Yadkin Ripple- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:27:09 EST 1800 Falcons swat Yellow Jackets http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151376398/Falcons-swat-Yellow-Jackets By Jim Fullerjfuller@civitasmedia.comWINSTON-SALEM — Forbush lost only two matches — one by forfeit — in a 58-10 Western Piedmont Athletic Conference win over host Carver Friday night. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 01:00:24 EST Vikings eke by Rams, 42-33 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151375927/Vikings-eke-by-Rams-42-33 HAYS — North Wilkes defeated Starmount, 42-33, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference meet Friday night. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:25:21 EST Forbush wrestler just keeps on winning http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151396185/Forbush-wrestler-just-keeps-on-winning EAST BEND — When Forbush's Isaac McMillan took Carver's Cornelius Tribble by fall in a wrestling match Friday night, he secured his place in Forbush athletic history. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:00:21 EST YVTR president sees big upside for EVTA project http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151397157/YVTR-president-sees-big-upside-for-EVTA-project The Yadkin Valley Trail Riders (YVTR) are just one of the groups of outdoor enthusiasts benefiting from the push to complete a trail between Stone Mountain and Elkin. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:15:22 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151376177/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeWednesday, January 14Men's basketballStarmount at Forbush, ppd. to Jan. 15 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 13:05:21 EST Summer sports camp for middle school youth http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151194547/Summer-sports-camp-for-middle-school-youth DOBSON — North Carolina's Touchstone Energy cooperatives are partnering with North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to offer educational and athletic opportunities for rising sixth through... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 11:10:22 EST Rams improved, but Falcons prevail http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151348246/Rams-improved-but-Falcons-prevail EAST BEND — Sydney Matthews had 15 points and Kala Doub added 12 as Forbush used a fast start to defeat Starmount, 75-36, Thursday night. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:25:21 EST Round 1 goes to Rams http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151348194/Round-1-goes-to-Rams EAST BEND — James Ashley had 29 points as Starmount handled Forbush, 81-50, in a nonconference game Thursday night.The game was the first of two meetings in seven days between the teams. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:20:22 EST Draughn back at Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151188711/Draughn-back-at-Starmount BOONVILLE — When Dale Draughn left the Starmount men's soccer program after 17 years in November of 2013, he said it “would have to be the right situation” before he returned to coaching. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 01:00:24 EST Forbush wrestlers split with Stokes schools http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151196160/Forbush-wrestlers-split-with-Stokes-schools Forbush split a pair of dual meets, losing 48-27 to South Stokes Jan. 6; and defeating West Stokes, 48-6, Friday.With two wins this week, Isaac McMillan, at 152 pounds, improved to 27-0 on the season. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:45:22 EST Houser, Johnson named to NCPreps team http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151195974/Houser-Johnson-named-to-NCPreps-team Starmount has placed two players, Josh Houser and John Johnson, on the NCPreps 1A all-state team. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:35:20 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151188769/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, January 6Men's basketballAlleghany 50, Elkin 33Starmount 86, East Wilkes 49 Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:45:24 EST Ram wrestlers split pair http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151190397/Ram-wrestlers-split-pair In Ronda Jan. 6, the Starmount defeated East Wilkes, 54-30, in a dual match. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:45:23 EST Starmount women drop pair http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151189396/Starmount-women-drop-pair The Starmount women dropped a pair of Mountain Valley Athletic Conference games last week.Jan. 6 in Boonville, East Wilkes began the game on a 16-2 run as they defeated the Rams, 69-36. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:40:26 EST Forbush women off to 2-0 conference start http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151189315/Forbush-women-off-to-2-0-conference-start The Forbush women's winning streak reached four after two convincing victories last week.Jan. 6, the Falcons defeated South Stokes, 69-51, in East Bend. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:40:25 EST Rough week for Falcons http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151188979/Rough-week-for-Falcons The Forbush men's basketball dropped a couple of tough ones last week.Jan. 6, the Falcons lost to South Stokes, 62-61, after the Sauras trailed by nine entering the fourth quarter. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:40:23 EST Rams move to 5-0 in MVAC http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151189140/Rams-move-to-5-0-in-MVAC MILLERS CREEK — Luke Shore's pull-up jumper from 15 feet gave Starmount a 75-73 overtime win over host West Wilkes as the buzzer sounded Friday night. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:40:22 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150962267/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeFriday, January 2Men's basketballStarmount 73, Wilkes Central 46 Tue, 6 Jan 2015 11:05:05 EST Rams continue to roll http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151099487/Rams-continue-to-roll WILKESBORO — Starmount improved to 5-1 after Friday night's 73-46 win over host Wilkes Central.“Everyone shared the ball really well,” Starmount coach Rocky Horton said. Tue, 6 Jan 2015 11:04:04 EST Falcons even record in Virginia http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151108359/Falcons-even-record-in-Virginia MARION, Va. — Forbush won two of three games at the Grayson National Bank Holiday Classic in Marion Dec. 27-30. Tue, 6 Jan 2015 11:03:05 EST