East Wilkes advances to third round

East Wilkes advances to third round

RONDA — In a game that only lasted 85 minutes, the East Wilkes Cardinals baseball team put on one of its best performances of the season. The Ca...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Buckin’ Elks fall in final games of the season

Buckin’ Elks fall in final games of the season

The Elkin Buckin’ Elks baseball team played two conference games last week. On Thursday night, the Elks hosted West Wilkes, and on Friday, Elkin...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Cardinals split games with Alleghany

Cardinals split games with Alleghany

RONDA — Over the past week, the East Wilkes Cardinals baseball team has earned wins and losses. Last Thursday, the Cardinals hosted Alleghany in...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Cardinals come away with win over Elks

Cardinals come away with win over Elks

RONDA — Last week, the Elkin Buckin’ Elks traveled the short distance to Ronda to take on the East Wilkes Cardinals on the baseball diamon...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Starmount takes vital MVAC win over East Wilkes

Starmount takes vital MVAC win over East Wilkes

BOONVILLE — Coming down to the last few weeks of the regular season, baseball teams are looking for wins now more than ever. In the Mountain Val...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Elkin drops MVAC game against Starmount

Elkin drops MVAC game against Starmount

The Buckin’ Elks hosted Starmount last week in a vital Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game. Elkin had an early lead over the Rams, but the ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Elkin falls to hard-hitting Lady Rams

Elkin falls to hard-hitting Lady Rams

The Elkin Lady Elks hosted their Battle of the Bridge conference opponents, Starmount, last week in Elkin. Starmount put down an impressive performanc...

April 17th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes spring sports results

RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals softball, soccer, baseball and tennis teams played several games last week across the area. Some teams took ho...

April 17th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes earns vital conference win

East Wilkes earns vital conference win

HAYS — The East Wilkes Cardinals traveled to Hays on Wednesday night for an important Mountain Valley Athletic Conference match-up against the N...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Elkin continues successful spring seasons

Elkin continues successful spring seasons

The Elkin baseball, softball, soccer and tennis teams competed in conference and non-conference games over the past week. Some teams had wins, while o...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Cardinals pull off dramatic comeback win

Cardinals pull off dramatic comeback win

RONDA – Baseball has a way of surprising everyone in the stands and on the field. On Thursday night, East Wilkes hosted Wilkes Central in a game...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


Starmount spring sports schedules

BOONVILLE — The 2018 spring sports schedules have been released for the Starmount High School Rams. Teams will begin action on Feb. 28, and wrap...

March 27th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes baseball takes 11-2 win over Elkin

East Wilkes baseball takes 11-2 win over Elkin

The Elkin Buckin’ Elks hosted the East Wilkes Cardinals on Friday night in the first meeting of the season between the two teams. The Cardinals ...

March 27th, 2018 |  


Cardinals score early, often to take MVAC win

Cardinals score early, often to take MVAC win

RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals wasted no opportunities on Monday night, as they came out swinging to take a conference win over Ashe County. ...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Buckin’ Elks take win over Starmount

Buckin’ Elks take win over Starmount

BOONVILLE — In the first meeting on the diamond between the Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Starmount Rams, the game came down to the final two...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Falcons take 10-2 win over Rams

Falcons take 10-2 win over Rams

EAST BEND — On Friday night, the Starmount Rams traveled the short distance across the county to take on the Forbush Falcons in East Bend. In th...

March 13th, 2018 |  


Starmount baseball falls in season opener

Starmount baseball falls in season opener

BOONVILLE — On a windy Saturday afternoon, the Starmount Rams opened up their 2018 baseball season against cross-county rivals, Forbush. Things ...

March 6th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes spring sports schedules

With the weather changing, spring sports are just around the corner. Over the next two weeks, teams will start taking the field for the 2018 seasons. ...

February 27th, 2018 |  


Elkin spring sports schedule

The Elkin Buckin’ Elks are gearing up for the 2018 spring sports season, and the schedules have been released. Schedules are subject to change.B...

February 27th, 2018 |  


East Wilkes, Forbush baseball players compete in Greensboro

East Wilkes, Forbush baseball players compete in Greensboro

GREENSBORO — The Powerade State Games baseball games were held at the UNC Greensboro baseball stadium last week. Five local athletes made the ro...

June 25th, 2017 |  


Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings announced

Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings announced

Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, has announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup compe...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Powerade State Games rosters released

Powerade State Games rosters released

The 2017 Powerade State Games rosters have been released for baseball, softball and soccer. Several local players from Forbush and East Wilkes made th...

June 14th, 2017 |  


East Wilkes spring sports roundup

East Wilkes spring sports roundup

As the spring season has come to a close, it’s time to take a look back at East Wilkes’s spring athletics and everything they accomplished...

June 1st, 2017 |  


Elkin spring sports roundup

Elkin spring sports roundup

As the spring season has come to a close, it’s time to take a look back at Elkin’s spring athletics and everything they accomplished.Baseb...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Third-round NCHSAA playoffs held

Third-round NCHSAA playoffs held

The third round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs is in the books, and two teams are moving on to the fourth round while...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Second round NCHSAA playoffs held

Second round NCHSAA playoffs held

The second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs is in the books, and several local teams are moving on to the third r...

May 16th, 2017 |  


MVAC All Conference and Honorable Mention recipients named

The All Conference and Honorable Mention awards have been handed out to Mountain Valley Athletic Conference athletes after successful 2017 seasons. Be...

May 11th, 2017 |  


First round NCHSAA playoffs held

First round NCHSAA playoffs held

The first round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs is in the books, and several local teams are moving on to the second r...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Elkin baseball players awarded

Elkin baseball players awarded

Four Elkin High School baseball players were awarded by the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference for All Conference and Honorable Mention.Junior Hayden...

May 9th, 2017 |  


NCHSAA playoff brackets announced

NCHSAA playoff brackets announced

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released the final 2017 playoff brackets for soccer, softball and baseball. The first round st...

May 8th, 2017 updated: May 9th, 2017. |  


Cardinals crowned MVAC baseball tournament champions

Cardinals crowned MVAC baseball tournament champions

WEST JEFFERSON — Going into the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tournament, the East Wilkes Cardinals baseball team was seeded eighth and ha...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Buckin’ Elks fall in final two games

Buckin’ Elks fall in final two games

The Buckin’ Elks baseball team ended its regular season campaign with a loss to West Wilkes on Thursday night, and a back-and-forth loss to Ashe...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores and MVAC standings

Spring 2017 scores and MVAC standings

With the 2017 spring season winding down, teams are still looking for vital conference wins. Final scores from baseball, softball, and soccer are list...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Buckin’ Elks take MVAC win over Cardinals

Buckin’ Elks take MVAC win over Cardinals

The Buckin’ Elks baseball team took an important conference win over the East Wilkes Cardinals on Tuesday night. The Buckin’ Elks came out...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the 2017 spring season winding down, teams are still looking for vital conference wins. Final scores from baseball, softball, soccer and tennis a...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Rams take 9-8 win over Elkin with a walk-off single

Rams take 9-8 win over Elkin with a walk-off single

BOONVILLE — For the second game in a row, the Buckin’ Elks baseball team had its fate come down to the last play of the game. On Tuesday n...

April 13th, 2017 |  


PSG baseball coaches named

The Powerade State Games High School Baseball Showcase will take place June 14-18 at the UNC Greensboro Baseball Stadium. The High School Baseball Sho...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Rams and Cards battle through seven innings

Rams and Cards battle through seven innings

BOONVILLE — Tuesday night’s baseball game between the Starmount Rams and the East Wilkes Cardinals saw both teams put up a seven-inning fi...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the 2017 spring season in full swing, several teams have earned a few wins while some are still searching for their first taste of victory.Final ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Buckin’ Elks beat Cardinals in extra innings

Buckin’ Elks beat Cardinals in extra innings

RONDA — In a game of will power, determination and teams that were sitting at one win a piece, the Buckin’ Elks and the East Wilkes Cardin...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the 2017 spring season in full swing, several teams have earned a few wins while some are still searching for their first taste of victory.Final ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the 2017 spring season in full swing, several teams have earned a few wins while some are still searching for their first taste of victory.Final ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Rams beat Elks in nine innings

Rams beat Elks in nine innings

The Elkin Buckin’ Elks and the Starmount Rams baseball team always draw a crowd when the two teams meet up on the field. On Friday night, the El...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Spring 2017 scores

Spring 2017 scores

With the 2017 spring season in full swing, several teams have earned a few wins while some are still searching for their first taste of victory.Final ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Elks fall to West Iredell, 3-0

Elks fall to West Iredell, 3-0

The Buckin’ Elks baseball team struggled to find its groove in a 5-1 loss to West Iredell on Wednesday night. The Elks went through four pitcher...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Eagles power past Buckin’ Elks

DOBSON — The Buckin’ Elks moved to 1-3 on the season Monday night with a 6-4 loss to Surry Central, earning its second loss against the Ea...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Starmount spring sports schedules

Starmount spring sports schedules

BOONVILLE — The Starmount baseball, softball and soccer teams have successfully completed the first full week of the 2017 spring season. Soccer ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


East Wilkes baseball schedule

RONDA — The East Wilkes baseball team opens its 2017 home season on March 7 against North Stokes. The Cardinals have two away games on March 2 a...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Elkin 2017 baseball schedule

Elkin 2017 baseball schedule

Last season the Buckin’ Elks baseball team held on to a 16-10 overall record, and an 8-6 conference record. This season the Elks are looking to ...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Local athletes make State games

Local athletes make State games

2016 Powerade GamesCARY — The 2016 Powerade Games are set to begin this week as baseball kicks off this weekend, with softball and soccer starti...

June 17th, 2016 |