No playPalestine-Wheatley second baseman Katie Ellis can’t come up with the throw from third base, leaving a Des Arc runner safe at second during Monday’s conference game against Des Arc. The Lady Patriots lost the doubleheader and are scheduled to host England today. Photo by Fred Conley.
Forrest City’s Damien Hodges held Batesville to two runs while scattering eight hits through seven innings Tuesday to salvage a split of the 5A-East Conference doubleheader played at Batesville.
The ninth annual Big Dance Basketball Tournament will be held Saturday, April 12, at the Larry S. Bryant Multi-purpose and Wellness Center beginning at 10 a.m.
If the weather holds today, the Forrest City Mustangs and Lady Mustangs will make the trip to Batesville for a baseball/softball conference doubleheader.
The Forrest City Mustangs, running in their first meet of the year, finished second at the Vilonia Eagle Relays held Friday at Vilonia.
The Forrest City Lady Mustangs were able to play three games on Saturday at the Heber Springs invitational softball tournament.
Friday’s scheduled Midwest League game between the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and Peoria Chiefs at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute was cancelled due to weather.
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette made it official on Sunday when it posted the final state rankings for the just completed 2013-14 prep basketball season.
The Palestine-Wheatley Junior Patriots, after a pair of fourth place finishes to begin the track season, landed in third place at Bald Knob’s meet held Tuesday.
MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL GRAND CHUTE — A six-run seventh inning was enough to push the Peoria Chiefs past Wisconsin’s Timber Rattlers 8-4 in a Midwest League season opener Thursday on Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium. After loading the bases with one out, C.J. McElroy hit a two-run single to give the Chiefs the lead at 3-2. Mason Katz followed with a two-run double to give Peoria the lead for good at 5-2. Clint Coulter hit a solo homer for the Timber Rattlers in the ninth. Taylor Williams, a fourth-round pick by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2013 draft, the first of four Timber Rattler pitchers, allowed just an … Continued