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Basscats Compete at Dardanelle

The Mena Basscats had Two teams on Lake Dardanelle this past Sunday competing in the Student Angler Federation Arkansas State Championship. Picture above: Austin Johnston and Cason Cannon took 4th place. Picture below: Jarrett Burger and Austin Rose took 5th place and caught the biggest bass in the tournament.Submitted photos

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Mena’s Baseball Squad Sweeps the Mena Classic

The Mena Bearcats swept the Mena Classic at Union Bank Park this weekend in high school baseball action. The Bearcats slipped past Acorn 8-6 on Friday afternoon. Mena came back Saturday to nip Mount Ida 6-5, before finishing up the day with a convincing 13-5 victory over Cossatot River. In the 8-6 win over Acorn Friday, Mena plated three runs ...

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Acorn Season Ends at State

The Acorn Lady Tigers saw their season come to an end Tuesday afternoon in the opening round of the Class 2A State Tournament at Quitman High School. The Lady Tigers fell to Riverside 55-38. Coach Mike Jackson’s Lady Tigers finished the season with an outstanding 31-5 record. They were the undefeated 2A Region 7 regular season and conference tournament champions. ...

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Mena Lady Cats Softball Team Competes in Ashdown

The Mena LadyCats softball team competed in the Ashdown Invitational Tournament over the weekend. The LadyCats pounded Avery, Texas Friday night 15-5. Macie Johnson, Reigha Smith, Morgan Puckett, and Emmi Hines had homeruns in the win. On Saturday, the LadyCats defeated Dierks 12-2. Then the Mena girls were knocked off by Ashdown 8-1. In the Ashdown contest, Freshman Mackenzie Vincent ...

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Lady Eagle Season Ends with 24-13 Record

The Cossatot River Lady Eagles saw their season come to an end Thursday afternoon in the Class 2A State Tournament at Quitman High School. The Lady Eagles dropped a 48-26 decision to the Earle senior girls. Cossatot River’s girls, coached by Tyler Timms, wrapped up a very successful 24-13 season. The Lady Eagles were runnersup in the 2A Region 7 ...

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Johnston and Cannon Take 1st Place

Austin Johnston and Cason Cannon take 1st place Saturday on Lake Greeson in the Bassmaster Arkansas High School tournament. Submitted photo.

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Results of from Knights of Columbus Free Throw Competition

Twelve youth participated in the annual Knights of Columbus Free Throw competition on February 23rd that was held in the Acorn gym. Both the Local and District competitions were completed. Each contestant at the Local level fired off 15 shots at basket and at the District level, 25 shots on goal. In addition, all of our winners have been invited ...

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Mena LadyCats Advance to State

The Mena LadyCats played three games in three days at the regional tournament in Crossett and will be the fourth seed from 4A South in this week’s State Tournament at Farmington High School. The LadyCats will meet the Pea Ridge Lady Blackhawks in opening round action Wednesday at 4:00 in Farmington. The Mena girls slipped past Magnolia 31-29 Thursday at ...

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Lady Tigers and Lady Eagles Advance to State as 1 and 2 Seeds from Regional

The Acorn and Cossatot River girls teams were familiar with one another when they met for the fifth time this season in the finals of the 2A South Regional Tournament at Fordyce Saturday night. The Lady Tigers won for the fourth time between the two rivals this season 59-52 to claim the top seed from the South Regional in this ...

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MENA Baseball Classic March 6-7

Friday March 6th 4:00 Mt Ida (A) Mena (H) Saturday March 7th 9:00 Acorn (A) Cossatot (H) 11:00 Acorn (A) Mena (H) 1:00 Cossatot (A) Mount Ida (H) 3:00 Cossatot (A) Mena (H) 5:00 Mount Ida (A) Mena JV (H) Due to lightning hitting our lights we can only host one game on Friday at 4:00. We will have 5 ...

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