Forrest City’s Barrett Astin had his roughest start of the season Saturday in Daytona’s 4-3 loss in 10 innings to the Clearwater Threshers in a game played Saturday night at Bright House Field.
Nifty movesPalestine-Wheatley running back Jase Long sidiesteps a tackle and finds the crease for positive yardage during Thursday’s spring drills. The Patriots will wrap up spring drills today and will resume summer football activities in July. Photo by Fred Conley.
Baseball championship schedule
In a matchup of Division 1 pitching signees, Beebe’s Ellie Reaves got the win over Forrest City’s Tyra Williams in a first-round Class 5A state softball tournament game played Thursday at Kimery Park in Hot Springs.
LEPANTO — As the defending 2A state champions, Junction City has faced and defeated the opposition’s best shot all season long.
State Softball Tournaments Class 5A at Hot Springs Thursday’s Scores Beebe 2, Forrest City 0 White Hall 5, Farmington 3 Paragould 11, NPulaski 0 Greenbrier 9, Lakeside 8 Vilonia 8, Watson Chapel 4 GCTech 7, Jacksonville 0 DeQueen 7, Maumelle 1 Sylvan Hills 6, Valley View 4 Today’s Games Beebe vs White Hall Paragould vs Greenbrier Vilonia vs GCTech DeQueen vs Sylvan Hills State Baseball Tournaments Class 5A At Harrison Thursday’s Scores Jacksonville 7, Nettleton 1 Harrison 7, Lakeside 3 GCTech 4, PAcademy 3 White Hall 4, Vilonia 1 Valley View 1, Beebe 0 WatChapel 3, Greenbrier 2 Sylvan Hills 6, Batesville 3 Class AA at Marked Tree/EPC Thursday’s Scores Junction … Continued
Headed into postseason play, the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots owned a 10-game winning streak as well as winning 14 of the final 15 regular season games.
The 2015 Meet of Champs track championships will be held Saturday at Russellville High School.
Prep baseball schedule
The Greene County Tech Eagles took the field against the Valley View Blazers on Tuesday afternoon in third place in the 5A-East.
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