The 01 Arkansas Matrix 12 & under team came in 3rd Place out of 17 teams in the 12 & under Class “A” Mizuno Ark-LA-Tex Tournament held in Shreveport, La. on May 23.
Members of the team include, front row left to right Claudia Benning of Prattsville, Payton Freeling of Greenbrier, Madison Stokes of Bryant, Rylie Hamilton of Cabot, Gianni Hulett of Bryant. Back row left to right, Meagan Chism of Bryant, Kayli Pennington of Pottsville, Sophia Hampton of Pottsville, Jaylen Mallard of Jacksonville, Hallie Siems of Stuttgart. Not Pictured are: Assistant Coaches Clay Siems , Clay Hamilton, Richard Weaver and Head Coach Jack Hulett. The team is sponsored by: Tip Top Sports & Fitness, Shoe Carnival Inc., Dennis Holt of U.S. International Media, Duffield Gravel, Blackstone Construction, Soulter Construction, Tanner Veterinary Hospital, Morrilton Abstract Co, Inc., Maus Implement Co., Beacon Tire, Keeton International LLC., Eric Markle of Fat Daddy’s Bar BBQ, Bibler Lumber, Modern Woodman Insurance, Baker Refrigeration, Cbay Trading & Loan, Professional Mortgage Co., Jim Carruth of Poultry Specialties Inc., Kent & Glenna Dollar Company CPA,. World Wide Weapons.