Eagles nipped by Forbush

Eagles nipped by Forbush

DOBSON — A fan of Surry Central would probably say that conference rival Forbush was lucky on Wednesday evening.A Falcons supporter would probab...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Eagles nip Hounds

Eagles nip Hounds

DOBSON — The schedule said it was just an early-season match in the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference slate for Surry Central and North Surry...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Bears explode in second half for 10-1 win

Bears explode in second half for 10-1 win

With 15 goals scored in the Granite Bears’ last two matches, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley isn’t complaining about his teamR...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Bears refuse to lose

Bears refuse to lose

On paper, this had all of the makings of an upset loss for the state’s eighth-ranked 1A soccer team.Mount Airy hosted Walkertown in its Northwes...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Greyhound soccer remains unbeaten

Greyhound soccer remains unbeaten

With a month gone by in the 2016 season, North Surry’s Phil Jordan remains unbeaten as a head soccer coach.The first-year mentor of the Greyhoun...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Bears pick up 10th win of season

Mount Airy’s soccer team wrapped up its non-conference slate on a high note Thursday evening, taking a 3-1 home victory over South Stokes.The Be...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Eagles roll past Cards

Eagles roll past Cards

DOBSON — It’s no disrespect to anyone to say that Surry Central was the heavy favorite in Monday evening’s non-conference showdown w...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Bears hold off Ashe rally, win 5-3

Bears hold off Ashe rally, win 5-3

WEST JEFFERSON — The Mount Airy soccer team showed no signs of slowing down after playing its seventh match in 13 days on Saturday evening, alth...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Hounds turn it up a notch

Hounds turn it up a notch

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Phil Jordan wasn’t mad at his North Surry team when they tied Mount Airy on Tuesday evening, but he was very much of the ...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Hounds, Bears battle to draw

Hounds, Bears battle to draw

There are good ties and bad ties. And then there are those where both sides are just glad to say “Whew, at least we didn’t lose.”Nor...

September 6th, 2016 |  


N. Forsyth hangs on, tops Eagles

N. Forsyth hangs on, tops Eagles

DOBSON — For most of the night, it was a matter of who could do a better job of stretching the rules and get away with it. But it was decided by...

September 5th, 2016 |  


Eagles blank Cards 9-0 in soccer

Eagles blank Cards 9-0 in soccer

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Surry Central sliced apart East Surry’s defense for a 9-0 soccer win Thursday evening.The 5:30 p.m. game didn’t get...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Bears strong in shutout of Elks

Bears strong in shutout of Elks

With eight matches under their collective belts, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley feels like his team is rounding into top form as the Northwe...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Tumbarello’s four goals give Bears a 5-1 win over E. Wilkes

Tumbarello’s four goals give Bears a 5-1 win over E. Wilkes

Something about East Wilkes bring out the best in Austin Tumbarello.The sophomore striker torched the Cardinals for the second time in a week, scoring...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Unbeaten Hounds down Mount Airy

Unbeaten Hounds down Mount Airy

The surprising story of North Surry’s soccer team in 2016 opened a new chapter against its bitter rival, Mount Airy.The Greyhounds won three gam...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Eagles stay unbeaten with 3-1 win

Eagles stay unbeaten with 3-1 win

DOBSON — For much of the first half, the Surry Central soccer team was dominating its Thursday evening soccer match with West Iredell.At least e...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Eagles escape with win over Vikings

WINSTON-SALEM — Even without two starting defenders, the Surry Central soccer team is finding a way to make statement victories in the beginning...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Cards just miss first victory

Cards just miss first victory

PILOT MOUNTAIN — There were plenty of positives for East Surry in its Tuesday night soccer match with visiting South Stokes.The Cardinals played...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Bears bounce back, beat N. Wilkes 7-2

Bears bounce back, beat N. Wilkes 7-2

The Mount Airy soccer team still has some work to do, but the Granite Bears bounced back nicely in their first match of the new week, defeating North ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Starmount schools Bears in 11-2 rout

Starmount schools Bears in 11-2 rout

Despite earning a victory, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley was a little concerned about his team’s defense in the Granite Bears’ ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Eagles open 2016 with rout of Elkin

Eagles open 2016 with rout of Elkin

DOBSON — The Surry Central soccer team opened the 2016 season in style.The Golden Eagles trounced Elkin 9-0 on Monday with a dazzling offensive ...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Familiar face to lead NS soccer in ‘16

Familiar face to lead NS soccer in ‘16

North Surry’s soccer team can only hope that Phil Jordan’s current one-year stint as a soccer coach goes as well as his last one did.Jorda...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Cards look to regroup under Oliver

Cards look to regroup under Oliver

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Most first-year coaches need an adjustment period with their new team, but Neal Oliver has a slight head start in this departme...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Bears try to maintain success in 2016

Bears try to maintain success in 2016

The Mount Airy soccer team set a new standard of winning last season. The goal for 2016 is maintain the high level of success in the Northwest Confere...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Elder Eagles ready for last chance

Elder Eagles ready for last chance

DOBSON — The Surry Central soccer team had high hopes last season, but those hopes came crashing down in a penalty shootout loss to Lincolnton d...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Oliver named East Surry soccer coach

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry athletic director Randy Marion officially named Neal Oliver the head coach of its boys and girls soccer teams on Wed...

July 6th, 2016 |  


Bear soccer ready to roar

Bear soccer ready to roar

Austin Tumbarello and Malcolm Malone (in red) and their Mount Airy soccer teammates will begin their defense of the Northwest 1A Conference title in j...

July 2nd, 2016 |  


Lady Bears host varsity summer camp

Lady Bears host varsity summer camp

The Mount Airy girls soccer team hosted its annual summer training camp this week for Lady Bear high school players. Head coach Will Hurley turns thin...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Learning soccer the Bear way

Learning soccer the Bear way

The Mount Airy High School soccer program hosted its annual youth summer camps on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. The younger campers held their c...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Local soccer team earns bronze

Local soccer team earns bronze

RALEIGH — It wasn’t everything they hoped for, but it was hard-earned, and well-deserved.The Midwest Region team, including four players a...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Local State Games soccer team seeks medal

Local State Games soccer team seeks medal

RALEIGH — It took the Midwest Region team a while to get going on the opening day of the Men’s Soccer tournament at the Powerade State Gam...

June 25th, 2016 |  


MA players, coaches lead State Games contingent

MA players, coaches lead State Games contingent

The team representing the Midwest Region in soccer at the Powerade State Games of North Carolina has a decidedly navy blue and white feel to it.The se...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Springtime was Bear season

Springtime was Bear season

After seeing other squads knock on the door all year long, a pair of local sports teams finally broke down the doors to the state championship as the ...

June 9th, 2016 |  


TJA ends Lady Cards’ playoff run

TJA ends Lady Cards’ playoff run

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The bad news is that East Surry’s record-setting girls’ soccer season came to an end Wednesday evening in the third...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Shelton bound for N. Greenville

Shelton bound for N. Greenville

It’s a good thing that the Northwest Conference coaches didn’t pick the all-conference team in girls’ basketball by position, becaus...

May 18th, 2016 |  


SCC students, staff hoop it up for troops

SCC students, staff hoop it up for troops

The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) chapter at Surry Community College held its second annual March Madness basketball game fundrais...

May 17th, 2016 |  


East Surry girls soccer makes first-ever trip to third round

East Surry girls soccer makes first-ever trip to third round

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It took a while for East Surry to get going on Saturday evening, but once it did, nothing was keeping the school’s girls&...

May 14th, 2016 |  


Five local teams still standing

Five local teams still standing

Surry County high school sports teams took their bumps and bruises in the early rounds of the NCHSAA spring playoffs, but five local teams are still a...

May 12th, 2016 updated: May 13th, 2016. |  


Local teams’ playoff schedules

Five local teams remain in the NCHSAA spring sports’ playoffs still going on, and below is a list of opponents and times for the next round of g...

May 12th, 2016 updated: May 12th, 2016. |  


Fast start propels Bears past Cherokee

Fast start propels Bears past Cherokee

The Mount Airy girls’ soccer team couldn’t put away visiting Cherokee despite a 4-0 lead midway through the first half of the first round ...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards kick into next round

Lady Cards kick into next round

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Without a doubt, East Surry is a better soccer team when Mary Jo Lowe and Laura Ruiz are on the field.With that said, the Lady ...

May 10th, 2016 updated: May 11th, 2016. |  


Central sends seniors out in style

Central sends seniors out in style

DOBSON — There’s no conference tournament for the playoff-bound Surry Central soccer team, but the Lady Eagles had one more round of busin...

May 5th, 2016 |  


ELKIN — Mount Airy soccer coach Will Hurley likes what he’s seen from his inexperienced Lady Bear soccer team this spring.Everything, that...

May 4th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  


Late goal propels Cards over Mount Airy

Late goal propels Cards over Mount Airy

The neck-and-neck race between Mount Airy and East Surry for second place in the Northwest Conference soccer standings had one final twist on Tuesday ...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Lady Bears secure third place

DANBURY — The battle for second place in the Northwest 1A Conference, and local bragging rights, won’t be settled until next week.The Moun...

April 29th, 2016 |  


League champ Bishop overwhelms MA

League champ Bishop overwhelms MA

Bishop McGuinness has run roughshod through the Northwest 1A Conference this season, and the Villains’ 2016 season seems likely to end with a se...

April 26th, 2016 |  


Lady Bears romp Wolfpack

WALKERTOWN — The Mount Airy girls soccer team ran right past Walkertown on Thursday, earning a 10-1 victory over the Wolfpack. Mount Airy has no...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Lady Cardinals rolling again

Lady Cardinals rolling again

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Unless you happen to be a loaded 2A or independent school powerhouse, you don’t want to see East Surry on your soccer sch...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Lady Bears earn shutout win

Lady Bears earn shutout win

The Mount Airy soccer team posted its second shutout victory in as many days on Tuesday evening. And this was one that coach Will Hurley didn’t ...

April 19th, 2016 |  


Wildcats throttle Eagles’ upset bid

Wildcats throttle Eagles’ upset bid

DOBSON — Despite experiencing a difficult loss, the Surry Central girls’ soccer team took a step in right direction during its match again...

April 18th, 2016 |