May 29, 2017

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (05/26/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]

Heard Athletics Announces Inaugural Hall of Fame Class

(Franklin, GA) -- Following months of planning and preparation, the Heard County Athletics Hall of Fame Committee is proud to announce its first class of selected inductees for 2017. The Hall of Fame is being established 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 … [Read more...]

Former Brave named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

(Huntington, WV) -- Marshall University redshirt sophomore center and former Heard County Brave lineman Levi Brown has been named to the Rimington Trophy’s 2017 Spring Watch List, the award’s committee announced this week. The Rimington Trophy has been presented annually to the Most Outstanding Center in NCAA Division I-A college football. Since its … [Read more...]

2017 Summer Baseball Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard High School Baseball Program will be hosting a Summer Baseball Camp June 12-14 at Alford Field at Heard County High School. The camp will take place from 10:00 AM -12:00 PM each day. The cost of the camp is $45. For more information contact coach Trent Bianco at 678-777-8246 or trent.bianco@heard.k12.ga.us. … [Read more...]

Braves Summer Wrestling Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard High School Wrestling Program will be hosting a Summer Future Braves Wrestling Camp June 19-22 in the Heard County High School gymnasium. The camp will take place from 1:00-3:00 PM each day and is open to ages 6 and up. The cost of the camp is $40 for one child, $65 for two children, or $75 for three children. Each child will … [Read more...]

Former Lady Braves claim ACC Championship

(Tallahassee, FL) -- The Florida State Seminoles softball team completed an undefeated season against ACC teams over the weekend, earning their fourth straight ACC Championship, 15th of all time, and fifth overall under head coach Lonni Alameda. Two former Lady Braves, sophomore Cali Harrod and freshman Anna Shelnutt, started all three tournament games for … [Read more...]

Three Braves make final podium at Class AA finals

(Albany, GA) -- Three Brave track athletes found top eight finishes and earned spots on the final podium at this week's GHSA Class AA State Finals held at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany. Leading the way for the boys was senior Austin Miller, the lone male Brave athlete to make the trip after scoring top eight finishes in three different events at the Rockmart … [Read more...]

Heard County 4-H State Archery Competition Results

(Eatonton, GA) -- Heard County 4-H Archery Team, recently competed on April 28th, at Rock Eagle 4-H Center for State Archery Competition. Congratulations to each of the participants! Senior Individuals: 158 total Dallas Hand – Score 570 #68 Chase Powell – Score 506 #106 Junior Team: #8 out of 34 teams Cody Hand – Score 652 Landon Holliday – Score … [Read more...]

The Agony of Defeat: Brave season ends in heart-wrenching loss at Bleckley

(Cochran, GA) -- The Heard County Brave baseball team and fans that traveled to middle Georgia this weekend experienced the highest of highs and the lowest of lows during a dramatic three game Sweet 16 series that ended with a heartbreaking 6-5 loss to the Bleckley County Royals. The walk-off loss Saturday afternoon capped the best four-year run in the … [Read more...]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (05/05/17)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email … [Read more...]