John Goldsberry is preparing for the upcoming basketball season across the pond and adjusting to his new role as a father.
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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sergio Garcia, Jason Day and Rory Sabbatini are late additions to the Wyndham Championship field, it was announced today. The 73rd annual Wyndham Championship begins Monday. These players join a field that already includes defending champion and 2012 U.S. Open Champion Webb Simpson, 2012 Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III, 2011 FedExCup champion Bill Haas, Jason Dufner who is currently third in the FedExCup point standings and eighth in the Official World Golf Rankings, former Wyndham winners Brandt Snedeker, Carl Pettersson and Ryan Moore, Japanese superstar Ryo Ishikawa, Nick Watney, Camilo Villegas, Fredrik Jacobson, Nicolas Colsaerts as well as former Major winners Charl Schwartzel, Trevor Immelman, David Toms, John Daly, Lucas Glover, Justin Leonard and Angel Cabrera. […]
The Fayetteville SwampDogs won the first game of the best-of-three Petitt Cup Championship series on Sunday night, as they defeated the Columbia Blowfish 4-2.
Fayetteville starter Jimmie Davis (UNC-Pembroke) was outstanding in six innings of work, all…
Pairings for Monday’s Kevin Harvick Foundation Pro-Am presented by technology Concepts & Design in Greensboro, North Carolina are listed below. Monday Pro-Am Pairings Group # Tee # Time Team 1 1 10:00 Matt Bettencourt Kevin Harvick Steve Wiggs Bill Johnson Anna Rawson 2 1 10:10 Billy Hurley Stephen Curry Pete Zifchak Dell Curry George House 3 1 10:20 John Daly Tom Groeninger Steve Thule Steve Mitchem Kevin Rinker 2 1 10:30 Boo Weekley Travis Bary Wilson Moore Dusty Tonkin Mike Moore 2 1 10:40 Charlie Beljan Roger Berrier Ken Deal Scott Riolino Mike Seisel 2 1 10:50 Alex Cejka John Tucker Tom Tebendis Clay Cash Matthew Guo 2 1 11:00 JJ Killeen Ed Larkin Gray Wallington Ned Adams Seth […]
Charlotte Moves to Eight Games Ahead of Norfolk in the IL South Division Fort Mill, SC – Tommy Manzella’s double in the sixth inning with the bases loaded was just what the Knights needed on Sunday. Charlotte scored seven runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and went on to beat the Norfolk Tides 8-6 on Sunday in game three of the four-game series from Knights Stadium. The win pushed Charlotte’s lead in the International League South Division to eight games over second place Norfolk. With the Knights trailing by a score of 3-1, things started to fall into place in the sixth inning against Norfolk starter Jake Arrieta (3-3, 5.74) . Jim Gallagher got things started in the […]
By Matt Rochinski bobcats.com HUSKY BECOMES A CAT Expectations were high for Bobcats rookie guard Kemba Walker heading into the 2011-12 NBA season. Walker was coming off a memorable run for UConn in the 2011 NCAA Tournament, leading the Huskies to an NCAA Championship and earning Final Four Most Outstanding Player honors after averaging 23.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 5.6 assists in six tourney games. For a team in need of an impactful offensive player, Walker seemed an ideal fit when the Bobcats selected him with the ninth pick in the 2011 NBA Draft. Despite having to endure a lockout-shortened season and having limited practice time to adjust to the rigors of NBA life, Walker averaged 12.1 points, 4.4 assists […]
With the first scrimmage of fall camp behind them, East Carolina Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill and the Pirates returned to the Cliff Moore Practice Complex Sunday morning for a two-hour corrective workout in full pads.
Charlotte’s Lead Now Back to Seven Games Over Norfolk Fort Mill, SC – Greg Golson’s double in the seventh inning proved to be the most important hit of the game on Saturday night. It may also prove to be one of the most important hits of the season as well. Golson broke a 1-1 tie with an RBI double in the seventh inning, RHP Dylan Axelrod (6-4, 2.72) allowed just one run over seven innings, and the first place Charlotte Knights beat second place Norfolk by a score of 2-1 on Saturday in game two of the four-game series. The win helped push Charlotte’s lead in the International League South Division back to seven games over Norfolk. A loss could […]
Wise Becomes 13th Knight This Season to Go From Charlotte to Chicago Fort Mill, SC – Charlotte Knights outfielder Dewayne Wise had his contract purchased by the Chicago White Sox earlier today, becoming the 13th Charlotte Knights player to go from Charlotte to Chicago this season. Wise, who was signed to a minor league contract by Chicago on August 3, appeared in seven games for the Knights this season and hit .161 (5-31) with three RBIs and three runs scored. The White Sox transferred left-handed pitcher John Danks to the 60-day disabled list to make room for Wise on the 40-man roster. On Friday, they placed first baseman Paul Konerko on the seven-day disabled with a concussion. Wise, who was […]
A surging Pirate front seven that tallied 11 tackles for lost yardage spearheaded the defensive effort, while 68-yard and 43-yard passing strikes highlighted a turnover-free offensive performance during East Carolina’s first intra-squad scrimmage of pr…