HiToms Win in Holly Springs, 2-0

Posted by Press Release on July 3, 2015 at 8:54 am under Amateur | Be the First to Comment

HOLLY SPRINGS, NC, July 2 – With rainy clouds looming for all of the game, the HiToms improved their road record to 5-10 after a 2-0 win over the Holly Springs Salamanders. The Tommies struck first when Alec Paradowski (Wofford) came home from a Ryan Hedrick (Presbyterian) single into left field for Hedrick’s fifth RBI …Read the Rest…

Former Dudley Panther and Detroit Lion Charlie Sanders has passed away at age 68/C.J. Freeman(NG) on the way up and not yet 18

Posted by Andy Durham on July 2, 2015 at 5:40 pm under College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Charlie Sanders(Dudley High School/Minnesota/Detroit Lions) has passed away at the age of 68…Well thought of man and highly respected throughout the Greensboro and Dudley High School community….Many tributes coming up on all of the local newscasts and work with words from Ed Hardin and Jeff Mills in the Friday edition of the News and Record, …Read the Rest…


Happy return as Jose came ready to play:Former Hopper Fernandez goes yard and gets win in first game back with Marlins

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from Joe Frisaro at www.mlb.com: MIAMI — The long wait was to see Marlins right-hander Jose Fernandez(Greensboro Grasshoppers/Miami Marlins) pitch. But Fernandez energized the crowd with his bat during Thursday’s 5-4 win over the Giants. Fernandez, returning from Tommy John surgery, ignited Marlins Park with a home run off San Francisco’s Matt Cain to lead …Read the Rest…

Remember This? A good one from Mark McKinney at the High Point Enterprise

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Jose Fernandez vs. Matt Cain this afternoon, as both men are coming off of injuries and Fernandez(Miami Marlins) and Cain(San Francisco Giants) will both get their first starts of the 2015 season…Should make for an interesting matchup, but what about this matchup that Mark McKinney(High Point Enterprise) has for us today at www.hpenews.com: On this …Read the Rest…

The Local/Area Greensboro Baseball Scene for today(7/2/15):Sort of quiet on GSO Front[Got some Finals coming in from all over the place]

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Finals:Hagerstown Suns 5, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0….The Josh Tobais(Souiitheast Guilford HS) team, the Williamsport Crosscutters, won again tonight 6-1 over the Auburn Doubledays and Josh went 2-3 with a BB and he connected on his third Double of the short season…JT’s BA now at .333, with the 3 Doubles and 5 RBI and his team has …Read the Rest…


Guilford College Quakers’ Football Preseason Top 25/Tyler Hunt(Eastern Guilford HS) preseason All-American

Posted by Press Release on July 1, 2015 at 6:16 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s football team is ranked 13th in the Lindy’s Sports 2015 NCAA Division III Top 25 Poll and senior wide receiver Adam Smith (Mocksville, N.C./Davie) was named to the publication’s Second Team All-Division III unit. Another summer publication, The Sporting News College Football Yearbook, tabbed Quakers’ senior punter Tyler Hunt (Gibsonville, …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Hoops Adds Hailey Yohn To The Staff

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s basketball coach DeUnna Hendrix announced the hiring of Hailey Yohn as the new Director of Operations on Wednesday. Yohn comes to HPU following a successful playing career at Coker College. The Hillsborough, N.C. native was a three-year captain for the Cobras and graduated as the school’s all-time …Read the Rest…

Is high school football getting to be too Rough? 7 on 7 could be the “Wave of the Future”

Posted by Andy Durham on at 1:48 pm under High School | 18 Comments to Read

Football is too ROUGH…Football is too DANGEROUS…Football is too EXPENSIVE…We need to see some CHANGES…What is the ANSWER????? ROUGH DANGEROUS EXPENSIVE CHANGES ANSWER(s) What really is the wave of the FUTURE???..Rough and expensive, those are usually reasons for CHANGE, but what is the ANSWER? Will 7 on 7 football evolve into the game of the …Read the Rest…

Lopez, Johnson and Gay(HP Central) carry HiToms to 6-2 win over Forest City Owls

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HiToms Win, 6-2 FINCH FIELD, NC, – On the strength of two solo home runs by Nick Lopez (Creighton) and Peter Johnson (Presbyterian) the HiToms took care of the Owls with a 6-2 win. Lopez scored the first run of the night almost single handedly after advancing to first on a HBP. He then stole …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball Report(7/1/15):NABA(Reds ready), COLT, SAL, AL, CVCL, CPL and RAIN:HiToms Game CANCELLED!/Hoppers HALT losing skid!

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*****The 9-game losing streak has ended….***** Final:Greensboro Grasshoppers 3, Hagerstown 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Greensboro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 11 1 Hagerstown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 +++++A bases-clearing Double for Josh Tobias(Southeast …Read the Rest…

Graham Sporting Goods Baseball Tonight Scoreboard:Lots of rain around the horn this evening

Posted by Andy Durham on June 30, 2015 at 10:29 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Not too many games got played tonight as the rains came into the Piedmont Triad this afternoon and washed out most of this evening’s baseball action…But we do have a few scores to report and so far the news is not good…Greensboro NABA with Rain Out….COLTS probably Rain Out two and that’s TWO OUTS…. Finals: …Read the Rest…


Rosters ready for the 26th Annual Wyndham Cup

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Rosters finalized for 26th annual Wyndham Cup Forty junior golfers to compete in team match play event at Old Town Club in Winston-Salem, North Carolina BRASELTON, Ga. – The two 20-player rosters have been set for the 26th annual Wyndham Cup, which will be contested at Old Town Club in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, July 27-30. …Read the Rest…

Lori Drake Joins HPU Women’s Hoops Staff

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s basketball head coach DeUnna Hendrix announced the hiring of assistant coach Lori Drake on Tuesday. “We are truly blessed to be able to add someone of Lori’s caliber to our staff,” Hendrix said. “Once a phenomenal head coach at the junior college level, I am thrilled to …Read the Rest…

Three Elon Football Games To Be Televised In CAA Football Package

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ELON, N.C. – Three of Elon football’s games have been selected to be televised as a part of CAA Football’s 2015 television package. The Phoenix will have two games on the American Sports Network (ASN) and another on Comcast SportsNet (CSN). The Phoenix’s games at New Hampshire and Stony Brook as well as a home …Read the Rest…

Report on local Baseball Players now in the Pros:Butler, Kimbers and Dimock

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Four players to look at for today with Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford HS/College of Charleston), Corey Kimber(Dudley HS), Eric Kimber(Dudley HS/NC Central), and Michael Dimock(Wesleyan Christian Academy/Wake Forest University)…. Blake Butler(2b) with the Cincinnati Reds Arizona Reds team:5 games with AZL Reds numbers seem to be climbing as adjustments take place… Corey Kimber(P) with the San …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(6/30/15):NABA[Rain Out], COLT, SAL, AL, CVCL, CPL and more

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Greensboro NABA/National Adult Baseball Association: [RAIN OUT] Greensboro Reds vs. W-S Dodgers 7:00 PM at Western Guilford High School Greensboro Colt Baseball: NORTHERN GUILFORD vs. ROCKINGHAM 6:00pm at Stoner-White Stadium WESTERN GUILFORD vs. SOUTHWEST 8:00pm at Stoner-White SOUTHERN ALAMANCE vs. PAGE 2 6:00pm at Eastern Guilford High School DUDLEY vs. EASTERN GUILFORD 8:00pm at Eastern …Read the Rest…

Kannapolis Post 115 coughs up lead, Eastern Randolph Post 81 wins 7-6

Posted by Press Release on June 29, 2015 at 11:20 pm under Amateur, College, High School | Be the First to Comment

*****Courtesy of Seth Arrington***** Kannapolis Post 115 coughs up lead, Eastern Randolph Post 81 wins 7-6 With the score tied at six in the ninth inning, Bailey Steed came to the plate and hit into a fielder’s choice. Eastern Randolph Post 81 staved off Kannapolis Post 115 as Kannapolis Post 115 was unable to match …Read the Rest…


Local Baseball Tonight Results/Finals with Big Night for Greensboro/SEG kids:Tobias, Bartley, Guy showing us why there’s talk/Hoppers fall in 7, rain falls in WVA

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*****Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) hit a Home Run on the first pitch he saw in professional ball, in his first-ever at-bat for the Philadelphia Phillies’ New York-Penn League team, the Williamsport Crosscutters..***** Finals: Southeast Guilford Junior Legion 12, East Forsyth Cubs 0 WP:Jalen Guy….2 HR’s for SEG’s Devin Bartley +++++hR Tobias(SEG) with HR in first …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Galaxy 14U Girls Basketball Team Wins 2015 National Travel Basketball Association (NTBA) National Championship Title

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Myrtle Beach, SC – Greensboro’s very own Greensboro Galaxy 14U Girls Basketball Team won a national tournament at the National Travel Ball Association (NTBA) Championships in Myrtle Beach, SC June 25-28, 2015. Under the leadership of Greensboro Galaxy’s President Rodney Westmoreland, Director of Women’s Basketball Walter Johnson, Coach Eric Burns, and Coach Dexter Vines, these …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Cross Country Unveils 2015 Schedule

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The defending Big South champion High Point University men’s cross country team has announced its 2015 schedule. 2015 Schedule The Panthers will compete in five regular season meets before defending their league title at the Big South Championship in late October. “Our goal is to one day make the NCAA national …Read the Rest…