Central shut down by fifth-ranked ‘Cats

Central shut down by fifth-ranked ‘Cats

KING — The West Stokes women’s soccer team remains perfect in league action after outlasting Surry Central 3-0 on Monday night, and did so...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards move into second-place tie

Lady Cards move into second-place tie

Mount Airy already knew it had its work cut out for it on Thursday evening, when East Surry came calling.It didn’t help the Lady Bears’ ca...

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Strong second half lifts Central

Strong second half lifts Central

DOBSON — Surry Central’s girls’ soccer team earned its second Western Piedmont Athletic Conference win on Monday evening, earning a ...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears roll past Camels

Lady Bears roll past Camels

WINSTON-SALEM — Mount Airy’s soccer team kept pace at the top of the Northwest 1A Conference standings on Friday evening, rolling to a 6-2...

April 8th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears beat rain, pummel Alleghany

SPARTA — It was a race against the rain for the Mount Airy soccer team, and the Lady Bears got the job done.Mount Airy and host Alleghany agreed...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Greenwood is N.C. Player of the Week

Greenwood is N.C. Player of the Week

Baylee Greenwood’s scoring rampage during a five-match winning streak for the Mount Airy soccer team caught the attention of national media outl...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Lady Cards get first conference win

Lady Cards get first conference win

WINSTON-SALEM — The East Surry girls’ soccer team earned its first conference win on the season on Wednesday night at Atkins High. The 7-2...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


Lady Elks stop MA scoring spree

Lady Elks stop MA scoring spree

It’s been feast or famine for the Mount Airy soccer team the past two weeks.After a five-match winning streak in which the Lady Bears scored 51 ...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Bevard, Sechrist get hat tricks in win

DANBURY — The last 12 days have been a series of track meets for the Mount Airy soccer team, which entered Tuesday night’s Northwest 1A Co...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Thunderstorms interefere with local schedule

There was a full slate of games on tap for Monday afternoon, but Mother Nature intervened, and nearly every local sporting event that was on the sched...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears make short work of Wolfpack

Lady Bears make short work of Wolfpack

Visiting Walkertown surely thought they had a fighting chance against Mount Airy when it arrived at Wallace Shelton Stadium on Friday evening and Bayl...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears score 12 goals again

HAYS — A final score of 12-3 suggests a low-scoring football game where one team could kick and one couldn’t, or perhaps a baseball game w...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


MA soccer kicks Walkertown, 9-0

WALKERTOWN — Mount Airy got its 2017 soccer campaign in the Northwest 1A Conference off to a strong start Tuesday night, clobbering Walkertown 9...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Central starts fast, then holds off Cards

Central starts fast, then holds off Cards

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pretty much everyone agreed that one team outplayed the other in the first half, and then the tables turned in the second.The g...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears bounce back with rout of N. Wilkes

Lady Bears bounce back with rout of N. Wilkes

One night after letting a match slip away on a frigid and snowy evening, the Mount Airy girls’ soccer team played some of its best ball of the s...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles freeze out Lady Bears

Lady Eagles freeze out Lady Bears

Girls soccer is officially a spring sport in North Carolina, but don’t try convincing anyone who witnessed the Tuesday evening battle between Mo...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles blank North Stokes

DANBURY — While much of the attention of Surry County has been focused on the joint assault of Mount Airy and North Surry on the state basketbal...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears shut down Lady Hounds

Mount Airy’s girls’ soccer team bounced back from its first loss of the 2017 season on Friday night, improving to 3-1-1 on the year with a...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears pummel Trojans

Mount Airy’s soccer team got a nice workout on Tuesday afternoon, but that was about all that could be said of their 10-0 rout of Alleghany.The ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Greenwood has double hat trick in win

The first meeting of the season between local rivals North Surry and Mount Airy on the soccer pitch looked like it might be a closely-contested showdo...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Another first for Lowe

Another first for Lowe

PILOT MOUNTAIN — For the last four years, Mary Jo Lowe has been more or less like any other high school student in the area. At least until she ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


NS volleyball, Porter earn WPAC honors

NS volleyball, Porter earn WPAC honors

The coaches and athletic directors of the various schools in the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference recently released their selections for Player an...

December 21st, 2016 |  


Villains end MA’s soccer season

Villains end MA’s soccer season

KERNERSVILLE — A strong defensive effort and a flurry of second-half goals was yet again a successful recipe for the Bishop McGuinness boys̵...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Bears earn another date with Bishop

Bears earn another date with Bishop

CASHIERS — And the two great rivals will meet again…On paper, Mount Airy’s soccer team wasn’t supposed to win Tuesday night...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Eagles soar into third round

Eagles soar into third round

HENDERSONVILLE —Surry Central head coach Blake Roth only had one message for his team when it learned that its second-round opponent in the NCHS...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Bears advance with 10-1 rout

Bears advance with 10-1 rout

Mount Airy made a mistake that it has made too often this season, letting an opponent pick up a cheap goal right at the end of a half.Fortunately, tha...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Eagles rally to avenge loss

Eagles rally to avenge loss

DOBSON — Surry Central’s soccer team avenged a defeat that had rankled them for a year, but it didn’t come easily in Saturday’...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Hounds end best season ever

Hounds end best season ever

This isn’t the way North Surry wanted its 2016 soccer season to end, but when the Greyhounds’ campaign came to an end on Saturday night in...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Eagles, Bears move on

Eagles, Bears move on

Saturday was soccer day for three local high schools, who all opened play in the NCHSAA state playoffs during the evening.Surry Central and Mount Airy...

November 5th, 2016 |  


Three local teams enter soccer playoffs

Three local teams enter soccer playoffs

The NCHSAA released brackets for the upcoming state soccer playoffs, and for Surry Central, the opportunity to redeem a bitter defeat has finally come...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Bears fall short on Senior Night

Bears fall short on Senior Night

For nearly 30 minutes, a spirited effort by the Mount Airy soccer team and its supporters in the student section had the Granite Bears battling visiti...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Bears wear down Cards in 5-0 win

Bears wear down Cards in 5-0 win

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The second meeting of the season between the Mount Airy and East Surry soccer teams provided evidence that the Cardinals were a...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Bears outlast Atkins in OT

The Mount Airy soccer team is winding down its regular season with a chance to make the final matches of the season very meaningful once more.The Gran...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Eagles nipped by Forbush

Eagles nipped by Forbush

DOBSON — A fan of Surry Central would probably say that conference rival Forbush was lucky on Wednesday evening.A Falcons supporter would probab...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Eagles nip Hounds

Eagles nip Hounds

DOBSON — The schedule said it was just an early-season match in the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference slate for Surry Central and North Surry...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Bears explode in second half for 10-1 win

Bears explode in second half for 10-1 win

With 15 goals scored in the Granite Bears’ last two matches, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley isn’t complaining about his teamR...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Bears refuse to lose

Bears refuse to lose

On paper, this had all of the makings of an upset loss for the state’s eighth-ranked 1A soccer team.Mount Airy hosted Walkertown in its Northwes...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Greyhound soccer remains unbeaten

Greyhound soccer remains unbeaten

With a month gone by in the 2016 season, North Surry’s Phil Jordan remains unbeaten as a head soccer coach.The first-year mentor of the Greyhoun...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Bears pick up 10th win of season

Mount Airy’s soccer team wrapped up its non-conference slate on a high note Thursday evening, taking a 3-1 home victory over South Stokes.The Be...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Eagles roll past Cards

Eagles roll past Cards

DOBSON — It’s no disrespect to anyone to say that Surry Central was the heavy favorite in Monday evening’s non-conference showdown w...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Bears hold off Ashe rally, win 5-3

Bears hold off Ashe rally, win 5-3

WEST JEFFERSON — The Mount Airy soccer team showed no signs of slowing down after playing its seventh match in 13 days on Saturday evening, alth...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Hounds turn it up a notch

Hounds turn it up a notch

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Phil Jordan wasn’t mad at his North Surry team when they tied Mount Airy on Tuesday evening, but he was very much of the ...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Hounds, Bears battle to draw

Hounds, Bears battle to draw

There are good ties and bad ties. And then there are those where both sides are just glad to say “Whew, at least we didn’t lose.”Nor...

September 6th, 2016 |  


N. Forsyth hangs on, tops Eagles

N. Forsyth hangs on, tops Eagles

DOBSON — For most of the night, it was a matter of who could do a better job of stretching the rules and get away with it. But it was decided by...

September 5th, 2016 |  


Eagles blank Cards 9-0 in soccer

Eagles blank Cards 9-0 in soccer

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Surry Central sliced apart East Surry’s defense for a 9-0 soccer win Thursday evening.The 5:30 p.m. game didn’t get...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Bears strong in shutout of Elks

Bears strong in shutout of Elks

With eight matches under their collective belts, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley feels like his team is rounding into top form as the Northwe...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Tumbarello’s four goals give Bears a 5-1 win over E. Wilkes

Tumbarello’s four goals give Bears a 5-1 win over E. Wilkes

Something about East Wilkes bring out the best in Austin Tumbarello.The sophomore striker torched the Cardinals for the second time in a week, scoring...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Unbeaten Hounds down Mount Airy

Unbeaten Hounds down Mount Airy

The surprising story of North Surry’s soccer team in 2016 opened a new chapter against its bitter rival, Mount Airy.The Greyhounds won three gam...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Eagles stay unbeaten with 3-1 win

Eagles stay unbeaten with 3-1 win

DOBSON — For much of the first half, the Surry Central soccer team was dominating its Thursday evening soccer match with West Iredell.At least e...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Eagles escape with win over Vikings

WINSTON-SALEM — Even without two starting defenders, the Surry Central soccer team is finding a way to make statement victories in the beginning...

August 23rd, 2016 |