The annual Ridgeland Thanksgiving Classic will tip off this Saturday afternoon at Panther Gymnasium and feature 20 games spread out over a four-day period.
Heritage High School sports
Sixth-ranked Marist scored 24 points in second quarter alone and the War Eagles would go on to beat Heritage, 61-20, in an opening-round Class AAAA state playoff game in Atlanta.
Last year, the GHSA elected to send all competition cheerleading squads to Columbus, regardless of their finish at their respective region tournaments, so all teams could compete at the state competition.
Although he finished a little lower in the overall standings than he did a year ago, Saturday was still a big day for LFO senior cross country runner Erik Martinez.
Friday night, some seven-and-a-half hours after leaving the hospital for the first time in over two weeks, Heritage senior football player Thomas Owens was rolled out in a wheelchair to the 50-yard line where he served as one of the Generals' captains for their Senior Night game versus North…
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans and the Heritage Generals are heading back home from Columbus later this evening and they will be bringing back some memorable souvenirs with them.
The Heritage Generals are two wins away from their first ever state softball championship, while the LaFayette Lady Ramblers will have to take a longer path to the finals.
Last year, as a freshman, Allison Craft finished fifth at the Region 6-AAAA Cross Country Championships at Edwards Park in Dalton.
Heritage sophomore Allison Craft picked up another top 10 finish on Thursday as she placed 10th overall with a 20:29 in the Front Runner Cross Country Championships at the Baylor School in Chattanooga.