Northwest High School Bruins

Northwest High School Bruins
  • Prep soccer: Morris boys earn Class 2A ranking

    It’s nothing new for a local high school boys soccer team to be among those in the eurosportscoreboard.com state rankings.
    It is new for that team to be Morris Innovative.

    March 18, 2014

  • Prep roundup: SE offense keeps foot on throttle

    As long as Southeast Whitfield High School’s baseball team continues to hit the ball and score runs the way it has so far this season, it really won’t matter what the defense does.
    Coach Brad Lofton still likes how the Raiders’ fielding is improving.

    March 11, 2014

  • NM at DHS baseball   1  mlh.jpg Prep Roundup: A little bit of momentum

    Neither Dalton High School baseball coach Shane Ramsey nor North Murray coach David Redmond has had much reason to complain about their offensive production this season.
    Defense is another matter.

    March 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carrolton vs NW girls bball 5 mlh.jpg Keep on firing away

    Instead of driving in for an easy layup, Northwest Whitfield High School’s Mallory Souther took yet another 3-point shot.
    With every one that went in, the ending of Wednesday’s Region 7-4A championship game went from motivational fodder to a distant memory for the senior forward.

    February 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • DHS wrestlers leaving 3 mlh.jpg Prep Wrestling: Later than usual, but it’s time for state

    As participants in an indoor sport, high school wrestlers don’t often have to consider the weather’s effects on their competitions.
    This year’s Georgia High School Association traditional state tournaments are an exception.

    February 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • NW vs River Ridge girls bball 4 mlh.jpg Northwest girls aims for fast pace as tourney begins

    For the second straight year, the Northwest Whitfield High School girls basketball team lost in the Region 7-4A championship game to River Ridge. Now, they hope to break a repeat of 2013 by not falling in the first round of the Class 4A state tournament.

    February 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gilmer vs NW girls bballl 6 mlh.jpg A real game-changer

    WHITE — Northwest Whitfield High School’s girls basketball team needed a defensive stop to force overtime in the semifinals Tuesday at the Region 7-4A tournament.
    That one stop led to many more.

    February 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Prep Roundup: Lady ’Neers finish third; boys fourth

    After big losses Monday night in the Region 5-3A semifinals, both North Murray High School basketball teams wanted better results in their final games at the tournament.
    Tuesday afternoon at Cartersville High School, the Lady Mountaineers did that by holding Ringgold to just four points in the fourth quarter en route to a 36-31 victory in the girls’ third-place game. North Murray’s boys didn’t have the same success after Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe finally got hot from the outside in a 54-49 victory for the Warriors.

    February 18, 2014

  • Weather still shuffling schedules

    The Region 7-4A high school basketball tournaments were pushed back to a Friday start on Tuesday.
    Region 7-2A followed suit Wednesday, but Region 5-3A is still up in the air for playing games today.

    February 13, 2014

  • Devin Golden: Hoops eyes look toward postseason, state berths

    This is the week the number of local high school basketball teams still playing drops.
    How many will make the state tournament? Three? Five? Seven?

    February 9, 2014