The Carroll News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://thecarrollnews.com/section/SPORTS http://thecarrollnews.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:36:48 EST 1800 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 Lady Cavs looking for another strong season http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50351320/Lady-Cavs-looking-for-another-strong-season With a strong group of players returning and several key newcomers, Carroll County's volleyball team is hoping to build off the momentum of last year's successful initial season in the River Ridge District. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:50:06 EST Maroon Tide swamps Cavs in benefit game http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50398514/Maroon-Tide-swamps-Cavs-in-benefit-game Galax scored twice in the first three minutes and was never threatened in rolling to a 48-14 victory over Carroll County in the annual benefit game between the nearby rivals. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:52:07 EST Carroll Co. Soccer Association celebrating 25th anniversary http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50300553/Carroll-Co.-Soccer-Association-celebrating-25th-anniversary Without much fanfare, the Carroll County Soccer Association (CCSA) started in 1989 despite very little interest in the sport in the county at that time. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:00:06 EST Sloss likes Cavs’ attitude http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50256244/Sloss-likes-Cavs-attitude Carroll County's first year in the River Ridge District was a learning experience to say the least. The Cavaliers failed to win any district matchups and finished 2-8 overall. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:23:13 EST Lady Eagles Win County, District Softball Titles http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50161416/Lady-Eagles-Win-County-District-Softball-Titles The Lady Eagles recently won the Carroll County 10 & Under League championship and the Southwest Virginia District 10 & Under Tournament championship. The Carroll County softball team finished the season with a 12-6-1 record. Team members are front... Fri, 8 Aug 2014 15:01:08 EST Alderman receives Pam Horton Memorial Scholarship http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50103992/Alderman-receives-Pam-Horton-Memorial-Scholarship Megan Alderman is the 31st recipient of the Pam Horton Memorial Scholarship. Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:13:10 EST VMI pitcher with local ties drafted by Texas Rangers http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/50134949/VMI-pitcher-with-local-ties-drafted-by-Texas-Rangers To many, June 7, 2014 was just an ordinary day in early June, however for Reed Glenn Garrett, it would prove to be a day that he would never forget. Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:11:09 EST