Yancey Commissioners Recognize East Yancey Athletics
At their regular business meeting on June 9, 2014 the Yancey County Commissioners recognized the wonderful achievements of the East Yancey Middle School athletics programs. In the 2013-14 school year, the East Yancey football team went undefeated for the second consecutive season and won their second consecutive Tri-County Bowl. Also recognized at the meeting were the boys basketball and baseball teams along with the boys track team and the soccer team, which is a coed team made up of players from both East Yancey and Cane River. According to the coaches combined this year these teams were 58-0 this season in their respective sports.
The commissioners commented on what a outstanding achievement this was for the school while at the same time keeping up the academic excellence that East Yancey is known for throughout the state.