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Dawson County falls to East Hall

Dawson County falls to East Hall

Dawson County was able to get just one game in last week due to the rain.

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Dawson County track team hosts final regular season meet

Dawson County track team hosts final regular season meet

The Dawson County High School track teams held the last regular season meet of the season at Tigers Stadium April 14.

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Lady Tigers win by mercy rule

Lady Tigers win by mercy rule

On a rainy and sloppy Friday afternoon the Dawson County Lady Tigers defeated Franklin County, 10-0, in a game that was shortened 28-minutes by the Georgia High School Association "mercy rule."

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State bound: Team advances for first time in school history

State bound: Team advances for first time in school history

For the first in Dawson County High School's history, the boys' tennis team has made it to the state playoffs in Class AAA.

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Tigers take four straight

Tigers take four straight

The Dawson County High School varsity boys' soccer team is getting hot at just the right time. The Tigers have won four straight games and five of the last six as they prepare for the Class AAA state playoffs, which are set to begin this week.

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Teams ready for state competition

Teams ready for state competition

As the regular season for soccer begins to wind down, both Dawson County teams are vying for position in the upcoming Class AAA state tournament.

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Golfing Tigers travel to Hilton Head

The Dawson County High School boys' golf team traveled to Hilton Head, S.C. during Spring Break to take on some stiff competition.

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Staying alive

Staying alive

The Dawson County High School Tigers baseball team needed to win two out of three games during Spring Break to keep them in the playoff hunt.

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Top teams face off

Top teams face off

Last week's varsity girls' soccer match-up between the Dawson County Lady Tigers and the Lumpkin County Lady Indians pitted two of the top-ranked teams in Class AAA against each other.

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Tigers take down Indians 2-0

Tigers take down Indians 2-0

The Dawson County High School varsity Tigers soccer team overcame Lumpkin County 2-0 March 31 in Dahlonega.

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Tigers defeat West Hall in 12 innings

Tigers defeat West Hall in 12 innings

Just when things were looking bleak for the varsity Tigers' baseball team, Dawson County pulled out an 8-4 win against West Hall in 12 innings in a game played April 3 in Gainesville.

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Tennis team drops two

Tennis team drops two

The Dawson County High School boys' tennis team lost two matches last week.

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Dawson County’s Sweat retiring in June

Dawson County’s Sweat retiring in June

Dawson County High School's Steve Sweat, who coached the Lady Tigers to a history-making, undefeated regular season in 2015, confirmed today that he will be retiring at the end of June.

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Dawson County signs first international athlete

Dawson County signs first international athlete

One local quarterback made Dawson County High School history when he signed as its first international scholarship athlete last week.

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Lady Tigers take two

Lady Tigers take two

The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers' soccer team won both games last week in convincing fashion.

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Tigers fall 4-2 to West Hall

Tigers fall 4-2 to West Hall

The Dawson County High School varsity Tigers boys' soccer team dropped a hotly contested match to visiting West Hall last week.

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Tigers take down Fannin County

The Dawson County High School boys' tennis team defeated Fannin County, 4-1, March 18 in Dawsonville.

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Tigers outlast West Hall

Tigers outlast West Hall

The Dawson County High School girls' track team competed in two meets last week.

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Lady Tigers soccer team in top three in AAA

The Class AAA No. 3- ranked Dawson County Lady Tigers opened Region 7-AAA action with a convincing 7-1 win over Fannin County in Blue Ridge March 20.

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Tigers stay on top in region action

Tigers stay on top in region action

Coach Jed Lacey's boys' soccer team hasn't missed a beat.

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Tigers host teams before traveling to invitational

Tigers host teams before traveling to invitational

Coach Arron Haynes boys' track team ran in two events last week.

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Lady Tigers are perfect 3-0 at tournament

The Dawson County High School varsity girls' soccer team went undefeated at the Tournament of Champions in Jekyll Island last week.

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Win, lose and tie

The Dawson County High School varsity Tigers' men's soccer team went 1-1-1 at the Tournament of Champions tournament held in Jekyll Island last weekend.

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Tigers boys pick up big region win

The Tigers picked up an important Region 7-AAA victory March 9 over Banks County, 15-0.

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Tigers take down East Hall

Tigers take down East Hall

The Dawson County High School Tigers' boy's tennis team defeated East Hall, 3-2, on March 10.

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Ladies sprint into 2015 competition

Ladies sprint into 2015 competition

The Dawson County High School girls' track team had a busy week last week with two meets at home.

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Season begins with a bang

Season begins with a bang

The Dawson County High School boys' Tigers track team hosted two meets last week.

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Varsity drops two games

Varsity drops two games

The Dawson County High School varsity baseball team dropped two games last week.

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Weather hinders tennis season

The Dawson County High School boys' tennis team finally played its first match of the season on March 6.

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School system names new football coach

School system names new football coach

Dawson County High School has a new head football coach.

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Tiger golfers are in full swing

The Dawson County High School golf team saw a lot of action last week.

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Tigers are No. 1

Tigers are No. 1

The Class AAA, No. 1 ranked Tigers men's soccer team picked up an easy 6-1 victory at home against Forsyth Central March 3.

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Sid Maxwell named Dawson head football coach

Sid Maxwell named Dawson head football coach

Dawson County High School has a new head football coach.

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Dawson educator and coach heading to Florida

Former Dawson County High School head Tigers football coach Jeff Lee has accepted a new head coaching position at North Bay Haven Charter Academy in Panama City, Fla.

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Blessed Trinity outlasts Lady Tigers by one score

In bitter cold and windy conditions on Friday, the Lady Tigers dropped their first varsity soccer match in two weeks by a 1-0 score at Blessed Trinity.

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Ladies season ends in Elite Eight

Ladies season ends in Elite Eight

In what could arguably be considered a "state final" caliber game, the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers' basketball team ended its season with a heart breaking 70-64 loss at Laney High School in Augusta on Feb. 24.

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Boys soccer starts strong with Tigers top-ranked

Boys soccer starts strong with Tigers top-ranked

The top-ranked, Class AAA Tigers' men's soccer team saw its first action in two weeks with a 1-0 win at Blessed Trinity on Friday.

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Tigers travel to Jekyll

Fighting weather over the last two weeks, Head Coach Thad Burgess' baseball team finally opened the season Feb. 23 with a 6-1 win at Chestatee High School.

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Lady Tigers bow out of state tourney

The Dawson County Lady Tigers varsity girls' basketball team bowed out of the state tournament after falling 70-64to Laney High School in Augusta Tuesday night.


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Lady Tigers keep streak alive

Lady Tigers keep streak alive

The Dawson County High School varsity Lady Tigers' basketball team continued its playoff run with two wins last week.

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Lady Tigers advance to Elite Eight

The Dawson County Lady Tigers varsity girls' basketball team defeated Dodge County by a score of 71-40 to advance to the Elite Eight round of the state tournament.

The team will face off next week against Laney High School.

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Lady Tigers advance to Sweet Sixteen

Lady Tigers advance to Sweet Sixteen

The undefeated Lady Tigers advanced to the Sweet Sixteen with Thursday's 71-35 win over Elbert County.

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Tonight’s basketball playoff game postponed

For the second straight day, icy conditions and the threat of more winter weather moving into the area has postponed state basketball playoffs in Dawson County.

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REGION CHAMPS

Top-ranked Dawson County is now 27-0 after Saturday night's nail-biting 51-45 win over East Hall to claim the 7-AAA championship at Franklin County in Carnesville

Head Coach Steve Sweat was heard commenting on the "so sweet" victory as he walked off the floor.

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Season ends

The Varsity boys' basketball season has come to an end.

Coach Thad Burgess' squad lost to Franklin County in the opening round of the Region 7-AAA tournament, 63-57.

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Tiger grapplers finish in top 5

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.

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Girls start with double win

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.

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Boys begin season in front

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

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Baseball begins with scrimmage

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.

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Lady Tigers are region champions

Lady Tigers are region champions

The Lady Tigers are region champions.

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