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The Final Horne: Thanks to run by High School Teams in State Tournament add ‘Hoops City’ to list of Clarksville’s nicknames

 

The Final Horne with James HorneClarksville, TN – Every city is known for something and its fair to say Clarksville is know for many things. Tobacco, Wilma Rudolph, Fort Campbell, Harry Galbreath, the 1999 Tornado, Mason Rudolph and Austin Peay (the governor and the university), are just a few.

Clarksville’s nicknames have ranged from: The Queen City, Queen of the Cumberland, Gateway to the New South to the current Tennessee’s Top Spot.

Fly Williams addresses the crowd in the Dunn Center during his jersey retirement ceremonyFebruary 5th, 2009.

Fly Williams addresses the crowd in the Dunn Center during his jersey retirement ceremony February 5th, 2009.

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Boys High School Basketball Report: No. 5 Northeast High School and Clarksville High School seal victories

 

Clarksville Sports NetworkClarksville, TN – No. 5 Northeast High School (23-2, 12-1 District 10-AAA) beat Northwest High School 85-26 in a District 10-AAA game at Northeast.

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Rossview High School’s Kyle Weldon nearing end of career and new life at West Point

 

Clarksville Sports NetworkClarksville, TN– You wouldn’t blame Rossview High School”s Kyle Weldon if he felt overshadowed by Northeast High School”s Alex Poythress, but he doesn’t.

Weldon, who will play for the Military Academy at West Point next year, understands why Poythress, a Kentucky signee, is getting the recognition he’s getting.

“It’s not really surprising, because he’s going to Kentucky and I’m going to Army,” Weldon said. “But I really don’t feel like I’m being overshadowed. It’s not too big of  deal if my name gets out there. It may not be as much as his, but I don’t feel I’m overshadowed.”

Rossview's Kyle Weldon (00) boxes out Northeat's Alex Poythress (22) during a free-throw attempt in a District 10-AAA game on Jan. 24th, 2012

Rossview's Kyle Weldon (00) boxes out Northeat's Alex Poythress (22) during a free-throw attempt in a District 10-AAA game on Jan. 24th, 2012

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High School Boys Basketball Roundup: No. 5 Northeast, West Creek and Kenwood all win

 

Clarksville Sports NetworkClarksville, TN – No. 5 Northeast High School , West Creek High School and Kenwood High School were on the winning side in District 10-AAA boys basketball games Tuesday night.

No. 5 Northeast was able beat to Rossview 70-48. West Creek surprised Clarksville High with a  47-45. Kenwood won over Northwest 63-28. Clarksville Academy lost to McEwen 58-33.

Though the Hawks kept the score close in the beginning, the Eagles flew past the Hawks in the second half for the 70-48 win.

Though the Hawks kept the score close in the beginning, the Eagles flew past the Hawks in the second half for the 70-48 win.

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Rossview High loses to Hunters Lane to close Rossview High School New Year Basketball Bash

 

Clarksville Sports NetworkClarksville, TN – Rossview High School lost on the final day of its New Year Basketball Bash on Thursday, losing to Hunters Lanes 64-43. The Hawks beat Gatlinburg-Pittman on the first day Wednesday at Rossview. Both Kenwood and the Hawks beat GPHS an both lost to Hunters Lane, which is now 13-2 on the season.

Rossview kept it close in the first quarter and trailed 11-10. But Hunters Lane took control in the second quarter and pushed to a 27-18 lead at halftime. The Hawks’ deficet grew to 45-30 at the end of the third and Hunters Lane outscored them 18-13 in the last quarter.

Rossview High School's Chris Williams is driving against Hunters Lane in the Hawks' 64-43 loss Thursday night.

Rossview High School's Chris Williams is driving against Hunters Lane in the Hawks' 64-43 loss Thursday night.

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