The Heritage Lady Generals suffered just their second region loss of the season on Tuesday night with a 61-58 setback against Gilmer in Ellijay.
Catoosa County Sports
The Chattanooga Valley basketball teams traveled to Trenton on Monday and returned home with a pair of tough losses to Dade County.
The visiting Bryan College junior varsity squad outscored the Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats 20-8 in the final period to score a come-from-behind 54-49 victory Monday night at the Rossville Athletic Center.
Historic new Pro Football Hall of Fame member Terrell Owens is one of 21 men and women who will be inducted into the Greater Chattanooga Sports Hall of Fame on March 4 at the Chattanooga Convention Center.
Yet another member of Ringgold High School’s stellar senior baseball class has made his college plans official prior to the start of the 2019 season.
Two teams tied for first place in their respective regions met for the first time this season and it was the visiting Heritage Lady Generals handing crosstown rival Ringgold a 57-40 defeat at Ringgold High School.
For just the second time in program history, and for the second time in the last three seasons, the Ridgeland Panthers will head to Macon for the Class 4A State Duals.
After nine consecutive Region 6-AAA victories to begin the year, the Ringgold Lady Tigers were forced to put a mark in the loss column on Friday.
Seeing their first action after nearly a month off, the Georgia Northwestern Bobcats gave up 52 first-half points and lost a 91-71 decision to The Crown College in Powell, Tenn. on Friday night.
Two Walker County backyard rivals met in Flintstone on Thursday and it was the visiting Rossville Bulldogs getting the better of Chattanooga Valley, 43-38.
QB Nick Hanson (Heritage) The sophomore threw for 2,002 yards and 19 touchdowns in a breakout season, while adding three more scores on the ground as the Generals advanced to the playoffs.
The last time Heritage High School fans had seen Nolan Letzgus on a football field - prior to this past season - came in 2016 when, as a sophomore, he had 94 total kick return yards in two games and made two tackles in another game as a defensive back.
The Ringgold Lady Tigers improved to 13-3 overall and remained perfect in Region 6-AAA (9-0) with a 65-46 home victory over Sonoraville on Tuesday.
Georgia Northwestern Athletic Director David Stephenson announced on Monday that Tuesday’s scheduled home doubleheader against Barber-Scotia College (N.C.) has been cancelled.
The Heritage High School wrestling team traveled to metro Atlanta on Saturday to compete in the prestigious Union Grove Duals, featuring some of the top teams in the state.
The LFO Warriors and Ridgeland Panthers displayed their talents before Chattanooga-area television audience on Saturday night and fans in attendance and sitting at home on their living room couches enjoyed an entertaining basketball game.
Fresh off a few days of sun, fun and basketball in Orlando, Florida, the Ringgold Lady Tigers returned home on Friday and picked up where they left off in 2018.
DL Jermiah Turner (Ridgeland) The sophomore stepped up his game and made 54 tackles with six tackles for loss, including one sack. He also recovered three fumbles for the Panthers.
The Ringgold Tigers wrestling teams went 3-2 at the Gilmer Duals on Saturday. Ringgold defeated West Hall (40-33), the Gilmer "B" team (51-24) and Fannin County (37-36), but fell to Carrollton (69-11) and Newnan (43-42). The loss to Newnan came on criteria after the match ended 42-42.
After losing for the first time in 10 games on Thursday, the Ringgold Lady Tigers began a new winning streak on Friday with a 61-34 victory over Steinbrenner, Fla. in the KSA Events Tournament in Orlando.
The LaFayette Lady Ramblers fell to 8-6 overall on the season after the offense struggled in a 41-29 loss to Southside, Ala. in the opening round of the Adairsville Tiger Christmas Clash on Thursday.
The Ringgold Lady Tigers had a 10-game winning streak snapped Thursday morning with a 47-44 loss to Medina Senior (Ohio) in the KSA Events Tournament in Orlando, Fla.
Last season, Allison Craft made an easy transition to the world of high school cross country running, averaging 22:40 for her freshman season and finishing fifth at the Region 6-AAAA championships as she ended up splitting Catoosa County Girls’ Runner of the Year honors with two of her Herit…
The Ridgeland wrestling team went 4-0 in the Bronze Division of the Smoky Mountain Duals in Pigeon Forge on Saturday to finish a very respectable 6-2 on the weekend. Their only two losses came in pool matches against Silver Division runner-up Jackson County (Ga.) and overall tournament champ…
For the second consecutive day, LFO senior guard Ruddy Ware poured in 32 points and the Warriors needed every one of them as they defeated the McMinn County Cherokees, 69-66, in overtime in the fifth-place game of the Mistletoe Madness Tournament at North Murray High School on Saturday.
The Lakeview Warriors are now 10-0 after a 32-21 semifinal win over Rome on Friday in the Christian Heritage Tournament.
The LFO Warriors defeated county and Region 6-AAA rival Ringgold earlier this month and on Friday they got a measure of revenge against their other county foe.
In the first round of the Mistletoe Madness Tournament at North Murray High School on Thursday, the LFO Warriors connected on 10 3-pointers, six coming in the first quarter. However, the Northwest Whitfield Bruins caught fire in the fourth quarter and edged out the Warriors, 73-67.
The Lakeview Middle School Warriors got 21 points from Jamichael Davis and picked up a 43-30 victory over host Christian Heritage in the first round of the Christian Heritage Tournament in Dalton on Thursday.
Shelby Adkins (LaFayette) The senior first baseman was a big reason why the Lady Ramblers advanced to Columbus for the Elite Eight as she hit .391 with seven doubles, one triple, three homeruns and 27 RBIs.
It was a banner year, literally, for the Heritage Generals softball team in 2018 as the program collected that long-anticipated first state championship.
The Gordon Lee Trojans and Ringgold Tigers gave basketball fans in Chickamauga a pre-Christmas stocking stuffer on Tuesday night as Ringgold claimed an exciting 53-46 overtime win over the home team.
The Lakeview Warriors are now 8-0 on the season following a 48-31 victory in a non-league game at Trion on Tuesday. Jamichael Davis led the unbeaten Warriors with 22 points, while Amari Burnett picked up 13.
The Generals played host to the Lake Forest Bruins from Bradley County, Tenn. in a non-league battle on Monday and needed overtime before finally pulling off the win.