S Pioneers score early, hold off Pirates' late attack

GENTRY — Though the Greenland Pirates tried to steal the game from the Pioneers in the fourth quarter, Gentry was able to hold off the late attack and salvage a 19-12 non-conference victory in Pioneer Stadium on Friday night. The Pioneers struck first, picking up touchdowns in the first and second quarters and another in the third. Cole Cripps carried in a pass and Jon Faulkenberry and Myles Mcferron each ran one across the goal line for Gentry's three TDs. Two first half attempts to make two-point conversions failed. Garrett Matthews kicked a point after in the third quarter. Continue Reading »

S Decatur loses two more conference matches on road

PRAIRIE GROVE -- The Decatur Bulldogs senior girls' volleyball team faced a tough week on the road as they traveled to West Fork and Prairie Grove to continue the 2016 conference season. Continue Reading »

S Lions bring home 47-41 win from Oklahoma

GRAVETTE -- Three touchdowns in the fourth quarter finally gave the Gravette Lions the edge in a tough game at Jay, Okla., on Friday night. The Lions brought home a 47-41 victory. Continue Reading »

S Prairie Grove hands Decatur sweep

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Decatur performed better as Thursday's volleyball match progressed, but their inexperience was exposed against Prairie Grove, with the Lady Tigers producing a 3-0 sweep. Continue Reading »

S Gravette wins another conference match at home

GRAVETTE --The Gravette senior girls' volleyball team posted another conference victory as they played host to the Elkins Elks in the old gym at Gravette High School Sept. 13. Continue Reading »

S Lincoln Overtakes Gentry In Fifth Set

Lady Wolves Break Tie With Final Five Points

GENTRY -- The match came down to the final 10 points of game-four and final five points of game-five as Lincoln bested Gentry, 3-2, in volleyball action Thursday. Continue Reading »

S Decatur loses to Gentry in Bulldog Stadium

DECATUR — The bleachers were full to near capacity on both sides of Bulldog Stadium as the Decatur Bulldogs took on the visiting Gentry Pioneers in a nonconference game in Decatur Sept. 9. Fans from Decatur and Gentry spilled out of the bleachers and lined the fence as the Bulldogs and the 4A Pioneers took the field ready to play football. Also on hand for its first outing of the season was the Decatur Bulldog marching band under the direction of Jesse Owens and Ryan Shaffer, drum major. The Bulldog band, along with its counterpart from Gentry, provided an excellent halftime show that kept the crowd spellbound. From the start, it became apparent that this was not going to be an easy night for the Bulldogs. The Pioneers scored a touchdown on the opening possession, and a two-point conversion by Gentry quarterback Jon Faulkenberry made it an 8-0 game.... Continue Reading »

S Lady Pioneers come up short in play last week

GENTRY -- The Lady Pioneers fell in two matches last week, on Tuesday to Elkins and on Thursday to Shiloh Christian, putting them at one and three in conference play and two and four overall. Continue Reading »

S Decatur girls come up short at the net on road and at home

DECATUR -- The Decatur Bulldogs junior and senior high girls' volleyball teams split a two-match schedule with a road trip to Lincoln on Sept. 6 and at home against their rivals from the north, the Gravette Lions, at Peterson Gym in Decatur on Sept. 8. Continue Reading »

S Lions unable to overcome Bearcats

GRAVETTE -- The Gravette Lions were held scoreless until the fourth quarter Friday in Booneville when Kilby Roberts, Gravette quarterback, carried one across the goal line and Roberto Barrios kicked a point after. But that wasn't enough. The Booneville Bearcats scored a TD and point after in the first, another TD in the second and a TD and two-point conversion in the final quarter to seal the victory, 21-7. Continue Reading »