Pitching will be more important in Region 2 Baseball in 2019

January 28, 2019

Pitching has always been an important factor in Region 2 AA Baseball. However, in the 2019 season quality pitching should be a key factor in deciding the top four teams which move on to the post season. The reason is more total region games played in increments of three each week. In the past two seasons the schedule had two region teams playing each other home and away during each…

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D.R. Meadows and Nick Curtis open 2019 with impressive performances

January 27, 2019

D.R. Meadows and Nick Curtis were Toombs County Bulldog teammates in 2016. In a late season home game against Brantley County Curtis pitched a compete game seven-hitter and struck out eight batters with no walks in a 3-2 win. Meadows went 1-for-3 reaching on an infield hit in the third inning and he scored the game-winning run on a George Lucke sacrifice fly. The two former Bulldogs each opened their…

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Bulldogs send 7 wrestlers to the semifinals, win two individual titles and finish 1st in the Sweet Onion Memorial

January 26, 2019

The Toombs County Bulldogs honored the memory of Brad Bell and Robbie Rogers by winning the first place trophy at the Sweet Onion Memorial at the Toombs County High School Gym. Seven Bulldogs made it to the semifinals out of the 14 weight classes and two seniors won individual championships- Cruz Arredondo and Ricardo Santana. The Bulldogs who were in third place after Friday’s quarterfinals surged into the lead after…

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TCHS Bulldogs take 3rd place in the AA GHSA State Dual Tournament with a 53-24 win over Dade County

The Toombs County Bulldogs reeled off four straight pins to open up a 33-0 lead over Dade County and they finished the dual with two more pins to defeat the Wolverines 53-24 to take third place in the AA GHSA State Duals Tournament in the Macon Centreplex. “As a coach you are always worried you get a team you dominated in the quarterfinals (59-16) and you think are we going…

January 19, 2019
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Bulldogs beat Vidalia in the consolation semifinals of the GHSA State Duals Tournament

One week after the Toombs County Bulldog wrestling team defeated Vidalia 45-20 at Jeff Davis High School to take a sixth straight Area 1 Duals Championship, the Dawgs squared off with their rival in the consolation semifinals of the AA GHSA State Duals Tournament at 9 a.m. in the Macon Centreplex and Toombs won by a similar score of 45-24. The Bulldogs will wrestle Dade County for third place in…

January 19, 2019
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Elbert County pulls out a semifinal dual with Toombs County which included six lead changes and one tie

The AA GHSA State Duals Tournament semifinal between Toombs County and Elbert County featured six lead changes and one tie and was decided in the 12th and 13th match of the 14 held in the Macon Centreplex. After two-time state champion Ricardo Santana (138 pounds)collected four Bulldog points with a 21-9 major decision victory over Nolan Johnson the Dawgs had a 28-27 lead. Elbert County won the 145 pound weight…

January 18, 2019
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Bulldogs win 10 straight matches to defeat Dade County 59-16 in the AA GHSA Team Duals State Championship Quarterfinals

After two matches in the quarterfinal round of the GHSA AA Team Duals Wrestling State Championships in the Macon Centreplex, the Toombs County Bulldogs trailed 4-3. At 160 pounds TCHS’s Chandler Lynn recorded three takedowns and 2 escapes to defeat Dade County’s Dakota Johnson 8-6 to give the Bulldogs a 3-0 lead. Next at 170 pounds the Dawgs lost a majority decision to put Dade up 4-3. “You have a…

January 17, 2019
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Baseball Bulldog open practice stressing defense

January 16, 2019

The Toombs County Bulldogs, under new head coach Derek James, opened practice on Monday and for the first three days they have spent a lot of time working on defense. The Bulldogs have been taking grounders, working on turning double plays and practicing their bunt defense. Seniors Dalton Lynn (third base) and Brock Harrison and Bryce Deloach- both working at short- plus sophomore Chase Musselman- at second base- are leading…

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Jeff Davis downs Toombs County twice in Region 2 play

The Jeff Davis High School basketball teams took a pair of Region 2 basketball games in Hazlehurst from Toombs County. JD won the girls game 42-30 and the boys game 71-55. The Lady Bulldogs trailed 10-8 after the opening quarter. K.K. Mobley, who led TCHS with 15 points, scored on a lay up with 30 seconds remaining in the first quarter and then hit a shot in the lane which…

January 16, 2019
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