Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:50:40 EST 1800 Local runners complete Ultra Fiord http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153109030/Local-runners-complete-Ultra-Fiord Two Mount Airy runners had an impressive showing at the Ultra Fiord in Patagonia, Chile, April 16-18. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 03:55:21 EST Cards too much for Wolfpack http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153136541/Cards-too-much-for-Wolfpack WALKERTOWN — East Surry breezed past Walkertown 15-0 in Northwest 1A Conference softball on Friday night. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 22:25:23 EST Bears roll past Vikings http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153136367/Bears-roll-past-Vikings DANBURY — Mount Airy's baseball team rallied from an early deficit and won going away on Friday night, beating North Stokes 14-3 in five innings. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 22:25:21 EST Kelsey Taylor receives school athlete award http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/153111042/Kelsey-Taylor-receives-school-athlete-award DOBSON — Soccer standout Kelsey Taylor has received Surry Central's athlete of the month award. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 22:20:21 EST Eagles run-rule Vikings http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153135787/Eagles-run-rule-Vikings DOBSON — Surry Central had little trouble with North Stokes on Saturday, beating the Vikings 12-2 in five innings in nonconference baseball. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:10:23 EST Sauras top Eagles in 7th http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoftball/153127469/Sauras-top-Eagles-in-7th DOBSON — The Lady Eagles made a good comeback, but the Sauras pulled ahead again for a 6-4 win Friday evening.South Stokes scored four quick runs, but Surry Central didn't give up. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:25:29 EST Lady Bears shut out Camels http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153130413/Lady-Bears-shut-out-Camels Mount Airy's girls soccer team appears to be adjusting well since the loss of two speedy players who decided to focus exclusively on track for the rest of the season. Just how much the Lady Bears have turned the corner will be revealed during a... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:25:27 EST Arguing against the dumbest soccer rule http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153126567/Arguing-against-the-dumbest-soccer-rule When my daughter signed up for youth soccer, neither of us knew a thing about the sport except you couldn't use your hands. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:25:25 EST Premier dirt track series coming http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153107593/Premier-dirt-track-series-coming ELKIN — Dirt track race fans have the chance to see some of the best drivers in the country on Friday when the nation's premier touring late model series invades Friendship Motor Speedway. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:25:23 EST Bears place second in track meet http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153111405/Bears-place-second-in-track-meet DANBURY — Mount Airy's boys and girls track & field teams took second at a meet against Winston-Salem Prep, Patrick County (Virginia) and North Stokes. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:25:22 EST Cards blank Wolfpack http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/153131934/Cards-blank-Wolfpack WALKERTOWN — East Surry shut down Walkertown 9-1 in Northwest 1A Conference baseball action on Friday night, clinching at least a share of the regular-season conference title. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:25:21 EST Hounds get 7th straight win http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/153088918/Hounds-get-7th-straight-win North Surry won its seventh straight game with a 3-2 win over Forbush Thursday night.The Greyhounds improved to 14-3 and are in a tie with West Stokes atop the Western Piedmont Conference standings. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:22 EST Needham, Mosley doubles champs http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/153088894/Needham-Mosley-doubles-champs Surry Central and West Stokes were the big winners in the final day of the Western Piedmont Conference Tournament. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:55:21 EST Close friends headed to college http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153085854/Close-friends-headed-to-college PILOT MOUNTAIN – East Surry's record-breaking football duo is headed off to N.C. Wesleyan College together. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:45:25 EST Cards 2nd, Bears 3rd in golf match http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153086719/Cards-2nd-Bears-3rd-in-golf-match East Surry took second and Mount Airy was third in a Northwest 1A Conference golf match on Wednesday at Cross Creek Country Club.Bishop McGuinness ran away with first place with a round of 148. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:45:23 EST Marion, Hodges to coach Region 7 http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153107046/Marion-Hodges-to-coach-Region-7 DURHAM — Three area softball coaches have been selected to coach Region 7 in this year's Powerade State Games High School Softball Showcase on June 23-24 at N.C. State University and Middle Creek Park. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:45:22 EST Lady Cards get road soccer win http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/153111422/Lady-Cards-get-road-soccer-win DANBURY — East Surry maintained their 1A Northwest conference lead Wednesday night after defeating North Stokes 3-1. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:20:22 EST Forbush explodes for 15-4 win http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoftball/153085726/Forbush-explodes-for-15-4-win Kaitlyn Sullivan (4) relieves after the Falcons put up eight runs in the first inning. Forbush went on to take a 15-4 win, powered by 18 hits and helped by five errors from the Lady Hounds. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:25:32 EST Hounds top Cats in last at-bat http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/153085808/Hounds-top-Cats-in-last-at-bat North Surry avenged its only conference loss, but West Stokes didn't make it easy.The Greyhounds got a walk-off triple by Caleb Cockerham in the bottom of the seventh inning to defeat the Wildcats 10-9. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:25:31 EST Harrison wins NW title http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/153086461/Harrison-wins-NW-title Mount Airy sophomore Hunt Harrison captured a singles title in the Northwest 1A Conference tennis tournament on Wednesday at Mount Airy High School. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:25:30 EST