Devils Cap Rough Week With a 42-7 Win

Bessemer City – Last week was a tumultuous week for Maroon Devil Athletics and Swain High School as they mourned the loss of their beloved athletic trainer Carrie Powell.  The Maroon Devil football capped the week with a 2nd round playoff game at Bessemer City, it was the first game for Swain in any sport […]

Collins Notches Another Big Nigh as Devils Down Murphy 37-13

Bryson City – The Maroon Devils took another step towards a Smoky Mountain Conference Championship this past Friday, with a convincing win over Murphy.  After falling behind 7-0 the Maroon Devils reeled off 14 points to take a 14-7 lead at halftime.  Swain used a physical running game to wear down the Bulldogs as witnessed […]

Devils Battle Hayesville For a Hard Fought 21-13 Win

Hayesville – Those who have long followed Smoky Mountain Conference football know that every week is a battle.  Friday’s matchup between Swain and Hayesville, was every bit that plus some more, as both teams battled for every yard in a rain soaked affair.  Both defenses were stingy, tough and hard hitting, making offensive drives rare […]

Devils Use Strong Defense to Blank Andrews 20-0

Bryson City – The Maroon Devils kicked off conference play this past Friday with a showdown against defending SMC Champion Andrews.  Both teams made their way to this point on successful nonconference slates, as the Wildcats entered with a 4-1 record while the Devils were 5-0.  In the end the Devils rode their defense to […]

Collins & Devils Defense Lead Swain to 35-16 Win Over Madison

Mars Hill – The Maroon Devils traveled to Mars Hill this past Friday to face Madison.  Swain used another huge night from senior Josh Collins to go with a stingy defense on their way to a 35-16 win over the Patriots. Collins had another night to remember.  The senior running back notched his second 200+ […]