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Friday, Sep. 30, 2016

High School Sports

Champs looking for consistency (09/29/16)
Coach Jake Tyre is looking for consistency. At times, his offense has been able to move the chains with great success, but at times, finishing those drives has been a trouble. "We just have to find ways to get the ball around. There's times we've looked good and times we haven't couldn't move the ball around. We ran into one of the best defenses in the state last week. We just have to keep doing what we're doing and hopefully we'll break through," he said...
Time is now for Vikings to start winning (09/29/16)
With the season having reached the halfway point, Coach Chris Grooms knows if his Community Vikings are to entertain any hopes of reaching the Region 2A playoffs, the Vikings will need to get the ball rolling Friday night as they travel to East Robertson in a region matchup...
Three Eagles qualify for region golf (09/29/16)
Shelbyville Central's golf team competed in the District 8-AAA Tournament at Bear Trace Golf Course at Tim's Form State Park on Monday. The Eagles shot a team score of 338 and finished fourth. Tullahoma won with a score of 295. Three Eagle golfers (Elliott Smith (72), Bill Hallum (84), Eli Dearing (85) advanced to the region tournament today at Indian Hills in Murfreesboro...
Lane's season ends in region tournament (09/28/16)
BURNS -- Cascade's Lexi Lane saw her career come to a close with another stellar outing in the region golf tournament on Tuesday at Montgomery Bell State Park. Lane was the third overall finisher and represented the Lady Champions well with a 96 overall score...
Page overpowers Cascade as regular season near end (09/28/16)
As the regular season winds to a close, the Cascade Lady Champions had been building momentum, preparing for post-season play. That momentum took a big hit on Tuesday evening as Cascade fell to Page 8-0. While the final score was a bit lopsided, coach Zack Spears said his team played well in spurts...
Monster first half pushes Rockets past Champions (09/25/16)
CHAPEL HILL -- Outgunned. Overpowered. Outmatched. The Cascade Champions (2-4, 0-3) found out first hand the Forrest Rockets were every bit as good as advertised. The Rockets (6-0, 3-0) imposed their will on the Champions from the opening kickoff until the final buzzer, reinforcing their top-10 ranking with a 43-7 homecoming win over Cascade on Friday night...
Vikings advance, just not enough in loss (09/25/16)
HOHENWALD -- The Community Vikings were able to move the ball against the Lewis County Panthers, but could not sustain any long drives as the Panthers defeated the Vikings 36-0 Friday night. Community (0-5, 0-3 R4-2A) was able to gain at least one first down on eight of their nine offensive possessions, including all six possessions in the first half, but could not find the end zone...
Community golfers close season (09/25/16)
What's been a stellar year on the links came to an end on Friday for the three remaining Community golfers. After advancing from the district tournament last Monday, Grayson Garrette, Spencer Smith and Hannah Goodwin advanced to the region tournament at the Legacy Golf Course in Springfield...
Eaglettes win one for seniors (09/23/16)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette soccer team had a successful senior night with a 2-1 victory over visiting Columbia in a District 8-AAA match on Thursday evening. Seniors Sydnee Edwards, Romny Felts, Emma Haynes, Jennifer Mendiola and Keely Smith were honored before the game...
Lady Champions knock off SA-S (09/23/16)
The Cascade Lady Champions have been on the verge of turning the corner in their season for a while now. Cascade took one more step a little closer to being ready and primed for their postseason play with a 3-1 senior night win over St. Andrews-Sewanee...
Eagle golfers win on Senior Day (09/23/16)
Shelbyville Central's golf team rolled to a big victory over visiting Columbia in the last home match of the season in an 18-hole event at River Bend Country Club on Thursday afternoon. The Eagles shot a 341 while Columbia netted a 431. Senior Elliott Smith and Dalton Puckett led the Eagles with a low-score of 82...
Eaglettes handed defeat on Sr. Night (09/23/16)
Shelbyville Central's volleyball team fell 25-13, 25-16 and 25-21 to visiting Tullahoma on senior night on Thursday. Eaglette lone senior Caitlin Boleyn was honored before the match. In junior varsity action the Eaglettes won 22-25, 25-13 and 16-14...
Viqueen spikers fall at Eagleville (09/23/16)
EAGLEVILLE -- It was a tough outing on Thursday night for the Community Viqueen volleyball squad, falling in three sets at backyard rival Eagleville. Eagleville took a Set 1 lead with a 25-14 win and followed with a 25-13 Set 2 victory. The Lady Eagles finished the sweep with a 25-11 victory in Set 3...
Vikings renew focus for Panthers (09/22/16)
Focus has been the keyword for Coach Chris Grooms and the Community Viking football team this week as they prepare for their non-region matchup against Lewis County Friday night. With the steady number of injuries that have besieged the Viking squad, that focus has been on getting his players ready to fill in at several positions...
Champs have tough task Friday at Forrest (09/22/16)
After a disappointing showing last Friday at Eagleville, the Cascade Champions have refocused their attention on the No. 6 ranked Forrest Rockets on Friday night. While Friday was a rough outing for the Champions, coach Jake Tyre says his team has responded well...
Lady Feet knock off Cannon Co. on road (09/22/16)
WOODBURY -- The Webb School secured a non-league road victory on Wednesday, sweeping Cannon County in three sets. Webb took early control and claimed Set 1, 25-19 and followed with another slim win in Set 2, 25-17. The Lady Feet finished the three-set sweep with a 25-18 win in the third set...
After strong start, Eaglettes sputter to tie (09/21/16)
It was a tale of two halves as Shelbyville Central and visiting Tullahoma played to a 2-2 tie in a District 8-AAA soccer match on Tuesday evening. The Eaglettes were in full control at halftime scoring a pair of goals, the first by sophomore Taylor Sanders at the 26:01 mark followed by a shot off the foot of Oryvette Grandarilla 16 minutes later...
Cascade rally not enough for a win (09/21/16)
After a lop-sided first half, the Cascade Lady Champions rallied furiously in the second half and had a handful of chances to knot the score against Spring Hill, but couldn't overcome the stellar play of Lady Raider Arrielle Lemieux and fell 5-3. Lemieux proved to be the offensive force, scoring all five of Spring Hill's goals, four of which came in the first half...
Viqueens wrap up South, shut out Fayetteville (09/21/16)
UNIONVILLE -- It took a few minutes for the Community Viqueens to get their first goal, but after that the goals were aplenty as the Viqueens shut out the Fayetteville City Lady Tigers 7-0 in a district soccer match Tuesday night. Falicia Fletcher led the way with a hat trick as the Viqueens (7-2-1, 4-0 9A-AA) sewed up an unbeaten record in District 9A-AA South and a number one seed in the district tournament in October...
Webb takes 6th in region (09/21/16)
On Monday afternoon, the Webb School hosted the Division II-A Middle/East Region golf tournament at River Bend Country Club. In the boys' division, FRA took the team win with a 306, followed by Webb of Knoxville and Battle Ground Academy with a 323 and 338, respectively...
Community sends 3 to region (09/20/16)
CHAPEL HILL -- Though the team competition officially came to an end on Monday afternoon in the district golf tournament, Community will send three golfers on to the region golf tournament on Friday, held at the Legacy Golf Course in Springfield. In the team competition, the Vikings took fifth overall, but saw Spencer Smith and Grayson Garrette place well enough to earn individual region berths...
Cascade sends Lane to region (09/20/16)
LAWRENCEBURG -- In the district golf tournament held Monday at the Lawrenceburg Country Club, the Cascade Champions saw their season come to a close, finishing the year with a 405 final score. Senior Hayden Edmondson posted the team-low with a 92, while Lucas Pagello turned in a 99 to conclude his season...
Second half surge nets Viqueen win (09/20/16)
HUNTLAND -- The Community Viqueens notched a key district road victory on Monday evening, riding a second-half surge at Huntland to a 3-1 win. Kim Ramos was the hero for the Purple and Gold, not only scoring the Viqueens' first goal in the second half, but assisting on two more goals...
Central golfers win 2 (09/20/16)
WINCHESTER -- Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagle golf team claimed wins over Franklin County and Lincoln County in District 8-AAA matches on Monday at Bear Trace Golf Course. Elliott Smith fired a 36, Bill Hallum followed with a 38, Eli Dearing posted a 46 with Dalton Puckett shooting a 47...
Eagles overcome La Vergne (09/18/16)
Before Friday night's game a number of Shelbyville Central coaches and players didn't feel very well due to an apparent stomach virus that was running through the team. After claiming an impressive 43-40 victory over visiting La Vergne in a Region 5-5A matchup on homecoming night, the Golden Eagle coaches and players felt much better...