The Carroll News- RSS sports Feed http://thecarrollnews.com/section/sports http://thecarrollnews.com/section/sports Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:07:41 EST 1800 Cavs top Pulaski in Pink Effect Game http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150265798/Cavs-top-Pulaski-in-Pink-Effect-Game Carroll County bounced back from a close loss in the second set to take control for a 25-16, 24-26, 25-12, 25-22 win over Pulaski County in River Ridge District action on Oct. 20. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:11:04 EST Rosters set for Carroll, Galax alumni game http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150227542/Rosters-set-for-Carroll-Galax-alumni-game The rosters have been released for the Carroll County-Galax alumni basketball game, which is set for 7 p.m. at Carroll County High School on Saturday, Nov.1. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:37:18 EST Demons blank Carroll 33-0 http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150226619/Demons-blank-Carroll-33-0 One week after rushing for 243 yards against Cave Spring, Carroll County's offense found life much tougher in a 33-0 River Ridge District road loss Friday at Christiansburg. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:18:10 EST Cavs show offensive improvement in loss at Cave Spring http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150143465/Cavs-show-offensive-improvement-in-loss-at-Cave-Spring Carroll County put together probably its best offensive performance since the season-opening win against Floyd, but fumbles cost the Cavaliers dearly Friday in a 41-14 River Ridge District loss at Cave Spring. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:10:03 EST Holder makes SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays of the Day http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150124166/Holder-makes-SportsCenters-Top-10-Plays-of-the-Day Just a redshirt freshman at Liberty University, Carroll County native Lucas Holder has already fulfilled the dream of every athlete in America. Although his appearance was brief, Holder was part of a play that cracked SportsCenter's Top 10 Plays... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:28:10 EST Carroll-Galax Alumni hoops game set for Nov. 1 http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150100329/Carroll-Galax-Alumni-hoops-game-set-for-Nov.-1 Area basketball fans may think they are either in Bizarro World or having déjà vu November 1 when Carroll County head basketball coach Brad Hawks suits up for Galax at Carroll County High School. Wed, 8 Oct 2014 15:10:05 EST Titans too much for Carroll http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150061357/Titans-too-much-for-Carroll Hidden Valley's defense limited Carroll County to 64 yards Friday and the Titans took advantage of a fake punt for a touchdown and Cavalier fumbles for a 42-0 River Ridge District win in Roanoke. Tue, 7 Oct 2014 14:56:07 EST Pulaski blasts Cavs with big plays http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50800609/Pulaski-blasts-Cavs-with-big-plays Carroll County's most famous native built a reputation for his teams scoring touchdowns on defense and special teams. But on Friday, it was the opponent who used “Beamerball” to do in Carroll County. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:39:14 EST Carroll netters earn big win over Salem http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50778919/Carroll-netters-earn-big-win-over-Salem Carroll County's volleyball team scored a huge victory Thursday night at home, defeating River Ridge District nemesis Salem 25-21, 17-25, 25-23, 25-20 in Hillsville. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:48:03 EST Carroll’s Haynes, Marshall win cross country races http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50658667/Carrolls-Haynes-Marshall-win-cross-country-races Carroll County's Samuel Haynes and Kenzie Marshall both won events recently for the Cavaliers' cross country team. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:30:09 EST Nominations for second CCHS Sports Hall of Fame Class being accepted http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50607219/Nominations-for-second-CCHS-Sports-Hall-of-Fame-Class-being-accepted Carroll County High School is asking for candidates for its second sports hall of fame class. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:25:10 EST Carroll Special Olympics to host Boo Ridge 5K http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50717458/Carroll-Special-Olympics-to-host-Boo-Ridge-5K For years, the main annual fundraiser for Carroll County Special Olympics has been a gigantic yard sale at Woodlawn School each November. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:31:07 EST Bruins prove better in mud than Cavs http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50636168/Bruins-prove-better-in-mud-than-Cavs A hard, soaking rain pounded the Carroll County and Blacksburg football teams on Sept. 12 at Tommy Thompson Field, but it was the Bruins that dealt with the elements best to pull out a 16-0 win over the Cavaliers. The Cavaliers' defense played a... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:18:05 EST Edwards wins 300th game http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50603331/Edwards-wins-300th-game Carroll County volleyball coach Cindy Edwards recorded her 300th victory Friday as the Cavaliers defeated Honaker in the Battle Bash Volleyball Tournament at John Battle High School in Bristol, Va. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:12:10 EST Proposed plan would reduce Carroll’s athletic travel costs http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50604082/Proposed-plan-would-reduce-Carrolls-athletic-travel-costs While Carroll County's athletic teams will remain in the River Ridge District for the upcoming two-year cycle (2015-16 and 2016-17), the Cavaliers may get some travel relief in postseason conference play. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:13:06 EST Bears crush Carroll 55-7 http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50545834/Bears-crush-Carroll-55-7 Mount Airy scored early and often Friday in a 55-7 win over Carroll County in Mount Airy, N.C. Sat, 6 Sep 2014 01:39:08 EST Hillsville man wins $5 million in lottery http://thecarrollnews.com/news/news-sports/50534171/Hillsville-man-wins-$5-million-in-lottery Imagine being able to choose between receiving $5,000,000 in annual payments over 30 years or a lump sum of $2,686,965 before taxes. Kenny Sharpe of Hillsville didn't have to imagine it. That's the choice he won when he scratched a winning... Fri, 5 Sep 2014 10:00:08 EST Carroll volleyball tops Floyd in opener http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50520583/Carroll-volleyball-tops-Floyd-in-opener Carroll County got a tough test from visiting Floyd County before winning in four sets Sept. 3 in the season volleyball opener in Hillsville. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 12:06:07 EST Cavs rally to beat Floyd in opener http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50469279/Cavs-rally-to-beat-Floyd-in-opener Dylan Stiltner ran for 169 yards and Carroll County limited Floyd County to 113 yards after a quick 80-yard scoring strike as the Cavaliers rallied for a 16-6 victory Friday in head coach Eddie Sloss's head coaching debut. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:28:16 EST Run for Jesus added to Christian Family Fun Day events http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50382374/Run-for-Jesus-added-to-Christian-Family-Fun-Day-events Christian Family Fun Day will have a new event this year, a Run/Walk for Jesus 5K.Matt Hall, the run/walk organizer, said the event seemed like a natural for Christian Family Fun Day, which is set for Saturday, Sept. 20. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:32:08 EST