Malik Monk generates more hype and attention at Bentonville than any other player in the state in recent history. Fayetteville has a deep, experienced team that already looks like a potential championship favorite.
Those two programs feature two of the most talented teams in the state. They should compete for a 7A-West Conference title and potentially a state championship.
But the 7A-West always has title contenders. When you go around the conference this … Continue Reading ››
This year, the 7A-West will feature a potential future lottery pick, a sharpshooter headed to one of the best programs in the SEC and a wealth of other talent with bright futures.
With that in mind, here is an attempt to create the best team pooling the talent from the conference’s eight programs into a 10-man rotation. Keep in mind, this isn’t necessarily the league’s absolute 10 best players, even though all the conference’s clear-cut top talent is represented on the list. Fit is taken into context to an extent.
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Then Springdale flipped a switch, scoring 11 straight points to take a lead in the final minute, weathering a cold-blooded Matt Thomas 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation and then pulling away in overtime.
It all added up to a wild but welcome 57-51 overtime victory for Springdale.
“I’ll take it anyway I can get it, but yeah, that’s pretty stressful,” Price said.
Thomas scored a game-high 28 points for the Cardinals (0-1), which led 24-9 midway … Continue Reading ››
Shiloh Christian Saints 23
Dover Pirates 8
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FIRST QUARTERShiloh — Berus 3 run (Boo kick), 6:00.
SECOND QUARTERShiloh — Fulgham 27 pass from Reece (Carter kick), 5:10. Shiloh — Reece 3 run (Boo kick), 1:00.
THIRD QUARTERShiloh — Safety, 9:28. Dover — Sharp 94 pass from Price (Price pass to Cheak), 3:17
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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICSRUSHING — Dover: Dale 8-24, Srutka 9-10, Price 13-5, Cheak 1-3, Talkington 1-2, TEAM 2-(minus 4), Sharp 1-(minus 8). Shiloh Christian: Carruthers 6-41, Berus 10-36, Plunkett 4-17, TEAM 2-(minus 6), Reece 13-(minus 27). PASSING — Dover: Price 5-11-0-161. Shiloh Christian: Reece 24-32-0-356. RECEIVING — Dover: Sharp 2-122, Cheak … Continue Reading ››
West Memphis Blue Devils, 36
Fayetteville Bulldogs, 67
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FIRST QUARTERFay — Savin 71 punt return (Rock run), 10:13. West — Dean 13 run (Stinnett pass to Dudley), 5:49. Fay — Allison 8 pass from Powell (Rock run), 4:46.
Fay — Powell 1 run (Fagg kick), 11:57. West — Dean 17 run (pass failed), 9:01. Fay — Morris 34 pass from Powell (Fagg kick), 8:17. Fay — Armstrong 16 pass from … Continue Reading ››