Walker County Sports

Bracket play for the 7U Division of the 2019 Rick Honeycutt World Series got underway Sunday in Fort Oglethorpe and the four-team tournament is down to just two.

The Catoosa County Parks and Recreation, in partnership with the city of Fort Oglethorpe and the Catoosa Great White Sharks swim team, will host the 2019 Georgia Recreation and Parks Association Class C state swim meet on Saturday, July 20 at the Arlene Crye Pool at Gilbert-Stephenson Park (…

Recent Ringgold High School graduate Gavin Noble endured a bit of a roller coaster ride during the 98th Georgia Amateur Championship this past week, but the future Coastal Carolina University golfer was able to make the cut in the 144-player field.Noble began the tournament at Ansley Golf Cl…

Recent Ringgold High School graduate and future Coastal Carolina golfer Gavin Noble followed up an even-par round of 72 on Thursday with a 1-over 73 on Friday and is in a five-player group tied for 16th place after two rounds of the 98th Georgia Amateur Championship in Roswell.

Recent Ringgold High School graduate Gavin Noble is in a group of six players tied for 18th place at the 98th Georgia Amateur Championship, which is taking place at the Ansley Golf Club-Settindown Creek in Roswell.

The Fairyland Flash swim team polished off a Chattanooga Area Swim League Red Division title on Monday night with a 423-350 victory at Calhoun.

Most athletes go into their senior years with goals of individual or team glory, but that wasn’t necessarily the case with Ridgeland’s Jacob Mariakis this past season.

The Georgia Northwestern Bobcat Athletic Department recently inducted what will be its final Hall of Fame class during its year-ending banquet in Calhoun. Five new members, including three coaches and two former student-athletes, gave the Bobcats its biggest-ever group of inductees for a sin…

When the 2019 season began, there were some question marks surrounding the Gordon Lee Trojans and their quest for back-to-back state championships.

This past Saturday was a big day for the Catoosa Great White Sharks swim team, who captured the 2019 Georgia Recreation and Parks Association (GRPA) District 5 championship in Calhoun.Catoosa finished the meet with 951 points to best Calhoun (892), Pickens (776) and Gilmer (321) for the titl…

Former Gordon Lee Trojan Tucker Windham shot a final-round 75 on Saturday at the Future Masters Tournament in Dothan, Ala.

Fresh off his recent appearance at the Georgia Junior Championships, Gordon Lee alum Tucker Windham has made the cut for the third and final round of the 2019 Future Masters Tournament at the Dothan Country Club in Dothan, Ala.

Action in the rest of the 2019 Dizzy Dean state baseball tournaments began on Thursday and Friday night and play will continue through the weekend in several locations throughout the north Georgia area.

The Fairyland Flash maintained their place atop the Chattanooga Area Swim League's Red Division standings with a 494-247 win over the Cleveland Aqua Tigers in Cleveland on Thursday night.

The remainder of the 2019 Dizzy Dean state baseball tournaments will get underway later this week at several locations throughout the north Georgia area and several local teams will be in action, looking to bring home state titles.

Four local teams participated in Georgia State Dizzy Dean tournaments over the weekend and the news was not good on the home front as three baseball teams and one softball team were all sent home after their opening-round games in the single elimination brackets.

Team Georgia could not get enough offense going on Wednesday night as they dropped both ends of the 22nd Annual Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Softball Classic at Chattanooga's Frost Stadium.

After battling back from Monday's opening round of 80 by shooting a 2-under-par 70 to make the cut, recent Gordon Lee graduate Tucker Windham took a step backward in Wednesday's final round of the 53rd Georgia Junior Championship at the Augusta Country Club.

After a short-handed Fairyland team was soundly beaten by Chattanooga Golf and Country Club in their initial Chattanooga Area Swim League Red Division meeting earlier this season, the Flash came into a rare Tuesday meet against the Wavemakers looking to make amends.

The Gordon Lee boys placed fourth overall at the GHSA Class 1A Public School track meet in Albany last month and a good deal of the credit for that goes to the trio of seniors Jasper Wilson and Wiley Heming, along with sophomore Jake Lee.

It was truly a banner year for the Gordon Lee High School girls’ track team, who capped it off with an Area 3-A championship and their first GHSA state title since the 2014 season.

Two more local teams won Dizzy Dean District 1 baseball championships on Monday night, while a third area team was eliminated just one game away from punching a ticket to the finals.

Eight different swimmers piled up 17 points apiece and the Fairyland Flash made it a three-way tie for first place in the Chattanooga Area Swim League's Red Division with a 395-319 home victory over Calhoun on Monday night.

After playing basketball nearly her entire life, Abby Dalton figured she was done with her career after this past season once Georgia Northwestern Technical College made the decision to stop offering intercollegiate athletics.

The Catoosa Great White Sharks put up another tremendous fight on Thursday night, but could not overcome the Dalton Dolphins, who got past the Sharks, 433-361, in a Chattanooga Area Swim League Blue Division meet in the Carpet Capital.

This year's Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Baseball Classic may have had a new name, but the game provided its usual exciting moments as recent graduates from the southeast Tennessee area took on their counterparts from northwest Georgia in the 18th annual diamond showcase on Thursday night.

Recent Ringgold High School graduate Mathis Coley is headed to Wyoming next month for the National High School Finals Rodeo after his recent state championship title win in Perry, Ga.

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