Sports Calendar

Sports Calendar
  • Public invited to welcome softball players back to Dalton

    The Softball Players Association begins its second week of competition in the SPA World Championships today at Heritage Point in Dalton.

    September 12, 2013

  • Senior softball tournaments in town again

    The Softball Players Association (SPA) World Championship Tournament begins today in Dalton and continues for parts of the next three weeks.

    September 5, 2013

  • A Look Ahead: Running takes over the local sports calendar

    This week is a big one for runners. Since Dalton State College’s volleyball team is getting lonely as the only sport competing for the school, cross country will finally sprint into the action.
    The men’s and women’s squads begin their season at 5 p.m. Friday at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s PowerAde Invitational at Moccasin Bend Race Course.

    September 2, 2013

  • A Look Ahead: North Murray breaking in turf

    You’ll hear a lot about Dalton High School’s season-opening football game at Harmon Field on Friday night versus Ringgold. But that night, another local football program has a big new beginning planned.
    North Murray will celebrate its new artificial turf field and field house at 7 p.m. at Mountaineer Stadium, with the annual “Black and Gold” scrimmage game following.
    The Mountaineers are the second program — after Christian Heritage — to get a turf playing surface at its home field.

    August 19, 2013

  • A Look Ahead: Teams back on gridiron this week

    Thursday marks the first time in 264 days a local high school football team will take the field against another team.
    It has been long enough.
    Dalton will host Adairsville at 7 p.m. and Christian Heritage will welcome North Murray at 7:30 p.m. in two scrimmages, offering fans a chance for a sneak peak at what their teams will bring to the 2013 season.

    August 12, 2013

  • A Look Ahead: Ingle’s youth camp to run until Thurs.

    If you want a chance to learn from a national championship-winning college basketball coach, this is the week to take advantage of it.
    Dalton State College men’s basketball coach Tony Ingle — the winner of a NCAA Division II title as the head coach at Kennesaw State University  will host two youth basketball camps starting today at ChristChurch Presbyterian at 510 S. Tibbs Road in Dalton.

    July 29, 2013

  • A Look Ahead: Summer of fun camps concluding

    The last wave of summer camps are crashing against the shore this week and the next, with numerous schools and organizations hosting sports-related camps and one local high school planning a volleyball match for its alumni.
    If you’re a kid who’s been spending the summer inside, playing video games and eating junk food — like I did when I was younger — then you may need to take the final two weeks of summer to get back in football mode for the upcoming fall season.

    July 22, 2013

  • A Look Ahead: Matthews’ camp brings a week full of activities

    Perhaps you’re a young football player interested in getting an offseason jump on the game. Or you might be a “Joe” basketball player. Maybe you just want an autograph.

    July 15, 2013

  • 7on7 action 14 mlh.jpg A Look Ahead: Tourney continues to thrive

    After months of preparation, more than three dozens stories written on the participating teams and summer workouts by those players, the Southeastern 7-on-7 Championship presented by AstroTurf returns to Dalton for the third installment of the tournament organized by The Daily Citizen.

    July 8, 2013 1 Photo

  • A Look Ahead: Dolphins battle up current

    The Dalton Dolphins know how many points they need to win by, and the regular season title will come down to three dozen. More than 36, and the tiebreaker is theirs, along with the straight shot to a third consecutive regular season title
    The summer league swim team faces its top rival, Signal Mountain, today at 5:30 p.m. at the Dalton Parks and Recreation Department’s John Davis Recreation Center for a chance to avenge an earlier loss in this year’s Chattanooga Area Swim League Season.

    July 1, 2013