The visiting Calhoun Lady Jackets broke open a 2-2 tie with five runs in the top of the seventh inning on Thursday and dropped Ringgold to 1-2 overall and 1-1 in Region 6-AAA with a 7-4 victory.
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The LFO Lady Warriors could only muster one run at Sonoraville on Thursday night, but thanks to senior pitcher Kourtney Morrison, one run is all they would need.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans garnered a varsity split in Tigertown on Thursday, beating host Ringgold by scores of 25-18 and 25-22, but losing to Region 6-AAAA power Northwest Whitfield, 25-12 and 25-20.
The Heritage Lady Generals scored the final 10 points in the first set of their best-of-three against visiting Christian Heritage of Dalton on Thursday and rode the momentum to a 25-21, 25-7, 25-19 sweep of the Lady Lions.
The Northwest Whitfield Lady Bruins scored four times in the top of the seventh on Tuesday to break a tie and claim a wild 11-7 victory at Heritage in the Region 6-AAAA opener for both squads on Tuesday.
On a night when the two teams combined for almost as many errors (12) as hits (14), the LFO Lady Warriors couldn't take advantage of seven Adairsville miscues as they dropped to 0-2 overall and 0-2 in Region 6-AAA with a 12-7 home loss to the Lady Tigers on Tuesday.
LFO Lady Warriors head basketball coach Dewayne Watkins confirmed on Tuesday night that junior Macey Gregg has received offers from both Alabama-Huntsville and Lee University.
The 2017 Ringgold Fall Baseball Camp, for kids ages kindergarten through eighth grade, will be held each Tuesday and Wednesday throughout the month of September, starting on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
The 2017 LFO Invitational Volleyball Tournament will take place on Saturday, Aug. 19 featuring 12 teams from northwest Georgia, including four from the Catoosa and Walker County areas.
A busy week next week for high school softball teams in Catoosa and Walker Counties will conclude with a pair of early-season tournaments over the weekend.
The Heritage Lady Generals opened the 2017 volleyball season on the road in nearby Fort Oglethorpe on Thursday night and picked up wins against Chattooga and host LFO.
The LFO Lady Warriors got off to a good start for the 2017 volleyball season with a win over Dade County in Tunnel Hill on Tuesday night, but the Red-and-White would lose to host Northwest Whitfield in the nightcap.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will open the 2017 season ranked No. 12 in the STATS FCS Top 25. This listing is one of two officially recognized by the NCAA.
He’s been working for months now to get the Ringgold Tigers defense to have quicker first steps, but new Ringgold defensive coordinator Houston White has recently been working on a little quick step of his own.
A new era in Georgia Northwestern volleyball will begin later this month as the Lady Bobcats take the floor for the first time under new head coach Amber Weaver.
The high school football website, RecruitGeorgia.com, is releasing its preseason All-State teams this week and a combined seven players from Catoosa and Walker Counties were named to their respective squads.
The Boynton Red Sox won the 14U division championship of the Rick Honeycutt World Series on Monday afternoon, but that will be the only title claimed by teams from Walker and Catoosa Counties.
The 14-year-old Boynton Red Sox came to the Rick Honeycutt World Series with a bit of a chip on their shoulders after coming up one win shy of taking home the Dizzy Dean World Series championship in Mississippi last week.
For high school athletes in the summer months, practice usually means going over pass plays, working on bunts, shooting free throws, or even making tumbling runs.
A large contingent of the Catoosa Great White Sharks swim team traveled south to Tifton on the weekend of July 14-15 to compete in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association (GRPA) Class B/C State Meet in Tifton and several of the team members returned with Top 8 finishes.
After finishing second in the Dizzy Dean District 1 tournament back in early June and following that up by winning the Dizzy Dean North Georgia Sanctioned State tournament early in July, the outstanding play hasn't stopped for the 14-year-old Boynton Red Sox.
The Signal Mountain Green Giants bested Mother Nature and a dozen other teams to claim the 2017 Chattanooga Area Swim League Bill Caulkins City Meet championship this weekend in Fort Oglethorpe.
Chattanooga Mocs graduate Brooks Thomas was a guy who saved the best for last. His final campaign this past season was strong, ending in All-Southern Conference honors and it has since carried over into his post-graduate play.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics Department hosts its annual UTC Night at the Lookouts on Thursday, July 13 at AT&T Field. All Chattanooga Mocs fans and supporters are invited to join members of the Mocs football team as the Chattanooga Lookouts host the Jacksonville …