Mehki Wall(Dudley HS) receives an offer from N.C. State/Milan Summers(Dudley HS) has an offer from Brevard/Raven Preston(Southeast Guilford HS) with an offer from Bethune-Cookman

Posted by Andy Durham on May 29, 2020 at 12:18 am under High School, Photos | Be the First to Comment

We will line ’em up and look at some of the offers we have seen going out today/this week on Twitter…. Mehki Wall, WR and return man from James B. Dudley High School, with a football offer to N.C. State….Wall, a rising junior at Dudley HS…Wall, one of the fastest high school kids in this …Read the Rest…

Former Atlanta Braves catcher Biff Pocoroba gone at age 66:He had one heck of a name and fans just loved to say, “Biff Pocoroba”(RIP)

Posted by Andy Durham on May 28, 2020 at 12:29 am under Photos, Professional | Read the First Comment

from the Atlanta Journal and Constitution at www.ajc.com and CLICK HERE to see and read more from the AJC…. Longtime Braves catcher Biff Pocoroba has died, the Atlanta Braves confirmed Wednesday. Pocoroba was 66. Pocoroba spent his entire 10-year career with the club from 1975-84. He earned All-Star honors in 1978. “Very sad to hear …Read the Rest…


Luke Jenkins(Grimsley HS) declares he’s UNCG-bound for Baseball

Posted by Andy Durham on May 27, 2020 at 9:33 pm under College, High School, Photos | Be the First to Comment

Rising senior baseball and basketball player Luke Jenkins, from Grimsley High School, has declared his intentions for college, and Luke Jenkins is college-bound for Baseball, at UNCG… Luke Jenkins will be a UNCG Spartan and here is his announcement today from Twitter….Luke Jenkins, OF, SS, 2B for the Grimsley Whirlies and his best position might …Read the Rest…

Ace Speedway draws right at 4,000 fans on Saturday Night with very few Masks and very little Social Distancing

Posted by Andy Durham on May 24, 2020 at 12:32 am under Photos, Professional | Be the First to Comment

They let the fans in on Saturday night at Ace Speedway, in Alamance County, and the group assembled to watch the auto racing was the biggest crowd that they have had at the racetrack in years… Right at 4,000 fans is what we are seeing from the newspaper and TV reports, and from the photos …Read the Rest…

Travis Shaw(Grimsley HS) receives offer to play in the 2022 Army All-American Bowl

Posted by Andy Durham on May 21, 2020 at 9:58 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

The good news just keeps pouring in for the Grimsley Whirlies’ Class of 2022 defensive lineman Travis Shaw… Today/Thursday Travis Shaw received an offer to play in the 2022 Army All-American Bowl…The game is usually played in early January, down in Texas…. Shaw is a rising junior, just finishing up his sophomore year of high …Read the Rest…


Updates on Guilford County Football Players with New College Offers this week:Add Johncarlos Miller II(Dudley HS) to the list

Posted by Andy Durham on May 20, 2020 at 10:09 am under College, High School, Photos, Video | Comments are off for this article

New college offers this week for Caleb Curtain, formerly with Southwest Guilford High School and now with the Grimsley Whirlies, and for Xavier Simmons, linebacker from Northwest Guilford High School… Caleb Curtain with an offer from VMI/Virginia Military Institute….Curtain is a wide receiver and a member of the Class of 2021 at Grimsley High School… …Read the Rest…

Thalia Carter(Northwest Guilford HS) to attend and play basketball for Young Harris College Mountain Lions this Fall

Posted by Andy Durham on May 18, 2020 at 9:45 pm under College, High School, Photos | Read the First Comment

Thalia Carter, from the girls basketball team at Northwest Guilford High School, is on her way to Young Harris College in Young Harris, Georgia, where she will play college basketball this Fall… Thalia Carter, an outstanding point guard, and part of the 2019-2020 NWG Vikings’ senior class that included Reagan Kargo(headed to Limestone College for …Read the Rest…

Congratulations to Harrison Kiser(Page HS), as he has completed his work at Guilford College:”Kiser the Kicker” now a Guilford College Grad

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:12 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Congratulations to Harrison Kiser, from Page High School, as his work is done at Guilford College and he has his diploma, and the former Page Pirates kicker has got the job done… “Kiser the Kicker” was the Guilford College Quakers’ kicker for extra points, their punter and at times their kickoff man….Kiser wore many hats …Read the Rest…

Jeremy Level(Page HS) graduates from Appalachian State University

Posted by Andy Durham on May 17, 2020 at 1:12 am under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Great news as Jeremy Level is now a proud graduate of Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C. Jeremy Level played high school football at Page High School, where he was a defensive back and he carried his football skills with him to Appalachian, and he played college football for the Mountaineers… Always good to see …Read the Rest…

Minor League Baseball Team(Kannapolis Cannon Ballers) Opens their Concession Stand for Lunch and Early-Evening Takeout

Posted by Andy Durham on May 14, 2020 at 12:13 pm under Photos, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Take Me Out to the Ball Game, how about Take-Out from the ballpark??? Yes, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Chicken Tenders, Fries and Nachos, and there you go, “Get It To Go”… Take-Out Ballpark Food now is available from Noon till 7pm, at the new Kannapolis Cannon Ballers stadium and you can go right up to the …Read the Rest…

Proud of “The Gat Man”, he stuck to the Plan and got the Job Done:Simeon Gatling(Dudley HS) a graduate of Morgan State University

Posted by Andy Durham on May 8, 2020 at 1:29 pm under College, High School, Photos, Video | Comments are off for this article

He played football for the James B. Dudley High School Panthers….He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and he played football for the UNC Tar Heels… He left UNC for Iowa Western Community College, and then came back east to attend and graduate from Morgan State University… He played football at Dudley, …Read the Rest…


Northern Guilford HS Baseball Seniors headed to College to continue their Baseball Careers:Hank Dodson to Dixie State University and CJ Thousand to West Virginia Tech

Posted by Andy Durham on May 7, 2020 at 9:06 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

**********Hank Dodson, from Northern Guilford High School named a Presidential Scholar, and will attend Dixie State University where he will also play baseball….********** Congratulations to Hank Dodson for being named a Presidential Scholar to attend Dixie State University where he will also play baseball. We are so proud of your hard work and accomplishments. @hank_dodson17 …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Sports Council Distributes $100,000 to 2019 HAECO Invitational Schools

Posted by Press Release on May 6, 2020 at 3:37 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO SPORTS COUNCIL DISTRIBUTES $100,000 TO 2019 HAECO INVITATIONAL SCHOOLS GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Greensboro Sports Council donated $100,000, including a bonus related to the Coronavirus Pandemic, to the eight schools that participated in the 44th annual HAECO Invitational last December, the Council announced today. In addition, the Sports Council donated $10,500 in scholarships and …Read the Rest…

Greensboro’s Morgan Carson(Dudley HS) Is First Member of Inaugural Women’s Golf Team at Johnson and Wales University

Posted by Press Release on May 5, 2020 at 11:45 am under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

CHARLOTTE, NC—Johnson & Wales (NC) Head Women’s Golf Coach Chris Jones announces Morgan Carson as the first signee of the Wildcat Women’s Golf Program. Carson was a four-year member of the golf team at Dudley High School in Greensboro, NC under Head Coach Joshua Prince. The first-ever member of the Women’s Golf program at Dudley, …Read the Rest…

Caleb Carden(Western Guilford HS) Signs for college baseball with Barton College

Posted by Andy Durham on April 27, 2020 at 9:22 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Caleb Carden, from Western Guilford High School, signs to play college baseball for Barton College…. courtesy of Coach Matt Wood, head baseball coach for the Western Guilford Hornets: Congratulations to Caleb Carden on his signing to play baseball at Barton College!! Even though we could not assemble together because of Covid-19, we held a zoom …Read the Rest…

He was a Big Man and a Big Influence on Professional Wrestling:”Big Joe” Pedicino Gone at age 70(The “Round Mound of Sound”)

Posted by Andy Durham on April 21, 2020 at 1:02 am under Audio, Photos, Professional, Video | 2 Comments to Read

Joe Pedicino gone at age 70…Joe Pedicino and Boni Blackstone…Hard to think about one, without thinking about the other….She was a beautiful woman and Joe was a real BIG man…I bet you at one time, Joe was tipping the scales at 350 pounds-plus… (He was popularly known as the “round mound of sound”.) The big …Read the Rest…

Who has the Best Baseball Bats in Town??? So far Jerry Stafford is the runaway Winner!!!(Who has the Baseball Bat/Greensboro Bats?)

Posted by Andy Durham on April 17, 2020 at 10:21 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Photos, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

**********Who has the Best Baseball Bats in Town??? So far Jerry Stafford is the runaway Winner!!!(Who has the Baseball Bat/Greensboro Bats)********** We were talking about the old Al Kaline bats on here last week, and we also remember the Orlando Cepeda bats, the Tony Olivia bats, the Rod Carew bats, the big Lee May bats, …Read the Rest…


College Men’s Basketball Final: Roanoke 73, Guilford 66 (ODAC Quarterfinal):Tripp Greene(Greensboro Day School) leads Roanoke College over Quakers/Jaylen Gore(Northwest Guilford High School) with 13 points for Guilford College

Posted by Press Release on February 28, 2020 at 9:58 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. – Tripp Greene’s(Greensboro Day School) team-high 18 points helped fifth-seeded Roanoke College to a 73-66 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament quarterfinal win over fourth-seeded Guilford Friday afternoon. The first few minutes were back and forth before the Maroons hit five three-pointers for a 15-0 run (15:17-10:58) to leap out to a 19-7 …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball Final – Guilford 63, #2 Randolph-Macon 54:Quakers upset Top Team in the ODAC Conference/Guilford holds top RM Yellowjackets’ scorer Buzz Anthony to just 4 points

Posted by Press Release on February 22, 2020 at 11:41 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Jorden Davis scored a game-high 22 points in Guilford College’s 63-54 men’s basketball upset of second-ranked Randolph-Macon College Saturday. The Quakers (18-7, 10-6 ODAC) held the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)-leading Yellow Jackets (23-2, 15-1 ODAC) to 36 percent field-goal goal shooting to snap their 11-game winning streak. Randolph-Macon entered the game …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball Final: Guilford 93, Hampden-Sydney 68:Tyler Dearman(Southern Guilford HS) with 23 points/Julius Burch(Southern Guilford HS) with 9 rebounds for the Quakers

Posted by Press Release on February 16, 2020 at 12:16 am under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Redshirt-sophomore Jorden Davis’ game-high 24 points led Guilford College to a decisive 93-68 victory over Hampden-Sydney College Saturday afternoon in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action. The opening minutes of the contest saw two lead changes and a tie before the Quakers took the advantage at the 16:05 mark and never looked …Read the Rest…