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Spring Hill’s Smith commits to Georgia Tech

Spring Hill’s Smith commits to Georgia Tech
Spring Hill senior running back Dontae Smith announced on Twitter Thursday he has committed to play football at Georgia Tech. Smith (5-foot-10, 170 lbs) rushed for 2,338 yards and 22 touchdowns on 225 carries last season. He also returned two kicks for touchdowns. He’s rated as a three-star prospect by 247Sports.com. He had additional scholarship ...
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Spring Hill’s Oden a finalist for All-American Bowl

Spring Hill’s Oden a finalist for All-American Bowl
By CHIP CIRILLO Spring Hill wide receiver Justin Oden has been named a finalist for the 18thArmy All-American Bowl. Brentwood Academy’s Cam Johnson, Jack Sirmon and Gavin Schoenwald and Franklin’s Max Wray are also among the 400 finalists for the Jan. 6 game at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The East and West rosters ...
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Registration now open for fall adult softball leagues

Registration now open for fall adult softball leagues
WILLIAMSON COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION Registration is now open for Williamson County Parks and Recreation adult softball leagues for the 2017 Fall season which begins in late August. Returning teams have priority through July 6. Open registration is July 7-August 4. Late registration ends August 14, 2017 (additional fee added). Team registration is available on-line at ww...
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System to rate safety protocols in youth sports will debut next month

System to rate safety protocols in youth sports will debut next month
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER A new rating system called Safe Stars will soon allow parents to check and see if youth sports leagues in Tennessee follow state-recommended safety protocols. A collaboration between the Tennessee Department of Health and the Program for Injury Prevention in Youth Sports (PIPYS) at Vanderbilt, Safe Stars is the nation’s first ...
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Brentwood Academy buddies both headed for Vanderbilt

Brentwood Academy buddies both headed for Vanderbilt
By CHIP CIRILLO Brentwood Academy’s Cam Johnson and Gavin Schoenwald have been friends since grade school, so it’s no surprise they’re both headed for Vanderbilt. Schoenwald, a tight end who will play quarterback this season, committed on Thursday. Johnson, a wide receiver and defensive back, did the same the next day. “I’d call us best ...
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Fans can choose where golf tournament’s charity proceeds end up

Fans can choose where golf tournament’s charity proceeds end up
James Driscoll celebrates his win at the 2016 Nashville Golf Open. He is expected to return this year.   Golf fans planning to attend the Nashville Golf Open in Brentwood next week get to decide where their ticket proceeds end up: either the Tennessee Golf Association’s First Tee Program and Williamson County High Schools. The second annual Nashville ...
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Want to host a golfer or caddie during Nashville Golf Open?

Want to host a golfer or caddie during Nashville Golf Open?
The PGA TOUR-owned web.com TOUR is only a few weeks away and organizers of the Nashville Golf Open Benefitting The Snedeker Foundation are seeking volunteers to assist with the tournament in addition local residents who are willing to host a player and/or caddie in their home during tournament week. Held July 26–July2 at Nashville Golf ...
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Spring Hill baseball eliminated

Spring Hill baseball eliminated
BASEBALL Spring Hill 7 vs. Christian Academy of Knoxville 11 (Class AA Winner’s Bracket) Spring Hill 3 vs. Lexington 6 (Class AA Elimination Game) Spring Hill’s baseball season ended Wednesday with a 6-3 loss against Lexington at Blackman High School. The Raiders were sent to the loser’s bracket with an 11-7 defeat against CAK earlier ...
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Spring Hill baseball returns to state

Spring Hill baseball returns to state
BASEBALL Class AA Sectional Spring Hill 4 at Greenbrier 3 Spring Hill advanced to the Class AA state tournament with a 4-3 win at Greenbrier Friday. The AA tournament begins Tuesday. It will be played at Blackman High School in Murfreesboro and Smyrna High School. Lipscomb Academy 0 at Christ Presbyterian Academy 5 (Class AA ...
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BASEBALL REGIONAL ROUNDUP: Spring Hill, Summit advance

BASEBALL REGIONAL ROUNDUP: Spring Hill, Summit advance
BASEBALL Region 6-AA Semifinals Spring Hill 4 at Waverly 1 Spring Hill secured a Class AA sectional berth with a 4-1 win at Waverly Monday. It will battle Christ Presbyterian Academy for the Region 6-AA title later this week. Region 6-AAA Semifinals Hillwood 1 at Summit 11 Summit advanced to the Region 6-AAA finals with ...
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