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The Hoxie Mustangs rolled up over 550 yards of total offense in a 38-0 rout of the Paragould Rams on Friday night at Paragould.

The Walnut Ridge Bobcats came up short in a high-scoring shootout with the East Poinsett County Warriors Friday night at Lepanto. EPC handed the Bobcats’ their first loss of the season, 46-36.

The Westside Warriors survived a late comeback attempt by Hoxie to defeat the Mustangs 21-19 Friday night in Jonesboro. The loss snapped Hoxie’s 25-game regular-season win streak.

Walnut Ridge’s Kai Watson rushed for 172 yards and four first-half touchdown as the Bobcats routed the Cave City Cavemen 48-12 in senior high football action Friday night at Cave City.

The Walnut Ridge senior high volleyball team went on the road and defeated 3A Northeast Conference opponent Bald Knob on Aug. 30. The Lady Cats won in three sets, 25-12, 25-5, 25-4.

Kayden Glenn scored both of Hoxie’s touchdowns in the Mustangs’ 14-6 win over the Trumann Wildcats in the first game of the 2022 football season.

Walnut Ridge’s Walker Ward and Kai Watson combined for over 300 yards rushing as the Bobcats defeated the Highland Rebels, 32-22, in the opening game of the 2022 football season Friday night at Sexton Field.

The Walnut Ridge senior high volleyball team defeated Salem in four sets, 25-20, 23-25, 25-17, 25-16 on Thursday at Terry Belcher Gymnasium.

Joe Clayton, a recent homeschooled graduate, signed to play basketball for Williams Baptist University on April 29 at WBU. He has also signed to play in the Williams worship band.

Walnut Ridge’s Kel Slusser delivers a pitch during the 3A-2 Regional Baseball Tournament on Friday at Walnut Ridge. The Bobcats saw their season end with a 2-1 loss to Rose Bud in the first round on Friday.

Hoxie’s Chloe Prater lays down a bunt against Newport in first-round action at the 3A-2 Regional Softball Tournament on Friday at Walnut Ridge. The Lady Mustangs won the game, 10-9, to earn a spot in the state tournament. After falling to Pangburn in the semifinals, Hoxie bounced back to def…

Hillcrest catcher Molly Emison keeps her eye on a ball hit by a Calico Rock batter during the 1A-2 Regional Softball Tournament. Hillcrest lost to the Pirates, 9-6, in the first round on Thursday at Marked Tree. The Lady Screamin’ Eagles ended the season with an 8-10 record.

Avery Anderson of the Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcats catches a fly ball during the 3A-2 Regional Softball Tournament last week at Walnut Ridge. The Lady Cats’ season ended with a first-round loss to Pangburn, 6-1, on Friday.

Coming to the United States to study at Hoxie High School for his senior year gave Guillermo Cabello many new experiences, including playing football for the first time.

Garrison Doyle of Walnut Ridge puts the ball in play against Piggott on Thursday. Walnut Ridge defeated the Mohawks, 14-1.

Walnut Ridge’s Maddie Burris makes a play during the Lady Bobcats’ doubleheader sweep of Piggott on April 19. Walnut Ridge defeated the Lady Mohawks by scores of 14-2 and 13-3.

Claire Blackburn, a player with Hillcrest’s 7-8 year old summer ball league, sets to catch the ball during the Hillcrest vs. Bradford game held on Monday. Blackburn is the daughter of Justin and Mandy Blackburn.

Ty Flippo and Jayden Hollister of Walnut Ridge High School have been selected to play in the Sun Senior Classic, a high school all-star event featuring senior basketball standouts from area schools.

The Williams baseball team split a four-game series with the Iowa Wesleyan Tigers on Thursday and Friday in Walnut Ridge. The Tigers swept Thursday’s doubleheader, while WBU won a pair of games on Friday. The Eagles are now 12-8 on the season.

The Walnut Ridge Bobcats had their basketball season come to a close Sunday night with a 61-51 loss to the Dumas Bobcats in the 3A state quarterfinals at Harrison.

Walnut Ridge High School senior Holly Berry signed to play volleyball at Crowley’s Ridge College on March 1 at the Terry Belcher Gymnasium.

The Sloan-Hendrix junior boys basketball team won the 2A-2 District Tournament. The junior Greyhounds defeated Melbourne 54-48 in the finals on Saturday at Newark. This is the third consecutive season the Sloan-Hendrix junior boys have won the district tournament. Over the past three seasons…