Lady Devils Continue Strong Showing

Kituwah Farm –  The Lady Devil Cross Country team continued their string of strong showings this past Saturday at Kituwah Farm.  Swain took the top four spots in finishing with 17 points.  Arizona Blankenship took first with a new school record and a new personal best time of 18:51.80.  Emily Ulaner came in second with […]

Ulaner and Monteith Pace Lady Devils to Another 1st

Murphy – Emily Ulaner and Gracie Monteith finished 1st and 2nd to lead the Lady Devils to a first place finish at the Jaguar Jungle Run, hosted by Tri County Early College.  Swain easily outdistanced Murphy and Hayesville in the team scores. For Ulaner it was the first win of her career individually.  She finished […]

Blankenship is First at Cherokee Meet

Cherokee – Arizona Blankenship led the Lady Devil Cross Country team to a first place finish with a near perfect score of 20.  Easily outdistancing Smoky Mountain (43) and Murphy (93) in the top three spots.  Blankenship finished in a time of  20:29 barely ahead of second place Emily Ulaner who finished at 20:32.  Amaya […]

Blankenship Takes 1st At WNC Cross Country Carnival

Hendersonville – Arizona Blankenship marked another accomplishment off of her to do list.  Friday she became the first runner from Swain High to win the WNC Cross Country Carnival.  The Carnival is the premier race for Cross Country as they host teams from all over NC, SC and Tennessee.  Blankenship ran in the Champions Event […]

Blankenship Breaks School Record in 1st High School Run

Kituwah Farm – Freshman Arizona Blankenship had a phenomenal Middle School career.  Saturday Blankenship wasted little time starting the ground work for her High School career.  In only her first High School race Blankenship broke the Swain High School Cross Country record, which had stood since 1990.  Hall of Famer Wendy Trehern Myers set the […]