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 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 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 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 |  


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 |