Dalton High School 2022

Team Profile

Photos by Dan Phelan

Q & A With Coach Kit Carpenter

dalton high school football coach

Q: How would you characterize this year’s team?

A: A close group that’s willing to work hard at being successful.

Q: What will be the keys to your success?

A: Continuing to develop depth.

Q: Who will be your key leaders on the team?

A: Assad Tanner (WR/DB), Tyson Greenwade (RB), Luke Blanchard (WR), and Warner Ross (QB/LB).

Q: What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A: Being around this group of young men.

Q: What will keep you up at night?

A: Making sure we are as prepared as we can be.

Q: What can you build on from last year?

A: Effort.

Q: Any lessons learned from last year?

A: None.

Q: Will we see anything different this year?

A: Nothing different.

Q: How would you characterize your team’s speed?

A: We have a lot of team speed; several of our guys are also track guys.


Coach name: Kit Carpenter (2 yrs. as a head coach, 2nd as head coach at Dalton)

Division/Region: GA 7-AAAAA

2021 Overall Record: 2-8

2021 District Finish: 8th

Mascot: Catamounts

2022 Schedule


19 North Murray (H)


2 Sonoraville (A)

9 Rockmart (H)

16 Lassiter (A)

23 Cedartown (A)

30 Hiram (H)


7 Woodland (H)

14 Cass (A)

21 Calhoun (A)

28 Cartersville (H)

Coach’s View

Because our kids work so hard in the off-season, we are giving ourselves a chance to be successful.