Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Our Next Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede goes to Northern Guilford High School(Home of the Nighthawks)

Posted by Andy Durham on May 26, 2020 at 2:23 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County, and next up for our Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede are the Northern Guilford Nighthawks, from out on Spencer-Dixon Road…. The Nighthawks have come out in full force for out “Senior Celebration” and the NG AD/Athletic Director Brian Thomas has been working OT to get this list ready for …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA/North Carolina High School Athletic Association Extends the Dead Period Until June 15:Word from the NCHSAA Today

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Some of the thoughts from the NCHSAA Today: The NCHSAA says all high school sports are now in Phase I of recovery, which is a Dead Period… The NCHSAA hopes to have all sports up and working again, on June 15 and that would a workout time for the upcoming Fall Sports and would include …Read the Rest…


Guilford College Sports News: Seven Quakers Earn Nereus C. English Athletic Leadership Award

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Seven Guilford College student-athletes have earned the Nereus C. English ’26 Athletic Leadership Award, as announced by Interim Director of Athletics Dr. Sharon Beverly. The recipients of the college’s top athletics honor included Natalie Conrad, Calyn Davis, Zachary Evens, Abigail Horchar, Carolyn O’Halloran, Christian Ritter, and Brennan Sweeney. Conrad lettered all four …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA spotlights four athletes with 2020 Tony Simeon(High Point Central HS) Courage Awards

Posted by Press Release on May 25, 2020 at 7:28 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

NCHSAA spotlights four athletes with 2020 Tony Simeon Courage Awards CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to honor the recipients of the 2020 Tony Simeon Courage Awards. This year’s recipients are Andrea Cornel from Broughton, Brandy Dills from Franklin, Samuel O’Grady from Sun Valley, and Casen Whitehead from Holly …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Our Next Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede goes to Western Guilford High School(Home of the Hornets)

Posted by Andy Durham on at 3:09 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

**********This Western Guilford Senior Celebration is brought to you by Scott Holland, at the Holland Auto Care Center 3726 Spring Garden St, call (336) 540-9337….Scott Holland and Holland Auto Care Center, supporting Western Guilford HS Athletics, and the WG Senior Athletes…********** Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Our Next Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede goes to …Read the Rest…


Saving/Salvaging the Seniors’ Seasons:Is it Possible???(Maybe if they go to a Private School)

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Saving/Salvaging the High School Seniors’ Spring Seasons….Is it possible??? Like we said back in March, maybe so, if the high school seniors re-class and attend a private school, in 2020-2021…. Is there any way possible to get that senior year of high school back? There may be some students, and parents of those students, that …Read the Rest…

Ace Speedway draws right at 4,000 fans on Saturday Night with very few Masks and very little Social Distancing

Posted by Andy Durham on May 24, 2020 at 12:32 am under Photos, Professional | Be the First to Comment

They let the fans in on Saturday night at Ace Speedway, in Alamance County, and the group assembled to watch the auto racing was the biggest crowd that they have had at the racetrack in years… Right at 4,000 fans is what we are seeing from the newspaper and TV reports, and from the photos …Read the Rest…

Statement from the NCHSAA on High School Sports Moving Forward

Posted by Andy Durham on May 23, 2020 at 11:34 am under High School | Read the First Comment

Statement from the North Carolina High School Athletic Association/NCHSAA: As stated by the governor, we have been in communication with the Department of Health and Human Services concerning next steps for a return to athletic activities across the state. Since we have not yet had an opportunity to discuss the guidelines mentioned by the Governor …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:For our Next Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede we bring in Northeast Guilford High School(Home of the Rams)

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***********This spotlight NEG post brought to you by Tim Rich at Sprikle Oil #1, 2918 East Market Street, and by Chris Rich at Sprinkle Oil #2, 1400 West Gate City Blvd…These are the top oil change stops in town, and Tim Rich is a Northeast Guilford graduate…..Thanks to Chris and Tim….********** We are celebrating our …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Part of Today’s Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede coming from Eastern Guilford High School(Home of the EG Wildcats)

Posted by Andy Durham on May 22, 2020 at 4:48 pm under High School | Be the First to Comment

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Part of Today’s Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede coming from Eastern Guilford High School….. We celebrate those EG Wildcats today, and we thank EG Athletic Director Randall Hackett for putting this list together for us…Congrats to all of the Eastern Guilford Wildcat Senior Athletes, as they have finished up their …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Today’s Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede coming in from Ragsdale High School(Home of the Tigers)

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Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Today’s Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede coming in from Ragsdale High School, in Jamestown… Here come the Senior Athletes from Ragsdale High School, home to the Tigers, and we thank the Tigers’ Athletic Director Debbie Jones for putting together, and then sending in all of this information, on the RHS …Read the Rest…


Former Utah Jazz Coach and Chicago Bulls Player Jerry Sloan Gone at age 78

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:41 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former Utah Jazz coach and former Chicago Bulls basketball player Jerry Sloan has passed away, and Coach Sloan leaves us, at age 78…Cause of death for Jerry Sloan was Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia… I agree with what Jeff Smith, the assistant boys basketball coach at Greensboro Day School, said over on Twitter: Jeff …Read the Rest…

The Morning Run:This Week has been more about ‘Raining’ than it has been about “Running”!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:17 am under Amateur, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Got it done, “The Morning Run” for a Friday, but it was one of the few days this week, where there was a workout, without rain…. This week has been all about the rain, and I was able to sneak in the exercise workouts every day this week, but it was like work in the …Read the Rest…

Travis Shaw(Grimsley HS) receives offer to play in the 2022 Army All-American Bowl

Posted by Andy Durham on May 21, 2020 at 9:58 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

The good news just keeps pouring in for the Grimsley Whirlies’ Class of 2022 defensive lineman Travis Shaw… Today/Thursday Travis Shaw received an offer to play in the 2022 Army All-American Bowl…The game is usually played in early January, down in Texas…. Shaw is a rising junior, just finishing up his sophomore year of high …Read the Rest…

Charlotte Motor Speedway, Partners Roll Out Virtual Fan Engagement Opportunities

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Charlotte Motor Speedway, Partners Roll Out Virtual Fan Engagement Opportunities Coca-Cola, Alsco, NASCAR Hall of Fame among the partners helping Charlotte Motor Speedway put Fans First as NASCAR returns to America’s Home for Racing this weekend CONCORD, N.C. – As the ongoing pandemic precludes fans from taking in the action on-site when NASCAR returns to …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA announces 2020 Willie Bradshaw Memorial Scholarship Winners

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NCHSAA announces 2020 Willie Bradshaw Memorial Scholarship Winners CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has announced the winners of the Willie Bradshaw Memorial Endowed Scholarship for 2019-2020. The Willie Bradshaw Endowed Scholarship provides $750 of scholarship support to selected outstanding Black African American, Native American, Alaska Native, Asian American, Native Hawaiian …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Part of Today’s Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede coming from Southeast Guilford High School

Posted by Andy Durham on at 3:32 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

**********The Southeast Guilford Senior Celebration page is brought to you by Kyle Faust, with Floor Covering Headquarters, at 4301 Burlington Road…Call Kyle at 336-273-4621…Thanks to Kyle Faust, Floor Covering Headquarters….********** Here are the Senior Athletes from Southeast Guilford High School, home of the Falcons, and we thank the Falcons’ Athletic Director Shawyn Newton for getting/assembling, …Read the Rest…


Recognizing and Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:Today’s Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede comes from Southwest Guilford HS(SWG Cowboys/Cowgirls)

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Here come the Senior Athletes from Southwest Guilford High School, and we want to especially thank the Cowboys’/Cowboys’ Athletic Director Brindon Christman, for collecting, and then sending in all of this information on his seniors… We wish them the best, with so many hitting the road and on their way to college next year… **********Let’s …Read the Rest…

Guilford College’s Allen, Evens Earn CoSIDA At-Large Academic All-District Honors

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Seniors Josh Allen and Zachary Evens of the Guilford men’s golf team were named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) NCAA Division III Men’s At-Large Academic All-District V Team, the organization announced Thursday. Both advance to CoSIDA’s Division III Academic All-America® ballot with the all-America honorees being announced June …Read the Rest…

Alsco Named Title Sponsor of May 27 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway

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***Alsco, The Official Uniform Provider of Race Fans, will sponsor the Alsco Uniforms 500 NASCAR Cup Series race on May 27 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. ***Alsco has been providing uniforms to essential workers all across America not only these past few months, but for over 130 years. From chef coats to automotive tech shirts to …Read the Rest…