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Monday, June 27, 2016
Mighty Kids Brawl Tournament (06/23/16)
Delta 10 and 11 year old All-Stars both take second place at tournament in Marked Tree.
Diamond Dandies (06/16/16)
Baseball and softball teams were in action this past weekend.
All-American Cheer (06/16/16)
EPC duo garner All-American selections at cheer camp.
Young golfers (06/16/16)
Kody Redman and Cobey Riddle showed their golf skills this past weekend.
Trumann Thunder (06/16/16)
Local team goes 16-0 on season.
Bay nips Trumann 2-1 in baseball action (06/09/16)
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 (06/09/16)
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. ...
Tournament Time (06/09/16)
Local players compete in tournaments in Trumann and Jonesboro.
Memorial Day NIT (06/02/16)
Rain couldn't stop the Memorial Day NIT last weekend at the Trumann Sports Complex.
Marked Tree spring game cut short due to weather (05/26/16)
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 (05/26/16)
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. ...
Mayhem at the Mack (05/26/16)
Local youth hit the diamond this past weekend in Jonesboro.
Miracle League Park: for the love of the game (05/19/16)
I recently had the honor of going to a game at the Miracle League Park in Jonesboro. My buddy Calvin Hensley of Marked Tree had been wanting me to come out and watch him play and to take some pictures of him in action. What I witnessed at the game was what I wish every person who played sports and the parents of those players had a chance to witness, a true love for the game...
Powerade Tournament held in Trumann (05/19/16)
The Trumann Sports Complex hosted the Powerade Tournament this past Saturday.
Area sports roundup (05/19/16)
Bay (12-10) had their come to an end this past Friday in the Class 1A state baseball tournament this past Friday in Mountain Home. The Yellowjackets fell 6-2 to Taylor a day after scoring five runs in the top of the seventh to beat Sacred Heart in their opening round game last Thursday...
Freezer Thompson inducted into wrestling hall of fame (05/19/16)
Trumann's William "Freezer" Thompson added another honor to his wrestling career as he was inducted into the Mid-Southern Championship Wrestling Hall of Fame. This is Thompson's second hall of fame honor as two years ago he was inducted by the ASWF...
Scholarships (05/12/16)
These ten Trumann High School seniors were awarded scholarships this past Tuesday by the Trumann Athletic Booster Club.
Lady Warriors lose 6-3 to Tuckerman in regional opener (05/12/16)
EPC cut Tuckerman's 5-1 lead to 5-3 in the top of the sixth but couldn't get any closer as the Lady Bulldogs ended up taking a 6-3 win over the Lady Warriors in the opening round of the 2A North Regional tournament last Thursday in Marked Tree. EPC finishes their season with a 11-10 record...
Lady Indians ousted in regional tournament opener (05/12/16)
Marked Tree stayed close to Midland for the first two innings but a five run third inning from the Lady Mustangs was to much to overcome as the Lady Indians lost 13-2 in the 2A North Regional tournament last Thursday in Marked Tree. Midland used two base hits and a stolen base to produce a run in the top of the first inning to go up 1-0. ...
Area sports roundup (05/12/16)
The Harrisburg Lady Hornets (16-13) had their season come to end as they lost 3-0 to Heber Springs in the opening round of the 4A-East Regional tournament last Thursday in Lonoke. Caitlyn Adams took the loss for Harrisburg as she gave up three runs on eight hits over six innings. ...
Total Chaos Champions (05/12/16)
Arkansas Fierce 12U and Fat City Angels-Burgess 8U each won tournament titles this past weekend in in Jonesboro.
Lady Yellowjackets shutout in district finals (05/06/16)
Bay's offense managed only two hits in the 1A-3 East district championship game against Armorel as the Lady 'Jackets fell 9-0 to the Lady Tigers this past Tuesday in Bay. Bay went down in order in the top of the first inning as Baylee Bowers and Katie Ferguson went down swinging as Mallory Hartley looked at strike three. ...
Area sports roundup (05/06/16)
Harrisburg and Trumann (17-13) split a 4A-3 conference doubleheader last Thursday in Harrisburg. Trumann took a 6-4 win the opener as Anna Waleszonia got the win on the mound. She pitched all seven innings allowing four runs on 12 hits with no walks and six strikeouts. ...
EPC duo ink scholarships to Crowley's Ridge College (05/06/16)
Montrell James and Keyon Dorsey will continue as teammates at Crowley's Ridge College (CRC) as they signed scholarship papers to play basketball for the Pioneers this past Friday at EPC High School. James played his entire high school career at EPC and helped guide the Warriors to finals of the Class 2A state tournament this year. ...
Warriors fall short in district title game (05/06/16)
EPC (14-9) let a late lead get away from them as Rector took a 5-3 in the championship game of the 2A-3 district tournament last Friday in Marked Tree. Bam Westbrook singled to lead off the game for Rector. Brian Hufty singled before Garrett Buck singled to load the bases for the Cougars. ...
Delta teams place in Mighty Kids Baseball Brawl Tournament (06/20/16)
The Delta 10 and Delta 11 All-Star teams each brought home a runner-up trophy from the Mighty Kids Baseball Brawl Tournament this past weekend in Marked Tree.
Cal Ripken Invitational and ASA District 1 tournaments (06/13/16)
Local players and team do well in tournaments this past weekend.
June Jam and Jonesboro A&P NIT Tournaments (06/06/16)
Area players enjoyed the beautiful weekend on the ball fields.
Memorial Day NIT 2016 (05/31/16)
Great weekend of softball held at the Trumann Sports Complex this past weekend.
Marked Tree Spring Game 2016 (05/31/16)
Navy team rolls to 22-0 win in weather shortened game.