NFSHSA calls for limits on pitches
The National Federation of State High School Sports Associations (NFSHSA) has called for a pitch count for pitchers to be in place by the start of the 2017 high school baseball seasons. Every state plus the District of Columbia are members of the federation. Several schools across the nation have pitch counts already in place, but Arkansas is not one of those schools...
Basketball Play Day
Trumann hosted Blytheville, Crowley's Ridge Academy and Ridgefield Christian School in a basketball play day last Thursday at Wildcat Gym.
Kinsley Smith catches nice fish in Mississippi.
Local teams takes first place in Jonesboro Softball League.
The Nemesis 12U-Shankle team are currently playing in the USFA World Series in Panama City Beach, FL.
Schools gear up for football season
As the dead period, no contact between athletes and coaches, came to an end this past Friday, the PCDT talked with the coaches at Trumann, EPC, Marked Tree and Harrisburg high schools to see what was on their agendas until school started. Trumann head coach Scott Waymire said the Wildcats started up July 11 with SST workouts that will run Monday through...
Garry Turman Memorial Tournament
Local teams take home hardware from 1st Annual Garry Turman Memorial Tournament.
Xtra Innings Classic has two days of drills and games at Tomlinson Field in Jonesboro.
Trumann, Marked Tree, Rivercrest and Wynne have play day at Wildcat Gym.
Cossey strives to capture photo memories
Anthony Cossey, sports reporter for the Poinsett County Democrat Tribune, has always enjoyed photography. His love for photography is evident in his photos, but it's those shots of a lifetime that keep Cossey shooting away. Cossey's biggest shot to date is now in the player area at Arkansas State University. ...
Arkansas Storm - World Series Champs
The Arkansas Storm nine-year old baseball team wont he Global World Series this past weekend in Gulf Shores, AL.
Toppers win opening round of tournament
Marion got a strong pitching performance from Nick Alsbrook and the Topper's offense jumped on Popular Bluff early before going on to post a 7-2 win in the opening round of the Paragould Glen Sain GMC tournament held at Francs Bland Park this past weekend...
AGFC passes special regulations to slow disease
The commissioners of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC) approved a chronic wasting disease management zone to consist of Boone, Carroll, Johnson, Logan, Madison, Marion, Newton, Pope, Searcy and Yell counties this past Friday at a special meeting held in Little Rock. CWD has been found in five of these counties...
Post-season tournament action
Lepanto five and six year old coach pitch teams wrap up season this past Tuesday night.
Mighty Kids Brawl Tournament
Delta 10 and 11 year old All-Stars both take second place at tournament in Marked Tree.
Baseball and softball teams were in action this past weekend.
EPC duo garner All-American selections at cheer camp.
Kody Redman and Cobey Riddle showed their golf skills this past weekend.
Local team goes 16-0 on season.
Bay nips Trumann 2-1 in baseball action
Trumann jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first inning before Bay tied it in the second, took the lead in the fourth and held on for a 2-1 five inning win in high school extended season baseball action this past Tuesday in Bay. Cade Gartman singled to start the game and advanced to second on a passed ball before Terran Blanchard walked. ...
Collins Racing does it again
The second annual MARS (Mid-America Racing Syndicate) Invasion was recently held at the Eagle's Nest Raceway in Horn Lake, MS. A pair of Trumann drivers took first and second place in the event. Ben Collins took top honors as he drove his B7 machine to victory lane. ...
Local players compete in tournaments in Trumann and Jonesboro.
Memorial Day NIT
Rain couldn't stop the Memorial Day NIT last weekend at the Trumann Sports Complex.
Marked Tree spring game cut short due to weather
Marked Tree's spring football game was cut short when a thunderstorm rolled through this past Tuesday as the blue team posted a 20-0 win over the white team at Don Lovell Memorial Field. Paul Coleman got the blue team on board first as he scooped up a loose ball and sprinted to the end zone making it 6-0. ...
Wildcats conclude spring drills with scrimmage
The Trumann Wildcats held their annual spring scrimmage this past Monday night at Wildcat Field to conclude spring drills. With 43 players on the roster, third year head coach Scott Waymire was pleased with the spring session. "This is the best numbers we've had in the spring since I've been here and it's the best makeup of a team we've had," Waymire said. ...