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Football Springs Into Action

Hunter Dupree, Staff Writer

May 8, 2017

Filed under Sports

Facing a season of rebuilding, the Independence Eagles look with confidence to moving up from TSSAA Class 5A to 6A. The Independence Eagles fell with a devastating State Championship loss after a 29-game win streak last year. Like most teams, they're hungry for the upcoming season. The Eagles started their spring season April 24, and will continue practicing until May 12. When asked what they do in spring practice,...

Sports: Not Just One

Joe Holdheide, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017

Filed under Sports

In this day and age when trophies and scholarships dominate youth athletics, kids are being pushed to specialize in a single sport as soon as they begin. Driven by the professionalization of youth sports, coaches and parents alike have turned their focus to making kids young experts in their sport of choice. Parents do this because they feel that their kids will fall behind if they don't practice all the time. But these clai...

Hassell Brings a New Attitude to Baseball

Hassell Brings a New Attitude to Baseball

April 10, 2017

It's no doubt that Indy baseball has had a lot of success so far this season. Their overall record is 14-3, the best start in many years here at Independence. This success is in part by a freshman,...

Indy Baseball Sliding Into District Play

Indy Baseball Sliding Into District Play

April 3, 2017

The Independence Baseball team has dominated the diamond the past three weeks. They've won their first three series, including a sweep of Dickson County this week. This is much unlike the past couple...

Rugby Breaks Down the New Season

Rugby Breaks Down the New Season

March 17, 2017

Harpeth Rugby partnering with players from Independence, Centennial and Franklin has bolted from the blocks at a 31 in the nation ranking. They won their first regular-season match at 48-10. Last...

Boys Basketball Shoots Their Way to State

Boys Basketball Shoots Their Way to State

March 13, 2017

Indy's boys basketball continues to advance in the Blue Cross State Tournament. The boys will face Southwind (Memphis) in the Class AAA final four. Wednesday's dominating 63-48 win against Bearden sec...

A New Season Brings in New Sports

Jack Hebert, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under Sports

As spring starts to roll into view, the warm weather sports are beginning their seasons. The Independence baseball, softball, men's soccer, and track teams are working hard to prepare for their upcoming games and meets. The men's soccer team, led by head coach Josh Phillips, looks to improve upon last year's impressive season. In 2016, the Eagles were able to make it to the district semifinals and finished with a winning...

Flight Proves its Might in Chattanooga

Flight Proves its Might in Chattanooga

February 27, 2017

This past weekend Independence Flight ultimate team traveled to Chattanooga for their first regular season tournament, Deep Freeze. The tournament, put on to showcase the top ultimate teams in the Eastern...

Wrestling To The Record Books

Wrestling To The Record Books

February 27, 2017

Sports are normally glorified and thought to be a great way to show off talents. There is one sport, however, that is very hard on the body. The ones in the sport know that it is tough and that many ...

Indy Basketball is Peaking at the Right Time

Grayson Murphy, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Independence Eagles Boys Basketball team is on track to make a name for themselves across the mid-state. The Eagles were listed as a four seed going into the district tournament. They hosted Franklin which was a five seed last Wednesday and ended with a dramatic overtime win to advance to the semifinals against a talented one seed Summit. The Eagles climbed back from a 17-point deficit in the third quarter and...

Boys Basketball is on a Roll!

Boys Basketball is on a Roll!

February 7, 2017

The Eagles are on a three game win streak after losing six straight. The Eagles beat Centennial, Brentwood, and rival Summit in the past two weeks. You could say the basketball team is peaking at the...

Indy Men’s Basketball Feeling Good

Indy Men’s Basketball Feeling Good

January 17, 2017

Usually after a basketball team loses four seniors, they're expected to have a "rebuilding" year. However, our Independence Eagles seem to be reloading, rather than rebuilding. With three senior starters...

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