Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 1 Mar 2015 10:23:15 EST 1800 Hiwassee Dam knocks out Lady Bears http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152113522/Hiwassee-Dam-knocks-out-Lady-Bears MURPHY — Mount Airy stayed close for a half, but Hiwassee Dam pulled out in front in the third quarter for a 71-56 win in the second round of the state 1A playoffs. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:55:33 EST Starmount beats Cards at home http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152112610/Starmount-beats-Cards-at-home BOONVILLE — James Ashley scored 27 points as second-seeded Starmount finally shook off No. 18 East Surry in the fourth quarter for a 61-46 1A West second-round victory Saturday afternoon. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:55:31 EST Bears sky for playoff win 74-54 http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152112602/Bears-sky-for-playoff-win-74-54 The Granite Bears used a high-energy transition game to build a big lead on Chatham Central and won 74-54 in the state 1A playoffs.Mount Airy ran out to a 30-9 lead in the second quarter and led 37-19 at halftime. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:55:26 EST Lady Eagles fall in OT http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152112596/Lady-Eagles-fall-in-OT DOBSON — Surry Central lost in the second round of the state 2A playoffs, 52-44, to Madison. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:55:21 EST Eagles breeze in 1st round http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152098568/Eagles-breeze-in-1st-round DOBSON — The Lady Eagles beat Draughn 53-30 in the first round of the state 2A playoffs. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:40:27 EST Lady Hounds bounced from state playoffs http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152098482/Lady-Hounds-bounced-from-state-playoffs A driving layup, a softly lofted shot and a bounce off the backboard looked like North Surry would stay alive. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:40:25 EST Hounds chase Cats in 1st round http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152098532/Hounds-chase-Cats-in-1st-round North Surry sprinted away from Hendersonville for 90-62 win Friday.The Greyhounds dashed out to a 30-6 lead at the end of the first quarter and pushed the margin to 31 points at 43-12. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:40:22 EST East boys advance, girls lose http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152104812/East-boys-advance-girls-lose PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry's boys advanced, but the girls lost in the first round of the state 1A playoffs. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:40:21 EST Weather postpones area games again http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152081543/Weather-postpones-area-games-again Basketball state playoff games were postponed for the third straight day after the latest winter storm dumped several inches of snow in the region overnight.All of the opening round games are tentatively scheduled for Friday. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:45:26 EST Local youth wins state contest http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152078636/Local-youth-wins-state-contest GREENSBORO — A local elementary school student is headed to Maryland after winning the state Hoop Shoot championship in Greensboro recently. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:45:23 EST Meredith drawing interest http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152078498/Meredith-drawing-interest Scott Meredith has seen a spike in interest from a number of colleges since a 55-point scoring outburst a couple of weeks ago. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:45:21 EST Hoops teams deal with weather changes http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152055380/Hoops-teams-deal-with-weather-changes The threat of another round of inclement weather forecast for Wednesday night postponed nearly all of the first round state basketball playoff games in the area. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:20:24 EST Bears’ D leads to playoff win http://mtairynews.com/news/hswrestling/152059069/Bears-D-leads-to-playoff-win Mount Airy tore through Pine Lake Prep in the final 11 minutes for a 78-39 win in the first round of the state 1A playoffs. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:20:20 EST Inclement weather delays first-round games http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152032159/Inclement-weather-delays-first-round-games Another round of inclement winter weather has forced prep basketball games to be delayed for the second week in a row. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:30:26 EST WPC names all-conference teams http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152038650/WPC-names-all-conference-teams North Surry and Surry Central dominated the boys' and girls' all-conference teams, announced this week.For North Surry, Khaileel Dailey won player of the year, and coach of the year went to Kevin King. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:30:24 EST Four Patriots named all-region http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152033786/Four-Patriots-named-all-region The Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team had four players selected to the NCHEAC All West Region team over the weekend. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:30:22 EST Finishing on a high note http://mtairynews.com/news/hswrestling/152011624/Finishing-on-a-high-note On the mats of the Greensboro Coliseum, the state wrestling tournament always feels like the trading floor on Wall Street. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:40:23 EST East’s Boutis all-star pick http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152011652/Easts-Boutis-all-star-pick RALEIGH — East Surry's Souli Boutis has been selected for the 2015 East-West All-Star men's soccer game. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:40:22 EST Hoops schedule for playoff games http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/152011641/Hoops-schedule-for-playoff-games Here is a listing of today's opening round of the state basketball playoffs.One game of note: the East Surry boys originally were scheduled to go on the road, but that game has been moved to Pilot Mountain today. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:40:22 EST Basketball playoff pairings set http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151985620/Basketball-playoff-pairings-set The N.C. High School Athletic Association released the basketball state playoff brackets for all classifications on Saturday afternoon. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:55:27 EST