High School Sports

Jan. 12, 2015 @ 02:39 PM

Sevier County's Sakacsi smashes PR at Disney

There's nothing quite like running at Disney World for Zac Sakacsi.

Jan. 11, 2015 @ 11:30 AM

Eagles’ JJ Jerman commits to ETSU

A text from a teammate may have changed the course of JJ Jerman’s college career.

Jan. 09, 2015 @ 11:12 PM

Northview's transition leads to rout

Northview Academy viewed Friday’s game with Concord Christian as a litmus test.

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 10:35 PM

Drew Fugate leads Highlanders to win over Sevier County

Gatlinburg-Pittman came out of the winter break with one of its best practices in years on Monday and a rare road victory at Austin-East on Tuesday.

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

Pigeon Forge's Sisto heads to Border Bowl

Two years ago, Christian Sisto didn’t know the name of a single football position.

Jan. 07, 2015 @ 06:46 PM

McKenna Shaffer helps Sevier County to region bowling win

When Sevier County didn’t have enough bowlers to field a girls team this winter, McKenna Shaffer had one option: bowl with the boys.

Jan. 07, 2015 @ 06:42 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman, Sevier County meet on Thursday

 One thousand points.

Jan. 07, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Roundup: G-P boys get rare win at Austin-East

 Wins in Knoxville against Austin-East have been rare the last five years for Gatlinburg-Pittman’s boys basketball team.

Jan. 01, 2015 @ 03:08 PM

Holiday Hoops: Bearettes go 1-2 at Winterfest

 Sevier County’s girls basketball team finished 1-2 this week in the Winterfest Shootout hosted by the Bearettes.

Dec. 31, 2014 @ 05:23 PM

Four county players named All-State

Four of Sevier County’s high school football teams had a player named to the Tennnessee Sports Writers Association’s All-State teams announced this week.

Dec. 27, 2014 @ 04:49 PM

Madison Thomas leads five area players on All-Region soccer team

Five county soccer players were named to the All-Region 2-A/AA team this fall.

Dec. 26, 2014 @ 10:21 AM

Holiday basketball returns

The end of Christmas is just the beginning of holiday basketball.

Dec. 24, 2014 @ 12:19 PM

Deuce Wallace lives up to expectations in MVP season

There was no shortage of hype surrounding Deuce Wallace.

Dec. 23, 2014 @ 07:34 PM

Pigeon Forge gains valuable experience at Smoky Mountain Duals

 The Pigeon Forge wrestling team won’t get to celebrate a tournament championship this Christmas.

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 10:26 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman girls win Smoky Mountain Classic title

Gatlinburg-Pittman started hot on Saturday and found enough in the tank late to knock off Dickson County and claim the Smoky Mountain Classic’s blue bracket title with a 79-74 victory.

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 12:50 AM

Another 30-point night from Haris Price powers Gatlinburg-Pittman

Haris Price provided a breakout performance for the second straight night on Friday.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:44 PM

Haris Price scores 36 in Gatlinburg-Pittman's Classic opener

Haris Price started the biggest Smoky Mountain Classic with one of the biggest nights of her career.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

Deuce Wallace picks up Northwestern offer

Sevier County quarterback Deuce Wallace picked up his second scholarship offer on Tuesday night.

Dec. 17, 2014 @ 04:25 PM

Highlanders welcome 54 teams to Gatlinburg

The Smoky Mountain Classic always provides a stiff challenge on the court for Gatlinburg-Pittman’s basketball teams.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 11:04 PM

Sevier County's big third quarter powers Bearettes past Seymour

Sevier County coach Jonathan Shultz was a little worried about how his team would play in a Monday game against rival Seymour.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

Justin Barnett comes up big at the foul line for Sevier County

 If Sevier County was going to fend off a barrage of Seymour 3-pointers, the Smoky Bears were going to need to hit some foul shots.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 02:23 PM

Seymour, TKA football teams will play in Week 1 next fall

It may be one of the shortest road trips in the state of Tennessee.

Dec. 13, 2014 @ 01:22 PM

Seymour ready to host Eagle Challenge

The Seymour wrestling team wrapped up practice on Wednesday by figuring just how many weeks until the state tournament.

Dec. 12, 2014 @ 11:17 PM

Northview Academy earns first district win

Northview Academy coach Cory Harkleroad said he felt sick all day waiting for the first home District 2-A game in school history.

Dec. 12, 2014 @ 11:01 AM

G-P's Michael Muszik mulling college football options

 It’s easy for Michael Muszik to forget he’s still in high school these days.