Maroon Devil Damian Lossiah, quarterback, senior, holds onto the ball to add points in the 34-0 win over the Cherokee Braves last week

Swain shuts out Cherokee to begin season 1-0

The beginnings seemed inauspicious: A February kickoff to the season and heavy rain blanketing Swain County. Yet once the Maroon Devils took over on offense, it was same old Swain football. The Devils blanked Cherokee, 34-0, to start the season 1-0…