What’s the Danger/Health Threat of me and Another Person standing Six Feet apart and Throwing a Football???

Posted by Andy Durham on August 10, 2020 at 8:04 pm under High School, Photos | Read the First Comment

Throwing the football….Standing six feet apart….I have been doing this since back in early May, and so far, so good… Have had some good workouts…Every Saturday afternoon, for two-three hours. What’s the danger, what’s the health threat, in throwing the football with another person, while standing six feet apart? The high school football players could …Read the Rest…

With safety measures in place, students need sports, arts for mental and emotional wellness

Posted by Press Release on July 17, 2020 at 5:30 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

With safety measures in place, students need sports, arts for mental and emotional wellness By Dr. Karissa Niehoff, NFHS Executive Director ***********NFHS/National Federation of High School Associations********** It’s decision time in our nation’s schools. Will the 56 million-plus students in K-12 schools be able to return to the classroom for the first time since March …Read the Rest…


Update on area School Districts and their Back-to-Sports Workout Plans:Some still on for Monday July 20, but others Postpone and will start up later on(GCS, WS/FCS/Alamance-Burlington, ROCK)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 16, 2020 at 11:23 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

Coming in tonight from WXII TV 12/www.wxii12.com and be sure to watch WXII TV 12 at 11pm and wake up with their morning show/the Today Show…. WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Multiple school districts in the Piedmont Triad decided Thursday to postpone the beginning of voluntary workouts for fall high school sports during the summer. Alamance-Burlington School …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Fall Sports/Return to Sports Updates coming in from Wednesday Morning Presser

Posted by Andy Durham on July 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm under High School | 3 Comments to Read

The NCHSAA, led by their commissioner Que Tucker, spoke this morning on a state-wide teleconference and said the following.. They(the NCHSAA) are sticking with Governor Roy Copper’s plan…The NCHSAA’s Plan for Return to Sports will stay in line with that of the Governor… To return to sports and to have games begin in the Fall, …Read the Rest…

Phase One Plan of Return to High Sports Set to take effect on June 15: NCHSAA set to end Dead Period and let High School Sports Resume(We have ALL of the Details)

Posted by Press Release on June 8, 2020 at 10:53 am under High School, Photos | 21 Comments to Read

You can read below, as the NCHSAA plans to lift the Dead Period for high school sports on June 15…If all works out on the proper advisory levels, high school sports workouts can resume on June 15….Read more below, from the NCHSAA… (Click On lower post parts for full details.)….With all of this information released …Read the Rest…


We will be Missing this Man Michael:Michael Lindsay Gone from the High Point Enterprise, as COVID-19 forces furlough and here’s hoping he’s back soon!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on April 10, 2020 at 5:12 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

We will be Missing this Man Michael: **********Michael Lindsay Gone from the High Point Enterprise High School Sports Scene, as COVID-19 takes away one of area’s top writers and hoping for Quick Return, after his furlough….********** ++++++++++You have to like the Furloughs when you get a Kim, John, Matt, or Sammi Furlough, but with this …Read the Rest…

Governor Roy Cooper says All North Carolina Public Schools will be CLOSED until at least May 15:High School Basketball Gone, Baseball still on Deck, but fading fast!!!(Continuation Date on High School Sports no sooner than May 18)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 23, 2020 at 2:35 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

++++++++++The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has announced spring sports will be suspended until at least May 18.++++++++++ **********Governor Roy Cooper, the governor of North Carolina and this announcement made this afternoon on Twitter and Live on 680 AM/WPTF out of Raleigh….********** @NC_Governor :Therefore, today I will sign an executive order that closes public …Read the Rest…

A Major Thread from the Winston-Salem Sports Community has left us:Mason Linker former WS Journal preps reporter has died at age 49

Posted by Andy Durham on May 11, 2019 at 12:09 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

You talk about leaving us way too soon…Here is a case where that point really stands out…Former Winston-Salem Journal high school sports writer/preps reporter Mason Linker is gone, at just 49 years old…Man, that is gone way too soon…You can read below and realize that he covered some ground, in his time with the Journal…. …Read the Rest…

Ragsdale Girls Fight To Victory, Grimsley Boys Grind in Win Over Ragsdale – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on January 27, 2018 at 1:29 am under High School | 3 Comments to Read

The Ragsdale Lady Tigers defeated the Grimsley Whirlies by a score of 38-29 in their first game in two weeks on Friday night. The two teams battled for a win in the conference with Ragsdale finally pulling through. The Tigers struggled offensively and were plagued by defensive errors as they battled the Whirlies who were …Read the Rest…

Booster Club President takes the Money and Runs

Posted by Andy Durham on August 23, 2017 at 1:44 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Sandra Dawn Petersen, 40, of Pikeville, was the Band Booster Club President at C.B. Aycock High School and she took the money and ran fast…. Petersen took/embezzled money from the Band Booster Club funds and the Band supports the football team, and now Petersen is in jail being held under a $15,000.00 unsecured bond…. What’s …Read the Rest…

Guilford County parents talk about still having issues with the GCS Athletics Fees

Posted by Andy Durham on July 16, 2017 at 3:40 pm under High School | 4 Comments to Read

There’s a new piece/post at the News and Record site with Joe Sirera and his HSXtra blog, and he talks to some of the parents in and around Guilford County, and you might even recognize a few names as being of some of those commenters, that come by the site on occasion… The $45.00 “Pay …Read the Rest…


Guests in town for the Holidays?:Check out Cafe Pasta and Grille on State Street

Posted by Andy Durham on December 21, 2016 at 5:03 pm under College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

Got friends/guests in town for the Holidays??? Check out Cafe Pasta and Grille on State Street for an outstanding Holiday Meal and just a great time to get together with family and friends… They are open for Lunch and Dinner and you can get the full pre-meal info at www.cafepasta.com. A holiday favorite since 1984, …Read the Rest…

Final High School Realignment from the NCHSAA as the Fall of 2017 approaches

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2016 at 2:35 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

CLICK HERE from the NCHSAA to see how all of your schools ended up and not much change from the last time we posted this, but this gives you the final look at how things will look in all NCHSAA Sports in the Fall of 2017 and this is it, how Guilford County and the …Read the Rest…

Baseball and Basketball in Focus Tonight at the Shane’s Rib Shack on Westover Terrace 6pm

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2016 at 1:51 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

Sports in Focus tonight at the Shane’s Rib Shack on Westover Terrace with Baseball and Basketball being the keynote topics this evening…. We get under way at 6pm with Charlie Pannell talking baseball and talking in particular about the Farm Bureau Baseball Invitational Tournament, coming to NewBridge Bank Park next week, on Wednesday, Thursday and …Read the Rest…

Local coach has passed on:Father of Lindsay(“Boo Cat”) and Michael Foster has left a big void

Posted by Andy Durham on January 18, 2016 at 1:26 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

You can tell that a person meant a lot by the way that they are remembered and you have to say it is a sad day for many local baseball players and other athletes today, with the passing of Lindsay “Boo Cat” Foster and Michael Foster’s dad… From what we have been able to learn, …Read the Rest…

Are multi-sport Athletes an endangered species?(How one-sport Athletes are changing Youth Sports)

Posted by Press Release on January 4, 2016 at 8:11 pm under Amateur, High School | 3 Comments to Read

They send these posts to us about once a month and time to share from “The Season” and this month they ask the question, “Are multi-sport Athletes an endangered species?”…… [How one-sport Athletes are changing Youth Sports]……… It may be that parents — who have their eyes set on a college scholarship, the proverbial pot …Read the Rest…

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from GreensboroSports.com

Posted by Andy Durham on December 25, 2015 at 2:04 am under High School | 3 Comments to Read

Happy Holidays from GreensboroSports.com….Hope it is a good Christmas Day for all coming in from Don Moore, Dennis White, Nathan White, Wyatt Smith, Cameron Robles, Michael Fields, Bryson Gordon, Kris Walser, Darryl Steele and many more that have helped out and contributed here at GreensboroSports.com over the past year/season….


Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS/Eastern Guilford HS) to the Caldwell County Sports Hall of Fame on Monday night

Posted by Andy Durham on October 25, 2015 at 4:06 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Coach Slayton was inducted into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame back in September of this year, he had the Southeast Guilford football stadium re-dedicated in his honor this past Friday night and now on to the Caldwell County Sports Hall of Fame on Monday night….Pretty good run for the hard-charger from Granite Falls, …Read the Rest…

New Girls Soccer Coach at Northwest Guilford HS is Beth Ann Alcorn

Posted by Andy Durham on October 1, 2015 at 11:41 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Northwest Guilford High School is pleased to announce that Beth Ann Alcorn has been named the new varsity girls soccer coach at Northwest Guilford for the girls soccer season for the 2015-2016 year. Beth Ann has served as JV coach in the program for the past two years and played collegiately at Pfeiffer University. She …Read the Rest…

How to get your child/young athlete a College Scholarship

Posted by Andy Durham on July 29, 2015 at 11:17 am under High School | 5 Comments to Read

A very good and informative read from Langston Wertz Jr., with the high school sports department at the Charlotte Observer newspaper and the Charlotte Observer on-line….. Langston Wertz says: Want to get your kid a sports scholarship? Read this Tip: Game tape is essential Tip: Initial outreach should be via email or Twitter, not by …Read the Rest…