TULSA, Okla. — Dominance on special teams couldn't make up for Arkansas State's deficiencies in the ground game on both sides of the football Saturday.
JONESBORO — Jonesboro didn’t flinch when El Dorado took a 13-point lead midway through the third quarter of Friday night’s 6A-East conference opener at Cooksey-Johns Field.
JONESBORO — Cameron Scarlett threw three touchdown passes, each to a different receiver, and also ran for a score Friday night as Nettleton rolled past Batesville 26-7 in the 5A-East conference opener at Raider Field.
JONESBORO — Seven home games, including a trio of in-state foes, dot the calendar for the 2021-22 non-conference schedule for the Arkansas State women’s basketball team.
JONESBORO — While Arkansas State was suffering through a seven-touchdown loss last Saturday, the Red Wolves’ next opponent was pushing a Power Five foe into the fourth quarter for the second consecutive week.
JONESBORO — Nettleton’s primary method of moving the football remains the running ability of quarterback Cameron Scarlett and running back Koby Bradley, who have combined for 701 yards rushing and eight touchdowns in the Raiders’ 3-0 start.
JONESBORO — Defending Class 4A state golf champions Valley View and Brookland are going back to the state tournament after earning the team titles Wednesday in the 4A-3 conference tournament at RidgePointe Country Club.
PARAGOULD — While the games Valley View won earlier this month won’t put the Blazers in the state football playoffs, those experiences might prove valuable when the score is close in 5A-East conference play.
JONESBORO — Jonesboro celebrated senior night Tuesday with a 25-8, 25-21, 25-19 sweep of Nettleton in 5A-East conference high school volleyball at Don Riggs Hurricane Gym.
JONESBORO — Arkansas State’s depth chart before the first three games did not indicate a definite starter at quarterback, only that it would be James Blackman or Layne Hatcher.
JONESBORO — Five Valley View players had six or more kills Monday as the Lady Blazers defeated Westside 25-18, 25-17, 25-12 in 4A-Northeast volleyball at Blazer Arena.
SEATTLE — Defensive issues surfaced again Saturday for Arkansas State as the Red Wolves ventured to the Pacific Northwest for their first road game of the season.
JONESBORO — Seven home games, including the second home tournament since 1993-94, headline the Arkansas State men’s basketball non-conference schedule under fifth-year head coach Mike Balado.
JONESBORO — A running play seemed likely with Nettleton facing third and goal at the Mountain Home 3-yard line in the final minute of a tie game Friday night at Raider Field.
WALNUT RIDGE — Kai Watson scored three touchdowns, including the game-winner in the fourth quarter, to lift Walnut Ridge to an 18-14 victory over East Poinsett County on Friday night.