State soccer playoff brackets released

State soccer playoff brackets released

CHAPEL HILL — Several local teams will begin play for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) men’s soccer playoffs W...

October 31st, 2017 |  


North Surry rolls over Forbush with 41-7 win

North Surry rolls over Forbush with 41-7 win

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons football team met up against a powerhouse Western Piedmont Athletic Conference team on Friday night when North S...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Guilford students honored for Academic Excellence

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Guilford College’s softball team placed a school-record 14 student-athletes on the National Fastpitch Coaches’ Ass...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Scott Johnson reaches milestone victory

Scott Johnson reaches milestone victory

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School head football coach Scott Johnson recorded his 100th win as a head coach on Oct. 13. His Starmount Rams varsit...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Cross Country MVAC championship results

RONDA — Ashe County swept the competition at this year’s Mountain Valley Athletic Conference cross country championship. The Huskies won b...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14Elkin 21 - South Stokes 13Starmount 38 - Elkin 22Ashe 49 - ...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Falcons earn first round victory

Falcons earn first round victory

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons volleyball team started its trek towards the NCHSAA 2A volleyball state championship with a blowout win over Bun...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14Elkin 21 - South Stokes 13Starmount 38 - Elkin 22Ashe 49 - ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Forbush takes conference win over Central

Forbush takes conference win over Central

DOBSON — A back-and-forth game turned into a one-sided affair to give the Forbush Falcons their third win of the season. Surry Central and Forbu...

October 18th, 2017 |  


2017 Forbush High School homecoming court announced

2017 Forbush High School homecoming court announced

The Forbush High School homecoming game will take place Friday at 7:30 p.m. in East Bend. During halftime, the 2017 homecoming queen will be crowned. ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Starmount takes 8-0 win over East Wilkes

Starmount takes 8-0 win over East Wilkes

RONDA — With only two weeks left in the 2017 regular season, soccer teams around the area are putting their best foot forward to earn as many wi...

October 18th, 2017 |  


East Wilkes tennis earns MVAC tournament wins

East Wilkes tennis earns MVAC tournament wins

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tennis tournament has come to a close, and the East Wilkes Cardinals reign supreme as the 1A Singles and Doubl...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Forbush remains undefeated in WPAC

Forbush remains undefeated in WPAC

MOUNT AIRY — The Forbush Falcons men’s soccer team are proving their dominance in the Western Piedmont Athletic Conference with a record o...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Falcons sweep Walkertown on senior night

Falcons sweep Walkertown on senior night

EAST BEND — Last week the Forbush volleyball team put on a clinic against Walkertown on senior night. Seniors Mackenzie Fulk and Davis Ann Wood ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Forbush women’s tennis results

Forbush 7 - West Stokes 2Singles1. Sydney Preston (WS) Def. Alyssa Southern (FHS) 6-1, 6-02. Stephanie Swain (FHS) Def. Stephine Henery (WS) 6-6 (4-7)...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Fobes continues successful 2017 season

Fobes continues successful 2017 season

EAST BEND — Forbush golfer, Mallory Fobes, has had a successful 2017 season. Fobes won the conference by 39 strokes and the conference tournamen...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Starmount holds 2017 Homecoming

Starmount holds 2017 Homecoming

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams football team took on the East Wilkes Cardinals on Friday night in Boonville in front of a packed crowd. East Wil...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Starmount soccer shuts down Elkin, 9-0

Starmount soccer shuts down Elkin, 9-0

BOONVILLE — Starmount soccer continued its mercy rule run through the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference on Wednesday afternoon. The Rams hoste...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Starmount sweeps East Wilkes

Starmount sweeps East Wilkes

RONDA — The Starmount Rams volleyball team continued its successful Mountain Valley Athletic Conference winning streak with a 3-0 win over East ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Sports briefs

Starmount to hold Ram Jam basketball campBOONVILLE — Starmount High School will be hosting a basketball camp on Oct. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon. Boy...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14Elkin 21 - South Stokes 13Starmount 38 - Elkin 22Ashe 49 - ...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Local cross country results

MILLERS CREEK — Local cross country athletes put on a show last month at host school West Wilkes, where Forbush and Starmount had runners compet...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Starmount remains undefeated in the MVAC

Starmount remains undefeated in the MVAC

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams soccer team has been on a roll lately providing entertainment for the fans in the stands. On Monday afternoon, St...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Sports briefs

Starmount to hold Ram Jam basketball campBOONVILLE — Starmount High School will be hosting a basketball camp on Oct. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon. Boy...

October 4th, 2017 |  


High school football preview; week seven

High school football preview; week seven

With the seventh week of high school football approaching, teams are gearing up for more conference match-ups. On Friday night, Forbush will travel to...

October 4th, 2017 |  


12U NC Braves finish in first place

12U NC Braves finish in first place

The 12U NC Braves finished first place in the 14U Gold Bracket Chelsea Parker tournament in Concord this past weekend. The team includes, front row, f...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14Elkin 21 - South Stokes 13Starmount 38 - Elkin 22Ashe 49 - ...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Forbush falls to North Surry in three

Forbush falls to North Surry in three

MOUNT AIRY — The Lady Greyhounds looked like a bona-fide state championship contender in Thursday’s de facto championship match, as North ...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Forbush wins wild game over Surry Central

Forbush wins wild game over Surry Central

DOBSON — The highly-touted matchup of 2A juggernauts, Forbush and Surry Central, took place last week and lived up to all expectations. Both the...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Forbush:West Wilkes 42 - Forbush 17Forbush 37 - North Iredell 13East Wilkes 42 - Forbush 0Starmount 20 - Forbush 0North Wilkes 49 - Forbush 1...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Forbush takes 17-14 win over Carver

Forbush takes 17-14 win over Carver

EAST BEND — Forbush football started of its Western Piedmont Conference play with a 17-14 win over Carver last Friday night.Quarterback Blake Wi...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Starmount Rams outlast powerhouse Mount Airy

Starmount Rams outlast powerhouse Mount Airy

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams volleyball team has once again shown just how much of a powerhouse team it is this season. Last week the Lad...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Starmount and Elkin battle in Boonville

Starmount and Elkin battle in Boonville

BOONVILLE — In a rivalry that dates back to 1967, there is always a bit of drama when the Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Starmount Rams meet o...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Starmount:Mount Airy 28 - Starmount 7East Surry 39 - Starmount 20West Stokes 22 - Starmount 20Starmount 20 - Forbush 0Forbush:West Wilkes 42 ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


North Wilkes overcomes Falcons, 49-19

North Wilkes overcomes Falcons, 49-19

EAST BEND — Just as it looked like the Forbush Falcons football team was about to beat an unbeaten team, the tide changed. On Friday night, Forb...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Enigma places second in Super States Tournament

Enigma places second in Super States Tournament

Enigma placed second in the GSL East Coast Super States Tournament in Myrtle Beach this past weekend. The team went undefeated on Saturday winning fou...

September 20th, 2017 updated: September 20th, 2017. |  


Forbush women’s tennis remains undefeated in WPAC

Forbush women’s tennis has continued its successful 2017 run with two more wins. Last week the Falcons beat Carver 6-0 and Atkins 6-3. With the ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Rams beat Cardinals in 43 minutes

Rams beat Cardinals in 43 minutes

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams soccer team continued its dominating streak of performances with a 9-0 win over East Wilkes on Monday night. The ...

September 19th, 2017 updated: September 20th, 2017. |  


Sports Briefs

Forbush alumni soccer match scheduledEAST BEND — The Forbush High School annual alumni soccer match will be played on the new soccer field at Fo...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14East Wilkes:East Wilkes 36 - East Surry 20East Wilkes 52 - ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Forbush women’s tennis results

North Iredell 8 - Forbush 1Singles1. Holly Griffin (NI) def. Stephanie Swain (FHS) 8-02. Caleyah Gaither (NI) def. Rachel Dixon (FHS) 8-33. Haley Grif...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Knights win four straight, lead Region X

DOBSON — After winning four games in a five-day span, Surry Community College’s volleyball team now stands atop the Region X standings.The...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Unifi Bowl trophy headed back to Boonville

Unifi Bowl trophy headed back to Boonville

EAST BEND — The Unifi Bowl is the type of rivalry game that goes deeper than football. It’s a rivalry that’s ingrained into the mind...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams sweep Cardinals in three

Lady Rams sweep Cardinals in three

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams volleyball team earned a vital Mountain Valley Athletic Conference win last week in Boonville. The Rams swep...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Falcons win one, lose one

Falcons win one, lose one

North Surry 3 - Forbush 1EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons volleyball team has seen its fair share of success, as well as a few downfalls. Last we...

September 12th, 2017 |  


2017 football schedule and results

Aug. 18:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14East Wilkes 36 - East Surry 20Mount Airy 28 - Starmount 7West Wilkes 42 - Forbush 17Aug. 25:North Surry 35 - Elkin ...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Sports Briefs

Forbush alumni soccer match scheduledEAST BEND — The Forbush High School annual alumni soccer match will be played on the new soccer field at Fo...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Week four football preview

Week four football preview

With the fourth week of high school football rolling into town, teams are gearing up for another showdown.One of the biggest games of the season will ...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Forbush golfer starts season off on high note

Forbush golfer starts season off on high note

Forbush golfer Mallory Fobes has had a great start to the 2017 golf season. Fobes shot a 36 at Cedarbrook on Aug. 22, which is the course that will ho...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Surry Knights split with pair of NCAA D-III teams

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s volleyball team challenged itself by taking on two NCAA Division III schools Saturday in the Greensboro...

September 5th, 2017 |