Nashville Sounds Baseball
Nashville Batters Record Season Best 10 Runs and 18 Hits
Des Moines, IA – Sounds starting pitcher Mike Fiers (6-1) racked up a career-best 13 strikeouts through 6 2/3 scoreless innings Saturday night at Principal Park in the Nashville Sounds series opening 10-1 win against the Iowa Cubs.
Fiers earned his sixth win of the season, scattering five Iowa hits en route to his sixth quality start. The 28-year-old fired 117 pitches on the night and increased his league-leading strikeout total to 64 on the year.
Tennessee Titans select Penn State Defensive Tackle DaQuan Jones with their First, Fourth Round Pick
The 6’4″ 322 lbs Jones is quick to get off the snap, athletic and has a strong upper body. He can rush, distrupt and collapse the pocket.
Golden Pond, KY – Evening Planetarium shows and Star Parties at Land Between The Lakes will begin Saturday, May 31st. Shows are presented by Friends of Land Between The Lakes at the Golden Pond Planetarium located in the Golden Pond Visitor Center.
Additional shows are on Saturdays at 8:00pm June 14th and 28th, July 12th and 26th, August 9th, 23rd, and 30th. Planetarium shows begin at 8:00pm; doors open at 7:30pm.
APSU Sports Information
Athens, GA – Although only a few Austin Peay State University track and field athletes lowered their season-bests to put themselves in better position for an NCAA East Preliminary berth, the Lady Govs came away with a host of top finishes at the Georgia Invitational, Saturday, at Spec Towns Track.
Fort Campbell, KY – The 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell will celebrate the 2014 Week of the Eagles May 16th to 22nd.
This year’s Week of the Eagles will commence the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the 101st Airborne Division’s deployment to Vietnam. In keeping with tradition, activities will take place in May.
In 1973, then Major General John Cushman started the first Week of the Eagles in an effort to invigorate the local community and celebrate the Division’s combat readiness.
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Gas and Water sewer rehabilitation contractors will be working on the following streets during the week of May 12th-16th, 2014. Please be alert to workers and their equipment when approaching a work zone. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – At the Surveying the Hill candidate forum Thursday night, US Congressional challenger Dan Cramer spoke about veteran representation in congress and offered what he called a four-step plan to combat unemployment in Tennessee and end the prevailing trend towards underemployment.
The forum was held Thursday night at the Kennedy Law Center in Clarksville and hosted by the Michael E. Henry Charities, and featured over 30 candidates in races ranging from Tennessee’s US Senate race to the Montgomery County Commissioner races. Cramer was among three Candidates for the US House, all running for Tennessee’s 7th district.
Fort Campbell welcomes home 115 soldiers from the 227th Quartermaster Company, 101st Sustainment Brigade
Written by Sgt. 1st Class Mary Rose Mittlesteadt
Fort Campbell, KY – Families and friends welcomed home 115 Soldiers from the 227th Quartermaster Company, 129th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade “Lifeliners,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), May 4th, as they returned to Fort Campbell, KY.
The Soldiers returned in the middle of the night from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan in support of the U.S. Central Command Materiel Retrograde Element which focused on redistribution, disposal, and retrograde of excess materiel in Afghanistan.
Austin Peay Sports Information
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University track and field team takes 13 student-athletes down to Athens, Georgia for the Georgia Invitational, designed to earn Lady Govs qualifying marks into the NCAA Preliminary Field or the US Junior National meet.
Clarksville, TN – Rossview High School’s boys soccer team has been one of the upper-level teams in District 10-AAA since the school opened, but never winning back-to-back district titles.
That is until now, as the Hawks (13-3-4) made it make-to-back tournament titles with a 2-0, May 8th, victory over West Creek High School.
“I couldn’t be prouder of this group of boys,” Rossview coach Danny Chartrand said. “I’ve been telling anyone that would lesson that we’re 16 or 17 (players) deep and they’re genuinely not selfish and understand what the team is and they’re willing to play the minutes, do what we ask them to do, no matter where it is on the field. «Read the rest of this article»
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