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Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

Shelbyville Central Athletics

Shelbyville seniors finally beat 'Cats (04/24/14)
Shelbyville Central's soccer team claimed their third straight District 8-AAA win with a 3-0 victory over visiting Tullahoma on Wednesday night, The win was especially special for the Golden Eagle seniors. "This was a big win in a number of ways but it was extremely special for the seniors as it's the first time in their high school career they had defeated the Wildcats," Central coach Chris Fritz said. ...
Coffee County hands Eaglettes district loss (04/24/14)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes fell 5-1 hosting Coffee County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Wednesday night. The Eaglettes (14-7, 7-3 8AAA) won the first matchup earlier in the season, 5-0. Coffee County pitcher Brianna Jones only gave up two hits while fanning a dozen batters with one walk...
Eagles fall to Wildcats (04/23/14)
Shelbyville Central fell behind early and could never catch up in a 7-4 loss to visiting Lawrence County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Tuesday night. The Eagles (5-19, 1-10 8-AAA) were down 6-0 before scoring three runs in the bottom of the third inning...
No stopping Eaglettes in road win (04/23/14)
Shelbyville Central's softball team finished with 13 unanswered runs in a 13-2 District 8-AAA win at Lawrence County on Tuesday night. The Eaglettes (14-6, 7-2) scored four runs in the second inning, six in the third and added three in the fifth. Lawrence County only scored in the opening frame...
Eaglettes win week's opener (04/22/14)
In the first of five District 8-AAA games this week, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes claimed a 5-2 victory over visiting Lawrence County on Monday evening. Shelbyville (13-6, 6-2 8-AAA) collected only six hits on the night and made three errors in the field, but at this stage of the season a win is all coach Shawn DiGianfelice is really looking for...
Seniors shine in Eagle blowout (04/22/14)
It was a great senior night as Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles rolled to a 7-1 victory over Lawrence County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Monday. Seven seniors (Octavio Ayala, Michael Basurto, Detrell Carpenter, Matt Clanton, Javier Castillo, Ivan Leyva, Adelaido Olea) were honored before the game...
5-run uprising in 7th sends Eagles to win (04/20/14)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles picked up another quality win with a come-from-behind 6-3 victory at Blackman on Friday evening. Trailing 2-1 going into the top of the seventh inning, the Eagles scored five runs to go up 6-2. Senior Tommy Canonico blasted a three-run double to provide the bulk of the damage...
Eaglettes blast Columbia (04/18/14)
Shelbyville Central collected 15 hits in a 7-1 victory over visiting Columbia in a District 8-AAA matchup on Thursday night The Golden Eaglettes (12-6, 5-2 8-AAA) scored a run in the second inning, two in the fourth, three in the fifth before adding an insurance run in the sixth...
Eagles earn 8-AAA win (04/18/14)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagle soccer team scored their first District 8-AAA win of the season with a 4-0 win over visiting Coffee County. It was the first home game in over a month for the Golden Eagles and the team was ready to play on their turf with this game being the first of a three-game home stand...
Central tennis teams split at Tullahoma (04/18/14)
TULLAHOMA -- Another day, another win for the Golden Eagles. On Thursday afternoon, the Shelbyville Central Golden Eagle tennis team claimed another win, defeating arch-rival Tullahoma 7-0. While the Eagles claimed another win, the Eaglettes took another tough one on the chin to the Lady Wildcats, falling 4-3...
Eagles claim first district win (04/17/14)
After falling behind early, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles rallied to a 6-5 victory over visiting Columbia to claim their first District 8-AAA win of the season on Wednesday. Columbia scored five runs in the first inning but was held scoreless the next six innings...
Eaglettes roll past Rebelettes (04/17/14)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette softball team started quick and crusied to a 8-4 victory over host Franklin County in a District 8-AAA contest on Wednesday night. It was three pitches and three runs as Baylee Cook and Alexis Larion each singled on the first pitch of their at-bat. Then, Tiana Sanders blasted a home run over the left field fence on the first pitch to put the Eaglettes up 3-0...
Eagle tennis team does it again (04/17/14)
COLUMBIA -- In a make up match originally scheduled for last week, the Golden Eagle tennis squad added another big district "W" to the books on Wednesday evening, downing Columbia 6-1. The Eaglettes, despite a handful of closely contested matches, fell by the same score...
Collapse in late innings results in 5-4 Eagle defeat (04/16/14)
COLUMBIA -- After leading the entire game and the hopes of its first district win of the season, Shelbyville Central gave up four runs in the last two innings in a 5-4 loss to Columbia on the road in a District 8-AAA matchup on Wednesday afternoon. Shelbyville scored a pair of runs in the second inning and added a run in each of the third and seventh innings...
Eagles split over weekend (04/15/14)
Shelbyville Central split a pair of non-district games at home on Saturday, claiming n 11-10 win over White County before falling 12-0 to Smyrna. After jumping out to a commanding 5-0 lead after three innings, the Eagle had to battle back and score in their last at bat to claim the victory...
Eagles overpower Falcons (04/15/14)
Before the weather moved in on Monday evening, the Shelbyville Central Golden Eagle tennis squad was able to finish off Lincoln County and claim another perfect District 8-AAA match, defeating the Falcons 7-0. But before the Eaglettes could finish their match against Lincoln County, the match was called due to rain with the Eaglettes trailing 3-2...
Central tennis gets SAS-sy (04/11/14)
A night after a close defeat to the Tullahoma Lady Wildcats, the Shelbyville Central Eaglette tennis team rebounded with a 5-2 win over visiting St. Andrews-Sewanee. The Eagles also kept their perfect season intact, defeating SAS 7-0. The Eaglettes got a big leg up from Keely Smith's efforts on Thursday...
Eagle errors take toll (04/10/14)
Shelbyville struck first and had its chances to knock off arch-rival Tullahoma on Wednesday evening, but in the end couldn't overcome a handful of errors and fell to the Wildcats 8-4. Golden Eagle starter Trevor Sanders dodged trouble in the top of the first inning after issuing a leadoff walk...
Early lead disappears for Eaglettes (04/10/14)
TULLAHOMA -- It just wasn't meant to be in Shelbyville Central's 10-8 loss to Tullahoma in eight innings in a District 8-AAA matchup on Wednesday night. The Eaglettes defeated the Lady Wildcats 10-0 in their first meeting. Shelbyville jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the top of the first inning when Baylee Cook led off with the home run followed by a grand slam off the bat of freshman Kendall Durard. The Eaglettes left the bases loaded in the first...
Eaglettes drop close match (04/10/14)
It was a hard-fought defeat for the Shelbyville Central Eaglette tennis team on Wednesday afternoon against backyard rival Tullahoma. While the Eagles notched another 7-0 win, the Eaglettes fell to the Lady Wildcats, 4-3. In doubles, Keely Smith and Sydney Cooper outlasted Tullahoma No. 1 duo of Laura Burke and Katie Myers in a 9-8 marathon win...
Eagles face top prospect; Tullahoma's Sheffield hurls no-hitter at Vandy (04/08/14)
NASHVILLE -- What a great opportunity for Shelbyville Central's baseball team. Even though the Golden Eagles were defeated 5-0 by Tullahoma in a District 8-AAA matchup on Monday night, it was a game many of the players will never forget. The game was played on Vanderbilt's baseball field but unfortunately Shelbyville faced Tullahoma's left-handed ace Justus Sheffield, one of the top high school pitchers in the nation and a Vanderbilt signee...
Eaglettes rack up 3 wins at Ooltewah (04/08/14)
OOLTEWAH -- Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes finished with a 3-1 record in the Ooltewah Tournament on Saturday. The Eaglettes (10-5) only allowed three runs in the tournament. Shelbyville faces Coffee County tonight on the road in a District 8-AAA matchup at 7...
State champion Eaglette wins title as a coach (04/06/14)
Every basketball player's goal is to win a state championship. Jill Mitchell Phillips, formerly of Shelbyville, did such a feat as a member of the Shelbyville Central Golden' Eaglette state championship team. While a state championship as a player was good, Phillips recently added to the memory banks, coaching the Princeton Vikings to the 2013-2014 Ohio state championship, where Phillips' team defeated Hoover High School, 61-55...
Eagles fall short in 9 innings (04/03/14)
Shelbyville Central battled till the end but fell short in gaining its first District 8-AAA win of the season in a 10-9 loss in nine innings to Lincoln County at home on Wednesday night. The Eagles had a great chance to win in the bottom of the seventh inning, but a runner was thrown out at the plate after a single off the bat of freshman shortstop Logan Landers...
Falcons stop Eagles in district battle (04/02/14)
In a game that was scoreless through four innings, Shelbyville Central fell 4-0 to Lincoln County in a District 8-AAA contest on the road on Tuesday evening. The team face off again tonight in Shelbyville at 6. Lincoln County pushed across a run in the bottom of the fourth then rallied for three in the fifth to secure the win...