Elkin Tribune- RSS SPORTS Feed http://elkintribune.com/section/SPORTS http://elkintribune.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 30 May 2015 02:59:45 EST 1800 Elkin falls in game one http://elkintribune.com/news/hsbaseball/153739391/Elkin-falls-in-game-one NORWOOD — Elkin's baseball team struggled to put runs on the board Tuesday night in game one of a best-of-three series against South Stanly, losing 11-1 in a five-inning mercy. Luckily for Elkin, it will return home Thursday at 7 p.m. for... Wed, 27 May 2015 15:00:24 EST Forbush soccer championship bound http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoccer/153738299/Forbush-soccer-championship-bound Tuesday night's matchup against Forbush and Franklin in the Western Regional Final for women's soccer will arguably go down as one of the greatest games in 2A championship history. The grit displayed by both goalies meant it would take... Wed, 27 May 2015 14:50:21 EST Forbush softball; comeback kids http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoftball/153738976/Forbush-softball;-comeback-kids EAST BEND — When it comes to Forbush softball, call them the comeback kids.For the second game in a row, Forbush found itself down late but battled through adversity to come back. Wed, 27 May 2015 14:30:21 EST Williard to attend Averett University http://elkintribune.com/news/collegesports-hsfootball/153715286/Williard-to-attend-Averett-University Forbush senior Brady Williard signed with Averett University Tuesday morning. While his last football season with the team did not end as he hoped, it didn't stop him from pushing himself to get to a higher level. Tue, 26 May 2015 21:45:33 EST Williard to attend Averett University http://elkintribune.com/news/collegesports-hsfootball/153714584/Williard-to-attend-Averett-University Forbush senior Brady Williard signed with Averett University Tuesday morning. While his last football season with the team did not end as he hoped, it didn't stop him from pushing himself to get to a higher level. Tue, 26 May 2015 21:45:24 EST Forbush’s Anna Harris signs With Gardner-Webb http://elkintribune.com/news/collegesports-hstrackfield/153671139/Forbushs-Anna-Harris-signs-With-Gardner-Webb Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try, and for Forbush senior Anna Harris, she has tried many things over her high school career. Her accomplishments led to her recently signing with Gardner-Webb University. Mon, 25 May 2015 03:55:25 EST Falcons continue to soar; compete in final four http://elkintribune.com/news/hssoccer/153688332/Falcons-continue-to-soar;-compete-in-final-four Forbush girl's soccer was relentless in its offensive attack Friday night, and four goals later, the team advanced to the 2A Final Four with a win over Parkwood. Tue, 26 May 2015 10:25:24 EST 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