BOONVILLE — Starmount couldn't put Alleghany away until the very end, securing a 51-44 victory over the Trojans to claim the outright Mountain Valley Athletic Conference title Friday night.
WINSTON-SALEM — Elkin's Shakai Ward repeated as the indoor 300-meter champion at the NCHSAA 1A/2A track and field championships Friday at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem.
*Dates, times, and locations subject to changeThursday, February 12No events scheduledFriday, February 13
Starmount's Patrick Johnson effects an escape during his championship match with Queens Grant's Wes Joyner. Johnson, wrestling at 106 pounds, won the match, 5-3.
Spring sports registration is coming up at Elkin in Recreation and Parks.Kid Pitch Baseball, for ages 9-12 (as of April 30) is $55 for Elkin residents; $80 for non-residents. Registration deadline is Feb. 20.
Spring sports registration is coming up at Elkin in Recreation and Parks.Kid Pitch Baseball is for ages 9-12 (as of April 30, 2015): $55 for Elkin residents; $80 for non-residents. Registration deadline is Feb. 20.
RONDA — McKenzie Stokes and Jada McCrimmon came up with clutch plays in the final minute as East Wilkes defeated Elkin, 62-59, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game Tuesday night.
For the second year in a row, North Carolina High School Athletic Association member schools will be competing for state championships in three different classifications of indoor track, scheduled for Friday and Saturday.
RONDA — The Wilkes Diamonds travel girls' basketball program will be holding tryouts on Sunday at East Wilkes High School from 2 to 4 p.m.Tryouts are for girls in grades six through 10.
HAYS — Starmount rolled to a 55-20 Mountain Valley Athletic Conference win over North Wilkes Friday night.
RONDA — Andrew Nance scored 18 points and Zach Nixon grabbed 13 rebounds as East Wilkes overcame a 24-point performance by Kody King to defeat Elkin, 59-48, in a Mountain Valley Conference game Tuesday night.
*Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, February 10Men's basketballEast Wilkes 59, Elkin 48
DOBSON — 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.
DOBSON — With nine returning players back and a roster featuring 34 team members, Surry Community College is looking to climb back to the top of the Region X standings in 2015.
Three Elkin and three Starmount athletes are headed to the 1A/2A state championship indoor track and field meet at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem Friday.
EAST BEND — The Forbush High School cheerleading squad took second place at the UCA National High School Cheerleading Championship at the ESPN Center in Orlando, Florida, this past weekend.
Corbin Winebarger scored 11 of his game-high 14 points in the fourth quarter as Ashe County held off Elkin, 54-43, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game Friday night.
Ashe County held off a late Elkin rally to claim a 39-36 Mountain Valley Athletic Conference win Friday night.
BOONVILLE — Trey Bryant scored 20 points as Starmount dropped Wilkes Central, 47-26, in a Mountain Valley Conference game Friday night.
*Dates, times, and locations subject to changeThursday, February 5No events scheduledFriday, February 6Men's basketball
BOONVILLE — Starmount blew off a box-and-one on James Ashley and blew out West Wilkes with a strong third quarter, defeating the Blackhawks, 72-50, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game Tuesday night.
Miracle Walters had 20 points as Elkin erased a seven-point halftime deficit to defeat Mountain Valley Athletic Conference-leading North Wilkes, 58-48, Friday night.
Starmount track and field coach Emily Curtis, left, poses with former Rams and current Appalachian State athletes Samantha Welborn, middle, and Hunter Welborn during a ceremony at the half of the West Wilkes-Starmount men's basketball game. The...
*Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, February 3Men's basketballCarver 73, Forbush 48Elkin 59, North Wilkes 43
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Elkin fencers completed the regular season undefeated at Carlisle School Saturday.