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Wednesday, Apr. 1, 2015

Community Athletics

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...
Vikings open with a bang, stun 3A Knoxville West (03/13/15)
DAYTON -- Viking coach Robbie Davis wanted his team to have a strong start to the 2015 season after finishing up last year with the school's first-ever trip to the Class A state baseball tournament. His team delivered, knocking off Class 3A Knoxville West, 6-5 on Thursday night...
Viqueens suffer through rough loss (03/13/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens had a tough open to the 2015 season, falling at home to the Moore County Raiderettes, 11-0. Moore County wasted no time bringing out the big bats, belting out 15 hits in the win. S. Stevens led the Raiderettes, going 2 for 4, including two home runs...
Dedication sends Viqueens to state tournament (03/08/15)
A lot of people in the mid-state might have been surprised at the second-straight year the Community Viqueens found themselves in late, postseason contention. Not Viquen coach Allison Martin. Nor her team. She attributes all of the team's success over the past two seasons, which include two district titles, two region title game appearances, a state sectional victory and a state tournament berth, entirely to her team's dedication in the gym...
HEART BREAKER; South Greene escapes Viqueens on last second shot (03/05/15)
MURFREESBORO -- It wasn't a lack of hustle, effort, or planning, just one do-or-die play that kept one team's season alive and ended another. With three seconds left in Wednesday's Class A state quarterfinal between Community (22-10) and South Greene (30-6), Rachel Crum drilled the do-or-die three-pointer, allowing the Lady Rebels to escape a determined Community Viqueen squad in the, 48-46...
VIQUEENS' TURN TO BE SEEN; Community makes first state tournament appearance tonight (03/04/15)
After every basketball season, the Community Viqueen team gets to travel to Murfreesboro and spend a day watching the girls' state tournament. The Viqueens, as usual, are going to spend some time there this year. This season, however, is a little different...
ON TO STATE; Viqueens oust Perry County, head to first-ever state tourney (03/03/15)
LINDEN -- A year ago the Community Viqueens wandered into uncharted territory by winning their first-ever region title. The Viqueens once again have sailed into uncharted waters, but this time those sails have led the Purple and Gold to the Class A state tournament...
Viqueens have no luck vs. Lady Irish in region finals (03/01/15)
EAGLEVILLE -- Fans couldn't have asked for a better match up than the Region 5A title game between the Community Viqueens (21-9) and the Houston County Lady Irish (33-1). Though Community held a seven-point lead eight early in the fourth quarter, Houston County rallied to force overtime and eventually claimed a 54-50 victory...
Viqueens survive late slump vs. Huntland, hope luck of Irish fails in title clash tonight (02/27/15)
EAGLEVILLE -- For the second year in a row, the Community Viqueens will play for a Region 5A title against the Houston County Lady Irish. Flashback to 2014, the Viqueens made history by winning the first-ever region title over the Lady Irish. On Thursday night, the Viqueens earned another berth in the Region 5A title game, defeating the Huntland Lady Hornets 61-50...
Viqueens near-perfect in Region 5-A opener (02/24/15)
UNIONVILLE -- Just about everything went like clockwork for the Community Viqueens in their first-round game of Region 5-A play on Monday. The Purple and Gold was firing on all cylinders on both ends of the floor and torched the Nashville Christian Lady Eagles (9-21), 78-40 to keep their season alive...
Twice is nice: Viqueens repeat as District 9-A champs (02/24/15)
EAGLEVILLE -- It was worth the wait! The Community Viqueens were delayed five days because of the winter storm, but came out strong and quickly took control as they repeated as district champs in defeating the Middle Tennessee Christian Lady Cougars 68-53 in the championship game of the District 9-A tournament Saturday night...
Eagles ride win into region tourney (02/24/15)
TULLAHOMA -- After a close first half, Shelbyville Central blew the game open in the second half to claim a 58-39 victory over Lincoln County in the consolation game of the District 8-AAA Tournament played at Tullahoma High School on Saturday evening...
Vikings settle for 4th in District 9-A (02/24/15)
EAGLEVILLE -- A rough first half was the downfall for the Community Vikings as they dropped a 62-44 decision to the Fayetteville Tigers in the consolation game of the District 9-A tournament Saturday night. The regular-season champion Tigers, fresh off an upset loss in the semifinal round, took their vengeance out on the Vikings (3-24)...