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Eagles and Panthers Trade Wins in Two Nights of Action

BY JAY BUNYARD – What a difference a day makes! After the Ashdown girls upset Cossatot River 65-60 in Overtime on Thursday night, February 2, at Cossatot River High School, the Lady Eagles rebounded for a convincing 45-27 win at Parker Gymnasium in Ashdown on Friday night, February 3. The boys’ action turned around as well. After the Eagles claimed a 48-42 ...

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Cossatot Juniors End Season at District Tournament

The Cossatot Jr Boys beat Horatio 42-26 in opening round of District play in Genoa. High scorers for that game were Brian Strother with 17 points and Coy Frachieseur with 11. They advanced to the semi-finals round but were defeated by Prescott. Frachiseur led the team in that game, garnering 19 and Strother scored 10. The Cossatot Jr Girls beat ...

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Bearcats Take On Genoa Central On Senior Night

BY EASTON LEONARD – Mena took on the Genoa Central Dragons on Senior Night Friday, February 10th, at the Union Bank Center.  The Bearcats set the tone early in the game, as Mena outscored the Dragons 17-5 in the opening quarter of play. Genoa Central couldn’t stop the Bearcats in the second quarter either, as they allowed Mena to score ...

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Mt. Ida No Problem For Acorn

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Tigers hosted the Mt. Ida Lions on Senior Night, Tuesday February 7th, at Acorn High School.  Acorn started the game on a 12-2 run, before the Lions called a timeout with 3:31 left in the quarter. Following the timeout, Acorn finished the first on an 8-6 run, taking a twelve point, 20-8, lead into ...

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Mena Wins Tough One Against Curly Wolves

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Prescott Curly Wolves traveled to the Union Bank Center Friday night, February 3rd, to take on the Mena Bearcats. Mena started off strong in the first quarter on an 11-2 run before the Curly Wolves called a timeout with 4:55 left in the quarter. The Bearcats were up by as many as 13 points in ...

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Ladycats Fall to Prescott

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Ladycats hosted the Prescott Lady Curly Wolves Friday night, February 3rd, at the Union Bank Center. Olivia Cannon scored all seven points for Mena in the first quarter, as the Lady Curly Wolves took a 14-7 lead into the second quarter. Prescott started to run off with the game in the second quarter of ...

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Lady Tigers Tear Apart Dierks

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Lady Outlaws of Dierks traveled to Acorn High School Tuesday, January 31st, to take on the Lady Tigers. Both teams played it close in the first quarter, as Acorn took a 12-11 lead into the second. The Lady Tigers started off the second quarter of play with 13 straight points, forcing Dierks to call a ...

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Acorn Struggles Against Outlaws

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Tigers hosted the Outlaws of Dierks Tuesday night, January 31st, at Acorn High School. Dierks started the game off on an 11-4 run, forcing the Tigers to call a timeout with 4:36 left in the quarter. After the timeout, the Outlaws ended the first on a 13-4 run, to take a 24-8 lead into ...

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Bearcats Sneak Past Panthers of Ashdown

BY EASTON LEONARD – Mena hosted the Ashdown Panthers Friday night, January 27th, at the Union Bank Center at Mena High School. The Bearcats started the game on a 13-6 run, before Ashdown called a timeout with 1:47 left in the quarter. After a technical foul on the Panther’s coach and a few shots, Mena went on to take a ...

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Lady Eagles Defeat Nashville In Triple OT Thriller

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Cossatot Lady Eagles hosted Nashville Tuesday, January 24th, at Cossatot River High School. Cossatot pursued revenge, after the Scrapperettes defeated the Lady Eagles earlier this season in the Cossatot Tournament. Both teams played it close in the first quarter, as Cossatot called a timeout to get a game plan just a few minutes into the ...

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