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Friday, Apr. 18, 2014
Rebels down Marked Tree in big conference win (04/15/14)
Devon Austin gave up a run in the top of the first inning and then kept the Marked Tree batters off balance with a nice mix of curve ball and fast balls as Riverside posted a 4-1 win in a key 2A-3 conference game this past Friday in Lake City...
Rebels stay hot with three conference victories (04/15/14)
Riverside won for the ninth time in 10 games with a crucial 4-1 victory over Marked Tree in 2A-3 conference baseball action Friday afternoon at Lake City. Devon Austin (3-2) earned the win, firing a complete game six hitter. The junior right hander struck out nine, walked two, while giving up just one unearned run...
Lions run win streak to six with 11-0 victory over Hoxie (04/15/14)
Manila picked up its sixth straight victory, demolishing Hoxie 11-1 in 3A-3 baseball action Thursday afternoon at Manila. The Lions improved to 6-4 overall and 4-2 in conference play...
Two Lady Lions sign at Dyersburg State (04/15/14)
Two senior Lady Lions, Deven Burrow and Emily Cook, signed a letter of intent on Thursday to play college basketball for Dyersburg (Tenn.) State Community College. The Manila High School team members were honored with a special signing ceremony in the gymnasium with family and friends...
Bradey Woodall invited to attend Elite 80 basketball camp (04/15/14)
Bradey Woodall led the scoring in two of the three games he participated in at the Scouts Focus Elite 80 Showcase Camp held in Overland Park, Kan. The Manila eighth grade athlete was invited to attend the camp in March. He was one of only three eighth graders to attend the prestigious basketball camp. The other participants were ninth grade through high school...
Greathouse fire two no-hitters (04/15/14)
Buffalo Island Central remained unbeaten on the season, picking up three more victories in 2A-3 softball action last week. The Lady Mustangs swept a double-header Thursday afternoon over Cross County, defeating the Lady Thunderbirds 13-0 in the opener before taking the nightcap 15-0. BIC finished the week with a 4-0 shutout of McCrory Friday afternoon at Monette...
White holds on for win in Senior Classic action (04/08/14)
The Blue team made a late charge but the White team stood firm as they escaped with a 93-90 win in The Sun Senior Classic played Sunday in Jonesboro. The Blue team had Byron Scales of EPC, Daniel Rucker of Marked Tree and Reed Weber of Rector and the White squad had Caleb Waugh of Riverside, A.J. ...
White rolls to big win in Sun Senior Classic (04/08/14)
Four area players scored in double digits to help the White squad down the Blue squad in The Sun Senior Classic held this past Sunday in Jonesboro. The White used a big fourth quarter to blow open a close game and win 91-74...
Lady Mustangs stay unbeaten with 8-0 win over Riverside (04/08/14)
Madison Greathouse fired a two-hit shutout to lead Buffalo Island Central to an 8-0 whitewash of Riverside in senior girls softball action Tuesday afternoon at Lake City. ...
Manila sweeps Rivercrest in area baseball action (04/08/14)
Manila scored twice in the third inning and held on for a 2-1 victory over rival Rivercrest to complete a two-day sweep of the Colts in 3A-3 conference baseball action Tuesday afternoon at Manila. The Lions rallied Monday afternoon for a come from behind 5-3 win over Rivercrest...
Rebels go undefeated in Xtra Innings Classic (04/01/14)
Larry Tilley blasted a game winning RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift Riverside to a 3-2 victory over the Wynne Junior Varsity Saturday afternoon in the Xtra Innings Classic at Nettleton High School. The victory, coupled with wins Thursday and Friday, gave the Rebels a perfect 3-0 run through the tournament...
Lady Rebels post three wins in area softball action (03/25/14)
Riverside picked up three wins on the softball diamond last week, shutting out Rector 6-0 Monday at Lake City, pounding East Poinsett County 10-2 Tuesday at home, and handling Walnut Ridge 7-4 Wednesday afternoon before dropping an 8-5 decision Thursday at Marmaduke...
Rebels break out big bats to club Marmaduke and Cross County (03/25/14)
Riverside scored eight times in the second inning and went on to pound Marmaduke 13-3 in 2A-3 conference baseball action Thursday afternoon at Lake City. The Rebels began the week crushing Cross County 13-0 Tuesday afternoon at Cherry Valley...
Lady Lions fall twice in conference softball action (03/25/14)
Manila dropped a pair of 3A-3 conference softball contests last week, losing 10-8 to Piggott in eight innings and 9-3 to Corning. Makalia Beck ripped a two-run double in the top of the seventh inning to help Piggott rally from an 8-6 deficit, sending the game into extra innings. The Lady Mohawks plated two more runs in the eighth to pick up the win...
Lady Mustangs stay unbeaten in softball action (03/25/14)
Buffalo Island Central remained unbeaten on the year with a 13-6 victory over Marked Tree in 2A-3 softball action Thursday afternoon on the road. Madison Greathouse banged out three hits, scored three times and drove in a run while picking up the win on the mound as the Lady Mustangs improved to 4-0 overall and 1-0 in league play. ...
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