RAPID REPORT: Springdale Har-Ber 29, Bentonville 15

SPRINGDALE – Payton Copher's four total touchdowns and Har-Ber's tough defense carried the Wildcats to a 29-15 win over Bentonville Friday. The win sits Har-Ber atop the 7A-West with four weeks to go. Fayetteville pays a visit to Wildcat Stadium in two weeks. Copher threw for 110 yards and rushed for 152 more, breaking an 8-3 Har-Ber lead open with a 67-yard touchdown run in the third quarter. Trey Smith, Copher's top target, caught seven passes for 105 yards and two scores as well. Bentonville was led by Canaan Ross's 235 yards and two scores through the air. Kam'Ron Mays-Hunt caught seven passes … Continue Reading ››

Rapid Report — Greenbrier 41, Farmington 14

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.

Spencer Sutterfield added a pair of touchdown … Continue Reading ››

RAPID REPORT: Prairie Grove 45, Shiloh Christian 15

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 ››


Pea Ridge kept its unbeaten season intact, turning three Gravette turnovers into touchdowns in a 4A-1 Conference win.

Pea Ridge (6-0, 3-0 4A-1) trailed 10-0 in the first quarter, but seized control of the game by scoring three straight touchdowns to take a 21-10 lead.

The Lions (3-3, 1-2) dominated the opening minutes, limiting Pea Ridge to just 8 offensive plays and 1 first down in the opening quarter.

The win sets up a huge conference game next week as Pea Ridge travels to unbeaten Prairie Grove.


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 POLL Standings Graham 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 ››


week-5-stat-leaders week-5-tackle-leaders 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 ››


Bentonville High Tigers know game's importance

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 ››

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