LaFayette High School golfer Riley Grant shot a sparkling 67 at a tournament at the Achasta Golf Club in Dahlonega on March 23 to tie for the lowest individual score of the day. Grant would finish second after a scorecard playoff.
Gordon Lee High School sports
The Gordon Lee and Heritage track teams turned in several top five finishes at the Ronnie McClurg/Dalton Rotary track meet at Dalton High School on Saturday.
The Gordon Lee Trojans welcomed the Christian Heritage Lions to Claude Hendrix Field on Saturday and quickly sent the visitors back to Dalton with a pair of subregion losses.
Three home runs, two coming in the first inning, set the tone on Friday night as the Gordon Lee Trojans lambasted visiting Darlington, 15-0, in a three-inning, run-rule rout.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans won nine individual events and LaFayette captured six in a four-team meet at Heritage High School on Thursday. LFO and Heritage also competed in the meet. Team scores were not provided.
After losing to Mount Paran Christian this past Friday night, 7-5, the Gordon Lee Trojans returned the favor in Chickamauga on Monday as they beat the Eagles by an identical 7-5 count.
The LaFayette Ramblers and the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans picked up victories on Tuesday as the schools' golf teams met for a match at the LaFayette Golf Course.
Two teams that met in last year's Class 1A Public School state semifinals renewed acquaintances on Tuesday as the top-ranked Gordon Lee Trojans welcomed longtime rival Bowdon to Chickamauga and sent the Red Devils home with a 4-3 loss in a 6-A North contest.
The Gordon Lee Trojans scored in five of their six at-bats on Wednesday and stayed unbeaten in 6-A North subregion play with an 8-1 victory over visiting Trion.