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Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
EPC Lady Warriors vs Maynard - NEA Invitational (12/23/13)
Pee Wee Football - Trumann vs Marked Tree (5th & 6th Grade) (10/24/13)
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.
Scales' big night propels Warriors (11/21/14)
EPC (10-1) got six touchdowns from Aaron Scales, four passing and two rushing, as the Warriors downed England 44-24 in the opening round of the Class 2A state football playoffs. With the win the Warriors will travel to Hazen for their second round game...
Lady Wildcats win season opener (11/21/14)
Trumann (1-0) got 24 points (12 in the fourth period) from Starlasia Simmons and Taelor Gartman finished with 11 as the the Lady Wildcats beat Marked Tree 52-49 in their season opener in Trumann this past Tuesday night. Trumann jumped out a 10-0 lead with Simmons opening the scoring followed by baskets from Deserae Harris, Gartman and Amber Kent before Simmons closed the run with another basket with 4:29 left. ...
Hornets fall in season finale (11/14/14)
The Harrisburg Hornets wrapped up the the 2014 season last Thursday night. Completing their first season in conference 3-4A, the Hornets came into the night on the heels of their first league victory against Brookland. Finishing the season on a two-game winning streak was not to be as Harrisburg lost to the high powered Gosnell Pirates, 75-20...
County football results (11/14/14)
I recently had a chance to sit down with the Junior Wildcats head coach Cody Wallis and talk about the football season his team had. Trumann captured the 4A-3 conference title but fell short of a perfect season with a 14-14 tie in the season finale against Highland...
Wildcats fall short of playoff berth (11/07/14)
Trumann (3-6, 2-4 4A-3) came into Friday night's game at Wildcat Field in search of a playoff berth. With a win by six or more, Trumann would have locked up the fifth and final playoff spot for the 4A-3 conference. Cave City played spoiler and cliched a playoff spot of their own with a 20-12 win...
Jr. Wildcats tie Highland, claim conference title (11/07/14)
Trumann's Junior Wildcats had already won the conference championship but there was still one goal to attain....a perfect season. Trumann came in at 8-0 on the season only to see their hopes dashed as a late penalty nullified the game winning score as the Junior Wildcats and Junior Rebels battled to a 14-14 tie...
Area football roundup - Haag's big night powers Hornets (11/07/14)
Connor Haag rushed for 303 yards and five touchdowns as Harrisburg (2-7, 1-5 4A-3) beat Brookland 45-28 this past Friday in Harrisburg. Haag also added 95 yards passing and a touchdown pass on the night. Dillon Russell finished with 64 yards receiving and a touchdown. Walker Hammond had a big night for the Hornets defense with 16 tackles and two forced fumbles. Haag and Russell each had an interception...
EPC handed first loss of season (10/23/14)
EPC (6-1, 3-1 2A-3) and Cross County met this past Friday night in a battle of undefeated teams in the 2A-3 conference. The Warriors jumped out early scoring on their first possession, but it was all Thunderbirds from there on as Cross County posted a 36-8 win in Lepanto...
Junior Warriors blank county rivals (10/23/14)
The Junior Warriors defense was stingy as their offense was plentiful as EPC downed county rival Marked Tree 28-0 last Thursday in Lepanto. Marked Tree received the opening kick-off before being forced to punt on their first possession. The Junior Warriors ground game cranked out the yardage with Alex Benton capping off the drive with a nine yard touchdown run. ...
Dye's big outing paces 'Cats - County football roundup (10/23/14)
Trumann's (2-5, 1-3 4A-3) defense stopped Harrisburg's (1-6, 0-4) final drive of the game to preserve a 44-39 4A-3 conference win this past Friday in Trumann. Grayson Dye had a huge night for the Wildcats as he rushed for 301 yards and four touchdowns. Dalton Carter added 71 yards on the ground with a touchdown as Garrett Woods added 51 yards rushing. Willie Moore had a touchdown run as the Wildcats ran for 446 yards on the night...
Trumann and Harrisburg advance in NEA YFL playoffs (10/23/14)
Trumann (#1 NE) and Harrisburg (#3 SW) both advanced to the semi-finals with wins this past weekend in the opening round of NEA YFL post-season playoffs in Hoxie. Trumann downed Hoxie (#4 SW) 20-6 and Harrisburg downed Earle 16-12 in the Cotton Bowl division. EPC (# 3 SE) could not find an answer for Newport offensively or defensively as their seasn ended with a 36-0 loss in the Super Bowl division...
Feeling the sting! (10/16/14)
Lady Hornets win conference match against Cave City.
Lady Hornets take match from Cave City (10/16/14)
Harrisburg celebrated Senior Night with a victory over Cave City this past Tuesday night. The Lady Hornets won the first two sets 25-18 and 25-17. Cave City took set three 25-19 before Harrisburg won set four 25-16 to win the match. For the Lady Hornets, Abby Wallace finished with 14 kills, two assists, nine digs, three aces and three blocks. ...
Hornets tumble in conference clash (10/16/14)
Harrisburg (1-5, 0-3 4A-3) and Highland played to a 7-7 tie after one quarter of play in what looked like the makings of a tight contest. The Rebels took control in the second quarter outscoring the Hornets 26-0 on their way to a 53-27 win this past Friday in Harrisburg...
Junior Wildcats continue to roll (10/16/14)
Trumann's Junior Wildcats (6-0) continued to roll as they amassed 398 yards rushing in a 36-8 win over Harrisburg last Thursday in Harrisburg. Jon Dunman, Connor Barker, Jarred Carter, Chase Cook, Patrick Hill, Zac Burchfield, Matthew Whitlock and Gavin Dunahoo opened up holes all night for the Junior Wildcat rushing attack...
County football highlights (10/16/14)
EPC continued their winning ways as they rolled to a 42-0 win over Rector to go to 6-0, 3-0 2A-3 on the season. Aaron Scales threw for 155 yards and three touchdowns while adding eight tackles on defense. TJ Young rushed for 133 yards and a touchdown as Kyler Gordon added two rushing touchdowns and one touchdown receiving. Quin Young added 101 yards receiving on the night. Matt Ferguson led the defense with 11 tackles as Clay Malone finished with 10 tackles...
Fourth quarter collapse costs Wildcats (10/10/14)
Trumann (1-4, 0-2 4A-3) took their first lead of night at 16-15, after being down 15-0, with just over 10 minutes left in the game turning the momentum in their favor. That momentum didn't last long as Westside drove down the field and scored to retake the lead before adding a two more scores on their way to a 38-16 win over Trumann this past Friday night spoiling the Wildcats' Homecoming game...
Junior Wildcats take control of conference race at 3-0 (10/10/14)
Trumann (5-0, 3-0 4A-3) got another big night from Cade Gartman and their defense came up big with a huge stop on a two-point conversion play to down Gosnell 14-12 on Homecoming night in Trumann. Gartman finished with 179 yards and two touchdowns on the night...
County football results (10/10/14)
The EPC Warriors (5-0, 2-0 2A-3) continue to roll on the season as they downed Midland 43-14 this past Friday night in Lepanto. Aaron Scales continued to stay hot for the Warriors by throwing for 186 yards and three scores and adding a touchdown rushing. ...
Lady Hornets take conference match from Trumann (10/10/14)
Harrisburg won a four set match against Trumann in 4A-3 volleyball action this past Monday in Trumann. Harrisburg won the opening two sets 25-21 and 25-12 before Trumann came back and took the third set 25-21. The Lady Hornets won the fourth set 25-21 to win the match...
Junior Warriors shut out Rector (10/03/14)
EPC (3-1) scored all their points in the first half and it was more than enough as the Junior Warriors shutout Rector 30-0 last Thursday night in Lepanto. The Junior Warriors got on the board first as Eric Driver scored on a five yard run with 6:34 left. ...
Warriors stay unbeaten (10/03/14)
EPC (4-0, 1-0 2A-3) kept their record perfect with a 58-0 win over Salem this past Friday in Lepanto. Salem took the openin kickoff and drove down inside the EPC 20-yard line before they turned the ball over on downs on thier own 25-yard line with 9:14 to go in the first quarter. ...
County football roundup (10/03/14)
Marked Tree (2-2, 0-1 2A-3) loss their 2A-3 conference opener to Cross County this past Friday 30-0 in Marked Tree. Jaleel Lott led the Indians in rushing with 33 yards. Bailey Gilbert and D'Angelo Griffin Daniel each had an interception on defense...
Second half spells doom for Wildcats (09/25/14)
Trumann (1-2) held their own in the first half against Paragould trailing only 14-7 at the half. The second half was a different story as the visitors found the end zone two times while shutting out Trumann on their way to a 28-7 non-conference win at Wildcat Field...
Junior Wildcats off to 3-0 start (09/25/14)
Trumann's defense stood tall and held Pocahontas on downs late it the fourth quarter to post an 18-16 win in junior high football last Thursday in Trumann. The Junior Redskins opened the game recovering an onside kick at the Trumann 49-yard line. Pocahontas put the ball on the ground a few plays later with Trumann's Jarred Carter falling on the ball at the Junior Wildcats' 25-yard line. ...