Two undefeated teams square off in Booster Stadium

The last time the Toombs County Bulldogs opened up a season with three straight wins was in 2007. The last time the Bacon County Raiders started a season with four straight victories was never. Even in a 9-2 season in 1987 the Raiders lost in week two to Appling County before winning eight straight. Toombs County Football Page The two teams will meet in Booster Stadium on Friday at 7:30 p.m….

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Lady Bulldogs rise up and beat Fitzgerald for 2nd win of the season

For the first three innings of their non-region home game against Fitzgerald the Toombs County Lady Bulldogs were playing the same kind of ball they have been playing during their seven game losing streak. One of their main problems has been leaving runners in scoring position. The Lady Dawgs left runners on second and third base in both the first and second innings and by the bottom of the fifth…

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Jamar Smith plays on ESPN

Growing up in Lyons Jamar Smith watched ESPN as he played football for the Toombs County Middle School Bullpups and the Toombs County High School Bulldogs. However, he had never played on ESPN until September 15 when his UTEP Miners played host to Arizona in a 10:30 p.m. EDT time broadcast on the mothership (ESPN).  Adam Amin handled the play-by-play, Dusty Dvoracek was the analyst and Molly McGrath  was on…

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JV Bulldogs, like the varsity, now have a 3-game winning streak

The Toombs County junior varsity football team opened the season with a home loss to Swainsboro. However, since then these young Dawgs have won three games in a row and all on the road. Their latest victory, a 33-0 at East Laurens featured a potent passing game with sophomore quarterback Trey Cloud throwing three touchdown passes in the first half. The Bulldogs scored twice on the ground and their defense…

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TCHS competition cheerleaders open season with their Cheer Dawg Classic

The Cheer Dawg Classic returns on September 16 after a one-year absence and the Toombs County High School competition cheerleading team will open up the season in their gym. Although they will be performing they won’t be competing for a trophy. Fifteen teams are expected to compete on Saturday morning with the middle school girls beginning at 10 and the varsity at 11:30. Y-101 Story   The Cheer Dawgs have…

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Bulldogs and Redskins postponed until October 6

Hurricane Irma may be long gone, but her Monday Southeast Georgia visit has altered the sports schedule for the week. The Toombs County Bulldog football game at Bryan County has been rescheduled and will be played on October 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Pembroke. Both schools canceled classes on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. That October 6th date is an open week for all the Region 2 teams. So, now the…

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Beasley sets down 6-out-of-7 Ogden Raptors in his last appearance of the season 

Jeremy Beasley wrapped up a very successful first summer pitching pro ball by throwing two scoreless innings in the Pioneer League Playoffs. In the first game of the best-of-three South Division Championship Series at Ogden, Utah Jeremy pitched a scoreless seventh and eighth inning in the Orem Owlz 9-4 loss. Beasley allowed one hit and struck out one batter while inducing five ground ball outs and one liner to left…

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Jamar Smith starts his first Division 1 game

Not only did Jamar Smith start his first Division 1 game in the UTEP Miners’s first home game of the season against Rice, but he also had the honor of carrying the Miner pickaxe into the Sun Bowl.  In a match up of two teams coming off loses to Top 25 teams the Rice Owls defeated UTEP 31-14.  Jamar Smith Page Jamar made four total tackles from his middle linebacker…

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Bulldogs hold on to a 1-point win over Telfair County

Last year, in McCrae, the Toombs County Bulldogs and the Telfair County Trojans were tied at 28 in the second half prior to the Dawgs pulling away to a 49-35 victory. In the rematch, before a big crowd of Dawg fans, the Trojans only needed an extra point to tie the game at 20-all with 1:13 to play in regulation. Toombs County Football Page The snap to holder slash tough-to-tackle quarterback…

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Chandler Lynn scores on O and Derrick Mincey on D in 16-14 win at Tattnall

Chandler Lynn scored two first half rushing touchdowns and Derrick Mincey broke a 14-all tie with a fourth quarter safety as the Toombs County junior varsity football team edged Tattnall County 16-14 on the road. The young Bulldogs have won two straight games and are 2-1 on the season. The Warriors turned a short pass into a big touchdown play early in the second half to tie the game at…

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