Rogers High spring sports preview

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Tony Roller, Rogers, competes in the hurdles Thursday, March 12, 2015 during the Springdale Invitational Track Meet at Springdale Har-Ber track in Springdale.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR
Tony Roller, Rogers, competes in the hurdles Thursday, March 12, 2015 during the Springdale Invitational Track Meet at Springdale Har-Ber track in Springdale.
Rogers boys track coach Carlton Efurd liked the way his team performed at the indoor state meet, which could lead to a strong effort outdoors.
The Mounties aren't as strong in the distance … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Spring Preview: Boys Soccer

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Felix Vargas (7), of Springdale, take the ball up the pitch Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR
Felix Vargas (7), of Springdale, take the ball up the pitch Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


This is the third installment of a four-part series previewing Springdale’s spring sports. Baseball was previewed Saturday, softball on Sunday and girls soccer will be previewed Tuesday.

TEAM CAPSULE

2015 record: 14-7-1 Conference record: 8-6, 4th place State: Quarterfinals

Key returners:

F/M … Continue Reading ››

Rogers Heritage spring sports preview

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --5/20/15-- Brandon Shaw of Rogers Heritage competes in the shot-put  event Wednesday during the decathlon at Cabot High School.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --5/20/15-- Brandon Shaw of Rogers Heritage competes in the shot-put event Wednesday during the decathlon at Cabot High School.
Rogers Heritage boys track coach Jay Miles has a little less experience than he's used to, but he does have another proven multi-event specialist and Miles intends to put him to work.
Senior Brandon Shaw finished sixth in the Arkansas High School Decathlon … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Spring Preview: Softball

This is the second installment of a four-part series previewing Springdale’s spring sports. Baseball was previewed Saturday, boys soccer will be previewed Monday and girls soccer will be previewed Tuesday.

TEAM CAPSULE

2015 record: 7-18 Conference Record: 0-14, 8th place State: DNQ

Key Returners:

C Caitlynn Bradley (Sr., .338 BA, 1 HR, 18 RBIs, 7 2Bs, .381 OBP)

CF Breanna Donaldson (Sr., .167 BA, 4 RBIs, 6 R, 3 2Bs, .273 OBP)

P Erika Ramirez (Jr., 7-18, 4.30 ERA, 2.071 WHIP, 41 Ks in 136.2 innings; .288 BA, 12 RBIs, 2 2Bs, 1 3B, .400 OBP)

2B April Harris (Jr., 8 R)

OF Madi Schlesinger (Jr., 12 R)

OF … Continue Reading ››

HAR-BER SPRING SPORTS PREVIEW

Tyler Blackston rounds the bases after hitting a home run against Springdale. Blackston returns as leadoff hitter for the Wildcats.
Tyler Blackston rounds the bases after hitting a home run against Springdale. Blackston returns as leadoff hitter for the Wildcats.
BASEBALL Har-Ber faces an overhaul after losing seven players who’ve moved on to the college baseball level this season. Among those are former staff ace Weston Rogers and No. 2 pitcher Kurt Phillips, who went 7-2 on the mound. Rogers, a left-hander, is at Arkansas, where he earned his … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Spring Preview: Baseball

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER --  Springdale's Carson Johnson fields a hit Thursday April 30, 2015 against  Rogers Heritage's at Veteran's Park in Rogers.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER -- Springdale's Carson Johnson fields a hit Thursday April 30, 2015 against Rogers Heritage's at Veteran's Park in Rogers.


This is the first installment of a four-part series previewing Springdale’s spring sports. Softball will be previewed Sunday, boys soccer will be previewed Monday and girls soccer will be previewed Tuesday.

TEAM CAPSULE

2015 record: 13-15 Conference record: 2-12, 7th place State: DNQ

Key Returnees:

OF … Continue Reading ››

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