Despite a hard-fought loss, the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers returned to Dawsonville March 9 with their heads held high, proud of their second-place finish and knowing they gave it their all.
Dawson County wrestling participated in the Area Duals last Friday and Saturday at Fannin County High School in Blue Ridge.
The Dawson County Lady Tigers started the new year with a convincing 65-42 win over East Hall on Jan. 3. With the win, Head Coach Steve Sweat's team is currently 12-3 overall and 3-1 in region 7-AAA play.
Lucas Pain had a monster night on offense for the Dawson County High School varsity boys' basketball team Jan. 3 in Dawsonville.
Jackson Putnam was named to the first team defense for football by The Times of Gainesville last week. Putnam was selected as a defensive back by The Times sports staff.
Dawson County High School varsity girls basketball coach Steve Sweat's Lady Tigers team but came up on the short end of a 70-65 loss to Hayesville, N.C. in the finals of the Battle of the States tournament at Towns County High School last week.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys' basketball team returned home on Saturday as champions of the Battle of the States tournament at Towns County High School in Hiawassee.
Dawson County High School Coach Anne Hyams and her junior varsity Lady Tiger basketball team demolished Lumpkin County, 57-27, Dec. 26 in Dahlonega.
The 28th Annual Amicalola Wrestling Classic came to an end on Saturday afternoon. After an exciting two days of wrestling, host team Dawson County finished in second place with 201 team points.
The Dawson County Tiger varsity wrestling team took home a third place finish during last week's Rumble on the Ridge tournament held at Fannin County High School in Blue Ridge.
It was a busy week for Coach Steve Sweat and his Lady Tiger basketball team. The team played three away games, which is always trying for a veteran team.
Still fighting injuries, illness and unforeseen circumstances, the Dawson County High School Tigers basketball team had a tough week with losses to Region 7-AAA foe White County, 59-50, and Lumpkin County, 62-51, before rebounding on Saturday with a 48-45 win over Brookstone.
The annual Amicalola Wrestling Classic is this weekend at Dawson County High School.
Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball is on fire. Head Coach Steve Sweat's team averaged 67.6 points per game last week in three wins over Pickens, 63-59, Lumpkin County, 66-33 and Pacelli, 74-5.
Playing through injuries and adversity is something that teams have to overcome during a long basketball season. Coach Thad Burgess' team is currently playing with a small squad.
It was a tough week for the Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers' basketball team. Coach Steve Sweat's squad suffered two Region 7AAA losses to put them at 3-3 in region play.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys' basketball team needed an extra period on Jan. 10, but the team was able to prevail 52-43 over visiting North Hall.
Dawson County High School junior varsity girls' basketball coach Anne Hyams' team won 31-21 over North Hall Jan. 10 in Dawsonville.
Despite outscoring North Hall, 19-7, in the fourth quarter, the Dawson County High School junior varsity boys basketball team was unable to come out on top against the North Hall Trojans, Jan. 10.