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Eagles Get Consecutive District Wins

Eagles Get Consecutive District Wins

By Lee Ramsey For several weeks, the Seymour Eagle basketball team couldn’t buy a district win. Now they have won two in a row after beating Morristown-West the week before then winning against the Morristown-East Hurricanes. Both wins were on the road in Morristown for a clean sweep. After scoring[Read More…]

January 22, 2015 News, Schools, Seymour, Sports
TKA Football Receives Tons of Awards

TKA Football Receives Tons of Awards

By Lee Ramsey The King’s Academy football program under the leadership of head coach Matt Lowe absolutely dominated the 2014 Division II – A East/Middle All District and state awards. Standout running back Jason Maduafokwa and defensive standout Chandler Viscardis earned a place on the TSWA Division II- A all-state[Read More…]

January 22, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Lady Eagles Defeat Cherokee

Lady Eagles Defeat Cherokee

By Lee Ramsey What a difference a week made for the Seymour Lady Eagles basketball team as they went from losing two district 2-AAA games in a row to winning two in a row. After losing to Jefferson County and Morristown-West the Lady Eagles rolled over Morristown-East and Cherokee by a[Read More…]

January 22, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Seymour Runner-up in County Wrestling

Seymour Runner-up in County Wrestling

By: Lee Ramsey The Seymour Eagles wrestling team recently finished runner-up in the Sevier County dual meet at Sevier County High School. The four teams participating were the Seymour Eagles, Sevier County Smoky Bears, Pigeon Forge Tigers and Northview Academy. Pigeon Forge was the only team to defeat the Eagles therefore[Read More…]

January 22, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Seymour Picks up First District Win

Seymour Picks up First District Win

By: Lee Ramsey The Seymour Eagles basketball team picked up their first District 2-AAA win of the season as they defeated the Morristown-West Trojans 62-52 at Morristown. Earlier in the week, the Eagles lost to Jefferson County 80-51 at Seymour in a game that was much closer than the score[Read More…]

January 15, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Lady Eagles Devastated by Lady Trojans

Lady Eagles Devastated by Lady Trojans

By: Lee Ramsey The Seymour Lady Eagles basketball team has had better weeks. This week was a disaster as the Lady Eagles lost earlier in the week to the Jefferson County Lady Patriots 48 to 35 at Seymour, then traveled to Morristown-West only to be blown out 59-20 by the[Read More…]

January 15, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Eagle Wrestling Gets Sweet Revenge

Eagle Wrestling Gets Sweet Revenge

By: Lee Ramsey Last season the Maryville Rebels wrestling team defeated the Seymour Eagles wrestling team in the Region 3-AAA Duals thus knocking the Eagles out of any chance of moving on to the state championship competition. The Eagles recently got revenge for last season as they defeated the Rebels[Read More…]

January 15, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Seymour Bowling Regular Season Ends

Seymour Bowling Regular Season Ends

By: Lee Ramsey In a rebuilding season, the Seymour High School Bowling team’s season ended last week in the district competition as both the boys and girls lost to Sevier County. The Eagles lost a multitude of top seniors from last year who advanced to the region and state at[Read More…]

January 15, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Long Time Trooper Retires From Spotlight

Long Time Trooper Retires From Spotlight

By: Lee Ramsey Dennis Murray from Sevier County recently retired as a Tennessee State Trooper after 38 years of service. People retire every day, however, the Murray retirement marks the end of a very interesting career especially in the world of University of Tennessee sports. The 61 year old Murray[Read More…]

January 8, 2015 News, Sports
Eagles Win Christmas Tourney

Eagles Win Christmas Tourney

By: Lee Ramsey The Seymour Eagles basketball team hosted their annual Christmas tournament the last week of December and they took the championship with wins over Dawson Christian Academy, Sweetwater and George Washington Carver Cobras from Memphis. Seymour won the championship game over G.W. Carver 56-50 in a hard fought[Read More…]

January 8, 2015 Schools, Seymour, Sports