Maroon Devils Take SMC Championship

Cherokee – The Maroon Devil track team flexed their muscles on Wednesday, easily outdistancing second place Murphy.  Swain finished with 217 points, while Murphy came in with 114 points.  Hayesville, Robbinsville, Cherokee, Andrews and Tri-County Early College finished in that order to round out the conference. Swain’s Connor Brown took home first place finishes in […]

Swain Takes Top Honors at Invitational Track Meet

The Maroon Devil Track program hosted the Swain County High School Invitational this past week at Cherokee High School. The meet included the top programs from the Smoky Mountain Conference, as well as 3A power Franklin, Enka and Rosman. Both the boys and girls programs finished 1st overall out of the eight teams in attendance. […]

Lady Devils and Maroon Devils Both Take Top Honors

The Boys and Girls track teams competed at Murphy HS this week (4/20) in a conference championship preview that featured the top three track programs in the SMC with Swain, Murphy and Robbinsville among the five teams in attendance. The Maroon Devils turned in dominant performances in both boys and girls, outpacing Murphy 205-128 in […]

Maroon Devils Take SMC Indoor Track Championship

Cherokee – On Wednesday the Maroon Devils took the first ever Smoky Mountain Conference Indoor Track Championship.  Swain took first place honors by 34 points, scoring 89 on the day. The following took Smoky Mountain Conference Championships in their respective events, and on top of that set the SMC Indoor Track Championship conference record in […]

Gray Wins State Championship in Pole Vault

Greensboro – Swain High’s Matthew Gray won an individual NCHSAA State Championship in the Pole Vault this past Friday.  Gray cleared 14′ to take home the gold.  Joining Gray on the podium was senior Michael Winchester who finished second in the discus.  Winchester’s throw was good for 130′ placing him second on the day. The […]