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December 19, 2014
Sports
Wrestling team gets gold
The Mountaineer wrestling team brought home the hardware after a first-place performance at last Saturday’s NEO Invitational tournament held in Waynesville. The Mountaineers outclassed the nine-tea...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell ladies split week
The Lady Mountaineers split last week’s action against two opponents heading in opposite directions. Mitchell (3-4) fought until the buzzer during their 67-46 loss to 2A North Wilkes (5-1) last Thu...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men get big win, lose to Ironmen
The North Wilkes Vikings didn’t have an answer for Trevan Riddle and the Mountaineer basketball squad last Thursday night in Ledger. Mitchell (2-5) took advantage of a struggling 0-6 Viking team wi...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers get first win
The Mountaineer men’s basketball team split last week’s action, winning their first game of the season in the process. Mitchell (1-4) defeated Rosman 67-60 in their first regular season home game o...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team goes 3-2 at meet
With their football members back in the starting lineup, the Mountaineer wrestling team went 3-2 during the West Forsyth Duals at Clemmons last Saturday. The Mountaineers made the trip to the Winst...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers win two
The Lady Mountaineer basketball squad got into the win column twice last week with a pair of victories over 1A competition. Mitchell (2-3) was able to defeat Rosman 52-48 Thursday night in Ledger. ...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rough start for basketball teams
Mitchell’s varsity basketball squads had a rough start to the 2014-15 season with three straight losses in their games. The Mountaineers hosted the ninth annual Unimin Harvest Hoops Invitational on...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineer wrestling team has busy holidays
The Mountaineer wrestling team was busy during the holiday week, competing in a quad meet as well as last Saturday’s North Knight Invitational at North Henderson High School. Mitchell placed 11th o...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell out in second round
The Mountaineers suffered a 28-0 shutout at Whiteville last Friday during the second round of the NCHSAA 1-AA playoffs, closing the book on a turnaround season for the football program. The sixth-s...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team wins opener
With most of the team still competing in playoff football, the remaining Mountaineer wrestlers took to the mats for a 69-6 season opening win over Ashe County. Both squads brought skeleton crews to...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zach Boone will run for Ole Miss
Seven time state champion gets full ride to SEC program to run long distances
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bringing home a trophy
The Mitchell High School varsity cheerleaders competed at the NCHSAA State Cheerleading Championships last weekend. This is the first time in school history that Mitchell has competed in this parti...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers pull out another late game victory
With their last three wins decided in the final minute of play, those with weak hearts may want to stay away from Mountaineer football. For the third week, Mitchell (7-4, 3-3) settled the score in ...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seventh state championship
Boone wins his seventh state title with a cross country finals victory
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late comeback win for Mitchell
Ben Young threw three touchdown passes in the fourth quarter - one in the game’s closing seconds - to boost the Mountaineers to a 21-18 comeback win over the Madison Patriots last Friday in Marshal...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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High rollers win gold
The Mitchell County High Rollers traveled to the Asheville Christian Academy on Oct. 11 to participate in the Special Olympics North Carolina bocce tournament. The High Rollers practiced hard and w...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell snatches late victory
The Mountaineer football team snapped a four game losing streak with a last-minute 26-22 win over rival Mountain Heritage on senior night. It was the battle of freshman quarterbacks, squaring off w...
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell soccer team ends season
When a team goes their second straight season without a win the only thing to do is look forward. That’s the plan for the Mountaineer men’s soccer team after losing their final two games and closin...
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone headed to state finals, again
Zach Boone will once again make another run at the state championship after a first place performance in the NCHSAA 1A West Regional held last Saturday in Kernersville. Boone finished the five kilo...
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mistakes trip up Mountaineers late against Hendersonville
The Mountaineer’s ground attack squared off against Hendersonville’s aerial assault last Friday, but with a 24-18 defeat, Mitchell suffered their fourth straight loss of the season on the Bearcat’s...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cross country team competes in conference meet, Boone wins
The Mountaineer cross country team didn’t bring a lot of bodies to compete in the Western Highlands Conference Championship held last Thursday in Hendersonville, but Zach Boone showcased his speed ...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team hit by injuries
A short-staffed Mitchell soccer team suffered two big losses last week during the final stretches of the 2014 season. The Mountaineers (0-12) fell 10-2 to Mountain Heritage (6-10) on Oct. 13 thanks...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team ends season
The Lady Mountaineers had an early exit in the 1A state volleyball playoffs, falling 3-0 to top-ranked East Surry in the first round. Slotted as the 32 seed in the western bracket, Mitchell (2-13) ...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell mauled by Wolverines
The Mountaineer football team suffered their worst defeat of the season last Friday with a 40-14 loss at home to Polk County. Mitchell (4-3, 0-2) played a tight game with Polk County (6-2, 3-0) bef...
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers get win
The Lady Mountaineer volleyball team split last week’s action which included a win at home against the Madison Patriots. Mitchell (2-11, 2-9) was shutout 3-0 on the road last Tuesday against Mounta...
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone continues winning ways
Mitchell runner Zach Boone continued his impressive senior season with another first place finish in the NCRunners Elite Cross Country Invitational held last Saturday in Kernersville. Boone finishe...
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell grinds hard in loss
The Mitchell Mountaineers did not roll out the welcome mat for the Western Highlands Conference’s top team, forcing the Owen Warhorses to work for their 28-18 win last Friday in Ledger. Mitchell (4...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harris wins county rivalry game
The Harris Blue Devils defended their home turf with a 46-20 defeat of the Bowman Bulldogs in the annual showdown between Mitchell County’s middle school rivals. Harris (3-2) dominated both sides o...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team sees growth in losses
The Mountaineer soccer team lost both of their home matches last week to McDowell and Owen. Mitchell (0-9) scored three goals against McDowell (1-12-1) last Monday but the Titans were able to get t...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team drops two more
The Lady Mountaineer volleyball team was shutout in both of their matches last week to conference opponents. Mitchell (1-10, 1-8) went on the road last Tuesday and fell 3-0 to Polk County. The Lady...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team loses two in WHC
The Mountaineer soccer team lost both of their match-ups last week to conference opponents. Mitchell (0-7) suffered a 9-0 defeat at home last Monday against Madison (5-6-2). The Patriots scored sev...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone continues winning ways
The Mountaineer men’s cross country team placed 11th in last Saturday’s Asheville Christian Academy’s High School Invitational at Swannanoa, but Zach Boone continued his senior season with another ...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team drops match
The Lady Mountaineers lost their only match last week on the road against Owen. Mitchell (1-8, 1-6) was swept in all three sets by the Warlassies (1-15, 1-7). Owen took the first set 25-20 and foll...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers lose to Blackhawks
Turnovers and missed opportunities proved costly for the Mountaineers, who suffered a 27-26 loss at North Buncombe last Friday in a last minute thriller. Despite four turnovers and going over the c...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone wins invitational race
The Mitchell’s cross country squad didn’t field a team in last Saturday’s Freedom Invitational held in Morganton, but Zach Boone represented the Mountaineers with another first place finish. Boone ...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team has two goal game
The Mitchell soccer team scored their first multiple-goal game in more than a year, but still suffered a pair of losses to conference opponents during last week’s action. Mitchell (0-5) suffered a ...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team drops road games
The Lady Mountaineers lost a pair of road games last week to conference opponents. Mitchell (1-7, 1-5) played a close match last Tuesday against Madison, but ended up falling to the Lady Patriots 3...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell beats Titans in OT
Trevan Riddle’s 7-yard touchdown run in overtime helped boost Mitchell to a 28-20 nail-biter win against the McDowell Titans on a stormy, rainy homecoming night in Ledger. With the victory the Moun...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers are 3-0
One year removed from a 43-28 defeat, Mitchell’s 14-0 shutout at Brevard last Friday proved this team isn’t looking in the rearview mirror. By spreading the wealth offensively and overcoming penalt...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball team splits week
The Lady Mountaineer volleyball team split last week’s action with a win and a loss at home to open up conference play. Mitchell (1-3) took advantage of a struggling 0-5 Owen team last Tuesday in L...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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