Notes coming out of Monday night’s East-West All-Stars Basketball Games with news and notes from players and Coach Furlough(Plus the word on “The Bird”)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 18, 2017 at 12:40 am under High School | Be the First to Comment

We had 5 local Guilford County kids and one coach(Kim Furlough-Northern Guilford High School) in the Monday night NCCA Basketball games at the Greensboro Coliseum… Women’s/Girl’s Game: J’nai Millner(Morehead High School) with 10 points, 4 rebounds and 2 steals and Millner shot 5-8 from the field…..We did not get to speak to Millner after the …Read the Rest…

2017 NCCA East-West Basketball Games TONIGHT at the Greensboro Coliseum:Women/girls at 6:30pm and Men/boys at 8:30pm

Posted by Press Release on July 17, 2017 at 10:16 am under High School | 2 Comments to Read

2017 East-West Basketball TONIGHT at the Greensboro Coliseum *****Women’s game at 6:30 p.m. Men’s game at 8:30 p.m.***** The East-West All-Star Games have lived up to their billing of seeing tomorrow’s stars today, as many former all-star players wear NCCA National Championship rings, Super Bowl rings, NBA Championship rings, or have participated in soccer’s World …Read the Rest…


NCCA East-West Basketball Teams with Spicer and Davis(NWG) and Langley(SWG) local boys/Coach Kim Furlough(NG), Monk(SWG) and Millner(Morehead) local girls:Rosters and Players’/Coach’s Bios

Posted by Andy Durham on July 16, 2017 at 4:30 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

2017 East West Men’s Basketball East # Player Pos. Ht. Wt. High School 5 Tyrell Kirk G 6’4 165 Whiteville 11 Alex Hunter G 6′ 165 Leesville Road 15 Zach Hobbs G 5’11 170 Northside-Jacksonville 21 Jeremiah Pope G 6’3 175 Clinton 23 Devonte Pettaway G 6′ 170 North Pitt 25 Eric Fox F 6’8 …Read the Rest…

NCCA/Chick-fil-a FREE Kids’ Football and Basketball Clinics at Grimsley High School:Basketball on Monday and Football Clinic on Tuesday of next week

Posted by Press Release on July 14, 2017 at 3:40 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

In conjunction with the presenting sponsorship of Greensboro-area Chick-fil-a, the North Carolina Coaches Association’ s East/West All-Star Games presents the 3rd annual Basketball Kids’ Clinic and the 4th annual Football Kids’ Clinic. *****The basketball clinic will be held Monday July 17th from 3-5pm in the Grimsley High School Gymnasium.***** *****The football clinic is scheduled for …Read the Rest…

NCCA/Chick-fil-a FREE Kids’ Football and Basketball Clinics:Everything is FREE and you get a LOT!!!!!

Posted by Press Release on July 9, 2017 at 11:20 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

*****In conjunction with the presenting sponsorship of Greensboro-area Chick-fil-a, the North Carolina Coaches Association’ s East/West All-Star Games presents the 3rd annual Basketball Kids’ Clinic and the 4th annual Football Kids’ Clinic.***** The basketball clinic will be held Monday July 17th from 3-5pm in the Grimsley High School Gymnasium. The football clinic is scheduled for …Read the Rest…


Former Grimsley HS Basketball Player has passed away:Gone way too soon

Posted by Andy Durham on June 30, 2017 at 1:49 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Former Grimsley basketball player Mark Nadler, has died….Gone way too soon, at just age 25…. Mark was on Whirlie boys basketball teams coached by Darren Corbett….We found Mark Nadler on the 2009-2010 and the 2008-2009 teams at Grimsley and Mark wore the #1 and he was a guard for the Whirlies and Coach Corbett… The …Read the Rest…

Guilford County Update:Football Coaching Vacancies all filled/Two basketball coaching positions remain open

Posted by Andy Durham on June 27, 2017 at 5:18 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

All the football jobs that have become open in Guilford County have been filled, but there are still two basketball positions, that remain wide open as head toward July…. Football Fillings: Northwest Guilford High School–New coach Kevin Wallace Page High School–New coach Jared Rolfes Southeast Guilford High School–New coach Kennedy Tinsley Southern Guilford High School–New …Read the Rest…

John Newman(Greensboro Day School) will play college basketball for the Clemson Tigers

Posted by Andy Durham on June 23, 2017 at 9:26 pm under College, High School | 2 Comments to Read

from Greensboro Day School head basketball coach Freddy Johnson on twitter: Greensboro Day’s John Newman will play basketball at Clemson GREENSBORO — Greensboro Day’s John Newman will play college basketball in the ACC. The rising senior committed to Clemson….. more details available at www.greensboro.com….. from Joe Sirera on Newman’s commitment at the News and Record, …Read the Rest…

High School Basketball Jamboree at Smith Today/Friday:All Day Long

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Just happened to run across this on Twitter this afternoon: Ben L. Smith Men’s Basketball Jamboree today at Smith. ALL DAY LONG. Come out and support. Winston-Salem Carver, Southeast Raleigh, Smith, Morehead, McMichael, High Point Central, Grimsley, Page. +++++Powerade State Games High School Boys Basketball also going on Today/Friday just down the street, at the …Read the Rest…

Powerade State Games High School Basketball Tournament Begins Friday at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center

Posted by Press Release on June 21, 2017 at 7:28 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

High School Basketball Tournament Begins Friday at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center WHAT: Powerade State Games High School Basketball Tournament WHO: Boys Teams: 71st, Ardrey Kell, Durham School of the Arts, Garner, Greensboro Day, Hickory, Lee County, Millbrook, Northern Guilford, Northwest Guilford, Overhills, Pamlico County, Panther Creek, Pine Lake Prep, Ravenscroft, Richmond County, Southern …Read the Rest…

Damien Price(Dudley HS/UNC) is the new boys head basketball coach at Morehead High School

Posted by Andy Durham on June 20, 2017 at 5:36 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Damien Price(Dudley High School/UNC) is the new head boys basketball coach at Morehead High School Back in the day, Damien was a chubby little fellow following around his dad David Price, as he coached the Dudley Panthers to a 4-A State Championship in 1996 and then on to two 3-A State Titles in 2005 and …Read the Rest…


Northwest Guilford Summer Basketball Jam going on TODAY at Northwest Guilford HS

Posted by Andy Durham on June 16, 2017 at 10:40 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Northwest Guilford 2017 Summer Basketball Jam Schedule for June 17 Northwest 2017 Summer Jam Schedule Saturday, June 17, 2017 Time New Gym (Varsity) Old Gym (JV) 9:00- 9:50 Wheatmore vs. GDS Wheatmore vs. NWG 9:55- 10:45 Hough vs. NWG Hough vs. Northern 10:55- 11:40 Northern vs. NEG NEG vs. Wheatmore 11:45- 12:35 Wheatmore vs. Hough …Read the Rest…

Ed Johnson(Smith HS) to become new girls basketball coach at Page High School

Posted by Andy Durham on June 7, 2017 at 7:18 pm under High School | 9 Comments to Read

Ed Johnson is leaving Ben L. Smith High School to become the new girls basketball coach at Page High School, replacing the Pirates’ former head coach, Debbie Jones….There had been talk going around for the last couple of weeks about who the new coach at Page would be and now we are hearing the confirmation …Read the Rest…

Langleys Leaving Southwest Guilford:Brothers Kobe and Keyshaun to join the Wesleyan Trojans

Posted by Andy Durham on June 5, 2017 at 4:37 pm under High School | 18 Comments to Read

They have already committed to Virginia Tech for college basketball and now they have de-committed at Southwest Guilford High School and have joined forces and committed to extend their services to Coach Keith Gatlin, and the Wesleyan Christian Academy Trojans…. Kobe and Keyshaun are gone….. The Langley Brothers are leaving ‘The Ranch’….. Not sure if …Read the Rest…

The 2017 Lil’ Nighthawk Boys’ Basketball Camp with Coach Bill Chambers at Northern Guilford High School

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2017 Lil’ Nighthawk Boys’ Basketball Camp at Northern Guilford HS Mon. June 26 8:30am-1:00pm Tues. June 27 8:30am- 1:00pm Wed. June 28 8:30am-1:00pm Boys Ages 7-13 years old *****Cost $75.00 per Camper***** Daily Contest Events: Hot Shot Contest Camp Passing Contest Free Throw Contest Team Competitions Additional Activities: The camp sessions will include the following …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Day School coach Freddy Johnson named National Coach of the Year

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from Ball Is Life.com/CLICK HERE: The national coach of the year is Freddie Johnson of Greensboro Day (Greensboro, N.C.). He led his club to the NCISAA Class 3A Title and to a big win over IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) at Dick’s Nationals. Greensboro Day participated at Dick’s Nationals for the second time in three seasons …Read the Rest…

Eastern Guilford High School Announces New Head Women’s Basketball Coach- Shamiah Harvey

Posted by Press Release on May 26, 2017 at 1:45 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

Eastern Guilford High School announces Friday, May 26, 2017 that the new head women’s basketball coach of the Wildcats will be Ms. Shamiah Harvey. Coach Harvey is currently on the teaching staff at Eastern Guilford High School and enters her first season as a varsity head coach for the Women’s basketball program for Eastern Guilford …Read the Rest…


Northwest Guilford 2017 Summer Basketball Jam Schedule for June 16 and 17

Posted by Andy Durham on May 24, 2017 at 1:08 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Northwest 2017 Summer Jam Schedule Friday June 16, 2017 Time New Gym (Varsity) Old Gym (JV) 9:00- 9:50 Millbrook vs. GDS Trinity vs. NWG 9:55- 10:45 Trinity vs. NWG Western vs. Hough 10:55- 11:40 Western vs. Hough Millbrook vs. Trinity 11:45- 12:35 Millbrook vs. Trinity Hough vs. GDS 12:40- 1:30 NWG vs. Hough Millbrook vs. …Read the Rest…

Josh Level Basketball Classic coming up this Saturday night at Dudley High School

Posted by Press Release on May 15, 2017 at 11:09 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Josh Level Basketball Classic The game will be played at Dudley High School, this coming Saturday, May 20th at 7pm. Doors Open at 6pm and game starts at 7pm… Admission $10.00 Adults/$5.00 Kids/Children 8 and under FREE….. Get out there and support the Level Family…Joseph Level had raised his children to help and respect their …Read the Rest…

We have lost another one of our coaches Way Too Soon:Fernando Cole, once part of the heart and soul of local basketball has passed away

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:29 pm under High School | 5 Comments to Read

Details still coming in and we are still looking for more, but we have lost former local high school basketball coach, Fernando Cole….Coach Cole was part of the ‘heart and soul’ of the local coaching fabric for many years…. Not a real big man, but a man with a big heart and he loved helping …Read the Rest…