Dalton High School 2023

Team Profile

Photos by Dan Phelan

Q & A With Coach Kit Carpenter

Coach Kit Carpenter of Dalton High School

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

A. This year’s team is going to be exciting to coach. This group of young men work hard and take coaching well.

Q. What will be the keys to your success?

A. Our continued effort to get better every day.

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

A. Bannon Phelan, Jeffson Locke, Adriel Hernandez, and Andy Atangana.

Q. What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A. Our kids’ attitudes.

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. The solid effort last year’s team brought every day.

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

A. We are fortunate to have some very athletic kids on our team.


Coach name: Kit Carpenter (3 yrs. as a head coach, 3rd as head coach at Dalton)

Division/Region: GA 7-AAAAA

2022 Overall Record: 6-6

2022 District Finish: 3rd

Mascot: Catamounts

2023 Schedule


18 North Murray (A)  


1 Sonoraville (H  

8 Rockmart (A) 

15 Lassiter (H) 

22 Cedartown (H)

29 Hiram (H)  


6 Woodland (A)  

13 Cass (H) 

20 Calhoun (H)  

27 Cartersville (A)

Coach’s View

As long as our kids continue to work hard in the off-season, we will give ourselves a chance to be successful.