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Saturday, Apr. 25, 2015

Community Athletics

Vikings hold off MTCS, win 2-1 (04/24/15)
The Community Vikings went toe to toe with the Middle Tennessee Christian Cougars on Thursday night, taking a two-goal lead into the second half and holding on to win 2-1. The first half was all about offense for the Vikes as they were able to score both of their goals in the first 15 minutes...
Viqueens rally late to beat Eagleville (04/24/15)
EAGLEVILLE -- A six-run rally in the top of the seventh proved enough for the Community Viqueens to escape Eagleville for a key District 9-A win on Thursday night. Though the Lady Eagles rallied for a pair of runs in the bottom of the seventh, Community held on for the 8-7 victory...
Community goes to bat for Matthew (04/24/15)
There's a special sense of community found in Bedford County--a sense so unique and rare, it's often mistaken for a family bond. Perhaps there's no stronger bond than what revolves around county sports. Community High School is no exception. On Friday night, Community High will host 'Team Matthew Night' at the ballpark...
Joslyn's blast leads Viqueens to win (04/24/15)
UNIONVILLE -- Kerigan Joslyn smashed a three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning to erase a 2-0 Huntland lead and give the Community Viqueens a 3-2 victory over the Lady Hornets in a District 9-A battle Wednesday night. "Number one, that's a senior stepping up," Coach Cam Farrell of the Viqueens said. "Number two, as far as the whole team, that's what we do when we don't quit."...
Viqueen seniors shine (04/22/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens scored early and often in defeating the Webb Lady Feet 16-1 in an intra-county softball clash Tuesday night. The Viqueens (7-9) pounded out 16 hits and scored in the four innings they batted as the game was called in the fifth inning due to the run rule...
Viking bats silenced in loss (04/21/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Vikings fell behind 4-0 before they had a chance to bat and could never recover as the Grace Christian Lions defeated the Vikings 6-0 in a non-district baseball game Monday night. The Lions scored their four first inning runs with the help of four base hits, two walks, and one Viking error...
Catcher's pitching boosts Vikes' win (04/19/15)
UNIONVILLE -- Ryan Fears pitched 6 2/3 innings of three-hit ball and his teammates backed him up with an errorless performance in the field as the Community Vikings defeated the Middle Tennessee Monarchs 3-2 in the Walking Horse Classic Friday night...
Raiderettes top Viqueens (04/15/15)
LYNCHBURG -- It was a rough outing for the Community Viqueens on Tuesday at Moore County. The Raiderettes capitalized on a three-run first inning and coasted to a 4-0 District 9-A victory. After driving in three in the bottom of the first, Moore County padded the score with a fourth run in the bottom of the third inning...
Weather nixes Viqueen rally (04/14/15)
Having fallen behind 6-1 after one complete inning on Monday evening at Mt. Pleasant, the Community Viqueens started to chip into the home team's lead. Though Community was on the march, the weather moved in and forced officials to call the game, at which point the Viqueens trailed Mt. Pleasant 6-3...
Champs hold off Vikings (04/12/15)
UNIONVILLE -- In their first meeting this year, the Cascade Champions claimed a 12-1 win against the Community Vikings. But on Friday night, the Vikings gave the Champions a bit of a different look and competed with the Champions through the full seven innings, but in the end fell short, 6-2...
Errors, miscues doom Vikes vs. MTCS (04/09/15)
UNIONVILLE -- Call it a "should have won" game. After trailing 3-1 in the bottom of the sixth, the Community Vikings rallied for a 4-3 lead going to the top of the seventh. But a handful of miscues in the field were the Vikings' demise and the MTCS Cougars were able to escape with the 6-4 District 9-A win...
Vikes win wild nightcap (04/07/15)
UNIONVILLE -- It was a wild weekend of baseball for the Community Vikings. After getting just one half inning in on Friday evening, the Vikings saw their tournament game against Heritage, Indiana, get pushed back to Saturday morning due to heavy rains...
Maupin, Davidson lead Viking win (03/31/15)
UNIONVILLE -- Jared Maupin pitched a complete game three-hitter and Kyle Davidson broke a tie game with a two-out, sixth inning home run to lead the short-handed Community Vikings to a 2-1 victory over the Eagleville Eagles in a District 9-A contest Monday night...
Second-half goals lead Fayetteville past Community (03/27/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Fayetteville Tigers scored two early goals in the second half to defeat the Community Vikings 2-0 in a rain-shortened district soccer matchup Thursday night. In a game where the bounce of the soccer ball resembled a super ball bounding on asphalt, both teams had to contend with the rain and unsure field conditions...
Vikes top Culleoka (03/25/15)
CULLEOKA -- The Community Viking soccer team claimed a 5-1 win Tuesday at Culleoka. The Vikings got a pair of goals from Andrew Clausell, and one goal apiece from Alejandro Pompa, Erly Anica and Zach Greenwood. Pompa and Clausell also added a pair of assists, while Doh Probpan added one...
Viqueens lose lead late in loss (03/25/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens came from behind to take a fifth inning lead, but eight runs in the last two innings, aided by four Viqueen errors, gave the Eagleville Lady Eagles a 9-3 win in a District 9-A softball game Tuesday night. The Viqueens (3-5, 1-4 9A) threatened to score in both the first and third innings, but came up empty both times...
Vikings overcome injury bug, outscore Raiders (03/24/15)
UNIONVILLE -- Three two-run doubles, mixed between 14 walks and three hit batsmen, powered the Community Vikings to a 14-4 win over the Moore County Raiders in a District 9-A contest Monday night. The Vikings (4-3, 1-2 9-A) were forced to alter their starting lineup right before the game as right fielder Brandon Mooneyham suffered a leg injury in warm-ups...
Viqueens falter in rough 3rd (03/24/15)
HUNTLAND -- A five-run third inning was the Community Viqueens' undoing on Monday night at Huntland. After posting one run in each of the first three innings, the Viqueens surrendered five runs to the Lady Hornets in the bottom of the third. Community managed to get one back in the top of the fifth, but couldn't recapture the lead and suffered the one-run loss...
Viqueens honored (03/22/15)
Community High School held a reception last Sunday afternoon for the Viqueen basketball team to honor its historic run to the Class A state tournament. (Submitted photo)
Lady Champs edge Viqueens in classic (03/20/15)
It was another classic between the Cascade Lady Champions and Community Viqueens. While both teams made key plays at clutch points on Thursday's rivalry game, it was the Cascade Lady Champions (2-0) who were able to finish and push a handful more runs across the plate in the 9-6 win...
Lions' late-game roar finishes off Vikings (03/20/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Vikings led 6-4 after five innings, but five late runs, including three in the seventh inning, propelled the Cannon County Lions to a 9-6 victory over the Vikings in a non-district clash last night. Community (2-3) struck first, scoring a first inning run as Robby Gray, who led off with a double, scored on an RBI ground out by Darian Pride to jump out to a 1-0 lead...
Viqueen rally falls short in loss to Fayetteville (03/18/15)
UNIONVILLE -- After falling behind 1-0 in the third inning against Fayetteville City on Tuesday, the Community Viqueens tied it up on a solo-shot off the bat of catcher Kerigan Joslyn. But the Viqueens couldn't complete the rally, eventually falling 4-3 to the Lady Tigers...
Rockets outblast Vikes in slugfest (03/17/15)
UNIONVILLE­ -- Last season, the Community Vikings defeated the Forrest Rockets four times in a four-week period in en route to the district and regional championships, and then to the state baseball tournament. But Monday night, the Rockets had the best of the Vikings, defeating Community 16-6 in the district opener for both teams...
Viqueen streak rolls on (03/17/15)
MURFREESBORO -- The Community Viqueens are on a hot streak. After sweeping a doubleheader on Saturday against Lancaster Christian by a score of 17-2 in both games, Community kept the hot bats rolling on Monday night in Murfreesboro at MTCS. The Viqueens hammered out 15 hits and picked up a 16-0 victory...
Vikes rally to beat Champions (03/13/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Vikings rallied from a 1-0 deficit with three unanswered goals to defeat the Cascade Champions 3-1 in the soccer opener for both teams Thursday night. The Champions controlled possession of the ball early and scored the first goal nine minutes into the game as Baron Hoffmeister found the back of the net to give Cascade the 1-0 lead...