Clay was one of thousands of Arkansans gathering on fields Monday for the first day of practices, getting ready for the upcoming fall season though he was seen riding around in a golf cart on Summit Bank Field at Wolf Stadium.
“It’s not going to make that big of a difference,” said Clay of the foot injury. “I’m … Continue Reading ››
The Purple'Dogs, like all teams, have plenty of questions that still need to be answered before the start of the season. The biggest is who will be playing quarterback once the first Friday in September rolls around.
Fayetteville coach Daryl Patton indicated that there will be a starting quarterback … Continue Reading ››
Senior point guard TreShawn Gause picked up his first offer from Arkansas Tech after impressing coaches during the Wonder Boys’ elite camp in Russellville.
Gause averaged 4.9 points and 1.2 rebounds as a junior, a key member of Springdale’s state runner-up team. He spent the summer playing for various AAU teams, including the Arkansas Wings 17-and-under select team.
The 5-foot-10 class of 2015 prospect joins senior Chris Owens as Springdale guards with scholarship offers. … Continue Reading ››
Bentonville High School was a runaway winner of the 2013-14 CBS MaxPreps Cup, which recognizes the nation's best overall high school sports program.
Bentonville finished the final MaxPreps Cup standings with 1,120 points, while Atlanta (Ga.) St. Pius X Catholic was a distant second with 985. Rounding out the top five were Honolulu (Hawaii) Punahou with … Continue Reading ››
White takes over for Dustin Peters, who resigned July 14 after five years at the school to take the girls head coaching job at Scranton. White returns to a varsity head coaching position after spending five years in the Springdale school district, including the last three seasons as Springdale’s varsity assistant.
He developed and coached the senior class that led the Bulldogs to a state runner-up finish in … Continue Reading ››
The outing drew attention from ESPN basketball insider Jeff Goodman. Here are a few of his tweets.
Malik Monk is ridiculously good. Prolific scorer. Hearing Arkansas and Florida are in best shape. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 19, 2014
Malik Monk. Remember that name. Will be a star. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 19, 2014
2015 class fairly mediocre - but 2016 class looks really strong at top: … Continue Reading ››
Peters turned in resignation Monday morning at Gravette, where he had been the last five years. The Lions finished 20-9 last season under Peters, where they finished third in the 4A-1 Conference and reached the Class 4A North Region Tournament.
Peters said it was a family decision that swayed him to taking the new position.
"Ozark called and gave my wife a good job last year, and I want to be living with my wife and kids," Peters said. "It's … Continue Reading ››