Owls squeak past HiToms 3-2:Daniel Frey on the CPL Trail

Posted by Guest Columnist on July 22, 2016 at 11:07 pm under Amateur, College | Be the First to Comment

Owls squeak past HiToms 3-2 from Daniel Frey with HiToms Baseball High Point/Thomasville, N.C. – The Forest City Owls (21-19) have won five of their last six contests after defeating the High Point-Thomasville HiToms (23-17) 3-2 on Friday night. The HiToms are on the opposite spectrum dropping five of their last six games. Austin Gardner …Read the Rest…

Holland Auto Care Baseball Scoreboard with Finals for (7/22/16):Grasshoppers take over First Place in SAL North/K’ville Bulldogs top #1 Mooresville Spinners

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Whiteville 7, Post 87 HiToms 6….See Friday results and Saturday state tournament schedule below… Greensboro Grasshoppers 4, Greenville Drive 3…..Hoppers now up by a half-game over Hagerstown in SAL North second half… WP:Cody Poteet(4-7)/SV:Marcus Crescentini(1)/LP:Roniel Raudes(8-3) Hoppers Line-4-9-2…Drive Line-3-7-1… Hoppers record(55-42/17-10)…Drive record(49-47/12-15)….Hoppers take the three-game home series with Greenville, 2-1… Greensboro Reds 10, Greensboro Yankees …Read the Rest…


Wake Forest Alumni Webb Simpson, Bill Haas Will Play 2016 Wyndham Championship; Demon Deacon Golf Coach Jerry Haas Will Also Play

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WAKE FOREST ALUMNI WEBB SIMPSON, BILL HAAS WILL PLAY 2016 WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP; Demon Deacon Golf Coach Jerry Haas Will Also Play http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/webb-simpson-and-bill-haas/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Wake Forest University alumni Webb Simpson and Bill Haas as well as Wake Forest men’s golf coach Jerry Haas will play the 2016 Wyndham Championship, the tournament announced today. The …Read the Rest…

A couple of Crazy deaths in sports with 21 year-old basketball player Tyrek Coger(Oklahoma State) gone and former NFL coach Dennis Green(Minnesota Vikings) dies

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Tyrek Coger, who played high school basketball at Word of God in Raleigh and at Winston-Salem Prep, as well as at Cape Fear Community College and at East Florida State and was just getting it going, out at Oklahoma State, Tyrek Coger has died and he was just 21 years old…. from YAHOO Sports….www.yahoo.com… Oklahoma …Read the Rest…

Chris Paul alongside Steve Shelton coaching the CP3 team at AAU Tournament

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CLICK HERE for the photo from Twitter, but there you have it, with Chris Paul(West Forsyth HS/Wake Forest/LA Clippers) right beside Steve Shelton(Greensboro Day School/Proehlific Park) and they are coaching the CP3 AAU basketball team, in what looks to be a major/national tournament…Check it out, the focus was coming the way of Chris Paul, but …Read the Rest…


Sports Updates for Friday from TheLead Sports

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Check out TheLead Sports when you CLICK HERE. Check out these updates for today, from TheLead Sports….. The NBA is pulling the 2017 All-Star game from North Carolina in response to the HB2 bathroom law, a state bill that has been criticized as anti-LGBT. The NBA had previously threatened to change the venue, and when …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/22/16):Post 87 HiToms in Round One of American Legion State Tournament(Post 87 falls to Whiteville, 7-6 in 10 Innings)

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American Legion Baseball: Final:Hi Toms fall to Whiteville 7-6 in 10 innings…. Post 87 HiToms vs. Whiteville at the Senior Legion State Tournament at Wingate University…12:30pm Members we know of on that Post 87 team headed to Wingate for the State Tourney and more on the way…Riley Isenhour(WES), Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford HS), Kip Brandenburg(SG), Dylan …Read the Rest…

Kernersville Bulldogs get Three-run HR’s from Deatherage and Stanley to run past Deep River MudDogs:League-leading Mooresville Spinners coming to K’ville on Friday night

Posted by Press Release on July 21, 2016 at 11:39 pm under Amateur, College | Be the First to Comment

Kernersville Bulldogs used three run homers from Blake Deatherage and Ryne Stanley to propel a win 11-2 over the Deep River Muddogs. Marcello Betances picked up the win on the mound for Kernersville. Kernersville plays league leading Mooresville Spinners at Glenn Friday night at 7. Courtesy of Dale Ijames…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Greenville limits Hoppers to two hits

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Greenville limits Hoppers to two hits from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.greensborosports.com It was one of those nights where the statistics didn’t matter. Greenville left-hander Logan Boyd had taken some lumps this season — a 5.52 ERA and 121 hits surrendered in 88 innings coming into Thursday night’s game against the Hoppers. …Read the Rest…

Holland Auto Care Baseball Scoreboard for (7/21/16)

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Greenville Drive 2, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0 WP:Logan Boyd(9-6)/SV:Jake Cosart(1)/LP:Ben Meyer(4-5) Hoppers((54-42/16-10)…Drive(49-46/12-14) Drive Line-2-8-1…Hoppers Line-0-2-2… Martinsville 9, HPT HiToms 6 Lexington Orioles 10, Winston-Salem Dodgers 1 Kernersville Bulldogs 11, Deep River MudDogs 2 Burlington Royals 8, Princeton 5 Potomac 4, Winston-Salem 2

Mustangs too powerful for HiToms:Daniel Frey on the CPL Trail

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Mustangs too powerful for HiToms from Daniel Frey with HiToms Baseball Martinsville, Va. – The High Point-Thomasville HiToms (23-16) leapt out to an early 4-0 lead but the Martinsville Mustangs (18-20) responded and powered past the HiToms 9-6. In just his third start of the season, David Sheaffer ripped a 2-run double down the third …Read the Rest…


Elon Men’s Golf: DiIanni Named 2016 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-American Scholar

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NORMAN, Okla. – Elon men’s golfer Jonathan DiIanni was recognized as one of 212 NCAA Division I members of the 2016 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars team. This marks the third consecutive year that a Phoenix golfer has earned a spot on the team and the second time for DiIanni. DiIanni, who carries a 4.0 GPA …Read the Rest…

Larry Ogunjobi(Ragsdale HS) earns spot on Preseason All-Conference USA Football Team

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Larry Ogunjobi(Ragsdale HS), a defensive lineman from Charlotte University, has been named to the All-Conference USA preseason football team… CLICK HERE to read more… Ogunjobi, a nose tackle from Greensboro, was a second-team all-conference pick/selection last season. Ogunjobi also is on the Watch Lists for the 2016 Bednarik Award, given to college’s defensive player of …Read the Rest…

HPU men’s basketball head coach Scott Cherry inks four-year contract extension

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University athletic director Dan Hauser announced Thursday that men’s basketball head coach Scott Cherry has signed a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2019-2020 season. The architect of four straight Big South regular season championship teams, Cherry has led the Panthers to four consecutive postseason appearances and 44 …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for Today(7/21/16)

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Greensboro NABA: W-S Dodgers vs. Lexington Orioles…7:00 PM…Western Guilford High School South Atlantic League: Greenville Drive at Greensboro Grasshoppers 7pm at NewBridge Bank Park CVCL: Kernersville Bulldogs at Deep River MudDogs 7pm at Craven Stadium Coastal Plain League: HPT HiToms at Martinsville Mustangs 7pm at Hooker Field American Legion Baseball: High Point/Thomasville, N.C. – The …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers survive 11 walks in 8-3 victory

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Hoppers survive 11 walks in 8-3 victory from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com After Wednesday night’s game at NewBridge Bank Park, the song that came over the PA system was Aerosmith’s “Walk This Way.” It wasn’t done on purpose, yet it could hardly have been more appropriate. The Hoppers survived a game …Read the Rest…

East Wins 68th Annual NCCA East-West All-Star Football Game – Wyatt Smith Reporting

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Greensboro– The East All-Stars won a penalty-ridden, low-scoring contest against the West All-Stars Wednesday night at Jamieson Stadium on the campus of Grimsley High School. The West’s Ron Hunt (Southern Guilford/NC A&T) caught a 55-yard pass on the opening drive which was good enough for second on the team in all-purpose yards in the game. …Read the Rest…


Brandt Snedeker, Justin Thomas Lead Early Wyndham Championship Player Commitments

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BRANDT SNEDEKER, JUSTIN THOMAS LEAD EARLY WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP PLAYER COMMITMENTS http://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/brandt-snedeker-justin-thomas/ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Two top-10 PGA TOUR golfers in the current FedExCup point standings, 2007 Wyndham winner Brandt Snedeker and Justin Thomas, will play the 2016 Wyndham Championship, the tournament announced today. The 77th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 15-21, 2016 at …Read the Rest…

HiToms pull away from Copperheads:Daniel Frey on the CPL Trail

Posted by Guest Columnist on July 20, 2016 at 11:39 pm under Amateur, College | Be the First to Comment

HiToms pull away from Copperheads Asheboro, N.C. – The High Point-Thomasville HiToms (23-15) snap a three game losing streak in a 9-2 rout of the Asheboro Copperheads (22-17) on the road. Similar to last night the HiToms plated two runs in the top of the first on back-to-back RBI singles by Hunter Slater and Zac …Read the Rest…

Holland Auto Care Scoreboard for Tonight(7/20/16):East over West 20-3 and Reds top Pirates 12-0/Hoppers walk 11 Drive batters and still win, 8-3/East-West Football Box Score here/Faison-Walden commitment

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East-West All-Stars Football; East 20, West 3….East takes week in Greensboro All-Star Games over West, 4-1…Only West win was in Women’s Basketball…More coming later tonight from Wyatt Smith on the East-West football game..WR Ron Hunt(Southern Guilford HS) ejected in the first of quarter of tonight’s game and we will work to get more details on …Read the Rest…