Calhoun tops Coosa 67-59
After the first half at Dalton in which they were outscored 14-0, the Calhoun Yellow Jackets have been on a roll. In the 10 quarters since, they’ve outscored their opponents 104-13.
Two local teams took a trip to Chattanooga over the weekend to play in the Gordon Lee Score Tournament, which featured some of the top teams in northwest Georgia.
It’s been a few years since Calhoun and Gordon Central have played each other, but on Friday night at Ratner Stadium, the Jackets picked up right where they left off in the series.
Thursday’s game between rivals Calhoun and Sonoraville was decided by one main factor — the Lady Jackets got timely hits to drive in runs, and the Lady Phoenix didn’t do that.
A few area teams enter region play this week, while several others are playing out-of-region opponents.
When teams from schools a little under three miles apart meet on the football field, there’s no extra motivation needed.
Calhoun traveled to Ringgold on Tuesday for a tri-match and came away with two tough region losses.
Calhoun 10, Murray County 1
The Top Ten teams in the Georgia Sports Writers Association Prep Football Poll of the 2014 season with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right:
Calhoun 9, North Murray 1
For awhile Saturday afternoon, Adairsville head volleyball coach George Neslon didn’t know if his team would even make it to the next round of the Coosa Invitational, let alone finish second in the Silver Bracket.