Forbush took the top two awards in soccer for the Western Piedmont Conference this fall.Robert Cornelius accepted the Player of the Year award, while Seth Davis was named Coach of the Year.
Lance McDaniel, son of Mount Airy native Doug McDaniel, won Charlotte's Thunder Road Half-Marathon for the third straight year on Saturday.
Mount Airy sophomore Will Sparks gets separation from the defender on the fast break. The Bears scrimmaged against Wilkes Central on Thursday.
For Surry Central to continue its impressive run in girls basketball, a group of six seniors will have to fill some big shoes.
The Granite Bears' big man on campus has picked UNC Pembroke to play college ball.
EAST BEND — Mount Airy's wrestling team had to forfeit three weight classes and that proved to be the difference in a one-point loss to Forbush on Tuesday night.
A year ago, Mount Airy's basketball team found itself on the wrong end of a handful of games that went down to the wire.
DOBSON — Surry Central gave fans a sneak peak of this year's edition of the Golden Eagles' basketball teams Tuesday evening.
The Mount Airy Lady Bears basketball team has eclipsed the 20-win mark in six of the last seven seasons.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — One of the best female golfers in Surry County history has picked Catawba College to continue her career.
SALISBURY — Surry Central's defense sparkled again, but the Golden Eagles couldn't put enough points on the board in a 14-10 loss to Salisbury in the first round of the Class 2A West playoffs on Friday night.
RALEIGH — The clock struck midnight on East Surry's Cinderella run to the state 1A soccer championship.
The first round of the state playoffs was unkind to football teams in the area, with Surry County's teams going 0 for 4 on Friday night.Mount Airy, East Surry, and Elkin lost at home, while Surry Central fell on the road.
Mount Airy's Ayano Shelton (3) splits the North Forsyth defense during the fourth-annual Lady Bears Basketball Jamboree on Saturday at Mount Airy. Also participating were North Surry, Carroll County, Ledford, East Wilkes, Forbush, Ashe County,...
PILOT MOUNTAIN — A tough conference schedule paid dividends for Avery County in the postseason.
The Granite Bears got a tough draw in the first round, and it came back to haunt them.Mount Airy lost to Swain County 14-0 Friday night. A 10-win streak to start the season is spoiled as the Bears lose their last two games.
East Surry's Sydney Marion drives toward the basket during a scrimmage against East Wilkes on Thursday night in Pilot Mountain. The Lady Cardinals' season opener is Nov. 25 against South Stokes.
Deane Hall, a football standout from Elkin, rounds out this year's selections to the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame.The final member of the Class of 2014 was part of Elkin's first football state championship.
DOBSON — A stellar defense has carried Surry Central's football team at times this season.Just how far the Golden Eagles go in the postseason will hinge on how quickly the offense comes around.
The Granite Bears open the state 1AA playoffs with a tough first-round draw.Mount Airy (10-1) hosts Swain County (8-3), which finished third in the Smoky Mountain Conference behind Robbinsville and Murphy.
As the soccer team prepares for a state championship, East Surry picked up the top two awards from the Northwest Conference.With just the state 1A title match left to play, the Northwest released its all-conference team Thursday.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — When the Class 1AA West playoff brackets were announced over the weekend, East Surry got what looked like an easy first-round matchup with a sub .500 football team.
Melanie Bledsoe Hudspeth left Surry Central in 1981 with a host of school records, but the basketball star said her camaraderie with her teammates is what meant the most to her.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — When East Surry's soccer team takes Dail Field for Saturday's state final against Wallace-Rose Hill, it will be an especially meaningful game for Antonio Mata Jr.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — Coach Bill Hart said his East Surry soccer team can play anywhere and compete. So far this postseason, the Cardinals have proven their coach correct.