Lunney announced his retirement as head coach and assistant athletic director, less than two months after the Tigers won their second consecutive Class 7A state championship at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. He made the announcement — first to his coaching staff, then to his players — Monday afternoon at the Tiger Athletic Complex.Bentonville’s 24-21 state championship victory over Fayetteville in December capped a 10-year … Continue Reading ››
Previous Rank: 1
Record: 10-5; Conference: 4-0
Last Week: W, 52-45 at Springdale; W, 63-30 vs Rogers
This Week: at Heritage, Fayetteville
Bentonville is winning by an average margin of 22.8 points in 7A-West play, with the Springdale game the only victory decided by fewer than 15 points. The Tigers will round out the first half of conference play with games against three probable playoff teams, but … Continue Reading ››
Previous Rank: 1
Record: 13-5; Conference: 5-0
Last Week: W, 62-46 vs Har-Ber; W, 49-30 at Heritage
This Week: Rogers, at Bentonville
Fayetteville just keeps rolling. The Lady Bulldogs have won three of their last four games by double digits and should finish the first half of conference play 6-1, at worst. It’s becoming more and more apparent how much depth and athleticism the team has. … Continue Reading ››
Cadi Stair won the individual title, while fellow Springdale divers Anna Spaulding and Julia Chandler finished third and fourth, respectively, to pave the way for Springdale to take home the team title. The trio had already qualified for the state dive meet prior to the weekend.
The Springdale swim team competed at Hendrix on Saturday and recorded 19 personal bests. Senior Lauren Lamaestra won the 100 backstroke.
The Bulldogs will compete in the Bentonville Invitational at the Jones Center on Thursday.
Springdale coach Brad Stamps was whistled for a technical at a key juncture with less than three minutes left, then the game was momentarily halted as a Springdale trainer was escorted off the bench.
On the court, Tevin Brewer scored 20 points as Northside locked up a big 58-50 home victory in … Continue Reading ››
It was the fourth straight win for the Lady Bears (18-1, 4-1), while shorthanded Springdale (10-8, 1-4) dropped its fourth in a row. The Lady Bulldogs were without their starting backcourt of junior Kierra Lang (ankle) and senior Ja'Vonda Daniels (flu) for the second straight game and couldn't overcome an early 15-4 Northside lead.
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It was the first time Springdale High pulled even with Bentonville all night. Malik Monk made sure it was the last.
Monk finished an alley-oop dunk with authority moments later, then came up with a steal and threw down a reverse, double-clutch jam on the next possession to quiet the Springdale fans and put Bentonville back in command.
That short spurt sparked the Tigers to … Continue Reading ››
Taylor was efficient on the offensive end and provided a lift for the Lady Tigers (11-6, 2-2), who had to play the final three-plus quarters of their 47-45 loss to Springdale in the Neosho (Mo.) Holiday Classic without her after an injury.
Madison Brittain and Jordan Martin each added 13 for Bentonville, which shot 51 percent.
Springdale (10-7, 1-3) struggled mightily on offense without its starting backcourt of junior Kierra Lang (ankle) and senior … Continue Reading ››