Loss to Paragould drops FC to second

Paragould’s Brandon Clifford scored 47 points to lead the Rams to an 84-81 victory over the Mustangs Friday in a 5A-East Conference game played at Paragould. The win gave Paragould the conference season sweep over Forrest City. The Rams beat the Mustangs 67-63 last month at Mustang Arena giving Paragould the two victories by a total of seven points. With Paragould’s win over the Mustangs and Valley View’s win over Greene County Tech Friday, Forrest City slips to second place in the 5A-East Conference standings at 8-2, while Valley View takes over sole ownership of first place, sitting at 9-1. The Blazers will be on top alone at least until … Continued

Prep Basketball

Tonight’s Games Forrest City at Paragould Nettleton at Batesville Blytheville at Wynne Valley View at GCTech Augusta at Hazen Brinkley at P-Wheatley Bradford at McCrory Clarendon at Marvell Des Arc at KIPP Delta Hughes at Earle Thursday’s Scores Junior Girls Batesville 58, Forrest City 23 Junior Boys Batesville 58, Forrest City 43 6AA Junior District At Palestine-Wheatley Championship Game Junior Boys KIPP Delta defeated Clarendon Junior Girls Carlisle defeated Clarendon 1A-3 East Junior District At Maynard Saturday, February 14 Championship Game Junior Boys Bay vs Hughes, 6 p.m. 5A-East  Junior District At Batesville Saturday, February 14 Junior Girls GCTech vs Blytheville, 10:30 a.m. Paragould vs Valley View, 1 p.m. Nettleton vs Forrest … Continued

District ride ends for Junior Patriots with loss to KIPP

KIPP Delta got double digit scoring from three players Wednesday night, which was more than enough to secure a 51-31 win over Palestine-Wheatley in a 6AA Junior District semifinal game played at Patriot Gym.