Sports

Cross Country Competes At First To The Finish Kickoff Meet

By Brent Huelsmann The NCHS cross country teams were back in action on the campus of SIU-Edwardsville on August 26 for one of the biggest meets of the year at the Fight To The Finish Kickoff Meet. On the boys side, 36 schools competed, while 32 schools competed on the girls side. The Hornets finished

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St. Ann/TSJ Baseball Splits Two Games

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann/TSJ Baseball team split their two games this past week as they fell to St. Mary’s Mt. Vernon, but bounced back to defeat Woodlawn. The St. Ann/TSJ Baseball team suffered their first loss of the season, 4-2 to St. Mary’s Mt. Vernon on August 22. After taking an early 3-0

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Hornettes Begin Season Against Lady Rockets

Jenna Harris goes up and looks to tip the ball over the Okawville defenders during the Hornettes three game win over the Lady Rockets. After starting out the season with a win over Okawville, the Nashville Hornettes volleyball team dropped two of their three games at the SIRR Conference Tournament, held in Herrin on October

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Jr. Hornets Win Three Of Four

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornets have won three of their last four games as they defeated Pinckneyville, Wesclin, and Chester, but dropped a contest to Trico. The Jr. Hornets game on August 17 against Murphysboro was rained out. Nashville’s record stands at 8-2 on the season. On August 15, the Jr.

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Hornettes Wrap Up Busy Week

Senior Rachael Kell hits the ball towards the green during the Hornettes win over West Frankfort and Pinckneyville on August 22. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes girls golf team wrapped up a busy week in which they competed in the Midwest Girls Golf Shootout, the Massac County Tournament, and a three-team match with Pinckneyville

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St. Ann/TSJ Softball Drops Two Of Three

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann/TSJ Softball team dropped two of their last three games as they lost to Pinckneyville 204 and Mt. Vernon St. Mary’s while picking up a win against Hoyleton/Hoffman/Grand Prairie/ILS. The St. Ann/TSJ Softball team could not get anything working offensively as they fell to Pinckneyville 204 17-1 on August 17.

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Hornets Finish Second At Okawville Tournament

The Nashville Hornets Boys Golf team finished second at the Okawville Tournament on August 26. From left to right: Jacob Maschhoff, Carson Parker, Terry Pelczynski, Kelton Harre, Todd Jahnke, and Gabe Kreid. The Nashville Hornets boys golf team wrapped this  week with a second place finish at the Okawville Tournament on August 26. The Hornets

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Indians Shut Down Hornets

The Nashville Hornets defense brings down a Carlyle ball carrier during the first half of the Hornets season opening loss to the Indians. The first game of the season did not go as planned for the Hornets as they fell to the Carlyle Indians 34-27.  A close game at halftime, the Indians used a big

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Jr. Hornettes Pick Up Two Wins

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornettes softball team won two contests against Trico and Carlyle. The Jr. Hornettes won both matchups on the road before their August 17 game against Murphysboro was rained out. On August 14, the Jr. Hornettes traveled to take on Carlyle. Carlyle got on the board first with

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St. Ann/TSJ Softball Begins Season

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann/TSJ softball team opened their season with a loss as they could not hold off St. Bruno on August 14. Both teams went back and forth, but St. Bruno was able to come out on top 14-13. St. Ann/TSJ took the first lead of the game in the top of

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