Posted by Andy Durham on September 5, 2011 at 7:19 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

from Katie Dannemiller at


First Time In Greensboro Grasshopper History…..playoffs at NewBridge
Bank Park

(GREENSBORO) The Greensboro Grasshoppers clinched a spot in the South
Atlantic League Divisional Championship Series by beating the Kannapolis
Intimidators today. The Hoppers took the lead early in the game,
leading 5 to 1 after five innings. The Intimidators came back to make
it interesting and sending the game into extra innings. The Hoppers
rallied for 3 runs in the tenth and held on to become the Northern
Division 2nd Half Champions!

The Greensboro Grasshoppers will host the first game of a three game
series vs. the Hickory Crawdads. Game one of the playoff excitement
will be on WEDNESDAY, September 7th at NewBridge Bank Park. The first
pitch is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.

Tickets will be available via web site sales,,
beginning at 7:30 p.m. this evening. Phone sales and Box Office sales
will begin TUESDAY morning at 9:00 a.m.

Ticket prices are $9.00 for premium seats, $8.00 for box seats, $7.00
for reserved seats and $6.00 for lawn tickets/grandstand bar tickets.

  • catherine said,

    So excited for the playoffs. Followed the weekend series against Kannapolis and was anxious and excited all at the same time. Looking forward to the series with Hickory coming up. We will be listening in from Colorado to each game.

    GO HOPPERS!!!!