Bulldogs drop a pair at Jacky Jones Field

In their six losses the Toombs County baseball team has batted .164. In a pair of games at Jacky Jones Field- against Telfair County- the Dawgs went a combined 11-for-56 (.196) at the plate and the end result was a Trojan doubleheader sweep- 5-2 and 7-6 in eight innings. Toombs County, which has lost three extra innings games, is 1-6. The Telfair games were originally scheduled for McRae but that…

February 22, 2020
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Meadows is a busy 3rd baseman in CSU’s 11-2 PBC win

February 22, 2020

D.R. has always been a defensive wizard going all the way back to his Mite days at Little Fenway. Now in his third season of college baseball Meadows is the starting third baseman for the Division 2 Columbus State Cougars.  In game two of a three-game home Peach Belt series against Flagler, D.R. was busy in the first five innings of the game- making five plays, one in each frame….

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Meadows extends his hitting streak & scores the 1st Cougar run in a CSU victory

D.R. Meadows scored the first of six straight Cougar runs as Columbus State opened up a three-game Peach Belt Conference home series with a 6-1 win over Flagler. CSU is 8-3 overall and 3-1 in the conference. Meadows went 1-for-5 at the plate and he fielded one grounder at third base. For the season he is batting .275 (14-for-51) with 6 runs scored and 3 RBI. His five stolen bases…

February 21, 2020
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Toombs County soccer opens Region 2 play with two Region 2 shutout wins.

The Toombs County Lady Bulldogs opened up their eight-game region schedule with a 9-0 win over Bryan County in Booster Stadium. In the second game- on a chilly night with the temperature in the 40’s- the Bulldogs- who will play seven region games- blanked Bryan 10-0. The Lady Bulldogs are 4-1-1 and the Bulldogs 2-3-1. Earlier in the week the two teams played host to Calvary. The Lady Bylldogs and…

February 21, 2020
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Ervin Mincey will spend two more years playing college football in Mississippi

February 20, 2020

Former Toombs County Bulldog Ervin Mincey will be moving 95 miles up the road- in Mississippi- from Holmes Community College to Division 2 Delta State University for his final two years of collegiate football. Ervin Mincey page “The decision I made I thought about it long and hard,” Mincey said. “I prayed about it. I thought if this would be the best decision for me in the future. It was…

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Coffee nips the Bulldogs in 11 innings

The 2A Toombs County Bulldogs and the 6A Coffee Trojans have a history of playing close games- two which have been decided in extra innings. In 2007 Taylor Dowd smashed a single to center to drive in the tying and game winning runs in a 7-6 victory. Y-101 audio story  Last season the Dawgs beat Coffee 10-3 in Douglas and in the rematch Chandler Lynn scored the winning run in…

February 19, 2020
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Meadows goes multi-hit for the fifth time this season

February 16, 2020

Columbus State Cougar third baseman D.R. Meadows went 2-for-5 against UNC-Pembroke in the series finale in Columbus won by the Braves 8-5. Columbus wins the season-opening Peach Belt Conference series two games to one and overall the Cougars are 7-3. D.R. now has a three-game hitting streak and has had at least a hit in seven-of-his last eight games. Plus his multi-hit game was the fifth of the season in…

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Appling County shuts out the Bulldogs in a pair of games in Baxley

Four Appling County pitchers limited Toombs County batters to no runs on eight hits with 17 strikeouts and seven walks as the Pirates swept the Bulldogs in a doubleheader in Baxley. The Pirates took game one 8-0 and they scored three runs in the fifth and won game two 3-0. In the first game five Bulldogs had a hit- Trey Cloud, Will Watts, Alex Gordy, Bryson Stanley and Foster Jones…

February 15, 2020
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D.R. Meadows creates havoc from the leadoff position- he strokes 2 hits, steals 3 bases & drives in 2 runs in Columbus State’s 11-6 win over UNC-Pembroke

February 15, 2020

When you are the leadoff hitter your job is to get on base and create some havoc. D.R. Meadows did just that in Columbus State’s 11-6 home win over UNC-Pembroke. CSU is 7-2 and 2-0 in the Peach Belt Conference. At the plate D.R. went 2-for-4 with a pair of singles to left and right plus he was hit by a pitch. Meadows stole three bases and scored a run…

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The Bulldogs place four on the podium at the GHSA 2A Traditional State Wrestling Tournament

Seniors Jose Balderos, Arael Rodriguez and Devonte Willis plus junor Chandler Lynn all earned their way to the podium- as state placers- at GHSA 2A Traditional State Wrestling Tournament in the Macon Centreplex. For the second straight year Balderos excelled at state in the 106 pound division. Last year he finished second and this year he placed third winning his third place match 10-2. Rodriguez (138 pounds) makes it to…

February 15, 2020
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