January 6 Scores

Boys Alpena 78, Omaha 45 Gravette 57, Gentry 47 Harrison 75, Siloam Springs 64 Springdale Har-Ber 75, Rogers High 47 Springdale High 45, Rogers Heritage 33 Girls Gravette 48, Gentry 46 Harrison 52, Siloam Springs 34 Rogers 54, Springdale Har-Ber 52 Springdale 63, Rogers Heritage 39 Tournaments North Arkansas Invitational Norfork 52, Yellville-Summit 25 Don't see your school's score here? Send scores through Twitter to @NWAHenry or email to happle@nwadg.com.

Rogers High opens league play

NWA Democrat-Gazette/FLIP PUTTHOFF  Elsie Randels (12) takes a shot Saturday Dec. 3 2016 against Ozark, Mo., at the Great 8 Classic.
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Elsie Randels (12) takes a shot Saturday Dec. 3 2016 against Ozark, Mo., at the Great 8 Classic.
The Lady Mounties open 7A-West Conference play by playing host to Springdale Har-Ber, but they will be without their leading scorer.

Senior Elise Randels has missed the last four games with a dislocated thumb. Her return time is still uncertain, but she was supposed to get … Continue Reading ››

Rogers Heritage gets set for 7A-West play

NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF @NWABENGOFF Seth Stanley of Rogers Heritage dunks against Farmington on Friday Dec. 16, 2016 during the game in War Eagle Arena in Rogers.
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Seth Stanley of Rogers Heritage dunks against Farmington on Friday Dec. 16, 2016 during the game in War Eagle Arena in Rogers.
War Eagles coach Tom Olsen acknowledged his team might like another shot at Logan Rogersville, which beat Heritage at the buzzer in overtime. But he's pleased with his team's progress overall as 7A-West Conference play begins … Continue Reading ››

Arkansas Basketball Report — Jan. 5, 2017

Welcome to our first edition of the Arkansas Basketball Report for the 2016-17 school year. Each week, we’ll take a look around the state at teams making headlines and highlight the top players and performances with news and notes.

We’re asking fans to “Show us your game” by submitting video clips of dunks and buzzer-beaters by tagging @NWACappy on Twitter, or by simply using the hashtag #ARPreps. This week, we have a couple of dunks from Jonesboro and a Hillbillies' buzzer-beater, but would love to feature more as the season progresses.

With that all out of the way, let’s take a look … Continue Reading ››

Prep Wrestling Notes No. 2

    The Fayetteville Bulldog Classic will be an all-Arkansas affair after one Missouri school had to drop out this week, Fayetteville coach Nika West said.<br><br> But it should be an interesting clash between Northwest Arkansas and central Arkansas teams. Rogers Heritage,  Springdale High and Searcy look to contend for the team title. The 15-team tournament will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday and likely finish around 5.<br><br> Heritage's lineup will look different as one starter quit the team and another was dismissed for violation of team rules after the holiday, War Eagles coach Doug Freeman said. But Heritage will have their trio of Chance … Continue Reading ››

VIDEO: Pea Ridge duo leads turnaround

With 10 wins through the first half of the season, the Pea Ridge Lady Blackhawks have doubled last season's win total (5) and surpassed their win total (9) from the past two seasons combined. The reason has been the play of seniors Jennifer Anthony and Holly Dayberry.

Click here for a feature on the Pea Ridge duo in the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

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