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 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    June 10, 2019

Battle For The Belt Wraps Up Opening Week Of Games

The 2019 Transylvania County adult basketball league began last week, and two-time defending champion Hometown Hardware picked up where they left off last season, scoring a pair of victories to move to the top of the standings. They were bolstered...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    June 10, 2019

A Fond Farewell, And Thanks, To The Athletes Of 2019

Break out the candles. It’s time to wax nostalgic. I spent the latter part of last week covering three different graduation ceremonies over three days and I must say that the Class of 2019 will forever be special to me. Personally and...

 

Battle For The Belt Opens With Monday Night Clash

The 2019 Transylvania County adult recreation basketball league kicked off Monday night, as two-time defending champion Hometown Hardware squared off against Young Bat Co. Despite trailing in the...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    June 3, 2019

Fisher Joins Running Eagles Wrestling In Historic Signing

Ever since she first stepped on the mat as a freshman, Madison Fisher has been breaking the mold. Last Thursday, she did it again. As one of only a handful of female wrestlers in the area, Fisher...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    May 30, 2019

Lady Blue Devil Standouts Earn Mountain Six Honors

A group of three juniors and one sophomore that led the Brevard Lady Blue Devil softball team on the field during the season are now being recognized as among the best in the conference. The Mountain...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    May 30, 2019

Daves Leads Pack Of Rosman All-Conference Picks

From a freshman to a senior, the Rosman Lady Tigers racked up several selections for this year’s Smoky Mountain All-Conference softball team. Leading the way was freshman Elizabeth Daves, who was...

 

Hundreds Take To Streets For White Squirrel Races

It was an early wake-up call, but a beautiful morning to kick off the 16th annual White Squirrel Festival as 425 runners descended on downtown Brevard for the White Squirrel 5K and Kids’ Fun Run on...

 
 By Jermiah Reed    Sports    May 23, 2019

Loie Felty Officially Joins Warren Wilson Soccer Team

For Loie Felty, last Wednesday was the moment when a longtime dream became a reality. Felty, a senior at Brevard High School, officially signed to join the Warren Wilson women’s soccer team after...

 

Helio D'Anna Named New Tornados Men's Soccer Coach

Veteran soccer coach Helio D’Anna has been named head men’s soccer coach and Juan Mascaro Jr. has been elevated to Associate head coach at Brevard College, announced director of athletics Myranda...

 

BC's Hengst Receives Google All-Academic Recognition

Tim Hengst of Brevard College Men’s Tennis has been named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District Men’s At-Large Team, selected by CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    May 23, 2019

Rosman's Tyler Owen Commits To Erskine Baseball

Since joining the Rosman Tiger baseball team as a freshman, Tyler Owen has enjoyed a tremendous run of success, individually and with his teammates. Now, he’ll look to continue that trend at the...

 

Mullen, Ruff Highlight Conference Awards For Tigers

2019 was a banner year for the Rosman Tiger baseball team, and the post-season accolades came rolling in as the Tigers recently racked up a bevy of Smoky Mountain Conference honors. Topping the list...

 

Four Blue Devils Tabbed As Mountain Six All-Conference

A quartet of Brevard Blue Devils were recently named to the Mountain Six All-Conference baseball team. Among the selections were Sawyer Smith, Talyn Clark, Kane Deshauteurs and Walker Case. The group...

 
 By Joseph Marvin    Sports    May 20, 2019

Tornados Relay Team Wins Gold At ECAC Championships

Six members of the Brevard College Tornados track & field team made the trip to New Haven, Connecticut to compete in the ECAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships, hosted at Southern Connecticut State...

 

Connestee Falls Hosts Annual VISION Golf Tournament

VISION Transylvania’s 16th annual golf tournament at Connestee Falls drew golfers from local companies and golf enthusiasts alike to fund operational expenses and a tuition scholarship for the leadership program and its high school counterpart, VIZ...

 

Mustangs Knock Out Blue Devils 5-2 In Third Round

A great season of tennis came to an end for the Brevard Blue Devils on Monday, and with it came the end of a remarkable playoff run that spans six years. In a match where the visiting East Lincoln...

 

Brevard, Rosman Athletes Qualify For State Track Meet

Brevard athletes are used to the rain. This came in handy on Saturday at the 2A West Regional track championships hosted by Bandys High School, a day that saw several inches of rain inundate most of North Carolina. Predicted to send five athletes to...

 

Scott McGill Claims Individual Omnium Championship

Scott McGill of Brevard College won the Male Varsity Individual Omnium National Championship for the best overall rider at the USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships, held May 10-12 in...

 

White Squirrel Run Set For Next Saturday

The annual White Squirrel 5K Race, which is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Brevard and serves as the kickoff to White Squirrel Festival, is set for May 25, and already nearly 300 people have...

 

Phillips Earns Top 20 Finish At State

On Tuesday, Brevard junior golfer Graham Phillips wrapped up a top 20 finish at the 2A state golf championships. Phillips finished in a threeway tie for 20th after posting a 78 on Monday and an 82 on...

 

2019 Senior Games Wrap Up With Closing Ceremonies

The 2019 Senior Games concluded on Monday night, with Jack Plunkert receiving the Jimmy Shenck Award from Mandi Bentley at the Games' closing ceremonies. See additional photos from the closing...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    May 13, 2019

Tough Loss For Rosman, Tigers Fall 4-2 To Roxboro

For the Rosman Tigers, last Thursday’s first-round playoff game against Roxboro Community School showed just how fickle the game of baseball can be. It was a day where both sides were evenly...

 

Brevard, Rosman Youth Football Fundaiser Set For June 1

A first-of-its-kind joint fundraising event for the Brevard and Rosman youth football and cheerleading programs will be held Saturday, June 1, at the Brevard Little Theater/American Legion building. The family-friendly day will feature barbecue,...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    May 13, 2019

Franklin Rallies To Beat Brevard 8-1 In Round Two

For a moment, it looked the Brevard Lady Blue Devils were going to pull off a landmark upset over the Franklin Panthers, as Brevard held a 1-0 lead going into the bottom of the fifth. But Franklin showed the mettle that earned them the Mountain Six...

 

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