High School Sports

May. 06, 2014 @ 10:55 PM

G-P, Pigeon Forge can't avoid elimination

 Facing elimination against a county rival, the Pigeon Forge softball team let its opponent make the mistakes.

May. 05, 2014 @ 10:52 PM

Pigeon Forge doesn't win district, but keeps playing

The Pigeon Forge baseball team didn’t repeat as district champs on Monday but at least the Tigers are still playing.

May. 04, 2014 @ 02:17 PM

Byrd wins district tennis title; Tiger baseball falls to Carter

 Two Pigeon Forge boys proved they’re the dominant force in District 3-A/AA singles tennis.

May. 03, 2014 @ 03:12 PM

Devante Matthews, Sevier County stop Seymour rally in district tournament

It was the definition of a marquee matchup.

May. 03, 2014 @ 09:28 AM

Pigeon Forge faces test in tournament opener

Pigeon Forge got a reminder on Thursday of just how tough it is to win in May.

May. 03, 2014 @ 09:24 AM

Sevier County holds off Morristown East

 Sevier County cruised to an 11-6 victory over Morristown-East in a District 2-AAA tournament opener at Cliff Davis Field on Friday night.

May. 03, 2014 @ 09:24 AM

Seymour beats Cherokee in opener

 Seymour survived a shaky fourth inning in an otherwise dominant 8-2 first-round District 2-AAA tournament win over the Cherokee Chiefs at Cliff Davis Field on Friday night.

May. 03, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

Seymour wins first 2-AAA boys tennis title

Dylan Cox already let one chance to clinch Seymour’s first District 2-AAA boys tennis title slip away on Friday.

May. 02, 2014 @ 10:19 AM

Pigeon Forge pulls away late to beat Fulton, 10-4

Fulton gave defending state champion Pigeon Forge a scare but the Tigers scored six runs over their last nine outs to put away the Falcons, 10-4, in the District 3-AA tournament opener for both teams.

May. 01, 2014 @ 04:01 PM

Road to Spring Fling begins for Division I athletes

The last two months have all built up to this.

Apr. 29, 2014 @ 06:11 PM

Kathie O'Neill: From missing in action to Division I

 Eddie McCandless figured Kathie O’Neill had quit.

Apr. 28, 2014 @ 08:05 PM

Jessie Sharp is Pigeon Forge's 'energy pack'

Mired in a tight district battle with Fulton, Pigeon Forge pitcher Jessie Sharp ran to the dugout ready to fire up her teammates.

Apr. 28, 2014 @ 07:54 PM

Seymour sweeps county track and field titles

 Victoria Nelson spent her Sunday riding 12 hours in a car back from the beach. A day later, the Seymour junior won four events at the county track and field championships.

Apr. 25, 2014 @ 08:57 AM

Six-run inning powers Pigeon Forge to victory

This wasn’t looking good for the Pigeon Forge softball team.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 10:07 PM

Losses don't keep Sevier County down for long

 There have been a couple times this spring that the Sevier County baseball team could’ve let its season get out of hand.

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 09:18 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman falls to Halls, 5-0

Some costly mistakes and timely hitting from Halls doomed Gatlinburg-Pittman’s baseball team on Tuesday.

Apr. 21, 2014 @ 11:13 PM

Devante Matthews powers Sevier County past Seymour, 6-1

Seymour baseball coach Scott Norman said rival Sevier County simply won all the big battles with runners in scoring position.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 08:39 PM

Seymour sophomores get comfortable in the circle

 How does Miranda Duncan stay so stoic in the circle?

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:25 PM

Pigeon Forge edges Carter in eighth, 2-1

Koleman Roach’s lead-off homer in the top of the eighth lifted Pigeon Forge to a 2-1 victory over district rival Carter on Friday.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:21 PM

Seymour softball beats Daniel Boone, 2-0

Seymour's bats weren't very warm as the weather cooled off under cloudy skies in the Lady Eagles' third game of the day at the Maryville Classic softball tournament in Blount Countyon Friday afternoon.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 03:14 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman breaks decade-long losing streak to Pigeon Forge

 When the whistle blew at Hammonds Stadium, Will King’s fourth-minute goal was the only tally on the scoreboard.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 11:01 PM

Seymour softball sweeps South-Doyle behind Duncan, Irwin

Seymour’s softball team needed four runs to beat rival South-Doyle earlier this week.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Sevier County's Ben Huskey gets a shot at Division I golf

 When Ben Huskey sat down between his parents on Wednesday and signed his national letter of intent, he sealed a deal that seemed improbable a year ago.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 06:02 PM

The King's Academy dedicates first new building in nearly half a century

The realization of one vision may just be the beginning at The King’s Academy.

Apr. 13, 2014 @ 11:09 AM

Trevor Jain made adjustments to win Player of the Year

It was a name high school and college coaches weren’t familiar with before November.