Elon Football: Messer Earns Athlon Preseason All-America Recognition

Posted by Press Release on June 15, 2018 at 7:07 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University senior linebacker Warren Messer is among the members of the Athlon Sports 2018 Preseason FCS All-America Team. This is the second preseason All-America honor for Messer who was also recognized by HERO Sports. Athlon Sports 2018 Preseason FCS All-America Team Messer earned All-America honors from both STATS FCS and Phil …Read the Rest…

DeCesare Joins Elon Women’s Soccer Coaching Staff

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s soccer head coach Neil Payne has completed the program’s new coaching staff with the hiring of former Duke University and professional women’s soccer standout Kim DeCesare. “Kim DeCesare brings with her a history of success from the highest levels of the game and we’re thrilled to add her to …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Welhaf Inks Free Agent Deal With Detroit Tigers

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ELON, N.C. – After concluding his Elon baseball career last month, right-handed pitcher Robbie Welhaf has agreed to a free agent contract with the Detroit Tigers organization. In his senior season with the Phoenix, Welhaf made 24 relief appearances. He posted a 2.25 ERA with a 5-4 record and team-best six saves. Over 56.0 innings …Read the Rest…

Top Names for new High Point Baseball Team have been revealed:Rockers, RockerSox, Chairmen, Splinters, Pioneers, Dragon Claws and Tri-Stars are the fianlists

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Iron Not Strong As High Point Baseball Announces Top Six Names Iron Dragons, Iron Eagles & Hush Puppies Eliminated – Wild Card Added High Point, NC – During the first elimination week over 2,500 voters from across North Carolina weighed in on their favorite names for the new High Point Baseball team, which is slated …Read the Rest…

The Wyndham Invitational AJGA/American Junior Golf Association Results: Vilips’ cards course record 62 to take control at Sedgefield Country Club

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WYNDHAM INVITATIONAL PRESENTED BY BB&T Sedgefield Country Club Greensboro, N.C. June 11 – 15, 2018 **********Vilips takes control with record-tying 8-under-par 62 Australian cards 10 birdies for career-low round********** GREENSBORO, N.C. – After starting the day with a one-stroke lead, Australian Karl Vilips ripped off 10 birdies, including five straight from Nos. 7-11, to take …Read the Rest…


Former Greensboro College assistant basketball coach and Guilford College basketball player named Intern Coach for the Carolina Panthers football team:She’s living out a “King-Sized Dream”

Posted by Andy Durham on June 14, 2018 at 2:24 pm under College, Professional | Be the First to Comment

She grew up as an up-and-coming athlete out of Reidsville, N.C., and she is taking her experience as a football player, in a women’s football league to the Carolina Panthers practice field, where Jenifer King serves as a Carolina Panthers football coaching intern….She is working with the wide receivers and she hopes to one day …Read the Rest…

Update on Sports Topics of the Day:Anne Donovan, Women’s Basketball Legend has died, age 56/Smith HS guard leaving Eagles headed to GDS/Dudley Panthers will be at N.C. State 7 on 7 on Friday(HPCA also in Raleigh for the 7 on 7)

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*****High Point Christian Academy and Dudley both in Raleigh today/Friday, for the N.C. State 7 on 7 Football Tournament….***** Women’s College Basketball has lost a BIG name:Anne Donovan has died, gone at age 56….. She was a BIG active center for women’s college basketball back in the late 70’s and early 80’s and at 6’8 …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today Thursday(6/14/18) with Wednesday finals

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today Thursday(6/14/18) with Wednesday Finals *****Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today with Results from Wednesday’s games…***** South Atlantic League: Today:Hickory Crawdads(28-36) at Greensboro Grasshoppers(31-34) 7pm at First National Bank Field Wednesday Finals:Greensboro Greensboro Grasshoppers 7, Hickory Crawdads 5/Greensboro Greensboro Grasshoppers 13. Hickory Crawdads 4 Games can be heard at www.gsohoppers.com… Coastal Plain …Read the Rest…

Caldwell Academy Baseball Coach Dan Bozarth hosting Baseball Camp June 18-20

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Dan Bozarth, head baseball coach at Caldwell Academy, will be hosting his annual summer baseball camp June 18-20. The camp is from 9am-Noon each day. Cost is $75. Email Dan Bozarth for more information or registration details. Dan.bozarth@caldwellacademy.org

Andy Durham talking wrestling with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch

Posted by Andy Durham on June 13, 2018 at 10:27 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

We have all seven segments up here now with Bruce Mitchell, from PWTorch.com and the Pro Wrestling Torch and these are very good topics that are currently making the rounds on the Pro Wrestling/Sports Entertainment scene…We talk about the upcoming “All-In Event” coming to Chicago, on September 1, ROH Wrestling going to the Madison Square …Read the Rest…

Eastern Randolph Post 81 Claws Back, but Falls Just Short Against Wake Forest Post 187/Post 81 ER fights back to take Game Two, 10-5

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Eastern Randolph Post 81 Claws Back, but Falls Just Short Against Wake Forest Post 187 Final:(Game One) Post 187 Wake Forest 10 Post 81 Eastern Randolph 9 Eastern Randolph Post 81 Defeats Wake Forest Post 187 Despite Allowing 3-Run Inning Final:(Game Two) Post 81 Eastern Randolph 10 Post 187 Wake Forest 5


Wyndham Invitational presented by BB&T American Junior Golf Association Results: Karl Vilips takes one-stroke lead at Sedgefield Country Club

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Australian Karl Vilips, the No. 1 player in the Rolex AJGA Rankings, claimed sole possession of the lead after a second-round 2-under-par 68. Vilips leads by one stroke heading into Thursday’s third round at Sedgefield Country Club’s Pete Dye Course, totaling a 5-under-par 135. “I was a lot more aggressive today than …Read the Rest…

Powerade State Games High School Baseball Event Begins Today

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Powerade State Games High School Baseball Event Begins Today The Powerade State Games of North Carolina will host its High School Baseball Event June 13-17 at Grimsley High School and UNC Greensboro’s Baseball Stadium. The event pits the best 20 underclassmen players from eight North Carolina regions against each other to battle it out in …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers take two Wednesday from the Hickory Crawdads at First National Bank Field

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Game One of Wednesday’s Doubleheader with the Greensboro Grasshoppers taking on the Hickory Crawdads… Greensboro Grasshoppers 7, Hickory Crawdads 5 Game Two:Greensboro Grasshoppers 13, Hickory Crawdads 4

Elon Baseball’s Brnovich Earns First-Team All-America, All-Region Nods

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – After setting a new program record for strikeouts, Elon University sophomore pitcher Kyle Brnovich has been selected as a First Team Perfect Game/Rawlings All-American. This is the second All-America honor for the right-hander this year. Brnovich was also named a first-team member of the Atlantic-ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Team on Wednesday, June 13. …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today Wednesday(6/13/18) with Tuesday finals

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today Wednesday(6/13/18) with Tuesday Finals *****Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today with Results from Tuesday’s games…***** South Atlantic League: Today:Hickory Crawdads(28-34) at Greensboro Grasshoppers(29-34) Doubleheader starts at 12 Noon…First National Bank Field Tuesday Finals:Hickory Crawdads 5, Greensboro Greensboro Grasshoppers 1/Hickory Crawdads 2, Greensboro Greensboro Grasshoppers 1 Games can be heard at www.gsohoppers.com… …Read the Rest…

AJGA/American Junior Golf Association Results: Three tied at 3-under-par 67 at Sedgefield Country Club

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Three tied atop leaderboard at Sedgefield Osborne, Vilips and Taylor II lead at 3-under-par 67 GREENSBORO, N.C. – After the first round of the Wyndham Invitational presented by BB&T, three players are tied for the lead at 3-under-par 67 at Sedgefield Country Club’s Pete Dye Course. Charles Osborne, Karl Vilips and Troy Taylor II are …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Hoppers can’t get clutch hit, get swept

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Hoppers can’t get clutch hit, get swept from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) at www.gsohoppers.com An inability to drive in runners in scoring position continues to plague the Hoppers. A last-inning rally was thwarted by that very thing Tuesday night in the second game of a doubleheader against Hickory. The resulting 2–1 loss, …Read the Rest…

Former Northeast Guilford HS basketball player Todd Withers(Queens University) trying to make it in the NBA

Posted by Andy Durham on June 12, 2018 at 4:01 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Todd Withers, the former Northeast Guilford Ram high school basketball player, is looking for a shot in the NBA….Todd Withers played for Curtis Hunter at NEG and now Withers is looking to take his basketball game on to the highest level, on to the NBA…..Todd Withers worked out Monday with the Charlotte Hornets, prior to …Read the Rest…

Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today Tuesday(6/12/18) with Monday finals

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Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today Tuesday(6/12/18) with Monday finals *****ACC Baseball NCAA Super Regionals from Monday:***** FINAL:Texas Tech 6, Duke 2 Duke Blue Devils eliminated… *****Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today with Results from Monday’s games…***** South Atlantic League: Today:Hickory Crawdads(26-34) at Greensboro Grasshoppers(29-32) Doubleheader starts at 5:30pm Monday Final:Hickory Crawdads 8, Greensboro Greensboro Grasshoppers 7 …Read the Rest…