Local teams are in action for the second round of the state playoffs for both tennis and volleyball.Tennis
EAST BEND — Forbush clinched the Western Piedmont Conference title in soccer with a 1-0 win over Surry Central.
Five local golfers have qualified for the 1A/2A state tournament next week after 18 holes at Cross Creek Country Club Monday.Mount Airy was the host school for the Central Regional 1A/2A Tournament.
LEXINGTON — The Lady Bears were shut out of the state tennis tournament this year after a long run, but another local player has qualified to play this weekend.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry hounded the Wolfpack in a 9-0 soccer win Monday night.
KERNERSVILLE — East Surry posted a 31-0 victory against Bishop McGuinness in a Northwest 1A Conference matchup on Friday night.
North Surry sent Wilkes Central packing in the first round of the state 2A volleyball playoffs.The Lady Greyhounds won 3-0, with a double-digit margin in each set.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry made quick work of Mitchell on Saturday, beating the Mountaineers 3-0 in the first round of the Class 1A volleyball playoffs.
WALNUT COVE — Surry Central's defense got a lot of attention after taking Carver to the wire in an overtime loss last week.It was no fluke.
WINSTON-SALEM — Turnovers proved costly during North Surry's 35-6 loss at Carver on Friday night in a Western Piedmont 2A Conference matchup.
WINSTON-SALEM — Atkins' defense shut down Mount Airy in the first half, but the Camels folded in the third quarter.
North Surry's Jane Blackburn is still alive in the regional tennis tournaments after two wins Friday.
KERNERSVILLE — Mount Airy got a strong performance from a freshman to continue its conference run in cross country.
WALNUT COVE — Surry Central returned two interceptions for touchdowns and rolled past South Stokes 48-7 to earn its first Western Piedmont 2A Conference win of the season on Friday night.
DOBSON — Matthew Mayes of North Surry won an individual title at the Western Piedmont 2A Conference cross-country championship on Wednesday at Fisher River Park.
WALNUT COVE — Even with a regular season conference title already in its back pocket, North Surry's volleyball team had no trouble finding motivation to go for the tournament crown.
WALKERTOWN — East Surry clinched the Northwest tournament title with a 3-0 win over North Stokes in Wednesday's late game.
BEAR CREEK — East Surry, a wild card, knocked off Chatham Central, the No. 1 seed from the Yadkin Valley Conference by a 5-2 score in the first round of the Class 1A dual team tournament.
WALKERTOWN — East Surry picked up three season awards after Wednesday's conference tournament ended.
WALNUT COVE — North Surry swept Surry Central 3-0 to claim the Western Piedmont 2A Conference volleyball tournament title on Wednesday night at South Stokes High School.
WALNUT COVE — The Greyounds swept the first round of the volleyball Conference Tournament against West Stokes, beating the Wildcats 25-11, 25-20, 25-11 at South Stokes Wednesday night.
WALNUT COVE — Surry Central and Forbush went the distance in the semifinals of the Western Piedmont 2A Conference volleyball tournament on Wednesday night.
WALKERTOWN — East Surry overcame Mount Airy in a marathon second set, then finished off a 3-0 win to advance to the final of the Northwest Conference Tournament.
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For the third straight week, Mount Airy is ranked No. 3, but now East Surry has cracked the top 10 in the Class 1A prep football poll released by The Associated Press.