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Acorn Archery Competes in ANASP Region 9 Competition

February 10, 2018, Acorn Middle School and High School Archery competed in the ANASP Region 9 Competition in Delight, AR.  Acorn High School placed 2nd in the High School division with a team score of 3182.  Middle School placed 5th with a team score of 2833.  There were 404 archers in attendance that day. In the High School division, Brody ...

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Eagles End Season With Loss To Genoa

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Tuesday night, February 13th, the Cossatot River senior boys basketball team took on the Genoa Central Dragons, in the quarter-finals of the 7-3A District Basketball Tournament at Cossatot River High School. The Dragons started the game off on a 7-0 run, forcing Cossatot to call a timeout with 5:53 left in the first quarter. Following ...

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Senators Put An End To Bearcats Season

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Monday night, February 12th, the Mena Bearcat senior boys basketball team traveled to Joe T. Robinson, to take on the hosting Senators, in the first round of the 7-4A Conference Basketball Tournament. The Bearcats kept Robinson fairly close in the opening quarter, as the Senators outscored Mena by only five, 13-8. Both teams played tight ...

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Ladycats Place Fourth At District; Headed To Regionals

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last Monday night, February 12th, the Mena Ladycats basketball team took on the Robinson Lady Senators, in the first round of the 7-4A Conference Basketball Tournament, at Joe. T Robinson. In a low scoring first quarter, the Ladycats held Robinson to only five points, while scoring thirteen of their own, to take an eight point, 13-5, ...

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Acorn 4th Grade Lady Tigers Finish Spectacular Season

The Acorn fourth grade girls basketball team just finished up their very impressive season, with a record of 12-1. The Lady Tigers compete in the Tri-County League, which consists of teams from Acorn, Mena, Kirby, Oden, and Caddo Hills. With wins over Oden (26-2) and Caddo Hills (20-7), the young team from Acorn won their respective Tri-County League Championship. Adding ...

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Lady Eagles Cruise Past Prescott On Senior Night

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Friday night, February 9th, the Cossatot River Lady Eagles and Eagles hosted Prescott for Senior Night. In what turned out to be a very tight first half, the Lady Curley Wolves outscored Cossatot 7-6 in the first quarter. The Lady Eagles tied it up in the second, to make the score 12-12 at halftime. Nolen ...

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Jr. Ladycats Win 7-4A District Tournament

BY EASTON LEONARD – This past week, the Mena Jr. Ladycats and Jr. Bearcats competed in the 7-4A Jr. Basketball District Tournament, hosted at the Union Bank Center. The Jr. Bearcats fell short to Ashdown by three, 46-43, in the semi-finals of the tournament. However, the Jr. Ladycats won their first round game against Arkadelphia (41-26) and their semi-finals game ...

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Jr. Lady Tigers Win 1A-7 West District Championship

BY EASTON LEONARD – This past week, the Acorn Jr. Lady Tigers and Jr. Tigers both competed in the 1A-7 West Jr. Basketball District Tournament, hosted at Oden High School. The Jr. Tigers won their first round game against the hosting Jr. Timberwolves from Oden, but fell short to Mineral Springs in the second round. After a first round bye, ...

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Jr. Lady Eagles Win 7-3A District Championship

BY EASTON LEONARD – Last week the Cossatot River Jr. Lady Eagles and Jr. Eagles competed in the 7-3A Jr. Basketball District Tournament, hosted at Genoa Central. The Jr. Eagles were eliminated in the first round, after suffering a loss to the Horatio Jr. Lions. However, the Jr. Lady Eagles advanced to the district championship game against Centerpoint, and defeated ...

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Bearcats Dominate Fouke On Senior Night

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Tuesday night, February 6th, the Mena Ladycat and Bearcat basketball teams hosted Fouke at the Union Bank Center for their last regular season home game. In senior girls game, the Fouke Lady Panthers started the game on an 8-0 run, before finishing over the quarter outscoring the Ladycats 12-2. Mena quintupled their score in the ...

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