Arkansas High School Basketball - Mena tops ParisDecember 7, 2018: Paris, AR 72855
Mena Bearcats/Ladycats (Mena, AR) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad knock off the host Paris Eagles (Paris, AR), 78-65 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Mena upgrades its record to 5-3 on the campaign. The Bearcats/Ladycats travel to Hope (Hope, AR) to play the Bobcats in a 4A Region 7 bout on Tuesday, December 11. The Bobcats come into the bout with a record of 2-3. Hope won 60-43 in their recent non-league battle against Daingerfield (Daingerfield, TX)
The Eagles (7-5) will now prepare for their battle against Atkins (Atkins, AR). The Red Devils come into the 3A Region 4 battle with a 3-3 record. In their last battle, Atkins beat Two Rivers (Ola, AR), 75-49, in a league battle.