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Seth McKinzie
21
Feb
2019

Gravette Softball Seniors – The Fantastic Four

By: Seth McKinzie This feature on Gravette High School Softball is brought to you by:  WOMEN’S HEALTH ASSOCIATES – https://www.whanwa.com/ 500 SE Plaza Avenue Bentonville, Arkansas 72712 The Gravette Lady Lions softball team has experienced an enormous amount of success. Among two straight 4A semifinal appearances, tons of press, and a lot of lofty expectations...
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17
Feb
2019

How to Sponsor/Donate to Lion Lettermen

By: Seth McKinzie First of all, if you are reading this site you are part of the LL Family and a huge reason why LL has made it this far. The success of the whole “Lion Lettermen effort” has truly been a humbling experience and speaks to the support of the Gravette community and the...
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07
Feb
2019

LL Update

By: Seth McKinzie HOOPS Tomorrow night marks the last regular season game for the Lions and Lady Lions basketball teams. The squads head over to the east side of I-49 to face Pea Ridge. The Blackhawks have both teams enjoying stellar seasons and the task ahead for Gravette’s boys and girls will be daunting. On...
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04
Feb
2019

Riding with Big MO – Lions and Lady Lions Look to Bust into Postseason

By: Seth McKinzie On Friday, the Lions and Lady Lions traveled down to Farmington and came away with a split. The Lions defeated the #3 ranked Cardinals and the Lady Lions gave the Farmington girls all they could handle until the final buzzer. The win for the Gravette boys was the first time Farmington had...
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24
Jan
2019

The BEST Ever – An Unsettled Debate

By: Seth McKinzie A few days ago LL posed the question of the best football player to come out of Gravette High School during each decade the sport has been played at GHS. There are seven decades from which to choose and that is a lot of time and players. The tendency people have is...
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10
Jan
2019

Final Thoughts on College Pursuits for Young Athletes

By: Seth McKinzie Some final thoughts on the LL mini-series “How Do I Get My Child a Scholarship?” are necessary. As many readers know, LL has been around almost 30 years of Gravette sports. In that almost-three decades span there have been quite a few very good players come through. Still, with the “quite a...
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09
Jan
2019

Friday Night – Come for the Chili, Stay for the Orange Out

By: Seth McKinzie On Friday night the Lady Lions and Lions host HUGE conference games when Pea Ridge comes to town. So, how does a Gravette fan top seeing some exciting hoops action? Glad you asked. The answer is clearly chili and orange clothing. Huh? Oh, LL forgot to give you the details. On Friday,...
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07
Jan
2019

Dear LL – How Can I Get My Child a Scholarship? Pt. 2

By: Seth McKinzie In case you missed Part 1, you can find it here *Just click the word “here”* LL addressed a few of the questions that are asked by well-meaning parents who wonder whether or not their son or daughter is college athlete material. The answers to these questions are certainly not meant to insult...
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06
Jan
2019

Dear LL – How can I get my child a scholarship? Part 1

By: Seth McKinzie Due to this question being asked to LL quite a bit during the course of a year, it seemed to be a topic that could be addressed on the site. LL is absolutely not an expert at giving advice but does have a decent grasp on this topic. Due to the amount...
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31
Dec
2018

2019: The Year of…the Lady Lion?

By: Seth McKinzie A few years ago, LL was emcee’ing the athletic banquet and made a comment that went something like this: “This team (GHS Lady Lions) made me excited to watch girls basketball.” Coach Will Pittman gave LL a bit of grief over the remark, and that was justified, but it is something worth...
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