Elkin Tribune- RSS SPORTS Feed http://elkintribune.com/section/SPORTS http://elkintribune.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 24 May 2015 21:33:41 EST 1800 Surry’s White finishes 21st in nation http://elkintribune.com/news/collegesports/153684421/Surrys-White-finishes-21st-in-nation SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — Surry Community College's Chandler White shot a one-under-par 71 Friday to finish 21st overall in the NJCAA Division II National Championship in Scottsboro. Sat, 23 May 2015 16:40:21 EST Forbush comes back; advances to final four http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoftball/153675958/Forbush-comes-back;-advances-to-final-four EAST BEND — Forbush softball had a flair for the dramatic Friday night, winning in thrilling walk-off fashion against West Lincoln to advance to the Final Four. Fri, 22 May 2015 23:10:31 EST Elkin powers to final four http://elkintribune.com/news/hsbaseball/153674699/Elkin-powers-to-final-four In front of one of the largest crowds Elkin High School has ever seen, the Buckin' Elks defeated the East Wilkes Cardinals 7-2 Friday night. Less than five miles apart from each other, the two teams faced each other with a spot in the 1A... Fri, 22 May 2015 23:10:27 EST Forbush track & field has record-breaking season http://elkintribune.com/news/hstrackfield/153616762/Forbush-track--field-has-record-breaking-season GREENSBORO — Forbush continued to break records at the 2A Track & Field Championships last Friday, and despite not winning the WPAC, there are plenty of things for the Falcons to be proud of. Thu, 21 May 2015 14:25:22 EST Lady Cardinals fall to familiar foe http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoftball-localnews5-localsports-localsports1/153602601/Lady-Cardinals-fall-to-familiar-foe Those who think that high school playoffs are not some of the most dramatic sporting events they will ever see are wrong. East Wilkes and North Stokes proved that Tuesday night in the third round of the 1A softball championship. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:25:25 EST Falcons punch ticket to quarterfinals http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoccer/153628583/Falcons-punch-ticket-to-quarterfinals For the second year in a row, the Forbush Falcons are back in the 2A women's soccer quarterfinals, after a nail-biting win over Polk County Wednesday night. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:15:25 EST Humble Houser signs on to Gardner-Webb http://elkintribune.com/news/collegesports-hsfootball/153610808/Humble-Houser-signs-on-to-Gardner-Webb A humble man has his eyes set on a great future at Gardner-Webb University, and his name is Josh Houser. A senior at Starmount High School, Houser signed on to play football starting in the fall, but his focus is on being a student first, because he... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:55:26 EST SCC’s White tied for 2nd at nationals http://elkintribune.com/news/collegesports/153634053/SCCs-White-tied-for-2nd-at-nationals SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — After two days of action, Surry Community College's Chandler White is tied for second out of 119 golfers in the NJCAA Division II National Championship. Thu, 21 May 2015 10:55:23 EST (No heading) http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoccer/153612402/ Elkin women's soccer season came to an end in a heartbreaking loss Tuesday night against Lincoln Charter. Wed, 20 May 2015 15:50:21 EST Forbush Forges On in Championships http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoftball/153603453/Forbush-Forges-On-in-Championships In the 2A softball championship, Forbush softball continued to bring the heat in Tuesday night's matchup against Eastern Randolph. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:50:24 EST Andrade takes gold; women break school record http://elkintribune.com/news/hstrackfield/153586218/Andrade-takes-gold;-women-break-school-record Forbush might not have had the results they were looking for at the 2A Track & Field State Championships Saturday afternoon, but that did not mean they left empty-handed. Wed, 20 May 2015 13:00:23 EST Elkin, East Wilkes set to fight for final four spot http://elkintribune.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports/153609241/Elkin-East-Wilkes-set-to-fight-for-final-four-spot When East Wilkes and Elkin baseball play each other, it is typically only for local bragging rights. Friday night, it will be for a spot in the 1A State Championship Final Four. Wed, 20 May 2015 12:35:23 EST Regional Teams Great in State Championships http://elkintribune.com/news/hstrackfield/153589819/Regional-Teams-Great-in-State-Championships Starmount, Elkin, Mount Airy and East Wilkes impressed in Friday's 1A Track & Field Championship. While Shakai Ward dominated yet again, winning her fifth state title, defending her 400 meter title in the process, many others came away with... Wed, 20 May 2015 02:35:32 EST Forbush advances in 2A tournament; Elkin falls in 1A http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoftball-localsports/153547741/Forbush-advances-in-2A-tournament;-Elkin-falls-in-1A In the 2A softball championship, it seems like the tournament is Forbush's to lose. Forbush entered the tournament as a No. 1 seed with a 23-1 (10-0) record, and now through the first two games of the tournament, the Falcons have outscored their... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:50:21 EST East Wilkes softball, baseball squads advance http://elkintribune.com/news/hsbaseball-hssoftball-localsports/153547118/East-Wilkes-softball-baseball-squads-advance East Wilkes' Brandi Parks might be a senior, but with the way she has pitched as of late, she's not going anywhere soon. Sun, 17 May 2015 15:05:21 EST Buckin’ Elks shine in 1A State Championships http://elkintribune.com/news/hstrackfield-localsports/153547429/Buckin-Elks-shine-in-1A-State-Championships Elkin's track stars shined bright at the 1A State Track and Field Championships at North Carolina A&T University, but at the end of the day, senior Shakai Ward shined brightest. Sun, 17 May 2015 15:00:21 EST Elkin’s Brinegar Continues to Shine in Playoffs http://elkintribune.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports/153537533/Elkins-Brinegar-Continues-to-Shine-in-Playoffs Elkin's Daniel Brinegar might have stepped on the field at Elkin High School for the final time Friday night, and he was determined to go out with a bang. Sun, 17 May 2015 15:00:23 EST Elkin advances to third round http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoccer-localsports/153537140/Elkin-advances-to-third-round In the midst of a 9-0 blowout over Walkertown Wednesday night in the opening round of the 1A Women's Soccer Championship, Elkin senior Makayla Dimmette laid on the grass in obvious pain, not sure if she played her last minute of her... Sun, 17 May 2015 14:55:23 EST Sports announcements http://elkintribune.com/news/localsports/153494249/Sports-announcements The 2015 Blue Ridge Basketball School is planned for June 15-18 at East Wilkes High School for girls and boys in rising third through ninth grades. The school is directed by Brad Davis with four full days of basketball... Fri, 15 May 2015 13:55:21 EST Elkin tennis season ends in heartbreak http://elkintribune.com/news/hstennis-localsports/153488795/Elkin-tennis-season-ends-in-heartbreak Elkin's tennis season came to an end in the semifinals of the dual tournament Wednesday night at the hands of Pine Lake Prep (Mooresville). Thu, 14 May 2015 21:55:21 EST