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Acorn & Mena Jr. High Basketball Matchup

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Monday, January 15th, the Acorn and Mena junior high basketball teams matched up at Jim Rackley Gynasium, on campus of Mena Middle School. In the first two games, the Acorn 7th grade girls team defeated Mena 22-18, as the Mena 7th grade Bearcats defeated Acorn 24-15. In the junior high varsity girls game, the Acorn ...

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Bearcats Handle Cossatot

BY EASTON LEONARD – At the Union Bank Center, on Tuesday night, January 16th, the Mena Bearcats senior high basketball team hosted the Cossatot River Eagles. Prior to the senior high game, the Mena Jr. Bearcats defeated Cossatot 49-30. In the first quarter, Mena blew right past the Eagles, outscoring Cossatot 20-2, to take an eighteen point lead into the ...

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Lady Eagles Soar Past Mena

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Tuesday, January 16th, the Mena Ladycats hosted the Cossatot River Lady Eagles at the Union Bank Center. The Lady Eagles started the game off on a 9-0 run, before Mena scored it’s first bucket. Cossatot went on to outscore the Ladycats 19-2, to take a seventeen point lead into the second. The Ladycats scored eight ...

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Mena 7th Grade Basketball Competes In Greenwood

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Saturday, January 20th, the Mena 7th grade Bearcats and Ladycats competed in the Greenwood Jamboree. In the Ladycats’ first game, the A-team fell to hosting Greenwood 22-9, as the B-team also lost 12-2. In their second game, the Ladycats A-team took on Ozark and won 20-6, as Emily Machler and Keira Hall led the team ...

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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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