Topic: Springfield High School
Clarksville, TN – District competition continued to heat up in week 5 of the girls high school basketball season. Only one game separates the top four teams in District 10-AAA, with two teams yet to lose a district game.
However, the top four are thriving at the expense of the bottom four. At the bottom half of the race, two teams have won only won game and two have yet to capture their first district win.
Clarksville, TN – A buzzer beating shot, clutch free throws, a defensive stop or a run in overtime, the boys basketball teams are doing whatever they can to get wins early this season. A lot of them have already found their formula for success. However, a few are still looking for what it takes to get just a single win.
The battle in District 10-AAA is hot and heavy, but not as hot as the team sitting at the top of District 11AA.
Clarksville, TN – After a brief break for some Turkey, the girls went back to the court to begin district competition last week.
Last season’s district champs made a strong start to repeat this season with several teams hot on their heels.
The competition is tough so far with only a few teams struggling to find wins.
Clarksville, TN – With the Christmas break looming ahead, local boys basketball teams are lighting up courts with heated competition. District play began last week. Some teams welcomed the chance to get an early edge on their district opponents while others squandered the opportunity.
Last season’s District 10-AAA regular season and tournament champions look like they want to repeat already. The team keeping up with the pace set by the champs so far is finding ways to win close games, surprising everyone.
Clarksville, TN – A 7-0 run early in the third quarter by Rossview High School proved to be the different, Monday, December 8th, as the Hawks defeated the Stewart County High School Rebels, 44-39.
Rossview (5-3) was trailing Stewart County by two points, 26-24, following a free throw from the Rebels Rye Nolen, but Javon Vaughn would spark a 7-0 by scoring five straight points in a span of 35 seconds; with Cannon Campbell also adding a bucket to cap the run as give the Hawks a 31-26 lead.
Clarksville, TN – Making the most of its superior height advantage, Rossview High School girls basketball team pulled away in the middle two quarters, Monday, December 8th, versus Stewart County High School in coming away with a 53-37 victory.
Holding a three-point advantage after one quarter, Rossview (6-1) opened the second period by pounding the ball inside time and time again against the smaller Lady Rebels post player in scoring 10 straight points – including six from Mickey Head to go up by 13 point, 25-12, with 4:33 left in the first half.
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 – 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, 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.
Clarksville High Wildcats Football secures Playoff Spot with 23-7 Win over Springfield Yellow Jackets
The formula was simple for the Clarksville High Wildcats football team to earn a spot in the playoffs Thursday night. With their postseason fate in their own hands, the Wildcats capitalized on turnovers to defeat the Springfield Yellow Jackets, 23-7, and advance to the playoffs.
A solid performance by the Wildcats on both sides of the ball was helped out by three Yellow Jacket fumbles. After a strong start which put them ahead 7-0 early in the game, the Yellow Jackets offense got sloppy and eventually stalled.
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