Dunman leaves it all on the field
To watch John Taylor Dunman play football and baseball, you'd think he was just an ordinary 15-year old playing the sports he love. What most don't know is that Dunman plays all out despite only having one kidney. "When John was nine, he got sick with a fever and was vomiting. ...
Eagles hold on for win over Mountain Home
Poinsett County fell behind 4-1 after three innings before using a four run fourth to take a 5-4 before going on to a 8-6 win over Mountain Home in American Legion baseball action this past Tuesday in Trumann. Mountain Home got on the board first with a run in the top of the first inning. ...
Delta teams fall in district semi-finals
The Delta 9 year old and Delta 10 year old All-Star teams played in the Cal Ripken North Arkansas District Tournament his past weekend at Joe Mack Campbell Park in Jonesboro. Both teams advanced to the semi-finals with #3 Delta 9 falling to #2 Paragould 16-13 and the #2 Delta 10 falling to #3 Blytheville 12-11...
Fireball Extreme 14U and Razorback Impact both won championships this past weekend.
Eagles fall to Glen Sain Ford
Two bad innings spelled doom for the Poinsett County Eagles this past Tuesday in their gmae with Paragould Glen Sain Ford. Two errors in the first inning gave Paragould a 3-0 lead and five run seventh broke open a close game sending Glen Sain to a 9-2 win in game one of the double header...
Delta League teams fare well in district tournaments
The Delta League 7, 8, 11 & 12 year old All-Stars teams were in action this past weekend in Osceola and Marked Tree. The Delta 7 team captured third place in Osceola. After being seeded last to begin bracket play, the Delta 7's played their way to a trophy finish...
Trumann junior and senior high cheer squads attend camp at Arkansas State University.
Poinsett County Eagles fall in season debut
Poinsett County's American Legion baseball team, consisting of players from Trumann, Harrisburg, Lepanto and Marked Tree, took to the field for their first game last Thursday in Trumann. State Representative Dave Wallace of District 54 threw out the first pitch of the season. The visiting Paragould played spoiler in the opener winning 14-4 but the Eagles came back to take game two 4-2...
Mountain Dew Revisited
Area teams and players competed in the Mountain Dew Revisited tournament last weekend in Jonesboro.
Trumann Mean Green wins 2015 Mighty Brawl tournament.
Spring football fever in the air
Harrisburg and Trumann High Schools had their spring football games last week.
The Mountain Dew Classic softball tournament and Jonesboro A&P NIT tournaments were played last weekend.
Sharp inks with Williams Baptist College
Arizona Sharp fell in love with baseball the first time he played the game at seven years old. Sharp will get to continue the game he loves as he signed to play with Williams Baptist College (WBC) last Friday at a ceremony held at Front Page Cafe in Jonesboro...
Lil' 'Jackets take on Trumann Wildcats
Bay and Trumann clash in machine pitch youth league action in Trumann.
"T" Busters take on Trumann Police Department
On May , 2015 the Trumann Baptist "T" Busters challenged the Trumann Police Department (TPD) to a trap shooting match before their regional competition in Jacksonville, AR. The "T" Busters shooters consisted of coaches Donny Rodgers and Myles Evans, shooters Dallas Richey, Skylar Reed, Jerry McDonald, Jonathan Rodgers and Harley Becker. The TPD team consisted of Chief Chad Henson, Lieutenant Lenny Becker, Corporal Melissa Duran and Corporal Logan Thomas...
Lexi Perry and Terry Carter were named best athletes at Marked Tree High School.
Perry to continue basketball career
Lexi Perry of Marked Tree recently signed to continue her basketball career with the Mineral Area College Lady Cardinals in Park Hills, MO. Mineral Area is a two year comprehensive community college. Perry had a fantastic senior year where she averaged 20 points, 16 rebounds, two blocks and almost two assists per game for the Lady Indians. ...
Trumann Lady Wildcats All-Conference Softball
The Lady Wildcats had five young ladies chosen for the 4A all-conference team.
Trumann Wildcats All-Conference Baseball
Four players selected to 4A all-conference team.
Lady Wildcats headed to state tournament
Trumann made a 3-2 lead hold up as Southside Batesville had runners on second and third before Maddi Payne caught a short fly ball to right field giving Trumann the win this past Friday at the 4A-3 East Regional Softball Tournament in Pocahontas. The Lady Wildcats earned a berth in the Class 4A State Softball Tournament to be held in Mena May 13-16...
Bay falls in regional semi-finals
A day after holding on to beat Mammoth Spring 7-6, Bay's offense was kept in check as Viola (25-1) beat the Yellowjackets (13-8) 9-1 in one semi-final game of the 1A Region 2 Regional Tournament in Armorel. Bay was set down in order in the top of the first as Nolan Smith and Nathan Smith both struck out and Taylor Layne flew out to center field. ...
Lady Hornets tumble to Heber Springs in regional tournament
Three crucial errors and seven hits produced eight runs for Heber Springs int he first inning and the Harrisburg Lady Hornets (14-10) could not recover as they lost to the Lady Panthers 8-3 this past Friday in the opening game of the 4A-3 East Regional softball tournament being held in Pocahontas...
Wildcats sweep Harrisburg in season finale
Trumann got two good pitching performances from Garrett Woods and Kevonte Andrews at the Wildcats swept a doubleheader from Harrisburg last Friday in Trumann. Trumann (10-15, 7-7 4A-3) will advance to the 4A East Regionals in Pocahontas as the Hornets (5-18, 1-13) season came to an end...
Warriors win district opener over Marmaduke
Hayden Allen tossed a one-hitter giving up only one run as EPC (17-5) took a 19-1 win over Marmaduke in the opening round of the 2A-3 district baseball tournament being held in Monette. The Greyhounds got on the board first as they plated a run in the top of the first inning. ...