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Coach lives dream of playing professional ball

Coach lives dream of playing professional ball

Sports, Video January 23, 2012 at 2:39 PM 0 comments

From the time he was young, Coach Steve Leonard always enjoyed working hard and pushing himself to his limits. “I was told I was too short to play basketball,” Leonard said. “So I just had a point to prove to everybody that a little guy could go play something andRead More

Searcy Lions win against LR MeClellan; 41-14

Searcy Lions win against LR MeClellan; 41-14

Sports November 19, 2011 at 12:15 AM 0 comments

The Searcy Lions won their first playoff of the season against LR MeClellan, with the score 41-14; Bumping their winnings to 9-2. 41-14 may look like something easy to achieve, but the Lions seemed to make quite a few mistakes according to Coach Tim Harper. “We’re a lot better thanRead More

Football players suffer injuries during the season

Football players suffer injuries during the season

Sports November 14, 2011 at 2:25 PM 0 comments

Searcy had a really great football season this year, but during every football season comes challenges.  The football team was faced with the challenge of injuries amongst some of their key players this year. With so many players injured, many players stepped up to take the place of the injuredRead More

Lions finish season with victory over Bombers

Lions finish season with victory over Bombers

Sports November 8, 2011 at 3:02 PM 0 comments

For their final game of the 2011 season, the Searcy Lions football team traveled north to take on the Mountain Home Bombers in a conference match-up. With a victory, the Lions could seal up a guaranteed home playoff game in the first round and, assuming a victory there, a secondRead More

Season’s end stirs emotions at senior night

Season’s end stirs emotions at senior night

Sports, Video November 4, 2011 at 8:33 AM 0 comments

    As Senior Night came and went, many emotions were stirred up when the seniors began to realize that their year was coming to an end. Senior band members, cheerleaders and football players, were all recognized on the track that night. Senior Corey Webb reveled in the atmosphere. “MyRead More

Senior night of season features fans in black

Senior night of season features fans in black

Opinion and Blogs, Sports November 3, 2011 at 1:34 PM 0 comments

Comentary And so the time finally arrived.  It was now time for the last regular season home football game.  The “Jungle Crew” knew that they had to do something to show their support but yet also show their dismay at this being the last home game in the season. ItRead More

Lions undefeated at home in 46-21 win

Lions undefeated at home in 46-21 win

Sports October 31, 2011 at 1:16 PM 0 comments

The Searcy Lions entered the game against Little Rock Hall Friday, Oct. 28, with one goal in mind—to go undefeated at home. It was a nail-biting first half, but the Lions broke the game open in the second half and scored touchdowns on three Hall turnovers to get the 46-21Read More

Searcy takes down conference leader Jonesboro

Searcy takes down conference leader Jonesboro

Sports October 24, 2011 at 1:40 PM 0 comments

  As the 2011 football season nears its end, the Searcy Lions seem to be picking the right time to play their best. They took on the conference leader Jonesboro last Friday night in an away thriller.  They went into the game as nine point underdogs, but showed that theyRead More

Searcy Lions win against Jacksonville Red Devils

Searcy Lions win against Jacksonville Red Devils

Sports, Video October 19, 2011 at 1:53 PM 0 comments

The Searcy Lions inproved their record to 5-2 with a win, at home, against the Jacksonville Red Devils on Oct. 14. Quarterback Dezmond Stegall rush for 1-yard touchdown and completed a 20-yard touchdown pass to Cam Woodruff. “The run and pass were both there,” Stegall says. “We put the rightRead More

Lions win homecoming game, 46-34

Lions win homecoming game, 46-34

Sports October 3, 2011 at 7:27 PM 0 comments

   Homecoming festivities and game  against the Parkview Patriots was Sept. 30 ended with the Lions coming out on top 46-34. The Lions were up at halftime, then a few muffled kickoffs and fumbles let the  Patriots lead the store with 9 points. Running back Antwan Arnold, Camdon Woodruff, andRead More