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Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (08/23/16)

August 23, 2016

(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 […]

BREAKING SPORTS: College Football at Staples Stadium Tonight

August 20, 2016

(Franklin, GA) — A couple of former Brave football players will make their college debuts at Staples Stadium tonight where the Berry College Vikings will take on the Huntingdon College (AL) Hawks in a scrimmage game. Former Braves Chandler Polk and Jacob Bishop are freshman on the Vikings squad after signing with Berry last spring. Jacob […]

Braves rally late to upend Hornets in season opener

August 19, 2016

(Atlanta, GA) — Junior quarterback Emory Jones and the Heard County Braves offense punched the ball into the end zone with just 1:16 to play at Lakewood Stadium Thursday night to complete a wild fourth quarter comeback 22-19 win over a much-improved South Atlanta Hornet squad. The 2016 edition of the Braves overcame numerous obstacles […]

HHS Football Preview: Braves at South Atlanta

August 17, 2016

Heard Co. Braves @ South Atlanta Hornets WHEN: Thursday Night @ 7:30 PM WHERE: Lakewood Stadium ADDRESS: 70 Claire Dr., Atlanta, GA 30301 DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions RECORDS: Braves (0-0, 0-0 in Region 5-AA), Hornets (0-0, 0-0 in Region 6-AA) HEAD COACHES: Braves – Tim Barron (110-51 in his 15th season with the Braves), Hornets — Brad Stephens  (0-0 in his […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (08/16/16)

August 16, 2016

(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 […]

Lady Braves sweep Rival Rumble

(Franklin, Ga) — The Lady Braves varsity softball team swept Bremen and Bowdon at the first annual ‘Rival Rumble’ in Franklin Saturday. The trio of rivalry round robin games all proved to be close well-played softball games between the former Region 5-AA foes. In the first game of the day, the Lady Braves edged Bremen […]

Lady Brave notches first career homer in loss to Cats

August 11, 2016

(Villa Rica, GA) — The Lady Braves came up on the short end of a shootout Wednesday at Villa Rica falling to the Wildcats 12-10 in the season opener for the Carroll County school. After falling behind early, the Lady Braves kept battling all game long with a huge output at the plate. Senior Hannah […]

Lady Braves drop opener at Central

August 10, 2016

(Carrollton, GA) — The new look Lady Braves softball team traveled to Central Tuesday afternoon to open the season versus the Central Lions. The Lions won the game 7-1 behind a superb performance from pitcher Emily Williams who allowed just an unearned run and one base hit over seven innings. She struck out 16 Lady […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (08/09/16)

(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 […]

Braves outlast Grangers in early scrimmage

August 6, 2016

(Lagrange, GA) — The Brave Nation traveled to Lagrange Friday night to take on the Lagrange Grangers in a very early scrimmage and outlasted the Class AAAA Grangers 20-13 after a big defensive stop on fourth down by the junior varsity Braves defense with under 15 seconds to play in the game. The Brave varsity […]

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2016 Iron Brave Winners

August 5, 2016

(Franklin, GA) — Summer football workouts culminated last week with the 9th annual ‘Iron Brave’ competition and the competition was once again stiff. The traditional competition is a combined athletic and weight-lifting event that is the product of the many hours of effort and hard work by both coaches and players during the summer. Iron Brave events […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (08/04/16)

August 4, 2016

(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 […]

New local Go-Kart Track races to the finish line

August 3, 2016

(Franklin, GA) — A new Go-Kart race track is opening this weekend near the Centralhatchee community in northern Heard County. The very first day races at the 1/5 mile oval dirt track are scheduled for Saturday, August 6 and the owner of the track, Terri Thomaston is excited to see she and her husband’s dream […]

Brave QB commits to storied national program

(Franklin, GA) — Heard County junior quarterback Emory Jones put an end to months of speculation Friday morning when he announced his commitment to play football at Ohio State University, one of the most storied programs in college football history. The No. 2 dual-threat quarterback and No.

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (07/28/16)

July 28, 2016

(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 […]

It’s Miller Time at HHS

(Franklin, GA) — Heard County Brave wide receiver Austin Miller recently received his first college scholarship offer from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Miller, a senior that coach Tim Barron and staff will be looking to this season for leadership, is excited about the offer and hopes to get more. Like some other Brave […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (07/21/16)

July 21, 2016

(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 […]