September 18, 2019

Friday Night Preview: Heard Co. Braves @ Central Lions

Heard Co. Braves vs. Central Lions WHEN: Friday, Sept. 20 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Central High School WHERE: Roy Richards Memorial Stadium at Central High School ADDRESS/DIRECTIONS: 113 Central Rd, Carrollton, GA 30116 (Directions/Map) RADIO: B92.1 Country Game of the Week/ Tailgate Show begins at 5:00 PM RECORDS: Braves (0-3, 0-0 in Region 5-AA), Lions (1-2, … [Read more...]

Little Braves open 2019 football season

(Franklin, GA) -- All five Heard County Parks and Recreation football teams opened the 2019 season at Staples Stadium on Saturday, September 7 in Franklin. The highlights of the day included impressive performances and wins for the 8U and 10U Braves as well as an exciting contest between the two HCPR flag football teams. The most lopsided victory of the … [Read more...]

Football Preview: Heard Co. vs. Rockmart

Heard Co. Braves vs. Rockmart Yellow Jackets WHEN: Friday, Sept. 13 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Heard County High School ADDRESS: 545 Main St., Franklin, GA 30217 RECORDS: Braves (0-2, 0-0 in Region 5-AA), Yellow Jackets (2-0, 0-0 in Region 6-AA) HEAD COACHES: Braves – Tim Barron (142-61 in his 18th season with the Braves), Yellow Jackets — Biff Parson (34-7 in … [Read more...]

Middle Brave football notches big win at Villa Rica

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Middle School football team scored its first win of the young season last Thursday when they knocked off the Villa Rica Wildcats 44-18 on the road. First year head coach Zack Janney was excited to see his team play so well in the first victory of the season after tough road losses to Callaway and Bremen in weeks one and … [Read more...]

Football Preview: Hornets at Braves

Heard Co. Braves vs. Hapeville Hornets WHEN: Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Staples Stadium ADDRESS: 545 Main St, Franklin, GA 30217 RADIO: The game will be broadcast on Great Classics 98.9 with Casey Bass and Clay Harden calling the action. Doug Stephens will be calling the play-by-play for WTRP 620 AM in Lagrange. Click here to listen … [Read more...]

Heard County Hall of Fame inducts 11 new members

(Franklin, GA) -- Eleven new members were honored by being officially inducted into the Heard County Athletics Hall of Fame Friday prior to the Braves season opening game versus Lagrange on Friday, August 23. Friends and family members of each honoree were present as the esteemed members of the third class were officially inducted into the Hall at the HCHS … [Read more...]

Volleyball season underway at HCHS

(Franklin, GA) -- The new Heard County High School Lady Braves varsity volleyball team traveled to Greenville Tuesday for their second game of the season. The young team was competitive versus the more experienced Lady Patriots but ultimately lost the match after dropping the first set 25-20 and the second set 25-15 in the best-of-three format. The squad … [Read more...]

Hall of Fame Game Preview: Braves vs. Lagrange

Lagrange Grangers @ Heard Co. Braves WHEN: Friday, August 23 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Staples Stadium ADDRESS: 545 Main St, Franklin, GA 30217 RECORDS: Braves (0-0, 0-0 in Region 5-AA), Grangers (0-0, 0-0 in Region 5-AAAA) THEME: MAROON MANIA (Fans and students are encouraged to wear MAROON) PREGAME: Heard County Athletics will honor the 2019 Hall of Fame … [Read more...]

Braves kick off Barron’s 18th season this Friday night

(Franklin, GA) -- The defending GHSA Class AA Champion Heard County Braves football team will return to the gridiron at HCHS this Friday night as they open the 2019 regular with a non-region tilt versus the Class AAAA Lagrange Grangers. Fans are encouraged to arrive at Staples Stadium early for Hall of Fame night where 11 new members will be introduced … [Read more...]

9th Annual ‘Midnight Madness’ kicks off Brave season next Friday night

(Franklin, GA) -- Heard County Brave fans will be able to get their first official glimpse at the new look 2019 edition of the Heard County football team on Friday night, August 9, when the team hosts the 9th Annual 'Midnight Madness' event at HCHS. Open to all Brave fans, the event will kick off with a corn hole tournament at 8:30 PM ($20 per team and … [Read more...]