Meadows breaks out with a big game against Montevallo

Former Toombs County Bulldog D.R. Meadows halted an 0-for-13 hitless streak with a big game versus Montevallo (Alabama). The Columbus State third baseman and leadoff hitter went 2-for-4 smashing his first extra base hit as a Cougar. He drove in three runs and scored twice in the Cougars 9-1 win in Columbus. CSU is 11-3 overall. D.R.’s day started with a strikeout swinging. In the second inning the Cougars- after…

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Cloud pitches 7 innings to help the Dawgs win their 2nd game

Trey Cloud- the Toombs County baseball team’s only senior- made his second start of the season and pitched seven innings allowing eight hits and one earned run with four strikeouts and two walks to lead the Bulldogs to their second win of the season- an 8-5 victory at Tattnall County. Cloud is 1-2 with a 1.40 ERA. The non-region game stopped Toombs County’s five game losing streak and avenged a…

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CSU completes a 3-game PBC sweep of Flagler with a 2-1 win

The Columbus State Cougars have moved into first place in the Peach Belt Conference following a home weekend sweep of Flagler. The Cougars took game three 2-1 on Sunday. CSU is 11-3 overall and at 5-1 in the PBC. The Cougars lead 4-1 Georgia College and Lander by ½ a game. Columbus State will play host to Montevallo- from the Gulf South Conference- on Wednesday and then Lander will travel…

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Bulldogs drop a pair at Jacky Jones Field

In their six losses the Toombs County baseball team has batted .164. In a pair of games at Jacky Jones Field- against Telfair County- the Dawgs went a combined 11-for-56 (.196) at the plate and the end result was a Trojan doubleheader sweep- 5-2 and 7-6 in eight innings. Toombs County, which has lost three extra innings games, is 1-6. The Telfair games were originally scheduled for McRae but that…

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Meadows is a busy 3rd baseman in CSU’s 11-2 PBC win

D.R. has always been a defensive wizard going all the way back to his Mite days at Little Fenway. Now in his third season of college baseball Meadows is the starting third baseman for the Division 2 Columbus State Cougars.  In game two of a three-game home Peach Belt series against Flagler, D.R. was busy in the first five innings of the game- making five plays, one in each frame….

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Meadows extends his hitting streak & scores the 1st Cougar run in a CSU victory

D.R. Meadows scored the first of six straight Cougar runs as Columbus State opened up a three-game Peach Belt Conference home series with a 6-1 win over Flagler. CSU is 8-3 overall and 3-1 in the conference. Meadows went 1-for-5 at the plate and he fielded one grounder at third base. For the season he is batting .275 (14-for-51) with 6 runs scored and 3 RBI. His five stolen bases…

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Toombs County soccer opens Region 2 play with two Region 2 shutout wins.

The Toombs County Lady Bulldogs opened up their eight-game region schedule with a 9-0 win over Bryan County in Booster Stadium. In the second game- on a chilly night with the temperature in the 40’s- the Bulldogs- who will play seven region games- blanked Bryan 10-0. The Lady Bulldogs are 4-1-1 and the Bulldogs 2-3-1. Earlier in the week the two teams played host to Calvary. The Lady Bylldogs and…

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Ervin Mincey will spend two more years playing college football in Mississippi

Former Toombs County Bulldog Ervin Mincey will be moving 95 miles up the road- in Mississippi- from Holmes Community College to Division 2 Delta State University for his final two years of collegiate football. Ervin Mincey page “The decision I made I thought about it long and hard,” Mincey said. “I prayed about it. I thought if this would be the best decision for me in the future. It was…

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Coffee nips the Bulldogs in 11 innings

The 2A Toombs County Bulldogs and the 6A Coffee Trojans have a history of playing close games- two which have been decided in extra innings. In 2007 Taylor Dowd smashed a single to center to drive in the tying and game winning runs in a 7-6 victory. Y-101 audio story  Last season the Dawgs beat Coffee 10-3 in Douglas and in the rematch Chandler Lynn scored the winning run in…

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Meadows goes multi-hit for the fifth time this season

Columbus State Cougar third baseman D.R. Meadows went 2-for-5 against UNC-Pembroke in the series finale in Columbus won by the Braves 8-5. Columbus wins the season-opening Peach Belt Conference series two games to one and overall the Cougars are 7-3. D.R. now has a three-game hitting streak and has had at least a hit in seven-of-his last eight games. Plus his multi-hit game was the fifth of the season in…

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