Fields Ferry and the Northwest Georgia Junior Golf Association hosted the second-ever Club Y Junior Golf Tournament for ages 12-18 on June 19. There were 31 players overall. "It went really well," said Tommy Curtis, founder of Northwest Georgia Junior Golf Association. "We played golf the way it was supposed to be played."
The Calhoun High football program has been one of the most consistent in the northwest Georgia area in the past decade-plus as there seems to be talent always coming up through the ranks to replace graduating seniors.
Team Rawlings, sponsored by Proformance Sports Academy in Dalton and composed of several members of the Calhoun High Baseball program has had a successful summer of play. The team came away with another tournament championship trophy as they won this past weekend's 16-U World Series title in Dalton.
Building a consistent high school softball program starts long before players get to the ninth grade. It takes strong instruction and competition in the local recreation department and middle school program.
Several local players helped Team Rawlings, based out of Dalton, to a tournament championship this past weekend at the Cleveland State (Tenn.) Showcase. Team Rawlings beat the Knoxville Heat in the finals, 3-2.
This past weekend the whole team of Grindhouse wrestlers (pictured) qualified to compete in the Georgia Kids State Wrestling Championships. On Saturday, March 1, they will travel to Atlanta and compete for a state title inside the Georgia Dome.
Club Y and the Northwest Georgia Junior Golf Association teamed up this past week for a two-day, 36-hole tournament at Fields Ferry, and while they didn’t see the number of participants they had hoped for, both organizations still considered it an overall success.
Clara Hulsey, a Sonoraville Middle School student, recently represented the GSGA Northwest District at the 40th annual Georgia State Golf Association Junior Sectional Challenge Match at The Georgia Club in Statham.
The first Annual Northwest Georgia Junior Golf Association’s Championship Tournament sponsored by Club Y will be held on July 30-31 at Field’s Ferry Golf Course. This is a two-day, 36-hole tournament and is open to all junior golfers ages 11–18.