Shelbyville Central Athletics
Eagles struggle against Wilson Central
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles are still in search of their first win of the season after a tough 58-46 loss to Wilson Central in the Lebanon Thanksgiving Classic on Friday. After leading 14-6 in the first quarter, the Eagles (0-4) were outscored 25-12 in the second stanza and trailed 31-26 at halftime...
Golden Eaglette soccer awards
Members of the Shelbyville Central High girls soccer team received awards at a post-season banquet. From left, Romny Felts, Rookie of the Year; Lesleigh Blackburn, Offensive Player of the Year; Olivia Doak, Most Valuable Player; Alex Ragan, Defensive Player of the Year; Morgan Jennings, Leadership Award; Savannah Odeneal, Eaglette Award; Taylor Overcast, Rookie of the Year. (Submitted photo)
Eaglettes handed road loss
LEBANON -- Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes fell 61-56 at Lebanon on Tuesday evening. After leading 42-38 at the end of the third quarter, Lebanon outscored the Eaglettes (1-3) 23-14 in the fourth quarter to secure the victory. "I thought we played better and I really liked our effort," Central coach Kevin Thomas said. "We've just got to shoot the ball better outside."...
Eagles fall to Lebanon
LEBANON - It was a game Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles would like to forget about in a 63-24 loss at Lebanon on Tuesday night. The Eagles (0-3) fell behind 12-0 and could never bounce back. Lebanon posted leads of 14-4 at the end of the first quarter, 32-10 at halftime and 51-17 after three periods...
Eagles fall short in home opener
A valiant comeback effort fell a little short in Shelbyville Central's 52-50 loss to visiting Stewarts Creek in the season home opener Monday evening. Senior David Parsons canned a 3-pointer with 1:16 left to play to cut the lead to 48-47, then stepped up to the free throw line in the closing seconds and hit the first before intentionally missing the second...
Errors hurt Eaglettes in loss
A combination of turnovers and missed layoffs proved to be costly in the Shelbyville Central Golden Eaglettes' 40-33 loss to Stewarts Creek in the home opener Monday night. The Eaglettes (1-2) committed 26 turnovers and missed a number of layups. "We did a lot of good things to only give up 40 points after turning the ball over that many times but we've got to do a much better job of taking care of the basketball," Central coach Kevin Thomas said...
Eaglettes make a few changes
As the regular basketball season begins, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes look to be a contender in District 8-AAA. The Eaglettes play in their home opener on Monday night against talented Stewarts Creek at 6. All the hard work in the offseason and preparation over the past few weeks well be tested as the team seeks to improves as the season progresses with hopes of peaking by tournament time...
Eagles small, quick and in shape
It's the time of year Shelbyville Central Golden Eagle head basketball coach Stan Eggleston longs for -- basketball season. The Golden Eagles host Stewarts Creek in their season home opener on Monday night. "As the end of the football season nears, if you're a sports fan, you always shift that attention to basketball. I'm excited about this season for our team and I know our players are as well," Eggleston said...
Eagles pin Pioneers
Shelbyville Central earned a 48-36 win over visiting Warren County on Thursday afternoon in an exhibition match to open the 2015 season. In the seven individual matches the Eagles were able to win, each Golden Eagle claimed the victory via pin against their respective Pioneer opponent...
Central drops 2 at Cookeville
COOKEVILLE -- Shelbyville Central dropped a pair of Hall of Fame games at Cookeville on Thursday evening with the Eaglettes falling 43-31 while the Eagles fell behind early and could never recover in a 82-36 loss. Kyleigh Hardy paced the Eaglettes with 11 tallies, including six points in the fourth stanza...
SCHS football homecoming court
The Football Homecoming Court for Shelbyville Central High School. Front row: Sarah Saddler, Queen Morgan Jennings, Olivia Doak and Payton Daugherty. Back row: Chloe Bell, Taylor Sanders, Anna Mooneyham, Briley O'Neal, Perla Arias, Romny Felts, Sarah Roesch, Miah Jones and Meygan Burris. (Submitted photo)
Lights out for Eagles: Hendersonville wins playoff clash
HENDERSONVILLE -- After the start of Shelbyville Central's state playoff game at Hendersonville was delayed for an hour with no light on the visitors' side due to a blown transformer, it didn't get much brighter for the Golden Eagles when the lights came back on...
No. 2 Hendersonville is formidable foe for Shelbyville tonight
For the third-straight year, Shelbyville Central will play in the TSSAA Football State Playoffs. The Golden Eagles (Region 5-5A No. 3 seed) travel to face Hendersonville (Region 5-6A No. 2 seed), ranked No. 2 statewide in Class 5A, tonight at 7. Advancing to the state playoffs is a goal of the Eagles and it's an award for all the hard work the team has put in throughout the season...
Eagles bound for playoffs as Rebs put up little fight
WINCHESTER --- For the third straight year and sixth in the past seven, Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles have advanced to the TSSAA State Playoffs. The Eagles rolled past Franklin County 42-14 in a Region 5-5A matchup on the road Friday night to close out the regular season...
Eagles must win to keep postseason hopes alive
To say a lot is on the line when Shelbyville Central travels to Franklin County in a Region 5-5A matchup this evening in the final game of the season would be a huge understatement. There are a number of playoff scenarios that remain in the region, one being a Golden Eagle win and a loss by either La Vergne or Lincoln County will assure a playoff berth for Shelbyville Central...
Eagles strike quickly, hold off Columbia
COLUMBIA -- In a game where the offense was only on the field for a total of 12:22, Shelbyville Central scored often and quickly on the way to a 49-31 victory over host Columbia in a Region 5-5A matchup on Friday night. The game was televised on MyTV 30's Friday Night Rivals...
Eagles, Lions desperately seek win
It's a matchup between two teams in desperate need of a win. Shelbyville Central travels to Columbia for a Region 5-5A contest tonight. The teams enter with a combined seven-game losing streak. The Golden Eagles (5-3, 2-3 5-5A) have lost three consecutive games at home after starting the season 5-0...
Oakland ends Eaglettes' year with OT goal
MURFREESBORO -- Shelbyville Central had an excellent game plan in its Region 4-AAA matchup at Oakland on Tuesday evening. Playing without All-District center-back Alex Ragan, who was out with a knee injury suffered in the district championship game last week, the Eaglettes played a low-line of confrontation on defense, allowing Oakland (14-3-1) to bring the ball to the defense while the defense stayed compact, not allowing any breakaway shots...
Eagles can't hold large early lead
It's not how you start, but how you finish. After starting the season with five straight wins, Shelbyville Central have loss three games in a row, including a 49-35 loss to visiting Stewarts Creek on Friday Night on senior night. The Golden Eagles need to win their final two games to remain in the playoff picture...
Lincoln Co. denies Eaglettes title
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes had a chance to win four District 8-AAA tournament championships in a row, but were edged 2-1 by host Lincoln County in the title game on Thursday evening. "We're disappointed to say the least," Central Gordon said. "This team has always set lofty goals and we still have a chance to advance in the region and go further than we have ever gone but it's going to be a challenge."...
Eagles hope to send seniors out with win
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eagles look to end a two-game losing streak tonight against Stewart's Creek in a Region 5-5A matchup at Eagle Stadium. It will be senior night with the football seniors honored starting at 6:30, followed by the homecoming court and the announcement of homecoming queen...
Eaglettes win semifinal clash
The reality of winning four straight district championships is almost never heard of. But Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglette soccer team can do it after cruising to a 3-0 victory over visiting Tullahoma in the semifinals of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Tuesday evening...
Eagles' Cunningham commits to TTU
Shelbyville Central standout senior quarterback Mason Cunningham verbally committed to Tennessee Tech University on Sunday evening. Cunningham, a dual-threat quarterback, was being recruited by a number of schools and has been an active participate of summer camps the past couple of years...
Central claims win in opener
Shelbyville Central stated the postseason off on a good note with a 11-1 victory over visiting Lawrence County in the opening round of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon. The win sets up a home match with rival Tullahoma in the semifinals tonight at 6...
No. 1 Independence too much for Golden Eagles
Shelbyville Central had a tough task facing top-ranked Class 5-A Independence and despite a hard-fought battle, the Golden Eagles fell 46-15 at home on Friday night. Independence (7-0, 4-0 5-5A) scored two touchdowns early in the first quarter and that proved to be more than Shelbyville could overcome...