Rogers High Midweek Report

The injuries continue to mount for Rogers High as the Mounties prepare for Friday's game against Bentonville.

Starting quarterback Joseph Sultemeier and backup quarterback Max Horton will both miss Friday's game with ankle injuries.

Horton, who also starts at linebacker, could return for next week's game against Fayetteville while Sultemeier probably won't return until the regular season finale at Springdale High.

"We are just day-to-day with both them," said Mounties coach Shawn Flannigan.

Slot back Malacio Freeland (collarbone) will also miss Friday's home game.

"Hopefully, he will be back for Springdale," Flannigan said The news isn't any better on the defensive side of the football … Continue Reading ››

LR Catholic Wins 7A Boys Tennis Title

BENTONVILLE — Little Rock Catholic was perfect Tuesday afternoon.

The Catholic freshmen doubles team of Henry Nolan and Stephen Weeks needed just 38 minutes to win the Class 7A doubles tennis championship and give the Rockets the points needed to win the Class 7A team championship.

Then just several minutes later, Parker Stearns completed the Catholic sweep by winning the singles championship in straight sets.

Catholic, which was tied for second place entering the day with four points, finished with 14 points. Fayetteville finished in second with seven points while Rogers High took third place with five points.

Har-Ber’s Hannon Earns POTW Honors

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Luke Hannon of Springdale Har-Ber holds up a football Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, after making a touchdown catch at the close of the first half of play against Fayetteville at Wildcat Stadium in Springdale. Visit nwadg.com/photos to see more photographs from the game. NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE
Luke Hannon of Springdale Har-Ber holds up a football Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, after making a touchdown catch at the close of the first half of play against Fayetteville at Wildcat Stadium in Springdale. Visit nwadg.com/photos to see more photographs … Continue Reading ››

Fayetteville By The Numbers

0 - Times Fayetteville has been able to win back-to-back games vs. Springdale Har-Ber in the series with the Wildcats

56.1 - Fayetteville season scoring average through seven games.

275 - Combined rushing yards for Fayetteville running backs Luke Rapert and Javontae Smith, on 31 carries, in the 47-43 loss at Har-Ber.

560 - Yards allowed by the Bulldogs' defense against Springdale Har-Ber on Friday.

2009 - The last and only year Fayetteville suffered a loss to Rogers Heritage, this week's opponent.

Rogers Heritage FB By The Numbers

Here are a few figures from Heritage's 20-0 loss to Fort Smith Southside on Friday:
16 — tackles by senior defensive back Peyton Stewart, including 11 solos, to take over team lead.
13 — tackles by senior linebacker Garrett Sheetz, including 12 solos.
10 — Quarters Heritage has now gone without a touchdown.
74 — Rushing yards for Heritage, second lowest total this season.
3 — Turnovers forced by the War Eagles defense.
156 — Yards of total offense for the War Eagles.
2.47 — Average yards on first down by Heritage.
388 — Total offense by Fort Smith Southside, a season high yielded by Heritage.
67 — Plays by Southside, … Continue Reading ››

SPRINGDALE HAR-BER BY THE NUMBERS

318 — Yards rushing by Luke Hannon, who scored five touchdowns 47-43 victory over Fayetteville

275 — Combined yards rushing by Fayetteville tailbacks Luke Rapert and Javontae Smith against Har-Ber

7 — Tackles by Brady Patrick, who led the Wildcats against Fayetteville

6 — Consecutive wins by Har-Ber since season-opener defeat to Webb City, Mo.

4 — Times Fayetteville was called for off-sides in the first half against Har-Ber
2 — Interceptions thrown by Fuller Chandler, who had only two entering the Fayetteville game

Springdale Football By The Numbers

NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF @NWABENGOFF Logan Darby (9), Bentonville defensive back, chases down Kyler Williams, Springdale wide receiver, in the first quarter on Friday Oct. 16, 2015 during the game in Bentonville's Tiger Stadium.
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Logan Darby (9), Bentonville defensive back, chases down Kyler Williams, Springdale wide receiver, in the first quarter on Friday Oct. 16, 2015 during the game in Bentonville's Tiger Stadium.


Here is a by-the-numbers look at Springdale after a 28-3 loss at Bentonville on Friday.

2009 — Was the last time Springdale held Bentonville to … Continue Reading ››

Fort Smith Southside 20, Rogers Heritage 0 – A look back.

The Rogers Heritage defense got some early momentum and forced three Fort Smith Southside turnovers, but the War Eagles lost three more players to injury and fell 20-0 to the Rebels on Friday night. Heritage coach Perry Escalante his team, which dropped to 0-7 and 0-4 7A-West Conference, is struggling physically. "We're just physically beat up," Escalante said. "We had three more starters go down. That's up over 20-plus kids injured. I'm hoping we get some of those back. But golly, we're just beat to a pulp. We're running out of people." In addition, Heritage finishes the season with the top three teams … Continue Reading ››

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