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Wilson Signs Letter of Intent to Play Football at Henderson

Mena High School senior, Marc David Wilson, signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia as a preferred walk-on. Wilson carries a 3.9 GPA and plans to study business administration. He was a member of the National Honor Society as well as many other local clubs.Wilson is expected to play on the defensive ...

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Basscats Compete in the Trader Bills High School Tournament

The Basscats competed in the Trader Bills High School Tournament on Lake Greeson on Sunday. Jarret Burger and Trent Head took 4th place while Austin Johnston and Cason Cannon took 7th place in the High School Division. Mena Basscats Pictured from left to right – Trent Head, Jarret Burger, Austin Rose, Evan Graves, Braxton Page, Colton Quebedeaux. Not pictured – ...

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Acorn Girls Win District Tournament

The Acorn girls and the Dierks boys claimed the team titles Saturday night at the 2A Region 7 Conference Tournament in Mount Ida. The Lady Tigers defeated the Cossatot River Lady Eagles 55-35 to win the girls conference tournament championship. The Lady Tigers reached the finals with a 67-38 victory over Horatio in the semifinals Thursday night. The Acorn girls, ...

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Lady Cats Advance to Regionals as 2 Seed from 7-4A District

The Mena LadyCats made a nice run in the 4A Region 7 Conference Tournament last week in Malvern. The Mena girls brought home the runners-up trophy Saturday night after dropping a hard fought 33-26 decision to the De Queen Lady Leopards in the championship contest heard live on KQOR 105.3. The LadyCats took their only lead of the night at ...

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Acorn Archery Teams Compete at Regionals

By Corryn Holland The Acorn Archery team competed at Regionals Saturday, February 8th in Delight. The high school team received 1st place. The boy’s high school team performed excellently with five archers placing in the top 10 with excellent scores: Brody Webb (1st-295), Tyler Lyle (2nd-288), Matthew Nance (3rd-281), Jacob Moore (4th-278), and Raymond Hannaman (6th-276). The girl’s high school ...

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Regional Tournament Action This Week

4A South Regional at Crossett High School Wednesday, February 26th: 4:00 Star City versus Bauxite Girls                                                 5:30 Magnolia versus Bauxite Boys                               ...

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Jr. Lady Bearcats Advanced to Finals

The Mena junior girls and boys competed in the semifinals of the Class 4A Region 7 conference junior tournament Wednesday night in Nashville. The Mena junior girls advanced to the championship game with a 27-20 victory over Bauxite. Meanwhile, the Mena junior boys saw their season come to an end with a 38-33 loss to the Arkadelphia junior boys. The ...

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Lady Bearcats defeat Lady Badgers; Mena Boys Drop Final Conference Game

The Mena senior teams split a pair on the road at Arkadelphia Friday night. The LadyCats defeated the Lady Badgers 47-33, while the Bearcats lost to the Arkadelphia boys 56-43. The LadyCats were led in scoring by Grayson Fairless with 16 points. The Mena girls improved to 13-12 on the season and 8-4, tied with Nashville for second place, in ...

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Acorn Prepares for District with a Pair of Wins at Scranton

The Acorn senior teams traveled to Scranton for non-conference action and swept a pair of senior contests Friday night. The Lady Tigers improved to 26-4 on the season with a 70-49 victory while the Tigers slipped past Scranton in the boys contest 62-61 to improve to 21-8 on the year. In the girls contest, the Acorn girls rolled to the ...

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Cossatot River Splits with Nevada

Cossatot River traveled to Nevada Friday night and split a pair of senior contests. The Lady Eagles jumped out to a 20-4 lead after the opening quarter and cruised to a 58-29 victory, while the Nevada Blue Jays defeated the Eagles in boys action 62-20. The Lady Eagles ended the regular season at 21-10 overall. The Cossatot River girls tied ...

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