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Registration Deadline Nearing for Inaugural USA Masters Games

Registration Deadline Nearing for Inaugural USA Masters Games

By Staff The  June 30th deadline for registering for the Masters Games is fast approaching. The USA Masters Games is a major celebration of Adult Competitive Sports. The USA Masters Games is slated to be a biennial games with the inaugural edition July 21-31, 2016 in Greensboro, NC. In addition […]

by · June 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Riverwood Therapeutic Riding Center Needs Volunteers for Summer Session

by staff Riverwood Therapeutic Riding Center has an immediate need for volunteers for the upcoming summer session, which runs from June 13th through August 8th. The next volunteer orientation is on Saturday, June 11th from 9:00AM to 11:30AM. Riverwood is set to have a record number of students participating in […]

by · June 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Health, Non-profits, Sports
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BB&T Ballpark Named Best Stadium in High A-Baseball

By Staff BB&T Ballpark, the home of the Winston-Salem Dash, has been named the “Best of the Ballparks” at the Class A-Advanced level through a fan vote on Ballpark Digest. BB&T Ballpark bested LewisGale Field (Salem Red Sox) in the final round by snagging 61.8% of the fan vote. In […]

by · June 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Sports
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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