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Court to heat up for Dawg Days

DGKN archive photos from 2019 By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer The end of July is known as the dog days of summer, which is characterized by scorching hot temperatures. The Dawg Days basketball tournament brings a new meaning to the term, as players showcase their sizzling skills on the court. Dawg Days…

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Queen of Quad championship game: Golden Dawgs place 2nd

Maya Wenger slides into home. Isabella Parry hits a double. Front from left, Isabella Parry, Brynley Fry, Madi Miller, Vayda Wilmoth, Ella Tomlinson; second row from left, Kaylee Nickelson, Peyton Neiger, Addison Davis, Arabella Wenger, Brayleigh Mast, Brooke Compston, Maya Wenger; third row from left, Coaches James Holder, Savannah Wenger, Doug Wenger. Golden Dawgs 13,  Lunachicks 0 The…

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GOLD RUSH: Dalton’s Miller fastest in Ohio in 100-meter dash

Dalton’s Brianna Chenevey places 2nd at the state meet for the 200-meter dash in Division III. (Photo by Randy Fath) Dalton’s Evan Hodkinson places 4th in the 800-meter at the OHSAA state meet. (Photo by Randy Fath) Dalton’s Ozzie Miller begins to pull ahead during the 100-meter dash at the state meet. (Photo by Randy…

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Dalton to send 16 to state meet

PHOTO PROVIDED Dalton’s Ava Martinez, Brianna Chenevey, Amelia Knetzer and Lauren Clos are among 16 track and field athletes headed to the state meet. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer A school record 16 athletes will represent Dalton High School’s track and field team at the state meet after an impressive performance at…

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Dawgs sent home from tourney in district semi upset

ARCHIVE PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY | LMC Photography Dalton’s Isaac Wengerd earlier in the season. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer The 2021 season for Dalton High School’s varsity baseball team ended in the Division IV Medina District semifinal. The No. 2 seed Dawgs were upset by No. 3 Columbia 8-1 May 25…

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Dalton varsity falls to Columbia in semifinals

Dalton  varsity baseball fell to Columbia 8-1 in the Div. IV Medina District semifinal. Seth Manley was 2 for 3 with a triple. Dalton ended the season with a 20-8 record.  Read more in the June 2 edition of The Dalton Gazette & Kidron News.

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Dawgs beat heat to place runner-up at districts

PHOTO PROVIDED From left, Brianna Chenevey, Lauren Clos, Ava Martinez and Amelia Knetzer. By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette &  News sports writer Dalton High School’s track and field team battled through the heat during the district tournament last week for both the boys and girls team to finish district runner-up. East Canton took the top spot…

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