July 20, 2019

2019 Summer Baseball Camp

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard High School Baseball Program will be hosting a Summer Baseball Camp June 25-27 at Alford Field on the campus of Heard County High School. The camp will take place from Noon 2:00 PM 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 or … [Read more...]

8 HCHS Athletes Punch Tickets to Rome

(Bremen, GA) -- Following solid performances at the state sectionals in Bremen Saturday, eight Heard County track athletes are headed for Berry College in Rome later this week to compete at the GHSA Class 2A State Track and Field Championships. The three-day event at Valhalla Stadium begins Thursday and the Braves will do battle individually versus some of … [Read more...]

Catching Fire! Shelnutt heats up as Seminoles enter ACC Tourney

(Syracuse, NY) -- Junior catcher Anna Shelnutt enjoyed a monster weekend at the plate as the Florida State Seminoles (48-8) swept Syracuse on the road to close out the regular season campaign. Anna established a career high with four hits, including two home runs, a double and five RBI in Sunday's 14-5 victory and for the the weekend, she posted an .800 … [Read more...]

Lady Braves take 4th place at Area Golf Tourney

(Cedartown, GA) -- The Lady Brave golf team earned a solid fourth place finish at the GHSA Class AA Area 3 golf meet at the Cherokee Country Club in Cedartown Monday to close out the 2019 female golf season. The prep duo comprised of senior Taylor Paris and sophomore Shelby Oldham defeated seven other teams at the event but narrowly missed the top three … [Read more...]

Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations through June 1

(Franklin, GA) -- The deadline for the Heard County Athletics Hall of Fame nominations is June 1, 2019. The third class of the Heard County Hall of Fame will be inducted during a ceremony prior to the Lagrange football game at Staples Stadium on August 23, 2019. The nominating process is very easy. For more information/requirements and to get an official … [Read more...]

Brave athletes bound for State Sectionals this Saturday

(Franklin, GA) -- A plethora of Heard County High School track athletes are bound for the state sectionals following the Region 5-AA Track Finals in Franklin. As a team, the Lady Braves finished in second place in Region 5-AA with 123 points finishing only behind region champion Bremen. The Braves also scored a runner-up finish to the Blue Devils. All top … [Read more...]

Brave season ends at Social Circle

(Social Circle, GA) -- The 2019 Heard County Brave baseball season came to an end with a close round one doubleheader loss at Social Circle in the state playoffs Wednesday. Each of the games was very close with the No. 1 seed from Region 8-AA taking game one by a final score of 4-2 and game two by a final of 4-3. The Redskins advance to round two where … [Read more...]

Class AA State Playoff Preview: Braves at Social Circle

(Franklin) -- The Heard County Braves will travel to Social Circle to take on the Redskins in the first round best-of-three series of the 2019 GHSA Class AA State Baseball Playoffs. The series will begin with a doubleheader on Wednesday at 5:00 PM with each team needing two wins to advance to the Sweet 16. If the teams split Wednesday's doubleheader, the … [Read more...]

Braves going into playoffs on a high note

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Braves closed out the regular season with a solid 10-4 home win over Class AAAA Central of Carrollton Friday at Alford Field. The win was a nice bounce-back from a 10-0 road loss at Class AAAAA Harris County on Thursday where the team just had two hits in a five inning loss. The Braves finished the regular season as the … [Read more...]

Back-to-Back Baseball Champs at HCMS!

(Franklin, GA) -- After winning the first West Georgia Small Middle School Baseball Championship in school history in 2018, the Heard County Middle School Braves repeated that performance in almost every way Thursday to capture the second of back-to-back titles. Amazingly, the Braves not only defeated the same Villa Rica Wildcats team as a year ago -- they … [Read more...]