3 Spring Sport Teams Recognized as Scholar-Athlete Teams by NCHSAA

Three spring sports teams from Swain High have received Scholar-Athlete Recognition from the NCHSAA. In the team division, a varsity team earns Scholar-Athlete recognition by attaining a 3.1 (unweighted) aggregate GPA for that designated semester.  The Swain County High School softball, soccer and girls track teams all received team recognition.   Additionally, seventy-seven spring sports athletes […]

Jenkins, Riordan and Bowman Are Regional Champions

Hickory – Monday Swain High track teams participated in the Western Regional 1A Championships held at Lenior-Rhyne University in Hickory.  Ryan Jenkins, Monica Riordan and Trey Bowman were Western Regional Champions.  Jenkins took top prize in the 3200 meter run, while Riordan and Bowman took top honors in hurdle events.  For Riordan it was the […]

Lady Devils 2nd at SMC Championships

Cherokee – Wednesday the Smoky Mountain Conference held their Championship meet at Cherokee.  The Lady Devils finished 2nd overall with 142.75 total points, Murphy was 1st with 180.5 points.  Sophomore Jessie Lowman snagged the Lady Devils only 1st place finishes on the day in the 100-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdles.  Full results for Swain athletes […]

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 […]

Swain’s NCHSAA State Track and Field Results from Sunday

Greensboro – Rain and thunderstorms  pushed the NCHSAA 1A Track and Field State Championships back to Sunday.  While not winning a title the Devils had a good showing.  Here are results for Swain High athletes. Tanner Wiggins 3rd Pole Vault Jacob Waldroup 7th Pole Vault Ryan Jenkins 8th 3200 Run Kaitlyn Anthony 6th Pole Vault […]