DENVER — Mount Airy's basketball season came to an end on Monday as the Granite Bears fell to Lincoln Charter 66-60 in the second round of the Class 1A West playoffs.
Coach Kevin King of North Surry said he was terrified when he found out his team would have to play West Stokes again in the second round of the state playoffs.The Greyhounds sure didn't look worried.
MURPHY — Mount Airy stayed close for a half, but Hiwassee Dam pulled out in front in the third quarter for a 71-56 win in the second round of the state 1A playoffs.
BOONVILLE — James Ashley scored 27 points as second-seeded Starmount finally shook off No. 18 East Surry in the fourth quarter for a 61-46 1A West second-round victory Saturday afternoon.
The Granite Bears used a high-energy transition game to build a big lead on Chatham Central and won 74-54 in the state 1A playoffs.Mount Airy ran out to a 30-9 lead in the second quarter and led 37-19 at halftime.
DOBSON — Surry Central lost in the second round of the state 2A playoffs, 52-44, to Madison.
DOBSON — The Lady Eagles beat Draughn 53-30 in the first round of the state 2A playoffs.
A driving layup, a softly lofted shot and a bounce off the backboard looked like North Surry would stay alive.
North Surry sprinted away from Hendersonville for 90-62 win Friday.The Greyhounds dashed out to a 30-6 lead at the end of the first quarter and pushed the margin to 31 points at 43-12.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry's boys advanced, but the girls lost in the first round of the state 1A playoffs.
Basketball state playoff games were postponed for the third straight day after the latest winter storm dumped several inches of snow in the region overnight.All of the opening round games are tentatively scheduled for Friday.
GREENSBORO — A local elementary school student is headed to Maryland after winning the state Hoop Shoot championship in Greensboro recently.
Scott Meredith has seen a spike in interest from a number of colleges since a 55-point scoring outburst a couple of weeks ago.
The threat of another round of inclement weather forecast for Wednesday night postponed nearly all of the first round state basketball playoff games in the area.
Mount Airy tore through Pine Lake Prep in the final 11 minutes for a 78-39 win in the first round of the state 1A playoffs.
Another round of inclement winter weather has forced prep basketball games to be delayed for the second week in a row.
North Surry and Surry Central dominated the boys' and girls' all-conference teams, announced this week.For North Surry, Khaileel Dailey won player of the year, and coach of the year went to Kevin King.
The Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team had four players selected to the NCHEAC All West Region team over the weekend.
On the mats of the Greensboro Coliseum, the state wrestling tournament always feels like the trading floor on Wall Street.
RALEIGH — East Surry's Souli Boutis has been selected for the 2015 East-West All-Star men's soccer game.
Here is a listing of today's opening round of the state basketball playoffs.One game of note: the East Surry boys originally were scheduled to go on the road, but that game has been moved to Pilot Mountain today.
The N.C. High School Athletic Association released the basketball state playoff brackets for all classifications on Saturday afternoon.
GREENSBORO — North Surry and Surry Central each got a bronze medal at the state 2A championship Saturday.
GREENSBORO — The Granite Bears leave the state wrestling championship with three golds, a silver and a bronze.Mount Airy had five wrestlers qualify, and all of them medaled.
WINSTON-SALEM — The Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team reached the NCHEAC regional final but came up short in a 74-66 loss to Greensboro on Saturday.