The high school men’s soccer schedules have been released for the upcoming fall 2016 season.
Last season, the Elkin Buckin’ Elks ended their season with a 9-13 overall record and a 8-6 conference record. Elkin placed fourth in the MVAC with 52 goals scored, and 23 goals allowed. The Elks averaged 2.8 goals per match and 1.9 assists per match. Overall the Elks scored 58 goals and had 294 shots.
On the defensive side, the Elks recorded an average of 9.2 saves per match.
Elkin opens up its season with an away game against South Stokes on Aug. 17.
August 17: Elkin @ South Stokes
August 23: Elkin @ North Surry
August 29: Elkin @ West Stokes
August 30: Surry Central at Elkin
September 1: Elkin @ Mount Airy
September 6: West Stokes at Elkin
September 8: Mount Airy at Elkin
September 12: West Wilkes at Elkin
September 14: Ashe County at Elkin
September 15: North Surry at Elkin
September 21: Starmount at Elkin
October 3: North Wilkes at Elkin
October 5: Elkin @ West Wilkes
October 10: Elkin @ Ashe County
October 17: Elkin @ Starmount
East Wilkes placed fifth in the MVAC last season with a 6-8 record. Overall, the Cardinals had a 6-12 record. In conference play, East Wilkes scored 41 goals and allowed 50. In non-conference games, the Cardinals scored 45 goals and allowed 79.
Only four games have been released for the Cardinals season, the schedules will be updated as more games are added.
August 23: Mount Airy at East Wilkes
August 30: East Wilkes @ Mount Airy
September 21: West Wilkes at East Wilkes
October 17: East Wilkes @ West Wilkes
Kristian Russell can be reached at 336-258-4052 or on Twitter @YadkinElkSports.