Ryan Jenkins State Champion

Greensboro – Senior Ryan Jenkins captured the NCHSAA State Championship in the 1A 3200-meter run this past Saturday.  Jenkins finished with a time of 9:46.71, just ahead of Drew Zink of Lincoln Charter School, who finished in a time of 9:46.86.  Jenkins adds the State Championship to his list of Western Regional Champion and Smoky […]

Jenkins, Riordan and Bowman Are Regional Champions

Hickory – Monday Swain High track teams participated in the Western Regional 1A Championships held at Lenior-Rhyne University in Hickory.  Ryan Jenkins, Monica Riordan and Trey Bowman were Western Regional Champions.  Jenkins took top prize in the 3200 meter run, while Riordan and Bowman took top honors in hurdle events.  For Riordan it was the […]

Maroon Devils 2nd at SMC Championships

Cherokee – The Smoky Mountain Conference held their conference championships on Wednesday at Cherokee.  Swain took 2nd with 146.5 points, just behind 1st place Murphy who had 155.5 points.  The Maroon Devils got 1st place finishes from Ryan Jenkins (3200-meter), Trey Bowman (110-hurdles), Jessie Waldroup (pole vault) and Nick Millsaps (discus).  Full list of Swain […]

Emma Pindur Takes Home Maroon Devil Award

Bryson City – Emma Pindur, already one of the most decorated athletes in school history, concluded her high school career by taking the grand prize at Swain High School’s  annual Awards Banquet.  The banquet sponsored by the Maroon Devil Booster Club, was held Thursday night, celebrating Swain athletes and their accomplishments during the 2017-18 athletic […]

Swain’s NCHSAA State Track and Field Results from Sunday

Greensboro – Rain and thunderstorms  pushed the NCHSAA 1A Track and Field State Championships back to Sunday.  While not winning a title the Devils had a good showing.  Here are results for Swain High athletes. Tanner Wiggins 3rd Pole Vault Jacob Waldroup 7th Pole Vault Ryan Jenkins 8th 3200 Run Kaitlyn Anthony 6th Pole Vault […]