Heavy rains Monday night forced the cancellation of Forrest City’s scheduled 5A-East Conference baseball and softball doubleheaders set to be played at the Sports Complex.
Home runPalestine-Wheatley’s Will Nash, center wearing batting helmet, is met at home plate by his Patriot teammates after hitting a solo home run Saturday in P-W’s 3-0 win over McCrory. P-W swept McCrory in the 6AA Conference doubleheader to win a second straight conference baseball championship. P-W will be the No. 1 seed into the 6AA district tournament, beginning Thursday at the Palestine Sports Complex. Photo by Fred Conley.
Jonathon Estes’ fifth-inning solo home run helped power Palestine-Wheatley to a 7-4 win over Hazen in the first game of Friday’s 6AA Conference doubleheader played at Palestine’s city fields.
Four Daytona Tortugas’ pitchers combined for a three-hit, 2-0 win over Brevard County Sunday.
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Jamal Turner led Forrest City to a 16-4 win in six innings over Brinkley on Thursday.
The Daytona Tortugas, the Cincinnati Reds High A affiliate, began their inaugural season on a winning note on Thursday, defeating the Brevard County Manatees, 5-1, at Jackie Robinson Ballpark
A year ago, Michael St. John won the East Arkansas Round By Round March Madness contest and the 50-inch flat screen TV grand prize by using nothing more than “just wild guesses.”
The Greene County Tech Eagles swept cross-town rival Paragould in a conference doubleheader on Wednesday.
On Sunday, Forrest City native Cliff Garrison found himself in some elite company.
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