13 strikeouts doom the Bulldogs in Baxley

Four Appling County pitchers struck out a combined 13 Toombs County Bulldogs in a non-region game in Baxley. Meanwhile on offense the Pirates scored four runs in the fourth in their 5-2 win. Y-101 play-by-play Right-hand starter Shawn Brown pitched 4 1/3 innings and struck out 10 Dawgs. He was tough to hit in any two-strike count. Cole Graham singled hitting the first pitch he saw from Brown in the first…

February 22, 2019
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Toombs County High School soccer teams win back-to-back road matches

The Toombs County High School soccer teams won back-to-back road matches at Claxton and Bryan County. The Lady Bulldogs shutout Claxton 3-0 last Thursday and then on Tuesday in Region 2 play they scored six first half goals in a 9-0 victory. Crystal Morales scored a pair of goals on two free kicks and Ashley Venegas also scored twice. The Bulldogs turned a 1-1 tie into a 3-1 victory at…

February 20, 2019
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Telfair County walks off with a win in a 2-1 thriller

The Telfiar County Trojans scored two runs off Toombs County Bulldog pitching on a cloudy Monday in McRae and both runs which were scored in the first and seventh were on bases loaded walks. The first free pass put the Trojans up 1-0 and the second one ended the game and lifted Telfair to a 2-1 win. Y-101 Play-by-play The Bulldogs who were averaging 10 runs and nearly 10 hits per…

February 19, 2019
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JV Bulldogs pull out a season-opening 8-7 win at Tattnall County

February 17, 2019

Landon Gupton scored the game-winning run in the top of the seventh inning on a pass ball and Alex Gordy worked a three up, three down frame in the bottom of the inning to lead the Toombs County junior varsity to an 8-7 season-opening win at Tattnall County. Gordy pitched 1 2/3 innings and allowed two hits and one earned run with two strikeouts and two walks to pick up…

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Bulldogs win a battle between 2-0 teams in Reidsville

February 16, 2019

The Toombs County Bulldogs and the Tattnall County Warriors each entered their Saturday matchup in Reidsville with 2-0 records. When the seven inning game ended the Bulldogs had stroked 14 hits and yielded only four in an 8-1 victory. Sophomore Chase Musselman pitched a complete game and he did not allow an earned run. He struck out three and walked four and at one point in the middle of the…

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Ricardo Santana becomes Toombs County’s 1st 3-time state champion

For the third straight Saturday Toombs County senior Ricardo Santana (132 pounds) defeated Fitzgerald’s Chance Miller 7-1 in a first place match meaning for the third straight year Santana is a GHSA State Champion. Ricardo is Toombs County’s first three-time state champ. Bryan Benton won four state championships for the Dawgs and Derrick MIncey, Bradley Benton and Demery Hawkins each won two. Y-101 interview with head coach Bill Benton  …

February 16, 2019
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2A Bulldogs take care of 6A Coffee in Douglas

In 2009 the Toombs County Bulldogs needed a big two-out, two-run hit from Taylor Dowd in the seventh inning to beat Coffee on the road 7-6. Ten years later the 2A Bulldogs didn’t need a clutch late inning hit to defeat the 6A Trojans, instead they took care of business with a four-run first and two-run fifth in their 10-3 victory. Y-101 play-by-play Senior Cole Graham started the game on the…

February 14, 2019
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Bulldogs open the season with a run-rule victory over Telfair

February 13, 2019

The seniors and the young folks all stepped up in the Toombs County Bulldogs’ 12-2 season opening five inning home win over Telfair County. Senior Brock Harrison pitched five innings of two-hit ball allowing one earned run with four strikeouts and two walks. Y-101 Radio play-by-play At the plate senior leadoff man Bryce Deloach went 2-for-3 and scored three runs, senior number three batter Cole Graham reached base four times (two…

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Basketball Bulldogs go to state seeded 4th out of Region 2

February 10, 2019

The Toombs County Boys basketball team entered the Region 2 Tournament- at Vidalia High School- seeded sixth on a Tuesday and on Saturday after a 78-26 loss to Metter they left as Region 2’s fourth seed in the GHSA State Tournament. A 58-52 win on Wednesday over Swainsboro clinched the state tourney spot for the Bulldogs while a 60-39 loss to Vidalia knocked the Bulldogs down to the third place…

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9 TCHS Bulldog wrestlers earn a trip to the state tourney

February 9, 2019

After a weekend of wrestling in the Toombs County High School Gym, nine Bulldogs advanced through their brackets at the GHSA 2A Section A to move on to the GHSA State Traditional Tournament at the Macon Centreplex on February 14, 15 and 16. The round of 12 will be on Thursday, February 14 from 10 a.m. to 11:45. The semifinals are Friday, February 15 from noon to 1:30 and all…

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