Heritage High School sports

A year after garnering Freshman All-SEC honors, University of Georgia right-handed pitcher Cole Wilcox was named as a Collegiate Baseball second team All-American by the publication last Tuesday.

It's an early graduation present for a pair of Heritage High School seniors as linemen Kobe McAlister and Lane Phillips were named to the Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AAAA All-State football team on Friday.

Just about one month after Eddie Bryant announced that he was stepping down as head coach of the Lady Generals' basketball program, Heritage HIgh School Athletic Director Eric Schexnaildre announced on Wednesday that the program had tabbed Greg Elkins to fill the position.

Members of the LFO and Heritage High School track teams traveled to Gordon County on Thursday for a four-team meet at Gordon Central that also included Armuchee.

The Heritage Generals lost a second straight game to Pickens on Wednesday afternoon, but rebounded to take the second game of the doubleheader and salvage the final game of the three-game region series.

Gordon Lee hosted local rivals Dade County, LaFayette and Heritage on Tuesday in a four-team meet and it was the Generals and Lady Generals sweeping the team points.

Just three days after competing in the LaFayette Rambler Invitational, LaFayette, Heritage and Gordon Lee's boys' golf teams returned to the LaFayette Golf Course on Tuesday for a nine-hole match.

The Heritage Generals fell to 2-2 in Region 6-AAAA play after suffering a 13-3 loss at Pickens in the first game of a three-game series on Tuesday.

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