High School Sports

Mar. 11, 2014 @ 03:59 PM

New Sevier County softball coach Ashley Miller making an impact

 Before Emily Lavoie got to know her new softball coach, she Googled her.

Mar. 10, 2014 @ 10:58 PM

Construction continues at Sevier County

Sevier County High School's new playing surface has yet to be installed.

Mar. 10, 2014 @ 11:03 PM

Around the diamond: Sevier County drops opener to South-Doyle

Sevier County’s baseball opener went about the way coach Casey Taylor thought it would.

Mar. 10, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Can Pigeon Forge win another state baseball title?

 It’s usually not long after a state title that the whispers of a repeat begin.

Mar. 10, 2014 @ 01:50 PM

Sevier County looks to replicate last year's breakout season

 A year after putting together the best baseball season Sevier County High School has ever seen, the Smoky Bears want to take it a step further.

Mar. 09, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

Seymour baseball team aims higher in 2014

 Baseball in Seymour is a game of tiny increments.

Mar. 09, 2014 @ 05:32 PM

Highlanders trying to build a baseball power

 Kyle Viers lifts his hands up to show the blisters.

Mar. 09, 2014 @ 05:30 PM

New Gatlinburg-Pittman softball coach Haley Johnson tries to rejuvenate program

Haley Johnson is spending her spring on a ball field again and the new Gatlinburg-Pittman softball coach said she’s glad to be back.

Mar. 07, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

Eagles hope for return to Murfreesboro

 When new softball coach Jess Sterling arrived at Seymour High School, one of her first goals was to institute a new weight program as part of her “change is good” theme.

Mar. 06, 2014 @ 08:10 PM

Turf comes to Seymour

The new playing surface at Seymour High School is getting closer to completion.

Mar. 06, 2014 @ 06:53 PM

Seymour's Reid Ballard commits to UT-Martin

Seymour’s Reid Ballard will play Division I softball.

Mar. 06, 2014 @ 11:48 AM

Former pitcher helping Tigers at the plate

Pigeon Forge’s new softball coach is settling in quite nicely.

Mar. 05, 2014 @ 09:46 PM

Devin Schmidt named Gulf South Conference Freshman of the Year

Sevier County graduate Devin Schmidt has been turning heads since he arrived at Delta State.

Mar. 05, 2014 @ 09:57 AM

Talking football in March? You bet

It’s a Wednesday in March, but football is dominating the headlines this morning.

Mar. 05, 2014 @ 01:53 PM

Jim Moore joins Gatlinburg-Pittman coaching staff

Jim Moore is headed back to the beginning.

Feb. 28, 2014 @ 06:41 PM

Sevier Aquatic Club seeing growth

Swimming isn’t just about flying fast through the water.

Feb. 28, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

The King's Academy's Jason Maduafokwa picks up scholarship offer

It only took one full season of football for Jason Maduafokwa to capture the attention of colleges.

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 10:08 PM

Sevier County falls to Dobyns-Bennett in region semifinal

 They’re the calling cards of a season’s painful conclusion: bloodshot eyes, faces buried in jerseys, fists banged against concrete.

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 10:01 PM

CAK downs Gatlinburg-Pittman in region semifinals

 The Gatlinburg-Pittman boys basketball team opened its Region 2-AA semifinal contest with seven straight points, setting a run-and-gun pace against Christian Academy of Knoxville.

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 12:40 AM

CAK delivers more heartbreak for Gatlinburg-Pittman

 For the second straight year, it looked like Gatlinburg-Pittman was headed to sub-state.

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 12:38 AM

Pigeon Forge's season ends in loss to Fulton

 This loss to Fulton hurt the most.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 10:52 PM

Sevier County hustles its way past David Crockett

 How’d you stop a guy who dropped 40 on you two months ago?

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 09:44 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman boys hold off Catholic in region quarterfinals

 The Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders will live to play another day after an 80-73, do-or-die region quarterfinal victory against the Catholic Fighting Irish on Saturday night at Jack A. Parton Gymnasium.

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 09:53 PM

Trombley, defense lead Pigeon Forge into region semifinals

Everything Pigeon Forge coach Paul Reagan and his coaching staff had done in recent weeks was to prepare their girls basketball team for moments like these.

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 09:18 PM

Third quarter run powers Science Hill past Seymour

 Seymour trailed Science Hill by just eight points at halftime on Friday.