Walker County Sports

Aidan Hadaway and Decameron Porter outscored visiting Gilmer by themselves on Friday night as the LaFayette Ramblers steamrolled the Bobcats, 78-42, in the final regular season home game for LaFayette.

The Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans traveled south to Trion on Friday night, but returned home sporting a pair of losses to their subregion rivals.

What is believed to be the first time in the history of the event, the LaFayette Ramblers, the Ridgeland Panthers and the Gordon Lee Trojans all went 1-1 in a very competitive Walker County Cup tri-match at LaFayette High School on Thursday night.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles dropped to 7-12 on the season after a 59-37 setback to Tennessee Christian Prep School Thursday night in Cleveland, Tenn.

Ridgeland seniors Terrance and Torrance Roberts have stood side-by-side on the football field for a number of years and that trend will continue next year in west central Ohio.

The LaFayette Ramblers wrapped up the No. 1 seed for the upcoming Region 6-AAAA tournament early next month with a 66-42 win at Southeast Whitfield on Tuesday night.

Sam Norton connected on five 3-pointers, four in the final quarter alone, but none bigger than the game-tying shot with 2:18 left to play as the Gordon Lee Trojans rallied for a 52-45 home victory over Excel Christian on Tuesday night.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles fell to 7-11 overall after an 86-42 loss to visiting Grace Baptist of Powder Springs on Tuesday night.

The Christian Heritage Lions put up 50 points in the first half on Saturday and eventually left Ridgeland with a 77-62 win over the Panthers in a non-region game.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans took a two-point lead into the locker room, but were able to hang on in the second half to pick up a 40-35 Region 6-A North win at North Cobb Christian on Saturday.

Both the Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans hung tough with Darlington in the first half on Friday night, but the home teams would use big third quarters to pull away and score Region 6-A North victories in Rome.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles led 16-1 after one quarter and 36-7 at halftime before rolling to a 59-18 win at Shenandoah Baptist on Friday night.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers led 20-12 at halftime, fell behind 28-26 at the end of the third quarter, but held visiting Lakeview to just five points in the fourth to pull out a 35-33 victory in an important North Georgia Athletic Conference game on Tuesday night.

The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles made it 11 victories on the season and four in a row with a 48-23 home win over Berean Academy on Tuesday night.

Gordon Lee's Lady Trojans hung tough with Bowdon in the first half on Tuesday night, but the state-ranked Lady Devils would pull away over the final two quarters to score a 53-28 Region 6-A North victory in Chickamauga.

The Ridgeland Panthers celebrated Senior Night on Tuesday by pulling out a 52-50 win over visiting Southeast Whitfield in a Region 6-AAAA contest.

The LaFayette Ramblers welcomed LFO to south Walker County on Tuesday and posted a 59-6 victory over the visiting Warriors in a battle of future area opponents.

The Oakwood Christian Eagles nearly ruined Senior Night for Lyndon Academy on Friday night, but ultimately fell five points short in a 62-57 loss in Woodstock that wasn't decided until the final 10 seconds of the game. The hosts hit 14 three-pointers in the victory.

The Ridgeland Lady Panthers traveled to Jasper on Friday night for a Region 6-AAAA contest and returned home with an 89-36 defeat at the hands of the Dragonettes of Pickens.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans stormed out to a 26-3 lead after one quarter on Friday and rolled to a 58-12 victory over Excel Christian in a Region 6-A North game in Cartersville.

The Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans made the long drive to Carroll County on Tuesday night, but returned to Chickamauga smarting from a pair of subregion losses to Mt. Zion.

After a non-region doubleheader against Walker County neighbor Oakwood Christian Academy this past Saturday, Ridgeland hopped back into Region 6-AAAA play on Tuesday as they hosted Northwest Whitfield at Panther Gymnasium.

The Gordon Lee Trojans celebrated Senior Night and prepped for this weekend's Area Duals at Trion by sweeping a home quad-match on Tuesday.

One day after picking up their initial Region 6-A North victory of the season, the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans found points tough to come by in a 51-22 subregion loss at Christian Heritage.

Most of the local wrestlers from the Catoosa and Walker County area tested themselves at the Murray County Invitational in Chatsworth on Saturday and it was a big day for Gordon Lee's Penn Askew and LaFayette's Matthew Wallin.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans returned from their holiday break and got their first Region 6-A North victory of the season with a 48-36 home defeat of North Cobb Christian School on Friday night.

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