Playing the Cypress Creek portion of the two Grey Stone Country Club golf courses Tuesday, Forrest City senior Curt Coleman shot an 81.
ForcedPalestine-Wheatley hosted Cedar Ridge Thursday for a junior high and high school preseason scrimmage at Patriot Field. In the top photo, P-W senior Collin Hill (25) makes the tackle on a Cedar Ridge running back in the first quarter of the high school scrimmage. Cedar Ridge won the scrimmage 7-6. In the photo at right, P-W seventh grader Ke’Von Medley (20) makes a move to get past a Cedar Ridge defender in the junior high scrimmage. Cedar Ridge scored twice to unofficially win the scrimmage game 12-0. Palestine-Wheatley will open the junior high season on Thursday, Sept. 1, at Hazen, while the senior Patriots will travel to Rector on Friday, Sept. 2 to play their season opening game. Photos by Fred Conley
The Forrest City Mustangs walked through a final limited contact drill Monday, the last practice before hosting Jonesboro tonight for a preseason scrimmage game at Sam Smith Stadium.
Marianna Lee swept Forrest City in season-opening prep volleyball matches played Monday at James Banks Gym in Marianna.
Trumann defeated Palestine-Wheatley and McCrory in boys’ high school golf Monday at Forrest City Country Club.
It’s going to be a busy week for area football teams.
A last minute change in plans left Forrest City senior Curt Coleman with one of his worst outings of the season on Thursday.
Arkansas has lost two cornerbacks to injuries on consecutive days but has regained the services of excused absent junior defensive end Tevin Beanum.
The Forrest City Mustangs end their third full week of summer drills today and will have their walk-through on Monday for Tuesday’s preseason jamboree game against Jonesboro at Sam Smith Stadium.
With less than a week left before Jonesboro hits the football field for its scrimmage game at Forrest City, there are still a couple of ongoing position battles as other players acclimate to new positions.
Nine members of the Greene County Gators swim team competed with Team Arkansas in the 50th annual Junior Olympics held July 28-31 in Houston, Texas.