District #49 Call Home, Friday November 17, 2017

The lost and found table in the primary school foyer is overflowing!! Please ask your child to stop by and claim belongings on Monday. Anything left on Tuesday, November 21st will be donated to the BCMW. There will be no school on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, November 22, 23, and 24 for Thanksgiving Break! The Primary School Christmas Program will take

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Saints Win Three Straight

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann Saints boys basketball team picked up three wins this past week as they defeated TSJ/ILS in the Feeder School Shootout at NCHS as well as defeating St. Libory and Hoyleton/Grand Prairie earlier in the week. The Saints got the week started with a 51-34 win over the Hoyleton/Grand Prairie

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St. Ann Defeats Ashley, Falls To Opdyke/BelleRive

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann girls basketball team split their two games this past week as they fell to Opdyke/BelleRive before bouncing back to defeat Ashley. On November 6, the Lady Saints traveled to take on Opdyke/BelleRive. Opdyke/BelleRive was just too much for the Lady Saints as St. Ann fell by a score of

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Jr. Hornettes Continue Strong Start

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornettes have had a strong start to this year’s campaign. Nashville moved their record to 8-2 on the season after picking up win over Woodlawn, Unity Point Carbondale, and Sparta. The Jr. Hornettes played DuQuoin on November 14, and will play Pinckneyville on November 16. The Jr.

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TSJ/ILS Split Two Games

By Brent Huelsmann The TSJ/ILS Lady Titans split their two games this past week as they defeated Ashley but fell to Tamaroa/St. Bruno. The Lady Titans record this season is 5-2. The TSJ/ILS Lady Titans hosted Tamaroa/St. Bruno on November 7. The Lady Titans came out of the gate quick in the first half, but

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Jr. Hornets Pick Up Two Wins

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Jr. Hornets boys basketball team picked up two wins this past week over Trico and Carlyle to move their record to 4-2 on the season. The Jr. Hornets seventh grade team picked up one win as they defeated Trico, but fell to Carlyle. Nashville’s first action of the week was

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Hackstadt To Play At SIU-Edwardsville

Madison Hackstadt signed to play basketball at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Madison is sitting next to her parents Neal and Angie Hackstadt. The back row is Okawville High School Athletic Director Jon Kraus, Okawville High School basketball coach Michelle Hasheider-Burianek, and Okawville High School principal Keith Senior. By Brent Huelsmann Okawville senior Madison Hackstadt has

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Titans Finish Third At Christ Our Rock 7th Grade Tournament

Front row:  Zach Brinkmann, Parker Renken, Dillon Teter, Lucas Wojtowicz, Gabe Kurtz. Back Row: Coach John Kroeger, Owen Dunn, Kendall Vallett, Jack Kroeger, Connor Davis, Evan Perry, Coach Ryan Blumhorst, and John Blumhorst. The Trinity St. John/Immanuel Lutheran Titans were active this past week in the Christ Our Rock 7th Grade Tournament.  The first match

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21st Annual Feeder School Shootout

Area teams got on the floor of Assembly Hall for the 21st Annual Feeder School Shootout. Ashley, Hoyleton/Grand Prairie, Nashville, TSJ/ILS, Oakdale, and St. Ann all competed, as well as non-feeder schools Carlyle and Willow Grove. In the first matchup of the  night, Ashley defeated Hoyleton Grand Prairie 49-27. The second game of the night

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TSJ/ILS Lady Titans Finish 3rd At Pinckneyville 204 Tournament

By Brent Huelsmann The TSJ/ILS Lady Titans continued their hot start to the season with a third place finish in the Pinckneyville 204 Tournament. The Lady Titans defeated Trico and Pinckneyville Jr. High in the tournament and fell to Albers. TSJ/ILS has a record of 4-1 on the season. The Lady Titans began the tournament

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