East Surry finished the 2022 season as the Foothills 2A Conference (FH2A) Regular Season and Tournament Champions. Elkin High School will play host to a free soccer camp that gives area youth the opportunity to learn from an international coaching staff. Ayers also became much more productive as a hitter in 2022. Surrys luck seemed to be turning around after catcher Pannutti caught Gallimore stealing third and Gwyn lined out to Johnson. In addition to her gold medal in 300 hurdles, McMillen: won a bronze medal in 100 hurdles, finished fifth in the long jump state championship and was sixth in the 4200 relay state championship. Mia was named FH2A Conference Co-Player of the Year in basketball after averaging 21.5 points, 9.1 rebounds, 5.2 steals, 2.8 assists and 0.5 blocks playing more than 31 minutes per game. We believe if boorish behavior at high school sporting events can be normalized, that, with work, respectful and positive behavior can be the new normal. San Diego Padres, Adam Mazur, RHP, Iowa. Mounce previously played Division-I college basketball for the Furman University Paladins, where he was a three-year starter. He also earned All-Conference Honors in the 4400 relay.  . Surry Central fielded a team in 20-of-21 sports, only finished outside the top three in four sports and only finished seventh once. We were down by the cars and there were families of fallen soldiers. Allen was FH2A Conference Female Runner of the Year, a regional qualifier and a state qualifier. I have a ton of trust with Luke, Freeman said. Instead of having one junior team like previous years, enough players came out from Surry County and surrounding areas that Post 123 formed two younger squads. It has been less than one year since the NCAA suspended its longstanding amateur rules to allow college athletes to monetize their success and profit from their NIL, and many changes have occurred at that level. Ball, Dowell, Bowman and Mason each collected multiple hits for Foothills. But, as of late, that has been our Achilles heel, and is something we definitely have to turn around to win in the playoffs.. Post 123 closes out its regular season this week with back-to-back home games. We all know hes a great athlete and a great ballplayer, but hes an even better person. Both schools are part of the Foothills Post 123 American Legion organization. Ty was a member of the varsity football and baseball teams while at North. We know it was a lot of hard work for Joel and everyone involved.. More than 100 young people took part in the camp and received instruction from varsity boys coach Marty Behrens, varsity girls coach Mandy Holt as well as JV coaches, assistant high school coaches, middle school coaches and current/former Golden Eagle basketball players. Post 174 kept the series alive by defeating Post 123 6-5 in a 10-inning thriller that featured a combined 23 hits. Central was given the No. Both Allen and Whitt will continue their football careers at Lenoir-Rhyne University. Chicago White Sox, Peyton Pallette, RHP, Arkansas. Elkin had the second-most conference championships with seven six outright and one shared and tied with East Wilkes for the second-most second-place finishes. Players that finished in the top-four of the state championship tournament were named All-State. At least one East Surry player has been named to the NCBCA All-State team each year since 2016. East Randolph committed an error trying to get Bowman out stealing second which allowed Dowell to score run No. Jackson Ferris sat anxiously on the deck of Chase & Charlis Restaurant Sunday night waiting to hear his name called. Motsinger went on to reach the state semifinals before falling to the eventual state champion. 70. The Cardinals were third in the FH2A standings and reached the first round of the 2A State Playoffs. Gomez plans to attend N.C. State University. En Espanol, 2022 Wake Technical Community College | 9101 Fayetteville Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603 | Main Tel: 919-866-5000, Women's Volleyball Davidson-Davie Community College, http://waketech.prestosports.com/sports/wvball/2022-23/schedule#u9sp03vpai4gpcke, Wake Early College of Health and Sciences, Wake Early College of Information and Biotechnologies. 46. Each game featured two 20-minutes halves with running clocks. Miami Marlins, Jacob Miller, Liberty Union H.S., Ohio. Cincinatti Reds, Justin Boyd, OF, Oregon St. 74. Polls were voted on by the coaches in each individual class. We met the driver, and he introduced us to his wife and kids as well as the pit crew, Donnie said. One local student-athlete, Elkin graduate Thomas McComb, was recognized as an award winner. 44. Sophia played soccer for three years at Millennium. After Elkin was South Stokes. Everybody really bent over backwards to treat us really well.. The Cardinals tied Mount Airy with the most second-place finishes with four, coming in the following sports: girls tennis, girls basketball, boys indoor track and boys tennis (tie). Whitt, an offensive lineman, was an All-Conference player all four years of high school and Northwest 1A Conference Co-Offensive Player of the Year his junior year. Both Cardinals were named starters for the Wests offense: Whitt at right guard and Allen at receiver. The Knights rallied behind the stellar play of outside hitter Michelle Thao (Fred T. Foard HS), the reigning NJCAA Division II Player of the Week. Thao led a balanced Surry offense with 11 kills while adding four service aces. If schools tied in the final standings, each team would split an equal amount of points. The camp is free to attend thanks to sponsorship from the EHS Alumni Association, the ECS Board, the EHS Athletic Association and Elkin Academic Enrichment Foundation. St. Louis Cardinals, Brycen Mautz, LHP, San Diego. Mocksville Post 174 advances in the Area III Tournament and will face the No. Alumni Another local connection is West Stokes graduate Dawson Neal. Wilkes Central, who finished fifth in the FH2A Cup standings, was the only other team to win multiple conference titles. 11 of 26 teams at the 2A Midwest Regional Championship, and tied for No. Mount Airy reached the Elite Eight of the 1A State Playoffs in 2021. Both squads finished 13-1 overall and 6-0 in their respective conferences. Post 123 improves to 5-0 on the season with the win. 8 of 57 teams at the 2A State Championship. I wanted to play at Surry because of the location and the reputation they have of always being good at baseball, he said. There was never a dull moment in practice or games. Three Mount Airy relay teams finished second in their respective races: Connor Burrell, Tyler Mason, Caleb Reid and Dandy in the 4100; Burrell, Reid, Ratcliff and Revels; Conner, Ratcliff, Ware Viers and Anthony Valadez in the 4800. The Coca-Cola 600 was the first race Donnie and Pam watched in person since 2002. He was just lights out behind the plate, Freeman said. She will be pursuing a Bachelors degree in Public Health from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro starting this fall. With questions, contact EHS Athletic Director Josh Pardue at firstname.lastname@example.org. Heroes won game one of the series, but fell to a 2-1 deficit with consecutive losses. On Sunday, the West defeated the East in the team competition. Server of the Week Award: Rozlyn Oakley/Lilie Allen. The Seniors finish the year 13-4 overall and 6-4 in conference competition, which is a vast improvement for the Mount Airy team compared to the past two seasons. Styles Geramita (Carlisle School, Va. 23) threw the first 4.1 innings, striking out four batters and walking none. Post 81 had to swap pitchers just to end the inning. For example: Mount Airy, Elkin and South Stokes tied for first place in girls soccer so all three teams received six points. The Foothills Junior Legion Team won the rubber match against Surry Pride in dominant fashion on June 20. It was like having another coach on the field. Thompson then brought in run No. The Golden Eagles were 12-13 overall and 6-6 in conference play. Then this past year he only had two errors all season. East Surry High Schools Anthony Ayers officially signed his NJCAA National Letter of Intent and will continue his academic and baseball careers at Surry Community College. I would like to express an invitation to every young person involved in athletics in our area to be a part of our Granite Bear Football Camp, said Mount Airy varsity head coach J.K. Adkins. Mount Airy competes in the Northwest 1A Conference (NW1A), Millennium Charter Academy competes in the Northwest Piedmont 1A Conference (NWPC), and East Surry, North Surry and Surry Central all compete in the Foothills 2A Conference (FH2A). The team finished the year 19-9 overall. IMG finished 23-2 this past season and ranked No. He will bring a lot to the Surry Community program and then to wherever he goes after.. High Point had a chance to take the lead by loading the bases in the top of the fifth. North Surry finished 11-12 overall and 7-5 in conference play. Houston Astros, Jacob Melton, OF, Oregon St. 65. He had a .463 batting average, a .626 on-base percentage, 10 extra-base hits (seven doubles, two triples and one home run) and 20 RBIs. The family stayed in the pits for the first two stages of the race. Post 123 (9-1) never trailed in Fridays game. McMillen will continue her athletic career in college, just not in basketball. Three teams tied for fourth place with scores of 68. Some schools based the awards on athletic achievement alone, while others factored in athletic and academic success. Coach Gilley will be entering his third season with the Knights in 2022. She participated in volleyball, basketball and outdoor track and field. George, the leadoff batter for the Juniors, scored the games opening run in the top of the first inning. With regard to NIL, we realize that high school students can be tremendous entrepreneurs they already are in a number of capacities. Surrys Emma Freed (Starmount HS) added six kills, Colby Crater (Forbush HS) recorded five kills along with one service ace and Blakeleigh Goldbach (West Stokes HS) also added a kill for the Lady Knights. Jackson, 18, is the son of Jason and Lena Ferris. During that time, East Surry won: two conference championships, one conference tournament championship (no tournament was held in 2021), one 1A West Regional Championship and one 1A State Runner-up trophy. Chicago Cubs, Jackson Ferris, LHP, IMG Academy, Fla. 48. 26. With 24 spring recipients, Surry ranked seventh overall among N.C. Community Colleges with athletic programs. He participated in football, basketball and baseball. Post 123 had a chance to escape the inning with a tie after Jackson Sink hit a ground ball to the middle infield. 37. East Surry finished 11-7-2 overall and 8-4 in conference play. CHARLOTTE Surry Community Colleges Bryson Bebber has been named a recipient of the 2022 Gold Glove Award. Riggs finished fourth at the 2A Midwest Regional Championship, then took fifth at the 2A State Championship. Motsinger and Vaden went on to qualify for the state championship. Blake Hawks and Declan Conner added individual silver medals: Hawks in the 200 meters and Conner in the 3,200 meters. Since soccer was not offered at Elkin at the time, Nestor played fullback and kicked for the football team. Receiving this award is extremely special to me because I pride myself on my defense.. Duke Energy awards economic development grant. Pittsburgh Pirates, Termarr Johnson, SS, Mays H.S., Ga. 5. They played Taps and had a prayer. Both Watson and Motsinger qualified for the 2A State Championship Tournament: Watson by reaching the semifinals of the regional singles championship, and Motsinger by winning the 2A Midwest Singles Championship. Chicago Cubs, Cade Horton, RHP, Oklahoma. New York Mets, Blade Tidwell, RHP, Tennessee. 8. Brison George, Kamden Hawks, Landon Gallimore, Macean Alvear and Ashton Gwyn each had multiple hits for the Juniors, while James Steele, Trampus Atkins, Ian Gallimore, Smith Ray and Cash Hemric each added one hit. Students have the ability to be recognized for their athletic prowess and that can be a nice opportunity for a young person. After more than three hours and 46 picks, the Mount Airy native surrounded by his family and closest friends had a monumental weight lifted off his shoulders thanks to an announcement from former Cy Young Award winner Rick Sutcliffe. The NC Preps rankings put Mount Airy No. While many of the home fans clamored that Willoughbys pitch warranted strike three, the umpires sent the batter to first for a base on balls. Bowman helped East Surry continue its tradition of success during his two seasons with the varsity squad. Post 123 got on the board with one run in the bottom of the first. Ignacio Morales won the FH2A titles for the 1,600 and 3,200 meters, while also finishing second in the 800 meters. Women's Volleyball on Sep 1, 2022 at 6:00 PM: Davidson-Davie Community College, Wake Technical Community College, Future Students 10 car. 4. 64. Detroit Tigers, Jace Jung, 2B, Texas Tech. Five Post 123 players added one hit each: Trey Armstrong (East Surry HS 22), Ethan Ball (West Stokes HS 22), Logan Dowell (Mount Airy HS 22), Daniel Shearin (Grayson Co. HS, VA 22) and Carson Willoughby (East Surry HS 21). At the 2A State Championship: McMillen won the state title in 300 hurdles, finished third in 100 hurdles, fifth in long jump, and teamed with Rodriguez, Toney and Priddy to finish sixth in the 4200 relay; Sneed finished ninth in discus; Toney was No. At the high school level, there is a concern about the absolute breakdown of culture and climate of the high school locker room and the purpose for kids to play high school sports. Mondays game at Surry Central High School was the third meeting between the two teams. The WGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Vaden won the 2A Midwest Regional Championship in discus throw while meeting the MileSplit US Second Team standard, and Motsinger finished fourth at regionals in the 3,200 meters. Carson Willoughby (East Surry HS 21) was walked with two outs, then advanced to second when a pick-off attempt hit the dirt and sailed into right field. Texas Rangers, Kumar Rocker, RHP, Farragut, Tenn. 4. In addition to a toolkit being developed to send to all groups in the world of high school sports, another consortium is being planned for the fall this time to include administrators, coaches, media and law enforcement/security. The full standings for the FH2A Conference Cup are below: East Surry won seven conference championships out of 21 total sports. Luciano even competed for Argentina in the 1991 U-17 World Cup and was a member of Racing Club de Avellaneda. The 2021-22 season also marked the first time in six decades that the two teams didnt play one another. Surry Central finished 7-10-3 overall and 4-8 in conference play. Mocksville Post 174 1, 0, 1, 0, 0, 1, 3 = 6, Foothills Post 123 0, 0, 1, 0, 3, 0, 0 = 4. Campers took part in various individual and team competitions, drills and received instruction from guest speakers. A 3-run performance in the bottom of the fifth inning put the Foothills seniors ahead for the first time at 4-2. We appreciate it so much that they did this, Pam said. He spent one season with the JV team, then three on varsity. McMillen won four conference titles, doing so in long jump, 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles and 100 meters. Surry Community College graduate Bryson Bebber, who was recently named a recipient of the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Rawlings Gold Glove Award, is a former member of the Disco Turkeys as well. Minnesota Twins, Tanner Schobel, SS, Virginia Tech. Mount Airy fielded teams in 19-of-21 total sports and finished in the top three of 17. In the winter: Allen participated in basketball all four seasons with the varsity team. Blakeleigh Goldbach (West Stokes HS/King, NC) also added a kill for the Lady Knights. Each of the five local public high schools honored a select few senior student-athletes as part of their year-end awards. The Cardinals Bradley Davis was named FH2A Player of the Year, Connor Key was the medalist of the conference tournament and Darrin Haywood was named FH2A Coach of the Year. Instead, Post 123 doubled its score by adding five runs in what would be its final at bat. Surry Central finished first of seven teams to win the FH2A Championship, No. The 24-year-old completes his first season of international play averaging 9.6 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.1 assists, 1.0 steals and 0.7 blocks. Chicago White Sox, Noah Schultz, LHP, Oswego East H.S., Ill. 27. Crater led the Lady Knights with three blocks and Addington added two. Edwards led the team with a .533 batting average in 2022 hitting mainly leadoff. McRoberts followed with a single to left field, then Carter Motsinger was walked to load the bases. With the 47th pick of the 2022 MLB Draft, the Chicago Cubs select Jackson Ferris a left-handed pitcher from IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.. Tampa Bay Rays, Ryan Cermak, OF, Illinois St. 72. 34. He plans to continue his baseball career, but is currently undecided on a destination. As a senior, McComb was a member of the Buckin Elks soccer, football, swimming and tennis teams. Arizona Diamondbacks, Druw Jones, OF, Wesleyan H.S., Ga. 3. Brody Krakenberg and Calvin Devore qualified for regionals as individuals, with Krakenberg competing in the 3,200 meters and Devore in the 800 meters. Student-athletes that earned All-Conference Honors in multiple events have the corresponding number listed after their name in parentheses, East Surry Layton Allen, Lindann Fleming, Colby Johnson, Cooper Motsinger, Isaac Vaden (2), Kyle Zinn, Millennium Charter no male All-Conference selections, Mount Airy Connor Burrell (2), Declan Conner (2), Deric Dandy (2), Blake Hawks, Mason Hill, Tyler Mason, Caden Ratcliff (3), Caleb Reid (2), Mario Revels (2), Anthony Valadez, Ware Viers, Surry Central Isaac Eller, Allen Huffman (2), Ignacio Morales (3), Chris Nava, Josue Rodriguez. Thao led a balanced Surry offense with 11 kills while adding four service aces. In the spring, Devore was a regional qualifier in the 4800 relay. Below are the full rosters for each team: WEST: Shea Smith, Katie Kubec, Ruth Ann Asbill, Rae Watson, Madison Logan, Elli Finchum, Lawson Harkey, Sam Mace, Bradley Davis Jr., Sean Finan, Max Cranford, Jack Boyer, EAST: Kaitlyn Rand, Sadler Miller, Jenna Rutledge, Jayden Ford, Sidney Renville, Jiya Patel, Jacob Conklin, Simon Burgos, Jacob Bradley, Spencer Edwards, Shawn Benson, Caden Hodges. Our college team members did an outstanding job with helping teach and develop the fundamentals of volleyball. The Bears closed the regular season and opened the conference tournament riding a seven-game winning streak, the programs longest in more than 60 years. 10. The Granite Bears earned the No. Thats the philosophy my father lived by, and thats what made him happy.. Were just grateful that so many people are dedicated to keeping his memory alive.. In a 2020 article in The Elkin Tribune, then-editor Bill Colvard who attended Ariel and Lucianos various presentations as part of their reunion described Dr. Oliveris philosophy of social medicine as the following: In addition to fighting germs and viruses, social medicine also fights against social conditions and cultural practices that may cause disease. Every team foul over seven was worth one point plus possession. Willoughby and Whitaker each had three hits as Post 123 finished with 14 overall. The Blackhawks finished second in both volleyball and wrestling, then finished third in baseball (tied) and girls outdoor track. Two teams tied for first place with a score of 64, but following a playoff on the card, the team of Beth Anne Aheron of Deep Springs Country Club in Stoneville; Linda Collier of Hallifax Country Club in Hallifax, VA; Joanne Harper of Mountain Aire Golf Club in Ashe County; and Barbara Berrier of Cross Creek, took first place, while the team of Kelly Peircy of Silo Run Golf Course in Boonville; Linda Lumsden of Hallifax Country Club; Laurie Trout of Mountain Aire Golf Club, and Travis Underhill of Cross Creek finished in second place.