Finally, the Forrest City Mustangs will get to hit someone other than a teammate when they travel to Pine Bluff tonight to face Watson Chapel and Star City in a three-team preseason scrimmage.
Not this timeForrest City Junior Mustangs running back Bobby Hardrick gets past a Helena-West Helena defender during Thursday night’s preseason scrimmage game played at Sam Smith Stadium. The Junior Mustangs won the scrimmage 22-8. Photo by Fred Conley.
PREP FOOTBALL PRESEASON SCRIMMAGE SCHEDULE
FAYETTEVILLE — Other than the disturbing surprise of a possible overnight arson performed on fourth-year starting quarterback Brandon Allen’s vehicle, there were some surprises of the more conventional sort Monday associated with Arkansas releasing its season-opening depth chart.
Tonight marks the first big week for high school football across the state with the beginning of the preseason scrimmage schedule.
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.
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.