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Friday basketball games rescheduled for Thursday

Due to the forecast of inclement weather on Friday, the following basketball games have been rescheduled for Thursday night: Independence at Brentwood (game was formerly scheduled to play at Independence) Centennial at Ravenwood Spring Hill at Franklin Nolensville at Forrest Dickson County at Summit The girls games are expected to begin at 6, followed by ...
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BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Spring Hill, Summit fall

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Spring Hill, Summit fall
BOYS BASKETBALL Spring Hill 47 at Centennial 65 Centennial had four players reach double figures in scoring in Friday’s 65-47 win over Spring Hill. Hayden Pearson led the way with 16 points, while Tre Carlton posted 15, Dusty Williams dropped 14 and Ahsharri Haynesworth had 12. Alex Harrison led Spring Hill with 16 points, while ...
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Brentwood, Ravenwood, Nolensville, BA, Summit volleyball players named all-state

Brentwood, Ravenwood, Nolensville, BA, Summit volleyball players named all-state
Volleyball players from Brentwood High, Ravenwood, Nolensville, Summit and Brentwood Academy were recently named all-state by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association. Brentwood’s Logan Eggleston, Celia Lamb, Tori Carpenter and Andrea Aceveda were named to the Class AAA all-state team. Ravenwood’s Victoria Cerino and Kennedy Dickens and Summit’s Avri Davis joined them. Nol...
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Nashville earns Major League Soccer expansion team

Nashville earns Major League Soccer expansion team
By SAM McGAW Major League Soccer is coming to Nashville. At the Country Music Hall of Fame on Wednesday, MLS commissioner Don Garber announced the city has been awarded an expansion team. Nashville edged out finalists Cincinnati, Detroit and Sacramento to become the league’s 24th team. “Nashville is a rising city with a passionate soccer ...
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Nashville soccer advocates will host a press conference Wednesday; likely to announce major league soccer expansion

Nashville soccer advocates will host a press conference Wednesday; likely to announce major league soccer expansion
By BROOKE WANSER MLS 2 Nashville, a community organized group which has long lobbied for a Major League Soccer team in Nashville, has announced a press conference to be held Wednesday at the County Music Hall of Fame. Speakers will include John R. Ingram, the chairman of Ingram Industries and of Nashville Soccer Holdings, LLC.; ...
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Brentwood Cross Country Club boys repeat Postal Nationals victory

Brentwood Cross Country Club boys repeat Postal Nationals victory
Above, Brody Hasty, right, posing with Coach Guy Avery, posted the fastest time in the Postal Nationals compeition. // FILE PHOTO   For the second year, the boys of the Brentwood XC Club in Brentwood are the winners of the 2017 Postal Nationals Championship. Traverse City Central in Traverse City, Michigan, was the winning girls ...
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BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Ravenwood sweeps Spring Hill; Centennial splits with Independence

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Ravenwood sweeps Spring Hill; Centennial splits with Independence
BOYS BASKETBALL Centennial 57 at Independence 39 Centennial guard Tre Carlton scored 20 points in Tuesday’s 57-39 win at Independence. Spring Hill 37 at Ravenwood 65 Ravenwood’s Jaden Smallwood and Seth Erickson scored 13 points apiece in a 65-37 win against Spring Hill. Brennan Mickelson added 12 points in the victory. GIRLS BASKETBALL Centennial 36 ...
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Brentwood basketball edges Summit for sixth straight win

Brentwood basketball edges Summit for sixth straight win
By CHIP CIRILLO Brentwood’s captain missed much of the game with a sprained ankle, but the Bruins still found a way to win. Harry Lackey scored 16 points, filling the void left by David Windley’s departure in a 48-45 win at Summit on Tuesday night. Windley injured his ankle with 38.7 seconds left in the first ...
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Brentwood outlasts Summit in overtime

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Brentwood outlasts Summit in overtime
By CHIP CIRILLO Brentwood won only seven games last year, but it’s already won six this season and it’s still December. The Lady Bruins’ latest win was a 50-45 overtime victory at Summit on Tuesday night. “It’s a whole different team, a whole different coach, a whole different ballgame for us,” said Brentwood’s Izzy Franco, who scored ...
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Registration is open for winter indoor tennis clinics

Registration is open for winter indoor tennis clinics
WILLIAMSON COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION The Athletics Division of the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department announces registration for session 2 (Jan. 8-Feb. 17) of winter indoor tennis clinics. On-line registration for adult and youth clinics is now open at  www.wcparksandrec.com. All session 2 clinics will be held at the Indoor Sports Complex, 920 Heritage Way...
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Home-court advantage fuels Centennial against Summit

Home-court advantage fuels Centennial against Summit
By CHIP CIRILLO | Photos by STEVE WHEELER After playing the first seven games of the season on the road, Centennial was so charged up to finally get on its home court. It showed, as a strong start fueled a 65-60 win over Summit on Friday night. The Cougars (4-4, 1-1 District 11-AAA) seized a 21-8 lead ...
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Summit runs through Centennial

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Summit runs through Centennial
By CHIP CIRILLO | Photos by STEVE WHEELER Slow starts have always been an issue for Summit. But not on Friday night. The visiting Lady Spartans took a 12-point lead after the first quarter en route to a 60-27 rout of Centennial. “We’ve talked all week about energy, intensity, a sense of urgency,” Summit coach ...
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BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Brentwood sweeps Spring Hill

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Brentwood sweeps Spring Hill
BOYS BASKETBALL Brentwood 72 at Spring Hill 35 Brentwood’s David Windley scored 22 points in Friday’s 72-35 win at Spring Hill. Zack Leonard added nine points and 20 rebounds in the win, while Jack Thurman had nine points and seven boards. Alex Harrison led Spring Hill with 20 points. GIRLS BASKETBALL Brentwood 75 at Spring ...
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Brentwood Academy suspends several basketball players following locker room incident

Brentwood Academy suspends several basketball players following locker room incident
By SARAH GRACE TAYLOR Brentwood Academy released a statement on Wednesday following the suspension of four basketball players and cancellation of a game last week. “Last week, a number of students failed to meet the high expectations we have for them at Brentwood Academy,” writes BA Spokeswoman Susan Shafer. “As a result, the students involved have ...
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BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Independence swept by Ravenwood; Summit splits with Nolensville

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Independence swept by Ravenwood; Summit splits with Nolensville
PHOTOS BY KINDELL BUCHANAN BOYS BASKETBALL Independence 52 at Ravenwood 58 Ravenwood’s Connor Tudeen scored 18 points and Smallwood dropped 15 in Friday’s 58-52 win against Independence. Waggs Greer added 11 points in the victory. McKyan James led Independence with 15 points, while Garrett Kastelic scored 14. Nolensville 56 at Summit 61 Summit’s Jaden Lewis ...
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