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Lady Bearcats Pull Out a Win Over Bauxite on Senior Night

It was senior night at the Union Bank Center Friday night and the Mena teams split with Bauxite. The LadyCats pulled out a thrilling 41-37 victory, while the Mena boys fell 40-27 in action heard live on KQOR 105.3. Kiara Kesterson hit a three pointer at the end of the third quarter to give Mena a 31-30 lead. The LadyCats ...

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Eagles Drop a Pair to Danville

Cossatot River traveled to Danville Friday night for non-conference action. Danville defeated the Lady Eagles 43-30, while the Little Johns turned back the Eagles 48-41 in boys action. The Lady Eagles are now 20-10 on the season, and in second place in the 2A Region 7 Conference at 11-3. The Acorn Lady Tigers lead the league with a perfect 14-0 ...

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Mena Splits a Pair with De Queen

The Mena senior teams traveled to De Queen Thursday night for conference action heard live on KQOR 105.3. The Bearcats pulled out a thrilling 43-41 victory, while the LadyCats fell to the Lady Leopards in the opening contest 42-28. David Grenier, The Comfort Center Player of the Game, poured in 30 points to lead the Bearcats. Grenier was 12 of ...

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In Area Basketball Action Friday Night

The Acorn senior teams played well at home Friday night as the Tigers and Lady Tigers posted big wins over Murfreesboro. The Lady Tigers remained undefeated in conference play at 12-0 with a 71-57 win over the Lady Rattlers. The Acorn girls are 22-4 overall. Meanwhile, the Tigers defeated the Rattlers in senior boys action 68-58. The Acorn boys improved ...

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Tigers Split With Outlaws Last Friday

The Acorn Lady Tigers continued their winning ways with a 75-46 win over Dierks Friday night. The Lady Tigers raced to a 43-22 halftime lead, and cruised to the easy win. Acorn’s girls are 21-4 on the year and a perfect 10-0 in league play. The Tigers lost their first conference contest as the visiting Outlaws rolled to a 76-45 ...

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Bearscats Sweep Bobcats

The Mena senior teams swept Hope in conference action Friday night. The LadyCats prevailed 41-26, while the Bearcats claimed their first conference win of the year in the nightcap by a final score of 35-29. Mena’s girls improved to 4-2 in league play and 9-10 overall with the 15 point win. With the 35-29 win over Hope Friday, the Bearcats ...

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High School Basketball

The visitors from Nashville took a pair of senior contests in Mena Friday night as heard live on KQOR 105.3. The LadyCats fell to the Scrapperettes 46-29 to fall to 7-10 on the season, and 2-2 in conference play. The boys action went into overtime before Nashville squeaked out a 43-41 victory. Mena led at the half 23-19. The game ...

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Local Boxers Compete in Little Rock

Defenders Boxing Club took three local youth boxers to North Little Rock this weekend. All three boxers drew much more experienced boxers in each of their bouts, but gained some much-needed national level experience. First up Thursday night, Sally Davison.  Mena’s own 70lb State Champion. She faced a taller more experienced young lady 9 bouts to her record from the ...

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Team Defender Boxing Team…

Team Defenders went 4-1 at State Silver Gloves tournament this weekend in North Little Rock and advance to regionals in January. Sally Davison 70lb Champion, Kathryn Davison 120lb champion, Ciara Self 100lb Champion , Zack Willis 114 lb Champion, Jesse Self 138 lb runner up. “I couldn’t be more proud of this young team of warriors. They fought and supported ...

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UARM Bucks High School Basketball Classic

The Mena senior teams split with Shiloh Christian Friday night before dropping both contests against the Bergman senior teams Saturday night in the UARM Bucks High School Basketball Classic over the weekend in Mena. The LadyCats went to overtime Friday night before turning back the Lady Saints 51-48. Mena led 24-21 at the half. The game was tied at 43 ...

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