High School Sports

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.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

Locals excel at Tennessee Relays

 Trevor Jain said he felt a little intimidated inside LaPorte Stadium.

Apr. 11, 2014 @ 08:49 PM

High School track stars hit college stage

Connor Bailey learned what it felt like to compete on the big-time college stage on Friday.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 10:31 PM

Duncan allows just a hit in 7-0 Seymour victory

 Miranda Duncan already has a perfect game to her credit.

Apr. 08, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

G-P, Pigeon Forge split on the courts

Jennifer Miller spent much of the last several games jumping up and down like the ground beneath her feet was on fire.

Apr. 08, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

Whaley pitches Tigers past Union County

 A pair of runs in the second was all Pigeon Forge pitcher Turner Whaley needed in a 2-1 victory over Union County on Tuesday.

Apr. 07, 2014 @ 09:41 PM

Pigeon Forge hosts Gatlinburg-Pittman in track

Images from Monday's track meet between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg-Pittman

Apr. 05, 2014 @ 10:51 PM

Smoky Bears bounce back for 8-2 victory over Hardin Valley

Sevier County baseball coach Casey Taylor said his team could be seeing its season getting away after back-to-back losses to Dobyns-Bennett and Pigeon Forge this week.

Apr. 05, 2014 @ 06:55 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman's Haris Price is Player of the Year

Leadership was high on the priority list for Gatlinburg-Pittman point guard Haris Price entering her junior season.

Apr. 04, 2014 @ 09:55 PM

Pigeon Forge edges Sevier County, 4-3

 The Pigeon Forge Tigers traveled to county rival Sevier County and took a narrow 4-3 win over the Bears on Friday night at Cliff Davis Field.

Apr. 04, 2014 @ 09:28 PM

Alex Martinez's goal lifts Sevier County to 3-2 win

 Coach Bryan Atchley said it was perhaps the prettiest goal his Sevier County boys soccer team had all year.

Apr. 04, 2014 @ 09:49 AM

Sevier County gets a chance to shine at Smokies Park

 The bases were still 90 feet apart but there was something special about Sevier County’s temporary home on Wednesday.