The Dawson County High School golf team is currently 13-3 on the season. The team played in a tri-match with Buford and Chestatee on March 27. The Tigers defeated Chestatee, 180-189, but lost to the Wolves, 170-180.
While most students were enjoying spring break last week, the Dawson County High School varsity baseball team played three close Region 7-AAA games. Two games were decided by one run and a third was won in the bottom of the seventh inning.
The Dawson County High School tennis team's season is in full swing. The boys and girls teams have improved each week this season in preparation for the Region 7-AAA tournament in mid-April.
When he began coaching basketball, Dawson County's Steve Sweat never imagined that he would be coaching a girls' team, much less guiding them to a state championship game. Sweat started out coaching a boys basketball program, but when he changed schools to work closer to home, the only position available was as an assistant coach to the girls basketball team. So, he took the job and immediately began contemplating how he was going to change ...
The Lady Tigers completed their toughest week of the season so far last week. Dawson County split games with an overtime win against West Hall, 3-2, and a loss at No. 1-ranked in Class AAA Blessed Trinity on Thursday, 2-0.
Dawson County senior Carly Gilreath had a couple of big goals to accomplish in her final high school season. First, she wanted to surpass 1,000 points for her career, something she did back in December in a win over Hoke's Bluff, Ala. in the Battle of the States tournament in Hiawassee.
Coach Jed Lacey knew last week was going to be tough for his Tiger soccer team. Playing two ranked teams in three days is physically and mentally demanding. The Tigers split games with a 3-0 win over West Hall on Tuesday before dropping a 3-0 decision to Blessed Trinity on Thursday.
Friday was a battle between two Class AAA top 10- ranked teams as the No. 4 Lady Tigers played a tough match against No. 7-ranked White County (7-3) at Tiger Stadium. Dawson County came out on top with a 1-0 victory.
Dawson County High School varsity soccer coach Jed Lacey was noticeably unhappy with how his third-ranked Dawson County Tigers played against White County on March 22 at Tiger Stadium. "It was a very sluggish game," Lacey said. "I knew coming back from the Tournament of Champions in Jekyll Island we would have to get the engines going again. This was not one of our better games, but we pushed through it and did enough to win. I'm glad we got that game out of our system."
Fighting the elements and some good Class AAA teams, the Dawson County High School varsity Tigers baseball team went 1-2 last week. Weather was an issue last week. On March 18, the Tigers were rained out against White County. The game was pushed back a day and was played on March 19 in Cleveland. Dawson County came out on the good end of a 4-3 win.
The fourth-ranked, Class AAA, Lady Tiger soccer team is currently 7-0 on the season after defeating three teams in Jekyll Island over the weekend. Head coach Jed Lacey's team dominated Cedar Shoals, Aquinas and Richmond Academy.
The Dawson County boys soccer team traveled to Jekyll Island over the weekend and proved why it is ranked No. 4 in Class AAA. The Tigers didn't give up a goal as the team defeated Cedar Shoals, 3-0, Brunswick, 5-0 and Richmond Academy, 6-0, at the Tournament of Champions event.
The Dawson County track team picked up two huge wins last week with a tri-match against Forsyth Central and Fannin County in Dawsonville. The Lady Tigers scored 101 points to capture first place. Central tallied 35 points and Fannin scored 25 points.
Dawson County High School football player Zack Martin was one of 10 players in the state of Georgia to receive the NAPA Auto Parts/Larry Csonka "Blue Collar Player of the Year" award. The award, which was presented March 19 in Macon, is given to "hard-working" players that, according to NFL Hall of Famer Larry Csonka in a released statement, "show up for work every day and never complain, unsung heroes who spend little time in ...
Despite a hard-fought loss Saturday, the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers returned to Dawsonville with their heads held high, proud of their second-place finish and knowing they gave it their all. Senior Kenna Seitz described the season, which ended with Saturday's 77-55 loss to St. Pius X in the state Class AAA championship, as a "Cinderella story that almost came true."
The Dawson County High School varsity wrestling team moved to an impressive 11-3 dual meet record with two wins last week.
The Dawson County High School varsity girls' basketball team remains undefeated following a big 61-12 win over Social Circle Nov. 26.
The Dawson County varsity boys basketball team continued its winning ways with a 52-32 win over Social Circle Nov. 26 at the Walnut Grove Thanksgiving Shootout.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team opened its season with a big win over Pinecrest Academy on Friday.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity boys basketball team lost a close game, 34-30, against visiting Pickens County Nov. 19.
The Dawson County High School wrestling team brought home two big wins last week.
What a way to open the season for the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers varsity basketball team Nov. 19.
The Dawson County varsity boys basketball team is off to a great start. Head Coach Thad Burgess' Tiger team won two big games last week to start the season with a 2-0 record.
The Dawson County High School boys and girls basketball teams played a scrimmage game at Rabun County last week.
Dawson County High School signed its first scholar athlete for the year on Monday.
The season has abruptly ended for the Dawson County High School varsity Tigers football team. Coach Jeff Lee's team lost 10-7 to visiting West Hall, ending the season. The Tigers finished with a 5-5 overall record, but were 3-4 in Region 7-AAA.
It was a cool morning for the Class AAA state cross country meet in Carrollton on Saturday.
The Dawson County High School varsity football season will come down to the Tigers' final game of the season on Friday night.
The season hinges on the Dawson County High School Tigers' final game of the season. The team will match up against West Hall (5-4; 3-3).
The extremely young but hard working Dawson County Lady Tigers cross country team qualified for the Class AAA State meet last week.