Girls Basketball: Westmoore, Okla., 50, Springdale High 49

Westmoore, Okla., hit a game-winning shot at the buzzer to beat Springdale High 50-49 in the Durant (Okla.) Lion Classic semifinals Friday.

The loss was the first for the year for the Lady Bulldogs (3-1). Ja'Vonda Daniels scored a season-high 19 points and Kierra Lang added 17 in the defeat.

Springdale rallied from a 20-12 halftime deficit to take the lead late before the game-winner. Sydney Chastain scored a game-high 21 for Westmoore.

Box Score Westmoore, Okla. 50, Springdale High 49 Westmoore^—^10^10^17^13^—^50 Springdale^—^4^8^21^16^—^49 Westmoore: Chastain 21, Richardson 11, Gomez 6, Stonebraker 4, Palmer 4, Mahan 2, Cole 2. Springdale (3-1): Daniels 19, Lang 17, Owens 6, Mack 6, … Continue Reading ››

Boys Basketball: Kickapoo, Mo. 71, Springdale High 44

Tyson Baptiste, Matt Ridder and Jared Ridder each scored 16 points to lead Kickapoo, Mo., to a 71-44 blowout win.

The Chiefs broke open a game they led 32-25 at halftime by scoring the first 11 points of the third quarter. They led by as much as 26 down the stretch and forced 14 Springdale turnovers in the first three quarters.

Senior Chris Owens led Springdale with 20 points on 6 of 12 shooting, while … Continue Reading ››

Week 14 Scoreboard

Class 7A, 6A and 5A are playing their state championship games this week. Here is a scoreboard for the 4A, 3A and 2A semifinal games. Scores will be updated periodically. 4A Semifinals Mena 26, Malvern 7 (FINAL) Warren 17, Dardanelle 16 (FINAL) 3A Semifinals Charleston 21, Booneville 14 (FINAL) Smackover 18, Episcopal Collegiate 12 (FINAL) 2A Semifinals Junction City 50, Earle 16 (FINAL) Hazen 14, McCrory 6 (FINAL)

Bulldog Classic Day 1 Results + Day 2 Schedule

Here are results from the first day of action at Fayetteville's Bulldog Classic, along with the matchups for day two.

All semifinal games will be played in the arena. All loser's bracket games will be in the auxiliary gym.

Boys results:

Thursday's Results

Springdale High 63, Texas High 46

Kickapoo, Mo. 56, Little Rock Hall 42 Fayetteville 51, Liberty, Mo. 50 Lee's Summit West 56, Siloam Springs 42 Friday’s Games LOSER’S BRACKET 4 p.m.: Texas High vs Little Rock Hall 7 p.m.: Liberty, Mo., vs Siloam Springs SEMIFINALS 5:30 p.m.: Springdale High vs Kickapoo, Mo. 8:30 p.m.: Fayetteville vs Lee's Summit West Girls results: Thursday's Results Fayetteville 61, Springfield (Mo.) Hillcrest 56 Prairie Grove 42, Mountain Home 39 Little … Continue Reading ››

Girls Basketball: Springdale 43, Deer Creek 33

Chasidee Owens and Ryann Goodsell each scored 11 points to lead Springdale High to a 43-33 victory over two-time defending Oklahoma Class 5A state champion Deer Creek in the first round of the Durant (Okla.) Lion Classic.

Springdale (3-0) used strong defense to take a 12-4 lead after the first quarter and a 28-13 halftime lead, then cruised to the win in the second half to remain unbeaten.

Sydney Manni scored a game-high … Continue Reading ››

Boys Basketball: Springdale 63, Texas High 46

Senior Chris Owens scored a game-high 25 points and Springdale High knocked down free throws late to pull away for a 63-46 win over Texas High in the first round of Fayetteville's Bulldog Classic.

The Bulldogs (3-1) knocked down 25 of 34 free throws in the win, helping compensate for 15 turnovers against Texas High's full-court pressure.

Springdale led 20-3 after one quarter, but Texas High used a 16-3 run to get back into … Continue Reading ››

Father, Son each get wins at Van Buren tourney

Monday’s opening night of the 2014 Citizens Bank Classic at Van Buren High School was special for the Loyd family.

Randy Loyd, Van Buren’s longtime boys’ coach and athletic director, invited Pea Ridge this year to the tournament, coached by his son, Trent.

Both the Pointers and the Blackhawks opened the tournament Monday with victories before a large contingent of family and friends. Van Buren whipped Shiloh Christian 65-22 while Pea Ridge downed Greenwood 73-57.

“It was a cool experience. It was neat to look up into the stands and see so many family members cheering our team,” Trent Loyd, who played for … Continue Reading ››

Week 13 Scoreboard

Class 7A

Bentonville 42, North Little Rock 10 (FINAL)

Fayetteville 56, Fort Smith Southside 14 (FINAL)

Class 6A

Benton 44, El Dorado 6 (FINAL)

Pine Bluff 35, Jonesboro 24 (FINAL)

Class 5A

Pulaski Academy 42, Batesville 25 (FINAL)

Wynne 35, Beebe 28 (FINAL)

Class 4A

Dardanelle 35, Nashville 19 (FINAL)

Malvern 48, Clinton 35 (FINAL)

Mena 34, Arkadelphia 27 (FINAL)

Warren 47, Shiloh Christian 21 (FINAL)

Class 3A

Booneville 63, Hoxie 47 (FINAL)

Charleston 49, Osceola 22 (FINAL)

Episcopal Collegiate 47, Mayflower 34 (FINAL)

Smackover 49, Fordyce 14 (FINAL)

Class 2A

Earle 34, Brinkley 0 (FINAL)

Hazen 22, Rison 14 (FINAL)

Junction City 48, Des Arc 0 (FINAL)

McCrory 26, Cross County 22 (FINAL)

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