Asheville – There aren’t many instances where a loss would seem fulfilling, but Murphy baseball coach Adam Clonts had to be pleased with his Bulldogs after facing off with 4A s
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Franklin – It wasn’t pretty, but the Hiwassee Dam Lady Eagles found a way to grab the spotlight yet again after their non-Smoky Mountain Conference bout with the Franklin Pant
Sapphire – Some days you have it, and some days you don’t.
Tellico Plains, Tenn. – The Eagles were able to snap a four-game skid with a 4-3 triumph over non-league for Tellico Plains in extras on Monday afternoon.
Murphy – Murphy’s softball team started strong but failed to finish the job, as the Robbinsville Lady Knights came from behind to win their second meeting 9-6 on Monday afternoon at Konehete Par
Murphy – Talent can only take you so far before it becomes work. It’s a saying Murphy long distance coach Ben Pipes usually has on repeat for his runners.
Murphy – The visiting Union County Panthers woke Murphy’s baseball team from its spring break daze pretty quickly on Monday afternoon at Konehete Park.
Murphy – The contributions made by Penny Johnson and David Payne to Murphy High School athletics over the years never fell by the wayside.
Hayesville – Leading up to last season, it was the Hayesville Yellow Jackets running the show in the Smoky Mountain Conference.
Robbinsville – The Dam is still holding strong.
Andrews – Entering this season, Murphy hurdling specialist Grant Lindsay never intended to break any records.
Hiwassee Dam – The young man they call “Lumpy” came through for the Eagles big time in what was a back-and-forth battle with the visiting Copper Basin (Tenn.) Cougars on a cold, rainy Thursday
Asheville – Hiwassee Dam’s Haylie Shope and the 2015 State 1A Softball Championship runner-up Lady Eagles were among the 80 finalists announced for this year’s 55th-annual Western N.C.
Murphy – News traveled fast when it was made official Monday that basketball coach Ray Gutierrez will soon be returning to his roots.
Hiwassee Dam – It can be a little lonely as the last unbeaten team in Western North Carolina, but Hiwassee Dam continues to be in good company as one of the top-five teams despite