View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

Upcoming ninth graders prepare

POSTED: May 3, 2011 5:15 p.m.
Pam Jacobs Dawson Community News/

Upcoming freshmen have been taking part in spring practices at Dawson County High School in preparation of the upcoming football season.

View Larger

Head Coach Jeff Lee and his staff recently finished the first week of spring practice for upcoming ninth graders last week. Between 25-35 students participated in practice in preparation for the transition to high school football.

 

“We are really pleased with what these kids are doing,” Lee said. “It gives our coaching staff a chance to get to see these guys before we start our summer workouts.”

 

The players are working on fundamentals and the Tiger offensive and defensive schemes during the 9-day practice.

 

Spring practice for the upcoming freshmen will finish Thursday.

 

Next week the varsity will begin their spring practices for two weeks.

 

“We didn’t get a full week because of the storm so we got a day behind. Overall I’m pleased with their effort. We are being real basic with them and teaching them the game. There are a real good core of linemen that are big and can move. This group, if they stay with it, has a chance to be very good,” Lee said.

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

Progress 2015
Pick up a copy of this week...
Republicans salute Churchil...
Around Back at Rocky’s Plac...
Tigers outlast West Hall
Lady Tiger Camryn Geiger sp...
Tigers stay on top in regio...
Freshman Dennis Pyetsukh sc...
Tigers host teams before tr...
Jakob Scoggins clears a hur...
Week highlights children of...
Students from the school di...
Intersection update irks bu...
Transportation representati...
Spring has sprung
Regenia Leuenberger has bee...
Tigers take down East Hall
Dillard Blanton smashes a f...
 

Contents of this site are © Copyright 2015 Dawsonnews, Dawsonville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...