With the 2009-2010 basketball season ready to get underway, the Dawson County Tigers held a scrimmage game last Thursday night against Providence Christian Academy from Lilburn.
It was just a scrimmage, but the Dawson County Lady Tigers were feeling good about themselves as they walked off the floor Thursday night at the Ford E. Phillips Center.
The Dawson County High School girl's cross country team set a goal back in June to finish in the top four in the state. Mission accomplished.
The season is over for Head Coach Jeff Lee and his Dawson County varsity football team.
The Dawson County High School boys' cross country team ran a solid race in last Saturday's State Class AA meet hosted by Carrollton High School.
Dawson County High School's girls' cross country team is the 2009 Region 8-AA champions.
It was senior night at Tiger Stadium last Friday night. Head Coach Jeff Lee and his staff honored five young men who have dedicated the last four years to Tiger football.
The Dawson County High School boys' cross country team is headed to the state meet in Carrollton this Saturday.
The Dawson County Tiger football team dropped its third straight game in a 44-14 shellacking by Union County last Friday night at Tiger Stadium.
Head Coach Brian DeRose and his boys' and girls' cross country teams are preparing for the Region 8-AA meet this weekend at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville. In a tune-up for the region meet, Dawson ran against five other schools in a race at Buford High School last Wednesday, Oct. 21.
The Dawson County High School Varsity Tiger Football team is preparing this week to take on the Union County Panthers, a team that Coach Jeff Lee has never lost to.
The Dawson County High School Cross Country team participated in a run at Buck's Corn Maze on Oct. 9.
Fall is in the air and football is getting in high gear.
The 2009 softball season is over for the Lady Tigers.
The Dawson County junior varsity football team was victorious over Pickens County last Thursday in Jasper by a convincing 26-7 score. The Tigers moved to 3-1 on the season with the win.
Coach Jed Lacey knew last week was going to be tough for his Tiger soccer team. Playing two ranked teams in three days is physically and mentally demanding. The Tigers split games with a 3-0 win over West Hall on Tuesday before dropping a 3-0 decision to Blessed Trinity on Thursday.
Friday was a battle between two Class AAA top 10- ranked teams as the No. 4 Lady Tigers played a tough match against No. 7-ranked White County (7-3) at Tiger Stadium. Dawson County came out on top with a 1-0 victory.
Dawson County High School varsity soccer coach Jed Lacey was noticeably unhappy with how his third-ranked Dawson County Tigers played against White County on March 22 at Tiger Stadium. "It was a very sluggish game," Lacey said. "I knew coming back from the Tournament of Champions in Jekyll Island we would have to get the engines going again. This was not one of our better games, but we pushed through it and did enough to win. I'm glad we got that game out of our system."
Fighting the elements and some good Class AAA teams, the Dawson County High School varsity Tigers baseball team went 1-2 last week. Weather was an issue last week. On March 18, the Tigers were rained out against White County. The game was pushed back a day and was played on March 19 in Cleveland. Dawson County came out on the good end of a 4-3 win.
The fourth-ranked, Class AAA, Lady Tiger soccer team is currently 7-0 on the season after defeating three teams in Jekyll Island over the weekend. Head coach Jed Lacey's team dominated Cedar Shoals, Aquinas and Richmond Academy.
The Dawson County boys soccer team traveled to Jekyll Island over the weekend and proved why it is ranked No. 4 in Class AAA. The Tigers didn't give up a goal as the team defeated Cedar Shoals, 3-0, Brunswick, 5-0 and Richmond Academy, 6-0, at the Tournament of Champions event.
The Dawson County track team picked up two huge wins last week with a tri-match against Forsyth Central and Fannin County in Dawsonville. The Lady Tigers scored 101 points to capture first place. Central tallied 35 points and Fannin scored 25 points.
Dawson County High School football player Zack Martin was one of 10 players in the state of Georgia to receive the NAPA Auto Parts/Larry Csonka "Blue Collar Player of the Year" award. The award, which was presented March 19 in Macon, is given to "hard-working" players that, according to NFL Hall of Famer Larry Csonka in a released statement, "show up for work every day and never complain, unsung heroes who spend little time in ...