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.
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.
The five game winning streak for Head Coach Steve Sweat and his Lady Tiger basketball team is over.
The Dawson County boys basketball team continued its winning ways with three victories last week.
After announcing the new class designations last month, the Georgia High School Association moved forward in the next phase of reclassification, slotting teams into regions during last Wednesday's meeting in Thomaston.
Dawson County High School freshman softball pitcher and first baseman Jenna Abbott was named to the Gainesville Times All-Area second team last week.
The Dawson County ninth grade boys basketball team improved its record to 2-0 with a 46-18 win over Woody Gap last Thursday.
Coach Arron Haynes has announced team captains for the 2009-2010 wrestling season.
It has been a long time since the Dawson County Lady Tiger basketball team has started the season at 4-0. But Coach Steve Sweat has his team winning.
The Dawson County boys basketball team defeated Hebron Christian Academy, 59-48, to claim the championship trophy of the Inaugural Lions Thanksgiving Tournament. The tournament was held at Hebron Christian Academy in Dacula.
The Dawson County Lady Tiger basketball team steamrolled Oglethorpe County, 64-5, and Cross Keys, 73-1, last week to get off to a quick 2-0 start.
The JV girls basketball team lost to Lambert in its first action of the 2009-2010 season, by a 36-21 score last Thursday, Nov. 19.
Poor shooting from the free throw line spelled doom for Coach Wes Greer's junior varsity Tigers. The Tigers converted on only 6-of-15 attempts as the team lost its opening game of the season to Lambert High School 55-46 last Thursday, Nov. 19.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys cross country team is headed to the State Class AAA meet Saturday in Carrollton.
The Dawson County High School varsity Tigers football team struggled Friday night at White County High School.
First year head coach Charles Beusse will lead the Dawson County girls cross country team to the Region 7-AAA meet at Unicoi State Park just outside of Helen on Oct. 31.
Wrestling practice began this week at Dawson County High School.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys cross country team will compete in the Region 7-AAA meet at Unicoi State Park in Helen Oct. 31. The meet is being hosted by White County High School.
For two and a half quarters the Dawson County Tigers stood toe to toe with the Class AAA No. 1-ranked team. Head Coach Jeff Lee's team put forth a valiant effort, trailing just 14-3 at halftime, against the Buford High School Wolves.
Dawson County High School Head Football Coach Jeff Lee had a unique opportunity in August to watch three former Tigers perform against each other when Union College matched up against the University of the Cumberlands.
Running in their only home meet this season, Head Coach Charles Beusse's cross country teams seem primed to tackle the Region 7-AAA meet next week at Unicoi State Park.
Dawson County High School head football coach Jeff Lee's team has a formidable task Friday night when the team will play host to Buford High School.
Dawson County saw its season come to an end with a 5-4 loss to Banks County in the Region 7-AAA tournament at Lanier Pointe in Gainesville Oct. 8.
Dylan Forester captured first place at a cross country meet at Buford High School last week.
The Dawson County High School ninth grade Tigers football team defeated White County, 14-0, in Cleveland on Oct. 7.