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City Pools Start Opening Memorial Day Weekend

Free swim lessons offered; Diving and Swim Teams at each pool by staff Bolton Pool, Parkland and Kimberley Park pools will be open for the Memorial Day weekend May 28 – 30. Bolton and Parkland will be open 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Kimberley Park will be open from noon […]

by · May 26, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services, Sports
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The Dash to Wear Warthogs Jerseys for Three Throwback Thursdays

Jerseys will be auctioned off later in season to benefit WS Sports Foundation by staff For the first time at BB&T Ballpark, the Winston-Salem Dash will don commemorative Warthogs jerseys during three Throwback Thursdays this season. The Warthogs return to Winston-Salem this Thursday, May 26, along with June 16 and […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Southwest Athletics of Clemmons to Host 2017 Cal Ripken Major/60 World Series

10-day tournament to be held in August, 2017, featuring teams from around the country Southwest Athletics, the premier baseball and softball organization in the Triad for players ages 4-18, and Babe Ruth League, Inc., recently announced that Southwest Athletics will serve as the host of the 2017 Cal Ripken Major/60 […]

by · May 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Ynoa Reaches the Majors while Dash Prepare for 2016 Opening Weekend

By Staff The Chicago White Sox announced Sunday that right-handed reliever Michael Ynoa, a key cog to the Winston-Salem bullpen during last season’s playoff run, has earned his first career promotion to the Major Leagues. Ynoa climbs to the Major Leagues despite only one appearance above the High-A level, which […]

by · April 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Dash’s Eight-Run 13th Clinches Wacky Season Opener

By Staff In a season opener that seemingly had it all, Winston-Salem plated eight in the 13th inning for a 14-6 victory over Lynchburg on Thursday at Calvin Falwell Field. The wild contest featured 14 pitchers, 29 stranded runners, 31 hits and five lead changes, along with a 25-minute delay […]

by · April 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Revamped Open House to Act as Kickoff Event for 2016 Season

By Staff Dash fans can watch the team’s first workout in Winston-Salem while enjoying $1 hot dogs, $1 beers and much more. BB&T Ballpark will host an Open House that is free to the public on Tuesday, April 5, from 5-7 pm.  Fans can enjoy the action from the seats […]

by · April 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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PowerShares Series Bringing Roddick, Fish, Other Greats to Winston-Salem Open

By Staff For the first time in Winston-Salem Open history, the PowerShares Series will be coming to the Wake Forest Tennis Complex during the tournament on Day Two of the tournament. During the evening session on Aug. 21, the Winston-Salem Open will welcome Andy Roddick, James Blake, Mardy Fish and […]

by · January 26, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Seattle Sounders FC2 to Hold Open Tryouts in Winston-Salem with Youth Partner Twin City Soccer Association

By Staff Seattle Sounders FC 2 today announced that the Major League Soccer club will hold open tryouts in Winston-Salem on January 28-29 with official youth partner Twin City Youth Soccer Association, as well as in Seattle on February 19-20 at Starfire Sports. After all S2 open tryout events have […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Dykstra’s No-Hitter Wins “Best Individual Performance” for 2015

By Staff Winston-Salem Dash right-hander James Dykstra earned the Fans’ Choice MiLBY for “Best Individual Performance” thanks to his seven-inning no-hitter at Potomac on April 15, Minor League Baseball announced Monday. Dykstra needed just 71 pitches to breeze through seven no-hit innings in the opener of a doubleheader at Pfitzner […]

by · November 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Two W-S Dash Alumni to Suit up for 2015 World Series

By Staff The Winston-Salem Dash will be well-represented in the 2015 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the New York Mets. Royals outfielder Paulo Orlando and Mets reliever Addison Reed, both of whom played in Winston-Salem while in the Minor Leagues, have made their clubs’ 25-man roster for […]

by · October 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports