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Aidan Hadaway and Decameron Porter outscored visiting Gilmer by themselves on Friday night as the LaFayette Ramblers steamrolled the Bobcats, 78-42, in the final regular season home game for LaFayette.

Down 16 points at home at halftime is not the most ideal of situations, but it did not turn out to be a problem for the LFO Warriors who came storming back in the second half to post a 51-39 Region 6-AAA victory over Adairsville on Friday night.

The Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans traveled south to Trion on Friday night, but returned home sporting a pair of losses to their subregion rivals.

What is believed to be the first time in the history of the event, the LaFayette Ramblers, the Ridgeland Panthers and the Gordon Lee Trojans all went 1-1 in a very competitive Walker County Cup tri-match at LaFayette High School on Thursday night.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles dropped to 7-12 on the season after a 59-37 setback to Tennessee Christian Prep School Thursday night in Cleveland, Tenn.

Ridgeland seniors Terrance and Torrance Roberts have stood side-by-side on the football field for a number of years and that trend will continue next year in west central Ohio.

Morehead State women's basketball junior guard Jazzmyn Elston has been tabbed as the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week, the league announced last Tuesday morning.

The Warriors saw a nine-game winning streak emphatically snapped by the North Murray Mountaineers, 68-48, Tuesday night in Chatsworth.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers used a 16-4 second quarter to open up some breathing room before going on to a 42-31 home win over Haralson County on Tuesday night.

The Heritage Generals did most of their damage in the third quarter as they outscored visiting Ridgeland, 23-11, en route to a 67-47 Region 6-AAAA home victory on Tuesday.

The LaFayette Ramblers wrapped up the No. 1 seed for the upcoming Region 6-AAAA tournament early next month with a 66-42 win at Southeast Whitfield on Tuesday night.

Sam Norton connected on five 3-pointers, four in the final quarter alone, but none bigger than the game-tying shot with 2:18 left to play as the Gordon Lee Trojans rallied for a 52-45 home victory over Excel Christian on Tuesday night.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles fell to 7-11 overall after an 86-42 loss to visiting Grace Baptist of Powder Springs on Tuesday night.

The Christian Heritage Lions put up 50 points in the first half on Saturday and eventually left Ridgeland with a 77-62 win over the Panthers in a non-region game.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans took a two-point lead into the locker room, but were able to hang on in the second half to pick up a 40-35 Region 6-A North win at North Cobb Christian on Saturday.

The Heritage Generals led Northwest Whitfield 32-31 at halftime or Friday night, but the homestanding Bruins would put three players in double figures and pulled away in the second half for a 73-62 win in a Region 6-AAA contest.

Both the Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans hung tough with Darlington in the first half on Friday night, but the home teams would use big third quarters to pull away and score Region 6-A North victories in Rome.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers and the LFO Warriors extended their impressive winning streaks on Friday as the Catoosa County rival schools split a pair of Region 6-AAA games in Fort Oglethorpe.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles led 16-1 after one quarter and 36-7 at halftime before rolling to a 59-18 win at Shenandoah Baptist on Friday night.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers led 20-12 at halftime, fell behind 28-26 at the end of the third quarter, but held visiting Lakeview to just five points in the fourth to pull out a 35-33 victory in an important North Georgia Athletic Conference game on Tuesday night.

The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles made it 11 victories on the season and four in a row with a 48-23 home win over Berean Academy on Tuesday night.

Gordon Lee's Lady Trojans hung tough with Bowdon in the first half on Tuesday night, but the state-ranked Lady Devils would pull away over the final two quarters to score a 53-28 Region 6-A North victory in Chickamauga.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers improved to 12-7 overall and 10-2 in Region 6-AAA play after a hard-fought 50-46 win over Calhoun Tuesday night in Ringgold.

The Heritage Generals bolted out to a 42-25 lead at intermission on Tuesday, but had to hang on late for a 66-62 home victory over Gilmer in a Region 6-AAAA contest.

The Ridgeland Panthers celebrated Senior Night on Tuesday by pulling out a 52-50 win over visiting Southeast Whitfield in a Region 6-AAAA contest.

The LaFayette Ramblers welcomed LFO to south Walker County on Tuesday and posted a 59-6 victory over the visiting Warriors in a battle of future area opponents.

One night after a big Region 6-AAA victory at Sonoraville, Ringgold's Lady Tigers made the short drive to Varnell and took down Coahulla Creek, 66-50, in a Saturday afternoon matinee.

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