Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today/Monday(6/18/18) with Sunday Finals

Posted by Andy Durham on June 18, 2018 at 10:39 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Be the First to Comment

*****Local Greensboro-area Baseball for Today/Monday with Results from Sunday’s games…***** South Atlantic League: Sunday Final:Greensboro Grasshoppers 3, Kannapolis Intimidators 1 Tonight/Today:OFF for SAL All-Star Break Games can be heard at www.gsohoppers.com… Coastal Plain League: Tonight:HiToms at Forest City Owls 7:05pm Sunday Final:Gastonia Grizzlies 6, Thomasville Hi-Toms 4 Games can be heard at www.hitoms.com with John …Read the Rest…

Darius Graves(Dudley HS) with 65 yards rushing and 1 TD for UNC in Spring Football Game/Austin Proehl with 109 yards receiving and 1 TD for Heels

Posted by Andy Durham on April 10, 2017 at 2:54 pm under College, High School | 3 Comments to Read

*****Locals stand out in UNC Tar Heels’ Spring Football Game, back on Saturday, in Chapel Hill***** Darius Graves– 65 Yards, 21 Carries, 1 Touchdown…..Daruis Graves RB from Dudley High School…. Austin Proehl: 4 catches, 109 Yards, 1 Touchdown…..Austin Proehl veteran WR from Greensboro, N.C.


NCHSAA and UnitedHealthcare sponsor “Championship Drive” food drive at football state championships(Schools donating the most items to receive cash prizes)

Posted by Press Release on December 12, 2016 at 3:05 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

NCHSAA and UnitedHealthcare sponsor “Championship Drive” food drive at football state championships UnitedHealthcare Championship Drive Against Hunger to collect non-perishable food and household items at three state championship games in North Carolina Schools donating the most items to receive cash prizes CHAPEL HILL, N.C. –The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) and UnitedHealthcare will …Read the Rest…

Long-time Greensboro Colt Baseball leader and former Southeast Guilford assistant baseball coach Larry Moore has left us at age 77

Posted by Andy Durham on September 15, 2016 at 10:51 am under Amateur, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Mr. Moore was a good man, I will go a step further and say Mr. Moore was a great man… Larry Moore was nothing more that, a battler….He had battled illness and poor health for many years, but if he had problems, he never let them get in the way or slow him down….Mr. Moore …Read the Rest…

NCAA to relocate championships from North Carolina for 2016-17:Has Mark Emerick lost his mind or has our governor lost the support of the people???

Posted by Andy Durham on September 13, 2016 at 11:51 am under College | 40 Comments to Read

The Game of the Week, the Game of the Month and the Game of the Year all rolled into one, or do we have two games here today??? This might just be a Doubleheader or maybe a Double-Team event…. Game One:Governor Pat McCrory vs. NCAA President Mark Emerick Game Two:Governor Pat McCrory vs. North Carolina …Read the Rest…


New News and Record Top Ten High School Football Poll and Top Two hold on to spots, but others fall and all-in-all Eagles and Panthers leaving others behind

Posted by Andy Durham on September 12, 2016 at 2:09 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

The East Forsyth Eagles have that top spot in the News and Record Top Ten High School Football Poll for this week and the Dudley Panthers are a very close second….After the Top Two, the Top Ten has begun to spin and if you don’t win, it is almost a sin and you might not …Read the Rest…

Paris Kea(Page HS/North Carolina) an Invitee to join USA Women’s Basketball “Going for the Gold”

Posted by Press Release on May 6, 2015 at 12:47 pm under Amateur, College, High School | 2 Comments to Read

from USA Women’s Basketball/FIBA: Nineteen Gold Medalists Highlight 2015 USA Basketball Women’s U19 World Championship Team Trials Roster A’ja Wilson was MVP of the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship after helping lead the USA to gold. She previously won gold as a member of the 2013 USA U19 World Championship Team and returns to try …Read the Rest…

The passing of another great Greensboro athlete:Former Smith Golden Eagle Calvin Williamson has passed on

Posted by Andy Durham on March 10, 2015 at 4:47 pm under College, High School | 2 Comments to Read

Former Ben L. Smith basketball, football ,and track star Calvin Williamson has passed on. He played for Jack Chatham’s late 60’s Eagles along with his brother Laymon and basketball Hall-of-Famer Bob McAdoo….. Williamson went from Smith to Coahoma JC in Mississippi, and UTC-Chattanooga on a basketball scholarship. He leaves 4 children, 6 grandchildren,1 great-grandchild, 3 …Read the Rest…

Coach Kristin Shelton and St. Pius Comets run winning-streak to 90 games

Posted by Andy Durham on February 11, 2015 at 3:29 pm under Amateur | 2 Comments to Read

Update on St. Pius Varsity Girls……Last time out when we checked they had gone on a streak of winning 67 consecutive games, but now that streak has reached 90 games, as we go deep into the 2015 season….We remember the Heard sisters(Emma and Jillian) Ava Casper and others off of last year’s St. Pius girls …Read the Rest…

Come and see what Carmine has cooking with the Sixth Tool Program at Carolina Acceleration:Are you READY to get ready???

Posted by Andy Durham on July 30, 2014 at 10:37 am under Amateur, High School | Comments are off for this article

Welcome to the 2014-2015 SIXTH TOOL PROGRAM Created at Carolina Acceleration by Carmine Pagano Designed specifically for the Development of Baseball/Softball skills (however Lacrosse and Soccer players also welcome) during the off-season and pre-season! This program is the most complete and comprehensive “OFF-SEASON and PRE-SEASON” conditioning program, designed specifically for the baseball and softball player. …Read the Rest…

New book about Greensboro with stunning images from author Kevin Reid

Posted by Press Release on July 9, 2014 at 10:29 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

New Book Celebrates Greensboro’s Colorful History Local author pens new book sharing history using stunning images Greensboro is the latest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s newest series Images of Modern America. The book by local author Kevin Reid is set to release on July 21, 2014, and uses 160 stunning images to illustrate the town’s modern …Read the Rest…


‘Monday in the Middle’:Kiser at Aycock and Tigers top Lions

Posted by Andy Durham on February 10, 2014 at 7:54 pm under Amateur | Read the First Comment

Final score from the boys middle school game at the Aycock Gymnasium: Kiser 56 Aycock 35 *****The players that caught my attention from the winning team were #’s 12, 23 and 30 and I don’t know any of their of their names, this is the first middle school game of any type, that I have …Read the Rest…

National Collegiate Sevens Rugby Championships Greensboro-Bound this Fall

Posted by Press Release on August 27, 2013 at 4:05 pm under Amateur, College | Comments are off for this article

“Greensboro has treated USA Rugby well in the past and it was an easy choice to host the 2013 National Collegiate Sevens Championships there.” BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby announced today Greensboro, N.C., will host the USA Rugby 2013 National Collegiate Sevens Championships this fall. Schools from 17-plus Men’s DI, D2/Small College, and Women’s D1, …Read the Rest…

Bill on Baseball:Drive shuts down Hoppers again

Posted by Press Release on July 31, 2013 at 10:01 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball at www.gsohoppers.com: Drive shuts down Hoppers again Perhaps it’s a good thing the Hoppers are only going to see the Greenville Drive for one series this season. The Red Sox farmhands beat Greensboro for the second straight night Tuesday, 5-1. In two games the Hoppers have been held …Read the Rest…

The old War Memorial Stadium is coming down in sections/bits and pieces(Video Show)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 15, 2013 at 7:15 pm under College, High School, Professional, Video | Read the First Comment

They are tearing down the old War Memorial Stadium on Yanceyville and Lindsay Streets and the demolition crews are in there and it is starting to come down in sections/bits and pieces…. Video #1 gives you an idea of what area is coming down first…Out in left field and hte Grand Stand….CLICK BELOW and it …Read the Rest…

Tight ballgame with Reds and Dodgers in the GNABA at DRP:Final was 8-5 Reds

Posted by Andy Durham on May 30, 2013 at 8:41 pm under Amateur, College, High School | Read the First Comment

Final:Greensboro NABA Reds 8, Winston-Salem Dodgers 5 HR:(Reds) Jesus Santiago…. WP:Dylan Thompson[SA/UNCG](2 Innings)….Kevin Minter(3 Innings) and Timmy Dezearn went 2 Innings for the Reds….Adam Foster lasted 7 Innings for the Dodgers….Reds Alex Starbuck(East Forsyth/Guilford College) had a two-run Double….Keith Anderson had a two-run Double for the WS Dodgers…. *****Enad Haddad sent re-check final of 8-5 …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Palomino Baseball Opportunities for 2013

Posted by Andy Durham on April 4, 2013 at 9:28 am under Amateur | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro Palomino is currently seeking anyone interested in serving as interns or volunteering to help work during the summer season. The new re-vamped league will be transitioning to a “wooden bat” high school age (15-18) summer program. Games will be Monday through Thursday nights with locations being War Memorial Stadium or Stoner-White Stadium. We are …Read the Rest…


Older kids ‘Kite Flying Contest’ still on today for Robert Stutts backyard

Posted by Andy Durham on March 6, 2013 at 3:29 pm under Amateur | Comments are off for this article

As far as we know and can tell, the older kids ‘Kite Flying Contest’ is still on today for 6pm in the big field, out behind Robert Stutts’ backyard…. Most all of the competitors know Mr. Stutts, so give him a call, or drop him an E-mail to declare your intentions for this year’s contest/event…. …Read the Rest…

This may help ECU win the game on Saturday:East Carolina Military Shout Out from Kuwait

Posted by Andy Durham on August 30, 2012 at 1:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

East Carolina vs. Appalachian State this Saturday…… This is a super video Shout Out! for the East Carolina Pirates, from the 113th Brigade of the North Carolina National Guard, based out of GREENSBORO, N.C. and currently stationed at Camp AriJan, Kuwait…..Let’s hear it for the GREENSBORO group and you can hear and see them when …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers take Three-out-of-Four games from the Delmarva Shorebirds, as Gimenez and Senne take center stage today

Posted by Andy Durham on August 6, 2012 at 5:32 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Final today in 11 Innings from NewBridge Bank Park, with the Greensboro Grasshoppers topping the Delmarva Shorebirds, in a day baseball game…… Greensboro Grasshoppers 5 Delmarva Shorebirds 5 (11 Innings) WP:Greg Nappo(2-4) LP:Jesse Beal(2-4) HR:(GSO) Wilfredo Gimenez(2)….Gimenez went 4-4 with a BB overall…. Game Winning Run:Gimenez….Game Winning RBI:Aaron Senne….Catch of the Game with a fly …Read the Rest…