Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:47:53 EST 1800 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Hounds, Eagles get bronze GREENSBORO — North Surry and Surry Central each got a bronze medal at the state 2A championship Saturday. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:55:23 EST Bears take three gold medals GREENSBORO — The Granite Bears leave the state wrestling championship with three golds, a silver and a bronze.Mount Airy had five wrestlers qualify, and all of them medaled. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:55:21 EST Patriots qualify for state tournament WINSTON-SALEM — The Surry Home Educators varsity girls basketball team reached the NCHEAC regional final but came up short in a 74-66 loss to Greensboro on Saturday. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:55:25 EST Lady Eagles win tiebreaker Marlee Wilmoth has spent extra time working on free throw shooting since the last time Surry Central played North Surry. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:55:24 EST State wrestling tourney begins GREENSBORO — Several local wrestlers are still alive in the hunt for a state title at the Greensboro Coliseum today. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:55:22 EST Fit to be tied The North Surry and Surry Central girls basketball teams won't be fighting for any hardware today after inclement weather wiped out the Western Piedmont 2A Conference tournament. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:30:21 EST Ref discretion has gray areas Two recent rulings from wrestling officials had Bears fans upset, and they have a right to be. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 23:20:24 EST Hoops tournaments canceled The Northwest 1A Conference and Western Piedmont 2A Conference basketball tournaments have been canceled because of inclement weather. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 23:20:22 EST