Elkin Tribune- RSS SPORTS Feed http://elkintribune.com/section/SPORTS http://elkintribune.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:11:07 EST 1800 Racing a family tradition http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153100123/Racing-a-family-tradition ROARING RIVER — Austin Johnson, the 7-year-old son of Matt and Autumn Johnson of Roaring River, has been around racing all of his life. His father began racing when he was 8 and has competed in everything from go-karts to stock... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:00:21 EST East Surry blanks Elkin http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153099267/East-Surry-blanks-Elkin PILOT MOUNTAIN — Tyler Smith tossed a two-hit shutout and East Surry won its eighth in a row after beating Elkin 10-0 in five innings on Wednesday at Barry Hall Field. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 01:30:21 EST Elkin sweeps 1A tennis titles http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/153070827/Elkin-sweeps-1A-tennis-titles ELKIN — The rainy weather moved out just in time to have a bright, sunny day for the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tennis tournament on Tuesday. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:50:22 EST Ashe shuts out Elkin, 2-0 http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-sports/153098103/Ashe-shuts-out-Elkin-2-0 WEST JEFFERSON — A pair of second half goals made the difference between two of the top teams in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference on Wednesday evening.Both Ashe and Elkin battled to a scoreless tie in the first half. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:30:21 EST Surry’s White wins Region X Golf Tournament http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153100345/Surrys-White-wins-Region-X-Golf-Tournament DOBSON — For the second year in a row, sophomore Chandler White will represent Surry Community College in the NJCAA Division II Men's Golf Championship in Scottsboro, Alabama. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:05:21 EST WPAC tennis tournament continues today http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153099732/WPAC-tennis-tournament-continues-today MOUNT AIRY — North Surry's Corbin Willard goes for his second-straight conference championship today, and Surry Central's two doubles team will meet in other final today at North Surry. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:55:28 EST Falcons down North Surry 15-4 http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153099462/Falcons-down-North-Surry-15-4 Forbush's Mallory Choplin scores a run as part of an eight-run explosion in the top of the first in a 15-4 win over North Surry Wednesday in Mount Airy. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:45:23 EST Lady Rams fall in two games http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153097818/Lady-Rams-fall-in-two-games BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams began the week at East Wilkes, but the game was suspended due to lightning and rain. This game will be resumed from the point in the first half in which the teams finished. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:50:21 EST Hitting it head on http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152840212/Hitting-it-head-on Darlene Tomlin has been cancer-free for about a year.In October 2012, the mother of Elkin baseball coach Nick Tomlin was diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent a double mastectomy, radiation and chemotherapy. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 03:30:25 EST Surry softball sweeps pair of weekend doubleheaders http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153054918/Surry-softball-sweeps-pair-of-weekend-doubleheaders DOBSON — Shey Steelman picked up three wins on the mound Friday and Saturday as Surry Community College's softball team swept Southeastern Community College and Florence-Darlington Tech in a pair of weekend Region X... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:45:21 EST Lady Rams take down Vikings http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153054901/Lady-Rams-take-down-Vikings The Starmount Lady Rams soccer team picked up another Mountain Valley conference win with a 5-1 victory over North Wilkes last Thursday. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:45:21 EST Sports announcements http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153025034/Sports-announcements Sign-ups are scheduled for the 2015-16 Junior Elkin football and cheerleading program will be held May 3 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Elkin Elementary School gym. Those in grades kindergarten through eighth can participate. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:30:23 EST We’re online, too http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152821350/Were-online-too Don't see the game or the score you're looking for? Can't wait until the next print edition comes out to read about it?It might be online at www.elkintribune.com. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 01:00:22 EST Yadkin Elite bringing home trophies http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/152963222/Yadkin-Elite-bringing-home-trophies Yadkin Elite Girls AAU, a new travel team in the Yadkin area, has grown from seven players to 12 in a short time, with a mix of fifth- and sixth-graders. Eight of those 12 are future Starmount High School students, and two are Elkin... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:50:24 EST Shooters headed to state tourney http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/152923154/Shooters-headed-to-state-tourney Two Elkin middle-schoolers and the high school team will be moving on to the state shooting tournament next weekend following first-place finishes at the district level. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:10:21 EST Drillers win spring World Series NIT http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/152962998/Drillers-win-spring-World-Series-NIT Carolina Drillers won the Spring World Series Championship NIT (Top Gun Sports) in Mooresville on April 11 and 12. Team members are Carley Puckett, Brooke Moore, Skylar Partin, Kaylee Hobgood, Riley Pennington, Lane Mccreary, Chloe Potts, Natalie... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:40:27 EST Rams fall to Lady Elks http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/152964087/Rams-fall-to-Lady-Elks The Starmount Lady Rams finally got back on the field Monday after no games were held due to weather last week and fell to their rivals Lady Elks of Elkin, 1-0. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:30:22 EST Pushing limits http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152845298/Pushing-limits Until last fall, Elkin senior Daniel Brinegar thought baseball would be what he played beyond high school. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:10:21 EST Starmount, Alleghany top the course http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/152963601/Starmount-Alleghany-top-the-course Despite an overcast and drizzly day, Elkin and East Wilkes high schools hosted a conference golf match at Cedarbrook Country Club Monday. The match consisted of two nine-hole matches with Starmount topping the first round of play, and Alleghany... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:05:21 EST Surry’s Tolbert, Hiatt qualify for national golf tournament http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/152964231/Surrys-Tolbert-Hiatt-qualify-for-national-golf-tournament DOBSON — Surry Community College may only have two women's golfers this year, but both of them will be competing in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Golf Tournament May 11-15 in Mesa, Arizona. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:35:26 EST