July 30, 2015

9 Braves named to Times-Georgian All-Area Team

Braves catcher Tristan Brown

(Carrollton, GA) -- Nine members of the quarterfinal Braves baseball team were selected to the 2015 Times-Georgian All-Area baseball team recently. In addition to MVP Lee Kay and Coach of the Year Trent Bianco, seven other local talents earned spots on the team. Members of the first team included catcher Tristan Brown, first baseman Zack Stephens, and … [Read more...]

Times-Georgian All-Area Coach: Trent Bianco

Braves head coach Trent Bianco (Photo: Ricky Stilley/Times-Georgian)

Article written by Jordan Hofeditz and provided courtesy of The Times-Georgian (Carrollton) -- A season 30 years in the making for the Heard County High School baseball team was almost over before it really got started. A mark of 1-5 is where it began, actually. Knowing potential was there, Trent Bianco wanted to test his team early and often in the season … [Read more...]

Summer Sweat Continues for Braves

Head coach Tim Barron talks to his players during Heard County's 7-on-7 practice at Central on Tuesday morning. (Photo: Ricky Stilley/Times-Georgian)

Article written by Jordan Hofeditz and provided courtesy of The Times-Georgian (Carrollton, GA) -- The summer has been a busy one for the Heard County High School football team, which traveled to Central on Tuesday morning to get some 7-on-7 work in against the Lions. The key to getting on the field is to take chances and make mistakes now so they are … [Read more...]

Lee Kay: 2015 Times-Georgian All-Area MVP

Lee Kay (Photo: Ricky Stilley/Times-Georgian)

Article written by Jordan Hofeditz and provided courtesy of The Times-Georgian (Carrollton) -- As Lee Kay went, so went the Heard County High School baseball team. The key to the Braves' success this season wasn’t relying on just one player, but if one stood out it was the sophomore left-handed pitcher and right fielder. Just like the team, the 2015 … [Read more...]

2015 Braves Varsity Football Season Tickets

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(Franklin) -- 2015 Heard High School varsity football reserved season tickets are now available for $75 each (entry to the game plus reserved Maroon seats in front of the press box) for all preseason and regular season home games. Season passes for general admission seating are $50 each. Tickets at the gate this year will again be $7 per game. Please … [Read more...]

HCPR Summer Basketball Camp

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(Franklin) -- Heard County Brave alumnus Lamont Emory will be teaching a summer basketball camp at the Heard County Recreation Department this month. The recreation department is located at 2020 Thompson Rd. in Franklin and the dates for the camp are July 13, 14, 16, and 17. Camp will run from 9 AM- 3 PM each day and campers may bring a sack lunch or … [Read more...]

WGTC Foundation Hosting 5th-annual Golf Tournament

Ty Wood

(Carrollton, GA) -- The West Georgia Technical College Foundation has announced the date and location for its fifth-annual West Georgia Tech Athletics Golf Classic benefitting West Georgia Tech Baseball. This year's event will take place once again at Mirror Lake Golf Club in Villa Rica - on Friday, August 28th. “This is a huge event for the baseball … [Read more...]

2015 Braves Varsity Football Schedule

Ethan Brant (#15), Matt Brown (#21), and Diamond Delgado (#8) were a huge part of on one of the Braves best defensive efforts in recent memory during Friday night's 28-6 win over Screven County

2015 BRAVES VARSITY FOOTBALL SCHEDULE Friday, August 14:  Scrimmage  vs. Alexander (HOME) Friday, August 21:  Scrimmage vs Greenville (HOME) Saturday, August 29:  -vs- Fitzgerald @ Mercer University Friday, September 4:  vs. Callaway (HOME) Friday, September 11:  vs South Atlanta (HOME) Friday, September 18:  vs. Cedartown (HOMECOMING) Friday, … [Read more...]

Harrod Wins GACA All-Star Home Run Derby

Cali Harrod

(Rome, GA) -- Recently graduated Heard High School softball star Cali Harrod made a huge impact this week at the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association all-star doubleheader held on the campus of Shorter College in Rome. Harrod made her mark even before Wednesday's doubleheader by winning the Home Run Derby on Tuesday. She hit two homers in round one and … [Read more...]

10 Braves chosen for All-Region Team

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(Franklin) -- Following up on the first region title in 30 years and a trip to the GHSA Elite-8, a record 11 Heard High School varsity baseball players were named by the region coaches as members of the 2015 All-Region 5-AA baseball team. Leading the way was outfielder and pitcher Lee Kay who received the highest honor in the region. Kay was chosen as the … [Read more...]