Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed Sun, 28 Dec 2014 01:48:08 EST 1800 Hounds win, Eagles and Bears fall Some games finished late on Friday night, and full details were not available at press time. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:02:10 EST Lady Eagles nip Cards by five ELKIN — The Lady Eagles defeated East Surry 42-37 in the first game of Elkin's Christmas tournament Friday.Surry Central led by as many as 13 in the third quarter, but East Surry refused to quit. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:02:08 EST Cards fall to Rams 60-53 ELKIN — East Surry came out on the short end of a back-and-forth match with Starmount Friday evening. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:02:06 EST Lady Hounds fall to reigning 2A champ HIGH POINT — North Surry stuck around with the defending 2A state champion for three quarters before High Point Andrews pulled away for a 39-32 win Friday afternoon. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:02:05 EST Area teams playing holiday hoops All four area schools will participate in basketball tournaments on Friday and Saturday. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:57:04 EST Locals shine on college stage Surry County has a strong tradition for women's basketball, and several players are showing their skills now at the college level. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:58:05 EST Holder to coach in 2015 Shrine Bowl Mount Airy head football coach Kelly Holder was recently selected as one of six assistant coaches for the 79th Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas in 2015. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:58:03 EST Greyhound wrestlers roll North Surry collected two more wins, losing just three matches total in defeating North Forsyth, 71-6, and East Wilkes, 72-12, Tuesday night. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:58:02 EST Former Hound gets award RICHMOND, Va. — Former North Surry star Malaya Johnson continues to be successful as she has picked up an award this week at Elon College. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 00:23:05 EST Cards edge Hounds 72-68 PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry defeated North Surry for the second time this season, winning 72-68 in a nonconference game on Tuesday night. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 00:23:03 EST Lady Greyhounds top Cardinals by nine PILOT MOUNTAIN — North Surry got off to a strong start and held off a late charge by East Surry in a 51-42 nonconference victory on Tuesday night. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 00:22:06 EST Lady Bears overpower Wildcats 68-28 KING — Mount Airy wasn't at its sharpest on Monday night, but the Lady Bears were still too tough for West Stokes, making quick work of the Wildcats 68-28 in a nonconference game. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:21:07 EST Hounds’ speed throttles Rams Khaileel Dailey scored 20 points and Carter Phillips and Nathan Fletcher each added 18 as North Surry defeated Starmount, 73-62, in a non-conference game Monday night. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:21:04 EST Bear wrestlers win East Wilkes tourney RONDA — Mount Airy beat five teams on the way to winning the Cardinal Duals at East Wilkes. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:21:03 EST Bears rally to stun Cats KING — Dylan Gallimore buried a 3-pointer at the buzzer as Mount Airy came back to stun West Stokes 64-61 in a wild nonconference game on Monday night. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:20:03 EST Greyhounds take second North Surry's wrestling team took second place in the annual Greyhound Duals on Saturday at Ron King Gymnasium. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:02:08 EST Runnin’ Patriots roar to victory WINSTON-SALEM — Jessica Boyd scored her 1,000th career point and the Surry Home Educators girls basketball team roared past Winston-Salem Christian 57-31 on Thursday night. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:43:07 EST Hounds run away from Bears 95-78 A good push in the first half put North Surry in the driver's seat on the way to a 95-78 win over rival Mount Airy Friday night. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:36:07 EST Bears win another nailbiter The Lady Bears jumped out to a big first-half lead, but with their recent history with the Lady Greyhounds, the capacity crowd had to know it wouldn't stay that way. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:36:05 EST Cards too much for Cats PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry hit nine 3-pointers and overpowered West Stokes 62-28 in a nonconference game on Friday night.With the win, the Lady Cardinals improved to 5-5. The Lady Wildcats fell to 1-6. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:36:04 EST