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April 01, 2015
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Mitchell closes out season
Despite a close first half with the Mountaineers, the visiting Avery Vikings were not going to let Mitchell get in the way of another undefeated conference run. The Mountaineers (8-16, 5-7) lost 50...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers drop two road games
The Lady Mountaineers had a pair of tough outings on the road against the top teams in the Western Highlands Conference last week. Mitchell (5-18, 1-10) lost 68-34 to Madison (19-3, 10-1) last Frid...
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers lose final road games
The Mountaineer boys basketball team lost their final two road matchups of the regular season against conference opponents. Mitchell (8-15, 5-6) lost a close game 50-47 to Madison (8-14, 5-6) last ...
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS basketball team wins two
The Mountaineer basketball team won two games last week during a three-game home stretch in Ledger. Mitchell (8-13, 5-4) defeated Hendersonville (11-10, 3-7) 65-57 after controlling the first half ...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight wrestlers win WHC gold
Eight Mountaineer wrestlers won conference titles in their respective weight classes, boosting Mitchell to another first place finish in the Western Highlands Conference Tournament last Friday at P...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers get WHC win
The Lady Mountaineers snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 49-42 win over Hendersonville, capping off a three-game home stretch last week. Mitchell (5-16, 1-8) earned their first conference win...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineer wrestling team wins Western Highlands
Mitchell was undefeated in the conference
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell loses games to Titans
The Mountaineer basketball teams both fell short in their only game last week hosting McDowell. Mitchell (6-12, 3-3) lost 70-52 against McDowell (11-6) last Tuesday in a game decided early in the f...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell wins in OT, loses other
The Mountaineer basketball team split last week’s games, including a come from behind win against Madison in an overtime thriller. Mitchell (6-11, 3-3) lost big, 66-29, on Friday night in Newland t...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers winless in conference
The Lady Mountaineers are still looking for their first conference win of the season after losing both their matchups last week. Mitchell (4-13, 0-6) lost a 48-47 thriller last Friday at Avery (7-9...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team third in duals
The Mitchell wrestling team finished 4-1 for third place during last Saturday’s Highlander Duals at Heathwood Hall in Colombia, S.C. The Mountaineers won their first two matches before dropping a t...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestlers ranked in state
The Mountaineer wrestling team didn’t skip a beat entering 2015, starting conference play with three dominating performances. Mitchell (17-3) downed Polk County 58-21 and Mountain Heritage 72-9 in ...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers winless in conference
The Lady Mountaineer basketball team fell short in both of their conference matchups last week. Mitchell (4-11, 0-4) had a tall order trying to best undefeated Mountain Heritage (12-0, 4-0) last Fr...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basketball team drops games
The Mountaineer men basketball team dropped both of their games last week to conference opponents. Mitchell (5-10, 2-2) lost 51-33 against Mountain Heritage (7-5, 3-1) last Friday night in Ledger. ...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men beat Polk, lose tournament
The Mountaineer men’s basketball team bested Polk County 52-37 in their 2015 debut game at Columbus, recovering from their Christmas tournament performance at North Henderson. The Mountaineers (5-8...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers take second in holiday tourney
The Lady Mountaineer basketball team kicked off the second half of the season with a 52-48 loss last Friday at Polk County. Mitchell (4-9, 0-2) played Polk County (7-3, 1-2) close for three quarter...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS basketball teams lose games
The Mountaineer varsity basketball teams lost big in their only game last week against a pair of one-loss Smoky Mountain teams. The Lady Mountaineers (3-7) lost 73-22 to the Smoky Mountain Mustangs...
Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers win two games
The Mountaineer men’s basketball team won both of their match ups last week, including a 63-58 win over Owen in Black Mountain. Mitchell (4-5) recovered from a somewhat sluggish first half to defea...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ladies team drops two games
The Lady Mountaineers fell short in both of their road match-ups last week. Mitchell (3-6) lost big in their conference debut against Owen (5-7) 62-45 last Friday in Black Mountain. The Lady Mounta...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team dominates
The Mountaineer wrestling squad capped off a memorable 2014 on their home mats with a dominating five-win sweep of their competition during the Quartz Corp Duals held last Friday in Ledger. Mitchel...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 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 | 57 57 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 | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 54 54 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 | 52 52 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 | 54 54 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 | 57 57 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 | 52 52 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 | 54 54 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 | 53 53 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 | 55 55 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 | 50 50 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 | 50 50 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 | 53 53 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 | 62 62 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 | 55 55 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 | 45 45 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 | 46 46 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 | 44 44 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 | 39 39 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 | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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