Lady Hounds nipped again

Lady Hounds nipped again

GREENSBORO — North Surry’s girls basketball team is overdue for a few favorable bounces of the ball.The Lady Hounds suffered their third r...

December 16th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards blow out Walkertown

Lady Cards blow out Walkertown

WALKERTOWN —East Surry’s return to Northwest 1A Conference action Friday night at Walkertown was a good one, as the Lady Cardinals dominat...

December 16th, 2016 |  


Eagles, Cards split contests

Eagles, Cards split contests

PILOT MOUNTAIN — There was no letdown for the Surry Central girls’ basketball team.Two nights after the Lady Eagles outlasted East Wilkes ...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Lady Bears roll at North Surry

Lady Bears roll at North Surry

Don’t worry, Lady Bear fans. Angela Mayfield isn’t going anywhere.Roughly 26 hours after the first-year Mount Airy girls’ basketball...

December 14th, 2016 updated: December 14th, 2016. |  


Hounds hold off Bears in foulfest

Hounds hold off Bears in foulfest

The only people who will consider footage from Wednesday night’s boys’ game between North Surry and Mount Airy for their personal highligh...

December 14th, 2016 |  


A Bear of a debut

A Bear of a debut

Mount Airy’s boys’ basketball team, with the exception of its recently arrived football players, had been through 43 days of practice and ...

December 13th, 2016 |  


Golden Eagles rally to down Wilkes

Golden Eagles rally to down Wilkes

DOBSON — The Surry Central boys seem to be getting on track as the season hits its stride.The Golden Eagles won their second straight game on Mo...

December 12th, 2016 |  


MCA girls start off season 6-1

MCA girls start off season 6-1

After a strong start to the year, the Millennium Charter Academy middle-school girls basketball team ran into a wall to in taking their first loss of ...

December 12th, 2016 |  


Lady Eagles outlast E. Wilkes

Lady Eagles outlast E. Wilkes

DOBSON — The 2016-17 basketball season is less than a month old, but it already has its first serious candidate for game of the year.Surry Centr...

December 12th, 2016 |  


Lady Patriots on a roll

Lady Patriots on a roll

REIDSVILLE — Surry Homeschool’s girls’ basketball team is on a roll.The Lady Patriots added four wins to their ledger in the first e...

December 10th, 2016 |  


North boys 6-0 after win over East

North boys 6-0 after win over East

The North Surry boys’ basketball team keeps on rolling.The Greyhounds won their sixth game in as many tries Friday night, riding a game-high 33 ...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Lady Cardinals earn second straight win

Lady Cardinals earn second straight win

PILOT MOUNTAIN — After opening the season with two losses, it appears as if the East Surry girls have found a formula for victory.For the second...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Cardinals go inside, pound Rams

Cardinals go inside, pound Rams

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It appeared as if Starmount read the account of East Surry’s Tuesday night victory over North Stokes, and rightfully conc...

December 7th, 2016 |  


East Surry goes deep for win

East Surry goes deep for win

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The rain had all but stopped outside by the time that East Surry’s boys took to the court for their game with Northwest 1...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Unbeaten Hounds clobber W. Caldwell

Unbeaten Hounds clobber W. Caldwell

So far, the North Surry Greyhounds are living up to their name. The team is simply too swift for everyone who has tried to challenge it to date. On Tu...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards break into win column

Lady Cards break into win column

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry earned the first win of its 2016-17 girls’ basketball campaign Tuesday night, but visiting North Stokes didn&#...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Greyhounds clobber Ashe County, now 4-0

Greyhounds clobber Ashe County, now 4-0

The North Surry Greyhounds boys’ basketball team stayed unbeaten at 4-0 after hosting and defeating the Huskies of Ashe County on Monday night. ...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Lady Hounds blank Ashe in first, win in rout

Lady Hounds blank Ashe in first, win in rout

The Lady Greyhounds advanced to a record of 3-2 with their triumph over Ashe County on Monday night.One might say it took a little bit to get the play...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Eagles rout N. Wilkes for first win

Eagles rout N. Wilkes for first win

DOBSON — The night didn’t start out the way Surry Central fans would have liked, but the ending more than made up for it Monday night.The ...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Cardinals squeak past Eagles

Cardinals squeak past Eagles

DOBSON — Resilient.That’s the word East Surry head coach Jason Anderson uttered about his team’s 46-45 road victory over Surry Centr...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Hounds pull away late

Hounds pull away late

PILOT MOUNTAIN —North Surry entered Wednesday night’s season opener for rival East Surry averaging 84.5 points per game. The Greyhounds ha...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Lady Hounds spoil Lady Cards’ debut

Lady Hounds spoil Lady Cards’ debut

PILOT MOUNTAIN —The East Surry girls’ basketball team couldn’t have picked a much tougher opponent to begin their season against.The...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Hounds open season with two wins

Hounds open season with two wins

ROXBORO — While many people in the area went in search of Black Friday bargains over the post-Thanksgiving weekend, North Surry’s boys bas...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Another tough loss for Lady Hounds

WINSTON-SALEM — North Surry’s girls basketball team suffered a second straight tough loss against a powerhouse team playing at a higher cl...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Pats have had busy November

Lady Pats have had busy November

Basketball season starts early for teams in the North Carolina Home Educators Athletic Conference, such as the Surry Homeschool Runnin’ Patriots...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Lady Hounds play for third tonight

Lady Hounds play for third tonight

WINSTON-SALEM — Most of the local schools haven’t started their basketball seasons due to highly successful gridiron campaigns, but such i...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


MCA middle schoolers start off strong

While a young Millennium Charter Academy girls’ basketball team is struggling against teams with a much longer history and with greater experien...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Lady Patriots’ press dooms Lions

Lady Patriots’ press dooms Lions

As rebuilding seasons go, last year for Surry Homeschool’s girls’ basketball team wasn’t half-bad. The defending state champions wer...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Runnin’ Patriots too much for MCA

Runnin’ Patriots too much for MCA

For a quarter, host Millennium Charter Academy was able to hold its own with a taller and more experienced Surry Homeschool team in a Monday night bas...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Eagles tip off hoops season

Eagles tip off hoops season

DOBSON — “The Big SC” is still gripped with football fever, especially one night after the top-seeded Golden Eagles claimed their se...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Bears dazzle in scrimmage with Cards

Bears dazzle in scrimmage with Cards

Mount Airy’s basketball team was understaffed, but still put on a great show Tuesday evening.The Granite Bears held a scrimmage with East Wilkes...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Oak Hill-Hargrave hoops showdown returning to SCHS

DOBSON — Once again, Surry Central High School will be hosting an exhibition game that will show off some of the best basketball players in the ...

October 17th, 2016 updated: October 17th, 2016. |  


Phillips commits to LMC in highlight summer

Phillips commits to LMC in highlight summer

An exciting summer on the basketball floor for North Surry’s Carter Phillips was filled with memorable moments.Playing AAU basketball with the N...

July 30th, 2016 |  


Summer ball at Surry Central

Summer ball at Surry Central

Surry Central High School’s boys’ and girls’ basketball teams held a three-day youth hoops camp during the week in which dozens of c...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Hoopin’ in Hound Country

Hoopin’ in Hound Country

There were a number of youth sports camps that took place in the area this week, including the annual North Surry High School youth basketball camp. T...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Lady Bears to host basketball scrimmages

Lady Bears to host basketball scrimmages

The start of girls basketball season is still five months away, but this weekend a pair of local teams will begin to get a look at where they stand he...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Smith wraps up historic high school career

Smith wraps up historic high school career

When Tyler Smith arrived at East Surry High School for his freshman year, playing all three major sports for the Cardinals was a foregone conclusion.S...

June 10th, 2016 |  


Winter sports season brought much success, memorable efforts

Winter sports season brought much success, memorable efforts

There were no team state championships won by any local schools during the winter sports season, but there was plenty of excitement nevertheless.While...

June 8th, 2016 |  


North Surry hoops camp coming in July

North Surry High School will host its annual youth basketball camp from July 11 through 14.The Greyhound Basketball Camp is open to boys and girls who...

May 30th, 2016 |  


SC hoops camp coming in July

Surry Central High School will host the annual Eagles’ Nest Basketball Camp for rising third through ninth graders on July 11-14 at the school.T...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Mayfield excited to lead alma mater

Mayfield excited to lead alma mater

The Mount Airy High School athletics department didn’t have to look very far for its next girls basketball coach.Longtime assistant and junior v...

May 23rd, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |  


Mayo moving from Mount Airy to Galax

Mayo moving from Mount Airy to Galax

Mount Airy girls basketball coach Howard Mayo announced Wednesday that he is stepping down from the program and taking the same job at Galax (Virginia...

May 11th, 2016 updated: May 11th, 2016. |  


Lady Bears to host girls basketball camp

The Mount Airy girls basketball team will be having its annual basketball camp during the week of June 13-16. The time will be from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. Th...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Anthony’s softball ride continues at SCC

Anthony’s softball ride continues at SCC

DOBSON — Katlin Anthony was set on attending Appalachian State next year and ditching her softball career when Surry Central’s 2016 campai...

April 30th, 2016 updated: April 30th, 2016. |  


Bears to host summer basketball camp

The Northwest Basketball Academy will take place from June 20-23 in the Mount Airy High School Gymnasium. The camp is open to all boys from rising 3rd...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Mounce signs with Furman University

Mounce signs with Furman University

Mount Airy senior Clay Mounce (bottom left) signed Friday to play college basketball next year at Furman University in front of friends, family and co...

April 15th, 2016 |  


Surry girls wrap up hoops season

Surry girls wrap up hoops season

The basketball seasons at all of the local traditional schools are long over, but the Surry Homeschool girls team got to take part in a little March M...

March 29th, 2016 |  


Clay Mounce commits to Furman

Clay Mounce commits to Furman

One month away from national signing day on April 15, Mount Airy’s Clay Mounce has made his decision.Mounce announced his commitment to Furman U...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Six basketball players named All-District

Six basketball players named All-District

It’s been quite a two-day stretch for Mount Airy senior Clay Mounce.On Wednesday, Mounce received his first Division I basketball scholarship of...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Wilmoth named Surry Central basketball coach

DOBSON — The Surry Central basketball team didn’t have to go very far to find its next head coach.Myles Wilmoth, the Golden Eagles’ ...

March 8th, 2016 |