Strickland honored for athletics and academics

Strickland honored for athletics and academics

Carroll County High School alum Cheyenne Strickland is being recognized for her excellence both on and off the field.Strickland, a junior two-sport st...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Farmer earns all-state honors

Farmer earns all-state honors

A selection to the Virginia High School League All-State baseball team has capped an incredible senior season for Carroll County’s Hayden Farmer...

July 2nd, 2018 |  


Harris, Newman named all-region in soccer

Harris, Newman named all-region in soccer

Adrienne Harris and Kaylei Newman set multiple school records in leading Carroll County to the best girls’ soccer season in program history in 2...

June 28th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Crockett named all-state

Carroll’s Crockett named all-state

The postseason honors continue to roll in for Carroll County’s Laken Crockett, who has been selected first-team all-state.Crockett, who has alre...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Farmer named first-team all-region

Farmer named first-team all-region

At the forefront of a Carroll County baseball turnaround in 2018, senior Hayden Farmer has been rewarded as a first-team all-region selection.Farmer, ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Cook to play in state all-star game

Cook to play in state all-star game

Conference Champion.State Champion.Four-Year Starter.Now, Carroll County senior Emily Cook is about to add State All-Star to that list.Cook, who will ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Crockett named Region 4D Player of the Year

Carroll’s Crockett named Region 4D Player of the Year

Excelling at the plate and at two of the most difficult positions in the field, Carroll County junior Laken Crockett has been named Region 4D Softball...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Horton signs to play at DII West Virginia Wesleyan

Carroll’s Horton signs to play at DII West Virginia Wesleyan

After putting up one of the best statistical seasons in school history, Carroll County’s Adam Horton has signed to play college basketball at Di...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Big inning lifts Bruins past Carroll in region semis

Big inning lifts Bruins past Carroll in region semis

Blacksburg scored five runs with two outs in the second inning May 29 and it proved to be the difference in a 5-1 Region 4D Softball Semifinal victory...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Cavs win four Best of Preps awards

Cavs win four Best of Preps awards

The Mount Airy News and its sister publications, the Stokes News, Yadkin Ripple, Elkin Tribune and Carroll County News, are pleased to present the fir...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Carroll rally falls just short in region loss to Amherst

Carroll rally falls just short in region loss to Amherst

Three errors with two outs led to three runs in the fifth and sixth innings as Amherst County held off a late Carroll County rally for a 4-3 victory M...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Farmer, Bell spark Carroll baseball turnaround

Farmer, Bell spark Carroll baseball turnaround

Having guided Carroll County’s baseball team to its best season since 2011, seniors Hayden Farmer and Nick Bell continued to lead the way May 15...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Carroll seniors shine on Senior Night

Carroll seniors shine on Senior Night

All five of Carroll County’s seniors drove in a run May 15 as the Lady Cavaliers defeated Radford 10-0 in a Three Rivers District clash on Senio...

May 17th, 2018 |  


For better or for worse

For better or for worse

GALAX - When two people pledge their love and agree to spend a life together, they never quite know what the road ahead holds, especially for couples ...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Cavs homer twice in win over Giles

Cavs homer twice in win over Giles

Hayden Farmer and Blake Stanley both ripped two-run home runs May 8 as Carroll County defeated Giles 10-1 in a Three Rivers District baseball game at ...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs split with Pulaski, Floyd

Lady Cavs split with Pulaski, Floyd

Floyd County scored seven runs in the last two innings to rally for a 10-8 Three Rivers District softball win over Carroll County on May 1 in Hillsvil...

May 3rd, 2018 |  


Ferrum’s Strickland earns first-team all-conference honors

Ferrum’s Strickland earns first-team all-conference honors

Despite a position change due to a volleyball injury, Ferrum College junior Cheyenne Strickland turned in her best season on the softball diamond in 2...

April 27th, 2018 |  


Cavs top Radford, Galax in baseball

Cavs top Radford, Galax in baseball

Carroll County scored five runs in the third inning Friday to rally past Radford 9-5 for a Three Rivers District victory at Radford.Chad Crotts struck...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Three Carroll athletes sign to play college sports

Three Carroll athletes sign to play college sports

A trio of Carroll County athletes signed the dotted line to continue their athletic careers in a special ceremony held April 18 at Carroll County High...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs win two more, now 6-0

Lady Cavs win two more, now 6-0

With Three Rivers District wins over Glenvar and Giles, Carroll County’s girls’ soccer team is now off to a 6-0 start.The Lady Cavaliers o...

April 17th, 2018 updated: April 17th, 2018. |  


Carroll rallies for Nester’s 100th career win

Carroll rallies for Nester’s 100th career win

Carroll County’s 8-7 softball win Wednesday over Glenvar wasn’t always pretty, but for head coach Rick Nester it counted just the same as ...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Crotts, Cavs rally past Floyd for first win

Crotts, Cavs rally past Floyd for first win

Chad Crotts threw four scoreless innings of relief and Carroll County scored in every inning Thursday to defeat Floyd County 10-5 in a Three Rivers Di...

April 6th, 2018 |  


Carroll girls blank Galax 4-0

Carroll girls blank Galax 4-0

Adrienne Harris recorded a hat trick and the defense pitched a shutout Thursday as Carroll County’s girls’ soccer team defeated Galax 4-0 ...

March 30th, 2018 |  


Carter earns multiple state honors

Carter earns multiple state honors

Even though the season has been over for a month, the highlights and honors continue to pile up for Carroll County senior Mariah Carter.Named the Regi...

March 30th, 2018 |  


Cavs open season 2-0

Cavs open season 2-0

Adrienne Harris and Kaylei Newman have combined for nine goals in wins over Pulaski County and Galax as Carroll County’s girls’ soccer tea...

March 28th, 2018 |  


Harris expects good things from Lady Cavs’ soccer team

Harris expects good things from Lady Cavs’ soccer team

After losing a senior class of eight, you would think Carroll County’s varsity girls’ soccer team would be rebuilding.But then 50 girls ca...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


Carroll softball loses first regular season game since 2014

Carroll softball loses first regular season game since 2014

Carroll County put runners on base in every inning but the sixth March 19 but were unable to push any runs across in a 4-0 season-opening loss at East...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Cavs looking for improved run production

Cavs looking for improved run production

Over the past three seasons, Carroll County’s softball team has amassed an incredible record of 66 wins against just three losses.The Cavaliers ...

March 20th, 2018 updated: March 20th, 2018. |  


Lady Cavs sweep Region 4D honors

Lady Cavs sweep Region 4D honors

Carroll County dominated the Region 4D Tournament in girls’ basketball this season and the Lady Cavaliers were rewarded handsomely, sweeping all...

March 12th, 2018 |  


State Heartbreak

State Heartbreak

Carroll County’s tremendous season ended in heartbreak Saturday as Loudoun Valley rallied from a 12-point second-half deficit to defeat the Lady...

March 4th, 2018 |  


Carroll opens state tourney March 2

Carroll opens state tourney March 2

Carroll County will open the Class 4A VHSL State Championships Friday, March 2 against Loudoun Valley at 6 p.m. at Pulaski County High School. Tickets...

March 1st, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs win Region 4D Championship

Lady Cavs win Region 4D Championship

After struggling most of the first half Thursday, Carroll County did what it has done all season – come together as a team. Several players made...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs advance to region title game

Lady Cavs advance to region title game

Carroll County opened Tuesday’s Region 4D Semifinal on a 17-0 run and never took the foot of the gas, destroying Blacksburg 56-19 in Hillsville ...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Three Carroll swimmers reach state finals

Three Carroll swimmers reach state finals

In just its second year as a varsity swim program, Carroll County sent three swimmers all the way to state finals Saturday at the Class 4A state swimm...

February 18th, 2018 |  


Carroll girls advance to region semifinals

Liberty Christian Academy was no match for Carroll County’s defense, mustering just 20 points Friday in a Region 4D quarterfinal against Carroll...

February 18th, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs complete Three Rivers District sweep

Lady Cavs complete Three Rivers District sweep

Trailing 36-33 early in the third quarter, Carroll County’s girls’ basketball team went on a run for the ages Tuesday to defeat Floyd Coun...

February 14th, 2018 |  


Five Carroll swimmers qualify for state tournament

Five Carroll swimmers qualify for state tournament

In just its second season as a varsity team, Carroll County will send five swimmers to the State Tournament on Feb. 17 in Richmond.Carroll’s Kal...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Horton scores 1,000th career point

Carroll’s Horton scores 1,000th career point

Wednesday’s Three Rivers District basketball game against James River wasn’t much different than any other for Carroll County’s Adam...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs clinch top seed in Region 4D

Lady Cavs clinch top seed in Region 4D

If it wins its next six games, Carroll County’s girls’ basketball team can make it to the Group 4A Final Four without having to travel mor...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Caviness wins Three Rivers District wrestling title

Carroll’s Caviness wins Three Rivers District wrestling title

Carroll County’s Elijah Caviness claimed a Three Rivers District wrestling championship on Feb. 3 at James River High School.A junior, Caviness ...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Carroll JVs prevail against Alleghany

Carroll JVs prevail against Alleghany

With three games left in the season, the Carroll County junior varsity girls’ basketball team appears on track for another successful year under...

February 6th, 2018 |  


Nester, Webb lead big day for Carroll swimmers

Nester, Webb lead big day for Carroll swimmers

Jackson Nester and Forest Webb both won a pair of individual titles Jan. 31 in the Three Rivers District Championships at the Christiansburg Aquatic C...

February 4th, 2018 |  


Mariah, Motley and milestones

Mariah, Motley and milestones

The game itself was a bit of a stinker with Carroll County walloping Alleghany 72-38. But Thursday night’s Three Rivers District contest in Hill...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Historic sports night in Hillsville

Historic sports night in Hillsville

Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsIt was a historic night Thursday for sports in Hillsville as Carroll County’s Mariah Carter became the 7th girl in...

February 1st, 2018 |  


Cavs end skid with OT win at Alleghany

Cavs end skid with OT win at Alleghany

Having led the entire 32 minutes of regulation, it would have been easy for Carroll County to close up shop Wednesday after Alleghany sent the game in...

February 1st, 2018 |  


Cavs fall to Buffs, Maroons

Tanyan Sutphin scored 15 points in the fourth quarter and 20 total points Tuesday as Floyd County rallied late to defeat Carroll County in a Three Riv...

January 30th, 2018 |  


Carter leads Carroll romp of Buffs

Carter leads Carroll romp of Buffs

Mariah Dalton set a career-high by scoring her jersey number Tuesday in Carroll County’s 77-58 Three Rivers District win over Floyd County in Hi...

January 24th, 2018 |  


Three inducted into CCHS Sports Hall of Fame

Three inducted into CCHS Sports Hall of Fame

Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsThe new class of the Carroll County High School Sports Hall of Fame was enshrined Friday in Hillsville in between Carrol...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Carroll wrestling team hitting their stride

Carroll wrestling team hitting their stride

In its first year under new head coach Alex Wray, Carroll County’s young wrestling team is starting to hit its stride.The Cavaliers, a team comp...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Glenvar holds off Cavs, impressive run

Glenvar holds off Cavs, impressive run

Glenvar outscored Carroll County 23-11 in the fourth quarter Friday to spoil a huge third-quarter Cavaliers’ run in a 75-60 Three Rivers Distric...

January 21st, 2018 |