Maroon Devils Take 2 More Wins

Asheville – The Maroon Devil match with Erwin was actually a quad-match that included both Owen and Hendersonville.  So, in addition to the Erwin match, the Maroon Devils also had two other matches on the night.  Swain took both of those matches with ease, downing Owen by the score of 65-16 and Hendersonville by the […]

Maroon Devils Down Erwin 46-33

Asheville – On Wednesday the Maroon Devils traveled to Erwin for a non-conference match.  After falling behind in the early going the Devils stayed strong through the middle part of the match to take a hard fought 45-33 win.  Trailing after losing two early decisions the Devils got pins from Israel Ferguson (160) and Cole […]

Maroon Devils Travel to Enka Jet Wrestling Tournament

Enka – Last week the Maroon Devil Wrestling team participated in the Enka Jet Invitational held at Enka.  Swain had some solid finishes by individual wrestlers.  Tyce Neadeau took first place honors in the Heavyweight class.  Gabe Lillard (170) and Blake Sain (195) both took 4th place overall in their weight classes.  Adam Cotterman (138) […]

Lady Devils Take 3rd at North Knights Invitational

Hendersonville – Swain traveled to North Henderson just before the Thanksgiving break to participate in the North Knights Ladies Invitational Tournament.  Overall 15 ladies team were at the tournament.  The Lady Devils took an impressive and hard fought 3rd out of the 15 teams.  Top finishers included: Emmie Everhardt: 1st place Tasia Neadeau: 2nd place […]

Wrestling Coaches Named Staff of the Year

Bryson City – The Swain High School Wrestling Coaching Staff has been named the Assistant Coaching Staff of the Year by the National Wrestling Coaches Association.  Swain’s assistant coaching staff includes Ian Roper, Tony Cochran, John Roper, Dennis Jones and Mike Dehart.  This recognition comes for the 2020-21 wrestling season.