Bulldogs getting ready for a 7 o’clock Thursday night homecoming game

Dawson Malone scores his first Bulldog TD against Bryan County in 2018

The Toombs County Bulldogs sixth game of the season- in the Pit against Bryan County- will have a different feel for their fans. It is a 7 o’clock start on a Thursday night on Y-101 Radio. The Bulldogs they say that Thursday game is no different than a Friday game and homecoming is for the student body.

The Bulldogs evened their Region 2 record at 1-1 with a 38-0 win at Bacon County- their third shutout of the season. The Bulldogs are 4-1 overall and 1-1 in the region.

Junior running back D.J. Mincey scored four touchdowns, all in the first half. Mincey rushed for 134 yards on 11 carries averaging 12.2 yards every time he touched the ball. The Bulldogs piled up a season-high 279 rushing yards averaging 9 yards per carry.

Mincey scored his first TD on a 7-yard run with 3:45 to play in the first quarter. His second on a 28-yard run 50 seconds into the second quarter. A third on an 18-yard run with 6:27 left in the second quarter and a fourth on a 1-yard run with 2:04 to play in the first half.

The Bulldogs Julio Almanza kicked a 34-yard field goal that hit the left upright and went through the goal post as the first half ended to give Toombs a 31-0 lead.

Brannon Usher scored the final TD of the night on a 2-yard run with 9:49 to play in the third quarter.

The Redskins have yielded 40 or more points in all five of their games while only scoring 19 points on offense.

Bryan County has played three quarterbacks- senior (#12) Hunter Lee and freshman (#14) Josiah Scott and a number 18 who played against Jeff Davis. Scott has completed 10 passes and Lee six. Senior (#7) Kyle Hines- 6-1, 190- has caught half of Bryan’s completed passes. His eight catches good for 118 yards.

The team’s leading rusher is junior (#23) Roshad Godwin. He is listed at 5-3 and 195 pounds. He has rushed for a total of 209 yards on 47 carries and is averaging 4.4 yards every time he runs the ball.

In Bryan County’s last game- a 47-3 loss to Jeff Davis in Pembroke- Godwin ran for a season-high 102 yards on 11 carries. He averaged 9.3 yards and scored his second touchdown of the season on a 44-yard run.

Thursday Night Football for the Toombs County Bulldogs

2017- Benedictine defeated Toombs County 28-14 in the Pit
2015- Beach 18, Toombs County 7 in a game broadcast on Thursday Night Blitz broadcast on WSAV-TV in Booster Stadium
2014- Toombs County 26, Johnson 21 in a game broadcast on Thursday Night Blitz broadcast on WSAV-TV at the Pit
2011- Dublin 50, Toombs County 16 in Booster Stadium
2010- Dublin 35, Toombs County 19 in the Shamrock Bowl
2008- Toombs County 41, Southeast Bulloch 0 in Brooklet which was moved due to the threat of a hurricane

Homecoming results

2018- Claxton 21, Toombs County 14
2017- Toombs County 20, Bacon County 14
2016- Toombs County 49, Jeff Davis 0
2015- Pierce County 31, Toombs County 20
2014- Dodge County 38, Toombs County 14
2013- Toombs County 34, Long County 21
2012- Toombs County 14, Benedictine 12
2011- Tattnall County 29, Toombs County
2010- Toombs County 35, Pierce County 12
2009- Bleckley County 25, Toombs County 21

Last 10 TCHS Homecoming Queens and their sports

2018- Divoria Gaffney- competition cheerleading and track and field
2017- Brooke Morris
2016- Catherine Domingo- soccer
2015- Emily Banks- competition cheerleading
2014- Breanna Walker- basketball
2013- Megan Meadows- basketball, soccer, volleyball and softball
2012- Terri Sandoval
2011- Janine Taylor- volleyball and soccer
2010- Bessie Pittman- volleyball and basketball
2009- Ramie Partin- competition cheerleading and soccer

Past Toombs County versus Bryan County games

Big play Bulldogs go 3-0 in Region 2 with a 41-7 win at Bryan County

Bulldogs take care of business at Bryan County, up next Benedictine and a showdown for 1st in Region 2

Toombs County Bulldogs open Region 2 play with a well executed 41-7 win over Bryan County