After three weeks of serious summer drills, area football teams will take serious to intense next week – the first week of preseason scrimmage across the state.
This is how it’s doneForrest City Mustang assistant coach Jordan Driver, right, shows sophomore receiver Trajan Norment how to handle the snap during a field goal attempt. The Mustangs, on Wednesday, spent time working on the kicking game. Photo by Fred Conley.
Forrest City’s Curt Coleman shot a 45 Thursday in the nine-hole SE Arkansas Invitational golf tournament played at Stuttgart.
The Forrest City Lady Mustangs split a pair of preseason volleyball sets Thursday in a three-team jamboree played at Marianna Lee.
High School Preseason Scrimmages
The Lee Academy Cougars will open the 2014 prep football season Friday by hosting Clarksdale-Lee – coached by former Lee Academy football coach John Holcombe.
Marianna Lee will hold a preseason volleyball trimatch today by hosting Forrest City and Helena-West Helena at James Banks Gym.
The Forrest City Mustangs will not face Star City during the regular season, but will get a chance to go against them on Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the three-team, preseason scrimmage at Watson Chapel.
Batesville High called on a new assistant to continue a recent success story.
Forrest City High School Mustangs Basketball Coach Dwight Lofton will be the guest speaker at the annual St. Francis County Farm Bureau’s meeting and dinner Thursday night.
Calvary Christian football coach Jonathan Smith liked what he saw from his Eagles team during Saturday’s preseason eight-man football jamboree at Central Baptist.