Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:57:39 EST 1800 Bishop coach to assist with USA basketball http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3593274/Bishop-coach-to-assist-with-USA-basketball KERNERSVILLE — Bishop McGuinness basketball coach Brian Robinson will return to the bench this summer with USA basketball. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Cards top Wildcats 13-8 http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3593223/Lady-Cards-top-Wildcats-13-8 KING — East Surry overcame a slow start to down West Stokes 13-8 Thursday night.The Lady Cardinals scored seven runs in the top of the third on the way to a season sweep of the Lady Wildcats. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Fowler commits to play baseball at Lenoir-Rhyne http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3582220/Fowler-commits-to-play-baseball-at-Lenoir-Rhyne DOBSON — Cole Fowler of Surry Central has committed to play baseball at Lenoir-Rhyne University next season. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Granite Bears host countywide track meet http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3590995/Granite-Bears-host-countywide-track-meet Surry Central took the boys' prize and Mount Airy won for the girls in the Surry County Invitational track meet.The four local schools faced off on Good Friday. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST East Surry baseball tops North to improve to 17-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3591041/East-Surry-baseball-tops-North-to-improve-to-17-0 Scott Meredith pitched a complete game, Cody Ashburn had three hits, and visiting East Surry defeated North Surry 8-1 in nonconference baseball on Friday night. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Hounds score 5 in last at-bat to beat Cards http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3591095/Lady-Hounds-score-5-in-last-at-bat-to-beat-Cards For five innings, it was a pitcher's duel between the Lady Greyhounds and Lady Cardinals.Then the offenses exploded. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3587801/ North Surry's boys took first place in Thursday's track meet at Mount Airy. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST ACC stars steal show in Barnstorming game http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3588046/ACC-stars-steal-show-in-Barnstorming-game PILOT MOUNTAIN — Some of the best players in the ACC took center stage in front of a packed house at East Surry High School on Thursday night in the 36th-annual Barnstorming Tour. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bears beat Camels in five innings http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3587817/Bears-beat-Camels-in-five-innings The Granite Bears won their third game of the week by blanking Atkins 10-0 Thursday. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3587818/ The Lady Bears win their second-straight game, crushing Atkins 20-5 on Thursday after beating Bishop McGuinness 16-13 earlier this week. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Kessler takes title, doubles team finishes third http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3587793/Kessler-takes-title-doubles-team-finishes-third Senior Mitch Kessler finished up his Northwest tennis career with another title. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Never too late: At 79, Flat Rock woman swims in Tri-Mayberry http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3577707/Never-too-late:-At-79-Flat-Rock-woman-swims-in-Tri-Mayberry Pat Schrantz was in the middle of the swim portion of the 2014 Tri-Mayberry Sprint Triathlon on Sunday when she approached the wall of the pool. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST North falls to West Stokes on Senior Night http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3583388/North-falls-to-West-Stokes-on-Senior-Night West Stokes wrapped up the first-ever Western Piedmont Conference tennis title by beating North Surry 6-3.The Wildcats finished the regular season in first place, Surry Central second and North Surry in third. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Mount Airy defeats Walkertown in girls soccer http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3583240/Mount-Airy-defeats-Walkertown-in-girls-soccer Mount Airy picked up a 10-1 win over Walkertown in Northwest 1A Conference soccer on Wednesday. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Falcons hand North Surry its first loss http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3583311/Lady-Falcons-hand-North-Surry-its-first-loss Forbush came out swinging and knocked North Surry from the ranks of the unbeaten.The Lady Falcons handed the Lady Greyhounds their first loss of the season 8-3 Wednesday. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST ACC All-Stars come to East Surry tonight http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3583151/ACC-All-Stars-come-to-East-Surry-tonight ACC basketball comes to Surry County tonight when the 36th-annual Barnstorming Tour stops at East Surry High School. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Mount Airy’s players sharp on first day of tennis tournament http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3583089/Mount-Airys-players-sharp-on-first-day-of-tennis-tournament All four of Mount Airy's entries in the Northwest 1A Conference Tournament advanced to the semifinals on Thursday. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cardinals, Bears qualify for regional golf tournament http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3583299/Cardinals-Bears-qualify-for-regional-golf-tournament Bishop McGuinness took first place in the Northwest Conference golf championship, and two local teams qualified for regionals. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST SCC golf teams qualify for national tournaments http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3578028/SCC-golf-teams-qualify-for-national-tournaments NEW BERN — Surry Community College's golf team has qualified for the national junior college tournament with a strong showing at the Region X Championship. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST East golfer Jordan Vogler chooses Lenoir-Rhyne http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/3577783/East-golfer-Jordan-Vogler-chooses-Lenoir-Rhyne PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry golfer Jordan Vogler will sign with Lenoir-Rhyne University today. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST