Mustangs pull away from Paragould 48-26

For a half, the Paragould Rams played like a 3-0 conference team rather than the 0-3 team they really were in Friday’s 5A-East Conference game played at Sam Smith Stadium.

Carlisle shuts out Patriots

The Palestine-Wheatley Patriots took a postseason hit Friday suffering a 22-0 shutout loss at Carlisle.

VView wins East JH title

Valley View defeated Nettleton 25-23, 25-20 to win the 5A-East junior high conference volleyball tournament played Saturday at Jonesboro.

First-round pairings set

The Forrest City Mustangs will open the 2014 Rumble on the Ridge basketball tournament against Marshall County High School, from Marshall, Tenn., on Thursday, Nov. 27, at 6:30 p.m.

Mustangs host the Rams tonight

Four games deep into their conference slate, the Forrest City Mustangs are just about where they figured to be in the 5A-East Conference race, tied for third with Nettleton, with a chance to take over sole ownership with a win over the Paragould Rams tonight at Sam Smith Stadium.

Junior Pats finish year undefeated, unscored on

Palestine-Wheatey Junior Patriots coach Richard Havner gave his assistant coach Tommie Wells a much deserved kiss on the cheek following Thursday’s final season game at Patriot Field.