cheerleading and youth football. Registration starts on June 15th and runs through July 31st. Ages are 7-12 year olds and based on the August 31, 2015 cut-off date. The registration fee for cheerleading is $50.00 per participant. The fee will include the participant’s T-Shirt …Read the Rest…


Local/Greensboro Area Baseball for Today(7/24/15):American Legion State Tournament at Newman Park(Catawba College)

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South Atlantic/SALLY League: Kannapolis Intimidators at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park Greensboro NABA: Greensboro Reds vs. Greensboro Yankees(7:00pm at Western Guilford High School) American Legion State Tournament at Newman Park(Catawba College) Hope Mills 6 vs. Caldwell County 2…Final Post 81 Eastern Randolph 8 vs. Post 47 Haywood County 3 …Final *****Bailey Steed will …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers hit three homers but fall in 15 innings

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Hoppers hit three homers but fall in 15 innings from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com… The long ball worked but small ball didn’t for the Hoppers Thursday night. After four hours and 39 minutes, the game clanked to a halt in NewBridge Bank Park and all Greensboro had to show for it …Read the Rest…

“Birdies Fore Backpacks” returns as Wyndham Championship Official Charity:Wyndham Foundation makes $100,000 donation

Posted by Press Release on July 23, 2015 at 4:34 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

“BIRDIES FORE BACKPACKS” RETRNS AS WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP OFFICIAL CHARITY; WISHES BY WYNDHAM FOUNDATION MAKES $100,000 DONATION TO FIGHT CHILDHOOD HUNGER GREENSBORO, N.C. – “Birdies Fore Backpacks,” the program launched in 2014 to fight childhood food insecurity in the Piedmont Triad and perhaps the most important charitable initiative in tournament history, returns for a second run …Read the Rest…

Chris Munnelly Joins HPU Baseball Staff as Director of Player of Development

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University baseball coach Craig Cozart named Chris Munnelly as the new Director of Player Development on Thursday. Munnelly is a former pitcher at North Carolina who played two seasons in the Houston Astros organization. “We are very excited to have Chris Munnelly join the coaching staff here at High …Read the Rest…

D.J. Reader(Clemson/Grimsley HS) and T.J. Logan(North Carolina/Northern Guilford HS) get votes for Preseason All-ACC Football

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D.J. and T.J. get votes for the 2015 Preseason All-ACC Football team and as it stood, D.J. Reader, from Clemson University and Grimsley High School, received 19 votes for Preseason All-ACC Football at his defensive tackle position and T.J. Logan, a former Northern Guilford Nighthawk and now a North Carolina Tar Heel, picked up 9 …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/23/15)

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Greensboro NABA/National Adult Baseball Association: W-S Dodgers vs. Lexington Orioles 7:00 PM at Western Guilford High School South Atlantic/SALLY League: Kannapolis Intimidators at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park CVCL: Carolina Crushers at Kernersville Bulldogs(31-11)…Doubleheader 5/7:30pm at Glenn High School, in Kernersville Fuquay-Varina Twins at Deep River Muddogs 7pm at Craven Stadium in Ramseur, …Read the Rest…


HiToms Fall Hard – Wilmington 10-2

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FINCH FIELD, NC, July 22 – On a warm night in Thomasville, North Carolina the HiToms (22-23) fell hard to the hot bats of the Wilmington Sharks (23-21), 10-2. An early start screamed blowout after a 7-0 lead was established through only two and a half innings. The Tommies could not get a hit off …Read the Rest…

East edges out West in 67th Annual NCCA East-West All Star Game-(Wyatt Smith Reporting)

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High Point Central quarterback Jamiel Mack was the North Carolina Coach’s Association, West All Star’s lead offensive producer, as the East All Stars took a 27-13 win at Grimsley High School’s Jamieson Stadium on Wednesday night. Central’s Mack, who postgame promised he would be playing quarterback in college when we see him again, threw for …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Mader’s strong effort results in no decision

Posted by Guest Columnist on July 22, 2015 at 11:59 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Mader’s strong effort results in no decision from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com Another solid pitching performance went for naught for the Hoppers Wednesday night. Michael Mader threw a solid six innings, throwing shutout ball for the first five before allowing a run in the top of the sixth. He gave …Read the Rest…

East tops West at NCCA Coaches All-Star Football Game:27-13 East in 2015:(With Box Score)

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Full report coming in later tonight from Wyatt Smith(GreensboroSports.com) and the final was: East 27, West 13….Attendance was stated at 8.114…. Saw some of the video highlights on WFMY NEWS 2 Sports and early in the game, Jamiel Mack from High Point Central looked pretty at QB for the West…. Was at the Grasshoppers game …Read the Rest…

Elon Golfer DiIanni Named All-American Scholar

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NORMAN, Okla. – Rising Elon senior men’s golfer Jonathan DiIanni was recognized as one of 206 NCAA Division I members of the 2015 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars team. This marks back-to-back years that a Phoenix golfer has earned a spot on the team. DiIanni, a native of Kernersville, N.C., carries a 4.0 GPA as a …Read the Rest…

Former Western Guilford Hornet EJ O’Keeffe named new head coach of High Point University men’s soccer program

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EJ O’Keeffe, Western Guilford High School/UNCG and son of Ed O’Keeffe, has been named as the new men’s soccer coach at High Point University…I can remember EJ reffing adult men’s soccer games back when he was 10 years old…Has has had his soccer license for about that long and Congrats to EJ O’Keeffe on his …Read the Rest…


Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/22/15)

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South Atlantic/SALLY League: Kannapolis Intimidators at the Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm CVCL: Kernersville Bulldogs(30-11) at the Piedmont All-Stars 7pm Deep Muddogs at Mooresville Spinners 7pm Greensboro NABA Standings: Team Record GB Greensboro Reds 10-0 – Piedmont Pirates 7-6 4.5 W-S Dodgers 6-6 5 Greensboro Yankees 4-6 6 Carolina Marlins 2-4 6 Lexington Orioles 2-9 8.5

Tribute/Memorial Service next Wednesday night at Mount Zion Church for Coach Chris Spence(Smith HS)

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The tribute/memorial service will be held for Coach Chris Spence next Wednesday night at the Mount Zion Church on Alamance CHurch Road here in Greensboro, N.C., with the Pastor Deon Clark officiating… Speakers will include: Reggie Peace Guy Shavers Hank Bullard and Derrick Johnson….All of the speakers are former Smith High School coaches, who worked …Read the Rest…

The Top Five Players by position for the upcoming High School Football Season

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:27 am under High School | 18 Comments to Read

*****We encourage everyone to get out and watch the East-West All-Star Game tonight. Kickoff set for 8pm at Grimsley’s Jamieson Stadium.***** Working on developing this Top Five List of players to look out for as the 2015 High School Football Season gets rolling with the first day of practices next Saturday August 1st whether it …Read the Rest…