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July 28, 2015
Sports
A year after Marble upset, Carroll plans to keep on fighting
Roger Carroll isn’t the kind of man who will let a little, or big, setback slow him down.
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swim team sets personal bests
Murphy – The Cherokee County Aquatic Club clocked out with an abundance of personal records set during Thursday’s home swim meet against Franklin’s Amateur Swim team at the Hiwassee Valley Pool & W...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy football faces juggernauts early in the season
Murphy – No “little sisters,” and no guaranteed wins. That’s the type of season western North Carolina’s winningest football coach, David Gentry, has envisioned for his 2015 Bulldogs.
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee County swimmers fly past Jackson County
Murphy – Personal records and qualifying times were not in short supply for the Cherokee County Aquatic Club’s first scheduled home meet of the season Thursday at the Hiwassee Valley Pool & Wellnes...
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swim team starts out strong
Franklin – One day after Cherokee County Aquatic Club swim coach Ralph Kryder initiated the start of the 2015 season in exciting fashion with a ceremonial rocket launch of the team’s individual goa...
Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local athletes go overseas on mission trip
Some students were laying poolside to begin their summers. For recent Murphy graduate Zack Blalock and rising Hiwassee Dam senior Haylie Shope, they decided to start their vacations elsewhere for a...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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J.R. Reid teaches local kids hoops for sixth straight year
Murphy – Schools out for the summer, but once again, the youth sports calendar is as lively as ever.
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murphy native getting high praise from bodybuilding world
Murphy native Gage Killian must have been doing something right when a few highly regarded individuals in bodybuilding compared him to Arnold Schwarzenegger during the Golds Classic & Eastern U.S. ...
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles come up just short in finals
Greensboro – The 2015 Hiwassee Dam Lady Eagles had a storybook type season leading up to Friday’s N.C. High School Athletic Association’s state 1A championship series.
Jun 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Eagles rally to reach state championship series
Hiwassee Dam – The Hiwassee Dam softball team’s coined phrase “Atta, baby!” was often mocked by Lincoln Charter’s visiting section in Saturday’s 1A West Regional Championship final, but it was the ...
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 53 53 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 | 40 40 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 | 47 47 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 | 35 35 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 | 32 32 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 | 25 25 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 | 16 16 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 | 10 10 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 | 19 19 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 | 20 20 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 | 20 20 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 | 22 22 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 | 10 10 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 | 25 25 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 | 25 25 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 | 35 35 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 | 33 33 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 | 23 23 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 | 22 22 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 | 33 33 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 | 21 21 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 | 301 301 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 | 308 308 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 | 241 241 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 | 178 178 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 | 144 144 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 | 113 113 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 | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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