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Tigers to tackle Forsyth Central
Dawson County hopes to get back on winning track after falling to North Forsyth
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 768 768 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers ranked No. 5 in state
For the Dawson County varsity softball squad, it isn’t lonely at the top. The Lady Tigers (8-4-1) are moving steadily up the state Top-10 rankings, checking in at No. 5 last week, a three-spot jump...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 770 770 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers roll past Lumpkin
In a matchup that eventually felt much like the Tigers opening game against East Hall, the Dawson County varsity football squad put on another display of offensive mastery and defensive domination ...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 766 766 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson dominates
Tigers take control early and score often in 42-0 bruising of East Hall
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 764 764 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers are ready for some football
Dawsonville to host East Hall in home opener for 2012
Aug 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 768 768 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers hope summer efforts equal success
If the Lady Tigers are going to have a strong start in the next couple of weeks, it might be because of what they have already done. Varsity softball season features a notoriously short time betwee...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 768 768 recommendations | email to a friend
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Davis grabs first pro late model win
When teenager Spencer Davis won the JEGS Pro Late Model 50 on Wednesday night in Jefferson, Gresham Motorsports Park presenter Kevin Beck announced, “There must be something in the water up there i...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 768 768 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers build skills, chemistry at camp
The Lady Indians ended their summer workouts with some serious competition to test their off-season skills. Two dozen team members represented Dawson County at the Georgia College basketball camp r...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 773 773 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elliott reigns as King at World Crown 300
After a frustrating finish in the NASCAR K & N Pro Series East race held in June at Gresham Motorsports Park (GMP), 16-year-old Chase Elliott came back strong for the track’s 29th annual Commerce C...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 767 767 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys basketball holds summer practice
The Dawson County High School boys basketball team has finished up our summer workouts this weekend at Auburn University. We will have played 35 games after playing three games at Auburn. As of pre...
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 770 770 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestlers have impact with individual attention
The hot sun found its way through the gymnasium windows and onto the wrestling mat where members of the Dawson County High School wrestling team were busy preparing for a season that begins five mo...
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity softball competing no matter what the season
The Lady Tigers cheered and encouraged each other like they were in a late-season race for the Region title. But it wasn’t the end of September, it was the lazy days of summer. The Dawson County Hi...
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls learn to press and run
Lady Tigers practice through summer months
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys basketball hard at work
Team begins to lay foundation for next season
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stanton Rogers signs with LaGrange
Stanton Rogers will be a part of LaGrange College’s soccer program for the 2012-2013 season. Rogers—who has been playing soccer since he was in second grade, and played defense on the Dawson County...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elliott continues winning streak
Chase Elliott continues to dominate the field with his latest win at Five Flags Speedway on May 25. The win marked his third win of his last three races at Five Flags, including the 2011 Snowball D...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Are you ready for some football?
Dawson County Tigers begin spring practice
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson soccer girls reach 'Elite Eight'
The Lady Tigers took a record-breaking season to an even higher level last week with a hard-fought victory to reach the State Playoff “Elite Eight.” In a tasty matchup of State Top-10 ranked teams,...
May 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer girls advance to 'Sweet Sixteen'
They were a tense few minutes. But then the Dawson County varsity girls soccer team did what they do best — score goals. The Lady Tigers were hosting Sonoraville High School (Region 7B-AA) on a hot...
May 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers shut down Jackson, North Oconee
It took just four minutes. And then an agonizingly long wait to see if the Dawson County varsity girls soccer team would capture its first-ever Region Tournament Championship. Forward McKay Shively...
May 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer boys, girls advance to state
Nobody likes rain delays. But perhaps the bad weather last week that halted the varsity girls soccer game halfway through the first half was not entirely unwelcome. Dawson County, currently ranked ...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers take four wins at track and field meet
In a stadium full of athletes, four competitors from Dawson County High School stood above the rest as the Tigers hosted East Hall and White County last Thursday. Hayden Wilson represented the Lady...
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seven represent on All-Area 8-AA teams
It was a season to remember for the Dawson County varsity basketball program and now the Tigers and Lady Tigers are being recognized as several members of the boys and girls squads were recently na...
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls win Sub-region
With the Sub-region title on the line, the number-four ranked Dawson County varsity girls soccer squad went on the road into a hostile environment and pulled off a huge win last week. Taking on the...
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity girls jump to No. 4 State ranking
The 2012 soccer season keeps getting better and better for the Dawson County High School Lady Tigers. The team jumped from seventh to fourth in the most recent State rankings for Class AA schools. ...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls soccer moves up to No. 7 state ranking
After earning a state ranking for the first time in school history, the Dawson County varsity girls soccer team wanted to show that it deserved the honor. The Lady Tigers had that chance when Fanni...
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys basketball state playoffs: Dawson 42, Buford 35
The competitive atmosphere was unbelievable at Dawson County High School gymnasium as the Tigers shocked Buford 42-35 on Wednesday night. Just as they have done all season, the Dawson varsity boys ...
Mar 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys basketball advances to 'Sweet 16'
With a big crowd of supporters cheering them on, the Tigers gutted out a 54-52 win over Calhoun in Dawsonville Saturday night It was the first home State Playoff win for Dawson County, which has ea...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson County basketball: Region champions
It seemed to happen so fast. The Dawson County boys varsity squad played three games in four days, and only when the dust settled did they realize how significant their accomplishments were. The Ti...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers upset Union and Banks
The home crowd was boisterous and the basketball action was blistering as the Dawson County seniors took center stage on Friday night. The Lady Tigers looked strong against Sub-region rival Banks C...
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walters signs 'historic' scholarship with UGA
It was a “historic moment” for Dawson County High School and the school system when Madalyn Walters signed with the University of Georgia on Feb. 2. Walters has received a full Division I cross-cou...
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elliot back behind the wheel in Daytona
Bill Elliott announced at NASCAR Media Day last Thursday that he has teamed up with Walmart and Turner Motorsports to be behind the wheel at the Daytona Coke Zero 400 held in July.
Jan 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Panthers claw Lady Tigers
After a slow start, the Dawson County varsity girls caught fire in the second quarter with a 13-4 run to take the lead over host Union County. But a one-point halftime lead wasn't comfortable for D...
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson flattens Fannin
A dominating 15-2 run to begin the game meant only one thing to the Dawson County boys basketball squad—it was time to keep the pressure on. The Tigers (14-4) did just that against Fannin County (2...
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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The big boys battle
Dawson narrowly loses to Rabun
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers take down Murphy in tournament
Union and Towns get the best of Dawson to finish Battle of the States
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson wrestlers win Amicalola Classic
For the first time in nine years, the Dawson County varsity wrestling squad took the top spot in the Amicalola Classic Tournament.
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Tigers win Christmas Tournament
The Dawson County Lady Tigers beat Schley County and Pacelli to capture the championship trophy in the Pacelli Christmas Tournament in Columbus last week.
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers improve to 10-1 with tournament wins
Dream season continues for Dawson boys basketball
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dawson wrestling takes down White County
On a cold night in north Georgia, the old-school rivalries burned bright as Dawson County traveled to Dahlonega to take on Lumpkin County along with White County.
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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