WALNUT COVE — The Lady Eagles beat South Stokes on the road Friday 64-45.Surry Central outscored the Lady Sauras by three or four points in each of the first three quarters, then tightened down on defense at the end.
DOBSON — Surry Central held a one-point lead on South Stokes until a string of forfeits gave the Sauras the wrestling match.
Mount Airy controlled the pace of play for the vast majority of Friday night's showdown with Bishop McGuinness. After four quarters and two overtimes, the Lady Bears finally knocked out the nine-time defending state champs.
Mount Airy's Caleb Horton (3) rises for a jumper against Bishop McGuinness during Friday night's Northwest 1A Conference game. The Bears won 57-42. For more on the game, see Sunday's edition of The News.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry beat North Stokes 58-24 in wrestling Friday night.The Cardinals accepted seven forfeits and only gave up one (as well as a double forfeit at 106), a swing of 30 points.
North Surry wrestling destroyed an undermanned Carver squad 78-6 Friday night.The Greyhounds lost just one match out of the seven that were held. The Yellow Jackets gave up seven other matches to forfeit.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — Jessica Boyd poured in 23 points as the Surry Home Educators girls basketball team raced past the High Point Home Educators 70-34 at Armfield Civic & Recreation Center.
North Surry is No. 5 in the latest Class 2A basketball rankings released by MaxPreps on Thursday.
Prep swim teams returned to action this week with East Surry's girls taking first over Mount Airy and Bishop McGuinness.
WINSTON-SALEM — A close game got away from Mount Airy in the second half during a 73-47 loss to Winston-Salem Prep in a Northwest 1A Conference matchup on Tuesday evening.
DOBSON — The Lady Eagles opened conference play with a bang, blowing out Carver 71-27 on Tuesday.
WINSTON-SALEM — Mount Airy was held scoreless in the third quarter of Tuesday night's Northwest 1A Conference game at Winston-Salem Prep.
KING — North Surry got its conference wrestling season off to a good start, whipping West Stokes 68-12 Tuesday night.
WINSTON-SALEM — Surry Central wrestling beat Carver 30-18 on the road in the first match of conference play.The Golden Eagles had some empty weights, but so did Carver; the five double-forfeits kept the team scores low.
Mount Airy wrestling opened conference season with a dominant 63-18 win over Walkertown Tuesday.The Granite Bears gave up three forfeits, but didn't lose any of the seven matches held.
DOBSON — The Golden Eagles fell to Carver 56-44 on Tuesday.Surry Central was just a few points worse than the Yellow Jackets in each quarter, but it added up to the first loss in Western Piedmont Conference play.
North Surry blistered the nets from three-point range in beating West Stokes 74-51 in the opener of Western Piedmont Conference play.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry went on a 28-6 run in the first half and blew out winless Atkins 63-40 in a Northwest 1A Conference game on Tuesday night.
The Lady Greyhounds ripped West Stokes apart in the first half on the way to a 49-17 blowout Tuesday.
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry gave up a 19-0 run to start the game and lost to Atkins 73-51 in a Northwest 1A Conference game on Tuesday night.
GALAX, Va. — Mount Airy wrestling went into an event with three defending state champions and left onlookers impressed.
LEXINGTON — North Surry went 3-0 at the West Davidson's Dragon Duals over the weekend.North Surry, Surry Central and Forbush traveled to Lexington to face all three Davidson schools, but not each other.
Something is rotten in the state of Denmark, err Cooperstown.
WINSTON-SALEM — The Surry Home Educators girls basketball team split two games in the Viking Shootout over the weekend at Salem Baptist School.
WEST JEFFERSON — North Surry clamped down on Ashe County defensively early and pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 46-30 win against the Lady Huskies on Friday night.