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Jr. Hornettes Finish 3rd At Okawville Tournament

By Brent Huelsmann The Jr. Hornettes girls basketball team brought home third place at the Okawville Tournament this past week, as they picked up wins over Lebanon and Bartelso. The Jr. Hornettes dropped their only game of the tournament to Aviston. The Jr. Hornettes then returned back home on November 6 and defeated Trico. Nashville’s

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Jr. Hornets Fall In Championship Of Okawville Tournament

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornets eighth grade boys basketball team tipped off their season with the Okawville Tournament this past week. Nashville went 2-1 in the tournament winning both of their games in pool play before falling in the Championship game. The Jr. Hornets began the tournament with a 42-27 win

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TSJ/ILS Girls Basketball Tips Off

By Brent Huelsmann The TSJ/ILS girls basketball team began the season this past week with two straight wins over Red Bud/St. John Lutheran, and Steeleville. The Lady Titans began the season on October 23 as they defeated Red Bud/St. John Lutheran 39-8. TSJ/ILS took control of the game early and did not let up as

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Jr. Hornettes Win Two Of Three

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornettes basketball team has won two of their first three games as they picked up wins over Murphysboro, Centralia. Nashville dropped a contest against Albers. The Jr. Hornettes record is 2-1. In their first action of the season, the Jr. Hornettes defeated Centralia 42-32. After gaining the

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St. Ann Girls Basketball Finishes Second

The St. Ann girls basketball team brought home second place at the St. Libory Tournament. Back Row: Hazel Konkel, Ruby Konkel, Colleen Jahnke, Tailer Pelczynski, and Dan Varel. Front Row: Reese Varel, Emma Van Hise, Talanie Kozuszek, Ally Johannes, Ella Wesselmann. By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann Saints girls basketball kicked off the season with

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NIT Schedule Released

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes girls basketball team will tip off this season with the 2017 Nashville Girls Thanksgiving Tournament. The tournament will begin play on Monday November 20. Eight teams will face off for the title. This year Nashville will be joined by Benton, Collinsville, Mascoutah, Mt. Vernon, Okawville, Wesclin, and Pinckneyville. Nashville

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Feeder School Shootout Set For November 10

By Brent Huelsmann The 21st Annual Feeder School Shootout Class will take place Friday November 10 at Assembly Hall. The games will begin at 4:30 p.m. Overall four games will be played. Fans are asked to use the south gym entrance due to Shrek the Musical being held in the auditorium. Admission for the shootout

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Hornettes Season Ends At Regionals

Senior Paige Kasten sets the ball up high during the Hornettes season ending loss to Wesclin. By Brent Huelsmann For the second time in the past three seasons, the Nashville Hornettes volleyball team saw their season come to an end at the hands of the Wesclin Warriors. The Hornettes went into the IHSA Class 1A

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NCHS Cross Country Headed To State

The Hornettes Cross Country team won the first Cross Country Sectional title in NCHS history this past Saturday. Back Row: Brittnie Bartling, Jaylyn Bower, Sabrina Kollbaum, and Destyn Hausner-Mills. Front Row: Kiley Heidel, Havalen Pierce, and Grace Maschhoff. By Brent Huelsmann It was a chilly day at the IHSA Class 1A Benton Sectional, as the

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