Division I Football Report: Week 2

Springdale Har-Ber Wood pleased with Allen, offense’s efficiency Junior quarterback Grant Allen played his way toward the top of the Har-Ber record books Friday in the Wildcats’ opener at Fort Smith Southside. 'Efficient'Screen Shot 2017-09-06 at 3.57.55 PM was the first word that came to mind for coach Chris Wood when recalling Allen’s 370-yard, six-touchdown effort. Allen threw for the fifth-most passing yards in the school’s 12-year history and his six passing scores tied for second-most in a single game. “He did a really good job. I thought the guys caught the ball … Continue Reading ››

New 2018-20 Conference Alignments Announced

The Arkansas Activities Association released its conference alignments for all sports but football Tuesday following a meeting of its board of directors.

These conference alignments are a result of Proposal No. 9 being passed July 31. These become effective at the beginning of the 2018-19 school year.

Class 6A

Central — Bryant, Cabot, Conway, Fort Smith Northside, Fort Smith Southside, Little Rock Catholic/Mount St. Mary, Little Rock Central, North Little Rock

West — Bentonville, Bentonville West, Fayetteville, Rogers, Rogers Heritage, Springdale, Springdale Har-Ber, Van Buren

Class 5A

East — Greene Co. Tech, Jonesboro, Marion, Mountain Home, Nettleton, Paragould, Searcy, West Memphis

Central — Beebe, Jacksonville, Little Rock Hall, Little … Continue Reading ››

Pea Ridge’s Winn wins Athlete of the Week

Pea Ridge senior Drew Winn ran away with the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s Athlete of the Week award for Week 1 of the football season.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Pea Ridges' Drew Winn runs the ball against Siloam Springs Tuesday August 22, 2017 during a scrimmage at Blackhawk Stadium.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Pea Ridges' Drew Winn runs the ball against Siloam Springs Tuesday August 22, 2017 during a scrimmage at Blackhawk Stadium.
Winn made the most of playing two games last week by rushing for 336 yards and seven … Continue Reading ››

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