High School Sports
Eagleville stops Vikes in opener
ROCKVALE -- In their 2014 season opener at Champions' Run Golf Course, the Community Vikings fell in a dual-team match to backyard rival Eagleville, 244-265. In the nine-hole match, Brayden Stephenson was the low-round scorer for the Purple and Gold, carding a 45...
NEW VIKING LEADER; Grooms promises discipline, fundamentally strong team
A little less than a month ago, the search began for a new head coach after Community Viking coach Johnnie Frost resigned from coaching responsibilities. The search is over. Chris Grooms has been named the Community Vikings' new head football coach...
BREAKING: Community names new football coach
Chris Grooms was announced as new head football coach at Community High School late Monday afternoon.
Anchoring the line; Cascade's Vaught hopes senior season is his best
A large part of the Cascade Champion offense over the past few years has been efficiently moving the ball on the ground and controlling the line of scrimmage. While the running backs and skill players often get the praise, none of it would be possible without the guys up front...
A LEADER EVOLVES; Cascade QB Hass prepares for season
Cascade Champion quarterback Austin Hass didn't have the best finish to the 2013 campaign. In the second quarter of the first-round 3A playoff game against Notre Dame High School, Hass suffered a concussion and sidelined for the remainder of the game...
Eagle coach likes what he sees in teams' preseason workouts
With the vision of back-to-back District 8-AAA championships, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles are working hard this summer in preparation for the upcoming football season. The team has been holding summer workouts and competing in 7-on-7 passing competitions across the midstate...
Vikings working hard during transition time
'Change isn't always a bad thing.' That's the message Community Viking assistant football coach Mike McClain and the remainder of the coaching staff is trying to deliver to the team following head coach Johnnie Frost's departure earlier this month. "The community has really stepped up behind us. We take care a lot of our marketing stuff during this time," McClain said...
LEADER OF THE PACK; Cascade LB Parker relishes becoming defensive captain
Aaron Parker has been a vital asset to both the Cascade offensive line and Champion linebacking corps for a long time. Parker, now a senior, assumes a key leadership role for the Champions in 2014 under a new coach, Jake Tyre. And he says he's ready to take on that role...
Softball standouts endure ACL tears, rehab
A summer full of busy weekends with travel softball tournaments has turned into hard work rehabbing a major knee injury for a pair of standout local high school softball players. Cascade senior Heather Hart and Shelbyville Central's Allie Odeneal each suffered season-ending Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) tears to their left knees last spring during high school softball season...