Yadkin Ripple- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:35:08 EST 1800 Friday night previews http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50333685/Friday-night-previews Elkin (0-0) at Forbush (0-0), 7:30Last Year's Result: Elkin 24, Forbush 21 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:00:15 EST New coach ready for new season http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50336021/New-coach-ready-for-new-season BOONVILLE — First-year Starmount men's soccer coach Edgar Zamora said he is “having a blast” right now. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:00:13 EST Rams weathered out http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50336068/Rams-weathered-out MOUNT AIRY — Monday's scheduled men's soccer game beween Starmount and Mount Airy was postponed due to inclement weather. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:41:13 EST Upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50328893/Upcoming-schedule Monday, August 18Men's soccer North Surry 6, East Wilkes 1Starmount at Mount Airy, ppd., rainVolleyballEast Surry 3, Elkin 0 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:56:09 EST Falcons pass Eagles http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50328619/Falcons-pass-Eagles EAST BEND — Forbush started strong and finished strong, downing Wilkes Central, 3-0, to claim its opening day volleyball match at home Monday. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:45:10 EST Rams will ‘work hard’ http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50254345/Rams-will-work-hard BOONVILLE — Starmount women's tennis coach Ryan Norman has more questions than answers regarding his young, athletic team. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 01:01:05 EST McClure right at home at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/50254317/McClure-right-at-home-at-Friendship 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.” Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:01:06 EST Rain wins at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50235185/Rain-wins-at-Friendship It took four months, but Mother Nature finally tamed the racing at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 01:01:09 EST (No heading) http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50184037/ Amber Smith, the daughter of Jeff and Becky Smith, joins Montreat from Averett University, where she played her freshman and sophomore years. Amber earned USA South Academic All-Conference honors in 2013 and finished the 2014 season hitting .281 for... Fri, 8 Aug 2014 01:01:12 EST Fall Creek 8-and-under champions http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50120958/Fall-Creek-8-and-under-champions Fall Creek 8-and-under softball season champions and EYSA8U tournament champions include, front row, from left, Abigail Dickens, Kiersten Wall, Mallory Champon, Abigail Sorrell; second row, Kadey Matthews, Jessica Bates, Aria Wilson; third row, Mia... Wed, 6 Aug 2014 01:01:12 EST Call continues hot streak at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50165659/Call-continues-hot-streak-at-Friendship Winners at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night included Chad Call of North Wilkesboro, Richard Clew of Harmony, Billy Wagoner of North Wilkesboro, Kevin Gwyn of Mount Airy, Ron Parker of Belwood, and Kasey Shane. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 10:06:05 EST Falcons bring in football season with Midnight Madness http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50144899/Falcons-bring-in-football-season-with-Midnight-Madness EAST BEND — Midnight madness was a serious, yet jovial, occasion under the lights at Forbush High School early Friday morning. Sat, 2 Aug 2014 01:01:04 EST Forbush grad awarded scholarship http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-highschool-news_education/50049347/Forbush-grad-awarded-scholarship The North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority recently selected Ashlyn Vestal as a recipient of a $12,000 Golden LEAF Foundation Scholarship. Vestal is a senior at Forbush High School and plans to attend Gardner-Webb... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:15:07 EST Yadkin County team wins Babe Ruth state championship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50118395/Yadkin-County-team-wins-Babe-Ruth-state-championship The Yadkin County 14-year-old all-stars won the 2014 Babe Ruth State Tournament. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:01:04 EST Carolina Xtreme 14-and-under team rocking softball world http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50102916/Carolina-Xtreme-14-and-under-team-rocking-softball-world The Carolina Xtreme 14-and-under team has come a long way since its inception four summers ago. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:22:13 EST Rams finish high in Wachovia Cup Standings http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/306484/Rams-finish-high-in-Wachovia-Cup-Standings Elkin and Starmount have finished as the top two public schools in the Wachovia Cup Standings for 1A high schools in North Carolina. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:40:07 EST Ross Bailes wins again (and again) at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/310658/Ross-Bailes-wins-again-(and-again)-at-Friendship ELKIN — Ross Bailes won for the third and fourth times this season at Friendship Motor Speedway, claiming both $1,000 Southeastern Crate Association Late Model features early Sunday morning. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:37:05 EST 48 years and still running strong http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/325848/48-years-and-still-running-strong GERMANTON — Bill Tesh started racing in June of 1966 — just more than 48 years ago. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:32:07 EST Starmount grad wants to play as long as he can http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/302664/Starmount-grad-wants-to-play-as-long-as-he-can SANTA BARBARA, California — Dillon Dobson, the former Starmount standout and current Appalachian State University standout, is soaking in the sun a bit more as a member of the Santa Barbara Foresters in the California Collegiate League this... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:35:06 EST 2014 already a success for Cheek http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/3895500/2014-already-a-success-for-Cheek RONDA — Sitting in the meeting room of the Ronda Volunteer Fire Department, Chris Cheek exudes a calm exterior. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:16:06 EST