The 57th Lyons Youth Tournament wraps up with the Lyons Flea Boys winning the big trophy

June 7, 2019

How about winning the big trophy in your first Lyons Youth Tournament. Eleven of the 13 members of the Lyons 8 and under team were able to experience that on the final day of the 57th tourney. The Lyons All-Stars completed their undefeated run through the tournament with a 10-7 victory over Metter. The Fleas join the Midgets (11-12 years old) and the Juniors (13-14) as three Lyons Recreation Department…

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Fire up the pitching machines- the Fleas and Mites take over the Lyons Youth Tourney and both home teams score 20 or more in victories

In the second and final week of the 57th Lyons Youth Tournament the younger age groups take over and that mean no live pitching. Instead you plug in the pitching machines and the emphasis turns to hitting and defense. There are no walks and the action is non-stop. Swing the stick on offense and see how many runs you can score. Then you play defense and see if you can…

June 4, 2019
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Beasley throws 6 innings without allowing an earned run for the second start in a row

Jeremy Beasley followed up his six shutout innings at Jacksonville on Tuesday with another six frames at Chattanooga on Sunday without allowing an earned run. The former Toombs County Bulldog left the game with his Mobile Bears on top 6-2. Unfortunately, Beasley was denied a second straight victory as the Lookouts rallied scoring one run in the seventh and three in the ninth to tie the game and then a…

June 3, 2019
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Graham and Musselman are All-Region 2 Dawgs

June 2, 2019

Senior Cole Graham and sophomore Chase Musselman were the only Toombs County Bulldogs to make the All-Region 2 Team as selected by the region coaches. Graham was selected as the first team catcher which was his goal going all the way back to his freshman season and Musselman was named to the second team as a pitcher. Graham had a historic season behind the plate. He had 122 chances to…

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Cole Graham saves the day twice in Macon at the Georgia Dugout Senior All-State Games

June 1, 2019

In his senior season for the Toombs County Bulldogs Cole Graham was a clutch hitter, pitcher and defensive catcher. In the Georgia Dugout Senior All-Star Games played at Mercer University, Graham came through in the seventh inning twice and helped his Southeast team win two one run games. On Friday, Cole- who was named First Team All-Region 2 AA as a catcher- caught the final three innings and threw out…

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Lyons Recreation Department goes 2-for-3 on Championship Saturday in the Lyons Youth Tournament

June 1, 2019

The Lyons Recreation Department won two Lyons Youth Tournament Championships on Saturday at Partin Park and almost won a third title. The Lyons Junior Boys (13-14 years old) went undefeated defeating Vidalia in the championship round 6-2. The Midget Boys (11-12) lost their first game in the final round to Vidalia 8-7 and then rebounded with a 6-3 victory to take home the big trophy. The Midget Girls lost their…

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Three Lyons All-Star teams move into the championship round or the Lyons Youth Tournament

The Lyons Midget Girls, Midget Boys and Junior Boys have all advanced to the championship round of the Lyons Youth Tournament with big wins on Friday. The Lyons Midget Girls defeated a strong Bacon County team 9-1, the Lyons Midget Boys took care of Jeff Davis 8-1 and the Lyons Midget Boys beat Vidalia 7-2. Lyons Junior Boys 7, Vidalia 2 Brantley Upshaw pitched five shutout innings and allowed the…

May 31, 2019
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Shaylin Stringer no-hits Evans County and records all 9 outs on strikeouts

May 30, 2019

Shaylin Stringer is a left-handed pitcher for the Lyons Midget Girls (11-12 years old) softball team and in her 2 1/2 inning no-hit game against Evans County- in the Lyons Youth Tournament- she recorded all nine outs on strikeouts as her team roared to a 14-0 win. In the first inning Shaylin struck out the first two batters, than hit one and ended the frame with a K. In the…

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A potent Lyons Junior Boys lineup takes down Swainsboro 10-2 in the Lyons Youth Tournament

The 2019 Lyons Junior Boys All-Star baseball team features a handful of players in the starting lineup that won a championship at Toombs County Middle School. On Wednesday Lyons opened up the Lyons Youth Tournament at Partin Park with a 10-2 win over Swainsboro. Seven All-Stars had at least one hit and four stroked mulit-hit games. Catcher Will Watts led the offense going 3-for-4 with a triple and two singles….

May 29, 2019
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Lyons Midget Boys open LYT with a 20-0 and a 2-1 win

The Lyons Midget Boys (11-12 years old) opened the Lyons Youth Tournament with a 20-0 two inning win over Dublin early in the day on Tuesday and then they came back under the lights at Little Fenway and they edged Wayne County 2-1. The local boys are off until Friday when they play Jeff Davis. Tucker Braddy was the winning pitcher against Dublin and then he relieved T.J. Stanley, who…

May 29, 2019
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