Coach hopeful summer camps and 7-on-7 competitions prepare players for 2017-18 season
Spring drillsForrest City junior quarterback Randal Moore talks plays during Wednesday's spring practice inside the Mustang Field House. Forrest City will wrap up its four-week spring session Friday and will work through the first team camp of the summer on Wednesday, May 31, at Wynne. Photo by Fred Conley
Palestine-Wheatley seniors Will Nash and Lane Teal have been named to the Class AA All-State baseball team for the 2017 season.
Games being played at several locations
Headed into the Class AA state tournament, Palestine-Wheatley baseball coach Andrew Loe was thinking state championship game and maybe title.
The eighth annual Street Hoop Fest and the King and Queen of the Delta basketball tournament begins Friday, May 26, and continues through Sunday, May 28, with all games scheduled to be played at the Larry S. Bryant Multipurpose Center.
Players to get in work during summer 7-on-7 tournaments
The Cincinnati Reds optioned Forrest City’s Barrett Astin to their AAA affiliate Louisville Bats on Thursday, ending Astin‘s fourth stay with the Reds since the start of the major league season.
Forrest City junior Ty Norment powered through the second day of the Arkansas high school heptathlon Thursday at Cabot on her way to finishing 19th overall out of 69 competitors.
A year ago, Forrest City’s Ty Norment, along with Destiney Summers, represented the Lady Mustangs at the state high school heptathlon held at Cabot.
As a freshman, Will Nash transferred from Brinkley to Palestine-Wheatley.