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WEEK 5 PICK’EM POLL

Vernon Tarver

Vernon Tarver

Sports Reporter at NWA Media
Vernon Tarver is a sports reporter for NWA Media. His primary beat is Fayetteville, as well as Farmington and Elkins sports.
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Week 5 Games Rogers High at Rogers Heritage Springdale High at Springdale Har-Ber Bentonville West at Fayetteville Van Buren at Bentonville Cabot at Fort Smith Southside Gentry at Berryville West Fork at Waldron Ozark at Booneville Mountainburg at Lavaca Tennessee at Georgia Texas at Oklahoma State Oklahoma at TCU Louisville at Clemson Seattle at NY Jets Carolina at Atlanta PICK ‘EM POLL Standings Graham Thomas: 43-17 overall, 10-5 last week Henry Apple: 39-21 overall, 11-4 last week Rick Fires: 39-21 overall, 10-5 last week Paul Boyd: 38-22 overall, 10-5 last week Scottie Bordelon: 37-23 overall, 9-6 last week Chip Souza: 36-24 overall, 10-5 last week Vernon Tarver: 36-24 overall, 9-6 last week Mike Capshaw: 32-28 overall, 10-5 last week Rogers High (3-1) at Rogers … Continue Reading ››

Prep Rally #8

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Prep Rally Episode 8, takes a look at football games, Springdale High at Springdale Har-Ber, Rogers High at Rogers Heritage and others big match up this Friday night in Northwest Arkansas. It also take a look back at the 7A state girls golf tournament and ahead to the Chile Pepper Cross Country Invitational.  

Prep Report Class 5A and Below – Week 5

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Mike Capshaw

Sports writer at NWA Media
Mike primarily covers Shiloh Christian as well as Greenland, Huntsville and West Fork.
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Prairie Grove coach Danny Abshier.
Prairie Grove coach Danny Abshier.
Abshier expects Gravette will be toughest opponent yet
Prairie Grove is perfect (4-0, 1-0) heading into Friday’s pivotal 4A-1 game at Gravette, a team Tigers coach Danny Abshier said looks familiar on film.

“It’s the same thing we always see (at Gravette),” Abshier said. “It’s a classy bunch and classic (coach) Billy Harrelson team. He always puts out a good bunch that goes hard and coach Harrelson and … Continue Reading ››

NWA Football Report – Week 5

Scottie Bordelon

Scottie Bordelon

Scottie Bordelon is a sports reporter for NWA Media. His primary beats are Springdale High and Springdale Har-Ber. He is a 2015 University of Arkansas graduate.
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NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Kyler Williams (3) of Springdale celebrates a touchdown with teammates Elaiu Andrike (71) and Calob Reed (51) against Rogers Heritage Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
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Kyler Williams (3) of Springdale celebrates a touchdown with teammates Elaiu Andrike (71) and Calob Reed (51) against Rogers Heritage Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
Springdale High Clarks talks Williams' legacy

Tuesday evening, Bulldogs coach Zak Clark took a moment to reflect on … Continue Reading ››

Kyler Williams named Athlete of the Week

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Mike Capshaw

Sports writer at NWA Media
Mike primarily covers Shiloh Christian as well as Greenland, Huntsville and West Fork.
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Even before Saturday night’s tragic event, there was little debate over who deserved to be named the ARPreps.com Athlete of the Week.NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES ‚Ä¢ @NWATONYR Kyler Williams (3) of Springdale celebrates a touchdown with teammates Elaiu Andrike (71) and Calob Reed (51) against Rogers Heritage Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale. NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES ‚Ä¢ @NWATONYR
Kyler Williams (3) of Springdale celebrates a touchdown with teammates Elaiu Andrike (71) and Calob Reed (51) against Rogers … Continue Reading ››

Southside 23, Conway 20 (With Stats)

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Walter Woodie is a social studies teacher at Southside High School in Fort Smith and a high school prep historian. A native of Pine Bluff, he has been covering high school sports in Arkansas since 1984 … while he was in high school.

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After opening the seasons with big losses to Springdale Har-Ber and Greenwood, the Southside Mavericks have bounced back in a big way with consecutive wins, including a 23-20 7A-Central opener against Conway Friday night. The Mavericks (2-2, 1-0) used a late third quarter touchdown to take the lead and the defense did the rest, never allowing the Wampus Cats to cross midfield in the final quarter to get the win. Brandon Ulrich, who has played sparingly this season, led the way with the game-winning 20-yard touchdown run with 54 seconds left in the third quarter. Ulrich led Mavericks in receptions with 4 … Continue Reading ››

FULL BOX: PEA RIDGE 50, GENTRY 21

Chip Souza

Chip Souza

Sports Editor at NWA Media
Chip Souza is the sports editor of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. His primary beat is Benton County schools. He is a native of East Texas with more than 30 years of sports writing experience in Texas and Arkansas. He has earned numerous writing awards in both states.
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FULL BOX Clinton 45, Greenland 0

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Sports writer at NWA Media
Mike primarily covers Shiloh Christian as well as Greenland, Huntsville and West Fork.
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Box Score — Siloam Springs 24, Sheridan 21

Henry Apple

Henry Apple

Henry Apple is a veteran sports reporter for the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. His primary beat is Bentonville, as well as Gravette and 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.
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Box Score — Bentonville West 42, Van Buren 14

Henry Apple

Henry Apple

Henry Apple is a veteran sports reporter for the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. His primary beat is Bentonville, as well as Gravette and 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.
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