ON THE SIDELINES: New season, new team…let them play

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The last time we saw the Cherokee Braves football team in action, they were hoisting a 1A state championship trophy in the air following a rainy, sleety, snowy game against North Duplin.  That was a great day in Cherokee sports.  That was a day that many of us will never forget.  It was simply awesome More...

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By Scott On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

LACROSSE: Georgia Swarm players competing in 2018 World Championship

  The 2018 FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championship began Wednesday, July 11 in Netanya, Israel. Featuring some of the best lacrosse talent in the world, the Georgia Swarm has a number of players on a few of More...

By Scott On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Bradley, Day sign college letters of intent

NEXT LEVEL: Justus Day (left) and Marley Bradley, both Cherokee High School seniors, signed college letters of intent in a ceremony at the Cherokee High School Fieldhouse on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 30. Day More...

By Scott On Monday, May 21st, 2018

TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee athletes place at state meet

  GREENSBORO – Several members of the Cherokee High School track and field team placed at the 1A State Championship meet held on Sunday, May 20 at N.C. A&T State University in Greensboro.  The meet was More...

By Scott On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

FOOTBALL: Paul signs with Guilford College 

NEXT LEVEL: Will Paul (center), an EBCI tribal member and senior at Swain County High School, signs a letter of intent on the afternoon of Thursday, May 17 to play football this fall at Guilford College. He is shown More...

By Scott On Saturday, May 12th, 2018

TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee athletes place at regional meet, qualify for state

CHAMP: Cherokee’s Isaiah Evans, junior, won the 1A West Regional title in the boys discus throw with a throw of 147-06, the top distance in 1A competition in the state so far this season. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One More...

By Scott On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

GOLF: Straughan competes at 1A state championship

  STATE: Cherokee’s Holden Straughan competes in the 1A Men’s Golf State Championship tournament on Tuesday, May 8. (Photo courtesy of Cherokee Braves Athletic Dept.) WEST END – Cherokee’s Holden Straughan More...

By Scott On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Braves football team, Mintz receive WNC Sports Awards

TEAM: The Cherokee Braves varsity football team, shown at a ceremony on Friday, May 4 where they received their 2017 1A State Championship rings, won the Skyland Automotive Group Division II Male Team of the Year More...

By Scott On Friday, May 4th, 2018

FOOTBALL: Braves receive state championship rings

UNITY: The Cherokee Braves 2017 varsity football team was honored with their state championship rings on the evening of Friday, May 4 at Ray Kinsland Stadium. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT More...

By Scott On Friday, May 4th, 2018

Smith named SONC Athlete of the Month

TRACK: Jacee Smith, a member of the Cherokee Lady Braves varsity track team, competes in the 100M Dash at the Smoky Mountain Conference championship meet held at Cherokee High School on the afternoon of Wednesday, More...