Area teams reach state tournaments
Several area teams will advance to play in state tournaments in baseball and softball this weekend. Trumann's Lady Wildcats will open play in the Class 4A state softball tournament at Nashville High School Thursday at noon as they face Ashdown. Marked Tree's baseball team will play in the Class 2A state tournament at White Hall High School with a 2:30 p.m. game Thursday against Hackett. EPC will play at noon on Thursday against Magazine in White Hall. The Marked Tree Lady Indians will play at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Junction City High School against Hackett in the Class 2A state softball tournament. The Weiner Lady Cardinals will play in the 1A state softball tournament at Bradley High School with a 5:00 p.m. game against Viola Thursday.