The NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship begins at zMAX Dragway in just four weeks, at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals, Sept. 14-16.
North Carolina concerts, sports and recreational events.
Cougars host UNC Charlotte in opening match of the season
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the free festival ¡Celebración! on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the N.C. Museum of History in downtown Raleigh. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., this family event will feature music and dance performances by Tar Heel Latino grou…
RALEIGH–North Carolina’s Executive Mansion–the “people’s house”–will open its historic doors and beautiful gardens to the public for tours beginning in September. School children, adults and families are invite…
Crucial Points on the Line Dictate Earned Spot in Playoffs Wilmington, NC – The Wilmington Hammerheads, currently ranked fifth in the USL PRO standings, will conclude their 2012 regular season this weekend with back to back matches versus the Charlotte Eagles who occupy the sixth spot in the rankings. It’s a tight race and both teams look to pick up the needed points to hold off the Los Angeles Blues and Harrisburg City Islanders, who will try to clinch on to a playoff spot ahead of both North Carolina teams. Charlotte is in impressive form as of late, compiling a 7-1-2 record over the course of their last ten games. “We have two difficult games ahead of us to […]
GREENSBORO, N.C. (August 14, 2012) – Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN), one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, today announced that the Company has become a Trustee of The First Tee, a nonprofit youth development organization that provides life skills and character education programs to young people using golf as the platform. The announcement was made at the Wyndham Championship by Joe Louis Barrow, Jr., chief executive of The First Tee and Stephen P. Holmes, chairman and chief executive officer of Wyndham Worldwide. With a shared focus on improving the lives of young people, Wishes by Wyndham, the philanthropic foundation of Wyndham Worldwide, has committed to supporting The First Tee and their programs and initiatives including their character education and Nine Healthy […]
Greensboro, NC – Pairings for Wednesday’s New Breed Logistics Pro-Am are available by clicking on the links below. Morning Tee Times Wed Afternoon Pro Am Pairings New Breed Logistics Pro-Am 1st Tee Start Times 7:00 AM Charlie Wi (34):Spence Wilson, Spence Wilson Jr., Don Harrill 7:10 AM Gary Woodland (130):Dave Ridely, Ray Pawley, Dave Pavelko 7:20 AM Rocco Mediate (178):Ken Shaw, Dave Hilton, Bill Church 7:30 AM Charles Howell III (63):David Fitzwater, Mike Moore, Barry Fitzgerald 7:40 AM David Toms (65):Dennis Glass, Kent Christian, John Howard 7:50 AM Brendan Steele (126):Don Campagna, Larry Hierholzer, Mike Muldoon 8:00 AM Bill Haas (25):John Jansing, John Banks Powell, David Swintosky 8:10 AM Ryan Moore (66):Gus Stamoutsos, Tim Walker, Danny Aderholt 8:20 AM Jhonattan […]
The East Carolina women’s soccer team will hold open walk-on tryouts on Tuesday, Aug. 21 at the ECU Soccer Stadium starting at 6 p.m., head coach Rob Donnenwirth announced Tuesday afternoon.
Charlotte is Now Nine Games Ahead of Norfolk in the South Division Fort Mill, SC – On a night when safe driving was the focus, Dan Johnson drove his 27th home run over the right field wall and it was all the Knights would need on Monday. Johnson’s two-run blast in the first inning helped the Knights race past the Norfolk Tides by a score of 6-0 on Monday in the finale of the four-game series from Knights Stadium. With the victory, the first place Knights took three games in the series over second place Norfolk and saw their lead grow to nine games in the IL South Division. LHP Hector Santiago was the star on the mound for Charlotte. […]
Had two goals and assist in Battery’s win against Rhinos TAMPA, Fla. – USL PRO announced its Team of the Week for week 19 of the 2012 season today, honoring Charleston Battery midfielder Tony Donatelli as Player of the Week after he had two goals and an assist in the Battery’s victory against the Rochester Rhinos on Saturday night. Returning to Sahlen’s Stadium for the first time since departing the Rhinos at the end of the 2011 season, Donatelli put in an outstanding performance to keep the Battery in contention for a bye to the semifinals of the USL PRO Playoffs, and snap the club’s five-game winless streak. He opened the scoring in the 18th minute, picking up possession […]