Buckin’ Elks name new men’s basketball coach

Buckin’ Elks name new men’s basketball coach

Elkin High School has named a new head coach for the upcoming 2017-2018 men’s basketball season. Marcus Wilmoth will be taking over the program ...

July 4th, 2017 |  


Joah Logan signs with Guilford

Joah Logan signs with Guilford

East Wilkes athlete Joah Logan signs his letter of intent to play basketball at Guilford College starting this fall. Logan is joined at the signing by...

June 1st, 2017 |  


Four MCA athletes named All-State

Four MCA athletes named All-State

MOUNT AIRY — In a season filled with All-Conference, All-Region and even All-State performances by local student-athletes during the basketball ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Cardinals fall to Atkins, 71-61 in the NCHSAA second round playoffs

Lady Cardinals fall to Atkins, 71-61 in the NCHSAA second round playoffs

RONDA — The seventh-ranked East Wilkes Lady Cardinals were looking to extend their season with a second round playoff win over 12th-ranked Atkin...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards advance to second round of NCHSAA 1A Playoffs

Lady Cards advance to second round of NCHSAA 1A Playoffs

RONDA — The East Wilkes Lady Cardinals were the lone local winners from the first round of the NCHSAA basketball playoffs.The Cardinals grabbed ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Lady Falcons fall to East Rutherford, 71-64 in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A Playoffs

Lady Falcons fall to East Rutherford, 71-64 in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A Playoffs

EAST BEND — The first round of the 2A NCHSAA playoffs saw the Forbush Lady Falcons (21-6) take on East Rutherford (18-7) on Tuesday night. The F...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Lady Bears rout Elkin

Lady Bears rout Elkin

MOUNT AIRY — There wasn’t much suspense to be had in the Mount Airy’s opening-round victory against Elkin in the NCHSAA 1A girlsR...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


MVAC All Conference and Honorable Mention

MVAC All Conference and Honorable Mention

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference released the list of recipients for All Conference and honorable mention for the 2016-2017 basketball season.N...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Elkin, East Wilkes, and Forbush women’s basketball teams make NCHSAA playoffs

The 2017 basketball playoff brackets have been released and three local girls teams made it to the next stage. Elkin, East Wilkes and Forbush will tip...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Cardinals lose MVAC championship game to North Wilkes

Lady Cardinals lose MVAC championship game to North Wilkes

MILLERS CREEK — The East Wilkes Lady Cardinals were looking to round out their season with a win over North Wilkes in the Mountain Valley Athlet...

February 20th, 2017 |