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Sunday, July 5, 2015

Community Athletics

Viqueens' ride comes to end at East Robertson (05/12/15)
CROSS PLAINS -- After a successful run late in the regular season and postseason, the Community Viqueens' season ended in a tough way Monday night as they dropped a 2-1 heartbreaker to the East Robertson Lady Indians in the Region 5-A Tournament. The Viqueens (13-13) struggled all night to score, but got out of several jams to keep the game close...
Cinderella runs continue for Viqueens, Champs (05/10/15)
At the beginning of the 2015 baseball and softball seasons, not a lot of people would have given much credit to the Community Viqueens and Cascade Champions advancing to region play after a stellar district tournament showing. Community qualified for a Region 5-A berth after defeating the Moore County Raiderettes, 4-2, in the consolation finals of the District 9-A tournament last week...
Loss doesn't end Viqueens' ride; Region game ahead after consolation win (05/07/15)
UNIONVILLE -- During the 2015 season opener, the Moore County Raiderettes rocked the Community Viqueens on their home field for an 11-0 loss. But that was then, this is now. Community rallied in the consolation finals of the District 9-A tournament on Wednesday and advanced to the championship game against Forrest with a 4-2 win over the Raiderettes...
REFUSE TO LOSE: Viqueens advance again in 9-A (05/06/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens were not ready for their season to end Tuesday night as they pounded out 16 hits in defeating the Fayetteville Lady Tigers 11-1 in an elimination game of the District 9-A Tournament. "They refuse to lose," Coach Cam Farrell of the Viqueens said. "They said they're tired of not being a part of the final play and they want to be a part of it."...
Viqueens roll past Huntland (05/05/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The No. 5 seed Community Viqueens didn't have the best offensive night on Monday night in the consolation bracket of the District 9-A tournament. But they didn't need much offense to manufacture a 5-0 win over Huntland. The Viqueens managed just one hit against Lady Hornet starter Tara Cates, but still was able to put runners on and push five runs across the plate...
Tournament loss vs. Huntland brings end to Vikes' season (05/05/15)
CHAPEL HILL -- The Community Vikings' season came to a close Monday night as the hot-hitting Huntland Hornets defeated the Vikings 14-4 in the District 9-A Tournament. The Vikings (15-15) fell behind early and were forced to play catch-up ball the whole night...
Vikes handed loss in 9-A semifinals (05/05/15)
CHAPEL HILL -- The Community Vikings could only produce one run as they fell to the Forrest Rockets 11-1 in a winner's bracket semi-final game of the District 9-A Tournament Saturday afternoon. The Vikings fell behind 2-0 in the first inning after allowing two unearned runs...
Early deficit hurts as Viqueens fall (05/05/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens fell behind early and could not recover as the Forrest Lady Rockets defeated the Viqueens 13-2 in a winner's bracket semifinal game of the District 9-A Tournament on Saturday. The Lady Rockets went ahead 4-0 in the bottom of the first inning on a grand slam home run and never looked back...
Davidson pitches Vikes past Huntland in 9-A (05/03/15)
HUNTLAND -- The Community Vikings erased an early deficit and rode the complete game pitching of Kyle Davidson in edging the Huntland Hornets 5-4 in the opening round of the District 9-A Tournament Friday night. The Vikings (15-13) avenged two losses to the Hornets in the regular season...
Viqueens shut out Fayetteville in tourney opener (05/01/15)
FAYETTEVILLE -- The Community Viqueens continued their late season momentum Thursday night with a 4-0 shutout of the Fayetteville Lady Tigers in an opening round game of the District 9-A Tournament. The Viqueens (10-10), the number five seed, went ahead of the fourth-seeded Lady Tigers early and never looked back as starting pitcher Karla Pena pitched a complete game two-hit shutout...
Vikes shut out Rockets on senior night (05/01/15)
It only took the Vikings 37 seconds to take the lead on Thursday night as Alejandro Pompa broke away from the pack and kicked one over the keepers head. For the rest of the half the Vikings kept possession of the ball and prevented the Rockets from taking many shots on goal...
Home runs boost Vikes (04/28/15)
UNIONVILLE -- A pair of two-run homers by Kyle Davidson and Darian Pride helped propel the Community Vikings to a 10-5 win over the Fayetteville Tigers in a District 9-A game Monday night. Community (13-14, 4-7 9A) celebrated Senior Night in style as eight Vikings had at least one hit...
Viqueens fall short against Lady Rockets (04/28/15)
The Community Viqueens had chances, but just couldn't overcome the talented Forrest Lady Rockets on Monday evening and suffered a 2-0 district 9-A loss. Forrest drove in runs in the top of the first and third inning to claim the win. Freshman pitcher Karla Pena gave her team a chance to compete against the Lady Rockets, allowing just two five hits...
Vikes, LCA play for Matthew (04/26/15)
NIONVILLE -- The Community Vikings held off a late challenge to defeat the Lancaster Christian Knights 6-3 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday night. The night was 'Team Matthew Night' in honor of Matthew Miles, a 14-year-old student at Community Middle School, who is battling Mature B-cell Lymphoma...
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...