The Lady Jacket soccer team is off to a solid start with a 5-0 victory over Hamburg in a benefit game and a 2-2 tie against Hot Springs. The Sheridan girls' and boys' soccer teams will be in action again on Tuesday, as the Yellowjackets host Lake Hamilton. There will be four matches: JV girls, JV boys, varsity girls, varsity boys. Action begins at 4 p.m. Let's support our Jackets! (Photo/graphic credit: Stan Hancock)
Below are Sheridan High School boys' track highlights/results from yesterday's meet at Texarkana: 100m- Isaiah Owens finished 4th 200m- Isaish Owens finished 2nd 400m- Colten Hansen finished 6th 800m- Shane Dobson(6th), Max Allen (8th) 1600m- Cooper Barnes-6th, and Daniel Brown 7th 110 Hurdles- Nathan Uptagrafft finished 2nd (15.65) and Hunter Sredin finished 5th (16.47) 300 Hurdles- Nathan Uptagrafft 1st place with Hunter Sredin finishing 2nd 4x800 team finished 4th Long Jump- Isaiah Stephens finished 2nd Triple Jump- Nathan Uptagrafft finished 6th Shot Put- Josh Walker finished 2nd
Congratulations to Yellowjacket sophomore Skylar Sterritt who broke the Sheridan school record in the 100-meters Thursday at the Roy “Doc” Walker Relays at Texarkana (Ark.) with a time of 11.96. #YJNation
The Sheridan Intermediate School fifth grade chess team came in second place in the junior high ARESC Regional Spring Chess Tournament this week. This team was the youngest group at the tournament, playing against junior high teams from neighboring schools. Bella Klinedinst placed second overall for individual players. Congratulations to this team and their sponsors, Sherri DeSoto and Amy Casey! #YJNation
The Sheridan High School chess team finished in third place at the ARESC Regional Spring Chess Tournament. Sophomore Gavin Goldman tied for second place for individual players. Congratulations to the team and their coach, Ray Selph! #YJNation
The Sheridan School District is hiring! Check out all our job opportunities and apply online: https://www.sheridanschools.org/page/job-opportunities. #YJNation
It's Game Day! Our Lady Yellowjackets play Greenwood in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs. Tip off is 4 p.m. at Searcy High School. Go Lady Jackets! #YJNation
The Lady Yellowjackets play Greenwood on Tuesday in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs. Tipoff will be at 4 p.m. at Searcy High School. Tickets are available online via GoFan. The accompanying QR code links to the site where tickets may be purchased. Go Lady Jackets!
Today, the Sheridan High School Choirs attended the Regional Choral Performance Assessment in Hot Springs. Both choirs under the direction of Marcia McConkie received SUPERIOR ratings in their performances and will be advancing to the state competition in April! They were accompanied by Jeremy Wayne on piano with special guests, Mr. Gregg Scott on djembe and SHS senior, Luka Brown on flute.
The Yellowjacket boys closed out their home schedule with a 69-42 victory Tuesday over Texarkana at Yellowjacket Arena. Senior Hank Singley, getting the start on Senior Night, made the most of it, racking up 13 points in the first quarter and 20 in the game to lead the way. Senior Addison Reynolds hit his first-ever 3-pointer in a conference game with 1:38 left, just before Coach Joe Scott took all the seniors out of the game to applause. All four Sheridan seniors played and scored. The Jackets are 14-14 overall and 3-12 in 5A-South play. They will play their season finale tomorrow (Thursday) in a make-up game at Texarkana. #YJNation
Congratulations to the Sheridan Lady Jackets for their 59-36 Senior Night win over Texarkana last night. Sophomore Lilly Reid led the Lady Jackets with 23 points, while senior Kayden Porter had 14, and senior Emma Goodman had 13. All Sheridan seniors played and scored. Sheridan (20-8 overall, 11-4 in conference) plays a make-up game tomorrow at Texarkana. The Lady Jackets will be the No. 4 seed in the state tournament next week, playing a first-round game Tuesday against Greenwood. The game will be at Searcy High School and begin at 4 p.m.
Last night was Senior Night for our graduating Yellowjacket girls and boys basketball, cheer and dance team members. Congratulations to you all! You have represented Sheridan well and we know you'll do great things! (See the SSD Facebook page for individual photos) #YJNation
National Guard recruiters, Braden King and Caleb Hobson, collaborated with Mrs. Rich’s food production classes this week. The classes were tasked to make MREs (meals ready to eat) gourmet like. The students had about 30 minutes to complete their meals. The recruiters and Mrs. Rich judged the plates on presentation and taste. The students did amazing and want to thank the National Guard for this opportunity.
Let's send our seniors out in style! It's Senior Night at Yellowjacket Arena as Sheridan plays Texarkana. There is no JV game tonight. Senior Night activities begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by varsity girls, then varsity boys. Let's go Jackets!
Students in the JAG program at Sheridan High School participated in mock interviews where they practiced answering interview questions with local employers. Thank you to the community partners who helped interview the students and gave them real-world experience and feedback: RoofConnect - Angie Roberts, Brandi Phillips and Nathan Ware; FirstTrust Home Loans - Renee Harris and Britnie Carlise; and People's Bank - Jessica Brown.
United States Senator Tom Cotton visited with the entire eighth-grade class at Sheridan Middle School today. Senator Cotton was greeted by members of the SMS Student Council and members of administration and school board. The SMS band played as students filled the cafeteria. Senator Cotton spoke to the students about government, the importance of being engaged in your community and voting, and offered a few "life tips" or advice. He then opened the program for questions and stayed afterward for all who wanted their photo made with the Senator to do so. Thank you to Senator Cotton for taking time from your day for the visit! The students enjoyed it! #YJNation
Sheridan soccer, baseball and softball each have upcoming benefit games. Digital tickets for all three benefit games are available at the following link. Fans should be aware that this is the ONLY WAY to purchase baseball tickets for Conway Station and the suggested way for Soccer in our stadium and softball at Yellowjackets' home facilities. Link for digital tickets: https://sheridan.hometownticketing.com/embed/all
Proof that Yellowjackets do indeed fly! (More pics to come from the Jackette dance team's Guy-Girl Dance.) #YJNation
The Yellowjacket boys fought hard, but eventually lost 63-53 to the Benton Panthers Friday night. Benton is currently ranked No. 1 in class 5A by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Gutsy game, Jackets!
Congratulations to the Sheridan Lady Jackets for their 58-47 win over Benton Friday, sweeping both games with the Lady Panthers this year!