It didn't go well from the start for Head Coach Jeff Lee's varsity Tiger football team.
The last two weekends have been a busy time for the Dawson County boys and girls cross country teams.
The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers softball team played its first game in eight days last Thursday. Despite the time off the Lady Tigers didn't miss a beat and came away with a 9-1 victory against Rabun County.
The Tigers opened the 2010 varsity football season with a 27-14 loss to Pickens County High School last Friday night in Jasper.
Weather played a major role this week for the Dawson County High School softball team. Thunderstorms on Tuesday caused a cancellation of a game at Pickens County, which was played on Wednesday under threatening skies in Jasper.
Football season is finally here. The Tigers, under head coach Jeff Lee, will travel to Jasper this Friday to take on the Pickens County High School Dragons in the opening game of the 2010 season.
The Dawson County Lady Tiger softball team traveled to Gainesville for the 9th Annual Lanier Point Invitational last Friday and Saturday. Games were halted after the Saturday morning session because of rain and will be made up this Saturday.
The Tigers will finally get to lineup against another team. Dawson has been conducting football practice for the last three weeks and now it is time to play someone else.
Dawson County High School Head Cross Country Coach Brian DeRose and his staff held time trials at Rock Creek Park last Friday.
The Dawson County Tiger football team concluded camp with a scrimmage Aug. 7 at Tiger Stadium. It was the end of a long week of three practices a day conducted by the Tiger coaching staff.
He is not a player of many words, but gives it 110 percent at all times while on the football field. This Tiger has played through injury, pain and many position changes, but he is always upbeat.
Tiger football player Zack Johnson is being recruited by several Division I football schools throughout the Southeast. Johnson, a 6'3" 300 pound senior, has traveled to many football camps this summer.
Dawson County High School is the recipient of the 2010 Georgia High School Association and Georgia Electric Membership Corporation Georgia EMC Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award for Region 8-AA.
The Dawson County High School boys' and girls' cross country team started regular season practices Aug. 2.
Dawson County High School Head Softball Coach Jimmy Pruett's team traveled to Anderson, S.C. to participate in the Higher Ground Softball Camp last week.
The Dawson County High School track team came off Spring Break April 8 and picked up huge wins over Lumpkin, Union and Fannin counties at home in Tigers Stadium.
The Dawson County High School boys' golf team won the Border Wars Tournament at Achasta Golf Club on April 8.
The Dawson County High School boys' tennis team defeated visiting Woody Gap High School, 5-0, on April 10.
Dawson County High School Head Coach Jed Lacey's boys' soccer team picked up a huge win at Wesleyan on April 11. The Tigers won the tough match with a score of 1-0.
It was one of the most memorable weeks in the history of Dawson County baseball.
Dawson County wrestler Gavin Brown was able to add another honor to his stellar career last week.
Spring sports will resume at Dawson County High School this week after taking a week off for Spring Break.
Three Dawson County High School Lady Tigers basketball players were honored by The Times of Gainesville last week.
The Dawson County High School baseball team had an up and down week.
Tiger seniors Lucas Pain and Levi Whitmire were named to the first-team Region 7-AAA All-Region team by coaches last month.
The Dawson County High School varsity girls' soccer team suffered its first defeat of the season last week.
Buford (5-6-1) scored two first half goals and the Tigers couldn't recover in a 2-0 loss last week at Buford.
Lady Tiger golfer Madison Caldwell led Dawson County to a win over Chestatee on March 20 at Chestatee Golf Club. Caldwell shot a 1-under par total of 35 to secure a 163-171 win.
The Dawson County High School boys' golf team is undefeated at 14-0 going into Spring Break.
The Dawson County High School varsity Tiger baseball team is back on the winning path following two victories last week.