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Hornets Dominate Sectionals

The Nashville High School boys track team dominated Sectionals this past week, easily taking home the Sectional Championship. It is the first Sectional Championship for the Hornets since 2008. Nashville advanced to state in seven different events. Front Row: Graham Speedie, Alec Johns, Ethan Reid, Brandon Schnitker, Derryn Holmes, Caleb Zgonina, and Gavin Love. Middle

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Hornets Bass Fishing Team Advances To State

The NCHS Bass Fishing Team placed second at the Sectional at Rend Lake. The top three qualify for state. Tanner McFeron and Jake Kwiatowski were the two Hornets that qualified. Benton finished first with 4.74 lbs, Nashville finished with 3.17 lbs, and Pinckneyville third with 2.78 lbs. Overall there was 22 boats. The State Finals

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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 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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IHSA To Institute Pitch Counts

By Brent Huelsmann With the new baseball season quickly approaching, the Nashville Hornets and coach Chad Malawy will need to get used to new rules that will take effect this season. The IHSA has adopted new pitch count regulations that will go into effect this season. A pitch is defined as a pitch thrown during

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Hornets Win Regional Championship

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornets boys basketball team is headed back to the Sectional. The Hornets defeated Carlinville and Piasa (Southwestern) on their way to their second straight Regional crown. The Hornets were the top seed in their Regional, and the second overall seed in their sub-sectional. The Hornets began Sectional play against Pinckneyville

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