Yadkin Ripple- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 27 May 2015 01:25:41 EST 1800 Williard to attend Averett University http://yadkinripple.com/news/collegesports-hsfootball/153715286/Williard-to-attend-Averett-University Forbush senior Brady Williard signed with Averett University Tuesday morning. While his last football season with the team did not end as he hoped, it didn't stop him from pushing himself to get to a higher level. Tue, 26 May 2015 21:45:33 EST Williard to attend Averett University http://yadkinripple.com/news/collegesports-hsfootball/153714584/Williard-to-attend-Averett-University Forbush senior Brady Williard signed with Averett University Tuesday morning. While his last football season with the team did not end as he hoped, it didn't stop him from pushing himself to get to a higher level. Tue, 26 May 2015 21:45:24 EST Forbush’s Anna Harris signs With Gardner-Webb http://yadkinripple.com/news/collegesports-hstrackfield/153671139/Forbushs-Anna-Harris-signs-With-Gardner-Webb Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try, and for Forbush senior Anna Harris, she has tried many things over her high school career. Her accomplishments led to her recently signing with Gardner-Webb University. Mon, 25 May 2015 03:55:25 EST Falcons continue to soar; compete in final four http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoccer/153688332/Falcons-continue-to-soar;-compete-in-final-four Forbush girl's soccer was relentless in its offensive attack Friday night, and four goals later, the team advanced to the 2A Final Four with a win over Parkwood. Tue, 26 May 2015 10:25:24 EST Forbush comes back; advances to final four http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoftball/153675958/Forbush-comes-back;-advances-to-final-four EAST BEND — Forbush softball had a flair for the dramatic Friday night, winning in thrilling walk-off fashion against West Lincoln to advance to the Final Four. Fri, 22 May 2015 23:10:31 EST Elkin powers to final four http://yadkinripple.com/news/hsbaseball/153674699/Elkin-powers-to-final-four In front of one of the largest crowds Elkin High School has ever seen, the Buckin' Elks defeated the East Wilkes Cardinals 7-2 Friday night. Less than five miles apart from each other, the two teams faced each other with a spot in the 1A... Fri, 22 May 2015 23:10:27 EST Forbush track & field has record-breaking season http://yadkinripple.com/news/hstrackfield/153616762/Forbush-track--field-has-record-breaking-season GREENSBORO — Forbush continued to break records at the 2A Track & Field Championships last Friday, and despite not winning the WPAC, there are plenty of things for the Falcons to be proud of. Thu, 21 May 2015 14:25:22 EST Lady Cardinals fall to familiar foe http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoftball-localnews5-localsports-localsports1/153602601/Lady-Cardinals-fall-to-familiar-foe Those who think that high school playoffs are not some of the most dramatic sporting events they will ever see are wrong. East Wilkes and North Stokes proved that Tuesday night in the third round of the 1A softball championship. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:25:25 EST Falcons punch ticket to quarterfinals http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoccer/153628583/Falcons-punch-ticket-to-quarterfinals For the second year in a row, the Forbush Falcons are back in the 2A women's soccer quarterfinals, after a nail-biting win over Polk County Wednesday night. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:15:25 EST Humble Houser signs on to Gardner-Webb http://yadkinripple.com/news/collegesports-hsfootball/153610808/Humble-Houser-signs-on-to-Gardner-Webb A humble man has his eyes set on a great future at Gardner-Webb University, and his name is Josh Houser. A senior at Starmount High School, Houser signed on to play football starting in the fall, but his focus is on being a student first, because he... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:55:26 EST Forbush, Starmount baseball make early exits http://yadkinripple.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports/153585280/Forbush-Starmount-baseball-make-early-exits Forbush and Starmount both made early exits in the 2A and 1A baseball tournaments this past weekend. Thu, 21 May 2015 00:30:21 EST Hurdler breaks state record http://yadkinripple.com/news/hstrackfield/153587996/Hurdler-breaks-state-record GREENSBORO — Surry Central's two pole vaulters finished second and third in the state 2A track championship at N.C. A&T University Saturday. And a Forbush hurdler broke a state record at the competition, bringing home gold. Wed, 20 May 2015 20:15:21 EST (No heading) http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoccer/153612402/ Elkin women's soccer season came to an end in a heartbreaking loss Tuesday night against Lincoln Charter. Wed, 20 May 2015 15:50:21 EST Forbush Forges On in Championships http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoftball/153603453/Forbush-Forges-On-in-Championships In the 2A softball championship, Forbush softball continued to bring the heat in Tuesday night's matchup against Eastern Randolph. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:50:24 EST Andrade takes gold; women break school record http://yadkinripple.com/news/hstrackfield/153586218/Andrade-takes-gold;-women-break-school-record Forbush might not have had the results they were looking for at the 2A Track & Field State Championships Saturday afternoon, but that did not mean they left empty-handed. Wed, 20 May 2015 13:00:23 EST Elkin, East Wilkes set to fight for final four spot http://yadkinripple.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports/153609241/Elkin-East-Wilkes-set-to-fight-for-final-four-spot When East Wilkes and Elkin baseball play each other, it is typically only for local bragging rights. Friday night, it will be for a spot in the 1A State Championship Final Four. Wed, 20 May 2015 12:35:23 EST Regional Teams Great in State Championships http://yadkinripple.com/news/hstrackfield/153589819/Regional-Teams-Great-in-State-Championships Starmount, Elkin, Mount Airy and East Wilkes impressed in Friday's 1A Track & Field Championship. While Shakai Ward dominated yet again, winning her fifth state title, defending her 400 meter title in the process, many others came away with... Wed, 20 May 2015 02:35:32 EST Forbush advances in 2A tournament; Elkin falls in 1A http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoftball-localsports/153581881/Forbush-advances-in-2A-tournament;-Elkin-falls-in-1A In the 2A softball championship, it seems like the tournament is Forbush's to lose. Forbush entered the tournament as a No. 1 seed with a 23-1 (10-0) record, and now through the first two games of the tournament, the Falcons have outscored their... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:50:22 EST Baseball playoffs under way http://yadkinripple.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports-sports/153474941/Baseball-playoffs-under-way Elkin and East Wilkes baseball will look to match Forbush and Starmount baseball, as state tournament games start for both teams Wednesday night. Wed, 13 May 2015 15:00:22 EST State playoff softball brackets released http://yadkinripple.com/news/hssoftball-localsports-sports/153449131/State-playoff-softball-brackets-released The 1A and 2A softball state championship brackets were announced Tuesday afternoon, and the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference is well-represented. Tue, 12 May 2015 16:45:28 EST