Yadkin Ripple- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS http://yadkinripple.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:02:54 EST 1800 Lady Falcons defeat West Stokes http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153139067/Lady-Falcons-defeat-West-Stokes The Lady Falcons defeated West Stokes Tuesday night 11-0 and again on Friday 10-1. Forbush remains undefeated 7-0 in conference play Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:00:22 EST Forbush crushes ‘Cats http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153138973/Forbush-crushes-Cats KING — Forbush slugged its way past West Stokes Friday night in a 12-3 WPAC matchup.After coming off a 3-2 loss to North Surry the night before Falcons coach Denny Key said he saw noticeable improvements in his team. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:55:24 EST Hounds get 7th straight win http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153138887/Hounds-get-7th-straight-win MOUNT AIRY — North Surry won its seventh straight game with a 3-2 win over Forbush Thursday night.The Greyhounds improved to 14-3 and are in a tie with West Stokes atop the Western Piedmont Conference standings. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:00:25 EST WPAC tennis tournament continues today http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153099732/WPAC-tennis-tournament-continues-today MOUNT AIRY — North Surry's Corbin Willard goes for his second-straight conference championship today, and Surry Central's two doubles team will meet in other final today at North Surry. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:55:28 EST Falcons down North Surry 15-4 http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153099462/Falcons-down-North-Surry-15-4 Forbush's Mallory Choplin scores a run as part of an eight-run explosion in the top of the first in a 15-4 win over North Surry Wednesday in Mount Airy. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:45:23 EST Hitting it head on http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/153043751/Hitting-it-head-on Darlene Tomlin has been cancer-free for about a year.In October 2012, the mother of Elkin baseball coach Nick Tomlin was diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent a double mastectomy, radiation and chemotherapy. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 03:30:22 EST Lady Rams take down Vikings http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153042312/Lady-Rams-take-down-Vikings The Starmount Lady Rams soccer team picked up another Mountain Valley conference win with a 5-1 victory over North Wilkes last Thursday. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:20:21 EST Surry softball sweeps pair of weekend doubleheaders http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/153042231/Surry-softball-sweeps-pair-of-weekend-doubleheaders DOBSON — Shey Steelman picked up three wins on the mound Friday and Saturday as Surry Community College's softball team swept Southeastern Community College and Florence-Darlington Tech in a pair of weekend Region X... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:15:21 EST Yadkin Elite bringing home trophies http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152963222/Yadkin-Elite-bringing-home-trophies Yadkin Elite Girls AAU, a new travel team in the Yadkin area, has grown from seven players to 12 in a short time, with a mix of fifth- and sixth-graders. Eight of those 12 are future Starmount High School students, and two are Elkin... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:50:24 EST Drillers win spring World Series NIT http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152962998/Drillers-win-spring-World-Series-NIT Carolina Drillers won the Spring World Series Championship NIT (Top Gun Sports) in Mooresville on April 11 and 12. Team members are Carley Puckett, Brooke Moore, Skylar Partin, Kaylee Hobgood, Riley Pennington, Lane Mccreary, Chloe Potts, Natalie... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:40:27 EST Rams fall to Lady Elks http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152964087/Rams-fall-to-Lady-Elks The Starmount Lady Rams finally got back on the field Monday after no games were held due to weather last week and fell to their rivals Lady Elks of Elkin, 1-0. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:30:22 EST Surry’s Tolbert, Hiatt qualify for national golf tournament http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152964231/Surrys-Tolbert-Hiatt-qualify-for-national-golf-tournament DOBSON — Surry Community College may only have two women's golfers this year, but both of them will be competing in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Golf Tournament May 11-15 in Mesa, Arizona. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:35:26 EST Lady Elks down Rams http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152961690/Lady-Elks-down-Rams Elkin's softball team got an early lead Tuesday in the first three innings against Starmount and went on to capture a 10-2 win. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:30:23 EST Falcons shut out Eagles http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152961647/Falcons-shut-out-Eagles DOBSON — Madison York scored twice and red-hot Forbush shut out Surry Central 5-0 in Western Piedmont 2A Conference girls soccer on a cool, rainy night at Rex Mitchell Track & Field. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:45:24 EST ‘Here it is’ http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152837970/Here-it-is EAST BEND — Jeremy Helton couldn't ask for a much better situation than the one he has inherited as the new softball coach at Forbush High School. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 02:10:21 EST Bryant to play at Moravian Prep http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152837848/Bryant-to-play-at-Moravian-Prep Trey Bryant will continue his basketball career at Moravian Prep in Lenoir.“He'll get to play another year to get seasoned and play against elite talent,” Starmount coach Rocky Horton said. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:05:21 EST A competitive team http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152839678/A-competitive-team BOONVILLE — “I'm really happy with my team this year,” Starmount coach Ryan Norman said. “I've got a lot of players who are enthusiastic and want to get better.” Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:25:21 EST (No heading) http://yadkinripple.com/news/localsports/152873977/ Dan Roth points to his ball that bounced into the cup for a hole in one Thursday at Yadkin Country Club. Roth, 64, made his first-ever ace with a 6-iron on the 145-yard, par 3 eighth hole. Son Blake Roth, soccer coach at Surry Central, said his dad... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 22:05:25 EST Pardue in at Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152834782/Pardue-in-at-Starmount BOONVILLE — Starmount High School has a new baseball coach this spring.Caleb Pardue, a graduate of Starmount, was named officially a few weeks ago. Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:05:22 EST Coach, player recognized on district level http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152756785/Coach-player-recognized-on-district-level Starmount's Rocky Horton was named the men's basketball Coach of the Year for District 11, while Starmount senior James Ashley was named to the District 11 first team. Tue, 7 Apr 2015 15:45:21 EST