North Surry's wrestling team went 2-0 in a tri-match with East Surry and Ashe County on Wednesday night at Ron King Gymnasium.
WALNUT COVE — East Surry was firing on all cylinders as the Lady Cardinals beat South Stokes 63-34 on Wednesday night.
DOBSON — The Granite Bears turned Wednesday's game with Surry Central into a track meet.
DOBSON — The Lady Eagles trailed 33-26 early in the fourth quarter, but shut down the Lady Bears for a 38-36 comeback win.
WALNUT COVE — East Surry boys won their fourth in a row on Wednesday night, beating South Stokes 59-43 in a nonconference game.The Cardinals improved to 6-3 overall while the Sauras fell to 1-7.
DANBURY — East Surry set a team record for fewest points allowed in a game during a sloppy 26-8 victory against North Stokes in a Northwest 1A Conference game Tuesday night.
Mount Airy shook off a tough loss last week with a big win on Tuesday night, running away from Walkertown 75-38 in a Northwest 1A Conference matchup at Finch Gym.
CLEMMONS — The Lady Eagles beat West Forsyth 40-31 in a nonconference game Tuesday.
After losing five seniors from a 20-win basketball team a year ago, the Mount Airy Lady Bears could have been content to rebuild this season.Apparently, they decided to reload instead.
GREENSBORO — The Surry Home Educators girls basketball team defeated American Hebrew Academy 62-42 in a nonconference on Monday night.
DOBSON — The Granite Bears went 3-0 in wrestling Tuesday night, beating Alleghany, Elkin and Surry Central in a quad meet.
EAST BEND — North Surry had five individual champs and Surry Central three in Starmount's weekend wrestling tournament.
RALEIGH — Starmount coach Scott Johnson gathered his players in the end zone at Carter-Finley Stadium after the Rams' 34-21 loss to Wallace-Rose Hill in the Class 1AA championship game.
RALEIGH — Starmount's magical postseason run came to an end in a 34-21 loss to Wallace-Rose Hill in the Class 1AA championship game on Friday night at Carter-Finley Stadium.
DOBSON — A 24-0 run in the first quarter powered the Surry Central Lady Eagles to a 55-15 rout of visiting North Forsyth on Friday night in nonconference play.
HAYS — North Surry locked down on defense in the second half and blew out struggling North Wilkes 78-27 in a nonconference game on Friday.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry's Carson Long hit a three-pointer with 11 seconds left to lift the Cardinals over Mount Airy 59-58.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — Mount Airy's outside shooting heated up, and East Surry couldn't stay with the Lady Bears after that.
Starmount hoists the West Regional trophy last week as the team earned a trip to the championship game. Unfortunately, Wallace Rose Hill, the school that beat East Surry in the soccer title match, beat the Rams 34-21 Friday night. For more game...
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BOONVILLE — Several Starmount football players used the word “crazy” when describing how they were feeling just moments after the Rams dispatched Swain County, 42-14, Friday night.And why not?
PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Surry Home Educators girls basketball team staged a late comeback but came up short in 62-51 loss to State Line (Va.) on Tuesday night.
THOMASVILLE — Surry Central's wrestling team went 0-3 in a quad match Wednesday, but coach Stephen Priddy saw plenty of reason for optimism.
SPARTA — Surry Central was outscored 21-13 in the fourth quarter during a 55-46 loss to Alleghany in a nonconference game on Tuesday night.
WINSTON-SALEM — A strong first and third quarter powered Mount Airy to a 74-32 win against Atkins late Tuesday in Northwest 1A Conference boys basketball.
The Lady Greyhounds used a 17-5 run in the second half to pull away from East Surry for a 52-30 win Wednesday night.
SPARTA — The Lady Eagles moved back above .500 with a 48-33 win at Alleghany Tuesday night.Surry Central (4-3) continued its back-and-forth play, getting a win after each of its three losses.
The Mount Airy Lady Bears followed up an impressive road win against Atkins on Tuesday with a rout of Starmount at home on Wednesday night.Mount Airy (5-0) crushed the Rams 76-15 on Tuesday at Finch Gymnasium.
North Surry burst out the gates fast, but East Surry weathered the start for a 53-49 comeback win Wednesday.The Greyhounds trapped early and often, causing turnovers and converting them into points in the first quarter.
North Surry trailed Ashe County by four points at halftime, but roared back for a 70-55 win Tuesday at home.The Greyhounds got off to a fast start, going up 12-7 with Khaileel Dailey scoring seven of those points.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry recognized senior wrestler Eddie Nunez, who earned his 100th career win last week, prior to Tuesday night's match against East Wilkes.
The Lady Greyhounds struggled from the foul line in the first half, but hit the shots when they counted to defeat Ashe County Tuesday.
HILLSVILLE — Mount Airy flexed its muscles at Carroll County's wrestling invitational over the weekend.For the second-straight year, the Granite Bears won the tournament, but this year it was by a wider margin.
MILLERS CREEK — Surry County Schools made a strong showing at the Blackhawk Invitational this weekend.
For the second-straight season, East Surry's football team leads the top honorees in the Northwest All-Conference honors.
Carver and Forbush split the top four awards in the Western Piedmont All-Conference honors announced Monday.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Surry Home Educators girls basketball team capped off a 3-0 week with a last-second win on Thursday and a conference victory on Friday.
WINSTON-SALEM — East Surry gave three-time defending state champion Winston-Salem Prep all it could handle, but came up short in the end during a 66-55 loss in a Northwest 1A Conference matchup Friday night.
WINSTON-SALEM — Sydney Mosley broke the 1,000-point mark for her career during East Surry's 75-45 Northwest 1A Conference loss to Winston-Salem Prep on Friday night.
Mountain Valley Conference football teams went 1-1 on Friday night in a pair of Western regional finals.
North Surry and Duke University standout Kevin Strickland gets a hug from his former coach Ron King at Friday's inaugural induction into the North Surry Hall of Fame.
Mount Airy led by five at the half, but North Surry came back in the second half for a 73-65 win over its longtime rival.
DOBSON — Jeremy Patterson scored a game-high 23 points to lead Surry Central to a 63-44 nonconference win against North Wilkes on Friday night.
DOBSON — When Surry Central took a double-digit lead late in the third quarter, the Lady Eagles appeared to have the game well in hand.Then North Wilkes turned the Eagles over and turned the game completely around.
When Mount Airy and North Surry get together, four quarters just aren't enough.Like last year, the Lady Bears and Lady Greyhounds went to overtime before Mount Airy pulled out a 54-51 win.
Mount Airy's Landon Mumford reached a career milestone this week with his 100th wrestling win.
GREENSBORO — The Surry Home Educators opened conference play with a 64-58 victory against Greensboro on Tuesday night in girls basketball.With the win, the Runnin' Patriots improved to 5-3 overall.
Sydney Elam swims the breaststroke for Surry Central during a meet against North Surry and West Stokes on Thursday night in King.
HILLSVILLE, Va. — Some local MMA fighters will take part in an event in Hillsville this Saturday.
With conference matches fast approaching, here is an early look at some of the area's top-ranked wrestlers, according to Retro Rankings.