Iturriaga's late kick sends Northside to championship match


Photographs by Ben Goff

Luis Paredes (left) of Fort Smith Northside embraces Jose Vega of Springdale High after Northside’s victory Saturday in the Class 7A state semifinal match at Gates Stadium in Rogers.

ROGERS -- Ricky Iturriaga bounced up and down high atop a pile of Fort Smith Northside teammates.

Luis Mendez of Fort Smith Northside celebrates Saturday as the final buzzer sounds during a semifinal match against Springdale High in Rogers.

7A State Soccer Tournament


At Rogers Heritage

FS Northside 2, Springdale High 1

Rogers High 1, LR Catholic 0

Championship Match

At Razorback Field, Fayetteville

FS Northside vs. Rogers High


Bryant 1, Bentonville High 0

Rogers High 2, FS Southside 1

Championship Match

At Razorback Field, Fayetteville

Bryant vs. Rogers High

Note: Times and dates for state championship matches will be determined later today.

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