Bryson City – The Swain Maroon Devils soccer team kicked off their first home game against 3A North Henderson. It was a very rocky start for the Maroon Devils as they were on their heels the whole first half. North Henderson was up 5 to 0 at half time. “North Henderson had a very strong offensive attack”, said Head Coach Scott Cline. “Coach Romano and I knew we needed to make some adjustments going into the second half.”
In the second half the Maroon Devils held North Henderson scoreless while scoring two goals. The game ended 5-2. Senior Trey Bowman found the back of the next with 32 minutes left in the second half. The second Swain goal came off a free kick that Bowman took from close to 50 yards out.