Posts Tagged ‘Ferrell’
July 7, 2011 by wcobserver
By Brent Harrison FAYETTEVILLE – Despite the summer break from school, area athletes and a pair of hometown coaches brought their competitive natures out of hiding last week. Jared Johnson, Sarah Sagely, Logan Genz and Tessa Mesplay of West Fork and Jordan Larkan of Greenland took part in the 56th Annual High School All-Star games at the University of Arkansas. From the West Fork coaching staff, Rodney Selph served as a West assistant in the football game. David Ferrell served as head coach of the West boys basketball team. Johnson and Sagely took to the floor at Bud Walton Arena in the basketball contests and Genz showcased his talents on the turf at Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Larkan manned the hot corner for the West squad at Baum Stadium during the baseball game, and Mesplay, a member of the award-winning West Fork cheerleading squad, was in action during the basketball and football contests. Johnson, who plans to attend John Brown University, pulled down seven rebounds in his 13 minutes of action in what he termed a pretty enjoyable experience. “It was a lot of fun to get to play with athletes of this caliber,” Johnson said. “This was an awesome experience …Read More...
June 25, 2011 by wcobserver
For David Ferrell, athletic director and boys basketball coach at West Fork, no one knows when, or if, he’s reached the midpoint of his chosen career path. But this past season – his 25th in the business – seems like a good time to look back on some of what he’s accomplished.Read More...