Preview: Rogers at Springdale Har-Ber

Rogers' Joseph Sultemeier (left) and Har-Ber's Fuller Chandler.
Rogers' Joseph Sultemeier (left) and Har-Ber's Fuller Chandler.


Previewing Rogers High at Springdale Har-Ber.

Wildcat Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Rogers 0-3. Har-Ber 2-1.

ON THE AIR KURM-AM 790, or watch via the free Har-Ber NAIAA phone app or on the Springdale Public Schools YouTube channel.

BETWEEN THE LINES Har-Ber beat Rogers 42-7 last season after the Mounties won 59-42 in 2013. … Har-Ber is coming off consecutive wins over Kansas City (Mo.) Rockhurst and Conway. The Wildcats built a 24-0 halftime lead at Conway last week … Continue Reading ››

Preview: Fayetteville at Fort Smith Northside

Fayetteville's Taylor Powell (left) and Northside's Kiondre Thomas.
Fayetteville's Taylor Powell (left) and Northside's Kiondre Thomas.


Previewing Fayetteville at Fort Smith Northside.

Mayo-Thompson Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Fayetteville 3-0. Fort Smith Northside 1-2

ON THE AIR KQSM-FM 92.1

BETWEEN THE LINES Fayetteville owns a 6-4 advantage over FS Northside in the series under coach Daryl Patton, but lost last year’s game at Harmon Stadium, 27-24. … The Bulldogs have won the last two games vs. the Grizzlies at Mayo-Thompson Stadium in 2009 and 2011. … Fayetteville is the only 7A-West team since Patton’s arrival … Continue Reading ››

Preview: Springdale at Rogers Heritage

Springdale's Kyler Williams (left) and Heritage's Collin Christian.
Springdale's Kyler Williams (left) and Heritage's Collin Christian.


Previewing Springdale High at Rogers Heritage.

David Gates Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Springdale 0-3. Rogers Heritage 1-2.

ON THE AIR Watch via the NIAAA iPhone app or on the Springdale Public Schools YouTube channel. KHEL FM-97.3; www.khel973.com.

BETWEEN THE LINES The game has large playoff implications. … Heritage has won the last three meetings by a combined 58 points, including a 40-35 victory last year. … Springdale senior quarterback Jack Lindsey has thrown for a conference-best 920 yards … Continue Reading ››

Pick ‘Em Poll – Week 4

Standings

Jimmy Carter: 36-9 overall, 11-4 last week

Vernon Tarver: 33-12 overall, 9-6 last week

Chip Souza: 33-12 overall, 10-5 last week

Henry Apple: 32-13 overall, 10-5 last week

Paul Nielsen: 32-13 overall, 12-3 last week

Rick Fires: 31-14 overall, 12-3 last week

Graham Thomas: 29-16 overall, 9-6 last week

Paul Boyd: 27-18 overall, 7-8 last week

Andrew Hutchinson: 26-19 overall, 9-6 last week

Springdale High (0-3) at Rogers Heritage (1-2)

CONSENSUS: Springdale High (7-2)

Jimmy Carter: Springdale

Vernon Tarver: Springdale

Chip Souza: Springdale

Henry Apple: Rogers Heritage

Paul Nielsen: Springdale

Paul Boyd: Rogers Heritage

Graham Thomas: Springdale

Rick Fires: Springdale

Andrew Hutchinson: Springdale

Fort Smith Southside (2-1) at Bentonville (3-0)

CONSENSUS: Bentonville (9-0)

Jimmy Carter: Bentonville

Vernon … Continue Reading ››

Week 4 Springdale Football Notes

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Eric Mendez (25) Springdale junior, slides around the reach of Brendon Evers, Bixby, Okla. junior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR
Eric Mendez (25) Springdale junior, slides around the reach of Brendon Evers, Bixby, Okla. junior, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium in Springdale.


Here are some notes as Springdale preps for its key 7A-West opener at Rogers Heritage.

SHILOH CHRISTIAN WINS 35TH STRAIGHT CONFERENCE MATCH



Shiloh Christian extended its conference win streak to 35 straight matches after its 3-0 sweep of Pea Ridge on Tuesday in Champions Gymnasium.

The Lady Saints have not lost a conference match since their first season in the 5A-West three years ago. The team swept the 5A-West in 2013 and swept the 4A-1 Conference last season. Tuesday night completed the first half of 4A-1 Conference play, where the Lady Saints went 7-0 and did not lose a set.

Arkansas verbal commit Reagan Robinson led the way for Shiloh Christian with 12 kills and 17 digs in Tuesday's … Continue Reading ››

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.

"I've … Continue Reading ››

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