S Lady Pioneers dominate Lady Saints

GENTRY — Mallory Morris scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Lady Pioneers to a big 62-33 win over the visiting Lady Saints on Feb. 2. The Gentry girls (15-5, 7-3 4A-1) jumped to a 21-7 lead in the second quarter and never looked back. The Lady Pioneers dominated the Lady Saints on both sides and led 30-16 at halftime, with Morris stealing the ball, breaking away and hitting shots under the basket several times. By the end of three, the Lady Pioneers were up by 21 points, 47-26. Continue Reading »

S Saints press past Pioneers

GENTRY — Shiloh Christian brought a deep bench to Tuesday night’s 4A-1 Conference boys basketball clash. It’s a good thing. The Saints used almost every player who suited up. Shiloh Christian ran and pressed from tip-to-buzzer in a 55-42 win in a key league game of teams battling for seeds in the upcoming district tournament later this month. The Saints (8-12, 5-6 4A-1) played 10 players throughout the game, and seven of them scored. The Saints’ pressing style is something first-year coach Jacob Skinner said his team is starting to grasp. Continue Reading »

S Gravette girls come back to defeat Pea Ridge

GRAVETTE -- The Lady Lions came from behind and brought home a big win in their game against the Lady Blackhawks of Pea Ridge on Friday night, 51-46. Continue Reading »

S Bulldogs lose to Eagles, pick up victory against Hustlers

DECATUR -- The Decatur senior boys' basketball team had a mixed week as it first hosted the Union Christian Eagles at home Jan. 26 and went on the road to Hartford Jan. 28. Continue Reading »

S Lady Bulldogs play best games of season but come up short

DECATUR -- The Decatur senior girls' basketball team played one of its best games of the season when it hosted the Union Christian Eagles at Peterson Gym in Decatur on Jan. 26. This was the final regular season meeting between the Bulldogs and Eagles. Continue Reading »

S Gravette, Berryville split games on Tuesday

GRAVETTE — The Lady Lions fell to the Lady Bobcats in Berryville on Tuesday, 57 to 49, with the Lady Bobcats dominating all but the third quarter. Berryville jumped ahead in the first quarter and was up by seven, 25-18, at the half. The Lady Lions fought back and outscored the Lady Bobcats, 13-9, in the third and were within three-point striking distance by the end of the quarter.... Continue Reading »

S Soule' signs baseball letter of intent

GRAVETTE -- Jackson Soule', a senior at Gravette High School, signed a letter of intent last Wednesday to play baseball next year at Butler Community College in Kansas. Soule' is the son of Bruce and Tonya Soule', of Gravette. A big crowd of family members, high school teammates and friends were on hand at the fieldhouse for the signing ceremony. Also on hand were Randall Hunt, head GHS baseball coach, and Jake Featheringill, Jackson's coach on the Midwest Nationals, a travel team he plays for in the summers which goes all over the United States playing baseball. Continue Reading »

S Bulldogs shut down Westside

DECATUR -- The Decatur senior boys' basketball team finally broke its three-game losing streak when it traveled to Coal Hill Jan. 22 to take on the Rebels of Johnson County Westside. Continue Reading »

S Senior Shoots Prairie Grove Past Gravette

M. Hartin Scores 20 To Lead Lady Tigers On “Off” Shooting Night

The Lady Tigers overcame poor shooting to stay undefeated in 4A-1 play with a 42-36 win against Gravette on Tuesday night. Continue Reading »