Elkin football participates in 7v7 scrimmage

Elkin football participates in 7v7 scrimmage

Elkin football participates in a 7v7 scrimmage at North Surry last month.The Buckin’ Elks show off their skills while also learning plays for th...

July 21st, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Starmount to host football campBOONVILLE — Starmount High School football will be hosting its annual youth football camp for grades kindergarten...

July 18th, 2018 |  


Ninja Warrior gym set to open

HAMPTONVILLE — As interest in obstacle course racing and the show, “American Ninja Warrior,” continues to grow, Hamptonville is gett...

July 18th, 2018 |  


Zachary wins race at Antioch

MORGANTON — Antioch Speedway held another exciting race on July 13.Tommy Zachary #4Z, from Yadkinville, won a hotly-contested super stock 4 race...

July 18th, 2018 |  


Elkin recreation softball team wins tournament

Elkin recreation softball team wins tournament

LIBERTY — The Elkin Recreation 12 and under softball team won the SWAC regional tournament, still undefeated, on July 15. Three games were playe...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Wildlife Commission seeks public opinion for Sunday hunting on 61 game lands

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking participation in an online survey to gauge public opinion on opening [ncwildlife.org...

July 16th, 2018 |  


First Surry Juniors decided by one stroke

First Surry Juniors decided by one stroke

PILOT MOUNTAIN — There’s plenty of good junior golf played in Surry County, and several of its practitioners were in action on Monday and ...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Starmount to host football campBOONVILLE — Starmount High School football will be hosting its annual youth football camp for grades kindergarten...

July 10th, 2018 |  


MVAC names all conference track athletes

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference named the Track and Field All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2018 season. Starmount, Elkin and East ...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Softball team completes undefeated season

Softball team completes undefeated season

The Elkin Recreation 12 and under softball team finished an undefeated regular season and were named the 2018 Tournament Champions. The team included,...

July 7th, 2018 |  


Surry’s Roberts named First-Team All-American

Surry’s Roberts named First-Team All-American

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Michael Roberts is one of just six freshmen across the nation to be named First-Team All-American for h...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Friendship Motor Speedway results

Friendship Motor Speedway has had several exciting races over the past month. The action is ramping up and racers are beginning to earn points. Result...

July 5th, 2018 |  


SCC to host annual volleyball camp

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be hosting its annual summer volleyball camp July 16-19 in the campus gym.For four days, girls will be giv...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

SCC volleyball camp scheduledDOBSON — Surry Community College volleyball team will be hosting its summer camp July 16-19 at Surry.There are two ...

July 4th, 2018 |  


MVAC announces conference awards for baseball

MVAC announces conference awards for baseball

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference named the 2018 All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2018 baseball season.West Wilkes came away with Pl...

July 1st, 2018 |  


Local baseball players play in Powerade Games

Local baseball players play in Powerade Games

GREENSBORO — On June 14-17, the 2018 Powerade State Baseball Games took place on the campuses on UNC Greensboro and Grimsley High School. Baseba...

June 30th, 2018 |  


MVAC awards softball athletes

MVAC awards softball athletes

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference named its All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2018 softball season.East Wilkes’ Lauren Rakes wa...

June 30th, 2018 |  


Wildlife Commission announces July 4 as free fishing day

RALEIGH — On July 4, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission invites anglers and would-be anglers of all ages to go fishing — for free. Fro...

June 28th, 2018 |  


Region 7 softball team wins bronze

Region 7 softball team wins bronze

GREENSBORO — The Powerade State Softball games took place on the campus of UNC Greensboro and Carolyn Allen Park on June 19 and June 20. Forbush...

June 28th, 2018 |  


MVAC all conference announced for men’s tennis

MVAC all conference announced for men’s tennis

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference announced All Conference for the 2018 men’s tennis season. The 2018 Player of the Year was Elkin’s...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


Punishers win state championship

Punishers win state championship

The Punishers won the Top Gun Summer State Championship in Concord. Players include, bottom, from left, Jazzy Ford, Emma Kate Gough, Keylan Cook, Kenl...

June 23rd, 2018 updated: June 25th, 2018. |  


PAC claims 55 State Games medals

PAC claims 55 State Games medals

GREENSBORO — Swimmers from the North Piedmont Aquatic Club (PAC) competed in the 31st annual Powerade State Games of North Carolina this past we...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

SCC volleyball camp scheduledDOBSON — Surry Community College volleyball team will be hosting its summer camp July 16-19 at Surry.There are two ...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Local softball parents involved in brawl

KINGSPORT, Tenn. — A local travel softball team made national news this week, as parents and supporters of the East Wilkes Cardinal Heat 12 and ...

June 20th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


East Wilkes hosts girls basketball camp

East Wilkes hosts girls basketball camp

RONDA — The East Wilkes women’s basketball team hosted a girls summer camp last week in Ronda.The campers learned different ball handling ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Braves win gold bracket championship

Braves win gold bracket championship

The 16U NC Braves-Jones softball team won first place in the Topgun Gold bracket championship on May 26 in Huntersville. layers include, front row, fr...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Conference and Regional soccer honorees announced

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference announced All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2017-2018 women’s soccer season. The 2018 Player ...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Wildlife in N.C. Magazine photo competition accepting entries through Sept. 1

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will accept entries to its 14th annual Wildlife in North Carolina Photo Competition until 5 p.m...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Surry’s Roberts named Region X Player of Year

DOBSON — Finishing second in the nation in home runs and putting up eye-popping offensive numbers, Surry Community College’s Michael Rober...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Surry Starfish capture Aquatic Awards

Surry Starfish capture Aquatic Awards

CARY — Members of the Surry County Starfish recently competed in the 2018 Special Olympics Summer Games held at the Triangle Aquatic Center. The...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Yadkin County Baseball hosts post-season tournament

Yadkin County Baseball hosts post-season tournament

EAST BEND — Yadkin County Baseball held its post-season tournament over the past few weeks at Fall Creek Elementary School. Teams put on a show ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

East Wilkes soccer camp scheduled RONDA — East Wilkes will host a youth soccer camp for fourth- through ninth-grade students. The camp will take...

June 13th, 2018 |  


NC Punishers take first and second

NC Punishers take first and second

CONCORD — The NC Punishers 12U fastpitch team continued its winning ways this past weekend by winning the Top Gun tournament in Concord. The Pun...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Usher signs with Lenior CC

Usher signs with Lenior CC

Starmount student-athlete, Patrick Usher, signs his letter of intent to play baseball at Lenior Community College starting this fall. Usher was joined...

June 8th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes names new basketball coach

RONDA — It has been a busy past few months for the East Wilkes Cardinals athletic teams, as new coaches have been announced for the upcoming 201...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

East Wilkes soccer camp scheduled RONDA — East Wilkes will host a youth soccer camp for fourth- through ninth-grade students. The camp will take...

June 6th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes hires new football coach

East Wilkes hires new football coach

RONDA — East Wilkes High School has named Jonathan Wilmoth as the new Cardinals football coach. Wilmoth previously worked at Mount Airy High Sch...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Surry Starfish capture medals in Southeast Invitational

Surry Starfish capture medals in Southeast Invitational

GREENSBORO — Members of the Surry County Starfish recently competed in the 2018 Special Olympics Southeastern United States Swimming Invitationa...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Jonesville 10U finishes perfect season

Jonesville 10U finishes perfect season

The 2018 Jonesville 10U softball team finished a perfect 15-0 season with the East Yadkin Softball Association. The team are 2018 Regular Season Champ...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Brinegar signs with UNCG

Daniel Brinegar, Elkin High School class of 2015, has committed to play baseball at UNC-Greensboro starting this fall under head coach Link Jarrett. B...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Tharpe signs with Ferrum College

Tharpe signs with Ferrum College

East Wilkes athlete, Hunter Tharpe, signs her letter of intent to attend Ferrum College as a dual-sport athlete. Tharpe will be a swimmer and a golfer...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

Players Edge volleyball camp informationBOONVILLE — Catawba College volleyball coach, Ginger Hamric, will be hosting Players Edge Volleyball cam...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Best of Prep athletes honored

Best of Prep athletes honored

MOUNT AIRY — The Tribune and its sister publications, The Stokes News, Yadkin Ripple, Mount Airy News and Carroll News, are pleased to present t...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Starmount athletes sign

Starmount athletes sign

Starmount wrestling athlete, Caleb Money, signs his letter of intent to wrestle at Bluefield College starting this fall. Money is joined at the signin...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Track and field teams compete

Track and field teams compete

Local track athletes took to the track and field over the past few weeks to compete in the Conference, Regionals and the State Championship. Elkin, Ea...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

East Wilkes to hold tennis clinicsCoach Aaron Simmons, along with his staff and current and former East Wilkes players, will be holding tennis clinics...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


East Wilkes baseball falls to top-ranked East Surry

East Wilkes baseball falls to top-ranked East Surry

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Last week under rainy conditions, the East Wilkes Cardinals traveled to Pilot Mountain to take on the top-ranked East Surry Car...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Wood signs with Surry

Wood signs with Surry

Elkin High School athlete, Tyler Wood, signs his Letter of Intent to play baseball at Surry Community College starting this fall. Wood was a pitcher f...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Matt Dunn competes, places in U. S. Open

Matt Dunn competes, places in U. S. Open

Matt Dunn, the head wrestling coach at Elkin High School, accomplished something that he had not done in 13 years. He competed in and placed in a high...

May 17th, 2018 |  


NC Punishers win gold

NC Punishers win gold

EDEN — Capped off by a thrilling walk-off come-from-behind win in the championship game, the Elkin-based NC Punishers 12U fastpitch team won the...

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 16th, 2018. |