Rumble on the Ridge
Drew Winn was barely out of diapers when he slung his chubby, toddler leg over the seat of a tiny dirt bike for the first time.
On this week's episode, Scottie Bordelon sits down with Springdale Har-Ber boys basketball coach Scott Bowlin to discuss Wildcats' play, guards, more.
Webb City, Mo., faced the problem many teams in Arkansas will experience this season -- how to stop Marquesha Davis.
To the surprise of no one Fayetteville and Fort Smith Northside delivered another classic Tuesday night.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Bentonville West's Imani Montgomery (24) takes a shot while Siloam Springs' Morgan Vaughn defends Tuesday in Centerton.
Morgan Vaughn turned momentum back in Siloam Springs' favor at the start of the fourth quarter.
Rogers High made a couple of late charges at Fort Smith Southside, but the Mavericks hit four-of-four free throws in the final 62 seconds to hang on for a 68-61 win Tuesday night at King Arena.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/RANDY MOLL Bentonville High's Michael Shanks (11) goes up for a layup in the midst of four Gravette defenders Tuesday at Lion Field House in Gravette.
Bentonville's boys could have ushered in the Dick Rippee era with points on the scoreboard and a lead before the game even started.
HUNTSVILLE -- Rogers High got off to a strong start and had an answer to every Huntsville challenge in the Lady Mounties' season-opener Monday evening at Charles H. Berry Gymnasium.
Springdale Har-Ber’s Sophie Wood drives around Little Rock Hall’s Alexis Adams on Monday in Springdale.
SPRINGDALE -- Springdale Har-Ber turned up the defense in the second half and turned out Little Rock Hall 52-39 in a season-opening win Monday night in Wildcat Arena.
Special to NWA Democrat-Gazette/DAVID BEACH Bentonville High's Harrison Campbell (21) runs away from Cabot's Lucas Dalton Crumbly on his way to the end zone Friday at Tiger Stadium in Bentonville.
BENTONVILLE -- What Nathan Lyons couldn't do through the air, he took care of the rest with his legs Friday night.
PEA RIDGE -- Drew Winn's last carry Friday night wasn't highlight-reel exciting, just a basic seven-yard touchdown run that put Friday's playoff game out of reach.
Greenwood’s Hunter Webb (53) drags down Texarkana’s Tyrie Black (22) as Greenwood linebacker Travis Cox (15) moves in to end the play Friday in Greenwood.
GREENWOOD -- The Greenwood defense is running up coach Rick Jones quite a pizza tab.
SILOAM SPRINGS -- Mountain Home survived Siloam Springs' early ambush Friday. The Bombers then settled in and took advantage of their superior size.
Prairie Grove running back Anthony Johnson (1) tries to escape the grasp of Stuttgart's Kirk Hughes on Friday in Prairie Grove.
PRAIRIE GROVE -- A sign on the Stuttgart visitors' side read "Tell your girlfriends you'll be free next Friday night."
Rogers High’s Madison McCarty signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Graceland University in a ceremony Friday, Nov. 17, 2017.
Rogers High’s Madison McCarty signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Graceland University in a ceremony Friday afternoon in the commons area of the high school.
ALMA -- Little Rock McClellan's Tyrse Lair finished the game with four touchdowns, including a 75-yard kick return, but it's what he did on defense that was the difference maker Friday night.
ELKINS -- Atkins saw an early 14-0 lead evaporate, but a strong two-way performance by junior Gage Rehm was the difference.
Sputtering offensively for the game's first 22 minutes, senior quarterback David Chapple helped bring North Little Rock back to life.
Bryant running back Kris King (36) looks for extra yardage Friday before being tackled by cornerback Jay Burns during the Hornets’ 21-20 victory over Fayetteville in the Class 7A playoffs in Bryant. King’s 1-yard run, along with the extra point, with 43 seconds gave Bryant the victory.
Healed Hefley, Bryant erase 20-point deficitPosted: Nov 18, 2017 at 2:27 a.m.
BRYANT -- Ren Hefley missed Bryant's final four games of the regular season because of a left collarbone injury.
PINE BLUFF -- On a night where the wind ruined its original game plan, Pine Bluff turned to its ground game to keep its season alive.
EL DORADO — Mason Schucker completed 20 of 39 passes for 420 yards and 4 touchdowns as Searcy (10-2) beat El Dorado (9-2).
FRIDAY’S GAMESPosted: Nov 18, 2017 at 2:24 a.m.
CLASS 7A QUARTERFINALS
FRIDAY’S GAMESPosted: Nov 18, 2017 at 2:24 a.m.
CLASS 7A SEMIFINALS
Senior quarterback Layne Hatcher completed 22 of 30 passes for 417 yards and 4 touchdowns in Pulaski Academy's 57-20 victory over Harrison in the Class 5A playoff quarterfinals on an unseasonably warm, windy Friday night at Joe B. Hatcher Stadium in Little Rock.
WEST MEMPHIS -- Senior running back Guren Holmes rushed for 206 yards and scored 3 of his 4 touchdowns in a decisive second half to lead West Memphis to a 39-21 victory over Benton in a Class 6A quarterfinal game.