Sports

Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:35 AM

Sevier County rallies in second half before succumbing to Maryville

 It looked all too familiar.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:32 AM

Pigeon Forge can't catch up to CAK's fast start

 Pigeon Forge could not overcome a fast start by visiting Christian Academy of Knoxville in a 26-15 loss on Friday night at Jim Whaley Field.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:31 AM

Gatlinburg-Pittman falls to Alcoa

The Alcoa Tornadoes rushed for more than 260 yards in the first half and defensively stymied Gatlinburg-Pittman’s running attack, led by Michael Muszik, to end the Highlanders’ season, 49-14, on Friday night in the second round of the Class 3A state playoffs.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 12:02 PM

Power of Muszik

 Michael Muszik has been such a massive fixture in the Gatlinburg-Pittman backfield that it’s hard to imagine the Highlanders without him.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 11:59 AM

Injuries don't slow Pigeon Forge

 It wasn’t hard to see before the season began that Pigeon Forge had a chance to get back to the second round of the playoffs.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Sevier County aims to be more efficient in the red zone

 It was a stat that almost screamed at you.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 11:12 PM

Seymour boys, girls start 2-0

For the first time since 2006, both the Seymour boys and girls basketball teams have won their first two games.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 07:13 PM

Brittany Tarr picks Towson

 Towson seemed the least likely destination for Brittany Tarr.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 11:06 PM

Jonathan Shultz, Emory Cain win debuts

A pair of first-year coaches started tenures with victories on Tuesday.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 05:19 PM

Second round no easy task for county teams

The degree of difficulty ratchets up in Week 2.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 11:38 AM

Basketball season arrives with Jamboree

Ready or not, here comes basketball.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 06:58 PM

TKA wins record eighth game

 No one was supposed to be keeping score in the CAREacter Star Community Service Game at Grace Christian Academy on Saturday, but the 2014 football season ended on a positive note for The King’s Academy, which prevailed over Lenoir City, 38-30.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Sevier County holds off Hardin Valley Academy, 28-20

 Seth Arwood has made some huge plays in his Sevier County football career.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 11:08 PM

G-P scores 31 in the second to beat Sweetwater

 Gatlinburg-Pittman earned its first-ever victory against Sweetwater and kept its season alive for at least another week with a dominant 52-23 first-round playoff win Friday night at Hammonds Stadium.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 10:20 PM

Pigeon Forge rolls into second round with 49-6 win

Pigeon Forge relied on a gritty defensive performance and a strong night running the football to beat West Greene, 49-6, in the first round of the class 3A playoffs on Friday.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 04:10 PM

TSSAA projections have area teams looking east

Sevier County teams could be looking east in 2015.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Sevier County wants to get back to being physical

Sevier County head coach Tony Linginfelter challenged his team to be more physical up front in the preseason.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 04:53 PM

Pigeon Forge ready for second home playoff game in school history

 The Pigeon Forge football team is in a pretty special position: hosting a playoff game.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman seeks first win over Sweetwater

Benny Hammonds has accomplished plenty in a long career at Gatlinburg-Pittman High School.


Nov. 05, 2014 @ 06:44 PM

The King's Academy isn't finished yet

A historic season isn’t over for The King’s Academy.


Nov. 04, 2014 @ 06:57 PM

Ken Wright receives A.F. Bridges award

A spate of incidents this fall has thrust sportsmanship to the forefront in Tennessee.


Nov. 03, 2014 @ 03:23 PM

Sevier County, Pigeon Forge fall from poll

Sevier County and Pigeon Forge both exited the Associated Press High School Football Poll on Monday.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 08:35 PM

Pigeon Forge wrestlers get 'priceless' experience at Super 32

Long before the meat of the high school season, Matthew Kieta and Gavin Hutchens are competing in one of their biggest tournaments of the year.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 04:14 PM

TKA'S Niamh Schumacher finishes third at state cross country

 It’s the kind of jump that will raise an eyebrow.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Three county teams earn home playoff games

Three county teams will get to stay home in the first game of the playoffs.