Category: Sports


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.

Who Wore It Better Bye Week-Mad Cam

Articles, Sports

It was a bye week for the Carolina Panthers and while the sports media spent the week questioning the team’s strength of schedule, we at Sports Channel 8 had other questions. Such as “Is quarterback Cam Newton a fashion copycat?” The bye week gave us time to revisit week 1 and thus fuel our theory:… Read more »

How To Act At Work

How to Act At Work: October 12th

Sports

The weekend is over and it’s off to work on Monday morning, assuming you don’t have off for Columbus Day. Here’s how you should act tomorrow around the office based on how your team did this weekend, using the magic of business stock photos. Duke That guy who’s been downplaying Duke’s chances because of a… Read more »

ACC Power Rankings

Giftastic ACC Power Rankings, Week 6

Sports

1. Clemson, W vs GT A fantastic and absolute destruction of Georgia Tech. And Dabo took on Clemsoning. You are free to strut. 2. Duke, W vs Army Army is almost as bad as NC State. That was laughable. 3. FSU, W vs Miami Made it kinda tight against a Miami team that’s just OK…. Read more »

ACC

ACC Game Times: 10/24

Sports

ACC gametimes for the weekend of October 24th won’t be announced until Monday, but you can go ahead and make plans based on our predictions of how the schedule will shake out based on contractual broadcast partnerships and extensive analysis of historical data. Although, last week we only got one game time and channel right when… Read more »

ACC

SportsChannel8’s Official Stance on #goacc

Sports

It is our duty as North Carolina’s leading source for sports news and weather to bring our loyal viewers the absolute best in content. From our website, to social media, and to our bread-and-butter, our award-winning broadcasting network, we come to work every single day committed to this duty. As SportsChannel8’s General Manager and News… Read more »

NC Map

From the North Cack Stacks: The Weekly Best in NC Sportswriting

Sports

Hello again, it’s…*looks at iPhone display screen*…Wednesday, which means it’s time for our weekly dose of the best writing involving North Carolina sports, past and present athletes, coaches, and other miscellaneous good stuff. Enjoy: Over at UPROXX Sports, friend of the program (I assume) Martin Rickman has an insightful profile on N.C. State’s star junior running… Read more »