Sports

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Sevier County's Ben Huskey gets a shot at Division I golf

 When Ben Huskey sat down between his parents on Wednesday and signed his national letter of intent, he sealed a deal that seemed improbable a year ago.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 06:02 PM

The King's Academy dedicates first new building in nearly half a century

The realization of one vision may just be the beginning at The King’s Academy.


Apr. 14, 2014 @ 10:13 PM

Jackson knocks off Smokies, 6-4

Smokies catcher Rafael Lopez collected two hits, including a homer, and drove in two runs, while Jackson plated three late ninth inning tallies to give the Generals a 6-4 victory over Tennessee on Mondayevening at Smokies Stadium.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 11:09 AM

Trevor Jain made adjustments to win Player of the Year

It was a name high school and college coaches weren’t familiar with before November.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

Locals excel at Tennessee Relays

 Trevor Jain said he felt a little intimidated inside LaPorte Stadium.


Apr. 11, 2014 @ 11:30 PM

Smokies walk off with 6-5 win

Smokies right-handed starter Corey Black fired five no-hit innings, while second baseman Stephen Bruno delivered a clutch ninth-inning single to give Tennessee a 6-5 walk-off victory over the Chattanooga Lookouts on Friday night at Smokies Stadium.


Apr. 11, 2014 @ 08:49 PM

High School track stars hit college stage

Connor Bailey learned what it felt like to compete on the big-time college stage on Friday.


Apr. 10, 2014 @ 10:31 PM

Duncan allows just a hit in 7-0 Seymour victory

 Miranda Duncan already has a perfect game to her credit.


Apr. 10, 2014 @ 05:54 PM

Smokies open their home

 Dick Davis took a long glance out over Smokies Stadium on Wednesday morning.


Apr. 09, 2014 @ 10:29 PM

Smokies win home opener

 Tennessee right-hander C.J. Edwards allowed a lone earned run in 5 2/3 innings, while catcher Rafael Lopez came through in the clutch with a two-out two-run double in the sixth, to propel the Smokies to a 3-1 home opener victory over the Chattanooga Lookouts in front of 4,899 fans on Friday evening at Smokies Stadium.


Apr. 08, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

G-P, Pigeon Forge split on the courts

Jennifer Miller spent much of the last several games jumping up and down like the ground beneath her feet was on fire.


Apr. 08, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

Whaley pitches Tigers past Union County

 A pair of runs in the second was all Pigeon Forge pitcher Turner Whaley needed in a 2-1 victory over Union County on Tuesday.


Apr. 07, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

Smokies drop third straight

Pensacola starting pitcher Michael Lorenzen struck out seven over seven scoreless innings to power the Blue Wahoos to a 3-2 win over the Tennessee Smokies in the finale of a five-game series on Monday night.


Apr. 07, 2014 @ 09:41 PM

Pigeon Forge hosts Gatlinburg-Pittman in track

Images from Monday's track meet between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg-Pittman

Apr. 06, 2014 @ 11:21 PM

Smokies rally falls short in the ninth

 Dustin Geiger hit a solo home run in the ninth, but the Smokies failed to score again in the final frame and lost their second straight game 3-2 to the Blue Wahoos at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium on Sunday night.


Apr. 05, 2014 @ 11:58 PM

Pensacola's Robert Stephenson shines in 5-0 win over Smokies

Pensacola picked up a seven-inning shutout of Tennessee on a Saturday night where top-level pitching talent took the mount at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium.


Apr. 05, 2014 @ 10:51 PM

Smoky Bears bounce back for 8-2 victory over Hardin Valley

Sevier County baseball coach Casey Taylor said his team could be seeing its season getting away after back-to-back losses to Dobyns-Bennett and Pigeon Forge this week.


Apr. 05, 2014 @ 06:55 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman's Haris Price is Player of the Year

Leadership was high on the priority list for Gatlinburg-Pittman point guard Haris Price entering her junior season.


Apr. 04, 2014 @ 11:50 PM

Smokies use Bryant homer to beat Pensacola, 1-0

Kris Bryant's second homer in as many night was the difference for the Tennessee Smokies on Friday.


Apr. 04, 2014 @ 09:55 PM

Pigeon Forge edges Sevier County, 4-3

 The Pigeon Forge Tigers traveled to county rival Sevier County and took a narrow 4-3 win over the Bears on Friday night at Cliff Davis Field.


Apr. 04, 2014 @ 09:28 PM

Alex Martinez's goal lifts Sevier County to 3-2 win

 Coach Bryan Atchley said it was perhaps the prettiest goal his Sevier County boys soccer team had all year.


Apr. 04, 2014 @ 09:49 AM

Sevier County gets a chance to shine at Smokies Park

 The bases were still 90 feet apart but there was something special about Sevier County’s temporary home on Wednesday.


Apr. 04, 2014 @ 12:22 AM

Bryant's homer not enough for Tennessee Smokies in 6-5 loss

Kris Bryant hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat for Tennessee but the Smokies couldn't hold a 5-0 lead in a 6-5 loss to Pensacola at Bayfront Stadium on Thursday night.


Apr. 03, 2014 @ 10:36 PM

Pigeon Forge, Seymour can't find a goal

It was a goalless draw that was just begging for a game-winner.


Apr. 02, 2014 @ 08:35 PM

Matthews grinds out a run for Sevier County in 1-0 victory

The word grind gets tossed around a lot these days on ball fields and courts.