The Greensboro Sportsplex to House the Homeless beginning on Friday:Offering Shelter during the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Storm

Posted by Andy Durham on March 26, 2020 at 12:20 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

The Greensboro Sportsplex, a city of Greensboro Parks and Recreation Center, will offer shelter during the war on the Coronavirus…The Sportsplex will provide housing in the time of the COVID-19 storm, and each bed that is set up for the homeless will be set up six feet apart, so that the the homeless housing system …Read the Rest…

Update on Hours at Carolina Acceleration and Greensboro Batting Center

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For more details on Carolina Acceleration, go to www.carolinaacceleration.com and check in with Carmine Pagano….336-299-6266 ANNOUNCEMENT FROM GBC OWNER ALAN ASHKINAZY Hello Everyone!! This is Alan Ashkinazy owner of The Greensboro Batting Center. I understand the fear and uncertainty that is going on in our country right now and I’ve been contemplating what to do …Read the Rest…


David Glenn located/found Tonight on PrimeTime in the ACC, with Dave Nathan

Posted by Andy Durham on March 25, 2020 at 9:42 pm under Amateur, College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

The David Glenn Show, from Noon till 3pm on the North Carolina Sports Network is gone, but David Glenn was found tonight/Wednesday March 25, on the PrimeTime in the ACC radio show, hosted by Dave Nathan…. The show with Dave Nathan, and tonight, his guest was David Glenn, runs on Wednesday nights from 7-8pm, and …Read the Rest…

Hometown Sports News – Local Pair Completes Track & Field Season at Guilford College:Jeremiah Hedrick(Southern Guilford HS) and Julia Taylor(Page HS)

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HEDRICK, TAYLOR COMPLETE INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD SEASON AT GUILFORD COLLEGE GREENSBORO, N.C. – Senior Jeremiah Hedrick (Sedalia, N.C./Southern Guilford High School) and freshman Julia Taylor (Greensboro, N.C./Page High School) recently completed their seasons with the Guilford men’s and women’s track and field teams. Hedrick, who specialized in sprints and jumps, competed in three indoor …Read the Rest…

Greensboro/Guilford County Stay-at-Home Order goes into effect this Friday at 5pm:Please Pay Close Attention

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from www.myfox8.com: GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – Guilford County Commissioners issued a “stay at home” order on Wednesday afternoon. Anyone who lives in Guilford County must stay in their homes except to leave to provide or receive essential services. The order goes into effect on Friday at 5 p.m. and remains in effect until April 16. …Read the Rest…


Sports Movies to be watching Over-and-Over Again, while the Coronavirus/COVID-19 takes over our Regular Daily Rountines:Hoosiers, Hoosiers, Hoosiers!!!(NCAA topper, Lorenzo Charles or Christian Laettner?)

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:52 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

The TV networks have been giving us the sports Rewind games over the past couple of weeks, with NCAA basketball, NASCAR, hockey, golf, and other sports contests that were played several years/seasons ago, and they are trying to give us the “best games of all time”… The N.C. State-Houston men’s NCAA Basketball Championship Game from …Read the Rest…

Six From MEAC Named BoxToRow All-Americans; NC A&T’s Willie Jones Coach of the Year/Kameron Langley(Southwest Guilford HS) named to the First Team

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2020 at 11:29 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

**********Killa Kam has done it again…Kameron Langley(N.C. A&T State University/Southwest Guilford High School) has been named to Box-to-Row All-American team, and Kam Langley is representing the Aggies, on the First Team All-American squad….Killa Kam Langley, All-American, that’s got a nice ring to it…Langley was a record-setter for assists at A&T this season, and he broke …Read the Rest…

Governor of Virginia calls for ALL Schools K-12 CLOSED for the rest of the School Year:BUT, While most Colleges and Universities are sending students home, One College in Virginia is calling for its students to Return to Campus

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Jerry Falwell Jr. the President of Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia is telling his students that they can return to campus, and work from their dorm rooms, and that all is good on Liberty Mountain, and the Coronavirus/COVID-19 sickness is not serious enough to close down his college and create a total Shutdown…. from the …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Barthelmes Named CAA Institutional Scholar-Athlete

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RICHMOND, Va. – Senior Skylar Barthelmes of the Elon University women’s track and field team has been recognized by the Colonial Athletic Association as the Institutional Female Scholar-Athlete award winner for the Phoenix as announced by the league office on Tuesday, March 24. A native of Dartmouth, Mass., Barthelmes has posted a 3.65 grade-point-average as …Read the Rest…

Hard to Pay Attention/Attintion to Gold Today/Monday:Choppy early, but showed signs of Improvement as the program rolled on

Posted by Andy Durham on March 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm under Amateur, College, Professional | Read the First Comment

Was hard to pay A-Tin-tion to Gold early on today….Tin as in Gold, as the Adam Gold Show was all chopped up early on..It was as if the network couldn’t get it right and was unable get the Adam Gold Show connected… (You had Tin instead of Gold today/Monday afternoon.) Commercial after commercial, until they …Read the Rest…

Elon MBB’s Sheffield Named to NABC Second Team All-District 10

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RICHMOND, VA. – Elon University men’s basketball senior guard Marcus Sheffield has been named to the All-District 10 second team the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced on Monday, March 23. Sheffield earned the honor after leading the Phoenix to the semifinals round of the CAA Tournament for the first time in program history. …Read the Rest…


Avery Booker Named Head Baseball Coach at Greensboro College

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Avery Booker Named Head Baseball Coach from Wes Gullett, Greensboro College Sports Information Director GREENSBORO, N.C. – Avery Booker has been named Greensboro College’s head baseball coach, Acting Director of Athletics Dr. Robin Daniel announced Monday. Booker takes over the program’s top spot after serving as the program’s interim head coach this past season. Booker’s …Read the Rest…

Eric Ebron(Smith HS) signs new deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers:Going from Ben L. Smith to UNC, then on to Detroit Lions, next up Indianapolis Colts and now Ebron is in Steel Town!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on March 20, 2020 at 10:46 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Twitter: Pittsburgh Steelers signing TE Eric Ebron to a two-year deal worth $12M. (via @rapsheet)… Eric Ebron responding on Twitter: Eric Ebron @Ebron85 Thank you Father, for allowing me another two years to do what I love. Eric Ebron going from Ben L. Smith High School to North Carolina, then on to the Detroit …Read the Rest…

David Glenn Show is Gone:The Triad and Triangle have struck GOLD/Adam Gold!!!

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The David Glenn Show is gone, and no longer just missing from local Sports Talk Radio, but the entire David Glenn Show statewide sports platform has been torn down, and David Glenn has been replaced on the North Carolina Sports Network…. David Glenn is gone, and now the Triad and the Triangle will be getting …Read the Rest…

Old Dominion Athletic Conference Cancels 2020 Spring Seasons and Championships

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Courtesy of Dave Walters, Guilford College Sports Information Director, and we appreciate Dave sending this important info over to GreensboroSports.com….Coming in from one of my favorite spots on the planet, and that would be the great location of Forest, Virginia….Right there on 221 East, headed to Roanoke, Virginia and there lies Forest Virginia, home of …Read the Rest…

Follow-Up on the Greensboro Redskins:Talking with Chuck Mardis, these days an assistant football coach at Page HS, back in 1974, a DB for the G ‘Skins!!!

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Ten Questions Chuck Mardis, now as assistant football coach for the Page Pirates, former assistant coach at Eastern Guilford High School, and former Greensboro Redskins football player(defensive back)…Chuck Mardis, DB for the G ‘Skins, back in 1974….. **********Questions for Coach Mardis:********** 1) What do you remember most about your experience with the Greensboro Redskins team? …Read the Rest…

Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) with N.C. State Women’s Basketball, named Associated Press Third Team All-American

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Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford High School) Gains AP Third Team All-American Status Wolfpack center becomes first player in program history selected to one of the three AP All-American teams (With two years left/remaining in her N.C. State women’s basketball career, the National Player of the Year Award, is not out of the realm of possibility, for …Read the Rest…


Guilford College Quakers Basketball News:Throwback Thursday-Guilford Wins 1973 NAIA National Men’s Basketball Tournament

Posted by Press Release on March 19, 2020 at 11:16 pm under College | Read the First Comment

Throwback Thursday – Guilford Wins 1973 NAIA National Men’s Basketball Tournament from www.guilfordquakers.com: Great photo of the 1973 Guilford College Men’s basketball team, when you Click On above…. Story By Bill Sharp, a member of the Kansas City Star’s Sports Staff KANSAS CITY, Mo. (3/17/73) – The Guilford College Quakers of Greensboro, N.C. became the …Read the Rest…

Julius Burch(Southern Guilford High School) finding his Edge and Shooting for the Stars at Guilford College

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Shooting for the Stars from guilfordedu.com: As a Greensboro native and academic and basketball all star, Julius Burch ’23 had his pick of North Carolina’s more than 80 higher-education institutions. Small class sizes, engaged and supportive coaching staff, and fantastic financial aid made Guilford the perfect fit for him. “I decided to attend Guilford College …Read the Rest…

Big South Cancels All Spring Athletic Activities for Remainder of 2019-20 Season

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Big South Conference announced Wednesday (March 18) that it is canceling all regular-season competition, conference championships, and athletics activities that are required or that include coach involvement, through the remainder of the 2019-20 season due to the ongoing concerns surrounding the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The decision was made by …Read the Rest…