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 |  


Jr. Vikings prepping for successful season

Jr. Vikings prepping for successful season

North Stokes JV basketball team attended their annual summer camp at Guilford College. The boys won 12 games against 3A and 4A schools. .neFileBlock {...

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 |  


Garner recognized as Northwest softball player of the year

Garner recognized as Northwest softball player of the year

North Stokes junior Chandley Garner split Northwest Conference Player of the Year honors with East Surry’s Emily Cummings this season.As an all-...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Northwest names spring all-conference teams

The Northwest Conference released its All-Conference selections for the six spring sports and there was no shortage of athletes recognized from Stokes...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Tucker signs to play football at Monterey Peninsula

Tucker signs to play football at Monterey Peninsula

Sports can take you far and for North Stokes Austin Tucker it’s taking him across the country. The senior recently signed a letter of intent to ...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Mabe commits to Salem College

Mabe commits to Salem College

North Stokes goalie Meghan Mabe signed a letter of intent to play soccer at Salem College alongside her coaches, parents, and school administration.&#...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Lady Vikings season comes to an end

Lady Vikings season comes to an end

North Stokes Lady Vikings fought to punch their ticket to the state championship but fell just three runs short on Saturday night in an 8-5 loss to No...

June 1st, 2016 |  


King steps down from track program

King steps down from track program

“A lot of people thought I’d retire here and I actually thought that up until all this started happening,” said North Stokes track a...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Frye wins the gold

Frye wins the gold

North Stokes newest state champion, junior Emma Frye only had one request after taking home the gold medal in the triple jump on May 20 at the NCHSAA ...

June 1st, 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 |  


Vikings runners-up in state championship

Vikings runners-up in state championship

There’s a new state champion at North Stokes High School. Emma Frye took top honors in the triple jump at Friday’s 1A Track and Field Cham...

May 25th, 2016 |  


North wins regionals

North wins regionals

North Stokes track program is primed and ready to make a strong showing at Friday’s NCHSAA State Championship.While both boys and girls teams fi...

May 18th, 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 |  


Vikings finish runners-up in conference championship

In Wednesday’s first semifinal game, North Stokes secured a spot in the final and more importantly the league’s No. 2 seed for the upcomin...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Vaden signs to play baseball at Pfeiffer

Vaden signs to play baseball at Pfeiffer

Chase Vaden came to North Stokes as a junior from McMichael and in the past two years has left a lasting impression on the Vikings baseball program. O...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Lady Vikings top Cards for NW title

Lady Vikings top Cards for NW title

After winning the Northwest Conference regular season championship with a perfect record, the Lady Vikings (18-1, 10-0) defeated East Surry 6-2 in the...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Charleville signs to Salem College

Charleville signs to Salem College

“She’s a leader and is going to do great wherever she goes,” said North Stokes volleyball coach Christine Condon.Senior Lauren Charl...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Vikings finish second in conference

Vikings finish second in conference

North Stokes Lady Vikings finished in a close second behind Mount Airy on Friday at the Northwest 1A conference championship meet.“I think we di...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Watkins signs to play at Pfeiffer

Watkins signs to play at Pfeiffer

“She’s a strong all-around player. She’s probably one of the best third baseman in the state because she’s fearless in that po...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Lucia signs to Gardner-Webb University

Lucia signs to Gardner-Webb University

North Stokes senior Ross Lucia has been busy over the last four years. In the fall, he suited up for football as an all-conference offensive lineman, ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards can’t tame Viking bats

Lady Cards can’t tame Viking bats

There’s little stopping North Stokes softball team this season, but East Surry made a solid go at it.The Lady Cardinals (14-5, 5-2) led 4-2 ente...

April 27th, 2016 updated: April 27th, 2016. |  


North Stokes golfers continue to improve

North Stokes golfers continue to improve

“The team has played well this season,” said Vikings golf coach Wayne Fulp. “We’ve improved several strokes over our performan...

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 |  


North defying odds with stellar season

North defying odds with stellar season

“This program has come a very long way,” said Vikings coach Stephen Sauer. Even that may be an understatement. North Stokes athletics has ...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Vikings push to set PR’s

Vikings push to set PR’s

North Stokes track and field is prepping for another race to the state championships.On Thursday, the Lady Vikings finished in first place and the boy...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Vikings track stay on pace

“I think they did very well coming off of spring break practice,” said North’s ladies track and field coach Rodney King.North Stokes...

April 13th, 2016 updated: April 13th, 2016. |  


Lady Vikings earn conference wins

Lady Vikings earn conference wins

North Stokes Lady Vikings clinched their second conference win of the season on Wednesday defeating Atkins 3-1.“Overall, the girls played well. ...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Vikings qualify for regionals

Vikings qualify for regionals

It may be early in the season, but North Stokes track and field athletes are already qualifying for the regional championship on May 14.Junior Emma Fr...

March 30th, 2016 |  


North Stokes sweeps East Surry

North Stokes sweeps East Surry

The Lady Vikings remain undefeated (5-0, 2-0 Northwest 1A Conference) after handing East Surry a 10-4 loss on Friday night.The Cardinals (7-4, 1-1 Nor...

March 30th, 2016 |  


North Stokes All-Conference

North Stokes All-Conference

This season’s basketball all-conference players at North Stokes were senior Jackson Moorefield and freshman Zach Chesnet. Honorable mentions wer...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Vikings defeat Oak Level, fall to South

Vikings defeat Oak Level, fall to South

North Stokes baseball team clinched their fifth win of the season after defeating Oak Level 10-9 at home on March 15. The Vikings found themselves dow...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Sauras shut out Vikings

Lady Sauras shut out Vikings

South Stokes Lady Sauras improved their record Monday night after defeating North Stokes 9-0 in a soccer match shortened by the mercy rule.Sauras coac...

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 |  


Vikings win first track meet of season

Vikings win first track meet of season

North Stokes boys and girls won their first outdoor track meet of the season pulling in more points than North and East Wilkes.“I felt like our ...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Have your cake, and raise money too

North Stokes is hosting the first ever “5-Kake”, a fundraiser set for March 24, beginning at 6 p.m. with proceeds going back to the school...

March 16th, 2016 |  


North Stokes baseball field gets flag pole

North Stokes baseball field gets flag pole

Thanks to four area Ruritan Clubs, Sandy Ridge, Lawsonville, Francisco and Rock House, North Stokes baseball field has a new flag pole. On Friday nigh...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Lady Vikings beat Sauras 10-0

Lady Vikings beat Sauras 10-0

North Stokes Lady Vikings picked up their first win of the season, along with a few bragging rights Friday night in a 10-0 victory against South Stoke...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Sauras shut down Vikings

Sauras shut down Vikings

South Stokes traveled to Danbury Friday night hungry for a win. After dropping their first loss of the season to McMichael the Sauras redeemed themsel...

March 16th, 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 |  


Vikings grab back-to-back wins

North Stokes baseball team is just warming up after grabbing a 4-3 win against Alleghany on March 3 and two days later topping North Wilkes 8-4.“...

March 9th, 2016 |  


North soccer drops season opener

North soccer drops season opener

The Lady Vikings hosted North Forsyth Monday evening and fell 1-0 in their first game of the season.“Overall, I thought the girls played decent ...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Lady Vikings step up to the plate

Lady Vikings step up to the plate

North Stokes Lady Vikings bundled up Saturday morning and traveled to South Iredell for a day of scrimmages in preparation for their upcoming softball...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


North Stokes sweeps senior night

North Stokes sweeps senior night

North Stokes seniors left their mark on the program in the last game of the regular season. The Vikings rallied for an 81-70 win against Walkertown wi...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Wrestlers hard work pays off at states

Wrestlers hard work pays off at states

West StokesWest Stokes Tim Hurd finished in the top 16 at Saturday’s NCHSAA wrestling state championship in the 138-pound weight class.“I ...

February 24th, 2016 updated: February 24th, 2016. |  


Condon signs to Montreat College

Condon signs to Montreat College

North Stokes senior Megan Condon recently signed a letter of intent to become a two-sport athlete in volleyball and track at Montreat College alongsid...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Runners leave their mark at states

Runners leave their mark at states

North Stokes added another state title to their track program on Saturday. Senior Laith Nickell picked up a first place finish in the pole vault setti...

February 17th, 2016 |  


Vikings qualify three wrestlers for state

Vikings qualify three wrestlers for state

North Stokes competed in the 1A West Regional in Cherryville on Saturday and finished the season with three state qualifiers. Paden Lungrin (220), Dal...

February 17th, 2016 |