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Northeast Eagles Baseball gets 13-3 win over Springfield High Yellow Jackets to move on in 10-AAA tournament

 

Northeast High School EaglesClarksville, TN – Northeast High School’s baseball team did what it needed to do in its matchup with Springfield High School, May 6th in an elimination game in the District 10-AAA tournament, as the Eagles pounded out 15 hits in scoring 13 runs in a 13-3 – five inning – victory over the Yellow Jackets.

With the win, Northeast (23-12-1) advanced to a rematch with Rossview High School, needing to know off the Hawks twice to advance to the tournament finals.

Northeast beats Springfield 13-2.

Northeast beats Springfield 13-2.

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Northeast High Eagles Baseball rolls past Springfield Yellow Jackets 10-0 to open 10-AAA Tournament

 

Northeast High School EaglesClarksville, TN – Northeast High School’s baseball team scored in every inning, May 2nd at Rossview High School’s baseball field, to open play in the District 10-AAA tournament to defeat Springfield High School, 10-0 in five innings.

The Eagles (22-11-1), the third seed in the tournament, pounded out 10 hits and worked four walks against three Yellow Jackets pitchers, while Springfield (11-22-2) only managed three hits.

Northeast Baseball beats Springfield 10-0 Friday night.

Northeast Baseball beats Springfield 10-0 Friday night.

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Clarksville High Wildcats baseball defeats Springfield High Yellow Jackets 4-1

 

Clarksville High School WildcatsSpringfield, TN – Clarksville High School’s baseball team fell behind early on the road to Springfield High School, in their District 10-AAA matchup April 22nd, but rallied with four straight runs to defeat the Yellow Jackets 4-1.

After no-hitting Springfield on April 21st in a 10-0 victory, the Wildcats (22-4, 11-1 District 10-AAA) saw the Yellow Jackets get a first-inning RBI single from Jackson Cobb off CHS starter Ben Bleyle for a 1-0 lead.

Clarksville High gets 4-1 win over Springfield High.

Clarksville High gets 4-1 win over Springfield High.

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Clarksville’s Bashaara Graves has career game as Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball defeats Georgia Tech 87-76

 

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN - Tennessee is off to a 4-0 start after topping Georgia Tech, 87-76, on Sunday night. The #4/3 Lady Vols pounded the glass to the tune of 65 total rebounds including 33 offensive boards. Bashaara Graves had the best game of her career with highs of 23 points, 18 rebounds and five assists. It was Graves’ 13th career double-double.

Isabelle Harrison had 10 points and a career-high 18 rebounds for her seventh career double-double. It marked the second game that both Graves and Harrison each had double-doubles.

Tennessee Lady Volunteers forward Bashaara Graves (12) is defended by Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets forward Roddreka Rogers (54) during the first half at Thompson-Boling Arena. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Lady Volunteers forward Bashaara Graves (12) is defended by Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets forward Roddreka Rogers (54) during the first half at Thompson-Boling Arena. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

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Clarksville Northwest High School Vikings Stung by Springfield Yellow Jackets, 50-26

 

Written by Marlon Scott

Northwest High School VikingsClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Northwest High Vikings lost suffered their first AAA District 10 loss at home against the Springfield High Yellow Jackets, 50-26. The Yellow Jackets formula for success against the Vikings was simple. Hand the ball off to Trez Osborne

Osborne had 27 rushes for 314 yards and 6 touchdowns. Whether it was through the middle or on the edge, Osborne spun, broke tackles and sprinted past Clarksville Northwest High Viking defenders for three quarters. The Springfield High Yellow Jackets defense assisted Osborne by forcing 3 turnovers and giving their offense a short field to the end zone.

Northwest High School vs. Springfield

Northwest High School vs. Springfield

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University of Tennessee to retire Candace Parker’s jersey

 

Knoxville, TN - After the Southeastern Conference Office unveiled this year’s league schedule on Tuesday, Tennessee Head Women’s Basketball Coach Holly Warlick announced her team’s 2013-14 slate. UT also revealed it will retire Candace Parker’s jersey on January 2nd prior to the LSU game.

The defending SEC champion Lady Volunteers, who were 27-8 in 2012-13 and advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight, will play 18 regular-season games vs. teams that saw postseason action a year ago. That group includes 11 teams that made the NCAA Tournament and five that played in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.

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Austin Peay State University’s Jordan Hankins, natural born hitter

 

Austin Peay State University Governors SportsClarksville, TN - Some people are just created to do certain things. Jimi Hendrix was put on Earth to play guitar. Tiger Woods is a golf savant.

Jordan Hankins, it would seem, was born to hit baseballs.

Austin Peay Baseball's Jordan Hankins. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Baseball’s Jordan Hankins. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

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Fort Campbell Falcons to host Louisville Central in State Semi-Final

 

Tonight at Fort Campbell High School’s Fryar Stadium

Fort Campbell HighschoolFort Campbell, KY – This is something we’re getting all too familiar with. The Fort Campbell football team making a run for the Kentucky class 3A state football title.

We’ve been down this road before, and this Friday night at Fryar Stadium on the Fort Campbell army base, we’ll take a ride down “Championship Road” again as the Falcons will host the number one team in the commonwealth in division 3A, Louisville Central.  Kick-off is at 7:30pm. You better get there early. This is a big deal. «Read the rest of this article»

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Govs season comes to close with loss to Georgia Tech

 

APSU Men’s Baseball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsAtlanta, GA – Austin Peay State University was swamped early by Georgia Tech and saw its 2011 campaign come to a close with a 12-2 loss, Sunday, in Atlanta Regional action of the NCAA Baseball Championship at Russ Chandler Stadium.

Austin Peay saw its 2011 campaign come to a close with a 12-2 loss at Georgia Tech, Sunday. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

Austin Peay saw its 2011 campaign come to a close with a 12-2 loss at Georgia Tech, Sunday. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Snodgrass stymies, Hankins swats as Govs stun Yellow Jackets

 

APSU Men’s Baseball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsAtlanta, GA - Starting pitcher Jack Snodgrass allowed just one run over seven innings and second baseman Jordan Hankins hit a line drive home run to right as Austin Peay State University’s baseball team – the No. 4 seed in the Atlanta Regional – stunned No. 1 seed Georgia Tech, 2-1, Friday night at Russ Chandler Stadium.

APSU Men's Baseball. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

APSU Men's Baseball. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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