Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:51:42 EST 1800 Bears ranked in top 5 in AP poll http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/50325547/Bears-ranked-in-top-5-in-AP-poll Mount Airy is currently ranked No. 5 in the latest Class 1A prep football polls released by The Associated Press. The Granite Bears (4-0) are one of four teams in the the top 10 with an undefeated record. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:14 EST East Surry takes girls golf match http://mtairynews.com/news/hsgolf/50327781/East-Surry-takes-girls-golf-match PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry took first place in a a seven-team golf tournament Tuesday at Pilot Knob Park.Madison Moore took the medalist honor with a 38 after the match was halted for about 40 minutes for rain. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:13 EST Eagle netters nip Hounds http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50327690/Eagle-netters-nip-Hounds DOBSON — North Surry came from behind to take some matches, but Surry Central pulled out the tennis win 5-4.The Lady Greyhounds trailed in the second set on the first three courts, but came back to take all three. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:12 EST Lady Bears drop 5-set thriller to Vikings http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50327804/Lady-Bears-drop-5-set-thriller-to-Vikings Mount Airy came all the way back from a 2-0 deficit to force a fifth-set tiebreaker but lost to North Stokes at Finch Gymnasium on Tuesday night in Northwest 1A Conference volleyball. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:11 EST Hounds down Eagles in five sets http://mtairynews.com/news/hsvolleyball/50327695/Hounds-down-Eagles-in-five-sets DOBSON — North Surry needed all five sets to overcome Surry Central in volleyball 3-2.The Lady Greyhounds committed more unforced errors than usual, and the Lady Eagles fought hard after a poor first set. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:08 EST Eagles fall to Titans 3-1 http://mtairynews.com/news/hsvolleyball/50320631/Eagles-fall-to-Titans-3-1 DOBSON — Surry Central came within a couple of points of forcing a fifth set, but lost to West Forsyth 3-1 on Monday.The Lady Eagles (6-4) pushed the 4A Lady Titans to 27-25 in the fourth set. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:49:12 EST Bears topple 4A Reagan 7-2 http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50320630/Bears-topple-4A-Reagan-7-2 WINSTON-SALEM — The Lady Bears remain undefeated in nonconference play after a 7-2 win over Reagan on the road Monday.Mount Airy tennis improved to 9-2 overall and 4-0 outside the Northwest Conference. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:49:10 EST Cardinals head past Bears 1-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/50318349/Cardinals-head-past-Bears-1-0 East Surry's Ty Covington scored with a header off a corner kick to defeat rival Mount Airy 1-0 Monday night. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:49:07 EST Lady Cards blank Wildcats http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50320622/Lady-Cards-blank-Wildcats PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry swept West Stokes 9-0 in the Lady Cardinals' only match this week. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:49:05 EST Cards spike Cougars in three http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50310549/Cards-spike-Cougars-in-three PILOT MOUNTAIN — Undefeated East Surry spiked 4A Alexander Central in three games on Saturday, winning 25-20, 25-15, 25-14. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:23:10 EST Loud and clear http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50310145/Loud-and-clear PILOT MOUNTAIN — During pregame warmups, West Stokes' football players jogged over toward East Surry's sideline to chirp at the student section. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:23:09 EST Eagles top Elks http://mtairynews.com/news/sports/50308840/Eagles-top-Elks ELKIN — Surry Central earned a 24-14 victory against Elkin on Friday night, for the Golden Eagles' first win against Elkin since 2000. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:23:06 EST Looking deeper at the ban of ‘Redskins’ http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50306221/Looking-deeper-at-the-ban-of-Redskins This weekend when Washington plays Jacksonville, several newspapers across the country have vowed to report on the game without any mention of the word Redskins. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:27:14 EST Cards deck Wildcats http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50306139/Cards-deck-Wildcats PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry's swarming defense picked up where it left off last week, overwhelming West Stokes 24-8 in a nonconference game on Friday night. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:27:11 EST Lady Eagles fall in five http://mtairynews.com/news/hsvolleyball/50300804/Lady-Eagles-fall-in-five WALNUT COVE — Surry Central fell to South Stokes in a lengthy fifth set. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:27:10 EST Late INT lifts Bears over Hounds http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/50307881/Late-INT-lifts-Bears-over-Hounds Mount Airy's Cordell France intercepted a North Surry pass with a minute left to preserve the Granite Bears 35-28 win.The two teams battled back and forth all game long, with a capacity crowd cheering from both sidelines. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:27:08 EST Cards cruise to tennis win http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis-localsports/50300024/Cards-cruise-to-tennis-win PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry breezed to a Northwest 1A Conference tennis win against struggling Winston-Salem Prep on Thursday. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:48:08 EST Cards fall to South Stokes http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/50300027/Cards-fall-to-South-Stokes PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry was unable to capitalize on scoring opportunities and lost to visiting South Stokes 1-0 in a nonconference soccer match on Thursday evening. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:48:06 EST Hounds’ D stops Bishop in win http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/50299983/Hounds-D-stops-Bishop-in-win North Surry's defense stymied Bishop McGuinness in a 2-0 soccer win Thursday.The Greyhounds improved to 6-1-2 after scoring a goal in each half and shutting the door on the Villains time and time again. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:48:05 EST Doubles dooms Bears at Bishop http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/50299986/Doubles-dooms-Bears-at-Bishop WINSTON-SALEM — Mount Airy tennis tied with Bishop McGuinness in singles, but couldn't pull out the doubles matches in a 6-3 loss. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:48:03 EST