Runners power Hounds to 28-7 win

Runners power Hounds to 28-7 win

North Surry took the opening kickoff down the field to score and never looked back in a 28-7 conference win over rival Surry Central at home Friday ni...

October 8th, 2017 |  


NFHS lists points of emphasis

Along with rules changes, the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) listed some points of emphasis for the 2017 season.Sometime...

July 30th, 2017 |  


Peter Raymer wins state officiating award

Peter Raymer wins state officiating award

A Mount Airy referee has received an award from the North Carolina High School Soccer Coaches Association.Mount Airy soccer coach Will Hurley, an Elki...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Elks, Rams compete in Lineman Challenge

Elks, Rams compete in Lineman Challenge

KING — Football season is fast approaching, and local teams are already preparing for the upcoming season. Last week, offensive and defensive li...

July 20th, 2017 |  


PAC swimmers take 65 medals

PAC swimmers take 65 medals

GREENSBORO — Swimmers from the North Piedmont Aquatic Club (PAC) competed in the 30th annual Powerade State Games of North Carolina this past we...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


SCC volleyball camp coming

SCC volleyball camp coming

The Surry Community College volleyball team will hold its annual All Skills Volleyball Camp from July 17-20 at the newly renovated Surry Community Col...

June 18th, 2017 |  


Elkin Wet Lightning season begins on Saturday

Elkin Wet Lightning season begins on Saturday

The Elkin Wet Lightning swim team will begin its 2017 season on Saturday. The Wet Lightning are looking to continue their success from last season.Thi...

June 15th, 2017 |  


Bears maul Cards 49-6 in playoff game

Bears maul Cards 49-6 in playoff game

The fans roared and the pads popped as the Mount Airy Granite Bears once again hosted the East Surry Cardinals, this time in the second round the NCHS...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Eagles roar back in final minutes

Eagles roar back in final minutes

DOBSON — The Golden Eagles advanced to the second round of the state playoffs with a 28-21 win, but it wasn’t easy.Surry Central overcame ...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Ashe beats Elkin in wild 73-42 shootout

Ashe beats Elkin in wild 73-42 shootout

Ashe County spoiled Elkin’s senior night with a high-scoring game that gave the Huskies fifth place in the conference standings.Well, high scori...

November 5th, 2016 |  


Surry Hall of Fame unites old friends

Surry Hall of Fame unites old friends

DOBSON — In so many ways, the 10th induction ceremony for the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame was a reunion of old friends.A number of the memb...

November 1st, 2016 |  


Forbush rally falls short versus Eagles

Forbush rally falls short versus Eagles

DOBSON — Forbush cut a 15-point deficit to two, but couldn’t get over the hump against a fired-up Surry Central team seeking its first-eve...

October 30th, 2016 |  


Surry Central Homecoming Queen crowned

Surry Central Homecoming Queen crowned

Brenda Ordoñez, left, is crowned Surry Central’s homecoming queen Friday night at the Golden Eagles’ football. The maid of honor is M...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Elkin falls to Surry Central, 42-0

Elkin falls to Surry Central, 42-0

ELKIN — Elkin football has struggled to find a win this season, and Friday night was no different as they came up against unbeaten Surry Central...

September 11th, 2016 |  


Tribute propels Bears over Elks 62-7

Tribute propels Bears over Elks 62-7

MOUNT AIRY — Elkin couldn’t overcome the fired up Granite Bears Friday night, losing 62-7.A perennially good Mount Airy team would be enou...

September 4th, 2016 |  


Lady Bears knock off Starmount

The Mount Airy volleyball team didn’t pass Chuck Morris’ eye test in a Monday match against Starmount, but the Lady Bears were still good ...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Storm wrap up season at AAU Nationals

Storm wrap up season at AAU Nationals

The sixth-grade Surry Storm basketball team recently wrapped up its 2016 season with a trip to the AAU National Tournament at Austin Peay State Univer...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Pardue being inducted into ACC Legends Class

Pardue being inducted into ACC Legends Class

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Jonesville native and Virginia Tech legend is being inducted into the ACC Legends Class of 2016 on Friday.Howard Pardue gre...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards defeat North Stokes

Lady Cards defeat North Stokes

Melia Higgins races past two North Stokes players as she makes her way down the field. Higgins had an outstanding night as she scored three goals to h...

March 10th, 2016 |  


East Wilkes steals win against North Stokes, 10-4

East Wilkes steals win against North Stokes, 10-4

RONDA — After a tough loss last week to Forbush, the East Wilkes Cardinals bounced back on Tuesday night with a 10-4 nonconference win over Nort...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Lady Rams fall to West Stokes

KING — The Starmount Rams faced their stiffest competition to date, as they traveled to West Stokes Wednesday night for a nonconference encounte...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Head coach position filled at Surry Central High

DOBSON — Surry Central High School has announced Myles Wilmoth will serve as the varsity men’s basketball head coach effective March 8. Ke...

March 8th, 2016 |  


ACC all-stars are coming to East Wilkes High School

ACC all-stars are coming to East Wilkes High School

RONDA — Several ACC all-stars — including UNC’s Marcus Paige and Duke’s Marshall Plumlee — are headed to East Wilkes Hig...

March 7th, 2016 |  


King named USA South Rookie of the Year

King named USA South Rookie of the Year

Elkin High School graduate Dakota “Kody” King had an exemplary season on the court in his freshman year at William Peace University.King w...

March 7th, 2016 |  


Lady Rams shutout Cards 5-0

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams soccer team continued its strong start of the season with a 5-0 victory over visiting East Surry.The Rams go...

March 5th, 2016 |  


Jonesville champions named

Jonesville champions named

Jonesville baskebtall fourth-grade championship team is, from left, Mason Anthony, Preston Williams, Jadon Bailey, Kuron Hurt, Jonathon Hernandez, Aid...

March 4th, 2016 |  


MVAC all-conference players honored

MVAC all-conference players honored

The Mountain Valley 1A/2A Athletic Conference basketball recognitions took place at Ashe County High School following the conference tournament champi...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Starmount Rams fall to Hayesville in second round

Starmount Rams fall to Hayesville in second round

BOONVILLE — Despite outscoring the competition in the first half of Thursday’s 1A second round state playoff game, the Starmount boys were...

February 26th, 2016 updated: February 26th, 2016. |  


Lady Elks win second round, to face Atkins Saturday

Lady Elks win second round, to face Atkins Saturday

The Lady Elks moved on to the third round of 1A state playoff competition after squeezing out a 54-50 victory over Swain County Thursday night at home...

February 26th, 2016 updated: February 28th, 2016. |  


Lady Cards tame Mustangs 40-39

Lady Cards tame Mustangs 40-39

RONDA — Some timely defensive stops in the final seconds carried East Wilkes over Andrews 40-39 in the second round of the state 1A playoffs Thu...

February 25th, 2016 updated: February 28th, 2016. |  


Lady Cards pull off upset in first round

BEAR CREEK — East Wilkes was able to hold off a late charge from Chatham Central to hang on for a 52-51 win, advancing to the second round of th...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Falcons’ season ends

Lady Falcons’ season ends

EAST BEND — A memorable season of high school basketball came to an end in heartbreaking fashion for the Forbush girls on Tuesday night.After le...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Elks win first round match-up against Chatham Charter

Lady Elks win first round match-up against Chatham Charter

The Lady Elks left no doubt in their fans minds that they want to make it to the state finals as they outshot Chatham Charter on their way to a 62-25 ...

February 24th, 2016 |  


East Wilkes falls in first round

DENVER — East Wilkes had four players reach double-figures Tuesday, but it would not be enough to pull off the upset against second-seeded Linco...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Said Javier claims 1A State Championship

Said Javier claims 1A State Championship

GREENSBORO — Eight area wrestlers competed in the 1A State Tournament Friday and Saturday at the Greensboro Coliseum. Three of the eight came ho...

February 21st, 2016 |  


Basketball state tournament brackets released

Brackets for the 1A boys and girls basketball tournaments were released late Saturday afternoon, and Elkin, Starmount and East Wilkes each will field ...

February 21st, 2016 |  


MVAC Tournament recap

MVAC Tournament recap

WEST JEFFERSON — Another season of basketball in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference concluded Friday night in Ashe County with the conclusi...

February 21st, 2016 |  


Starmount Rams — Tournament Champs!

Starmount Rams — Tournament Champs!

WEST JEFFERSON — As the saying goes, “good things come in threes.” To prove that, just ask the Starmount boys basketball team.The Ra...

February 21st, 2016 updated: February 21st, 2016. |  


Elkin’s Nick Tomlin, Forbush’s Jack Moss to coach Powerade State Games

DURHAM — The Powerade State Games High School Baseball Showcase will take place June 15-19 at the USA Baseball Complex in Cary. The High School ...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Wednesday night basketball roundup

Wednesday night basketball roundup

Editor’s note: A full recap of games from this week, including Wednesday, Thursday, and potential Friday games will be in Monday’s Tribune...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Column: How will Elkin, Starmount, and East Wilkes fare in MVAC tournament?

Column: How will Elkin, Starmount, and East Wilkes fare in MVAC tournament?

The brackets for the upcoming Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tournament were released Monday. For some teams, it’s their last hope to make ...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Basketball: Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tournament brackets released

Brackets for the upcoming Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tournament for boys and girls basketball were released early Monday morning.For a previe...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Regional teams fall in final games

Regional teams fall in final games

Starmount and Elkin both clinched Mountain Valley Athletic Conference championships last week, but after closing out their regular seasons with losses...

February 14th, 2016 |  


1A West Regional Results

1A West Regional Results

Following Saturday’s 1A West Regional for wrestling, here is the list of athletes that qualified for the state championship, with Elkin and East...

February 14th, 2016 |  


Runners close out indoor track season

WINSTON-SALEM - With a limited supply of six runners from the tri-county area competing in the 1A/2A Indoor Track & Field State Championship, one ...

February 14th, 2016 |  


Swimmers close out season at states

Swimmers close out season at states

CARY — Plenty of swimmers from the region traversed to Cary Saturday for the NCHSAA 1A/2A state swimming championships, closing the book on anot...

February 14th, 2016 updated: February 14th, 2016. |  


Basketball: East Wilkes’ sense of urgency high following Wednesday night loss

Basketball: East Wilkes’ sense of urgency high following Wednesday night loss

RONDA — To East Wilkes Cardinals Head Coach Brad Davis, Wednesday night’s loss to nonconference Atkins might be a blessing in disguise, bu...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Basketball: Conference tournament seedings hang in the balance Friday night

Basketball: Conference tournament seedings hang in the balance Friday night

Friday night will have major playoff implications as by the end of the night, teams will know who they’re up against in the Mountain Valley Athl...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Basketball: Elkin and Starmount conference champs

Basketball: Elkin and Starmount conference champs

For nearly 50 years, Starmount and Elkin have shared a rivalry known as the Battle of the Bridge. Now, the two schools will have to share something mo...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Rhodes, Parker ready for state championship bid

Rhodes, Parker ready for state championship bid

WINSTON-SALEM — As two Mountain Valley Athletic Conference runners are set to square off in the 1A Indoor Track & Field State Championships ...

February 10th, 2016 |