S Decatur softball, baseball teams win openers against Eureka Springs

DECATUR -- The Decatur Bulldog softball team opened its season in style, with a victory. It is the beginning of what could be a dream season for the team this year. Decatur traveled east April 7 to take on the Eureka Springs Highlanders for the 2015 season opener and the first game for new softball coach Anna Wilkins.Cameron Shaffer pitched for the Decatur team. She allowed only three runs. On the other side of the equation, the batting abilities for the Bulldogs proved to overwhelm the Highlander pitching staff which allowed over 40 base hits.... Continue Reading »

S Lady Pioneers lose two at home

GENTRY -- The Lady Pioneers jumped to an early lead against the Bentonville Lady Tigers on Friday, scoring four runs in the bottom of the first, but they couldn't stop Bentonville from coming back and taking the victory. Continue Reading »

S Ellis leading Pioneers in golds

SILOAM SPRINGS -- Though not his best throws of the season, Zach Ellis, Gentry senior, took the gold in shot and discus at the Siloam Springs track meet on Thursday. Continue Reading »

S Lions overpower Bobcats but fall to Blackhawks

GRAVETTE -- The Lions made short work of the Berryville Bobcats on Thursday, scoring 11 runs in the six-inning game and holding Berryville to a single run in the team's last at bat. Gravette started things off in the bottom of the second when Mathew Stelting hit a hard ground ball to left field and made it to second, Brady Rolsma was hit by a pitch and Jace Russ singled with a grounder to third, drawing an error and allowing Stelting and Rolsma to make it home.... Continue Reading »

S Gentry wins on soccer field

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S Gentry boys outscore Lead Hill

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S Mendoza signs with Ecclesia

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S Decatur soccer team remains undefeated in conference play

DECATUR -- The Decatur soccer team is off to a phenomenal start this season, winning its second conference match of the season. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions come back, win

GRAVETTE -- The Lady Lions battled their way back to bring home a 6-4 victory when they traveled to Pea Ridge on April 6, tying things up in the fifth and taking a two-run lead in the top of the seventh. Continue Reading »

S Gentry brings home eighth-inning win over Huntsville

GENTRY -- After trading the lead numerous times in play against Huntsville, two late game errors in the top of the eighth gave Gentry's Lady Pioneers the edge they needed to win the game on Monday, 8-7. It was 5 to 5 at the end of the seventh in Huntsville; and in the top of the eighth, with Courtney Brown placed on second for the Lady Pioneers, an error on the part of Huntsville's third baseman allowed Makensi Sweeten to get on and Brown to advance to third. Then another error, this one by Huntsville's first baseman, allowed Alexis Aycock to get on and Brown to score.... Continue Reading »

S Decatur loses season opener

DECATUR -- It was a rough start to the 2015 Decatur High School baseball season, thanks to an abundance of rain and poor field conditions. Continue Reading »

S Gentry soccer teams pick up wins

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S Lions win two at home

GRAVETTE -- After winning big and losing big last week, the Lions came through in the sixth to secure a close victory over the visiting Elks of Elkins on Monday, 4-3. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions seal win over Lady Elks

GRAVETTE -- The Lady Lions sealed their victory early in play against the Lady Elks of Elkins on Friday, scoring two runs in the first and 11 in the second. Continue Reading »