Hornets

Meier’s Mad Dash Gets Hornets First Win

By Brent Huelsmann After the start of the season was delayed a few days, the Hornets finally opened up their 2017 campaign on Friday March 17. The Hornets started the season winning two of their first three games, including a marathon 11 inning affair on opening day. The Hornets first game of the year, just

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Four Hornets To Play In All-Star Game

Four NCHS Seniors from the 2016 Varsity football season have been selected to play in the 2017 Southern Illinois All-Star Football Game. The record-setting duo of quarterback Andrew Kash and wide receiver Ethan Reid will join defensive ends Arturo Garcia and Cole Pedtke in this year’s game. The game features two teams from Southern Illinois

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Meier Finishes Fourth At State

” By Brent Huelsmann After advancing in a tie-breaker at Sectionals, Trevor Meier was one of 32 shooters in the Class 2A Three Point Showdown, which was held at Carver Arena in Peoria during the Class 1A/2A State Finals this past weekend. The Preliminary round featured all 32 Class 2A shooters and was held on

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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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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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Not His First Time In Nashville – KMOV “Storm Mode” Show Comes To NCHS

     Chief Meteorologist Steve Templeton quizzes the crowd during the KMOV Storm Mode Tour stop at Nashville Community High School on Thursday, February 23. Templeton’s connection to Nashville comes through his wife, Rebecca  Templeton, formerly Miller, and her family. While speaking with the crowd, he even came across a man with the last name

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