In this edition of Prep Rally, we take a look at the Pea Ridge at Prairie Grove game and 7A matchups, and talk about Fayetteville's win over Har-Ber volleyball. There's also a mule jump, talk about a concert and a parting look at a coach doing the jig.
Pea Ridge is eager for the challenge Friday in a battle of unbeaten teams teams at Prairie Grove. Both teams are 6-0 and co-leaders in the 4A-1 Conference.
“Prairie Grove is really, really good, but we’re proud of the way we’ve played as well,” Pea Ridge coach Stephen Neal said. “This is what what high football is all about. Two real good teams going at each other.”
Pea Ridge (6-0, 3-0) was able to overcome a … Continue Reading ››
Bentonville West — a team with no seniors — now has two more wins than many people expected the team to have in its inaugural season after a wild 42-40 win last week over Springdale High.
The Wolverines may have something else in the near future: a playoff berth. There are still four games remaining in the regular season, but talk has begun as West (2-4, 2-1) sits above four teams in the 7A-West standings and six teams advance to postseason play.
"I think that's a crazy thing for me to realize," West coach Bryan Pratt said. … Continue Reading ››
Sophomore quarterback Will Jarrett is the ARPreps.com Athlete of the Week after completing 21 of 29 passes for 332 yards and four touchdowns and also rushing for a touchdown in the first-year program’s second victory. The Wolverines’ only other touchdown was 99-yard interception return by junior Jason Gloeckler.
A close second for Athlete of the Week honors was Prairie Grove’s Zeke Laird, who was 12-of-17 passing for 270 yards and a … Continue Reading ››
Prep Rally #11 look back at last Friday night's Bentonville vs. Springdale Har-Ber, Fayetteville vs. Rogers High and Prairie Grove vs. Shiloh Christian, football with photos and interviews from the games. A fun look at Prairie Grove receiver Isaac Disney and a sign that got him motivated. We also take a look ahead to 7A-West Volleyball including a key matchup with Har-Ber and Fayetteville, and a fun glance at the ARPreps Pick'Em Poll.