FARMINGTON — Carter Burcham threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more to lead Greenbrier to a 41-14 victory over Farmington in 5A-West Conference football action Friday night at Allen Holland Field.
Burcham, a senior quarterback, had an 11-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, then caused the sportsmanship rule to go into play with his 7-yard touchdown and two-point conversion pass to Alex Massey with 1 minute, 50 seconds left in the third quarter. He finished with 351 yards on 24 of 33 passing and added 66 yards on seven carries.
SPRINGDALE —Zeke Laird threw six touchdown passes and ran for another to lead Prairie Grove to a 45-15 victory against Shiloh Christian at Champions Stadium on Friday.
Prairie Grove remains undefeated at 6-0 overall and 3-0 in 4A-1 play while Shiloh Christian falls to 5-1, 2-1.
Tigers senior Isaac Disney caught touchdown passes of 59 and 57 yards and also shined defensively. He deflected two passes, had two key fourth down stops and an interception that set up the Tigers' go-ahead touchdown in the first quarter.
Shiloh Christian struck first when Conner Reece connected with Blake Thomas for a 63-yard touchdown pass, but … Continue Reading ››
A look at the Prairie Grove Shiloh Christian and Springdale Har-Ber Bentonville football games. Player of the Week Trey Kitterman of Rogers Heritage. Our Preps Pick Em Poll and recaps of 7A-West Conference Tennis tournament, and 7A and 4A state golf tournaments.
Week 6 Games
Bentonville at Springdale Har-Ber
Rogers Heritage at Van Buren
Springdale High at Bentonville West
Fayetteville at Rogers High
Pine Bluff at Jonesboro
Alma at Morrilton
Vilonia at Harrison
Prairie Grove at Shiloh Christian
Mountain View at Greenland
Alabama at Arkansas
Tennessee at Texas A&M
Auburn at Mississippi State
Florida State at Miami
Cincinnati at Dallas
Buffalo at Los Angeles
PICK ‘EM POLLStandingsGraham Thomas: 55-20 overall, 12-3 last week
Rick Fires: 51-24 overall, 12-3 last week
Henry Apple: 50-25 overall, 11-4 last week
Paul Boyd: 49-26 overall, 11-4 last week
Chip Souza: 47-28 overall, 11-4 last week
Vernon Tarver: 47-28 overall, 11-4 last week
Scottie Bordelon: 45-30 overall, 8-7 last week
Mike Capshaw: 42-33 overall, 10-5 last week
Bentonville (4-1) … Continue Reading ››
Shiloh Christian ready for rivalry game
Prairie Grove and Shiloh Christian will hook up in a battle of unbeaten teams at Champions Stadium on Friday night.
In the past 10 years, the series is even at 5-5.
“It’s a big game, everyone knows that,” said Shiloh Christian coach Jeff Conaway. “It’s obviously the game of the week with two 5-0 teams an it’s been a very good rivalry.
“Our guys are going to be excited and up for the game, but … Continue Reading ››
MaxPreps thought enough of Friday's game between Bentonville and Springdale Har-Ber that it was listed as one of the top 10 games in the nation this week.
Tigers coach Jody Grant, however, already knew how important this game was to his team. The winner moves into sole possession of first place in the 7A-West Conference, and it could give Bentonville (4-1, 2-0) an inside track toward the league title.
"It's a big game as far as conference implications," Grant said. "We're excited about the opportunity to go down to Har-Ber and compete against a quality football team.
"This is … Continue Reading ››
If Trey Kitterman was a fantasy football player, the Rogers Heritage junior quarterback would have made many owners extremely happy after his performance in Friday’s 35-34 loss against Rogers High.
Although it came in a losing effort, Kitterman did just about everything possible to put his team in position to win. He rushed 18 times for 180 yards and two touchdowns while completing 14 of 22 passes for 258 yards and two more … Continue Reading ››