High School Sports

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Three county teams earn home playoff games

Three county teams will get to stay home in the first game of the playoffs.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 12:03 AM

TKA's season ends with loss to Webb

The Webb Spartans rushed for 190 yards and scored six times in the first half on Halloween night to eliminate any chance The King’s Academy had of securing a playoff spot this season.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 12:42 AM

Seymour ends season with a victory

 The Seymour Eagles gridiron gang snapped an eight-game losing streak and finished the 2014 football season 26-14 winners over District 2-AAA rival Cherokee.


Oct. 31, 2014 @ 11:56 PM

Michael Ross kicks G-P to 18-15 win over Pigeon Forge

Michael Ross hadn’t hit a field goal all season.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

Brody Rollins, South-Doyle end Sevier County's district dominance

South-Doyle showed on Thursday it’s more than Jocquez Bruce.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 05:17 PM

Seymour aims to end season with a victory

Regardless of last week’s loss in Morristown, Seymour has a real chance of finishing its season on a high note with a long trip to Rogersville to take on district rival Cherokee (1-8, 0-6 District 2-AAA) in both teams’ season finale tonight.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 05:15 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman, Pigeon Forge ready for showdown

 Two weeks ago, after a heartbreaking loss to Carter in the final minutes, Gatlinburg-Pittman head coach Benny Hammonds addressed his team.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 04:57 PM

Lions need to more physical against Webb

 It was a lesson The King’s Academy took with them into the offseason.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 06:39 PM

Sevier County, South-Doyle play for district championship

 It marks a fitting end to one of the greatest eras in Sevier County football history.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 06:27 PM

A baseball county?

When Casey Taylor first saw Austin Conner play baseball, the Sevier County coach wasn’t sure what the then-sophomore's future held.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

Pigeon Forge, Sevier County appear in rankings

Pigeon Forge is starting to get some attention.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 01:22 PM

McCarter, Jinnette come up big for Pigeon Forge

 Pigeon Forge’s 45-point victory over Claiborne was comfortably secured Friday night when one of the officials astutely said that Jerrod Jinnette “was everywhere” after the senior blocked his second kick of the game.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:53 PM

Historic seventh victory for TKA

The King’s Academy rode a strong second half, and a ball-hawking defense to pass a historic milestone in a 42-14 win over Cosby High School on Friday.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:52 PM

Seymour shut out by Morristown West

 The Seymour Eagles dropped their eighth straight game with a 52-0 loss at the hands of the Morristown West Trojans on Friday night at Burke-Toney Stadium.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:51 PM

Sevier County wins fourth straight, 63-10

Sevier County stayed perfect in District 2-AAA on Friday night by blasting visiting Jefferson County, 63-10.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:50 PM

Pigeon Forge routs Claiborne, 57-12

 Pigeon Forge sure looks like a team ready for the biggest game of the season.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 01:49 PM

JD Griffin emerges for Sevier County

 Seth Arwood is well known as Sevier County’s best defensive player.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Pigeon Forge air attack takes off

 A loss to Fulton can expose weaknesses in the best of teams.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 08:09 PM

Runners find it hard to keep the pace

 Cross country is all about running fast.


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

Region courses present familiar trails for cross country runners

Zac Sakacsi and his Sevier County teammates are no strangers to the cross country course at Daniel Boone High School.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Zach Linginfelter commits to Tennessee

It was exciting at first.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 08:09 AM

The King's Academy rolls to district victory

The King’s Academy continues to show the giant leap it has made over the last 12 months.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:32 AM

Carter rallies past Gatlinburg-Pittman

 Michael Muszik delivered his typical dynamite performance on the ground.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:30 AM

Tanner Sharp powers Pigeon Forge to win

 Pigeon Forge scored at least four touchdowns for the sixth time this season, rolling past Austin-East 28-6 on Friday night.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:29 AM

Miscues hurt Eagles in loss

 Seymour fumbled on the first play of its District 2-AAA contest against Morristown East on Friday night.