Calhoun tops Coosa 67-59
The Calhoun Lady Jackets have used their full-court press defense as a catalyst for several wins this season, but Friday night’s effort in their road matchup at cross-town rival Gordon Central took it to another level.
ADAIRSVILLE — After falling at Ringgold last Tuesday to snap their 12-game winning streak and put their first loss on their region record, the Calhoun Lady Jackets had a week off to let the losing feeling simmer.
“A win is a win, and we’ll take it.”
Calhoun got their final tune-up before Area 6-AAA Traditionals this coming weekend as they traveled to Chatsworth and came away with a second-place team finish at the Murray Invitational last Friday and Saturday.
The honors continued to roll in for the Calhoun Lady Jackets softball team that wrapped up their 2014 season a few months ago with their second straight state championship in Columbus.
What better way to wrap up the duals portion of the wrestling season than against your biggest rival?
Ringgold girls 56, Calhoun 51
The Calhoun boys took another step toward keeping the top spot in the Region 6-AAA standings and hosting the region tournament with a big 77-57 road win at Ringgold on Tuesday.
This past weekend, the Sonoraville Firebirds made a huge statement by advancing to the State Duals Finals for the first time in several years. And even though they fell to powerhouse Jefferson in the Class AAA championship match, the team showed that they are a force to be reckoned with on the big stage.
Calhoun boys 66, Murray County 41