Dalton High School alumnus Marcos Ruiz, right, kicks the ball away from Southeast Whitfield’s Erik Salaises during practice Friday for today’s Stump on Sports Tennessee Georgia All-Star Classic soccer game. Several of the area’s best boys and girls players will take to Finley Stadium in Chattanooga today. The girls game begins at 1:30 p.m. with the boys to follow. The all-star football and basketball games in the series were played this past week with the baseball and softball games to be played later this week.
Dalton High School’s baseball team started the fifth inning of Friday’s crucial Sub-region 7B-4A game against Heritage-Catoosa with four consecutive hits.
The only problem for the Catamounts was that was where their good hitting started and stopped.
Prep roundup: Upset puts N. Murray in baseball playoffs
Over the past few seasons, a late-season game with Sonoraville has been the deciding factor in whether the North Murray High School baseball team advanced to the state playoffs.
Miller, Mariners off to NAIA title tournament
Former Dalton High School golf standout Chase Miller is finishing his senior year at College of Coastal Georgia on a high note.
On to the title match
With around 15 minutes left in Thursday’s Region 7-4A semifinals match, Northwest Whitfield High School’s boys soccer team increased pressure on Southeast Whitfield with hopes of a tying goal.
But the host Raiders were the ones getting the late goal.
Prep tennis: Perfect Colts claim title in Region 5-3A
Coahulla Creek High School’s boys tennis team only needed three years to win its first region championship.
Prep baseball: Cats must win today to clinch No. 2 seed
Dalton High School’s baseball team led 6-5 against visiting Heritage-Catoosa as late as the fifth inning with a chance to clinch second place in Sub-region 7B-4A.
Region track and field: Richardson paces Murray Co. girls
Katlyn Richardson has had an impressive junior season for Murray County High School’s girls track and field team.
Colts boys have shot at 3A golf state sectional
Coahulla Creek High School’s boys golf team finished second in the Region 5-3A tournament at Calhoun’s Fields Ferry Golf Course on Thursday, but now the Colts will have to wait to see if they will advance to the Class 2A state sectional tournament.
Let’s keep playing
Academic offerings played a big part in which college football program nabbed Christian Heritage School’s Nich Bartley, one of the area’s top players in 2013.
Prep roundup: Coahulla Creek hurts N. Murray’s playoff hopes
One play in the fifth inning, during which the sun got in pitcher Braiden Jacobs’ eyes, seemed to encapsulate the entire season for Coahulla Creek High School’s baseball team.
But it could be one rule misinterpretation that defines the season for North Murray.
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