Dawson County Park and Recreation's youth wrestling team, the John Wayne Corcoran Wrestling Association, had 20 wrestlers compete in 23 weight classes at the Dahlonega Goldmine tournament at Lumpkin County High School on Saturday.
Kincaid Schuette won tournament champion in the 8 and under, 65 pound weight class after wrestling his way through a 13 man bracket with two pins and a tech fall.
December 11, 2012|
From staff reports
|Parks & Recreation
Three members of the Dawsonville Racers swim team competed well at the state park and recreation meet in Tifton last weekend.
Aidan Kudlas captured second place in the 25-yard breast stoke in the 8 and under division. Kudlas qualified for the state meet with a runner-up finish in the breast stroke and the 100-yard IM at the district meet earlier this month.
Kick-off the fall sports season at the inaugural Fall Sports Pep Rally hosted by Dawson County Parks and Recreation Aug. 19. Combined with August movie night, the fun-filled event will be held at the Veterans Memorial Park football field beginning at 6 p.m.
The Dawson County Dizzy Dean 7-year old All-Star team was eliminated from state tournament play recently in Canton.
The team, coached by Billy Smith, won its first game of the tournament against Hall County before losing its next two games to Hobgood and Ringgold to put them out of the double elimination tournament.