Dunwoody High School 2020 Varsity Football Schedule

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

I love football.   Especially high school football.  The band…the cheerleaders…the Friday night lights…and the Wildcat touchdowns…and for the past 4 years #11!   For practically the past 18 years one of my boys has been on the football field every single fall.  Those days are over but my hubby and I have always planned to root on the DHS Wildcats from the stands (or in the case of my hubby…the radio booth) every Friday night we are in town. … Read More »

Dunwoody Fencing Club earns Mangiarotti accreditation

Dunwoody Fencing Club has earned accreditation as a Center for Instruction in the Modern school of the Italian Sword. Our club is one of only two fencing clubs in the United States to earn this accreditation. Our entire coaching staff is honored to have received recognition from the North American Mangiarotti Society.
The Society’s emblem pays tribute to the themes of the Mangiarotti arms.… Read More »

Archery Club is Open!

The Atlanta Archery Academy & Club is Open and growing!

September is a great time to join the fun & grow your skills and focus at our outdoor range right here in Dunwoody.

Our Club & Team practice Tuesday & Thursday evenings and Sundays.

Lessons are available with Head Coach Yale Nogin, (USA Archery Level 3 coach) on Sundays and the range is open to community archers looking to practice on Sundays from 2 to 3:15 & 3:30 to 4:45 pm (Please call to arrange in advance)

Come learn how to handle a bow and hit your target and you will understand why Archery is Awesome!… Read More »

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Contact:

Yale Nogin
(404) 456-4214
archeryskills2020@gmail.com

SSYS Cheer Program – 2020 Season

Join us for the 2020 Cheerleading Season! Sandy Springs Youth Sports Cheer program partners with Flag and Flex Football teams to provide the ultimate fall football season. We have teams for each age group from Kindergarten to 7th Grade. Our program is committed to the safety and development of new skills, all while growing in a supportive environment.… Read More »

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Contact:

Dara McCollough
ssyscheerleading@gmail.com

Dunwoody fencers lead the Region

Congratulations to Dunwoody Fencing Club fencers Madeline Janowski on earning gold in Junior womens épée and Hayden Trebon on earning gold in Y12 mens épée in USA Fencing’s 2019-20 Regional Recognition Program.  The Regional Recognition Program honors the top three fencers in each Region on the Regional Youth Circuit (Y10, Y12 and Y14), Regional Junior and Cadet Circuit (cadet and junior) with a gold, silver or bronze patch. … Read More »

DFC fencers named to All-Academic Team

Congratulations to all our Dunwoody Fencing Club athletes who were named to the 2019-2020 USA Fencing All-Academic team!

Our fencing club is one of only 14 clubs in the nation boasting 10 or more USA Fencing All-Academic Team members

Our All-Academic Team members are:
Canyon Aplin
Sara Gelber
Madeline Janowski
Jonathan Kopel
Megan Murphy
Riley O’Connor
Lucas Orthous
Dhilan Paramesh
Makalyn Price
Jeffrey Berkowitz
Claira Dixon
Austin Jordan
Drew Walker

Fencers who earned a 3.85 GPA qualified for the First Team with fencers earning from 3.4 – 3.84 claiming Second Team honors… Read More »

DeKalb Has Cancelled Middle School Sports – Will High School Sports be next?

by Audra H Anders for The Aha! Connection

As the mom of two boys who were very active in high school sports (baseball, football and basketball),  I’m concerned for the high school athletes of today.  Keep in mind, sports are entirely optional for both students and coaches. Nobody is forcing them to participate.  Kids/parents who aren’t comfortable with sports can opt out…or never join the team in the first place.… Read More »

Dunwoody Diablos 15U-16U Travel Baseball Tryouts

The Dunwoody Diablos will be holding tryouts for two of their travel baseball teams on during August.

– 15U: August 4th (5-7:30 p.m.)
– 16U: August 4th (5-7:30 p.m.) & August 11th (6-8 p.m.)

Tryouts will be held at the Brook Run Park Baseball Fields.

The teams are coached by professional baseball coaches with years of experience in high school and college baseball.… Read More »

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Contact:

Tom Bass
tommbass11@gmail.com

Football for Peachtree Even Though DeKalb Cancelled Middle School Fall Sports!

DeKalb County cancelled fall middle school sports, BUT the Dunwoody Junior Wildcats are still playing. The program is a member of the GMSAA, which is the largest middle school feeder program in the US and follows GHSA guidelines and protocols. PCMS football players you can register today.

Practices take place on the field at Dunwoody HS on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 6 – 8pm, subject to change.… Read More »

Contact:

(404) 731-1540

Dunwoody Fencers Create Art

Dunwoody High School fencing team members came together to create and finish painting an awesome DHS fencing design for the City of Dunwoody Economic Development Department’s Picnic Table program which encourages outdoor dining at local restaurants in the pandemic distancing period. Great way to support our sport and our community! Check out our picnic table in the Dunwoody Village courtyard… Read More »

Contact:

Kathy Vail

Dunwoody Diablos Tryouts Continue this week!

Tryouts for the 2020-21 Diablos travel baseball teams are coming up.

13U
Tuesday, July 28th (5:00-7:30 3:00-5:00 p.m.) [Makeup]

14U
Tuesday, July 28th (5:00-7:30 p.m.) [Makeup]

15U
Tuesday, July 28th (5:00-7:30 p.m.)
Tuesday, August 4th (5:00-7:30 p.m.)

16U
Tuesday, July 28th (5:00-7:30 p.m.)
Tuesday, August 4th (5:00-7:30 p.m.)
All tryouts will be held at the Brook Run Park Baseball Fields.… Read More »

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Contact:

Tom Bass

DSB Fall Leagues Now Forming

Registration for the DSB (Dunwoody Senior Baseball) 2020 Fall Leagues is now open. The Upper League (ages 15-18) and Lower League (ages 13-15) will run from late August through the end of October. The season consists of ten regular season games and single elimination playoffs.

Individual players may register and be placed on a team or whole teams may register to play together.… Read More »

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Contact:

John Crawford
admin@dunwoodyseniorbaseball.com

Dunwoody Fencers are High School All-Americans

Congratulations to Dunwoody Fencing Club’s 2020 USA Fencing High School All-Americans!!
Drew Walker earned First Team honors, Austin Jordan earned Second Team honors, Dhilan Paramesh earned Second Team honors.
Athletes were named to the USA Fencing High School All-American team based on competitive success and classification earned or renewed during the 2019-20 season… Read More »

Contact:

Kathy Vail