The Dickson Middle School basketball squads had two different reasons to be ready for Monday night’s battle with Charlotte. In the end, the Dragons and Lady Dragons came away with the same results–lopsided wins up Highway 48 North. The Dickson Middle School Dragon boys blew out Charlotte in the prior game in Dickson, and seemed poised to repeat and sweep the season series. However, Charlotte had other plans. The Tigers took it to the visiting Dragons, and the two squads swapped the lead in the opening quarter until DMS escaped with an 8-7 edge. The second quarter was much of the same, with neither offenseRead More →

The Dragons and Tigers renewed their iconic, decades-long rivalry on Monday night in Dickson, as the two schools squared off in a middle school basketball doubleheader. The two games had extremely different results, however; the Charlotte Lady Tigers handed Dickson Middle its first loss of the year in girls’ basketball, while the DMS boys blew out the Tigers in a game that featured a running clock in the second half. A slow start tripped up the Lady Dragons, as a Ryann Roberts basket was Dickson’s only first-quarter offense. Three players scored for the Lady Tigers in an 8-2 first, but Roberts and the Lady DragonsRead More →

The Dickson Middle School varsity basketball teams had a bit of difficulty finding the Whitthorne Middle School campus on Thursday night. A GPS search would send a person to the mailing address, at the back of the school and the front of nearby Columbia Central High School, instead of the physical address on another street. Other than that and an egregious amount of fouls, Dickson would have no trouble with its trip to Columbia as both squads rolled to lopsided wins. The Lady Dragons rolled to a 27-0 lead at the end of the first, buoyed by 12 points from Ryann Roberts and 9 fromRead More →