High School Sports

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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IHSA Classifications Announced

The IHSA Classifications for the 2017-18 school year have been announced. Nashville High School will again be Class 2A in baseball, softball, boys basketball, girls basketball, and volleyball. Nashville will be Class 1A in boys and girls cross country, competitive dance, girls and boys golf, scholastic bowl, and boys and girls track. The cheerleading squad

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IHSA Team Academic Achievement Awards

Three teams from the Spring received IHSA Team Academic Achievement Awards for their work in the classroom last season. Girls Track and Field, baseball and softball all received the award. The girls softball team finished with a 3.77 GPA. The Hornettes Softball team won their Regional, and lost to Pinckneyville in the Sectional Semi-Finals. Girls

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Hornettes Conference Tournament Schedule Released

On August 26, the Nashville Hornettes Volleyball team will head to Herrin High School for the 2017 Southern Illinois River to River Conference Tournament. The teams of the SIRR have been divided into three pools, with the Hornettes in Pool A. Pool A will play in Gym A will will feature Murphysboro, Nashville, Harrisburg and

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Season Comes To A Close For Summer Baseball

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

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NCHS Summer Baseball Defeats Sparta

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

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Hornets Hand Out Awards

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

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Girls Track Hold Award Banquet

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

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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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NCHS Volleyball Camps

Eight Graders at the camp were: Cheyenne Boester, Jordan Donato, Ally Johannes, Daphne Kollbaum, Hazel Konkel, Talanie Kozuszek, Brooklyne Luessenheide, Hanna Niedbalski, Emmerson Pazkiewicz, Addison Povolish, Caitlynn Pytlinski, Halle Rueter, Emily Schnitker, Lilly Taft, and Kirsten Twenhafel. Freshmen that participated in the camp were: Jade Bannert, Reagen Burke, Madison Droege, Sami Edwards, Brianna Elder, Ashlyn

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