Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:42:43 EST 1800 Greyhounds shut down Eagles http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/152614537/Greyhounds-shut-down-Eagles DOBSON — Casey Wright had a big night at the plate and Chase Chandler tossed a complete game shutout as North Surry defeated Surry Central 4-0 Friday in the Western Piedmont 2A Conference opener for both teams. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:29 EST Bears sweep Atkins for 3rd straight shutout http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152615589/Bears-sweep-Atkins-for-3rd-straight-shutout The Granite Bears continued their hot tennis streak Friday with a 9-0 sweep of Northwest foe Atkins.Mount Airy improved to 6-2 overall, 5-1 in the NW Conference. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:28 EST Lady Eagles settle for tie at home http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152614557/Lady-Eagles-settle-for-tie-at-home DOBSON — The Lady Eagles held a 1-0 lead for most of Friday's soccer game, but Statesville came back late to force a tie. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:23 EST Bears’ Holder picks Averett http://mtairynews.com/news/hsfootball/152516500/Bears-Holder-picks-Averett Mount Airy quarterback Logan Holder has chosen Division III Averett University to continue his football career.The Granite Bears are a run-first team, but when needed Logan showed he could attack a defense through the air. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:21 EST Bears baseball wins 2 in a row http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152588142/Bears-baseball-wins-2-in-a-row Mount Airy's baseball team made it two in a row this week with a 13-6 nonconference victory against North Wilkes on Wednesday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:31 EST Hounds lose 5-4 http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152594187/Hounds-lose-5-4 North Surry nearly beat West Stokes for a share of first place in the Western Piedmont Conference.The Greyhounds fell 5-4 to the Wildcats, coming close in a singles match and a doubles match. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:30 EST Granite Bears sweep Wolfpack in tennis 9-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152594329/Granite-Bears-sweep-Wolfpack-in-tennis-9-0 WALKERTOWN — Mount Airy posted its second-consecutive shutout with a 9-0 victory against Walkertown in Northwest 1A Conference tennis on Thursday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:29 EST Knights blank Jamestown http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152591734/Knights-blank-Jamestown DOBSON — John Faircloth, Blade Best and Caleb Gaster combined to pitch a no-hitter Thursday as Surry Community College defeated Jamestown Community College 4-0. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:28 EST Dirt to fly at Friendship http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152588806/Dirt-to-fly-at-Friendship Dirt racing returns to Friendship Motor Speedway this weekend with some big names and a big purse. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:27 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/hstrackfield/152594093/ Surry Central's Daniel Alvarez pulls away for a win in the 400 meters.Surry Central's Chase Boone clears a hurdle with Tyler Fitzgerald coming up behind him. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:23 EST Eagles receive uniform grant http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152591915/Eagles-receive-uniform-grant DOBSON — Members of Surry Central's football team got a nice surprise earlier this week, as one of 23 schools selected by the Carolina Panthers to receive a uniform grant. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:15:22 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/152573009/ Surry Central's Garrett Durham rips a two-run double at East Wilkes in a 9-4 win.Surry Central's Silas Hutson pitches against East Wilkes in a 9-4 win. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:38 EST Lady Vikings edge out East Surry http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoftball/152573094/Lady-Vikings-edge-out-East-Surry DANBURY — When you drive up the hill to the softball field at North Stokes there's a sign that wasn't there last year. It's a picture of the 2014 1A state championship team. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:36 EST Cards too much for Hounds http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbaseball/152570606/Cards-too-much-for-Hounds PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry slugged its way past North Surry 11-1 in five innings on Wednesday in a matchup between two teams playing solid baseball early on this season. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:34 EST Lady Cards top Hounds in softball http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoftball/152570620/Lady-Cards-top-Hounds-in-softball PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry scored all eight of its runs in the first inning on the way to an 8-2 softball victory against North Surry on Wednesday at Palmer Field. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:32 EST Hound netters win 2nd straight match http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152570577/Hound-netters-win-2nd-straight-match North Surry's tennis team won its second-straight match, defeating East Surry 7-2 on Wednesday. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:29 EST Lady Cards soar over Hounds 3-0 http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152570588/Lady-Cards-soar-over-Hounds-3-0 East Surry broke a scoreless tie midway through the first half and went on to defeat North Surry 3-0 in Wednesday's soccer action. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:23 EST Lady Bears win 3-0 in soccer http://mtairynews.com/news/hssoccer/152572395/Lady-Bears-win-3-0-in-soccer Mount Airy won a nonconference soccer match 3-0 over North Wilkes Wednesday.The Lady Bears went up 2-0 in the first half, then scored an insurance goal in the second half. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:55:21 EST Golden Eagles fall one short of Wildcats http://mtairynews.com/news/hstennis/152545990/Golden-Eagles-fall-one-short-of-Wildcats DOBSON — Surry Central fell to West Stokes 5-4 in Tuesday's tennis match.After besting North Surry 6-3 last week, the Golden Eagles were tied with the Wildcats atop the Western Piedmont Conference standings. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:50:26 EST Bears sweep Cards http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/152545196/Bears-sweep-Cards PILOT MOUNTAIN — Mount Airy posted a 9-0 victory against East Surry in Northwest 1A Conference tennis play on Tuesday. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:50:25 EST