Eric Ebron(Smith HS) has been placed on the Pittsburgh Steelers Reserve/COVID-19 list:Ebron missing from Cleveland Brown’s game(today) and will likely miss First Round Playoff Game

Posted by Andy Durham on January 3, 2021 at 2:18 pm under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Cornerback Joe Haden, tight end Eric Ebron(Ben L. Smith High School)GA and outside linebacker Cassius Marsh have been placed on the reserve/covid-19 list, meaning they won’t play for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the season finale Sunday/today at Cleveland and likely won’t return until after the team’s playoff opener next weekend. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Steelers …Read the Rest…

Caldwell Academy Basketball Report for 11/23/2020:HP Central Volleyball over Smith, 3-0/Northwest Guilford over Grimsley Volleyball, 3-0

Posted by Andy Durham on November 23, 2020 at 11:57 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Caldwell Academy girls basketball tops Hickory Christian, 51-33….JV Boys basketball from Caldwell Academy, also wins…. Varsity girls basketball moves to 3-0 with a 51-33 win over Hickory Christian. JV boys also picked up a road win today. #riseup pic.twitter.com/qlweGOdUTL — Caldwell Athletics (@CaldwellEagles) November 23, 2020 High Point Central Bison volleyball over Ben L. Smith, …Read the Rest…


New Ben L. Smith High School running backs coach put up some Very Impressive running numbers back in his day, as a Running Back in Rowan County

Posted by Andy Durham on September 2, 2020 at 4:26 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Here you go, with a good one on Thomas Lowe, the new running backs coach, at Ben L. Smith High School, here in Greensboro…Lowe was also (176-0) in wrestling back in high school…….. Football: Lowe played in an era of rushing legends By Mike London with the Salisbury Post….. CLICK HERE to read all of …Read the Rest…

Kobe George(Smith HS) headed to The Burlington School in High School Basketball Move

Posted by Andy Durham on August 18, 2020 at 10:39 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Kobe George, from Ben L. Smith High School, is headed to The Burlington School, to continue his high school basketball career….Kobe George, a rising sophomore coming out of Smith, and part of the Class of 2023, unless he re-classes at TBS…A strong defensive player at Smith, with plenty of offense to compliment his game…Played Middle …Read the Rest…

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:First up Today we have Ben L. Smith High School(Home of the Eagles)

Posted by Andy Durham on May 28, 2020 at 11:07 am under High School | 3 Comments to Read

Recognizing/Celebrating the Senior Athletes from around Guilford County:First Today we have Ben L. Smith High School(Home of the Eagles) We begin our Senior Takeover/Senior Stampede today with the Smith Golden Eagles….Smith led by Athletic Director Rod McCullough…Coach McCullough, as we call most of our AD’s, has a full load at Smith, and he has a …Read the Rest…


Silas Mason(Smith HS) declares/commits for College Basketball with UNC-Asheville Bulldogs

Posted by Andy Durham on May 2, 2020 at 1:18 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Just saw it today on Twitter, Silas Mason(Ben L. Smith High School) has declared/committed to play college basketball for the UNC-Asheville Bulldogs… Silas Mason has been offered and Silas Mason has committed and he is on his way to UNC-Asheville, in the mountains of North Carolina….. Mason was a Ben L. Smith Golden Eagle and …Read the Rest…

Silas Mason(Smith High School) gets a college basketball offer from N.C. A&T

Posted by Andy Durham on April 4, 2020 at 11:13 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from Twitter: Silas Mason @TheSilas_Mason **********Blessed to receive a offer from NC A&T…********** Silas Mason, Second Team All-State from the North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association…First Team News and Record HSXtra All-Area Boys Basketball Team…First Team All-Conference Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference… Silas Mason averaged right around 17-18 points a game this season(his senior season) for the …Read the Rest…

Eric Ebron(Smith HS) signs new deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers:Going from Ben L. Smith to UNC, then on to Detroit Lions, next up Indianapolis Colts and now Ebron is in Steel Town!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on March 20, 2020 at 10:46 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Twitter: Pittsburgh Steelers signing TE Eric Ebron to a two-year deal worth $12M. (via @rapsheet)… Eric Ebron responding on Twitter: Eric Ebron @Ebron85 Thank you Father, for allowing me another two years to do what I love. Eric Ebron going from Ben L. Smith High School to North Carolina, then on to the Detroit …Read the Rest…

Game Report on Smith at Raleigh Millbrook Boys Basketball/Game Report on Wilmington Hoggard at Greensboro Day School Boys Basketball

Posted by Press Release on December 8, 2019 at 3:17 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

High School Boys Basketball from Saturday: Final:Raleigh Millbrook boys 83, Smith 64 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final Ben L. Smith 10 20 11 23 64 Millbrook 23 20 22 18 83 Smith(4-1)/Raleigh Millbrook(7-0) Greensboro Day School boys 64, Wilmington Hoggard 57 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final Hoggard 11 8 22 16 57 GDS 15 15 …Read the Rest…

Brandon Wiggins out as head football coach at Ben L. Smith High School

Posted by Andy Durham on November 19, 2019 at 7:09 pm under High School | 9 Comments to Read

Brandon Wiggins is out as the head football coach at Ben L. Smith High School…He will stay on at Ben L. Smith HS as a teacher, and he will coach the track team in the Spring of 2020… Spoke with Coach Wiggins earlier this evening and he said the school/administration has decided to go in …Read the Rest…

Desmond Sturdivant(Smith HS) with the Hampton Pirates now an NFL Draft Prospect and “Blessed Beyond Measure”!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on October 14, 2019 at 4:53 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

CLICK HERE for the photo and the NFL Draft News on Desmond Sturdivant, the former Ben L. Smith offensive and defensive lineman, now playing his football trade for the Hampton Pirates and Desmond has become an NFL Draft Prospect, with 6 Tackles for a Loss and 3 Sacks under his belt and his Draft Stock …Read the Rest…


Talking Football on a Monday afternoon, with Brandon Wiggins, head football coach for the Smith Golden Eagles/Video Interview with Coach Wiggins is Ready

Posted by Andy Durham on August 5, 2019 at 7:22 pm under Audio, High School, Video | Comments are off for this article

Going into our afternoon stop at Ben L. Smith High School, over off of Holden Road and we got down to the field and were able to find the Golden Eagles head coach, Brandon Wiggins, and the Eagles had a very good turnout at practice today and it was just a matter of getting the …Read the Rest…

Saying “Good Night”, to Patrick Wright(Ben L. Smith HS), as the WFMY Sports Anchor/Reporter takes his talents to Elon University:Last night for Patrick Wright will be Friday

Posted by Andy Durham on May 29, 2019 at 10:52 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Here is the word, coming in off of Twitter tonight on Patrick Wright, the WFMY News 2 sports reporter/sports anchor is leaving WFMY News 2 Sports, and the Ben L. Smith grad is taking his talents to Elon University… If you get a chance this week, say Good Night, to Patrick Wright, a young man …Read the Rest…

Smith High School looking for members from their 1963-1964 football team:Trying to find players, coaches, trainers, managers, from the school’s first-ever Golden Eagles football team(Players we are watching for/looking for)/Smith was (7-2) in 1963

Posted by Andy Durham on May 10, 2019 at 1:23 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

For more information on this event, call Ray Linney at 336-202-0104…..That’s 336-202-0104… The first-ever black athlete at Smith High School is leading the charge and we are right now putting the word out for Ray Linney, as he seeks to find as many members as possible, from that old 1963-1964 Smith Golden Eagles football team… …Read the Rest…

Nick Witherspoon Defensive End for the Smith Golden Eagles has committed to play college football at Temple University

Posted by Andy Durham on January 12, 2019 at 9:11 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Nick Witherspoon, defensive end for the Ben L. Smith Golden Eagles, has verbally committed to play college football for the Temple Owls in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania…Nick is quick along the defensive line and he recorded 21 sacks this past season(2018), for the Smith Golden Eagles….Good job by Nick and since he is so quick, maybe he …Read the Rest…

Eric Ebron(Smith HS) Play 4 Keeps Skills Football Camp coming to Greensboro Saturday July 16

Posted by Andy Durham on July 9, 2016 at 10:14 am under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Eric Ebron(Ben L. Smith HS, North Carolina Tar Heels, Detroit Lions) has partnered with Greensboro Parks & Recreation to present the first Play 4 Keeps Skills Football Camp. Play 4 Keeps Skills Camp is a specialty football camp designed to improve the training, footwork, and hands of players in skill positions. Who: Skill position players, …Read the Rest…

Raymon Pratt tells us where it is at and it will be at N.C. A&T for the Smith Golden Eagles’ top guard prospect:Eagle commits to Aggies

Posted by Andy Durham on March 7, 2016 at 7:43 pm under College, High School | 4 Comments to Read

Raymon Pratt, Ben L. Smith High School basketball committed to N.C. A&T today and will attend the Greensboro university and play college basketball for the Aggies and new head coach Jay Joyner…. *****Pratt tells us where it is at and where it will be, and that is N.C. A&T….Raymon very happy that the Aggies retained …Read the Rest…


The Eagles Sports Report with Kenneth Brown Jr. in “The Eagles’ Nest” at Ben L. Smith High School

Posted by Press Release on September 23, 2015 at 11:26 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

In “The Eagles’ Nest” with Kenneth Brown Jr. at Ben L. Smith High School, where the men’s soccer team has begun 2015 with one crazy start….The Smith Golden Eagles are getting it done on the field and their soccer team has rally made this one memorable beginning,,,,,from Kenneth Brown Jr.: Another Game. Another Win for …Read the Rest…

Former Smith baseball coach Derrick Johnson new girl’s basketball coach at Reidsville/Former Smith coach died this past weekend

Posted by Andy Durham on June 8, 2015 at 5:28 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

Former Smith baseball coach Derrick Johnson new girl’s basketball coach at Reidsville/Former Smith boy’s basketball coach, Chris Spence, died this past weekend….. Derrick Johnson, who is a Ben L. Smith graduate and was the Golden Eagles baseball coach for several years, has taken on the head girls basketball coaching job at Reidsville High School…Coach Johnson …Read the Rest…

First Playoff Game in 35 years and Smith bests Southeast Guilford 3-2 in Sudden Death Overtime:Golden Eagles refuse to lose/die

Posted by Andy Durham on October 29, 2014 at 10:49 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

NCHSAA Round One Men’s Soccer: Smith 3, Southeast Guilford 2 in Sudden Death OT [Golden Eagles refuse to lose/die.] “This was the most heart pounding, speechless, exciting, overtime and Sudden Death period of my life.” Kenneth Brown Jr. and probably every member of the Golden Eagles soccer team would probably concur/agree with Kenneth Brown Jr. …Read the Rest…