The 10th-ranked West Memphis Blue Devils flexed their muscle and made a serious opening statement Friday night, shutting out the Forrest City Mustangs 39-0 at Hamilton-Schultz Field.
The Forrest City Mustangs feel right at home on West Memphis’ Meadowbrook golf course.
Tuesday’s preseason win over Pine Bluff Dollarway certainly went a long way in making Forrest City’s game-opening preparation for West Memphis much smoother.
Forrest City made it two in a row Tuesday, beating Pine Bluff Dollarway 24-8 in a preseason benefit game played at Pine Bluff.
The Calvary Eagles are already 2-0 for the season in eight-man football.
After the first three days of summer football drills, the Forrest City Mustangs are definitely farther along than at this same point a year ago.
By the time students return to classes on Aug. 18, the Forrest City Mustang golf team will already be five matches into the 2008 season.
New football coach Brian McDermott believes there is an enormous amount of untapped talent at Palestine-Wheatley — enough to lure the former assistant coach away from Hazen.