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 ››
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.
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 ››
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.