Jefferson Post- RSS SPORTS Feed http://jeffersonpost.com/section/SPORTS http://jeffersonpost.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:26:01 EST 1800 AAU tryouts happening next two Saturdays http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151504198/ Tryouts for Ashe County Lightning AAU boys' basketball will be Saturday, Jan. 31 at Ashe County High School and tryouts for the girls' AAU team will be on Saturday, Feb. 7 also at Ashe County High School. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:45:21 EST Husky hoops http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151466617/Husky-hoops WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County hit the court on Thursday to take on neighboring AlleghanyVarsity women Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:20 EST Huskies drop two MVAC matches http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151466598/Huskies-drop-two-MVAC-matches SPARTA — The regular season is rapidly coming to a close for the Ashe County wrestling team. Ashe took on West Wilkes and Alleghany last week, dropping both matches.West Wilkes 52, Ashe 25 Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:45:21 EST Touchtone Energy Sports Camp scholarships available for middle school students http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151399503/Touchtone-Energy-Sports-Camp-scholarships-available-for-middle-school-students LENOIR – Calling all basketball fans! Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation is offering middle school students the chance to win a full scholarship to summer basketball camp. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:15:22 EST Huskies sweep Blackhawks http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151421705/Huskies-sweep-Blackhawks WEST JEFFERSON — Both varsity squads ended the first half of conference play with victories over West Wilkes on Tuesday.Lady Huskies 49, West Wilkes 40 Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:21 EST Oak Hill improves to 27-1 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151420033/Oak-Hill-improves-to-27-1 SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Oak Hill Warriors have rebounded nicely from its only loss of the season, winning the Bass Pro Shop Tournament of Champions this past weekend in Missouri and taking down 11th ranked Villa Angela-St. Josephs in... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:15:21 EST Mat Monsters to host fundraiser Monday http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151419009/Mat-Monsters-to-host-fundraiser-Monday JEFFERSON — Ashe County's youth wrestling program, the Mat Monsters, are asking for your support. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:40:22 EST JV basketball update http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151421192/JV-basketball-update WEST JEFFERSON — Both junior varsity squads earned victories over West Wilkes on Tuesday afternoon. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:30:22 EST Ashe’s winning streak snapped http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151297445/Ashes-winning-streak-snapped MORAVIAN FALLS — The Huskies saw its three-game winning streak come to an end this past week with a pair of losses.Avery 53, Ashe 46 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:15:21 EST Lady Huskies beat Avery, fall to Central http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151364192/Lady-Huskies-beat-Avery-fall-to-Central MORAVIAN FALLS — A balanced scoring attack and some stellar defense gave the Lady Huskies a season sweep over Avery County with a 42-28 win on Wednesday. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 20:15:21 EST Wilkes Central grapplers defeat Ashe http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151345956/Wilkes-Central-grapplers-defeat-Ashe WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County played host to Wilkes Central on the mats Friday night with the Eagles coming away with a 54-30 team victory. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 11:15:21 EST Bulldog wrestling falls to Starmount http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151197141/Bulldog-wrestling-falls-to-Starmount WARRENSVILLE — Ashe County Middle School's wrestling team took on Starmount last Friday in a home match.The Rams rallied to take a 60-36 win, but the Bulldogs still had several shining moments on the mats. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 21:30:21 EST LMC overpowers North Greenville, 101-88 http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151297313/LMC-overpowers-North-Greenville-101-88 TIGERVILLE, S.C. — Lees-McRae College evened up its record at 7-7 with an impressive 101-88 victory on the road at North Greenville on Tuesday night. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:00:23 EST Oak Hill bounces back from first loss http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151197165/Oak-Hill-bounces-back-from-first-loss MOUTH OF WILSON, Va. — The Oak Hill Warriors suffered its first defeat of the season in Memphis, Tennessee this past Saturday against Hamilton High School. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:00:21 EST Spagnolo named ASU’s team captain http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151190350/Spagnolo-named-ASUs-team-captain BOONE — Former Husky standout Tommy Spagnolo has put in years of hard work on and off the basketball court. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:00:20 EST Wrestlers open conference season http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151161661/Wrestlers-open-conference-season WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County dropped a pair of tight conference matchups against North Wilkes and East Wilkes.North Wilkes 36, Ashe 31106: Caleb Byrd (North Wilkes) wins by forfeit. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 11:30:08 EST Huskies run win streak to three http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151161692/Huskies-run-win-streak-to-three WEST JEFFERSON — Conference play is nearing the halfway point and the Huskies are making the most of it, reeling off three straight wins against Mountain Valley Athletic Conference foes.Ashe 63, Elkin 48 Sun, 11 Jan 2015 23:21:52 EST Lady Huskies notch eighth win http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151161633/Lady-Huskies-notch-eighth-win The varsity women's team split a pair of conference games late last week. Ashe dropped hard-fought game in overtime to Elkin on Thursday but bounced back to blow out East Wilkes on Friday.Elkin 48, Ashe 39 Sun, 11 Jan 2015 21:16:03 EST Nominations sought for 2015 Wildlife Conservation Award http://jeffersonpost.com/news/sports/151172184/Nominations-sought-for-2015-Wildlife-Conservation-Award RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking nominations for the Thomas L. Quay Wildlife Diversity Award, which recognizes individuals who provide leadership in the conservation of wildlife diversity in North Carolina. Sun, 11 Jan 2015 17:00:08 EST Huskies notch MVAC win http://jeffersonpost.com/news/home_top-sports/151131663/Huskies-notch-MVAC-win WEST JEFFERSON — The Huskies snapped a brief two-game losing skid on Tuesday with a win over North Wilkes, the team's first conference victory of the season. Wed, 7 Jan 2015 20:00:33 EST