Cardinals down Eagles for first win

Cardinals down Eagles for first win

DOBSON — The East Surry girls’ tennis team downed county rival Surry Central in both teams’ opening match of the 2016 season, taking...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Lady Bears open with 9-0 whitewash

Lady Bears open with 9-0 whitewash

Mount Airy’s girls’ tennis team had no complaints about how it began the 2016 season on Monday evening.The Lady Bears, fielding a veteran ...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Bears, Cards shine in preseason tennis

Bears, Cards shine in preseason tennis

Local tennis teams got a first look at some outside competition Thursday at the preseason Mount Airy 1A Women’s Invitational. The Granite Bears,...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Springtime was Bear season

Springtime was Bear season

After seeing other squads knock on the door all year long, a pair of local sports teams finally broke down the doors to the state championship as the ...

June 9th, 2016 |  


City schoolboard honorstennis teams

City schoolboard honorstennis teams

The city Board of Education honored two middle school tennis teams this week for their undefeated seasons.Coach James Hayes went 11-0 with both the gi...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Lincoln Charter knocks out Mount Airy

Lincoln Charter knocks out Mount Airy

The Mount Airy tennis team accomplished many things in the 2016 season, but the Granite Bears’ hopes of seizing the ultimate goal came to a clos...

May 16th, 2016 updated: May 16th, 2016. |  


MA out of individual tennis tourney

MA out of individual tennis tourney

CARY — Mount Airy’s quest for the team state championship in tennis will resume next week, but the Bears’ run at the individual sing...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Bear tennis reaches elite eight

Bear tennis reaches elite eight

The Mount Airy tennis team’s pursuit of the state 1A dual-team title resumed on Tuesday evening, with the Granite Bears opening state playoff ac...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Three Bears in state tennis finals

Three Bears in state tennis finals

ELKIN — Mount Airy will be sending both a singles player and a doubles team to the state individual tennis championships.The Granite Bears swept...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Cardinals’ Hancock to play college tennis

Cardinals’ Hancock to play college tennis

PILOT MOUNTAIN — For the last two seasons, Daniel Hancock has had quite a thankless challenge, playing as the No. 1 singles player for East Surr...

May 2nd, 2016 |