Week of November 14-18, 2016

High School Basketball
Basketball Season has begun in Cheatham County!

High School Basketball Game Schedule for Sycamore High, Cheatham Central High and Harpeth High Schools.

In honor of the late Cheatham County Basketball Legend Pat Head Summitt, Cheatham News would like to inspire all school district students and athletes with the following quote:

“You can’t Always be the strongest or the most talented or the most gifted person in the room, but you can be the most competitive.”  Pat Head summitt, Head coach university of tennessee lady vols basketball team, 1974-2012

Come on out, watch competitive district athletes play basketball during the 2016-2017 season and support Cheatham County Schools!

Unable to make a game, don’t despair, there are many ways to stay updated!  Reporter Lawrence Gunnells with the I-24 Exchange Newspaper highlights basketball games in the northern cluster.  If you aren’t in the local distribution area for free newspaper delivery you can visit

Ashland City Times, distributed county wide, with subscription, highlights Cheatham County School district basketball games each week.  The paper can also be purchased at most local stores and gas stations throughout the county or it’s publication can be found online at

South Cheatham Advocate keeps folks updated in the southern cluster of Cheatham County.  South Cheatham Advocate can be found online at

Additional basketball game coverage of Cheatham County School District and district basketball teams in surrounding counties can be found at

Cheatham News would love for you to submit photos to [email protected] to post each week highlighting district games.  Looking forward to seeing the pics you send!  (More information on submitting photos below)  

Cheatham News wishes all basketball players, coaches, schools, parents, cheerleaders and dancers Good Luck during the 2016-2017 Basketball Season!

-Tonya Steele

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Photo Submissions:  Please include (1) name of player(s) or name of opposing team (2) school (3) coaches (4) parents (5) grade in school (6) date of game (7) Name of Photographer (8) name of person submitting photo.   Any additional information, including stats, etc. is welcomed but isn’t guaranteed to be included, depending on space restrictions and volume of pictures received that week. Pictures need to be received by Cheatham News by Saturday of each week to be posted the following week.  Cheatham News can’t guarantee pictures received after 2:00 p.m. Saturday will be used.  Please contact Cheatham News through email at [email protected] or call (615) 406-3239 with any questions. Thank you in advance for any and all submissions as well as your help in keeping folks in Cheatham County communities connected…because that’s what small town life is all about!    

-Cheatham News Editor and Staff 

Contact Information: [email protected]  Tonya Steele  (615) 406-3239