The PHS track team competed in the Sectionals meet with a chance to qualify for the State Meet, with three Dragonettes and seven Dragons end up qualified for state. (more…)
The Pickens High School Dragons football team traveled to Bartow County to take on the Purple Hurricanes of Cartersville for a chance at history. A win would give the Dragons the first Pickens High School region title in football and would give the Dragons the most wins in a ten game regular season. Both teams came into the game at 8-1 overall, with Cartersville being 6-0 in region play and the Dragons 5-1. Both teams were also assured of a home playoff game but the #1 seed and Region 7-AAAA championship was still up for grabs.
Last Friday, the Dragons hosted the Bruins of NW Whitfield at Dragon Stadium in a region showdown. The Dragons looked to even up their region record at 1-1 after losing a close game to Ridgeland the week prior. Before the ball game, the JYSA football players, coaches, and cheerleaders were recognized in front of a packed house as Dragon Nation would envoke a pink out in honor of breast cancer awareness month. The Bruins would win the toss and would differ to the 2nd half giving the Dragons first crack at putting points on the board.
The Pickens High School Dragons football team traveled to Cleveland, Ga to battle the Warriors of White County. The Dragons burnt the Warriors’ with a 42-34 win in the opening game of the 2014 season. (more…)