Local standouts make college debut

Local standouts make college debut

WINSTON-SALEM — Recruiters from Salem College spent a lot of time in Surry County last volleyball season, and the effort paid off when three loc...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Coe to spike on at Montreat

Coe to spike on at Montreat

Even in the middle of a disappointing 2016 season, Taylor Coe was a bright spot on the Surry Central volleyball team.The 6’1” middle hitte...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Summers wins powerlifting meet

Summers wins powerlifting meet

RALEIGH — Chase Summers was an important part of the North Surry defense during his two varsity seasons with the Greyhounds in 2014 and 2015. Hi...

September 1st, 2017 |  


North Surry spikers sack the Wolfpack

Round two of North Surry’s quest for a ninth straight Western Piedmont Athletic Conference volleyball title didn’t last long.The Lady Grey...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Lady Cardsrout Titans

Lady Cardsrout Titans

CLEMMONS — East Surry’s volleyball team dropped from first to third in the latest MaxPreps.com 1A power rankings on Friday, but that would...

September 1st, 2017 updated: September 1st, 2017. |  


Greyhounds battle to defeat East Surry

Greyhounds battle to defeat East Surry

Thursday Night Lights just doesn’t have the same ring to it when it comes to high school football. But don’t tell the football teams of No...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Brown, Bears kick Elks around

Brown, Bears kick Elks around

ELKIN — Mount Airy improved to 3-0 on the season Thursday night with a 51-14 road victory over Elkin, but it was senior Robert Brown who stole t...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds pummel Atkins

WINSTON-SALEM — North Surry may or may not have the best volleyball team in North Carolina, as MaxPreps.com currently says it does.If they’...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Bears edge Hounds in thriller

Bears edge Hounds in thriller

The Mount Airy Bears hung on to both their win streak and shutout streak in a 1-0 victory against North Surry Wednesday. Both teams were fatigued from...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards pull off surprise

Lady Cards pull off surprise

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The race for the Northwest 1A Conference golf title looks like it will be very interesting this fall.Coming off a season where ...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles rally past East Surry, 5-4

Lady Eagles rally past East Surry, 5-4

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Whatever it takes, the Surry Central tennis team has been able to do this season.The Lady Eagles had to dig down deep in Wednes...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Expected storms shift football dates

Expected storms shift football dates

Because of the threat of heavy rain on Friday, local schools have moved their dates for football games.The Weather Channel website said Wednesday even...

August 30th, 2017 updated: August 30th, 2017. |  


Bears maul Trojans to remain undefeated

Bears maul Trojans to remain undefeated

The Mount Airy Granite Bears have been a force to be reckoned with on the pitch this year. The mercy rule came into play in each of the Bears’ p...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears down Elkin for second straight victory

Lady Bears down Elkin for second straight victory

ELKIN — The Lady Elks hosted the Granite Bears in a four-set match on Monday night. The final score from the battle on the volleyball court does...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears hold off Elks, but fall to Reagan

ELKIN — You win some and you lose some.Mount Airy’s tennis team found that out on Monday and Tuesday of this week, when a pair of difficul...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Seven straight for No. 1 Lady Cards

Seven straight for No. 1 Lady Cards

PILOT MOUNTAIN — One could say East Surry volleyball is all about numbers right now. As in seven in a row, 21 straight and number one on the sta...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Golden Eagles show potential vs. East Surry

Golden Eagles show potential vs. East Surry

DOBSON — The Surry Central volleyball team experienced a very quick and possibly painful loss in three straight sets to the Cardinals of East Su...

August 28th, 2017 |  


No. 8 Lady Cards beat North

No. 8 Lady Cards beat North

This is a rough neighborhood for tennis, as the young North Surry tennis team has found out this month.The Lady Greyhounds have played five matches ag...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Houndsbeat N. Wilkes

HAYS — The North Surry volleyball team stayed unbeaten on the first official day of school, sweeping North Wilkes in straight sets to improve to...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Hounds down Elks for 2-0 start

Hounds down Elks for 2-0 start

ELKIN — Last week, the Elkin Buckin’ Elks football team won its first game in over 16 months. This week, the Elks proved it was no fluke. ...

August 26th, 2017 |  


No. 2 East Surry wins fifth straight

WINSTON-SALEM — East Surry volleyball is on a tear.Since losing in five sets to North Surry, which is currently the top-ranked 2A team in the st...

August 26th, 2017 |  


Lady Bears end four-match skid

Lady Bears end four-match skid

HAYS — For once, Mount Airy’s volleyball team came out of the good end of a five-setter.For the fourth time in six days, the Lady Bears we...

August 26th, 2017 |  


Big runs late ice game for Cardinals

Big runs late ice game for Cardinals

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Starmount closed to six points early in the fourth quarter, but then East Surry pulled away, literally, with two long touchdown...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Bears improve to 2-0 with 35-20 win

Bears improve to 2-0 with 35-20 win

The battle of the Bears and Wildcats proved that the world really is a jungle. The Mount Airy Granite Bears won this round by defeating West Stokes 35...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Central can’t stop E. Wilkes, Vestal in 52-14 loss

Central can’t stop E. Wilkes, Vestal in 52-14 loss

DOBSON — Anyone just looking at the 52-14 final score of Surry Central’s loss to East Wilkes in Friday night’s game is likely to thi...

August 25th, 2017 |  


SC tennis takes down Atkins in tight battle

SC tennis takes down Atkins in tight battle

DOBSON — Going into Thursday’s conference opener, Surry Central’s tennis team had won 40 straight Western Piedmont Athletic Conferen...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Eagles soar past Cards

Eagles soar past Cards

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Surry Central bounced back from its sole loss of the 2017 soccer season to defeat East Surry 6-2 in the Cardinals’ home o...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Hounds now 5-0

Hounds now 5-0

With five wins in five tries so far this season, there’s not much doubt that North Surry once again has one of the area’s best volleyball ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Hurley savors milestone win

Hurley savors milestone win

The number 200 has been a topic of conversation in the world of soccer this year.On Monday night, Everton star Wayne Rooney became only the second pla...

August 24th, 2017 updated: August 25th, 2017. |  


Three local teams at home tonight; Hounds hit the road

Three local teams at home tonight; Hounds hit the road

The second week of high school football has rolled into town, and local teams are ready for action. Once again, Mount Airy, Surry Central and East Sur...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds score third victory

Lady Hounds score third victory

It was a tale of three very different sets in North Surry’s 3-0 victory over the Alleghany Trojans Wednesday evening. Both teams struggled with ...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Lady Bears win home debut

Lady Bears win home debut

For the Mount Airy tennis team, there was no place like home.One day after a road loss to county rival Surry Central, the Lady Bears finally had their...

August 23rd, 2017 updated: August 23rd, 2017. |  


Lady Bears’ Cox wins title at Oak Valley tourney

Lady Bears’ Cox wins title at Oak Valley tourney

ADVANCE — The high school golf season hasn’t officially begun for Mount Airy’s Alyssa Cox yet, but the reigning Northwest 1A Confere...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Cards rally past East Forsyth

Cards rally past East Forsyth

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry Lady Cardinals continued their homecourt dominance Tuesday, defeating the East Forsyth Lady Eagles in three stra...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Central spikers beat MA again

Central spikers beat MA again

DOBSON — If there was ever any doubt, Saturday was no fluke.Two days after beating Mount Airy in its own gym, Surry Central’s volleyball t...

August 22nd, 2017 updated: August 22nd, 2017. |  


At last, Eagles soar over Bears

At last, Eagles soar over Bears

DOBSON — On back-to-back evenings, the Surry Central girls’ tennis program took the lone criticism anyone could raise against them, and ca...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles beat East Surry for first time since ‘13

Lady Eagles beat East Surry for first time since ‘13

DOBSON — For more than four years, Surry Central tennis has been unstoppable in Western Piedmont Athletic Conference play.On Monday afternoon, t...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Bears open with victory

Lady Bears open with victory

Mount Airy’s tennis team returns just one starter from last year’s state runner-up team, but the Lady Bears don’t rebuild as much as...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Bears trample West Wilkes in home opener

Bears trample West Wilkes in home opener

It’s no secret that if you looked in the sky Monday afternoon the sun was blocked out by a large sphere. While many think that the moon was betw...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Renegar, Payne win MACC Member/Guest tournament

Mount Airy Country Club held its annual Member/Guest Tournament over the weekend, with 32 teams broken up into five flights and awards for flight winn...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Hounds take down 4A Watauga

BOONE — North Surry’s long road trip on Thursday paid off.Two days after opening their season with a five-set thriller at East Surry, the ...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Wilkes wins battle of the Cardinals

Wilkes wins battle of the Cardinals

PILOT MOUNTAIN — In a game that pitted two of the top 1A teams in the region, East Wilkes and East Surry gave the crowd in Pilot Mountain a show...

August 19th, 2017 updated: August 21st, 2017. |  


Lady Eagles roll past Mount Airy

Lady Eagles roll past Mount Airy

Three volleyball teams spent the day beating up on each other at the Howard Finch Gym on Saturday morning and afternoon.One of them went home triumpha...

August 19th, 2017 updated: August 19th, 2017. |  


Greyhounds run past Vikings

Greyhounds run past Vikings

The North Surry Greyhounds started football season with an incredible rushing performance to earn a 25-6 victory against the visiting North Forsyth Vi...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Elkin breaks streak against Golden Eagles

Elkin breaks streak against Golden Eagles

DOBSON — Elkin snapped a 17-game losing streak by beating Surry Central on the road 31-14 in the season opener Friday night.On Oct. 5, 2015, the...

August 18th, 2017 updated: August 21st, 2017. |  


Big plays lead Bears to victory

Big plays lead Bears to victory

Coming into the season, Mount Airy head coach Kelly Holder knew he had a receiving corps that was the envy of almost anyone in the state.Following the...

August 18th, 2017 updated: August 19th, 2017. |  


Strong serving helps Cards sweep Eagles

Strong serving helps Cards sweep Eagles

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry Lady Cardinals volleyball team flew higher than the Surry Central Lady Golden Eagles in the battle of the birds ...

August 17th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Lady Bears rally past Wilkes

Lady Bears rally past Wilkes

Defending Mountain Valley 2A Conference champ North Wilkes came to play on Thursday night.Fortunately, so did their hosts, the Lady Bears of Mount Air...

August 17th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Lady Hounds rally for first win

DANBURY — North Stokes head tennis coach Mark Parsons promised that his young, but enthusiastic team would get better as the season went along.C...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles win opener

Lady Eagles win opener

DOBSON — No one can accuse Surry Central of starting its tennis season off easily. Neither can anyone say the four-time defending Western Piedmo...

August 17th, 2017 |