Ridgeland High School sports

Significant advantages in depth and a plethora of standouts from the Catoosa-Walker County area were not enough for Team Georgia on Tuesday night as they dropped both ends of the annual Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Basketball Classic to their rivals from the Volunteer State.

The Gordon Lee Trojans track team made the long drive to Albany last weekend and returned home with a fourth-place finish in the Class 1A Public School team standings and three individual state titles.

Three members of the Ringgold High track team and three members of the LFO High track team will represent their schools at the Class 3A state meet in Albany next weekend.

The Ridgeland Panthers split their final two regular-season games in Ellijay on Thursday night, losing 4-1 in the opener before beating Gilmer, 7-3, in the final game of the three-game series.

With five events remaining on Tuesday, the Heritage Lady Generals held a slim 5.5-point lead over Gilmer in the race for the overall Region 6-AAAA championship. However, Heritage could not hold off the Lady Bobcats down the stretch and had to settle for a runner-up trophy.

The Heritage Generals picked up a Region 6-AAAA track championship at Southeast Whitfield High School on Tuesday as the Navy-and-Red amassed 158 points for a comfortable victory in the team standings.

Will Allen (Heritage) The senior sharpshooter helped lead the Generals to the Region 6-AAAA championship game and later earned first team All-Region honors by scoring 15.8 points a night to go with 5.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists, while shooting 76 percent at the foul line.Garrison Baggett (Oak…

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