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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
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The Winston-Salem Dash Nominated for Minor League Baseball’s Top Award

By Staff The Winston-Salem Dash, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, have earned the Carolina League’s nomination for the John H. Johnson President’s Award, Minor League Baseball’s top honor. The Johnson Award recognizes a “complete” franchise that demonstrates stability and contributes to its community, its league and the […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Sports
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2015 Winston-Salem Open: #MegaTuesday!

By Matt Ankerson and Alan Wright “Tennis is mostly mental. Of course, you must have a lot of physical skill, but you can’t play tennis well and not be a good thinker. You win or lose the match before you even go out there.”- Venus Williams An assortment of luxurious […]

by · August 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Sports
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Winston-Salem Open Enrolls Dolgopolov and Monaco

By Staff Tournament officials have recruited Alexandr Dolgopolov and Juan Monaco to compete in next month’s Winston-Salem Open. The tournament will be held August 22-29 at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex adjacent to BB&T Field. Dolgopolov will be making his fourth appearance in Winston-Salem after skipping last year’s tournament. In […]

by · July 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
Work Begins on National Cycling Center in Downtown Winston-Salem

Work Begins on National Cycling Center in Downtown Winston-Salem

By Staff On May 29th, work began on a National Cycling Center in Downtown Winston-Salem. Located at 505 North Liberty Street, renovation of the 42,000 sq. ft. building will cost $6 to 8 million and is anticipated to be completed in eleven to twelve months. “Significant interest and curiosity has […]

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Top Professional Riders to Watch in Winston-Salem for 3rd Annual Winston-Salem Cycling Classic

By Staff National champions, Grand Tour winners and the top men and women across the nation in professional cycling are confirmed to compete this weekend at the third annual Winston-Salem Cycling Classic in North Carolina. The professional criterium races will take place on Saturday, May 30, as part of the […]

by · May 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Sports
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Winston-Salem Cycling Classic Preview – Events & Road Closures

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Cycling Classic, a professional biking event in its third year, will return to downtown Winston-Salem and surrounding areas on Saturday and Sunday, May 30 and 31. Saturday’s race events will conclude with an evening concert at the Wake forest Innovation Quarter’s new Bailey Park featuring […]