Field conditions permitting, following Monday’s wave of, at times, heavy rain across northeast Arkansas, the Forrest City Mustangs and Lady Mustangs will play conference baseball and softball doubleheaders today at Wynne.
RundownForrest City first baseman Peyton Fogg makes the tag on a Marion player caught in a rundown between first and second base during Thursday’s nonconference varsity baseball game played at the Sports Complex. Marion won the game 10-8. Photo by Fred Conley.
Arkansas fans will be able to see two Razorbacks signees in the Mike Conley Jr. Arkansas vs. Tennessee All Star Game at Little Rock Hall on Thursday at 7:30 pm.
A mandatory boating education regulation course will be held April 21-22, at East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City, from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. each day.
Monday’s Midwest League game between the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and the Lansing Lugnuts at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium, which was postponed due to snow, will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Wednesday. Game one of the doubleheader will start at 5:05 p.m.
Prep baseball and softball schedules
The Forrest City Mustang baseball team, limited to just seven varsity games so far this season – due to rainouts and other schedule altering situations – will try their best to get back on track this week.
The Palestine-Wheatley senior high track teams ran Friday at the Sara Low Relays held at Heber Springs.
The deadline to sign up for the Forrest City Recreation Department’s summer youth t-ball, softball and baseball league programs has been extended to Friday, April 18.
Pitching in relief Thursday night, Forrest City’s Barrett Astin was able to pick up the win as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers defeated the West Michigan Whitecaps.
Both Palestine-Wheatley teams split their respective 6AA Conference doubleheaders played Thursday at Hazen.