This story will appear in the print edition of the Catoosa County News and Walker County Messenger on Wednesday, May 30.
Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School sports
All-Region baseball teams for Regions 6-AAA and 6-AAAA were announced this week and several players from the Catoosa-Walker County area were selected.
With just eight events left to run in the Class 1A Public School state track meet in Albany, the Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans are both leading the pack.
A somewhat new-look LFO Warriors football team concluded spring practice on Friday night with a scrimmage against nearby East Ridge High School.
Positive Athlete Georgia announced its Northwest Georgia regional winners for different sports on Monday and five athletes in the Catoosa-Walker County area were honored.
The LFO Lady Warrior softball program will hold its annual youth camp May 29-31 from 9 a.m.-12 noon each day. The camp is for ages 6-12 and costs $55 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt.
The last time the Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats basketball team dipped into nearby Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School, they found a starter and a low post presence in Madison Lewis.
The Northwest Georgia High School Anglers Association's Angler of the Year standings have been updated through the Lake Chickamauga tournament on April 15 and six teams from Walker and Catoosa county schools are currently in the top 15.
A bases-loaded single by Jackson Herrod in the bottom of the seventh inning gave the LFO Warriors a dramatic 7-6 victory over visiting Bremen on Thursday.
Several athletes from Ringgold and LFO qualified for the Class 3A State sectional track meet next Saturday (April 28) after securing top-four finishes at the Region 6-AAA championships at Calhoun.