Chad Cunningham, Tennessee Volunteer football player and former Dawson County High School football star, has entered his name in the record books. Cunningham is listed on the career punting list as the number eight punter in Tennessee history.
The Georgia High School Association recently announced the new region alignments for member schools beginning next fall.
The 27th annual Amicalola Classic wrestling tournament was held Jan. 1 and 2 at Dawson County High School. The tournament was a huge success with Gilmer County taking the team championship.
Tiger wrestler James Evans captured a first place tournament champion's medal at the Walnut Grove Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 19. Evans wrestles in the 112-pound weight class. He finished the tournament with an impressive 6-1 record.
Head Coach Thad Burgess and his varsity Tiger basketball team were licking their wounds after losing their top 10 ranking in AA.
The Dawson County Middle School seventh grade girls basketball team defeated Riverview Middle School, in a very close and exciting game, 26-24, last Friday, Dec. 18.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team picked up two big wins last week.
The Riverview Middle School seventh grade boys basketball team defeated Dawson County Middle School 45-28 on Friday, Dec. 18.
Since being ranked No. 10 in AA, Dawson County has fallen on rough times.
It was a long tiring week for the Dawson County Lady Tiger varsity basketball team. The Lady Tigers made two long road trips. The team travelled to Walnut Grove on Tuesday night, a 52-31 defeat, and to East Jackson on Friday night, a 39-38 win.
Head Coach Nichole Green's eighth grade Lady Tigers' basketball team defeated Riverview Middle School 30-12 on Thursday, Dec. 10.
The Riverview Middle School seventh and eighth grade basketball teams lost to White County Middle School last Friday, Dec. 11.
The Dawson County seventh grade girls basketball team won a thriller over Riverview Middle School on Dec. 10. The Lady Tigers defeated the Lady Eagles by a 22-21 score.
The Lady Tigers keep finding a way to win. Last week was a perfect example, as Head Coach Steve Sweat and the team won two close games over Banks County 42-39, and Jefferson, 37-35. The team's only hiccup was a 50-42 loss to White County on Saturday.
The No. 10-ranked Dawson County boys basketball team picked up two wins last week against Banks County, 55-53, and non-region foe White County, 54-51. Sandwiched in between, the Tigers lost their first game of the season to an athletic Jefferson team, 65-54.
Even though the Dawson County offense moved the ball at times against West Hall Friday night in Tigers Stadium, Head Coach Jeff Lee's varsity football team still couldn't find the end zone.
Dawson County High School Head Cross Country Couch Coach Charles Beusse's teams traveled to Ellijay on Sept. 27 to participate in the Clear Creek Trail Invitational.
The Dawson County middle school football Tigers finished the regular season with a perfect 5-0 record after defeating Union County, 24-0, Sept. 25 at Riverview Middle.
Dawson County Middle School Cross Country Coach John Lundy's teams competed at the Clear Creek Trail Invitational Saturday in Ellijay.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity boys and girls cross country teams competed at the Clear Creek Trail Invitational recently in Ellijay.
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.