The Sideline: Conway Christian and 7 on 7 tourney; Hendrix basketball camp

CCS has success in 7 on 7 tourney

Conway Christian, the smallest school invited, went 3-4 in stiff competition last weekend in the Southwest Elite 7 on 7 tournament, hosted by Shiloh Christian in Springfield.

The Eagles defeated 7A Har-ber, 6A state champion El Dorado and 5A’s Shiloh Christian. The losses were to state champions from Kansas, Indiana, Oklahoma and Illinois.

“This was a great opportunity for our guys to measure themselves against some awfully good competition and I am proud that we competed very well,” said head coach Michael Carter.

Hendrix host junior day camp

The final Hendrix basketball camp of the summer will be Monday through Thursday, July 28-31.

It will be for boys and girls in grades 4-9 and will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.

Cost is $99 and includes a T-shirt. There will be a $20 discount for each sibling.

Further information can be obtained at


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Hendrix College placed 93 student-athletes on the Southern Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll for the 2016 fall term.

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David Grimes: The history of Conway’s sports facilities

Quite a few people use the wrong name when referring to the city’s original sports center on Lower Ridge Road in east Conway.

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