Lyons, GA. – December 10, 2022 | Coach Jared Goodwin
The Toombs County Bulldog boys basketball team continued a strong start to the 22-23 season with a Tuesday night victory over Bleckley County. Both teams came out and were shooting it well early on with both teams making several threes in the first frame. The Dawgs continued to stay hot throughout the quarter and were able to extend a lead to be up 18-11 after the first quarter.
In the second quarter, the Bulldog’s defense stepped up and took over holding Bleckley to just seven points. The Dawgs cooled off a little in the second quarter but still held a 29-18 advantage at halftime.
Both teams played even in the third and fourth quarters. The Dawg’s defense continued to play well and by the end of the game held another opponent under 40 points for the game. The final score of the game was 49-39.
The Dawgs were led by Dominic Eason who had 18 points and 8 rebounds with 2 blocks on the night. Mike Polke made three 3’s on the night to give him 9 points, while also pulling in 5 rebounds and dishing out 4 assists.
The Bulldogs will be back in action on Saturday as they take on Metter. The JV Boys will play at 1:00 pm, the Varsity Girls at 2:30 pm, and Varsity Boys at 4:00 pm.