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Monday, Dec. 9, 2013
Lady Colts @ Lady Wildcats (04/03/13)
Rivercrest downs Trumann 6-5. See April 4 edition for full story.
Wildcats vs Forrest City (03/29/13)
Wildcats hang on to win 3-2. Full story in April 4th edition of PCDT.
Marked Tree @ EPC Softball (03/27/13)
Peyton Carter no-hits Lady Warriors as Lady Indians win 16-0. See March 28th PCDT for full game story.
Marked Tree vs Walnut Ridge - Xtra Innings Classic (03/25/13)
Marked Tree falls to Walnut Ridge 17-7 in Xtra Innings Classic. Full game story in March 28th edition.
Lady 'Cats victorious in tourney opener (12/06/13)
Trumann pulled away from Bay late in the first period and never looked back as the Lady Wildcats posted a 63-33 win over the Lady Yellowjackets in the opening round of the girls Pre-Holiday tournament this past Monday in Bay. The teams played pretty evenly for the first five and a half minutes with neither team going up by more that two. ...
EPC falls to Bearden in state quarterfinals (12/06/13)
EPC (12-1) had the ball twice inside the Bearden 20-yard line and twice inside the 10-yard line but couldn't come away with points as the Bears ended the Warriors season with a 14-0 win in the quarterfinal round of the Class 2A state football playoffs in Lepanto this past Friday...
Big second half carries Bay past Trumann (12/06/13)
Trumann came out on fire and Bay looked like the young team they are falling behind 26-15 at the half. The second half Bay looked like the Yellowjackets of old as they outscored Trumann 11-3 in the third period on their way to a 47-38 win over the Wildcats...
Lady Indians cruise past EPC (12/06/13)
EPC opened the game with a three-pointer and that would be their only lead of the night as the Marked Tree Lady Indians opened a 13 point lead after the opening period on their way to a 68-43 2A-3 conference win last Monday in Marked Tree. Alyson Phillips drained a three-pointer from the left wing to open the scoring and give EPC an early 3-0 lead with 7:10 left in the opening period. ...
EPC advances to quarterfinals with big win over Hazen (11/29/13)
The Hazen Hornets made their second trip to Lepanto this past Friday. The first was in week three of the regular season, the second was the second round of the Class 2A state football playoffs. The result was the same as EPC used another strong defensive performance to post a 34-14 win and advance to the quarterfinal round of the playoffs...
Lady Indians top Rector in overtime thriller (11/29/13)
Four periods of play wasn't enough to crown a winner as Marked Tree and Rector had to play an extra four minute to produce a winner. The Lady Indians outscored the Lady Cougars 9-4 to post a 53-48 2A-3 conference win last Thursday in Marked Tree. Marked Tree jumped out to an 8-0 lead as Kambria Marshall, Jay Perry and Dez Reel all had a basket with Lexi Perry knocking down two free throws with just over four minutes to play. ...
Warriors win state playoff opener (11/22/13)
The EPC Warriors (11-0) and ranked #2 in Class 2A, cruised to a 48-14 first round win over Mineral Springs in the Class 2A state football playoffs in Lepanto this past Friday. EPC got the ball first and drove down to the Hornets 38-yard line before turning the ball over on downs as Aaron Scales' pass to brother Byron fell incomplete with 9:54 left.. ...
Honoring a great! (11/22/13)
Former Trumann High School great Angela Adams Flippo was honored at Wildcat Madness this past Friday.
Marked Tree ousted by Carlisle in opening round of playoffs (11/22/13)
Carlisle raced out to a 24-0 lead in the first quarter and the Indians couldn't recover as Marked Tree lost to Carlisle 38-6 in the opening round of the Class 2A state football playoffs this past Friday in Carlisle. The Indians finished their season at 6-5...
Lady Hornets sting Lady 'Cats (11/22/13)
Peyton Carter scored 21 points for Harrisburg as the Lady Hornets ran their record to 3-0 on the season with a 58-39 over the Lady Wildcats who were playing their season opener. Harrisburg jumped out to a 4-0 lead before Shutavain Jones got Trumann on the board with a pair of free throws to make it 4-2. ...
Junior Wildcats fall to Manila (11/22/13)
Trumann's Junior Wildcats couldn't find an answer to Manila's fast pace offense as the Junior Lions posted a 61-30 win in the opening round of the Bay Junior High tournament this past Monday. The teams traded baskets for the first half of the opening quarter as Rico Moreno and Payton Patterson made baskets after a Manila three-pointer and a couple free throws to make the score 5-4. ...
Young hunter bags first deer (11/22/13)
Spencer Patterson kills first deer.
Warriors top Indians to reach 10-0 mark (11/15/13)
The EPC Warriors (10-0, 7-0 2A-3) capped off a perfect regular season with a 46-6 win over conference and county rival Marked Tree (6-4, 4-3 2A-3) this last Thursday in Lepanto. The Warriors will host Mineral Springs in the first round of the state football playoffs as Marked Tree will travel to Carlisle...
Morgan, Sanders win roping title (11/15/13)
Taylor Morgan of Trumann and Heath Sanders of Leachville have been roping and been around horses since they were kids. All the hours of hard work along with the sweat and blood that has been lost paid off as the duo claimed the United States Team Roping Championship (USTRC) on October 26 at the event held at the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City, OK...
First buck bagged! (11/15/13)
Gavin Greenwell kills his first buck.
Indians clinch playoff berth in Friday's win (11/08/13)
Marked Tree (6-3, 4-2 2A-3) clinched a spot in the upcoming state football playoffs with a 45-29 victory over Cross County last Friday in Marked Tree. The first half was an offensive affair as the second half saw the Marked Tree defense put the clamps on the Thunderbird offense...
High school football roundup (11/08/13)
EPC moved to 9-0 (6-0 2A-3) with a 34-8 win over Salem this past Friday night. The win clinched the conference championship for the Warriors. Aaron Scales had another good night rushing for 88 yards and two touchdowns while throwing for 127 yards and a touchdown. Trevor McDaniel finished with 101 yards rushing and two touchdowns on the night. Byron Scales had a touchdown catch...
Junior Hornets sting Mustangs (11/08/13)
Malik Versie played his last game as a junior high football player last Thursday. He made it a game he'll never forget as he rushed for 291 yards on 14 carries while scoring four touchdowns and a two-point conversion as Harrisburg (2-7) ended their season on a winning note beating Hoxie 28-12 at Hornet Stadium...
Junior high teams wrap up seasons (11/08/13)
Trumann's Junior Wildcats had a chance to do something that's not been done in a while, end the season with a winning record. That wouldn't be the case last Thursday night as the host Highland Junior Rebels handed Trumann a 44-8 loss as the Junior Wildcats finished 4-5...
A mighty hunter! (11/08/13)
Jax Williams with his 8-point buck he harvested in Marmaduke last weekend.
Warriors roll to win on homecoming night (11/01/13)
It was homecoming night in Lepanto and the EPC Warriors (8-0, 5-0 2A-3) did not disappoint the hometown crowd as they cruised by Augusta 59-6 to remain undefeated on the season. The Warriors offense rolled up 480 yards and the defense forced six turnovers...
Area teams in action (11/01/13)
Trumann (1-7, 0-5 4A-3) and Brookland needed an overtime period to settle things this past Friday night at Wildcat Field. The Bearcats stopped the Wildcats two-point conversion try to come away with a 40-38 victory. Grayson Dye, who replaced an injured Justin Liles, ran for 153 yards and two touchdowns for Trumann. ...
Gartman leads Trumann to win over Cave City (11/01/13)
Cade Gartman came up big on both sides of the ball in helping the Junior Wildcats to a 16-14 conference win over Cave City last Thursday at Wildcat Field. Gartman's second touchdown of the night and two-point conversion run gave Trumann (4-4) the lead and his big play on defense secured the win...
Junior high football roundup (11/01/13)
County rivals Marked Tree (3-4) and EPC (6-2) faced off against each other in junior high football last Thursday night in Marked Tree. The Junior Warriors scored early on a Dee Lauderdale run but the Junior Indians stormed back for a 20-6 win. Tuke Brown and Issac Brown both had rushing touchdowns for Marked Tree...
Late score lifts Indians over Walnut Ridge (10/24/13)
Marked Tree (5-2, 3-1 2A-3) got a Brody McCrary to Daniel Rucker 16-yard touchdown pass with 2:15 left in the game and the Indians defense made it stand for a thrilling 12-8 Marked Tree win. The touchdown was the second time the pair hooked up on the night...