Jimmy Carter: 135-45 overall, 9-6 last week
Henry Apple: 129-51 overall, 10-5 last week
Paul Nielsen: 126-54 overall, 9-6 last week
Chip Souza: 126-54 overall, 8-7 last week
Vernon Tarver: 122-58 overall, 9-6 last week
Rick Fires: 120-60 overall, 8-7 last week
Graham Thomas: 114-66 overall, 9-6 last week
Paul Boyd: 114-66 overall, 8-7 last week
Andrew Hutchinson: 112-68 overall, 9-6 last week
Fayetteville (10-2) at Bentonville (10-1)
CONSENSUS: Bentonville (5-4)
Jimmy Carter: Bentonville
Henry Apple: Bentonville
Paul Nielsen: Fayetteville
Chip Souza: Fayetteville
Vernon Tarver: Bentonville
Rick Fires: Fayetteville
Graham Thomas: Bentonville
Paul Boyd: Bentonville
Andrew Hutchinson: Fayetteville
Fort Smith Southside (8-4) at Springdale Har-Ber (10-1)
CONSENSUS: Har-Ber (9-0)
Star City (9-3) at Prairie … Continue Reading ››
Springdale Har-Ber handed coach Sandy Wright her 500th career victory with a 58-44 win over Van Buren on Saturday. It was the season-opener for Har-Ber, which placed three players in double figures.
Wright hopes to build another winner at Har-Ber after losing eight seniors from a team that finished 20-10. Three of those players were starters, including forward Bailey Schalk and guards Paige Redmond and Carlye Bohannon, who are both playing in college this season. Schalk was a three-year starter who decided not to continue her basketball career in college.
Caroline Hornor and Brynn Braswell are the two seniors … Continue Reading ››
Continue Reading ››
Senior guard David Carachure added eight points for Springdale (2-0), one of four players to score eight or more. But he really made his mark on the defensive end, holding Mountain Home go-to guard Howie Wehmeyer, who scored a game-high 15, to just four points in the second half, denying the ball and playing the passing lanes for steals or playing great one-on-one defense when Wehmeyer did … Continue Reading ››
The reason was simple.
“Coach (Erin Gatling) made it strong enough to where I thought that I could take it off and play without it,” said Lang, who has battled patella injuries the last two years. “Once I let let loose with that, I really got to get into rhythm and get confidence back.”
Lang’s quickness was evidence. So was her confidence, especially when she hit a corner 3-pointer with 1:39 left that put Springdale up for good as it clawed out a 54-47 home win over Mountain … Continue Reading ››
Tyler Blackston scored on a 37-yard pass play with 1:07 left to play to give Har-Ber a 20-17 victory over Conway at Wildcat Stadium. Har-Ber (10-1) advanced to the state semifinals at home against Fort Smith Southside, which surprised Cabot 35-25.
Blackston also scored on a short touchdown run for Har-Ber, which fell behind 17-13 to Conway in the fourth quarter. Har-Ber regained the lead oN its final drive of the night, when Blackston scored on a pass over the middle from … Continue Reading ››
Continue Reading ››
KICKOFF 7 p.m.
RECORDS Pulaski Robinson 9-2. Pea Ridge 9-2.
BETWEEN THE LINES Pea Ridge running back Zaine Holley has rushed for over 1,600 yards in the Blackhawks ground-oriented attack. … Pea Ridge will rotate quarterbacks Cole Wright and Jakota Sainsbury, who are combining for around 125 yards passing a game. … Bradley Beavers leads the Blackhawks’ defense in tackles with over 140. … A Pea Ridge victory would mark the third time in the last four seasons that the Blackhawks have won 10 games. … Pea Ridge is riding a four-game winning streak. … Robinson … Continue Reading ››
Previewing Fayetteville at Bryant.
Hornet … Continue Reading ››