The Creek Wood Red Hawks and Lady Red Hawks played similar games in their doubleheaders on Tuesday night–build a lead, give up a rally, build the lead again. The teams mirrored each other in a non-district doubleheader on Thursday night, falling behind early and playing catchup all night before dropping both contests to their nearby rivals from Harpeth. The Lady Indians started hot with a 6-0 start in a defensive slugfest, but Creek Wood rallied back and took an 8-6 lead off a basket-and-one from Elayna Gass with 45 seconds left in the first. Harpeth tied the game, but Gass nailed a three with aboutRead More →

Tuesday night was a good night for the Creek Wood basketball squads. The home opener was also the district opener as well, and both the Red Hawks and Lady Red Hawks were rude hosts to Stewart County. The home teams raced out to leads, gave up rallies, and ultimately held on for wins in front of a rowdy crowd on “90s Night” at the CWHS gym. The Lady Red Hawks started hot, winning the first quarter 17-6 off 7 points each from Lydia Edmondson and 5 from Elayna Gass. The Stewart County Lady Rebels answered back in a big way, however, winning the second 10-7Read More →

The Dickson County and Creek Wood girls opened play in the Forrest Thanksgiving Classic in Chapel Hill, TN, on Wednesday, but with mixed results. The Lady Red Hawks dropped their opener but held on for a win in their second game, while the Lady Cougars battled the host Lady Rockets in a tight game but came up just short. Creek Wood started off the day, with a noon game against Marshall County. The Lady Red Hawks started off red hot, building a lead off hot shooting. Raegan Hohl had a basket-and-one and 3 made threes in the first, while Elayna Gass added a trey ofRead More →

The Creek Wood Red Hawks and Lady Red Hawks opened the 2016-17 season with a doubleheader Friday night in Ashland City, as the Navy and Red started off with a non-district clash against Cheatham County Central. The short-handed Red Hawk boys hammered Cheatham County in a dominant nightcap, but the Lady Red Hawks couldn’t overcome a cold start despite a hot finish, and opened the season with a loss. Former Houston County Head Coach Sam Young made his debut as the skipper for Creek Wood, but the Lady Cubs made sure the visitors didn’t get him a fast start. Emmy and Eryn Nelson went offRead More →


Dickson was pushed to the brink on Saturday night but survived Rossview to advance to their second straight AAA Blue Cross State Championship. Unlike the first matchup between the teams, when Dickson shot 58 percent from the floor, defense was the highlight of the sectional game. Early on the teams proved evenly matched, playing to a 12 point tie after one quarter. Dickson jumped out to a 9-4 lead behond six points by Lea Lea Carter and a three from Cierra Smith. Rossview responded with a layup by Haylee Croom and back to back threes by Hadley Brown and Holley Spears. The Lady Cougars gotRead More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks thrilled their fans with an improbable win over Giles County, guaranteeing two more games for the young Lady Red Hawks. CPA handled Creek Wood in the Region Championship Game, sending CWHS to East Nashville Magnet High School for a TSSAA Class AA Sectional contest for a spot in the State Tournament. The Lady Eagles had only lost two games all season–a one point home loss to Lipscomb Academy, and a loss in the first game of the season to a Riverdale team that’s in the Class AAA State Tournament. East Nashville got off to a hot start, and turnedRead More →

Prior to Saturday night’s sectional game the Dickson County fans will have several chances to support the Lady Cougars. On Thursday night, starting at 5:30, Buffalo Wild Wings will be hosting the team to celebrate their 56-25 region championship¬†win over Ravenwood. Ten percent of all sales during the celebration will go to support the Lady Cougars program. Tickets for Saturday night’s sectional game with Rossview will go on sale Friday morning at 8am and will be available at DCHS for $7 a piece. Principal Joey Holley has a program in place to allow fans to ‘donate’ tickets to students who would like to attend theRead More →

With a second straight region title and home sectional game on the line Wednesday night, Dickson County took care of business against a depleted Ravenwood squad. The Lady Raptors lost their leading scorer, Kierra Downey, to a season ending knee injury Monday night against Cane Ridge. Downey’s 17 points per game were also good for a selection to the All-District and All-District tournament teams. Without her shot creating ability Ravenwood was in for a struggle against a Dickson defense that had held its region opponent to 28 point per game coming into the championship game. That struggle became all too real in the second halfRead More →

Creek Wood started strong against the CPA Lady Lions in Wednesday night’s Region 6-AA Basketball Tournament Finals, taking a 2-0 lead on the champions of District 12-AA to open the game. Christ Presbyterian quickly tied the game at 2-2, then a stop, a three, a turnover, and a basket-and-one made it 8-2 Lady Lions before the Lady Red Hawk fans could even react. It was that kind of night for the Navy and Red, as CPA¬†built a double-digit lead in the first half and would never relinquish it, beating the Lady Red Hawks 57-39. Despite the 8-2 start for the Purple and Gold, Creek WoodRead More →

Monday night was a big night for the Lady Cougars as they secured their second straight Region 6AAA Championship game appearance with a 59-32 win over Summit and ensured a second consecutive Sectional matchup Saturday night. Coming off their 87 point explosion on Friday, the Lady Cougars’ defense led them on Monday night. Facing the Lady Spartans for the third time this season, Dickson seemed tight early on. Only Lea Lea Carter had offensive success in the first quarter. She accounted for nine of Dickson’s 14 points in the opening frame and was the reason they held a 14-9 advantage at the end of theRead More →