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Baseball All-South Announced

After a successful season in which the Hornets won the SIRR Conference: Mississippi Division, won their Regional, and won their Sectional, four Hornets players were named Southern Illinois Coaches Association All South. Hornets coach Chad Malawy was also named the Coach of the Year in Class 2A. Hayden Heggemeier, Cody Bauza, Ryan Brink, and Austin

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Girls Basketball Camps Held At NCHS

Nashville High School played host to Girls Basketball camps this past week,as athletes between 4th and 9th grade took to the floor at Assembly Hall. Coaches pictured are: Dempsey Witte, Jenny Witte, Jordi Harre, Tierny Moore, Gary Mueller, and Doug Althoff. 4th-6th Grade Arabella Alfeldt, Payton Basden, Tessa Bergmann, Jadyn Dees, Lily Emge, Katie Johns,

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Hornettes Volleyball Squad Hands Out Awards

As the 2016-17 school year wound down to a close, the Nashville Hornettes volleyball team handed out team awards for the 2016 season. Six players received awards for their play during the season. The Hornettes finished 14-21 last season, and lost to Althoff in the Regional Semi-Finals. Althoff would go on to finish third in

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Hornets Bass Fishing Team Finishes Second At Conference

From left to right: Tanner McFeron, Coach Doug Borgmann, Grant Reed, Andrew Bierman, Jake Kwiatowski, Coach Jason Alli.   The Nashville Hornets Bass Fishing team competed at the Conference Tournament at Kinkaid Lake just outside of Murphysboro. Eight teams competed in the tournament with Pinckneyville finishing third, Nashville finishing second, and Murphysboro taking first place.

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Athletes Hit The Diamond At NCHS

Nashville High School played host to baseball camps this past week as kids between kindergarten and ninth grade took to the ball diamond for camps held at Nashville Community High School. The Little Sluggers Camp was for kindergarten to third grade and took place June 5 through June 8. Fourth through ninth grade athletes also

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Sting Win Maifest Tournament

The Nashville Sting 11U Baseball team won first place in the Nashville Maifest tournament.  Back Row: Harrison Zgonina, Brady Stein, Devin Schill, Kaden Linkey, Owen Dunn, Andrew Windler. Front Row:  Talan Robinson, Blaine Emrick, Trey Reinburg, Parker Renken, JT Malawy, Silas Hill. Coached by Jeremy Stein, Brandon Emrick, Rhett Renken and Chad Malawy.

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Seven Hornettes Make All-Conference

The Southern Illinois River to River Conference announced their All-Conference team for the Mississippi Division this past week, with a total of seven Hornettes making the team. Three Nashville players made the first team, while four Hornettes made the second team. The Hornettes finished with three players on the SIRR All-Conference First Team, Mississippi Division.

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Hornets Dominate All-Conference Team

After a season in which the Nashville Hornets baseball team finished 30-7, won the Southern Illinois River to River: Mississippi Division, won the Red Bud Regional, and won the Benton Sectional, it was no surprise the Hornets would be well-represented on the SIRR Mississippi Division All-Conference team. On the SIRR Mississippi Division All-Conference First Team,

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Stephen Kozuszek Gets Hornets Football Head Coaching Gig

Stephen Kozuszek, Hornets Football Offensive Coordinator under former head coach Tim Kuhn, has been tapped to lead the gridiron squad beginning next season. By Brent Huelsmann     Just a few weeks removed from Tim Kuhn resigning as coach of the Nashville Hornets football team, Nashville has a new coach. The Hornets stayed in-house with the

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Harre To Coach Boys Basketball

Wayne Harre, longtime Hornets Girls Basketball Coach and former Hornets athletic director, has been tapped to lead the NCHS Boys Basketball team. By Brent Huelsmann     A few weeks after a loss in the Sectional Final to Alton Marquette, the Nashville Hornets basketball program was looking for a new coach. Brad Weathers, retired from coaching

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