Mountainburg continues to roll while Cedarville grabbed a split at Green Forest this week.


The Lady Dragons improved to 6-0 overall an in 2A-4 Conference play with a pair of routs Tuesday at Eureka Springs.

Mountainburg won both games 15-0 with the first ending in three innings and the fourth concluding in four.

Sophomore Chesney Lovell combined both games with 18 strikeouts (10 in the second game) and didn’t give up any walks or hits in either game.

Lovell helped her own cause in the second game as she went 3 for 3 with three runs scored and an inside-the-park home run.

In the first game, Tianna Barton was 2 of 3 with two runs scored. Tia Carpenter was also 2 of 3 with a pair of runs, but both hits were doubles.


The Lady Pirates defeated Mulberry 12-4 before Spring Break and split with Green Forest to win two of its last three games.

Green Forest won the first game 6-5, but Cedarville (2-7) rallied back to clinch the nightcap 12-8.

Kendra Coughran won the second game for Cedarville.

Madi Swaim had nine RBIs combined in both Green Forest games. Malia Hernandez and Shanda Brown scored four runs each.