The first sports action of the 2017-18 school year was played on the softball field and the Toombs County MIddle School Lady Bullpups 6th and 7th grade team swept Portal in a pair of five inning games 4-0 and 18-12.
Lauren Hattaway pitched both games and in the second one she smashed a ball up the middle and drove in a run while winding up at third base. She also walked with the bases loaded. Catcher Anna Watts also singled in a run in the second game and K.K. Mobley came off the bench and stroked an inside the park homer.