After a few weeks away from the ARPreps.com Tweet of the Week spotlight, Pea Ridge's Jakota Sainsbury has returned with a bullet.
Sainsbury was a regular tweet of the week winner back when he was throwing touchdown passes for the Blackhawks' 4A state runner-up football team. He even became the first back-to-back tweet of the week winner back on Dec. 12. did make a few appearances here and there throughout basketball season, but the junior hadn't put out any tweets — that caught our eye anyway — that were worthy of the top spot.
He doesn't play basketball, so perhaps that … Continue Reading ››
With the Arkansas Activities Association released the classification reports for the 2018-20 cycle, the next question on people's minds will be how does this affect the conferences in upcoming years.
Sports Reporter at Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Henry Apple is a veteran sports reporter for the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. His primary beat is Bentonville and Bentonville West, as well as topics that include state schools and the Arkansas Activities Association. During the spring, he handles high school track in Northwest Arkansas. He is a lifelong Arkansas resident.
Here's one man's shot in the dark on how things will shape up, under the AAA's current classification system. The following alignments are for football only.
No schools moved in or out, so there will be no changes.
Say hello to newcomer Sylvan Hills, and say goodbye to Texarkana.
With this change, I think it will be safe to say that Little Rock Hall will move to the 6A-West and takes Texarkana's … Continue Reading ››
Sibling shenanigans is the topic of this week's ARPreps.com Tweet of the Week. Springdale Har-Ber's do-everything track athlete Olivia Stumbaugh celebrated National Siblings Day by sharing a video of big sis Payton Stumbaugh, a four-time All-American sprinter at the University of Arkansas, apparently attacking her screaming lil' sis with bacon grease.
Hopefully, it wasn't hot outta the fryin' pan. On a side note, research has shown bacon grease, when used as a perfume, may help attract boys: Continue Reading ››
Shiloh Christian's Lia Enos lived a sophomore experience most enjoy: Getting a driver's license.
However, Enos' enjoyment quickly came crashing down when her first day driving resulted in her first automobile accident. For her hard-luck, bittersweet day — and for sharing it on social media — Enos earned ARPreps.com's Tweet of the Week honors:
Elkins' Colten Vaught, who's always an entertaining person to follow on Twitter, had two tweets worthy … Continue Reading ››
Okay first time driving with my license today and I get rear ended at a stop light... my luck😂😂😂— Lia Enos (@lia_enos) March 30, 2017
Springdale High’s Layne Hutchins becomes our first back-to-back winner of the ARPreps.com Tweet of the Week (disclaimer: and it’s not just because we had lunch together.)
It’s also the first time we’ve had two tweets take the honor, but as readers will see below, both tweets together is what makes Hutchins extra lucky on St. Patrick’s Day.
Here’s the first …
And the second …
Be sure to find me in the halls today ladies ;) 🍀 pic.twitter.com/Jk5O8dNhxG— Layne Hutchins (@laynehutchins4) March 17, 2017
The sign payed off 😂🍀 pic.twitter.com/XYYtRYAEHX— … Continue Reading ››