Dawson County coach Jimmy Pruett knows this final week of the regular season will determine a lot about the Region 7-AAA softball tournament. He knows a pair of losses in the final two regular season games can send the Lady Tigers, currently the No. 2 seed, as low as fourth in what is expected to be a very competitive tournament.
Up next for Coach Jeff Lee's varsity Tiger football team will be the Banks County Leopards, as the Tigers try and rebound from Friday's 51-6 loss to North Hall.
The Dawson County High School varsity cross country teams took part in the Lambert River Run on Saturday at Chattahoochee Point Park in Suwanee.
The Lady Tigers softball team split games last week in two big Region 7-AAA match-ups.
The Tigers will be back in action against a very tough North Hall Trojan football team Friday night in Clermont.
Dawson County High School has named a new baseball coach.
The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers softball team improved its overall record to 11-5 with three Region 7-AAA victories last week.
A fall chill was in the air Friday night as the Dawson County High School Tigers varsity football team played host to neighboring Forsyth Central. The cool air seemed to bother both offenses as neither seemed to be on track all evening.
Coach Charles Beusse's boys and girls cross country teams competed at the Warpath Invitational at Boling Park in Canton Sept. 14.
A dominant defense and strong running game led North Forsyth to a 31-0 win over Dawson County at home on Friday in a non-region game.
The Dawson County cross country team is preparing for Saturday's Warpath Invitational at Boling Park in Canton.
Two triple plays in two games is almost unheard of in softball or for that matter baseball. The Lady Tiger softball team accomplished just that against Fannin and White counties last week.
Dawson County racked up 501 total yards of offense in a 27-13 win over visiting Lumpkin County Friday night. The Tigers are known for their spread offense, but Friday was a different story.
First year Dawson County High School Cross Country Coach Charles Beusse now has a race under his belt.
Dawson County High School Senior Dylan Forester crossed the finish line in first place Saturday morning at Chattahoochee Point Park in Suwanee. The initial race of the 2013 season was hosted by Lambert High School.
The Tigers picked up their fifth straight win with no losses following a come from behind 5-2 win over Gilmer County in Ellijay on March 5.
The run of Lady Tigers basketball came to a halt in Madison on Feb. 24 against a very strong Morgan County team.
The Dawson County boys' basketball season has come to an end. The Tigers ran into a very good Cedar Grove basketball team Feb. 25 in Ellenwood and fell 62-33.
The Dawson County baseball team is off to a great start. The Tigers, under first year head coach Thad Burgess, are currenlty 3-0 with wins at East Jackson Feb. 26, 13-0, and Chestatee on March 1, 10-2.
The Dawson County 12 and under all stars basketball team has done it again. The team won the GRPA District 7 Class B tournament March 1 and will compete in the GRPA State Tournament on March 7 and 9.
The No. 5 Class AAA Lady Tigers soccer team picked up two wins last week against Pickens County, 8-0, and Rabun County, 4-0.
The Dawson County varsity boys' soccer team improved its record to 3-1 with wins over Pickens County, 7-0, and Rabun County, 6-0, last week.
Dawson County High School varsity girls basketball coach Steve Sweat said at the beginning of the season that he anticipated Region 7-AAA to be one of the toughest in the state. Sweat proved to be right, as all four teams from the region advanced to the "Sweet Sixteen" round of the state tourney Feb. 21 and 22.
Region 7-AAA defeated all four teams from Region 5-AAA; East Hall defeated North Murray, 61-36, Buford won over Ringgold, 64-29, North Hall edged No. 1-seed Sonoraville, 62-53, and in the biggest game of all, Dawson County defeated a very talented Cartersville team, on ...
The Dawson County varsity boys' soccer team, ranked No. 8 in Class AAA, defeated North Forsyth in Coal Mountain, 2-0 on Feb. 21.
It was a scoreless battle in the first half, but that soon changed with a goal by Tiger Brandon Lund on an assist by Cole Edwards at the 33:33 mark of the second half.
Chants of "Sweet 16" rocked Ford E. Phillips Gymnasium on Friday night. The Dawson County Tigers punched their ticket to the next round of the state basketball playoffs with a 55-43 win over Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe.
Dawson County controlled the tempo in the first quarter and took a 6-4 lead with 3:16 remaining in the quarter on a made shot by Lucas Pain. The Tigers never surrendered that lead.
Tiger Gavin Brown was crowned champion at the State Traditional Wrestling Championships on Feb. 22. The tournament was a one-day event held at Buford High School.
Brown, who wrestles at 182 pounds, opened the tournament with a 4-1 decision over Isaiah Hale from North Hall. With the win, Brown advanced to the semi-finals.
The Dawson County High School varsity baseball team recorded several firsts for the season on opening day Feb. 19.
The team picked up its first win of the season, head coach Thad Burgess picked up his first win as coach and pitcher Logan Burt recorded his first win from the mound.
The last couple weeks have been a tough balancing act for Dawson County Tigers Coach Thad Burgess.
The Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball team is back in the show.
The Dawson County Tigers are beginning to be regulars in the Georgia High School Association basketball tournament.