The Ouachita Reapers are a semi-pro football team who originally established themselves in Mena, are now playing their first year at their new home in Waldron. The Reapers kicked off their season on March 23 and although they have experienced growing pains, their improvements are noticeable.
Now, getting ready to jump head first into their fifth game of the season, the Reapers are ready to continue showing off their ever-evolving football program. This Saturday, May 11, the Ouachita Reapers will be traveling to Little Rock, Ar to take on Arkansas Xtra who is headed by Erick Nelson. The game will start at 5 p.m. and cost is $5 for adults with kids getting in free.
Doubling as owner and player is Wesley Schuller. Wesley had this to say about the Reapers season so far, “The season has gone about how we expected it to in year one. We are taking our bumps and bruises against teams that are overall bigger and faster than we are right now. We have played four games so far and are looking forward to finishing out the season strong.”