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Softball Downs Van Buren 12-0

Posted on April 1, 2015 at 10:40 am

SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The Lady Jackets completed only one contest last week as the rain suspended play against Bledsoe County on Thursday. That one game was another win and the Lady Jackets have moved to 4-1 overall and 1-0 in district play. “Our team has come a long way in not just the last three years but this season also. We were down 6-0 in the top of the

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  • Baseball Wins Three of Last Four

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 10:36 am

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    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The Jackets are rolling up the wins notching three in their last four outings. Their one loss was to Chattanooga Christian giving the Chargers the sweep in the series. Grundy got a key district win Monday night in Dunlap. They improved to 9-3 on the season and 1-2 in district play. “The CCS series we shot ourselves in the foot. Every time we made an error

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  • Big 8 Volleyball

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 11:00 am


    Results are being turned in by one school from Big 8 volleyball play. All other schools are encouraged to turn in your results to the Grundy County Herald as well. The Swiss Lady Wildcats are off to 4-0 start on the season. First year head Coach Tommy Andrews is very pleased with his team’s success. “I’m excited to be in coaching again. Volleyball is a new sport for me so

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  • Baseball Suffers First District Loss

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 10:54 am

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    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The Jackets only managed one win in their last three outings. They lost to Chattanooga Christian twice but only Monday’s game counted against their district record. They shut out Notre Dame for their win. The team is now 6-2 on the season and 0-1 in district play. “CCS is a good team. That’s two games in a row that they’ve beat us but really we’ve beat

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  • Lady Jackets Split Their Last Two Games

    Posted on March 25, 2015 at 11:19 am

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    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The Lady Jackets only got in two games over the last week again due to weather. They got another victory over Huntland and then fell to Whitwell Monday. The team is 3-1 overall and 1-0 in district play. “We’re playing better ball. Tonight was two good ball teams playing a good game. It was a 3-1 game and we had chance to win it in the

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  • Lady Jackets Move To 2-0 and 1-0 In District

    Posted on March 18, 2015 at 9:42 am

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    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie Last week’s rain prevented the Lady Jackets from playing any games until Monday of this week but they made that one count crushing Signal Mountain 28-6 in three innings. The win moved Grundy to 2-0 overall and 1-0 in district play. “We are still trying to get past the early season butterflies. Lack of field time is really showing in our confidence on the dirt. Once

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  • Jacket Baseball Opens Hot At 5-0

    Posted on March 18, 2015 at 9:37 am


    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The start of the season may have been delayed due to weather but when things did start for the Yellow Jackets, they started in the right way. Grundy has opened the season with a 5-0 record and is tearing through opponents. “Obviously it’s more enjoyable to be 5-0 than 0-5. That being said baseball is a tournament and it’s not how you start, it’s how you

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  • Rain Delays The Start Of Baseball

    Posted on March 16, 2015 at 1:39 pm

    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The biggest player on any diamond so far this spring has been Mother Nature as weather has prohibited on field practice for most teams around the state. The Yellow Jacket baseball team has actually practiced on a field a total of three days. Monday’s baseball game with DeKalb County was cancelled and will have to be rescheduled. The Jackets return quite a few starters and both

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  • Softball Opens With A 5-4 Win At Huntland

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 1:29 pm

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    SPORTS CORRRESPONDENT david lowrie The Lady Jackets have struggled to get any time in the grass with the weather troubles during the preseason, but they didn’t let that keep them from notching a win on opening day. The fields in Huntland were dry enough to play and Grundy won 5-4 with a late rally. “We’re tickled to get a win with the lack of field time we’ve had. Our two

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