After two weeks of Mother Nature interfering with basketball playoffs, the spring sports season has begun under winter weather advisories.
LEXINGTON — North Surry's postseason run came to an end in a 66-55 loss to Lexington in the Class 2A West sectional finals on Tuesday night at “The Hive.”
DENVER — Mount Airy's basketball season came to an end on Monday as the Granite Bears fell to Lincoln Charter 66-60 in the second round of the Class 1A West playoffs.
Coach Kevin King of North Surry said he was terrified when he found out his team would have to play West Stokes again in the second round of the state playoffs.The Greyhounds sure didn't look worried.
MURPHY — Mount Airy stayed close for a half, but Hiwassee Dam pulled out in front in the third quarter for a 71-56 win in the second round of the state 1A playoffs.
BOONVILLE — James Ashley scored 27 points as second-seeded Starmount finally shook off No. 18 East Surry in the fourth quarter for a 61-46 1A West second-round victory Saturday afternoon.
The Granite Bears used a high-energy transition game to build a big lead on Chatham Central and won 74-54 in the state 1A playoffs.Mount Airy ran out to a 30-9 lead in the second quarter and led 37-19 at halftime.
DOBSON — Surry Central lost in the second round of the state 2A playoffs, 52-44, to Madison.
DOBSON — The Lady Eagles beat Draughn 53-30 in the first round of the state 2A playoffs.
A driving layup, a softly lofted shot and a bounce off the backboard looked like North Surry would stay alive.
North Surry sprinted away from Hendersonville for 90-62 win Friday.The Greyhounds dashed out to a 30-6 lead at the end of the first quarter and pushed the margin to 31 points at 43-12.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry's boys advanced, but the girls lost in the first round of the state 1A playoffs.
Basketball state playoff games were postponed for the third straight day after the latest winter storm dumped several inches of snow in the region overnight.All of the opening round games are tentatively scheduled for Friday.
GREENSBORO — A local elementary school student is headed to Maryland after winning the state Hoop Shoot championship in Greensboro recently.
Scott Meredith has seen a spike in interest from a number of colleges since a 55-point scoring outburst a couple of weeks ago.
The threat of another round of inclement weather forecast for Wednesday night postponed nearly all of the first round state basketball playoff games in the area.
Mount Airy tore through Pine Lake Prep in the final 11 minutes for a 78-39 win in the first round of the state 1A playoffs.
Another round of inclement winter weather has forced prep basketball games to be delayed for the second week in a row.
North Surry and Surry Central dominated the boys' and girls' all-conference teams, announced this week.For North Surry, Khaileel Dailey won player of the year, and coach of the year went to Kevin King.
The Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team had four players selected to the NCHEAC All West Region team over the weekend.
On the mats of the Greensboro Coliseum, the state wrestling tournament always feels like the trading floor on Wall Street.
RALEIGH — East Surry's Souli Boutis has been selected for the 2015 East-West All-Star men's soccer game.
Here is a listing of today's opening round of the state basketball playoffs.One game of note: the East Surry boys originally were scheduled to go on the road, but that game has been moved to Pilot Mountain today.
The N.C. High School Athletic Association released the basketball state playoff brackets for all classifications on Saturday afternoon.
GREENSBORO — North Surry and Surry Central each got a bronze medal at the state 2A championship Saturday.
GREENSBORO — The Granite Bears leave the state wrestling championship with three golds, a silver and a bronze.Mount Airy had five wrestlers qualify, and all of them medaled.
WINSTON-SALEM — The Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team reached the NCHEAC regional final but came up short in a 74-66 loss to Greensboro on Saturday.
Marlee Wilmoth has spent extra time working on free throw shooting since the last time Surry Central played North Surry.
GREENSBORO — Several local wrestlers are still alive in the hunt for a state title at the Greensboro Coliseum today.
The North Surry and Surry Central girls basketball teams won't be fighting for any hardware today after inclement weather wiped out the Western Piedmont 2A Conference tournament.
Two recent rulings from wrestling officials had Bears fans upset, and they have a right to be.
The Northwest 1A Conference and Western Piedmont 2A Conference basketball tournaments have been canceled because of inclement weather.
ALLENDALE, S.C. — Lacey Grubbs bashed three home runs and finished with 8 RBIs Saturday as Surry Community College swept a doubleheader at USC-Salkehatchie.
RALEIGH — The N.C. High School Athletic Association has released the brackets for this week's state wrestling championship.The brackets are listed on the website trackwrestling.com.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — Kaylee Paris scored her 1,000th career point and the Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team roared past Community Baptist 68-25 on Senior Night at Armfield Civic Center.
SUMTER, S.C. — Jodie Brock clubbed a grand slam and Hayley Tickle improved to 3-0 as Surry Community College's softball team defeated USC-Sumter 13-8 on the road Friday.
The conference basketball tournaments should provide some big matchups this week, with both the Northwest 1A Conference and Western Piedmont 2A tourney semifinals and finals being held in Surry County.
DOBSON — Dalton Boles drove in two runs and made two highlight reel, game-saving catches to help Surry Community College defeat Rockingham Community College 7-6 Saturday in the Knights' home opener.
MONROE — North Surry's wrestlers captured the Midwest 2A regional team championship, and Austin Rozier came away with an individual title on Saturday at Parkwood High School.
CARY — East Surry's Kelsey Tunstall captured a bronze medal in the 200 individual medley at the 1A/2A swimming championships on Friday at Triangle Aquatic Center.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — When tragedy struck East Surry High School a couple of weeks ago, the effects could have been devastating.
WALKERTOWN — The Northwest Conference is putting on a show in the 1A regional wrestling tournament.
MONROE — North Surry had eight wrestlers advance to the semifinals of the Class 2A Midwest regionals on Friday night at Parkwood High School.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry caught fire from outside on Thursday night, torching Bishop McGuinness for 14 3-pointers in a 72-44 Northwest 1A Conference victory in the regular-season finale for both teams.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — The mayor has reached the century mark.East Surry senior wrestler Andrew Kozlow is headed off to the 1A regional tournament today fresh off his 100th career win on the mat.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry couldn't overcome a cold start in the Lady Cardinals' 59-35 loss to Bishop McGuinness on Thursday night in the Northwest 1A Conference regular-season finale for both teams.
The four local wrestling teams will have 45 young men competing in the state 1A and 2A regional tournaments starting today.
Scott Meredith had already buried 10 3-pointers in the first half of Hargrave Military Academy's basketball game against Combine Academy on Wednesday night.So in the second half, Meredith kept shooting.
WINSTON-SALEM — Carson Long scored 21 points to lead East Surry past Atkins 72-48 on Wednesday night in a Northwest 1A Conference game.
DOBSON — The Surry Community College baseball team hopes to build on its first victory of the season when it hosts a weekend series against Rockingham Community College beginning Saturday.