Just when the Dawson County Lady Tigers varsity basketball team needed a win it got one. Not just any win, but a win over a quality opponent and Region 8-AA foe East Hall.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team played three games last week. The Lady Tigers matched up with Gilmer County, Union County and East Hall.
It was a busy week for Head Coach Thad Burgess' varsity Tiger basketball team. The Tigers played Jackson County, Tuesday, East Hall, Wednesday, Union County, Friday and Gilmer County on Saturday.
The Lady Tigers broke a four-game losing streak with a thrilling 46-44 on the road win over Gilmer County (4-12) Saturday.
The Dawson County High School varsity wrestling team picked up a 42-33 win over Buford Jan. 18. It was the 19th win of the season for the Tigers.
Head Coach Wes Greer's junior varsity Tigers basketball team lost for the first time this season, 35-31, Jan. 19 against Jackson County.
With all the winter weather Dawson County has been experiencing, it is hard to believe that several spring sports can begin conditioning or practice over the next couple of weeks.
The 3-2 match-up zone proved to be very effective as the Tigers escaped Fannin County on Saturday afternoon by a 34-28 score. Dawson came away with a very important Region 8-AA win over the Rebels in a hostile environment in Blue Ridge.
The Dawson County High School varsity girls basketball team traveled to Blue Ridge last Saturday afternoon for a Region 8-AA game with No. 6-ranked and undefeated Fannin County.
The Georgia High School Association State Duals tournament was canceled Jan. 14-15 due to inclement weather.
There is one thing that can be said of the Dawson County High School wrestling team ... it never gives up.
Head Coach Steve Sweat's varsity Lady Tiger basketball team fell to an undefeated Rabun County team, 79-49, in Tiger Friday night.
It was Jekyll and Hyde performances for Head Coach Thad Burgess' varsity Tiger basketball team last week. Dawson traveled to Rabun County for its first Region 8-AA game on Friday. The Tigers led for most of the ballgame just to see their 12-point lead evaporate in the fourth quarter. The Tigers ended up losing to the Wildcats, 51-46.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity boys' basketball team remained undefeated following two big wins this week. The Tigers defeated Woody Gap on Tuesday, 70-22, and Riverside Military Academy on Saturday, 43-29.
The Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball team finished the first half of its season with an impressive 8-4 overall record. The Lady Tigers played in the Pickens Holiday Classic last week and finished with a 2-1 record.
A lifetime of hard work and determination came to fruition this weekend for one Dawson County student.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys' basketball team traveled to Gainesville Nov. 13 for a preseason scrimmage game with Lakeview Academy.
Saturday's contest may not have been the result Dawson County High School's competitive cheerleaders had hoped for, but the excitement of competing in the state finals in Columbus had the team pumped in celebration of a winning season.
The Region 7-AAA cross country team has been announced and several Dawson County runners are on the list.
Dawson County finished the 2014 football season with a big 28-0 win over visiting Johnson High School on Friday night.
The Dawson County High School girls cross country team stepped up big at the Class AAA state meet at Carrollton High School on Saturday. The Lady Tigers went into the meet ranked No. 7 and pulled out a hard-earned fifth place overall finish.
With wrestling season opening on Nov. 15 at the Dunwoody Duals, veteran head wrestling coach Arron Haynes recently discussed the upcoming season.
The Dawson County High School boys' cross country team finished ninth overall Saturday morning in the Class AAA state meet at Carrollton High School.
The Dawson County Lady Tigers returned to Dawsonville with their heads held high, knowing they accomplished a feat that no other fast-pitch softball team in the high school's history had been able to achieve.
The Dawson County High School varsity softball team saw its season come to an end with a 10-0 loss to Central, Carroll Friday afternoon in Columbus.
Dawson County's varsity football team dropped a 42-19 decision at Lumpkin County on Friday night.
The Dawson County High School varsity girls cross country team captured the Region 7-AAA championship on Oct. 28 at Banks County High School.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys cross country team finished in third place at the Region 7-AAA meet at Banks County High School last week and is headed to the Class AAA state meet Saturday in Carrollton.
The Dawson County Lady Tigers ended their season, and hopes of a championship, following a 10-0 loss to Central, Carroll in five innings Friday afternoon.
It's been a history-making season for the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers.