Softball players earn all-state

Softball players earn all-state

The North Carolina Softball Coaches Association recently announced its 2016 all-state player recipients. The annual award is given to athletes who pla...

July 7th, 2016 |  


Prowlers Football Camp July 28

Prowlers Football Camp July 28

West Stokes Prowlers annual football camp is set for July 28 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Wildcats football practice field. The cost is $25 per child ...

July 7th, 2016 |  


East Coast Basketball Camps held

East Coast Basketball Camps held

Local basketball players flocked to West Stokes for the annual East Coast Basketball Camps directed by Wildcats coach Dan Spainhour.“I’ve ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Wildcats compete in 7-on-7

Wildcats compete in 7-on-7

West Stokes Nick Breen jumps to catch a pass at North Surry’s 7-on-7 tournament featuring: East Surry, North Surry, West Stokes, Forbush, Elkin,...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Lacrosse gaining popularity

Lacrosse gaining popularity

Rising sixth through eighth graders wanting to learn more about lacrosse got the opportunity at a three-day camp hosted by West Stokes lacrosse team a...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Local girls named All-District

Local girls named All-District

The North Carolina Softball Coaches Association announced its 2016 All-District award recipients on June 16. Committees in eight districts across the ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


West takes second in Wells Fargo Conference Cup

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

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Adkins signs to Lenoir-Rhyne University

Adkins signs to Lenoir-Rhyne University

Throughout the year if you watched any cross country or track and field meets, chances were you saw West Stokes senior Josh Adkins leading the way. Th...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Philyaw named WPAC player of the year

Philyaw named WPAC player of the year

West Stokes outfielder Ashley Philyaw was named Western Piedmont softball player of the year and helped stretch the Lady Wildcats season to the second...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Wildcats wrestling prepping for upcoming season

Wildcats wrestling prepping for upcoming season

West Stokes wrestling program has been on the rise over the years and this season finished with 11 regional qualifiers, a state champion contender, an...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Boles signs to Tusculum

Boles signs to Tusculum

West Stokes senior Eli Boles signed a letter of intent to play baseball for Tusculum College alongside his parents, coaches, and school administration...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Chunn signs to play baseball at Brunswick

Chunn signs to play baseball at Brunswick

West Stokes Josh Chunn signed a letter of intent to play baseball for Brunswick College alongside his parents, coaches, and school administration.R...

June 1st, 2016 |  


O’Neal named baseball coach at West Stokes

O’Neal named baseball coach at West Stokes

On Tuesday, West Stokes alum Andrew O’Neal was named head coach of the Wildcats baseball team, replacing veteran coach Kirk Goodson.“It...

June 1st, 2016 updated: June 1st, 2016. |  


WPAC spring athletes recognized

WPAC spring athletes recognized

The Western Piedmont Athletic Conference released its All-Conference selections for the six spring sports and there was no shortage of athletes recogn...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Goodson steps down as baseball coach

Goodson steps down as baseball coach

It’s an end of an era for West Stokes baseball program. Coach Kirk Goodson announced this week he’s stepping down from the program he̵...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Stone wins state title

Stone wins state title

“I couldn’t be happier with how this year has ended. It’s definitely been bittersweet, but I couldn’t ask for a better race to...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Wildcats tennis dominate season

Wildcats tennis dominate season

For the first time in school history, West Stokes tennis program advanced to the third of the NCHSAA playoffs after defeating Wilkes Central 7-2 and F...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Manley signs to play football and baseball at Emory and Henry

Manley signs to play football and baseball at Emory and Henry

It’s pretty safe to say quarterback Alex Manley left his mark on West Stokes football program. His name is scattered throughout the record books...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Lady Vikings battle in semifinal series, Wildcats fall in fourth round

Lady Vikings battle in semifinal series, Wildcats fall in fourth round

Lady Vikings coach Jeff Frye kept the meeting with his players short Tuesday night after their 16-3 loss to North Stanly in the first game of a best-o...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Moore signs to Belmont Abbey

Moore signs to Belmont Abbey

Jacob Moore recently became Stokes County’s first lacrosse player to sign a letter of intent to play beyond high school. The West Stokes athlete...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Moving forward in playoffs

Moving forward in playoffs

As of press time on Tuesday night, two Stokes County teams remain in the NCHSAA playoffs. North Stokes softball has seen only one loss this season aga...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Lacrosse finishes strong

Lacrosse finishes strong

West Stokes lacrosse program banked eight wins this spring, marking their best season to date since beginning in 2014.“We had over 35 kids parti...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Gavin Parker signs to play football at North Carolina Wesleyan

Gavin Parker signs to play football at North Carolina Wesleyan

West Stokes Gavin Parker has come a long way since his flag football days when he was seven years old. The senior recently signed a letter of intent t...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Grubbs signs with Salem College

Grubbs signs with Salem College

Watch a West Stokes soccer match and by the end, you’ll want to know more about Jordan Grubbs. She’s small in stature, but makes up for it...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Lady Wildcats win in extra innings

Lady Wildcats win in extra innings

In a game where the lead shifted back and forth West Stokes earned final bragging rights in a 7-6 conference win over South Stokes on Thursday night.&...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Sauras win conference tournament, take WPAC title

Sauras win conference tournament, take WPAC title

For the third year in a row, South Stokes golf team won the Western Piedmont Conference tournament and became overall conference champions.“I wa...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Money steps down from Prowlers

Money steps down from Prowlers

After much deliberation and prayer Robert Money recently announced he was stepping down as president and varsity head coach of the West Stokes Prowler...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Annual Special Olympics held at West Stokes

Annual Special Olympics held at West Stokes

This year’s Special Olympics t-shirts may have said it best: It’s so much more than athletics. Over 150 participants from around Stokes Co...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Soccer teams get wins, losses

Soccer teams get wins, losses

The Lady Wildcats handed Surry Central a 2-1 loss Wednesday behind star forward Zoe Wehr. The sophomore supplied an assist in the first half and score...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Lady Wildcats bounce back with conference wins

Lady Wildcats bounce back with conference wins

West Stokes avenged a recent 6-5 loss to North Surry at home Monday night defeating the Lady Greyhounds the second time around 8-4.“I thought we...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Wildcats ranked third

Wildcats ranked third

West Stokes senior Ezra Goldbach fires off a shot in a recent conference matchup. The Wildcats have eight players on their team this season: Goldbach,...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Wildcats beat Sauras in 9th inning

Wildcats beat Sauras in 9th inning

West Stokes sophomore Austin Lilly drove in Eli Boles in the bottom of the ninth inning to break a scoreless tie and give the Wildcats a 1-0 win on Fr...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Wildcats remain undefeated in WPAC

Wildcats remain undefeated in WPAC

West Stokes tennis team remains undefeated in conference play and on Thursday overwhelmed South Stokes 9-0 for the second time this season.“All ...

April 13th, 2016 |  


West wrestlers compete in national championship

West wrestlers compete in national championship

West Stokes freshmen Carson Goins and Samuel Hall spent a portion of their spring break last week competing in the 27th Annual NHSCA Wrestling Champio...

April 6th, 2016 updated: April 6th, 2016. |  


Wildcat rally downs Greyhounds

Wildcat rally downs Greyhounds

West Stokes avenged their loss to loss to North Surry last week improving their record 5-7, and 1-1 in the conference on Monday night.The Hounds (10-4...

April 6th, 2016 |  


West Stokes tops North Surry 9-0

West Stokes tops North Surry 9-0

The Lady Wildcats picked up their 11th win on Monday after cruising past North Surry 9-0 in a Western Piedmont Conference opener for both teams.“...

April 6th, 2016 |  


Lady Wildcats defeat North Wilkes

Lady Wildcats defeat North Wilkes

West Stokes Lady Wildcats grabbed their fourth straight win Wednesday night defeating North Wilkes 10-3 for the second time this season. In the earlie...

March 30th, 2016 |  


Lacrosse program sets record

Lacrosse program sets record

West Stokes lacrosse team has seven games left to go, but has already set a memorable milestone with having their best season yet since beginning in 2...

March 30th, 2016 |  


Wildcats lacrosse win in double overtime

Wildcats lacrosse win in double overtime

Sparked by a ten-goal performance and the game-winner in double overtime from senior Jacob Moore, West Stokes lacrosse team overcame an 8-5 deficit to...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


West Stokes cheer wins Nationals

West Stokes cheer wins Nationals

West Stokes cheerleaders perfected a one-minute, 30 second routine to win top honors over the weekend at the 2016 Cheer Limited Nationals in Myrtle Be...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


County runners race for titles

County runners race for titles

North Stokes hosted the annual Stokes Track and Field Championship. These are the top three competitors in each event:North StokesJunior Emma Frye won...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Stokes soccer picks up first wins

Stokes soccer picks up first wins

South, West and North Stokes ladies soccer teams picked up their first win of the season. On Monday night South Stokes shut out the Atkins Camels 8-0....

March 9th, 2016 |  


Delcamp signs to Salem College

Delcamp signs to Salem College

West Stokes senior Hannah Delcamp signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for Salem College alongside family, coaches, and administration on Mond...

March 9th, 2016 |  


WPAC All-Conference athletes named

The 2015-2016 Western Piedmont All-Conference Ladies Swim Team honors went to West Stokes: Laura Pulliam, Bethany Memola, Dana Erikson, Anna McGhee, E...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Lacrosse takes off at West Stokes

Lacrosse takes off at West Stokes

There’s a new sport in town for the ladies of West Stokes. Seventeen girls ranging from ninth to eleventh grade, alongside coach Alice Gaddy, ha...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Wildcats season comes to a close

“I thought we made major improvements throughout the year. We weren’t the most talented team but we probably overachieved more than a lot ...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Wildcats come out swinging

Wildcats come out swinging

West Stokes Lady Wildcats came out in force Saturday morning proving they’ll likely be strong Western Piedmont conference contenders this season...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


West rolls past South in conference tournament

West rolls past South in conference tournament

County rivals South and West Stokes met again for the third time this season for a chance to play in the WPAC conference championship game on Friday n...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Sauras season ends, West advances

Sauras season ends, West advances

“Our team didn’t quit and I’m proud of them for that,” said South Stokes coach Jason Clark.After winning 17 games this season,...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Wildcats runners-up in championship

Wildcats runners-up in championship

West Stokes defeated North Surry 61-49 a little over two weeks ago, but couldn’t find that same rhythm Friday night in the Western Piedmont cham...

February 24th, 2016 |