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2018 Softball Preview: Jackson State

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – After consecutive seasons without postseason play, Jackson State heads into the 2018 season looking to reverse its fortunes and return to the level of championship contender. For third-year coach Darnell Walker, perhaps the most significant factor in the Lady Tigers’ success this season lies in the avoidance of sophomore slumps. With several newcomers receiving extended playing time, Jackson ...

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Cossatot River and Mena Complete Baseball Seasons

BY EASTON LEONARD – Both Cossatot River High School and Mena High School finished off their respected baseball and softball seasons this past week.   Cossatot baseball finished their season with an overall record of 2-13. The Eagles played their last game at home against Horatio on April 21st, and lost 12-0. The Lady Eagles of Cossatot wrapped up their season ...

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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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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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