Chandler Lynn and Demetrius Owens are honored at the SEGA Football Awards Banquet

Chandler Lynn (left) and Demetrius Owens with TCHS head coach Richie Marsh

Toombs County High School’s Chandler Lynn and Demetrius Owens were honored at the 9th Annual SEGA Football Awards Banquet in Waycross. Lynn, a sophomore, was named Toombs County’s Offensive Player of the Year and Owens, a senior, took the Defensive Player of the Year Award for the Bulldogs.

Chandler Lynn catches a pass and takes off at Metter
Lynn was a go to wide receiver in his second season playing the position. He caught more than half of the Toombs County’s completions- 52-of-101. Lynn accumulated 892-yards, averaged 17.2 yards per catch and scored four touchdowns. He snagged a season-high eight passes at Savannah Christian. In region play he caught at least four balls in each game including seven against Swainsboro, six versus Bacon County and five at Metter.  Watch Chandler’s Highlights

Lynn hauled in four passes that netted 40-or more yards- 46 vs. Metter, 51 against Bacon, 52 at Bryan County and 50 in the Pit in the Vidalia game.

Receiving

Date Result Opponent Rec Yds Avg Lng TD
Totals 52 892 17.2 52 4
08/17 W 35-0 Twiggs County 2 31 15.5 17 1
08/24 W 14-8 Hancock Central 1 4 4.0 4
08/31 L 21-49 Savannah Christian 8 129 16.1 35
09/07 L 14-21 Claxton 6 84 14.0 39
09/21 W 20-17 Metter 5 88 17.6 46
09/28 W 42-21 Bacon County 6 124 20.7 51 1
10/05 W 41-7 Bryan County 4 93 23.3 52 1
10/12 L 14-45 Vidalia 4 74 18.5 50
10/19 L 14-35 Jeff Davis 4 104 26.0 36 1
11/02 L 20-21 Swainsboro 7 83 11.9 24
11/09 L 14-49 Dublin 5 78 15.6 33
Demetrius Owens pressures the QB versus Hancock Central

Owens has always been a fine one-on-one tackler for the Toombs County Bulldogs. The senior averaged 5.8 tackles in the 10 games he played. He had a season-high 12 against Hancock Central and 11 versus Jeff Davis. He was also was credited with six TFL’s. For the second straight year Demetrius is a First-Team All-Region 2 defensive back. Watch Demetrius’s Highlights

Tackles

Date Result Opponent Total Tackles TFL’s
Totals 58 6.0
08/17 W 35-0 Twiggs County 4
08/24 W 14-8 Hancock Central 12 2.0
08/31 L 21-49 Savannah Christian 3
09/07 L 14-21 Claxton 2
09/21 W 20-17 Metter 7 1.0
09/28 W 42-21 Bacon County 4 1.0
10/05 W 41-7 Bryan County 1 1.0
10/12 L 14-45 Vidalia 8
10/19 L 14-35 Jeff Davis 11
11/02 L 20-21 Swainsboro 6 1.0