Springdale Har-Ber beat Foley, Ala., 10-1 Monday night in its first game of the Gulf Coast Classic in Gulf Shores, Ala.
Brady Patrick struck out 12 in six innings to earn the victory for Har-Ber (3-1). Blaze Brothers, Caleb Kimbel and Brandon Still each had two hits for the Wildcats while Brothers, Adam Scoggins and Caleb Grace drove in two runs apiece.
Har-Ber continues tournament play today with games at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Here is a season-in-review Q&A with Springdale girls basketball coach Heather Hunsucker on the Lady Bulldogs’ best season in more than a decade (17 wins, 10 in conference), the seniors who elevated the program over the course of their career, the early state tournament exit, team … Continue Reading ››
NOTE: These are the state's best performances in high school outdoor track meets through March 18, based off of meets that were covered or whose results were included on the ar.milesplit.com website.
Coaches who have athletes with performances that should be included in this group should send the athlete's name (all four names if a relay event is involved) with the time or distance and where the performance took place to Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette sports writer Henry Apple at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Stater Kasey Ford of Bentonville is congratulated Friday, May 22, 2015, after recording the final out of the fourth inning against Conway during the Class 7A state championship game at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. Visit nwadg.com/photos to see … Continue Reading ››
Graham Thomas profiles Siloam Springs slugger Morgan Curtis, who prefers leather work gloves to conventional batting gloves. That ble collar work ethic is the reason she is one of Northwest Arkansas' top power hitters.
Lady Mounties rolling over opponents
Rogers High softball has outscored its first five opponents by a combined score of 56-2, but Lady Mounties coach Mike Harper is most proud of the number his pitchers have allowed.
"I'm really proud of our pitching, giving up only two runs in five games," Harper said "The defense has been solid behind them, too. Nothing to complain about."
Rogers pitchers have tossed four shutouts, allowing both runs in a 20-2 blowout of Conway.Senior Ashlyn Lang has thrown a pair of 5-inning perfect games, but … Continue Reading ››
Jada Baylark put herself in the Arkansas high school track record book last year when she went 39 feet, 4.75 inches in the girls triple in the Class 6A meet, then followed that with a leap of 40-7.5 in the Meet of Champs.
The Little Rock Parkview senior standout could be on the verge of doing it some more this spring. She was close to record times in the 100 meters and the 100 hurdles Tuesday night during the Hornet Relays in Bryant.
Baylark turned in a 100 time of 11.99 seconds, which is slightly slower than the Class 6A state meet … Continue Reading ››