Yadkin Ripple- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 1 Feb 2015 03:24:57 EST 1800 Local student heads to Super Bowl http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-sports/151520220/Local-student-heads-to-Super-Bowl A local student, Rae Benton, will be among the thousands of football fans gathering next week in Phoenix, Arizona, for the Super Bowl. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:35:23 EST Tourney time for Forbush, Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151521795/Tourney-time-for-Forbush-Starmount Forbush and Starmount head into their respective conference tournaments Saturday with a number of wrestlers who will make some noise. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:20:22 EST A busy 48 hours for Starmount women http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151521586/A-busy-48-hours-for-Starmount-women BOONVILLE — The Starmount women lost three games in three nights, but the Rams showed signs of being anything but an easy out in their loss to Forbush. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:15:22 EST Falcons get first conference win http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151520831/Falcons-get-first-conference-win The Jan. 20 win over Surry Central was a matter of Forbush going “back to our pressure.” Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:10:24 EST Falcons suffer tough loss to Eagles http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151520223/Falcons-suffer-tough-loss-to-Eagles Forbush's 53-46 loss to Surry Central Jan. 20 was a frustrating night, coach Bradley Shore said.“We'd get down one, two, three points,” he said. “Then we'd get down five or six. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:05:22 EST Starmount goes 3-for-3 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151518783/Starmount-goes-3-for-3 ELKIN — Starmount outscored Elkin 16-2 in the fourth quarter to claim a 51-30 Mountain Valley Athletic Conference win Thursday night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:40:22 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151519404/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, January 20Men's basketballWilkes Central 53, Elkin 34 Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:30:24 EST Falcons swat Yellow Jackets http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151376398/Falcons-swat-Yellow-Jackets By Jim Fullerjfuller@civitasmedia.comWINSTON-SALEM — Forbush lost only two matches — one by forfeit — in a 58-10 Western Piedmont Athletic Conference win over host Carver Friday night. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 01:00:24 EST Vikings eke by Rams, 42-33 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151375927/Vikings-eke-by-Rams-42-33 HAYS — North Wilkes defeated Starmount, 42-33, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference meet Friday night. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:25:21 EST Forbush wrestler just keeps on winning http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151396185/Forbush-wrestler-just-keeps-on-winning EAST BEND — When Forbush's Isaac McMillan took Carver's Cornelius Tribble by fall in a wrestling match Friday night, he secured his place in Forbush athletic history. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:00:21 EST YVTR president sees big upside for EVTA project http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151397157/YVTR-president-sees-big-upside-for-EVTA-project The Yadkin Valley Trail Riders (YVTR) are just one of the groups of outdoor enthusiasts benefiting from the push to complete a trail between Stone Mountain and Elkin. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:15:22 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151376177/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeWednesday, January 14Men's basketballStarmount at Forbush, ppd. to Jan. 15 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 13:05:21 EST Summer sports camp for middle school youth http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151194547/Summer-sports-camp-for-middle-school-youth DOBSON — North Carolina's Touchstone Energy cooperatives are partnering with North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to offer educational and athletic opportunities for rising sixth through... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 11:10:22 EST Rams improved, but Falcons prevail http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151348246/Rams-improved-but-Falcons-prevail EAST BEND — Sydney Matthews had 15 points and Kala Doub added 12 as Forbush used a fast start to defeat Starmount, 75-36, Thursday night. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:25:21 EST Round 1 goes to Rams http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151348194/Round-1-goes-to-Rams EAST BEND — James Ashley had 29 points as Starmount handled Forbush, 81-50, in a nonconference game Thursday night.The game was the first of two meetings in seven days between the teams. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:20:22 EST Draughn back at Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151188711/Draughn-back-at-Starmount BOONVILLE — When Dale Draughn left the Starmount men's soccer program after 17 years in November of 2013, he said it “would have to be the right situation” before he returned to coaching. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 01:00:24 EST Forbush wrestlers split with Stokes schools http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151196160/Forbush-wrestlers-split-with-Stokes-schools Forbush split a pair of dual meets, losing 48-27 to South Stokes Jan. 6; and defeating West Stokes, 48-6, Friday.With two wins this week, Isaac McMillan, at 152 pounds, improved to 27-0 on the season. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:45:22 EST Houser, Johnson named to NCPreps team http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151195974/Houser-Johnson-named-to-NCPreps-team Starmount has placed two players, Josh Houser and John Johnson, on the NCPreps 1A all-state team. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:35:20 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151188769/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, January 6Men's basketballAlleghany 50, Elkin 33Starmount 86, East Wilkes 49 Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:45:24 EST Ram wrestlers split pair http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151190397/Ram-wrestlers-split-pair In Ronda Jan. 6, the Starmount defeated East Wilkes, 54-30, in a dual match. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:45:23 EST