Walker County Sports

The LaFayette Lady Ramblers began what they hope will be a run of late-season tournament championships on Saturday as they went 6-0 in winning the Raider Rally at Southeast Whitfield High School.

The LaFayette Lady Ramblers took on both teams from Chatsworth during the LFO Invitational at Jack Mattox on Saturday.

After Darlington gave up 20 unanswered points to Sonoraville two weeks ago, Tiger head coach Tommy Atha had a goal in mind for his team this week — get off to a quick start and keep it going.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers got three hits and two RBIs from Taylor Layne and three RBIs from Caroline Hemphill in a 12-6 victory over Ridgeland Friday night at the LFO Invitational at the Jack Mattox Complex.

The LaFayette Lady Ramblers pounded out 13 hits and took advantage of three Calhoun errors to beat the Lady Jackets, 6-4, Friday night at the LFO Invitational at the Jack Mattox Complex in Ringgold.

The Oakwood Christian GAPPS team stepped out of conference to face Chattanooga’s Berean Academy on Friday and pulled out the win in four sets, 25-14, 25-27, 25-13 and 25-9.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans, ranked No. 2 in the latest Class 1A/2A Public School poll, picked up a big win over (Class 4A) No. 8-ranked Northwest Whitfield, 26-24 and 25-19, Thursday night at Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe.

Tied 7-7 going into the top of the fifth inning, Makayla Cope belted a two-run homer to give the Ridgeland Lady Panthers the lead for good in a 12-8 win at Southeast Whitfield on Thursday.

The top-ranked Gordon Lee Lady Trojans continued their offensive onslaught on Thursday by pounding out 13 hits in a 14-2 home win over Christian Heritage. The Lady Lions came into the game ranked No. 9 in the Class 1A Private School rankings.

Gordon Lee's Gracie O'Neal recorded another dominant win on Tuesday as she took the girls' individual title in the second North Georgia Cross Country League meet of the year at Edwards Park in Dalton.

The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles won both of their home matches on Tuesday evening.

Tied 2-2 after one inning, the LaFayette Lady Ramblers would score nine unanswered runs over the final three innings to claim an 11-2 victory at Ridgeland on Tuesday.

An exciting night of volleyball took place Tuesday in LaFayette where the host Lady Ramblers entertained Ridgeland and Northwest Whitfield in Region 6-AAAA matches.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans spotted visiting Mount Zion-Carroll two runs in the top of the first inning, but the Lady Eagles would see just one hitter reach base the rest of the night as the Navy-and-White moved to 7-0 in 6-A North play with a 7-2 victory Tuesday night in Chickamauga.

The LaFayette Lady Ramblers scored three times in the first inning, five times in the second and six times in the fourth as they surged past Saddle Ridge, 14-2, in an NGAC game in LaFayette on Tuesday.

This past Friday, the Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles lost an SCAA conference match to Shenandoah Baptist in four sets. OCA took the opener, 25-13, but dropped the next three by scores of 25-16, 25-20 and 25-15.

The Dalton Lady Cougars scored twice in the top of the seventh inning and had the tying run at second base with two outs, but Sydney Garrett’s 11th and final strike out of the evening secured a 3-2 win for Gordon Lee in a non-league game Monday night in Chickamauga.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans haven't suffered too many losses over the past few years, but on the rare occasions when they have tasted defeat, they usually respond with a victory and that's exactly what happened on Saturday.

A year ago, the underdog Ridgeland Panthers made to drive to Tyrone and stunned heavily-favored Sandy Creek, 23-21, and Ridgeland and its fans went into Friday night's rematch at Panther Stadium hoping that history might repeat itself.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans scored three times in the bottom of the first inning and added six more runs in the bottom of the fourth to blow out Woodland-Cartersville, 9-0, in their opening game of the SCORE International Invitational at Warner Park on Friday.

The Oakwood Christian Academy Lady Eagles had no trouble in dispatching visiting Lyndon Academy in an GAPPS league match Thursday night in Chickamauga as OCA won in straight sets, 25-15, 25-10 and 25-12.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans, ranked No. 2 in the latest ScoreAtlanta Class 1A/2A Public School state poll, went on the road Thursday night and returned to Chickamauga with a sweep of a tri-match in Ringgold. Gordon Lee defeated Gordon Central, 25-8 and 25-9, before a 25-22, 25-18 victory ove…

The LaFayette Lady Ramblers could only manage a split of a home tri-match on Thursday. The Lady Ramblers lost a tough three-set match against two-time defending and (Class 1A/2A Public School) No. 1-ranked Coosa, 25-20, 26-28 and 15-6, but rebounded to handle LFO, 25-13 and 25-14.

The LaFayette Lady Ramblers, ranked No. 9 in the latest Class 4A state poll by ScoreAtlanta, got a one-hit shutout from Nicky Yancy in an 8-0 home win over Gilmer on Thursday.

Emma Langston allowed just two hits and one walk over four innings and the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans remained undefeated on the season with a 13-0 victory over Darlington in Rome on Thursday night.

The Lakeview Lady Warriors scored five times in the first inning, tacked on a solo run in the second, and then exploded for eight runs in the top of the third as they rolled to a 14-2, three-inning victory over Saddle Ridge in Rock Spring on Thursday.

The LaFayette High School competition squad will be hitting the mats for the first time this season at Pepperell on Saturday and longtime head coach Nicole Harris believes her team is already ahead of the game.

After winning three consecutive Class 1A Public School state championships in a row, the Gordon Lee High School competition cheerleading squad has one major rule concerning the 2019 season.

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