Nashville Hornets

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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Fall Sports Start Dates For Nashville Community High School

** All Student athletes must have a current physical and insurance card on file in the main office to participate in tryouts. Please call main office to check physical date if unsure. 618-327-8286. Please check the athletic website for all sport schedules (subject to change)  http://il.8to18.com/Nashville Football  Monday August 7. Football Practice: 5:30PM – 8:00PM

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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 FFA Brings Honors Home From State Convention

The NCHS FFA sent a group of students to the Illinois FFA State Convention, held on June 13 through 15 at the Bank of Springfield Convention Center in Springfield. The NCHS Chapter brought home numerous awards from the convention, which are listed on page B8, along with more photos from the convention. NCHS Students attending

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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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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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Long Meeting, No Public Comment From Teachers, Board At NCHS

By Alex Haglund     The Nashville Community High School Board met on the evening of Monday, June 26 for their last regular meeting of the fiscal year. At the meeting, members of the NCHS teachers’ union, the Nashville Education Association (NEA), were allowed a chance to speak to the board in closed session and air

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