Sports

Jr. Hornets Win Two Of Three

By Brent Huelsmann The Jr. Hornets eighth grade team won two of three this past week as they defeated Rome and Pinckneyville, but fell to Sparta. The Jr. Hornets are 11-5 on the season. On December 11 the Jr. Hornets traveled to take on Rome. The Jr. Hornets got the lead early and held on

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Hornets Win Double Overtime Thriller Over Benton

Carson Parker puts up a tough shot during the first half of the Hornets 52-16 win over the Sparta Bulldogs. Parker finished with 20 points in the win. By Brent Huelsmann After losing two of their first three games to start the season, the Nashville Hornets boys basketball team pushed their win streak to five

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Hornettes Volleyball Team Hands Out End Of Season Awards

The Nashville Hornettes volleyball team handed out team awards this past week. From left to right: Paige Kasten (MVP), Sydney Brinkmann (Hornette Award), Vanessa Wyciskalla (Serving Award), Delaney Varel (Most Improved Player), and Abby Wesselmann (Defensive MVP). By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes Volleyball team has handed out their team awards for the 2017 season.

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Hornettes Come Back To Take Down Carterville

By Brent Huelsmann Down by 19 points late in the third quarter, the Nashville Hornettes basketball team completed an improbable comeback to stay perfect in conference play. The Hornettes outscored Carterville 32-10 in the second half to take a 45-40 win over the Lady Lions. The Hornettes record is 8-2 on the season as they

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NCHS Cheerleading Squad Advances To ICCA State Championships

The NCHS Cheerleading Squad advanced to the ICCA State Championships that will take place January 6 in Springfield. The Hornettes finished fourth out of eight teams in Edwardsville on December 17 to advance. Back Row: Kaly Huge, Courtney Hallock, Parker Quillman, Coach Roxzen Pelczynski, Hanah Grzegorek, Chloe Crum, and Jenna McClintock. Middle Row: Jasmine Sennholtz,

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Stingers Advance To State

The NCHS Stingers earned a State qualifying score and first place in the Lyrical division this weekend at the IDTA Belleville East Regional. This was the first Regional Competition of their season which end February 10 in Springfield at the 2018 IDTA State Finals. Madison Schuette also earned a Rising Star Award given to dancers

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Jr. Hornets Fall To DuQuoin

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Jr. Hornets boys basketball team suffered a tough loss this past week as they fell to DuQuoin 35-30 in overtime. It just the Jr. Hornets fourth loss of the season. Nashville has a record of 9-4 on the season. On December 7, the Jr. Hornets traveled to DuQUoin to take

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St. Ann Defeats Opdyke-Belle Rive

By Brent Huelsmann The Saints of St. Ann picked up a win this week as they defeated Opdyke-Belle Rive 39-30 on December 7. The Saints trailed most of the game, but dominated the fourth quarter on their way to a win. Opdyke-Belle Rive took the early lead in the game, as they led 12-10 after

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St. Ann Defeats St. Libory

By Brent Huelsmann The St. Ann girls basketball team picked up a huge win this past week as they defeated St. Libory 61-26 on December 6. St. Ann scored early and often on their way to a dominating win. The Lady Saints got a big boost in the first quarter, as Hazel Konkel scored 10

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TSJ/ILS Wins Two

By Brent Huelsmann The TSJ/ILS Lady Titans picked up two wins this past week as they defeated Waltonville, and Hoyleton. TSJ/ILS dominated the competition as they won their two games by a combined 49 points. On December 4, the Lady Titans hosted Waltonville. TSJ/ILS took control early and never looked back as they defeated Waltonville

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