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Sunday, May 29, 2016

Shelbyville Central Athletics

Leaping ahead: Eagles' Giles competes in state track meet (05/29/16)
MURFREESBORO -- The future looks bright for Shelbyville Golden Eagle trackster Corvin Giles. Giles, in his first year of competing in track and field, qualified for the TSSAA Class AAA Boys' Long Jump, held Friday at Dean Hayes Stadium on the campus of Middle Tennessee State University...
Thomas steps aside: Longtime head coach pursues path home (05/22/16)
After nearly 20 years as a coach at Shelbyville Central High School, Golden Eaglettes basketball coach Kevin Thomas has resigned to return home. Thomas met with the Eaglette basketball team on Friday morning with the news of his resignation. He recently accepted an administrative position at Jackson County High School in Gainesboro as career coach. He will also take over as the head boys' basketball coach...
BREAKING NEWS: Thomas resigns as Eaglette basketball coach (05/20/16)
Kevin Thomas has resigned as the Shelbyville Central girls basketball coach and has accepted a coaching position at Jackson County. Look for a full story in Sunday's edition of the T-G.
SCHS tennis run closes in region match (05/19/16)
COLUMBIA -- On Tuesday afternoon, the remaining Shelbyville Central tennis players saw their seasons come to a close in the individual region tournament, held in Columbia. Senior Eddie Green advanced through the semifinals, defeating Siegel's Ryan Jacobs 7-5, 6-2, before falling to Hussain Al-Zubaidi, 6-0, 6-1, in the region championship singles match...
Eagles fall in 2 OTs (05/18/16)
It couldn't get much closer. After playing to a 1-1 tie at the end of regulation, Shelbyville Central's soccer team fell 2-1 in double overtime to visiting Oakland on Tuesday evening in the semifinals of the Region 4-AAA Tournament to close out their season...
One lone run dooms Eaglettes (05/17/16)
Hits and runs were hard to come by in Shelbyville Central's 1-0 loss to visiting Stewarts Creek in the Region 4-AAA semifinals on Monday evening. The loss ends the season for the Eaglettes (19-16) after claiming the District 8-AAA title on Friday night...
Dye resigns as coach (05/17/16)
Shelbyville Central softball coach Samantha Dye announced her resignation after Monday night's 1-0 loss to Stewarts Creek in the Region 4-AAA semifinals. Dye was officially named the head coach at the end of last season after serving as the interim head coach...
Eaglettes claim 8-AAA softball tournament (05/15/16)
WINCHESTER -- Every team wants to peak at the right time, usually right as the postseason starts. Such is the case for Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette softball team. After ending the regular season as the fourth seed in the District 8-AAA Tournament, the Eaglettes claimed the district tournament championship with a 6-5 win over Tullahoma on Friday night at Franklin County High School...
Eagles step it uip, win 8-AAA soccer title (05/15/16)
Coach Chris Fritz challenged his Shelbyville Eagle soccer team Friday night to pick up the pace after a scoreless halftime tie. Fritz's words brought dividends as the Eagles claimed the District 8-AAA championship with a 3-1 victory over the Tullahoma Wildcats...
Eaglettes win, earn title shot (05/12/16)
WINCHESTER -- For the third time in the past five years, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette softball team plays for the district championship. The Eaglettes play for the District 8-AAA championship after cruising to a 9-1 win over Tullahoma in the semifinals on Wednesday evening...
Eagles charge into finals (05/12/16)
Top-seed Shelbyville Central will play for the District 8-AAA Tournament championship after rolling past visiting Franklin County 6-3 in the semifinals on Wednesday night. The Eagles host Tullahoma, a 1-0 double overtime winner over Coffee County, on Friday evening at 7 with the title on the line...
Eaglettes stun district leaders (05/10/16)
WINCHESTER -- Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette softball team jumped out to an early lead on the way to a 7-4 victory over top-seed Coffee County in the second round of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Monday evening at Franklin County High School...
Eaglettes claim district team tennis title (05/08/16)
Coach Chris King has said his team has been peaking for a while. Needless to say, the results confirm it. On Friday afternoon, the Shelbyville Golden Eaglette tennis team knocked off Lincoln County in the District 8-AAA team finals and claimed the 2016 tournament championship with a 4-1 victory...
Gannon walks Eaglettes off in 8-AAA play (05/08/16)
WINCHESTER -- A walk-off single by senior Chelbie Gannon lifted Shelbyville Central to a 5-4 victory over Lincoln County in the opening round of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Friday evening. The Lady Falcons scored a run in the top of the seventh inning to even the score at 4-4...
Early strikes don't lift Eagles in district tourney contest (05/08/16)
FAYETTEVILLE -- Shelbyville Central scored a pair of runs in the top of the first inning but that wasn't enough in a 8-2 loss to host Lincoln County in second round action of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Friday evening. Noah Mason walked and Logan Landers singled then later scored off a Colt Williams single to put Shelbyville Central up 2-0 after the first inning...
OPENING VICTORY: Eagles in control vs. Franklin Co. (05/06/16)
After leaving a number of runners in scoring position over the first five innings, Shelbyville Central rallied for six runs in the bottom of the sixth inning in a 6-0 win over visiting Franklin County in opening round action of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Thursday evening...
Williams homers in Eagle win (05/04/16)
Shelbyville Central closed out the regular season with a 7-5 victory over visiting Smyrna on Tuesday evening. The Eagles return to action on Thursday night at 6 at home against tonight's winner between Tullahoma and Franklin County. Shelbyville Central was led by Colt Williams' home run. Luke Davidson added a pair of singles for the winners...
SC blasts Tullahoma (05/04/16)
Shelbyville Central is hitting its stride at the right time of the year. The Eaglette tennis team stayed alive in the District 8-AAA team tournament with a dominant 4-1 win over visiting Tullahoma on Tuesday afternoon. Of the five singles matches, Shelbyville claimed four to advance to the next round...
District chance eludes Eagles (05/03/16)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles saw their chance at their first regular season District 8-AAA championship in years slip way in the top of the seventh in a 2-1 loss to visiting Lincoln County on Saturday afternoon in a Pink-Out game. Up 1-0 going into the top of the seventh frame, the Eagles allowed two runs in the seventh, then failed to score in the bottom of the inning after Luke Davidson led off with a double...
Eagles claim Senior Night win (05/03/16)
It was a successful Senior Night on Monday as Shelbyville Central cruised to an 8-1 win over Marshall County. The Eagles honored seniors Wesley Griggs, Trevor Sanders, Chase Smith and Addison Woods before the game and thesy played a big role in the win...
Central racks up district tennis titles (05/03/16)
SEWANEE -- One district championship is good. Four are even better. In the District 8-AAA individual tennis tournament on Friday, held at Sewanee, Shelbyville Central saw four players crowned as the best in the district. Eddie Green claimed the boys title with a 6-2, 6-3 win over Lincoln County's Keven Kite...
Pioneers spoil Eagles' Senior Night (04/29/16)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagle soccer team fell 2-1 on Thursday to Warren County on Senior Night. The Eagles honored seniors Ismael Hernandez, Jamie Groves, Eric Womble, Michael Williams, Roman Ramirez, Cesar Herrera, Leo Hernandez and Jossimar Perez before the game...
Eaglettes claim 2-1 district softball win (04/29/16)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagle softball team held on to edge visiting Franklin County 2-1 in a District 8-AAA matchup on Thursday evening. The Eaglettes jumped out to a 2-0 advantage before Franklin battled back late in the game. Trinity Whitaker hit a home run to lead Shelbyville Central while Kendell Durard collected three singles with Abby Blackwell adding two singles...
Eaglettes claim Senior Night win (04/28/16)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes capped Senior Night with a 1-0 five-inning victory over visiting Columbia on Wednesday in a District 8-AAA machup. Seniors Ashlyn Brannon, Chelbie Gannon, Allie Odeneal and Liz Pendegrass were honored. The lone run came in the bottom of the third inning by freshman Taylor Sanders...
Eagles even series with Columbia (04/27/16)
COLUMBIA -- Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles claimed a 4-1 victory at Columbia in a District 8-AAA matchup on Tuesday evening to get a series split with the Lions. The Eagles scored a pair of runs in the top of the first when Logan Landers and Trevor Sanders each singled then scored off a double by Wesley Griggs...