The Carroll News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://thecarrollnews.com/section/SPORTS http://thecarrollnews.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 4 Mar 2015 08:23:05 EST 1800 Lady Cavs’ season ends in Conf. 24 Semis http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/152071448/Lady-Cavs-season-ends-in-Conf.-24-Semis Facing a George Washington team that looked nothing like it did in two previous meetings, Carroll County's girls' basketball season came to an end Wednesday with a 59-43 loss in a Conference 24 Semifinal in Danville. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:25:24 EST Cavs shoot down Spartans http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151998225/Cavs-shoot-down-Spartans Carroll County Head Coach Marc Motley said following his team's 57-25 trouncing Friday of Salem that his biggest worry heading into the first-round Conference 24 Tournament matchup was that his team would be rusty offensively. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:40:30 EST Anticipated winter weather delays Conf. 24 playoffs http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151875681/Anticipated-winter-weather-delays-Conf.-24-playoffs Due to the anticipated winter storm Monday, Conference 24 playoff games scheduled for Feb. 16 have been pushed back. Carroll County's girls' basketball team, the number three seed, was scheduled to play Salem at home on Monday, Feb. 16. Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:05:21 EST Carroll’s Scott, Vaught win Conf. 24 titles http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151744651/Carrolls-Scott-Vaught-win-Conf.-24-titles Carroll County's wrestling team secured a nice haul of hardware Saturday – two individual conference championship titles, five regional qualifiers, and a Conference 24 Coach of the Year award for head coach Jay Ruff. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:50:21 EST Turnovers costly for Carroll in loss to Titans http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151677678/Turnovers-costly-for-Carroll-in-loss-to-Titans Twenty turnovers are never a good thing in basketball, but even worse when playing a team the caliber of Hidden Valley. It was a tough lesson for Carroll County's girls' basketball team to learn Feb. 4 in a 52-44 River Ridge District home... Thu, 5 Feb 2015 16:45:22 EST Lady Cavs attack basket, paste Demons http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151531205/Lady-Cavs-attack-basket-paste-Demons Unable to find its outside shot early, Carroll County's girls started to attack the basket to turn an early struggle with Christiansburg into a 54-26 River Ridge District rout Friday in Hillsville. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:55:22 EST Cavs drop ultimate heartbreaker to Demons http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151530620/Cavs-drop-ultimate-heartbreaker-to-Demons In sports, every team will lose a heartbreaker, fall in gut-wrenching fashion or take a stomach-punch of a defeat at some point. Unfortunately for Carroll County, it felt like the Cavaliers suffered all three Friday night in a 76-68 overtime loss to... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:50:21 EST Mayo among Bluefield College athletes to be honored http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151589784/Mayo-among-Bluefield-College-athletes-to-be-honored Former Carroll County girls' basketball coach and Fancy Gap resident Howard Mayo will be among several athletes honored by Bluefield College on Feb. 7. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:25:22 EST Benefit fundraiser Jan. 31 for CCHS varsity soccer teams http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151402591/Benefit-fundraiser-Jan.-31-for-CCHS-varsity-soccer-teams The Carroll County High School soccer program will host its second annual Basket Bingo/Sabika fundraiser for the varsity boys' and girls' soccer team on Sat., Jan. 31 at St. Paul School in Cana. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:15:23 EST Carroll honors wrestling seniors http://thecarrollnews.com/news/sports/151443573/Carroll-honors-wrestling-seniors It was a big week for Carroll County's wrestling team as the Cavaliers honored their seniors Jan. 21 and then saw three wrestlers place in the Big Orange Tournament at William Byrd High School on Saturday. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:45:21 EST 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