Heber Springs junior girls fall to Warhawks

HEBER SPRINGS – Mount Vernon-Enola blew open a close game by outscoring Heber Springs, 18-2, in the third quarter to claim a 37-21 victory in junior girls play at the Panther Den.

Heber Springs jumped out to a 9-7 lead after the opening quarter as Taylor Parker had a pair of field goals, Jovie Smithson a 3-pointer and Baleigh Burchfield and Annalyse Wilson each hit one-of-two from the free-throw line.

The Warhawks outscored the Panthers, 8-4, in the second quarter to take a 15-13 lead in the break.

HEBER SPRINGS SCORING (21): Taylor Parker 4, Jovie Smithson 7, Baleigh Burchfield 3, Annalyse Wilson 1, Ada Choate 4, Haven Downs 2.

MOUNT VERNON-ENOLA SCORING (37): A. Gilbert 21, J. Rodgers 3, A. Ralston 9, R. Ralston 5.




Heber Springs opens season with win over Mount Vernon-Enola

HEBER SPRINGS – Heber Springs outscored Mount Vernon-Enola 14-8 in the third quarter and that proved to be the difference in a 40-35 victory for the Panther junior boys basketball team.

The War Hawks led 14-7 at the end of the first quarter and 20-18 at the half, but two 3-pointers by Rhett Herring and one by Samuel Bush helped fuel a third-quarter comeback.

HEBER SPRINGS SCORING (40): Seth Dudeck 9, Liam Buffalo 11, Jacob Haskett 6, Ty West 5, Rhett Herring 6, Samuel Bush 3.

MOUNT VERNON-ENOLA SCORING (35): Brockington 14, Wolfe 2, Rogers 9, McClelland 3, McNair 5.

Mount Vernon-Enola tops Heber Springs in 7th-grade girls action

HEBER SPRINGS – The Heber Springs seventh-grade girls basketball team lost its opener to Mount Vernon-Enola, 29-4, on Thursday night.

Mount Vernon-Enola led 21-3 at the half.

Sophie Joyner paced Heber Springs with two points as all of the Panther points came from the free-throw line, where they were 4-of-10.

HEBER SPRINGS SCORING (4): Sophie Joyner 2, Mackenzie Lozeau 1, Carly Holland 1.

MOUNT VERNON-ENOLA SCORING (29): R. Ralston 6, K. Henderson 2, L. Sullivan 4, C. Gilbert 5, E. Simpson 8, L. Clark 2, B. Smith 2

Heber Springs opens seventh-grade season with win

HEBER SPRINGS – The Heber Springs seventh-grade boys basketball team opened its season with a 21-3 victory over Mount Vernon-Enola.

Heber Springs led 17-3 at the half and were paced by Josiah Riggs’ 9 points.

HEBER SPRINGS SCORING (21): Samuel Bush 8, Josiah Riggs 9, Tanner Graham 1, Landon Brown 2, Bryson O’Neill 1.