Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:19:52 EST 1800 Bears’ defense stymies Central http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/50347836/Bears-defense-stymies-Central The Granite Bears blanked the Golden Eagles 35-0 on Homecoming night.Some early mistakes by Surry Central let Mount Airy have short fields, and the Bears took advantage with two scores in about half a quarter. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:54:12 EST Hounds race past Vikings http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50349331/Hounds-race-past-Vikings HAYS — North Surry raced out to a big halftime lead and went on to beat North Wilkes 48-19 on Friday night in a nonconference matchup. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:54:10 EST Cards beat Villains in soccer http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50342332/Cards-beat-Villains-in-soccer PILOT MOUNTAIN — Trace Simmons scored two goals and had an assist during East Surry's 4-2 victory against Bishop McGuinness in Northwest 1A Conference soccer on Thursday night. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:54:08 EST Bears shut out Atkins in soccer http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50349093/Bears-shut-out-Atkins-in-soccer WINSTON-SALEM — Mount Airy posted a 4-0 victory against Atkins late Thursday night in Northwest 1A Conference soccer. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:54:07 EST Remembering Ronald Boyles http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50348533/Remembering-Ronald-Boyles Being that I work second shift here in The News office, I often miss out on important discussions that happen during the course of the day.One of those recent dicussions was on the death of the beloved Ronald Boyles. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:57:09 EST Eagles drop 4th straight match http://mtairynews.com/news/hsvolleyball/50342254/Eagles-drop-4th-straight-match DOBSON — The Lady Eagles concluded their heartbreaking week with a five-set loss to Forbush Thursday.In an eight-day stretch, Surry Central has gone from 6-2 to 6-6 with four very close losses. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:20 EST Mount Airy tennis sweeps Walkertown http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50342258/Mount-Airy-tennis-sweeps-Walkertown WALKERTOWN — Mount Airy swept singles and took all three doubles matches in a 9-0 win against winless Walkertown on Thursday in Northwest 1A Conference tennis. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:19 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50342130/ North Surry's Jane Blackburn hits a return during a doubles match against South Stokes on Thursday afternoon. The Lady Greyhounds resumed a suspended match with the Sauras from earlier this season, but rain halted play. The match was tied 4-4... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:18 EST Hounds sweep http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50341894/Hounds-sweep North Surry stayed undefeated in the Western Piedmont Conference after posting a sweep of South Stokes in Thursday's volleyball action.The Lady Greyhounds (12-3 overall, 5-0 conference) won 25-22, 25-11, 25-23. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:16 EST Lady Eagles sweep Forbush 9-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50342257/Lady-Eagles-sweep-Forbush-9-0 DOBSON — Surry Central defeated Forbush in tennis, looking to continue last season's title. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:08 EST SC taps Joyner http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoftball/50333409/SC-taps-Joyner DOBSON — Surry Central has named a former three-sport star as its latest head coach. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:15 EST Central takes 1st in WPC golf http://mtairynews.com/news/hsgolf/50333426/Central-takes-1st-in-WPC-golf Surry Central took first place in Wednesday's Western Piedmont Conference golf tournament at Cross Creek Country Club.The Lady Eagles shot 157 (the total of the top three scores) to beat out South Stokes and Forbush. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:13 EST Unbeaten Bears host Eagles http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/50333434/Unbeaten-Bears-host-Eagles Mount Airy, ranked No. 5 in this week's 1A prep football poll released by The Associated Press, will look to stay undefeated when it takes on upstart Surry Central on Friday night at Shelton Stadium. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:12 EST Surry Central boots Elkin 5-1 http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/50333442/Surry-Central-boots-Elkin-5-1 DOBSON — Jose Avalos scored three goals for the hat trick as Surry Central posted a 5-1 nonconference win against visiting Elkin on Wednesday night. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:57:11 EST Bears ranked in top 5 in AP poll http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/50325547/Bears-ranked-in-top-5-in-AP-poll Mount Airy is currently ranked No. 5 in the latest Class 1A prep football polls released by The Associated Press. The Granite Bears (4-0) are one of four teams in the the top 10 with an undefeated record. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:14 EST East Surry takes girls golf match http://mtairynews.com/news/hsgolf/50327781/East-Surry-takes-girls-golf-match PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry took first place in a a seven-team golf tournament Tuesday at Pilot Knob Park.Madison Moore took the medalist honor with a 38 after the match was halted for about 40 minutes for rain. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:13 EST Eagle netters nip Hounds http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50327690/Eagle-netters-nip-Hounds DOBSON — North Surry came from behind to take some matches, but Surry Central pulled out the tennis win 5-4.The Lady Greyhounds trailed in the second set on the first three courts, but came back to take all three. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:12 EST Lady Bears drop 5-set thriller to Vikings http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50327804/Lady-Bears-drop-5-set-thriller-to-Vikings Mount Airy came all the way back from a 2-0 deficit to force a fifth-set tiebreaker but lost to North Stokes at Finch Gymnasium on Tuesday night in Northwest 1A Conference volleyball. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:11 EST Hounds down Eagles in five sets http://mtairynews.com/news/hsvolleyball/50327695/Hounds-down-Eagles-in-five-sets DOBSON — North Surry needed all five sets to overcome Surry Central in volleyball 3-2.The Lady Greyhounds committed more unforced errors than usual, and the Lady Eagles fought hard after a poor first set. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:08 EST Eagles fall to Titans 3-1 http://mtairynews.com/news/hsvolleyball/50320631/Eagles-fall-to-Titans-3-1 DOBSON — Surry Central came within a couple of points of forcing a fifth set, but lost to West Forsyth 3-1 on Monday.The Lady Eagles (6-4) pushed the 4A Lady Titans to 27-25 in the fourth set. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:49:12 EST