Dwight Lofton’s Mustangs are less than a month away from opening the 2014-15 prep basketball season.
Wrapped upA Palestine-Wheatley seventh grade running back is wrapped up by two Carlisle defenders during a junior high football game played last week at Patriot Field. The P-W Patriots will host Hackett Friday. Photo by Rebecca Melvin.
The first-ever weather delay for the Mustangs under head coach Rich Trail didn’t favor the visitors Friday night in a key 5A-East Conference game played at Batesville.
One more game, one more shut out. The streak lives on for the Palestine-Wheatley Junior Patriots.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The week’s top 10 overall high school football teams in Arkansas and the top five in Classes 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A and 2A, have been released.
PREP FOOTBALL SCORES
Well into the third quarter against Batesville on Friday, the Forrest City Mustangs were locked in a 6-6 tie with the Pioneers and had the game momentum.
In a first time matchup between the two schools, the Rose Bud Ramblers lost to Marianna Lee 48-6 on Friday in a road conference game played at Trojan Stadium.
Forrest City, 2-0 in the 5A-East and ranked eighth in Class 5A by Hooten’s, will travel to Batesville, also 2-0 and ranked fourth by Hooten’s tonight in a game that has serious conference playoff connotations written all over it.
The Batesville Junior Pioneers began the season with hopes of another 5A-East Conference championship. So far, so good.
Weather permitting, the Ridgecrest Club will host a Mustang Golf Team Benefit tournament on Saturday, Oct. 11.