Blankenship Steps Down As Head Football Coach

Bryson City – Swain County is getting ready to do something they have not done much over their history, hire a new football coach.  Since 1977 Swain High has had four head football coaches, five if you include interim head coach Eric Stephenson this past year.  During that same span the Maroon Devils have compiled […]

Devils Turnovers Prove Costly as Jackets Take Win

Bryson City – The Maroon Devils closed out their shortened COVID season this past Friday as they hosted Hayesville.  It was a close game, as the two teams went to the half tied at 20.  But the 2nd half belonged to the Yellow Jackets, as Hayesville scored 21 2nd half points to pull away and […]

Defending Champs Robbinsville Downs Devils

Bryson City – The Maroon Devils have been shorthanded all season long, but things took a dramatic turn Friday as they were without their most experienced player in Damian Lossiah.  Lossiah has emerged as a star on both sides of the ball this season.  To make matters worse the Devils were hosting defending State 1A […]

Bulldogs Down Devils

Murphy – If the Maroon Devils are to play a game in this shortened season in the dry, it will have to be one of their two remaining games, as Friday saw another rain soaked game for Swain.  This time it would cost them dearly as the Devils fumbled six times, losing three and two […]

Devils Take 42-8 Win in Home Opener

Bryson City – The Maroon Devils entered Friday’s contest looking to bounce back from their first loss of the season.  Rosman entered the game looking for their first win of the season.  Initially the game appeared as though it was going to be close as the Tigers held a 8-6 lead midway through the second […]