Trippe takes two games in Lyons

January 20, 2016

The Toombs County Middle School Bullpups made a run in the fourth quarter and scored 10 points , but they still lost to J.R. Trippe 36-24 in a MGMSAA game in Lyons. The Lady Chiefs were also a 34-14 winner. Watch a slideshow Trey Cloud made a two-pointer in the first half and a 3-ball in the second and led the Bullpups with five points. Maleke Day led the fourth quarter…


Baseball Bulldogs put in a long, cold first day

January 18, 2016

On a cold and windy day with temperatures in the 40’s and gusts up to 25 miles per hour, the Toombs County Bulldogs put in a full 9 to 4 day on their first day of practice. Among the seniors getting ready for the 2016 season is Nick Curtis. Last year he played third base and pitched and he is looking forward to opening day. “I am very, very excited…


TCHS wrestlers win once and lose twice on the second day of the GHSA State Duals

January 15, 2016

The Toombs County Bulldogs opened the second day of the GHSA AAA Team Dual Wrestling Championship with a 48-19 loss to Lumpkin County. However, the Dawgs bounced back in the consolation round with a 40-36 win over Spencer. Then later in the day TCHS was knocked out of the tourney by McNair by a score of 38-31. Coach Bradley Benton talks about the Lumpkin County and Spencer duals    


Morales and Morgan propel Toombs County to GHSA State Dual victory over Calhoun

January 14, 2016

Since 2008 Toombs County High School has had two state tourney match ups with Calhoun and both times the Yellow Jackets prevailed. In a 2008 Elite 8 football game, in Calhoun, the Yellow Jacket beat the Bulldogs 41-14. Then in a 2010 quarterfinal best of three, in Lyons, the Calhoun baseball team swept TCHS 7-0 and 6-1. That Yellow Jacket run has finally ended, in the first round of the…


Gordy and Davis finish 1st and lead TCMS to 2nd place

January 14, 2016

Alex Gordy and John Davis both won first place medals and helped lead the Toombs County Middle School Bullpups to a second place finish in the season-ending  MGMSAA Wrestling Tournament held at the TCMS Gym. West Laurens finished first and the Bullpups were tied with Dublin and East Laurens for second. Watch a slideshow Davis, who finished first last season in the 65 pound weight class in the tourney staged at…


TCHS vs. Appling- the results are reversed in Lyons

January 13, 2016

Twenty-seven days after the Toombs County Bulldogs beat Appling County by 11 in Baxley and the Lady Bulldogs lost to the Lady Pirates by 20, the results were reversed in the rematch in Lyons. Both Toombs County teams opened up double-digit leads in the third quarter with the Lady Bulldogs holding on to a 48-40 victory while the Bulldogs lost a heart-breaker 70-67. The 6-11 Lady Bulldogs opened up a…


TCMS Basketball

January 11, 2016

The Toombs County Middle School basketball teams opened up the regular season with a pair of losses at West Laurens and at home to Swainsboro. Swainsboro won the girls game 44-14 and the boys game 33-10. Diamond Logan led the Lady Bullpups with six points and Tyler Smith topped the Bullpups with four points and four blocked shots. Watch a slideshow 2016 TCMS Basketball Schedule   Thursday January 14      Toombs vs…


Bulldog wrestlers are Region 1 Dual champs again

January 8, 2016

For the second straight year the Toombs County wrestling team is the Region 1 AAA Dual champions. The Dawgs rolled through the tournament, in Blackshear, by shutting out Savannah 80-0 and beating Dodge County 63-18 and Appling County 57-16 in the championship match. Toombs County will move into the GHSA AAA State Bracket, in the Macon Centreplex, as the top team from Region 1. The last two years the Bulldogs…


Dodge County dominates the second half

The Dodge County basketball teams dominated the second half of a doubleheader sweep of Toombs County High School in subregion action in Eastman. The Dodge girls and boys outscored Toombs by a combined 91-24 in the second half as the Lady Indians won 64-15 and the Indians took care of the Bulldogs 76-34. The Lady Bulldogs only trailed Dodge 9-8 after the opening quarter and 12-9 at half. However, the…

January 6, 2016

Treutlen rolls up three large wins over TCHS

January 2, 2016

In the first basketball action of 2016 Treutlen High swept Toombs County in three games in Soperton. The Vikings won the varsity boys game 102-59 and the junior varsity match up 60-28 and the Lady Vikings defeated TCHS 69-38. In the varsity boys game both teams made nine 3-pointers in a fast paced game in which Treutlen scored 47 points in the first half and 55 in the second. Five…