Mount Airy News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS http://mtairynews.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:29:43 EST 1800 Golden Eagles fade against West Stokes http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/151555037/Golden-Eagles-fade-against-West-Stokes KING — A pair of first-half runs put West Stokes in control for a 68-44 conference win over Surry Central Wednesday night. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:35:28 EST Bears on the brink of NW title http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151554255/Bears-on-the-brink-of-NW-title PILOT MOUNTAIN — Mount Airy reeled off 36 straight points and defeated East Surry 48-25 on Wednesday night to put the Granite Bears at the brink of a second straight conference wrestling title. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:35:25 EST Lady Eagles keep rolling http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/151554943/Lady-Eagles-keep-rolling KING — The Lady Eagles took care of business, downing West Stokes 61-17 Wednesday.Surry Central has won four straight games since a loss to North Surry and seven of eight since a loss in the Elkin Christmas Invitational. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:35:22 EST Lady Eagles down Yellow Jackets http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151538320/Lady-Eagles-down-Yellow-Jackets WINSTON-SALEM — The Surry Central Lady Eagles won their third in a row on Tuesday, beating Carver 63-39 in a Western Piedmont 2A Conference game. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:05:31 EST North Surry grinds out road win http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151537779/North-Surry-grinds-out-road-win KING — North Surry outlasted West Stokes 56-51 in a Western Piedmont game on Tuesday night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:05:31 EST Central’s Zack Martin hits wrestling milestone http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151536773/Centrals-Zack-Martin-hits-wrestling-milestone DOBSON — Senior Zack Martin earned his 100th career win and Surry Central's wrestling team defeated West Stokes 39-28 in the Golden Eagles' final regular-season home match. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:05:30 EST North seniors go out in style http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151534686/North-seniors-go-out-in-style North Surry's seven senior wrestlers had every reason to celebrate after the Greyhounds' 51-25 victory against Forbush on Monday night at Ron King Gymnasium. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:05:28 EST Defense keys Bears’ 62-53 win http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/151537641/Defense-keys-Bears-62-53-win Mount Airy took control early and never trailed in a 62-53 win over East Surry.The Granite Bears ran off 15 straight points in the first quarter and kept the Cardinals at arms' length throughout the night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:05:24 EST Bear run dooms Lady Cards http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/151536929/Bear-run-dooms-Lady-Cards Two runs by the Lady Bears were the difference as Mount Airy beat East Surry 52-39 Tuesday.The Bears had a 10-0 run in the second quarter to move ahead. Then they had a second 10-0 run to take control in the third. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:05:22 EST Forbush wins Western Piedmont http://mtairynews.com/news/hsswimming/151513107/Forbush-wins-Western-Piedmont PILOT MOUNTAIN — Forbush won first place for both the boys and girls in Monday's Western Piedmont Conference Championship. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:00:28 EST Greyhounds edge Falcons by 4 http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/151513097/Greyhounds-edge-Falcons-by-4 EAST BEND — North Surry won its third straight game with a tight 83-79 victory at Forbush Monday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:00:26 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/hswrestling/151513928/ North Surry coach Eric Jessup, left, stands with his big senior class as the school held its Senior Night Monday.North Surry's Austin Rozier gets his Falcon opponent on his back for points Monday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:00:24 EST Lady Hounds stay perfect http://mtairynews.com/news/hsbasketball/151513085/Lady-Hounds-stay-perfect EAST BEND — The Lady Greyhounds finished the first loop through league play at 5-0 after a 56-49 win over Forbush on the road. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:00:22 EST (No heading) http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151486106/ East Surry's Kelsey Tunstall won the girls 200 individual medley on Saturday.Mount Airy's Gentry Williamson placed second in the boys 200 freestyle. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 23:15:24 EST Lady Cards swim to NW title http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151485912/Lady-Cards-swim-to-NW-title PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry Lady Cardinals swam to a Northwest 1A Conference championship on Saturday, halting a five-year run by perennial powerhouse Bishop McGuinness. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 23:15:21 EST Prep athletic events postponed http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151469662/Prep-athletic-events-postponed Mount Airy City Schools and Surry County Schools dismissed students early on Friday because of inclement weather, and all of the prep sporting events for the evening were postponed. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:15:23 EST Surry has sights set on CWS http://mtairynews.com/news/collegesports/151472756/Surry-has-sights-set-on-CWS Led by a host of versatile area players, Surry Community College's softball team has a lofty goal for 2015 – a trip to the NJCAA College World Series in Clinton, Mississippi. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:15:21 EST SCC volley succeeds on and off court http://mtairynews.com/news/collegesports/151452913/SCC-volley-succeeds-on-and-off-court DOBSON — Surry Community College's volleyball team recently wrapped up a successful 2014 both on and off the court.The Lady Knights put together a winning season and had a player named to the all-conference team. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:45:24 EST Greyhounds No. 8 in 2A rankings http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151453876/Greyhounds-No.-8-in-2A-rankings North Surry is No. 8 in the latest Class 2A boys basketball rankings, released by MaxPreps on Thursday.MaxPreps takes into consideration quality wins and strength of schedule when determining the rankings. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:45:22 EST Surry Home Pats fall to Carlisle http://mtairynews.com/news/localsports/151415382/Surry-Home-Pats-fall-to-Carlisle PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Surry Home Educators fell behind early and couldn't catch up in a 66-48 loss to Carlisle School (Virginia) on Tuesday night in varsity girls basketball. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:45:21 EST