6th Grade Toombs County Middle School Bullpups win back-to-back championships

November 3, 2018

For the second season in a row the 6th Grade Toombs County Middle School Bullpups won the league championship at Jeff Davis. Last year the Bullpups knocked off JD 16-7 and this season the winning score was 19-8. The Bullpups finish the season with a 6-2 record. Pictures by Ashley Warf Akheem Holland scored the first TCMS touchdown. He caught a screen pass and broke it 50-yards. “He did a great…


Swainsboro nips Toombs County 21-20 on Senior Night in the Pit

November 2, 2018

The Toombs County Bulldogs became the first Region 2 team to score offensive points against the Swainsboro Tigers, the first region team to hit double-digits against the Tigers’ stout defense and they almost became the first region team to defeat the region champions. D.J. Mincey raced 20-yards for a touchdown with just 59 seconds remaining in the game to cut the Tiger lead to one-point. The Bulldogs decided to go…


Toombs County Bulldog Senior Night versus the Swainsboro Tigers

October 31, 2018

The Toombs County Bulldogs will close out the regular season with a tough Region 2 game against the Swainsboro Tigers. The Region 2 Champions have not allowed an offensive touchdown in five region games. Seven Bulldogs will be honored before the game in a Senior Night Salute. This will  be the first group of Bulldog seniors to make the GHSA State Playoffs three straight seasons since the 2008 Dawgs did…


Alli and Tucker lead TCMS Cross County to a successful season

October 30, 2018

The Toombs County Middle School Cross Country season ended with boys and girls competing in the Georgia Middle School State Cross County Championships at Cochran. The Lady Bullpups finished fifth and they were led by Alli Waller who won a medal for her 16th place finish out of 87 runners. Teammate Kylee Edwards placed 26th. The Bullpups top runner was Tucker Brodnax. He finished 22nd out of 119 competitors. Georgia…


Ricardo Santana wins a second straight Region 2 Championship

October 29, 2018

For the second straight year Toombs County’s Ricardo Santana held off Jeff Davis’s Hector Huerta to win the Region 2 Individual Cross Country Championship. Last October Ricardo won by a minute in a time of 16:47.63. This years race was much closer with Santana running the 5000 meters in 17:30.40 and he won by 7 1/2 seconds. Both races were staged at Jeff Davis. The Bulldogs finished third behind Jeff Davis…


Jamar Smith tallies 10 tackles in UTEP’s 20th straight loss

October 28, 2018

For their past four games the UTEP Miners appeared to be moving closer to their first win since the 2017 season and then they ran into the UAB Blazers. The Blazers, in their second season back since shutting down their football program, has emerged as one of the best teams in Conference USA. Following a 19-0 win at UTEP the Blazers improved to 5-0 in the conference and 7-1 overall. UAB…


6th Grade TCMS Bullpups win a thriller

October 20, 2018

Coming off their only loss of the season (39-0 at Claxton), the Toombs County Middle School 6th Grade Bullpups rallied from a double-digit deficit in the fourth quarter and they defeated Bacon 26-25 by scoring the winning touchdown and extra point with just 30 seconds remaining in the game. The young Pups are 5-1. “Words would be hard to describe the game we had Thursday,” head coach John McDonald said….


Jeff Davis ends an 8-game losing streak versus Toombs County with a 35-14 win

October 19, 2018

In an eight-game losing streak against the Toombs County Bulldogs, the Jeff Davis Yellow Jackets were outscored on average by a 40-6 score and four of those Bulldog wins were by a shutout. In fact the last time The Jackets had beaten the Bulldogs was on October 5, 2001 when JD took care of TCHS 21-6 in Hazlehurst. On October 19, 2018- 6,223 days later- the Jackets ended that drought…


Bulldogs and Yellow Jackets will play in Hazlehurst with the playoff positions on the line

October 17, 2018

For the third straight season, since moving back to AA and Region 2, the Toombs County Bulldogs are 3-1 after their first four region games. In 2016 they wound up fourth, last year they improved to second and this season the Dawgs could still finish first, second, third or fourth depending on how they do in their final two games and how the other top teams in the region fare…


Indians pull away to a 45-14 win in the Pit

October 12, 2018

The 32nd meeting between the Toombs County Bulldogs and the Vidalia Indians was decided in the first quarter when the Indians raced to a 17-0 lead scoring an offensive touchdown, a special teams TD and a field goal. Vidalia scored two more rushing touchdowns and two passing TD’s in a 45-14 win in Booster Stadium in Lyons. Pictures by J.D. Rogers The Indians are 7-0 overall and 3-0 in Region…