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Heading to Hot Springs

Mustangs saddle up for 5A final

Posted: March 12, 2014 at 3:55 a.m.

Forrest City’s 6-10 senior center Trey Thompson, an Arkansas signee, finished with 10 points and nine rebounds in the Mustangs’ 65-51 victory over Pulaski Academy on Tuesday afternoon in the semifinals of the Class 5A boys basketball state tournament in Alma.

Forrest City’s 6-10 senior center Trey Thompson, an Arkansas signee, finished with 10 points and nine rebounds in the Mustangs’ 65-51 victory over Pulaski Academy on Tuesday afternoon in the semifinals of the Class 5A boys basketball state tournament in Alma.

Forrest City had to play a lengthy stretch without its best player Tuesday, but the Mustangs’ bench more than made up for it to earn a spot in the Class 5A state championship game.

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Sports, Pages 19 on 03/12/2014

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