Dawson County High School junior Madalyn Walters had a strong showing at the state track meet last week in Albany. Walters finished as state runner-up in both the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter.
The Dawson County High School tennis team held its annual banquet on May 9.
Lady Tiger soccer player Katie Pritchard signed an athletic scholarship May 4 to continue her career at Gordon College in Barnesville, Ga.
The Georgia High School Association voted last Tuesday to expand to six classifications for athletic competition, largely because of the unity of metro Atlanta.
The varsity football team will "hit the ground running" during spring practice which began Monday. According to Head Coach Jeff Lee, the coaching staff will speed things up for his older players.
Surrounded by his parents, sister, coaches and friends, Dawson County High School senior Kaleb Holbrook signed an athletic scholarship to play baseball at South Georgia College in Douglas, Ga.
Madalyn Walters is headed to the girl's state track meet. Walters captured the Region 8-AA championship last week in the 3,200-meters at East Jackson High School in Commerce. Walters finished a considerable distance ahead of second place runner Dorie Faber of North Oconee who was 23 seconds behind her.
The Dawson County varsity boys' soccer team is headed to state.
The Lady Tiger soccer season has come to an end. Dawson lost a close match to East Jackson, 1-0, last Wednesday that eliminated the team from region tournament play.
The boys and girls golf teams lost to Jackson County April 13.
The boys and girls track teams finished the regular season last week in a tri-meet held at Johnson High School in Gainesville.
The Dawson County High School Tigers varsity baseball team was on a four-game winning streak before first place Fannin County came to town April 11.
The Dawson County High School Tigers are playing great baseball. Not only is the team scoring runs, 38 in the last three games, but the team is playing great defense behind really good pitching.
The Dawson County High School boys and girls golf teams traveled to Big Canoe Golf Club for a match against Pickens County High School on March 24.
The Dawson County High School girls' tennis team is headed for the region tournament.
Dawson County High School rising sophomore Hunter Burt was named to The Times of Gainesville's honorable mention golf team last weekend. Burt plays for Coach Wes Greer at Dawson County.
Dawson County's Madison Caldwell did just as much worrying as she did playing golf on the day of the state championship meet.
Coach Thad Burgess' Dawson County High School boys' basketball team traveled to Jefferson, Jackson County and Banks County last week.
A lifelong dream to be a head softball coach has come true for Nickie Rogers. The 16-year veteran has taken a head coaching position at Sprayberry High School in Cobb County.
Dawson County High School veteran girls' basketball coach Steve Sweat's Lady Tigers' program are in full swing this summer.
The Dawson County High School Tigers boys' basketball program has begun summer workouts in preparation for the 2014-2015 season.