Heritage Generals

The Heritage Lady Generals placed sixth overall out of 15 teams at Saturday's Mohawk-Warrior Invitational track meet at Gordon Central High School, while the Generals placed ninth out of 16 teams on the boys' side.

The lone event winner for the Heritage girls was Raleigh Lewis, who won the discus (124-5). Lewis also took fourth in the shot put (33-0). Alex Gass had a solid day for the Navy-and-Red, placing third in both the 800 (2:42.59) and the 3200 (12:58.49).

Madelyn Thompson earned third place in the 100 hurdles (18.18), while Emilee Jones was fourth in the 400 (1:06.04). Katelyn Thompson placed eighth in the 800 (2:50.85).

Kailyn McLaughlin was fifth in the 100 hurdles (18.20) and sixth in the 300 hurdles (53.72). Nyzaih Moore placed sixth in the 200 (27.52) and seventh in the 100 (13.14). Lillian Black was sixth in the 1600 (6:26.55) and the 4x100 relay team took fourth (52.72).

Heritage finished with 57 points. Woodland (Cartersville) won the meet with 88.5 points, followed in the top five by Dalton (79), Haralson County (74), Riverdale (68) and Rockmart (60.5).

Lavarius Hood was second in the shot put for the Heritage boys (45-5.5) and third in the discus (122-3), while Matthew Heaps was second in the discus (124-0). Jerryd Tennyson had a solid day, placing third in the 3200 (10:30.23) and fourth in the 800 (2:09.47).

Other point scorers for the Generals were Wes Lozano, who took sixth in the pole vault (11-0), Alex Lacy, who finished seventh in the 300 hurdles (45.03) and Caleb Boyd, who placed eighth in the 3200 (11:10.52).

Riverdale won the boys' championship with 80 points, besting Woodland (68.5) for the top spot. Dalton (68) was a close third, followed by Calhoun (55) and Cass (53.5). Heritage finished with 39 points.