Prep Football

7-on-7 Tournament at Sam Smith Stadium

Astin takes loss against the Kernals

Forrest City native Barrett Astin suffered his fourth loss of the season last week when the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers lost to Cedar Rapids’ Kernals 6-1 in a game played at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium.

Marion Toppers right ship with win over Newport

For the second straight day, some wild pitching put the Marion Toppers behind the eight ball in the early innings, and for the second straight day, the Toppers used some late magic to produce a win over Newport in a rain-shortened five-and-a-half inning game on Sunday in the Wally Moon Classic played at Jonesboro.