Dawson County High School varsity girls basketball coach Steve Sweat's Lady Tigers team but came up on the short end of a 70-65 loss to Hayesville, N.C. in the finals of the Battle of the States tournament at Towns County High School last week.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys' basketball team returned home on Saturday as champions of the Battle of the States tournament at Towns County High School in Hiawassee.
Dawson County High School Coach Anne Hyams and her junior varsity Lady Tiger basketball team demolished Lumpkin County, 57-27, Dec. 26 in Dahlonega.
The 28th Annual Amicalola Wrestling Classic came to an end on Saturday afternoon. After an exciting two days of wrestling, host team Dawson County finished in second place with 201 team points.
The Dawson County Tiger varsity wrestling team took home a third place finish during last week's Rumble on the Ridge tournament held at Fannin County High School in Blue Ridge.
It was a busy week for Coach Steve Sweat and his Lady Tiger basketball team. The team played three away games, which is always trying for a veteran team.
Still fighting injuries, illness and unforeseen circumstances, the Dawson County High School Tigers basketball team had a tough week with losses to Region 7-AAA foe White County, 59-50, and Lumpkin County, 62-51, before rebounding on Saturday with a 48-45 win over Brookstone.
The annual Amicalola Wrestling Classic is this weekend at Dawson County High School.
Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball is on fire. Head Coach Steve Sweat's team averaged 67.6 points per game last week in three wins over Pickens, 63-59, Lumpkin County, 66-33 and Pacelli, 74-5.
Playing through injuries and adversity is something that teams have to overcome during a long basketball season. Coach Thad Burgess' team is currently playing with a small squad.
The Dawson County wrestling team hosted Rabun Gap and White County in a tri-match Dec. 10. The Tigers picked up two big wins defeating Rabun Gap, 75-6, and White County, 48-36.
Two Dawson County softball players were named to the All-Area team by The Times of Gainesville last week.
The varsity wrestling team traveled to Lumpkin County on Dec. 3 and competed against Commerce and Riverside Military Academy.
The Class AAA runner-up Lady Tiger basketball team dropped its first game of the season , 58-46, at Banks County Dec. 6.
It's in. Coaches around the state of Georgia have been eagerly awaiting the new region alignments as voted on by the Georgia High School Association.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Effort, heart and persistence were three key terms to describe the Dawson County boys' basketball team last week.
The Dawson County Lady Tigers bounced back last week with two big Region 7-AAA wins.
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.
Dawson County High School Varsity Girls Coach Steve Sweat and his Lady Tigers split games last week. The Lady Tigers defeated West Hall, 62-31, before losing to Fannin County, 58-45, on Friday night. Both games were on the road.
The Dawson County Tigers did their best in creating some separation from the logjam of teams behind them in Region 7-AAA on Jan. 14, earning a 69-66 overtime win over West Hall in Oakwood.
Dawson County High School has signed another of its senior baseball players to a Rome college.
The Dawson County High School Junior Varsity girls basketball team extended its record to 8-1 with two wins last week.