The 2019 North Georgia Athletic Conference soccer tournament will begin on Monday with higher-seeded teams hosting first-round matches.
Walker Co. Middle School sports
The Chattanooga Valley Eagles scored eight runs in the top of the fourth inning to help polish off an 18-2 victory over Saddle Ridge Thursday afternoon in Rock Spring.
Thursday night saw a rematch of last year's NGAC finals and perhaps of potential preview of this year's conference championship series as the Gordon Lee Trojans got a big night from Blake Rodgers in a 5-0 victory at Ringgold.
Zach Barrett gave up just one run on four hits and the LaFayette Ramblers picked up a 7-1 victory over Dade County on Thursday. Barrett walked three batters and had six strikeouts in five innings. Nick Adams would throw two scoreless innings, allowing just one hit and one walk with four strikeouts.
The LaFayette Ramblers got three goals from Jacob Brown and two from Rob Hannah in an 8-1 victory over Chattanooga Valley on Tuesday. Dylan Brown, Caden Hinton and Joey Durham each netted one tally in the win.
Wyatt Blevins went 2-for-3 and knocked in a pair of runs, but it was not enough for the Saddle Ridge Mustangs on Tuesday as they dropped a 13-2 home decision to Dade County.
The Saddle Ridge Mustangs played their final regular season conference match on Tuesday and ended their NGAC slate the same way they started it...unbeaten.
Four North Georgia Athletic Conference track teams met up at Heritage on Monday afternoon and the event ended in victories for the Heritage girls and the Chattanooga Valley boys.
An absolute perfect night, weather-wise, greeted seven teams at the 2019 Gordon Lee Invitational track meet in Chickamauga on Thursday.
The Oakwood Christian Lady Eagles were dealt a tough 25-22, 25-21 home loss from Mountain View Christian on Thursday, while the OCA junior varsity squad suffered a straight sets loss, 25-1, 25-18.
The Rossville Bulldogs scored nine times in the top of the seventh inning and shut out the Saddle Ridge Mustangs in the bottom of the seventh to claim a wild 23-17 win in Rock Spring.