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Freelance sports writers needed for Home Page Media Group

Home Page Media Group is in need of a freelance prep sports writer who can cover high school football games and other events throughout the Williamson County area. Applicants must be available to work on Friday nights throughout the football season, Aug. to Dec. Writers also needed on week nights to cover soccer, volleyball, and ...
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Independence wrestler paralyzed at tournament starts at MTSU

Independence wrestler paralyzed at tournament starts at MTSU
Above,  Incoming MTSU freshman Hunter Garstin behind the wheel of his vehicle with sister Hailey Garstin looking in through the window. //MTSU NEWS MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY Hunter Garstin was once a wrestler at Independence High School in Thompson’s Station, but now he is grappling with his toughest opponent to date. Garstin, of Franklin, is preparing ...
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2017 OUTLOOK: BA poised for three-peat

2017 OUTLOOK: BA poised for three-peat
By SAM McGAW Complacency isn’t an option for the Brentwood Academy Eagles. After capturing back-to-back Division II-AA state titles, the Eagles will settle for nothing less than a three-peat in 2017. “We have a lot of returning starters and guys that have played a lot,” BA head coach Cody White said. “We have a big ...
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Rain could affect Friday scrimmage by Titans at Centennial High

Rain could affect Friday scrimmage by Titans at Centennial High
Parking lots at Centennial High School in Franklin will open to the public beginning at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow to accommodate fans interested in attending a practice scrimmage by The Tennessee Titans. Nashville’s National Football League stars are scheduled to practice beginning at 5 p.m. at the school, 5050 Mallory Lane. “Hopefully, it won’t rain,” County .....
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2017 Home Page Preseason All-Area Football Team

2017 Home Page Preseason All-Area Football Team
Home Page Media Group sports editor Sam McGaw has released his 2017 Home Page Preseason All-Area Football Teams. The team is made up of players from schools inside of Home Page Media Group’s coverage area. These programs include public and private schools in Williamson County, as well as Christ Presbyterian Academy, Franklin Road Academy and Spring Hill ...
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TSC 18U Showcase girls repeat as national champion

TSC 18U Showcase girls repeat as national champion
The Tennessee Soccer Club 18U Showcase team captured its second straight 18-Under Girls National Title in Frisco, Texas, Sunday. The team, which consists of several players from Williamson County, took down Arsenal Colorado Academy (99) 2-1 for the victory. Independence alum Julie Garst (Belmont) pushed TSC to a 1-0 lead just over two minutes into ...
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Upcoming RHS summer wrestling camp focuses on technique

Upcoming RHS summer wrestling camp focuses on technique
Ravenwood High School Coach Gary Almquist and members of the RHS Wrestling Team are hosting a summer wrestling camp August 2-4 from 3 – 5 p.m. This camp is for all incoming 6-12 graders. Wrestlers will be shown basic takedown, pin holds, reversals and other moves necessary to thrive on the mat. This will not be a conditioning ...
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Area teams sharpen passing attacks in inaugural Nolensville 7-on-7 tournament

Area teams sharpen passing attacks in inaugural Nolensville 7-on-7 tournament
By SAM McGAW Rain washed out the afternoon session of Nolensville High’s 7-on-7 tournament Saturday, but it didn’t completely prevent teams from earning quality reps. Before the downpours and lightning rolled through, twenty high school football programs honed their passing attacks in pool play of the inaugural tournament. “These tournaments are all about competition,” Nol...
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Area football teams set to compete at Nolensville 7-on-7 tournament

Area football teams set to compete at Nolensville 7-on-7 tournament
Several area high school football teams will showcase their passing attacks in Nolensville High’s 7-on-7 tournament Saturday. Battle Ground Academy, Brentwood Academy, Centennial, Franklin, Franklin Road Academy, Independence, Nolensville, Page, Ravenwood and Summit will be in attendance. The teams will be divided into four pools. Pool play will begin at 8 a.m., with the f...
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Shooting teams from Franklin, Spring Hill take home awards

Shooting teams from Franklin, Spring Hill take home awards
Shotgun shooting teams from Franklin High School and from Spring Hill took home awards from the 2017 Tennessee Scholastic Clay Target Program State Championships on June 20–24 in Nashville. More than 1,300 youth athletes, from middle school to college, participated in the State Championships, which spanned five full days of co-ed competition in three disciplines: trap, ...
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