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Experience a key for title-hopeful Georgia softball teams

Published Oct. 29 2015

The term "Nothing beats experience" wasn't coined by a fastpitch softball coach preparing to play in the Georgia high school...

Football playoff picture still cloudy in northwest Georgia

Published Oct. 23 2015

With three weeks left in the Georgia high school football regular season, there are more unknowns than knowns regarding the...

Three Region 6-AAA softball teams moving on next week

Published Oct. 22 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- The defending GHSA Class AAA softball champions will be back in Columbus to defend their title after...


Area depth on display in GHSA second round softball playoffs

Published Oct. 21 2015

The northwest Georgia area has long been home to strong high school softball programs, but the 2015 season is taking...

Ringgold rolls past Fannin County in GHSA Class AAA softball playoffs

Published Oct. 15 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Shane Pendley doesn't try to complicate matters when assessing his team, so when asked about the key...

Dangerous Ridgeland team ready for Class AAAA softball run

Published Oct. 14 2015

As the GHSA softball postseason begins today, there are the obvious title contenders in each classification.

Prep softball: Calhoun beats Ringgold for 6-AAA crown

Published Oct. 10 2015

Calhoun High School softball coach Diane Smith admits it.

Kinsey Liscio, Calhoun force deciding 6-AAA softball title game

Published Oct. 9 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- The sense of deja vu was as thick as the Georgia dew Thursday night at Jack Mattox...

Ringgold tops Calhoun on McKinney's hit, likely secures region softball title

Published Sep. 24 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- It seems the Ringgold Lady Tigers learn something about themselves after every softball game. The lesson they...

Adairsville rushes for 450 yards in 41-17 win over Ringgold

Published Sep. 12 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Even though his team had played a mostly forgettable first half, Robert Akins' Ringgold Tigers were very...

Ringgold nips Heritage, 36-34

Published Aug. 29 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- The season is young, but there was a playoff buzz in Heritage Stadium on Friday night as...

Northwest Whitfield tops Ringgold 28-18 in weather-shortened game

Published Aug. 23 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Northwest Whitfield used two touchdown passes and a pair of scoring runs from sophomore quarterback Luke Shiflett...

A recommendation of where to be on coming Friday nights

Published Aug. 21 2015

The time has finally and officially arrived. No more preseason prognostications, and the Times Free Press's preview section was there...

Looking back: Highs and lows of 2014 high school football

Published Aug. 21 2015

There were those in North Georgia who had their doubts about Calhoun High School's football program. Hal Lamb's youngsters had...

Ringgold Tigers

Published Aug. 21 2015

Robert Akins admits he was spoiled the past three years. Whenever the Ringgold football coach needed a tough yard (or...

Calhoun seniors not worried about letdown following state title

Published Aug. 11 2015

There are two major facts to face in Georgia Region 6-AAA football this year.

Calhoun, Ringgold ready to renew 'new' softball rivalry

Published Aug. 9 2015

Can a rivalry develop in one season?

Competing the key for teams at Southeastern 7-on-7 event

Published Jul. 12 2015

DALTON, Ga. -- Depending on who you talk to, 7-on-7 football competitions are either an important part of the high...

Dalton Dolphins win CASL's Bill Caulkins City Meet

Published Jul. 12 2015

The Dalton Dolphins completed a smooth transition in head coaches Saturday with their second consecutive Chattanooga Area Swim League city...

Four more Ringgold High School baseball players make college choices

Published Jul. 8 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- It's nothing new for a Ringgold High School baseball player to earn a college scholarship, but four...

Ringgold's Cade Gilbert commits to play baseball for ETSU

Published Jun. 11 2015

Ringgold High School's Cade Gilbert has committed to play baseball at East Tennessee State University, Tigers head coach Brent Tucker...

Ringgold season ends due to foes' six-run sixth

Published May. 8 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- The what-ifs were still swirling around in Brent Tucker's head 20 minutes after his Ringgold High School...

Wild split puts Ringgold, Westminster in do-or-die game today

Published May. 7 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Following two games in which the teams combined for 35 runs, 41 hits and a boatload of...