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Hornets Compete In All-Star Games

The Southern Illinois All-Star Game was held June 9 in DuQuoin. From left to right: Andrew Kash, Arturo Garcia, Cole Pedtke, and Ethan Reid. Kash, Garcia, Pedtke, and Reid were on Team Woodward, coached by Jim Woodward. The Nashville Hornets were well-represented in the Southern Illinois All-Star Game, which was held on June 9. Andrew

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Clarkes And Old Capitals Go Back To The 1860s

    A player for The Vandalia Old Capitols, complete with waxed handlebar moustache, “hurls” the ball in one of the team’s vintage base ball games, played against the Murphysboro Clarkes at Memorial Park in Nashville on Saturday, June 24. Vintage Base Ball was brought to Nashville thanks to the Washington County Historical Society who organized

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NCHS Volleyball Camps

Eight Graders at the camp were: Cheyenne Boester, Jordan Donato, Ally Johannes, Daphne Kollbaum, Hazel Konkel, Talanie Kozuszek, Brooklyne Luessenheide, Hanna Niedbalski, Emmerson Pazkiewicz, Addison Povolish, Caitlynn Pytlinski, Halle Rueter, Emily Schnitker, Lilly Taft, and Kirsten Twenhafel. Freshmen that participated in the camp were: Jade Bannert, Reagen Burke, Madison Droege, Sami Edwards, Brianna Elder, Ashlyn

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Nashville Blue Racer Swim Team

The Nashville Blue Racer Swim Team has started their season off with a bang!  They have competed in four swim meets so far this summer. Their first meet on Tuesday June 13 in Millstadt, IL was a win with over score respectively 330 points to 270 points. The second meet on Thursday June 15 was

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Nashville Summer Baseball Falls To Mascoutah

The Hornets summer baseball team fell to Mascoutah on Tuesday June 20 6-5. Cameron Parker started the game for Nashville. Tanner Bergmann drove in two runs. Bryce Bultman and Kelton Harre each drove in a run in the loss. The Hornets Summer Baseball team suffered a close loss to Mascoutah this past week, as the

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Boys Track All-South Announced

The Southern Illinois Coaches Association Class 1A Boys Track All-South selections were announced with three individuals and one relay team from Nashville Community High School receiving the honor.  One Okawville Rocket was named All-South. In Mid-Distance, Brandon Schnitker was named All-South. Schnitker had an amazing year for the Hornets. Schnitker broke the school record in

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Hornettes Hand Out Awards

Sophie Heck was named Most Improved Player, Mackenzie McFeron was named Team MVP, Top Offensive Player, and finished with the Top Batting Average, Alli Liske was given the Hornette Award. Not Pictured: Paige Kasten was given the Top Defensive Player Award. After a season in which the Nashville Hornettes softball team finished with a  22-14

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Hornets Bass Fishing Team Competes At State

After weather postponed the IHSA Bass Fishing State Finals, the Hornets Bass Fishing team finally got on the water at Carlyle Lake on June 14 and June 15. The Hornets had one boat in the State Finals, manned by Tanner McFeron and Jake Kwiatowski. The Hornets caught one fish on the first day of competition,

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Hornets Summer Baseball Dominates Freeburg

The Hornets Summer Baseball team easily defeated Freeburg on June 13 as they cruised to a 16-1 victory in five innings. Nashville used five different pitchers in the game, and broke the game open with 11 runs in the fourth inning. Cameron Parker started the game, and pitched the first inning, giving up a leadoff

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