Sports

Jul. 28, 2014 @ 06:29 PM

Raising the intensity: Football teams hit the turf in full pads

Quarterbacks and wide receivers get to have all the fun in the summer.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 04:32 PM

Golfers work on putting

 Spencer Cross and Tyler Bohanan spent hour practicing putting this summer.


Jul. 24, 2014 @ 08:17 PM

Late-arriving Spencer Cross helps Sevier County to victory

Spencer Cross went from the final round of a three-day tournament in a steady rain on Thursday morning to his sophomore debut for Sevier County in steamy conditions in the afternoon.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 04:57 PM

High School golf begins after months of warm-ups

 The high school golf season tees off this week but some of the area’s golfers are already in midseason form.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

Seymour kicker JJ Jerman commits to Campbell University

 JJ Jerman had never heard a coach sound so excited about his left foot.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 12:35 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman finds new quarterback

Albert Werner is getting used to pressure-packed moments on the football field.


Jul. 11, 2014 @ 12:52 PM

Ben Huskey, Spencer Cross finish Junior Amateur strong

This was more the way they imagined it.


Jul. 09, 2014 @ 08:23 PM

Scores improve on second day of Tennessee Junior Amateur

 The beauty of a three-day tournament is the opportunity to make amends.


Jul. 08, 2014 @ 10:02 PM

River Course proves a challenge for golfers at Junior Amateur

 The two competitors who know Sevierville Golf Club the best warned that the River Course was one of the toughest in the region.


Jul. 07, 2014 @ 05:45 PM

Junior Amateur comes to Sevierville

 One of the biggest tournaments of the year was coming to Spencer Cross’ home course and his chance to play in it was slipping away.


Jul. 03, 2014 @ 10:12 PM

Patience a key in breaking slumps at the plate

Streaks can run hot and cold but Elliot Soto, who has put together both this summer, said it’s important not to be distracted by the present.


Jul. 01, 2014 @ 12:35 AM

Kevin Brown jumps right in with the Smokies

It didn’t take long for Kevin Brown to get comfortable.


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 05:30 PM

Sevier County's Nick Osborne thrives under pressure

The preseason wasn’t kind to Nick Osborne.


Jun. 26, 2014 @ 04:21 PM

Seymour's Lauren Irwin an efficient Player of the Year

Lauren Irwin was always on base.


Jun. 23, 2014 @ 09:04 AM

Former Seymour wrestling coach Darrel Lauderdale to enter AAU Hall of Fame

Darrel Lauderdale has some typical Hall of Fame credentials.


Jun. 17, 2014 @ 06:15 PM

Sevier County welcomes Wallace brothers

Deuce and Chase Wallace’s first day back in Sevier County was like a homecoming.


Jun. 17, 2014 @ 05:40 PM

Sevier County's Devin Schmidt learns from D1 stars at Rocky Top League

 Catching a pass from Bobby Maze was once something Devin Schmidt could only dream of.


Jun. 14, 2014 @ 07:02 PM

Travis Hart excited about getting started at Gatlinburg-Pittman

In 13 seasons at McMinn Central, Travis Hart said he’s had many opportunities to go somewhere else.


Jun. 13, 2014 @ 02:55 PM

Pigeon Forge picks Emory Cain as girls basketball coach

Emory Cain’s desire to coach has always been about more than wins and losses.


Jun. 12, 2014 @ 12:31 PM

Devin Schmidt drafted into Rocky Top League

Devin Schmidt didn’t expect to get drafted into the Pilot Rocky Top League.


Jun. 11, 2014 @ 07:08 PM

Travis Hart named G-P baseball coach

Gatlinburg-Pittman has picked its latest baseball coach and the Highlanders hope Travis Hart can bring wins for years to come.


Jun. 11, 2014 @ 07:07 PM

TSSAA considers playoff change

The high school football postseason as we know it could be changing.


Jun. 11, 2014 @ 07:04 PM

Smokies find a long-term partner in Cubs

 Brian Cox still remembers having to change uniforms and logos every time the Tennessee Smokies switched their major league affiliation.


Jun. 10, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

TSSAA discusses football postseason

Change could be coming to the high school football playoffs in Tennessee once again.


Jun. 10, 2014 @ 05:10 AM

Seymour’s Logan Sawyer drafted by Rockies

Logan Sawyer tried to treat Saturday like any other day.