Sports

NCHS PE Classes Receive Grant

NCHS received a $500 grant from Whitetails Unlimited for the Archery Program at the High School. NCHS Physical Education teacher Tom Taylor is pictured accepting a check from Scott Yuenger. The money will be used to purchase new arrows and refurbish the targets. Whitetails Unlimited will be hosting a banquet on March 17 in DuBois

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Jr. Hornets Finish Second At State

The Nashville Middle School Junior Hornets Boys Basketball team finished up the year with a second place finish in the state, after losing 30-35 against Christopher in the SIJHSAA championship game, held on the evening of Friday, February 9, at Rend Lake College. The Junior Hornets team, cheerleaders and coaches include: FROM LEFT,  FRONT ROW,

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McFeron Honored For Being Named All-State

Mackenzie McFeron was honored for being named First-Team All-State in Softball last season. McFeron batted leadoff for the Hornettes last season, and will be attending the University of Evansville to play softball after graduation. McFeron is pictured with former NCHS Softball coach Dempsey Witte. By Brent Huelsmann As Hornettes senior Mackenzie McFeron gets ready for

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Stanowski Reaches Another Milestone

Stanowski fights hard inside during the first half of the Hornettes comeback win over Sesser-Valier/Waltonville in the IHSA Class 2A Regional Championship game. Stanowski added to her list of accolades as she became the first player in school history to grab 1000 rebounds. By Brent Huelsmann After already breaking the school record for rebounds and

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Hornets Defeat Carterville, Lose Heartbreaker To Pinckneyville

Matt Anderson looks to drive down the lane during the Hornets 52-51 loss to Pinckneyville on February 10. By Brent Huelsmann With just one regular season contest before postseason play begins, the Nashville Hornets look to head into Regionals with momentum. Nashville split their two contests last week as they defeated Carterville on February 9

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Hornettes Come Back To Grab Regional Crown

The Nashville Hornettes overcame an eight point deficit at the end of the third quarter to beat the Sesser-Valier/Waltonville Lady Red Devils 46-34 on Thursday February 8. “The Nest” was out in full force, decked out in all of the Hornet gear as they cheered the Hornettes to victory.  By Brent Huelsmann For the seventeenth

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NMS Junior Hornets Take Second In State – Photo Gallery

The Junior Hornets team, cheerleaders and coaches include: FROM LEFT, FRONT ROW, Sailor Gutzler-Dlubala, Ella Jones, Brooke Stroud, Yerian Perez, and Keely Hug. MIDDLE ROW, Aidan Heiman, Rylan Hammer, Trey Reinburg, Carson Cook, Nolan Heggemeier, Aaron Brink, and Lucas Knepp. BACK ROW, Cheerleading Coach Melissa Diekemper, Assistant Coach Pat Heseman, Manager Garrett Williamson, Michael Combs,

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Vogt To Dance At Missouri Baptist

Emma Vogt signs to become a part of Spartan Line, the pom and dance team at Missouri Baptist University. Emma is sitting between her parents James and Christy Vogt. Standing is NCHS Principal Mark Begando, NCHS Stingers Coach Carly Middleton, NCHS Athletic Director Alicia Heggemeier, and Tess Boyer, Director of Spirit and Community Relations at

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Hornettes Celebrate Senior Night

The Nashville Hornettes girls basketball team celebrated Senior Night this past week in the Hornettes final regular season home game against DuQuoin. From Left to Right:  Karly Stanowski with her parents Jerry and Tracey Stanowski, Bailey Schorfheide with her parents Greg and Tonya Schorfheide, Rachael Kell with her parents Doug and Kim Kell, and Paige

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