The Forrest City Mustangs made the plays on both sides of the football Thursday during a team intrasquad scrimmage which ended three weeks of spring drills.
SoftballIn the top photo, a Food Giant player looks back at her third base coach for instructions during a 10-under machine pitch girls softball game played at the Forrest City Sports Complex. In the photo at right, a Vaccaro Lumber infielder keeps her eye on the base runner while reaching to retrieve a ground ball. The Forrest City youth baseball and softball leagues have been in action the last few weeks and the season is beginning to wind down. Photo by Fred Conley
The seventh annual Street Hoop Fest and the King of the Delta basketball tournament begins Friday, May 27, and continues through Sunday, May 29, with all games scheduled to be played at the Larry Bryant Multipurpose Center.
Weather permitting, Forrest City Mustang football coach Rich Trail will conclude spring drills today with a scrimmage game. If weather becomes a factor, Trail may try to reschedule the scrimmage for next week or just end spring drills without a scrimmage – as he had to do last season.
The seventh Annual Street Hoop Fest/King and Queen of the Delta basketball tournament will be played Saturday and Sunday, May 28-29, at various locations in Forrest City and Palestine.
CONWAY — Eric Chambers, vice-president of the Arkansas High School Coaches Association, has announced the head coaches and coaching staffs for the 2016 Arkansas Army National Guard/Arkansas High School Coaches Association All-Star Baseball, Softball and Soccer games scheduled to be played June 21-22.
East Arkansas Equipment defeated Clarendon 9-7 Tuesday night in machine pitch girls softball played at Palestine’s Sports Complex.
The field for the 2016 Rumble on the Ridge high school boys basketball tournament is set, according to interim director Joey Astin.
2016 Rumble on the Ridge
Forrest City’s Barrett Astin suffered his first loss of the season on Saturday, after starting and being tagged with Pensacola’s 4-0 loss to Jacksonville.