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Lady Tigers & Tigers Wrap Up Impressive Basketball Season

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Wednesday, February 28th, the Acorn senior girls and senior boys basketball team competed in the second round of the 1A State Basketball Tournament at Morrilton, after first round byes. Both teams, coincidentally, took on the Mount Vernon-Enola Warhawks and Lady Warhawks. In the girls game, after a close knit first quarter, decided by over five ...

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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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Lady Tigers Win Hartford Tournament

BY EASTON LEONARD – Throughout last week, the Acorn senior high basketball teams competed in the 6th Annual Gary Ford Invitational Basketball Tournament at Hartford High School. Tipping off the tournament, on Monday, November 27th, both the Tigers and Lady Tigers took on Heavener. The Lady Tigers won 73-57, and the senior boys defeated the Wolves 82-73. In their second ...

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Lady Tigers Dominate Homecoming

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday, November 17th, Acorn basketball hosted Cutter-Morning Star for Homecoming Ceremonies at Acorn High School, during which senior Faith Hill was crowned as Homecoming Queen. Along with games and ceremonies, Acorn honored the late Mrs. Davis by dedicating the ‘old gym’ to her. Along with the old gym dedication, Acorn dedicated the track and field ...

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Acorn & Cossatot Matchup For Basketball Action

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Monday night, October 30th, Acorn basketball hosted Cossatot River for some good basketball action on the campus of Acorn High School. To tipoff the action, the Jr. High Lady Eagles and Lady Tigers took the court. The Lady Tigers took an early lead and did not let go, as Acorn went on to win by ...

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Tigers Demolish Ouachita To Kickoff Season

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Tigers senior high basketball team started off their season with a bang on Tuesday, October 17th, against the Ouachita Warriors. Acorn sported their new white tops and blue shorts uniforms to kickoff the game, as the Warriors wore their away green uniforms. The Tigers won the tipoff and scored the first four points of ...

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Acorn Finishes Season With Tough Game Against County Line

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Tigers took on the County Line Indians, Wednesday night, February 22, in the first round of the 1A Region 4 Basketball Tournament at County Line High School. County Line started the game off on a 9-2 run, and went on to outscore the Tigers 13-5 in the first quarter. In the second quarter, the ...

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Acorn Tigers Defeated by Trojans in District Play – Advance to Regionals

BY EASTON LEONARD – Acorn High School was the site for this year’s 1-A 7-West Sr. High District Basketball Tournament for the second year in a row.  In the first game of the evening, the Dierks Outlaws defeated the Mt. Ida Lions. Following, the Kirby Lady Trojans defeated the Umpire Lady Wildcats by a score of 67-26. For the last ...

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Lady Tigers Win District Tournament 

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Lady Tigers took on the Kirby Lady Trojans in the 1A 7-West Senior Girls District Basketball Championship game, Friday February 17th, at Acorn High School.  Acorn started the ballgame on a 7-3 run, forcing the Lady Trojans to call a quick timeout with 4:22 left in the first quarter. After the timeout, the Lady ...

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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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