They called him ‘The Chairman of the Board’:Former New York Yankees pitching great “Whitey” Ford, gone at age 91(Yankees all-time Wins Leader and 6-Time World Series Champion)

The New York Yankees all-time wins leader and a six-time World Series Champion, plus a Baseball Hall of Famer, Edward Charles “Whitey” Ford has left us today, at age 91….. Here are some of the notes on Whitey Ford from the back of my Whitey Ford 1956 baseball card… Height-5’10…Weight-175…Throws-Left…Bats-Left…Home-Glen Cove, New York…Born-October 21, 1928…… Continue reading They called him ‘The Chairman of the Board’:Former New York Yankees pitching great “Whitey” Ford, gone at age 91(Yankees all-time Wins Leader and 6-Time World Series Champion)

High Point Andrews HS announces 13 Red Raider Legends to the Hall of Fame Class of 2017

The inductees will be honored at a banquet at Oak View Baptist Church on Thursday, Sept. 21 and introduced during halftime of the Andrews vs. Jordan-Matthews football game on Sept. 22 at Simeon Stadium. T.W. Andrews’ fourth Athletic Hall of Fame class showcases 13 Red Raider legends. Six three-sport athletes and three coaches headline a… Continue reading High Point Andrews HS announces 13 Red Raider Legends to the Hall of Fame Class of 2017

NCHSAA Hall of Fame Class of 2016 announced:Herb Goins(High Point Andrews HS) set to hit the Hall/HOF

NCHSAA Hall of Fame Class of 2016 announced CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is proud to announce the eight-member Class of 2016 for the organization’s prestigious Hall of Fame. The class will be the 30th honored by the NCHSAA when they are inducted at a banquet ceremony on April 9,… Continue reading NCHSAA Hall of Fame Class of 2016 announced:Herb Goins(High Point Andrews HS) set to hit the Hall/HOF

Interview with Coach Freddy Johnson(GDS) on going into the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame

Our sit-down interview today with Coach Freddy Johnson, Greensboro Day School men’s basketball coach, on his recent induction into the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame… Coach Johnson talks about how long he will continue to coach basketball at the Greensboro Day School, his first team ever at GDS, the influence of his dad and… Continue reading Interview with Coach Freddy Johnson(GDS) on going into the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame