PILOT MOUNTAIN — So far this season, nothing has been able to stop the Mount Airy tennis juggernaut.East Surry was the latest victim of the unde...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Surry Central beats North Surry to set up meeting with 9-0 Bears

Surry Central beats North Surry to set up meeting with 9-0 Bears

DOBSON —Surry Central kept up its end of the bargain on Tuesday afternoon and set the stage for what should be the best tennis match that the ar...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Mount Airy sweeps Hounds on the courts

The Mount Airy tennis team left little doubt that it still holds bragging rights in this part of Surry County, downing cross-town rival North Surry 9-...

March 17th, 2016 |  


Mount Airy tennis completes season sweep of Atkins

WINSTON-SALEM — The recent run of lopsided victories for the Mount Airy tennis team continued on Wednesday evening.The Granite Bears pulled into...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Hound tennis evens the score with ES

Hound tennis evens the score with ES

Before getting into the meat of the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference schedule, North Surry’s tennis team has been busy competing for the uno...

March 16th, 2016 |  


MA tennis clobbers Wolfpack

MA tennis clobbers Wolfpack

If you were a Walkertown fan, at least it was quick and painless.Mount Airy’s second Northwest 1-A Conference tennis match of the season was eve...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Bears blank Atkins in NW opener

WINSTON-SALEM — The start of Northwest 1-A Conference action proved no impediment to the fine start to the 2016 season that the Mount Airy tenni...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Bear tennis tames Wildcats

Bear tennis tames Wildcats

The Mount Airy tennis team got a little resistance in their third completed match of the 2016 season, but it wasn’t enough to derail the Granite...

March 7th, 2016 |  


Efficient Bears defeat East Wilkes

Efficient Bears defeat East Wilkes

The Mount Airy tennis team didn’t complete its tennis match with East Wilkes on Thursday, but the Granite Bears were able to clinch the victory ...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


Bears sweep Falcons for first win

Bears sweep Falcons for first win

After a postponement in the Mount Airy tennis team’s first match of the year, weather and the Forbush Falcons proved no match for the Granite Be...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Eagle tennis sweeps Cardinals

Eagle tennis sweeps Cardinals

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Surry Central tennis team kicked off its season with a bang on Tuesday, defeating its rivals from East Surry 6-0.The Golden...

March 1st, 2016 |  


Craddock receives Yokley Award

Craddock receives Yokley Award

Coleman Craddock, daughter of Jennifer and Robert Craddock, was awarded the Charlotte Yokley Tennis Award during the awards banquet for the Mount Airy...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Lady Bears fall in semifinals again

Lady Bears fall in semifinals again

KERNERSVILLE — For the second year in a row, Bishop McGuinness advances to the state 1A tennis championship after edging Mount Airy in the semif...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears reach West Regional final

Lady Bears reach West Regional final

SILER CITY — Mount Airy’s girls tennis team is one match away from playing for the 1-A state championship, but they’ll have to beat ...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


Cards’ darling season comes to close

Cards’ darling season comes to close

SILER CITY — One of the best seasons in recent memory for the East Surry girls’ tennis team came to a close on Saturday with a 5-1 loss to...

October 31st, 2015 |  


Surry Central tennis doubles team falls in state tournament

CARY — Thanks to an impressive run in the 2-A state playoffs, Sommer Chilton and Mallory Wilmoth’s seasons will go on next week, when Surr...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Recent weather means big Thursday in sports

Recent weather means big Thursday in sports

Inclement weather from Tuesday and Wednesday forced an assortment of teams to reschedule contests, making Thursday one of the busiest days of the year...

October 28th, 2015 |  


SC doubles team makes state finals

Surry Central’s tennis team will be in action tonight in the second round of the 2-A dual-team playoffs, but the season will go on for the schoo...

October 26th, 2015 updated: October 26th, 2015. |  


Eagles slide past Huskies

Eagles slide past Huskies

DOBSON — The Surry Central girls’ tennis team was immediately put to the test in the first round of the 2A state playoffs.After an undefea...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears win first-round tennis playoff match

Lady Bears win first-round tennis playoff match

Next Tuesday will only mark the second round of the 1-A state tennis playoffs, but one of the top teams in the bracket will be gone when the day is do...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Hounds just miss playoff berth

KING — North Surry and South Stokes were about as evenly matched as two tennis teams could be this season. The two teams split a pair of regular...

October 15th, 2015 |  


East Surry, Mount Airy fall short in Northwest Conference Tennis Tournament

East Surry, Mount Airy fall short in Northwest Conference Tennis Tournament

Mount Airy’s doubles team of Lauren Brintle and Coleman Craddock cruised through the first two rounds of the Northwest Conference girls’ t...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |  


Tickle shows growth with title

Tickle shows growth with title

EAST BEND — Taylor Tickle didn’t start playing tennis until her sophomore year at North Surry High School. According to coach Maggie McKee...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |  


Cards and Bears advance to semis

Cards and Bears advance to semis

Mount Airy High School hosted the opening rounds of the Northwest 1A girls’ tennis tournament on Tuesday, and the Lady Bears and East Surry comb...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Hounds sweep Falcons on Senior Night

Hounds sweep Falcons on Senior Night

North Surry’s tennis team needed one more victory to assure itself of a share of second place in the Western Piedmont 2-A Conference this season...

October 13th, 2015 |  


NWC tennis tournament starts today

An outstanding season of tennis for the Mount Airy girls ended one game short of a regular-season conference title, but the Lady Bears will be back it...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Mount Airy earns 20th tennis win, second in Northwest Conference against East Surry

Mount Airy earns 20th tennis win, second in Northwest Conference against East Surry

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It was an almost perfect early fall afternoon, and for Mount Airy girls tennis coach Rodney Pell, an almost perfect outcome.The...

October 8th, 2015 updated: October 8th, 2015. |  


Eagles go undefeated in conference

Eagles go undefeated in conference

DOBSON — The Surry Central girls’ tennis team wrapped up its regular season on Thursday with a 7-2 victory over North Surry.More important...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Bears tennis takes two over W-S Prep

Mount Airy tennis padded its stats with a couple of easy wins on Wednesday.The Lady Bears made up one rainout by playing a doubleheader with Winston-S...

October 7th, 2015 updated: October 7th, 2015. |  


Lady Bears bounce back with win

Lady Bears bounce back with win

DANBURY — For a brief moment, it looked like the Mount Airy tennis team was still suffering from a letdown after taking only its second loss of ...

October 5th, 2015 updated: October 5th, 2015. |  


SC tennis blanks Forbush

EAST BEND — The North Surry tennis team has had trouble getting matches in the last two weeks, with rainy conditions forcing schedules to be shi...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Lady Hounds sweep Wildcats

The North Surry girls’ tennis team continued its improved play in the Western Piedmont Conference on Thursday with a 9-0 sweep over the West Sto...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


Villains top Bears, take control of NWC

Villains top Bears, take control of NWC

In many ways, the second meeting of the season between Mount Airy and longtime tennis rival Bishop McGuinness was a lot like the first.The match went ...

October 1st, 2015 updated: October 2nd, 2015. |  


Lady Eagles still unbeaten in WPAC

DOBSON — The Surry Central tennis team held serve at the top of the Western Piedmont 2-A Wednesday afternoon, improving to a perfect 8-0 in conf...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Villains outlast Cardinals

Villains outlast Cardinals

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry girls’ tennis team is in the midst of a banner year for the program. Already with a win over Mount Airy, t...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears outlast E. Wilkes

Lady Bears outlast E. Wilkes

Mount Airy’s tennis team was already halfway to victory on Monday evening before the serious action in the Lady Bears’ non-conference batt...

September 28th, 2015 |  


Eagles close in on WPAC title

Eagles close in on WPAC title

EAST BEND — Surry Central defeated Forbush 8-1 to all but wrap up the league tennis title.The Lady Eagles are 9-4 overall and a perfect 7-0 in t...

September 24th, 2015 updated: September 24th, 2015. |  


Cardinals outlast Vikings

Cardinals outlast Vikings

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry tennis coach Ashley Powell admitted she felt a little nervous as her team’s match against North Stokes began t...

September 24th, 2015 |  


No letdown for SC tennis

There was no letdown for the Surry Central girls tennis team on Wednesday evening.The Golden Eagles, less than 24 hours removed from a victory over co...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Lady Eagles win battle of unbeatens

Lady Eagles win battle of unbeatens

The Surry Central girls’ tennis team outlasted North Surry on Tuesday in a matchup of unbeatens in the Western Piedmont Conference.The Golden Ea...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Lady Bears sweep tennis doubleheader

When you think of doubleheaders, thoughts normally turn to baseball. But for the Mount Airy girls tennis team, a rare tennis twinbill was the name of ...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Bears bounce back, beat Reagan

Bears bounce back, beat Reagan

PFAFFTOWN — Mount Airy tennis bounced back from a loss to East Surry to beat a 4A school.The Lady Bears defeated Reagan 7-2 to improve to 12-1 o...

September 17th, 2015 updated: September 19th, 2015. |  


Hounds beat short-handed Carver

Hounds beat short-handed Carver

North Surry’s Emily Harrison hits a winner during singles play with Carver. The visiting team had just three players, and the Lady Greyhounds to...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Eagles romp Bears in rematch

Eagles romp Bears in rematch

DOBSON — Surry Central soccer couldn’t hold on to a lead in a 5-5 tie against Mount Airy 10 days ago, but the Golden Eagles refused to fal...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Eagles stay unbeaten in conference

Eagles stay unbeaten in conference

DOBSON — The Surry Central girls’ tennis team stayed undefeated in the Western Piedmont Conference on Thursday with an 8-1 win over South ...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Lady Cards break streak to Bears

Lady Cards break streak to Bears

East Surry beat Mount Airy in girls tennis for the first time in several years.On Tuesday, the Lady Cardinals won 7-2, breaking a losing streak that g...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Lady Bears win close over Eagles

Lady Bears win close over Eagles

DOBSON — The Lady Bears beat the Lady Eagles in a close tennis match Monday.The final score doesn’t always tell the whole story, and Mount...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Lady Cards down Atkins for NW win

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry’s tennis team picked up a conference win over Atkins Monday afternoon.The Lady Cardinals took four of the six ...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Cards roll over Phoenix

WINSTON-SALEM — After suffering its first loss of the season, the East Surry tennis team bounced back in style on Wednesday with a dominating 9-...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Central tennis tops Forbush 8-1

Central tennis tops Forbush 8-1

DOBSON — Surry Central tennis moved above .500 with an 8-1 win over Forbush.Forbush took the top spot in singles, but the Lady Eagles won everyt...

September 8th, 2015 |