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Friday, Mar. 6, 2015

Shelbyville Central Athletics

Motlow a perfect fit for Eaglettes' Johnson (03/04/15)
Shelbyville Central outfielder Jamaica Johnson recently signed a letter of intent to play softball at Motlow State Community College. Johnson, a senior, has been a four-year member of the Golden Eaglettes and is thankful and excited to have the opportunity to play for Lady Bucks coach Tori Raby-Gentry...
Perseverance, hard work land Eaglette at Columbia State (02/26/15)
Overcoming obstacles and finding ways to persevere are key attributes to being successful. Such is the case for Shelbyville Central standout softball player Bailey Deason. Deason excels in the classroom as well as on the softball field and she recently signed a letter of intent to continue her education, as well as her softball career, at Columbia State Community College...
Eagles' run ends at Blackman (02/25/15)
MURFREESBORO -- Shelbyville Central's season came to an end with a 71-35 loss to host Blackman in the quarterfinals of the Region 4-AAA Tournament on Tuesday night. It was uncharted grounds for the Golden Eagles (14-15) with this being the first region tournament game for the entire team while Blackman (21-5) entered the postseason seeking its fourth straight trip to the state tournament...
Powerful McEwen ousts Vikings from region (02/25/15)
McEWEN -- The Community Vikings stayed close for 13 minutes, but a 17-0 run broke open a tie game and the McEwen Warriors went on to defeat the Vikings 67-43 in the opening round of the Region 5-A tournament Tuesday night. The loss ended the season for the Vikings (3-25)...
Eaglettes' year ends; Early turnovers hurt in region quarterfinals (02/24/15)
MURFREESBORO -- Shelbyville Central's season came to an end with a 64-37 loss to sixth-ranked Oakland on the road in the quarterfinals of the Region 4-AAA Tournament on Monday night. The Lady Patriots (24-6) will face Tullahoma (19-8) in the semifinals on Wednesday at Smyrna High School...
Eaglettes' Felts hits a winner (02/24/15)
TULLAHOMA -- Sophomore Romny Felts scored in the closing seconds to give Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes a 47-45 victory over Lincoln County in the District 8-AAA consolation game on Saturday afternoon at Tullahoma High School. Tullahoma defeated Lawrence County in the championship game...
Kiser finishes 4th in state (02/20/15)
Last weekend, Shelbyville Central wrestler Kaitlin Kiser made history for the Shelbyville Wrestling program becoming the first woman to place in the TSSAA State Tournament. Kiser took fourth overall. She also had the distinction of being the highest-placing wrestler in Shelbyville Central school history...
THE WAITING GAME; District 8-AAA scheduled to conclude Saturday (02/19/15)
With the weather being less than desirable for many this week, district basketball tournaments across Tennessee have felt the doom of Mother Nature as well. The District 8-AAA Tournament, being played at Tullahoma High School, has been postponed a number of times and is scheduled to finish on Saturday, weather permitting...
Solid effort not enough for Eagles in 8-AAA semis (02/17/15)
TULLAHOMA -- It was a valiant effort but Shelbyville Central dropped a 59-56 decision to Lawrence County in the District 8-AAA semifinals at Tullahoma High School on Saturday evening. The Eagles (13-14) battled back in the second half but it was too little too late...
Missed shots lead to Eaglette defeat (02/17/15)
TULLAHOMA -- A poor night shooting the basketball, particularly at the free throw line, led to Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes 44-41 loss to Tullahoma in the semifinals of the District 8-AAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Tullahoma High School...
Eagles dominate on Senior Night (02/08/15)
From start to finish, Shelbyville Central was in total control against Lincoln County on Friday night. It was a total team effort as the Golden Eagles cruised to a 66-41 victory over the visiting Falcons in a District 8-AAA game. Shelbyville Central (12-12, 8-4 8-AAA) is primed and ready for the postseason and will host Coffee County on Friday night at 6...
Eaglettes win; share 8-AAA regular season title (02/08/15)
Shelbyville Central's Golden Eaglettes cruised past visiting Lincoln County to claim a 57-36 victory and finish in a two-way tie with Lawrence County as regular season District 8-AAA champions on Friday night. The Eaglettes (18-8, 10-2 8-AAA) and Lawrence County each had two district losses, but the Lady Wildcats will be the top seed in the upcoming district tournament, with Shelbyville Central the No. 2 seed...
Eagles get back at Franklin Co. (02/04/15)
The Shelbyville Central Golden Eagles were not happy with the way they played in their District 8-AAA loss at Franklin County earlier in the season. With that in mind, the Eagles (11-12, 7-4 8-AAA) were very satisfied with their performance in a 55-39 win over the Rebels on Tuesday night at home...
Hardy, Felts spark big Eaglette win (02/04/15)
Shelbyville Central backed a steady offensive performance with a great defensive effort in a 70-34 win over visiting Franklin County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Tuesday for Pink-Out Night. The Eaglettes (17-8, 9-2 8-AAA) held Franklin County to only 15 points in the second half...
Felts leads strong 2nd half for SC (02/01/15)
MANCHESTER -- After a slow start, Shelbyville Central pulled away in the second half to claim a 56-36 victory over host Coffee County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Friday night. Coffee County took an early 5-0 lead while the Eaglettes (16-8. 8-2 8-AAA) were scoreless until the 1:54 mark of the first quarter when sophomore Romny Felts nailed a three-pointer...
Eagles scrap out win at Coffee Co. (02/01/15)
MANCHESTER -- After trailing most of the game, Shelbyville Central regrouped in the second half to claim a 58-48 victory over host Coffee County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Friday night. Coffee County led as much as nine points early in the second half after holding a 12-11 advantage at the close of the first quarter before settling for a 22-18 lead at the intermission...
Eagles drop heartbreaker in overtime (01/27/15)
SMYRNA -- Devonta Leslie just didn't want to lose Monday's game against Smyrna. The Eagle senior scored a game-high 37 points and led the Eagles to overtime against the Bulldogs. Shelbyville (9-12), however, came up just short of taking down the Bulldogs (10-11) in overtime and fell 74-72 in a heartbreaker...
Eaglettes fall against Smyrna (01/27/15)
SMYRNA -- The Shelbyville Central Golden Eaglettes stepped outside of district play on Monday night and traveled to Smyrna in a final tuneup before finishing the district slate. Though Shelbyville (16-8) got solid numbers from To'Nesha Allison and Romny Felts, the Eaglettes came up short on the road and fell to the Lady Bulldogs, 64-50...
First SC female wrestler qualifies for state tourney (01/27/15)
BRENTWOOD -- Kaitlin Kiser etched her name into Shelbyville Central history over the weekend, becoming the first girl to qualify for the state wrestling tournament. She also won her 130-pound weight class in the TSSAA West Regional Tournament by pinning her opponent in the finals...
Surging Eaglettes end Lawrence Co. win streak (01/25/15)
The District 8-AAA race just got a little tighter after Shelbyville Central claimed a 65-59 win to hand Lawrence County its first District 8-AAA loss on Homecoming night at SCHS. The Golden Eaglettes (16-7, 7-2 8-AAA) have now won eight games in a row and 13 of their last 15. Lawrence County (19-4, 8-1 8-AAA) remains atop the district, but it's setting up to be a close race down to the final regular-season game...
Wildcats dominate, hand Eagles loss (01/25/15)
It wasn't the homecoming outing the Eagles had hoped for as Shelbyville Central fell 69-44 to Lawrence County in a District 8-AAA matchup on Friday night. The Wildcats took an early 17-2 lead and that proved to be more than the Eagles (9-12, 5-4 8-AAA) could overcome...
Eaglette payback time; Central punishes Tullahoma for earlier defeat (01/21/15)
TULLAHOMA -- The Shelbyville Central Golden Eaglettes got a little revenge by claiming a 50-44 victory over host Tullahoma in a key District 8-AAA matchup on Tuesday night. The victory sets up a huge matchup with the Eaglettes (15-7, 6-2 8-AAA) and district-leading Lawrence County (19-3, 8-0 8-AAA) on Friday night at 6 for Shelbyville Central's Homecoming...
Leslie scores 23 in Eagle blowout (01/21/15)
TULLAHOMA -- It was total domination in every facet of the game as the Shelbyville Central Golden Eagles rolled past Tullahoma 71-50 on the road in a District 8-AAA matchup on Tuesday night. "It was good to see us play well and play like a team," Central coach Stan Eggleston said...
Eagles finish 4th in tourney (01/20/15)
The Shelbyville Central wrestling team placed fourth over the weekend in the 2015 Mountain Top Invitational, held at St. Andrews-Sewanee. In the tournament, Shelbyville had a handful of standout performances, with Trevor Tribe claiming first-place in his weight division, Jerimerry Jones and Cody Martin placed second, while Luc Zahorian claimed third...
Eagles come up short vs. district-leading Lions (01/18/15)
Shelbyville Central battled hard and strong till the end but came up short in a 62-56 loss to District 8-AAA leading Columbia Central at home on Friday night. "I was pleased with our effort and the way we played we just had a short spell in the second half where we didn't play particularly well and they made some shots and that was the difference in the game," Eagle coach Stan Eggleston said...