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 →

Creek Wood and Fairview postponed their Monday-Tuesday series to a Wednesday doubleheader at Fairview due to the heavy rains that soaked the midstate over the weekend. By Tuesday, the field at Creek Wood had drained, and the Red Hawks were able to play as planned; the home side took care of business with a 5-2 win. When Wednesday rolled around, the Yellow Jackets opted to play at the early start time anyway. Creek Wood started off early as well, leading 3-1 at the end of the first inning. Riding a strong performance from Zeke Lecomte, the Red Hawks built an 8-1 lead and salted itRead 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 →

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 →