In the boys 16-18 age group, Aven Kimmell of Flora took home the win with a 75, 13 strokes ahead of Jacob Maschhoff who finished second in the age group with an 88.
The 2017 Washington County Fair was the first time that a sand volleyball tournament has been held. After rounds on Friday and Saturday, the winning team was Team Peck, ABOVE, including, FROM LEFT, BACK ROW, Lee Peck, Larry Shubert and Nick Ramsey, FRONT ROW, Jamie Peck, Tasha Gibbs and Brooke Ramsey.
The track at the fairgrounds was a busy place this past week as two tractor pulls and two demolition derbies took place this past week. Tuesday July 11 was the ITPA Tractor Pull. The track survived heavy rainfall for the demolition derby on July 12. July 14 was the Local Washington County Tractor pull, while
Kelton Harre bats during the first game of the Hornets double header against Chester on July 11. The Hornets won the first game, but dropped game two. The Nashville Hornets summer baseball team finished up their summer schedule by splitting a double header at home against Chester on July 11. The Hornets took the first
Terry Pelczynski pitches during the Hornets 15-0 win over Sparta on July 7. As the summer schedule for the Hornets summer baseball team winds down, Nashville finished up their last road game of the season with a 15-0 win over Sparta on July 7. Nashville scored early and often, easily taking the victory. Nashville took
Antony Frierdich took over as the new Athletic Trainer at NCHS this past week, replacing Jon Becker who resigned from the position in late February. As the school sports begin to get ready for the 2017-18 school year, Nashville Community High School has welcomed a new athletic trainer into the fold. Antony Frierdich started at
The Nashville Hornets track squad rounded out the season, by handing out their end of the season awards. The Hornets handed out two Hornet Awards, the Most Valuable Field Athlete Award, the Most Valuable Runner Award, and the Most Valuable Player Award. This past season, the Hornets took home the Jared Morris Invitational title, as
From left to right: Kylie Kozuszek, Sabrina Kollbaum, Jadah Heidel, and Sydney Schnitker. The Nashville Hornettes girls track team capped off their season with an end of the season banquet on June 29. The Hornettes had a successful season, in which they won the Nashville Invitational, won their Sectional, and advanced to state in eight
The Southern Illinois All-Star Game was held June 9 in DuQuoin. From left to right: Andrew Kash, Arturo Garcia, Cole Pedtke, and Ethan Reid. Kash, Garcia, Pedtke, and Reid were on Team Woodward, coached by Jim Woodward. The Nashville Hornets were well-represented in the Southern Illinois All-Star Game, which was held on June 9. Andrew