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Eagles and Panthers Trade Wins in Two Nights of Action

BY JAY BUNYARD – What a difference a day makes! After the Ashdown girls upset Cossatot River 65-60 in Overtime on Thursday night, February 2, at Cossatot River High School, the Lady Eagles rebounded for a convincing 45-27 win at Parker Gymnasium in Ashdown on Friday night, February 3. The boys’ action turned around as well. After the Eagles claimed a 48-42 ...

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Cossatot Juniors End Season at District Tournament

The Cossatot Jr Boys beat Horatio 42-26 in opening round of District play in Genoa. High scorers for that game were Brian Strother with 17 points and Coy Frachieseur with 11. They advanced to the semi-finals round but were defeated by Prescott. Frachiseur led the team in that game, garnering 19 and Strother scored 10. The Cossatot Jr Girls beat ...

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Mena Wins Tough One Against Curly Wolves

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Prescott Curly Wolves traveled to the Union Bank Center Friday night, February 3rd, to take on the Mena Bearcats. Mena started off strong in the first quarter on an 11-2 run before the Curly Wolves called a timeout with 4:55 left in the quarter. The Bearcats were up by as many as 13 points in ...

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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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Lady Tigers Tear Apart Dierks

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Lady Outlaws of Dierks traveled to Acorn High School Tuesday, January 31st, to take on the Lady Tigers. Both teams played it close in the first quarter, as Acorn took a 12-11 lead into the second. The Lady Tigers started off the second quarter of play with 13 straight points, forcing Dierks to call a ...

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Acorn Struggles Against Outlaws

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Tigers hosted the Outlaws of Dierks Tuesday night, January 31st, at Acorn High School. Dierks started the game off on an 11-4 run, forcing the Tigers to call a timeout with 4:36 left in the quarter. After the timeout, the Outlaws ended the first on a 13-4 run, to take a 24-8 lead into ...

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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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Trojans Run Past Acorn

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Acorn Tigers took on the Trojans of Kirby, Tuesday night, January 10, 2017, at Acorn High School. Defense was the key of the first quarter, as Kirby held the Tigers to ten points and Acorn held the Trojans to only 9. However, in the second quarter, both teams picked up their pace a little, as ...

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Lady Tigers Thump Kirby

BY EASTON LEONARD – Tuesday, January 10th, Acorn Lady Tigers hosted the Kirby Lady Trojans. After a slow start, both teams were able to end the first quarter with thirteen points apiece. In the second quarter, Kirby shot the ball pretty well, outscoring the Lady Tigers 15-11, as the Lady Trojans took a four point lead into halftime, with the ...

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Cossatot Wins Nail-biter Against Mena

BY EASTON LEONARD – The Cossatot Eagles traveled to Mena last Friday to take on the Bearcats at the Union Bank Center. After a back-and-forth first eight minutes, the Bearcats held onto a 12-10 lead going into the second quarter. The Eagles of Cossatot outscored the Bearcats 19-11 in the second quarter, making the score 29-23, in favor of the ...

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