Sports


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 01:33 PM

Sevier County grad Logan McCarter catches first collegiate TD

This summer, Logan McCarter was hoping he could get some significant playing time on the Furman football team.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 06:48 PM

Sevier County's offense matures

Tim Bohanan is hesitant to use the word selfish.


Sep. 24, 2014 @ 06:24 PM

Tyler Bohanan, Heidi Lawson end state tournament on high notes

 Tyler Bohanan and Heidi Lawson wrapped up their trips to the state tournament on a positive note even if their scores were a little higher than they’d like.


Sep. 23, 2014 @ 10:29 PM

Roundup: Kezley Anderson leads Sevier County past Cherokee

After three straight games without a goal, Sevier County’s offense took off on Tuesday night.


Sep. 23, 2014 @ 05:32 PM

Tyler Bohanan starts fast but runs into trouble at state tournament

 Tyler Bohanan’s first trip to the state tournament got off to a great start.


Sep. 22, 2014 @ 09:13 PM

Three local golfers reach AAA state tournament

The worst part may just be the waiting.


Sep. 22, 2014 @ 09:20 PM

Sevier County still 10th, will face No. 1 Maryville on Friday

Sevier County is still sitting at the bottom of the Associated Press top 10 but a win over the top team on Friday would certainly move the Smoky Bears up.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:06 AM

Fulton rolls past Gatlinburg-Pittman

 Gatlinburg-Pittman fell to 3-2 on the season after a 61-0 loss to two-time defending state champion Fulton on Friday night at Legion Field.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:05 AM

Pigeon Forge routs Union County

 It was expected to be a competitive contest between a pair of improving District 3-AA football programs.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:04 AM

Seymour falls at Jeff County

Seymour’s trip to Jefferson County for a District 2-AAA contest on Friday night was bound to break a losing streak.After winning their first game of the season, the Eagles had lost three straight, and the Patriots were feeling frustrated by an 0-3 start.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:01 AM

Sevier County escapes Morristown with 28-21 win

 There's just something about Burke-Toney Stadium that can make a trip here uncomfortable for Sevier County.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 01:56 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman hitting stride just in time for Fulton game

 This is what Gatlinburg-Pittman football should look like.


Sep. 18, 2014 @ 03:32 PM

A different Deuce: Wallace's transformation powers Sevier County

When Deuce Wallace was a middle schooler, Alan Silva doesn’t remember the quarterback being much bigger than him at 5-foot-9.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 10:33 PM

Roundup: Sevier County finally stops Seymour

Every time Sevier County played Seymour last season, it went five sets, and each time the Eagles won.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

TKA knocks off Sevier County

The King’s Academy kept slaying giants on Monday.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Sevier County drops in football poll

Sevier County dropped to the edge of the top-10 on Monday in the latest Associated Press Prep Football poll.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 08:50 PM

Tyler Bohanan, Heidi Lawson reach state tournament

 Tyler Bohanan didn’t think it was his best round of golf but he scored enough to put himself in position for a personal first: qualify for the state tournament.


Sep. 13, 2014 @ 09:06 PM

The King's Academy looks to turn 3-1 start into district success

 After a blowout victory over Jellico on Friday night, The King’s Academy must quickly turn its focus to District East/Middle 1-A opponent Donelson Christian Academy next week.


Sep. 13, 2014 @ 05:25 PM

Seymour golf teams eye region berths

Seymour may finally have the golf team that can move on to the AAA regionals.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

Hintons help Gatlinburg-Pittman rout Unicoi

 Gatlinburg-Pittman rolled past Unicoi County, 55-12, on Friday night at Legion Field. The Highlanders and the community banded together in support of two players who had lost a family member earlier in the week, but decided to play in the game.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:28 PM

Seymour falls at Heritage

After an impressive win over Sullivan North to open the 2014 football season, the Seymour Eagles haven’tbeen able to reproduce that celebratory recipe.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

Pigeon Forge gets past Cocke County, 28-10

Pigeon Forge bounced back from last week’s disappointment at Carter with a quality 28-10 victory over visiting Cocke County in the Tigers' home opener on Friday night at Jim Whaley Field.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 11:43 PM

The King's Academy thrives with dual QBs

Do two quarterbacks equal double the points?


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.