High School Baseball

Hornet Summer Baseball Sweeps Double Header

Todd Jahnke started the first game for Nashville, and picked up the win, as the Hornets took the game 7-4 The Nashville Hornets baseball team swept a doubleheader this past week by defeating Mt. Vernon 7-4, and 5-1. The summer baseball team for Nashville plays a 22 game schedule, which concludes in early July. In

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Hornets Dominate All-Conference Team

After a season in which the Nashville Hornets baseball team finished 30-7, won the Southern Illinois River to River: Mississippi Division, won the Red Bud Regional, and won the Benton Sectional, it was no surprise the Hornets would be well-represented on the SIRR Mississippi Division All-Conference team. On the SIRR Mississippi Division All-Conference First Team,

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From Triumph To Heartbreak: Hornets Fall In Super-Sectionals

The Hornets won the IHSA Class 2A Benton Sectional with a 11-2 win over the Carterville Lions. Back Row: Rylim Brehm, Coach Matt Meinhert, Kelton Harre, Jacob Woodrome, Dale Anderson, Cameron Parker, Carson Parker, Bryce Bultman, Todd Jahnke, Nick Paszkiewicz, Coach Steve Kozuszek, and Coach Chad Malawy. Front Row: Cody Bauza, Cade Krueger, Jake Heck,

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Hornets Cap Off Regular Season

The Nashville Hornets baseball squad was loaded with seniors this season, as eleven players were honored on Senior Day. From Left to Right: Cole Pedtke, who is the son of Tim and Leslie Pedtke, Trevor Meier, who is the son of Cory and Sheby Meier, Cade Krueger, who is the son of Randy and Cheryll

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Baseball And Softball Regionals Announced

By Brent Huelsmann As the seasons for the Hornets and Hornettes quickly come to a close, eyes are pointed towards the postseason to see if either team will make a run. This past week the IHSA announced the baseball and softball postseason brackets for Class 2A. On the baseball side, the Hornets will begin play

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Hornets Rolling Towards Postseason

The Nashville Hornets baseball team received the plaque for winning the SIRR Conference Mississippi Division this season. The Hornets finished with a 9-1 record in conference. Back Row: Cade Krueger, Dale Anderson, Carson Parker, Kelton Harre, Cameron Parker, Brogan Kemp, Austin Anderson, Bryce Bultman, Nick Paszkiewicz, and Cole Pedtke. Front Row: Jacob Woodrome, Jake Heck,

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Hornets Start Undefeated In Conference

Andrew Kash looks to make contact during the Hornets 5-0 win over Carterville on April 6. By Brent Huelsmann After their first conference game of the season against Anna-Jonesboro was canceled due to inclement weather, the Hornets baseball team began conference play with two straight wins over Sparta and Carterville, before losing a non-conference game

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Pitching Leads Hornets Into Conference Play

Austin Anderson throws to first after making the play at third during the Hornets 14-4 win over Carlyle on March 28. By Brent Huelsmann As the Nashville Hornets get set for conference play in the Southern Illinois River to River Conference, the Hornets picked up three non-conference wins this week as they defeated Woodlawn, Carlyle

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