Box Score: Fayetteville 28, Springdale Har-Ber 0

SPRINGDALE – For the first time in school history, Har-Ber was shutout at home. Friday, it was all Fayetteville at Wildcat Stadium in a 28-0 win. The Purple'Dogs defense turned Har-Ber into a one-dimensional football team then took away the pass as well. Safety Andrew Ellis recorded three takeaways himself with a pair of fumble recoveries and an interception. Ellis' first recovery gave Fayetteville a 7-0 lead after Payton Copher mishandled a high snap with Har-Ber backed up in its own end zone thanks to a 44-yard punt and two penalties. Fayetteville limited Har-Ber to just 109 yards rushing in the win … Continue Reading ››

Box Score — Bentonville High 49, Rogers High 7

BENTONVILLE — Canaan Ross threw four touchdown passes, and Kam'ron Mays-Hunt caught three as Bentonville High celebrated Homecoming with a 49-7 rout of Rogers High in 7A-West Conference action Friday night at Tiger Stadium. Jacob Clark's 51-yard run on the first play set the tone for a fast start as Bentonville (6-2, 4-1) scored on its first five possessions and bolted to a 35-0 halftime lead, accumulating 398 yards total offense in the first half. Ross and Mays-Hunt capped the Tigers' opening drive with a 4-yard touchdown pass, then the two connected for a 75-yard scoring strike as one of three … Continue Reading ››

Tale of the Tape: Fayetteville vs. Springdale Har-Ber

The game we've been waiting for all season is finally here. For the second consecutive season, Springdale Har-Ber will host Fayetteville, the defending 7A state champions. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Wildcat Stadium. The Purple'Dogs are under new leadership in coach Bill Blankenship, but the program hasn't seemed to miss a beat. The talent is evident, starting with quarterback and Wake Forest commit Taylor Powell and Under Armour All-American Akial Byers, who will soon play along the defensive line for Alabama's Nick Saban. Meanwhile, Har-Ber has controlled the 7A-West to this point. The Wildcats defense, led by defensive coordinator Keith … Continue Reading ››

Week 8 Pick’Em Poll

Week 8 Games Fayetteville at Springdale Har-Ber Rogers High at Bentonville Springdale High at Van Buren Bentonville West at Rogers Heritage North Little Rock at Fort Smith Northside Farmington at Maumelle Harrison at Alma Pottsville at Ozark Greenland at Green Forest Western Yell County at Decatur Arkansas at Auburn Ole Miss at LSU Mississippi State at Kentucky Minnesota at Philadelphia Seattle at Arizona PICK ‘EM POLL Standings Graham Thomas: 74-31 overall, 10-5 last week Paul Boyd: 71-34 overall, 13-2 last week Rick Fires: 70-35 overall, 9-6 last week Henry Apple: 68-37 overall, 10-5 last week Vernon Tarver: 65-40 overall, 12-3 last week Chip Souza: 64-41 overall, 11-4 last week Scottie Bordelon: 64-41 overall, 10-5 last week Mike Capshaw: 59-46 overall, 9-6 last week Continue Reading ››

Prep Rally #14

Prep Rally #14 Gives our player of hte week. We takes a look at this Friday night's games with a close look at the Har-Ber vs Fayetteville rivalry. We open with quick look at one local Har-Ber student's rivalry week video. We also give a shout out to some local athletes who competed in the state tennis championship earlier this week.  

Prep Report Class 5A and Below Week 8

passing-leaders rushing-leaders receiving-leaders tackles-leaders       FARMINGTON Cards Look To Stay in Playoff Hunt Farmington has yet to consecutive games, but a victory at Maumelle on Friday would keep the Cardinals in the 5A-West playoff picture. “This is our fourth homecoming in a row, so we’re seeing a lot of queens crowned,” said Farmington coach Mike Adams. The Cardinals rushed for 304 yards to spoil Vilonia’s … Continue Reading ››

NWA Football Report – Week 8

Fayetteville Purple'Dogs must clean up mistakes with Wildcats up next

In recent weeks, Fayetteville (6-1, 3-1 7A-West) has reeled off strong performances on offense in wins against Bentonville West, Rogers High and Rogers Heritage.

Not only has quarterback Taylor Powell and his slew of receivers continued to make things difficult on opposing defenses, but the Bulldogs' rushing attack led by Terrance Rock has also picked up the pace.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS • @NWAMICHAELW Fayetteville High receiver Terrance Rock slips past Heritage defender David Zamora as he runs for a touchdown in the first half … <a href=Continue Reading ››

Class 7A Volleyball Standings (Final)

The conference season was completed tonight and the seeds are now set for the Class 7A State Volleyball Tournament next week at Springdale High School. 7A-Central seeds - Conway 1, North Little Rock 2, FS Southside 3, FS Northside 4, LR Mount St. Mary 5, Cabot 6. 7A-West seeds - Fayetteville 1, Springdale Har-Ber 2, Bentonville 3, Rogers 4, Van Buren 5, Bentonville West 5. 2016-10-18-7a-volleyball-standings

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