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Men’s Basketball Secures Back to Back Non-Region Road Victories to Move Overall Record to 18-2

Lyons, GA. – January 29, 2024 | Head Coach Jared Goodwin

The Toombs County Men’s Basketball team secured two more victories over the weekend with back-to-back road games, starting with Dublin on Friday. The team established a strong 31-9 lead by halftime and maintained their momentum for a 52-37 win over Dublin.

Toombs County was propelled by Dominic Eason’s outstanding performance, including 23 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals, and a block. Jesus Quintero added 8 points, 4 rebounds, 5 assists, and a steal. Contributions also came from Marion James with 6 points, 5 rebounds, and 2 assists, Gavin Fletcher with 5 points, 2 rebounds, an assist, and a steal, and Mike Polke with 4 points, 3 assists, 3 steals, and a block. Cornelius Bullard chipped in with 4 points and 2 assists.

On Saturday, the team faced Twiggs County in Jeffersonville. Contrasting with Friday’s game, Toombs County started slowly and trailed 29-26 at halftime. However, a revitalized Toombs team emerged after the break, showcasing robust defense and efficient offense. They dominated the third quarter with a 29-4 run, cruising to a 70-39 victory.

Toombs had a balanced scoring night. Juju Cutler led the way with 15 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals, and a block. Dominic Eason followed with 14 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists, and a steal. Gavin Fletcher scored 12 points, while Jesus Quintero contributed 8 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, and a steal. Marion James and Parker Stanley each added 8 points, with Parker also recording 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 4 steals, and 2 blocks. Mike Polke had 3 points, 2 rebounds, 5 assists, and 2 steals, and Trevion Moore scored his first Varsity points with a basket and 3 rebounds.

This moves Toombs to an 18-2 overall record and 7-0 in region play. The team looks ahead to Tuesday’s travel game against Appling County (girls at 6:00 PM, guys at 7:30 PM) and a home game against Tattnall County on Friday, with the same timings.

GO DOGS!!!!!!! BE A DOG!!!!!!!