Har-Ber’s Perry named Athlete of the Week

Springdale Har-Ber's Tylor Perry is a human highlight reel, but it was his game-winning layup in overtime that earned the sophomore point guard ARPreps.com Athlete of the Week honors. Perry drove the left side of the lane and put the shot off the glass with 2.7 seconds remaining to lift the Wildcats to a 67-65 win on Friday and sole possession of first place in the 7A-West Conference standings. Perry led all scorers with 25 points and … Continue Reading ››

State Basketball Scores – Feb. 14

Tuesday state high school basketball scores:

THE TOP LINE: Springdale High girls 64, Bentonville High 61

Lady Red'Dogs senior Haley Dougan's 3-pointer as time expired lifted Springdale to a big win at Bentonville High Tuesday, avenging a January home loss to the Lady Tigers in similar fashion. Dougan scored 15 points, rebounding from a pair of scoreless games last week.

BOYS

7A-CENTRAL Bryant 61, FS Southside 31 FS Northside 64, Conway 52 LR Central 71, Cabot 62 North Little Rock 66, Catholic 38 7A-WEST Bentonville 54, Springdale 43 Fayetteville 58, Heritage 41 Springdale Har-Ber 72, Bentonville West 49 Van Buren 47, Rogers 38 6A/5A-1 Farmington 56, Russellville 47 Harrison 67, Alma 58 Siloam Springs 40, Greenwood 39 6A/5A-2 Greenbrier … Continue Reading ››

Fayetteville’s Coulters win Tweet of the Week

This week, we're taking a little different approach by giving fictitious (aka make believe) awards for each of the tweets that we highlight.

Of course, we're begin as we always do with the ARPreps.com Tweet of the Week, which also could have won the award for the "Best HBD tweet" if it hadn't been filled with so much irony. (Note for readers over 40: "HBD" stands for Happy Birthday)

Fayetteville's Blake Coulter sent the tweet to his sister, Kylee Coulter. The irony is in the sad fact that Kylee — a University of Nebraska-Omaha basketball signee — underwent knee surgery on Tuesday. Also, … Continue Reading ››

Springdale High Basketball – Week of Feb. 13

Heather Hunsucker's Lady Red'Dogs rebounded from Tuesday's loss to Springdale Har-Ber with a 60-45 win against Bentonville West. The win moves Springdale to 12-11 overall and 6-4 in 7A-West play.

Marquesha Davis led all scorers with 13 points on 5 of 9 shooting and seven rebounds. Jeniya Gause and Sarah Vogel each added 10 points in the win as well. A big week lies ahead of Springdale. Hunsucker will need contributions all around.

The Red'Dogs came up short twice last week against Har-Ber and Bentonville West at home. Springdale gave up a pair of double-digit leads to the Wildcats in a 55-49 … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Har-Ber Basketball – Week of Feb. 13

Har-Ber sophomore Tylor Perry drove the lane in the final seconds of overtime Friday at Bentonville High, tossing a layup softly off the glass. The result? Sole possession of first place in the 7A-West.

Perry scored a game-high 25 points, including the game-winner in an overtime thriller over the Tigers. Har-Ber rallied from 17 points down in the win. Tyler Garrett added 16 points, and is averaging a touch over 16 in his last three games. Now, Har-Ber has to avoid two losses over its final four games to earn a conference title.

Jaime Green's Lady Wildcats are rolling, too. Har-Ber is … Continue Reading ››

Rogers Heritage sports this week – Feb. 13

The War Eagles picked up a big 37-34 win over Van Buren on Friday to pull into a fourth-place tie with the Pointers in the 7A-West Conference.<br><br> Rogers Heritage (14-9, 6-4 7A-West) plays host to Fayetteville on Tuesday, then travels to Bentonville West on Friday in a huge week for the War Eagles.<br><br> The Lady War Eagles (6-17, 0-10) are searching for their first league win and have lost 10 straight.<br><br> The Heritage wrestling team finished fourth out of 14 teams in the Big West Conference tournament over the weekend and will prepare for the Class 6A-7A state tournament this weekend.<br><br> The War Eagles … Continue Reading ››

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