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Spring football concludes with scrimmage

Spring football at Dawson County High School culminated last week with the spring game under the lights.

May 24, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Soccer teams host end of year event

The Dawson County High School girls and boys soccer teams held their annual banquet last week at Veterans Park to celebrate another successful season.

May 24, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Elliott earns spot in all-star race via fan vote

After three weeks of tough finishes for Dawsonville's Chase Elliott, the stage was set at Charlotte Motor Speedway over the weekend.

May 24, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Five Tigers make all-region team in baseball

As the playoffs wrap up and the baseball season comes to a close, this year's all-region team was released last week with five Dawson County Tigers on the list.

May 24, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson runners and high jumper make it to podium

The Dawson County High School boys and girls track teams traveled to Albany last week for the state meet where three athletes made it on the podium, three new school records were set and the boys team took 15th overall.

May 17, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Spring football game Friday

It's time for a sneak peek of Tiger football.

May 17, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Middle school powderpuff game

The stands were quiet for just a few minutes as parents filed in last Thursday afternoon.

May 17, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Boys’ golf advances to state

The Dawson County High School boys' golf team advanced to the state playoffs with their fourth place finish during the area tournament last week.

May 17, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


DCHS students finish fishing season strong

Two Dawson County High School senior members of the fishing club took eighth place during the final Georgia High School Fishing tournament of the year at Lake Lanier on May 7.

May 17, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


April showers bring May flowers and football

Like the first buds popping on trees across Dawson County, the football equipment being unpacked from boxes in the field house at the high school serve as the early signs of spring. In this case, spring football.

May 10, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County expands volleyball program to middle school

Volleyball officially came to Dawson County last year when the high school fielded its first-ever junior varsity and varsity teams.

May 10, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lacey named region coach of the year

For the fourth time in his career, Coach Jed Lacey has been named coach of the year.

May 10, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Poston signs to run at Augusta University

Maybe the secret is out-even the really good runners don't actually like running.

May 10, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County track and field teams send 19 to state finals

The Dawson County track and field teams continued to prove themselves again last week as 19 qualified to compete in the state finals in Albany.

May 03, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lady Tigers eliminated

All season the consensus was that the Dawson County Lady Tigers would make a deep run in the state tournament.

May 03, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


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Dawson County and beyond

For this week's edition, Katelynn Simpson took a few minutes to answer questions about her softball experience so far at Andrew College.

July 19, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson cheerleaders give back

The Dawson County High School cheerleaders recently prepared for the fall season by coaching the future generation of Dawson Tigers in a summer camp.

July 19, 2017 | By Carly McCurry For the Dawson County News | SPORTS


Middle school volleyball heats up with summer camp

The Dawson County Middle School volleyball team played together for the first time this week, starting with camp on Monday and practice throughout the week.

July 19, 2017 | By Allie Dean adean@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


'Shine Pedalers Metric enters fifth year

The Dawson County Chamber of Commerce and Office of Tourism Development is hosting its fifth annual Shine Pedalers bicycle ride July 29.

July 19, 2017 | From staff reports | SPORTS


Volleyball camp gives young girls chance to learn skills

A volleyball camp held last week at Rock Creek Park had high school volleyball team students helping teach lower grades a thing or two about ...

July 19, 2017 | By Allie Dean adean@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Dawson County and beyond

Dawson County graduate from the Class of 2016, Brandon Monkus, is playing catcher for the Andrew College baseball team. He took some time to answer ...

July 12, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Cornhole sensation entertains on long summer days

While high school sports took a break for the Georgia High School Association's mandated annual "dead week" and some are counting down the 52 ...

July 12, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson softball team to host summer camp

The Dawson County High School Lady Tigers softball team is gearing up for the fall season with a series of events to promote the team ...

July 12, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Middle and junior high school softball tryouts coming up

Rising seventh and eighth grade girls who are interested in trying out for Dawson County softball will have the chance in a couple of weeks.

July 12, 2017 | From staff reports | SPORTS


Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Fishing is heating up along with the weather

Water Conditions: Lake Lanier's water level is up again with the steady afternoon rains, and is 1,065.29, or 5.71 feet below ...

July 12, 2017 | By Eric Aldrich For the Dawson County News | SPORTS


Elliott signs contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports

Dawsonville-native and sophomore driver in the NASCAR Cup series, Chase Elliott and Hendrick Motorsports recently agreed to extend his contract to drive for the team ...

July 05, 2017 | | SPORTS


Middle school girls put in time at basketball camps

A group of middle school and junior high school girls have been putting in some extra time on their basketball skills since the middle of ...

July 05, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County and beyond

This week 2016 Dawson County High School graduate Brody Chester answers questions about his freshman year of college baseball at West Georgia Tech as well ...

July 05, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County Junior High cheerleaders host camp

For the last two weeks, the gymnasium at Dawson County Junior High has been a haven for young girls who love pom-poms, tumbling and all ...

July 05, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


Cross country teams working towards strong fall season

Despite the graduation of Dawson County's top cross country runner on the boys' side and one of the top runners on the girls' side ...

July 05, 2017 | Amy French | SPORTS


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