June 18, 2018

Heard Athletics Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Class

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Athletics Hall of Fame Committee is proud to announce its second class of inductees for 2018. The Hall of Fame was established in 2017 as a way to recognize and honor in a permanent manner those who have excelled in their dedication to the community of Heard County sports and those who have made outstanding coaching and … [Read more...]

2018 Summer Baseball Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard High School Baseball Program will be hosting a Summer Baseball Camp June 26-28 at Alford Field on the campus of Heard County High School. The camp will take place from 9:00 AM -11:00 AM each day. The cost of the camp is $45 and includes a t-shirt. For more information contact varsity baseball coach Trent Bianco at 678-777-8246 … [Read more...]

West GA Takeover Day

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Softball Lessons with Ebonee Echols

(Newnan, GA) -- Senior Michigan state outfielder Ebonee Echols is offering summer softball hitting and fielding lessons. The lessons are open to all ages Monday-Friday from 3-9 PM at 126 Judson Smith Rd in Moreland, GA. For more information and details call 678-850-8782 or email her at echolseb@msu.edu. Ebonee is the Michigan State Spartan and the Big … [Read more...]

Brave Summer Hoops

Courtesy of Corey Cusick and the Times-Georgian (Franklin, GA) -- Summer is all about quality over quantity for Keith Simmons. The third-year Heard County High School boys' head basketball coach understands that opportunities to have all of his weapons in one place at one time are few and far between, so they've got to make the most of them when they are … [Read more...]

National Softball Champions in Heard County

(Oklahoma City, OK) -- Following a grueling, intense and stressful week of softball at the NCAA Women's College World Series, Cali Harrod and Anna Shelnutt achieved a dream they have both been chasing since childhood when the Florida State Seminoles captured a National Championship with a second win over the Washington Huskies in as many days at the ASA Hall … [Read more...]

Shelnutt blast lifts Seminoles to brink of National Title

(Oklahoma City, OK) -- The Heard County stars continued to shine on the biggest of national stages Monday night as a solo blast over the left field wall from Anna Shelnutt lifted the Florida State Seminoles to a 1-0 game one win over the Washington Huskies in the first of a three game series to determine the NCAA National Champions. With another win either … [Read more...]

FSU advances to WCWS Championship Series!

(Oklahoma City/Seminoles.com) -- Crushing four home runs and slugging seven of their 10 hits for extra bases, the Seminoles won their sixth elimination game of the 2018 NCAA postseason as No. 6 Florida State (56-12) earned a 12-6 win over No. 3 UCLA (58-7) to advance to the WCWS Championship Series for the first time in school history. Over the span of … [Read more...]

Strong finish for young Lady Brave golfers

(Franklin, GA) -- The upstart Heard County High School female golf team closed out a strong season recently with a strong showing at the area golf meet. The girls meet took fourth place on April 30 at the Elk's Club in Calhoun. The young Lady Braves narrowly missed earning a shot at the state championships with a team score of 221 but did finish as the … [Read more...]

FSU, former Lady Braves advance to WCWS Semifinals

(Oklahoma City/Seminoles.com) -- Between a sacrifice fly on March 4 and a pair of RBIs on June 2, Elizabeth Mason has driven the game-winning run for the Seminoles in each of the last two games against the Ducks as No. 6 Florida State (54-12) defeated No. 1 Oregon (53-10) on Saturday night in an elimination game at the 2018 Women’s College World … [Read more...]