December 7, 2021

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (05/09/18)

(Franklin) — Each week during the sports season, 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 with either “News and Notes” or  “Player of the Week” in the subject line.


Hall of Fame Nominations — Click here to download and print a Hall of Fame nomination form. Click here to download and print Hall of Fame guidelines and eligibility requirements. The deadline for the second HOF class nominations is May 18, 2018. Stay tuned to for further information in the coming days.

Spring Sports Banquet — The Spring Sports Banquet at HHS will take place on Tuesday, May 22 in the cafeteria at 6:00 PM. Everyone is invited to honor baseball, track, sports medicine, golf, and tennis.

Brave Nation Player of the Week

The Brave Nation Player of the Week is senior track athlete Holly Moreland.

Holly advanced to this week’s state track meet in two different events after setting new school records in both the 3200 Meter and 1600 Meter runs this season. She finished third in the 1600 and fourth in the 3200 at the state sectionals.

Congratulations to Holly for being named this week’s Brave Nation Player of the Week.

State Track Meet — Brave track athletes will compete at the State Track meet Thursday-Saturday at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany, GA. These athletes include: Holly Moreland (3200M @ 6:40 PM Thursday, 1600M @ 6:20 PM Friday), Beth Taylor (Discus @ 11:30 AM Friday), Bailey Scarborough (Pole Vault @ 9:30 AM Thursday), Mack Smith (Discus @ 11:30 AM Thursday), Tori Caldwell (Pole Vault @ 9:30 AM Friday), Sophia Long (Triple Jump @ 9:30 AM Friday), Jartavious Thornton (110M Hurdles @ 5:00 PM Friday), and Miranda Harbin (100M Hurdles @ 5:00 PM Thursday)

ACC Softball Tournament — Cali Harrod, Anna Shelnutt and the top-seeded Florida State softball team will be battling for an ACC Championship at Georgia Tech May 9-12 in Atlanta. Click here to buy tickets and see the brackets. The Championship game will air on the ESPN Network May 12 at noon.

Emory Jones Feature — SEC Country spoke extensively with Brave coaches Tim Barron and Randall Curbow in an article about Florida Gator QB Emory Jones last week. Click here to read the full feature courtesy of Ryan Young/SEC Country.

Weekly Schedule BASE

Wednesday, May 9

~ GHSA Class AA Elite 8 State Baseball Playoff DH vs. Berrien (2:30/4:30 PM)

Thursday, May 10

~ GHSA Class AA State Track Meet @ Albany

~ GHSA Class AA Elite 8 State Baseball Playoff Game 3 vs. Berrien (2:30 PM if necessary)

Friday, May 11

~ GHSA Class AA State Track Meet @ Albany

Saturday, May 12

~ GHSA Class AA State Track Meet @ Albany

Tuesday, May 15

~ GHSA Class AA Final 4 State Baseball Playoffs

Wednesday, May 16

~ GHSA Class AA Final 4 State Baseball Playoffs

Thursday, May 17

~ Signing Day at HHS (11:00 AM)

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