Newport awarded 2019 Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Year

Newport awarded 2019 Yarnell's Sweetest Play of the Year

NEWPORT, Ark. (KAIT) - Newport was the site of a celebration Wednesday afternoon. Yarnell’s was in town to award the Greyhounds the Sweetest Play of the Year.

They beat Marion, Greenwood, Little Rock Central, Har-Ber, & Pine Bluff to win the 2019 spoils. Eli Alcorn’s touchdown run on September 27th brought Hound fans everywhere to the Yarnell’s state-wide online vote.

Newport will receive a trophy, a $1,000 check to their booster club, and even more ice cream.

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