What a stressful week for Coach Jimmy Pruett and his varsity Lady Tiger softball team. Dawson County standout third baseman Emily Hunsucker suffered a high-ankle sprain in Tuesday's game with Fannin County to start the downfall.
The season all comes down to one game. Coach Benjy Edwards' Dawson County middle school football team will travel to Pickens County High School Thursday to play for the North Georgia Mountain League Championship against the middle school program from Pickens County.
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.
Dawson County's middle school football program upped its record to 2-1 with a nail-biting 7-6 win over Clear Creek Middle School last week in Ellijay.
The Lady Tigers softball team split games last week in two big Region 7-AAA match-ups. On Tuesday the team defeated Banks County, 6-3. Joy Lewis was the winning pitcher. She recorded nine strikeouts and two walks. Lewis gave up just seven hits in the win. Lewis also had a great day at the plate. She picked up two hits. Also recording multiple hit games were Martie Rogers, two hits, and Tabitha Morrison with three hits. ...
The Tigers will be back in action against a very tough North Hall Trojan football team Friday night in Clermont.
The Dawson County Middle School softball team finished the season with a second place finish in the North Georgia Mountain League tournament last week at Roper Park in Jasper.
Dawson County High School has named a new baseball coach. Varsity boys basketball coach Thad Burgess will replace Jimmy Pruett. Burgess was approved at the Sept. 9 board of education meeting. He will continue to coach the basketball team. Pruett had been the head Tiger baseball coach for 22 years. "Coach Pruett has been very loyal to the baseball program for 22 years. The players, parents and community should all be very grateful of the ...
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.
Coach Jeff Compton and his Dawson County softball team moved its record to 3-1 in Mountain League play last week with a 16-1 win over the Pickens County middle school program.
A big crowd was on hand recently at Sandy Walls Field in Dawsonville for the opening of Dawson County Middle School football.
The Dawson County cross country team is preparing for Saturday's Warpath Invitational at Boling Park in Canton.
The Dawson County High School varsity wrestling team moved to an impressive 11-3 dual meet record with two wins last week.
The Dawson County High School varsity girls' basketball team remains undefeated following a big 61-12 win over Social Circle Nov. 26.
The Dawson County varsity boys basketball team continued its winning ways with a 52-32 win over Social Circle Nov. 26 at the Walnut Grove Thanksgiving Shootout.
Coach Mark Thomason's eighth grade Riverview Middle School Eagles boys' basketball team remains undefeated following wins over Jasper and Clear Creek.
The Riverview Middle School seventh grade boys basketball team tried to use a fourth quarter rally to pull out a win over Jasper Middle School Nov. 19.
Dawson County Middle School eighth grade girls' basketball coach Tina Brown's team remains undefeated following two recent wins.
The Dawson County Middle School eighth grade boys' basketball team lost a heartbreaker, 47-44, to Pickens County Middle on Nov. 21.
Dawson County Middle School Coach Nichole Green's seventh grade Lady Tigers defeated Pickens County Middle, 31-30, Nov. 21.
The seventh grade Tigers from Dawson County Middle School fell to Pickens County Middle by a 35-11 score on Nov. 21.
The Riverview Middle school eighth grade girls basketball team won a thriller over Jasper Middle School on Nov. 21.
The Riverview Middle School seventh grade girls basketball team dropped two games last week to Jasper Middle, 24-10, on Nov. 21, and Clear Creek, 32-18, on Nov. 22.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team opened its season with a big win over Pinecrest Academy on Friday.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity boys basketball team lost a close game, 34-30, against visiting Pickens County Nov. 19.
The Dawson County High School wrestling team brought home two big wins last week.
What a way to open the season for the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers varsity basketball team Nov. 19.