Christian Heritage School Lions

January 25, 2014

Prep roundup: Lady Bruins get the job done on ‘D’

(Continued)

Wrestling

Murray County 50, North Murray 27: Murray County wrestlers piled up big points with pins to top their intracounty rivals in competition at Gladden Middle School.

Winning by fall for the Indians (8-6) were Anibal Raymundo (106), Austin McCall (120), Daniel Dayton (126), Tielor Johnson (145), Blaine Thornbury (160) and Dustin Gibson (182). Domingo Bautista (113) and Clay Thornbury (195) won by major decision, while Seth Gilbert (220) accepted a forfeit.

North Murray did not report individual results by The Daily Citizen’s deadline. Murray County’s victory followed a 65-15 win for Gladden — the Indians’ feeder program — over Bagley, the feeder school for North Murray.

• Southeast split a pair of duals at Ridgeland, losing 40-36 to Ringgold but beating the host Panthers 50-29.

Going 2-0 for the Raiders (15-18) were Noah Bartenfield (106), Levi Kelley (113), Tyler Brown (145), Dylan Burch (152), Austin Allen (182) and Garrett McClure (285).

JV basketball

Northwest Whitfield girls 62, Heritage 27: A trio of Northwest players scored in double figures — Kylee Ward with 17 points, Aubrey Young with 13 and Lindsey Roberts with 10 — as the Lady Bruins remained undefeated through 14 games.

LaFayette girls 44, Southeast 27: Maddie Pearson and Isabel Salinas each had six points as the Lady Raiders (9-4) lost at home.

Southeast boys 43, LaFayette 35: Jake Amos had 19 points and Keaton McCutchen finished with 10 for the host Raiders (12-4).

Dalton girls 51, Ridgeland 24: Kirsten Deal scored 14 points and Alex Brumbelow had 10 to pace the scoring for the Lady Cats (7-3), while Hailey Jones added eight assists in the road win.

North Murray girls 45, Coahulla Creek 12: Hannah Long and Kayla Kvastad each had nine points for the Lady Mountaineers (7-3) as they rolled at home.

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  • 7on7 day 2 '14 4 mlh.jpg Top Lion on the court

    Christian Heritage athletic director Preston Poag and headmaster Gerald Porter didn’t need to look far for new baseball and girls basketball coaches.
    All they did was look at one another.

    July 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • 7on7 championship game6.jpg Bringing in the best

    When high school football coaches look for events to take their teams to during the summer, they are looking for three things — top competition, organization and hospitality.
    For The Daily Citizen’s Southeastern 7-on-7 Championship, the Dalton community and local business leaders take care of the latter. The tournament officials work tirelessly to provide the organization. And the two combined assure the top competition will show up.

    July 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • NW softball state championship file 1 mlh.jpg In the lineup again

    When Northwest Whitfield repeated as the Georgia High School Association Class 4A softball state champion last fall, that appeared to be the last time the majority of the Lady Bruins’ senior class would be teammates on the diamond.
    Now, thanks to the Stump on Sports All-Star Softball Classic, five of those six seniors will reunite to play together one more time.

    June 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Junior golf: Hicks able to hang for final round

    Despite giving up a few strokes from Monday’s opening round of 4-over-par 76, Dalton’s Landon Hicks was the only local competitor to advance to the third round of the Georgia Junior Championships.

    June 18, 2014

  • Isabel Salinas 5 mlh.jpg All-Area Spring Female Team: Salinas hoping things keep getting better and better with age

    Isabel Salinas’ freshman season for Southeast Whitfield High School’s track and field team wasn’t up to her standards, and she really isn’t sure why it ended up that way in 2013. It could have been her injuries. It could have been not being in proper shape.
    One thing Salinas, nicknamed “Izzy” by friends and coaches, does know is that her sophomore year went a lot better.

    June 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • poty seth.jpg All-Area Baseball Team and Player of the Year

    As a freshman at Northwest Whitfield High School, Seth Pierce came out of nowhere and was as dominant a pitcher as the area had. Finishing his “rookie” season with the Bruins, the left-handed Pierce led the area with nine victories — he also had one save — and showed overpowering dominance with a 9-3 record and 89 strikeouts in 73 1/3 innings. He finished his first season on the hill in Tunnel Hill with a 1.71 ERA while allowing 61 hits and 23 walks. Those numbers were also recorded against competition in a higher classification as the Bruins were playing Class 4A ball when the state had just five classifications. His performance earned him honors as 2012 The Daily Citizen All-Area Baseball Player of the Year.

    May 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • s-CHS kid 1 .jpg Dindoffer mentally focused on basketball

    All Sam Dindoffer wanted was to be a kid and play basketball. But sometimes your body doesn’t cooperate.
    For the past four years, Sam and his family have faced one challenge after another since he first experienced a brain seizure at the age of 11. Since then, he has undergone four brain surgeries, a full-range of drug treatment options, many nights filled with wonder and fear, and trips back and forth to doctors’ offices from Dalton to Atlanta.

    May 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • cchs v st pius boys tennis3.jpg Can’t win ’em all: Colts fall to St. Pius X

    VARNELL — Just as in other matches this season, there were handshakes and hugs awaiting the members of Coahulla Creek High School’s boys tennis team as they walked off the court Monday.
    Unfortunately for the Colts, this time they were of the comforting rather than the congratulating variety.

    April 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Creek girls fall short at Oconee Co.

    In 2013, Coahulla Creek’s girls high school tennis team saw their season end on the road at Oconee County in the first round of the Class 3A state tournament.
    Friday in the second round of this year’s tournament, the Lady Warriors again were the team to end the Coahulla Creek season, taking a 3-0 win in Watkinsville. But coach Matt Facey hopes the second-round loss means the Lady Colts will advance at least to the state quarterfinals next season.

    April 26, 2014

  • DHS at SE soccer 7 mlh.jpg Prep Roundup: Unbeaten streak rolls on for Cats

    Replicating the start of last year’s Class 4A state title match, Dalton High School’s boys soccer team needed just four minutes to score its first goal at Southeast Whitfield on Friday.
    The Catamounts scored five more — and again defended their crown of dominance in the sport.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo