S Lady Pioneers capitalize on hits, take early lead over Lady Tigers

GENTRY -- A strong first two innings gave the Lady Pioneers the runs they needed to beat the visiting Lady Tigers from Prairie Grove on March 17 at the Merrill Reynolds Memorial Complex in Gentry. The Lady Pioneers answered a stolen solo Lady Tiger run in the top of the first by putting three runners across the plate in the bottom of the inning. Jaime Pierce and Sabra Phillpott both made it home on a Brooke Boston single to center. Shamere Corter, who was walked, stole home just before the close of the inning. In the second, Baeley Metz reached on an error, made it to second on a sacrifice by Christina Barber and scored when Pierce hit a fly ball to center for a single.... Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions start strong

FARMINGTON -- The Lady Lions softball team took on a trio of very tough opponents over the weekend during the Farmington-Fayetteville softball tournament. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions couldn' t quite catch Lady Bulldogs of Fayetteville

GRAVETTE -- Fayetteville's girls jumped ahead early on March 16, scoring three in the second and a fourth in the third inning to edge out the Lady Lions of Gravette in the non-league game at Fayetteville. Continue Reading »

S Gravette beats Huntsville

GRAVETTE -- The Lions claimed a nonconference home win over Huntsville on Friday, 9-5, as Kyler Bunch scattered three hits over five innings. Continue Reading »

S Decatur and Siloam Springs tie in soccer match at Bulldog Stadium

DECATUR -- It was a good week for the Decatur Bulldog soccer team as they posted their first conference win against Subiaco Academy after playing a tied game at home against Siloam Springs. Continue Reading »

S Decatur's baseball season looks promising, begins with game in Greenland

DECATUR -- When the term "March Madness" is used in a crowd of enthusiastic sport fans, the image of college basketball finals appears. But that term has a different meaning when talking about high school sports. Since high school basketball is now a distant memory, attention turns to one of four high school sports in play during the last three months of the school year, soccer, track, softball and baseball. For the Decatur Bulldog baseball team, the season begins March 20 when they travel south to take on the Greenland Pirates. Continue Reading »

S Gentry loses against Westville, comes back to beat Greenland

GENTRY -- After suffering a humiliating defeat in play against Westville, the Pioneers came back to beat Greenland in play in Merrill Reynolds Memorial Complex at Gentry on Thursday. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions defeated by Lady Cards in Farmington during play last week

GRAVETTE -- Gravette's Lady Lions lost 15-1 to Farmington in play at Farmington on Thursday. Continue Reading »

S Lions win two on diamond last week

GRAVETTE -- The Lions are off to a strong start in the 2015 baseball season, picking up wins last week against West Fork and Greenland Continue Reading »

S Bulldogs fall to Bulldogs, 1-0

DECATUR -- The battle of the Bulldogs continued March 12 with 7A Fayetteville junior varsity soccer team traveling to Decatur in a non-conference match at Bulldog Stadium in Decatur. Continue Reading »

S Decatur Bulldogs clash with Springdale Bulldogs, lose by one

SPRINGDALE -- The Decatur Bulldog soccer team traveled east to take on the 7A Springdale Bulldogs in what would be the first meeting between the two schools. The two teams were originally scheduled to play March 5, but winter storm Thor forced the match to be reschedule to March 11. Continue Reading »

S Decatur 'Six' had outstanding season

DECATUR -- With the end of the 2014-15 Decatur basketball season comes the end of a remarkable four-year run for six senior boys basketball stars. Continue Reading »