After ten long years, the Generals' wait is finally over. Heritage beat cross-county rival Ringgold Friday night for the first time in its ten-year school history.
The Tigers led 3-0 at halftime thanks to a field goal early in the first quarter. Heritage regrouped at the break and came out firing in the third. Senior quarterback Blake Bryan found Ryan Carter in the corner of the endzone to give the Generals a 7-3 lead.
Running back Jeffrey Curtis then gave Heritage a little more insurance, adding a rushing touchdown late in the fourth quarter to make it 13-3 Generals.
Ringgold added a touchdown and a safety in the final minutes of the game, but time would run out. Heritage records its first every victory over Ringgold, 13-11 that final
The Generals move to 2-0 on the season, while Ringgold falls to 0-2.