Drew Cone(East Forsyth HS) signs to play basketball with Sandhills Community College

Posted by Press Release on May 21, 2015 at 11:20 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

More details coming in later on but, Drew Cone(East Forsyth High School) has signed to play college basketball with the Sandhills Community College….

Tamera Thorpe(Greensboro Day School) signs with USC Upstate

Posted by Press Release on at 10:31 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Tamera Thorpe, Greensboro Day School girls basketball, signed at the Greensboro Day School in the Sloan Theatre. (The signing took place on Thursday morning.) Tamera Thorpe signed with USC Upstate (The University of South Carolina Upstate). Upstate is a mid level D1 program playing in the Atlantic Sun conference located in Spartanburg, SC. Tamera was …Read the Rest…


2015 Women’s East-West All-Stars Basketball with Coach Debbie Jones(Page HS)

Posted by Press Release on May 16, 2015 at 3:58 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

Game will be played July 20 at the Greensboro Coliseum…. 2015 Women’s Basketball West Team Vanessa Agrusa Franklin Kaila Craven Southwestern Randolph Kelli Fisher East Rowan Yazmen Hannah Hickory Haleigh Hatfield Mount Tabor Rydeiah Rogers Myers Park Madi Suddreth Alexander Central Amanda Thompson Hayesville Adiyah Ussery Crest Stephanie Watts Weddington Head Coach: Randy Joines (Bunker …Read the Rest…

Castlebury(Eastern Randolph HS) loses fight/battle with Cancer:She was an inspiration to all

Posted by Andy Durham on May 1, 2015 at 11:50 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Quite a few people have had this young lady on their list of prayers and on Wednesday, the 23 year-old lost her fight/battle with cancer… Eastern Randolph High School graduate Logan Castlebury lost her year-plus battle with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. She was an athlete, she was a coach…She was a friend and an inspiration to so …Read the Rest…

Brandon Ingram(Kinston HS) chooses Duke:Looks to be “One-and-Done Devil”

Posted by Andy Durham on April 27, 2015 at 6:23 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

He stands at 6’8 and weighs 200 pounds and he is considered the top high school basketball in player in the state of North Carolina, from the Class of 2015….They say he can play several positions and that he can even run the point(he’s primarily a small forward) and he will look to score big …Read the Rest…


Paris Kea to UNC:Page High School grad taking her basketball game to Chapel Hill

Posted by Andy Durham on April 24, 2015 at 4:51 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Word today from the Kea family…. Paris(Page High School) will be enrolling at UNC-Chapel Hill this summer. *****Paris played for the Vanderbilt Commodores in 2014/2015 and after her transfer, she will have to sit out one year per NCAA rules and she will be eligible to play for the North Carolina Tar Heels in 2016/2017…..*****

Top Freshman Five high school basketball players in the nation from CBS/MaxPreps:Will Dillard(GDS) among “The Ten to Watch”

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2015 at 9:51 am under High School | Read the First Comment

from www.maxpreps.com with Will Dillard(Greensboro Day School) making the list among 10 freshman to watch/keep an eye on……. http://t.maxpreps.com/1GdjLIK FRESHMAN FIVE Marvin Bagley III, Corona del Sol (Tempe, Ariz.) 6-9 | 215 | Forward* Jordan Brown, Woodcreek (Roseville, Calif.) 6-9 | 180 | Forward Foster Loyer, Clarkston (Mich.) 5-11 | 155 | Guard Javonte Smart, …Read the Rest…

Junior Boys All-American High School Basketball Team from CBS/MaxPreps.com with two from NC on the First Team including Harry Giles(Wesleyan Christian Academy)

Posted by Press Release on April 15, 2015 at 9:59 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

*****Team comprised of high school juniors, including Harry Giles, from Wesleyan Christian Academy in High Point….***** http://t.maxpreps.com/1cvwTiJ FIRST TEAM Edrice Adebayo, Northside (Pinetown, N.C.) 6-9 | 240 | Forward Lonzo Ball, Chino Hills (Calif.) 6-6 | 180 | Guard Harry Giles, Wesleyan Christian Academy (High Point, N.C.) 6-9 | 230 | Forward Malik Monk, Bentonville …Read the Rest…

CBS/MaxPreps Boys All-American Basketball with Brandon Ingram(Kinston) 3rd team and Harry Giles(Wesleyan) 4th team

Posted by Press Release on April 10, 2015 at 10:15 am under High School | 5 Comments to Read

Congratulations to Harry Giles(Wesleyan Christian Academy) and to Brandon Ingram(Kinston HS) on being named to the CBS/MaxPreps Boys High School All-American team….Giles on 4th team and Ingram on 3rd team and here is a look at all of the young men that landed spots on this year’s teams… (from Jim Stoudt at www.maxpreps.com) http://t.maxpreps.com/1ybEIUg FIRST …Read the Rest…

Game Report on Greensboro Day School-Montverde Basketball from Dicks Sporting Goods National Tournament:Bengals fall 50-34

Posted by Andy Durham on April 2, 2015 at 11:43 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

from the Dicks Sporting Goods National Site: Official Basketball Box Score — Game Totals — Final Statistics Greensboro Day Bengals vs Montverde Academy Eagles 04-02-15 4:00 pm at 2015 Dicks HS Nationals NYC Greensboro Day Bengals 34 • 33-3 Total 3-Ptr Rebounds ## Player FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF TP A TO Blk …Read the Rest…

Big Game today for Greensboro Day School in New York City:Bengals on the “Big Stage” in the ‘Big Apple’

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:27 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

A very big high school basketball game today for our city and for the Greensboro Day School boys basketball program, as the GDS Bengals face Montverde Academy(Florida) at 4pm at Christ the King High School, in New York City… This is the Dick’s Sporting Goods National Tournament and with it comes much national attention for …Read the Rest…


Harry Giles(Wesleyan) named to American Family Insurance All-USA High School Basketball Team/First Team All-American

Posted by Andy Durham on March 31, 2015 at 1:48 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

News about this honor for Harry Giles III has been posted and Tweeted out all over the place today, but this is a very big honor, First Team All-America and you can Click On and check out all of the info, as it has been stated today in the USA Today….Several clicks and you will …Read the Rest…

North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association Boys and Girls All-State Teams and Guilford County gets shut out

Posted by Press Release on at 11:34 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

NCBCA(North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association) Girls Basketball All-State Team Player of the Year: Stephanie Watts (Weddington) Coach of the Year: Barbara Nelson (Myers Park) First Team Stephanie Watts (Weddington) Chinyere Bell (South View) Grace Hunter (Athens Drive) Aliyah Mazyck (Myers Park) Rydeiah Rogers (Myers Park) Second Team Kaila Craven (Southwestern Randolph) Kaila Ealey (Broughton) Yazmen …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Day at #9 in most recent CBS/MaxPreps Xcellent 25 HS Basketball Poll and WES at #12

Posted by Press Release on March 30, 2015 at 10:18 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Most recent poll from Jim Stoudt and MaxPreps.com…..Greensboro Day School at #9 and Wesleyan Christian Academy at #12 for boys high school basketball teams nationwide…. http://t.maxpreps.com/1yrAfYl 1. (1) Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.), 45-0 * 2. (2) Montverde Academy (Fla.), 28-1 3. (3) Cape Henry Collegiate (Virginia Beach, Va.), 31-2 4. (4) Wheeler …Read the Rest…

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 | Comments are off for this article

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 | Comments are off for this article

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…