NCHSAA Board of Directors Statement on Revised Version of HB 91

Back in the summer, a group of legislators introduced a version of House Bill 91 that would have prevented North Carolina high schools from continuing to participate in athletic competition organized by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, to the detriment of our state’s student-athletes. Since the bill was introduced, and through multiple rounds… Continue reading NCHSAA Board of Directors Statement on Revised Version of HB 91

Former Page HS PA man has passed away:Public Address Announcer was with the Page Pirates for nearly 30 years

Ed Phillips who did the PA/Public Address work for the Page Pirates for nearly three decades passed away today at the Friends Home in Greensboro, N.C. Ed Phillips did the public address announcing for Page High School football and basketball nearly three decades…He was around for what seemed like forever at Page High School, and… Continue reading Former Page HS PA man has passed away:Public Address Announcer was with the Page Pirates for nearly 30 years

Wednesday Night High School Sports Scoreboard:Win Scott throws Perfect Game for the Ragsdale Tigers vs. Grimsley Whirlies

Ragsdale baseball 5, Grimsley 0 Ragsdale’s Win Scott gets the Wednesday win over the Whirlies by throwing a Perfect Game…. Baseball picks up the win 5-0 against Grimsley. Win Scott pitched a perfect game. @HPEmichael @gsosports pic.twitter.com/Sm6jSyk7Ax — Ragsdale Athletics (@Ragsdale_Tigers) May 5, 2021 East Forsyth baseball 8 West Forsyth 0 WP:Braxton Stewart….15 First-pitch strikes/13… Continue reading Wednesday Night High School Sports Scoreboard:Win Scott throws Perfect Game for the Ragsdale Tigers vs. Grimsley Whirlies

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools voting today to try and shut down all In-Person Sports until February 15/Update:Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools suspends high school sports until February 15(Volleyball and Cross Country can complete their seasons)

**********Update:Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools suspends high school sports until February 15(Volleyball and Cross Country can complete their seasons)********** Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools voting today to try and shut down all In-Person Sports until February 15…… ? Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools is currently recommending to its board of education to not allow in-person sports until at least Feb. 15. This has NOT… Continue reading Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools voting today to try and shut down all In-Person Sports until February 15/Update:Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools suspends high school sports until February 15(Volleyball and Cross Country can complete their seasons)

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

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

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

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

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)

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… Continue reading 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)

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

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,… Continue reading NCHSAA Fall Sports/Return to Sports Updates coming in from Wednesday Morning Presser

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)

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… Continue reading 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)

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!!!

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… Continue reading 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!!!

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)

++++++++++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… Continue reading 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)

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

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

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

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

Booster Club President takes the Money and Runs

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… Continue reading Booster Club President takes the Money and Runs

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

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

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

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