Coach Greg White and Bentonville West are heading to the state tournament. In its first year of existence, West clinched a state tournament berth with its 10-point win against Rogers Tuesday.
Garrett Wilmot scored a game-high 24 points, including five 3-pointers, to help the Wolverines clinch on the road.
Springdale Har-Ber 53, Van Buren 45
Fayetteville 40, Springdale High 32
Bentonville High 49, Rogers Heritage 34
Jacksonville 90, Searcy 53
Watson Chapel 50, Camden Fairview 40
El Dorado 61, Lake Hamilton 39
North Little Rock 70, Bryant 61
Conway 60, Little Rock Catholic 38
Morrilton 69, Clarksville … Continue Reading ››
Little went right for Springdale Har-Ber Friday, and Fayetteville continued surging as the state tournament approaches, knocking off the conference-leading Wildcats 71-53 to cap the next to last week of conference action.
Har-Ber got 15 points from Ryan Taylor and 14 from Tyler Garrett, but Har-Ber shot just 28 percent (14/50) in the loss. Four Purple'Dogs reached double figures as they won their fourth straight game and clinched a spot in the state tournament.
Har-Ber still sits at 10-2 in league play and holds the tiebreaker over Bentonville. The Wildcats need two wins to claim the league's top seed in the playoffs … Continue Reading ››
Jeremy Price's young Springdale team dropped its fifth straight game Friday, falling to Van Buren, 47-34, behind Jordan West's game-high 18 points.
The Red'Dogs currently sit on the outside looking into the state tournament as the final week of the regular season begins. At 6-18 and 3-9 in league play, Springdale is still only a game behind Bentonville West in the standings with two games left, though. They'll need luck on their side to get in.
The Lady Red'Dogs had another setback at home Friday, losing to Jamilyn Kinney and Van Buren, 52-32. Springdale struggled mightily offensively, especially in the first quarter. … Continue Reading ››
The War Eagles picked up a huge win at Bentonville West on Friday thanks to Seth Stanley's game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer. Heritage enters the final week of the regular season in fourth place in the 7A-West Conference standings.<br><br>
Heritage (15-10, 7-5 7A-West) faces the two co-leaders this week, playing at Bentonville on Tuesday and … Continue Reading ››
UPDATED Feb. 19 12:05 p.m. - Corrects Conway-Bryant tiebreaker.
With one week left, all but two playoff berths have been clinched, but where those teams will be seeded will be decided over the next two games. Here is a brief (but not comprehensive) look at playoff scenarios and potential seeding for the two 7A conferences:
7A-Central Boys – North Little Rock has earned a first-round bye and will clinch the 1 seed with … Continue Reading ››