Cortez Wilson(Page HS) signs with Catawba College for Men’s Lacrosse

Posted by Andy Durham on June 4, 2020 at 3:12 pm under College, High School | Be the First to Comment

Page High School senior, Cortez Wilson, signed yesterday with Catawba College, out of Salisbury, N.C. for men’s lacrosse… Cortez Wilson, with the Page HS graduating Class of 2020, also played football for Page and he was listed as one of top high school lacrosse players in Guilford County, for this past year’s abbreviated boys high …Read the Rest…

Brock Elder(Greensboro College/Vandalia Christian School) named the Head Golf Instructor at Forest Oaks Country Club

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We are pleased to welcome Forest Oak’s own Head Golf Instructor, Brock Elder. (Info coming in from the Forest Oaks Club on Facebook) He is a local from Greensboro, going to Vandalia Christian High School and graduating from Greensboro College in 2011. During college, he helped the Greensboro College Pride win 4 tournaments, including a …Read the Rest…


A 3,000-Year-Old Game: The History Of Lacrosse

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A 3,000-Year-Old Game: The History Of Lacrosse Lacrosse has its beginnings as far back as one thousand years BCE, emerging from a Native American game, and developing into the modern sport we all know. from Sarah Peterson The 3,000 Year History Behind The Sport Of Lacrosse Today, lacrosse is widely known across the USA and …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Receives FCS ADA Academic Progress Rate Award

Posted by Press Release on June 3, 2020 at 6:14 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University football team was a recipient of the Academic Progress Rate (APR) Award as presented by the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) on Wednesday, June 3, as the Phoenix was recognized for having the highest APR among CAA Football programs with a score 988 for the 2018-19 …Read the Rest…

Update from Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughn on City of Greensboro Nightly Curfew

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from the Mayor of Greensboro Nancy Vaughn on Facebook: I keep getting emails to “call off the National Guard”. We did not activate the National Guard. They are not here and have never been here. If they were here you would have seen them. You can’t miss them. The Governor offered cities throughout North Carolina, …Read the Rest…


Legendary Tennessee Volunteers and Pitt Panthers College Football Coach Johnny Majors gone at age 85

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from the Knox News/Knoxville News-Sentinel, in Knoxville, Tennessee:CLICK HERE to read more/read all… Johnny Majors, a legendary coach for the Tennessee football team and member of the College Football Hall of Fame, has died. He was 85. “It’s with a sad heart that we make this announcement,” Mary Lynn Majors, his wife of 61 years, …Read the Rest…

Elon Athletics: CAA Adopts “Extreme Flexibility Model” for Olympic Sports Scheduling in 2020-21

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RICHMOND, Va. – In response to the multitude of challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Colonial Athletic Association has adopted an innovative scheduling concept for Olympic team sports during the 2020-21 season. All CAA campuses are making plans to welcome students back this Fall to continue their academic pursuits, and each institution is also …Read the Rest…

From within the Local Sports Community:UNCG Student-Athlete Voices Are Loud And Proud

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from www.uncgspartans.com: UNCG Student-Athlete Voices Are Loud And Proud GREENSBORO, N.C. – With anger and despair hanging in the air like relentless and oppressive humidity, UNC Greensboro student-athletes Kaleb Hunter, Isaiah Miller, Rhianna Council, and Jordin Mosley were filled with hope and a sense of accomplishment after their inspiring involvement during peaceful protests throughout the …Read the Rest…

George Floyd was a one heck of a Basketball and Football Player back in his day, in Houston, Texas

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from Jerry Bembry with The Undefeated, by way of ESPN.com: Growing up in Houston’s Third Ward, Eddy Barlow found inspiration in George Floyd. As he watched Floyd make big plays as a two-sport athlete at Jack Yates High School on his way to earning a college hoops scholarship, Barlow realized there was an escape from …Read the Rest…

Je’Bria Fullwood(Girls Basketball) receives special recognition at Greensboro Day School:Citizenship Award and Lenwood Edwards Endowment Award Winner

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Special recognition for Je’Bria “Full Throttle” Fullwood, girls basketball player at the Greensboro Day School… Je’Bria only know one speed on the basketall court and that is “Full Throttle”…. Fullwood is part of the Class of 2021 at the Day School, and she should have a very good chance to receive a college scholarship for …Read the Rest…

More College Offers Today:Raven Preston(Southeast Guilford HS) from North Florida University and Kadyn Dawkins(Eastern Guilford HS) from Concord University

Posted by Andy Durham on June 2, 2020 at 10:08 pm under College, High School | Be the First to Comment

Raven Preston(Southeast Guilford High School), adding the North Florida University Ospreys to her offers from UNCG and Bethune-Cookman, and like we were saying here last week, you are just seeing the tip of the iceberg, when it comes to the offers that Raven Preston will be receiving…Just a matter of time, and the offers will …Read the Rest…


What’s Happening Today???:Blackout Tuesday

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This is the biggest stream I am seeing today on Twitter… Blackout Tuesday…. #BlackOutTuesday ? Retweet & let’s make it count. pic.twitter.com/v66SKL6zs0 — Hoop State Network (@TheHoopState) June 2, 2020

Three Ragsdale High School Athletes Sign For College:Mackenzie Allison to Belmont Abbey for Softball/Erica Edwards to Greensboro College for Softball/Raymond Brooks to Mars Hill for Soccer

Posted by Andy Durham on June 1, 2020 at 8:34 pm under College, High School, Photos | Be the First to Comment

All three of the Ragsdale High School Tigers had previously committed to attend the college of their choice, and today, they made that decision official, with the College Signing…. Mackenzie Allison, from Ragsdale High School, has signed to play college softball, at Belmont Abbey… Congratulations to Mackenzie Allison who signed with Belmont Abbey to continue …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Today we look to the Seniors from Grimsley HS(Home of the Whirlies)

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Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Today we have Grimsley High School(Home of the Whirlies)… The Grimsley Whirlies Senior Athletes page is being brought to us by Neese’s Country Sausage….Neese’s Country Sausage, a family tradition for over 100 years..Their “special recipe” was created by J.T. Neese in the early 1900’s….They use the whole hog, …Read the Rest…

City-Wide Curfew Begins Tonight at 8pm

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City of Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughn: “As a result of the escalating violence that has come to Greensboro over the weekend, I have declared a curfew for the city beginning tonight at 8 pm. I am concerned more about the possible loss of life and injuries for our residents. The curfew is necessary to protect …Read the Rest…

Former East Carolina, Auburn and Wyoming football coach Pat Dye gone at age 80

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Pat Dye, one of the top all-time football coaches at East Carolina University/ECU, has passed away…Coach Dye was 80 years old. Dye led the ECU Pirates’ football team from 1974-1979… Pat Dye coached at ECU, Wyoming and Auburn….Coach Dye’s record was 153-62-5, in 19 seasons overall. from www.espn.com: Former Auburn football coach and athletic director …Read the Rest…

Travis Shaw, the Big Defensive Lineman from Grimsley High School, receives college football offer from Clemson University

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Travis Shaw, Grimsley High School Class of 2022, has a received a college football offer from Clemson University… Shaw stands right at 6’5/320 and Travis is still just a growing boy… Big Trav has had his share college football offers already with Alabama, Auburn, Duke, Georgia, LSU, N.C. State, Ohio State, Oregon, UNC-Chapel Hill, and …Read the Rest…


Lawson Albright(Grimsley HS) selects Northwestern University:Whirlies’ Tight End taking his game to the Wildcats

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Tight End Lawson Albright, from Grimsley High School, part of the Whirlies’ Class of 2021, has committed to attend Northwestern University, in Evanston, Illinois and will be a member of the NU Wildcats football team in the Fall of 2021… In 2019 for the Grimsley Whirlies, Albright had 29 receptions for 475 yards and 10 …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Soccer News:Laudal Named Guilford Women’s Soccer Interim Head Coach

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Asia Laudal has been named the interim head women’s soccer coach, as announced by Interim Director of Athletics Dr. Sharon Beverly. The appointment marks the first head coaching position for Laudal. She replaces Stephanie Webb, who resigned the post to become the head women’s soccer coach at Earlham College. “I would like …Read the Rest…

Another College Basketball Offer for Raven Preston(Southeast Guilford HS) and this time from the Lafayette Leopards

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Over the past couple of weeks, we have been mentioning the college basketball offers for Raven Preston, from the Falcons of Southeast Guilford High School, and now this week she has another offer, this time coming in from the Lafayette University Leopards.. Raven Preston, Class of 2022 at SEG, is one of the top female …Read the Rest…