November 26, 2014

Middle Braves down Callaway 33-19

Alijah Huzzie

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Middle Braves basketball team coached by Joe Nutt got their first win of the season Saturday with a 33-19 victory over Callaway during the 4th Annual Turkey Shoot-Out at HCMS. The Braves outscored the Cavaliers 11-2 in the third quarter to secure the win. Leading scorers for the Braves were Andrew Leak with 10, Alijah Huzzie … [Read more...]

Sweet 13! Monster defensive effort leads Braves to State Quarterfinals

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

(Sylvania, GA) -- Near flawless play by the defense Friday night and an explosive second half by the offense and special teams propelled the Heard County football team to the biggest road win in recent history Friday night in Sylvania, Georgia where the Braves upended the Region 3-AA champion Screven County Gamecocks 28-6. A large crowd of Heard County fans … [Read more...]

Maroon Braves bring home Kiwanis Trophy

2014 B-Bracket 10U Kiwains Bowl Champions Bottom Row (L-R): Ty Hannah, Noah Cantrell, Rashard Burden, Tristan Harris, Jameer Cook, Kaydon Minix , Ashton Bonner, Eli Dean, Andrew Rogers, Wesley Crabtree, Logan Patterson, Brent Hull, Lance Skinner, Tyler Arnold, Joseph Muller - Cheerleaders (L-R): Cheyenne Burden, Amber Elkins, Asia Burden, Ashton Crabtree, Kaylee Warren, Aubree Warren - Coaches (L-R):

(Carrollton, GA) -- Coach Cain Dean and his 10 under Maroon Braves squad shut out Villa Rica White 24-0 recently in the B-Bracket Kiwanis Bowl Championship game at the Carroll County Recreation Center in Carrollton. Ashton Bonner led a strong rushing attack for the Braves and scored all three touchdowns including one long 75-yard romp in the third … [Read more...]

Middle Braves Open Hoop Season

DJ Emory led the Braves with 8 points Tuesday night

(Franklin, GA) -- The middle Braves basketball team opened the season Tuesday at Heard County Middle School taking on Long Cane Middle School in the opening round of the 4th Annual Turkey Shoot-Out. In a close battle in the boy's game the Braves came up just short falling to Long Cane 25-23. The Braves made a strong comeback after trailing 13-7 at the … [Read more...]

Braves kick Wolves in the privates early to score Sweet 16 road trip

Freshman QB Emory Jones  (#6) led the Braves offense to 28 first half points. Jones helped propel the Braves with his arm and his legs rushing for 50 yards and throwing a TD pass to Zack Stephens

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Braves (6-5) made history Friday night at Staples Stadium where a dominating first half on both sides of the ball fueled Coach Tim Barron's 2014 squad to a 28-21 victory over the visiting Wesleyan Wolves (6-5) in the first round of the GHSA Class AA State Playoffs. The Braves led 28-0 late in the second quarter and held on to … [Read more...]

Cali Harrod signs with FSU


(Franklin) -- Senior Lady Brave shortstop made it official Wednesday morning at Heard High School with her signing ceremony to attend Florida State University on a softball scholarship. A host of her family, friends, faculty, coaches, and teammates were all in attendance. Pictured above on the front row are (L-R): Cali's mom Charlene Harrod, Cali, and her … [Read more...]

10U Black Braves Win at Kiwanis Bowl


(Carrollton, GA) -- The 10 and under Black Braves defeated Carroll County Maroon Saturday at the Carroll County Recreation Complex to win the D-Bracket Championship at this year's Kiwanis Bowl. The Black Braves also defeated Tallapoosa on November 3 en route to the trophy. Pictured above are the 2014 Black Braves after Saturday's big win. Front row( L-R): … [Read more...]

Tomahawk Talk (11/10/14)

The 4th Annual Turkey Shootout Basketball Tournament starts next Monday and ends on Saturday, November 22 at HCMS (Photo: Khris Martin)

(Franklin) -- There is a chill in the air which means a couple of things, high school football playoffs are here and wrestling and basketball season are starting. We completed the first full week of basketball and wrestling practice last week. Our athletes are working hard preparing for their first events of the young season. Our basketball teams concluded … [Read more...]

Braves Blast Blue Devils to Claim #2 Seed

Senior Braves Justin Whitten (#54), Zack Stephens (#1), and Duranta Dunson

(Franklin) -- The Brave Nation celebrated Senior Night with a huge 49-20 win over the visiting Bremen Blue Devils Friday night at Staples Stadium to claim the number two seed in Region 5-AA and the opportunity to host at least one more home game next week. Coach Barron's squad broke open a close game in the second half outscoring the Devils 28-3 in the … [Read more...]

Midnight Madness at HCMS


(Franklin) -- A Midnight Madness basketball game will be held this Friday night, November 7, 2014 at the Heard County Middle School gymnasium starting at 10:30 p.m. Doors will open immediately after the high school football game ends at Staples Stadium. This will be a chance to get an early look at the HCMS girls and boys basketball teams as they scrimmage … [Read more...]