Riverside All State bowler qualifies for 2014 Junior Gold Championships Tournament
Blake Hall, 10th grade student at Riverside High School, has had an outstanding year on the lanes and has qualified to bowl in a national tournament in July. He will compete in The Junior Gold Championships, in Buffalo, N.Y...
8th grade Action
Rebel Canon Walling watches a pitch sail by during the 8th grade championship game against Jonesboro Thursday night at Arkansas State University. (Town Crier photos/Trent Fletcher) Riverside pitcher Charlie McClure prepares to fire a pitch Thursday night at ASU...
Battle tested Foreman outlasts Lady Mustangs in state semifinals
Foreman scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning and went on to defeat Buffalo Island Central 8-4 in the semifinals of the Class 2A State Softball Tournament Monday afternoon at Marked Tree. The Lady Gators (28-4) remained unbeaten this season against 2A competition with their win over the Lady Mustangs...
NEA Jr. High District Champs
Buffalo Island Central won the NEA Junior High District Baseball Tournament played in Trumann on May 18. The district consisted of 12 schools which included BIC, Manila, Rector, Sloan Hendrix, Pocahontas, Trumann, Harrisburg, EPC, Corning, Ridgefield Christian and Walnut Ridge. Buffalo Island was the #1 seed and ended the year with a perfect 12-0 record...
Lady Mustangs advance to state semifinals with 8-0 whitewash of St. Joe's
Buffalo Island Central advanced to the Class 3A State Tournament semifinals, shutting out Conway St. Joseph's 8-0 Saturday afternoon in a rain delayed contest at Marked Tree. The quarterfinal game was set to begin at 10 a.m., but inclement weather forced the first pitch to be delayed until 1 p.m...
Lady Mustangs win third straight regional title in last at bat
STRICKLAND'S TWO-RUN SINGLE GIVES BIC 3-2 VICTORY
Buffalo Island Central found itself down two runs entering the seventh inning in Monday afternoon's 3A Regional finals against Tuckerman. Jodie Lucas' two-run homer in the fourth inning had staked the Lady Bulldogs to a 2-0 lead, entering the BIC's last at bat...
Horatio deals Lions heartbreaking 5-4 loss in 3A State baseball tournament
Horatio dealt Manila a heartbreaking 5-4 loss in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A State Baseball Tournament Friday afternoon in Harrison. Manila took a 2-0 lead in the fourth inning. Caleb Reinhart belted a triple before Jordan Goff slammed a two-run homer to put the Lions on top...
Kulin's game winning hit gives Lions third place in 3A Regional Tournament
Jay Kulin slashed a walk-off two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally Manila to a 5-4 come-from-behind victory over Melbourne, giving the Lions third place in the 3A Regional Tournament Monday afternoon at Harrison...
BIC squeaks by Murfreesboro in state opener
Madison Greathouse threw out a Lady Rattlers runner trying to steal home for the final out of the game preserving a 7-6 win for BIC (22-1) in the opening round of the Class 2A State softball tournament being held in Marked Tree...
Rebels fall in regional opener
Riverside fell behind early and couldn't recover as they fell 10-1 to Walnut Ridge in the opening game of the 2A North Regional baseball tournament this past Friday in Lepanto. The Rebels finished the season with a 14-8 record...
Colts outlast Lions to claim 3A-3 District Championship
Manila and Rivercrest locked horns Monday afternoon in the finals of the 3A-3 District Championship at Rivercrest. It marked the third meeting between the two old rivals this season, with the Lions capturing the first two contests. ...
Lady Mustangs punch ticket to Class 2A State Tournament
Buffalo Island Central got back on the winning track behind the strong pitching performance of Madison Greathouse with a 5-0 victory over Salem Friday night in the 2A Regional Tournament at Lepanto. ...
Lions advance to 3A State Tournament with10-2 victory over Yellville-Summit
Manila scored three runs in the fourth to break a 2-2 tie with Yellville-Summit, and added five more runs in the fifth, to post a 10-2 victory in the first round of the 3A Regional Friday afternoon at Harrison. The victory secured a spot in this week's Class 3A State Tournament, beginning Thursday at Harrison...
Manila Senior signs with Williams Baptist College
Manila Senior Lion Scott Eubanks was the guest of honor Wednesday afternoon on his home court as he signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge...
Lady Lions fall in 3A-3 District Tournament quarterfinals
Piggott ended Manila's softball season Friday afternoon at Corning in the quarterfinals of the 3A-3 District Tournament, defeating the Lady Lions 6-3. Piggott scored four runs in the fifth inning, breaking a 2-2 tie, and held on to advance to this week's regional tournament...