2017-18 Georgia Swarm regular season schedule

    Day Date Opponent Time (ET) Arena Friday Dec. 8 at New England 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena Saturday Dec. 23 at Colorado 9:00 p.m. Pepsi Center Saturday Dec. 30 Rochester 7:05 p.m. Infinite Energy Arena Saturday Jan. 6 Saskatchewan 7:05 p.m. Infinite Energy Arena Saturday Jan. 13 at Calgary 9:00 p.m. Scotiabank Saddledome Saturday Jan. More...

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By Scott On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee hosts Invitational meet 

ANCHOR: With a third place finish, Oztin Swayney helped lead the Cherokee Middle School boys to a second place team finish at the Cherokee XC Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 16. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)   By More...

By Scott On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

FOOTBALL: Braves top Mustangs in tight game

SEALED: Byron Locust, Braves senior defensive lineman, sacks Smoky Mountain’s Nate Coffey to help seal the victory for Cherokee. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Byron More...

By Scott On Monday, September 11th, 2017

ON THE SIDELINES: Quit downing Indian kids, lift them up

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   While On the Sidelines is a sports column, as we know, many times sports-related issues go beyond the boundaries of the field.  This week I’m going to tackle More...

By Scott On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

FOOTBALL: Braves blank Blues 34-0 

TOUGH RUN: Tye Mintz (#1), senior quarterback, goes full blast on a 19-yard touchdown run in the first quarter. On the night, he completed 6 of 14 passes for 147 yards and two touchdowns, and he rushed the ball More...

By Scott On Monday, August 28th, 2017

FOOTBALL: Braves win Battle of the Nations

VICTORIOUS: The Cherokee Braves celebrate their win in the Battle of the Nations over the Choctaw Warriors in Philadelphia, Miss. on Friday, Aug. 25. (SALLY DAVIS/One Feather)   PHILADELPHIA, Miss. – The More...

By Scott On Thursday, August 24th, 2017

ON THE SIDELINES: Sports can teach life lessons…if we let them

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Oftentimes, we hear the buzz phrase “life lessons” tossed around when discussing the reasons why kids should be involved in competitive sports.  This past More...

By Scott On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Parker to be inducted into Swain Athletic Hall of Fame

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Shelby Parker, an EBCI tribal member, will be inducted into the Swain County High School Athletic Hall of Fame on Thursday, Sept. 28.  While there, she excelled More...

By Scott On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

FOOTBALL: Braves get big win in season-opener 

GOOD BLOCKING: Cherokee’s Seth Smith (52) and Byron Locust (70) seal off a huge hole for Isaiah Evans to run through in a season-opening game at North Buncombe on Friday, Aug. 18. On the night, Evans ran 12 times More...

By Scott On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

ON THE SIDELINES: Let’s hear a cheer for the cheerleaders

SQUAD: The 2017 Cherokee High School varsity cheerleading squad is shown in the Charles George Memorial Arena on Wednesday, Aug. 16. Shown (top-bottom) – far left line: Jordan Maney, Breece Saunooke, Mattie Maney, More...