The Dawson County High School cross country team hosted its first meet of the season Sept. 7. The Tigers played host to East Hall and Rabun County high schools.
Head Coach Jimmy Pruett's Varsity Lady Tigers softball team picked up a win and a loss last week. Dawson defeated East Hall, 8-0, last Tuesday, before losing to #7-ranked Union County, 2-0.
It didn't go well from the start for Head Coach Jeff Lee's varsity Tiger football team.
The last two weekends have been a busy time for the Dawson County boys and girls cross country teams.
The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers softball team played its first game in eight days last Thursday. Despite the time off the Lady Tigers didn't miss a beat and came away with a 9-1 victory against Rabun County.
The Tigers opened the 2010 varsity football season with a 27-14 loss to Pickens County High School last Friday night in Jasper.
Weather played a major role this week for the Dawson County High School softball team. Thunderstorms on Tuesday caused a cancellation of a game at Pickens County, which was played on Wednesday under threatening skies in Jasper.
Football season is finally here. The Tigers, under head coach Jeff Lee, will travel to Jasper this Friday to take on the Pickens County High School Dragons in the opening game of the 2010 season.
The Dawson County Lady Tiger softball team traveled to Gainesville for the 9th Annual Lanier Point Invitational last Friday and Saturday. Games were halted after the Saturday morning session because of rain and will be made up this Saturday.
The Tigers will finally get to lineup against another team. Dawson has been conducting football practice for the last three weeks and now it is time to play someone else.
Dawson County High School Head Cross Country Coach Brian DeRose and his staff held time trials at Rock Creek Park last Friday.
The Dawson County Tiger football team concluded camp with a scrimmage Aug. 7 at Tiger Stadium. It was the end of a long week of three practices a day conducted by the Tiger coaching staff.
He is not a player of many words, but gives it 110 percent at all times while on the football field. This Tiger has played through injury, pain and many position changes, but he is always upbeat.
Tiger football player Zack Johnson is being recruited by several Division I football schools throughout the Southeast. Johnson, a 6'3" 300 pound senior, has traveled to many football camps this summer.
Dawson County High School is the recipient of the 2010 Georgia High School Association and Georgia Electric Membership Corporation Georgia EMC Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award for Region 8-AA.
Dawson County High School rising sophomore Hunter Burt was named to The Times of Gainesville's honorable mention golf team last weekend. Burt plays for Coach Wes Greer at Dawson County.
Dawson County's Madison Caldwell did just as much worrying as she did playing golf on the day of the state championship meet.
Coach Thad Burgess' Dawson County High School boys' basketball team traveled to Jefferson, Jackson County and Banks County last week.
A lifelong dream to be a head softball coach has come true for Nickie Rogers. The 16-year veteran has taken a head coaching position at Sprayberry High School in Cobb County.
Dawson County High School veteran girls' basketball coach Steve Sweat's Lady Tigers' program are in full swing this summer.
The Dawson County High School Tigers boys' basketball program has begun summer workouts in preparation for the 2014-2015 season.