September 30, 2014

2014 Heard County Homecoming Court (Senior Boys)

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(Franklin) -- The Class of 2015 voted last week for the 2014 edition of the Heard County High School Homecoming Court. Homecoming week activities began Monday and will continue through Saturday night including a huge parade through downtown Franklin on Thursday and the first Region 5-AA football game versus Chattahoochee County Friday night. The Homecoming … [Read more...]

Lions Best Braves in Battle of State Softball Powers

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(Franklin) -- The #1 ranked softball team in Class AAA (AJC) in the state of Georgia visited Heard High School Monday evening and proved why they are deserving of the top ranking, knocked off the #3 ranked Class AA (AJC) Lady Braves for the second time this season. The Central Lady Lions earned an 8-5 win in an unusually high scoring affair featuring two of … [Read more...]

HCMS Tomahawk Talk (09/29/14)

Pictured above (L-R): Air Evac 77 Lifeteam Program Director Eric Kidd, Angie Nutt, Joe Nutt, Tori Manders, Shane Manders, and Allen Sikes at Thursday's Game Ball presentation (Photo: Khris Martin)

(Franklin) -- There is a slight chill in the air which signals that fall is here. It also means that championship time is drawing near. Softball and cross country are entering the final week of regular season competition this week with their playoffs being held next week (Oct.6-9). There are two weeks of football left with the playoffs starting Oct.16. Our … [Read more...]

Middle Braves Rally to Stifle Wildcats 24-12

Braves offensive lineman #77 Micaiah Austin, #55 Paul Elkins, #54 Jacob Skipper (Photo: Khris Martin)

(Franklin) -- The HCMS football team used a last second first half score and a strong performance from the defense in the second half to rally to a 24-12 win over the visiting Villa Rica Wildcats Thursday to set up a divisional showdown with Temple this Thursday on the road. The Braves looked to be in trouble in the home contest Thursday as the Wildcats … [Read more...]

Braves Battle Hard in Loss to Bulldogs

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(Franklin) -- The Braves varsity football team put up a strong fight Friday night in a 24-10 loss versus the visiting Macon County Bulldogs at Staples Stadium despite playing the game with a depleted line-up on both sides of the ball due to injuries. Head coach Tim Barron and staff knew last spring when they scheduled five non-region games with some of the … [Read more...]

2014 Heard County Homecoming Court (Senior Girls)

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(Franklin) -- The Class of 2015 voted this week for the 2014 edition of the Heard County High School Homecoming Court. Homecoming week begins next Monday and activities will last through Friday including a huge parade through downtown Franklin on Thursday and the first Region 5-AA football game versus Chattahoochee County Friday night. The homecoming queen … [Read more...]

Sophomore Lady Brave Stays Hot

Hannah Sanders blasted two home runs for the Lady Braves Wednesday

(Temple, GA) -- The Lady Braves softball team moved to 3-0 in Region 5-AA Thursday in Temple where they blasted the Lady Tigers 21-0 in three innings. The story of the game was again sophomore third baseman Hannah Sanders who continued her power surge with two three-run homers. Sanders has now hit seven long balls on the season with six of them coming … [Read more...]

JV Lady Braves Sink Pirates

The 2014 JV Lady Braves -- (Front Row L-R): Lacey Hindman, Brittany Scarborough, Alexis Nelms. (Back Row L-R): Coach Ryan Duffey, Jayda Holley, Anna Cosper, Shealyn Sumner, Emily Iddins, and Coach Kelley Hadley. (Not pictured: JV/Varsity players Hattie Yarbrough, Aspen Barker, Ally Harris, Katie Minix, and  Sarah Schofield)

(Franklin) -- The junior varsity Lady Braves finished off a strong season at home Wednesday afternoon where they knocked off the visiting Pike County Pirates 2-1 in six innings of play. Sophomore Hattie Yarbrough gave a solid effort on the mound giving up only a single run to the Lady Pirates. On offense the Lady Braves scored two runs in the bottom of the … [Read more...]

Home Runs Power Lady Braves over Devilettes

Lady Brave sophomore 3rd baseman Hannah Sanders is greeted at home plate by her teammates after a huge 3-Run Homer in the top of the fifth inning

(Bowdon, GA) -- The Lady Braves moved to 2-0 in Region 5-AA play Tuesday with a convincing 6-1 win road over the Bowdon Red Devilettes in Bowdon. Head Coach Matt Hornsby wanted his line-up to put at least a run on the board in the top of the first and that they did and better as they scored three. The big blast in the first was a 2-run homer off the bat of … [Read more...]

Homecoming Week Dress Up Days

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(Heard County) -- All schools county wide are encouraged to participate in next week's Homecoming Dress Up Days each day. The themes for each day are listed below: Monday, September 29th -- Twin Day Tuesday, September 30th-- Super Hero Day Wednesday, October 1st  -- Tropical Day Thursday, October 2nd -- Camouflage Day Friday, October 3rd -- Extreme … [Read more...]