High School Sports

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.


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 04:31 PM

District golf tournaments set to tee off next week

Sometimes the golf course — not the other golfers — can be your biggest foil.


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 04:29 PM

King's can't keep up with FCA

 The King’s Academy made some plays but against a district foe like Friendship Christian Academy, the Lions needed to do more.


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 04:27 PM

G-P battles for second win of the year

 Despite a convincing 29-8 final, the Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders had to work hard late into the contest to secure victory against a hungry Union County Patriots squad at David Coppick Field on Friday night.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 06:33 PM

Pigeon Forge defense shines in loss

 Pigeon Forge got what it needed out of its defense on Friday night.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:37 AM

Pigeon Forge can't overcome slow start against Carter

 Call it a false start for Pigeon Forge.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:32 AM

Seymour offense stumbles in loss to Cocke County

 Missed opportunities and a sputtering offense haunted Seymour on Friday night.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:31 AM

G-P gets by Union County, 29-8

 Gatlinburg-Pittman bounced back from last week’s disappointment with a big 29-8 victory over the Union County Patriots on Friday night at David Coppick Field.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:30 AM

Sevier County defense comes up big again

 Sure, Sevier County wouldn’t have minded a few more first-half points Friday night in a district game against visiting Morristown East on the freshly dedicated Hardin-Robertson Field, but the Smoky Bears took another step in establishing a new identity.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 09:14 AM

Pigeon Forge looks for a win this time against Carter

 Scott Meadows called Pigeon Forge’s game against Carter last year the biggest in school history.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 03:22 PM

Roundup: Sevier County rolls past Cherokee in volleyball

Sevier County followed a draining, five-set win over Morristown West earlier this week with a relatively easy, 25-8, 25-10, 25-17 sweep of Cherokee on Tuesday night.


Sep. 04, 2014 @ 09:09 PM

Sevier County ready to show off new bells and whistles

This home opener feels a little different for Sevier County and not just because former head coach Steve Brewer won’t be pacing the sidelines.


Sep. 03, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

Seymour trying to turn speed into goals

Sometimes harnessing speed can be as tough as playing without it.


Sep. 03, 2014 @ 04:34 PM

Phlyscia Miller is new Sevier County softball coach

The Sevier County softball team is in need of some stability and athletic director Bryan Atchley said he believes Phlyscia Miller is the one to deliver that.


Sep. 03, 2014 @ 09:28 AM

Taylor Lane's goal gives Seymour 1-0 win at Gatlinburg-Pittman

Seymour had plenty of opportunities but only Taylor Lane’s first-half strike beat Gatlinburg-Pittman goalkeeper Sydney Perry on Tuesday.


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 08:42 PM

Sevier County seventh in first AP football poll

Sevier County is seventh in the first Associated Press Prep Football Poll of the season released Tuesday.


Aug. 30, 2014 @ 04:32 PM

Seymour's Blaise Rooney dealt injury blow

Debbie Rooney says her son’s biggest dream is to play college football.