BY MELANIE BUCK –
The All-Star Team players and coaches have been selected in the sports of softball and soccer for Class 4A, and Mena is well represented in both categories.
Macy Brotherton and Jordan Ward were selected to play on the West Girls Softball Team where Coach Ray Hunter has been selected to serve as Head Coach. The selections come on the heels of the Mena Ladycats winning their second consecutive Arkansas Class 4A State Softball Championship.
Mena Head Soccer Coach Craig Bentley has been selected as Assistant Coach of the West Boys Soccer All-Star Team and Jordan Strickland has been selected as an All-State player. The Mena Bearcats Soccer team placed as Runners-Up in the 2016 Arkansas Class 4A State Soccer Championship.