Preview: Fort Smith Northside at Rogers Heritage

Northside's Kiondre Thomas and Heritage's Joel Brackett.
Northside's Kiondre Thomas and Heritage's Joel Brackett.


Previewing Fort Smith Northside at Rogers Heritage.

David Gates Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Fort Smith Northside 1-4, 0-2 7A-West; Heritage 0-5, 0-2.

ON THE AIR KHEL-FM-97.3; www.khel973.com.

BETWEEN THE LINES Both Heritage and Northside have used two quarterbacks thus far, but the War Eagles will continue using both sophomore Trey Kitterman and senior Jake Qualls. … Junior Max Frazier is now the starter at QB for the Grizzlies. …. Kitterman will make his first start on Friday for the War … Continue Reading ››

Preview: Rogers at Fort Smith Southside

Rogers' Milacio Freeland and Southside's Cooper Johnson.
Rogers' Malacio Freeland and Southside's Cooper Johnson.


Previewing Rogers High at Fort Smith Southside.

Jim Rowland Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Rogers 1-4, 1-1 7A-West. Southside 2-3, 0-2.

ON THE AIR KURM-AM-790

BETWEEN THE LINES Rogers has rushed for 951 yards after gaining 325 in last week’s 28-6 victory over Rogers Heritage. … Rogers did not complete a pass last week and the Mounties have passed for 330 yards on the year. … Southside is averaging 399 yards of offense a game. … Southside quarterback Cooper Johnson is … Continue Reading ››

Preview: Fayetteville at Springdale

Springdale's Jack Lindsey and Fayetteville's Taylor Powell.
Springdale's Jack Lindsey and Fayetteville's Taylor Powell.


Fayetteville at Springdale High

Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium

RECORDS Fayetteville 5-0, 2-0 7A-West; Springdale 1-4, 1-1.

ON THE AIR Listen on KQSM-FM 92.1. Watch via the NIAAA iPhone app or on the Springdale Public Schools YouTube channel.

BETWEEN THE LINES The game pits first-year Springdale coach Zak Clark against his alma mater and the program where he spent five years as an assistant before taking the Springdale job in January. … Fayetteville has won six straight in the series by … Continue Reading ››

Preview: Har-Ber at Bentonville

Har-Ber's Fuller Chandler and Bentonville's Kasey Ford.
Har-Ber's Fuller Chandler and Bentonville's Kasey Ford.


Previewing Springdale Har-Ber at Bentonville.

Tiger Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Har-Ber 4-1, 2-0 7A-West. Bentonville 5-0, 2-0.

ON THE AIR Har-Ber — via the free Har-Ber NAIAA app or on the Springdale Public Schools YouTube channel. Bentonville — www.bentonvillehssports.com

BETWEEN THE LINES Bentonville leads the series by an 8-2 margin and has won the last seven meetings, including a 45-13 decision last year in Springdale. … Har-Ber has already surpassed last year’s win total when the Wildcats finished 3-8. … … Continue Reading ››

Springdale’s Mahar Signs With NAIA School

Special to NWA Media David Beach - Kylar Mahar of Springdale drives to the basket against Siloam Springs at Panther Activity Center, Siloam Springs, AR on January 6, 2015.
Special to NWA Media David Beach - Kylar Mahar of Springdale drives to the basket against Siloam Springs at Panther Activity Center, Siloam Springs, AR on January 6, 2015.


Springdale High senior Kyler Mahar signed with Blue Mountain College on Thursday afternoon.

The skilled 6-foot-6 forward committed to the NAIA program in July after visiting the Blue Mountain, Miss., campus with his … Continue Reading ››

Pick’Em Poll — Week 6

Standings Jimmy Carter: 62-13 overall, 12-3 last week

Chip Souza: 58-17 overall, 11-4 last week

Paul Nielsen: 56-19 overall, 13-2 last week

Vernon Tarver: 55-20 overall, 12-3 last week

Henry Apple: 54-21 overall, 11-4 last week

Graham Thomas: 53-22 overall, 12-3 last week

Rick Fires: 52-23 overall, 11-4 last week

Andrew Hutchinson: 48-27 overall, 11-4 last week

Paul Boyd: 44-31 overall, 8-7 last week

Springdale Har-Ber (4-1) at Bentonville (5-0) CONSENSUS: Bentonville (6-3)

Jimmy Carter: Springdale Har-Ber

Chip Souza: Bentonville

Paul Nielsen: Bentonville

Vernon Tarver: Bentonville

Henry Apple: Bentonville

Graham Thomas: Bentonville

Rick Fires: Springdale Har-Ber

Andrew Hutchinson: Springdale Har-Ber

Paul Boyd: Bentonville

Fayetteville (5-0) at Springdale High (1-4) CONSENSUS: Fayetteville (9-0)

Fort Smith Northside … Continue Reading ››

Week 6 Springdale Football Notes

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Eric Mendez (25) Springdale junior, runs upfield against Springdale Har-Ber against Springdale Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR
Eric Mendez (25) Springdale junior, runs upfield against Springdale Har-Ber against Springdale Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


Here are some notes as Springdale preps for its week-six home game against Fayetteville.



  • Fayetteville is on pace to demolish the conference’s single-season points per game scoring record set by Springdale’s 2005 state championship team … Continue Reading ››

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