High School Sports

Feb. 17, 2015 @ 02:52 PM

District tournaments postponed for second straight day

It’ll be at least another day of waiting for Sevier County basketball teams.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 02:21 PM

Weather forces schedule changes

A patch of winter weather on Monday forced the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association to modify the basketball region tournament schedule.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 11:53 PM

G-P can't recover after Carter's second-quarter blitz

It wasn’t the start Gatlinburg-Pittman needed on Saturday night.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 10:49 PM

G-P girls return to district title game

 Katie Parton yelled, “Shoot!” to her freshman guard.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 10:47 PM

Sevier County finishes third in 2-AAA tournament

The Sevier County Smoky Bears saved their best for last on Saturday, rallying in the fourth quarter to win the District 2-AAA tournament consolation game, 64-52, over Morristown East at South-Doyle High School. Sevier County trailed throughout the contest until grabbing the lead, 42-40, on a Justin Barnett 3-pointer as the final period opened. Barnett, who finished with 13 points, scored 10 in the quarter to put the Bears in front by nine, 53-44, with four minutes remaining.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 09:51 PM

Pigeon Forge wins team wrestling state title

 Pigeon Forge's trophy case will need an expansion.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 01:03 AM

Four Pigeon Forge wrestlers still chasing state titles

 Pigeon Forge won’t have an individual repeat at the state championships.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 01:01 AM

Smoky Bears fall to Jefferson County in district semifinals

 Jefferson County raced out to an 18-point first-quarter lead over Sevier County in the District 2-AAA tournament boys basketball semifinals at South-Doyle on Friday night, and the Smoky Bears spent the remainder of the game trying to catch up.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 01:00 AM

Cosby holds off Northview in 2-A semifinals

The Cosby Eagles soared to a big early lead and managed to hold off a scrappy Northview Academy squad for a 62-54 victory in a District 2-A Tournament semifinal on Friday night.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 12:58 AM

Pigeon Forge girls reach region tournament with win over Carter

Pigeon Forge should be in the District 3-AA semifinals on paper.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 12:55 AM

Big first half helps Gatlinburg-Pittman oust Pigeon Forge from district tournament

 When Gatlinburg-Pittman got Pigeon Forge in a hole on Friday night, the Highlanders put their foot on the gas.


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 06:58 PM

Sevierville's Blake Jones will start seventh at Daytona on Saturday

It’s no surprise Blake Jones calls driving at Daytona International Speedway a dream.


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 09:00 PM

Northview boys reach region tournament

Schools can wallow for years in search of a region tournament berth.


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 08:32 PM

Sevier County keeps season alive with win over Cherokee

Despite trailing since midway through the first quarter, Sevier County found themselves in a tie game with four minutes remaining in Thursday’s district 2AAA quarterfinal matchup against Cherokee.


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 10:18 AM

Northview's Tinoco ready for state wrestling debut

It'll be a series of historic firsts for Genesis Tinoco at this weekend's state wrestling tournament.


Feb. 11, 2015 @ 10:43 PM

Sevier County bows out in District 2-AAA opener

This was supposed to be a special season for the Sevier County girls basketball team.


Feb. 10, 2015 @ 08:37 PM

Seymour keeps it close before falling to Cocke County

There wasn’t the normal barrage of 3-pointers from Semour in the first half on Tuesday night.


Feb. 09, 2015 @ 08:04 PM

Seymour rally isn't enough against South-Doyle

 It would’ve been easy for the Seymour girls basketball team to pack things in at halftime on Monday night.


Feb. 09, 2015 @ 03:48 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman's new baseball coach excited about season's arrival

If this weekend’s weather wasn’t an indication of the impending arrival of spring, Monday certainly was.


Feb. 07, 2015 @ 09:54 PM

Pigeon Forge sends a record 14 wrestlers to state

 Pigeon Forge just keeps finding new ways to outdo itself.


Feb. 07, 2015 @ 09:47 PM

Royals' Hochevar visits with Sevier County Baseball team

 Luke Hochevar began stretching and warming up, going through his typical routine before a bullpen session.


Feb. 06, 2015 @ 11:41 PM

Pigeon Forge falls to Seymour in overtime on an emotional senior night

Friday night was already guaranteed to be an emotional one.


Feb. 06, 2015 @ 03:15 PM

Highlanders hold off Sevier County

When you have two girls standing 6-foot-2 under the hoop, it can be tough for anyone to score.


Feb. 05, 2015 @ 05:42 PM

Pigeon Forge's Hunter Thomas gets a chance to play

 It’s a date that’s been on Hunter Thomas’ mind for weeks.


Feb. 05, 2015 @ 05:09 PM

Edward Holland tries to mold Sevier County wrestling into a winner

When he wrestled at Pigeon Forge High School, Edward Holland underwent a transformation.