- Sports Notebook You Can Call Him Jones
A few things you may not know about the new radio Voice of the Tar Heels: His proper name is Monrovie Jones Angell, IV. That’s on par with Forest Orion Mixon, III, which is Mick’s official moniker, and a lot more eccentric than just Woody Lombardi Durham (the First). His dad is Monrovie, the Third, […]Read More
- Sports Notebook Carolinas Connections
A gala wedding party was thrown at Litchfield Plantation in South Carolina last weekend, and among other things it was a great example of why people who live in both Carolinas argue and joke over which is the REAL Carolina. Each state has so much to offer, no wonder so many people claim them both. […]Read More
- Sports Notebook You Da Boy!
Chapel Hill’s Ben Griffin is 5-foot-7 and 125 pounds soaking sweat from a summer afternoon on the golf course. He turned 15 last month and is a freshman at East Chapel Hill High.He is also the state high school 4A golf champion after winning on the second playoff hole at Pinehurst No. 6 last month. He […]Read More
- Sports Notebook A Baseball School?
About 20 years ago, when Dean Smith had caught his second wind and was again dominating the ACC and college basketball toward the end of his coaching career, he was asked about his sport overshadowing all others at UNC. “A basketball school?” Smith mused. “We’re a women’s soccer school.” Smith was giving well-deserved props to […]Read More
- Sports Notebook The Football Poll
Let’s have a poll, less formal and more detailed than you find on Chapelboro.com every day. You’re a UNC alumnus and/or fan. How do you feel about the Carolina football program being dragged through the NCAA mud for the last year or so? Does it make you mad that the governing body of college athletics […]Read More
- Sports Notebook The Tar Heels’ New “Voice”
How important is the radio broadcasting job at UNC – or any major college or pro sports team – these days? Certainly, every school and pro franchise needs a radio network so their fans can listen to the few games that aren’t on TV or if they can’t watch those that are on the tube. […]Read More
- Sports Notebook Roy To Face KU's Self In Skins Game
Everyone knows that Roy Williams’ favorite off-season past time is golf, chasing that little white ball around his favorite courses all over the country and the world. Williams keeps a list of the top 100 golf courses in America and at last count ol’ Roy had played about 65 of them. While he is never […]Read More