65 Fouls Mar Lady Devils 53-50 Opening Season Loss

Bryson City – The Lady Devils opened their 2017-18 basketball season last Friday by hosting Robbinsville.  The two teams were opening their season as well as conference play.  As one might expect, things were a little sloppy for both teams.  Tight officiating did not help the cause, as the two teams combined for a whopping […]

6 From Swain Participate in Basketball All Star Games

Asheville/Newland – Swain High School had a record 6 basketball players participate in two seperate All-Star games this past weekend.  Evan Bradley and Phinehas Little participated in the Buncombe County annual Blue-White All-Star game.  Taylor Medlin, Clayton Catolster, Darren Blankenship and Brett Treadway were in the West-Midwest 1A All-Star game, which was played Avery High […]

Hicks Named to All SMC Team

Cherokee – Swain’s Lynsey Hicks has been named to the All Smoky Mountain Conference Basketball team.  Hick’s a junior guard for the Lady Devils averaged nearly 12 points a game this season.  She also averaged 3 assists and 3 steals per game for the Devils. Joining Hicks on the All SMC team were: Tiffany Holloway […]

Lady Devils Season Ends at South Davidson

Denton – South Davidson finished the first quarter on a 19-10 run over the Lady Devils.  Swain fought back throughout the game but in the end the Wildcats took a 61-46 1st round win.  South, who entered the game as the higher seed, outscored Swain by only six points over the next three quarters to […]

Lady Devils Open Playoffs on The Road

Chapel Hill – When the NCHSAA 1A basketball brackets were finally announced on Sunday, the Lady Devils learned they would be traveling to South Davidson for the first round of the NCHSAA 1A Women’s Championships. Swain is the #14 seed in the West and 28th overall seed in the Region.  South Davidson opens as the […]