Gordon Lee’s Gracie O’Neal placed third overall in the varsity girls 5K event at the Wingfoot Classic in Cartersville on Saturday.
Walker County Sports
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans scored twice in the first and third innings and beat visiting Heritage, 4-0, in a Friday softball matinee at Crystal Springs Field in Chickamauga.
Gordon Lee head coach Greg Ellis readily admits that with a team as young in certain areas as his Trojans are, he's never exactly quite sure what he's going to get week to week, or even play to play.
Heritage Middle School hosted its biggest-ever cross country meet this past Tuesday as 467 runners (285 boys, 182 girls) representing 18 schools in Georgia and Tennessee took on the 2-mile course.
Fresh off an upset win over seventh-ranked LaFayette at Heritage High School earlier in the week, the Ridgeland Lady Panthers continued to heat up on Thursday as they went 3-0 at a quad-match at Chattooga High School.
The LaFayette Lady Ramblers varsity squad defeated Chattanooga Valley on Thursday, 25-16 and 25-16, while JV team scored a 25-12, 25-10 decision.
The LaFayette Lady Ramblers scored solo runs in the sixth and seventh innings on Thursday, but surrendered three in the bottom of the seventh as Gilmer pulled off the dramatic come-from-behind victory in Ellijay.
The Oakwood Christian Academy high school soccer team came through with a hard-fought 1-1 draw at home against Apostolic of Maryville (Tenn.) Thursday night in Chickamauga.
Seventh-ranked LaFayette bounced back from Tuesday's upset loss to Ridgeland by dispatching LFO and Ringgold in a pair of straight-set matches in south Walker County Thursday night.
The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats thrilled the crowd at the Rossville Athletic Center Thursday night with some incredible defensive efforts to keep rallies going.
The Gordon Lee defense held the visiting Dade County Wolverines scoreless for four quarters on Thursday, but ended up losing an 8-6 heartbreaker in overtime.
Georgia Northwestern golf coach Eddie Jackson has announced that the Bobcats have added a 36-hole match against the Mustangs from Northeast Alabama Community College.
The LaFayette Lady Ramblers got some big hits from a trio of freshmen and the Orange-and-Black finally snapped their six-game losing streak with an important 5-4 home win over Pickens on Wednesday.
Just minutes after Ridgeland got past LaFayette on Tuesday night, Lady Panthers head coach Richie Wood warned of the dangers of looking past Southeast Whitfield, a team that has won a game or two against Ridgeland in past years and generally given the Black-and-White fits.
More than 400 recreation league, middle school, high school and all-star cheerleaders are scheduled to compete and perform at the 5th Annual Bobcat Cheer Extravaganza, presented by Georgia Northwestern, on Monday, Sept. 25.
Gordon Lee's doubleheader sweep of Bowdon Tuesday night not only gave the Lady Trojans a two-game lead over the Red Devils in the Region 6-A standings, it also vaulted Gordon Lee over Bowdon to the top of the GHSA power rankings for Class A Public.
Emma Langston recorded nine strikeouts in seven innings and the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans picked up a 3-1 home win over Dade County on Tuesday in an NGAC league game.
The Heritage Lady Generals had five finishers in the top 20 on Tuesday as they held off host Coahulla Creek to claim the team title at the Chattanooga Cross Country League race at Grove Level in Whitfield County.
The Ridgeland Lady Panthers came into Tuesday's clash at region and county rival LaFayette averaging a whopping 8.6 runs per contest through 17 games this season, nearly a full run per game more than the second-best team on the list (Heritage, 7.8).
The Rossville Lady Bulldogs dropped a pair of matches at LaFayette on Tuesday, losing 25-10 and 25-13 in the varsity match and 25-19 and 25-10 in the JV contest.
Heritage High School played host to an important tri-match on Tuesday as the Lady Generals hosted Ridgeland and seventh-ranked LaFayette with each match counting toward the Area 6-AAAA standings.
The Chattanoga Valley Lady Eagles shook off Monday's loss to Gordon Lee by picking up a 3-0 shutout on a damp Tuesday afternoon at Trion.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans made the short drive to Ridgeland High School on Monday and found the unfamiliar surroundings to their liking as they shut out Chattanooga Valley, 9-0, in an NGAC clash.
Trailing 6-4 with the bases loaded in the top of the sixth inning on Monday night and Ridgeland senior shortshop Haley Sandridge striding to the plate, the Heritage Generals had nowhere to put the All-State performer.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans scored twice in the bottom of the third inning and added an insurance run in the top of the fifth to pick up a 3-0 home win over Mt. Zion-Carroll on Monday.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans suffered a rare loss at their SCORE International Invitational on Saturday, but they bounced back in fine fashion to cap a 4-1 weekend with two impressive victories.
The Gordon Lee and Heritage High School cross country teams turned in solid showings at the 11th Annual Run at the Rock Invitational in Cartersville on Saturday. The meet was hosted by Woodland High School.
The LFO Lady Warriors got two solid pitching outings from Kourtney Morrison on Friday as they won their first two games in the SCORE International Invitational at Chattanooga's Warner Park, hosted by Gordon Lee.
The Oakwood Christian Eagles enjoyed a little Friday night lights, futbol-style as they put a cap on Senior Night with their biggest win in program history.
The Chattanooga Valley Lady Eagles got 10 strikeouts and three RBIs from Madison Bowman as they beat LaFayette, 15-0, Friday afternoon in south Walker County.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans got a one-hitter from Emma Langston in an 8-0 decision over LaFayette on Thursday. Langston also paced the offense with three hits, including two doubles.