Catoosa County Sports

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The Ringgold girls trailed by just three points, 32-29, at highly-regarded Haralson County on Wednesday night. However, the powerful Lady Rebels would outscore the Lady Tigers 36-16 in the second half to claim a 68-45 victory in a Region 6-AAA contest in Tallapoosa.

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The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats, tied for sixth in the latest USCAA Division II national poll, punched their ticket to the championship game of the Tim Walthour Memorial Tournament at the Rossville Athletic Center on Friday night with a 67-51 victory over Trinity Baptist College of Florida.

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LaFayette head coach Hank Peppers tried to downplay the importance of his team's 69-56 road win at Heritage on Tuesday night, but the smiles on his players' faces as they emerged from the visiting locker room post game spoke volumes on just how big of an early-season win it was.

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The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats, tied for sixth in the latest USCAA Division II national poll, kept up their hot start to the 2017-18 season with a 68-39 victory over the Covenant College junior varsity team Tuesday night at the Rossville Athletic Center.

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After senior Cole Wilcox inked a letter on intent with the University of Georgia last month, six more Heritage senior baseball players followed their teammate by signing their own college papers during a ceremony at the school this past Friday.

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The last time the LaFayette Ramblers and Northwest Bruins met on the hardwood was in early February as the Bruins celebrated a 53-51 victory over the Ramblers in the Region 6-AAAA championship game at Southeast Whitfield.

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The Ringgold Lady Tigers played even with state-ranked Northwest Whitfield for a quarter on Tuesday and trailed by just seven points at halftime. However, the Class AAAA Lady Bruins used a 51-point second half to establish control and score a 72-35 win in Ringgold.

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The Ringgold Lady Tigers made up a seven-point deficit in a span of three minutes late in the fourth quarter on Friday and held on for a 47-44 win over Ridgeland on the final night of the Ridgeland Thanksgiving Tournament.

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At the Chattanooga Christian Thanksgiving Invitational, the LFO Warriors fell behind 19-7 after the first quarter and trailed 41-20 at halftime in route to a season-opening 65-50 loss to the Lookout Valley Yellow Jackets this past Monday.

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The Heritage Generals played virtually even with Class 7A Campbell for the final three quarters on Wednesday, but couldn't overcome Campbell's 22-point first quarter as they had to settle for the runner-up trophy with a 59-49 loss in the finals of the Dalton Thanksgiving Tournament.

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The Heritage Generals got 10 of their 11 overtime points from seniors Cole Wilcox and Luke Grant as they defeated Signal Mountain, 55-51, to advance to the championship of the Dalton Thanksgiving Tournament at Dalton High School on Tuesday.

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The Heritage Lady Generals got a stiff challenge in the second half on Tuesday, but weathered a couple of runs by the Notre Dame Lady Irish to pick up a 51-45 victory on the opening night of the Ridgeland Thanksgiving Tournament.

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A flurry of three-pointers by the Tennessee Wesleyan University JV squad late in the first half proved to be a big blow for the Georgia Northwestern Bobcats as they dropped a 95-67 decision on the road Tuesday afternoon in Athens.

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