With Wynne in Their Rear View Mirror Crimson Lions Look Forward to Championship Game

              Photo of War Memorial Stadium Football Field

The McClellan Crimson Lion football team (10-3) has done it again - fighting its way back to a championship game this Saturday against the  Pulaski Academy Bruins (13-0).  The game will take place Saturday, December 2, 6:30 p.m. at War Memorial Stadium.  The community is invited to come out to support the Lions in person and to leave messages of support via social media, using #GoCrimsonLions.  All LRSD high school football teams and cheer squads are encouraged to wear their respective schools' gear and cheer uniforms (if available), and attend the game as well, in a massive display of district-wide support.(#LRSD1Rock).  

Check out the bracket below to see how the Lions arrived to this point.

  Football Championship brackt from Arkansas Activities Assoc. website.  Link to actual bracket posted on this page beneath photo

5A Championship Bracket

Meantime, in other McCllelan news, we are proud to announce that this month's LRSD Athlete of the Month, Crimson Lion football standout, Tommy Crumpton, was also named recipient of the James Street Award! 

The award  recognizes a football player who demonstrates outstanding sportsmanship toward teammates, coaches and opponents.

Crumpton joins elite company that includes Dominique Scott of Parkview, who recieved the inaugural award, named in honor of a late Texas quarterback, in 2014.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photo by Dem Gaz's Jeremy Muck of of Tommy Crumpton, James Street Award Winner
Photo by Jeremy Muck/Ark-Democrat Gazette