Carter signs with Pacers

Carter signs with Pacers

West Stokes recent graduate Tristan Carter signed a letter of intent to continue playing lacrosse. He chose William Peace University after strong cons...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Jeffreys and Brown extend winning streaks at Bowman Gray

Jeffreys and Brown extend winning streaks at Bowman Gray

At the midpoint of the racing season at Bowman Gray Stadium, it appears that Lee Jeffreys and Jonathan Brown have just hit their stride. They both won...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Wildcats travel to West Forsyth

Wildcats travel to West Forsyth

West Forsyth hosted their 10th annual seven on seven Saturday and West Stokes scrimmaged Reagan, West Iredell, Eastern Guilford and Davie County.̶...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Vikings host summer jamboree

Vikings host summer jamboree

North Stokes basketball hosted five teams on Thursday, including South Stokes, for a round robin of scrimmages to open up their summer workouts. Each ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


WPAC announces 2A all-conference

WPAC announces 2A all-conference

The 2A Western Piedmont Athletic Conference released the spring all-conference teams and 45 students from West Stokes were represented in baseball, so...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Sauras host annual basketball camp

Sauras host annual basketball camp

Jason Clark held his annual South Stokes basketball camp last week to nearly 60 boys and girls between the ages of six to 14 that covered four days of...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Jeffreys claims win, looks for more at Bowman Gray

Jeffreys claims win, looks for more at Bowman Gray

With double points on the line on Saturday, the tension level was kicked up at Bowman Gray Stadium. And after a hard-won and emotional victory in the ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Softball all-county announced

Softball all-county announced

North, South and West Stokes softball teams qualified for the NCHSAA state playoffs this past season with the Vikings making a fourth round exit when ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Pettitt signs with William Peace University

Pettitt signs with William Peace University

West Stokes recent graduate Reid Pettitt signed to play lacrosse for William Peace University and plans to be part of the new program the Pacers are b...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Coe extends his baseball career

Coe extends his baseball career

South Stokes senior Keylan Coe signed a letter of intent to play baseball with Rockingham Community College last week.“I’ve thought about ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Vikings host basketball camp

Vikings host basketball camp

David Anderson and the North Stokes basketball team hosted their annual camp for boys and girls ages eight to 14 during a three-day session this past ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Burt Myers combines luck and skill to win at Bowman Gray

Burt Myers combines luck and skill to win at Bowman Gray

When you’re fighting for the points championship at Bowman Gray Stadium, it takes a strong car, lots of driving talent, and unshakeable nerves.A...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Lady Trojans win middle school championship

Lady Trojans win middle school championship

Eighth grader Christa Moore has led the Trojans from the shortstop position this year.Chestnut Grove Katelyn Tucker bats in a recent game against Gent...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Surry’s Roberts named Region X Player of Year

Surry’s Roberts named Region X Player of Year

Finishing second in the nation in home runs and putting up eye-popping offensive numbers, Surry Community College’s Michael Roberts led the way ...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Spencer commits to Littlejohn Sports Academy

Spencer commits to Littlejohn Sports Academy

South Stokes senior Brendyn Spencer fulfilled his dream of playing college basketball when he signed with Littlejohn Sports Academy last week. Spencer...

June 6th, 2018 |  


All-County baseball named

All-County baseball named

All three county baseball teams made it to the state playoffs with North Stokes exiting in the second round against number five ranked Polk County. Th...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Dowdy set to play for William Peace University

Dowdy set to play for William Peace University

West Stokes senior Marcus Dowdy is one of three players on the Wildcats lacrosse team to play at the collegiate level.Dowdy signed a letter of intent ...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Wildcat players picked for West All-Star team

Wildcat players picked for West All-Star team

West Stokes senior lacrosse players Tristan Carter, Reid Pettitt and Jackson Sapp were selected to play in the seventh annual Triad East/West All-Star...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Wildcats transition to Jr. Sauras

Wildcats transition to Jr. Sauras

The Southern Stokes Jr. Sauras, formerly known as the Walnut Cove Wildcats is transitioning to a new look, new division and new name. The group is sla...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Stokes YMCA offers water safety progams

Stokes YMCA offers water safety progams

As part of the Y’s commitment to reduce drowning rates and keep kids safe in and around the water, the Stokes Family YMCA is offering swim instr...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Samuels signs with Littlejohn Academy

Samuels signs with Littlejohn Academy

South Stokes senior PJ Samuels signed with Littlejohn Sports Academy out of High Point and will be on the inaugural team led by former Lexington men&#...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Northwest 1A announces all-conference

Northwest 1A announces all-conference

North and South Stokes accumulated 59 all-conference or honorable mention athletes in the Northwest 1A Conference this spring with Jeff Frye (softball...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Post 290 begins season strong

Post 290 begins season strong

Stokes County Post 290 baseball team picked up their second win of the season against Kernersville on Friday night at West Stokes. The Stokes team fea...

May 27th, 2018 |  


The inherent risk of sport specialization

One of the responsibilities that parents take most seriously is protecting their children from injury, whether it is buckling seat belts in a car or w...

May 27th, 2018 |  


Lady Trojans win middle school championship

Lady Trojans win middle school championship

Eighth grader Christa Moore has led the Trojans from the shortstop position this year.Chestnut Grove Katelyn Tucker bats in a recent game against Gent...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Best of Prep athletes honored

Best of Prep athletes honored

The Mount Airy News and its sister publications, the Stokes News, Yadkin Ripple, Elkin Tribune and Carroll County News, are pleased to present the fir...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Vikings season cut short

Vikings season cut short

Coach Jeff Frye and the number one ranked North Stokes Lady Vikings had aspirations of playing for another state championship this season, but on Mond...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


PCT returns from Disney World

PCT returns from Disney World

Power Cheer and Tumble’s senior Fusion team just returned from a trip to the D2 Summit in Walt Disney World where the team competed as a wildcar...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Stokes athletes compete at state track meet

Stokes athletes compete at state track meet

Stokes County was well represented at the 1A and 2A state track meets on Saturday and Sunday at A&T University in Greensboro. North, South and Wes...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Lady Sauras end fourth round run in overtime

Lady Sauras end fourth round run in overtime

The overall two seeded South Stokes ladies soccer team dream-season came to a halt in the fourth round of the 1A state playoffs on Monday night when t...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


West Stokes names new athletic director

West Stokes names new athletic director

West Stokes principal Kevin Spainhour announced this week the school will hire Travis Gammons as the new athletic director. Gammons will replace Chris...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Jason Myers and Jonathan Brown hit their stride at Bowman Gray

Jason Myers and Jonathan Brown hit their stride at Bowman Gray

Jason Myers and Jonathan Brown both showed on Saturday that they’ll be forces to reckon with this season at Bowman Gray Stadium. Each claimed th...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Marcelli signs with Rams

Marcelli signs with Rams

West Stokes exchange student Eugenia Marcelli will extend her stay in the United States next season and play basketball for Winston-Salem State Univer...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Brown and Measmer reverse bad luck at Bowman Gray

Brown and Measmer reverse bad luck at Bowman Gray

Last week, Bobby Measmer and Jonathan Brown left the race early and headed to the pits with mechanical issues. On Saturday, they left the race with th...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Dudley signs with Pfeiffer University

Dudley signs with Pfeiffer University

South Stokes senior shooting guard Brady Dudley chose Pfeiffer University over six different offers he entertained from division two and division thre...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Lady Vikings squeeze past Murphy

Lady Vikings squeeze past Murphy

North Stokes started their second round state playoff game on Friday, but finished the 1-0 win over Murphy the next day after the contest was suspende...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Stokes athletes advance to state meet

Stokes athletes advance to state meet

North, South and West Stokes each participated in the NCHSAA Midwest Regionals on Saturday. The Vikings recorded the most athletes with eight advancin...

May 16th, 2018 |  


First time competitors bring home medals

First time competitors bring home medals

Students from Japan Shudokan Budo-Kai Karate School in King returned from their latest competition at the 2018 AAU Karate Super Regional Championships...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Sauras advance to fourth round

Sauras advance to fourth round

South Stokes girls soccer have gone where no other team in school history have on Tuesday evening, a fourth round berth in the 1A NCHSSA state playoff...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Vikings fall in state playoffs

Vikings fall in state playoffs

North Stokes baseball was hoping to match last year’s fourth round state playoff run since it started well with a 7-0 victory over Highland Scho...

May 16th, 2018 |  


NHSCA announces 2018 Academic All-Americans

NHSCA announces 2018 Academic All-Americans

The National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) announced the 2018 High School Academic All-Americans for the 2017-2018 school year. This marks t...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Basketball camps come to area schools

Basketball camps come to area schools

As summer quickly approaches, basketball camps around the county are beginning sign-ups for early registration.North and South Stokes basketball camps...

May 8th, 2018 |  


Viking miscues leads to Cardinal victory

Viking miscues leads to Cardinal victory

North Stokes allowed five runs on four passed balls and an error in the third inning against East Surry on Friday during the Northwest 1A conference t...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Vikings drop conference championship game

Vikings drop conference championship game

North Stokes defeated East Surry three different times this season, but on Thursday dropped the conference championship matchup in a disappointing 7-5...

May 7th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |  


Brown welcomes victory at Bowman Gray

Brown welcomes victory at Bowman Gray

It was a roller-coaster ride getting to Winner’s Circle, but Tim Brown was grateful for the change of tone for his 2018 season. He claimed the c...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Wildcat lacrosse advances to second round of state playoffs

Wildcat lacrosse advances to second round of state playoffs

West Stokes advanced to the second round of the 1A/2A/3A NCHSAA state lacrosse playoffs for a second consecutive season with an 18-4 win over Communit...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Wildcats fall in championship game

Wildcats fall in championship game

On Thursday, West Stokes avenged an earlier loss to Southwest Guilford during the regular season with an 18-6 dominant performance in the Conference 1...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


Brothers take the night at Bowman Gray

Brothers take the night at Bowman Gray

When brothers Burt and Jason Myers pulled up to Bowman Gray Stadium on Saturday, they couldn’t have planned for a better night. Burt Myers claim...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


Lady Vikings sweep Sauras in doubleheader

Lady Vikings sweep Sauras in doubleheader

North Stokes, the state’s number one ranked softball team in 1A, has now won eight consecutive games with a 12-2, 6-1 double header victory over...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Wildcats move past Eagles

Wildcats move past Eagles

Pitcher Logan Griffith helped the Wildcats move past Surry Central 5-2 in the first round of the Western Piedmont Athletic 2A Conference tournament ga...

May 1st, 2018 updated: May 1st, 2018. |