The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks came in with no fear against defending Class AA State Champion CAK on Wednesday night. The late start, wet field, and intermittent drizzle didn’t stop Creek Wood, as they led 6-0 at one point and never faultered. Bailey Griffith threw another gem and hit another home run, while Kensli Douthit clubbed another as well and Analeigh Coursey went 3-for-4 in a 7-2 beatdown of the Lady Warriors. CAK will fall into a 10am elimination game Thursday in the loser’s bracket, while Creek Wood stays in the winners’ bracket while tallying the 6th State Softball Tournament win in school history.Read More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks upset the apple cart at the Spring Fling on Tuesday afternoon. Creek Wood drew¬†Chattanooga Central in the first round, a school with a state title in the trophy case, and a school making its eleventh appearance in the tournament. Bailey Griffith lost her scoreless innings streak at 28 as the Lady Purple Pounders made it 1-0 in the first. The Lady Red Hawks would not be denied, however, as a fifth inning rally and some insurance lifted the plucky Creek Wood side to its fifth win at the softball state tournament in school history, 6-1. Ina Henderson led offRead More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks flipped the outcome from worst to first on Friday night, walking off with a Sectional Round win over White House Heritage in dramatic fashion 1-0. Bailey Griffith had scattered 5 hits in a shutout bid, and with one out in the bottom of the seventh she broke up a perfect game with a single. The next batter, Jase Jackson broke the shutout by banging an extra base hit off the wall, driving in Griffith to end the game 1-0. The win sends the Lady Red Hawks back to the TSSAA Spring Fling in Murfreesboro, where they will face ChattanoogaRead More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks traveled to Waverly on Wednesday night for a rematch with the Waverly Central Tigerettes, a squad that topped Creek Wood twice on Saturday to take home a District 11-AA Title. This time, it was the Lady Red Hawks standing tall, as a 2-0 win gave Creek Wood a Region 6-AA Championship. Bailey Griffith pitched a complete game, 3-hit shutout and struck out 8, while the Lady Red Hawk offense was opportunistic and scored 2 unearned runs off Abby Brown. Creek Wood will host White House-Heritage, which dropped a 5-2 Region Championship game to Greenbrier. The sectional/sub-state game will beRead More →

The Creek Wood Red Hawk baseball team saw its season come to an abrupt halt Monday night in Nashville. The CPA Lions had taken a 2-0 lead off a single and a throwing error earlier in the game, but the home side made a pitching change in the middle of a no-hit bid. Creek Wood loaded the bases with a single and two players getting hit by pitches, and a couple of sacrifice fly balls tied the game at 2-2. With two gone in the bottom of the seventh, a fly ball to the outfield got over the glove of the fielder and fell inRead More →

Waverly Central won the North Division of the District 11-AA Baseball Tournament by thrashing Hickman County 12-0; the Creek Wood Red Hawks squeaked out a 6-5 win in 8 innings over Lewis County to win the South Division. Momentum would stay on the Tigers’ side on Thursday night, as Waverly hosted Creek Wood in the title game before rudely turning the Red Hawks away 10-0 in a 5-inning run-ruled game. All-District selection Dalton Mirabella had 3 RBI, while District Player of the Year Jacob Foster and teammate Carson Hollifield each had 2 hits and 2 RBI. Foster also pitched, throwing a 5-inning complete game gem;Read More →

Lennon Spicer proved to be human for the Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks on Tuesday night. She left a pitch up to Caitlin Bradford with 2 out in the top of the second, and Bradford launched it for a solo shot and a 1-0 Camden lead. Spicer would allow other baserunners on the day, but none would ever come back to bite her. Jase Jackson hit a 2 RBI double in the bottom of the third to give Creek Wood the lead, and Lillie Boydston would drive in Bailey Griffith in the fourth while Spicer would ground out in the fifth as Analeigh Coursey putRead More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks were locked in against non-district foe Henry County on Wednesday night. Lennon Spicer had blanked the visiting Lady Patriots and everything was on cruise control before a 3-run homer cut a 4-0 lead to 4-3. The Lady Red Hawks bowed up after that, however, and turned away a quality opponent for an impressive win heading into postseason play. The Class AAA Henry County squad finished the regular season tied for their district title, but they got more than they probably expected from the Class AA Lady Red Hawks. Spicer had a perfect game through three innings, before a harmlessRead More →

It was a zany game filled with defensive errors and offensive production, but the Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks held off East Hickman 9-6 on Tuesday night. East took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first, but Creek Wood tied the game with a 2 RBI single by Lillie Boydston. Three batters later, Analeigh Coursey would give the Lady Red Hawks the lead on an RBI single and Tara Rahman made it 4-2 with an RBI double. Creek Wood padded the lead with a run in the third and 2 more in the fourth to make it 7-2, before the two sides arguedRead More →

Creek Wood and Waverly Central squared off in an epic pitchers’ duel Thursday night in Charlotte, but Waverly’s Ally Brown came out on top in a 2-0 win for the visitors. Bailey Griffith started the night for the Lady Red Hawks, who were honoring lone senior Tara Rahman, and Griffith was in cruise control in the early going. Unfortunately, a two-out error in the field put a runner at first, and Emily Hooper blasted a 2-run homer to left-center for what would wind up the only score of the night. Griffith got out of the inning quickly, but head coach Nancy Jackson lifted Griffith forRead More →