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Today's Sports

  • Cavaliers battle past Galax

    Some foggy patches obscured vision Monday night for travelers heading from Hillsville to Galax.

  • Maroon Tide girls pick up XC win

    RINER -- Galax’s girls’ cross country team put together its strongest showing of the season Wednesday, winning the Auburn Invitational at Auburn High School.

  • Tide sweeps ‘08 nemesis

    MAX MEADOWS -- It’s hard to erase the memory of looking into the other side of the court and seeing another team celebrates a championship. Thursday night may at least make those memories a little less vivid for Galax. The Maroon Tide completed a season sweep Thursday night of Fort Chiswell, the team that had defeated Galax in five games a year ago to win both the Mountain Empire District tournament and a playoff for the season championship.

  • Cavaliers rout Abingdon 26-7

     ABINGDON -- Dillon Caviness rushed for 183 yards and a pair of touchdowns Friday as Carroll County pulled away from Abingdon for a 26-7 win in a Southwest District game at Falcon Field.

  • Devils ride D to first win

    INDEPENDENCE -- In fracturing a string of losses 17 games and nearly two years long, Grayson County put safety first.

  • Cavaliers get back to work

    HILLSVILLE -- Will he or won’t he? Much of what transpires tonight at Falcon Field, when Carroll County travels to Abingdon for a Southwest District game, will depend on whether or not Falcon quarterback Jacob Hess suits up after rolling an ankle in Abingdon’s 45-12 win last week over John Battle. Carroll County coach Tom Hale is convinced that even a 50-percent chance of s

  • 0-0 is all that matters now

     INDEPENDENCE -- It’s been said a thousand times over the years that when Galax and Grayson County get together, you can throw the records out the window.

  • Maroon Tide, by a mile

    Strength comes from competition, which comes from depth. When it comes to golf, Galax is bountiful in all three. Once again in the Region C golf tournament, Galax relied on its overall team strength. Last year it was enough to squeak by with a second-place finish.

  • Nunley, Hawks earn medals at...

    CHRISTIANSBURG -- Bertha Nunley of Galax and Coy Hawks of Mount Airy, N.C., both earned medals during the Commonwealth Games of Virginia this past summer. The two bowlers represented Blue Ridge Lanes of Galax in the Senior Division (55-over) of the bowling competition, held in Christiansburg.

  • Tide rides hot start to win over...

     Galax certainly did not want to give Grayson County anything to celebrate in volleyball this time around.