7th Annual Sports Radio Open Set for June 24, Tickets on Sale Now

2021 Sports Radio Open

Tickets are now on sale for a great day of golf benefitting a great cause.  The 7th Annual Sports Radio Open is slated for Thursday, June 24, 2021, at Riverwood Golf Club in Clayton. The event, presented by Jim Allen Group, will benefit The Helene Foundation, a non-profit that provides immediate support for mothers fighting […]

Holly Springs Salamanders Win Home Opener to Kick-off 2021 Season

Holly Springs Salamanders

The 2021 season is officially underway for the Holly Springs Salamanders.  The ‘Manders are happy to be welcoming fans back to Ting Park after missing the 2020 season due to the pandemic.  Holly Springs got opening weekend off to a good start with back-to-back wins of the new South Wake Shakes on Saturday and Sunday, […]

Single-Game Tickets for June 1-13 Bulls Home Games Now on Sale

Durham Bulls June 2021 Tickets

Bulls announce policy changes that will take effect beginning June 1 The Durham Bulls have announced single-game tickets for home games at Durham Bulls Athletic Park from June 1-13 are now on sale. Ticket information for future games will be announced as the season progresses. The Bulls have also announced several policy changes that will […]

Durham Bulls to reopen DBAP to full capacity on June 1

Durham Bulls

Starting on June 1, Durham Bulls Athletic Park will be open to full capacity. Durham Bulls officials still encourage non-vaccinated fans to continue wearing masks when not eating or drinking. The team will continue to offer socially distanced pod-style seating as well. The pod seating will be available “in certain seating sections on a first-come […]

Barrett Sports Media’s Ravanos Talks Sports Radio and Podcasts with CBC’s Brian Maloney

Meet The Market Managers: Brian Maloney

Barrett Sports Media’s “Meet the Market Managers” column recently featured a chat with CBC Radio Vice President Brian Maloney.  BSM Assistant Content Director Demetri Ravanos conducted the interview. “In our conversation, Brian and I discuss why he still values play-by-play, his reasons for changing his expectations of a program director, and more. Plus, it ends […]

New WRAL Documentary: The Skin We’re In

WRAL Documentary: The Skin We're In

The new WRAL Documentary examines racial discrimination through personal stories from people of color Premieres on WRAL-TV, Tuesday May 25 at 7:30 p.m. The killing of George Floyd ignited a national and international movement for racial justice. It also sparked a renewed examination of how racism continues to permeate so many aspects of our society.  Now […]

WRAL reporter talks going viral, Cardi B.

Keenan Willard

WRAL-TV Out & About Editor Kathy Hanrahan talked to one of the new reporters for the Big 5, Keenan Williard, for the WRAL Out & About Podcast this week.  Here’s her story: WRAL Eastern North Carolina reporter Keenan Willard is happy to be back in the Tar Heel State. The Raleigh native attended Broughton High […]

Wool E. Bull’s Birthday Highlights Bulls Homestand

Bark in the Park, Bull Durham Night with Specialty Jersey Also on Schedule The Durham Bulls return to the DBAP for six games against the Charlotte Knights on Tuesday, May 18. Wool E. Bull’s Birthday, Bark in the Park, and Bull Durham Night highlight the event schedule. On Tuesday, May 18 the Bulls kick off […]

North Carolina Courage Announces Expanded Ownership Group

North Carolina Courage - CBC Investor

New Members Committed to Galvanizing Their Unique Experiences to Build on Courage Success The North Carolina Courage is pleased to announce an additional group of investors who have joined the team’s ownership group. This exciting news comes on the heels of the January 2021 announcement that four-time Grand Slam tennis champion, Naomi Osaka, had joined […]

Salamanders “Shaking Things Up” with Malt-ernate Team, The South Wake Shakes

South Wake Shakes

New team of local college players to debut May 22 against the Holly Springs Salamanders Things are getting shaken up at Ting Park this season with the formation of a new malt-ernate team, the South Wake Shakes. The Salamanders will play against the Shakes, a team featuring plenty of local flavor, eight times throughout the […]