Delayed reaction: Champs ramp it up a little too late
For much of the first half in Cascade's home opener against Lewis County, the Panthers imposed their will on the Champions (1-1) and dominated the game, both through the air and on the ground. While Lewis County (2-0) did take the 22-6 win, Cascade did regain its composure in the second half and scratch out a few positives for coach Jake Tyre...
Feet take 2nd match in week at River Bend
In their second meeting of the week at River Bend Country Club, the Webb School defeated Cascade in a dual-team match, 212-244. Copeland Rune was the match medalist, carding a 45 to lead the Feet. Seung Min Lee was second for Webb, finishing with a 48, while Joe Collins and Arkadii Zaprundov finished with a 59 and 60, respectively...
Champs aren't resting on win
Any win is a good win. But any coach knows better than to rest after a good win. After last week's opener win at Moore County, Cascade coach Jake Tyre turned his attention to the Champions' home opener against Lewis County on Friday night. "The defense played well and the offense played well in spurts. I think we're going to get better as the season goes. To set that off with a win gets the ball rolling a little bit," Tyre said...
Vikings win tri-match over Champions, Feet
The Community High School golf teams were in prime form on Tuesday afternoon at River Bend Country Club. The Vikings claimed a win in a tri-match against Cascade and the Webb School, finishing with a team score of 188. Webb and Cascade both finished the round tied with a 213...
Champions bombard Moore Co. in opener
LYNCHBURG -- Reflecting back to the 2015 season opening loss to Moore County, Champion coach Jake Tyre challenged his team to be a little more physical and dictate the game's tempo in Friday's opener. Message received. Cascade (1-0) pitched a second half shutout and behind a dominant defensive effort crushed the Raiders 32-12...
Champs coast to 1st win
The Cascade Middle Champions (1-1) coasted to a huge first win on Thursday night over visiting Westwood. Led by the efforts of eighth grader Blaze Bryson, the Champions scored early and often in the 32-12 rout. Cascade needed just two plays from scrimmage before Bryson rattled loose on the first of four rushing TDs on a 43-yard TD...
Freshmen lead Lady Champs
Cascade's freshmen showed in prime form in Thursday's opener against Nolensville. The Lady Champions peppered the Lady Knights' goal all night long and came away with a 6-0 shutout victory. Five of the six goals scored came off the toes of freshmen, including a hat trick by Kailey Snell...
Champs on track, ready for Raiders
In their final preseason tuneup last week in the Pencil City Jamboree, the Cascade Champions didn't have the best showing. What a difference a week makes. "It's been a 180 degree turnaround. The kids came out focused this week, ready to play this week and Friday night. I can't praise them enough for their effort all week long," said coach Jake Tyre...
Forrest blanks Cascade alumni
For the second straight year, Cascade and Forrest High School alumni gathered on the gridiron for the Rumble on the Rock exhibition game. And for the second straight year, the Forrest alumni captured the trophy. On Saturday, the Rocket alumni pitched a 28-0 shutout victory over the Champions in Wartrace...
Champs struggle vs. Page in jamboree
Going into Friday night's Pencil City Jamboree, Cascade Champion coach Jake Tyre had a sneaking suspicion his team might not have been ready to go against the Page Patriots after a rough week of practice. While some bright spots shined through, it ended up being a rough night of penalties and miscues by the Champions in a 28-14 loss in the one half of play in the final tune up before next week's season opener...
Tullahoma hands Central, Cascade loss
Shelbyville Central, Cascade and Tullahoma squared off in a golf match at River Bend County Club on Thursday afternoon. In boys action, Tullahoma posted a team score of 156 followed by Shelbyville Central with a 169 and Cascade's 214. Eagle senior Elliot Smith was medalist with a 36...
Shelbyville golf claims county sweep
It was another clean sweep for Shelbyville golf on Tuesday afternoon at River Bend Country Club in a tri-match against county rivals Cascade and Community. In the boys competition, the Eagles took first with a 162, while Community followed with a 191...
Central sweeps Cascade in golf opener
Shelbyville Central's golf teams opened the season with a pair of wins over Cascade in a nine-hole match at River Bend Country Club on Thursday afternoon. The Eagles carded a 169 while the Champions posted a 214. In the girls, contest, the Eaglettes shot a 98 with the Lady Champions a 122...
Senior Kevin Conn wraps up a South Pittsburg ball carrier for a loss after a quick pass. In addition to scrimmaging South Pittsburg, Cascade also hosted Huntland on Friday afternoon. Cascade begins the 2016 season on Aug. 19 at Moore County. (T-G Photo by Chris Siers)
Calvert, Sliger on track to hit field for Cascade
ACL tears are just about the worst injury a player can sustain. Not only is the injury painful, but the recovery time can take upwards of an entire year to recover. For two Cascade High School football players, their year of recovery is almost up. Rising seniors Hunter Calvert and Hayden Sliger both sustained ACL tears early in the 2015 season, ending their junior year early on...
Blue Jays draft Carkuff
Former Cascade pitcher Jared Carkuff has been drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays. Selected in the 35th round and as the overall 1,062nd pick, Carkuff was the fourth pitcher from the Austin Peay baseball team to be selected in the 2016 draft. Carkuff's selection comes as he wrapped up a stellar career at APSU, where he recorded a 6-1 record this season and held a team-best 3.57 ERA...
Bedford's Best: Seniors named athletes of year
As their senior seasons concluded earlier this year, three particular Bedford County athletes were honored for their efforts as their respective careers concluded. Representing Shelbyville Central as the athlete of the year was O.J. Davis, Cascade was Shaina Schneider, and Community was Darian Pride...