BASKETBALL: First Lady Braves Alumni game held 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    The stands were not full, but the building was full of enthusiasm, nostalgia, and fun as the first annual Cherokee Lady Braves Alumni basketball game was held on the afternoon of Saturday, March 24 in the Charles George Memorial Arena.  The game, organized by Kelsey Jackson (Class of 2011), featured More...

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By Scott On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

RUNNING: Tribal members conquer Emerald Isle, continue to spread positive message

RACE: The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians was well-represented at the Emerald Isle race was held on Saturday, March 10 and included a marathon, half-marathon, and 5K races. Shown (left-right) are – Kallup McCoy More...

By Scott On Monday, March 12th, 2018

LACROSSE: Swarm uniforms to honor EBCI and stickball

  DULUTH, Ga. – The 2017 NLL World Champion Georgia Swarm will honor the history of lacrosse during its third annual Native American Heritage Night presented by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and More...

By Scott On Friday, March 9th, 2018

BOXING: Bahe wins USA Boxing regional championship

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Mariah Bahe, of Navajo and Eastern Band Cherokee heritage, is a top-ranked boxer in the teen ranks with broad ambitions on her mind.  She won the Intermediate More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

ON THE SIDELINES: Tribal nations should be represented at the Olympics

PRIDE: Holden Straughan, an EBCI tribal member and senior member of the Cherokee Braves varsity football team, carries the flag of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians into Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh prior More...

By Scott On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

BASKETBALL: Teesateskie, Tisho named first team All-District

ALL-DISTRICT: Cherokee’s Tori Teesateskie (#30) takes a shot while Smoky Mountain’s Shay Tisho (#12) defends during a game at Smoky Mountain on the evening of Dec. 19, 2017. Teesateskie and Tisho, both EBCI More...

By Scott On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

BASKETBALL: Three Cherokee players, other tribal members on All-Star roster

INSIDE: Cherokee’s Holden Straughan (#20) has been selected to play in the 66th Annual Blue-White All-Star boys game on Saturday, March 17. On the season, he averaged 14.5 points and 3.9 assists per game. For More...

By Scott On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

BASKETBALL: Coach Mintz, several Lady Braves receive conference honors

COACHING AWARD: Chris Mintz, Lady Braves head coach, has been named co-Big Smoky Mountain Conference Coach of the Year. For the season, Cherokee was co-BSMC regular season champions and runner-up in the conference More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Download NAYO Basketball Tournament registration and information

NAYO Basketball March 2018 FLYER (002) 2018 NAYO Basketball entry roster forms hotel info  More...

By Scott On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

ON THE SIDELINES: Listen to Patrick Not Star and be glad you played

TEAM: The Cherokee Lady Braves share a moment prior to the Big Smoky Mountain Conference tournament final at Murphy last month. Moments like this embody what true teamwork and unity are all about – two great lessons More...