Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) named to the South Atlantic League All-Star Team

from the Lakewood BlueClaws site with some GreensboroSports.com notes added in: LAKEWOOD, NJ -Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford High School) has been selected to participate and represent the Lakewood BlueClaws(Philadelphia Phillies) in the 57th annual South Atlantic League All-Star Game on June 21st at Whitaker Bank Ballpark, home of the Lexington (KY) Legends. All-Star Game rosters were… Continue reading Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) named to the South Atlantic League All-Star Team

South Atlantic League taking notice of Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) and his work at the plate with the Lakewood BlueClaws

Tobias thriving in Lakewood Phillies second base prospect showing advanced approach at plate from Bill Ballew with a Special to MILB/Minor League Baseball and on board with this post at the South Atlantic League web site/www.southatlanticleague.com: It does not take long for Minor League road trips to become monotonous. The never-ending bus rides, cheap hotels… Continue reading South Atlantic League taking notice of Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) and his work at the plate with the Lakewood BlueClaws

How some of the locals are doing in Professional Baseball this year/season:Tobias, Butler, Kimbers. Ridge, Dimock, Myers, Newton and check out Dull…

Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS/Florida) is with the Lakewood BlueClaws in the South Atlantic League…Phillies affiliates Josh for 2016 9 games/13-36/.361 AVG./4 Doubles/1 HR/7 RBI/3 Runs…Josh is playing second base for LWD… Blake Butler(Southeast Guilford HS/College of Charleston) is with the Daytona Tortugas in the Florida State League which is High Class A baseball…Reds affiliates. Blake… Continue reading How some of the locals are doing in Professional Baseball this year/season:Tobias, Butler, Kimbers. Ridge, Dimock, Myers, Newton and check out Dull…

Graham Sporting Goods Basketball Scorebord for Tonight:Score Box/Comment Box open tonight:Regional Finals Times and Locations due out Wednesday from NCHSAA

*****NWG vs. SWG and Northern Guilford vs. Eastern Alamance in Women’s Regional Finals(4-A’s and 3-A’s)*****/+++++All Piedmont Triad 4-A and Mid-State 3-A Finals….+++++ Northwest Guilford 59, Myers Park 43…NWG now (29-0) and (57-1) over the past two seasons… NWG girls(15-0) at home this season and now (32-0) at home since back in the 2013/2014 playoffs….NWG with… Continue reading Graham Sporting Goods Basketball Scorebord for Tonight:Score Box/Comment Box open tonight:Regional Finals Times and Locations due out Wednesday from NCHSAA

John Smoltz’ advice to the young pitchers:”Please take care of those young/future arms”

From GameChanger and Tom Robinson, a freelance reporter for Red Line Editorial, Inc. (Sent to us by GameChanger) The Hall of Fame ceremonies July 26 in Cooperstown, N.Y., were about celebrating the careers of John Smoltz and other new inductees. Smoltz, however, took the time in his remarks to include another issue during his time… Continue reading John Smoltz’ advice to the young pitchers:”Please take care of those young/future arms”

Greensboro Colts in 2015 COLT Baseball World Series with first game TODAY vs. Hooiser North at 4pm(Lafayette, Indiana) Final Score:10-9 North

Final:North 10, GSO 9 Czech Republic 2, Pasedena, Texas 1…Bay County, Michigan 7, Hanoi Vietnam 2 Greensboro up 3-0 as they head to the bottom of the 1st Inning….Two-run, two-out Double by Desmond Hargrove with two strikes on him and he hit the ball into shallow center field to bring in two runs….GSO up 3-0… Continue reading Greensboro Colts in 2015 COLT Baseball World Series with first game TODAY vs. Hooiser North at 4pm(Lafayette, Indiana) Final Score:10-9 North

Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(6/16/15):CWS, Hoppers, NABA vs. CVCL, AL, COLTS, SEG Junior Legion and more

from Monday:College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska:Virginia 1, Florida 0….Miami 4, Arkansas 3…Arkansas has been eliminated…UVA-FLA went on into the night/early morning and finished up at around 1:30am….FLA had two men on and nobody out in the bottom of the 8th inning and could not get them in…Bader for the Gators hit a ball so… Continue reading Local Greensboro/Area Baseball for today(6/16/15):CWS, Hoppers, NABA vs. CVCL, AL, COLTS, SEG Junior Legion and more

Time-saving techniques for fielding bunts:Time is of the essence

from Kevin Wheeler at Game Changer……. theseason.gc.com Kevin Wheeler is a former college player, All-Star Performance Instructor, and sports radio personality. Additional educational resources for players, coaches and parents are available at gamersacademy.net. When fielding bunts, time is of the essence. You want to make sure your catcher has proper footwork to reduce the amount… Continue reading Time-saving techniques for fielding bunts:Time is of the essence

Why don’t we play 7-Inning games at all levels of baseball? High School, College and Professional:Universal Baseball with Seven Inning Games

Why don’t we play 7-Inning games at all levels of baseball? High School, College and Professional:Universal Baseball with Seven Inning Games Isn’t this a change that should be made??? Universal Baseball with 7-inning games at all levels…. Have the home team bat in the bottom of the 7th, even if the home team is leading… Continue reading Why don’t we play 7-Inning games at all levels of baseball? High School, College and Professional:Universal Baseball with Seven Inning Games

Top Ten Pieces of Baseball Advice for Baseball Parents

*****Very good info to follow here.***** Top 10 Pieces of Advice for Baseball Parents from GameChanger and written/put together by Dan Spring….. Dan Spring was drafted in 2003 by the Detroit Tigers, and has spent the last 10 years providing instruction for over 17,000 youth baseball players. He currently runs the Spring Training Baseball Academy… Continue reading Top Ten Pieces of Baseball Advice for Baseball Parents

Graham Sporting Goods High School Baseball Tonight Finals:SG goes to (18-3)/Hoppers win with Walk-off HR/HP Central with win over Glenn/EF tops Ragsdale/Dudley defeats Page/NWG eases past SWG

*****They must have played 85-90% of the scheduled games last night/Tuesday.***** More Scores???Baseball:Dudley 10, Page 6…WP:Christian Cokely/LP:Kevin Westlake… Northwest Guilford 2, Southwest Guilford 1….….WP:Colson Everette/SV:Jesse Juday/LP:Zack Saylor Softball:NW Guilford 6, SW Guilford 0…..HPCA 14, Calvary Baptist 0…Page 15, Dudley 5 More Baseball: High Point Central 16, Glenn 7…East Forsyth 5, Ragsdale 0….Southern Guilford 11, Western… Continue reading Graham Sporting Goods High School Baseball Tonight Finals:SG goes to (18-3)/Hoppers win with Walk-off HR/HP Central with win over Glenn/EF tops Ragsdale/Dudley defeats Page/NWG eases past SWG

N.C. State-UCLA updates from the CWS:UCLA tops N.C. State 2-1

Final: UCLA 2 N.C. State 1 UCLA scores the game-winning run on a Wild Pitch….N.C. State vs. North Carolina in the ‘Elimination Game’ on Thursday at the CWS… State has a base runner with single by Senay… Headed to the bottom of the 9th and N.C. State still down 2-1…UCLA on top, as htey head… Continue reading N.C. State-UCLA updates from the CWS:UCLA tops N.C. State 2-1

Hard work in the classroom pays off:Adam Foster(Western Guilford) receives scholarship to UNC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. –Adam Foster, of Western Guilford High School, has been named a Crown Scholar at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and has been awarded the D.W. Colvard Scholarship. Adam is the son of Craig and Diana Foster, and is from Greensboro, N.C. The D.W. Colvard Scholarship is valued at a total of… Continue reading Hard work in the classroom pays off:Adam Foster(Western Guilford) receives scholarship to UNC Charlotte

State Games of North Carolina Baseball Rosters

*****We laid out all that we could and we need some of these first names and the schools that go with them….Can I get a witness???***** Region 5 Jackson Bellenkes(NWG) Shane Billings(Glenn) Gavin Culler(West Forsyth) Brock Deatherage(Western Alamance) AJ Edwards(Southern Alamance) Levi Gesell(HPCA) Casey Golden(Jordan Matthews) Spencer Holcomb(WS Reagan) Zack Littell(Eastern Alamance) Matt Orth(SWG) Zack… Continue reading State Games of North Carolina Baseball Rosters

Macon Smith(Western Guilford HS) making a good name for himself at Guilford College

Front page of the Monday sports section in the News and Record and continued on over to B3, you’ll find the feature article on Macon Smith(Western Guilford High School), now with the Guilford College Quakers and he just had/completed a great year/season for 2012…. Check out the article entitled, “Smith finds peace, HR stroke at… Continue reading Macon Smith(Western Guilford HS) making a good name for himself at Guilford College