Grimsley Defense Endures, as Whirlies Knock off East Forsyth Eagles in Round One of NCHSAA Playoffs

Local Finals from Friday Night High School Football…. Grimsley 27, East Forsyth 13 Grimsley(7-0)/East Forsyth(3-4) Dudley 28, Watauga 8 Dudley(7-1)/Watauga(5-2) Myers Park 63, Northwest Guilford 22 Myers Park(8-0)/NWG(6-2) Clayton 31, Southeast Guilford 17 Clayton(7-1)/SEG(6-2) Havelock 56, Southern Guilford 14 Havelock(8-0)/Southern Guilford(5-3) Grimsley Whirlies win with Enduring Defense… Check out the audio from the game when… Continue reading Grimsley Defense Endures, as Whirlies Knock off East Forsyth Eagles in Round One of NCHSAA Playoffs

The Morning Run:We have struck Gold:This week’s Top Ten List

Got to thinking about all of the things that have gold involved, and several came to mind, as I was out there on the Morning Runs this week… For instance….Everything That Glitters is not Gold…Dan Seals…Gold from John Stewart…Golden Years, from David Bowie…Golden Ring from George Jones and Tammy Wynette, Fire on the Mountain from… Continue reading The Morning Run:We have struck Gold:This week’s Top Ten List

UNCG’s Wes Miller accepts head basketball coaching job at Cincinnati:Wes will become Bearcats’ basketball boss

from www.wxii12.com: See more on the WXII TV 12 News/Sports at 10pm on the Triad’s CW 20, then at 11pm with Kenny Beck and Lauren Walsh, on WXII TV12 News/Sports…. UNCG head coach Wes Miller accepts head coaching job at University of Cincinnati https://t.co/mse8RnqQ5R — WXII 12 News (@WXII) April 15, 2021 GREENSBORO, N.C. —Wes… Continue reading UNCG’s Wes Miller accepts head basketball coaching job at Cincinnati:Wes will become Bearcats’ basketball boss

Raven Preston(Quality Education Academy) has committed to attend college and play College Basketball for the Elon University Phoenix

The Elon University Women’s Basketball Team has picked up a verbal commitment from a prized recruit….Raven Preston, one of the top female high school basketball players in the state of North Carolina, has declared that she is 110% committed to the Elon Phoenix… Raven Preston, who was a member of the NCHSAA 3-A Girls State… Continue reading Raven Preston(Quality Education Academy) has committed to attend college and play College Basketball for the Elon University Phoenix

Former NFL Player Phillip Adams kills five people and then kills himself

NFL player Phillip Adams killed 5, then himself, AP reports from www.myfox8.com: COLUMBIA, S.C. — The gunman who killed five people including a prominent doctor in South Carolina was former NFL player Phillip Adams, who killed himself early Thursday, according to a source who was briefed on the investigation. The source, who spoke on condition… Continue reading Former NFL Player Phillip Adams kills five people and then kills himself

Alonza Barnett III(Grimsley HS) gets College Football Offer from N.C. A&T Aggies

Alonza Barnett, junior quarterback from Grimsley High School, and Class of 2022, has received a college football offer from the N.C. A&T Aggies….A very solid college football offer, and AB III has family connections from the N.C. A&T football family… Probably the most polished HS quarterback I have watched this spring. Great mechanics and arm… Continue reading Alonza Barnett III(Grimsley HS) gets College Football Offer from N.C. A&T Aggies

Isaiah Miller(UNCG Men’s Basketball) entering the NBA Draft and hiring an agent

Isaiah Miller(UNCG Men’s Basketball) entering the NBA Draft and hiring an agent…A good going away statement from the UNCG Spatans’ Isaiah Miller… I just want to thank God for getting to this point of my journey ?? Not finished with it !!! Y’all should’ve known I was going to run that back TURBO ?? #M36Y… Continue reading Isaiah Miller(UNCG Men’s Basketball) entering the NBA Draft and hiring an agent

BREAKING – Hubert Davis named next UNC-CH Men’s Basketball Coach

More details soon from www.wxii12.com: CHAPEL HILL, N.C. —Tar Heels assistant coach Hubert Davis will be UNC’s next men’s basketball coach. The University Board of Trustees is meeting this afternoon to consider a contract. The announcement comes just four days after Williams’ retirement announcement. Athletics director Bubba Cunningham previously said he wanted the hiring process… Continue reading BREAKING – Hubert Davis named next UNC-CH Men’s Basketball Coach

New High School Football Power Rankings from NCPreps.com

Here are the new high school football Power Rankings for this week, from Chris Hughes and NCPreps.com…Chris Hughes, with the good news for this week…. From the 4-A Power Rankings we have the Grimsley Whirlies at #7 again this week…Plus you will find Glenn at #14 and West Forsyth at #15…. Here are this week's… Continue reading New High School Football Power Rankings from NCPreps.com

“There are Onions, Jim, and there are Major Onions”:Bill Raftery on Jalen Suggs’(Gonzaga) shot to beat UCLA in OT!!!

There was the call at the end of the Gonzaga overtime win on Saturday night over UCLA, 93-90….. “There are Onions, Jim, and there are Major Onions”:**********Bill Raftery********** CLICK ON BELOW to check out the video….. “There are Onions, Jim, and there are MAJOR ONIONS” – Bill Raftery on Jalen Suggs’ shot!!#FinalFour pic.twitter.com/vOSyn0L22d — Antonio… Continue reading “There are Onions, Jim, and there are Major Onions”:Bill Raftery on Jalen Suggs’(Gonzaga) shot to beat UCLA in OT!!!

Sadness in the Local Sports Community:Page HS Soccer coach and former News and Record high school sportswriter Tim Nash has died

from Page High Athletics on Twitter….. Page High School Athletics @PagePiratesATH Heartbroken to share that beloved @PHSstudentbody women’s soccer coach, Tim Nash, unexpectedly passed away last night. He touched the lives of so many in the Page Community. We send our sincerest condolences to his wife and family. We love and miss you, Coach.Page High… Continue reading Sadness in the Local Sports Community:Page HS Soccer coach and former News and Record high school sportswriter Tim Nash has died

After 48 seasons as a College Basketball Coach, Roy Williams, the North Carolina Tar Heels’ top man, is retiring:Will Wes Miller(UNCG) be the Tar Heels’ next head coach???

from www.wxii12.com: CHAPEL HILL, N.C. —University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced Thursday morning that legendary basketball coach Roy Williams is retiring. Williams, who led UNC to three NCAA championships, is retiring after 33 seasons and 903 wins as a college basketball head coach. Williams will speak at a news conference at 4 p.m.… Continue reading After 48 seasons as a College Basketball Coach, Roy Williams, the North Carolina Tar Heels’ top man, is retiring:Will Wes Miller(UNCG) be the Tar Heels’ next head coach???

Coach Jim Oddo(Charlotte Catholic Cougars) gone at age 85

Dudley played them for the State Title, Northern Guilford played them for the State Title, and many of our local high school football fans remember the name of Jim Oddo and his Charlotte Catholic Cougars… We hear today, that coach Oddo is gone at age 85…The old coach of the Cougars has passed away…A sad… Continue reading Coach Jim Oddo(Charlotte Catholic Cougars) gone at age 85

Jordan “Juice” Perkins(Greensboro Day School) leaving N.C. Central and headed to Longwood University for basketball

Jordan “Juice” Perkins, from the Greensboro Day School Bengals boys basketball team, is leaving North Carolina Central University, and he will be headed to Farmville, Virginia, where he will be playing college basketball for the Longwood Lancers…. It’s my time ?? thank you God pic.twitter.com/yeEWlFDIpZ — Juice (@JuicePerk12) March 30, 2021

John Newman III(Greensboro Day School/Clemson) headed home/headed to UNCG Men’s Basketball Team

John Newman III, from the Greensboro Day School, and formerly of the Clemson Tigers basketball team is headed home, and he is headed right to the UNCG Men’s Basketball Team….John Newman III is coming home and he will be playing for coach Wes Miller, and the UNCG Spartans….John Newman III’s dad, John Newman Jr., used… Continue reading John Newman III(Greensboro Day School/Clemson) headed home/headed to UNCG Men’s Basketball Team

N.C. State’s Wes Moore Women’s College Basketball National Coach of the Year

N.C. State’s Wes Moore Women’s College Basketball National Coach of the Year ?: Congratulations to Wes Moore (@WolfpackWes), the 2021 @USMarineCorps/ WBCA NCAA Division I National Coach of the Year! ?: https://t.co/p3eByys8LQ#WBCAwards | #ncaaW | @ncaawbb | @packwomensbball | @packathletics pic.twitter.com/8JW9wDNKaD — WBCA (@WBCA1981) March 24, 2021 Blessed with the BEST ?@WolfpackWes is @WBCA1981 National… Continue reading N.C. State’s Wes Moore Women’s College Basketball National Coach of the Year

APP State-Charlotte Game Marks Debut of new Kannapolis Cannon Ballers MiLB Stadium:$52 Million Stadium has First Official Game going with First Pitch, at 6pm

App State-Charlotte Game Marks Debut of Kannapolis MiLB Stadium from www.appstatesports.com: BOONE, N.C. — With a four-game winning streak that includes a weekend sweep of its first Sun Belt Conference series, App State faces Charlotte on Tuesday at Atrium Health Ballpark, the new minor league home of the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers in downtown Kannapolis. Love… Continue reading APP State-Charlotte Game Marks Debut of new Kannapolis Cannon Ballers MiLB Stadium:$52 Million Stadium has First Official Game going with First Pitch, at 6pm

Governor Roy Cooper says let’s begin to get back to 100%, this Friday at 5pm

from www.myfox8.com and be sure to tune at 4, 5, 6, 10 and 11pm for more info on this report…WGHP MyFOX 8 News with Neill McNeil, Katie Nordeen, Chad Tucker, Roy Acklund, Danny Harnden, Kevin Connolly and others… Many NC businesses allowed to increase occupancy, some to 100%; alcohol curfew lifted starting Friday, Gov. Roy… Continue reading Governor Roy Cooper says let’s begin to get back to 100%, this Friday at 5pm

John Newman III(Greensboro Day School) leaving Clemson and looking for new College Basketball Home

John Newman III(Greensboro Day School) leaving Clemson and looking for new College Basketball Home by way of Twitter, John Newman III has entered the College Transfer Portal….. Let’s get it , excited for the next step ?? Psalm 40:2 ?? Thank you for everything Clemson ?? pic.twitter.com/uaU88Pop7n — John Newman III (@_JayRock15) March 22, 2021… Continue reading John Newman III(Greensboro Day School) leaving Clemson and looking for new College Basketball Home