Gorham and Deatherage(Western Alamance HS) sign to play college baseball

Posted by Andy Durham on November 15, 2014 at 11:44 am under College, High School | 2 Comments to Read

Breydan Gorham(Western Alamance) and Blake Deatherage(Western Alamance) both signed to play college baseball on Friday at the home of the WA Warriors, in Elon…. Gorham will attend Appalachian State and Deatherage will head down to UNC-Wilmington…. Gorham goes as a SS/P and Deatherage as a pitcher…. Read more on this one when you CLICK HERE …Read the Rest…

Northwest Guilford’s Cole Aker headed to North Carolina for Basball and NWG’s Zack Shoemaker headed to Lenior-Rhyne for Baseball

Posted by Andy Durham on November 12, 2014 at 5:14 pm under Audio, High School, Video | Comments are off for this article

Two of Northwest Guilford’s finest baseball players signed their Letters of Intent to play college baseball today with the Viking pitcher Cole Akers, committing to the University of North Carolina and the Vikings’ catcher, Zack Shoemaker, making his shot count for the Lenior-Rhyne Bears…. Good baseball bloods with both of these boys/young men with their …Read the Rest…


Aggies move quickly:N.C. A&T names Ben Hall Interim Baseball Coach

Posted by Andy Durham on October 23, 2014 at 12:11 pm under College | Read the First Comment

Aggies Name Hall Interim Baseball Coach (Courtesy of N.C. A&T Sports Information and from the Aggies’ athletics web site.) GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T director of athletics, Earl M. Hilton III, has announced the dismissal of head baseball coach Joel Sanchez, effective immediately. Assistant coach Ben Hall will serve as the interim head coach for …Read the Rest…

Word on the Street:Baseball Coach out at N.C. A&T/Matt Orth(UNC) and several other key players are now at GTCC

Posted by Andy Durham on October 21, 2014 at 6:47 pm under College | 18 Comments to Read

World Series begins TONIGHT and we have baseball news on the local level…… Big changes seem to be on the horizon at N.C. A&T with the baseball program, as the ‘Word on the Street’ today has the baseball coach(Joel Sanchez) out and change on the way at the top spot….The word we received this afternoon …Read the Rest…

Baseball exhibition for Western Carolina with Nail(Page) and Robinson(Eastern Guilford)

Posted by Andy Durham on September 26, 2014 at 11:29 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

The Western Carolina Catamount baseball team hosted the Ontario Blue Jays on Thursday evening in an exhibition game at Childress Field / Hennon Stadium. Locals Brendan Nail(Page HS) saw time on the mound for Western Carolina and Caleb Robinson(Eastern Guilford HS) got a start at third base for the Catamounts… More details coming later on, …Read the Rest…


Vanderbilt over Virginia at College World Series

Posted by Andy Durham on June 26, 2014 at 11:14 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Vanderbilt 3 Virginia 2 from www.espn.com: John Norwood’s tiebreaking homer in the top of the eighth inning carried Vanderbilt to a 3-2 win over Virginia in the third and deciding game of the CWS finals, giving the Commodores their first national championship.

Virginia tops Vanderbilt 7-2 and now Cavaliers will play for CWS Title Tonight

Posted by Andy Durham on June 25, 2014 at 11:03 am under College | Comments are off for this article

from Tuesday: Virginia 7 Vanderbilt 2 College World Series games now tied at 1-1/one game each, and UVA will play the Commodores for the CWS Title today/tonight… Read all/read more when you CLICK HERE….

Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford) and College of Charleston moving on to NCAA Baseball Super Regional

Posted by Andy Durham on June 2, 2014 at 7:09 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Final today from Gainesville, Florida and Blake Butler and the College of Charleston have advanced to the NCAA Baseball Super Regionals coming up this weekend…. Butler was 1-5 with a run scored today/Monday, while starting at second base for the COC Cougars and the final score in the final game from Gainesville was: College of …Read the Rest…

Game Three of Today’s ACC Baseball Tournament at NewBridge Bank Park:UVA 3, UNC 2

Posted by Andy Durham on May 23, 2014 at 11:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Final Tonight from the 2014 ACC Baseball Tournament at NewBridge Bank Park in downtown Greensboro: Virginia 3 North Carolina 2 UVA was up 2-0 and North Carolina battled back to tie the game at 2-2 and the Cavaliers went on to win the game, 3-2… UNC(0-2)/UVA(1-1)….UNC vs. Maryland on Saturday at 3pm and UVA vs. …Read the Rest…

Game Notes on Duke-Georgia Tech from the ACC Baseball Tournament with Brian Kuppelweiser

Posted by Press Release on May 22, 2014 at 11:12 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

NOTES | GAME 7 THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014 NO. 4 DUKE (33-24) 6 NO. 9 GEORGIA TECH (34-25) 0 2014 ACC BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP MAY 20-25 • GREENSBORO, N.C. • NEWBRIDGE BANK PARK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Duke 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 = …Read the Rest…

Game Notes on today’s North Carolina-N.C. State game today from Brian Kuppelweiser at the ACC

Posted by Andy Durham on May 20, 2014 at 5:00 pm under College | Read the First Comment

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E NC State 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 = 3 7 0 North Carolina 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 = 4 8 3 Attendance: 5,822 WP- Zach Rice (2-2)S – Trent Thornton (1) LP – Eric Peterson …Read the Rest…


Avent on ACC and N.C. State coming to Greenboro for tournament:Will Pack ‘roll out’ Rodon?

Posted by Andy Durham on May 19, 2014 at 2:07 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

N.C. State coach Elliot Avent today on N.C. State’s season…. Avent said the team got off to a tough start and the weather factors early didn’t help matters much…. He said it became hard to dig out of the hole that the team had created for themselves, but that he was proud of the way …Read the Rest…

Winston-Salem State’s Baseball Season comes to and end at DII Regionals

Posted by Andy Durham on May 17, 2014 at 11:34 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Game One at DII Baseball Regionals: Shepherd College 4, Winston-Salem State 3… Game Two at DII Baseball Regionals: Kutztown State 1, WSSU 0 Double-elimination tournament, but WSSU Rams’ Ray Crawford(Dudley HS) was named to the All-Region Team…Scott Wells(GDS/Northern Guilford HS) took the loss on Friday and finishes at (8-4)…

ACC Baseball for Today

Posted by Andy Durham on May 15, 2014 at 11:26 am under College | Comments are off for this article

N.C. State at Virginia Tech 5:30pm Wake Forest at Virginia 6pm Duke at Miami 6pm North Carolina at Florida State 7pm *****ACC Tournament in town next week at NewBridge Bank Park.*****

ACC Baseball for Today and from last night:Duke, UNC and N.C. State

Posted by Andy Durham on May 10, 2014 at 10:40 am under College | Comments are off for this article

from Friday in Raleigh: N.C. State 9, Wake Forest 1….Carlos Rodon went 7 innings and gave up 1 run on 4 hits with 1 BB and 9 K’s… Wake Forest(26-23/12-13) at N.C. State(28-20/10-15) today at 6:30pm from Friday in Chapel Hill: Florida State 7, North Carolina 0…. FSU at UNC(29-20/13-12) today at 1pm…. from Friday …Read the Rest…

ACC and local College Baseball Today

Posted by Andy Durham on April 27, 2014 at 2:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

VA Tech at North Carolina 1pm Duke at Wake Forest 1pm GA Tech at N.C. State 1pm Elon at UNCG 1pm…Bottom of 5th, UNCG 7, Elon 2….

Some more ACC/College Baseball News Today:N.C. State turns the tables on GA Tech and Pack grabs 1-0 win over Jackets/UNCG tops Elon as Swim(NWG) pools his pitching talents/JD/DJ reeling with APP today]

Posted by Andy Durham on April 26, 2014 at 4:54 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Final:Duke 6, Wake Forest 5 Final:North Carolina 6, Virginia Tech 4 Final:UNCG 12, Elon 3…Adam Swim(Northwest Guilford) with 4 K’s in two innings of work for the UNCG Spartans’ bullpen…..Zac MacAneney(Southern Almance) 2-5 with 2 runs for Spartans…. Quiet day for Jaylin Davis and Appalachian, as they trail Davidson 12-0 in the 8th Inning…Davis(Northeast Guilford …Read the Rest…


Some ACC Baseball News:Carlos Rodon with 15 K’s but State falls to GA Tech

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:22 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Duke 5, Wake Forest 2…Duke now (13-9) in the ACC…Wake sits at (12-10)….North Carolina 3, VA Tech 2…UNC now (11-11) ACC…. Talk about the absurd: Georgia Tech 1, N.C. State 0 Ace Carlos Rodon with 15 strikeouts for the Wolfpack and they can’t get him any run support…He was the DH the other day and …Read the Rest…

As the ACC Baseball Tournament gets closer to Greensboro:Duke and Wake in good shape, could be trouble for North Carolina and N.C. State

Posted by Andy Durham on April 22, 2014 at 11:15 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Who will arrive and who will survive???? The ACC Baseball Tournament will be held at Greensboro’s NewBridge Bank Park in late May and with the tourney headed back to ‘Tourney Town’, we need to take a quick look today and see how our in-state ACC teams are doing… We have been very busy with our …Read the Rest…

Big night back on Saturday for Jaylin Davis(Northeast Guilford HS/Appalachian State) in APP win over Elon

Posted by Andy Durham on April 21, 2014 at 8:23 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from the Burlington Times News at www.thetimesnews.com: Jaylin Davis, a Northeast Guilford graduate, tripled twice and drove in three runs for the Mountaineers. Appalachian State scored nine of its 10 runs with two outs Saturday night at Latham Park and cruised to a 10-4 Southern Conference baseball victory against Elon. Seven of those runs came …Read the Rest…