Author: Hayes Permar


Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

Cheaters Never Win: Game 4 Edition

Cheaters Never Win

SportsChannel8’s Carolina Hurricanes coverage is led by the guys from Section 328, season ticket holders who make noise, tailgate, follow, and discuss the Canes as well as anyone does it. Welcome new friends and new listeners! We’re so darn excited for tonight’s game 4, we had to get two for this week’s episode. Mike Maniscalco from… Read more »

Media Musings: Different Job, Same Beat for Person

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By R.L. Bynum Leaving newspapers, adjusting to the change wasn’t easy for Person Sports writers are no different than athletes: Changing teams and playbooks requires some adjustments. It took a few weeks for Joe Person to fully make the transition from decades in the newspaper industry to being part of The Athletic. Unlike most athletes,… Read more »

Open Letter To UVa Fan from SportsChannel8

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Dear UVa Fan: Congratulations on making the National Title game! We’re proud of the season you had and although you won’t hear us doing any A-C-C chants tonight, it is nice to have other teams in the conference do some of the heavy lifting to ensure our status as “best basketball conference.” Can you believe… Read more »