Sports

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 10:52 PM

Sevier County hustles its way past David Crockett

 How’d you stop a guy who dropped 40 on you two months ago?


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 09:44 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman boys hold off Catholic in region quarterfinals

 The Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders will live to play another day after an 80-73, do-or-die region quarterfinal victory against the Catholic Fighting Irish on Saturday night at Jack A. Parton Gymnasium.


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 09:53 PM

Trombley, defense lead Pigeon Forge into region semifinals

Everything Pigeon Forge coach Paul Reagan and his coaching staff had done in recent weeks was to prepare their girls basketball team for moments like these.


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 09:18 PM

Third quarter run powers Science Hill past Seymour

 Seymour trailed Science Hill by just eight points at halftime on Friday.


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 01:06 PM

Catholic forfeits region tournament game against Gatlinburg-Pittman after bus accident

Catholic's girls basketball team decided to forfeit its region tournament game against Gatlinburg-Pittman following a bus accident on the way to Gatlinburg.


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 05:41 PM

Sevier County girls basketball coach Stacy Marine resigns

Stacy Marine has been a head coach the entire time his two children have been alive.


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 10:54 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman comes up short against Carter in district title game

Gatlinburg-Pittman did everything it could to win Wednesday's District 3-AA championship.


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 11:18 AM

Around the region: Basketball teams get back to work

How do you get over a loss as painful as Gatlinburg-Pittman’s overtime defeat in Tuesday’s District 3-AA championship?


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 12:05 AM

Pigeon Forge girls finish third in 3-AA

 What a difference a day makes.


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 12:04 AM

Sevier County offense struggles in district final loss

Solid defense wasn’t enough to overcome a lack of offensive production in Sevier County’s 51-36 loss to Jefferson County in the District 2-AAA championship game on Tuesday.


Feb. 18, 2014 @ 10:58 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman girls come painfully close to district title

 Haris Price thought she'd won it.


Feb. 18, 2014 @ 12:08 AM

Gatlinburg-Pittman girls cruise to district title game after slow start against Union County

 Coach Katie Parton and her Gatlinburg-Pittman girls basketball team had to sit through a couple of upsets on Monday at Union County High School.


Feb. 17, 2014 @ 11:12 PM

Gatlinburg-Pittman upsets Austin-East to reach third district title game in 12 years

 Eliminating your rivals on a buzzer beater is a big deal.


Feb. 17, 2014 @ 10:30 PM

Seymour girls fall to Morristown East in consolation game

Surprising Morristown East blew the doors off the gym with an 82-64 win over the Seymour Lady Eagles in an IMAC tourney consolation contest at Jefferson County High School on Mondaynight.


Feb. 17, 2014 @ 12:41 PM

Sevier County freshmen making a splash in college

It continues to be a breakout year for Sevier County athletes in college.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 10:55 PM

Defense powers Sevier County to 2-AAA final

 Behind a strong defensive performance in the second half, Sevier County beat Cocke County, 64-59, to advance to the District 2-AAA championship game on Saturday.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 10:54 PM

Hutchens wins individual title at state wrestling tournament

Add another state title for the Pigeon Forge wrestling team.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 09:08 PM

Mackey's shot powers Gatlinburg-Pittman over Pigeon Forge

 Gatlinburg-Pittman’s charmed season started unraveling weeks ago.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 09:57 AM

Sevier County's season ends in loss to Morristown East

 The Sevier County Bearettes basketball squad suffered a 63-44 season-ending Valentine’s Day heartbreaker in an IMAC Conference tournament loss to Morristown East at Jefferson County High School on Friday night.


Feb. 14, 2014 @ 10:02 PM

Two county wrestlers in hunt for wrestling titles

 A state wrestling championship is still proving to be an elusive goal.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 02:38 PM

Eagles hold on to beat Cocke County, reach region tournament

 Seymour is back in the Region 1-AAA tournament.


Feb. 13, 2014 @ 01:45 PM

Injuries force Pigeon Forge to find new scorers

It was a loss, but Paul Reagan said he’s rarely been prouder of a group of girls.


Feb. 12, 2014 @ 02:56 PM

County wrestlers prepare for state

 It’s a scene you wouldn’t see in many other sports.


Feb. 10, 2014 @ 10:04 PM

South-Doyle ends Seymour's season

Even after one of its worst offensive starts of the year, Seymour still was in it against South-Doyle.


Feb. 10, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

Marc Weekly leaving Tennessee softball to coach The King's Academy

Marc Weekly is taking a step back so he can take a step forward.