Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 1 Apr 2015 06:41:14 EST 1800 (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/hstrackfield/152672351/ It's a sprint to the finish in the boys 100m dash on Tuesday at the Surry County Invitational track meet at East Surry. Pictured, from left: Spencer Ross (North Surry), Jamiles Hayes (Elkin), Demidrick Hargrave (East Surry), Cordell France... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:15:31 EST Lady Bears fall 9-0 to Bishop http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152672491/Lady-Bears-fall-9-0-to-Bishop Mount Airy fell 9-0 to visiting Bishop McGuinness on Tuesday in a Northwest 1A Conference girls soccer match at Shelton Stadium. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:15:30 EST Bear netters beat Hounds in tennis http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152672274/Bear-netters-beat-Hounds-in-tennis Mount Airy topped North Surry 7-2 in nonconference tennis action.The Granite Bears took singles 5-1 to claim the team win before doubles started. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:15:28 EST Cards soar past Wolfpack http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/152672265/Cards-soar-past-Wolfpack PILOT MOUNTAIN — Tyler Marion's grand slam helped get East Surry started against Walkertown on Tuesday night. His two-run shot in the sixth ended the game early. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:15:26 EST Granite Bears’ offense keeps on rolling http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/152672282/Granite-Bears-offense-keeps-on-rolling Mount Airy defeated North Stokes 9-3 in Tuesday's Northwest Conference game.After a rough start to the season, the Granite Bears have won three games in a row thanks to a big boost from the offense. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:15:22 EST France wins 100, 200 http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152652222/France-wins-100-200 DANBURY — Mount Airy's Cordell France won the boys 100m and 200m dash events during the Vikings Invitational track & field meet over the weekend. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:55:30 EST Bears’ Smith chooses Prep path http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/152512721/Bears-Smith-chooses-Prep-path Mount Airy two-time all-conference lineman Sihem Smith has announced plans to attend a prep school this fall in the hopes of catching the eyes of college scouts. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:55:27 EST NBA star Stephen Curry joins tech startup http://mtairynews.com/news/nba/152652530/NBA-star-Stephen-Curry-joins-tech-startup CHARLOTTE (AP) — Former Charlottean and NBA standout Stephen Curry said Monday he has joined a growing technology startup that connects high school and college athletes with private coaches. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:55:26 EST East Surry shuts out Villains 8-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152650677/East-Surry-shuts-out-Villains-8-0 PILOT MOUNTAIN — Tyler Smith threw a complete-game shutout and East Surry topped Bishop McGuinness 8-0 in Northwest Conference baseball Monday.Smith gave up four hits, walked one and struck out 16 while going the distance. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:55:23 EST Lady Bears over Hounds 5-1 http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152649418/Lady-Bears-over-Hounds-5-1 The Lady Bears topped the Lady Greyhounds 5-1 in Monday's soccer action. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:55:21 EST Sigmon overcomes adversity http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152546762/Sigmon-overcomes-adversity PILOT MOUNTAIN — Ryan Sigmon isn't the typical No. 3 singles high school tennis player.He's a walking miracle. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:20:28 EST Gunter stepping down http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152621418/Gunter-stepping-down PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry head girls basketball coach Keith Gunter has resigned after six years with the Lady Cardinals. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:20:26 EST Greyhounds shut down Eagles http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/152614537/Greyhounds-shut-down-Eagles DOBSON — Casey Wright had a big night at the plate and Chase Chandler tossed a complete game shutout as North Surry defeated Surry Central 4-0 Friday in the Western Piedmont 2A Conference opener for both teams. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:29 EST Bears sweep Atkins for 3rd straight shutout http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152615589/Bears-sweep-Atkins-for-3rd-straight-shutout The Granite Bears continued their hot tennis streak Friday with a 9-0 sweep of Northwest foe Atkins.Mount Airy improved to 6-2 overall, 5-1 in the NW Conference. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:28 EST Lady Eagles settle for tie at home http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152614557/Lady-Eagles-settle-for-tie-at-home DOBSON — The Lady Eagles held a 1-0 lead for most of Friday's soccer game, but Statesville came back late to force a tie. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:23 EST Bears’ Holder picks Averett http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/152516500/Bears-Holder-picks-Averett Mount Airy quarterback Logan Holder has chosen Division III Averett University to continue his football career.The Granite Bears are a run-first team, but when needed Logan showed he could attack a defense through the air. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:21 EST Bears baseball wins 2 in a row http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152588142/Bears-baseball-wins-2-in-a-row Mount Airy's baseball team made it two in a row this week with a 13-6 nonconference victory against North Wilkes on Wednesday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:31 EST Hounds lose 5-4 http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152594187/Hounds-lose-5-4 North Surry nearly beat West Stokes for a share of first place in the Western Piedmont Conference.The Greyhounds fell 5-4 to the Wildcats, coming close in a singles match and a doubles match. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:30 EST Granite Bears sweep Wolfpack in tennis 9-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152594329/Granite-Bears-sweep-Wolfpack-in-tennis-9-0 WALKERTOWN — Mount Airy posted its second-consecutive shutout with a 9-0 victory against Walkertown in Northwest 1A Conference tennis on Thursday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:29 EST Knights blank Jamestown http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152591734/Knights-blank-Jamestown DOBSON — John Faircloth, Blade Best and Caleb Gaster combined to pitch a no-hitter Thursday as Surry Community College defeated Jamestown Community College 4-0. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:28 EST