Lady Bears take another win

Lady Bears take another win

WALNUT COVE — Make it 2-for-2 for the Lady Bears.The four teams who play Northwest 1A Conference golf were back on the links for round two at He...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Hounds tame Cats with 2-1 win

Hounds tame Cats with 2-1 win

It didn’t look good for North Surry’s soccer team when West Stokes earned a goal on its very first shot on goal.One of the things the Grey...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Bears overcome Cougars 4-1

Bears overcome Cougars 4-1

Mount Airy entered Tuesday’s match against Calvary Day with two streaks on the line: no goals allowed and wins. Though only one of those streaks...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears downNorth Stokes 3-0

Lady Bears downNorth Stokes 3-0

At times, this has been a trying season for the Mount Airy volleyball team.Expected to contend for the Northwest 1A Conference title this season, the ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


No. 2 Lady Cards in command

No. 2 Lady Cards in command

PILOT MOUNTAIN — This may be the year in which the Northwest 1A Conference girls’ tennis trophy comes in Cardinal red and white.East Surry...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Eagles fail to measure up to Titans

Eagles fail to measure up to Titans

DOBSON — Surry Central entered the match against West Forsyth with a lot on the line. The Golden Eagles looked for revenge from their meeting ag...

September 18th, 2017 |  


NS takes first loss tounbeaten 4A Raiders

NS takes first loss tounbeaten 4A Raiders

PFAFFTOWN — All good things have to end sometime.After 34 days and a 14-match winning streak to begin the season, nearly all of it as the state&...

September 18th, 2017 |  


N. Stokes avenges early loss

N. Stokes avenges early loss

North Surry’s tennis team pulled off one of the surprises of the early part of the season a month ago, when the Lady Greyhounds traveled to Nort...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears back on track

Lady Bears back on track

WALNUT COVE — After taking it on the chin from the state’s third-ranked 4A team and its top-ranked 2A team for two matches, Mount AiryR...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears growl back

Lady Bears growl back

WALNUT COVE — As Mount Airy golf coach Tommye Phillips put it, the Bears growled back.The defending Northwest 1A Conference champions were upset...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Cardinals steal the game

Cardinals steal the game

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry and West Stokes were billed as the “WXII 12 Playbook” game of the week on Friday with the winner going t...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Bear Power

Bear Power

Coming into the 2017 season, Mount Airy head coach Kelly Holder considered his team’s outstanding receiving corps as one of the team’s gre...

September 15th, 2017 |  


MA tennis wins 144 of 145 games in two wins

Winston-Salem Prep’s date with Mount Airy for tennis had already been put off once before the two teams decided to just play a doubleheader on T...

September 15th, 2017 |  


NS tennis wins second straight match

All of a sudden, playing North Surry’s tennis team is becoming a bad idea for those who do so.The Lady Greyhounds won their second straight matc...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Bears pummel Elks to stay perfect

Bears pummel Elks to stay perfect

The Mount Airy Granite Bears began their soccer season exactly one month ago with high expectations. In a month’s time, the Bears have won eight...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Unbeaten SC tennisblanks W. Stokes

Unbeaten SC tennisblanks W. Stokes

KING — It took two extra days to finally get it into the books, but Surry Central kept its unbeaten tennis season going on Thursday evening with...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Cardinals fly by Sauras

Cardinals fly by Sauras

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry’s top ten volleyball ranking was pushed to the limit Tuesday evening against South Stokes when the Sauras came...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds fight to earn 5-4 win over WS

Coming into Wednesday’s Western Piedmont Athletic Conference match with West Stokes, the North Surry tennis had six losses, five of them at the ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Central overcomes Atkins for 4-2 victory

Central overcomes Atkins for 4-2 victory

DOBSON — Soccer season is in full force at Surry Central High School. Players have hit their stride and are facing tougher and tougher opponents...

September 13th, 2017 |  


No. 4 MA falls to Bishop

No. 4 MA falls to Bishop

If anyone wants to get the Mount Airy tennis team, they’d better do it while they can.The Lady Bears lost five senior starters from last year...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Goliath and Goliath: Hounds face Bears on Friday night

Goliath and Goliath: Hounds face Bears on Friday night

As sports fanatics, we love to see opposing forces face-off to settle the debate of which is superior. Barcelona and Real Madrid, Hulk Hogan and Andre...

September 12th, 2017 |  


North Surry redeems lackluster performance, rolls SC

North Surry redeems lackluster performance, rolls SC

DOBSON — This was more like what North Surry head volleyball coach Shane Slate wanted to see.The Lady Greyhounds have been a fearsome opponent t...

September 12th, 2017 |  


SCC Knights dominate golf match

SCC Knights dominate golf match

GARNER — Surry Community College swept the top spots in a weekend men’s golf tournament.The Knights took the top four spots on the leaderb...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Eagles storm past East Surry

Eagles storm past East Surry

DOBSON — There may be a hurricane ravaging through the southeast United States, but it was a different kind of storm that caused destruction in ...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Challenge met

Challenge met

It was a routine day at the office for the state’s top-ranked 2A team. Then, all of a sudden, it wasn’t.North Surry was two points away fr...

September 11th, 2017 |  


No. 3 East tennis upsets No. 2 Bishop

KERNERSVILLE — Going into Thursday’s Northwest 1A Conference showdown between Bishop McGuinness and East Surry, the N.C. High School Tenni...

September 9th, 2017 |  


No. 4 MA sweeps Sauras

No. 4 MA sweeps Sauras

WALNUT COVE — After a long layoff, Mount Airy’s tennis team finally got back onto the courts Thursday afternoon and scored a decisive vict...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Cardinals overcome Eagles in double OT

Cardinals overcome Eagles in double OT

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Week four in high school football hosted a must-win situation for two teams this evening. East Surry entered the game 1-2 and l...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Hounds’ defense makes big plays

Hounds’ defense makes big plays

North Surry took down Community School of Davidson 43-7 Friday to stay perfect at 4-0.The Greyhounds could have been caught looking ahead to next week...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Bears run to 4-0

Bears run to 4-0

All season long, Mount Airy has lived by the big play. And while head coach Kelly Holder certainly didn’t mind all the touchdowns, he wanted to ...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Eagles flounder against Falcons

Eagles flounder against Falcons

DOBSON — The Surry Central volleyball team is like a puzzle. Not one of the puzzles with 15-pieces that make a picture of the Very Hungry Caterp...

September 7th, 2017 |  


No letdown for 11-0 Lady Hounds

No letdown for 11-0 Lady Hounds

North Surry head volleyball coach Shane Slate recently spoke of the maturity his team possessed. It was in evidence once again on Thursday evening.One...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles blank Lady Hounds, 9-0

Lady Eagles blank Lady Hounds, 9-0

DOBSON — Without a doubt, the unbeaten Surry Central girls’ tennis team can now say it is the best team in Surry County.The Lady Golden Ea...

September 7th, 2017 updated: September 8th, 2017. |  


Former Cardinal star thriving in college

Former Cardinal star thriving in college

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Many high school standouts hang up their cleats when graduation rolls around. That being said, Mary Jo Lowe is no ordinary socc...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds in another five-setter

Lady Hounds in another five-setter

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Through four sets, the showdown of the state’s top-ranked 2A volleyball and the fourth-ranked 1A team couldn’t have...

September 6th, 2017 |  


MA’s Lankford makes college debut

MA’s Lankford makes college debut

CLINTON, S.C. — Sarah Lankford had to wait until the second day of her college career before she made her official debut.The longtime Mount Airy...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Rain puts off several games

With the Labor Day weekend behind them, several local sports teams were looking forward to resuming play on Tuesday afternoon.Until about 3:30 p.m., t...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Eagles falter late, fall to Wilkes Central

Eagles falter late, fall to Wilkes Central

WILKESBORO — Surry Central’s football team is still seeking its first win of the 2017 season, but the Golden Eagles took a big step forwar...

September 4th, 2017 updated: September 6th, 2017. |  


Local standouts make college debut

Local standouts make college debut

WINSTON-SALEM — Recruiters from Salem College spent a lot of time in Surry County last volleyball season, and the effort paid off when three loc...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Coe to spike on at Montreat

Coe to spike on at Montreat

Even in the middle of a disappointing 2016 season, Taylor Coe was a bright spot on the Surry Central volleyball team.The 6’1” middle hitte...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Summers wins powerlifting meet

Summers wins powerlifting meet

RALEIGH — Chase Summers was an important part of the North Surry defense during his two varsity seasons with the Greyhounds in 2014 and 2015. Hi...

September 1st, 2017 |  


North Surry spikers sack the Wolfpack

Round two of North Surry’s quest for a ninth straight Western Piedmont Athletic Conference volleyball title didn’t last long.The Lady Grey...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Lady Cardsrout Titans

Lady Cardsrout Titans

CLEMMONS — East Surry’s volleyball team dropped from first to third in the latest MaxPreps.com 1A power rankings on Friday, but that would...

September 1st, 2017 updated: September 1st, 2017. |  


Greyhounds battle to defeat East Surry

Greyhounds battle to defeat East Surry

Thursday Night Lights just doesn’t have the same ring to it when it comes to high school football. But don’t tell the football teams of No...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Brown, Bears kick Elks around

Brown, Bears kick Elks around

ELKIN — Mount Airy improved to 3-0 on the season Thursday night with a 51-14 road victory over Elkin, but it was senior Robert Brown who stole t...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds pummel Atkins

WINSTON-SALEM — North Surry may or may not have the best volleyball team in North Carolina, as MaxPreps.com currently says it does.If they’...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Bears edge Hounds in thriller

Bears edge Hounds in thriller

The Mount Airy Bears hung on to both their win streak and shutout streak in a 1-0 victory against North Surry Wednesday. Both teams were fatigued from...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards pull off surprise

Lady Cards pull off surprise

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The race for the Northwest 1A Conference golf title looks like it will be very interesting this fall.Coming off a season where ...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles rally past East Surry, 5-4

Lady Eagles rally past East Surry, 5-4

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Whatever it takes, the Surry Central tennis team has been able to do this season.The Lady Eagles had to dig down deep in Wednes...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Expected storms shift football dates

Expected storms shift football dates

Because of the threat of heavy rain on Friday, local schools have moved their dates for football games.The Weather Channel website said Wednesday even...

August 30th, 2017 updated: August 30th, 2017. |