Here are some notes as Springdale preps for its road game Friday at Alma.
Both teams are looking for their first win of the season. Springdale gave up four first-quarter touchdowns in a 63-28 loss at Class 6A No. 2 Greenwood last week, while Alma blew a 19-0 lead late in the first half of a 35-19 loss against 7A No. 6 Fort … Continue Reading ››
SPRINGDALE — No one has to remind Har-Ber coach Chris Wood Friday's opponent is not a typical 1-2 team.
Kansas City Rockhurst began No. 2 in Missouri's Class 6A after going 12-2 last year and opening the season with a 26-7 victory over Columbia (Mo.) Rock Bridge. But the Hawlets tumbled to No. 6 in 6A following consecutive losses of 49-20 to Webb City, Mo., and 24-13 to Bentonville, the defending Class 7A state champions in Arkansas.
"Rockhurst has played Rock Bridge and Bentonville, two elite programs," Wood said of the Hawklets, who are a region football … Continue Reading ››
Shiloh Christian junior quarterback Conner Reece is the week one Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Player of the Week after producing 448 total yards and four touchdowns in a season-opening win against Charleston on Sept. 1.
Here is a by-the-numbers look at Springdale after a 63-28 season-opening loss at Greenwood.
676 — Yards of offense racked up by Greenwood, which threw for 402 yards and ran for 274. It was the second straight year the Bulldogs racked up big yardage against Springdale in the opener, a season after totaling 564 yards … Continue Reading ››