Katrina Robinson didn't take long to make an impression in front of the home crowd.
Four fingers went up from the players to signal the start of the fourth quarter, when many games are decided.
There is no bigger surprise in Class 7A than Fort Smith Northside, which can equal its number of victories from last year with a win tonight at Bryant.
The cross country season has already started, but the launch for the Arkansas men's and women's teams begins with a home meet at Agri Park.
High school teams playing in Class 7A for football and Class 6A for other sports has me more confused than usual, which is my excuse for a segmented version of this weekly column.
ELKINS -- Something happened 44 years ago with Elkins football that appeared in newspapers all over the country for a single-game performance.
Fayetteville coach Billy Dawson is quick to point out the Bulldogs lost five games last year in the fourth quarter.
Beau Stuckey took a year off from football to concentrate on baseball, a move that paid off when he committed to Missouri State after receiving a scholarship offer.
He was the quarterback, a two-way starter and leader of a team with a real shot to win a state championship this year.
The Casey Dick coaching era at Van Buren got off to a rousing start when the Pointers opened the season with a 48-33 victory at Alma.