February 27, 2017

Lady Braves aiming for first Final Four since 1987

(Franklin, GA) -- Coach Helen Akins and the Lady Braves know they will face a difficult task when they take the court Tuesday night in the Class AA State Playoffs versus the No. 1 team in the state, but at least they will get to face that challenge in front of the home crowd at the friendly confines of Heard County High School. The Wildcats bring a … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (02/22/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Sweet 16 Boy’s Basketball Preview: Dublin @ Heard County

Dublin Fighting Irish @ Heard Co. Braves  WHEN: Thursday Night, February 23 (7:00 PM TIP-OFF) WHERE: Heard High School Gym, 545 Main Street, Franklin, GA RECORDS: Irish (24-5, 12-0 in Region 3-AA), Braves (23-4, 12-0 in Region 5-AA) COACHES: Irish - Paul Williams (5th season with Dublin), Braves – Keith Simmons (1st season with Heard) SEEDINGS: The … [Read more...]

Sweet 16 Girl’s Basketball Preview: Dodge County @ Heard County

Dodge County Indians @ Heard Co. Lady Braves  WHEN: Wednesday Night, February 22 (6:00 PM TIP-OFF) WHERE: Heard High School Gym, 545 Main Street, Franklin, GA RECORDS: Indians (25-3, 12-1 in Region 3-AA), Lady Braves (21-6, 9-2 in Region 5-AA) COACHES: Indians - Casandra Hamilton (1st season with Dodge), Lady Braves – Helen Akins (3rd season with … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (02/16/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (02/07/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (01/31/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (01/17/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (01/10/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (01/03/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]