Gamecocks deal the Bulldogs a second round state playoff loss

November 18, 2017

Last year in the opening round of the GHSA State Playoffs the Screven County Gamecocks beat the Toombs County Bulldogs with a handful of big plays. Gamecock quarterback Armani Bunbury threw four touchdown passes for 28, 29. 40 and 75-yards. In a rematch in the second round, back in Sylvania, Bunbury, now a senior, didn’t equal those numbers through the air, but he did toss a 22-yard pass to Tyquan…


TCMS basketball teams go 3-0 with home wins over Portal

November 16, 2017

The Toombs County Middle School basketball teams closed out their pre-Thanksgiving schedule with a pair of home wins over Portal improving each team’s record to 3-0. K.K. Mobley scored 21 points and Ziahaya Griffin added 11 in the Lady Bullpups 39-13 win and Silas Legrand tossed in 13 points and Maleke Day chipped in 12 in the Bullpups 33-25 victory. The Bullpups, who sank 13 3-pointers against Collins on Monday,…


Improved Bulldogs get a second shot at improved Screven County Gamecocks

November 14, 2017

On August 19th the Toombs County Bulldogs and the Screven County Gamecocks were in the same venue opening up the 2017 season. They both played in the Erk Russell Classic, in Paulson Stadium, in Statesboro. The Dawgs edged East Laurens 10-8 and the Gamecocks defeated Bluffton 45-20. Since that hot August Saturday the Bulldogs have won 9 of their 10 games on the way to a 10-1 record. Last season…


TCMS Bullpups sink 13 3-pointers and Lady Bullpups win by 33 in sweep of Collins

November 13, 2017

It is probably a school record, but nobody can prove it. The Toombs County Middle School Bullpups made 13 3-pointers in a 62-48 win over Collins- they fired in eight in the first half and five in the second. The Lady Bullpups also won by double-digits in their 41-8 victory. Both teams are off to 2-0 starts. Maleke Day made six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 32 points, Silas Legrant…


Bulldogs grind out an exciting 34-31 playoff victory over Fitzgerald

November 11, 2017

No matter how many times they trailed the Fitzgerald Purple Hurricanes the Toombs County Bulldogs didn’t stop grinding in their first round GHSA State playoff game in Booster Stadium. The Dawgs trailed 7-0, 14-7, 21-14, 24-14 and 31-27. However, each time they came back to tie or eventually take the lead. Senior quarterback Dalton McBride made two big throws in the fourth quarter as the Bulldogs pulled out a 34-31…


TCMS basketball teams open up the season with double-digit home wins

November 9, 2017

The Toombs County Middle School basketball season opened with the Lady Bullpups and Bullpups each defeating Bryan County by double-digits in the TCMS Gym. K.K. Mobley scored 27 to lead the Lady Bullpups to a 41-7 victory and Maleke Day tossed in 17 points in the Bullpups 38-23 win. Both teams ended last season with double-digit playoff losses to Bryan County. Mobley, who scored 17 points in the first half…


Improving TCHS Cheer Dawgs earn a trip to the GHSA Sectionals in Columbus

November 8, 2017

When the Toombs County High School competition cheerleading team opened their season they scored 33 points in their first event. In their last event, the Region 2 competition at West Laurens, the Cheer Dawgs more than doubled that early season score as they posted an 83 to finish third and qualify for the GHSA State Sectionals at the Columbus Civic Center on Friday. Y-101 Story   The Cheer Dawgs will…


Bulldogs square off against Fitzgerald in the Pit in the GHSA State Playoffs

November 7, 2017

For the fourth time this season the Fitzgerald Purple Hurricanes will take on a team that wound up 9-1 in the regular season. The 4-6 Canes will play at Toombs County in the opening round of the GHSA State Playoffs. The game will kickoff at 7:30 and the Bulldog Pregame Show will begin at 7 on Y-101 Radio and it will be streamed on Mixlr. Pregame Tickets are on-sale at…


Ricardo Santana finishes second in the GHSA AA State Cross Country Race

November 4, 2017

Toombs County junior Ricardo Santana has an amazing success rate competing at the state level. In the sport of wrestling he has placed third as a freshman and won a state championship as a sophomore. In cross country he placed tenth as a sophomore and on November 4, 2017 he finished second in the GHSAA AA State Race in Carrollton. Ricardo ran the hilly 3.1 mile course the fastest he…


Bulldogs open up 19-0 lead and hold on to a 32-22 Senior Night win over Swainsboro to the finish regular season at 9-1

November 4, 2017

The Toombs County Bulldogs defense and special teams created three short field opportunities in the first half and Keshawn Morgan scored three touchdowns as the Bulldogs opened up a 19-0 lead. However, head coach Richie Marsh said his Dawgs lost their focus and the Tigers rallied and pulled to within nine points at the end of the third quarter. Morgan scored his fifth TD with 4:12 to play and even…