The track season for the Hornets and the Hornets is well underway this spring
Jenna Harris delivers a pitch during the Hornettes loss to Pinckneyville on April 20. By Brent Huelsmann After giving Carterville their first conference loss of the season on April 18, the Nashville Hornettes, dropped their final two conference games of the season to Pinckneyville and DuQuoin this past week. Nashville finished with a 5-5 record
Back Row: Hannah Meade, Jaylyn Bower, Brittnie Bartling, Jadah Heidel, Kayla Ivey, Josie Middleton, Janie Holle, Carli Hoffman, Kylie Kozuszek and Rachael Kell. Front Row: Grace Maschhoff, Delaney Varel, Destyn Hausner, Taylor Cook, Sabrina Kollbaum, and Avery Meade. Not Pictured: Sydney Schnitker, Raqui Elliott. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes girls track team had three
Senior Taylor Cook broke the NCHS school record in the 300M hurdles at the Tri-County Invitational. Cook ran a 47.25 which broke the record of 47.6 set in 2002 by Kayla Markham.
Freshmen Sydney Schnitker broke the school record for triple jump at the Mascoutah Invitational. Schnitker jumped 35’1”, which broke the school record of 34’10” which was held by Haley Fark.
NCHS Head Boys Basketball Coach Brad Weathers, LEFT, with members of his coaching staff including Jason Guest, Patrick Weathers, and Kelly Cruser. By Brent Huelsmann After 31 years on the bench, Brad Weathers is calling it a career. A coaching resume that featured with 571 victories, 180 of which came at Nashville Community High School.
Wayne Harre has resigned as Athletic Director at Nashville Community High School. Harre said “it’s just time for me to move on to something else.” Harre went on to say, “I could not devote the amount of time I thought the Athletic Director position required.”
By Brent Huelsmann This year’s Nashville Softball Invitational Tournament, will take place on Saturday April 22. The tournament will feature a double-elimination format. Last year, Herrin finished first as they defeated the Hornettes in the Championship game. Eight teams will compete in the tournament. The teams competing this season are: Herrin, Central, Waltonville-Sesser-Valier, Marion, Waterloo
The Nashville Hornettes F/S Girls track team won the Chester F/S Invitational. First Row: Amy Ketchup, Kyle Kozuszek, Kourtney Stroud, Brittnie Bartling, and Jadah Heidel. Second Row: Elley Szopinski, Destyn Hausner, Sabrina Kollbaum, Annabelle Epplin, Sydney Schnitker, and Grace Maschhoff. Third Row: Raqui Elliott, Kayla Ivey, Grace Gutjahr, and Carli Hoffman. By Brent Huelsmann The
Paige Kasten bats during the Hornettes 6-2 loss to Carterville on April 6. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes softball team split four games this past week as they defeated Sparta and Lebanon, but dropped games to Carterville and Pinckneyville. The Hornettes record stands at 12-6 overall, with a 2-2 record in conference play. After