The Dawson County High School boys tennis team opened the season with a 3-2 victory over visiting Fannin County last week. Fannin is in the Tigers region, however the match did not count toward region play.
Jacob Evans was named to the All-Region 8-AA first team. Evans had a great career at Dawson County High School. He scored more than 1,000 points and pulled down more than 500 rebounds.
The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tiger soccer team picked up its first win of the season with a 1-0 victory over Pickens County High School Feb. 22.
The Dawson County High School girls tennis team opened the season with a 3-2 win over Fannin County last week.
The Dawson County High School golf teams split their matches last week. Both teams defeated Gilmer County at Crystal Falls last Tuesday before dropping a match with Lumpkin County at Achasta Golf Club in Dahlonega on Thursday.
Jimmy Pruett's Dawson County High School varsity baseball team opened the season with two convincing wins last week.
Dawson County High School junior wrestler James Evans, 112 pounds, finished in second place at the AA State Traditional Wrestling Tournament last week at the Gwinnett Arena in Duluth.
The Dawson County High School varsity girl's soccer team lost its opening two matches of the season last week.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys soccer team opened the regular season with a 2-1 win over White County last Tuesday in Cleveland. The Tigers then dropped a 1-0 decision to state powerhouse Buford on Friday.
The Tigers basketball team dropped a 69-56 decision to Hart County last Thursday in Hartwell. With the loss Dawson ended its season with a 16-9 record.
Head Coach Jimmy Pruett and his staff got a chance to preview the upcoming baseball team with a scrimmage game against Pickens County High School on Friday night.
The Dawson County High School wrestling team competed in the State Sectional Traditional Tournament at Dublin High School last Friday and Saturday.
The season is over for the Dawson County Lady Tigers basketball team.
The Dawson County High School varsity boys basketball team is picking up steam at just the right time. The Tigers picked up two big wins last week to push their overall record to 15-8 as the team gets ready for Region 8-AA tournament play this week.
The Dawson County High School junior varsity girls basketball team ended the season with a convincing 37-22 win over visiting Banks County High School Friday afternoon. With the win, the Lady Tigers finished the season with a 5-8 record.
Coach Arron Haynes' Dawson County High School wrestling team competed at the State Traditional tournament in Macon Feb. 12-14. The Tigers took six wrestlers to the meet led by Gavin Brown (195 pounds), Harrison Adams (138 pounds), Jeremy Whalen (145 pounds), Brett Whalen (182 pounds), Ty Williams (heavyweight), and Justin Evans (113 pounds). All six wrestlers finished in the top ten.
Two-time state champion, Gavin Brown, finished in fourth place at state. Brown moved up a weight class this season and completed the season with a 44-8 record.
The Dawson County girls' soccer team opened the season with wins over Winder-Barrow, 7-0, on Feb. 10 and North Forsyth, 2-0, Feb. 13.
Coach Jed Lacey's team is currently ranked No, 7 in the latest Class AAA rankings.
The Dawson County boys' soccer team is ranked No. 1 this week in the latest Class AAA rankings.
The Tigers opened the season with wins over Winder-Barrow, 4-0, on Tuesday, and a 6-2 victory over North Forsyth Feb. 13
Despite the cold weather, baseball season for Coach Thad Burgess' Dawson County Tiger team began with a scrimmage game against Elbert County on Saturday.
On a chilly and windy Valentine's Day, the Tigers played seven innings in front of a decent crowd of Blue Devil and Tiger fans.
The Lady Tigers are region champions.