S CLASS 4A State Track Meet at Heber Springs High School

The following are results from the 4A State Track Meet held Tuesday at Heber Springs: BOYS - TEAM TOTALS 1. PB Dollarway 74; 2. Heber Springs 66; 3. Crossett 54; 4. Nashville 48; 5. Highland 46; 6. Hamburg 39; 7. Central Arkansas Christian 27; 8. Ashdown 23; 8. Gentry 23; 8. Dardanelle 23; 8. Lonoke 23. ... 100 1. Henri Murphy, PB Dollarway, 10.70 (Class 4A record); 2. Adler Goode, Shiloh Christian, 11.10; 3. Zach Jewell, Mena, 11.14. 200 1. Henri Murphy, PB Dollarway, 22.25; 2. Chris Kershner, Dardanelle, 22.53; 3. James Smith, PB Dollarway, 22.65.... Continue Reading »

S Lady Pioneers end season in play against Lady Wolves

HUNTSVILLE -- Three weeks ago Gentry spoiled birthday celebrations for Lincoln's Lexington Dobbs and Madison Reed, but Lincoln turned the tables, prevailing 8-5 at the district tourney on Thursday. Emotions weren't quite as sweet three weeks ago. Gentry's 5-2 extra-inning win at Lincoln on April 16 featured more reversals and controversy than a professional wrestling match. Gentry led 2-1 in the bottom of the seventh and switched pitchers but reliever Brooke Boston, who moved over from shortstop, struggled. Continue Reading »

S Gentry takes first, second in track

PEA RIDGE -- Gentry High School took first in the boys' and second in the girls' overall scores at the 4A Region 1 track meet held in Pea Ridge on April 28. Gravette boys finished in sixth place, and the Gravette girls finished in fourth. Continue Reading »

S Lions shut out Huntsville but lose to Shiloh Christian

GRAVETTE -- Though the Lions kept pace with the Shiloh Christian Saints for 2 1/2 innings in post-season play on Saturday, the Saints blew open the game in the bottom of the third to take a 10-1 lead and built on that lead to finish off the Lions, 15-1, after 5 1/2 innings. Continue Reading »

S Urquidi signs with U of A, Monticello

DECATUR -- It is every high school basketball player's dream to play on a Division I or II college basketball team. For one Decatur player that dream has become reality. Continue Reading »

S Bulldogs win conference match, lose non-conference game

DECATUR -- As the high school soccer season begins to wind down and the state playoffs are just around the corner, the Decatur Bulldogs added another win to their impressive 2015 season. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions pick up two tournament wins

GRAVETTE -- The Lady Lions defeated the Lady Wolves from Lincoln on Friday and Lady Bobcats from Berryville on Saturday in tournament play at Huntsville to keep their hopes of going to state alive. Continue Reading »

S Bulldogs on road to state playoffs

DECATUR -- The Decatur Bulldog soccer team had another winning week as it continued toward the state playoffs in May. The Bulldogs' first stop was a conference game April 21 against the Bergman Panthers. The Bulldogs quickly took charge and overran the Panthers. The final score in that match was 7 to 0. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions tear up Lady Panthers

GRAVETTE -- Though the visiting Lady Panthers scored two runs on three singles and a sacrifice fly in the first, they proved no match for the Lady Lions in their April 21 matchup at Gravette High School. By the bottom of the first, the game was tied up at two apiece, by the bottom of the second it was a 7-2 Gravette game and, by the end of six, the final was 16-5, Gravette. Continue Reading »

S Late home run not enough

GENTRY -- The Lady Pioneers' only run, a solo homer over the left field fence by Christina Campbell in Thursday night's game againt the Lady Bobcats in Berryville, came too late and wasn't enough to overcome their four-run deficit in the top of the seventh. Continue Reading »

S Gentry brings home medals in 7A meet

GENTRY -- The track and field teams from Gentry brought home another gold and team ninth- and 11th-place finishes in the McDonald Relays, hosted by Southside High School in Ft. Smith on Friday. The meet pitted Gentry athletes against athletes from the big 7A schools in the area. Continue Reading »

S Decatur picks up win two

DECATUR -- It looked like another blowout as Mountainburg chalked up four runs in the top of the first inning April 20 when Decatur High School's baseball team returned home to take on the Mountainburg Dragons at Edmiston ball field. The Bulldogs struggled in the bottom of the first and only managed to get one on base. Continue Reading »

S Gentry girls defeat Siloam Springs

GENTRY -- The Lady Pioneers handed the Siloam Springs Lady Panthers a sound defeat during non-league play in Siloam Springs on Monday. Continue Reading »

S Pioneers can't hold on to early lead over Lions

GENTRY -- Though the Pioneers started off strong, they couldn't stop the Lions in an April 20 game at the Merrill Reynolds Memorial Complex in Gentry. The Lions took home an 11-3 win in the game. Continue Reading »

S Gravette girls fall to Gentry, 3 to 1

GENTRY -- In a game between Highway 59 rivals, Gravette's Lady Lions fell to Gentry's Lady Pioneers in a low-scoring, 3-1 game in Gentry April 20. Continue Reading »