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May 29, 2015
Sports
Hiwassee Dam girls trounce Lincoln Charter in Game 2
Denver, N.C. – Hiwassee Dam's softball team wasn't ready to go home for the summer just yet.
May 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles softball flies to 1A final four
Hiwassee Dam – The Lady Eagles brought plenty of ammunition to what turned into a hit show against 2014 playoff nemesis and defending state 1A champion North Stokes on Friday.
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiwassee Dam softball earns 'sweet' victory
Hiwassee Dam – Hiwassee Dam softball coach Shannon Helton has come to learn with this current group a win is a win, ugly or pretty.
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy alum gets tryout with NFL's Vikings
At 28, former Murphy standout athlete Tyrea Allen has embarked on quite an unconventional journey in pursuit of his lifelong dream of an NFL career since graduating in 2004.
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagles baseball flies to third round
Hiwassee Dam – East Montgomery’s coaches were worried all game long about “the good lefty” on Hiwassee Dam’s roster.
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young Bulldogs baseball team grows up early
Walkertown – The Murphy Bulldogs were originally saving that “deep” playoff run for the next season, according to baseball coach Adam Clonts. That plan changed when the bats came alive in round two...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bulldogs reach second round
Murphy – The Lady Bulldogs were given the curtain call by defending state 1A champion North Stokes by the end last week’s early playoff action, but that didn’t stop them from lighting up their home...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy track lands 11 top-10s at state
Greensboro – Sometimes, it’s tough to reach the summit for three-consecutive weeks.
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy boys track takes regional title
Boone – Two goals down, one more to go. The Murphy Bulldogs just have one more task to complete in 2015, as 13 athletes representing the 2015 1A West Regional champion boys head to the state 1A cha...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy baseball finishes regular season strong
Murphy – Bulldogs baseball coach Adam Clonts expected his boys to compete this season, and they have, to the point where they took second in the Smoky Mountain Conference standings.
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young Lady Bulldogs make playoffs
Murphy – Murphy softball coach Dwight Henry may have entered the season with a predominantly young unit, but the Lady Bulldogs still managed to keep their third-place slot in the Smoky Mountain Con...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles draw No. 1 seed; Shope fires no-no
Hiwassee Dam – A surprise thunderstorm complete with heavy rainfall and the occasional flash of lightning forced the Lady Eagles’ Senior Day game to be called in the top of the sixth in Thursday’s ...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiwassee Dam baseball team wins conference crown
Hiwassee Dam – Eagles baseball gave fans a little scare with a loss to Hayesville on May 4, but still struck gold to claim their first Big Smoky Mountain Conference title by the end of the week.
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy track team wins conference title, girls second
Cherokee – Murphy’s Foster Stroup didn’t know he had it in him, and neither did Andrews’ Bristol Brockwell when the two entered the final turn of the 300-meter hurdles in the Smoky Mountain Confere...
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles clinch SMC title, boys closing in
Hayesville – The Hiwassee Dam Lady Eagles have already scratched one item off their list with two games left in the 2015 regular season.
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiwassee Dam edges Murphy 2-1 in battle of SMC top teams
Murphy – For the second-time this season, baseball’s in-county showdown between Murphy and Hiwassee Dam came down to the wire, this time with implications much larger than before.
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bulldogs battle for home playoff game
Murphy – The Bulldogs’ chances of capturing a Smoky Mountain Conference title are now squandered, but their three consecutive league wins leading up to Monday night put them in contention for secon...
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles softball dominant lately
Cherokee – Make that 11-straight wins for Hiwassee Dam softball. The Lady Eagles added three conference wins and a statement making victory over 3A opponent Franklin this week to maintain their top...
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiwassee Dam baseball eyes SMC title
Rosman – Cherokee County rival Murphy may be breathing down the necks of Hiwassee Dam after this past week, but the Eagles still have their foot on the gas as the Smoky Mountain Conference nears th...
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joey Curry latest in family to star for Murphy baseball
Freshman Joey Curry has no shadow blocking his view in his first season with the Bulldogs baseball team.
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swim teams fight to keep pool facility
Murphy – For years, the Cherokee County Aquatic Club and local high school swim teams have benefited from the Hiwassee Valley Pool & Wellness Center.
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fourth of july Firecracker Run
Murphy – More than 120 people participated in the 2014 Firecracker Run at the Hiwassee Valley Pool & Wellness Center on Friday. Runners from all across the country, from as far away as Colorado, Ke...
Jul 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
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10 players from county make All-State softball team
Murphy – A week after earning All-District honors, 10 players from Cherokee County have all been named to the N.C. Softball Coaches Association 1A All-State team. Hiwassee Dam and Murphy, which com...
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 302 302 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry, Tompa Dogs’ athletes of the year
Murphy – The Bulldogs’ athletic awards for the 2013-14 school year have all be given out, and the big winners were Robbie Tompa and Kendra Henry. The two seniors took home the most prestigious awar...
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiwassee Dam’s Roberts playing baseball abroad
Hiwassee Dam – Hiwassee Dam pitcher Chance Roberts will be playing against some of the best competition in the country this summer, and some of the best competition out of the country as well. Robe...
Jun 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
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Successful season for Lady Dogs
Murphy – You don’t have to win a state championship to enjoy a successful season. Just ask Murphy softball coach Dwight Henry. Henry and the Lady Bulldogs didn’t win a championship, but they finish...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles have banner year, get all players back
Hiwassee Dam – It’s rare when an entire roster of players gets to return the next season for another shot at regional and state championships, but that will be the case for Hiwassee Dam’s softball ...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy’s Campana stepping down
Murphy – Caesar Campana has coached his last track meet for Murphy, and the 36-year-old will coach his last football game for the Bulldogs in the fall. Campana, who serves as offensive coordinator ...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
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May 26, 2015 | 13741 views | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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