(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.
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NEWS AND NOTES
State Fishing — Junior Brave Chris Carroll is competing in the GICAA Fishing State Championships today at Lake Oconee in Buckhead, GA. Stay tuned this week for a full report on the Braves fishing team.
Spring Game at UWG — Former Brave (Class of 2016) Austin Barron started on defense for the Blue team in the University of West Georgia’s spring game Thursday night in Carrollton.
Brave Nation Player of the Week
The Brave Nation Player of the Week is HHS senior baseball player Mr. Ethan Brant.
Ethan had a scorching day at the plate including a grand slam and 11 RBI’s in a doubleheader sweep of Pacelli last week. He also recently finished as a state runner-up at the state weightlifting meet and has signed to play baseball at Southern Union after graduation.
Congratulations to Ethan for being named this week’s Brave Nation Player of the Week!
Superhero Fun Run — Ephesus Elementary is hosting a 5k on March 25. Click here for more information.
Superior Rating — The HHS Concert Band received a superior rating during a Large Group Performance Evaluation (LGPE) in Rome, GA this week. The HHS Winds group is competing at Hillgrove HS today and will finish up the season on April 1st at UWG with the GIPA Championships.
Silent Auction — The annual silent auction sports fundraiser will take place at 6 PM on Saturday, April 29, 2017. If you are interested in being a personal, business, or corporate sponsor for this event contact Shane Lasseter at 678-378-2042 or Lori Cabe at 706-675-3656 for more information.
Monday, March 20
~ JV Baseball vs. Central (5:45 PM)
Tuesday, March 21
~ HHS Track @ Haralson Co. (4:00 PM)
~ HHS Tennis vs. Lamar Co. (4:30 PM)
~ HCMS Baseball vs. Bowdon (5:00 PM)
~ HHS Baseball vs. Lamar Co. (5:30 PM)
Wednesday, March 22
~ HHS Tennis vs. Bowdon (4:30 PM)
~ JV Baseball DH @ Mt. Zion (5:00/6:30 PM)
~ HCMS Baseball vs. Mt. Zion (5:00 PM)
Thursday, March 23
~ HCMS Baseball @ Bremen (5:00 PM)
Friday, March 24
~ HHS Baseball DH @ Lamar Co. (4:30 PM)
Saturday, March 25
~ HHS Track @ Carrollton Invitational (9:00 AM)
~ JV Baseball DH vs. Alexander (12:00/1:30 PM)