Yadkin Ripple- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:32:58 EST 1800 Falcons fall at North Wilkes, 3-0 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150274248/Falcons-fall-at-North-Wilkes-3-0 HAYS — North Wilkes defeated Forbush in three straight, but three tough sets Thursday night to punch their ticket into the third round of the 2A playoffs. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:01:03 EST Friday night previews http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150243757/Friday-night-previews Carver (5-2, 2-0) at Forbush (4-4, 1-1), 7:30Last year's result: Carver 57, Forbush 10Carver is coming off a 35-6 win over North Surry. The Falcons come in having lost to West Stokes, 24-21. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:00:19 EST Falcons claim WPAC cross country titles http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150263794/Falcons-claim-WPAC-cross-country-titles DOBSON — Forbush claimed the men's and women's Western Piedmont Athletic Conference cross country championships Oct. 14 at Fisher River Park. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:48:12 EST Falcons claim WPAC cross country titles http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150246595/Falcons-claim-WPAC-cross-country-titles DOBSON — Forbush claimed the men's and women's Western Piedmont Athletic Conference cross country championships Oct. 14 at Fisher River Park. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:39:07 EST Falcons tumble past Wildcats, soar past Eagles http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150219612/Falcons-tumble-past-Wildcats-soar-past-Eagles EAST BEND — Forbush moved 14-2-1 with two wins in three nights.The Falcons beat West Stokes, 4-1, Saturday night on Senior Night; and Surry Central, 1-0 Monday night. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:30:11 EST Rams finishing season strong http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150244606/Rams-finishing-season-strong BOONVILLE — Salomón Maya and Juan Mora, two sophomores, made sure the Starmount seniors went home happy on Senior Night Monday. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:26:10 EST Local golfers fare well at Cross Creek http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150240929/Local-golfers-fare-well-at-Cross-Creek MOUNT AIRY — Five local golfers have qualified for the 1A/2A state tournament next week after 18 holes at Cross Creek Country Club Monday.Mount Airy was the host school for the Central Regional 1A/2A Tournament. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:24:05 EST Rams roll to 3rd straight win http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150241731/Rams-roll-to-3rd-straight-win BOONVILLE — Visiting Starmount made short work of North Wilkes, racing to a 52-0 Mountain Valley Athletic Conference victory Friday night. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:23:05 EST Wildcats clip Falcons, 24-21 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150216906/Wildcats-clip-Falcons-24-21 KING — West Stokes survived a game with eight turnovers, 14 penalties and two ejections to claim a 24-21 Western Piedmont Athletic Conference win over Forbush Friday night. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:18:09 EST Forbush drops Parkwood, 3-0 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150246015/Forbush-drops-Parkwood-3-0 EAST BEND — Forbush, the No. 14 seed, handled Parkwood, the No. 19 seed, 3-0 in a first-round 2A volleyball match Saturday afternoon. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:06:12 EST Rams move past Cards, 3-0 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150219620/Rams-move-past-Cards-3-0 BOONVILLE — Seventh-seeded Starmount started its 2014 playoff run with a three-set win over East Wilkes Saturday. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:01:15 EST Friday night previews http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150146579/Friday-night-previews Forbush (4-3, 1-0) at West Stokes (4-3, 1-0), 7:30Last year's result: West Stokes 27, Forbush 20 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 01:31:05 EST Can the Rams repeat? http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150161660/Can-the-Rams-repeat BOONVILLE — Saturday's matches with Carson and Reagan said a lot about the Starmount volleyball team. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 01:01:13 EST Blackburn, Stevens star at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150162786/Blackburn-Stevens-star-at-Friendship ELKIN — Steve Blackburn won the SeCA Crate Late Model feature over Friendship regular Justin Hudspeth and Buck Stevens repeated as the Open Wheel Modifieds winner at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 01:01:07 EST Strikeout Hunger Camp coming to Elkin http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150178025/Strikeout-Hunger-Camp-coming-to-Elkin New Elkin baseball coach Nick Tomlin will holding a Strikeout Hunger Camp Nov. 15, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Elkin baseball field. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:56:09 EST Falcons fall at WPAC tourney http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150162552/Falcons-fall-at-WPAC-tourney DOBSON — North Surry and Surry Central shined against Forbush and West Stokes in Wednesday's 2A tennis championship. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 01:01:03 EST There and back again http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-sports/150146777/There-and-back-again EAST BEND — Forbush sophomore Edwin Alvarenga is on the final leg of a journey that will keep him in the United States permanently. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:25:12 EST Rams topple Elks, 4-1 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150155516/Rams-topple-Elks-4-1 BOONVILLE — Ulises López scored three times as Starmount defeated Elkin, 4-1, Monday in a battle for the top 1A seed in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference.Both teams entered the game 6-4 in the conference. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:26:02 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150161087/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, October 7VolleyballStarmount 3, Alleghany 2Wilkes Central 3, Elkin 0 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:08:10 EST Falcons rally past Eagles on Senior Night http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150112679/Falcons-rally-past-Eagles-on-Senior-Night EAST BEND — Forbush overcame a first-set loss to defeat Surry Central, 3-1, in a Western Piedmont Athletic Conference match Oct. 7. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:23:04 EST