Sports - Preps - School - Northwest Whitfield

Best of Preps male finalists nationally noticed

Published Jun. 25 2017

Multisport stars and nationally rated specialists headline this year's six finalists for the Scrappy Moore Male Athlete of the Year...

Reviewing Georgia prep football spring drills

Published Jun. 5 2017

The spring practice period was busier than usual for northwest Georgia high school football teams after the GHSA allowed scrimmages...

Northwest Whitfield quarterback Luke Shiflett commits to MTSU

Published May. 17 2017

For the first time in several years, Luke Shiflett is looking forward to a rather casual summer.

High-scoring Kailey Burrell leads surprising Dade County girls' soccer team

Published May. 2 2017

Dade County High School girls' soccer coach Aaron Stanton began the year feeling a bit sorry for the team's three...

Stephens County rallies twice in extras to eliminate Northwest Whitfield

Published Apr. 30 2017

Game three of the GHSA Class AAAA first-round baseball series at Northwest Whitfield could have garnered first-class ratings as a...

Northwest Whitfield, Coahulla Creek ride similar strengths to baseball playoffs

Published Apr. 28 2017

Northwest Whitfield and Coahulla Creek high schools are six miles apart, and while their athletic programs compete in different classifications,...

A look at Northwest Georgia's regional baseball races

Published Apr. 14 2017

A couple of days can make a world of difference in a tight baseball race.

Dalton routs rival Northwest Whitfield on baseball diamond

Published Apr. 8 2017

After having Thursday's home baseball game against rival Northwest Whitfield rained out, Dalton was primed and ready for Friday night's...

Heritage Generals edge Northwest Whitfield in region pitchers' duel, 2-1

Published Mar. 18 2017

The Heritage Generals won a Region 6-AAAA baseball pitchers' duel 2-1 Friday at home against the Northwest Whitfield Bruins.

Perry runs past Northwest Whitfield in 4A playoffs [photos]

Published Feb. 24 2017

Ryan Richards has been at this basketball coaching game long enough to realize that sometimes the other team is just...

Henry County rallies past Northwest Whitfield girls in GHSA playoffs [photos]

Published Feb. 24 2017

The Northwest Whitfield game plan was fairly obvious in Thursday night's GHSA Class AAAA second-round girls' playoff game against Henry...

Area boys' teams earning new rep in GHSA basketball playoffs

Published Feb. 23 2017

The statewide reputation of basketball in northwest Georgia is, well, meh.

Ringgold girls rise through adversity to make 3A sweet 16

Published Feb. 22 2017

Adversity can either tear a team apart or bring it closer together.

Northwest Whitfield boys, girls moving on in AAAA

Published Feb. 19 2017

For the second consecutive year, the Northwest Whitfield girls' basketball team beat Atlanta's St. Pius X in the first round...

Northwest Whitfield girls rolling as playoffs begin

Published Feb. 17 2017

Northwest (21-5) began its late-season hot streak after a 14-point loss at Heritage on Jan. 27. Clemmons let it be...

Four 6-AAAA teams in top seven after semis at GHSA traditional wrestling state tournaments

Published Feb. 11 2017

MACON, Ga. — A team state title at the GHSA traditional championships may be a long shot for northwest Georgia...

Angry Northwest Whitfield girls top Southeast, earn tourney top seed via coin clip

Published Feb. 4 2017

DALTON, Ga. — The deck was stacked against Southeast Whitfield's girls' basketball team Friday night and the dealer was, well,...

Gilmer, Trion area wrestling champs; Northwest, Ridgeland, Sonoraville also shine

Published Jan. 29 2017

The start to the GHSA traditional wrestling postseason went well for a handful of Chattanooga-area prep programs.

Heritage girls top Northwest Whitfield to force tie for top spot in 6-AAAA

Published Jan. 28 2017

Heritage (20-2) and Northwest (16-4) are tied atop the 6-AAAA standings at 9-1 with two region games remaining. If each...

Much still to be decided over final two weeks in Georgia prep hoops

Published Jan. 21 2017

Georgia high school basketball teams have two weeks to make their moves before the start of the postseason. In northwest...

Ridgeland earns first state wrestling duals berth in school history

Published Jan. 11 2017

There will be a little something old and something very new in the Class AAAA GHSA Wrestling Duals Championships this...

Prep Notebook: Markeith Montgomery heads area Georgia all-state football picks

Published Jan. 6 2017

Ridgeland junior Markeith Montgomery leads eight Chattanooga-area players to earn first-team selection on the recently released Georgia Sports Writers Association...

Preview tonight's area high school football playoff matchups

Published Nov. 18 2016

Previews of all of tonight's prep playoff football games in the area.