The Heritage Lady Generals turned in a solid eighth-place finish at the GHSA Class 4A state tournament at Maple Ridge Golf Club in Columbus.
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Significant advantages in depth and a plethora of standouts from the Catoosa-Walker County area were not enough for Team Georgia on Tuesday night as they dropped both ends of the annual Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Basketball Classic to their rivals from the Volunteer State.
With 18 holes in the books at the GHSA State Golf Championships, the Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans are still in the hunt for a state title sweep.
Each year, approximately 16,000 students apply to the United States Naval Academy and, each year, only about eight percent are admitted to Annapolis and only after an extremely rigorous and thorough application process.
The Gordon Lee Trojans track team made the long drive to Albany last weekend and returned home with a fourth-place finish in the Class 1A Public School team standings and three individual state titles.
After coming ever so close to winning team state championships the past few years, the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans' track team will go into Saturday at the Class 1A Public School state meet in Albany with a chance to win their first crown since 2014.
Unless something really bizarre happens on Saturday, the Gordon Lee Trojans' track team will not be bringing home a state team title from Albany.
The first day of the 2019 GHSA Class 1A Public School state track meet has finished in Albany and the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans find themselves atop the team standings.
For most of the first half on Tuesday night, the Heritage Lady Generals made things tough on the Columbus Blue Devils, the No. 1-ranked team in all of Class 4A.
Three members of the Ringgold High track team and three members of the LFO High track team will represent their schools at the Class 3A state meet in Albany next weekend.
It's already been an incredible sports year for female athletic teams at Heritage High School and that trend continued on Wednesday.
Both the Heritage Lady Generals and the LaFayette Lady Ramblers will be returning to the Class 4A state golf tournament later this month after top-five finishes at the area tournament in LaGrange on Tuesday.
The Heritage Generals finished as runner-up, while LaFayette Ramblers took home third place in the Class 4A area golf tournament in LaGrange on Monday.
Region 6-AAAA announced its All-Region baseball team for 2019 and several area players were honored for their achievements on the diamond this past season.
Being one of the top girls’ basketball players and top student-athletes in all of north Georgia, Heritage senior Emily Wiley had her share of options as to where to continue her athletic and academic career.