JV Bulldogs open with 20-6 win over Metter

Bruising fullbacks Jeidon Sistrunk and Johnathan Williams provided all the points and the Bulldog defense didn’t yield a single score in the Toombs County junior varsity football teams 20-6 home win over Metter. The Tigers only points were scored on a fumble recovery which was scooped up and returned 22-yards with 1:55 to play in the first half.

Jeidon Sistrunk scores on a 42-yard run
Jeidon Sistrunk scores on a 42-yard run

Sistrunk, a sophomore who scored on a 65-yard run at Metter last season, scored a pair of touchdowns. After Trevor Rentz  recovered a Metter fumble, Sistrunk raced down the Dawg sideline and into the south end zone for a 42-yard touchdown with 5:20 to play in the opening quarter. A two-point run by sophomore quarterback Dalton McBride came up short meaning TCHS had the early 6-0 lead.

Johnathan Wiliams splits the Metter d for sixl
Johnathan Wiliams splits the Metter d for sixl

Later in the first quarter TCHS recovered another Metter fumble and freshman Johnathan Williams took a McBride pitch and ran 12 yards for his first high school touchdown.

Williams beats two Tigers to the pylon
Williams beats two Tigers to the pylon

Williams also ran in the two-point conversion by diving toward the left pylon. He reached out with the ball in hand and got the call from the official to put TCHS up 14-0 with 2:11 remaining in the first quarter.

Sistrrunk’s final touchdown was scored with 1:19 to play in the game. He smashed through the line of scrimmage breaking several tackles and then he pulled away and ran down the Metter sideline to the north end zone.