KEY PLAYERS MF Salvador Gonzalez (Jr.), MF Jose Vega (So.), GK Andres Aldaco (Jr.)
TOP NEWCOMERS Hiereberto Razo (So.)
THE SKINNY The Red’Dogs have a good portion of last year’s conference title and state runner-up team back and are gearing up for another deep run in the state playoffs. Beeler says a number of players on the roster are ready to step in and fill the void left by departed seniors. Competing for conference title is goal No. 1, and making a run at a state title is within reach as well. Beeler says his … Continue Reading ››
THE SKINNY:The Lady War Eagles returns a few with varsity experience, after losing in the state tournament quarterfinals a year ago. But they have a new coach. Skye Stover spent the past two seasons as the head girls soccer coach at Texarkana. Stover said he has an abundance of attackers, which means figuring out the defense … Continue Reading ››
LAST YEAR'S FINISH: Finished 12th at the Class 7A state meet, scoring 9.5 points.
KEY PERFORMERS: Maddi Ware (Sr.), Meredith Lakis (Sr.), Belen Guzman (Jr.).
TOP NEWCOMERS: Tayonna Wilson (Soph.), Nicole Morrison (Sr.).Kaitlyn Craft (Soph).
THE SKINNY: Wilson is the fastest female athlete Heritage has ever had, Shaw said. She will be busy in the sprints and horizontal jumps.Wilson set the 200 meter school record in the conference meet as a freshman, but didn't qualify for the state meet. Ware could push to 3200, after running the 800 and mile last season. Morrison moved from Eureka Springs and could be … Continue Reading ››
LAST YEAR"S FINISH: Finished seventh in the Class 7A state meet with 27.5 points.
KEY PERFORMERS: Liam Alderson (Jr.), Josh Palacios (Sr.), Kyle Fairchild (Jr.), Javier Hernandez (Sr.), James Parker (Sr.).
TOP NEWCOMERS: Jacob Thompson (Sr.), Adolfo Hertado (Soph.).
THE SKINNY: Alderson made the finals in the 110 hurdles at the state meet as a sophomore and could contend this year. He's also making strides in the 300 hurdles, as well. Thompson moved from Green Forest and did well in the 800 meters at the indoor state meet. Hernandez, Parker and Thompson have given Miles reason to be excited about … Continue Reading ››
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Hannah Martin of Rogers celebrates clearing the ball at 5 feet, 7 inches for a new state record in the high jump Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, during the 5A-7A State Indoor Championship … Continue Reading ››
KEY PLAYERS Aryn Scoggins (Sr.), P Cearra McPherson (Jr.), Brooklyn Morgan (Sr.), Chloe Wheeler (Sr.)
THE SKINNY Expectations for Har-Ber this spring are to build off of last season and become more and more competitive in each game this year. Consistency is a priority for Larry Lawson’s club. He will need big outings from junior pitcher Cearra McPherson on a regular basis and offensive production from seniors Aryn Scoggins, a Crowder signee, Brooklyn Morgan and Chloe Wheeler. Lawson feels there are a number of seniors on the roster that can contribute and keep Har-Ber … Continue Reading ››
THE SKINNY Ashlee Friend’s Lady Red’Dogs are largely a young group, but have a handful of juniors and seniors ready to contribute and provide leadership this spring. Overall, Friend feels Springdale is in a good place and is excited to see how her team performs. Whitnee Patterson is the headliner in Springdale’s order. Patterson hit a two-run homer in Springdale’s loss to Gentry this week and Friend likes her power in the three spot. Braden … Continue Reading ››