HHS Girls BasketballCoaching StaffHead Varsity Coach: Rob Smart
A native of Springfield Georgia graduated in 1994 with a BS in Sociology from James Madison University. He played Strong Safety and Corner for the Dukes from 90-94 which participated in the 1st round of the Division I Championship against Marshall University in 1991. Robert is in his 3rd year with the Lady Pride, and 1st year as Head Coach. From 2008-2009 he was the Heritage Boys Varsity Assistant Coach for Heritage. He coached the defensive backs and wide receivers for Irwin County High School in Ocilla Georgia and he coached with Charlie Pierce at Briar Woods High School in Ashburn Virginia. Robert is the Safety and Security Specialist at Heritage High School. He is also the owner of the Vision Sports a sports performance company. Robert and his wife Lolita have 3 children, Breana, Christina, and Robert Jr.Varsity Assistant Coach: Nicole Barnes
Nicole Barnes is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BS in Civil Engineering degree. Throughout college she was a five-year member of the Tuba section in the University Marching Band as well as three-years on the Concrete Canoe team. She continued playing volleyball on the collegiate club team. This is her first year coaching. She moved to Virginia after getting married in July to her husband, Corey.