Tiger basketball star Tyler Dominy will lace up his shoes at the University of North Georgia next season.
Tiger sports teams took part in a required "dead week" last week. The period runs from June 30 through July 6. Beginning four summers ago, the Georgia High School Association executive committee approved the "dead week" by request of the GHSA coaches.
American Legion Post 247 seems to be in a slump. Head Coach Kasey Wilson's team has lost the last three games and are sitting at 3-5 record.
Isabelle Kinsey, swimming in the 8 and under age group, set several all-star times for her Dawsonville Racers team during a meet held at the City Pool in Dacula on June 22.
Former Dawson County High Lady Tiger Carly Gilreath will continue her basketball career at the University of South Carolina-Aiken next season under Pacer Coach Mike Brandt.
American Legion Post 247 moved to 3-2 on the season after picking up two wins last week. The team defeated Loganville, 8-4, and Canton, 9-6. Both were home games played at Tiger Stadium on the campus of Dawson County High School. Blake Thomas, White County, started and pitched five strong innings. He allowed only four runs against Loganville. Dawson County graduate Jeffrey Partington came on in relief. Partington threw four innings without issuing a run. ...
Boys from Dawson County and surrounding counties learned basketball fundamentals at the Tiger Boys Basketball Camp last week at Rock Creek Park.
Recent Dawson County Tiger football standout Harley Vaughn will continue his career next season playing for Coach Daryl Dickey at the University of West Georgia.
The Dawsonville Racers girls swim team competed at the North Georgia Swim League Splash meet at the Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center in Clarksville on June 15.
Standout Lady Tiger golfer Madison Caldwell was selected to the Class AAA All-State team last week.
Coach Stephanie Morgan's boys swim team competed at the North Georgia Swim League Splash meet June 15 at the Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center in Clarksville.
The 2013 7-AAA Region baseball team was announced last week. The team is selected by region coaches.
Former Dawson County standout Levi Wilson will enter his junior season at Union College in Barbourville, Ky. this year. He is the son of Karen and Gary Wilson.
It was a busy week for Coach Thad Burgess and his Tiger basketball team. Burgess' troops played in a team camp hosted by schools in Jackson County. The team played some good competition, which included Jefferson and Hart County. "I am very pleased with our progress after a week of practice and four nights of games. I thought we competed extremely hard and gained a lot of confidence by beating perennial playoff and athletic teams ...
American Legion Post 247 dropped its first game of the season to a hard hitting Buford team last Saturday by a score of 16-9.
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.