Blytheville forfeits two wins, result shakes up 5A East standings

Blytheville forfeits two wins, shakes up 5A East standings

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The 5A East standings look a lot different today than after Friday’s games.

According to an email from the Arkansas Activities Association, Blytheville self-reported a ineligible player that competed in four games (August 31 - Osceola [win], September 7th - West Memphis [loss], September 14th - Marion [loss], September 28th - Nettleton [win]).

The Chickasaws forfeit two wins, including a conference win vs. the Raiders.

As a result of the forfeiture, the Chicks are now 3-5 overall, 3-2 in 5A East play. Nettleton is now atop the conference and 8-0 on the season. Osceola is now 7-1 on the season.

Current 5A East Standings

1. Nettleton (5-0)

T2. Batesville (3-2)

T2. Blytheville (3-2)

T2. Wynne (3-2)

T2. Valley View (3-2)

T2. Forrest City (3-2)

T7. Greene County Tech (0-5)

T7. Paragould (0-5)

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