Bulldogs get a second shot at Twiggs County in the Pitt

August 24, 2017

Last year, in week two of the 2016 season, the Twiggs County Cobras traveled over to Booster Stadium and opened up their season with a 24-17 win over the Toombs County Bulldogs. The Cobras had a tall quarterback, a bruising fullback and a very fast wing back and all contributed to the victory. Toombs County Football 2017 On Friday night at 7:30, on Y-101 (The Bulldog Pregame Show begins at…


Braddy and Braddock both get a hit off Metter’s Madison Spivey

August 22, 2017

In 2013 their brothers, each named Hunter, were stroking plenty of hits for a Toombs County baseball team which made it all the way to the Elite 8. On August 22, 2017 in Metter, freshman Ashtyn Braddy and senior Amber Braddock, batting first and second in the TCHS lineup, were the only two Lady Bulldogs who were able to reach base against hard throwing pitcher Madison Spivey In Metter’s 9-1…


Lady Bullpups hit some shots in loss to Glennville

August 21, 2017

The top of the order for Toombs County Middle School Lady Bullpups were hitting some shots in a home game against Glennville, but they didn’t hit enough in a 16-5 loss which dropped their overall record to 1-3. Ziahya Griffin, who plays third base and bats second, led the TCMS offensive attack with two triples, a double and two runs batted in and on one of the three-baggers she was…


Bulldogs hold on to a 10-8 win over EL in the Erk Russell Classic

August 20, 2017

An Ervin Mincey sack, on fourth down and 13 from the Bulldog 36-yard line, and with 23 seconds to play, sealed the Toombs County Bulldogs 10-8 season-opening victory over East Laurens in the Erk Russell Classic in Paulson Stadium in Statesboro. The game, which kicked off at 5 p.m., was played in 90 plus degree heat and on artificial turf. Update- Freshman defensive back Chandler Lynn was injured on a…


17 is the winning number in Swainsboro and Lyons

August 17, 2017

What are the odds that two softball games involving two Toombs County teams would be decided with the winning team scoring 17 runs? Perhaps 17-1. Whatever the answer is it actually happened. The Toombs County High School Lady Bulldogs won a three hour game 17-14 in Swainsboro and the Toombs County Middle School Lady Bullpups lost a long six inning game to Collins 17-13 in Lyons. Both Toombs County teams…


Bulldogs prepare for the Falcons, the heat and a big stage

August 17, 2017

The Toombs County Bulldogs’ 2017 regular season opener will be like no other opening night the program has ever experienced. For one, opening night is actually opening day because game one kicks off at 5 p.m. and this non-region match up against East Laurens will be played at Paulson Stadium- home of the Georgia Southern Eagles as a part of the Erk Russell Classic. The capacity of this Division 1…


Lady Bulldogs swing the sticks in Vidalia loss

August 16, 2017

The Toombs County Lady Bulldogs were swinging the sticks in a 12-5 home loss to Vidalia. However, the Lady Dawgs made seven errors which led to the Lady Indians scoring three unearned runs in the first inning and five in the fourth. TCHS is 0-2 overall and in Region 2 play. Ashtyn Braddy pitched the whole game for Toombs and went 2-for-4 with a triple, a double and two runs…


Beasley’s consecutive scoreless streak ends at 14 1/3 innings

August 14, 2017

KJ Harrison has experienced a couple of firsts this summer. On June 19, playing for Oregon State, he hit the first grand slam in a College World Series game played at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. Harrison hit a first pitch 89 mile per hour fast ball over the left center field fence off LSU’s ┬áHunter Newman- a 6-3 righty from Calvary Baptist in Savannah. What a coincidence. Harrison…


Bulldogs match Hephzibah in the first half and mash the Rebels in the 4th quarter

August 12, 2017

In a preseason scrimmage, at Hephzibah, the Toombs County Bulldogs scored 20 points in the first half on a Dalton McBride 46-yard run in the first quarter and two second quarter throws by the senior quarterback to Jaquail Boyd (17 and 8-yards) to build up a 20-14 lead at the break. In the fourth quarter the Dawgs emphasized their veteran offensive line and power running game with senior Jeidon Sistrunk…


Softball season begins with a Lady Bullpup win and a Lady Bulldog loss

August 11, 2017

The regular season opened on Thursday with the Toombs County Middle School Lady Bullpups beating Claxton 17-12 on the road while the Toombs County Lady Bulldogs lost a home game to Jeff Davis 14-3. K.K. Mobley, Emma Salter and Ziahya Griffin each went 2-for-2 for the Lady Bullpups and every other starter had one hit. The Lady Bulldogs stroked seven hits against JD. LiliAnn Pitman led the way by going…