This Week in APSD Athletics: October 17-22
Arkadelphia Athletics

DISTIRCT TOURNAMENT ACTION FOR SENIOR HIGH VOLLEYBALL kicks things off this week as the Lady Badgers will look to qualify for the 4A State Tournament at the 4A-West District Tournament in Mena. Arkadelphia will play Malvern Monday at 5:00 p.m. and the winner will play the 3-seed Fountain Lake Cobras. Arkadelphia must win both matches today to qualify for the state tournament. If the Lady Badgers win two on Monday, they'll return to Mena Tuesday for the semifinals and then again Thursday for either the championship or consolation match.

THE 7TH GRADE BADGER FOOTBALL TEAM will end its season tonight at Nashville. The Badgers have had a successful season with game wins over Malvern, Fountain Lake, Hot Springs, Texarkana and Nashville and have also had good showings in the three jamborees in which they have participated. Kickoff for tonight's season finale at Scrapper Stadium is 5:30.

IT'S ASHDOWN WEEK FOR THE BADGER JUNIOR AND SENIOR HIGH TEAMS. The 8th and 9th grade Badgers will face the Panthers on Thursday in Arkadelphia and the varsity teams will play Friday in Ashdown. The 9th-grade Badgers will look to move to 8-0 on the season Thursday night. The varsity badgers are coming off of a Homecoming heartbreaker to Mena Friday night.