Sports

Mar. 10, 2015 @ 10:08 PM

Seymour baseball team looks to bounce back from disappointing 2014

 Last spring was a difficult one for Seymour.


Mar. 11, 2015 @ 09:15 PM

TKA knocks off rival Seymour, 2-1

There’s perhaps no bigger way for The King’s Academy to start the season than with a win over Seymour.


Mar. 09, 2015 @ 11:42 PM

Kendall Catlett strikes out eight in Seymour's 10-2 win over Cocke County

Kendall Catlett retired the first nine batters he faced on Monday afternoon while the Seymour offense backed him up with nine runs in the first three innings of the season.


Mar. 09, 2015 @ 10:09 PM

Seymour plotting a return to the state tournament

 It may be a difficult reality of softball that Seymour won 32 games last spring but fell short of the state tournament for the first time since 2010.


Mar. 09, 2015 @ 12:15 PM

Natalie Burnett smashing records in second year at Carson-Newman

 Something had to be wrong.


Mar. 09, 2015 @ 12:12 PM

Meteroic rise for The King's Academy eighth grader Gavin Thompson

Gavin Thompson will tell you he wasn’t very good when he started playing basketball.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 03:51 PM

Sevier County sets sights on state tournament

 Back-to-back trips to the state sectional playoffs have brought the same disappointing result for Sevier County’s baseball team.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Pigeon Forge makes changes in circle, at plate

Softball success often begins and ends in the circle.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 02:33 PM

Travis Hart excited to begin his G-P coaching career

 Travis Hart is feeling rejuvenated.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 01:46 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman dives into softball season

 There’s little time to rest for Haley Johnson.


Mar. 03, 2015 @ 05:24 PM

Pigeon Forge looks toward next championship

 Xavier Bohanan glanced at the ceiling inside Pigeon Forge’s wrestling building on Monday.


Mar. 02, 2015 @ 09:56 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman's road ends in Elizabethton

 Building a road to the state championship takes years of work.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 10:06 PM

Fulton denies Gatlinburg-Pittman another title

 John Fisher gestured toward the nearby marker board, right above where the newly won Region 2-AA championship plaque rested.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 11:49 PM

Northview season ends in loss to Hampton

It didn’t take long for Northview Academy to figure out just how tough an opponent they’d drawn in the Region 1-A quarterfinals on Friday night.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 10:11 PM

Sevier County sees season end in Region 1-AAA loss

There was a 10-1 start, a rare win over Maryville and two come-from-behind victories in the district tournament.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 09:10 PM

Highlanders shed the curse, reach sectional playoffs

 For the third straight year the Highlanders found themselves just one game away from reaching the sectional round of the playoffs.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 08:37 PM

Deuce Wallace gets first SEC offer from Vanderbilt

Sevier County quarterback Deuce Wallace announced on Twitter Thursday night he’d received his first Southeastern Conference offer from Vanderbilt.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 05:14 PM

Region basketball postponed again

A trio of postseason basketball games will try to play for the fourth straight day today.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:08 PM

Snow hampers preparations for spring sports

Seymour High School’s softball players have done their best to cheer up coach Jess Sterling this week.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 08:06 PM

Highlanders can't complete comeback in region quarterfinals

 Drew Fugate watched his shot hit the rim and bounce away before pulling his jersey over his face.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

TSSAA delays sectional games

The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association's Board of Control has decided to move basketball sectional playoff games to early next week.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 07:31 PM

Region tournament games postponed

The never-ending cavalcade of winter weather claimed a trio of high school basketball games on Tuesday.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 10:37 PM

Pigeon Forge falls to CAK in region quarterfinals

 After an hour’s delay due to a power outage at Christian Academy of Knoxville, the Pigeon Forge girls basketball team saw its season come to a close with a 70-46 loss in the Region 2-AA quarterfinals on Monday night.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 10:23 PM

Cloudland's run rips Cougars' hearts out

Northview Academy never looked in over its head in the first two 1/2 quarters on Monday night.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 09:54 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman returns to region semifinals

 In a battle of Highlanders, the Gatlinburg-Pittman version cruising to a big 95-66 first-round region tournament victory over visiting Scott High School at Jack A. Parton Gymnasium on Monday night.