Fayetteville Midweek Report

Banged Up Bulldogs

Fayetteville's 56-21 win against Muskogee, Okla. last Friday didn't come without a price. Several Bulldogs went down with injuries during the game and a couple of those players will miss extended time.

Senior offensive lineman Nick Chickillo is out for two to six weeks with a knee sprain. Senior defensive lineman Antonio Beasley is out for at least one game with a kneecap injury. Defensive linemen Rhiver Ewing and Akial Byers are also questionable this week with ankle injuries and sophomore defensive end Dan Hinton is out for the season after suffering a torn ACL in Monday's sophomore game.

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Springdale Guards Transfer To Har-Ber

NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF -- 03/07/15 Aaron Estrada (1) of Bentonville guards Tyler Garrett of Springdale during the 7A State Tournament game in Wildcat Arena at Springdale Har-Ber on Saturday Mar. 7, 2015.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF -- 03/07/15 Aaron Estrada (1) of Bentonville guards Tyler Garrett of Springdale during the 7A State Tournament game in Wildcat Arena at Springdale Har-Ber on Saturday Mar. 7, 2015.


Two key Springdale basketball players, including Tyler Garrett, one of the best sophomore players in the area, have transferred to crosstown rival Springdale Har-Ber.

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Springdale’s Williams Earns POTW Honors

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Kyler Williams, Springdale junior, returns a fumble recovery 43 yards against Bixby, Okla., senior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
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Kyler Williams, Springdale junior, returns a fumble recovery 43 yards against Bixby, Okla., senior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


Springdale junior receiver Kyler Williams is the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Player of the Week after torching Bixby, Okla., for 13 catches, 264 yards and two touchdowns in a 57-38 loss.

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Fayetteville By The Numbers

1 - Times Fayetteville has scored 50 or more points in three consecutive games under coach Daryl Patton, accomplishing the feat in the third three games this season.

3 - Consecutive seasons Fayetteville has gone 3-0 in nonconference play heading into 7A-West Conference play.

28 - Third quarter points for the Bulldogs on Friday vs. Muskogee, Okla. Fayetteville had scored just three second half points in their first two games combined after building huge first-half leads.

151 - Rushing yards for Javontae Smith on just eight carries in the 56-21 win against Muskogee. Smith scored on TD runs of 23 and 63 yards.

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Rogers High By the Numbers

Rogers High by the numbers in the Mounties 28-24 loss to Jefferson City, Mo.

6 — Jeff City ran six-straight plays for first downs in the first half.

6.5 — Rogers averaged 6.5 yards a rush as the Mounties rolled up 323 yards on the ground.

6.7 — Jeff City averaged 6.7 yards a carry while rushing for 196 yards.

10:19 — Jeff City scored 21 points the final 10 minutes, 19 seconds of the game to rally for the win.

33 — Rogers rushed 33 times for 212 yards in the first half while building a 17-7 lead.

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Bentonville vs. Tallahassee (Fla.) Rickards — by the numbers

1 — Offensive play needed for Bentonville to take a lead it wouldn't relinquish.
2 — Touchdowns by quarterback Kasey Ford (1 passing, 1 running)
3 — Field goals kicked by Tigers placekicker Hayden Moehring.
12 — Consecutive wins for Bentonville.
61 — yards gained on the trick pass play from Chase Hunter to Clay Barganier.
99 — Rushing yards by tailback Jacob Clark.
531 — Bentonville's total offensive yardage.
4,184 — Ford's career passing yardage.

Rogers Heritage By The Numbers

Here are a few figures from Rogers Heritage's 43-22 loss at Pulaski Robinson on Friday: 3 — Turnovers by the War Eagles

2 — Penalties that resulted in Pulaski Robinson first down; touchdown passes by quarterback Jake Qualls and scoring catches by Collin Christian; Third downs converted and two-point conversions made by Heritage.

107 — Rushing yards by sophomore Dylan Qualls on just nine carries, including 54 on a late touchdown.

0 — Punts by Heritage.

7 — Tackles by senior linebacker Garrett Sheetz, including a sack.

94 — Passing yards by Jake Qualls.

57 — Offensive plays run by Heritage, compared to 49 for Pulaski Robinson.

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Rogers High-Jefferson City, Mo Followup

ROGERS — Rogers High couldn’t seal the deal Friday night.

The Mounties took a 24-7 lead to the fourth quarter against Jefferson City, Mo. but the Jays reeled off 21-straight points to post a 28-24 victory. Jeff City quarterback Gunnar See was 15-of-16 passing for 199 yards and two touchdowns.

Rogers (0-3) had its best offensive output of the year as the Mounties finished with 392 yards of offense, including 323 on the ground. Rogers rushed for 212 yards in the first half while taking a 17-7 lead at the break.

But Rogers had minus five yards on its first possession of the … Continue Reading ››

Springdale’s Williams Emerging As Playmaker

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Kyler Williams, Springdale junior, returns a fumble recovery 43 yards against Bixby, Okla., senior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR
Kyler Williams, Springdale junior, returns a fumble recovery 43 yards against Bixby, Okla., senior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


SPRINGDALE — A Springdale High trainer advised Kyler Williams to call it a night when he left the game with a shoulder stinger early in the third quarter of Friday’s … Continue Reading ››

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