Rogers High Recap

It was a tough week for the Rogers High girls basketball team as the Lady Mounties lost 56-47 at Fort Smith Northside and 58-48 at home to Bentonville on Friday night.

Rogers was in both games late and Lady Mounties coach Preston Early said that is something the team can build on.

"We had a chance to cut it to three one time (against Bentonville)," Early said. "We had some mini runs. We could have folded, but we fought it some. But bottom line, our defense wasn't the caliber it would take to win the game." Madison Sandor led Rogers against the Lady … Continue Reading ››

Parkers Chapel beats Junction City with Buzzer Beater

With the score tied, Parkers Chapel's Dawson Goodwin made a three-pointer just before the buzzer to lift the Trojans to a 45-42 win over Junction City Friday night.



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SPRINGDALE HAR-BER RECAP

Both Springdale Har-Ber teams will carry some momentum into Tuesday’s home game against Fort Smith Northside after completing a sweep at Southside.

The Har-Ber girls routed Southside 70-40 to end a three-game losing streak. Caroline Hornor scored 13 points and Jacie Higgins 12 to lead a balanced scoring attack for Har-Ber (13-7, 2-3). The Lady Wildcats now await top-ranked Northside (20-1, 5-0), which won 47-40 at Springdale High on Friday.

The Lady Bears are led by Aahliyah Jackson, who is committed to Texas A&M.

The Har-Ber boys are again on the upswing after consecutive losses to Fayetteville and Bentonville, the top teams in … Continue Reading ››

Basketball Scoreboard – Jan. 22

These are the scores for high school basketball games played Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. If a score is not listed and you know it, feel free to comment on this post and/or tweet @NWAHutch.

BOYS RESULTS

NONCONFERENCE

Bentonville 80, El Dorado 59

7A/6A-CENTRAL

Russellville 69, Greenwood 33

7A-WEST

Fayetteville 71, Rogers Heritage 53

Springdale 52, Fort Smith Northside 51

Springdale Har-Ber 78, Fort Smith Southside 65

5A-SOUTH

Hot Springs 88, De Queen 40

Hot Springs Lakeside 45, Magnolia 43

5A-WEST

Morrilton 60, Vilonia 55

4A-1

Berryville 68, Shiloh Christian 62

Huntsville 58, Prairie Grove 42

4A-4

Dover 43, Pottsville 41

4A-7

Malvern 77, Fountain Lake 57

4A-8

Monticello 57, Star City 30

3A-1 WEST

Elkins 63, Haas Hall 46

3A-4

Atkins 56, Booneville 41

Two Rivers 50, Lamar … Continue Reading ››

Bentonville 80, El Dorado 59



BENTONVILLE — Malik Monk scored 23 of his game-high 29 points in the second half Friday and helped Bentonville's boys pull away for an 80-59 victory over El Dorado in a game played before a national television audience and a packed Tiger Arena.

Bentonville (11-6) took control of a close game in the the second half with its fast-paced play. The Tigers outscored El Dorado (15-3) 26-15 in the third quarter and stretched a five-point halftime lead into a 57-41 margin, then led by as much as 26 points in the fourth quarter.

Monk, the Kentucky signee, … Continue Reading ››

Sugg named state’s best

T.J. Sugg of Springdale Har-Ber was announced Thursday as the Gatorade state boys cross country runner of the year for Arkansas.

Sugg won the Class 7A state championship in November with a time of 15:48.8 He won the Missouri Southern Stampede in 15:22.2 and was the fastest runner from Arkansas at the Chili Pepper Cross Country Festival, where he finished eighth overall in 15:26.2.

Sugg, a senior a 3.41 grade point average, is undecided about his college choice.

“T.J. Sugg doesn’t seem to have any weaknesses in races,” Har-Ber coach Joe Crommett said. “Whatever they throw at him, he is able to respond … Continue Reading ››

Dunk Report – Jan. 22

Bentonville's Malik Monk scored 45 points in the Tigers' 78-74 overtime win over Springdale Tuesday, including two on this breakaway dunk.



Guy-Perkins' Josh Ballard managed to throw down this dunk despite getting fouled in the Thunderbirds' 71-51 win over Sacred Heart Tuesday.

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