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Hornettes Hold Awards Banquet

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes girls basketball team capped off a season in which they won the Nashville Thanksgiving Tournament, finished fifth in the Mascoutah Tournament, and took home the Consolation Championship in the Highland Tournament with the Awards Banquet, held at Nashville High School on Monday March 13. The Hornettes also won their

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Meier Finishes Fourth At State

” By Brent Huelsmann After advancing in a tie-breaker at Sectionals, Trevor Meier was one of 32 shooters in the Class 2A Three Point Showdown, which was held at Carver Arena in Peoria during the Class 1A/2A State Finals this past weekend. The Preliminary round featured all 32 Class 2A shooters and was held on

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Jr. Hornettes Lose Two Of Three

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Jr. Hornettes volleyball team A-team lost two of their three match ups this week as they lost to Okawville and Pinckneyville before beating Chester. The Jr. Hornettes began their week by taking on Okawville on February 27. The Jr. Hornettes A-team lost their matchup, losing the first game 25-14, and

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Hornets Win Murphysboro Tournament

By Brent Huelsmann For the second straight season, the Nashville Hornets Sophomore Boys Basketball team took home the Championship in the Murphysboro Tournament. The Hornets defeated Central in overtime 52-45 to take home the Championship. The Hornets started out the tournament on February 25. Nashville played in the first game of the tournament, as they

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Meier Advances To State

By Brent Huelsmann Although the Nashville Hornets boys basketball team fell short of making it to the IHSA Class 2A State Finals, Nashville fans will still have something to root for. Nashville senior Trevor Meier advanced in the IHSA Class 2A Three Point Showdown. Meier was the seventh shooter in the competition before the Sectional

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Kasten And Stanowski Earn Honors

By Brent Huelsmann The IBCA Class 1A/2A All State Teams were announced as well as the Southern Illinois River to River Mississippi Division All Conference team. Nashville Hornettes juniors Karly Stanowski and Paige Kasten were named to the IBCA Class 2A All-State Honorable Mention. Both Stanowski and Kasten were also named to the Southern Illinois

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Hornets Season Ends At Sectionals

By Brent Huelsmann For the second straight season, the Nashville Hornets boys basketball team’s season ended in the Sectional Final. Last year it was Central, but this year it was the Alton Marquette Explorers that ended Nashville’s season. The Hornets finished the season with a record of 20-13. It was the 31st consecutive season in

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