High School Sports

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.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman looking to rebound

 The Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders were defeated in virtually every measurable way a football team can be defeated in a 34-21 loss to the Greenback Cherokees Friday night at Hammonds Field.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 01:15 AM

Gatlinburg-Pittman falls to Greenback

 The Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders were surprised by visiting Greenback in the Blue-and-Gold home opener Friday night at Hammonds Field, dropping a 34-21 decision to the visiting Cherokees.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 01:13 AM

Seymour can't keep pace with Clinton

 It doesn’t take long for things to get out of control.

Aug. 30, 2014 @ 01:10 AM

The King's Academy cruises past Hancock County

The King’s Academy improved to 2-0 Friday night, riding a huge first-half offensive performance to a big win over the visiting Hancock County Indians (0-2), 49-14.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 08:30 PM

Spencer Cross rallies from three back to win county title over Wesley Jones in a playoff

 It was nearly as bad a situation as Spencer Cross could find himself in.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 01:02 PM

The King's Academy defense matures in year two

 The The King’s Academy defense that held Sunbright to just two touchdowns in Week 0 is a scheme the Lions didn’t even use until midseason last year.

Aug. 27, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

Seymour in control at county golf tournament

 When Gary Householder coached football at Seymour, he said he liked to be up by three or four touchdowns at halftime.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 08:03 PM

Northview's Lawson already a veteran as a freshman

 A big tournament is always easier the second time around.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman faces second straight test against Greenback

Benny Hammonds warned his team all summer that Cocke County wouldn’t be an easy opponent to start the season with.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 06:35 PM

County tournament a special event for golfers

It’s been a decade since the McNelly-Whaley Motor Company decided to start sponsoring the Sevier County high school golf tournament.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Pigeon Forge Tigers off to a good start

 It was all about the Pigeon Forge Tigers’ success in a 71-0 season-opening trouncing of the Cosby Eagles on Friday night at Raymond Large Field.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 10:49 AM

Roundup: Bearettes end tournament with a win

 Sevier County closed the Bearette Soccer Invitational on Saturday with a 5-2 win over William Blount.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 10:47 AM

The King's Academy begins football season with a win

 A home-run offense and a defense that has grown up over the last year got The King’s Academy off to a strong start on Friday.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

Sevier County flexes defensive muscle

 Among all the offseason changes at Sevier County — including the departure of long-time coach Steve Brewer and arrival of Division I quarterback recruit Deuce Wallace — the revamped defense may be the most overlooked.

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 12:19 PM

Michael Muszik, Highlanders survive tough Cocke County team

 Despite a performance plagued by penalties and injuries, Gatlinburg-Pittman rallied from two touchdowns down to beat Cocke County, 49-42, on Friday night.

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 12:48 AM

Highlanders hold off Cocke County

 Albert Werner put Gatlinburg-Pittman up by two scores late with a quarterback keeper and the Highlanders held on for a 49-42 victory over Cocke County on Friday.

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

New quarterback Deuce Wallace leads Sevier County to 35-0 win

There was a new quarterback, new coach and new defense on the field for Sevier County.

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

Pigeon Forge rolls to road victory

 It was a 71-0 Pigeon Forge show in a huge win over the Cosby Eagles at Raymond Large Field on Friday night.

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 11:19 PM

Seymour football team begins Jerry Cooper era with a victory

The streak is over.

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 09:03 AM

Sevier County tries to add strength to its skill

 Getting two shots at superpower Maryville last season was a chance for Sevier County to measure itself against one of the state’s best teams.

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Todd Loveday, Adrian Watson reunited with Northview Academy football team

When they were roommates and teammates at Carson-Newman, Todd Loveday and Adrian Watson took their football seriously.