BASKETBALL: Lady Braves get big win at Swain; Braves lose close one 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    BRYSON CITY – The Cherokee Lady Braves (3-0) led the entire game as they remained unbeaten with a big 79-51 win at Swain County on Friday, Dec. 14.  Deante Toineeta, sophomore guard, led the way for Cherokee with 23 points followed by Tori Teesateskie, senior guard, with 19.   “I thought More...

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By Scott On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

BASKETBALL: Braves, Lady Braves sweep Hayesville in home opener

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Following several postponements due to weather and other factors, the Cherokee Braves (1-1) and Lady Braves (2-0) finally got to play their home opener.  The More...

By Scott On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

BOXING: Bahe places second at USA Boxing National Championships

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Mariah Bahe, a member of the Navajo Nation with Eastern Band Cherokee heritage, took second place in the Junior Girls 95lb division at the USA Boxing Elite and More...

By Scott On Monday, December 10th, 2018

Cherokee Recreation Basketball – 3-4 year old schedule

  Sunday, Dec. 16 1:30 p.m.: PJ Masks vs. Supermonsters 2 p.m.: Paw Patrol vs. Trolls 2:30 p.m.: Team Peppa vs. Backyardigans   Sunday, Jan. 6 1:30 p.m.: Team Peppa vs. Trolls 2 p.m.: Backardigans vs. More...

By Scott On Sunday, December 9th, 2018

FOOTBALL: Evans, Coach Briggs receive Shrine Bowl invites 

Isaiah Evans (#5), Braves senior running back, has been selected to play for the North Carolina squad in the 82nd Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas to be played at Wofford College in Spartanburg on Saturday, Dec. 15. More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Download entry and roster forms for NASA Basketball Tournament 2019

  Following are information, entry, and roster forms for the NASA Basketball Tournament being hosted by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians on Jan. 11-12, 2019. NASA General Information Flyer 2019 NASA Basketball More...

By Scott On Sunday, October 28th, 2018

CROSS COUNTRY: Regional meet held at Asheville Christian 

  SWANNANOA – The 1A West Regional cross country meet was held on the morning of Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Asheville Christian cross country course in Swannanoa.  Lincoln Charter swept the team championships More...

By Scott On Sunday, October 28th, 2018

ON THE SIDELINES: A track star with a big heart 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    While on the sidelines at various events, I’ve had the opportunity to meet some cool athletes (high school, college, and professional), but it’s More...

By Scott On Saturday, October 20th, 2018

RUNNING: Hundreds brave rain for Cherokee harvest race

WINNERS: James Quattlebaum (left) and Ricky Flynn, both from Greenville, SC, came in first and second place overall in the Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon on the morning of Saturday, Oct. 20. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One More...

By Scott On Thursday, October 18th, 2018

CROSS COUNTRY: CMS boys, girls take second in Conference Championship

RACING: Austin San Souci (left), Swain Middle School, and Dalmon King, Cherokee Middle School, run hard near the one-mile mark of the two-mile middle school boys race at the Smoky Mountain Cross Country Championship More...