The Creek Wood Red Hawks upset their intra-county rivals the Dickson County Cougars 30-26 on Friday night in Dickson, giving CWHS its second win in eight tries against the older, bigger school, and giving now-interim head coach Chuck Daniel a 1-0 start to his first season back at the Red Hawk helm. The game started well enough for Dickson County, as the opening kick was a touchback, and the first offensive play for Creek Wood was a rush for a 2 yard loss by Quinton Poole. That loss was further negated by a 10-yard holding penalty, giving the Red Hawks first and 20 from theirRead More →

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Dickson County rallied their third softball state championship Friday when the Lady Cougars topped Siegel 6-3. It was their second victory in less than 24 hours over the Lady Stars. Early on the momentum seemed all in Siegel’s favor as they built a 1-0 lead in the first. Veronica Westfall, driven in by Caitlyn McCrary, scored the first run in the opening frame. Brooklin Lee recovered till close out the inning and then sat Siegel down quietly in the second. The Lady Cougars faltered early due to and inning by inning pitching rotation between Cede Loftis, who started the game, and Westfall the ace LadyRead More →

The Creek Wood track and field teams had a banner performance at the 2016 TSSAA Class A/AA Track and Field State Championships. Caroline Edmondson was the sole competitor for the Lady Red Hawks, and she competed in the Pentathlon. The senior finished third in the overall competition, including a tie for first place in the high jump. She finished sixth in the 800 meter dash, seventh in the long jump, fifth in the shot put, and third in the 100 meter hurdles. She finished second overall in the high jump outside the Pentathlon, fifth in the 100 meter hurdles, and fourth in the 300 meter hurdles.Read More →

Dickson County advanced to their fourth straight Spring Fling Championship game with a stunning 7-1 win over Siegel on Thursday night. The Lady Cougar offensive provide a nice cushion but Brooklin Lee was the real catalyst for this win. Lee struck out 12 Lady Stars, allowed five hits and only her third run of the tournament. Veronica Westfall did not fair quiet as well against Dickson. She was lifted in the sixth after surrendering seven runs, six earned, on seven hits. The offense got going early, Selena Crafton on a Paige Sensing single to left but Dickson left the bases loaded up just 1-0. In theRead More →

Dickson County advanced to the AAA semifinals on Wednesday with a 4-2 win over Stewarts Creek. Brooklin Lee continued her dominance of state tournament competition scattering six hits over seven innings and only allowing two runs, her first of the tournament. Meanwhile, the Lady Cougar offense struck first for  the second game in a row. Makray Odom led things off with a walk and Selena Crafton chased her home with a double off the centerfield wall. Although Dickson threatened in the third, neither team dented the scoreboard again until the fifth. Odom again coaxed a walk to start the inning. Crafton popped out to thirdRead More →

The Lady Cougars relied on the right arm of Brooklin Lee Tuesday afternoon as they advanced past  Seymour 2-0 in the opening round if the TSSAA Spring Fling. Lee was stellar from the getgo despite dealing with temperatures that neared 90 degrees at the Starplex.  Seymour had know answer and managed just two hits and a walk in seven innings. Early on it seemed Sam Trentham might match Lee but Ashley Scott’s two out blast to deep centerfield gave Dickson a 1-0 after the first inning. Dickson struck again in the bottom if the second inning. With two outs, Keely Buchanan doubled off the leftRead More →

The ‘Fab Four’ finished their last home game with a 9-4 win over Hendersonville, led by a ferocious offensive outburst and a stellar day from Brooklin Lee.  Lee struck out 12 while Ashley Scott blasted for RBIs as the Lady Cougars locked up their fourth consecutive trip to the Spring Fling. Hendersonville struck first after a dropped third strike extended the first inning. After a single lee gave up a bases loaded walk to put the Lady Commandos up 1-0. Dickson waited until the bottom of the second to respond when Katie White drove  in Keely Buchanan with a single back up the box. TheRead More →

Coming off two straight losses to Ravenwood, Dickson County refocused for a huge 9-1 win Wednesday night. Coming in as the two seed, the Lady Cougars went to work in the top of the first and jumped in front 2-0. Coach Buchanan shuffled his lineup card and slid Makray Odom to the laid spot where she drew a four pitch walk to start things off. Selena Crafton followed with a bunt single to put two on with no one out. Abbie Irwin rebounded two set down the next two hitters before Paige Sensing reached in an error to score Odom and Kelcie Annis singles toRead More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks were in elimination mode all last week in the District 11-AA Tournament, finally breaking through by holding off Stewart County to earn a spot in the District Championship Game, which also gave them a spot in the Region Tournament. A late rally gave Waverly the District Title, and as runner-up Creek Wood had to travel to District 12-AA Champion Cascade. While the pitching was stellar and the defense solid, the offense was held in check, and the Lady Champions blanked Creek Wood 4-0 on Monday night. It was a pitchers’ duel early, as Bailey Griffith battled Cascade’s Brooke Sudduth. BothRead More →