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 ››
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 ››
Springdale senior wing Chasidee Owens verbally committed to Ouachita Baptist on Tuesday … Continue Reading ››
The Mounties already have three athletes who have topped the qualifying standards for the Class 7A meet in five different events already during the outdoor season.
Seniors Tony Roller (110 hurdles, 300 hurdles, high jump) and Jake Benninghoff (high jump) and junior Landon McClung (pole vault) have already punched their tickets to the state meet after just two meets.
"Those guys are looking good already," Rogers boys coach Carlton Efurd said. "Tony's been high point in every meet he's been in going back a ways. Landon is off to a great start. I don't want to jinx it, but … Continue Reading ››
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.
Zach Jewell, Mena, 10.88
Chris Kershner, Dardanelle, 10.98
Timothy Stuckey, Texarkana, 11.00
Jordan McNair, Jacksonville, 11.04
Brandon Shaw, Rogers Heritage, 11.05
200 Zach Jewell, Mena, 22.30
Andre Jones, Malvern, … Continue Reading ››
Tigers’ back four stand … Continue Reading ››
Senior Emily Seiler scored a hat trick as the Lady War Eagles blanked Class 6A Jonesboro 8-0 in the finals on Saturday.
Heritage (4-1) went 4-0 on the … Continue Reading ››
Here is the complete list of the 7A-West’s all-state, all-conference and all-star candidates along with conference player and coach of the year awards for girls basketball.
The selections were made by league … Continue Reading ››
Here is the complete list of the 7A-West’s all-state, all-conference and all-defense selections along with conference player and coach of the year awards for boys basketball.
The selections were made by … Continue Reading ››