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Hartsfield pitches Bulldogs past Wildcats

WHITE HALL — In the midst of a season-defining stretch, the White Hall baseball team saw two of its star players — pitcher Cade Canada and right fielder Chase Bryan — go down with injuries. Faced with that adversity, the cream rose to the top on Thursday in the form of Layne Hartsfield.

De Queen holds off White Hall

WHITE HALL — A battle between two heavyweights in the 5A-South Conference lived up to its potential. Thursday evening, the White Hall Bulldogs (15-7, 10-1) hosted the De Queen Leopards (16-4, 10-0), and heading into the game both teams were tied up at the top of the standings for first place.

WH beats Lakeside, forges first-place tie

HOT SPRINGS — Heading into Tuesday’s thriller of a matchup, the Hot Springs Lakeside Rams held the top spot in the 5A-South standings, but after a solid all-around performance by the White Hall Bulldogs that has changed. After defeating the Rams by the final score of 5-2, the Bulldogs and their head coach Skip Carr now are tied for the spot in the standings and they are deservedly so.

Zebras rout Warriors

LITTLE ROCK — The Pine Bluff baseball team nearly batted around twice in the first inning scoring 11 runs against Little Rock Hall to go on to a 20-0 rout on Tuesday afternoon.

5A Girls: Wildcats rally, pull away from Bruins

HOT SPRINGS — Jerica Bell and LaDajah Scott have rotated as Watson Chapel’s fifth starter during the season based on the other team’s skill set. Bell, a sophomore, would come in to play down low against bigger teams; Scott, a senior, would be out on the court more against smaller, quicker teams.

6A Boys: Zebras defeat tourney host to reach semifinals

RUSSELLVILLE — In the opening round of the 6A state tournament, the defending state champion Pine Bluff Zebras handily defeated Mountain Home by 21 points. The Zebras advanced to the quarterfinals, but that meant that the competition would most certainly be tougher. Thursday evening they looked to repeat their performance from day one.