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12 Dawson County athletes inducted in local Hall of Fame
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Entrance to Tiger stadium. - photo by File photo
From a pool of athletes spanning twelve north Georgia counties and after a record total of 50,175 votes the High School Hall of Fame maintained by Blitz Sports on June 12 announced 66 inductees for 2019 including an incredible 12 Dawson County athletes. Based on a combination of public voting and a private panel of judges, players were selected from across the entire spectrum of 13 high school sports from football to golf in both the boys and girls’ variants of the teams. Football led all sports with nine inductees and a full one-third were represented by Dawson County. Sevaughn Clark was selected for entry on his first ballot after leading the Tigers to an historic 10-win season and an appearance in the Sweet 16 round of the GHSA state playoffs in his senior year.