THE SKINNY: Aaron Crouch, who in his first year at Rogers and first season as a head coach, inherits a team that returns five starters. He's hopeful a strong off-season program in the fall will help prevent some injuries that plagued the Lady Mounties a year ago. Crouch said his seniors have been … Continue Reading ››
LAST YEAR’S RECORD This is the Wolverines' inaugural season.
KEY PLAYERS F Tyler Guentz (Jr.), D Ethan Stockdale (Soph.), MF George Shultz (Jr.), GK Joel Garcia (Jr.).
TOP NEWCOMERS MF Tom Shultz (Fr.), M Brayden Douthit (Soph.), MF/F Blake McDoulett (Soph.).
THE SKINNY Marshall, a former head coach at Springdale Har-Ber, returns to the ranks after spending last year as an assistant for Bentonville's girls team. He inherits four players that did see playing time at Bentonville last year in Guentz, Stockdale, Shultz and Garcia. The Wolverines are already off to a good start with a 3-0 victory over Green Forest … Continue Reading ››
COACH Michael Devaney (13th season at Bentonville; 130-74-17 overall)
LAST YEAR’S RECORD 16-5-1 overall, 9-5 7A-West (third in conference; won state title)
NWA Democrat-Gazette/JASON IVESTER Bentonville's Sam Uzere battles a Springdale player for possession during the Class 7A boys soccer state championship. Uzere is one of the experienced players the Tigers will count on this … Continue Reading ››
KEY PLAYERS FORW Ivan Feutes (Sr.) MF Caed Tyler (Sr.), MF Jesus Zizumbo (Jr.), D/MF Juan Mejia (Jr.)
TOP NEWCOMERS FORW Esteban Fuentes (So.)
THE SKINNY Har-Ber gained a lot of experience from last season and Butler believes it can pay dividends this year. Butler says his players have a greater understanding of what it takes to win. Jesus Zizumbo, Har-Ber’s star placekicker on the football team, has stood out from a leadership standpoint. Caed Tyler, a Ouachita Baptist signee, is another captain and leader for Har-Ber likely to have a prodcutive season. Practices have … Continue Reading ››
KEY PLAYERS MF Salvador Gonzalez (Jr.), MF Jose Vega (So.), GK Andres Aldaco (Jr.)
TOP NEWCOMERS Hiereberto Razo (So.)
THE SKINNY The Red’Dogs have a good portion of last year’s conference title and state runner-up team back and are gearing up for another deep run in the state playoffs. Beeler says a number of players on the roster are ready to step in and fill the void left by departed seniors. Competing for conference title is goal No. 1, and making a run at a state title is within reach as well. Beeler says his … Continue Reading ››
THE SKINNY:The Lady War Eagles returns a few with varsity experience, after losing in the state tournament quarterfinals a year ago. But they have a new coach. Skye Stover spent the past two seasons as the head girls soccer coach at Texarkana. Stover said he has an abundance of attackers, which means figuring out the defense … Continue Reading ››