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Annual Mothers Day Classic Hooplay Tournament Results

A team of 9th and 10th grade boys from Mena entered the annual Mothers Day Classic Hooplay Tournament in Hot Springs and ended the day as champions. The win by the traveling team in the championship game was most impressive as they beat a team from the Camden and El Dorado area that won a 16 and under AAU State ...

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Ward Looking Forward to Playing on College Level

Ward Looking Forward to Playing on College Level BY LEANN DILBECK – Jordan Ward’s love for the sport of softball began as early as she could pick up a bat and says she’s been playing for as long as she can remember.  She’s enjoyed much success in her softball career and is looking forward to taking it to the next ...

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Ladycats Defeat Lady Eagles

The Mena Ladycats and the Cossatot River Lady Eagles battled it out on the soccer field on April 11. The Ladycats defeated the Lady Eagles by a score of 4-1. Following a loss to Baptist Prep on April 14th, the Ladycats have an overall record of 3-5 and are 1-1 in conference play. The Lady Eagles have an overall record ...

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Ladycats Softball Escapes Nashville Scrappers

BY BROOKE HINES – The Mena Ladycat softball team escaped the Nashville Scrappers on Friday at Union Bank Park, after the Area 14 Track & Field Special Olympics was held at Bearcat Stadium. Ladycats continued their tradition of volunteering at the Area 14 Special Olympics. The Ladycats were appropriately in charge of the Special Olympics Softball Toss and the Long Jump. This ...

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Bearcats Get Hammered by the Bauxite Miners

The Mena Bearcats Baseball team fell to the Bauxite Miners on Friday, April 8th, in a conference game, bringing their season to a 3-6 total. The Bearcats lost the game 19-0. The Bearcats will be on the road for their next three games, traveling to Arkadelphia on Monday, April 11th, Nashville on Friday, April 15th, and Fountain Lake on Monday, ...

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Ladycats get Home Field Revenge on Miners

BY BROOKE HINES – On Friday, April 8th, at Union Bank Field, the Mena Ladycats came out for revenge on the Bauxite Miners, defeating them 1-0. When the teams recently met up at the Tournament of Champions, the Ladycats fell to the Miners 7 to 1. Nerves were prevalent in this game, but the Ladycats, as always, never gave up. ...

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Wickes Elementary Straight Shooters

The Wickes Straight Shooters is made up of 6th and 7th grade students who currently attend Wickes Elementary or who attended Wickes Elementary in the previous school year. The team competes in the Middle School Division, which is comprised of teams of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. The team placed second in the middle school division at the regional ...

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Wickes Elementary Archery

Wickes Elementary 4th & 5th Grade Archery Team is a first year team that has had success in competition, both regionally and statewides. The team placed second in the elementary school division at the regional archery tournament in Clarksville on Saturday, February 27, 2016 which earned them a spot to compete in the state archery tournament on Friday, April 1, 2016 in ...

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Cossatot River Claims Victory Against Genoa Central Dragons

The Lady Eagles of Cossatot River High School controlled the field against the Genoa Central Dragons on Friday, April 1st, claiming victory with a score of 4-2. The Lady Eagles now have a softball record of 7-2 for the season.  

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Genoa Central Dragons Leave Cossatot River Eagles in Ashes

The Cossatot River Eagles faced the Genoa Central Dragons on the baseball diamond, Friday, April 1st. The Eagles lost the conference game 14-4, leaving the Eagles with a 3-2 season so far.

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