Softball Sub-Sectionals Released

By Brent Huelsmann The IHSA Class 2A Softball Sub-Sectionals were announced this past week. The Hornettes were placed in the Johnston City Super Sectional. If the Hornettes make it out of Regionals, the Hornettes will play in the Johnston City Sectional. Nashville was placed in Sub-Sectional B of the Johnston City Sectional. Joining the Hornettes

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Hornettes Seniors Compete In 40th Annual Lions Basketball Classic

Karly Stanowski, Paige Kasten and Rachael Kell, joined by Hornettes coaches Doug Althoff, Gary Mueller, and Kevin Meyer before the game.  The three NCHS seniors from the Nashville Hornettes basketball team were back on the court Friday night as they played in the 40th Annual Lions Club Classic. Rachael Kell, Karly Stanowski, and Paige Kasten

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Hornettes Win Slugfest Over Carbondale

Kyleigh Guinzy crushed a first inning grand slam to deep center field to help the Hornettes to a 17-13 win over Carbondale on March 30. By Brent Huelsmann Even with three games cancelled due to weather, the Nashville Hornettes softball team managed to get three contests in this past week as they went 2-1 picking

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Hornets Squeak Past Centralia

The Hornets played a little small ball to get past Centralia as Kelton Harre lays down a bunt down the third base line that would score Nick Paszkiewicz.  By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornets baseball team has been battling the elements just to get on the field this season. The Hornets have had eight games

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Bultman And Parker Named All-South

By Brent Huelsmann The Southern Illinois Coaches Association announced All-South for IHSA Classes 1A-3A, with two members of the Hornets and two members of the Okawville Rockets being named. Twelve players were named in each class. In Class 2A both Bryce Bultman and Carson Parker were named All-South representing the Hornets. Bultman led the Hornets

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Local Swimmers Compete At Heartland Area Championships

Sophie Schubert, Hazel Konkel, and Scarlet Konkel recently competed in the Heartland Area Championships for swimming. The swim meet was held March 16th-18th at the Chuck Fruit Aquatic Center in Edwardsville, IL. They swim for the Centralia Rec Center YMCA (CRCY) Barracudas. Before the short course season begins, Area times are determined by the YMCA

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Hutchison To Cheer At McKendree University

NCHS Senior Holly Hutchison signed to cheer at McKendree University after graduation. Holly is seated in the center. To Holly’s right is Holly’s mother Connie Marten. To Holly’s left is Steve Clanton, McKendree University Cheerleading Head Coach/ Spirit Director. Standing from left to right: NCHS Principal Mark Begando, NCHS Athletic Director Alicia Heggemeier, NCHS Cheerleading

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Hornets Hold End Of The Season Banquet

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville High School boys basketball team capped off their season with their annual end of the season banquet, held in the NCHS Cafeteria on March 20. The NCHS Cheerleading squad was the first to hand out awards. Parker Quillman was given the Most-Improved Award. Emily Wisely given the Spirit Award. Sarah

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