After leading the Bearcat baseball team for the past two seasons, Coach Scott Wright has stepped down as Mena's baseball coach. Wright will continue his duties of leading the Mena Ladycats Basketball team.
It was announced by Mena Public School's on Thursday, June 27, that Matt Sandifer will take the helms of Mena's baseball program. Along with leading Mena Baseball, Sandifer will serve as the Defensive Coordinator for the Sr. High Football team while also assisting with the Jr. Bearcats.
"I am very excited to be apart of the Mena Bearcats, and I am anxious to get to work," said Sandifer.
Sandifer also noted, "I was very impressed with the facilities at the baseball stadium."
"I look forward to meeting all the kids and getting to work with them on building a winning program."
This past season the Bearcats Baseball team went 6-16.