Alamance County Judge rules with the state of North Carolina and Governor Cooper, in saying Ace Speedway will be host to 25 Racing Fans, or remain Closed!!!!!(No Race at Ace)

Posted by Press Release on June 24, 2020 at 8:15 pm under Photos, Professional | Read the First Comment

ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — from WXII TV 12 News and their news anchor Kenny Beck….Go to www.wxii12.com for more info and be sure to tune into WXII TV 12 News at 11pm and 10pm WXII 12 News on the CW 20….. A judge in Alamance County is siding with the state ruling that the Ace …Read the Rest…

Three More Weeks until Phase Three:Governor Cooper says Re-Do Phase Two(Face the Music, Time for Face-Masks in Public)/Guilford County Schools will still return to Athletic Workouts on July 6

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just got off the phone with @GCSNCAthletics AD Leigh Hebbard. He tells me that Guilford County is keep July 6th as the date for lifting the dead period and allowing limited summer workouts to begin….@WFMY @WFMYhss — Brian Hall (@bhallwfmy) June 24, 2020 NC Gov. Roy Cooper signs executive order extending Phase 2, requiring face …Read the Rest…


New News on Noose:No Charges being filed in NASCAR Noose Incident

Posted by Press Release on June 23, 2020 at 11:13 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from WXII TV 12 at www.wxii12.com: No charges being filed in NASCAR noose incident involving Black driver Bubba Wallace, officials say TALLADEGA, Ala. — The noose found hanging in Bubba Wallace’s garage stall at Talladega Superspeedway had been there since at least last October, federal authorities said Tuesday in announcing there will be no charges …Read the Rest…

City of Greensboro to Require Face Masks/Face Coverings beginning at 5pm Today/Tuesday

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from the City of Greensboro website: City of Greensboro to Require Face Coverings within the City Limits In response to COVID-19 and in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan has issued an emergency proclamation requiring face coverings …Read the Rest…

Richard Petty and others show Support for Bubba Wallace

Posted by Andy Durham on June 22, 2020 at 11:57 pm under Photos, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Coming in tonight/Monday night from Twitter: People showing their support for NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace after a noose was found in his Talladega Superspeedway garage stall on Sunday. Together pic.twitter.com/D4zW3jA5y5 — Bubba Wallace (@BubbaWallace) June 22, 2020 Wallace drives the number 43 car for Richard Petty Motorsports. Richard Petty recently said in a statement on …Read the Rest…


NASCAR issues statement on ‘heinous act’: Noose found in garage stall of #43 Bubba Wallace

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NASCAR issues statement on ‘heinous act’ NASCAR issued the following statement Sunday night: “Late this afternoon, NASCAR was made aware that a noose was found in the garage stall of the 43 team. We are angry and outraged, and cannot state strongly enough how seriously we take this heinous act. We have launched an immediate …Read the Rest…

The Stories That Are Hardest to Tell:For Jaylin Davis(Northeast Guilford HS/APP State/San Francisco Giants) today is Father’s Day, but every day is Mother’s Day

Posted by Andy Durham on June 21, 2020 at 2:21 pm under College, High School, Photos, Professional | 3 Comments to Read

from Jaylin Davis, center fielder from the Northeast Guilford High School Rams, the Appalachian State University Mountaineers, and now with the San Francisco Giants…This is from the San Francisco Giants major league baseball/MLB Blog and Jaylin Davis has a story to tell, but it is one of “The Hardest Stories to Tell”…. (CLICK HERE for …Read the Rest…

Remembering a Dad on Father’s Day:One of the Top/Best Basketball Players in Northeast Guilford HS history has left us(Guilford County great Pearlee Shaw gone at age 63)

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+++++We spoke with the family of Pearlee Shaw(Northeast Guilford HS) a while back, and they were thankful for the article/post that ran about Pearlee Shaw here at GreensboroSports.com…I told them at that time, that I could run this again on Father’s Day, and they said please do, and here we are today with the story …Read the Rest…

News and Record has left their downtown offices:N&R ‘Vacated the Premises'(Remembering Much of the Sports Staff that worked in that building on East Market Street)/A look at the new N&R offices on South Elm-Eugene Street

Posted by Andy Durham on June 19, 2020 at 4:12 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Photos, Professional | 4 Comments to Read

+++++++++++Now a look at the new News and Record offices on South Elm-Eugene Street…..++++++++++ Plus from News and Record reporter John Newsom on Twitter, and John said he is gone from the old N&R downtown building, and all others from the N&R staff have vacated the premises…. (I’m thinking John Newsom was on the sports …Read the Rest…

No Ruling Today in the Ace Speedway Case

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from Adam Smith, at the Burlington Times-News, we get No Ruling Today, in the Ace Speedway Case…The Total Restraining Order remains in place…. No ruling today in the Ace Speedway case. Alamance County Superior Court Judge Tom Lambeth says he expects to have one by 5 p.m. Wednesday. "I am going to take the next …Read the Rest…

The Morning Run:”Life is a Highway”

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Back on that “Morning Run” for this Friday morning, and we are out there every morning on the “Morning Run”, but there is something about these Friday excursions that make them a little bit more interesting….Maybe it is the music that accompanies these Friday Morning adventures… The music and tunes/songs make Fridays a little bit …Read the Rest…


Rod Carew says Major League Baseball/MLB “Should Let the Season Go”:Carew, “No Baseball in 2020”

Posted by Press Release on June 18, 2020 at 3:43 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from CBS Radio Sports and on the Tiki and Tierney Show: Hall of Famer Rod Carew: MLB Should Call Off 2020 Season Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association have reportedly made “significant progress” toward agreeing to terms on a 2020 season. MLB has sent a new proposal to the MLBPA, which reportedly includes …Read the Rest…

Dr. Anthony Fauci says he thinks College Football and Pro Football are in Jeopardy and he’s not sure that they will be played this Fall: Fauci, ‘Hard to See’ Football Being Played in 2020

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from Dan Mannell at Radio.com: Dr. Fauci: ‘Hard to See’ Football Being Played in 2020 Dr. Anthony Fauci is warning that the NFL and college football seasons could be in jeopardy because of the coronavirus pandemic. Fauci, director of the NIAID and member of the White House’s coronavirus task force, told CNN that America’s favorite …Read the Rest…

Major League Baseball trying to put together a 60-game season that would begin on July 20

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MLB/Major League Baseball coming up with a plan on Tuesday that would put together a 60-game regular season, with all games, for both the American and National Leagues, using the designated hitter, and the MLB postseason would be expanded from 10 teams to 16 teams this season… The plan is on the table and now …Read the Rest…

NFL looking at how to set up Seating Capacities for the Upcoming 2020 Season: How many fans will be allowed into the games???

Posted by Andy Durham on June 16, 2020 at 10:23 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Does the NFL go with a 100%, 50%, 33%, or 15% Seating Capacity for the upcoming 2020 football season??? The Buffalo Bills are looking closely at a plan that offers up the 50, 33, or 15% seating plans….. How will this all affect the NFL’s bottom line? The season is getting closer and decisions like …Read the Rest…

2020 NASCAR All-Star Race Moves to Bristol Motor Speedway

Posted by Press Release on June 15, 2020 at 11:20 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

2020 NASCAR All-Star Race Moves to Bristol Motor Speedway The 2020 NASCAR All-Star Race will include fans in attendance on July 15 at The Last Great Colosseum The 36th running of NASCAR’s all-star event to take place for the first time at a short track as NASCAR’s best battle for a $1 million winner-take-all prize …Read the Rest…

Dallas Cowboys’ RB Ezekiel Elliott Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

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from www.myfox8.com: MyFox8.com/WGHP FOX 8… DALLAS, Texas (KETK) One of the top names in the National Football League has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Ezekiel Elliott’s agent has confirmed the running back does have the virus. According to Rapoport’s Twitter post, the Dallas Cowboys have not confirmed the news, …Read the Rest…


Outfielder Carter Willliams(Northeast Guilford HS/North Carolina Central University) signs Free Agent Contract today with the San Francisco Giants(Carter Williams report from SBNation)

Posted by Andy Durham on June 14, 2020 at 9:27 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Outfielder Carter Williams(Northeast Guilford High School/North Carolina Central University), got picked up this morning by the San Fransico Giants and was signed by Paul Faulk at around 930am….. (CLICK HERE for an article by Brady Kopfler, at SBNation on Carter Williams.) Just a note or two, from the SBNation post on Carter Williams, from Northeast …Read the Rest…

Charlie Harville’s Racing Roundup for a Saturday Night:25 Fans is the New Norm at 311 Motor Speedway and the Crowd has Plenty of Room to Move Around

Posted by Andy Durham on June 13, 2020 at 9:00 pm under Photos, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Time again for Charlie Harville’s Saturday night Racing Roundup, and we bring this to you in honor of Charlie Harville, the former WFMY NEWS 2 and WGHP Channel 8 Sports Director, and we are here early for you this evening, and hope to be adding more to Charlie’s honorary post here later on tonight…. (Hope …Read the Rest…

The National Arena League(Indoor Football) of which the Carolina Cobras(Greensboro Coliseum) are members, CANCELS 2020 Season

Posted by Press Release on June 12, 2020 at 11:15 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The National Arena League has decided to officially cancel the 2020 season. The NAL season was scheduled to start in April 2020 but the Conoravirus pandemic forced the leagues to delay the start of the season. (The Carolina Cobras, who play their games and make their home base at the Greensboro Coliseum, are part of …Read the Rest…