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.
Prep Baseball Roundup: Raiders out of hunt for the playoffs
Needing a win to keep Southeast Whitfield High School’s baseball season meaningful, Raiders coach Brad Lofton turned to a pair of senior pitchers on Friday at Heritage-Catoosa.
The seniors didn’t disappoint, but it was the offense and the defense that couldn’t come through.
Fight’s not over yet
Southeast Whitfield High School baseball coach Brad Lofton felt like his team gave away the opening contest of a three-game Sub-region 7B-4A series on Wednesday at Heritage-Catoosa.
Prep Roundup: Bruins power past Cats for key victory at home
TUNNEL HILL — Similar to Wednesday’s Sub-region 7B-4A baseball series opener at Dalton High School, Northwest Whitfield fell behind early Thursday versus the Catamounts.
Loran Smith: Big Three still a big deal for fans
AUGUSTA — Sinatra is gone, but we still have his music. The same is true with Nat King Cole and Elvis. It would be nice to hear them in concert again, however. With Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player, we are not sure what it will be like when they are no longer the honorary starters at the Masters.
"After Deadline" sports podcast - Episode 20 (free)
This week on “After Deadline,” sports writers Devin Golden and Chris Whitfield of The Daily Citizen discuss this past weekend’s Wrestlemania 30 event in New Orleans, where Golden spent the past few days. Other topics include the upcoming Region 7-4A soccer playoffs — including whether Northwest Whitfield’s boys have another postseason run in store despite a disappointing regular season — and Sub-region 7B-4A baseball.
Roadrunners top Shorter
Strong singles play pushed the Dalton State College men’s tennis team to a 5-4 win over Division II Shorter University in a match Thursday at Rome’s Walter Attaway Tennis Complex.
Tom Lindley: Managing dollars at the ballpark can be an exercise in good sense
Attending an Opening Day game at a Major League Baseball stadium is one of life’s little pleasures. Everyone should get to experience it at least once.
Lusk Memorial golf tourney set for next week
The 2014 Dr. Earl W. Lusk Memorial Rotary Golf Tournament is scheduled for Tuesday at Dalton Golf and Country Club and will support the many college scholarships that Rotary provides to high school seniors each spring.
Area prep roundup: Northwest wins extra-innings battle at Dalton
As the baseball game continued beyond the regulation seven innings, Northwest Whitfield High School junior Seth Pierce kept walking to the mound and facing the best Dalton’s lineup offered.
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