Trumann, EPC, Marked Tree in junior high action
Trumann's Junior Wildcats travelled to Gosnell to take on the Junior Pirates in junior high football action. Trumann (1-4, 0-2) was handed a 46-14 loss. Koltan Jones led the Trumann offense with 104 yards rushing with a touchdown and a two-point conversion. Coty Buckner had 89 yards rushing with a touchdown and Garrett Woods finished with 57 yards rushing with a touchdown and a two-point conversion. Woods led he defense with four tackles as Jones and Jon Light both had three tackles.
The EPC Junior Warriors improved to 4-1 on the season as they beat Rector 30-0 last Thursday night in Lepanto. Trevor Walker had 75 yards rushing and two touchdowns on the night as Dee Lauderdale had a touchdown and two two-point conversions. Chanc Gray connected with Peyton Phillips for a touchdown pass and Gray also had a two-point conversion. Aaron Hamilton had an interception on defense that set up a score for the Junior Warriors.
Marked Tree fell to Walnut Ridge 30-0 in junior high football action last Thursday. Tuke Brown had 37 yards rushing for the Junior Indians and Julian Booker finished with 20 yards rushing. Shy Anderson completed two passes for 12 yards on the night for Marked Tree.