Dacwy Dawson

Harmony’s Dacey Dawson.

With spring sports being canceled, the Tyler Morning Telegraph wants to profile East Texas seniors in those sports in a feature called “From the Sidelines”. If you’re an East Texas senior who competes in a spring sport and would like to be featured, fill out the following questionnaire and send it to sports@tylerpaper.com, along with a photo. Today’s featured female athlete is Harmony’s Dacey Dawson.


Name: Dacey Dawson

School: Harmony High School

Parents: Sammy Dawson and Michele Hunter

Brothers/sisters: One brother and three sisters

Sports you play: Basketball and softball

Favorite high school sports memory: Beating New Boston in the area championship

Plans after high school: Go to college to begin my career. I plan to attend Tyler Junior College and then transfer to a university and major in physical therapy.

Which coaches have had the most influence on you and why: Coach Seahorn has undoubtedly had the most influence on me because of her love for the game and the leadership she has taught me.

What will you miss most about high school sports: What I will miss most about high school sports is the joy and the happiness it brought to me. After a bad day, I could always look forward to seeing my teammates on the court or field.

NOTE: If you are an East Texas high school senior spring sport athlete (or the parent of one), please take a moment to fill out a questionnaire and send it — along with a photo — to jstallard@news-journal.com. You can also reach out through Twitter: @lnjsports

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