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 →

The Red Hawks had great pitching on Friday night but dropped one to the Dickson County Cougars on Friday night. They needed the offense working to get a win in the second game Saturday. But on Monday night, it was pitching that led Creek Wood to the promised land in the Distict. Well, that and a number of hiccups with the Montgomery Central defense. Zeke Lecomte was the only Red Hawk to register more than one hit, going 3-for-3 with a walk and 3 RBI. Philip Creasey went 1-for-2 but scored once, and Devon Higgins had a unique stat line–an RBI and a run, whileRead More →

The Dickson County Cougars and Creek Wood Red Hawks put on quite a show in a home-and-home baseball series over the weekend. Jon Lynn and Gage Pontremoli dueled on Friday night in the Game of the Week, and did not disappoint. Dickson County took an early 1-0 lead, but Creek Wood struck back and took over 2-1. Some late heroics gave the visiting Cougars a 3-2 lead, and though the Red Hawks brought the winning run to the plate in the bottom of the seventh, Pontremoli shut Creek Wood down for a complete game win. The curve ball was nasty as the young righty dazzledRead More →

The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawk softball team had a lot of reason to be excited on Friday afternoon. Fresh off a 10-inning, 1-run win over Class AAA power Clarksville High the night before, the young-but-experienced Class AA squad hosted another AAA school in Centennial. The Lady Red Hawks would prove rude hosts to the Lady Cougars, as CWHS slammed the door in a mercy-rule win, 11-0 in 5 innings. Creek Wood scored a run in the first, second, and third innings before exploding for 8 in the bottom of the fourth. That put the lead above 10 going into the top of the fifth,Read More →

The opening game of the season for Creek Wood baseball was a 4-0 loss in the cold and the wet at Clarksville Northeast. After a tough tournament road trip to cap off the first week, the Red Hawks went right into district play. Of course, a perfect spring day was knocked off the rails by a popup storm front on the first day of spring, but Creek Wood took a 5-3 decision on the road at the Hickman County Bulldogs to open the season 1-0 in district play. Connor Pate threw a couple of scoreless innings for the Red Hawks, while Zeke Lecomte drove inRead More →

Despite the rain and cold temperatures on Monday night, the Creek Wood baseball team made a season-opening trek to Clarksville Northeast and got the game in. The homestanding Eagles blanked Creek Wood 4-0, though Northeast had a few advantages including playing at home and being a Class AAA school hosting a Class AA Red Hawk squad. Only two other area teams were able to get games in on the chilly and wet Monday. Dickson County soccer topped Kenwood 6-1, but Cougar baseball dropped a 10-0 decision at Ravenwood. The Dickson County baseball game of the week on the RFC Sports Network will be a rematchRead 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 →

It was a long week of elimination softball, but the Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks punched their ticket to the Region Tournament by holding off Stewart County 3-1 on Friday night. Unfortunately for the Lady Red Hawks, they will travel for their Region game, as they could not hold off a Waverly rally and dropped a 2-1 decision on Saturday in the District 11-AA Championship game. Bailey Griffith was sensational on the slab for Creek Wood on both days. She held the host Lady Rebels hitless through 4 innings, and her offense propped her up. Sam Morgan walked leading off the top of the second,Read More →

The only time the Camden Central Lady Lions battled the Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks in softball this season, Creek Wood took the win 6-5 in a slugfest. With the season on the line Wednesday evening, the rematch was no different, but Libby Baldwin and Bailey Griffith combined to hold off the visiting Lady Lions, and Creek Wood survived a 6-4 shootout to advance in the District 11-AA Tournament. Neither side had a clean defensive inning until the top of the seventh, but Creek Wood struck first with two out in the bottom of the second. Baldwin singled off Hannah Sampson, and Ashlee Shockley cameRead More →