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Lady Eagles Win Cossatot Tournament

BY EASTON LEONARD – Saturday night, January 13th, the Cossatot Lady Eagles and Acorn Lady Tigers matched up in the girls’ championship game of the Cossatot River Sr. High Basketball Tournament. The Lady Eagles came into Saturday’s game with tournament wins against Dierks (36-24) and Caddo Hills (43-29), as Acorn entered with wins over Horatio (59-40) and Nashville (63-46). In ...

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Bearcats Hand Nashville First Loss

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Tuesday night, January 9th, the Mena Bearcats senior high basketball team hosted the Nashville Scrappers at the Union Bank Center. The Bearcats started off the contest on a 6-0 run, but Nashville answered with a 7-0 of their own, forcing Mena to call a timeout with 4:03 left in the first quarter, down by one, ...

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Acorn Basketball Blows Past Umpire

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday night, January 12th, Acorn Basketball hosted Umpire at Acorn High School. Prior to the senior high games, the Acorn Jr. Tigers defeated Umpire 55-21. In the first quarter of the senior girls game, the Lady Tigers outscored Umpire 37-4, to take a thirty-three point lead into the second. Acorn outscored the Lady Wildcats by ...

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Mena Youth Basketball Scores

3rd Grade- Girls: Mena 0 Whitesboro 20 Boys: Mena 18 Whitesboro 16   4th Grade- Girls: Mena 2 Whitesboro 27 Boys: Mena 25 Whitesboro 15   5th Grade- Girls: Mena 20 Whitesboro 0 Boys: Mena 9 Whitesboro 15   6th Grade- Girls: Mena 9 Whitesboro 18 Boys: Mena 24 Whitesboro 10

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Lady Eagles Advance In Cossatot Tournament

BY EASTON LEONARD – Monday night, January 8th, the Cossatot River Lady Eagles took on the Dierks Lady Outlaws in their first game of the Cossatot River Sr. High Basketball Tournament. In a low scoring first quarter, both teams scored just seven points each, to go into the second tied. Outscoring the Lady Outlaws 12-10 in the second quarter, Cossatot ...

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Bearcats Win Close One In Prescott

BY EASTON LEONARD – Friday, January 5, 2018, the Mena Bearcats senior high basketball team traveled to Prescott to take on the Curley Wolves. The first quarter set the tone for what turned out to be a tightly knit game, as both teams scored thirteen points apiece, to go into the second quarter tied. Mena and the Curley Wolves continued ...

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Local Teams Win Umpire Jr. Tournament

BY EASTON LEONARD – This past week, the local Cossatot River and Mena junior high basketball teams competed in the 6th Annual Umpire Junior Tournament. With wins over Mount Ida and Kirby, the Mena Jr. Ladycats advanced to the girls’ championship game, to take on the Cossatot Jr. Lady Eagles, who had wins over Dierks and Murfreesboro. In a close ...

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Trojans Thump Cossatot

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Tuesday, December 12th, the Cossatot River senior high boys basketball team hosted the Kirby Trojans on campus of Cossatot River High School. Previous to the senior boys game, the Cossatot Jr. Eagles fell to Kirby 42-34. In the senior boys game, the Trojans started off on an 18-1 run, and went on to take a ...

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Lady Eagles Edge Out Kirby

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Tuesday, December 12th, the Cossatot River Lady Eagles basketball team hosted the Kirby Lady Trojans for some basketball on Stevenson Court. In a low scoring and defensive first quarter, the two ladies basketball teams scored eight points apiece, to go into the second quarter of play tied up at 8-8. In the second, the Lady ...

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Bearcats Defeat Eagles of Cossatot

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday, December 8th, the Cossatot River Eagles senior high basketball team hosted the Mena Bearcats on Stevenson Court on the campus of Cossatot River High School. In a back-and-forth close first quarter, Juan Trinidad of Cossatot nailed a three-pointer at the buzzer, to give the Eagles a three point, 15-12, lead going into the second. ...

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