Madison Caldwell has been blessed with an ability to play golf well and she's not about to take it for granted. With a long windup and smooth follow through, she's developed a rare ability to blast a golf ball off the tee with driver in hands well in excess of 250 yards.
Three Dawson County Tiger baseball players were selected to the All-Area team by The Times of Gainesville last week. Infielder Logan Burt was named to the second team while pitcher Jeffrey Partington and outfielder David Chester were named honorable mention.
The Dawson County High School Tiger football program participated in the Hickory Flat seven on seven tournament hosted by Sequoyah High School recently.
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.
Standout Lady Tiger golfer Madison Caldwell was selected to the Class AAA All-State team last week.
The 2013 7-AAA Region baseball team was announced last week. The team is selected by region coaches.
There are still several months before the Dawson County High School wrestling team takes to the mats, but several young Tigers have started working on their moves and performing maneuvers over the summer.
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 ...
Looks like the Dawson County Lady Tiger basketball team is primed to make another run deep into the Class AAA state tournament during the upcoming season.
The Tiger football team is working out in preparation for next season. Head Coach Jeff Lee will return a wealth of talent from last year's 6-5 Class AAA state playoff team. Official practice will begin July 25 for the Tigers. In the meantime Dawson County has several workouts and camps scheduled. Fifteen offensive linemen are taking part in the Mike Hodges Offensive Linemen camp at Middle Georgia College through today. There are several senior Tigers ...
Summer basketball is in full swing for the Dawson County boys' program. Head Coach Thad Burgess will try to replace a very successful group of seniors. Burgess lost Tyler Dominy, Will Anglin, Gunnar Armstrong and Camron Chester to graduation from last year's 21-8 team. The Tigers were defeated in the first round of the Class AAA state playoffs against Woodward Academy, 51-39. Burgess has scheduled several events this summer, which include team camps at Jefferson ...
Two Tiger golfers played in the State Class AAA championships last week. Both golfers had to overcome wet conditions on their respective golf courses after torrential rain on May 19. Sophomore Madison Caldwell finished the 18-hole course at Chateau Elan in Braselton in fifth place and a score of 81. Caldwell was only two shots behind fourth place finisher Gracie Henderson from Blessed Trinity. Forty-nine golfers were entered in the individual event. Winning the state ...
The boys and girls golf teams celebrated the 2013 season with a banquet at Dawson County High School last week.
The Lady Tiger soccer team held its awards banquet last week at the Dawson County Board of Education Community Center.
Three Dawson County Lady Tigers were selected to the Region 7-AAA All-Region team last week. The players were voted on by coaches in the region.
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.
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.
The Dawson County varsity boys basketball team is off to a great start. Head Coach Thad Burgess' Tiger team won two big games last week to start the season with a 2-0 record.
The Dawson County High School boys and girls basketball teams played a scrimmage game at Rabun County last week.
Dawson County High School signed its first scholar athlete for the year on Monday.
The season has abruptly ended for the Dawson County High School varsity Tigers football team. Coach Jeff Lee's team lost 10-7 to visiting West Hall, ending the season. The Tigers finished with a 5-5 overall record, but were 3-4 in Region 7-AAA.
It was a cool morning for the Class AAA state cross country meet in Carrollton on Saturday.
The Dawson County High School varsity football season will come down to the Tigers' final game of the season on Friday night.
The season hinges on the Dawson County High School Tigers' final game of the season. The team will match up against West Hall (5-4; 3-3).
The extremely young but hard working Dawson County Lady Tigers cross country team qualified for the Class AAA State meet last week.