The Carroll News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://thecarrollnews.com/section/SPORTS http://thecarrollnews.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:42:22 EST 1800 Cavs show vast improvement in close loss http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151365758/Cavs-show-vast-improvement-in-close-loss While Carroll County came just short of pulling off its first district victory of the year Friday, the Cavaliers proved how far they have come Friday in a 77-73 home loss to Blacksburg. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:30:22 EST Six Carroll wrestlers place in Bristol http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151172798/Six-Carroll-wrestlers-place-in-Bristol Jarrett Thomas and Brennan Vaught both finished third Saturday to lead Carroll County in the Ed Cressel Wrestling Tournament at Virginia High in Bristol. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:00:21 EST Turnovers doom Cavs in loss to Salem http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151172488/Turnovers-doom-Cavs-in-loss-to-Salem Carroll County brought enough energy and played well enough defensively to upset Salem Friday in a River Ridge District game in Hillsville. But eventually, 26 turnovers and a poor shooting night from the charity stripe doomed the Cavaliers in a 54-45... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:25:21 EST Nester’s Carroll football jersey to hang in gym lobby http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151096041/Nesters-Carroll-football-jersey-to-hang-in-gym-lobby During a special ceremony Saturday at the Carroll County Football Banquet, the jersey of the late Danny Nester was presented to his family and will now hang in the gym lobby at Carroll County High School. Wed, 7 Jan 2015 11:49:08 EST Scott, Vaught lead Carroll in wrestling tourney http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151095638/Scott-Vaught-lead-Carroll-in-wrestling-tourney Carroll County's Gavin Scott and Brennan “Pokey” Vaught went undefeated Saturday in the Virginia vs. North Carolina Dual Wresting Tournament at Fort Chiswell. Tue, 6 Jan 2015 15:22:05 EST Late Carroll rally falls short against Buffs http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151051969/Late-Carroll-rally-falls-short-against-Buffs After falling behind 11 points late in the third quarter, Carroll County made a furious rally to tie Floyd County on Monday in the semifinals of the Fort Chiswell HolidayTournament. But the Buffaloes outscored the Cavaliers 4-0 over the final minute... Tue, 30 Dec 2014 16:05:07 EST Haga, Burcham receive All-Conference 24 honors http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150922329/Haga-Burcham-receive-All-Conference-24-honors Carroll County's defensive line is well-represented on the 2014 All-Conference 24 football team. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:46:17 EST Carroll wrestlers top Salem, place two in Holiday Tournament http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150970244/Carroll-wrestlers-top-Salem-place-two-in-Holiday-Tournament Prior to competing in the Turner Ashby Holiday Tournament over the weekend, Carroll County's wrestling team picked up a huge win in a quad at William Fleming on Dec. 17. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 18:33:06 EST Cavs pull upset at Galax http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150918554/Cavs-pull-upset-at-Galax Carroll County's game plan Friday at Galax was pretty simple – keep the ball out of the hands of Cliff Conley and Caleb Bartlett at all costs. The Cavaliers did a masterful job executing the game plan, then used a huge pair of baskets by... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:15:06 EST Cavs ground Eagles 71-53 http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150933405/Cavs-ground-Eagles-71-53 Already playing at a high level, Carroll County's girls' basketball team kicked it into another gear in the third quarter Wednesday to score a huge Conference 24 victory over G.W. Danville in Hillsville. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:33:05 EST CCHS honors Danny Nester http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150882825/CCHS-honors-Danny-Nester Danny Nester's presence will always be felt at Carroll County High School basketball games. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:03:03 EST Lady Cavs dismantle Galax http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150878680/Lady-Cavs-dismantle-Galax Combining a stout defense with crisp passing and a deep bench, Carroll County's girls' basketball teams dismantled Galax 75-46 Friday night in Hillsville. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:01:17 EST Cavs rally from 17 down to beat Floyd http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150836197/Cavs-rally-from-17-down-to-beat-Floyd Carroll County went on an 18-0 run Dec. 9 to rally from a 17-point deficit before holding on for a 70-68 win in overtime at Floyd County. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:03:07 EST Scott wins Carroll Invitational http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150800849/Scott-wins-Carroll-Invitational Carroll County's Gavin Scott led five Cavalier wrestlers who placed Saturday in the Carroll County Invitational with a championship in the 170-pound weight class. Tue, 9 Dec 2014 13:33:05 EST Carroll boys hope to surprise in rebuilding year http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150781605/Carroll-boys-hope-to-surprise-in-rebuilding-year With one of the most successful senior classes in school history graduating this past spring, Carroll County's boys' basketball team has quite a rebuilding project ahead of it in 2014-15. Fri, 5 Dec 2014 12:08:07 EST Titans of the Cage #11 returns to Hillsville http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150666784/Titans-of-the-Cage-#11-returns-to-Hillsville The Hillsville VFW will host a much anticipated evening of mixed martial arts on Saturday, December 6. Thu, 4 Dec 2014 14:41:02 EST Sky’s the limit for Lady Cavs http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150717784/Skys-the-limit-for-Lady-Cavs The Carroll County girls' basketball team will once again be a force to deal with this season, not only in the River Ridge District but beyond. Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:25:05 EST Hokies top Cavs for 11th straight season http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/150717548/Hokies-top-Cavs-for-11th-straight-season Needing to beat archrival Virginia to extend the nation's second-longest bowl streak to 22 years, Virginia Tech salvaged an up-and-down season Friday with a 24-20 win over the Cavaliers in Blacksburg. Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:58:06 EST