April 20, 2014

Blue Devils shut out Braves

Spencer feature

(Franklin) -- The Bremen Blue Devils reinforced why they are Class AA's number one ranked team in the state of Georgia Tuesday afternoon as they stopped the Braves at home 13-0 in five innings. Bremen capitalized on nine walks and three hit batters by Braves pitching to break the game wide open with eight runs in the second inning. The Braves only managed … [Read more...]

Senior leads Braves in nailbiter win over Bulldogs

Senior Jared McCullough sparked the Braves in the 9-8 win over the Bulldogs at the plate, in the field, and on the mound.

(Ranburne, AL) -- Senior Jared McCullough contributed heavily in all three phases of the game Friday night as the Braves held on to defeat the Ranburne Bulldogs 9-8 in an exciting game where the Braves led big early but the Bulldogs battled back late. Dakota Christopher started the game on the mound and picked up the win. He pitched well allowing three … [Read more...]

Levi Brown dominates MVP Camp

Levi Feature

(Hampton, GA) -- Heard County Braves junior offensive lineman Levi Brown was relatively unknown before he participated in last Sunday's 2014 MVP Camp at Lovejoy High School in Hampton but after all was said and done he was the focus of college football recruiting conversations all over the southeast after being named as the Top Overall Performer at the … [Read more...]

Braves down Blue Devils 9-3

Junior Tristan Brown collected four hits in Tuesday's region  win over Manchester

(Franklin) -- The Braves varsity baseball team moved to 13-7 on the season and 10-3 in Region 5-AA play Tuesday after defeating the visiting Manchester Blue Devils 9-3. Junior Tristan Brown led the way offensively going 4-4 with a triple and three RBI's as well as two stolen bases. On the hill, freshman Lee Kay picked up the win after pitching four strong … [Read more...]

Braves split doubleheader with Jackets

Junior Zack Stephens pitched well in relief in game two allowing no runs over three innings

(Franklin) -- The Braves varsity baseball team battled back from a late 5-1 deficit in game two yesterday at Heard High School before falling to the Jordan Red Jackets 5-4. The narrow loss gave the team a split in the doubleheader after a five inning 15-3 win in game one. Freshman Lee Kay led the way in game one on both the mound and at the plate. He … [Read more...]

Braves face important doubleheader

Taylor Smith

(Franklin) -- The Braves varsity baseball team will host an important Region 5-AA spring break doubleheader at home Thursday afternoon with a matchup with the Jordan Red Jackets from Columbus. The Braves are now 8-2 in Region 5-AA play on the season after scorching Temple Tuesday 15-0 in three innings. Dakota Christopher allowed no hits in the game and … [Read more...]

Silent Auction raises over $26K

HHS Athletic Director with $500 raffle winner Robin Cantrell

(Franklin) -- The 7th Annual Heard County Braves Athletic Booster Club Silent Auction took place Saturday, March 22 in the Heard High School cafeteria.  A catered dinner provided by the Little Hawaiian restaurant in Carrollton was served up by Chef Tillman and the culinary arts department and was followed up by the always interesting process of auctioning … [Read more...]

HCMS hosts Field Event Challenge

field event invitational pic

(Franklin) -- The first ever HCMS Field Event Challenge sponsored by Budget Paint and Body Works was held at Heard County Middle School on Wednesday March 19th. This event consisted of the Long Jump, High Jump, Pole Vault, Discus , Triple Jump and Shot Put. The HCMS Braves represented our county well by claiming the first place trophy. Haralson County … [Read more...]

Heard County Special Olympics Local Spring Games

Special Olympics Walk

(Franklin) -- Friday, March 21, turned out to be the perfect day for some wonderful Heard County Special Olympics athletes. Students met at the Chattahoochee Greenway Walking Trail in Franklin for the Long Distance Walking/Running Competition. Chief Kevin Hannah of the Franklin Police Department welcomed everyone at the Opening Ceremonies. Minister Keith … [Read more...]

7th Annual Silent Auction Saturday Night

Walker

(Franklin) -- The 7th Annual Heard County Athletic Booster Silent Auction will take place Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the Heard High School Cafeteria (Doors open at 5:30). All proceeds from this event will go to support Heard High School athletics. Tickets are $50 each which includes admission to the auction, a very nice dinner, and a raffle … [Read more...]