Varsity Football · Tyrel Named Vince Dooley Scholarship Award Winner


Douglas County Senior football player, Clayton Tyrel, has been named a Vince Dooley Scholarship Award Winner for the 2018-2019 school year.  Recipients of  the award, named for legendary University of Georgia football coach Vince Dooley, must exemplify the following traits:

  1.  Train with a disciplined, consistent work ethic
  2.  Demonstrate fair play and superior sportsmanship
  3.  Develop positive, supportive relationships with teammates and coaches
  4.  Win or lose with grace and dignity
  5.  Make a significant difference in their community and world

The Vince Dooley scholarship is for $1,000 per year, for four years, coupled with a donation to the charitable organization of each recipient’s choice.

Tyrel, a three year varsity football starter, is also an Honor Graduate & will be attending the Georgia Institute of Technology on a full academic scholarship next fall.  He will also participate in football activities as a Preferred Walk-On.