The Tiger football team finished its first week of spring practice. The team will continue to prepare this week for a scrimmage game at 1 p.m. Saturday at Tiger Stadium.
Dawson County High School junior Madalyn Walters had a strong showing at the state track meet last week in Albany. Walters finished as state runner-up in both the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter.
The Dawson County High School tennis team held its annual banquet on May 9.
Lady Tiger soccer player Katie Pritchard signed an athletic scholarship May 4 to continue her career at Gordon College in Barnesville, Ga.
The Georgia High School Association voted last Tuesday to expand to six classifications for athletic competition, largely because of the unity of metro Atlanta.
The varsity football team will "hit the ground running" during spring practice which began Monday. According to Head Coach Jeff Lee, the coaching staff will speed things up for his older players.
Surrounded by his parents, sister, coaches and friends, Dawson County High School senior Kaleb Holbrook signed an athletic scholarship to play baseball at South Georgia College in Douglas, Ga.
Madalyn Walters is headed to the girl's state track meet. Walters captured the Region 8-AA championship last week in the 3,200-meters at East Jackson High School in Commerce. Walters finished a considerable distance ahead of second place runner Dorie Faber of North Oconee who was 23 seconds behind her.
The Dawson County varsity boys' soccer team is headed to state.
The Lady Tiger soccer season has come to an end. Dawson lost a close match to East Jackson, 1-0, last Wednesday that eliminated the team from region tournament play.
The boys and girls golf teams lost to Jackson County April 13.
The boys and girls track teams finished the regular season last week in a tri-meet held at Johnson High School in Gainesville.
The Dawson County High School Tigers varsity baseball team was on a four-game winning streak before first place Fannin County came to town April 11.
The Dawson County High School Tigers are playing great baseball. Not only is the team scoring runs, 38 in the last three games, but the team is playing great defense behind really good pitching.
The Dawson County High School boys and girls golf teams traveled to Big Canoe Golf Club for a match against Pickens County High School on March 24.
The Dawson County High School varsity wrestlers traveled to Blue Ridge Jan. 20 for a tri-match with host Fannin County and Towns County. The Tigers came away with victorious with a 54-21 win over Fannin County and a 48-33 victory over Towns County.
The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers' basketball team didn't miss a beat after being off for 10 days. Coach Steve Sweat's team made the long trip to Homer on Friday and defeated Banks County, 55-40.
Playing on the road in a very hostile environment and against the No. 2 team in Region 7-AAA was not a good combination for Coach Thad Burgess' varsity boys' basketball team Friday night. The Tigers dropped to 4-17 after losing to Banks County 73-38.