The Saddle Ridge Mustangs picked up yet another victory on Wednesday with a 48-34 home win over Rossville, but their winning streak would finally come to a close later in the evening with a narrow 44-39 defeat at the hands of Chattanooga Valley.
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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.
The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles got 18 points and five blocks from Grayson Broadrick in a 50-44 win over Georgia Cumberland Academy in Calhoun on Monday night. Broadrick connected on 4-of-7 shots from behind the arc in the victory.
JaMichael Davis scored 21 points and the Lakeview Middle School boys opened the 2018-2019 basketball season with a 54-19 victory at Rossville on Tuesday night.
Omari Cleary scored 12 of his team-high 14 points in the second half and Matthew Ramsey scored eight of his 11 points in the final two quarters as the Chattanooga Valley Eagles began the new season with a 40-28 victory at Saddle Ridge on Tuesday.
The Ringgold Tigers led 16-14 at halftime, opened up the lead in the third quarter and held on at the end as they edged out Gordon Lee, 30-29, Tuesday night in Chickamauga.
The Heritage Generals got 19 points from Kaden Swope and 17 from Bryce Travillian as they held off LaFayette, 45-41, Tuesday night in Boynton. It was the two teams' first meeting since last season's NGAC tournament championship game.
On what was statistically one of the best, if not the best, shooting night in Georgia Northwestern Bobcat basketball history, the Navy-and-Silver cracked the century mark in a 105-94 win over the Covenant College junior varsity squad Tuesday night atop Lookout Mountain.
The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats fell to 1-3 on the season after losing both games at the Johnson University Classic in Knoxville, Tennessee over the weekend.
The home and season openers for the Oakwood Christian Eagles and Lady Eagles didn’t quite go as planned for the hosts on Friday night as they suffered a sweep at the hands of the Chattanooga Patriots.
Just moments after watching her squad finish its routine on the floor of the Columbus Civic Center, Gordon Lee head competition cheerleading coach Kelley Whitman knew she had seen something special.
In the words of legendary University of Tennessee football coach General Robert Neyland, "the team that makes the fewest mistakes will win" and "play for and make the breaks and when one comes your way, score."
The Oakwood Christian Middle School soccer team stayed unbeaten on the season with another dominating 9-0 victory over Berean Academy on Friday.
The Saddle Ridge Mustangs and junior varsity Mustangs traveled to Eastbrook on Thursday evening for a boys-only doubleheader. In the end, Saddle Ridge would go down to defeat twice, but not before giving the hosts all they wanted.
A balanced scoring effort got the Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats in the win column for the first time in the 2018-2019 season on Tuesday night as they defeated the Dalton State College club team, 73-55, at the Rossville Athletic Center.
Four days into the 2018 wrestling season and the Saddle Ridge Mustangs are already sporting a shiny 4-0 record after a 48-33 win at Heritage on Tuesday.
The Saddle Ridge junior varsity Mustangs opened their new season with a home game against Trion on Tuesday and dropped a 37-27 to the Bulldogs.
The LaFayette Middle School Ramblers needed extra time, but got the 2018-2019 basketball season off on the right foot with a 47-39 win over visiting Red Bud in non-league action on Monday.
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.
The Saddle Ridge Mustangs got out to a fast start in the 2018 middle school wrestling season as they captured the Walker Cup Saturday at Chattanooga Valley.Saddle Ridge opened the day with a 52-30 win over Rossville behind pins from Jacob Bond (72 pounds), Jacob Hamilton (86), Levi Ledford (…
The Georgia Northwestern Bobcats and Lady Bobcats opened the 2018-2019 basketball season with a road doubleheader in Griffin, Ga. against old nemesis Southern Crescent Technical College on Saturday.
Last November, then-sophomore Gracie O'Neal won her first state cross country championship buy a full two minutes over her next closest competitor.
Chris Logan had never coached a volleyball match before he took over as the head coach of the LaFayette Lady Ramblers in 2014 at the ripe old age of 22.
The LaFayette Ramblers closed the book on the first season of the Paul Ellis Era on Thursday night with a 34-14 victory over Gilmer in Ellijay.
Even though neither team would be hoisting a Region 6-A championship trophy this season, there was still something to play for during Thursday night's season finale between the St. Francis Knights and the Gordon Lee Trojans in Chickamauga.
Another balanced team effort sent the Oakwood Christian Academy Middle School soccer team to 4-0 after a 7-0 shutout victory over Lookout Valley on Monday.
The LaFayette AJROTC rifle team edged out Northside High School of Columbus, 1,452-1,434, to win its most recent National Air Rifle League match. It marked the second win in a row for LaFayette (3-2), who are now in 10th place overall and fourth place in the JROTC conference.
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 Gordon Lee Lady Trojans have been playing competitive volleyball at the GHSA level for nearly 20 years and have made numerous appearances in the state tournament during that span.
The Ridgeland Panthers led 28-0 after one quarter, 42-0 at halftime and 63-0 after three quarters in a 63-13 Senior Night victory over Gilmer that wrapped up the No. 2 seed from Region 6-AAAA.
The deepest state playoff run in LaFayette High School fastpitch softball history finally came to a halt late Friday night in Columbus as defending Class AAAA state champion Northside-Columbus ended the Lady Ramblers' quest with a 5-0 victory.
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.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans overcame a shaky first inning and advanced to the winners’ bracket of the Class 1A public school state tournament with a 5-1 victory over Marion County Friday morning in Columbus.
The LaFayette Lady Ramblers waited 10 years to get back on the field in Columbus and they didn't waste anytime getting familiar with their new surroundings.
There wasn't anything particularly fancy about the way the Heritage Generals won the North Georgia Athletic Conference football championship game on Thursday.
Another strong all-around performance sent the Oakwood Christian Middle School soccer team to a 3-0 record after a 4-0 shutout victory over Boyd-Buchanan Thursday afternoon in Chickamauga.
The top-seeded Gordon Lee Lady Trojans got a bit of a scare in their opening-round Class A Public School state softball tournament opener in Columbus on Thursday, but showed their championship pedigree late as they beat fourth-seeded Schley County, 8-4.
The Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans saw their cross country runners win individual Region 6-A Public School championships on Thursday, but the group will only be taking one region team championship trophy back to Chickamauga.