Ryan Jenkins Named Runner of the Year by SMC

Cherokee – This past Wednesday the Smoky Mountain Conference held their Cross Country Championships.  The Maroon Devils finished 2nd on the men’s side.  Senior Ryan Jenkins finished 1st on the day with a time of 16:57.  For his efforts Jenkins was named the Smoky Mountain Conference Runner of the Year.The first place finish is even […]

Cross Country Competes at WNC Cross Country Carnival

WNC Carnival attracted teams from across the state and from Tennessee and South Carolina. There were 8 different races to enter. Teams ranged from 1A to 4A schools.  So competition was at a very high level for the event. Here is how Swain runners faired: Boys Top 7 Boys competed in the “Invitational” race 18:17.30 […]

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 […]

Pindur & Paul Finalists at 57th Annual WNC Sports Awards Banquet

Asheville – Swain High has 2 finalists in 3 different categories at this year’s 57th Annual WNC Sports Awards Banquet.  The event will be held May 6th at the Grove Park Inn.  Athletes from all classifications from all across WNC are nominated and one person chosen for each category.  This year features 118 finalists from […]

Pindur Finishes 16th at NCHSAA State Championships

Kernersville – Swain’s Emma Pindur finished 16th at the NCHSAA 1A Cross Country State Championships this past weekend.  Pindur, went out fast, perhaps too fast, finishing with a time of 20:59.47.  Caitlyn Burkett, a junior from Franklin Academy, won the State Championship with a time of 19:16.94.  Burkett was just ahead of North Stokes’ Abigail […]