Bill Hass on Baseball:Mangieri makes presence felt with two HRs

Posted by Andy Durham on July 17, 2019 at 12:40 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Mangieri makes presence felt with two HRs from Bill Hass on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Luke Mangieri had a one-word answer when he was asked about his first impressions of Greensboro. “Hot,” he said after a sweltering Tuesday night in which he helped the Hoppers beat Hagerstown 9–3. That’s also an apt description of the …Read the Rest…

Tuesday Night Baseball Scoreboard:Hoppers Go Long vs. Hagerstown/Rockers still on the clock at Print Time/HiToms slide past Copperheads/D-Braves do in Royals/K’ville Bulldogs blast Locos

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South Atlantic League: Greensboro Grasshoppers 9, Hagerstown Suns 3 WP:Nova(4-2)/LP:Peguero(2-8) Hoppers(58-36/14-11)…Suns(40-55/10-15) Hoppers’ Luke Mangieri with two, two-run Home Runs…Mangieri goes 2-3/2 HR’s/4 RBI/BB/2 Runs…HR’s # 2 and 3/RBI now at 8…Conner Kaiser HR #7/RBI 31…Grant Koch HR #4/RBI #27….Koch 2-4/HR/Double…Fabricio Macias 3-4/Double 3 RBI/2 Runs…Macias has 14 hits over his last 5 games….Kyle Mottice with …Read the Rest…


Sunbrella Extends Wyndham Championship Partnership Through 2020 Tournament, Introduces New Venue

Posted by Press Release on July 16, 2019 at 11:42 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

SUNBRELLAÒ EXTENDS WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP PARTNERSHIP THROUGH 2026 TOURNAMENT, INTRODUCES NEW FAN VENUE GREENSBORO, N.C. – Longtime Wyndham Championship platinum partner, SunbrellaÒ, the performance fabric brand manufactured and marketed by Glen Raven, Inc. of Alamance County, renewed its tournament partnership and will remain an important part of the Wyndham Championship through at least the 2026 tournament. …Read the Rest…

A Couple of Local Baseball Players making the move:Brandon Wallace(Southeast Guilford HS) will be headed to East Tennessee State and Randy Norris Jr.(Dudley HS/WSSU) now with Augusta GreenJackets

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Brandon ‘Bo Bo’ Wallace, pitcher from Southeast Guilford High School, Class of 2020 has committed to attend and play baseball at East Tennessee State University….News on Wallace in today from Charlie Pannell, SEG supporter and booster… Randy Norris Jr., former outfielder for the Dudley Panthers and the Winston-Salem State Rams, has moved to the Augusta …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship, The First Tee of the Triad Partner for The First Junior Clinic at The Wyndham

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP, THE FIRST TEE OF THE TRIAD PARTNER FOR THE FIRST TEE JUNIOR CLINIC AT THE WYNDHAM GREENSBORO, N.C. – The First Tee of the Triad is partnering with the Wyndham Championship to present The First Tee Junior Clinic at the Wyndham, the tournament announced today. The 80th Wyndham Championship, which will determine the …Read the Rest…


Monday Night Baseball Scoreboard:Hoppers fall in 10 Innings/Dash shut out Wood Ducks/Royals rough up Braves/Rockers and CPL HiToms have night OFF/K’ville Bulldogs slip by HiToms Locos

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South Atlantic League: Hagerstown Suns 6, Greensboro Grasshoppers 5…(10 Innings) WP:Tapani(5-5)/LP:De Los Santos(3-1) Hoppers(57-36/13-11)…Suns(40-54/10-14) TOG-3:01/Attendance 4,492 at First National Field, in Greensboro, N.C. Atlantic League Professional Baseball: High Point Rockers OFF Coastal Plain League: High Point-Thomasville HiToms OFF Asheboro Copperheads 13, Martinsville Mustangs 7 Carolina League: Winston-Salem Dash 3, Down East Wood Ducks 0 Dash(49-41)/Wood …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Rewards Top 10 About to get Interesting with Top Players Competing in Open Championship

Posted by Press Release on July 15, 2019 at 11:07 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

WYNDHAM REWARDS TOP 10 ABOUT TO GET INTERESTING WITH TOP PLAYERS COMPETING IN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP GREENSBORO, N.C. – – With just three tournaments remaining in the battle to be a part of the inaugural $10 Million Wyndham Rewards Top 10, things are about to get interesting. The top-10 positions in the FedExCup point standings, also …Read the Rest…

Carolina Cobras improve record to (9-3) and local James Summers(Page HS/ECU) hauls in TD pass

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Cobras Annihilation Continues! 72-0 from DJ Wagner, with the Carolina Cobras In three years there had only been one shutout in NAL history until two week ago when the Cobras travelled to Orlando and beat the Predators (2-10) 60-0, but home cooking is good the second time around as the Cobras outperformed the first matchup, …Read the Rest…

Baseball History Maker:Mitch the first to pitch to the ABS/Automated Ball-Strike System(Mitch Atkins, from Northeast Guilford HS puts the baseball across the plate and a computer/TrackMan makes the call)

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Last Wednesday night, in partnership with Major League Baseball, the independent Atlantic League rolled out the Automated Ball-Strike System (ABS) during its All-Star Game at PeoplesBank Park. The first pitcher to face the ABS/Automated Ball-Strike System in a LIVE baseball game and live to tell about it, was Northeast Guilford High School graduate, and former …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Mottice leads barrage in series finale

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Mottice leads barrage in series finale from Bill Hass, with Bill on Baseball, at www.gsohoppers.com Kyle Mottice is one of those hitters who just has a knack for finding the open spaces in a defense. “I just try to hit the ball hard and I’ve been lucky enough to find some holes,” he said, deflecting …Read the Rest…

Sunday Night Scoreboard:Hoppers hang on to top Power/Rockers form Revolution/HiToms out in T’ville/Dash downed at Down East/Royals bust Bravos/K’ville Bulldogs split with CV Stars/Check out today’s results for HiToms’ Kip Bradenburg(Southern Guilford HS/UNCW)

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South Atlantic League: Greensboro Grasshoppers 12, West Virginia Power 9 WP:O’Reilly/LP:Willrodt(0-2)/SV:Cody Smith(2) Hoppers(57-35/13-10)…Power(48-46/11-13)….Hoppers (11-3) vs. West Virginia this season…Bill Hass now (6-0) in day-game broadcast from First National Bank Field…GSO Hoppers’ Kyle Mottice 2-3/2 BB’s/3 Runs/SB/RBI…Fabricio Macias 3-5/3 Runs/SB…Luke Mangieri 2-2/3 RBI/BB/Run…Ji-Hwan Bae 1-5/Double/2 RBI…Zac Susi 2-3/Run/BB TOG-3:13/Attendance 2,737 at First National Bank Field, in …Read the Rest…


Saturday Night Baseball/Football Scoreboard:HiToms and Royals only area Winners Tonight/Hoppers, Rockers and Dash low on kabash/Kernersville Bulldogs run Roanoke Rails off the track/Carolina Cobras route Orlando Predators

Posted by Andy Durham on July 14, 2019 at 12:39 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

South Atlantic League: West Virginia Power 10, Greensboro Grasshoppers 8 WP:Onyshko(3-1)/LP:Alldred(2-1)/SV:Arias(7) Hoppers(56-35)/Power(48-45) TOG-3:12/Attendance 6,615 at Greensboro’s First National Bank Field….Hoppers (10-3) vs. West Virginia this season… West VA Line: 10-14-1 Greensboro Line-8-17-0 Teams combined for 18 runs and 31 hits on Saturday night….GSO’s Jonah Davis goes 3-5/HR(6)/3 Runs/2 RBI…Ji-Hwan Bae 3-4/RBI/2 SB(16/17)…Fabricio Macias 3-5/RBI/SB(12)/Double…Michael Gretler …Read the Rest…

Margaritaville at the Wyndham Returns; Sand Sculpture, Tropical Theme Also Back

Posted by Press Release on July 13, 2019 at 11:40 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

MARGARITAVILLE AT THE WYNDHAM RETURNS; Sand Sculpture, Tropical Theme Also Back GREENSBORO, N.C. – You can’t sail off to Antigua or see a volcano on the island of Montserrat at the Wyndham Championship, but you can definitely find land sharks circling around Margaritaville at the Wyndham because the hugely popular fan amenity is back! The …Read the Rest…

Friday Night Baseball Scoreboard:Devin Sweet(Southeast Guilford HS) gets start for West VA Power(ND) vs. GSO Hoppers/Mitch Atkins(Northeast Guilford HS) gets the start and the Win vs. HP Rockers/and more!!!

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South Atlantic League: West Virginia Power 9, Greensboro Grasshoppers 7 WP:Espino(2-1)/LP:Melendez(2-1)/SV:Pall(6) Hoppers(56-34/12-9)/West Virginia(47-45/10-12) TOG-3:37/Attendance 5,780 at First National Bank Field, in Greensboro, N.C. The Greensboro Grasshoppers are (10-2) vs. the West Virginia Power this season…..Former Southeast Guilford Falcon Devin Sweet got the start tonight for the West Virginia Power and Devin went 5 Innings for …Read the Rest…

Packed Place at the Park Today:Jaycee Park crowded as Eric Ebron(Smith HS) and Keenan Allen(Northern Guilford HS) hold Football Camp

Posted by Andy Durham on July 12, 2019 at 2:12 pm under College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

Stopped by the Jaycee Park this morning and checked out the Keenan Allen(Northern Guilford High School) and Eric Ebron(Ben L. Smith High School) football camp for area kids, and by the looks on the faces of the kids and by the way the parents and grandparents were talking, this #85(Ebron) and #13(Allen) joint-venture was a …Read the Rest…

Friday Sports Trivia Question from Home Slice Pizza and Subs:Win a FREE Two-Topping Large Pizza from Home Slice Pizza and Subs(Devin Sweet starting Tonight for West VA Power vs. GSO Hoppers)

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Here is today’s trivia question and you can win the FREE Large Two-Topping Pizza, from Home Slice Pizza and Subs… Home Slice Pizza and Subs, on Hunt Club Road, just off of Guilford College Road, near Guilford College…..On West Gate City Blvd., near UNCG and in the Cardinal Crossing Shopping Center near the Food Lion, …Read the Rest…

Thursday Night Baseball Scoreboard:Hoppers, Dash, and Royals all in the Winner’s Circle together tonight/HiToms drop two to Owls/K’ville Bulldogs take two from Salisbury Stallions/Post 87 HiToms over ER

Posted by Andy Durham on July 11, 2019 at 11:48 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

South Atlantic League: Greensboro Grasshoppers 15, Kannapolis Intimidators 7 WP:Nova(3-2)/LP:Martin(5-8) Hoppers(56-33/12-8)…Intimidators(39-50/11-10) TOG-3:29/Attendance 667 at Intimidators Stadium Atlantic League Professional Baseball: High Point Rockers OFF Coastal Plain League: Game One Forest City Owls 3, High Point-Thomasville HiToms 1 Game Two Forest City Owls 4, High Point-Thomasville HiToms 1 TOG-2:26 Asheboro Copperheads OFF Carolina League: Winston-Salem Dash …Read the Rest…


Football Camps coming up over the next couple of days:Ebron/Allen on Friday at Jaycee Park, plus Tarik Cohen at N.C. A&T on Saturday

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Pro Bowl TE Eric Ebron and Pro Bowl WR Keenan Allen are returning to where it all started to offer a FREE youth football camp! (We are hearing that all of the spots for this camp are already filled up, but you may want to go by on Friday, to see if anybody drops out, …Read the Rest…

“Young Guns” Matthew Wolff, Collin Morikawa, Viktor Hovland Will Play Wyndham Championship

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“YOUNG GUNS” MATTHEW WOLFF, COLLIN MORIKAWA, VIKTOR HOVLAND WILL PLAY WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP GREENSBORO, N.C. – When the first round of official tournament play in the 2019 Wyndham Championship begins three weeks from today, three of the most heralded rookies in recent PGA TOUR history, Matthew Wolff, Collin Morikawa and Viktor Hovland, will be in the …Read the Rest…

Wednesday Night Baseball Scoreboard:Hoppers win at Kannapolis again/HiToms and Copperheads earn CPL victories/Woodpeckers push past Dash/Royals get twisted by Twins/Post 87 HiToms dominate ER/Atlantic League has All-Star Game and ends in Tie

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South Atlantic League: Greensboro Grasshoppers 6, Kannapolis Intimidators 2 WP:Manasa(8-2)/LP:Long(4-2)….Hoppers with 12 hits, 2 hits each for Bae, Mottice, Macias, Davis, Koch and Gretler Hoppers(55-33/11-8)…Intimidators(39-49/11-9) TOG-3:00/Attendance 696 at Intimidators Stadium, in Kannapolis, N.C. ++++++++++Josh Naylor, former Greensboro Grasshopper, is now up with the San Diego Padres(MLB) and he has played in 34 games….Naylor batting .215, …Read the Rest…