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<p><strong>All Star Cheerleader Carley Wooldridge</p>

All Star Cheerleader

Jun 28, 2016 4:48pm

Carley Wooldridge of Booneville cheered for the West at the annual Arkansas High School Coaches Association All Star basketball and football games Thursday and Friday night at the Farris Center...

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Jun 27, 2016 12:13pm

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<p><strong>Stellar career ends.</strong> Booneville pitcher Ashdon Ross delivers a pitch to the plate during the Lady Cats’ state tournament game against Bald Knob last Friday in Norphlet. Third baseman Hannah McClung (left) and shortstop Whitney Tatum (right) stand ready to field their position. Ross finished with 263 strikeouts for the season as the Lady Cats finished the year 22-6 after a loss to Bald Knob. (Photo by Chuck Hayes)</p>

Errors Costly In State Quarterfinal Game

May 17, 2016 4:24pm

Having won their first state tournament game in several years with a win against Manila last Thursday, the Booneville softball team next faced the top-ranked team — not just in the classification...

State Tournament Loss To Parkers Chapel Ends Lady Rattler Season

May 17, 2016 4:24pm

The Magazine Lady Rattlers saw a runner tagged out at the plate to end the first inning, then would have only one base runner the rest of the day against Parkers Chapel in a 10-0 Class 2A state...

<p style="text-align:center;"><strong>The 2016 Class 3A Region 1 Champion Booneville Bearcats (photo by Cassie Rongey)</strong></p>

Drought Over For Bearcat Baseball

May 10, 2016 12:57pm

The Booneville Bearcats were looking to end the school’s decade long state tournament drought and they did so with a tournament qualifying first round win over Elkins in the Class 3A Region 1...

<p><strong>Close call.</strong> Magazine first baseman Austin Phillips snags a throw from a teammate to record an out against Hector’s Cody Day Friday. Phillips had a key single in the ninth inning of the Rattlers’ 5-4 win.</p>

Rattlers Reach West Region Finals

May 10, 2016 12:55pm

Randon Baumgartner threw a complete game three-hit shutout against Bigelow to get the Magazine Rattlers into the Class 2A state tournament and he picked up a win in relief to get the Rattlers to...

Lady Cats Come Up Short In Regional Final

May 10, 2016 12:55pm

After completing their unbeaten run through the 4-3A, the Booneville softball team set a course for the regional tournament in Atkins last week.

Behind consecutive no-hitters by Ashdon Ross...

Lady Rattlers Punch State Tourney Ticket

May 10, 2016 12:53pm

Surviving against Bigelow Thursday, the Magazine Rattlers won the game they had to win in the Class 2A West Regional tournament hosted at the school.

The Lady Rattlers were shut out in the...

<p><strong>Putting the shot.</strong> Ethan O’Bar won the shot put at the Class 3A state track meet last week with a toss of 46’ 2”.</p>

O’Bar Wins Shot Put At State Meet

May 10, 2016 12:53pm

On the day of the Conference 3A-4 meet in Paris, Ethan O’Bar was asked if he thought he would win the shot put event in the meet to be held in Paris.

O’Bar responded he had his eyes on the...

<p><strong>Up and over</strong>. Magazine’s Aubrie Davis was second in the pole vault in the Class 2A state track meet last week.</p>

Davis Second In State Pole Vault; All State For Lady Rattlers

May 10, 2016 12:53pm

The Lady Rattlers finished in the top 10 at the 2016 state championships at England last week as Aubrie Davis was named All State.

Davis, a junior, won the silver medal with a personal...

<p><strong>Tracking it down.</strong> Freshman right fielder Michael Hesson has a bead on a fly ball against Hacktt Tuesday. Hesson made the catch in the Bearcats’ 12-0 win over the Hornets.</p>

Bearcats Pound 2A-4 Champs

May 03, 2016 11:48am

If Booneville was to complete an outright Conference 3A-4 title it had to wait until this week to do so.

The Bearcats were scheduled to wrap up the conference season in Paris Friday but the...

<p><strong>Turning two</strong>. Magazine third baseman Randon Baumgartner steps on third base and prepares to throw to first to complete a double play in the sixth inning of a game against Lavaca last week.</p>

Rattlers Win 2A-4 Tournament

May 03, 2016 11:48am

The Magazine Rattlers didn’t exactly come into the Conference 2A-4 tournament on a tear—the had lost twice earlier in the week to Class 4A and 3A teams but on Saturday Shaeffer Loyd and Randon...

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