A look at the NWADG's staff picks for Week 7:

Screen Shot 2017-10-12 at 10.02.21 PM WEEK 6 PICK’EM POLL RESULTS AND STANDINGS

Henry Apple — 12-3 last week, 71-19 overall

Graham Thomas — 10-5 last week, 70-20 overall

Paul Boyd — 9-6 last week, 68-22 overall

Scottie Bordelon — 7-8 last week, 68-22 overall

Mike Capshaw — 8-7 last week, 65-25 overall

Chip Souza — 6-9 last week, 64-26 overall

Rick Fires — 7-8 last week, 62-28 overall

Alex Nicoll — 6-9 last week, 57-33 overall

NWA Fall Sports Notebook: Week 7

  Rogers High Cross Country The Mounties and Lady Mounties have similar issues as they head down the home stretch of the season, coach Carlton Efurd said.<br><br> Both teams have a solid top three runners, but are still searching for a consistent fourth and fifth to compete at the top of the top of the conference and state.<br><br> "My top three girls are doing great," Efurd said. "But we've gotta  close the gap between three, four and five if we're going to compete with the Bentonville's and Fayetteville's of the world."<br><br> Freshman Ali Nachtigal, along with teammates Emily Efurd and Anna Jeffcoat have been solid … Continue Reading ››

Division I Football Report: Week 7

Screen Shot 2017-10-11 at 1.30.34 PMSpringdale Har-Ber

Quick rebound needed following first loss

Har-Ber coach Chris Wood will be the first to say it: turnovers can be a killer in the 7A-West.

Through the first five weeks of the season, the Wildcats had protected the ball perhaps better than any team around. Har-Ber had just four turnovers in those five games – three games with zero miscues – but Friday in Bentonville, the Tigers forced four turnovers, leading to its 24-21 upset of the state’s top-ranked team.

Though Har-Ber has just eight turnovers … Continue Reading ››

Bentonville volleyball players honored for career milestones

Golden Ball Athletes often get caught up in looking at their own personal statistics, but that's not the case for Bentonville's Emma Palasak and Baylee Barganier.<br><br> Both passed career statistical milestones earlier this year — Palasak for 1,000 kills and Barganier for 1,000 assists — and didn't even know it. <br><br> They were honored Tuesday night  for their achievement and presented with golden volleyballs in a surprise ceremony prior to the Lady Tigers' volleyball match at Tiger Arena.<br><br> "They had no idea it was coming, very humble, very excited," Bentonville coach Michelle Smith … Continue Reading ››

Pea Ridge’s Winn wins Athlete of the Week

Pea Ridge senior running back Drew Winn literally ran away with this week's ARPreps.com Athlete of the Week honors.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Pea Ridges' Drew Winn runs the ball against Siloam Springs Tuesday August 22, 2017 during a scrimmage at Blackhawk Stadium.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Pea Ridges' Drew Winn runs the ball against Siloam Springs Tuesday August 22, 2017 during a scrimmage at Blackhawk Stadium.
Winn rushed 20 times for a season-high 313 yards and 4 touchdowns — including runs of 80 and 62 yards — in … Continue Reading ››

Prep Volleyball Notebook: Week 7

VBstandings Springdale Har-Ber The two teams with the longest active win streak in the 7A-West meet Tuesday in Wildcat Arena. Har-Ber rolls into this week following a pair of wins last week, including one against conference-leading Bentonville at home. It is the second consecutive season Har-Ber has beaten a nationally ranked team on its home floor. “I knew we’d be young this year with different people, different personnel,” Har-Ber coach Shyrah Schisler said. “We may not be very big, but we’ve found ways to play big. You want to keep getting better and … Continue Reading ››

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