Conference, Regional and All State soccer awards announced

Last week, the North Carolina Soccer Coaches Association announced the Women’s soccer All State Players. Forbush High School put three athletes ...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Surry Starfish capture Aquatic Awards

Surry Starfish capture Aquatic Awards

CARY — Members of the Surry County Starfish recently competed in the 2018 Special Olympics Summer Games held at the Triangle Aquatic Center. The...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

East Wilkes soccer camp scheduled RONDA — East Wilkes will host a youth soccer camp for fourth- through ninth-grade students. The camp will take...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Kennedy signs with Guilford

Kennedy signs with Guilford

Forbush athlete Lance Kennedy signs his letter of intent to play tennis at Guilford College starting this fall. While at Forbush, Kennedy made it to s...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Yadkin County Baseball hosts post-season tournament

Yadkin County Baseball hosts post-season tournament

EAST BEND — Yadkin County Baseball held its post-season tournament over the past few weeks at Fall Creek Elementary School. Teams put on a show ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Forbush alumnas completes season at Guilford

GREENSBORO — Forbush alumnas, Savannah Yale, recently completed her third season with Guilford College’s softball team. A 5-9 junior, Yale...

June 8th, 2018 |  


Surry Starfish capture medals in Southeast Invitational

Surry Starfish capture medals in Southeast Invitational

GREENSBORO — Members of the Surry County Starfish recently competed in the 2018 Special Olympics Southeastern United States Swimming Invitationa...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Usher signs with Lenior CC

Usher signs with Lenior CC

Starmount student-athlete, Patrick Usher, signs his letter of intent to play baseball at Lenior Community College starting this fall. Usher was joined...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Forbush student tapped as winner of Charlie Adams Endowed Scholarship

CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced the 2018 recipients of the Charlie Adams Endowed Scholarship, an awa...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Jonesville 10U finishes perfect season

Jonesville 10U finishes perfect season

The 2018 Jonesville 10U softball team finished a perfect 15-0 season with the East Yadkin Softball Association. The team are 2018 Regular Season Champ...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

East Wilkes soccer camp scheduled RONDA — East Wilkes will host a youth soccer camp for fourth- through ninth-grade students. The camp will take...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Pearson signs with Cottey College

Pearson signs with Cottey College

Hannah Pearson signs her letter of intent to be a cross-country and track athlete at Cottey College starting the fall. Pearson was a standout athlete ...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Surry honors Jessup, Travis with top athletic honors

Surry honors Jessup, Travis with top athletic honors

DOBSON — Brock Jessup and Hunter Travis swept the top honors for Surry Community College during the school’s annual athletic awards banque...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Players Edge volleyball camp informationBOONVILLE — Catawba College volleyball coach, Ginger Hamric, will be hosting Players Edge Volleyball cam...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Best of Prep athletes honored

Best of Prep athletes honored

MOUNT AIRY — The Yadkin Ripple and its sister publications, The Stokes News, The Tribune, Mount Airy News and Carroll News, are pleased to prese...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Starmount athletes sign

Starmount athletes sign

Starmount football player, Antonio Lopez, signs his Letter of Intent to be a walk-on football player at Catawba College starting this fall. Lopez is j...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Forbush soccer, baseball fall in playoffs

Forbush soccer, baseball fall in playoffs

The Forbush spring sports season has come to an end as the baseball and soccer teams fell in the playoffs. The baseball team made it to the third roun...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Track and field teams compete

Local track athletes took to the track and field over the past few weeks to compete in the Conference, Regionals and the State Championship. Forbush a...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Guilford places four on All-ODAC Teams

Guilford places four on All-ODAC Teams

FOREST, Va. — Junior Makayla Carver (Granite Falls, N.C./South Caldwell) became Guilford College’s initial back-to-back First Team All-Old...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Starmount holds tennis fundraiser

Starmount holds tennis fundraiser

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School hosted a community doubles tennis tournament on May 5 in Boonville. The tournament was sponsored by men’...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Lady Rams fall to Alleghany

SPARTA — In the second round of the 1A North Carolina High School Athletic Association softball playoffs, the Starmount Rams faced a familiar fo...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Forbush baseball advances in 2A playoffs

EAST BEND — It was an exciting first and second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2A Playoffs for the Forbush Falcons...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Forbush softball falls in second round

EAST BEND — The 2018 season for Forbush’s softball team came to an end on Friday night at the hands of Mount Pleasant (21-6, 8-2).The Falc...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Forbush soccer takes wins in first, second rounds

EAST BEND — The Forbush women’s soccer team continued its dominating 2018 season with wins in the first and second rounds of the North Car...

May 15th, 2018 |  


NCHSAA 1A golf state championship results

NCHSAA 1A golf state championship results

WEST END — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 1A golf state championship took place at Foxfire Golf Club and Resort in ...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Starmount soccer advances to third round

BOONVILLE — On Saturday afternoon, the Starmount Lady Rams hosted Highlands High School in the second round of the North Carolina High School At...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Surry sending two golfers to nationals

Surry sending two golfers to nationals

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s golf program will be sending two golfers to nationals and another on a golf scholarship to The Apprenti...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Golf Regional results

The end of the 2018 men’s golf season was one for the books. Local teams were able to travel to the state championship and take on their fellow ...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Adkins named as Bears’ new football coach

Adkins named as Bears’ new football coach

RONDA — On Friday morning, Mount Airy High School named former East Wilkes football coach, Jasson “J.K.” Adkins, as the head coach o...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Lady Falcons win WPAC championship

Lady Falcons win WPAC championship

EAST BEND — The Western Piedmont Athletic Conference softball championship game was a game that came down to good coaching, excellent bunting an...

May 8th, 2018 |  


Lady Rams defeated by Ashe County

WEST JEFFERSON — The Starmount Lady Rams soccer team traveled up to Ashe County last week for its final regular season game of the Mountain Vall...

May 8th, 2018 |  


Forbush cools off Hounds, takes WPAC tourney

Forbush cools off Hounds, takes WPAC tourney

KING — It had been so long, and so much had happened since North Surry last met Forbush that it almost felt like a different season when the Fal...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Starmount softball falls in MVAC tournament

Starmount softball falls in MVAC tournament

BOONVILLE — In the first round of the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference softball tournament, the Starmount Rams hosted the Wilkes Central Eagl...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Rams advance in MVAC tournament

HAYS — The Starmount Rams baseball team traveled to Hays on Monday night to take on the North Wilkes Vikings in the first round of the Mountain ...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Forbush softball wins conference

WINSTON SALEM — The Forbush Falcons softball team wrapped up another Western Piedmont Athletic Conference regular season championship last week ...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Lady Rams earn shut out wins

Lady Rams earn shut out wins

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams took on West Wilkes and came away with a 9-0 win, then took on North Wilkes and earned a 6-0 win.Starmount 9...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Falcons claim win and WPAC championship

Falcons claim win and WPAC championship

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons baseball team claimed the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference baseball championship for the third year in a row...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

First Elk Day to be held on SaturdayOn Saturday, Elkin High School will be hosting the first Elk Day at Elkin High School.Elk Day gives an opportunity...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Lady Rams clinch win over Cardinals

Lady Rams clinch win over Cardinals

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams softball team earned an important conference win on Friday night over the East Wilkes Cardinals. Coming into...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Starmount takes vital MVAC win over East Wilkes

Starmount takes vital MVAC win over East Wilkes

BOONVILLE — Coming down to the last few weeks of the regular season, baseball teams are looking for wins now more than ever. In the Mountain Val...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Forbush golf remains in first place

WINSTON SALEM — Forbush golf competed in a Western Piedmont Athletic Conference match last week at Atkins. Forbush put together a great team per...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Lady Rams take win over Cardinals

Lady Rams take win over Cardinals

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams defeated the Lady Cardinals of East Wilkes on Friday afternoon by a score of 4-2. The Lady Cardinals scored the f...

April 24th, 2018 |  


MVAC names basketball All Conference

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference has released the All Conference and Honorable Mention recipients for the men’s and women’s 2017-20...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Forbush track results

Forbush track results

ELKIN — The Forbush track team competed in a meet on Tuesday night in Elkin. The Forbush women’s team took a win, while the boy’s te...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Third inning lifts Falcons past Eagles

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons baseball team hosted Surry Central on Friday night in a Western Piedmont Athletic Conference game. The Falcons c...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Forbush golf results

EAST BEND — The Forbush golf team has put together an impressive 2018 season. The Falcons are 24-1 in the conference, and 36-6 overall. Forbush ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Forbush softball earns two WPAC wins

Forbush softball earns two WPAC wins

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons softball team earned two important Western Piedmont Athletic Conference wins last week. On Wednesday night, West...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Rams drive in late runs for 9-6 win

ELKIN — The Starmount Rams traveled to Elkin last week to take part in a vital Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game. Elkin had an early lead...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Hard-hitting Lady Rams take win over Elkin

Hard-hitting Lady Rams take win over Elkin

ELKIN — The Starmount Lady Rams softball team traveled the short distance to Elkin to take on the Lady Elks last week. Starmount put down an imp...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Starmount soccer earns wins

BOONVILLE — The Starmount women’s soccer team has had a successful 2018 season. Last week, the Lady Rams took wins over Elkin, North Surry...

April 18th, 2018 |