Let the Races Begin

March 29, 2012

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By: Zach Leonard       Ava track season gets underway with high hopes for another successful season. Ava is returning a lot of experienced runners from last year, and has a good leadership core of seniors out for the team...

“Let’s Play Ball!”

March 29, 2012

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“Let’s Play Ball!” By: Jessie Eubanks             “Let’s play ball!” The grass is green, the baselines have been manicured, and the boys have begun heading out to the field for practice. The Bears...

Cheer and Dance Teams 2012-2013

March 21, 2012

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By:  Rebecca Shields              You have seen them at all games cheering for our Ava Bears with their sparkly poms, new uniforms, big bows, and pretty smiles! They are the Ava Cheer Squad and a new batch of stud...

Ava Bears Golf Season Underway

March 21, 2012

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By:  Zach Leonard      Ava Bears golf is getting underway, and this season should be a competitive one. Ava lost their one state qualifier last season in Cody Heriford, and they also lost Matthew Irby and Seth Miller....

Basketball Boys Wrap Up Season at Districts

March 14, 2012

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By: Jessie Eubanks             After a great season and another Conference title, the Bears entered the District Tournament hoping to make their way into Sectionals. They started the tournament playing the Cabool...

Ava Lady Bears Finish Season

March 8, 2012

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By:  Zach Leonard             Ava started Districts off right with a win over Mountain Grove. Ava took a lead early, and with the help of Jorie Garrett Ava had a 12 point half time lead. Ava’s Payton Lakey and...

District Hopes Still Alive

February 9, 2012

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By: Zach Leonard           After winning five straight games Ava headed to face the Conway Lady Bears. Ava handled the Bears easily, winning by the score of 53-39. After the win over Conway, our Lady Bears had their...

Bears Beat Wolves In Double Over-time

January 30, 2012

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By: Jessie Eubanks             With a record of 5-7, the Bears traveled to Reeds Spring hoping for a win Tuesday, January 17th. They came close to exceeding their goal of scoring a 50-point game, coming out on top...

Bears Get Busy at the Blue and Gold Tournament

January 24, 2012

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By:  Jessie Eubanks        Christmas break was a busy time for the Bear’s basketball team. Coming in every morning, excluding Christmas Day, they prepared for their upcoming tournament. On December 26th, they trave...

Ava Lady Bears Hope to Keep Win Streak Alive

January 20, 2012

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By:  Zach Leonard       The Lady Bears are on a roll. They have won five games in a row including two Conference wins and a third place overtime win in the Lebanon Tournament. Ava played in the Lebanon Tournament over...

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