(Villa Rica, GA) — The Heard County Middle School Braves traveled to Villa Rica Middle School Thursday afternoon to take on the Wildcats and walked away with a 33-13 win improving their perfect record to 4-0 on the season. Carlton White added two more touchdowns to his big season stats including a 60-yard burst that […]
(Franklin) — In a peculiar turn of events Friday night at Staples Stadium, the Braves Region 5-AA match-up with Kendrick was postponed for over 30 minutes because of the absence of one of the most important parts of the game, the officials. Due to some scheduling errors, the referees for the game arrived late forcing […]
10U Maroon Braves 34, Carroll County Maroon 0 (Franklin) — Cain Dean’s 10U Maroon squad moved to 2-0 on the season Saturday with a 34-0 trouncing of the Carroll County Maroon team at the Heard County Sports Complex. The Braves jumped out to a 14-0 lead at the end of the first quarter on touchdown […]
(Franklin) — The Heard High School newspaper The Warcry put it best perhaps when they posted the following after the Lady Braves softball game at the high school yesterday afternoon: “On a night when they had every excuse to not play well, our young ladies dug deep giving our community a moment to smile in […]
(Bremen, GA) — The Braves doubled up the Bremen Blue Devils Friday night on the road, winning by a final score of 42-21 in the Region 5-AA opener for the Braves. It was a great atmosphere for high school football for Bremen’s opener with the stadium packed on both sides and fans lining the fence […]
(Franklin) – The Heard County Middle School football team faced off with their biggest rivals from just up the road Thursday afternoon in a home opener that left the Red Devils of Bowdon in shock at halftime. It seemed unlikely heading into the game that eighth grader Carlton White would be able to match his unreal […]
(Franklin) – A brand new sports team at Heard County Middle School is already making its mark after only two competitions in their inaugural season of competition. Melissa Nichol is coaching the first ever middle school cross country team that will serve as a feeder program for the Heard High School teams. The team features […]
(Mt. Zion, GA) — The HCMS Braves traveled to Mt. Zion last Thursday and downed a much-improved Mt. Zion Middle School football team by a final score of 35-8. The Braves took the opening kickoff and drove 68 yards (Carlton White had 67 of the yards) with the drive being capped off with Emory Jones going in from one yard out.
10U Black Braves 39, Villa Rica White 0 (Franklin) – The Heard County Recreation Department football season kicked off Saturday morning at the Heard County Sports Complex where four teams battled Carroll County opponents as the quest for the Kiwanis Bowl launched into full swing. The most dominant performance of the day came courtesy of […]
(Carrollton, GA) – As the number one ranked team in the state at the AA level, the Lady Braves varsity softball team is of course on the radar of all AA teams in the state. After this weekend’s Trojan Slam in Carrollton, however, Coach Matt Hornsby’s squad may be serving notice to other classifications as […]
(Franklin, GA) – The Heard County Middle School Lady Braves continued to fight hard Thursday at home versus the Bowdon Red Devils. The young team lost 7-1 on the scoreboard but showed continued improvement and a great effort as always. A new young pitcher emerged that may offer some hope for the immediate future.
(Bremen, GA) – The Lady Braves (7-2, 2-0) rolled over another top ten team Tuesday afternoon, scoring an 8-1 knockout of the state’s #7 ranked Lady Blue Devils in Bremen. It was the team’s fifth win this season over a top 10 team and more importantly another big Region 5-AA win. The Lady Braves put […]
(Kennesaw, GA) – The Lady Braves varsity softball team traveled to Bailey Park at Kennesaw State University as the AJC’s top ranked AA team Saturday to face a big challenge in the #2 ranked Wolves of Wesleyan and walked away with a solid 2-0 win behind Jordan Watson’s gem performance on the mound. Watson set […]
(Summerville, GA) – The Braves found a way to get back on the winning track Friday night when they traveled to Summerville, GA to take on the Chattooga Indians. The Braves shut out the Indians 30-0 in a game played a lot closer than the final score indicated. A young and scrappy Indian squad battled hard […]
(Franklin) – Despite all of their other successes over the past few seasons, one thing the Lady Braves had been unable to do recently was to get a crucial win over the Bowdon Red Devillettes. Coach Matt Hornsby’s squad changed all of that Thursday in the Region 5-AA home opener, downing the rivals from just […]
(Carrollton, GA) – The Lady Braves varsity softball team dropped a tough 1-0 decision on the road at the #7 ranked AAAA Carrollton Trojans Wednesday afternoon. The game featured outstanding performances by both top-rated pitchers as the Trojan pitcher Katie Jones and Lady Brave ace Jordan Watson combined to allow only five hits combined. The […]
Courtesy of The Warcry Written by: Ivy Hyatt The Warcry staff was curious as to why students that attend Heard County High School participate in athletics and other extracurricular activities at such a high rate. What drives a student to want dedicate their time to join an after school activity? Research shows that students who are involved […]
(Franklin) – Heard County Parks and Recreation will be hosting the 10U football Jamboree on Saturday, September 7th. Heard Co. “Black” coached by Sammy Marsh will play Carroll Co.