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Looking for Four

Looking for Four

Staff, Writer

August 16, 2019

The rivalry between Clinton and Heber Springs dates back decades, but 4 years ago it became officially known as Battle of the Little Red.  Battle of the Little Red is the season opener for both teams. This year the game will be held at Heber Springs on September 6, but regardless of the game being he...

CHS Baseball Season Comes to an End

CHS Baseball Season Comes to an End

Kyler Hensley, Editor

May 8, 2019

LINCOLN Ar, Thursday morning at 10 AM Clinton HIgh School baseball played their last game of the year. The baseball team was coming off of a 10 game win streak, and playing the best baseball they had played all year, when an overall bad game hit that ended their season. The Jackets could not do any...

Track Brings Home Two State Championships

Track Brings Home Two State Championships

JoJo Jones, Writer

May 3, 2019

After multiple weather delays and tornado warnings several Yellowjackets came out of the 3A State Meet victorious.      Last year at state the 4x800 received third overall, the 4x400 placed 2nd, and Weston Amos received 2nd by a hundredth of a second (.01). This year the track team came in...

Jackets Find Success at Track

Jackets Find Success at Track

Blake Burgess and Weston Amos, Writer

May 3, 2019

The CHS Track season took several athletes to District Track in Green Forest.  The boys emerged as District Champions while the girls were District Runner-Ups. The track team had several athletes advance to state:     Boys High Jump: 1st Kyle Tobin 2nd Dylan Spillane 5th  Trey Webst...

Clinton Baseball Wins District Championship

Clinton Baseball Wins District Championship

Aaron Hogue, Writer

April 30, 2019

Monday, April 22 the Clinton Yellow Jacket baseball team played their first round of the District Tournament. The Jackets played the 7 seeded Marshall Bobcats. Junior Reid Hensley got the start on the bump against the Bobcats. In the top of the first inning Hensley shut the Bobcats down in order. Then...

Clinton on a Hot Streak to End Regular Season

Clinton on a Hot Streak to End Regular Season

Aaron Hogue, Writer

April 21, 2019

Monday, April 8th Clinton baseball hosted Bergman in a conference doubleheader. Going into  this game Clinton was 7-5 and 4-2 in conference. These were must win games for the Jackets. Senior Aaron Hogue shut down the side in order the first inning with 2 strikeouts. In the bottom half of the inning b...

Baseball District Tournament

Baseball District Tournament

Aaron Hogue, Writer

April 21, 2019

3A-1 East District Tournament By: Aaron Hogue   April 22-26 Clinton will host the 3A-1 East District Tournament. Your Clinton Yellowjackets will be the number 2 seed going into this tournament and are looking to 3peat the District Championship. The Yellowjackets are 14-5 on the season,...

CHS Softball

CHS Softball

JoJo Jones

April 8, 2019

Over the past week the Lady Jackets Softball team moved up another rank in conference with a win over Mountain View. The Jackets are 4-2 in conference and 5-7 overall. The Lady Jackets have one game this week against the Dover Pirates. Goodluck to the Jackets Softball team. On Monday the Lady Ja...

CHS Track

CHS Track

Tania Armas and Blake Burgess

April 3, 2019

CHS Track is geared up and excited about a successful season.  When asked about how practices are going Coach Wilson said, “Chaotic”. Due to weather conditions, practices are cancelled as well as meets. The track team has definitely gotten a late start to the season. Compared to other teams at meet...

Jacket Baseball

Jacket Baseball

Aaron Hogue, Writer

April 3, 2019

Clinton varsity baseball traveled to Harrison Tuesday, March 26 to play conference rival the Valley Springs Tigers. Clinton and Valley Springs have faced off in the District Championship the past 2 seasons. Clinton won both of these meetings. Going into this game the Yellowjackets were 3-4 on the season and 2-2 ...

Jackets Become Bisons

Jackets Become Bisons

Kyler Hensley and JoJo Jones, Writer

March 11, 2019

After a long, thought-out recruitment process, JoJo Jones and Sky Davidson have committed to further their athletic careers at Harding University. When asked about why they committed to Harding Davidson said, “Harding is a great Christian school and I was not only privileged to go there, but also to...

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