Some of the area’s/state’s top talent on hand today at the N.C. Top 80 basketball camp at Proehlific Park

Posted by Andy Durham on March 28, 2015 at 1:10 pm under Amateur, High School | Be the First to Comment

from the Charlotte Observer and Langston Wertz Jr. at www.charlotteobserver.com….. The N.C. Top 80 basketball camp is at Proehlific Park in Greensboro today. Organizer Rick Lewis said all 80 participants have been idenitified as Division I prospects. The camp is for current freshman, sophomore and junior players. Participants include N.C. Gatorade player of the year …Read the Rest…

Should the Grimsley Whirlies’ Gym Floor be named for Phil Weaver??? Why not, he was one of the most influential basketball people in the history of our city

Posted by Andy Durham on March 25, 2015 at 9:17 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

One of the most influential basketball people in the history of our city??? Yes, and if they are looking to name the basketball floor/court inside the Bob Sawyer Gymnasium on the Grimsley High School campus after an individual that taught the game of basketball and coached the game of basketball with an equal fervor, then …Read the Rest…


Looking back at a couple of those High School Basketball All-Conference teams that we missed last week:Mid-Piedmont 3-A and Mid-State 3-A/PACIS and TAC now can be seen too

Posted by Andy Durham on March 22, 2015 at 3:39 pm under High School | 4 Comments to Read

Noticed these over at the N&R on-line and these are just about the only two conferences that we missed out on from last week and with an assist from Joe Sirera and his team over that the News and Record, let’s give you a chance to take a glance at this year’s All-Conference teams from …Read the Rest…

Game Report on Dudley-Mt. Airy Baseball

Posted by Press Release on March 21, 2015 at 9:02 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Final:Dudley 9, Mt. Airy 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E DLY 1 0 0 1 3 0 4 9 14 2 MNTR 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 5 5 0 WP:Dante Miller Elyjah Harris 3 hits for Dudley…Ellis Stokes with 3 hits for Dudley…Christian Cokely with 3 Dudley …Read the Rest…

Anybody got a handle/hand on the Mid-State 3-A and the Mid-Piedmont 3-A All-Conference Basketball teams???

Posted by Andy Durham on March 19, 2015 at 2:23 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

*****We now have Quayson Williams(Eastern Guilford HS) as Player of the Year in the Mid-State 3-A Conference men…..*****Looking for more to add to this list of All-Conference members from the Mid-State 3-A and the Mid-Piedmont 3-A Conferences…***** The title pretty much tells the “Tale of the Tape”….. We are looking for the Mid-State 3-A and …Read the Rest…


News and Record names All-Area High School Men’s Basketball Team:Harry Giles(Wesleyan) is Player of the Year

Posted by Andy Durham on March 18, 2015 at 1:49 pm under High School | 8 Comments to Read

You know most of the key names with Harry Giles III(WES), Peter Agba and Darius Moore(Greensboro Day School), Jalen Seegars(Page HS), Aaron Simpson(Ben L. Smith HS) and Quayson Williams(Eastern Guilford)….Giles is the News and Record’s player of the year and the other young men round out the top five on the First Team All-Area, from …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Day School Men’s Basketball Team to Dick Sporting Goods High Schools National Tournament:First team from GDS and first team from Greensboro to be invited

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On a note in today’s USA Today: The Greensboro Day School Bengals are going to New York to play in the Dicks Sporting Goods High School Nationals Basketball Tournament April 2-4…. Also entered are Oak Hill(VA),, Montverde Academy (FLA) Wheeler(GA), Huntington Prep (WVA), Findlay Prep (NEV) Day & Wings Academy (NY)…. These are teams ranked …Read the Rest…

Piedmont 2-A Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball All-Conference Team:Judson Petty and David Mitchell, both from Randleman, named best in conference

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Piedmont 2A Athletic Conference 2014-15 Men’s Basketball All-Conference Team and Final Standings All-Conference Team School Jacar Green Randleman Dustin Kirkman Randleman Corey Newby Eastern Randolph Jordan Watt Eastern Randolph Cole Cheek Eastern Randolph Makiah Fox Providence Grove Brayton Hardin Wheatmore Ryan Grant Wheatmore Hunter Osborne Trinity Zach Brann Trinity Tylek Brister HP Andrews Codee Jones …Read the Rest…

Piedmont 2-A Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball All-Conference Team:Sage Earnhardt(Trinity) and Dana Conte(Trinity) with top honors

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Piedmont 2A Athletic Conference 2014-15 Women’s Basketball All-Conference Team and Final Standings All-Conference Team School Anna Pugh Randleman Madison Ferguson Providence Gorve Jazlin Taylor HP Andrews Destiny Timberlake HP Andrews Kyree Hall HP Andrews Jordan Quick HP Andrews Alexis Andrews Eastern Randolph Kella Goins Eastern Randolph M’leigh Brown Eastern Randolph Davey Albertson Wheatmore Hayley Williams …Read the Rest…

Piedmont Triad 4-A Women’s All-Conference Basketball Team:LaShonda Monk(SWG) and Darlene Joyner(NWG) claim top honors

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Piedmont Triad 4A Conference 2014-15 Women’s Basketball All-Conference Team and Final Standings All-Conference Team School 1. Hayley Barber Northwest Guilford 2. Morgan Pointer Northwest Guilford 3. Toni Tucker Northwest Guilford 4. Savannah Neas Northwest Guilford 5. Nadia Curry Glenn 6. Johnaisha Watson Glenn 7. Kayla Hatton East Forsyth 8. Malikah Meyers East Forsyth 9. Zariah …Read the Rest…

Piedmont Triad 4-A Men’s All Conference Basketball Team:Kameron Langley(SWG) and Guy Shavers(SWG) take top honors

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Piedmont Triad 4A Conference 2014-15 Men’s Basketball All-Conference Team and Final Standings All-Conference Team School 1- KJ Langley Southwest Guilford 2- Kaymon Mitchell Southwest Guilford 3- Ben Ferguson Southwest Guilford 4- Orlando Smith Southwest Guilford 5- Jalen Spicer Northwest Guilford 6- Sam Covington Northwest Guilford 7- Jaylen Gore Northwest Guilford 8- Tre Turner Northwest Guilford …Read the Rest…


All District 7 Men’s/Boy’s Basketball Team with Guy Shavers(Southwest Guilford) as Coach of the Year

Posted by Andy Durham on March 17, 2015 at 9:18 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

District 7 – MEN’s All-District Team for 2015 **Player of Year in BOLD Jakishe Page(Lexington) First Name Last Name Grade School Pts/game Rebs/game Asts/game FG% FT% Awards/Honors/College recruitment Jakishe Page 12 Lexington 25.2 10 1.3 40 70 2014-15 Conf POY; 2x All COnf; 2014 Showcase Va Trnt MVP; Team Co-MVP; recruited by Chowan, Catawba, Newberry, …Read the Rest…

Ren Stewart(Caldwell Academy) to coach Girls East All-Stars team this Sunday at Forsyth Country Day

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Coach Stewart, from Caldwell Academy will be the head coach of the Triad 2015 All-Stars East team in the All-Star game this Sunday at Forsyth Country Day School, in Lewisville.. The game will be played this coming Sunday March 22, with a game time of 3pm at FCD and they are expecting over 500 spectators …Read the Rest…

Girls High School Basketball All-District 7 with Darlene Joyner(Northwest Guilford High School) Coach of the Year

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Below you will see the District 7 NCBCA – Players were nominated by their coaches (the player must have been selected to All-Conference within their conference). Members of the NCBCA vote within their district and then the list is compiled. District 7 – WOMEN ******Player of Year in BOLD***** (Bayley Plummer-East Davidson) First Name Last …Read the Rest…

CBS/MaxPreps Xcellent 25 Boys HS Basketball Rankings for March 16:Greensboro Day still at #10 and Wesleyan at #13

Posted by Press Release on March 16, 2015 at 10:47 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

http://t.maxpreps.com/1MFeIlx 1. (1) Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.), 45-0 * 2. (2) Montverde Academy (Fla.), 28-1 3. (3) St. Vincent-St. Mary (Akron, Ohio), 25-0 4. (4) Cape Henry Collegiate (Virginia Beach, Va.), 31-2 5. (5) Wheeler (Marietta, Ga.), 30-2 6. (6) Blanche Ely (Pompano Beach, Fla.), 28-0 7. (7) Corona del Sol (Tempe, …Read the Rest…

Garner tops Ardrey Kell for men’s NCHSAA 4-A Basketball Title, but huge game for Ardrey Kell’s Steven Santa Ana with 44 points

Posted by Andy Durham on March 15, 2015 at 2:13 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Garner topped Ardrey Kell 70-64 for the NCHSAA men’s Title, but it was a “game for the ages” for Ardrey Kell senior Steven Santa Ana….He’s Elon-bound and he hit for 44 points in the final game, in Chapel Hill…A new record for Santa Ana and for the NCHSAA…. Here is how it all went down …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Basketball Scores from today at Chapel Hill(Championship Saturday)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 14, 2015 at 5:39 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Finals 1-A Boys:East Carteret 67, Winston-Salem Prep 64 1-A Girls:Winston-Salem Prep 58, Riverside-Martin 31 2-A Girls:Wilkes Central 44, Kinston 41 2-A Boys:Kinston 60, East Lincoln 43 3-A Boys:Terry Sanford 67, Ashbrook 60 3-A Girls:Hickory 71, Chapel Hill 53 4-A Boys:Garner 70, Ardrey Kell 64 4-A Girls:Myers Park 52, Southeast Raleigh 47 Go to www.nchsaa.org to …Read the Rest…


Triad Elite East-West All-Stars Announced with game coming up on March 22 at Forsyth Country Day School:Lots of locals

Posted by Press Release on March 12, 2015 at 3:08 pm under High School | 9 Comments to Read

Here is the Basketball Elite Web Site:www.basketballelite.com The 2015 Triad All-Star Rosters have been announced as well as the Ball Is Life Dunk Contest special invites! Check out the newly minted all-stars below! Several players in this year’s game, as in previous years, have already committed to colleges, while several others will no doubt be …Read the Rest…

Basketball in Focus Show Tonight at Shane’s Rib Shack with Sirera, Free, Allison, Allen and Lozada

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Last/final Basketball in Focus Show of the season tonight from the Shane’s Rib Shack on Westover Terrace and we will get started at 6pm…. Our guests will include Joe Sirera, the high school sports writer from the News and Record and this will be a good chance to look back on the season with highs …Read the Rest…

New CBS/MaxPreps Xcellent 25 Boys High School Basketball Rankings with GDS at #10 and WES at #13

Posted by Press Release on March 9, 2015 at 1:08 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

http://t.maxpreps.com/1KKh4nw 1. (1) Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.), 45-0 * 2. (2) Montverde Academy (Fla.), 28-1 3. (3) St. Vincent-St. Mary (Akron, Ohio), 23-0 4. (4) Cape Henry Collegiate (Virginia Beach, Va.), 31-2 5. (5) Wheeler (Marietta, Ga.), 30-2 6. (8) Blanche Ely (Pompano Beach, Fla.), 28-0 7. (9) Corona del Sol (Tempe, …Read the Rest…