Maroon Devils football begins practice
Swain County High School Maroon Devils football began practice on Monday, July 30 at the outdoor field at Swain County Middle School. The first varsity game of the season will be Aug. 10 at Pisgah for a scrimmage. The Devils won’t play the first home game of the season until Aug. 31 against North Henderson. The JV football team will host Rosman for a scrimmage on Aug. 30 with the first regular season game on Sept. 6 away at Hayesville. See Thursday's paper for the full schedules.