January 20, 2020

12U Christmas Tourney Champs!

(Franklin, GA) -- The 12U Lady Braves basketball team won the 2019 Preseason Christmas Tournament at the Heard County Parks and Recreation Department Thursday in Franklin. Pictured above is the team with Coach Sabrina Lawson. On the front (L-R) are Layla Elkins, Emma Lawson, Lily Cantrell, and Keona White. In the back with Coach Lawson are Dru Parmer, … [Read more...]

Middle Braves sweep Red Devils at HCMS

(Franklin, GA) -- The HCMS basketball teams improved their records to a combined 9-1 on the season following a sweep of the Bowdon Red Devils Monday in Franklin. The Lady Braves raised their season mark to 4-1 after a solid 37-36 win after jumping out to an 18-9 lead at the half. Samantha Williams had the biggest game of her career to lead all scorers with … [Read more...]

Lady Brave Softball Players Honored with Postseason Awards

(Franklin, GA) -- The Georgia Athletic Coaches Association (GACA) recently named several Heard County High School Lady Braves to their 2019 Class AA All-State softball team. Leading the way were four players who were named to the first team including pitcher Katelyn Jiles, outfielder Beth Taylor, catcher Mackenzie White, and shortstop Emma Helton. Senior … [Read more...]

GHSA Class AA State Playoff Preview: Heard County @ Pepperell

Heard Co. Braves @ Pepperell Dragons WHEN: Friday, November 15 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Pepperell High School ADDRESS: 3 Dragon Dr SE, Lindale, GA 30147 DIRECTIONS: http://mapq.st/33NVo5V RADIO: The game will be broadcast live with Casey Bass and Clay Harden on Great Classics 98.9 from Carrollton. Doug Stephens will have the play-by-play on WTRP 620 AM … [Read more...]

8U Little Braves wrap up football season with big win

(Franklin, GA) -- The 8U Braves finished off a solid season on Saturday, November 2 at Staples Stadium with a 37-13 win over Carroll County Maroon in the C- Bracket Championship game of the First Annual Kenneth Farmer Bowl (formerly the Kiwanis Bowl). The 8U squad coached by Jay Endicott earned the spot in the title game by defeating Carroll County Silver … [Read more...]

Youth Winter Baseball Camp at HCHS

(Franklin) -- Head coach Trent Bianco and the Braves varsity baseball team will be hosting their annual Winter Baseball Camp from December 3-5, 2019 at Heard High School. The camp is open to grades K-8 and will focus on the fundamentals of baseball including hitting, fielding, throwing, and catching. This is the sixth year the high school coaches have held … [Read more...]

Friday Night Preview: Heard County Braves vs. Bremen Blue Devils

Heard Co. Braves vs. Bremen Blue Devils WHEN: Friday, November 8 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Heard County High School ADDRESS: 545 Main Street, Franklin, GA 30217 RADIO: The game will be broadcast live with Casey Bass and Clay Harden on Great Classics 98.9 from Carrollton. Doug Stephens will have the play-by-play on WTRP 620 AM Lagrange. RECORDS: Braves (4-5, 4-1 … [Read more...]

12U fall baseball teams combine for 15-1 record

(Franklin, GA) -- The 12U fall baseball teams at Heard County Parks and Recreation enjoyed a very successful regular season with Team B going undefeated (8-0) and Team A losing just a single game in the regular season finale to finish at 7-1. Team B players included Kaysen Boggus (pitcher/SS), Carter Coleman (pitcher/2B), Payden Boogher (pitcher/SS), Luke … [Read more...]

Friday Night Preview: Braves @ Lamar County Trojans

Heard Co. Braves @ Lamar Co. Trojans WHAT: Region 5-AA Football WHEN: Friday, Nov. 1 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Lamar County High School, 1 Trojan Way, Barnesville, GA 30204 DIRECTIONS: http://mapq.st/2dKr6bJ RADIO: Live broadcast on WTRP 620 AM Lagrange with Doug Stephens RECORDS: Braves (3-5, 3-1 in Region 5-AA), Trojans (6-2, 2-2 in Region 5-AA) HEAD … [Read more...]

Baby Braves announce next Class Reunion

(Franklin, GA) -- Baby Braves will host its next Class Reunion on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Heard County Elementary School. This event is free and open to all Baby Braves families. For the kids, the Class Reunion will feature inflatables, a ride on the Polar Express, balloon numerous Parent University stations. These stations are … [Read more...]