Sports

May. 07, 2015 @ 09:09 PM

Seymour drops district title game to Jefferson County

 Seymour rallied from a five-run deficit against Jefferson County in the District 2-AAA softball tournament title game on Thursday, tying the contest in the bottom of the fourth inning.


May. 06, 2015 @ 11:57 PM

Anthony Lemus' goal sends Sevier County to region tournament

Paul Butuza and Anthony Lemus blamed the sweltering heat at kickoff.


May. 05, 2015 @ 11:50 PM

Roundup: Mateo Santizo sends Pigeon Forge to soccer regionals

When Gatlinburg-Pittman tied Tuesday’s District 3-A/AA semifinal with Pigeon Forge in the dying minutes, Mateo Santizo got nervous.


May. 04, 2015 @ 11:34 PM

Seymour makes contact in win over Sevier County

Jess Sterling tries to teach her Seymour softball team to punish the ball.


May. 04, 2015 @ 10:07 PM

Kevin Profeta, Tigers gut out season-saving victory

 The Pigeon Forge baseball team guaranteed itself two more games with a 3-2 victory over Union County in a district tournament elimination contest Monday night at Jack A. Parton Field.


May. 04, 2015 @ 06:35 PM

Bats power The King's Academy to region tournament win

 Battle Ground Academy didn’t have much of a chance.


May. 03, 2015 @ 01:19 AM

G-P softball team stays alive with 13-12 win over Fulton

Gatlinburg-Pittman’s softball team has said all season it wanted to survive the weekend at the district tournament.


May. 02, 2015 @ 11:39 PM

Pigeon Forge wins two district tennis titles

 The Region 2-A/AA tennis tournament will have plenty of representation from Sevier County.


May. 02, 2015 @ 11:36 PM

Sevier County scores seven in the fifth to get past Seymour

It looked a lot like the first two meetings between Seymour and Sevier County this season.


May. 01, 2015 @ 11:22 PM

Seymour holds off Jefferson County in District 2-AAA

Despite some spots of shaky pitching, No. 5 Seymour upset No. 4 Jefferson County 6-5 in the first round of the District 2-AAA tournament at Cliff Davis Field on Friday night.


May. 01, 2015 @ 11:45 PM

Pigeon Forge rallies to beat Union County in district opener

It wasn’t the start to the District 3-AA tournament Pigeon Forge was looking for.


May. 01, 2015 @ 10:09 PM

Sevierville's Blake Jones earns ARCA win

Rookie Blake Jones gave Cunningham Motorsports two straight wins at Talladega Superspeedway, taking the lead from teammate Tom Hessert on the final lap of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 Friday night in the ARCA series.


May. 01, 2015 @ 02:11 PM

Pigeon Forge suspends former state champion wrestler for 2015-16 school year

Pigeon Forge will be missing a 2014 state champion when the wrestling season begins in November.


May. 01, 2015 @ 12:03 AM

Families of accident victims donate funds to Seymour soccer team

 Soccer meant a lot to Jacob Lewis-Jones and his brother Josh.


Apr. 29, 2015 @ 06:50 PM

TKA, Seymour usher in the postseason on Thursday

 It’s tournament time.


Apr. 29, 2015 @ 06:40 PM

Jon Rumple, Bryan Reyes help Sevier County secure top seed in district tournament

You can go from scapegoat to hero pretty quickly.


Apr. 29, 2015 @ 11:07 AM

Pigeon Forge sweeps Seymour in tennis

It’s been a pretty good week for the Pigeon Forge boys tennis team.


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 11:24 PM

Roundup: Second-half breakthroughs lead Sevier County past Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge packed it in on defense on Friday night.


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 10:52 PM

Devin Davenport's homer in the seventh lifts Pigeon Forge past Sevier County

Strong pitching and one swing of the bat was the formula for a 1-0 Pigeon Forge win over rival Sevier County in a throwback contest Friday night at Fisher Field.


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 09:36 PM

Pigeon Forge calmly dispatches Unicoi County

From start to finish, Pigeon Forge was cool and efficient on Thursday night.


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Pigeon Forge hires G-P assistant Brian Jessie

Brian Jessie is a head coach again.


Apr. 22, 2015 @ 06:18 PM

Austin Byrd struggles in the afternoon, shines in the evening

 Austin Byrd's Tuesday began with a start against Union County where the Gatlinburg-Pittman pitcher couldn't get past the first inning.


Apr. 22, 2015 @ 05:40 PM

Eagles edge Sevier County, 10-8

 One night after Seymour fell to Sevier County in 11 innings, the Eagles scored six runs in the first before bringing in Douglas Maples in relief to preserve a 10-8 victory.


Apr. 21, 2015 @ 12:36 AM

Alan Silva's homer in the 11th finally lifts Sevier County to win over Seymour

When Sevier County went into the bottom of the seventh with a three-run lead over rival Seymour, it seemed like the game was over.


Apr. 20, 2015 @ 04:22 PM

John Hood runs Boston Marathon for 10th time

 It was a tough day to run in Boston on Monday.