Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers let one slip away in the ninth

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 26, 2018 at 11:58 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers let one slip away in the ninth from Bill Hass on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. No loss feels good, but this one had to sting especially hard. The Hoppers looked ready to shake out of their losing streak Sunday when they built an early 3-run lead and were still up by one against Delmarva …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers look for bright spots in losses

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Hoppers look for bright spots in losses from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…… It isn’t easy to watch your team take its lumps night after night, but Hoppers manager Todd Pratt has to look beyond the numbers. His club fell to Delmarva for the third straight game Saturday, 7–3. Overall, it …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Shorebirds hand Hoppers 8–3 defeat

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 25, 2018 at 1:09 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Shorebirds hand Hoppers 8–3 defeat from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com……. Managers in the lower levels of the minor leagues try to teach their players that a 140-game season is a marathon, not a sprint. It’s a tough lesson, especially when losses outnumber the wins. The Hoppers lost their fourth straight …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers stymied by Shorebirds pitching

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 24, 2018 at 12:00 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hoppers stymied by Shorebirds pitching from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com….. There are going to be some long nights with a young team, and Thursday was one of them. Delmarva beat the Hoppers 5–2 in a game that seemed much more lopsided, mostly because the Shorebirds out-hit Greensboro 13–3. Three Hoppers …Read the Rest…

Several local baseball players moving up and moving out……

Posted by Andy Durham on August 20, 2018 at 7:10 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Weston Wilson, from Wesleyan Christian Academy in High Point and Clemson University is moving up to the MILB Double AA level and Weston was with the Carolina Mudcats, in Zebulon(Carolina League) and now he has moved up to the Double A Biloxi Shuckers, in the Southern League… from Twitter…… Great to be on hand to …Read the Rest…


Former Voice of the Carolina Cougars(ABA) on local WBIG 1470 radio hanging up the headphones, after 31 years as the Play-by-Play man for the Indianapolis Colts

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He was with the local Greensboro-based Carolina Cougars, of the American Basketball Association, back in the 1970’s and he worked broadcasting alongside “Wild Bill” Currie for quite a bit of his time with the Cougars, who were heard here locally on WBIG 1470AM radio….Bob Lamey really cut his teeth, as an announcer here in Greensboro …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Notes and Round Three Pairings

Posted by Press Release on August 18, 2018 at 12:45 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

36-hole cut • 72 players at 3-under 137 • Tied with Waste Management Phoenix Open for fewest players to make cut at non-majors in 2017-18 Second-Round Leaderboard Brandt Snedeker 59-67—126 (-14) D.A. Points 64-64—128 (-12) C.T. Pan 65-64—129 (-11) Four Things To Know • Brandt Snedeker recorded the low 36-hole score of the 2017-18 season …Read the Rest…

High Point Rockers Baseball – “Rock” the New School Year at the Next BB&T Point Progress Party

Posted by Press Release on August 16, 2018 at 11:18 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

High Point Rockers Baseball – “Rock” the New School Year at the Next BB&T Point Progress Party “Rock” the New School Year at the next BB&T Point Progress Party Latest High Point Rockers Event Features School Themed Giveaways HIGH POINT, NC –The High Point Rockers will host their latest BB&T Point Progress Party on Thursday, …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Remembers Jarrod Lyle; Tournament Raising Funds For Lyle Family

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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP REMEMBERS JARROD LYLE https://bit.ly/2Be0oXJ GREENSBORO, N.C. – Two years ago today, Australian PGA TOUR golfer Jarrod Lyle teed off in the Wyndham Championship. As fate would have it, the 2016 Wyndham Championship would be his final PGA TOUR event. As this year’s tournament begins, just eight days after Lyle succumbed to acute myeloid …Read the Rest…

2018 Wyndham Championship Thursday Pairings at Sedgefield Country Club

Posted by Press Release on August 15, 2018 at 11:24 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

2018 Wyndham Championship Sedgefield Country Club First Round Groupings and Starting Times Thursday, August 16, 2018 TEE #1 7:00 Andres Romero Tucuman, Argentina Tom Hoge Fargo, ND J.T. Poston St. Simons Island, GA 7:10 Cameron Tringale Laguna Niguel, CA Cameron Percy Melbourne, Australia Ryan Blaum Jacksonville Beach, FL 7:20 John Merrick Dallas, TX Tyler Duncan …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Rewards Makes $100,000 Donation to Wyndham Championship Fore! Good

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Today, Wyndham Rewards made a $100,000 donation to the Wyndham Championship’s charitable platform, Wyndham Championship Fore! Good. Childhood food insecurity remains a major problem in central North Carolina, and the Wyndham Championship’s Birdies Fore Backpacks program works with local organizations to provide backpacks full of nutritious food for children in need when school is not …Read the Rest…


Local Greensboro-Area Baseball for Wednesday/Today(8/15/18) with Tuesday’s Results

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Local Greensboro-Area Baseball for Wednesday/Today(8/15/18) with Tuesday’s Results…. South Atlantic League: Today:Greensboro Grasshoppers(55-61) at Greenville Drive(53-67) 7:05pm *****Greenville and Greensboro are battling it out for the 2018 South Atlantic League attendance lead….***** Tuesday:Greensboro Grasshoppers OFF Games can be heard at www.gsohoppers.com… Appalachian League: Tonight:Bristol(25-29) at Burlington Royals(16-36) 7pm Tuesday:Princeton 9, Burlington 8 Carolina League: Tonight:Winston-Salem …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Louis DeJoy and Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation Pro-Am Professional Pairings

Posted by Press Release on August 14, 2018 at 4:00 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Six students from The First Tee of the Triad are at 1:40 off No. 10 with Cody Gribble. Piedmont Triad Charitable Foundation Board chair Bobby Long and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Wyndham Destinations Chairman Steve Holmes is at 8:50 off No. 1 with Henrik Stenson High Point University basketball coach Tubby Smith is at 12:20 …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-Area Baseball for Today/Tuesday(8/14/18) with Monday’s Results….

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Local Greensboro-Area Baseball for Today/Tuesday(8/14/18) with Monday’s Results…. South Atlantic League: Today:Greensboro Grasshoppers(55-61) OFF Monday:Asheville Tourists 7, Greensboro Grasshoppers 1 Games can be heard at www.gsohoppers.com… Appalachian League: Tonight:Burlington Royals(16-36) at Princeton(32-17) 7pm Sunday:Princeton 6, Burlington 4 Carolina League: Tonight:Winston-Salem Dash(71-45) at Buies Creek(66-51) 6pm Monday:WS Dash OFF CVCL/Carolinas-Virginia Collegiate League: Kernersville Bulldogs(39-12) Season Complete …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Golden glitters while playing near home

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 13, 2018 at 11:13 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Golden glitters while playing near home from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Well, at least the kids were all right. That was about the only bright spot for the Hoppers in the home stand that wrapped up Monday afternoon. Asheville laid yet another whipping on Greensboro, this time 7–1, to complete …Read the Rest…

Former professional wrestler Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart has died:A charter member of the legendary “Hart Foundation”, gone at 63…

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from Jason Powell at the Pro Wrestling Torch, by way of ProWrestling.net….www.pwtorch.com: Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart died on Monday at age 63. The cause of death is unknown as of this update. Neidhart’s death has been acknowledged by WWE.com. Jason Powell’s POV: Neidhart was trained by Stu Hart. He married Stu’s daughter Ellie Hart, the …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-Area Baseball for Today/Monday(8/13/18) with Sunday’s Results….

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Local Greensboro-Area Baseball for Today/Monday(8/13/18) with Sunday’s Results…. South Atlantic League: Today:Asheville Tourists(53-64) at Greensboro Grasshoppers(55-60) 12 Noon Sunday:Asheville Tourists 9, Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 Games can be heard at www.gsohoppers.com… Appalachian League: Tonight:Burlington Royals(16-35) at Princeton(31-17) 7pm Sunday:Princeton 3, Burlington 2…Princeton 13, Burlington 4 Carolina League: Tonight:Winston-Salem Dash(71-45) at Buies Creek(66-51) 6pm Sunday:WS Dash 6, …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Neither rain nor Hoppers stop Asheville

Posted by Guest Columnist on August 12, 2018 at 11:27 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Neither rain nor Hoppers stop Asheville from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. Rain, shine, afternoon, night?—?none of it seems to matter when the Hoppers play Asheville. The Tourists put a 9–2 licking on Greensboro Sunday afternoon in a game shortened to seven innings by rain. It was delayed once for 41 …Read the Rest…

The 2018 Kevin Harvick Foundation Monday Pro-Am presented Monday, August 13, 2018

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**********The 2018 Kevin Harvick Foundation Monday Pro-Am presented Monday, August 13, 2018********** *****Tee Times***** 1st Tee Time / Group Professional Amateurs 10:00AM 1 Ben Crane Chris Robertson, Wilson Moore, Travis Bary 10:10AM 2 Adam Schenk George Johnson, Taylor Cato, Bill Wilcox 10:20AM 3 Tim Opsitnick, David Hayden , Joe Dickinson Sangmoon Bae 10:30AM 4 Arjun …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers fall to Tourists once again

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Hoppers fall to Tourists once again from Bill Hass, with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com…. It’s said that numbers don’t lie, but they can certainly be misleading. Not that there was any doubt about the outcome of Saturday’s game, which saw Asheville top Greensboro 6–4. It was the 10th time in 12 games the …Read the Rest…