De Queen Area Sports

Pre-season training
Gizelle Gomez practices ball control during a pre-season training session of the De Queen girls soccer team. The season opener is set for Feb. 27 at De Queen.

Feb 1, 2017, 12:32

Two more points
Elizabeth Denson scores for the De Queen junior girls in their win over visiting Texarkana. The Cubs have home games on Feb. 6 and Feb. 9 before the conference tournament begins Feb. 11. For more on area basketball, please see the Feb. 2 edition of The De Queen Bee.

Feb 1, 2017, 12:28

No home games Friday
Sevier County basketball teams will head south Friday night to meet blended conference opponents.
The De Queen senior high squads will travel to Texarkana to face Arkansas High.
Horatio has a shorter trip. The Lions will be in Ashdown to play the Panthers.

Jan 12, 2017, 12:09

Cubs take 2 from Lakeside
The De Queen junior high basketball teams swept Lakeside Jan. 9 at Leopard Arena. The girls game was close; the boys game was not.
In the girls contest De Queen went four for four at the foul line in the last 100 seconds to pull out a 34-31 decision.
De Queen won the boys game 39-19. It was close for a half, but the Cubs broke it open in the third quarter.
The Cubs are set to travel to Kirby Jan. 16 and return to Leopard Arena to take on Ashdown Jan. 19.
To read the complete article, please see the Jan. 12 edition of The De Queen Bee.

Jan 12, 2017, 12:07

Tournament cancelled
Due to predictions of bad weather, De Queen's junior high basketball tournament has been cancelled.

Jan 6, 2017, 11:36

De Queen tournament to begin Jan. 7
The annual Winter Invitational junior high basketball tournament will begin Saturday, Jan. 7 at De Queen with early morning games at both Leopard Arena and the old rock gym.
The opening girls game will be Kirby and Nashville at 8 a.m. at the arena.
Horatio will face Blevins at 8 a.m. in the rock gym in the boys opener.
The Horatio girls will play immediately after the boys. Their opponent will be Blevins as well.
The De Queen boys will face Pleasant Grove at 11:45 a.m. in the arena.
The De Queen girls will meet Ashdown at 3:30 p.m. also in Leopard Arena.
In the second round, all games will be played in the arena. Second round games will be played Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday games will be in the Upper Division and Thursday’s the Lower Division.
All finals will be Saturday, Jan. 14. The Lower Division girls game will start at 4 p.m. The Lower Division boys will follow at 5:15, Upper Division girls at 6:30 and Upper Division boys at 7:45.

Jan 5, 2017, 12:09

Contact sport
De Queen's Hanna Murry meets determined resistance from the defense as she attempts to score against Magnolia. Murry battled for 11 points in the Lady Leopards' 44-31 win. For more on De Queen basketball please see the Dec. 22 edition of The De Queen Bee.

Dec 21, 2016, 15:15