Who was your Top Coach of All-Time??? The best coach you ever had at Any Level?

Posted by Andy Durham on April 6, 2020 at 3:43 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Looking for your TOP All-Time Coach??? Who was the best coach you ever had? You may have a Top Three, and if so, go ahead and list them, but it would really be interesting to get you Top All-Time Coach, that you ever had…. Who would you rank as your best coach ever? If you …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship 2020 Dates Move One Week Later Due to PGA Championship Move

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 DATES MOVE ONE WEEK LATER DUE TO PGA CHAMPIONSHIP MOVE GREENSBORO, N.C. – The 2020 Wyndham Championship is now scheduled for Aug. 11-16, 2020, the PGA TOUR and the tournament announced today. The PGA of America postponed the PGA Championship, originally scheduled for May 14-17, due to the ongoing health crisis related …Read the Rest…


Saying Goodbye to a Greensboro Radio Legend:Dave Compton GONE from Greensboro’s WPET AM 950 and from Entercom Communications after 42 years/2 months/2 days(That’s quite a ride)

Posted by Andy Durham on April 5, 2020 at 9:44 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Dave Compton, GONE from WPET radio station AM 950 as of 11:20am last Thursday morning, as Entercom Communications made key radio job cuts in the wake of the Coronavirus/COVID-19… Dave Compton, GONE, and his radio voice silent in the Greensboro market after 42 years, 2 months and 2 days… Like we said up top in …Read the Rest…

We lost one of the NFL’s All-Time Greats Today:Tom Dempsey, the New Orleans Saints’ record-setting Kicker, GONE at age 73 due to Coronavirus/COVID-19

Posted by Andy Durham on at 9:01 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Back in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s, this was our guy…And I’m not talking about the Oakland Raiders’ punter Ray Guy, I am speaking about Tom Dempsey, the club-footed kicker, who kicked what was then, the longest field goal in National Football League history, back in 1970, when he nailed a 63-yard FG, as …Read the Rest…

Gas going for $1.55 per Gallon on the East Side of Town Today:Give me $10.00 on #10!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on April 3, 2020 at 3:41 pm under Amateur, Professional, Uncategorized | Be the First to Comment

That’s what I told them at the Shell Family Fare, on East Market Street today…Give me 10 on #10, and let the gas flowing begin… (Gas going for just $1.55 per gallon in East Greensboro.) Looks like maybe the best deal in town right now. Gas was going for $1.65 per gallon, just about a …Read the Rest…


Ten Questions for Bruce Mitchell(Pro Wrestling Torch) prior to WrestleMania 36 coming up this Saturday and Sunday

Posted by Andy Durham on April 2, 2020 at 4:08 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Ten Questions for Bruce Mitchell, from the Pro Wrestling Torch/PWTorch.com and a very good time to be catching up with Bruce, the long-time writer and reporter for the Torch, and now-retired Greensboro elementary school teacher, most recently at Archer Elementary School…Bruce Mitchell, a Durham, N.C. native and forever fan of Duke Blue Devils athletics and …Read the Rest…

Ten Questions for Curt Bloom, former UNCG Spartan/Current Play-by-Play man for Birmingham Barons baseball and he called Michael Jordan’s baseball games back in 1994

Posted by Andy Durham on April 1, 2020 at 9:19 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Curt Bloom, former UNCG Spartan on the call and let it roll again, from this week at ESPN/www.espn.com….. $$$$$$$$$$ He has made it very exciting tonight. With the Barons leading 5-1, Michael Jordan steps in for the fourth time … two of his three at-bats were near homers … he skied deep to left center …Read the Rest…

The Greatest WEAPON a Basketball Coach Can Possess…SHOTS FIRED!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:06 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

from the Pro Shot Shooting System Network…. One of the key things that they are talking about below, and I see a lot of people talking basketball on Twitter and at other sites, but for the years that I have been out there shooting my basketballs, the one thing that these people are saying that …Read the Rest…

Professional Baseball loses a ‘Powerhouse’:Jimmy Wynn(Houston Astros), “The Toy Cannon” gone at age 78

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:47 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Every kid who wanted to be a home run hitter, and who wanted to drive the “Long Ball”, wanted to be like Jimmy Wynn…He was not very tall, only stood about 5’9, but his forearms looked like they might be power saws, they way they used to cut into a fastball… Jimmy Wynn was sort …Read the Rest…

Ten Questions for Carter Williams(Northeast Guilford HS/North Carolina Central University) as he waits and wonders what will happen with the 2020 MLB Draft

Posted by Andy Durham on March 31, 2020 at 12:33 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Carter Williams(Northeast Guilford High School) has put up some impressive career numbers for the N.C. Central Eagles baseball team and he was hoping to be a part of the 2020 MLB Draft in June, if that happens in June… Carter Williams at North Carolina Central University baseball for 2020, outfielder playing in 9 games for …Read the Rest…

Very Sad News Today:Mekia Valentine(Greensboro Day School/Dudley HS) has passed away at age 32:Tall Basketball Player that played high school, college and pro basketball(Former Pizza Hut Tourney MVP)

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:46 am under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

**********We have lost a former high school basketball player from Greensboro, N.C. Mekia Valentine, gone at just age 32….********** She played high school basketball at the Greensboro Day School and at Dudley High School…At Dudley high school she worked the post with another tall Dudley Panther player, Sierra Little… Valentine and Little used to love …Read the Rest…


LA Chargers are the Odds-On Favorites to land former Carolina Panthers’ QB Cam Newton:If all falls into place, Next ‘Landing Spot’ for Cam Newton =’s Los Angeles Chargers

Posted by Press Release on March 30, 2020 at 4:16 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Updated Cam Newton Next Team Odds: Chargers Heavy Favorites to Land Former MVP Quarterback ***********The Los Angeles Chargers are the heavy favorites to sign former NFL MVP Cam Newton.*********** from Scott Miller at the Action Network/CLICK HERE. The Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots are also in the mix to land the former …Read the Rest…

“The Day the Cowhide Died”:For Carter Williams(Northeast Guilford HS) and the North Carolina Central Eagles it was Wednesday March 11, 2020

Posted by Andy Durham on at 1:03 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Carter Williams(Northeast Guilford High School) at North Carolina Central University baseball for 2020, outfielder playing in 9 games for N.C. Central and the NCCU Eagles were (6-11) overall, with senior Carter Williams in his nine games batting .316, with 7 RBI and 0 HR’s….Last game for N.C. Central was Wednesday March 11, and that was …Read the Rest…

The Greensboro Batting Center has CLOSED its doors/Carolina Acceleration is also CLOSED!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:52 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

ANNOUNCEMENT FROM GBC OWNER ALAN ASHKINAZY DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, THE GREENSBORO BATTING CENTER HAS TO CLOSE TEMPORARILY BEGINNING FRIDAY, MARCH 27th at 5:00PM. ACCORDING TO GUILFORD COUNTY THE “STAY AT HOME” ORDER WILL BE IN EFFECT UNTIL APRIL 16th. FOR UPDATES CALL GBC at 336-855-6637 or CHECK OUR WEB SITE greensborobatting.com For updates on …Read the Rest…

N.C. A&T’s Kameron Langley(Southwest Guilford High School) declares for NBA Draft

Posted by Press Release on March 28, 2020 at 11:57 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from HBCU GameDay/CLICK HERE…… **********Kameron Langley, the MEAC’s all-time assist leader, is entering the 2020 NBA draft.********** This time last year, Kameron Langley(Southwest Guilford High School) was an underrated point guard in the MEAC. Now the North Carolina A&T junior is testing the waters of the NBA Draft. from Twitter:Killa/theKameronLangley: Killa @thekamlangley Ephesians 6:10 “Be …Read the Rest…

Roman Reigns will not Wrestle at WrestleMania 36 due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 concerns:Now “Who’s Next” for Bill Goldberg???(Braun Strowman)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 26, 2020 at 11:58 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

**********Roman Reigns will not Wrestle at WrestleMania 36 due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 concerns:Now “Who’s Next” for Bill Goldberg???********** (Somebody needs to check and see if J.P. Mundy is available.) ++++++++++Pro Wrestling Sheet and WrestlingInc.com on top of this breaking story.++++++++++ from www.wrestlinginc.com: Roman Reigns Reportedly Out Of WrestleMania 36 Match It was only a matter of …Read the Rest…

Greensboro’s Harlem Globetrotter Curly Neal(Dudley HS) passes away at 77

Posted by Don Moore on at 2:26 pm under College, High School, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

Fred “Curly” Neal passed away today (Thursday, March 26,2020) in Houston, Texas. Curly was born May 19, 1942 in Greensboro. He attended Dudley High School. More from HBCU Gameday More from the News & Record. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Here is some great info on Curly Neal coming in from his Bio page at the North Carolina Sports …Read the Rest…


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

Posted by Andy Durham on 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…

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…

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

Posted by Press Release on at 5:17 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

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…