Cardinal swimmers sweep county foes

Cardinal swimmers sweep county foes

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It what might as well be dubbed the “Surry County Invitational,” East Surry, North Surry, and Surry Central met in ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Mama Said Knock You Out

Mama Said Knock You Out

“Don’t call it a comeback, I’ve been here for years. I’m rocking my peers, puttin’ suckers in fear.”LL Cool J̵...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Cardinals spoil Bears’ Senior Night

Cardinals spoil Bears’ Senior Night

Five Bears swam their final races inside Reeves Community Center Wednesday night.Sierra Best, Elizabeth Marion, Simon Cawley, Chandler Gammons, and Li...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Boys fall, but ES girls clobber Prep

Boys fall, but ES girls clobber Prep

WINSTON-SALEM — When this season is over, no one will be able to accuse East Surry’s boys basketball team of playing a weak schedule.In ad...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Eagles send Camels into the desert

Eagles send Camels into the desert

DOBSON — Surry Central’s boys’ basketball team walked out with its head held high once more on Tuesday night.And this time, the Gold...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Bears beat down Cards, stay perfect in NW1A

Bears beat down Cards, stay perfect in NW1A

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Mount Airy Granite Bears slammed rival East Surry en route to a 51-26 victory.Neither team had lost in conference play comi...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Hounds set sights on No. 10

Hounds set sights on No. 10

The North Surry Greyhounds aced the first exam on Tuesday night.The final exam comes Friday night. Pass that one, and Coach Eric Jessup and his team m...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Hounds win second straight game

Hounds win second straight game

After some rough going earlier this season, the North Surry boys’ basketball team is starting to get the hang of winning the close ones.The youn...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Hounds pin down Magna Vista crown

RIDGEWAY, Va. — Chalk up another party-crashing caper for a local team traveling north of the border.North Surry’s wrestling team became t...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Bears escape with win over SC

Bears escape with win over SC

DOBSON — Anyone who spoke to Levi Goins and Myles Wilmoth after Saturday night’s basketball game between their respective teams might not ...

January 6th, 2018 updated: January 6th, 2018. |  


Smith, MA defense stifle Eagles

Smith, MA defense stifle Eagles

DOBSON — In several ancient Middle Eastern traditions, Asherah was the Queen of Heaven.On a Saturday night where the top-ranked Lady Bears were ...

January 6th, 2018 |  


So close, yet so far

So close, yet so far

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Basketball is often a game of momentum shifts. Teams can go back-and-forth for 32 minutes with no clear signs of who will win u...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Marion’s 15 not enough as Cards drop NW1A opener

Marion’s 15 not enough as Cards drop NW1A opener

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry opened Northwest 1A Conference play with a 54-48 loss to Bishop McGuinness on Friday night.The Villains’ win a...

January 5th, 2018 |  


‘Air Caleb,’ Bears soar to 78-57 win

‘Air Caleb,’ Bears soar to 78-57 win

After just 83 seconds of Friday night’s game, North Stokes knew it had run into Trouble, and Trouble’s name was Caleb Arrington.MaxPreps&#...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Lady Bears score early KO on Stokes

Lady Bears score early KO on Stokes

If there was ever a time when playing the state’s top-ranked 1A team wasn’t so bad, Friday night was it.It didn’t do visiting North ...

January 5th, 2018 updated: January 5th, 2018. |  


Titans too tall a task for Lady Bears

Titans too tall a task for Lady Bears

CLEMMONS — “Remember the Titans,” may be the most popular sports movie of all time. However, the Mount Airy Lady Bears used this sta...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Nine Bears All-NW1A, two make All-State

Nine Bears All-NW1A, two make All-State

It was probably the best season of boys’ soccer that Mount Airy has ever had, and it was plenty recognized at season’s end.The Granite Bea...

January 4th, 2018 |  


North holds off Central rally

North holds off Central rally

DOBSON — Wednesday night’s boys’ game between Surry Central and North Surry was almost a replay of the girls’ game, with one t...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Big night for Clayton not enough

Big night for Clayton not enough

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Close, but not close enough.For the second time this season, the East Surry Lady Cardinals fell to the East Wilkes Lady Cardina...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


DOBSON — This is shaping up to be the most interesting race for the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference girls’ basketball title in some t...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Playing their Cards right

Playing their Cards right

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry started the New Year with a bang, defeating the Cardinals of East Wilkes High School 66-50.The Cardinals of East Sur...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Snow’s sharpshooting lifts Bears over Cougars

Snow’s sharpshooting lifts Bears over Cougars

Jo Snow’s New Year’s resolution must have been to shoot the lights out, because she did exactly that in the Lady Bears’ victory Tues...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Bears maul Crocs in intercontinental affair

Bears maul Crocs in intercontinental affair

Mount Airy began 2018 with a bit of an international twist by hosting the Horizons Crocodiles of Australia. Horizons features a plethora of teams, in ...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Lady Pats win two of three to end ‘17

Lady Pats win two of three to end ‘17

KERNERSVILLE — What’s that the old song said? Two out of three ain’t bad.The Surry Homeschool girls basketball team ended the 2017 p...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Lady Cards crash Cabarrus party

Lady Cards crash Cabarrus party

MOUNT PLEASANT — East Surry’s girls went farther than any other local team did in order to compete in a holiday tournament.Luckily for the...

January 1st, 2018 |  


Rams nip Cards in Cook’s final

Rams nip Cards in Cook’s final

BOONVILLE — The 2017 Cook’s Holiday Classic Tournament came to a close on Friday night, and the Starmount Rams took home the Championship ...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Hounds outgunned

Hounds outgunned

WINSTON-SALEM — For a fleeting moment, it seemed like North Surry might have found some answers in its second meeting of the season against new ...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears take Galax title

Lady Bears take Galax title

GALAX — Mount Airy’s girls’ basketball team makes no secret of the fact that it plans to win a lot of hardware this winter.The first...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles triumph in Cook’s Classic

Lady Eagles triumph in Cook’s Classic

BOONVILLE — The Surry Central Lady Golden Eagles overcame the previously undefeated Forsyth Home Educators to win the 2017 Cook’s Holiday ...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Cardinals show their stuff in holiday tournaments

Cardinals show their stuff in holiday tournaments

BOONVILLE — The Forbush Falcons took on East Surry in a battle of the opening round of the Cook’s Holiday Classic Tournament. East Surry c...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears roll into Galax final

Lady Bears roll into Galax final

GALAX — The Mount Airy Lady Bears advanced to the final of the Skyline National Bank Christmas Tournament with a 56-37 victory over Forbush.Both...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Bears back at full strength

Bears back at full strength

CLEMMONS — No one will be underestimating the value of Caleb Arrington to the Mount Airy boys’ basketball team anytime soon. Or Donavon Gr...

December 28th, 2017 |  


SC girls play for Cook’s title today

BOONVILLE — In the opening round of the Cook’s Holiday Classic Tournament at Starmount, Surry Central’s boys’ and girls’...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Next hoops Hall class has star power

Next hoops Hall class has star power

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced the nominees for the 2018 class of inductees, and it looks pretty powerful.The Hall change...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears leave Devils blue

Lady Bears leave Devils blue

GALAX — Mount Airy’s Lady Bears celebrated a reunion of old friends with a big victory Wednesday night.Galax High School, led by former Mo...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Late surge by Hounds exterminates Yellow Jackets

Late surge by Hounds exterminates Yellow Jackets

WINSTON-SALEM — Both North Surry and Carver were in desperate need of a win following losses in the first round of the Frank Spencer Tournament....

December 27th, 2017 |  


Bears drop second straight in Frank Spencer

Bears drop second straight in Frank Spencer

CLEMMONS — Mount Airy and South Stokes faced off for the second time in a week Wednesday, but this time with the added pressure of competing in ...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Bears show no mercy

Bears show no mercy

Mount Airy didn’t hold any (figurative) punches in their walloping of Walkertown and Grayson County in Wednesday’s tri-match. The Granite ...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Bears fall in tourney opener

Bears fall in tourney opener

WINSTON-SALEM — The Mount Airy Bears usually have a lot more games under their belt come Christmastime. The Bears’ late start put them at ...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Bears, CardsdominateAll-NW picks

Bears, CardsdominateAll-NW picks

The 2017 football race in the Northwest 1A Conference was two-tiered — you had the Granite Bears and the Cardinals, and then you had everyone el...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Bears, Lady Bears to play in tournaments

Bears, Lady Bears to play in tournaments

Mount Airy’s boys’ basketball team will be right back on the court less than 24 hours after celebrating Christmas tomorrow.The Granite Bea...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Eagles start a winning streak

Eagles start a winning streak

DOBSON — Surry Central’s boys’ basketball team liked winning so much that as soon as it got its first victory of the 2017-18 season,...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Greyhounds to playin FS Pepsi Bracket

Greyhounds to playin FS Pepsi Bracket

WINSTON-SALEM — Mount Airy isn’t the only team that was invited to the party for the Frank Spencer Holiday Classic starting on Tuesday nig...

December 23rd, 2017 updated: December 23rd, 2017. |  


Starmount to host basketball tournament

Starmount to host basketball tournament

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School will be hosting the 2017 Cook’s Holiday Classic basketball tournament from Dec. 27-29. This is a three-d...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Hounds fall in OTagainst W. Stokes

Hounds fall in OTagainst W. Stokes

Three days before Christmas, Santa came and brought the gift of free basketball to the Ron King Gym.If you were a North Surry fan, you’d probabl...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Bears obliterate Sauras 68-18

Lady Bears obliterate Sauras 68-18

Depending on which side of the gymnasium you were sitting on, fans were split on whether the Lady Bears’ victory lands them on the naughty or ni...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds crushCats’ winning streak

Lady Hounds crushCats’ winning streak

West Stokes has its best girls’ basketball team in several years, and came into Friday night’s game with longtime Western Piedmont Athleti...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Bears down Sauras to start conference play

Bears down Sauras to start conference play

Christmas came early for the Mount Airy Granite Bears in the form of a victory against a top-10 team.South Stokes, ranked 10th in the MaxPreps 1A poll...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles rout Elks for sixth win

Lady Eagles rout Elks for sixth win

DOBSON — Surry Central quickly vanquished any impending threat made by visiting Elkin to improve to 6-1 on Thursday night.It was a true team eff...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Second half rally gives Eagles first win

Second half rally gives Eagles first win

DOBSON — The Golden Eagles of Surry Central tallied their first win of the season in a 71-52 come-from-behind victory over Elkin.The boys of Sur...

December 21st, 2017 |