Fall is in the air and football is getting in high gear.
The 2009 softball season is over for the Lady Tigers.
The Dawson County junior varsity football team was victorious over Pickens County last Thursday in Jasper by a convincing 26-7 score. The Tigers moved to 3-1 on the season with the win.
After a week off the Tigers will jump back into action this Friday with a showdown with undefeated North Oconee in Bogart.
Oglethorpe County made the long two-hour journey to Tiger Stadium last Friday night and dampened homecoming for Dawson County.
Head Coach Jimmy Pruett and his Dawson County Lady Tiger softball team will be seeded No. 3 in the upcoming Region 8-AA softball tournament.
The Dawson County High School Junior Varsity football team moved its record to 2-1 on the season with a 24-6 victory over Lumpkin County at Tiger Stadium last Thursday.
The Dawson County junior varsity football team lost a close decision to Gilmer County, 13-8, last Thursday at Tiger Stadium.
Dawson County Head Coach Jeff Lee sighed with relief Friday as his Tigers notched their first win, 6-0, over Rabun County on the road.
It was a busy week for head coach Jimmy Pruett and his Lady Tiger softball team.
It was a banner day for the Dawson County cross country team last Saturday in Commerce. Under rainy skies and soggy conditions, Madelyn Walters and her Lady Tiger teammates captured first place at the Eagle Run held at East Jackson High School.
About the only thing it didn't do last Friday night was rain. The much anticipated weather system moving through the Southeast didn't hit Tiger Stadium as Dawson matched up with Region 8-AA foe Fannin County.
The Dawson County Tiger competitive cheerleading squad played host to its 14th annual Tiger Cheer Classic last Saturday in the Ford E. Phillips gymnasium.
Bouncing back from a 9-1 drubbing by No. 2-ranked North Oconee (16-1-1) last Thursday in a Region 8-AA game, the Dawson County Lady Tiger softball team went 4-1-1 in the Adairsville Tiger Classic last weekend.
Dawson County High School Varsity Football Head Coach Jeff Lee left the field Friday night shaking his head.
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.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys cross country team is headed to the State Class AAA meet Saturday in Carrollton.
The Dawson County High School varsity Tigers football team struggled Friday night at White County High School.
First year head coach Charles Beusse will lead the Dawson County girls cross country team to the Region 7-AAA meet at Unicoi State Park just outside of Helen on Oct. 31.
Wrestling practice began this week at Dawson County High School.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys cross country team will compete in the Region 7-AAA meet at Unicoi State Park in Helen Oct. 31. The meet is being hosted by White County High School.
For two and a half quarters the Dawson County Tigers stood toe to toe with the Class AAA No. 1-ranked team. Head Coach Jeff Lee's team put forth a valiant effort, trailing just 14-3 at halftime, against the Buford High School Wolves.
Dawson County High School Head Football Coach Jeff Lee had a unique opportunity in August to watch three former Tigers perform against each other when Union College matched up against the University of the Cumberlands.
Running in their only home meet this season, Head Coach Charles Beusse's cross country teams seem primed to tackle the Region 7-AAA meet next week at Unicoi State Park.
Dawson County High School head football coach Jeff Lee's team has a formidable task Friday night when the team will play host to Buford High School.
Dawson County saw its season come to an end with a 5-4 loss to Banks County in the Region 7-AAA tournament at Lanier Pointe in Gainesville Oct. 8.