Subscribe to Sports RSS feed


Sheridan places five on AHSCA all-star rosters

CONWAY — Five Sheridan athletes lead the Arkansas High School Coaches Association All-Star rosters, announced Wednesday by the Arkansas Activities Association. The games, which feature only seniors, will take place at the University of Central Arkansas.

Lady Cardinals Go Unbeaten

The Arkansas Lady Cardinals ninth- and 10th-grade basketball team went unbeaten in the Mother’s Day Midnight Madness tournament, defeating Magnolia in the championship game. Team members include: bottom row from left, Jada Scott, Amber Weatherspoon, Timesha Cole, Diamond Brown and Kyaira Jackson; standing from left, coach Yolanda Scott, Jermia Frazier, Kyra Brice, Kiarra Barnes, coach Demetrice Nelson, Sana Ragland, Paeton Penland, Kia Barnes, Keirria Brice, coach Claude Parker and coach Charles Weatherspoon. (Special to The Commercial)

Cardinals Dominate

The Arkansas Cardinals 10th-grade basketball team of Pine Bluff won the Elite Youth Basketball tournament in Dallas, held May 1-3. The Cardinals defeated the Arkansas Spartans 77-72, Dallas Ballers Association 82-69, Hoop Hunter Hustlers 88-78, M.G. Ballers 73-64 and the Oklahoma Rebels 77-71. Tyriq Goodwin, the tournament MVP, averaged 17.2 points per game and had 34 points and 15 rebounds against Oklahoma. Pictured: Bottom row from left, Devontae Dilworth, Cadarious Baggett, Corey Hawkins Jr. and Caleb Parker; top row from left, Devonta Harkless, Jonathan Harris, Goodwin, Cameron Bennett, Trey Williams and Kuron Brown. (Special to The Commercial)