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.
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.
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.
Start your swing with a push instead of a pull.
College Baseball World Series at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb
Forrest City’s Barrett Astin, who was named to the Florida State League All-Star squad this past weekend, allowed one earned run on four hits in five strong innings Saturday night, but ended his five-inning start for Daytona with a no decision in an 8-6 Tortugas loss to Tampa.
The 14-under Palestine JV Patriots finished third in the 16-under field at the Lewis Roberts Memorial youth baseball tournament played this weekend at Palestine’s Sports Complex.
Weekend tournament results