Clutch free throws made all the difference in a Region 5-AA win for the Heard County High School boys’ basketball team in Franklin on Tuesday night.
Don’t look now, but the dawn of the 2018 softball season is creeping up and high school coaching staffs from around the state are using these late-July days to shake off the rust and get a glimpse of what they’ll have to work with in the fall.
An already tight Region 5-AA football lineup is set to welcome a long-lost challenger back to the pack this fall, setting up for would could be an all-out melee in the race toward the 2018 Class AA postseason.
Like every year, a comprehensive grasp of fundamentals was the main objective for Helen Akins and her young Heard County High School girls’ basketball team this summer.
Tim Barron has been through enough offseasons in Franklin to understand that in order for a highly successful campaign to manifest in the fall, it requires a meticulous, step-by-step build in the months of June and July.
Two more local stars were crowned on Day 2 of the GHSA Track and Field State Championships on Friday, bringing the grand total to three thus far at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany.
As the Heard County High School track and field team prepares for its annual trek to Albany, it will serve as a going-out party for a school record-holder and mark the arrival for some of the fresh new talent in the program.
Less than six months removed from being relegated to a hospital bed with gruesome blisters encompassing his entire body, Caden Raines is leading the Heard County High School baseball team into the second round of the Class AA state playoffs.
The Heard County High School baseball team had little trouble pushing through its first-round series in the Class AA state playoffs on Friday, combining for 44 runs in the sweep of KIPP Collegiate.