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Northwest takes Conasauga Cup
When Northwest Whitfield High School’s wrestling team missed opportunities for early pins against Dalton, the back end of the lineup picked up the slack.
Because of that, the Bruins were the ones picking up “the turtle.”
Prep basketball: Bruins put it together, top Raiders
Through the first month-and-a-half of the high school basketball season, Northwest Whitfield’s boys team has battled injuries, all-star football competition and suspensions keeping players off of the court at one time or another.
It’s led to a team that has been inconsistent at best and completely out of sync at worst.
Local wrestling teams battle for The Conasauga Cup
For the first time in four years, each high school wrestling team from Murray and Whitfield counties is eyeing the Conasauga Cup.
Lady Bruins lead way on All-Region
Seven local high school softball players made the All-Region 7-4A squad.
Chris Whitfield: Rec leagues soon to start for baseball and softball
As the Georgia General Assembly begins its 40-day session today, political columnists, Republican leaders and newspaper editorials will call for limits on government. Whether those proclamations have merit or are detrimental to the community is a debate for another section of the paper.
But one of the things that government does well — especially on the local level here in Dalton and Whitfield County — is recreation.
Northwest Whitfield 9th-graders rout Raiders
Three players on Northwest Whitfield’s freshmen boys basketball team reached double-digit scoring Saturday in a 75-20 win against intracounty rival Southeast Whitfield.
Prep roundup: North Murray boys, girls both win
Despite a not-so-impressive free throw effort, North Murray High School’s girls basketball team made sure a strong start Friday equaled a win.
Weather wipes out rest of schedule
The Dalton High School basketball games Tuesday against Ridgeland were called off, as was the wrestling tri-meet at Ringgold involving Coahulla Creek and Southeast Whitfield. No makeup dates are scheduled.
However, some of the games supposed to be played Tuesday have new dates.
Schedules feel chill of winter
With today’s closure of Dalton City, Whitfield County and Murray County public schools, the area’s high school athletic schedule has been taken out by the cold weather as well.
The only exception is at Dalton High School, where the boys and girls basketball teams are expected to take on Ridgeland in a Sub-region 7B-4A matchup at 6 p.m.
A Look Ahead: Dalton-NW rivalry hits basketball court
It’s about time we get Dalton and Northwest Whitfield against one another again.
Sure, the two have faced in swimming meets and wrestling contests, but nothing has seemed quite as energetic or passionate as last October’s football classic in Tunnel Hill.
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