The Dawson County High School varsity boys basketball team is picking up steam at just the right time. The Tigers picked up two big wins last week to push their overall record to 15-8 as the team gets ready for Region 8-AA tournament play this week.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team ended the season with a convincing 37-22 win over visiting Banks County High School Friday afternoon. With the win, the Lady Tigers finished the season with a 5-8 record.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys basketball team has found a terrible time of year to go into an offensive slump. Head Coach Thad Burgess's team scored only 44 points in a 47-44 loss to Fannin County last Tuesday and only 46 points in a loss to Rabun County on Friday, 51-46.
A perfect season and a championship, that's what the Dawson County Middle School seventh grade girls basketball team received over the weekend. The team finished the season with a 14-0 record and a 40-35 championship win over Clear Creek in the Mountain League tournament on Saturday.
Five Tiger wrestlers were honored during Senior Night last Tuesday. Timothy Blythe, Jaziel Bustamante, Kyle Maciolek, Casey McGinnis and David Wood wrestled their last home match against Gilmer County.