Former Florida State Football Coach Bobby Bowden tested Positive for the Coronavirus on Saturday and was transported back to the hospital on Tuesday afternoon:91 Year-Old ‘Nole relying on Football, Fate and Faith

Posted by Press Release on October 7, 2020 at 12:10 am under College | Comments are off for this article

from Iliana Limon Romero at the Orlando Sentinel….from www.orlandosentinel.com….. Florida FSU coach Bobby Bowden, who has tested positive for COVID-19, was transported by ambulance to the Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare Tuesday afternoon, according to multiple reports. Bowden’s wife, Ann, told the Tallahassee Democrat he was readmitted Tuesday as a precautionary measure due to fatigue. She told …Read the Rest…

High Point Christian Academy Suspends In-School Instruction for the next Two Weeks due to COVID-19 Outbreak and NO Football or Athletic Practices for the Next Two Weeks(Hoping to be back on campus with Students on Monday October 12)

Posted by Andy Durham on September 29, 2020 at 3:17 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

High Point Christian Academy has suspended in-school instruction for two weeks because students tested positive for COVID-19 HPCA_Athletics will not be able to hold practices or games during that time period….. No football for the next two weeks for High Point Christian Academy Cougars…. (HPCA head football coach Scott Bell told Joe Sirera, with the …Read the Rest…


19-Year Old Basketball Player from Davidson County and Ledford High School has died due to complications from Coronavirus/COVID-19

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:25 am under Amateur, High School, Photos | Read the First Comment

from www.myfox8.com: (See more on this story with Brad Jones and Cindy Farmer, on the FOX 8 News at Noon…Then more on the FOX 8 News at 4, 5, 6, 10 and 11 pm.) THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Chad Dorill, a 19-year-old basketball player and recent graduate of Ledford High School in Thomasville, has died of …Read the Rest…

“The Rock”/Dewayne Johnson has tested positive for COVID-19/Coronavirus

Posted by Press Release on September 3, 2020 at 5:15 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former WWE Champion The Rock/Dewayne Johnson and his family recently tested positive for COVID-19. from www.wrestlinginc.com: Rock posted an 11 minute video to Instagram today and revealed that he and his immediate family are currently recovering from the coronavirus. Rock, 48, and his wife Lauren Hashian, 35, have two daughters together – Tiana, who was …Read the Rest…

N.C. State’s Season Opening Football Game could be Delayed due to issues surrounding the Coronavirus/COVID-19

Posted by Press Release on August 25, 2020 at 2:34 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

from Joe Giglio, with WRALSportsFan.com…..www.wralsportsfan.com… Based on the ACC’s COVID-19 protocols with contact tracing, the conference might have to move NC State’s game with Virginia Tech to Sept. 26. That could mean the Wolfpack will open the season on Sept. 19 at home with Wake Forest. NC State announced on Monday that there was a …Read the Rest…


N.C. State shuts down/suspends all Athletics due to Coronavirus Cluster in the Sports Programs:Football on Hold, until Pack can get a hold on COVID-19

Posted by Press Release on August 24, 2020 at 8:32 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

from the News and Observer, in Raleigh, N.C./CLICK HERE to read all…. N.C. State announced Monday that all athletic-related activities are suspended due to a coronavirus cluster within its sports programs. In a statement on its website, N.C. State reported 27 cases within its athletic department, and of those, not all are athletes. A cluster …Read the Rest…

Governor Roy Cooper Extends Phase Two of Coronavirus/COVID-19 Reopening for Five More Weeks:New Round of Phase Two set to end on September 11

Posted by Andy Durham on August 6, 2020 at 12:13 am under Amateur, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Bars, Gyms, Bowling Alleys must remain closed until September 11….. from WFMY News 2 and be sure to CLICK HERE to read more…… (www.wfmynews2.com and be sure to follow WFMY News 2 as they begin The Good Morning Show, at 4:30am) RALEIGH, N.C. — Gov. Roy Cooper announced the state’s Phase 2 reopening plan will …Read the Rest…

Dr. Anthony Fauci says Miami Marlins Coronavirus Outbreak Could Endanger 2020 MLB Season:Former Greensboro Grasshopper Jose Urena placed on the Injured List(Marlins’ Unlucky Number at 17)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 28, 2020 at 10:14 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Dr. Anthony Fauci on the Coronavirus Outbreak that has affected the Miami Marlins and Major League Baseball…. “This could put it in danger,” said Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. “I don’t believe they need to stop, but we just need to follow this and see what happens with …Read the Rest…

Major Baseball Postpones Two Monday Night Games due to Miami Marlins testing Positive for COVID-19/Coronavirus(13 Confirmed Cases in the Marlins’ Clubhouse)

Posted by Press Release on July 27, 2020 at 12:48 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from MLB.com: Major League Baseball announced that two games scheduled to be played Monday night are postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. Monday’s games between the Marlins and the Orioles at Marlins Park and the Phillies and the Yankees at Citizens Bank Park have been postponed while MLB conducts additional COVID-19 testing. from ESPN.com: Miami just …Read the Rest…

The Wife of Ric Flair(Wendy Barlow) has tested Positive for COVID-19

Posted by Press Release on July 21, 2020 at 10:42 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair has confirmed that his wife, Wendy Barlow, is currently sick from the coronavirus (COVID-19), while at the same time denying reports that he has also tested positive from the disease. According to the NY Post, the former 16-time world champion tested positive for COVID-19 last week, though Flair denied …Read the Rest…

Citing Health Issues/Concerns, the Asheboro Copperheads will NOT Play in 2020

Posted by Press Release on June 10, 2020 at 3:46 pm under Amateur, College | Comments are off for this article

from the Asheboro Copperheads Baseball website: Citing health concerns, Copperheads will not play in 2020 Citing the health of players, fans, sponsors, host families, interns and all involved, the owners of the Asheboro Copperheads have decided not to participate in the Coastal Plain League this summer. In an announcement Wednesday, Copperheads officials stated the decision …Read the Rest…


Loss is Gain for North Carolina’s High School Seniors

Posted by Press Release on May 7, 2020 at 8:20 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Loss is Gain for North Carolina’s High School Seniors By Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director of the National Federation of State High School Associations and Que Tucker, Commissioner of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. Have you ever wondered what life would be like without sports? Now we know. And it isn’t fun. No NCAA …Read the Rest…

D.J. Reader(Grimsley HS) partnering with the United Way:Stepping up to help the local Greensboro Community

Posted by Andy Durham on April 29, 2020 at 2:09 pm under College, High School, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Message from D.J. Reader, former Grimsley High School Whirlie, former Clemson Tiger, former Houston Texan and now current Cincinnati Bengal…..David Reader Jr./D.J. Reader is stepping up to help the local Greensboro Community during this time of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Pandemic…..Let’s see what D.J. has to say: I’m partnering with United Way of greater Greensboro to give …Read the Rest…

Where’s the Playground?:Recess is Just Around the Corner!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on April 23, 2020 at 12:40 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

States across the U.S. are opening up their doors again, and we are seeing restrictions being lifted in Georgia, Tennessee, Texas, South Carolina, Florida and more states… It’s back to the beaches in South Carolina and Florida, and in other states the bans on outdoor visits to the parks, are now becoming a thing of …Read the Rest…

The Coronavirus/COVID-19 vs. Joe Public, with Howard Cosell on a comeback, and Cosell making the call of this “Epic Battle”

Posted by Andy Durham on April 7, 2020 at 11:45 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Loren Kantor…. Loren is a passionate, curious Woodcutter/Writer living in Hollywood, California with a love for movies, music and old Los Angeles. Loren is a Woodcuttingfool and you can go to CLICK HERE and you’ll find out how to get a Howard Cosell woodcut, courtesy of Loren Kantor… Loren contacted us here at GreensboroSports.com …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”!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on March 30, 2020 at 12:36 am under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

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…

The Greensboro Sportsplex to House the Homeless beginning on Friday:Offering Shelter during the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Storm

Posted by Andy Durham on March 26, 2020 at 12:20 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

The Greensboro Sportsplex, a city of Greensboro Parks and Recreation Center, will offer shelter during the war on the Coronavirus…The Sportsplex will provide housing in the time of the COVID-19 storm, and each bed that is set up for the homeless will be set up six feet apart, so that the the homeless housing system …Read the Rest…


Greensboro/Guilford County Stay-at-Home Order goes into effect this Friday at 5pm:Please Pay Close Attention

Posted by Press Release on March 25, 2020 at 5:17 pm under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.myfox8.com: GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – Guilford County Commissioners issued a “stay at home” order on Wednesday afternoon. Anyone who lives in Guilford County must stay in their homes except to leave to provide or receive essential services. The order goes into effect on Friday at 5 p.m. and remains in effect until April 16. …Read the Rest…

Centers for Disease Control suggesting No Gatherings of 50 or more people, for 8 more weeks, so looks like could be “No More Sports” for at least two months

Posted by Andy Durham on March 16, 2020 at 11:57 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Here is the word out late Sunday/early Monday from the Centers for Disease Control, and we are monitoring their releases on a regular basis….. “CDC(Centers for Disease Control), in accordance with its guidance for large events and mass gatherings, recommends that for the next 8 weeks, organizers … cancel or postpone in-person events that consist …Read the Rest…