For the second time in less than three months, former Palestine-Wheatley and Louisiana Tech standout Erica (Smith) Taylor is a head basketball coach – and she still hasn’t coached her first game.
Tourney champsThe Palestine All-Stars eight and under machine pitch team won the FCA Triple Threat youth baseball tournament played Friday and Saturday at the Forrest City Sports Complex. Palestine defeated the Brinkley 8s 13-3 in the tournament’s championship game. Palestine opened the tournament with a 11-3 win over the FCA Fire Ballers and then downed Brinkley in the winner’s semifinals 6-5 to get to the finals. The team will play a first-round game at the state machine pitch tournament on Friday at the Sherwood Sports Complex. Palestine team members, in no particular order, are Magnum Posey, Waylon Herron, Brody Parker, Grant Wingo, Austin Varner, Jace Anderson, Nathan Vaughn, Aydan Thigpen, Andrew Knowlton, Jacob Hickman, John Parker Wilson, and Brody Bass. The team is coached by Natalie Colvin, William Colvin, Eric Varner and Jared Parker. Photo by Fred Conley.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Forrest City native Barrett Astin logged a quality start Thursday for the Daytona Tortugas, but unfortunately was unable to secure a win.
Forrest City made the trip to Benton on Tuesday to compete in the school’s 7-on-7 tournament.
The Palestine JV Patriots used six hits and 16 walks to take a 15-11 six inning win over Hazen in a youth baseball game played Tuesday.
If you watch the PGA Tour on TV each week, one thing that you will notice is the balance each player maintains during their swing.
Forrest City basketball fans will get their first look at the 2015-16 Mustangs Friday and Saturday as Forrest City hosts the 10th annual team camp at the Larry S. Bryant Multi-purpose and Wellness Center.
Forrest City Mustangs
The 10th annual Forrest City Mustang team basketball camp will be held Friday and Saturday, June 19-20, at the Larry S. Bryant Multi-purpose and Wellness Center.
The Forrest City Mustangs will compete today at the Benton Panther 7-on-7 tournament at Benton High School.
The 32nd Mightymite Triathlon will be held Saturday, July 18, at Forrest City.