FAYETTEVILLE - Two runs in the first inning was all Harrison needed to win a state championship Saturday afternoon at Baum Stadium.
Hunter Humphrey and Silas Huskey had back-to-back RBI singles to give the Goblins a lead and Drew Fitzgerald turned in a gem on the mound to give the Goblins a 2-1 win over White Hall in the Class 5A state title game.
White Hall starting pitcher Daniel Sprinkle, last year's 5A state championship MVP and Auburn signee, was given a 1-0 lead thanks to Kirk Baugh's two-out home run in the first, but he couldn't … Continue Reading ››
FAYETTEVILLE - A little over a year after an EF4 tornado ripped through its town, Mayflower will return home from Baum Stadium with a state championship trophy.
Tyler Godwin threw a complete game and struck out 10, leading the Eagles to a 6-1 win over Fordyce in the Class 3A state title game. He was named the game's MVP.
Mayflower got on the board first, with three runs in the third. Tyler Herrin's single scored two runs and Godwin followed with an RBI single.
The Redbugs got a run back in the fourth thanks to an RBI groundout … Continue Reading ››
FAYETTEVILLE - A pair of three-run innings was enough for Bentonville to win the Class 7A baseball state championship Friday night at Baum Stadium.
The Tigers scored three runs in the second and third innings and Kasey Ford threw a complete game en route to a 6-5 win over Conway. It is Bentonville's second baseball title, with the other coming in 2002.
After a passed ball plated one run, Blake Werner it a two-run single to give the Tigers a 3-0 lead in the second.
Conway got a run in the fourth, but a balk, RBI single by … Continue Reading ››
FAYETTEVILLE - Armorel needed only six innings to claim the Class 1A baseball state championship.
Nash Winters' RBI single with two outs in the sixth gave Armorel a 10-0 run-rule win over Taylor Friday afternoon at Baum Stadium.
The hit capped a 4-for-4, 2-RBI game for Winters, but Ashton Kennedy was named the game's MVP. Kennedy gave up two hits and faced 19 batters, one over the minimum, while striking out four.
Andrew Lannon's two-out RBI single in the first got things going for Armorel, who added three in the second, three in the third, one in the … Continue Reading ››
It didn’t take the Fayetteville quarterback transfer long to figure out receiver Kyler Williams had the potential to be a go-to target.
That’s exactly what Williams was Thursday night during the Bulldogs’ spring game, catching four passes for 157 yards, including … Continue Reading ››
Clay Wilson hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to lift Arkadelphia to a 5-3 victory over Shiloh Christian in the Class 4A semifinals Tuesday at the University of Central Arkansas.
Wilson’s blast put the defending state champions ahead, but it was the work of Ty Kosters and Ty Jones that put the Badgers in position to defend their state title against Star City on Friday at the championship game in Fayetteville.
Kosters, a junior right-hander, pitched six strong innings of relief and Jones delivered a big pinch-hit two-out single in … Continue Reading ››