Rebels fall to Manila in Gerald Jennings semifinals
RIVERSIDE NOTCHES KEY CONFERENCE WINS OVER EARLE AND MARKED TREE
Staff Manila pulled away from Riverside in the second half of Thursday night's Gerald Jennings semifinal matchup to post a 62-47 victory, advancing the Lions to Saturday night's title game against Valley View...
Lady Rebels split pair of conference tilts
Riverside's Lady Rebels slipped past Earle 49-44 Monday night on the road before being tripped up 47-43 at the hands of Marked Tree Thursday night at Lake City in a pair of 2A-3 conference clashes...
Blazers subdue Lions to claim Gerald Jennings Tournament title
Valley View used its superior height advantage to fend off a determined Manila team en route to the 2014 Gerald Jennings Tournament championship, defeating the host Lions 75-58 Saturday night at the Lions' Den...
BIC boys remain undefeated in conference play
LADY MUSTANGS DOUBLE UP EPC 70-35
Buffalo Island Central remained unbeaten in league play, posting a pair of 2A-3 conference victories in senior boys basketball action last week...
Nettleton outmuscles Lady Rebels to take home Gerald Jennings title
Playing two strong 5A teams on consecutive nights proved too much for Riverside, as the Lady Rebels came up short in their bid to capture the Gerald Jennings Invitational Tournament title Saturday night at Gosnell...
Valley View edges Riverside 39-37 in Jennings junior girls finals
Valley View survived a last second three point attempt by Riverside to hold on for a heart stopping 39-37 victory to claim the junior girls championship in the annual Gerald Jennings Invitational Basketball Tournament Saturday night at Gosnell...
Bay knocks out Riverside in Williams Baptist semifinals
Colton Watson poured in a game high 25 points to lead four Yellowjackets in double figures in Bay's 80-64 victory over Riverside in the semifinals of the Williams Baptist College Tournament Wednesday night at Walnut Ridge...
Lion Basketball Roundup
Hughes broke open a tight game in the fourth quarter to close out a 77-63 victory over Manila Monday night in the Lions Den. Myles Lee led the Blue Devils with 17 points while Marlon Warren added 15 more. Hughes led 28-24 at the half and took a 47-43 lead into the fourth quarter before outscoring Manila 20-10 in the final frame...
Lady Mustangs capture fifth straight White County Tourney title
Buffalo Island Central's Lady Mustangs claimed their fifth consecutive White County Central Basketball Tournament Championship with a 61-28 thumping of Southside Bee Branch Saturday night in Judsonia...
Mustangs lose heartbreakers in Hurricane Classic
Buffalo Island Central found the going tough in last week's Barry Pruitt Hurricane Classic, dropping three games including a pair of heartbreak losses...
Baseball has long been America's favorite pastime. Town baseball teams drew large crowds in the 1940s. This Manila team was the People's Drug Store team about 66 years ago. The Manila ball field was located where Farmers Market is today...
Injury plagued Lady Lions drop consecutive games
Injuries continued to mount for the Manila Lady Lions, who were already playing without the services of junior starting forward Lauren Woody. Senior Kailen Shelton suffered a knee injury during Manila's 53-49 loss at the hands of Gosnell Monday night at home. ...
Rebels, Mustangs post victories during holidays
Austin Pike pumped in 23 points while teammate Seth Eatmon chipped in 20 more, powering Buffalo Island Central to an 80-51 victory over Crowley's Ridge Academy in 2A-3 conference play Tuesday night at Paragould...
Timberwolve tandem torches Lions in 85-65 defeat
Cedar Ridge rode the one-two scoring punch of juniors Austin Reeves and Cade Crabtree as the visiting Timberwolves rolled over Manila 85-65 in senior boys basketball action Tuesday night at Manila...
Manila Cheerleaders on their way to Disney World
Ten Manila Cheerleaders will be joining over 800 cheerleaders from 40 states to participate in the 2014 Disney Park Frozen Christmas Celebration. All American Nominee Cheerleaders Kayley Collier, Caitlin Holt and Madison Barnett, and all American Cheerleaders Morgan Carter, Callie Cater, Halie McCallie, Sahara Jacobs, Kylie Henderson, Jenna Benson and Micah Lancaster will be leaving Dec. ...