Catoosa County Sports

The Heritage Lady Generals assured themselves of no worse than a tie for the regular season area title as they schooled both Cedartown and Pickens in a pair of Area 7-AAAA home matches on Tuesday.

The short-handed Ringgold Lady Tigers showed plenty of heart on Monday and came away with a split decision in a home tri-match against Christian Heritage and state-ranked (Class AAAAA) Calhoun.

Monday night saw the Lady Warriors square off with defending AA/A Public School state champion Coosa for the second time this season and, like the first time, the Red-and-White came through with a victory, this time by scores of 25-14 and 25-16.

The Heritage Lady Generals improved to 22-5 on the season with a hard-fought 26-24, 14-25, 25-15, 25-22 home win over Chattanooga's Silverdale Baptist Academy on Monday.

Haley Stahl pitched a four-hit shutout and drove in both runs as the LFO Lady Warriors picked up a big 2-0 Region 6-AAA victory at Rockmart on Monday.

The Heritage Generals fell behind 21-0 after one quarter and suffered their first loss of the 2020 season with a 39-7 road loss at Christian Heritage Friday night in Dalton.

The Ringgold Tigers and North Murray Mountaineers combined for 16 total touchdowns on Friday night. However, the visitors from Chatsworth would outscore Ringgold 42-22 in the second half for a basketball-like 62-49 final in the Region 6-AAA opener for both teams.

The LaFayette Ramblers had a 12-play, 5:30 drive in the first quarter on Friday night, but failed to put any points on the board.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers powered past LaFayette, 25-13, 25-14, in Thursday's regular season finale. Kaylie Hampton had nine aces, eight assists and three hits in the win. Brooke Baldwin picked up one ace to go with a dozen assists and 18 hits. Kayleigh Carpenter added 10 assists and 10 hits,…

The Saddle Ridge Lady Mustangs will go into next week's NGAC Tournament riding the momentum of a win as they took care of Dade, 25-7, 25-20, in the regular season finale on Thursday.

The Chattanooga Valley Eagles got 130 yards passing from quarterback Kain Brown and 156 all-purpose yards from running back Flint Dempsey in a 40-14 victory over Lakeview on Thursday.

The 2020 North Georgia Athletic Conference Volleyball Tournament will begin on Monday. The top eight teams in the 10-team league made the tournament field.

Haddon Fries scored three touchdowns on the ground and the Ringgold defense forced five turnovers to beat Heritage, 28-12, in a rain-soaked battle of unbeatens Thursday night in Catoosa County.

The LFO Lady Warriors got an early run off Sonoraville ace Taylor Long on Wednesday, but were unable to hold the lead as Lady Phoenix rallied for a 3-1 win in the Region 6-AAA contest.

The Saddle Ridge Lady Mustangs fell to NGAC frontrunner Heritage on Tuesday night. The varsity squad lost by scores of 25-11 and 25-11, while the JV suffered a 25-8, 25-22 defeat.

The Heritage Generals and Lady Generals proved again on Tuesday that when it comes to cross country racing in the North Georgia Athletic Conference, they still rule the roost.

The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans picked up an Area 7-AA/A home victory over Chattooga on Tuesday, 25-10 and 25-11, and later completed the sweep of the tri-match with a 25-5, 25-13 victory over LFO.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers scored four runs in the top of the first inning and erupted for nine more in the second to blowout North Murray, 16-1, in a four-inning Region 6-AAA contest in Chatsworth.

The Heritage Generals traveled to Jasper on Tuesday and came back with a doubleheader sweep of Pickens to move to 17-4 overall and 11-0 in Region 7-AAAA play.

The LFO Lady Warriors found themselves in a battle with a solid Christian Heritage squad on Monday night and, in the end, it was the visiting Lady Lions from Dalton pulling out a narrow three-set victory, 22-25, 25-21, 15-13.

The LFO Lady Warriors, ranked No. 10 in Class AAA this week, made it three consecutive Region 6 victories with a 12-3 win at North Murray on Monday.

The Heritage Generals put on another outstanding defensive performance as they gutted out a 14-6 home win over Temple Friday night in the first-ever meeting between the two schools.

The Heritage Generals traveled to Chickamauga on Friday and handed Gordon Lee a 4-3 set back in the final regular-season game of the 2020 season for the Navy-and-Red.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers took the field at Camp Jordan on Friday night for the 2020 SCORE International Invitational and split their first two games of the annual event.

The Heritage Generals dropped their first two games of the 2020 SCORE International Invitational at Camp Jordan Park on Friday night, dropping to 14-3 on the season.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers, playing without two injured starters, dropped both ends of a tri-match at LaFayette on Thursday. Ringgold fell to 6-AAA frontrunner LaFayette, 25-11 and 25-14, before a narrow 25-23, 19-25, 15-13 loss to Christian Heritage.

The LFO Lady Warriors suffered a pair of tough losses in Dalton on Thursday, losing to the Class AAAAAA Lady Catamounts, 25-19, 25-12, before a 25-19, 20-25, 15-13 loss to Southeast Whitfield.

The Heritage volleyball team had little trouble with visiting North Murray on Thursday, beating the Lady Mountaineers, 25-11, 25-12, in a non-area match.

The Ringgold Lady Tigers scored an Area 6-AAA victory against cross county rival LFO on Tuesday, 25-14 and 25-18, in a match played in Ringgold.

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