Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers can’t hold early lead for Braley

Posted by Guest Columnist on May 23, 2018 at 7:28 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Hoppers can’t hold early lead for Braley from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com The Hoppers had a little offense early but Kannapolis had a little bit more late. The result was a 3–2 win for the Intimidators on a hot Wednesday afternoon at First National Bank Field. When Micah Brown swatted …Read the Rest…

The N.C. A&T Aggies have found their spot in the NCAA Tournament’s “On-Deck Circle”

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A&T baseball wins the 2018 MEAC tournament to join football, women’s basketball, bowling, men’s and women’s indoor track and field and men’s outdoor track field as MEAC champions. **********The last time the Aggies were in the NCAA Baseball Regionals they opened against Clemson. Clemson’s second baseman that day was named Ben Hall. Yes, that same …Read the Rest…


ACC Baseball Tournament continues today at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park/Greensboro Grasshoppers home today at 12 Noon vs. the Kannapolis Intimidators(Finals from early games)/UNCG loses to WCU at SoCon Tourney/#1 North Carolina upset by Pitt, 5-4 at ACC Tourney

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Finals: Pitt 5, North Carolina 4 Louisville 10, Wake Forest 2 Clemson 21, Notre Dame 4 ACC Baseball Tournament Today: #9 Wake Forest vs. #9 Louisville 11am #2 Clemson vs. #11 Notre Dame 3pm #1 North Carolina vs. #12 Pitt 12 Noon at First National Bank Field, in Downtown Greensboro: Final:Kannapolis Intimidators 3, Greensboro Grasshoppers …Read the Rest…

Carolina Acceleration High School Baseball Tonight(5/22/18) with NCHSAA Playoffs continuing and Caldwell Academy looking to comeback and finish their game(CA Eagles looking to fight back in the 3rd, down 2-0/CA Eagles fall, 7-5 is the FINAL)/Other Finals

Posted by Andy Durham on May 22, 2018 at 11:06 am under High School | Be the First to Comment

Final:Faith Christian 7, Caldwell Academy 5 *****NCISAA 2-A Baseball Championship Game completion is set for Today:***** #5 Caldwell Academy(16-5) vs. #2 Rocky Mount-Faith Christian(19-7) 2:00pm at Faith Christian School in Rocky Mount -play will resume in the top of the 3rd inning, 2 outs, with Faith Christian leading, 2-0…The game started out at North Raleigh …Read the Rest…

RB C.J. Freeman(Northern Guilford HS) leaving South Carolina Gamecocks for Iowa Western Community College

Posted by Andy Durham on May 23, 2018 at 11:41 pm under College, High School | Be the First to Comment

Good Luck to Caleb/C.J. Freeman, the former Northern Guilford High School running back, who has been at the University of South Carolina the past two seasons, and now C.J. is headed to the state of Iowa……. C.J. Freeman from Twitter: Glad to say I will be attending Iowa Western Community College in the fall and …Read the Rest…


High Point Baseball Downs Radford, 6-3, Behind Gottfried’s Gem at the Big South Baseball Championship

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High Point Downs Radford, 6-3, Behind Gottfried’s Gem Courtesy of Kevin Burke, HPU SID • High Point tied a Div. I program record with its 33rd win of the year, and fifth straight, in a 6-3 triumph over No. 6 Radford. • Junior Andrew Gottfired was superb on the hill, setting a new career high …Read the Rest…

Caldwell Academy Spring Athletic Honors/Highlights

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**The student/athletes from Caldwell Academy had a very successful SPRING SPORTS SEASON.** ***We are a member of TAC ( Triad Athletic Conference ) & NCISAA 2A.*** *****The following are highlights for a number of SPORTS.***** (Courtesy of Bob Black, Caldwell Academy Sports Booster.) MEN’S TENNIS —- Won regular season championship & conference tournament. Finished with …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field Continues Postseason at NCAA East Preliminaries:Bre’anna Warren(Western Guilford HS) will be competing in the Discus

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Elon Track and Field Continues Postseason at NCAA East Preliminaries ELON, N.C. – Three members of the Elon University women’s track and field team continue their season this week at the 2018 NCAA East Preliminaries at the University of South Florida on May 24-26. The Phoenix trio of Coralea Geraniotis, Bryanna Hames and Bre’anna Warren …Read the Rest…

Second-Seeded Elon to Open CAA Baseball Tournament on Thursday

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Second-Seeded Elon to Open CAA Tournament on Thursday *****Game Notes***** ELON, N.C. – After earning its highest ever finish in the Colonial Athletic Association, the second-seeded Elon University baseball team will open CAA Tournament play against either third-seeded College of Charleston or sixth-seeded Hofstra on Thursday, May 24, at 3 p.m. The tournament will be …Read the Rest…

39th Annual Wrangler McDonald’s Memorial Day Soccer Tournament coming up this weekend at Bryan Park and surrounding sites in our area

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39th Annual Wrangler McDonald’s Memorial Day Tournament Hosted by NC Fusion Greensboro United NC Fusion Greensboro United (Formerly Greensboro United Soccer Association) will be hosting the 39th annual Wrangler McDonald’s Memorial Day Soccer Tournament May 26th-27th. This year’s event will host 256 teams from 57 youth soccer clubs. North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia, …Read the Rest…

Ogren, Brnovich Headline Elon’s CAA Baseball Award Winners

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Ogren, Brnovich Headline Elon’s CAA Award Winners RICHMOND, Va. – In an announcement made by the Colonial Athletic Association office on Tuesday, May 22, a total of eight Elon University baseball players were recognized with postseason honors. Leading the way were first team All-CAA selections Ryne Ogren (shortstop) and Kyle Brnovich (starting pitcher). The duo …Read the Rest…


High Point Men’s Basketball to Play in 2018 Bimini Jam

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High Point to Play in 2018 Bimini Jam HIGH POINT, N.C.—The High Point University men’s basketball team will participate in the 2018 Bimini Jam Nov. 16-19 at Gateway Christian Academy in Bimini, Bahamas. The Panthers will compete in the inaugural Bimini Jam along with Air Force, South Dakota and UMBC. The tournament has a round …Read the Rest…

The 2018 Triad High School Lacrosse Senior All Star Game will be played May 30 at Grimsley High School

Posted by Press Release on May 22, 2018 at 3:03 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

2018 Triad High School Lacrosse Senior All Star Game—May 30, 2018 The 2018 Triad High School Lacrosse Senior All Star Game will be played Wednesday May 30, 2018, at Grimsley High School Jamison Stadium, on Campus Drive in Greensboro. The public is invited to attend. The Girls All Star Game will start at 6 pm. …Read the Rest…

High Point University Survives and Advances in 11 Innings over Charleston Southern University in Big South Baseball Tournament at Lynchburg, Va.

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HPU Survives and Advances in 11 Innings Over CSU • Senior Jordan Sergent tied the game with a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth and Senior Carson Jackson provided the walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 11th inning. • After not recording a walk-off triumph in more than two years, …Read the Rest…

ACC Baseball Tournament gets underway at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park:We have Finals from Day One

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Finals: Pitt 2, Georgia Tech 1 Florida State 3, Virginia 2…11 Innings Miami 6, Notre Dame 2 Today/Tuesday ACC Baseball Tournament at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park: 11am #8 Georgia Tech vs. #12 Pittsburgh 3pm #6 Florida State vs. #10 Virginia 7pm #7 Miami vs. #11 Notre Dame

Over 600 Entries for High Point Baseball “Name Your Team” Contest

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OVER 600 ENTRIES TO DATE FOR “NAME YOUR TEAM” CONTEST HIGH POINT BASEBALL TO ANNOUNCE TOP NINE NAMES AT JUNE 7TH EVENT High Point, NC – To date over 600 entries representing upwards of 1,000 names have been suggested for the name of the new High Point Baseball team that will commence play in the …Read the Rest…

Fred Barakat Sports Dinner presented by Wyndham Championship Raises $30,000 for Matt Brown Learn-to-Swim Endowment

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FRED BARAKAT SPORTS DINNER PRESENTED BY WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP RAISES $30,000 FOR MATT BROWN LEARN-TO-SWIM ENDOWMENT GREENSBORO, N.C. – Nearly 600 sports enthusiasts attended the April 11 Fred Barakat Sports Dinner presented by the Wyndham Championship to hear best-selling author John Feinstein tell stories about PGA TOUR golf and college basketball. Those who attended heard some …Read the Rest…


Austin Zente(Southwest Guilford HS) Named Player of the Year, Six from HPU Earn All-Big South:D.J. Artis(Southeast Guilford HS) First Team All-Big South

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Austin Zente(Southwest Guilford High School) Named Player of the Year, Six Earn All-Big South HIGH POINT, N.C. – After a record-setting regular season within the Big South Conference, a program-best six members of the High Point University baseball team were named to the All-Big South first and second teams, headlined by senior Austen Zente, who …Read the Rest…

Western Guilford baseball coach Matthew Wood named Piedmont Triad 3-A Coach of the Year/Other PTA 3-A honors

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The feeling is that of happiness in the Western Guilford baseball camp today: **********Huge congratulations to our very own Coach Matthew Wood on being named the Conference Coach of the Year(Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference Baseball)! Incredible and well deserved honor! Congrats Coach!********** Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference Baseball: Tom Grose Southwest Guilford PLAYER OF THE YEAR …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Santos finds swing, powers Hoppers

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Santos finds swing, powers Hoppers from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com Jhonny Santos could have lost his confidence early in the season but he’s brimming with it now. The outfielder slugged two home runs Monday night as the Hoppers shook off a 90-minute rain delay and beat Kannapolis 5–3. “Spring training this …Read the Rest…