Topic: Clarksville High School
Clarksville, TN – With the 2014 High School Basketball Jamboree complete, the basketball season officially began in Clarksville last week. Boys and Girls varsity high school teams hit the court at home or on the road trying to get a good start to a long season.
Most of the teams started their action on Tuesday, November 11th and played at least a couple of games last week, including some Hall of Fame games.
Clarksville, TN – The Rossview Hawks and the Clarksville Academy Cougars were among the four local district teams who competed in the second round of the Division I high school playoffs last week. They were also among three of the four teams whose season came to an end last week.
Only last season’s state champs, the Henry County Patriots, moved on to the playoff quarterfinals, moving one step closer to another state title.
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville High School held Hendersonville High School to single-figure scoring in three of four quarters, November 18th at the William Workman Gymnasium, as the Wildcats came away with a 59-41 victory.
Despite playing a road game the night before in Nashville, the Wildcats (2-2) defense was dominate in the contest, only allowed the Commandos to score seven points in the first, second and fourth quarters.
Clarksville High on the other hand had more than enough offensive firepower, led by JJ Jones’ game-high 22 points.
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville High School girls basketball team is still looking of its first win of the season after dropping a 53-43 decision, November 18th at William Workman Gymnasium, to Hendersonville High School.
After getting out to an 8-3 lead in the game’s first two-and-a-half minutes, behind a pair of threes from Hannah Goins and Haley Bearden, Clarksville High (0-4) would see Hendersonville go on an 11-0 run to take a 11-8 lead, with 2:26 left in the period.
The two teams would trade baskets over the next minute, but the Lady Commandos (1-0) closed out the first quarter by hitting five-of-six free throws over the final 1:11 to take an 21-12 advantage after the first eight minutes of play.
Clarksville High Wildcats Donny Everett signs with defending NCAA Baseball National Champions Vanderbilt University
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville High School’s hard-throwing, right-handed pitcher Donny Everett cast his lot with the defending NCAA Baseball National Champions Vanderbilt University, by signing a Letter of Intent on November 12th, in a ceremony held in the school’s cafeteria.
The Commodores had shown interest is Everett since he was 15-year old; something that is more prevalent in football and basketball and at the time was almost unheard of in college baseball.
“I went to a showcase the summer of my freshman year and the Vanderbilt coaches saw me and we just sort of started talking form there,” Everett said. “I just loved everything they had to offer with a great education, plus they really wanted me, so it was a great fit.
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville High School all-state catcher had hoped and dreamed about to go to school and playing in the Orange and White at the University of Tennessee since she was little.
Well dreams do come true, as the left-hander, power hitting, backstop officially signed her NCAA National Letter of Intent to play for the Lady Vols on November 12th, in a ceremony held in the school’s cafeteria.
“I’m excited because I’ve worked very hard and it’s paid off finally,” Bearden said. “It truly is a dream come true for me getting a chance to play for the University of Tennessee.”
Clarksville, TN – The high school football post season began last week. For all 32 teams participating in each of the brackets the rules are simple. Win or go home.
Seven teams made it to the first round of the playoffs including five from District 10-AAA.
Only four teams advanced to the next round.
Hot List: The Rossview Hawks won their first playoff game in school history last Friday. Six turnovers helped the Hawks soar pass the Memphis Central Warriors 24-7. It was the Hawks sixth win in a row. They have averaged 39 points in the six wins and improve to 8-3. Next, they play the undefeated Whitehaven Tigers (11-0).
Clarksville High Wildcats pull away late versus Clarksville Academy Cougars for 29-22 victory at Basketball Jamboree
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville High School’s boys basketball team outscored Clarksville Academy 9-1 over the final 3:11, Thursday, November 6th in the APSU Dunn Center in the Montgomery County High School Basketball Jamboree, to pull away for a 29-22 victory.
The Cougars took their final lead of the game, 21-20, on two free throws by Ian Campbell with 3:36 left in the scrimmage, but the Wildcats followed by putting together its best run of the game in scoring six straight points to take the lead for good.
Clarksville High Lady Wildcats dominate Clarksville Academy Lady Cougars at Basketball Jamboree 38-16
Clarksville, TN – They saved the big cats for the last girls match up of the 2014 CMCSS Jamboree. The Clarksville Academy Lady Cougars faced off against the Clarksville High Lady Wildcats. The Lady Wildcats made the Lady Cougars look like Cougar kittens, mauling them 38-16.
The bigger Lady Wildcats dominated the boards getting multiple second chance scoring opportunities while holding the Lady Cougars to only a few shot attempts.
Clarksville, TN – The high school football regular season came to a close this week. Some teams played for district titles, some tried to earn playoff spots and the rest just wanted to end the season with a win.
For those teams who made it to the playoffs a new season begins this week. The rest will be turning in pads and helmets looking for something positive to take out of a tough season that ended too soon.
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