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Kay pitches Braves past Bremen

April 13, 2016

(Franklin, GA) — The visiting Bremen Blue Devils put a run on the board in the top of the first inning Tuesday, but starting pitcher Lee Kay settled down and threw his best game of the year so far, a complete game performance, as the Braves took game one of an important three-game Region 5-AA […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (04/11/16)

April 11, 2016

(Franklin) — Each week 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 […]

Braves move to 6-0 in Region with sweep of Tigers

(Temple, GA) — The Braves moved to 6-0 in Region 5-AA and 11-9 on the season with a doubleheader sweep Friday on the road at Temple. The Braves used a 12 run fifth inning to dominated game one 19-1 in five innings before Temple battled back in the the nightcap, a much closer 4-0 win […]

Cali making her mark at FSU

(Tallahassee, FL) — Former Lady Brave star softball player Cali Harrod is adjusting nicely to college softball life at Florida State University where she quickly earned the starting shortstop job in her freshman season. Cali and the Seminoles are beyond the halfway point of the regular season and sporting an impressive 28-4 overall record with […]

Braves take first game of series with Tigers

April 7, 2016

(Franklin) — The Braves moved to 4-0 in Region 5-AA play with a 12-2 win over the Temple Tigers Wednesday afternoon at HHS. Junior Lee Kay got the win on the mound and returned to the batting lineup for the first time since suffering a broken hand early in the season. Kay scattered seven hits […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (04/05/16)

April 5, 2016

(Franklin) — Each week 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 […]

Braves sweep Blue Devils

March 31, 2016

(Franklin) — The Braves varsity baseball team completed a three game sweep of the Manchester Blue Devils at HHS Wednesday afternoon in games that were moved up from Friday because of anticipated weather issues tomorrow. In game one of the twin bill, junior Lee Kay returned to the mound as a starter for the first […]

Braves win region opener; Doubleheader moved up to today

March 30, 2016

(Manchester, GA) – Coach Trent Bianco and the varsity baseball team opened the Region 5-A slate with a big win at Manchester Tuesday afternoon. The Braves knocked of the Blue Devils 15-6 with junior Trey Alford once again earning the win on the mound, his team high fourth of the season versus only one loss. […]

Braves defeat Bowdon on Senior Day

March 29, 2016

(Franklin) — The Brave tennis teams both defeated Bowdon Monday afternoon after honoring the senior players before the matches. The boys team dominated the Red Devils with all three singles players winning handily. The junior No.

Middle school track strong at Mt. Zion meet

March 25, 2016

(Mount Zion, GA) — The Heard County Middle School track team is off to a good start this season including an excellent performance at a meet last Tuesday at Mount Zion. Several HCMS male and female athletes scored first place finishes at the meet. In the male events first place winners included Micaiah Austin, Wyn Denney, […]

Wright walk-off hit stuns War Eagles

March 24, 2016

(Franklin) — The junior varsity Braves baseball team stormed back from a three run deficit in the sixth inning Wednesday night to stun the Landmark Christian War Eagles on a walk-off hit in the bottom of the seventh inning to win the game 5-4 at Alford Field. Collin Wright’s base hit drove in Romeo Hendrix […]

Middle Braves shut out Red Devils, Eagles

March 23, 2016

(Bowdon, GA) — The Heard County Middle School baseball team moved to 5-3 on the season Monday with a nice 6-0 road win at rival Bowdon. The season sweep of the Red Devils has the middle Braves in contention for first place in the division. They will host the other first place contender, the Bremen […]

BREAKING NEWS: West Georgia Tech Suspends 2016 Softball Season

March 23, 2016

(Carrollton, GA) — West Georgia Technical College is suspending the remainder of the 2016 softball season due to an insufficient number of eligible players. All remaining scheduled games for the 2016 season have been cancelled. West Georgia Tech will revive the program and resume competition as a Division-I program in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) […]

Alford, Brant lead Braves over Bulldogs

March 22, 2016

(Franklin) — The Braves varsity baseball team downed the visiting Ranburne Bulldogs 8-1 Monday behind another strong outing from starting pitcher Trey Alford. The junior hurler tossed a complete game allowing just four hits, no walks, and one unearned run while striking out six. The win moves Alford’s record to 3-1 on the season and […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (03/21/16)

March 21, 2016

(Franklin) — Each week 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 […]

Brave Tennis Cruises Past Bowdon

March 17, 2016

(Bowdon, GA) — Head coach Rich Fendley and the Braves varsity tennis teams scored nice Region 5-AA road wins at Bowdon Wednesday afternoon. The boys shut out the Red Devils 5-0 while the female team downed the Red Devilettes 4-1. Both squads will be participating in the Granger tournament this weekend.

Spradlin No-No Leads Braves to Sweep

March 16, 2016

(Franklin) — Senior Keagan Spradlin pitched his second no-hitter in as many seasons Monday night to lead the Braves to a doubleheader sweep over the visiting Pacelli Vikings in Franklin. Spradlin completely stymied the Viking offense over four innings in the 15-0 nightcap win. Spradlin allowed just two walks and struck out six while throwing […]

Brave Nation Weekly News & Notes (03/15/16)

March 15, 2016

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