EAST BEND — Elkin battled back from an early deficit and run a bigger deficit late before falling 36-26 to host Forbush in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
WALNUT COVE — Levi Wray ran for 155 yards and a touchdown and Andrew Nance ran for two touchdowns as East Wilkes opened the 2014 season with a 22-8 win over South Stokes.
BOONVILLE — Mount Airy broke a four-game losing streak to Starmount with a 28-17 win Friday night.
Thursday, August 21Men's soccerForsyth Country Day 5, Elkin 0Starmount 4, East Surry 2Forbush 4, West Wilkes 1Volleyball
PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry let its halftime lead slip away in a 4-2 nonconference soccer loss to Starmount on Thursday night.
Elkin High was the hotter team on a hot day at Elkin Municipal Park Thursday afternoon.
Elkin (0-0) at Forbush (0-0), 7:30Last Year's Result: Elkin 24, Forbush 21
Tuesday, August 19Men's soccerMount Airy 10, East Wilkes 1Hibriten 4, Elkin 0Women's tennisElkin 7, Wilkes Central 1
Elkin Coach Heath Foster expects as many as “six or seven” freshmen or sophomores to crack his starting 11 this fall.
CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has announced its two regional basketball tournament sites for the 2014-15 season.
WILKESBORO — Elkin tennis opened its 2014 season with a rain-shortened 7-1 win over Wilkes Central Tuesday.The Elks host East Wilkes Thursday. The singles matches are scheduled to begin at 4:30.Results
RONDA — It wasn't the perfect start East Wilkes Coach Aaron Simmons might have hoped for, but there were plenty of positives to take out of Tuesday's suspended match with Ashe County.
RONDA — East Wilkes opened their season with a three-set win over Pine Lake Prep Monday.The Cardinals will host Forbush, 1-0, Thursday at 5.
It was double points nights with all seven racing divisions competing Saturday night at Friendship Motor Speedway.
Monday, August 18Men's soccer North Surry 6, East Wilkes 1Starmount at Mount Airy, ppd., rainVolleyballEast Surry 3, Elkin 0
With just one player graduated from last year's Mountain Valley Athletic Conference runner-up team, the Elkin women's tennis team will expect to compete for the conference championship this season.
The Elkin volleyball program — buoyed by more players trying out, more height, and returning experience — is still young and is still in the tough Mountain Valley Athletic Conference.
Monday, August 18Men's soccer North Surry at East Wilkes, 6Starmount at Mount Airy, 6VolleyballEast Surry at Elkin, 4:30
About 20 girls and boys, from ages 7 to 17, have been participating in the basketball camp conducted by Camps for Christ at the Elkin Valley Baptist Church gymnasium that ends today.
RONDA — ShaNisha White will take her considerable athletic talents just down the road to Pfeiffer University.
The 2014 Elkin cross country men's season started in November 2013 - just after they finished second at the 1A state meet.
MOUNT AIRY — Miracle Walters and Makayla Dimmette won the doubles championship at the Mount Airy preseason tennis invitational on Friday.
SMITHFIELD — The Wilkes County American Coach Pitch Baseball team traveled to Smithfield for the Tar Heel League state tournament at Smithfield Community Park. The team fought an exciting battle and came home with the runner-up...
It took four months, but Mother Nature finally tamed the racing at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night.
No matter which car he brings to the Roaring Thunder Raceway in Ararat, Virginia or Friendship Motor Speedway in Elkin, Brandon McClure is in his “cootermobile.”