IHSA

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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Hornets Bass Fishing Team Finishes Second At Conference

From left to right: Tanner McFeron, Coach Doug Borgmann, Grant Reed, Andrew Bierman, Jake Kwiatowski, Coach Jason Alli.   The Nashville Hornets Bass Fishing team competed at the Conference Tournament at Kinkaid Lake just outside of Murphysboro. Eight teams competed in the tournament with Pinckneyville finishing third, Nashville finishing second, and Murphysboro taking first place.

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Schnitker Finishes Second At State

Hornets junior Brandon Schnitker edged Rockford Christian’s Riley Wells in the IHSA Class 1A State 800M Run Prelims on Thursday afternoon. Wells would come back to edge Schnitker in the finals of the 800M Run on Saturday May 27. By Brent Huelsmann The Hornets had a great showing at the IHSA Class 1A State Track

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Hornettes Season Ends In Sectional Semi-Finals

Alli Liske looks to make contact during the Hornettes season ending loss to Pinckneyville in the Sectional Semi=Finals on May 23. By Brent Huelsmann An up and down season for the Nashville Hornettes softball team came to an end this past week with a 12-6 loss to the Pinckneyville Panthers in the IHSA Class 2A

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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 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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