Bryson City – The Lady Devils used a strong 2nd half to overcome a halftime deficit and stun visiting Smoky Mountain. Swain outscored Smoky 46-31 in the 2nd half to take a 66-54 non-conference win over the Mustangs on Monday. For the game the Lady Devils shot 44% compared to the Mustangs 28%.
Sophomore post player Savana Smith paced Swain with a game high 24 points on 12 of 16 shooting from the floor. Mazie Helpman added 16 points 8 rebounds and 4 assists, while Amaya Hicks finished with 13 points 15 rebounds and 4 assists. Ashton Younce had 9 rebounds and 4 assists for Swain.