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Senators Offense Erupts Against Mena

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday, November 3rd, the Mena Bearcats (3-7, 0-7) senior high football traveled to Joe T. Robinson in Little Rock, Arkansas to take on the Senators (10-0, 7-0), in their last game of the 2017 season. Robinson won the coin toss and deferred to receive the ball to start the second half of play. The Bearcats ...

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Bearcats Host Fountain Lake For Senior Night

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday night, October 27th, the Mena Bearcats (3-6, 0-6) senior high football team hosted the Fountain Lake Cobras (4-5, 2-4) for Senior Night, under the leadership of head coach Tim Harper. After winning the coin toss and selecting to receive, Senior Bearcat Jake McCauley returned the opening kickoff to the forty-three yard line, where Mena ...

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Bearcats Struggle In Nashville

BY EASTON LEONARD – Friday night, October 20th, the Mena Bearcats (3-5, 0-5) senior high football team traveled to Nashville to take on the Scrappers (5-3, 3-2), with their top offensive and defensive player, Justin Dean, on the sidelines due to an injury. Mena won the opening coin toss and deferred to receive the ball to start the second half. ...

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Bearcats Suffer Loss In Homecoming Matchup

BY EASTON LEONARD – Friday, October13th, the Mena Bearcats (3-4, 0-4) hosted the Arkadelphia Badgers (6-1, 3-1) for homecoming night at Bearcat Stadium on Randal Whorton Field. Prior to Friday night’s kickoff, in the homecoming ceremony, Mackenzie Martin was named the Maid of Honor, as Madison Maddox was crowned the 2017 Homecoming Queen. To begin the football action, Christian Lua’s ...

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Bearcats Drop Close One In Bauxite

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday, October 6th, the Mena Bearcats (3-3, 0-3) football team was on the road again for the second straight week, this time at Bauxite, taking on the Miners (4-2, 2-1). The Miners won the opening coin toss and chose to receive the ball to start the game. Four minutes into the first quarter, Bauxite led ...

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Bearcats Lose Fourth Quarter Thriller Against Malvern

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Friday night, September 29th, the Mena Bearcats (3-2, 0-2) senior high football team traveled to Malvern to take on the Leopards (2-3, 1-1). The Bearcats opening kickoff was returned ninety-six yards by number two Demias Jimerson of Malvern for an early Leopards touchdown. After a made point-after-attempt, the Leopards led 7-0 with still 11:47 left ...

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Bearcats Suffer 49-10 Loss Versus Ashdown

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Friday, September 22nd, the Mena Bearcats (3-1) football team hosted the Ashdown Panthers (4-0) at Bearcat Stadium in the Hootens.com 4A Game of the Week. The Panthers of Ashdown won the coin toss and chose to receive the ball to start the game. Lua’s opening kickoff for the Bearcats was caught by #9 Anthony Nelson ...

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Bearcats Put A Leash On Rival Bulldogs

BY EASTON LEONARD – Friday night, September 15th, the Mena Bearcats (3-0) football team hosted the rival Waldron Bulldogs (2-1) at Bearcat Stadium. Both teams went into the matchup undefeated. Waldron won the opening coin toss and chose to receive the ball to start the second half. Gerardo Lopez’s kickoff for the Bulldogs was caught by Mena’s Nick Linch who ...

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Bearcats Drop The Trojans In Hot Springs

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Bearcats hit the road for the second game of this season and traveled to Hot Springs to take on the Trojans, September 8. Mena went into the game trying to break the winning streak of the Trojan team, who have defeated the Bearcats the last two years. And, in a game which was close for ...

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Leopards No Problem for Bearcats In Season Opener

BY EASTON LEONARD – Bearcat fans will agree that there isn’t a better way to kick off the 2017 football season than an overwhelming 41-6 victory over long-time rivals, DeQueen Leopards. The sweet smell of victory filled the air of Bearcat Stadium as Coach Tim Harper’s young Bearcat team soundly defeated the Leopards. The Bearcats won the coin toss, and ...

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