ROGERS -- Leslie Barrales used her head to help Rogers High edge crosstown rival Rogers Heritage on Friday at Gates Stadium.
Rogers Heritage pitchers struggled to throw strikes consistently as the War Eagles started the season 0-3. Logan Easley changed that Wednesday afternoon and the result did, too.
ROGERS -- Conway used a big inning to take down Bentonville on Wednesday. It used a similar recipe to defeat Rogers Heritage in the Best Sports Classic on Friday at Veterans Park.
McKayden Templeton looks ready for 7A-West Conference play next week.
Bentonville took advantage of some Conway defensive struggles to take an early lead, but Conway had an answer and the Wampus Cats pitchers did the rest to pick up the win Wednesday at the Tiger Athletic Complex.
Jazmine Dodd accounted for three of Bentonville West's five hits in the Lady Wolverines' inaugural high school softball game, but her last one was the biggest Tuesday evening.
VAN BUREN — Rogers Coach Preston Early stressed defense as the key to victory in Thursday’s Class 7A tournament opener and his Lady Mounties got the message loud and clear.