The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats overcame a slow start in the first half to post a comfortable 72-46 victory over the Covenant College junior varsity squad Thursday night at the Rossville Athletic Center.
Walker County Sports
The Chattanooga Valley Eagles led 20-16 at halftime on Thursday night, but were outscored by the visiting Dade County Wolverines in the third quarter, 24-7, in a 47-43 loss.
The Ridgeland Panthers collected their first region victory of the year on Thursday, 55-41, over Southeast Whitfield. It was a big turnaround from the teams' first meeting back in early December, which Southeast won by a score of 84-55.
The LaFayette Ramblers led by 10 points at halftime and passed a big road test at Northwest Whitfield on Tuesday with a 60-52 victory over the Bruins to move to 19-1 overall and 7-1 in Region 6-AAAA play.
The Chattanooga Valley basketball teams traveled to Trenton on Monday and returned home with a pair of tough losses to Dade County.
The visiting Bryan College junior varsity squad outscored the Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats 20-8 in the final period to score a come-from-behind 54-49 victory Monday night at the Rossville Athletic Center.
Emma Carter enjoys volleyball as much as she enjoys helping others and pairing the two together was obvious for the Ridgeland senior.
Historic new Pro Football Hall of Fame member Terrell Owens is one of 21 men and women who will be inducted into the Greater Chattanooga Sports Hall of Fame on March 4 at the Chattanooga Convention Center.
The LaFayette boys made the trip to Cartersville on Saturday afternoon and returned home after an easy 69-39 dismantling of Excel Christian in a non-region game.
The Gordon Lee Trojans and Lady Trojans welcomed Walker County neighbors and rivals Ridgeland to Chickamauga on Saturday, and it was the home team scoring a pair of impressive victories.
For just the second time in program history, and for the second time in the last three seasons, the Ridgeland Panthers will head to Macon for the Class 4A State Duals.
The Oakwood Christian Eagles honored seven seniors on Friday night, but visiting Rhea County Academy spoiled the party with a 51-37 conference victory.
The Ridgeland Lady Panthers trailed by just seven points at the end of the first quarter, but were outscored by visiting Pickens, 25-6, in the second period and the Dragonettes would go on to an 81-33 victory on Friday.
Seeing their first action after nearly a month off, the Georgia Northwestern Bobcats gave up 52 first-half points and lost a 91-71 decision to The Crown College in Powell, Tenn. on Friday night.
Two Walker County backyard rivals met in Flintstone on Thursday and it was the visiting Rossville Bulldogs getting the better of Chattanooga Valley, 43-38.
Less than one year after accepting the head coaching job at Ridgeland High School, Cortney Braswell, is moving on to the major college ranks.
QB Nick Hanson (Heritage) The sophomore threw for 2,002 yards and 19 touchdowns in a breakout season, while adding three more scores on the ground as the Generals advanced to the playoffs.
The Ringgold Lady Tigers improved to 13-3 overall and remained perfect in Region 6-AAA (9-0) with a 65-46 home victory over Sonoraville on Tuesday.
Georgia Northwestern Athletic Director David Stephenson announced on Monday that Tuesday’s scheduled home doubleheader against Barber-Scotia College (N.C.) has been cancelled.
The Heritage High School wrestling team traveled to metro Atlanta on Saturday to compete in the prestigious Union Grove Duals, featuring some of the top teams in the state.
The LFO Warriors and Ridgeland Panthers displayed their talents before Chattanooga-area television audience on Saturday night and fans in attendance and sitting at home on their living room couches enjoyed an entertaining basketball game.
The Ridgeland Lady Panthers got three 3-pointers and 17 points from D'Erika Ervin in a 56-27 home victory over visiting East Ridge on Friday. The Lady Panthers took control of the game by outscoring the Lady Pioneers in the third quarter, 20-3.
DL Jermiah Turner (Ridgeland) The sophomore stepped up his game and made 54 tackles with six tackles for loss, including one sack. He also recovered three fumbles for the Panthers.
The LaFayette Lady Ramblers fell to 8-6 overall on the season after the offense struggled in a 41-29 loss to Southside, Ala. in the opening round of the Adairsville Tiger Christmas Clash on Thursday.
The Gordon Lee High School cross country program has made a name for itself over the past few years and the Navy-and-White added to that ever-growing tradition this past season.
The Ridgeland wrestling team went 4-0 in the Bronze Division of the Smoky Mountain Duals in Pigeon Forge on Saturday to finish a very respectable 6-2 on the weekend. Their only two losses came in pool matches against Silver Division runner-up Jackson County (Ga.) and overall tournament champ…
A week after claiming a home victory over Dade County, the Ridgeland Panthers made it two in a row over the Wolverines on Saturday with a 65-56 victory in Trenton.
The LaFayette Ramblers and Lady Ramblers both brought home trophies from the Cherokee County (Ala.) Invitational Tournament on Friday.