FCity ends year with win over Blytheville

BLYTHEVILLE – Forrest City’s Timothy Pendleton and Tantae Wright combined for 291 yards rushing and four touchdowns, leading the Junior Mustangs over the Blytheville Junior Chickasaws, 38-14 Thursday night at Haley Field.

FCity teams set for Saturday scrimmages

As usual, with the 2014-15 prep basketball season just around the corner and ready to open play, there is still plenty of football left to be played.

Area basketball teams ready to start play

The Forrest City seventh grade girls basketball team will host a preseason jamboree Saturday at Mustang Arena that will include teams from Wynne and Marion.

FCity, Blytheville hopeful that AAA will let them play

PREP FOOTBALL  The Forrest City Mustangs coaching staff is hopeful they will be playing Blytheville Friday night at Sam Smith Stadium. Ditto for the Blytheville staff. “We want to play,” Forrest City coach Rich Trail said Monday. “We want to earn a postseason bid, not have it handed to us.” The final word is now resting in the hands of the Arkansas Activities Association. Last Friday, a benches-clearing brawl brought an abrupt end to the Blytheville-Paragould game played at Blytheville. The incident occurred with 4:36 remaining in the game and Paragould leading 34-15, in the final home game of the season and followed a seven-yard run on a reverse by Blytheville’s … Continued

Colts finish with home win over Marion

The Forrest City seventh grade Colts capped a 6-1 season Monday night with a 14-8 win over Marion Blue in a single game played at Sam Smith Stadium.