The Pickens High School basketball teams traveled to Cass High School last Saturday in hopes of advancing in the Region 7-AAAA tournament. Neither team was able to secure a state playoff berth, as the Dragonettes fell, 46-41, to Heritage and the Dragons fell, 60-49, to Dalton. (more…)
The Pickens High School basketball teams traveled to Gilmer County on Wednesday to play in a makeup game that had been canceled the week before. In attendance were the varsity teams along with the JV Boys team. Every game was close for the duration of the event, but the PHS teams all fell to the Bobcats on the night. (more…)
The Pickens Dragonettes and Dragons had disappointing developments in their games against River Ridge High School on Friday evening, as the Nettes lost 49-48 in the final seconds and the Dragons struggled through a thirty-four point defeat.
The Pickens High School Dragonettes and Dragons varsity basketball teams traveled to Cedartown High School to battle the Bulldogs. It was Cedartown’s senior night and the home teams pulled out two close wins in front of a raucous hometown crowd, 71-67 over the “Nettes” and 44-43 over the Dragons. The Pickens junior varsity Dragons was the only team to score a win, blowing out the Bulldogs 55-32. (more…)
The Pickens Dragonettes and Dragons ended their final home game of the regular season on the right note, going 2-0 in games against Chestatee High School in a pair of tight Senior Night matchups. (more…)
The Pickens High School basketball teams played host to the region rival Gilmer Bobcats Tuesday night. The matchup was the second meeting of the year for the two teams, with the first coming in the annual Tip-Off tournament. After the JV Dragonettes fell to the Lady Cats, the varsity teams looked to right the ship; however, the Dragonettes ran out of time, falling 46-44, while the Dragons fell 57-42. (more…)
The Pickens Dragonettes and Dragons traveled to St. Pius X Catholic High School in Atlanta on Friday night to take on the Lady Lions and the Golden Lions with disappointing results, as both the Nettes and Dragons fought hard but ultimately left with two losses.
Pickens High School has had its share of great games so far in the 2013 thanks to tremendous efforts from the Dragonettes and the Dragons, and the case was no different on Friday night when the team travelled to Gainesville to take on the Chestatee Lady War Eagles and War Eagles. Both the boys’ and girls’ games featured four quarters of back-and-forth battles, but when it was all said and done the Lady War Eagles defeated the Dragonettes 46-42 and the Dragons downed the War Eagles 76-73 in overtime.