Football

Hornets Hold On To Defeat Massac County

Senior Tanner Bergmann makes the catch down the sideline during the Hornets 17-12 win over Massac County. By Brent Huelsmann After an opening season loss to the Carlyle Indians, the Nashville Hornets football team bounced back with a 17-12 win over Massac County, avenging a loss last season. The Patriots beat the Hornets 14-13 last

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Soda Scrimmage August 19

Cameron Parker delivers a pass in practice as the Nashville Hornets Football team gets ready for the 2017-18 season. The season will begin with the annual Soda Scrimmage on August 19. With the football season just on the horizon, the Nashville Hornets football team will host their annual soda scrimmage on Saturday August 19 at

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NCHS Marching Hornets Prepare For Fall

The NCHS Marching Band took to the lawn in front of the high school to practice their sets for the upcoming season. The band will perform “Magic” during halftime and at three competitions this year. Band camp took place July 31 through August 4. By Brent Huelsmann The NCHS marching Hornets are conjuring up some

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Fall Sports Start Dates For Nashville Community High School

** All Student athletes must have a current physical and insurance card on file in the main office to participate in tryouts. Please call main office to check physical date if unsure. 618-327-8286. Please check the athletic website for all sport schedules (subject to change)  http://il.8to18.com/Nashville Football  Monday August 7. Football Practice: 5:30PM – 8:00PM

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Junior Hornets Pick Up Equipment And Are Ready For Action

At Junior Hornet Football equipment day, Sunday, July 30, at Nashville Middle School cafeteria, ABOVE, Carter Seaton, 9, tries a helmet on while, BELOW his twin brother, Carson, also 9, gets measured for pads. BELOW, Chad Courson grabs a helmet being worn by Jace Hunter, 6, to check the fit.

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Hornets Compete In All-Star Games

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

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Stephen Kozuszek Gets Hornets Football Head Coaching Gig

Stephen Kozuszek, Hornets Football Offensive Coordinator under former head coach Tim Kuhn, has been tapped to lead the gridiron squad beginning next season. By Brent Huelsmann     Just a few weeks removed from Tim Kuhn resigning as coach of the Nashville Hornets football team, Nashville has a new coach. The Hornets stayed in-house with the

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Manic May Monday For NCHS Board

Members of the NCHS Hornets Varsity Football Team came to the NCHS Board meeting held on Monday, May 22, in order to offer a statement of support for coach Stephen Kozuszek, who had not yet been hired at that point as the head football coach. Kozuszek’s hiring was announced by the board at a special

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Alicia Heggemeier Named Hornets Athletic Director

    Alicia Heggemeier. By Alex Haglund and Brent Huelsmann     The Nashville Community High School Board held their reorganizational meeting on the evening of Monday, May 1, and in addition to the regular business of an initial meeting of a new board the board also went into closed session for personnel issues, and upon returning

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Tim Kuhn Resigns

    Outgoing Hornets Football Coach Tim Kuhn at the front of his squad following their 2015 playoff loss to Auburn. By Brent Huelsmann     Five years after taking the helm of the Nashville Hornets football team, head coach Tim Kuhn has resigned. Kuhn will be taking over the reigns of the football team at Brentwood

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