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Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

High School Sports

Eagles prepped for home opener (08/28/15)
After opening the season on the road last week, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles return home to face Giles County tonight in a non-region clash. The Eagles (1-0) rolled past Lawrence County 48-14 last week and look for continued success tonight against the Bobcats...
Columbia hands Golden Eaglettes loss (08/28/15)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette volleyball team fell 3-0 to Columbia in a District 8-AAA match at home on Thursday night. The Lady Lions (3-2, 3-0 8-AAA) came from behind to claim a 25-16 win in the opening game, won 25-7 in the second and 25-14 in the third...
Viqueens sweep Fayetteville (08/28/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens couldn't have been more dominant on Thursday night. Thursday's dominant win puts the Viqueens back above .500 on the season following Tuesday's 3-1 touch loss against MTCS. On Thursday, Community set the tone early, cruising to a 25-10 Set 1 victory...
Feet win another dual clash (08/28/15)
The Webb School continues to roll, defeating Cascade in another dual-team match on Thursday afternoon at River Bend Country Club, 166- 216. Webb's Eli Freeman earned match medalist honors, carding a round-low of 37. Oscar Westh-Blanc and Jarrod Wilson followed with a 43, while Luke Garland finished the varsity scoring for the Feet with a 44...
Champs hope to show improvement Friday (08/27/15)
The Cascade Champions had a rough go in their 2015 opener, allowing 21 unanswered points to Moore County and suffering a 24-14 loss. Coach Jake Tyre knows his team can produce better results -- and he's got high hopes for Friday's non-region game against Lewis County...
Eaglette comeback too late in 4-2 loss (08/27/15)
Shelbyville Central's comeback effort fell a little short in a 4-2 loss to visiting Blackman in a soccer match Wednesday night. After spotting their opponent an early lead, Eaglette senior Olivia Doak scored a pair of goals, one off a penalty kick, but it proved too little too late...
Early lead fizzles for Eaglettes (08/26/15)
After talking an early 2-0 lead, Shelbyville Central saw visiting Siegel scored seven unanswered goals to claim a 7-2 victory in the Eaglettes season and home opener on Tuesday evening. Seniors Lesleigh Blackburn and Olivia Doak put the Eaglettes up 2-0 in the first half, but Siegel scored three goals in the final nine minutes of the opening half to lead 3-2 at the intermission...
Forrest scores late to down Lady Champs (08/26/15)
Though the Forrest Lady Rockets escaped Wartrace with a 3-0 win, the final score wasn't quite indicative of just how close the game was for the better part of 75 minutes. Both squads, while held scoreless in the first half, had a handful of missed chances on both ends of the field...
Feet nip Vikes in golf clash (08/26/15)
The Webb School claimed a slim, 15-stroke win over county opponent Community on Tuesdya afternoon, defeating the Vikings 172-187 at River Bend Country Club. Eli Freeman took match medalist honors for the Feet, with Oscar Westh-Blanc finishing a stroke back at 41...
Eaglettes win golf tri-match (08/26/15)
Shelbyville's Golden Eagles finished second while the Eaglettes won a District 8-AAA tri-match at Lincoln County on Tuesday afternoon. The Eagles finished one stroke back with a 186. behind Lincoln County's 185. Lawrence County fired a 195. Shelbyville Central's Elliott Smith carded a 39 for medalist honors...
Viqueens fall against MTCS (08/25/15)
The Community Viqueens fell in four sets to the visiting MTCS Lady Cougars on Monday evening. Though MTCS claimed the 3-1 match victory, the Viqueens didn't make it easy for the visitors. MTCS escaped the first set with a 25-19 win. Community evened the match, picking up a 25-21 Set 2 win...
Viqueens fall vs. Giles Co. (08/25/15)
PULASKI -- The Community High School Viqueen soccer squad dropped a tough, 2-1 loss at Giles County on Monday night. The two squads battled to a scoreless draw after one half of play. Though neither team found offensive success in the first half, the Lady Bobcats found the back of the net twice in the first 15 minutes of the second half...
Eagles totally dominate opener (08/23/15)
LAWRENCEBURG -- It was total domination on both sides of the football by Shelbyville Central in a 48-14 victory over host Lawrence County in a non-region matchup on Friday night in the season opener for both teams. The Eagles (1-0) used a balanced offense, passing for 219 yards and rushing for 211, to account for 430 yards of total offense along with 23 first downs...
Vikings give Grooms first win (08/23/15)
The Community Vikings displayed the fruits of their off-season labors Friday night, overcoming a slow start by pounding out 35 unanswered points in the second half to pull away and defeat the Cannon County Lions 53-14 in the opening game of the 2015 football season...
Champs sputter as Moore County steps into control (08/23/15)
Coach Jake Tyre knows his Cascade team is better than the final outcome of Friday night's Week Zero opener against Moore County. After taking a 14-6 lead, the Champions surrendered 21 unanswered points to the Raiders and suffered a 28-14 loss to begin the 2015 season...
Heat finish 6 points hotter than Feet (08/23/15)
The Webb School couldn't overcome a wild shootout to begin Friday's opener against the Middle Tennessee Heat. The teams combined for 49 first-quarter points, but in the end the Feet suffered a 46-40 defeat. Though Webb scored 27 in the explosive first quarter, the Feet only managed 13 points through the remainder of the game, including a fourth-quarter TD...
Eagles hope to build on '14 success (08/21/15)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles take the field in their season opener tonight at Lawrence County. The Eagles are coming off a great season last year, advancing to the quarterfinals (top eight) of the Class 5A TSSAA State Playoffs. A number of players who put up impressive stats last year return, but Coach Jason Hardy had to replace three top assistants with the departures of Kyle Turnbow (defensive coordinator), Justin Palmer (offensive coordinator) and longtime assistant head coach Kerry Thompson (retirement).. ...
Eaglettes drop home volleyball opener (08/21/15)
It wasn't the home opener volleyball match that Shelbyville Central had hoped for in a 3-0 loss to Lawrence County in a District 8-AAA match on Thursday evening. The Eaglettes were able to keep the first set close for a while before the visitors pulled away late for a 25-18 win in the first set...
Viqueens win sweep (08/21/15)
SMYRNA -- The Community Viqueens improved to 2-1 on the season and won their second-straight match on Thursday, defeating Lancaster Christian in straight sets. The Viqueens won all three sets by score of 25-14. Community once again got solid from the front line of Anna Katherine Lemmons and Lacey Reed...
Locals fall in golf tri-match (08/21/15)
Shelbyville Central and Cascade fell to Lincoln County in a tri-match on Thursday afternoon at River Bend Country Club. Lincoln County fired a team 163 followed by Shelbyville Central with a 178 and Cascade at 184. Cascade's Tyler Huff was low medalist with a 35 while Elliott Smith paced the Eagles with a 37...
Webb golf stops MJCS (08/21/15)
The Webb School golf team picked up a big team win on Thursday, defeating Mt. Juliet Christian School, 179-252. Oscar Westh-Blanc won match medalist honors with a round-low 42. Eli Freeman finished a stroke back with a 43, while Jarrod Wilson turned in a 46...
Cascade to host longtime foe Moore County on Friday night (08/20/15)
There's nothing like a good rivalry to begin the season. On Friday night, the Cascade Champions will open the 2015 schedule with a home rendition of the long-time rivalry against Moore County. Though it doesn't carry district implications of years past, both teams are still playing for plenty of early momentum in the schedule...
Community hits field with coach's program firmly in place (08/20/15)
One year ago, Coach Chris Grooms of the Community Vikings inherited his team a month before the start of the football season. Without much preparation, the Vikings went through some growing pains during Grooms' first season at the helm. But with a year under his belt, and a major off-season conditioning program, Grooms and the Vikings are expecting bigger things as they get ready for their 2015 opener Friday night at home against Cannon County...
SC volleyball team falls at Coffee Co. (08/20/15)
The first-ever volleyball game played at Shelbyville Central will take place tonight when the Eaglettes entertain Lawrence County in a District 8-AAA match. Varsity will start at 6 with the junior varsity beginning at 5. The Eaglettes opened the season with a road loss at Coffee County on Monday...
Community overcomes slump against CA (08/19/15)
It wasn't the prettiest of wins, yet coach Allison Martin and the Community Viqueens will take what they can get. The Purple and Gold picked up its first win of the year on Tuesday evening, defeating Columbia Academy 3-1. In the first set, the Viqueens were firing on all cylinders...