Cherryville Downs Lady Devils in 1st Round

Cherryville – The first round of the NCHSAA 1A softball playoffs got underway on Tuesday.  Swain entered as the 25th seed in the west and traveled to face the number 8 seed Cherryville.  Cherryville scored 8 runs in the 2nd inning to take a commanding lead and eventually take an 12-2 win over the Lady […]

Lady Devils End Regular Season on Winning Note

Andrews – Last Thursday the Lady Devils wrapped up the regular season with a thrilling 18-13 win over Andrews at Andrews.  Swain fell behind early and trailed 8-5 heading into the top of the fifth where they scored 5 runs, and followed that with 8 more runs in the sixth to take the win. Kiersten […]

Hot Bats Lead Lady Devils to 15-4 Win

Bryson City – The Lady Devils started strong on Tuesday building an 8-1 lead through the first two innings.  Swain didn’t let up though pounding out 14 hits in taking a 15-4 win over visiting Andrews. The Devils got a big night from lone senior Savana Smith.  Smith finished going 2-2 and driving in 4 […]

Lady Devils Split Doubleheader

Bryson City – Swain hosted a doubleheader this past Friday as the Blue Ridge Sports Academy and the Asheville Trialblazers were both in town.  Both games featured good softball with exciting finishes.  In the opening game BRSA came out on top of a tight contest taking a tight 7-6 win.  In the nightcap the Lady […]

Lady Devils Bats Come to Life in 20-11 Win

Hayesville – On Thursday the Lady Devils bats came to life.  Swain jumped out early lead on Hayesville, scoring 5 first inning runs on their way to building a 14-1 lead through four innings.  Hayesville began chipping away at the lead, in the bottom of the fourth, and cut it to 14-5 and eventually 14-8 […]