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.
Ridgeland High School sports
Emma Carter enjoys volleyball as much as she enjoys helping others and pairing the two together was obvious for the Ridgeland senior.
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 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.
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.
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.