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 |  


Local sports briefs

FHS women’s soccer alumni recognition gameEAST BEND — Forbush High School will be hosting alumni recognition for former Forbush women̵...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Forbush spring sports results

Forbush spring sports results

EAST BEND — Forbush baseball, softball, soccer and tennis competed in several games over the past few weeks. The soccer, softball and baseball t...

April 11th, 2018 |  


Starmount spring sports results

Starmount spring sports results

BOONVILLE — The Starmount baseball, softball, soccer and tennis teams competed in conference and non-conference games last week. Results from th...

April 11th, 2018 |  


ACC Barnstorming Tour takes over East Bend

ACC Barnstorming Tour takes over East Bend

EAST BEND — In a gym that’s usually filled with red, white and blue, Carolina blue and Duke blue were the dominating colors. On Tuesday ni...

April 11th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Davie Pride Football to hold open practicesADVANCE — Davie Pride Football provides families 11-on-11, full contact, competitive league football ...

April 5th, 2018 |  


Forbush softball remains undefeated in WPAC

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons softball team continued its successful 2018 Western Piedmont Athletic Conference run with a win over Atkins last...

April 4th, 2018 |  


Starmount baseball earns MVAC win

Starmount baseball earns MVAC win

RONDA — Going into last week’s game against the East Wilkes Cardinals, the Starmount Rams were looking for their fourth Mountain Valley At...

April 4th, 2018 |  


Lady Rams soccer earns two wins

Lady Rams soccer earns two wins

The Starmount soccer team has been on a roll lately, as the Lady Rams earned two MVAC wins last week.Starmount 4 - East Wilkes 2RONDA — The Star...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


Surry golf team dedicates win to late coach

Surry golf team dedicates win to late coach

DOBSON — As a retired first sergeant in the Army, the late Tom Pendergraft loved taking his Surry Community College golf team to the Intercolleg...

March 30th, 2018 |  


Eagles take down Lady Rams

BOONVILLE — The Wilkes Central Lady Eagles and the Starmount Lady Rams met in Boonville in the battle of the unbeaten teams early in the confere...

March 27th, 2018 |  


Forbush soccer takes shut out win

Forbush soccer takes shut out win

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons women’s soccer team continued its undefeated Western Piedmont Athletic Conference run on Monday night with...

March 27th, 2018 |  


Powerful hits lead Forbush past East Wilkes

Powerful hits lead Forbush past East Wilkes

RONDA — The Forbush Falcons baseball team traveled to Ronda on Thursday night to take on the East Wilkes Cardinals in a nonconference game. The ...

March 27th, 2018 |  


Forbush softball earns WPAC win

Forbush softball earns WPAC win

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons softball team earned a vital Western Piedmont Athletic Conference win on Tuesday night. The Falcons hosted their...

March 27th, 2018 |  


Starmount softball earns two wins

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams softball team earned two wins last week. First up, the Lady Rams took down Alleghany 3-0. On Friday night, Starmo...

March 26th, 2018 |  


Starmount advances in NCHSAA Playoffs

Starmount advances in NCHSAA Playoffs

BOONVILLE — In the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 1A Playoffs, things have started to heat up as teams pick...

March 26th, 2018 |  


Starmount tennis falls to Elkin

The Starmount Rams men’s tennis team took on the Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Ashe County Huskies last week in two Mountain Valley Athletic ...

March 25th, 2018 |  


MVAC swim names All Conference

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference announced All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2017-2018 swim season.Elkin men had a great showing as ...

March 23rd, 2018 |  


Surry’s Mitchell named National Pitcher of the Week

Surry’s Mitchell named National Pitcher of the Week

DOBSON — With his selection Wednesday as the National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Division III Pitcher of the Week, Surr...

March 23rd, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

FHS women’s soccer alumni recognition gameEAST BEND — Forbush High School will be hosting alumni recognition for former Forbush women̵...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


Lady Rams move to 3-0 overall

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams soccer team has had an impressive few weeks on the field. The Lady Rams took wins over Surry Central and Ash...

March 21st, 2018 |  


Forbush softball continues winning streak

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons softball team has been on a winning streak over the last few weeks. On Friday night, the Falcons took a hard ear...

March 21st, 2018 |  


Forbush tennis results

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons men’s tennis team has had a successful start to the 2018 season. The Falcons have an overall record of 3-2...

March 21st, 2018 |  


Starmount baseball falls to Elkin

Starmount baseball falls to Elkin

BOONVILLE — In the first meeting on the diamond between the Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Starmount Rams, the game came down to the final two...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Starmount downs Elkin, 15-0

Starmount downs Elkin, 15-0

BOONVILLE — It was a quick game for the Starmount Rams on Friday night, as they hosted the Lady Elks of Elkin. Starmount came out swinging again...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Forbush, Atkins take SC track meet

Forbush, Atkins take SC track meet

DOBSON — The Forbush girls and the Atkins boys took first place in the opening track meet of the spring at Surry Central High School.ForbushR...

March 14th, 2018 |  


Forbush takes 15-0 win over Rams

Forbush takes 15-0 win over Rams

EAST BEND — The Forbush Falcons softball team hosted its cross-county rivals, Starmount, on Friday night. The home team came out swinging and to...

March 13th, 2018 |  


Falcons take 10-2 win over Rams

Falcons take 10-2 win over Rams

EAST BEND — On Friday night, the Starmount Rams traveled the short distance across the county to take on the Forbush Falcons in East Bend. In th...

March 13th, 2018 |  


Starmount tennis falls to East Wilkes

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams men’s tennis team hosted East Wilkes last week in Boonville. The Cardinals were able to come away with an 8...

March 12th, 2018 |  


NCBCA names All-District teams

NCBCA names All-District teams

The N.C. Basketball Coaches’ Association announced last week the District Player’s of the Year. Forbush, East Wilkes and Starmount all hav...

March 10th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

FHS women’s soccer alumni recognition gameEAST BEND — Forbush High School will be hosting alumni recognition for former Forbush women̵...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Ford, Trivette sign with Surry Community College

Ford, Trivette sign with Surry Community College

Callie Trivette signed her National Letter of Intent to play volleyball at Surry Community College starting this Fall. Trivette was a three-year varsi...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Lady Rams soccer opens season with a shutout

PILOT MOUNTAIN — After a rain out and a game being cancelled due to the wind, the Starmount Lady Rams finally took the field for their 2018 socc...

March 8th, 2018 |  


Student receives Touchstone Energy Sports Camp scholarship

Student receives Touchstone Energy Sports Camp scholarship

RALEIGH — A local middle-school student was honored during the N.C. State University women’s basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 11, for winni...

March 7th, 2018 |  


Hornets claim back-to-back county championships

Hornets claim back-to-back county championships

The Yadkinville Hornets basketball team claimed its second county championship in a row. Players include, front row, from left, Skylar Kimber, Corde G...

March 7th, 2018 |  


ACC Barnstorming Tour making stop in East Bend

ACC Barnstorming Tour making stop in East Bend

EAST BEND — ACC All-Stars and Legends will be making a stop in East Bend as the ACC Barnstorming Tour will be coming to Forbush High School. On ...

March 7th, 2018 |  


Forbush soccer puts on a show

EAST BEND — On Friday night, the Forbush Falcons women’s soccer team took the field against Wilkes Central in its first game of the regula...

March 7th, 2018 |  


Forbush JV girls team finshes season undefeated

Forbush JV girls team finshes season undefeated

EAST BEND — This year’s Forbush Falcons junior varsity girls basketball team finished its 2017-2018 season undefeated, with a perfect 16-0...

March 7th, 2018 |