It was during the era of Hall of Fame inductee Deion Sanders, Andre Rison, Chris Miller, Brian Jordan and Jessie Tuggle. Coach Jerry Glanville was a character and often had former President Jimmy Carter, Governor Zell Miller, MC Hammer, boxer Evander Holyfield and singer Travis Tritt attending the Falcons games. He would leave tickets at the Will Call for every game for Elvis Presley and often placed $100 bets during pregame warm-ups that rookie QB Brett Favre couldn't throw a football into the third deck of the stadium where they were playing.
Kierra Foster homered as one of her two hits and Katie Davis was 2-for-4 with a pair of RBIs as Chattanooga Valley picked up a 3-1 home win over Trion on Thursday to get back over the .500 mark (5-4 overall) and even their NGAC record at 4-4.
The Rossville Middle School Lady Bulldogs led 4-2 after two innings and 5-3 going into the sixth on Thursday, but saw the lead disappear in a 7-5 loss to Heritage.
Emma Minghini allowed just two hits and struck out four as the Gordon Lee Middle School Lady Trojans claimed a 13-0, four-inning win over Lakeview on Thursday afternoon.
The Georgia Northwestern Technical College golf team improved 20 strokes from their first round on Monday, rallying for a top 10 finish at the Coastal Georgia Fall Classic at St. Simons Island on Tuesday.
For a team that was averaging almost 12 runs a game coming in, the LaFayette Middle School Lady Ramblers found a way to make do with just two runs on Tuesday.
Emma Minghini threw a complete game, walked one and struck out nine, and also went 3-for-5 at the plate with two doubles and two RBIs, as the Gordon Lee Middle School Lady Trojans rolled 10-1 on the road at Trion.
The Rossville Middle School Lady Bulldogs led 2-0 headed into the sixth inning on Tuesday, but lost the lead and dropped a disappointing 4-3 decision to the Lady Wolverines in Trenton.
As just about any coach will tell you, talent is one thing, but chemistry is magic formula that takes a collection of players and turns them into a team.
Grayson James was 2-for-3 with a three-run triple and the Chattanooga Valley Middle School Lady Eagles thumped Lakeview on Tuesday night, 13-4, in Fort Oglethorpe.
The Saddle Ridge Middle School softball team got a solid game from Maddie Williams, but came up just a run short as visiting Ringgold scored a 4-3 win on Tuesday afternoon.
The Saddle Ridge Middle School varsity volleyball team went 1-1 in NGAC play last week, defeating Ringgold on Tuesday before falling to Gordon Lee on Thursday.
The Chattanooga Valley Middle School varsity volleyball team hung tough on Thursday but ultimately lost a 25-19, 25-19 decision to Heritage. Katie Taylor paced the Lady Eagles with nine service points.
The LaFayette and Saddle Ridge Middle School volleyball teams will host a “Pink Out” game during match of the season on Oct. 9 at LaFayette.
The varsity squad picked up a 25-19, 25-8 sweep over the Lady Bulldogs. Katlin Henry had three kills on the day. Blakely Lankford collected two aces and Micaela Hobbs had five assists with 18 good passes. Kaitlyn Mitchell had 11 consecutive serves at one point, while Ariana Maher had four kills, one tip and 14 good passes.
After throttling Lakeview on the road last week, the LaFayette Middle School Ramblers moved to 2-0 overall on the young season with another dominate road performance, this time at Heritage.
Rachel Crawford went 2-for-4 with three RBIs and led the Rossville Middle School Lady Bulldogs to a 9-1 home victory over Trion Thursday afternoon in North Georgia Athletic Conference play.
Fresh off their first win of the season, the Saddle Ridge Lady Mustangs made it two in a row on Thursday afternoon as they dropped Lakeview, 7-1, in an NGAC contest at Lakeview.
After putting a scare into several teams this season, the Saddle Ridge Lady Mustangs finally broke through with a win on Tuesday, thrilling the home crowd with a 6-4 victory over Rossville in Rock Spring.
The red-hot hitting Paxton Grimes went 4-for-4 and nearly recorded her second cycle of the season as she led Gordon Lee Middle School to a 12-2 road win at Chattanooga Valley on Tuesday.
Megan Wilson and Madison Pettigrew combined for a 14-strikeout shutout on Tuesday as the LaFayette Middle School Lady Ramblers blanked visiting Lakeview, 10-0.