Busy time for the players/athletes and ran into a few basketball players/movers and shakers today:Report on Cameron Cloud

Posted by Andy Durham on June 29, 2015 at 5:45 pm under College, High School | 11 Comments to Read

Ran into Jalen Seegars, was at Page HS, now at High Point Christian Academy, today at the McGirt-Horton Library on Phillips Avenue… Jalen is headed to High Point Christian this Fall and he will re-class and be a junior at HPCA for the 2015/2016 school year….Seegars is set to have a busy Summer with his …Read the Rest…

Rolling with some of the coaching and football news coming out of the Weekend Huddles:Will Dillard hoops offer to Wake Forest

Posted by Andy Durham on June 27, 2015 at 10:02 pm under High School | 3 Comments to Read

>*****Just received news that Will Dillard(Greensboro Day School) got a basketball scholarship offer from Wake Forest today…Good job and congrats to Will and I bet Reggie Dillard is proud of his little brother…Good kid and a good family….***** Just a few of the news notes that we are bringing home for the weekend after the …Read the Rest…


Southwest Guilford Summer Slam Schedule(BIG Summer Basketball Jamboree)/Action continues today/Saturday at SWG

Posted by Press Release on June 26, 2015 at 9:02 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Here’s the schedule – Games start at 9 AM

Afternoon Update:Coach Josh Chavis(Dudley) to USC-Upstate/Wife of former Grimsley coach loses battle to cancer/Page Pirates to Averett 7 on 7 on Friday

Posted by Press Release on June 25, 2015 at 4:06 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Former Dudley High School star and former USC-Upstate star Josh Chavis is moving back to his alma mater to be an Assistant Coach. After being an Assistant Coach at High Point Christian Academy and last year at Dudley High School, Josh Chavis finally got the call to come be an Assistant Coach at USC-Upstate. He …Read the Rest…

Anybody got any NEWS about the Basketball Jamboree coming to Southwest Guilford High School on Friday/Saturday???/”Battle of the Border” this week at Guilford/Newberry College

Posted by Andy Durham on June 24, 2015 at 11:34 am under Amateur, High School | 2 Comments to Read

1)Anybody got any NEWS about the Basketball Jamboree coming to Southwest Guilford High School this Friday/Saturday??? 2)Games going on all this week at the “Battle of the Border” at Guilford College, but it is a Newberry College-run basketball camp with lots of local teams(high schools with Varsity and JV teams, Middle Schools and more) and …Read the Rest…


2015 Ragsdale Tiger Basketball Jamboree on Monday and Tuesday June 22 and 23

Posted by Press Release on June 21, 2015 at 1:13 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

The 2015 Ragsdale Tiger Jamboree will held Monday and Tuesday, June 22 and 23, with games in both the new and old gyms. Admission for adults will be $3; children/students aged 8 and up will be $1. Concessions will be available. We will have numerous quality teams and players from both the Piedmont area and …Read the Rest…

Harry Giles(Wesleyan Christian Academy) selected to play for the USA Under 19 World Championship Team

Posted by Press Release on June 19, 2015 at 10:22 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

******from wire reports and staff reports at the High Point Enterprise at www.hpenews.com….. Wesleyan Christian Academy star Harry Giles has been selected to play for the 2015 USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship Team. Training will continue at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs through June 21. The American squad will look …Read the Rest…

Bailey Kargo(Page High School) headed to Delaware for the 2016-2017 season(Now a Pirate, soon to be a Blue Hen)[Q and A, with BK]

Posted by Andy Durham on at 6:32 pm under High School | 11 Comments to Read

Bailey Kargo has committed early to play basketball for The University of Delaware. She has been offered a full athletic scholarship and will join their team for the 2016-2017 season. (Bailey Kargo, now a Pirate, soon to be a Delaware Blue Hen.) *****Congratulations to Bailey, one of the best three-point shooters in our area and …Read the Rest…

Northwest Guilford Basketball Jam going on all day today and Saturday at NWGHS

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:15 am under High School | 7 Comments to Read

The Basketball Never Stops at Northwest Guilford High School…..The 2015 Summer Jam is going on at NWG today and tomorrow…Tons of teams there and tons of games for you to see for one flat price per day, $5.00…Plenty of refreshments on sale and good seating to see some of the best basketball in our state….To …Read the Rest…

West Forsyth boys basketball coach suspended without pay/West Forsyth girls basketball coach steps down(resigns)/Jim Hyatt out as East Forsyth baseball coach

Posted by Andy Durham on June 12, 2015 at 4:37 pm under High School | 5 Comments to Read

Derrele Mitchell, the head boys basketball coach at West Forsyth High School, has been suspended without pay…LaQuanda Barksdale Quick, who has established herself as the best player and coach in the history of girls’ basketball at West Forsyth, is leaving the school…Jim Hyatt has resigned as the head baseball coach at East Forsyth High School …Read the Rest…

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…