The Bulldog wrestlers open up the season with Santana and Rodriquez each going 5-0

Martin Santana and Arael Rodriguez were each coming off cross country season as they switched sports to wrestling and both went 5-0 in their dual matches at Ware County to lead the Toombs County Bulldogs to a fifth place finish in the Gator Duals in their first action of the season. The Bulldogs had to forfeit three weight classes because those wrestlers are still playing football which means the Dawgs…

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The Bulldogs play the Rebels for real on Friday night in Booster Stadium

The Toombs County Bulldogs and Hephzibah Rebels have never played a regular season or playoff game, but they do have a recent history. In back-to-back seasons in 2016 and 17 the two schools scrimmaged each other both home and away. Only the weather could damper the varsity Bulldogs in 16-0 scrimmage win over Hephzibah In 2016- the game was played in the Pit and was limited to one quarter due…

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Bulldogs earn a home playoff game with a 31-20 win at Swainsboro

After two tough Region 2 losses to Metter and Vidalia, the Toombs County Bulldogs were on the outside looking in to make the top four in the playoff race. However, these Dawgs rallied with two big wins (Jeff Davis 31-0) to close out the regular season and not only did their 31-20 victory at Swainsboro clinch a trip to the postseason, but also a home game in the opening round…

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Bulldogs versus Tigers will determine the playoff positions for both teams

On November 7, 2008 the Toombs County Bulldogs traveled to Swainsboro needing a win over the Tigers to qualify for the state playoffs. Those Bulldogs were successful winning 43-30 on their way to the Elite 8. The 2019 Bulldogs don’t have to beat Swainsboro to move on to state. However, it will take away any doubt because if Jeff Davis wins at Metter and the Dawgs lose, the Yellow Jackets…

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Martin Santana finishes 6th in the GHSA AA State Cross Country Meet

In a race run at a very fast pace, Toombs County senior Martin Santana finished 6th in the GHSA AA State Cross Country Meet in Carrollton. Martin ran the 5k (3.1 Miles) race in 17:44.27. He was the top runner from Region 2 finishing a second before Vidalia’s Cole Register. As a freshman at state Martin finished 33rd in 19:34 as a sophomore 16th in 18:35.23 and last year 22nd…

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Ervin Mincey wraps up his JUCO career with a win and an active game

Former Toombs County Bulldog Ervin Mincey wrapped up his playing days at Holmes Community College in Mississippi with a 49-16 home victory over Coahoma Community College. In the Senior Day win Ervin had three tackles including a sack. In eight games Ervin had 36 tackles- 15 solo and 21 assists and he averaged 4.5 per game. Y-101 Interview   Check out my highlight – https://t.co/kYBDDFnSAl — Ervin Mincey (@King_Mincey) October…

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Jeff Davis upsets Swainsboro 21-14- How does that effect the Toombs County Bulldogs?

Coming off a 31-0 loss at Toombs County, the Jeff Davis Yellow Jackets rallied on their Senior Night with a 21-14 home win over the Swainsboro Tigers. The Tigers were seeking to clinch the number one seed in Region 2 while the Yellow Jackets were trying to keep their post season hopes alive. In the other two Region 2 games Metter knocked off Vidalia 21-3 and the Bacon County Raiders…

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Toombs County Red Coat Marching Band gets a superior score in Statesboro

In high school marching band competitions you can’t do better than earning a superior score and that is what the Toombs County Red Coat Marching Band received for their four-song performance at the East Georgia Marching Championship at Statesboro High School. The Red Coats had to adapt to playing their music in gym instead of a football stadium due to the rainy weather. Drum major Bryce Braddy and the auxilary…

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6th Grade Football Championship- Jeff Davis 16, Toombs County 12

For the third straight season the Toombs County and Jeff Davis 6th grade teams met for the league championship. The last two years Toombs won by one and nine points. In this third championship- in Hazlehurst- Jeff Davis held on to a 16-12 victory. Jeff Davis scored the first touchdown on a 54-yard punt return with 5:23 to play in the second quarter. JD made a 2-point kick to take…

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The Bulldogs bounce back with a commanding 31-0 shutout of Jeff Davis

The week after a loss to rival Vidalia is sometimes a very stressful week for the Toombs County Bulldogs. So much rides on that game that it effects the team the following week. The 2019 Dawgs didn’t let that bring them down in a crucial Region 2 home game against Jeff Davis. Instead they came out and played their most complete game of the season. They ran the ball successfully…

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