The Greenbrier softball team had a long wait to defend their 2019 District 9-AA title, but it was worth it as the Lady Cats defeated White House Heritage 11-1 in six innings Thursday night.
The White House Heritage boys soccer team continued their historic season with a 1-0 victory Wednesday night over White House to win the District 9-AA championship.
The Clarksville Lady Wildcats entered Wednesday afternoon’s District 10-AAA semifinal game against the Springfield Lady Jackets 36-1-1, so when they went down 2-0 in the top of the first inning, many were surprised.
In a tightly-contested pitcher’s duel, the Greenbrier softball team had just enough to defeat Westmoreland 2-1 Friday and move forward in the winners’ bracket of the District 9-AA tournament.
Dustin Palmer, senior left handed pitcher and center fielder for the White House Blue Devils, signed to play college baseball with Roane State Community College in Harriman, Tenn.
Springfield High School had its chances against No. 8 seeded Northwest, but the Yellow Jackets ultimately saw their season come to a close on Saturday, May 8.
The Cheatham County softball team faced the Lady Devils in the first round of the District 9-AA tournament Wednesday just nine days after falling to them on senior night. The Lady Cubs held a 3-0 lead in that game but were unable to hold on.
Sumner Rugby Football Club traveled to Memphis to take on Christian Brothers High School in the Tennessee Rugby Association State Championship Semifinals this past weekend. Tyler Diggs scored the first try for Sumner RFC, with Landon Barton and Tucker Milliken scoring the other points for Sumner. In the end, Sumner came up a bit short with a final score of 21-15. Sumner RFC Head Coach Brian Silkwood said, “Every single one of our guys played hard, and left it all on the field in Memphis. I’m proud of how they played, and have enjoyed coaching this great group this season.” After the match, Coach Silkwood asked the captain for Sumner Rugby, Grant Silkwood, to name a player from the opposing team as the “Man of the Match.” The Christian Brothers team captain was asked to choose a player from the Sumner side as well and chose senior Corbin Alexander. Saturday’s game ends the season for Sumner RFC, and the high school rugby career for seniors: Corbin Alexander, Shaun Lilliard, Tayton Milliken, Kamiri Orange, Stockton Pyne, Grant Silkwood, Liam Taylor, and Anderson Thomas (injured).
White House Heritage soccer has a record of 12-2-2 this season, including a 14-game unbeaten streak in the middle. The Patriots went undefeated in District 9-AA and are in position to go deep into the playoffs.
The Greenbrier baseball team finished their district slate in style with two dominant performances Friday night over visiting Westmoreland. Both games ended after five innings due to the run rule.