March 21, 2019

Lady Braves finish 3rd at Granger Invite

(Lagrange, GA) -- The Lady Braves tennis team earned a strong third place finish in Division 5 of the Granger Invitational Tournament over the weekend. The girls won 5-0 over Hillgrove II and 3-2 over Jefferson II with the lone setback coming versus Allatoona. The Lady Braves followed up the weekend success with a 4-1 win over Mount Zion at HCHS … [Read more...]

Meet the New Marching Brave Band Director

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County High School will formally introduce and welcome new HCHS Marching Brave band director Mr. Johnny Hurd to the Brave Nation this Thursday, March 14 at the HCHS Band Room adjacent to Staples Stadium. All are invited to attend and doors will open at 6:00 PM Thursday. Mr. Hurd is joining the Brave Nation from Troup County High … [Read more...]

2019 Heard High Tennis Preview

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County High School tennis team will serve it up at home tomorrow afternoon at 4PM versus Troup County from Class AAAA to officially kick off the 2019 tennis season. The Braves will return a lot of experience on the men's side of the court but will face some challenges on the women's side with only one player with consistent … [Read more...]

GHSA State Playoff Preview: Braves @ Elbert Co.

Heard Co. Braves @ Elbert County Blue Devils WHEN: Saturday Night, February 16 (7:30 PM TIP-OFF) WHERE: The Inferno, College Ave., Elberton, GA 30635 DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions RECORDS: Devils (25-3, 13-1 in Region 8-AA), Braves (9-14, 6-6 in Region 5-AA) COACHES: Devils - Don Hurlburt (3rd season with Elbert Co.), Braves – Keith Simmons … [Read more...]

GHSA State Playoff Preview: Lady Braves @ Rabun Co.

Heard County Lady Braves @ Rabun Co. Wildcats WHAT: Opening Round of the GHSA Class AA Girl's Basketball Playoffs WHEN: Friday Night, February 15, 2019 @ 6:30 PM WHERE: Gymnasium @ Rabun County High School ADDRESS: 230 Wildcat Hill Dr, Tiger, GA 30576 DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions RECORDS: Wildcats (26-1, 14-0 in Region 8-AA), Lady Braves … [Read more...]

State Wrestling Championships Preview

Class AA State Wrestling Championships WHEN: Thursday, February 14- Saturday, February 16 WHERE: The Macon Centreplex (Coliseum) ADDRESS:  200 Coliseum Dr, Macon, GA 31217 ON THE WEB: Family, friends and fans can watch all matches and all mats of Traditional State Championships LIVE at NFHSNetwork.com/GHSA and trackwrestling.com. DVDs can also be ordered … [Read more...]

Braves honored with Region 5-AA football awards

(Franklin, GA) -- The names of the 2018 All Region 5-AA football teams were released this week and not surprisingly the Heard County Braves amassed a plethora of awards including three of the biggest that were announced. Senior safety/running back Aaron Beasley, senior defensive lineman Zaylin Wood, and head coach Tim Barron led the way for the Class AA … [Read more...]

State Championship Preview: Braves vs. Rockmart

Heard Co. Braves vs. Rockmart Yellow Jackets WHEN: Wednesday, December 12 @ 1:00 PM WHERE: Mercedes Benz Stadium ADDRESS: 1 AMB Drive Northwest, Atlanta, GA 30313 TELEVISION: The game will be broadcast live at 1:00 PM on GPBTV (Georgia Public Television) ON THE WEB: The game will be broadcast live on the NFHS Network (Fees do apply) RADIO: The game … [Read more...]

Fandemonium as title game tickets go on sale in Heard County

(Franklin, GA) -- There won’t be any problem finding people wearing Brave maroon, gray, and white next week in Atlanta. Tickets for Heard County High School's Class AA State Championship football game in Atlanta next Wednesday went on sale at the school Tuesday morning, and Brave fans quickly snapped up hundreds of them. The Georgia High School … [Read more...]

Alford Field recognized with National Award

(Franklin, GA) -- The 2018-19 ABCA/Turface Athletics Field Maintenance Award and Scholarships have been announced in both the college and high school divisions and Alford Field on the campus of Heard County High School has been named as a national honoree. Presented by Turface and the ABCA since 1995, the Field Maintenance Award recipients receive a plaque … [Read more...]