Ridgeland falls in first
The LaFayette Ramblers went 1-2 at an all Area 6-AAAA quad match at Heritage on Thursday night, losing to Heritage (62-18) and Northwest Whitfield (59-23), but ending the night with a win over…
Of all the high school basketball teams in Walker County, no team went into the new season with more unknowns than the Ridgeland Panthers.
The Ridgeland Panthers traveled to West Forsyth High School on Wednesday for their first dual tournament of the wrestling season.
The Ridgeland Panthers would trim a double-digit deficit to seven points with 1:06 to play in the third quarter Wednesday night, but the Ringgold Tigers would come roaring back to claim a 69-44 victory in the Ridgeland Thanksgiving Classic.
You have to go back quite a while to find the last time a Ridgeland girls' basketball team handed Dalton a loss on the basketball court.
The last time Ridgeland's Chris Henderson stepped on the mat for the Panthers, he stepped off of it as a Class 4A state champion.
The Ridgeland Panthers' first second-round state playoff appearance since 2012 started out on a good note, but quickly turned sour as visiting Spalding scored 35 unanswered points between the second and fourth quarters in a 38-21 victory that put the Jaguars (8-4) into a Class 4A quarterfinal match up at second-ranked Thomson next week.
Ridgeland senior Sarah Meadows passed the 1,000-point mark for her high school career late last year.
Talent is one thing and the Ridgeland Lady Panthers have had some talented players come through their basketball program in recent years. It's in the area of experience where the Black-and-White have been lacking.
The 2015-2016 season was one of the best ever for the Ridgeland High School wrestling program.
Jazzmyn Shelton of ProStar Fastpitch and Ridgeland High School committed on Wednesday, Nov. 9 to play for NCAA Division II Miles College in Fairfield, Ala. and made it officially by signing with the school during a ceremony at Ridgeland on Thursday.