DSB Crowns Champions in 20th Middle School League Season

The Dunwoody Senior Baseball (DSB) Middle School League crowned the 2019 champions this week.

A BRACKET (the league’s highest level of competition)
Champion: Woodward Academy Red
Runner-up: Blessed Trinity

B BRACKET
Champion: Sandy Springs Charter Middle School Orange
Runner-up: Chamblee Charter Middle School Bulls

X BRACKET
Champion: St. Martin’s Episcopal School
Runner-up: NYO Reds

C BRACKET
Champion: Smyrna Spartans
Runner-up: Lions

Y BRACKET
Champion: Dunwoody Wildcats White
Runner-up: Chamblee Charter Middle School Dogs

D BRACKET
Champion: Chapel Hill Middle School B
Runner-up: Chamblee Charter Middle School Hounds

Started in 2000 with six teams, the DSB Middle School League has grown to over 40 teams.… Read More »

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Contact:

Jay Kapp
(470) 869-3121

April 19th, 2019 Category: Sports

Sunday Community Bike Ride

Come out for the Community Bike Ride, always the first Sunday of the month and THIS Sunday, April 7. Meet at Village Burger on Dunwoody Village Parkway at 2:45 and we’ll leave at 3 pm. Please wear a helmet and we recommend a bike with gears to handle the hills. A three mike loop, less than an hour.… Read More »

Contact:

Meri Miller
MillerMeri@gmail.com

April 5th, 2019 Category: Sports

Dunwoody Fencer wins Spirit of Sport Award

Congratulations to Weymouth “Drew” Walker on his selection as a recipient of the 2018-19 USA Fencing Spirit of Sport Award. This national award recognizes members of the fencing community for their commitment and dedication to our sport as well as their club, respect, teamwork, inclusion, passion, sportsmanship and character.
Drew competes for Dunwoody Fencing Club under the direction of Coach Kathy Vail and Coach John Stephens… Read More »

Contact:

Kathy Vail

March 21st, 2019 Category: Sports

Fencer Signs Letter of Intent with Brandeis University

Paula Thornton has signed her Letter of Intent to fence for Brandeis University in the coming season.
Paula is captain of the Campbell High School fencing team and represents Dunwoody Fencing Club in USA Fencing competitions. She is coached by Kathy Vail and John Stephens.
Paula will fence as a member of the Brandeis University NCAA team under the direction of Coach Jennie Salmon… Read More »

Contact:

Kathy Vail

Marlow’s Tavern is helping Dunwoody Baseball #fixthefield

Our friends at Marlow’s Tavern heard that our baseball team may not get to play a home game all season and offered to help us raise money to #fixthefield and #stopthesinkhole!

The entire community is invited to dine at the Dunwoody Marlow’s Tavern on March 9th from 5 PM to close and Marlow’s will donate 15% of their food and alcohol sales back to the Dunwoody Diamond Club!*    Plus, they are feeding all of our coaches that day for FREE!… Read More »

DHS Baseball Has Rescheduled 20+ games because of an unplayable field.

Note from Audra: If you take the time to read The Dunwoody Crier article below you’ll get most of the scoop. Not only is my DHS Junior a Varsity baseball player, but I’m the Diamond Club Secretary. One of my roles is to keep our players and parents apprised of changes to the schedule. We’ve cancelled, postponed or moved 27 games (that doesn’t include practices) as of this morning and have yet to play a home game on our pond (AKA baseball field).… Read More »

Georgia High School Fencing League Day at the Capitol 2019

Fencers representing the twenty member schools competing in the Georgia High School Fencing League showcased their sport in the Rotunda of the State Capitol on Georgia High School Fencing League Day at the Capitol.
Senators, Representatives and tour groups gathered to watch these young athletes demonstrate epee fencing

Contact:

Kathy Vail

February 28th, 2019 Category: Sports

DHS Girls Track off to a great start

The girls track team got off to a great start at their first meet last Saturday. They finished 4th overall out of 18 schools. Janae Profit earned 1st in both the shot put and discus. Kameren Haliday also snagged 1st place in the 100 meter high hurdles. Javene Walden tied with the highest jump with another competitor but garnered second place based on number of overall missed attempts.… Read More »

Contact:

Cecilia Forbes
(404) 291-1686
cecilia_m_forbes@dekalbschoolsga.org

Fencers and Sandwiches

Dunwoody High School fencer Sara Gelber organized her fencing teammates in giving back to their community by spending two hours helping make 10,000 sandwiches as part of the Sandwich Project at St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church. The sandwiches were distributed to four homeless shelters around Atlanta

Contact:

Coach Kathy Vail

February 26th, 2019 Category: Sports

Community Bike Ride

Come join us for the Community Bike Ride always the first Sunday of the month, and next Sunday, March 3 at Village Burger at 1426 Dunwoody Village Parkway. Meet at 2:45 pm. and we will leave at 3. We recommend a bike with gears to handle the hills. Helmets are required. This is a short ride around Dunwoody, perfect for families, seniors and more, less than an hour.… Read More »

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Contact:

meri miller
(404) 432-8425
millermeri@gmail.com

February 22nd, 2019 Category: Sports

Local Kids Celebrating National Signing Day

Following is a list of kids I personally know about….add comments if you have others to share!  I’m sure there are plenty more so please comment with ones you know about!

  • Mt. Pisgah’s Connor Norwood signed to play football at Davidson
  • The following DHS Students are college bound to play their favorite sports:
    • Thomas Neville signed to play football at Samford University
    • Jason Solo signed to play football at the University of West Georgia
    • Walker Wicklund will be playing softball at Dartmouth College
    • Amanda Gild will be playing volleyball at Washington University in St.
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Basketball Skills Training this Spring at DUMC

Enhance on-court success with professional coaching for beginners to competitive young athletes. Coach Devonta White works with players to develop fundamentals skills, techniques and strategies to take their game to the next level. Coach White brings experience as a collegiate and professional player and an AAU coach for several competitive tournament teams. 

Choose Mondays or Tuesdays 
8-week session begins February 18/19 
Boys and Girls in K-8th Grade 
5:00 and 6:00 pm in the gym at Dunwoody UMC
Sessions are 60-minutes with younger players at 5:00 pm, older players at 6:00 pm.… Read More »

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Contact:

Michelle Spitz
(770) 394-0675
michelle.spitz@dunwoodyumc.org

February 5th, 2019 Category: Sports

Discover Water Polo

Interested in trying out a new sport? Wanting to get in shape for summer swimming? All students in grades 6-12 in the Dunwoody/Chamblee area are invited to come check out our co-ed water polo team. We are hosting discover water polo practices on Tuesday, February 19th from 4:15-5:45pm and Thursday, February 21st from 6:00-7:15am. Practices are held at the Chamblee High School pool.… Read More »

Contact:

Jennifer Murphy
(312) 451-7007
jenmurphy44@hotmail.com

January 31st, 2019 Category: Sports