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PressuredForrest City Lady Mustang players Adjone Joiner (10) and Jabrisha Hawkins (20) double team Helena-West Helena’s Tyra Hampton (3) during a home game played at Mustang Arena on Dec. 2. The Lady Mustangs will play at Beebe tonight as part of a tripleheader that also includes the Forrest City seventh grade girls and the Junior Lady Mustangs. Following tonight’s game, the Lady Mustangs will open play at the Neosho Holiday Classic in Neosho, Mo., on Dec. 29. Photo by Fred Conley.
On Monday, the Hughes Lady Blue Devils opened play at the West Memphis Classic by defeating Blytheville 42-36.
It took the Dermott Rams close to two and a half hours to make the trip to Patriot Gym for Monday night’s three-game nonconference boys set against Palestine-Wheatley.
It’s Rumble on the Ridge week in Forrest City.
The 18th edition of the tournament is set to tip on Thanksgiving Day at 3:30 p.m., at Mustang Arena.
Playing a balanced game in every phase, Wynne’s offense, defense, and special teams proved to be too much too for Maumelle to overcome Friday as the Yellowjackets moved into this week’s Class 5A state semifinal round with a 27-17 win.
The Forrest City Mustangs couldn’t overcome a broken bus, a sick assistant coach who didn’t make the trip, losing a key player to foul problems or Little Rock Mills Thursday night at the Mills Classic in Little Rock.
Entering week two of the high school football playoffs, eight teams from northeast Arkansas still have hopes of playing for a state championship.
The Forrest City Mustangs will try again tonight to get their first win of the season when they take on the host team Little Rock Mills at the Mills Classic.