Karns uses long ball to down Johnson City in 12 year-old Little League State Tournament in Clarksville
Clarksville, TN – Karns blasted nine home runs, July 19th at Griff Schmittou Field, to defeat Johnson City in the opening round of the 2014 12-year old Little League State Tournament 21-0 in four innings.
Karns came out swinging to open the game, as they blasted two home runs in the bottom of the first inning to get out to a 5-0 lead over Johnson City.
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Sean Halton Leads Nashville With 2-for-4, Three-RBI Night
Oklahoma City, OK – Sean Halton ripped a pair of doubles and drove in three runs to lead the Nashville Sounds to a 7-3 victory over the Oklahoma City RedHawks on Saturday evening at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.
The Sounds grabbed a 2-0 lead in the top of the second inning against Oklahoma City starter Tommy Shirley. After Jeremy Hermida drew a leadoff walk, the red-hot Halton (2-for-4) plated him by driving an RBI double to left. Halton, who is hitting .400 (28-for-70) over his last 17 contests, later scored on a double play grounder.
Tullahoma defeats Smith County 18-8 in opening round of 12-year old Little League State Tournament in Clarksville
Clarksville, TN – Tullahoma scored the final eight runs to defeat Smith County, July 19th at Griff Schmittou Field in their opening-round game at the 2014 12-year old Little League State Tournament, 18-8.
After seeing Smith County cut their lead to just 10-8 in the top of the third inning, Tullahoma responded with six runs, highlighted by a grand slam home run by Cam Hargrove and a two-run shot by Sam Malmstrom in the bottom of the third inning to make it 16-8.
Fort Campbell, KY – Air Assault Auto will hold an Abandoned Vehicle & MWR Equipment Open Bid Auction on August 16th at the lot located on the corner of 5300 Airborne Street & Tennessee Avenue. Registration begins at 8:00am and the auction starts at 9:00am.
Everyone must have cash or a credit card and be at least 18 years of age to receive a paddle for bidding and to place a bid. No one under the age of 12 will be allowed to attend. Please do not bring babies, toddlers, strollers, carriers, and pets. There will be no exceptions to these policies.
Clarksville Northwest no match for Morristown American to open 12-year old Little League State Tournament
Clarksville, TN – Morristown American scored early and often, July 19th at Griff Schmittou Field, as they defeated Clarksville Northwest 17-0 to open the 2014 12-year-old Little League State Tournament.
It didn’t take Morristown American long to get on the scoreboard, as they plated six runs in the bottom of the first inning – aided by four Northwest errors.
Marshall Smith opened the inning by reaching on an error, followed by Elijah Patterson drawing a base on balls.
Nashville Sounds upcoming eight game homestand to be highlighted by Famous San Diego Chicken’s Final appearance at Greer Stadium
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Eight-Game Stretch Also Features Two Fireworks Shows, Two Giveaway Nights, Peanut Free Night, Throwback Thursday, Boy Scout Night and More
Nashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds continue their #LastCheerAtGreer with the team’s seventh homestand of the year at Greer Stadium, which begins this Monday, July 21st.
The eight-game homestand features a pair of four-game series, as the Sounds will first play the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Colorado Rockies affiliate) from July 21st-24th and then the Oklahoma City RedHawks (Houston Astros affiliate) on July 25th-28th.
Clarksville, TN – Come out to the annual Cooling at the Cave event at Dunbar Cave State Park from 3:00pm-5:00pm, Saturday, July 26th, and join the Friends of Dunbar Cave with music, games and refreshments at the cool cave entrance.
Prior to air conditioning being widely available, locals would gather at Dunbar Cave to enjoy the cool air gently blowing from the mouth of the cave. Many concerts were held there as people would fellowship and beat the heat of summer.
Clarksville, TN – When Rich Whitaker opened his Fresh Coat Painters franchise, he knew he wanted to prioritize giving back to the community. So when the Clarksville Home Builders Association asked him to paint a house for a fellow veteran, there was no question that the answer would be yes.
Whitaker and the team at Fresh Coat Painters of Clarksville recently painted an entire home for Staff Sergeant Adam J. Montavon and his wife, Sasha, free of charge.
Clarksville, TN – Friday night, the Clarksville Nationals Little League team hosted a meet and greet and home run Derby for the 10 teams that were competing in the 12-year-olds State Little League Tournament. There are 10 teams in the tournament including Clarksville National, and Clarksville Northwest.
The players and their families had the opportunity to enjoy pizzas and soda, before getting down to business of home runs, in the Home Run Derby.
An exercise in homelessness.
I just had a thought: when I was a kid, I spent a lot of time standing in the corner, and now I’m standing on the corner. Some things just make you go hmm.
Well, you’ll be glad to know I didn’t have to buy a flashlight because two sweet ladies each brought me one—one is bigger, so I can use it in my camp, and the other is smaller and will fit in my backpack.
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