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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 Honored by John Maddox

State Representative John Maddox honored the Mena Ladycats 2016-2017 Volleyball and Softball teams with an official state Citation on Thursday, September 21, 2017. Accepting the Citation (l to r) are: Superintendent Benny Weston, MHS Softball Coach Ray Hunter, and MHS Volleyball Coach Lyle, along with Maddox. The Ladycats teams each brought in a plethora of awards in recent years, earning ...

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Mena Ladycats Setting Up for 2017 Season

Ladycat volleyball players have been playing in various tournaments and camps throughout the summer, but as the school year and their season approaches Coach Lyle is starting to put the girls through various drills. The girls are practicing almost daily from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Union Bank Center at Mena High School.

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Ladycats Fall to Prescott

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Ladycats hosted the Prescott Lady Curly Wolves Friday night, February 3rd, at the Union Bank Center. Olivia Cannon scored all seven points for Mena in the first quarter, as the Lady Curly Wolves took a 14-7 lead into the second quarter. Prescott started to run off with the game in the second quarter of ...

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Ladycats Thumped by Ashdown

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Mena Ladycats hosted the Ashdown Lady Panthers Friday night, January 27th, at the Union Bank Center. Mena started the game off a bit slow, as the Lady Panthers scored the first eleven points unanswered. Reagan Sikes put the Ladycats on the board, with two free throws, to make the score 11-2 with 2:14 left in ...

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Thigpen Named All-Star

Sealey Thigpen, a senior at Mena High School, has been named as a 2017 AHSCA High School All-Star Selection by the Arkansas High School Activities Association. Thigpen earned her accolade in the sport of volleyball and will represent the county on the 2017 Arkansas West Volleyball Team. Thigpen also plays softball for the Mena Ladycats and was part of the ...

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Mena Jr. High Bearcats Take On Nashville

BY EASTON LEONARD – After defeating the Cossatot Jr. High Eagles last Tuesday by a score of 49-26, the Mena Jr. High Bearcats took on the Nashville Jr. High Scrappers Thursday, January 19th, at Jim Rackley Gymnasium in Mena. Both Nashville and Mena started off very slow on the offensive side of the game during the first quarter, as the ...

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Mena Ladycats – 2-Time Softball State Champions

BY MELANIE BUCK – (PULSE PHOTOS BY DANA HARVEY) The Mena Ladycats stormed the University of Arkansas’ Bogle Park field on Friday, May 20, in Fayetteville amid a large crowd of loyal Ladycat fans and pulled out all the stops to bring home the Class 4A Arkansas State Softball Championship trophy for the second consecutive year. In a seven-inning, 3-0 ...

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Mena Hosting 4A State Volleyball Tournament with Ladycats as Top Seed

Becoming the “hunted” instead of the “hunters” BY LEANN DILBECK Mena is host to the 4A State Volleyball Tournament this week and the top seed coming out of the West District going into tournament play is none other than the 2014 State Volleyball Champions, the Mena Ladycats. The Ladycats are looking to bring home another state title to add to ...

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Ladycats Kick Off 2015 Volleyball Season

BY NORM BETZ – The Mena Ladycats kicked off their 2015 season with a grueling 12 games within a 10-day span. The Ladycats ended their first two weeks with an overall record of 11-1 during that stint and look to continue their winning ways when they return to action on September 14th, when they host Lavaca. “We’re playing well right ...

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