The 2017-2018 athletic school year starts today with the Booneville Bearcats and LadyCats hosing an 18-hole golf tournament at Cherokee Creek County Club. Bearcat golfers Austin Baker and Chandler Fritsche have prepared for the season by winning tournaments at Fiana Hills over the summer. The Bearcats and LadyCats are coached by Jake Fennell.

The Bearcats will play at Dardanelle on Aug. 15 before school starts on Aug. 16.