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Results from the Acorn Cross Country Meet

2400 METER RUN Jr. Girls were 3rd in team competition with Kensey Rosson as 2nd over all and Bella Tedder with a top 10 performance in 9th. 11:15.60               SB           Kensey Rosson 2nd        12:38.50               SB         ...

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Johnston qualifies for state golf match…

Austin Johnston shot a total of 79 and was the runner up medalist at the 7-4A District Match at Degray Wednesday. Austin is All-conference and has qualified for the state golf match. Photo courtesy of Mena High School.

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Bucks Finish Fourth In Bob Gravett Invitational XC Meet At OBU

UA – Rich Mountain finished fourth in the 2019 Bob Gavett Invitational XC meet on the campus of Ouachita Baptist University by outpacing Central Baptist and University of Arkansas at Monticello. Jordan Foster paced the Bucks by finishing 17th with a time of 28:12.1. Foster earned 17 oints for UA – Rich Mountain. Asael Sanchez and Robert McIntyre crossed the ...

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Mena Bearcats Improve to 3 – 0 Against Hot Springs Trojans

On a hot balmy night in Hot Springs the Mena Bearcats won a hard fought game where defense shined. Mena beat the Hot Springs Trojans improving their record to an unbeaten 3-0 with Zane Stephens taking over at quarterback for the injured Max Montgomery. Hot Springs was first on the board with a touchdown when Trojans quarterback Isaac Shelor hit ...

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Bearcats Win In OT Against Prescott In Non-Conference Match-up

The Mena Bearcats improved to 2-0 on the season with a nail biter of a game against the Prescott Curley Wolves Friday night at Bob Carver Bearcat Stadium. Mena charged ahead with 12 unanswered points in the first quarter on two touchdowns. The first Mena TD was a 7 yard pass from Max Montgomery to Cauy House. After the first ...

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Mena Bearcat and Lady Cat Tennis Teams Show Promise for the Season

The Mena tennis teams began this years season with matches against the De Queen Leopards and Nashville Scrappers.   Mena is off to an impressive season with victories in singles and doubles in the men’s program and a victory for the women’s doubles team of Marissa Ortiz and Stephanie Lua against De Queen in a tie-breaker 7-6.  The men’s doubles ...

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Mena Ladycats Volleyball Takes Trophy at 2019 Ladycat Classic

The Mena Ladycats won the 2019 Ladycat Classic at the Union Bank Center on the campus of Mena High School. The Ladycats defeated Ashdown in finals to claim the championship. Senior, Kiara Kesterson sets for a scoring shot.     Photo submitted by Mena Public School.

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Coach Bentley Debuts and Bearcats Blank Leopards

Coach Craig Bentley won his debut contest as Mena’s head football coach Friday night as his Bearcats blanked the De Queen Leopards 36-0 at Randall Whorton Field in action heard live on KQOR 105.3. Mena’s offense scored on its first five possessions of the night, while the Bearcats stingy defense forced six turnovers while pitching the shut-out. The Bearcats co-captains ...

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UARM Cross Country Dominates Lion’s Invitational

The UARM Men’s Cross Country team claimed the first 6 positions in the Lion’s Club Invitational held Friday in Mena. The Men’s and Ladies Bucks took on Redlands Community College, Carl Albert Junior College and Connor State. Jordan Foster took first place with a time of 28:41.8 in the 8K invitational while Cross Hughes clocked in at 29:40.8, Clint Buck ...

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U of A Rich Mountain Bucks Soccer Showing Promise

The UA Rich Mountain Bucks Soccer teams made a trip to the piney woods of east Texas last Tuesday to take on the Jacksonville College Jaguars. In the men’s game the Bucks opened scoring in the 15th minute on a Daniel Perez goal that was assisted by Maurice Theart. Unfortunately for The Bucks, Jacksonville scored an equalizer 6 minutes later ...

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