Christian Heritage School 2023

Team Profile

Photos by Tommy Triplett

Q & A With Coach Frank Barden

Coach Frank Barden of Christian Heritage School

Q. How would you characterize this year’s team?

A. This year’s team will be young but very exciting to watch and will work hard to put a good product on the field.

Q. What will be the keys to your success?

A. We want to be a team that prepares well and plays with great character each Friday night.

Q. Who will be your key leaders on the team?

A. Carson Russell, Carter Triplett, Jaylon Gay, Max Moore, and Duncan Carpenter.

Q. What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A. We have a great group of players and coaches that work each day to do things the right way.

Q. What will keep you up at night?

A. If we are not having fun playing this game.

Q. Any lessons learned from last year?

A. Taking the mindset of playing and preparing for each game one week at a time.

Q. Will we see anything different this year?

A. Differences with the new staff, but overall, the brand of playing hard will continue to be our main focus.

Q. How would you characterize your team’s speed?

A. Our team speed and level of playing hard as a unit will be key each week.


Coach name: Frank Barden (29 yrs. as a head coach, 1st as head coach at Christian Heritage)

Division/Region: GA 7-A

2022 Overall Record: 5-7

2022 District Finish: 1st

Mascot: Lions

2023 Schedule


18 North Cobb Christian (A)

25 Temple (H) 


1 Darlington (H)

15 Pickens (H)

22 St. Francis (A)

29 Ensworth (H)


6 Mt. Pisgah Christian (A)

13 Bowdon (A)

20 Asheville Christian (H)

27 Mt. Zion (H)

Coach’s View

The 2023 CHS Lions will be a team that grows and gets better each week. Playing with the mindset to operate at a high level on and off the field. Choosing to work and play as a team with a common goal and purpose. Our team’s success will come from inside each player and coach with the way we approach each day as a team.