Sports

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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IHSA Team Academic Awards Announced

Once again, the Nashville Hornets athletic teams are not only getting it done on the court or the course, or the field, but also in the classroom. The IHSA announced the teams that qualified for the IHSA Team Academic Award for the fall 2016 sports and activities. Six NCHS teams qualified for the Team Academic

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TSJ/ILS Titans State Play In Game

By Jim McGranahan The Titans started their Jr High Lutheran only schedule with a victory over Belleville Zion on Valentine’s Day, February 14th with a score of 34-23. This was a warm-up game for the Peoria tourney at Christ Lutheran School on Feb 17, 18 and 19. This was a 24 team tournament that the

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