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LONOKE FOOTBALL | Rabbits need to win to make playoffs

Oct 22, 2014 12:41pm

Lonoke’s post-season hopes will be tested against two of the teams tied atop the 2-4A conference standings, starting this week at Central Arkansas Christian.

Doug Bost’s team is 2-5 overall...

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Lonoke’s Darian Young attempts a three-pointer against Heber Springs in the regular-season finale at the Gina Cox Center on Feb. 14. Young hit six three-pointers in the Jackrabbits’ win over Stuttgart on Saturday. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Jackrabbits to face defending champion Apaches in first round

Mar 06, 2014 10:30am

The Lonoke Jackrabbits are back in the state tournament for the first time since 2009. They will play defending Class 4A state champion Pottsville in the first round today at 2:30 p.m. at the Gina...

Lonoke’s Jarrelyn McCall is fouled against Heber Springs during the Lady Jackrabbits’ win over the Lady Panthers on Feb. 14 at the Gina Cox Center. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Lady Rabbits, Star City renew rivalry in state tourney

Mar 06, 2014 10:29am

When the Lonoke Lady Jackrabbits play Star City in the first round of the state tournament today at 4 p.m. at the Gina Cox Center, it will be a matchup between familiar foes playing on one of the...

Making the play

Mar 06, 2014 10:28am

Lonoke Jackrabbits second baseman Cody Martin throws out a runner against Cabot last week in a benefit scrimmage game at the Lonoke Ball Park. Also pictured is shortstop Christian James. (Photo by...

Hunter education class is March 29

Updated: Mar 27, 2014 10:47am

An Arkansas Game and Fish Commission hunter education class will be held March 29 at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Carlisle from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.

The course is free and open to...

Lonoke’s Darian Young makes a move to the basket against Stuttgart. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Stuttgart knocks off Jackrabbits in semifinals

Feb 27, 2014 1:34pm

MARIANNA — The Lonoke Jackrabbits came up short of making the finals of the 4A-2 district tournament with a 65-61 loss to Stuttgart in the semifinals last Thursday.

Lonoke led 50-46 after a...

The Lonoke Lady Jackrabbits are the 2014 4A-2 district tournament champions (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Lady Jackrabbits return to top of 4A-2, win district tourney

Feb 27, 2014 1:31pm

For the first time since 2010, the Lonoke Lady Jackrabbits are the queens of the 4A-2 district tournament.

Lonoke beat Heber Springs 45-37 in the championship game Saturday night at Marianna...

Lonoke’s Amanda Sexton makes a move the basket against Heber Springs on Friday. She was not called for traveling on the play. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Lady Rabbits avenge loss to Heber Springs

Feb 20, 2014 6:01am

The Lonoke Lady Jackrabbits handed Heber Springs its only 4A-2 conference loss of the season Friday night, beating the Lady Panthers 61-43 on Friday night in the regular-season finale at the Gina...

Blake Mack, with friends and family, celebrate after he signed his National Letter of Intent with Arkansas State University during a ceremony at the Gina Cox Center last week. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Mack signs with ASU

Feb 13, 2014 6:01am

For the first time in 19 years, a Lonoke Jackrabbits football player has signed a National Letter of Intent with an NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision school.

Lonoke receiver Blake...

Lonoke’s Eboni Willis grabs a rebound before scoring against Stuttgart earlier this season at the Gina Cox Center. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Lady Rabbits avenge loss to Clinton

Feb 13, 2014 6:01am

The Lonoke Lady Jackrabbits improved to 19-6 overall and 11-2 in 4A-2 conference play with a 46-40 win over Clinton on Tuesday at the Gina Cox Center.

The win avenged an earlier loss at...

Lonoke’s Fabio Araujo passes the ball during the Jackrabbits’ win over Southside Batesville two weeks ago. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Jackrabbits get 20th win by beating Clinton

Feb 13, 2014 6:01am

The Lonoke Jackrabbits improved to 20-4 on the season with wins over Newport and Clinton this week.

The Jackrabbits beat Clinton 63-39 on Tuesday at the Gina Cox Center. On Monday, Lonoke...