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Burgess looks forward to leading team

The last couple weeks have been a tough balancing act for Dawson County Tigers Coach Thad Burgess.

February 18, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Lady Tigers move to State

The Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball team is back in the show.

February 18, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Tigers advance to finals

The Dawson County Tigers are beginning to be regulars in the Georgia High School Association basketball tournament.

February 18, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Tigers finish third at State Sectionals

Dawson County High School Wrestling Coach Arron Haynes' Tiger team finished in third place at the State Sectionals tournament Feb. 7 and 8 at Sonoraville High School.

February 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Ladies head to region tourney as No. 4 seed

Last week didn't start well for Head Coach Steve Sweat's Dawson County High School varsity girls basketball team, after losing to North Hall on Feb. 4, 66-49. However, the team rebounded with two big wins over West Hall, 42-35, on Feb. 7 and Banks County, 55-51 on Saturday.

February 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Team ready to hit the pitch

Dawson County High School Varsity Boys Soccer Coach Jed Lacey says that he is excited about his team this year. The Tigers have high expectations every year, after going to the state playoffs five out of the last six years.

February 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Boys heating up

The Dawson County High School varsity boys' basketball team is getting hot at just the right time. Coach Thad Burgess' team is currently on a three game winning streak headed into the Region 7-AAA tournament to be held this week.

February 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Girls finish season 11-2

The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team, under Coach Anne Hyams, finished the 2013-2014 season with an impressive 11-2 record.

February 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Wrestlers capture Area 3

Hard work and dedication are two words used to describe the Area 3 Class AAA champions, the Dawson County Tigers.

The Tiger wrestling team, under the helm of Head Coach Arron Haynes, defeated defending Woodward Academy on their home mat to take the championship last weekend.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Buford too much for Lady Tigers

Coach Steve Sweat's Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers' basketball team matched up against region rival and No. 3 ranked in Class AAA, Buford (20-2; 11-0) Jan. 31 in Dawsonville.

Dawson County was unable to recover from a 17-2 first quarter deficit and dropped a 59-23 decision to the Lady Wolves.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Tigers face Wolves

There was an electrifying atmosphere in the Ford E. Phillips Gymnasium Jan. 31 as the Buford Wolves traveled to Dawson County to face the Tigers.

Buford, undefeated in Region 7-AAA, faced a fired up student section and a feisty Tiger team.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Ladies bring home championship trophy

Champions -- it has a nice ring to it, that's what the Dawson County Middle School eighth grade girls' basketball team accomplished Jan. 27 at the Mountain League basketball tournament in Blue Ridge.

Coach Tina Brown's team defeated Clear Creek and handled the Lady Bobcats by a 28-12 score to capture the prized trophy.

February 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | Middle School


Boys take down White, fall to East Hall

Effort, heart and persistence were three key terms to describe the Dawson County boys' basketball team last week.

January 28, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Ladies rebound with two wins

The Dawson County Lady Tigers bounced back last week with two big Region 7-AAA wins.

January 28, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Grapplers honor seniors

The Dawson County High School wrestling program recognized its seniors during the annual Senior Night tradition Jan. 14. The Tigers grapplers picked up two big wins against Riverside Military Academy, 57-18, and Rabun Gap, 72-6.

January 28, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


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Teams take part in invitational

The Dawson County High School boys track team ran at the prestigious Greater Atlanta Christian School Invitational on March 15 in Norcross.

March 18, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Streak moves to eight for boys team

The winning streak is now at eight games for the Dawson County High School varsity boys' soccer team. Coach Jed Lacey's team swept all three games at the Tournament of Champions in Jekyll Island on March 13-15.

March 18, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Ends 5-game winning streak

Dawson County was on "cloud nine" after winning its first five games of the season. Unfortunately, that came to an end last week as the Tigers dropped all three of their games. All three games were region 7-AAA match-ups.

March 18, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Golfers pick up wins despite bad weather

Dawson County High School Golf Coach Wes Greer's team played two matches last week in less than favorable weather.

March 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Dominance on field

The Dawson County High School varsity girls soccer team showed why it holds a No. 7 ranking in the state in Class AAA.

March 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Boys soccer team takes two

The Dawson County High School varsity soccer team won both matches played last week in convincing fashion.

March 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Region action on tap

The Tigers picked up their fifth straight win with no losses following a come from behind 5-2 win over Gilmer County in Ellijay on March 5.

March 11, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Girls eliminated after facing Morgan

The run of Lady Tigers basketball came to a halt in Madison on Feb. 24 against a very strong Morgan County team.

March 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Team bows out of tournament

The Dawson County boys' basketball season has come to an end. The Tigers ran into a very good Cedar Grove basketball team Feb. 25 in Ellenwood and fell 62-33.

March 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Baseball team starts strong

The Dawson County baseball team is off to a great start. The Tigers, under first year head coach Thad Burgess, are currenlty 3-0 with wins at East Jackson Feb. 26, 13-0, and Chestatee on March 1, 10-2.

March 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Ladies team ranked No. 5

The No. 5 Class AAA Lady Tigers soccer team picked up two wins last week against Pickens County, 8-0, and Rabun County, 4-0.

March 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Boys improve record

The Dawson County varsity boys' soccer team improved its record to 3-1 with wins over Pickens County, 7-0, and Rabun County, 6-0, last week.

March 04, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Ladies make it to Sweet Sixteen

Dawson County High School varsity girls basketball coach Steve Sweat said at the beginning of the season that he anticipated Region 7-AAA to be one of the toughest in the state. Sweat proved to be right, as all four teams from the region advanced to the "Sweet Sixteen" round of the state tourney Feb. 21 and 22.

Region 7-AAA defeated all four teams from Region 5-AAA; East Hall defeated North Murray, 61-36, Buford won over Ringgold, 64-29, North Hall edged No. 1-seed Sonoraville, 62-53, and in the biggest game of all, Dawson County defeated a very talented Cartersville team, on ...

February 25, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


No. 8 ranked Tigers defeat North Forsyth

The Dawson County varsity boys' soccer team, ranked No. 8 in Class AAA, defeated North Forsyth in Coal Mountain, 2-0 on Feb. 21.

It was a scoreless battle in the first half, but that soon changed with a goal by Tiger Brandon Lund on an assist by Cole Edwards at the 33:33 mark of the second half.

February 25, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


Crowd energizes Tigers

Chants of "Sweet 16" rocked Ford E. Phillips Gymnasium on Friday night. The Dawson County Tigers punched their ticket to the next round of the state basketball playoffs with a 55-43 win over Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe.

Dawson County controlled the tempo in the first quarter and took a 6-4 lead with 3:16 remaining in the quarter on a made shot by Lucas Pain. The Tigers never surrendered that lead.

February 25, 2014 | Pam Jacobs | High School


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