Jacob Cozart and Grant Aycock from Wesleyan Christian Academy named to 2020 Preseason All-American Baseball Teams

Posted by Press Release on April 1, 2020 at 1:08 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

from Wesleyan Christian Academy on Twitter: Wesleyan’s Jacob Cozart, 1st team (‘21) and Grant Aycock, 2nd team (‘22) were both named to the 2020 Preseason Underclass All Americans Teams…. **********Of the more than 450,000 high school baseball players in the nation, 200 are chosen to 1st or 2nd team…***********

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

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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…

Jaden Ellis(Page HS) receives Coach Rick Lewis’ All-State Leadership Award

Posted by Andy Durham on March 31, 2020 at 1:09 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

from Coach Rick Lewis, at the Phenom Hoops Report, he has named Jaden Ellis, from Page High School, to his All-State Basketball Team, and Jaden Ellis has been awarded the All-State Leadership Award for the season just completed, 2019-2020… Jaden Ellis showing some of those signs that we used to see from another Lewis, Tyler …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

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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)

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**********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…

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts:Cars lined up in the Streets and Wrapped around the Building, trying to buy doughnuts at the Krispy Kreme on Battleground, on Monday night

Posted by Andy Durham on March 30, 2020 at 8:14 pm under Audio, Uncategorized, Video | Be the First to Comment

I have seen the lines on Battleground Avenue waiting to buy biscuits at Biscuitville and the cars lined up at the CookOut on Battleground, but never before, had I seen the cars lines up and wrapped all the way around the building at the Krispy Doughnut Shop on Battleground, but they were tonight/Monday night… Here …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

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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

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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…

Joe Diffie, country music singer famous for his tune “Prop Me Up Beside the Jukebox(If I Die)” has died at age 61, due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 complications:He was the “Pickup Man”!!!

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from the Nashville Tennessean and CLICK HERE for the full/complete article on the life and death of Joe Diffie….. CLICK HERE for the YouTube Video from Joe Diffie, “Prop Me Up Beside The Jukebox(If I Die)”….Diffie sang, I want to go to heaven, I just don’t want to go tonight”….Joe Diffie died on Saturday night….Some …Read the Rest…


Ragsdale High School has a new football Strength and Conditioning Coach:Ragsdale Tigers Welcome Coach James Daniels

Posted by Andy Durham on March 29, 2020 at 11:54 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

from Ragsdale High School on Twitter: Ragsdale Football has hired James Daniels as Strength & Conditioning Coach. Coach Daniels has over 20 years of experience as a coach, trainer and clinician.. He has worked in all three Divisions of the NCAA coaching 155 All Americans. Welcome to the Ragsdale Family. **********More details on Coach Daniels …Read the Rest…

Travis Shaw(Grimsley High School) receives football offer from University of Maryland Terrapins:Whirlies’ 2022 D-Lineman has a load of offers

Posted by Andy Durham on at 5:04 pm under College, High School | 2 Comments to Read

from Travis Shaw on Twitter and this Grimsley High School defensive lineman is getting his name out there, all over the nation… Travis Shaw: Blessed To Receive An Offer From The University Of Maryland Red heart….. #GoTerps Turtle Among the other schools/colleges offering Travis Shaw: @cheesy_Trav18 looking at…. Florida State South Carolina Tennessee Oklahoma Georgia …Read the Rest…

Kadyn/K.D. Dawkins and Omarion Johnson from Eastern Guilford High School named to Burlington Times-News 2020 All-Region Boys Basketball Team/Joe Spinks(Eastern Guilford HS) named Coach of the Year

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CLICK HERE to see the entire team from the Burlington Times-News and their 2020 All-Region Boys Basketball Team…. Kadyn/K.D. Dawkins and Omarion Johnson from Eastern Guilford High School, are on the First Team and you find Kamell Smith, also from Eastern Guilford HS, on the second team… Congrats to these kids/young men and the job …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…

The Best we had on the Saturday Sports Lineup:Boston Celtics vs. LA Lakers, with M.L. Carr and Cornbread Maxwell “just a doing their thing”!!!

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The best I saw today on the sports lineup was the ESPN 30/30 show on ABC, that featured the Boston Celtics-LA Lakers Rivalry, from back in the early 1980’s… Some of the best sports stuff I have ever seen in my life and for basketball, it doesn’t get any better than this… Why did this …Read the Rest…

Jacob Sheffield has been named as the new Head Football Coach at High Point Central High School:Update on all of the High School Football Coaches in Guilford County

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Coach Jacob Sheffield is the new head football coach at High Point Central High School…He is a former Trinity High School student and a graduate of Appalachian State University…Coach Sheffield will be teaching weightlifting and coaching football at High Point Central High School….Coach Sheffield is a former assistant football coach from Page High School….. The …Read the Rest…


What a Beautiful Day in the Guilford College Neighborhood and the Squirrels were putting on a show:Andy Durham meets Buck McNeely’s Outdoor Adventure

Posted by Andy Durham on March 27, 2020 at 9:40 pm under Audio, College, Video | 3 Comments to Read

At the Guilford College campus today, in the Guilford College community and our camera was rolling, as picked up “for whom the Bell Tolls”, the Squirrels night/day out, a boat/raft on the Quaker Lake, views throughout the campus as the trail has no end…. *****For the students at home, WELCOME BACK!!!***** +++++This video brings you …Read the Rest…

The Top High School Football Coach from Guilford County:We have at least three very good Candidates!!!

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Here is a look at three coaches that might be in line to be called “The Top High School Football Coach from Guilford County”….. Page coach Marion Kirby coached the Page Pirates to all of these State Championships…The Pirates won three out-right, and tied for one state title… The 1980, 1983, 1984, and 1985 Page …Read the Rest…

Looking like a Ghost Town/Christmas Morning on the ‘Regular Running Routine’ this Friday March 27

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When things were busy, they used to say, “It’s a Jungle out there”….. It was anything but a Jungle out there this morning, as I headed out on the what should still be considered the ‘Regular Routine Run’/’Regular Running Routine’… The Friday Morning Run, taking off headed down Benjamin Parkway, then through a neighborhood or …Read the Rest…