Patriots fall to Bradford in home game Tuesday

Hosting Bradford Tuesday in a blended onference matchup at Patriot Gym, the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots came up just short losing to the Eagles 59-55 in senior boys basketball.

Junior Mustangs get win on road at Paragould

Playing their 5A-East conference opener Monday night at Paragould, the Forrest City Junior Mustangs escaped an upset scare for a 52-42 win over the Junior Rams.

Jr. Girls lose conference game at Paragould

Paragould picked up an easy 5A-East conference win Monday by rolling past the Forrest City Junior Lady Mustangs 50-15 in junior girls basketball at Paragould.

FC Mustangs finish fourth at Pruitt Hurricane Classic

After winning their opener on Thursday, Forrest City lost Friday and Saturday to finish fourth at the 32nd annual Barry Pruitt Hurricane Classic played at Don Riggs Gymnasium, losing to Springdale Har-Ber 78-70 in overtime in the third-place game.

Thrash leads Patriots to win over Maynard

Hosting Maynard for a non-conference game Friday night at Patriot Gym, the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots battled through several second half ties and lead changes before pulling out a 58-47 win.