Wildcats Red Hot 2nd Quarter Too Much For Devils

Bryson City – Swain tipped off their 2019-20 basketball schedule this past Friday by hosting Andrews.  The Maroon Devils got off to a solid start, building a 20-13 lead through the 1st quarter of play.  Andrews scortched the nets in the 2nd quarter, outscoring Swain 34-7 to build a 47-27 hafltime advantage and cruise to […]

Southards and Vestal Named to West vs Midwest All-Star Game

Bryson City –  Seniors Gaige Southards and Bradley Vestal have been named to the West squad for the West vs Midwest All-Star Basketball game.  Southards averaged 11.4 points per game and 5.3 rebounds for the Maroon Devils this past season.  Vestal led the Maroon Devils in scoring with an 18.4 point per game average, he […]

Smoky Mountain Conference Tournament Times for SCHS

Cherokee – The Smoky Mountain Conference has released their tournament pairings for the conference tournament which will be held at Robbinsville this year. Here are Swain’s times JV Boys – #5 seed, will face #4 seed Murphy at 5:00 on Thursday 2-14 Girls – #5 seed, will face #4 seed Robbinsville at 6:30 on Thursday […]

Maroon Devils Celebrate Senior Night

Bryson City – On Friday, prior to their game with Murphy, Swain High honored their 7 seniors in their final home game.  The seniors are – Jacob Waldroup, Jesse Waldroup, Gaige Southards, Hunter Call, Bradley Vestal, Jack Stuckey and Zeke Bradley. Related

Bulldogs Hit Buzzer Beater to Upend Maroon Devils

Bryson City – With 2.9 seconds remaining with the scored tied at 54, the Maroon Devils had the ball and what they thought would be the final shot.  Murphy’s Micah Nelson stole the inbounds pass and dribbled just across halfcourt to heave a desperation shot that found nothing but net as the buzzer sounded, giving […]