Nashville Sports column recap from June thru December 2011
It was only a few short months ago that we started writing about various Nashville sports in this column for lodeplus.com. Now it is time for us to look back on the previous year and to give you a recap of our Nashville sports articles. This ‘Year in Review’ will tell you what we wrote about as ‘Nashville Sports Examiner’ during the past year.
We have written about the Nashville Fairgrounds and the ‘Save My Fairgrounds’ movement. We have also covered some of the races at Nashville Fairgrounds for the racing fans.
We have also written about the ‘Free Fishing Day for Kids’ at Shelby Park in Nashville. We also told you about the 4 new deepwater fishing holes at J. Percy Priest Lake in Nashville for our fishing buddies.
On Nashville’s Vanderbilt Commodores we have covered news on their baseball team, their football team and their basketball team for all of the many ‘Dores fans.
Nashville Sounds baseball games were spotlighted several times in this column for our baseball fans.
We covered the Nashville area Highland Rim racetrack for all the many racing fans.
We’ve written about Nashville’s Tennessee Titans football teams, some players and ins and outs of the local NFL franchise. Both Vince Young and Kerry Collins as quarterback got their share of notice. Chris Johnson picked up some articles, too. The Titans football fans are many here around Nashville.
We wrote about what turned out to be the last race at the Nashville Superspeedway much to the dismay of the many racing fans here in Nashville.
Long-time Nashville Sports Broadcaster Hope Hines made his exit from the TV Sports scene in Nashville, and we covered the occasion. We and many others in the Nashville area hated to see Hope Hines leave his long-established place in Nashville Sports history.
We reported that the ‘Save My Fairgrounds’ campaign was effective for all of the racing fans here in Middle Tennessee.
We’ve written about the Nashville Predators local NHL franchise hockey team for all of the many hockey fans here in Nashville.
We wrote about Metro Nashville Sports, League Play which is available at our Nashville Parks Department for all of the sports-minded Nashville residents.
We’ve covered various aspects of college football in Nashville for all of the college football fans here in Middle Tennessee.
We also wrote about Nashville’s TV sports announcers on the 4 network TV channels locally as a way of introducing all of these sports reporters to our Nashville residents.
We wrote about Nashville area schools with athletic programs for those looking to place their children in a good locality for sports.
We also gave a review on Fall Fishing on Nashville’s Old Hickory and Percy Priest Lakes for all of our fisherman friends.
We’ve given some reports on former high school or college players who’ve made it big time in the pros for all of their friends, fans, and families in Nashville.
We’ve given you information on the Commodore Call-In Show for Vanderbilt for all of the ‘Dores fans.
We’ve given you rundowns on the Nashville and Nashville area High School Football matchups for all who follow the high school football games.
We’ve passed along to you some stats on State Championships for our Nashville and Nashville area high schools just for fun.
We’ve given you schedules for many of the Nashville and Nashville area college basketball teams for men’s basketball, and have recently started to bring you some schedules on the women’s college basketball teams in order to keep the Nashville fans up to date.
We’ve given you details on the Vanderbilt Commodore’s Football team’s ticket to the Liberty Bowl in Memphis for those who plan to watch the game or travel to Memphis to attend in person.
We are looking forward to bringing you more Nashville and Nashville area sports for the coming year of 2012 and would appreciate comments on any story you read here, letting us know which sports and which Nashville and Nashville area schools are your favorites.
This ‘Year in Review’ tells you what we wrote about as ‘Nashville Sports Examiner’ during the past year.
Thanks for reading, and have a safe and Happy New Year’s!
You can ‘follow’ this writer by clicking on the ‘Subscribe’ button or on the RSS feed button. Any and all comments are greatly appreciated as that lets us know you are reading the articles on our ‘Nashville Sports Examiner’ column. Thanks to all who read and thanks to all who comment here!