Sports

St. Ann/TSJ Baseball Loses Two Straight

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann/TSJ baseball team had a tough week as they dropped two straight games to Central City and to Centralia Jr. High to end the month of August. Central City doubled up St. Ann/TSJ on August 28 as they took the win 12-6. Central City took the lead early and did

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Jr. Hornettes Continue Strong Start

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornettes team has continued their strong start picking up six wins. The Jr. Hornettes defeated DuQuoin, Sparta, Okawville, Chester, Wesclin, and Pinckneyville. Nashville moved their record to 9-2 this season. The Jr. Hornettes celebrated the eclipse with a dominating 26-7 win over Pinckneyville on August 21. Nashville

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Hornets Golf Team Moves To 9-1 In Matches

Kelton Harre watches his putt during a Hornets match held at Nashville Municipal Golf Course on August 31. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornets boys golf team suffered their first loss of the season in matches this past week but bounced back to back matches to finish out the week. The Hornets are now 9-1

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Hornettes Cross Country Takes First At Murphysboro Invitational

The Girls Cross Country team took home first place at the Murphysboro Invitational on August 30. Back Row from left to right: Jadah Heidel, Brittnie Bartling, Jaylyn Bower, Avery Meade, Kylie Kozuszek, and Micah Arnold. Front Row from left to right: Destyn Hausner-Mills, Sabrina Kollbaum, Kiley Heidel, and Havalen Pierce. By Brent Huelsmann The Harriers

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Hornettes Fall To Central

Mackenzie McFeron volleys the ball back over the net during the Hornettes two game loss to the Central Lady Cougars on August 31 By Brent Huelsmann After a close first game, the Nashville Hornettes volleyball team could not get anything working  in game two as they fell to the Central Lady Cougars 25-21, 25-7. The

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Hornets Hold On To Defeat Massac County

Senior Tanner Bergmann makes the catch down the sideline during the Hornets 17-12 win over Massac County. By Brent Huelsmann After an opening season loss to the Carlyle Indians, the Nashville Hornets football team bounced back with a 17-12 win over Massac County, avenging a loss last season. The Patriots beat the Hornets 14-13 last

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Hornettes Win Lady Panther Invitational

From left to right: Hannah Harris, Jordan Stiegman, Brooke Bartling, Hope Rueter, Rachael Kell, and Rylee White. The Nashville Hornettes girls golf team continued their strong start to the season by winning, the Lady Panther Invitational for the second straight year, and by beating Mascoutah and Okawville in a three-team match. The Hornettes began the

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Okawville Cross Country Continues Season

The boys and girls cross country teams continued their season this past week as they competed in Murphysboro and in New Athens. On August 30, Okawville traveled to Murphysboro for the Murphysboro Invitational. The boys finished ninth out of 19 teams, while the girls team did not have a team due to some girls playing

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Freshmen Hornets Off To Hot Start

The Nashville High School Freshman Football team is off to a hot start this season as they took first place in the Freshmen Jamboree in Freeburg, as well as defeating Mater Dei on August 31. The Freshmen played their first game of the season against Freeburg as the Freshmen Jamboree on August 26. The Hornets

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Okawville Golfers Take First And Second

Two members of the Okawville girls golf team took home the top two individual spots at the Okawville Invitational Golf Tournament, held on August 26 at Roland Barkau Memorial Golf Course in Okawville. Megan Hettenhausen was the top finisher overall with a score of 82 in the tournament. Erin Klasing finished runner-up as she was

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