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Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

Community Athletics

Viqueens sweep Fayetteville (08/28/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens couldn't have been more dominant on Thursday night. Thursday's dominant win puts the Viqueens back above .500 on the season following Tuesday's 3-1 touch loss against MTCS. On Thursday, Community set the tone early, cruising to a 25-10 Set 1 victory...
Feet nip Vikes in golf clash (08/26/15)
The Webb School claimed a slim, 15-stroke win over county opponent Community on Tuesdya afternoon, defeating the Vikings 172-187 at River Bend Country Club. Eli Freeman took match medalist honors for the Feet, with Oscar Westh-Blanc finishing a stroke back at 41...
Viqueens fall against MTCS (08/25/15)
The Community Viqueens fell in four sets to the visiting MTCS Lady Cougars on Monday evening. Though MTCS claimed the 3-1 match victory, the Viqueens didn't make it easy for the visitors. MTCS escaped the first set with a 25-19 win. Community evened the match, picking up a 25-21 Set 2 win...
Viqueens fall vs. Giles Co. (08/25/15)
PULASKI -- The Community High School Viqueen soccer squad dropped a tough, 2-1 loss at Giles County on Monday night. The two squads battled to a scoreless draw after one half of play. Though neither team found offensive success in the first half, the Lady Bobcats found the back of the net twice in the first 15 minutes of the second half...
Vikings give Grooms first win (08/23/15)
The Community Vikings displayed the fruits of their off-season labors Friday night, overcoming a slow start by pounding out 35 unanswered points in the second half to pull away and defeat the Cannon County Lions 53-14 in the opening game of the 2015 football season...
Viqueens win sweep (08/21/15)
SMYRNA -- The Community Viqueens improved to 2-1 on the season and won their second-straight match on Thursday, defeating Lancaster Christian in straight sets. The Viqueens won all three sets by score of 25-14. Community once again got solid from the front line of Anna Katherine Lemmons and Lacey Reed...
Community hits field with coach's program firmly in place (08/20/15)
One year ago, Coach Chris Grooms of the Community Vikings inherited his team a month before the start of the football season. Without much preparation, the Vikings went through some growing pains during Grooms' first season at the helm. But with a year under his belt, and a major off-season conditioning program, Grooms and the Vikings are expecting bigger things as they get ready for their 2015 opener Friday night at home against Cannon County...
Community overcomes slump against CA (08/19/15)
It wasn't the prettiest of wins, yet coach Allison Martin and the Community Viqueens will take what they can get. The Purple and Gold picked up its first win of the year on Tuesday evening, defeating Columbia Academy 3-1. In the first set, the Viqueens were firing on all cylinders...
Viqueens roughed up against Lincoln County (08/19/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens were only down 1-0 at the half in their season opener, but an onslaught of Lincoln County goals in the last 20 minutes of the second half were too much for the Viqueens to overcome as they dropped a 6-0 decision to the Lady Falcons in soccer action Tuesday night...
Fairview sweeps Viqueens (08/18/15)
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueen volleyball team led in two of the three sets Monday night, but could not get over the hump as the Fairview Yellowjackets defeated the Viqueens 25-19, 25-23, 25-20 in the 2015 season opener. The first half of the first set was a back-and-forth set as neither team could gain a big lead...
Everyone takes field as Vikes learn vs. Page (08/16/15)
Though the Community Vikings were on the short end of a 24-7 score to the Page Patriots in the Pencil City Jamboree Friday night, Coach Chris Grooms had an opportunity for everyone to get several reps in preparation for their season opener. "When you've got three scrimmages, you come out and go hard the first two," Grooms said. "The last one you try to get everybody in and get a feel of the game."...
Vikings pick up 2nd win (08/14/15)
The Community High School golf squad picked up its second win of the year on Thursday afternoon, defeating Fayetteville City in a dual-team match, 187-199. Freshman Grayson Garrette carded the round-low score and took match medalist honors with a 45...
Second Pencil City Jamboree kicks off Friday night (08/13/15)
Football fans across Bedford County will have a great chance to get a sneak preview of the upcoming high school season on Friday night at the second annual Pencil City Jamboree, hosted by the Shelbyville Central Golden Eagles. A huge success last year, the Pencil City Jamboree is set to be even more exciting this year...
Vikes claim golf opener (08/11/15)
ROCKVALE -- The Community Viking golf team got off to a strong start on Monday afternoon in the season opener at Champion's Run. In the dual-team meet against Eagleville, the Vikings were able to slip past the Eagles and pick up the season's first win, besting the home team by two strokes, 188-190...
Within the trenches, Community beefs up from last season (08/06/15)
Often, the position of football lineman doesn't get a lot of fanfare, especially on offense. While grinding away deep in the trenches, however, the effort and work put in does not go unnoticed by the coaching staff. With the help of a demanding offseason program, Community Viking Coach Chris Grooms sees a lot of promise for his linemen this season...
Pride of the Vikings: Major colleges take closer look at standout Community player (07/29/15)
For three seasons, Darian Pride has been a stalwart and a steady force for the Community Vikings' football team. Playing a myriad of positions on offense, defense, and special teams, Pride has excelled in whatever position he has occupied on the field...
Excitement builds around Community football (07/24/15)
After inheriting the position as coach of the Community Vikings one month before the start of the football season last year, Chris Grooms and the Vikings took their lumps on the field. Without much time to implement any kind of system, Community showed flashes of success on offense, but struggled defensively during a winless 2014 season...