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Ending on a high note

The Lady Tigers soccer team finished the week strong after a tough start away at Forsyth Central that resulted in a 2-0 loss. The Lady Tigers were able to get it done at home on Friday against North Hall with a 3-0 win. Last week's play dropped them one spot to No. 4 in the state in Class AAA.

March 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers’ soccer finish week strong versus North Hall

Dawson County Tigers varsity boys' soccer team split its games last week with a 2-1 loss at Forsyth Central, followed by a 6-2 win over North Hall Friday night.

March 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Chase Elliott earns top 10 finish on home track

Chase Elliott finished eighth in his first home track race after starting in the 24th spot at the Atlanta Motor Speed Way for the Folds of Honor 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday.

March 02, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


24 hours of victories

Dawson County High School's varsity baseball team came away with three wins last week over the reigning Region AAA champs Jefferson High on Friday night and then both Pickens County and Apalachee on Saturday.

March 01, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Brandon Monkus signs to play baseball at Andrew College

Dawson County Senior Brandon Markus signed with Andrew College in Cuthbert, Ga. to play baseball in front of friends, family and coaches. The catcher and outfielder had multiple offers but felt Andrew would suit his goals.

March 01, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Katelynn Simpson signs with Andrew College to play softball

"We don't normally do this but we don't normally have an athlete that excels in multiple sports," said Dawson County High School Athletic Director Grady Turner during the signing for softball player Katelynn Simpson.

March 01, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Chase Elliott makes Sprint Cup debut at hometown track Sunday

Dawsonville's Chase Elliott has a special place in his heart for Atlanta Motor Speedway.

February 26, 2016 | Michele Hester | SPORTS


Young team proving itself early

The Dawson County Lady Tigers soccer team warmed up on offense in the second half to defeat the Pinecrest Academy Paladins 3-0 last week.

February 23, 2016 | By Amy French afrench@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Lady Tigers end season in sweet sixteen of Class AAA state playoffs

The reigning AAA state champs Laney Wildcats eliminated the Dawson County Lady Tigers for the second year in a row in the state playoffs by a score of 64-45.

February 23, 2016 | By Amy French afrench@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Dawson moves to No. 3 in state

Dawson County Tigers soccer came away with two wins last week against Pinecrest Academy at home and away at Athens Academy to jump to No. 3 in the state in Class AAA.

February 23, 2016 | By Amy French afrench@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Tops in the region

Senior Karlie Bearden's quiet leadership has made an impact on the Lady Tigers basketball team over her four years of playing under Head Coach Steve Sweat.

February 23, 2016 | By Amy French afrench@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Dawsonville buzzing over Chase Elliott's first Daytona 500

Three days before the Daytona 500, the Dawsonville Pool Room restaurant was packed for lunch.

February 23, 2016 | By Clark Leonard DCN regional staff, editor@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Dawsonville buzzing over Chase Elliott's first Daytona 500

DAWSONVILLE - Three days before the Daytona 500, the Dawsonville Pool Room restaurant is packed for lunch.

February 20, 2016 | By Clark Leonard DCN regional staff, editor@dawsonnews.com | SPORTS


Lady Tigers' post season ends with second round loss to Laney

The Dawson County Lady Tigers' post season came to an end Friday night with a 64-45 loss to Laney in the second round of the state AAA playoffs.

February 20, 2016 | Michele Hester | SPORTS


Dawsonville’s Chase Elliott ready for ‘the 500’

Chase Elliott was trying to believe his lifelong dream of being a Sprint Cup driver was finally coming true when reality became even more unbelievable.

February 17, 2016 | Michele Hester | SPORTS


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Playoff heartbreak

The Dawson County Tigers were plagued by turnovers--six of them--on Friday night and their playoff hopes were dashed by the Lovett Lions with a 49-28 ...

November 12, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Boys’ cross country team reaches podium at state

The Dawson County High School cross country team accomplished another first last week when the boys finished fourth place in state and made it onto ...

November 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Competition cheerleaders make it three in a row

For the third year in a row the Dawson County High School competitive cheerleading squad has become region champions.

November 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers prepare for state playoffs after loss

Despite a loss in the region championship title game last week, the Dawson County Tigers are ready to start a new season this week in ...

November 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Lady Tigers take fifth in state

The Lady Tigers cross country team finished up its season last week at the state meet in Carrollton where the team finished fifth in the ...

November 09, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County falls short in bid for region championship

The Dawson County Tigers came up short Friday night in their attempt to defend their region title at home against Greater Atlanta Christian.

November 04, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Runners dominate on trail

Dawson County High School dominated last week's race at Unicoi State Park when the team won its second straight region championship behind individual region ...

November 02, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers cruise past rival Indians

Rivalry game or not, the Dawson County Tigers had no trouble finishing off the Lumpkin County Indians on Friday night.

November 02, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers seeking another region championship

With the Tigers' win over Lumpkin County last week, the team set up what many are calling the biggest regular season game in Dawson County ...

November 02, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Ladies cross country makes history

The Dawson County girls' cross country team made history last week when they took home their third straight region championship.

November 02, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Volleyball banquet recognizes players and inaugural season

The Dawson County junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams gathered last week for their first banquet at the Dawson County Professional Development Center to celebrate ...

November 02, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson trounces Lumpkin

The Dawson County Tigers soundly defeated the Lumpkin County Indians Friday night propelling them to a region championship matchup next week at home against Greater ...

October 28, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Dawson County student wins world championship on Pro Watercross tour

When Dawson County High School sophomore Wyatt Hayes has free time, he will most likely be found on the water.

October 26, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Tigers remain perfect in region play

The Dawson County Tigers secured a spot in the state playoffs on Friday with their win over the East Hall Vikings.

October 26, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


Competition cheerleaders take top spot again

The Dawson County High School competition cheerleaders had their second deduction-free routine during last weekend's completion at Creekview High School.

October 26, 2016 | Amy French | SPORTS


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