The Greene County Tech Junior Eagles earned their first win of the season Thursday night turning back Forrest City 21-6 in a 5A-East Conference game.
Junior PatriotsJunior Patriots: Palestine-Wheatley Junior Patriots running back Avian Smith (5) gets past an Augusta defender in the first half of a 6AA conference game played Thursday at Patriot Field. Augusta scored with one second left in the game to take a 28-22 win over the Junior Patriots. Photo by Fred Conley
Palestine-Wheatley has an open date tonight which equates to a forfeit win for the Patriots catapulting the team to a 4-0 start and leaving them 3-0 in the 6AA Conference.
Jonesboro avenged a road loss to Paragould by eking out a 16-25, 25-23, 25-18, 20-25, 15-11 victory Thursday night at Don Riggs Hurricane Gym.
Tyrone Echols was quick to point out that his older brother Rodney, “has always been a good brother.” And he will be joining his brother this Friday in the Forrest City Athletic Hall of Fame.
Three-sport athlete picked for HOFame When asked about his football playing days at Forrest City, Fred Burrows jokes that most of the time he was just in the way of the guys who were the real football players. Burrows, a Forrest City native now living in Rogers, graduated from Forrest City High School in 1964 and was a letterman in football and basketball from junior high forward and threw the shot for the Mustang track team as a sophomore and junior, but skipped his senior year. On Friday, Burrows will be inducted into the Forrest City Athletic Hall of Fame representing the era prior to 1970. Next year, Burrows and … Continued
Forrest City senior Elizabeth Moon earned medalist honors on the girls’ side of the 5A-East Conference golf tournament played Tuesday with a 65 at the Paragould Country Club.
Nettleton served 29 aces, on the way to taking consecutive game victories to defeat Forrest City 25-5, 25-8 and 25-8.
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Jonesboro setter Maggie Horn served up a perfect 23-of-23 with 17 aces Monday helping the Lady Hurricane to a 3-0 win over Forrest City in a 5A/6A combined conference volleyball match.
Palestine-Wheatley stayed perfect for the year by holding off Clarendon 24-22 Friday in a 6AA Conference game played at Patriot Field.