Jefferson Post- RSS sports Feed http://jeffersonpost.com/section/sports http://jeffersonpost.com/section/sports Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:37:59 EST 1800 Volleyball, cross country update http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/150015949/Volleyball-cross-country-update Tough times continue for the varsity volleyball team as they dropped three more Mountain Valley Conference matches.West Wilkes 3, Ashe 0 Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:16:05 EST Lady Huskies win big at Cedarbrook http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/150007683/Lady-Huskies-win-big-at-Cedarbrook Ashe County remained unbeaten in Mountain Valley Conference golf matches with a pair of nine-hole wins at Cedarbrook Country Club last Tuesday. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:01:07 EST N.C. Wildlife Commission issues archery hunting safety reminders http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/50804241/N.C.-Wildlife-Commission-issues-archery-hunting-safety-reminders The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission's Home From The Hunt™ safety campaign recommends some guidelines when hunting with archery equipment, including crossbows. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:31:04 EST Ashe tops Alleghany, 28-7 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50771134/Ashe-tops-Alleghany-28-7 In the battle of unbeatens, the Huskies prevailed with a strong defensive effort and a big day receiving for senior Jacob Blevins. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:01:34 EST Mat Monsters hosting fundraiser Friday http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/50771124/Mat-Monsters-hosting-fundraiser-Friday The Ashe County Mat Monsters youth wrestling program will be having its first fundraiser of the fall with a barbecue pork lunch this Friday, Oct. 3. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:01:07 EST Ashe hands Elkin first MVAC loss http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50771129/Ashe-hands-Elkin-first-MVAC-loss Ashe County proved any doubters wrong last week that they can play with the top tennis team in the conference.The Lady Huskies won a marathon match over previously unbeaten Elkin, 5-4. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:31:03 EST Huskies overpower Oak Hill and North Wilkes http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50769528/Huskies-overpower-Oak-Hill-and-North-Wilkes Ashe County picked up a pair of mercy rule victories to close out last week, both 9-0 wins over Oak Hill Academy and North Wilkes. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 15:01:06 EST Ashe runners perform well at mid-season meet http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/50721469/Ashe-runners-perform-well-at-mid-season-meet Four Ashe County runners placed in the top 10 in their respective races last week at the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference Mid-Season meet. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:01:07 EST Huskies win seventh straight http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50737399/Huskies-win-seventh-straight The wins continue to pile up for the varsity soccer team. Ashe rallied for a 3-2 win over Wilkes Central last Thursday and followed that up with a 9-3 road victory at East Wilkes on Monday. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:00:22 EST Wildlife Commission launches new conservation license plate http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50745017/Wildlife-Commission-launches-new-conservation-license-plate Motorists can help support the conservation and management of brook trout by purchasing a new conservation license plate that depicts the only native coldwater trout in the state. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:00:09 EST Golfers win first MVAC match http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50721123/Golfers-win-first-MVAC-match Ashe County easily beat the competition at the first Mountain Valley Athletic Conference golf match of the season last week at High Meadows Country Club. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:01:18 EST (No heading) http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50688113/ Fifty-nine shooters from 13 states, coming from as far away as Maine, Wisconsin and Florida came to Ashe County last weekend for the 100 & 200 Yard National Championship for International Benchrest Shooting. The competition was held at the rifle range... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:01:05 EST Lady Huskies grab two wins http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/50691298/Lady-Huskies-grab-two-wins The Lady Husky tennis team won two of its three most recent matches, scoring one win over East Wilkes and another win against North Wilkes. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:46:06 EST Huskies humble Rams, 7-2 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50653984/Huskies-humble-Rams-7-2 Miguel Ramos scored three goals and Cesar Ruiz scored twice as Ashe County sped past Starmount, 7-2, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game Monday night. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:01:09 EST Day’s Body Shop wins Twilight League http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/50654612/Days-Body-Shop-wins-Twilight-League Congratulations to the 2014 Mountain Aire Twilight League Tournament Champions, Day's Body Shop.They defeated Furches Evergreens in the final match on Monday, Sept 15 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:31:08 EST Volleyball scores first win http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50644455/Volleyball-scores-first-win The Lady Husky volleyball team notched its first victory of the season on Saturday during a tri-match at Mount Airy High School.Ashe split its two matches, getting a win over North Forsyth but falling to Mount Airy. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:10 EST Watauga edges Ashe at Mountain Aire http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50639113/Watauga-edges-Ashe-at-Mountain-Aire The women's golf team took on Watauga in the final non-conference tune-up for the upcoming slate of Mountain Valley Conference matches.Watauga finished with a team total of 133, 10 shots better than the Lady Huskies. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:00:14 EST Football game ruled no contest http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50607187/Football-game-ruled-no-contest By Nathan Hamnham@civitasmedia.comA strong line of thunderstorms put an end to Friday night's football game between Ashe County and Hibriten. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:01:09 EST Ashe tennis sweeps Wilkes Central http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/50606246/Ashe-tennis-sweeps-Wilkes-Central By Nathan Hamnham@civitasmedia.comAshe continued its winning ways in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference with another 9-0 victory, this one over visiting Wilkes Central. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:01:13 EST Wildlife commission staff recognized for conservation http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/50606168/Wildlife-commission-staff-recognized-for-conservation Two staff members with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission were honored at the 51st annual Governor's Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet, held in Cary on Sept. 6. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:16:06 EST