It was a tough week for the Dawson County Lady Tiger varsity basketball team. Head Coach Steve Sweat's team played two top-10 ranked AA opponents in Rabun County, No. 3, and North Oconee, No. 10. To make matters worse, both games were long road trips.
The No. 9-ranked Dawson County High School varsity basketball team broke its two-game losing skid with an impressive 37-33 win over North Oconee last Thursday night in Bogart.
The Riverview Middle School eighth grade boy's basketball team seems to be finding its form at the right time.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity Lady Tiger basketball team got a taste of "varsity" action when it traveled to North Murray High School last Friday night.
Head Coach Nichole Green's eight grade Lady Tiger basketball team lost a heartbreaker to Jasper Middle School last Thursday, Jan. 21. The final score was 21-13.
Dawson County Middle School eighth grade boys Head Coach Jonathan Tinsley's basketball team remained undefeated with a 48-30 win over Pickens County Middle School last Thursday.
The Dawson County Middle School seventh grade boys basketball team has played extremely well since the Christmas break.
The Lady Tigers lost a tough battle to Region 8A-AA foe Union County last Wednesday in Dawsonville. Despite keeping the game close for much of three quarters, the Lady Tigers fell to Union 51-41.
It was an up and down week for Head Coach Thad Burgess and his Tiger basketball team last week. In a rescheduled make-up game with Union County, the Tigers were victorious with a convincing 53-43 win.
The Lady Tiger junior varsity basketball team defeated Union County 30-24 last Wednesday in Dawsonville.
The Dawson County Middle School seventh grade girls basketball team won two games last Thursday and Friday. Neither contest seemed to be in question, as the Lady Tigers defeated Pickens County Middle School, 30-9, and Clear Creek Middle School, 37-8.
The Dawson County Lady Tiger basketball team moved to 10-4 on the season with two wins last week.
Jefferson High School went into the Area 8-AA Duals tournament as the No. 1-seed on Monday at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity boys basketball team lost to Lambert High School 60-25 last Tuesday in Dawsonville.
The Dawson County High School varsity Tiger basketball team picked up two wins last week.
Friday could be the biggest night of the season for the Dawson County Tigers as the play host to Region 7-AAA rival West Hall.
The beat marches on for the Dawson County middle school Tigers football team.
Senior pitcher Joy Lewis had an outstanding week as the Lady Tigers recorded 32 strikeouts while only surrendering one walk as Dawson County picked up three wins.
The Dawson County Middle School football team mounted an impressive 48-26 win over Pickens Middle School Thursday and is now 3-0 on the season.
In the third meet of the season, the Dawson County High School boys cross country team ran to a first place finish at Wesleyan in Norcross on Saturday.
The Dawson County Tigers dropped their second football game of the season Friday against Gilmer County at home.
Fatigue seemed to set in for the Dawson County High School varsity softball team.
After Thursday's 26-22 scrimmage game win over Chestatee Middle School, it looks like Coach Benjy Edwards' team is ready for the season to begin.
After seven games the Lady Tigers softball team remains undefeated.
Friday night was the final tune-up for the Dawson County High School football team, but the game with North Hall at Tigers Stadium didn't go exactly as Head Coach Jeff Lee had planned.
Dawson County High School's cross country season kicks off Saturday at Chestatee High School.
Coach Jeff Compton got a great look at his Dawson County Middle School softball team last Friday.
Offensively, the Lady Tigers softball team is on fire.
Trailing by 21 as half time neared, the Dawson County Tigers mounted a comeback but fell short against Westminster to start off the preseason during a scrimmage Friday night.
Lady Tiger Heather Brady went 2-for-2 at the plate but it wasn't enough as Dawson County fell, 9-1, to Union County last Wednesday, Aug. 6 in Blairsville.