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Ladycats Drop Close One To Fouke

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Ladycats (0-5) softball team hosted the Fouke Lady Panthers last Friday, March 9th.  Fouke scored an early run in the first inning, and added on three more in the top of the third. The Ladycats were quick to answer in the bottom of the fourth, scoring a run of their own, to make the ...

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Ladycats Win Game Two Versus Genoa Central

BY EASTON LEONARD – Monday night, March 6th, the Mena Ladycats played the Genoa Central Lady Dragons in a doubleheader of softball. In the first game, the Lady Dragons defeated Mena by a score of 7-1. Genoa’s Lakyn Fluker was able to keep the Ladycats scoreless in the top of the first of the second game, as Mena’s only baserunner ...

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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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Ladycats Suffer First Loss, then Bounce Back

BY BROOKE HINES – The Mena Ladycats are back in full action this week. Monday started with a game that had been previously postponed from Friday due to a rainout. The Ladycats played at Greenwood where Junior Lexi Brooks took the mound and had 10 strikeouts. Although they had great defense on the field, The Ladycats couldn’t seem to get their bats ...

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Ladycats Secure Victory in First Game of the Season

BY BROOKE HINES – The Mena Ladycats have started their journey towards another state title, beginning their 2016 season on Monday, February 29th on home turf. Union Bank Park was packed with fans as the Ladycats took on the Ozark Hillbillies. Opening pitcher, Jordan Ward’s offseason work paid off in the first game, always working on something new and sharpening ...

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Mena Ladycats Headed to 4A State Championship

BY NORM BETZ – The Mena Ladycats are headed back to the 4A State Championship looking to end this season with one more victory. The Ladycats have met two-thirds of their season goals and are looking to finish off the last one this Friday, May 22nd, when they will battle the Lady Miners of Bauxite in the 4A State Championship ...

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Mena Poised to Host its First AAA State Softball Tournament

BY MELANIE BUCK – Coach Ray Hunter and Mena High School are gearing up to host their first Arkansas AAA State Softball Tournament slated for play May 14-16. Coach Hunter said the school has bid on the tournament for the last two years and were finally able to win that bid this year. Hunter said that the AAA (Arkansas Activities ...

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