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July 07, 2015
Sports
Baseball team on hot streak
Rain appears to be only obstacle that can stop the Mountaineer baseball winning streak. Mitchell (6-5, 5-2) continued to show their depth on the mound with 10-0 defeat of Cherokee (2-7, 2-6) last M...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team drops two games
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team lost both of their matchups last week against conference opponents. Mitchell (2-9, 1-6) were shutout at home last Friday against Avery. The Lady Vikings jumped to 1...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team wins two games
The Lady Mountaineer softball team bested a pair of Tennessee schools in Ledger last week, one a blowout, the other a seventh inning rally. Mitchell (3-7, 1-5) rebounded from a six-point deficit in...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track team medal at meets
The Mountaineer track teams had third place finishes at a meet in Ashe County last Tuesday. The girls team finished third against a pair of 2A schools from the Mountain Valley Conference with 44 po...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball players visit UNC
The Special Olympics Mitchell County volleyball team participated in a clinic offered by the women volleyball players of UNC for Special Olympics volleyball teams. UNC head coach, Joe Sagula, lead ...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers on the upswing
Justin Greene proved on Friday that knuckleball pitchers can also hit. The Mountaineer baseball squad (5-5, 5-2) was the only Mitchell team that played over spring break with an 8-3 win over Owen (...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team loses home games
The Lady Mountaineer softball team lost both of their home matchups last week as they look for their second win of the season. Mitchell (1-7, 1-5) suffered a 5-4 defeat at home last Thursday to Ave...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team doubles wins
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team won their second game of the season last week in a nonconference match against Cherokee. Mitchell (2-7, 1-4) defeated the Lady Braves 2-1 on the road last Wednesday...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf team plays well, doesn’t field team
The Mountaineer golf team was unable to field a team for last Tuesday’s match at Linville Falls, but performed well individually. Mitchell only brought three golfers to Avery’s home course at Linvi...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball team on win streak
The Mountaineer baseball team has won four of their last five games following two conference wins at home last week. Mitchell (4-5, 4-2) saw their win streak extend to three last week with wins ove...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer team breaks winless streak
For the first time in 693 days the Lady Mountaineer soccer program has something to cheer about. With a 4-2 victory over Mountain Heritage last Friday, Mitchell snapped a losing streak dating back ...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball team plays opposite games
The Mountaineer baseball team played two games last week, each going in separate directions. Mitchell (2-5, 2-2) led an offensive onslaught of 20 hits in their 16-5 drubbing of Mountain Heritage la...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track teams bring home medals
The Mountaineer girls track team took first place honors at three-team invitational last Tuesday in Madison County, while the boys team finished as runner-ups. The girls outperformed Mountain Herit...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team wins first of season
The Lady Mountaineer softball team won their first game of the season last week in a come from behind victory over visiting Hendersonville. Fifteen Mountaineer hits helped propel Mitchell (1-5, 1-3...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf team places fourth out of five teams
The Mitchell men’s golf team placed fourth out of five teams last Tuesday at Reems Creek Golf Course in Weaverville. The Mountaineer golfers fought off windy conditions on the Buncombe County cours...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell nine get win
The Mountaineer baseball team won their first game of the season during last week’s opening slate of conference games. Mitchell (1-4, 1-1) held off Polk County 3-2 in Columbus last Friday with stro...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team gets swept
The Lady Mountaineers are still looking for their first win of the season after three lopsided losses last week. Mitchell (0-4, 0-2) was swept 11-0 last Friday in Polk County. The Lady Wolverines o...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shootout soccer
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team lost a close match last week that had to be settled in a sudden death shootout. Mitchell (0-4, 0-2) lost 1-1 in their conference opener to Owen on March 16 after tw...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young soccer team loses two
The Lady Mountaineer soccer team lost both of their games to start out the season, but there is new breath in this year’s squad. Mitchell lost a close match 2-1 to Erwin last Wednesday in Asheville...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball team shutout by Wilkes
The Mountaineer baseball team was shutout 6-0 in their only game last week at Wilkes Central. Mitchell (0-3) struggled offensively with only one hit the entire game. With the help of five Mountaine...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball team loses to Asheville
The Lady Mountaineer softball team lost their season opener 12-2 last Tuesday at Asheville High School. Mitchell (0-1) lost a lead early on and committed several errors throughout the game. Ashevil...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf team takes bronze at match
The Mountaineer men’s golf team teed off their 2015 debut last Tuesday with a third place performance at Polk County’s Meadowbrook Country Club. Mitchell finished as a distant third with a score of...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineer baseball team opens season with losses
The Mountaineer baseball team opened up their season with a pair of back-to-back losses against conference opponents. Mitchell (0-2) kicked off their season in Mooresboro Friday with a 9-6 loss to ...
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell teams end season
Both Mountaineer varsity basketball teams suffered big losses during the first round of the NCHSAA 1A state tournament last week. Both teams were slotted as 32nd seeds in the western tournament bra...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Players make All-Star team
Three Mitchell High seniors have been selected to play in the West vs. Midwest 1A All-Star Basketball games on March 21 in Cherryville. Tayler Duncan, Madison Spurling and Sam McKinney will represe...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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More state titles for wrestlers
Neither snow nor ice, nor the state’s best had to offer would keep the Mountaineers from another state title. Eight state qualifiers boosted the Mountaineers to a first place finish at the 1A NCHSA...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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JV boys win WHC tournament
The future looks bright for Mountaineer Basketball as the junior varsity boys team has won the Western Highlands Conference for a second straight year. Mitchell (16-6, 11-2) rallied to defeat Mount...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone wins eighth state title
Zach Boone may have his college plans figured out, but that doesn’t mean he is finished winning state championships. Boone won his eighth career state title in the 3,200 meter run during last Frida...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight wrestlers qualify for state
Keep the trophy case open at Mitchell High. The Mountaineer wrestlers are still winning championships. Fresh off their second straight dual team state championship, the Mountaineers won the 1A west...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers end with Vikings
The Lady Mountaineers lost their final game of the regular season at home against Avery last Tuesday. Mitchell (5-19, 1-11) was defeated 51-40 by the visiting Lady Vikings (10-13, 6-6) on senior ni...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 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 | 72 72 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 | 72 72 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 | 77 77 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 | 76 76 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 | 74 74 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 | 78 78 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 | 74 74 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 | 79 79 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 | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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