Elkin Coach Heath Foster expects as many as “six or seven” freshmen or sophomores to crack his starting 11 this fall.
CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) has announced its two regional basketball tournament sites for the 2014-15 season.
RONDA — It wasn't the perfect start East Wilkes Coach Aaron Simmons might have hoped for, but there were plenty of positives to take out of Tuesday's suspended match with Ashe County.
WILKESBORO — Elkin opened its 2014 season with a rain-shortened 7-1 win over Wilkes Central Tuesday.The Elks host East Wilkes Thursday. The singles matches are scheduled to begin at 4:30.Results
RONDA — East Wilkes opened their season with a three-set win over Pine Lake Prep Monday.The Cardinals will host Forbush, 1-0, Thursday at 5.
It was double points nights with all seven racing divisions competing Saturday night at Friendship Motor Speedway.
Monday, August 18Men's soccer North Surry 6, East Wilkes 1Starmount at Mount Airy, ppd., rainVolleyballEast Surry 3, Elkin 0
With just one player graduated from last year's Mountain Valley Athletic Conference runner-up team, the Elkin women's tennis team will expect to compete for the conference championship this season.
The Elkin volleyball program — buoyed by more players trying out, more height, and returning experience — is still young and is still in the tough Mountain Valley Athletic Conference.
Monday, August 18Men's soccer North Surry at East Wilkes, 6Starmount at Mount Airy, 6VolleyballEast Surry at Elkin, 4:30
About 20 girls and boys, from ages 7 to 17, have been participating in the basketball camp conducted by Camps for Christ at the Elkin Valley Baptist Church gymnasium that ends today.
RONDA — ShaNisha White will take her considerable athletic talents just down the road to Pfeiffer University.
The 2014 Elkin cross country men's season started in November 2013 - just after they finished second at the 1A state meet.
MOUNT AIRY — Miracle Walters and Makayla Dimmette won the doubles championship at the Mount Airy preseason tennis invitational on Friday.
SMITHFIELD — The Wilkes County American Coach Pitch Baseball team traveled to Smithfield for the Tar Heel League state tournament at Smithfield Community Park. The team fought an exciting battle and came home with the runner-up...
It took four months, but Mother Nature finally tamed the racing at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night.
No matter which car he brings to the Roaring Thunder Raceway in Ararat, Virginia or Friendship Motor Speedway in Elkin, Brandon McClure is in his “cootermobile.”
RONDA —Coming off a season with an 11-1 conference mark and a 14-4 record overall, East Wilkes will face a bit of a challenge if it hopes to repeat, or even contend, for the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference championship this...
BOONVILLE — Starmount women's tennis coach Ryan Norman has more questions than answers regarding his young, athletic team.
The Elkin High School football team met Wednesday at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital to participate in a screening tool designed to record a baseline cognitive measurement that will assist in the diagnosis and monitoring of concussions and help make...
There's a saying the more things change, the more they stay the same.
Amber Smith, the daughter of Jeff and Becky Smith, joins Montreat from Averett University, where she played softball her freshman and sophomore years. Amber earned USA South Academic All-Conference honors in 2013 and finished the 2014 season hitting...
Winners at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night included Chad Call of North Wilkesboro, Richard Clew of Harmony, Billy Wagoner of North Wilkesboro, Kevin Gwyn of Mount Airy, Ron Parker of Belwood, and Kasey Shane.
Andrew Peterson has spent much of his last 13 summers swimming for the Elkin Wet Lightning swim team.
DOBSON — The National Junior College Athletic Association has named the Surry Community College women's golf, men's golf, and softball teams as All-Academic teams. SCC was the only college in Region X (out of 33 junior colleges) to...