Week 4 Springdale Football Notes

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Eric Mendez (25) Springdale junior, slides around the reach of Brendon Evers, Bixby, Okla. junior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
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Eric Mendez (25) Springdale junior, slides around the reach of Brendon Evers, Bixby, Okla. junior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


Here are some notes as Springdale preps for its key 7A-West opener at Rogers Heritage.

SHILOH CHRISTIAN WINS 35TH STRAIGHT CONFERENCE MATCH



Shiloh Christian extended its conference win streak to 35 straight matches after its 3-0 sweep of Pea Ridge on Tuesday in Champions Gymnasium.

The Lady Saints have not lost a conference match since their first season in the 5A-West three years ago. The team swept the 5A-West in 2013 and swept the 4A-1 Conference last season. Tuesday night completed the first half of 4A-1 Conference play, where the Lady Saints went 7-0 and did not lose a set.

Arkansas verbal commit Reagan Robinson led the way for Shiloh Christian with 12 kills and 17 digs in Tuesday's … Continue Reading ››

Fayetteville Midweek Report

Banged Up Bulldogs

Fayetteville's 56-21 win against Muskogee, Okla. last Friday didn't come without a price. Several Bulldogs went down with injuries during the game and a couple of those players will miss extended time.

Senior offensive lineman Nick Chickillo is out for two to six weeks with a knee sprain. Senior defensive lineman Antonio Beasley is out for at least one game with a kneecap injury. Defensive linemen Rhiver Ewing and Akial Byers are also questionable this week with ankle injuries and sophomore defensive end Dan Hinton is out for the season after suffering a torn ACL in Monday's sophomore game.

"I've … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Guards Transfer To Har-Ber

NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF -- 03/07/15 Aaron Estrada (1) of Bentonville guards Tyler Garrett of Springdale during the 7A State Tournament game in Wildcat Arena at Springdale Har-Ber on Saturday Mar. 7, 2015.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF -- 03/07/15 Aaron Estrada (1) of Bentonville guards Tyler Garrett of Springdale during the 7A State Tournament game in Wildcat Arena at Springdale Har-Ber on Saturday Mar. 7, 2015.


Two key Springdale basketball players, including Tyler Garrett, one of the best sophomore players in the area, have transferred to crosstown rival Springdale Har-Ber.

The decision marks … Continue Reading ››

Springdale’s Williams Earns POTW Honors

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Kyler Williams, Springdale junior, returns a fumble recovery 43 yards against Bixby, Okla., senior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
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Kyler Williams, Springdale junior, returns a fumble recovery 43 yards against Bixby, Okla., senior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


Springdale junior receiver Kyler Williams is the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Player of the Week after torching Bixby, Okla., for 13 catches, 264 yards and two touchdowns in a 57-38 loss.

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Fayetteville By The Numbers

1 - Times Fayetteville has scored 50 or more points in three consecutive games under coach Daryl Patton, accomplishing the feat in the third three games this season.

3 - Consecutive seasons Fayetteville has gone 3-0 in nonconference play heading into 7A-West Conference play.

28 - Third quarter points for the Bulldogs on Friday vs. Muskogee, Okla. Fayetteville had scored just three second half points in their first two games combined after building huge first-half leads.

151 - Rushing yards for Javontae Smith on just eight carries in the 56-21 win against Muskogee. Smith scored on TD runs of 23 and 63 yards.

167 - Combined points for Fayetteville … Continue Reading ››

Rogers High By the Numbers

Rogers High by the numbers in the Mounties 28-24 loss to Jefferson City, Mo.

6 — Jeff City ran six-straight plays for first downs in the first half.

6.5 — Rogers averaged 6.5 yards a rush as the Mounties rolled up 323 yards on the ground.

6.7 — Jeff City averaged 6.7 yards a carry while rushing for 196 yards.

10:19 — Jeff City scored 21 points the final 10 minutes, 19 seconds of the game to rally for the win.

33 — Rogers rushed 33 times for 212 yards in the first half while building a 17-7 lead.

49 — Rogers rushed just 16 times … Continue Reading ››

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