April 1, 2020

Lady Braves season ends with road loss to Indians

(Summerville, GA) -- The Lady Braves season ended Friday night with a 76-53 road loss to the No. 2 seeded Chattooga Indians in Summerville, GA. The Lady Braves battle to keep the game close in the first half and trailed 40-30 at the half before a strong run by the home team to open the third quarter gave the Indians an insurmountable lead. Senior Tori … [Read more...]

2020 Heard County High School Baseball Preview

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Braves varsity baseball team will take the field for its regular season opener tomorrow with a de facto day-night home doubleheader versus a pair of Devil squads at HCHS. The Braves were originally slated to open with Pepperell at home Tuesday before the rains came. That contest will now take place on March 11. The 2020 … [Read more...]

GHSA State Playoff Preview: Lady Braves @ Chattooga

Heard County Lady Braves @ Chattooga Indians WHAT: First Round of the 2019-2020 GHSA Class AA Girl's Basketball Playoffs WHEN: Friday Night, February 14, 2019 @ 6:00 PM WHERE: Gymnasium @ Chattooga High School ADDRESS: 989 Highway 114, Summerville, GA 30747 DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions RECORDS: Indians (20-6, 14-1 in Region 7-AA), Lady Braves … [Read more...]

Wyn Denney aiming for Heard County milestone in Macon

(Franklin, GA) -- Wyn Denney's chase for Heard County sports history officially moves south this week where he will compete in the GHSA Class AA State Wrestling Championships at the Macon Centreplex. The senior Brave grappler took his first loss of the season Friday during the semifinal round of the State Sectionals at Bremen High School before battling … [Read more...]

Lady Braves bounce back for 3rd place at region tourney

(Columbus, GA) -- The Heard County Lady Braves basketball team bounced back from a semifinal loss with a solid 46-17 win over rival Callaway Saturday afternoon to clinch the Region 5-AA No. 3 seed in the upcoming state playoffs. The Lady Braves jumped out to a 26-8 lead at the half and never looked back in route to the win that gives the squad a third place … [Read more...]

Lady Braves fall in region semis; Brave season ends after Jordan loss

(Columbus, GA) -- The Lady Braves fell 46-41 to Bremen in the Region 5-AA semifinals at Spencer High School Thursday afternoon. The Lady Braves battled back after falling behind 13-5 early on to cut the early Blue Devil lead to just 13-12, but an 8-0 run would put the Devils back on top 21-12. The Lady Braves cut the lead to 26-19 at the half before … [Read more...]

National Signing Day: 2 Lady Braves sign to play college softball

(Franklin, GA) -- Two senior Lady Brave softball players signed letters of intent to play at the next level Wednesday morning on National Signing Day at Heard County High School. Senior Katelyn Jiles will be continuing her softball career at Point University. Point University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university in West Point, GA. The liberal … [Read more...]

Wyn Denney wins area title; 4 Braves advance to sectionals

(Bremen, GA) — The Braves varsity wrestling team traveled to Bremen High School Saturday for the GHSA Class AA Traditional Area 4 Wrestling Finals which featured individual competitors representing several different high schools from the West Georgia and metro Atlanta areas. Eligible for the meet in addition to the Braves were Bremen, Callaway, Temple, BEST … [Read more...]

Region 5-AA Basketball Tournament Preview

(Franklin, GA) -- The regular season came to an end Friday at Spencer in Columbus and now Heard High's varsity basketball teams are preparing for the Region 5-AA Tournament this week. The Lady Braves defeated Spencer 45-25 to close out the season with an impressive 10-2 region record and hold the No. 2 seed in the tourney. Coach Helen Akins' squad will … [Read more...]

Middle Hoop Champs! Braves capture 3rd title in 4 years

(Franklin, GA) -- After a 12 year drought with no basketball championships, the Heard County County Middle School Braves have now won three in the last four years. The third big trophy came Friday night at HCMS where the juggernaut squad defeated the Bowdon Red Devils by a final score of 61-33 in a game that was never close. The Braves jumped out to a 20-5 … [Read more...]