For the Forrest City Mustang players, the best part of beating Wynne 83-66 Tuesday night at Yellowjacket Arena was calling head coach Dwight Lofton and telling him the good news.
Back in actionForrest City Junior Mustang guard Blayton Williams (1) takes the ball to the basket during a recent junior high basketball game played at Mustang Arena. Forrest City is scheduled to play at Greene County Tech tonight. Photo by Fred Conley.
Nettleton 2-0 13-4
Should the Forrest City Mustangs qualify for a 13th consecutive trip to the state tournament this season, the drive won’t be nearly as long for them as it has been in recent years.
For the second time this season, the Forrest City Mustangs will take the floor without having their head coach on the sidelines.
Forrest City pulled away from a halftime tie Friday night to beat Greene County Tech 69-59 in a 5A-East conference game played at Mustang Arena.
Greene County Tech kept Forrest City’s Lady Mustangs winless Friday night with a 53-23 win in the 5A-East Conference opener for both teams.
Prep basketball scores and schedules
On paper, tonight’s home game against Greene County Tech looks to be just a typical 5A-East Conference opening game for Dwight Lofton’s Mustangs.
Prep basketball and NFL scores and schedules
The Forrest City Junior Mustangs and Junior Lady Mustangs return to the basketball court tonight when they travel to Jonesboro to face both Nettleton junior high squads.