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Coach Gene Cathcart Announces Resignation Coach Cathcart

Jefferson High School would like to announce that Head Football Coach Gene Cathcart has accepted the position of Head Football Coach at Batesburg-Leesville High School in South Carolina. Coach Cathcart has served as the head coach for the Jefferson Dragons football team for the last five years. Under his leadership, the team had an overall record of 52-11, winning back-to-back region championships, and finished as the State AAAA Runner-Up in 2020.

Football Early Signing Ceremony Football Early Signing

JHS hosted an Early College Signing Day on December 15th for three football players who committed to furthering their academic and athletic careers at a Division 1 level. Congratulations to the following athletes:

Jamarcus Hill - Southeast Missouri State University

Jordan Perry - Kansas State University

Kadin Bailey - Syracuse University

Not pictured is Malaki Starks who signed in a private setting earlier in the day to the University of Georgia.

Competition Cheer Wins Class AAAA GHSA State Championship State Champions

Congratulations to our JHS Competition Cheer Dragons for bringing home the Class AAAA State Championship! These young ladies have worked so hard to earn this title. Congratulations to all of the coaches and cheerleaders for their persistence and hard work. We are so proud of you!

Welcome to the Home of the Dragons!

Welcome to Jefferson Athletics where "Exposure to Excellence Promotes Excellence!" We believe in total commitment to all of our programs.  We provide our athletes with outstanding coaches, top-notch facilities, and an overall commitment to quality athletic experiences.  Here in Jefferson, we are one! 

One TEAM, one Town, and one Community.  This is the Home of the Dragons!

Please take a moment to explore our website and learn more about our athletic programs here at Jefferson City Schools. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out. 

Sincerely, 

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