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Wyciskalla To Spike The Competition At Rend Lake

Vanessa Wyciskalla signed to play volleyball at Rend Lake College after graduation. Wyciskalla is seated between her parents Terry and Renee Wyciskalla. Back Row from left to right: NCHS Principal Mark Begando, NCHS Athletic Director Alicia Heggemeier, Rend Lake College Volleyball Coach Reggie Bateman, NCHS Hornettes JV Volleyball Coach Nick Ramsay, and NCHS Hornettes Volunteer

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Hornettes Win Redbird Invitational

The Hornettes track team defeated 13 other teams to win the Lady Redbird Invitational at West Frankfort on April 12. Front Row: Jaylyn Bower, Sabrina Kollbaum, Josie Middleton,  Destyn Hausner, Jadah Heidel, and Kiley Heidel. Middle Row: Kylie Kozuszek, Kayla Ivey, Kourtney Stroud, Sydney Schnitker, Raqui Elliott, and Grace Maschhoff. Back Row: Autumn Evans, Allison

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Hornettes Take Down Mater Dei

Brooke Burcham looks for a pitch to hit during the Hornettes 14-4 win over Mater Dei on April 12. The Nashville Hornettes are in the midst of one of the busiest stretches of the season. Since April 10, the Hornettes have played four games, with at least five games remaining this week. Nashville hosted Carterville

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Hornets Pick Up Two Conference Wins

Gavin Baldwin looks for a pitch to hit during the Hornets 5-2 win over Chester. Baldwin would homer in the game. The Nashville Hornets baseball team has gotten into a rhythm over the last two weeks as they have won six of their past eight games. The only two hiccups being conference losses on the

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Rueter To Golf At McKendree

Hope Rueter signs to play golf at McKendree University in the fall. Front Row from left to right: Kirk Rueter, Halle Rueter, Hope Rueter, and Karla Rueter. Back Row: NCHS Principal Mark Begando, NCHS Athletic Director Alicia Heggemeier, NCHS Girls Golf Coach Doug Kell, and NCHS Girls Golf Assistant Coach Don Hawkins After being a

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Schnitker Breaks Her Own School Record

For the second time this season, Nashville Hornettes sophomore Sydney Schnitker broke her own NCHS School Record in the triple jump. Schnitker set a new record at the Lady Redbird Invitational in West Frankfort on April 12. At the meet, Schnitker jumped 35’4” which broke the school record, which she set on April 5 at

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Hornets Track Team Finishes Second At Herrin Invitational

The Nashville Hornets track team competed in two meets this past week, one Varsity meet, and one Fresh/Soph meet. The Nashville Hornets Varsity team competed at the Herrin Invitational on April 11. The Hornets hosted the Central Fresh/Soph meet this year due to construction at Central. The Herrin Invitational featured 13 teams. The Hornets finished

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