High School Sports

Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:06 AM

Fulton rolls past Gatlinburg-Pittman

 Gatlinburg-Pittman fell to 3-2 on the season after a 61-0 loss to two-time defending state champion Fulton on Friday night at Legion Field.

Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:05 AM

Pigeon Forge routs Union County

 It was expected to be a competitive contest between a pair of improving District 3-AA football programs.

Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:04 AM

Seymour falls at Jeff County

Seymour’s trip to Jefferson County for a District 2-AAA contest on Friday night was bound to break a losing streak.After winning their first game of the season, the Eagles had lost three straight, and the Patriots were feeling frustrated by an 0-3 start.

Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:01 AM

Sevier County escapes Morristown with 28-21 win

 There's just something about Burke-Toney Stadium that can make a trip here uncomfortable for Sevier County.

Sep. 19, 2014 @ 01:56 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman hitting stride just in time for Fulton game

 This is what Gatlinburg-Pittman football should look like.

Sep. 18, 2014 @ 03:32 PM

A different Deuce: Wallace's transformation powers Sevier County

When Deuce Wallace was a middle schooler, Alan Silva doesn’t remember the quarterback being much bigger than him at 5-foot-9.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 10:33 PM

Roundup: Sevier County finally stops Seymour

Every time Sevier County played Seymour last season, it went five sets, and each time the Eagles won.

Sep. 16, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

TKA knocks off Sevier County

The King’s Academy kept slaying giants on Monday.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Sevier County drops in football poll

Sevier County dropped to the edge of the top-10 on Monday in the latest Associated Press Prep Football poll.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 08:50 PM

Tyler Bohanan, Heidi Lawson reach state tournament

 Tyler Bohanan didn’t think it was his best round of golf but he scored enough to put himself in position for a personal first: qualify for the state tournament.

Sep. 13, 2014 @ 09:06 PM

The King's Academy looks to turn 3-1 start into district success

 After a blowout victory over Jellico on Friday night, The King’s Academy must quickly turn its focus to District East/Middle 1-A opponent Donelson Christian Academy next week.

Sep. 13, 2014 @ 05:25 PM

Seymour golf teams eye region berths

Seymour may finally have the golf team that can move on to the AAA regionals.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

Hintons help Gatlinburg-Pittman rout Unicoi

 Gatlinburg-Pittman rolled past Unicoi County, 55-12, on Friday night at Legion Field. The Highlanders and the community banded together in support of two players who had lost a family member earlier in the week, but decided to play in the game.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:28 PM

Seymour falls at Heritage

After an impressive win over Sullivan North to open the 2014 football season, the Seymour Eagles haven’tbeen able to reproduce that celebratory recipe.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

Pigeon Forge gets past Cocke County, 28-10

Pigeon Forge bounced back from last week’s disappointment at Carter with a quality 28-10 victory over visiting Cocke County in the Tigers' home opener on Friday night at Jim Whaley Field.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:43 PM

The King's Academy thrives with dual QBs

Do two quarterbacks equal double the points?

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 11:59 PM

Sevier County loses shootout to Dobyns-Bennett, 48-41

Graham Clark leaned on a baseball analogy to try describe Thursday’s battle between Dobyns-Bennett and Sevier County.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 05:10 PM

Jerman looks for second chance against Heritage

 JJ Jerman still practices the kick.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Haris Price a key for Gatlinburg-Pittman volleyball team

If you were picking a basketball player to stick on the volleyball court, you might overlook 5-foot-4 Haris Price.

Sep. 10, 2014 @ 04:20 PM

Coaches' friendship helps make Sevier County, Dobyns-Bennett rivalry special

Sevier County and Dobyns-Bennett hadn't met in 18 years when the old Big East conference was formed back in 1993. Since then, the two teams have waged epic battles — 24 of them — with, more often than not, league titles and playoff advancement on the line.

Sep. 09, 2014 @ 10:51 PM

Pigeon Forge volleyball beats Carter in five

Pigeon Forge had to win the final two sets to knock off Carter on Tuesday, 22-25, 27-25, 17-25, 25-17, 15-7.

Sep. 09, 2014 @ 03:46 PM

Northview sends golfers to region tournament

You can call Northview Academy's trip to Tuesday's District 2-A/AA golf tournament a success.

Sep. 08, 2014 @ 10:04 PM

Roundup: Gatlinburg-Pittman rallies to beat Cocke County

 Gatlinburg-Pittman rallied after dropping the first set to Cocke County on Monday, beating the Lady Red 20-25, 25-17, 25-16, 25-12.

Sep. 08, 2014 @ 06:53 PM

Three local golfers reach region tournament

 It took a little extra work, but Pigeon Forge got two golfers into the region tournament for the second straight year.

Sep. 08, 2014 @ 06:10 PM

Sevier County remains seventh in high school football poll

Sevier County held steady in the second Associated Press High School Football Poll of the season, but the competition gets tougher on Thursday.