Sports

Million Dollar Students – NCHS Seniors Bring Home Big Scholarship Money

Nashville Community High School reported that its seniors were awarded approximately $996,000 in academic scholarships to the various colleges they are headed to in the fall. By Alex Haglund     If education is an investment, that investment is showing returns for a group of 26 seniors at Nashville Community High School. Those seniors have, collectively,

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Alicia Heggemeier Named Hornets Athletic Director

    Alicia Heggemeier. By Alex Haglund and Brent Huelsmann     The Nashville Community High School Board held their reorganizational meeting on the evening of Monday, May 1, and in addition to the regular business of an initial meeting of a new board the board also went into closed session for personnel issues, and upon returning

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Greenville Tournament Schedule Released

The schedule for the 2017 “Ish” Smith Baseball Classic, which will be held on May 13, has been released. It was named in honor of Robert “Ish” Smith, who was the former coach of the Greenville College baseball team, and the former president of Greenville College. This year  will feature six different teams. Competing this

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Jr. Hornettes Win Home Finale

The Jr. Hornettes finished up their home schedule with a win on April 24 after finishing tied for third in the conference at the JSWEC meet on April 21. At the JSWEC meet on April 21, the Jr. Hornettes finished in a tie for third with 80 points. DuQuoin took the conference championship with 131

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Jr. Hornets Compete At Conference

The Nashville Middle School boys track team with their conference meet on April 21, and a four-team home meet on April 24. The Jr. Hornets finished in sixth place at the conference meet, which was held on April 21 in DuQuoin, this season. Nashville got two third place finishes, and one fifth place finish in

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Quality Pitching Leads Hornets Down The Stretch

Senior Austin Anderson pitched a complete game with 12 strikeouts in the Hornets 8-1 win over Red Bud on May 1. By Brent Huelsmann As the calendar turns to May and the season begins to wind down, the Nashville Hornets’ pitchers have continued to lead the way on the mound. The starting pitchers for the

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Hornettes Track Team Goes Back To Back At NIT

The Nashville Hornettes track team took home the NIT title for the second straight year. Front row: Brittnie Bartling, Grace Maschhoff, Rachael Kell, Avery Meade, Jaylyn Bower, and Josie Middleton. Middle Row: Sydney Schnitker, Sabrina Kollbaum, Jadah Heidel, Kylie Kozuszek, Destyn Hausner. Back Row: Hannah Meade, Taylor Cook, Kayla Ivey, Elley Szopinski. Not pictured: Janie

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Offense Blasts Hornettes Past Okawville And Central

Karly Stanowski swings hard at a pitch during the Hornettes 15-0 win over Okawville on April 27. The Nashville Hornettes softball team scored a combined 26 runs in their two wins this week as they picked up victories over Central and Okawville. The Hornettes moved their record on the season to 18-10, as they move

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Tim Kuhn Resigns

    Outgoing Hornets Football Coach Tim Kuhn at the front of his squad following their 2015 playoff loss to Auburn. By Brent Huelsmann     Five years after taking the helm of the Nashville Hornets football team, head coach Tim Kuhn has resigned. Kuhn will be taking over the reigns of the football team at Brentwood

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