Astin picks up third win

PENSACOLA, Fla., — Barrett Astin picked up his third win of the season Saturday, pitching three innings in relief to help preserve Pensacola’s 10-4 win over Jackson.

FCJH boys third, girls sixth at East Meet

The Batesville Junior Pioneers and Junior Lady Pioneers won both sides of the 5A-East Junior High Conference track meet run last Thursday at Paragould.

Stats, Scores & Schedules

PREP BASEBALL 5A-East Conference Conf     O/All GCTech       9-1     15-5 Batesville    7-3         11-11 Wynne       7-3      14-7 Valley View    6-4     13-6 Nettleton       6-4        10-10 Paragould    3-7    5-10 Forrest City    2-8    4-12 Blytheville    0-10    0-10 Tuesday’s Scores Forrest City 3, Blytheville 1 (G1) Forrest City 9, Blytheville 4 (G2) Valley View 1, Nettleton 0 (G1) Nettleton 3, Valley View 2 (G2) GCTech 3, Batesville 2 (G1) GCTech 5, Batesville 2 (G2) Thursday’s Scores Wynne 4, Paragould 2 (G1) Wynne 5, Paragould 1 (G2)   PREP SOFTBALL 5A-East Conference Conf     O/All Paragould    9-1         13-5 GCTech       8-2     13-6 Valley View    7-3     13-6 Batesville    6-4       … Continued

Coaches: Glasper best in state

From the moment R.J. Glasper put on a Mustang basketball jersey and stepped onto the basketball floor, Forrest City basketball coach Dwight Lofton called him the best player to come through the Mustang program, and that says a lot, since Lofton has seen and coached a lot of very good basketball players in his 20 years as head coach for the Mustangs.