Area Sports Roundup
Harrisburg's Kloey Harlson was named Newcomer of the Year for the 2018 edition of the Best Under the Sun softball edition. Also named to the the team were Meagan Allen of EPC, Olivia Greenwell of Trumann and Jehlian Wright of Harrisburg.
Four area players got to participate in high school all-star games this past weekend in Conway. Trumann's Cade Gartman played linebacker and Paul Coleman of Marked Tree played safety for the East team finishing with four and two tackles respectively as the West won 52-21. On the basketball court, Markel Perry of Marked Tree scored 12 points as the East team ran away with a 124-87 win over the West. On the softball diamond, Olivia Greenwell of Trumann finished the day with two hits, two RBIs and two putouts as Madison Wiggins of EPC collected a hit, a RBI and had three putouts as the East split with the West losing 5-1 in the first game before winning 10-6 in the nightcap.