Tonight’s youth baseball games for the 8-under, 10-under and 12-under teams in the Palestine Youth Baseball program have been cancelled.
Boss HogArkansas Razorback football coach Bret Bielema was the featured speaker for the East Central Arkansas Razorback Club’s Banquet/Fundraiser held at EACC’s Fine Arts Center. Bielema was making his third appearance for the club in four years and his second visit to Forrest City. The event drew close to 300 Razorback fans. Bielema took time to sign autographs and pose for photos with the fans. Photo by Fred Conley
Forrest City not only earned its first conference wins of the season Tuesday at Blytheville, the Mustangs notched their first varsity wins of the season by sweeping the Chickasaws 3-1 and 9-4.
The Forrest City Mustangs scored nine, first-place finishes Tuesday at the West Memphis Classic track meet hosted by West Memphis High School and for the second time in less than a week, finished second behind Jonesboro.
Luke Shafer came through for Bald Knob Monday to lead the Bulldogs to a 7-2 non-conference win over Palestine-Wheatley in a game played at Palestine’s Sports Complex.
After picking up his second win of the season on Friday, Forrest City native Barrett Astin was back on the mound Monday night pitching the final two innings of Pensacola’s 5-2 loss to Biloxi.
The East Central Arkansas Razorback Club’s annual Rally and Fundraiser Banquet will be held Thursday, April 28, at the EACC Fine Arts Center.
It was everything an all-star game should be.
A seven-run, third inning explosion helped spur the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots to a 12-2 win in five innings over Brinkley in a 6AA Conference game played Friday at the Palestine Sports Complex.
The Forrest City Mustangs ran Saturday at the three-state Battle of the Borders held at Whitehaven High School in Memphis.