Maroon Devils Fall in 3rd Round Heartbreaker

Bryson City – Tuesday the Maroon Devils hosted the 3rd round of the NCHSAA 1A Baseball Playoffs.  In town for the contest was the 5th seeded Union Academy Cardinals.  Swain (the 4th seed) and Union played as even as their seeding.  Both teams went back and forth in a highly entertaining 7 inning contest.  In […]

Maroon Devils Advance With 7-3 Win

Bryson City – The Maroon Devil baseball team advanced in the NCHSAA 1A playoffs on Tuesday with a 7-3 win over visiting South Stanly.  With the win the Devils advance to the 3rd round where they will host Union Academy next Tuesday (May 17th) at 6 o’clock. Swain scored 3 runs in the bottom of […]

Maroon Devils Advance With 11-1 Win

Bryson City – The first round of the NCHSAA 1A baseball playoffs started on Tuesday.  Swain enters the playoffs as the number 4 seed in the west.  Tuesday they hosted the number 29 seed Hiwassee Dam.  The Maroon Devils used a big first inning to plate 6 runs, and never looked back taking an 11-1 […]

Maroon Devils Clinch SMC Championship

Andrews – The Maroon Devils clinched a share of the Smoky Mountain Conference Championship last Thursday with a 14-2 win over Andrews at Andrews.  Swain built a 6-0 lead over the first five innings and then scored 8 combined in the sixth and seventh for the final score. Cameron Blankenship went 4-5 and scored 3 […]

Devils One Step Closer to SMC Crown

Bryson City – The Maroon Devils head into their final two games of the season needing a sweep of Andrews in those games to secure at least a share of the Smoky Mountain Conference Championship.  Those dreams looked in jeopardy in the first of those two games on Tuesday.  Andrews bolted out to a 3-0 […]