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Already sewing up the 6A West No. 1 seed and a first-round bye for the 6A state playoffs, the Benton Panthers were looking for their first outright conference championship since 2014 Friday on senior night at Panther Stadium against the Sheridan Yellowjackets. The Panthers accomplished that,…

Recent times have been historic for the Bryant Hornets football program. With the first state title coming last year, tonight Bryant has a chance to rewrite the history books again — finish undefeated in conference action.

Winning their past six games after an 0-3 start to the season, the Benton Panthers will look for number seven in a row tonight when they take on the Sheridan Yellowjackets at Panther Stadium on senior night in Benton. The Panthers will also be looking to accomplish something they haven’t don…

The Glen Rose Beavers (7-2, 6-0) secured at least a share of the 4-3A Conference title in Week 9 with a blowout win over Atkins on the road.

The Benton Lady Panthers erased all doubt early in their first return back to the state championship game since 2013 Thursday at Bank OZK Arena. Falling in an epic match to Jonesboro six years ago, the Lady Panthers are back in the state title game, again facing the defending champion Jonesb…

A win tonight and the Bryant Hornets (8-0, 5-0) will have at least a share of the 7A Central crown once the season concludes next Friday.

The Benton Panthers had a huge win last week against the top 6A squad in the state, not to mention two-time defending champion Greenwood Bulldogs last week. Benton’s 45-38 victory at Panther Stadium snapped Greenwood’s 19-game win streak and gave the Panthers their first win over the Bulldog…

The Harmony Grove Cardinals have hit a tough stretch in 7-4A action, losing four straight, including a 42-6 loss on the road last week at Nashville.

The Glen Rose Beavers (6-2, 5-0) wrapped up their fifth straight win last week, defeating Perryville 41-6 at home.

The Bauxite Miners have hit the toughest stretch of the season with Robinson, Arkadelphia and Nashville in the final three weeks of the year.

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The Greenwood Bulldogs brought their 19-game win streak to Benton on Friday night and left town with their first loss since falling to Fort Smith Northside in last year's season-opener. Benton senior cornerback Cade Clark picked off Greenwood senior Jace Presley's  pass at the Greenwood goal…

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Coming into Week 8's match against Cabot on the road, the Bryant Hornets (8-0, 5-0) had not scored less than 55 in their previous three games and starters had not taken a snap in the second half since opening day against Benton in the Salt Bowl.

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With the game still up for grabs, the Bauxite Miners simply didn’t make enough plays.  

The bad news for the Benton Panthers tonight is the two-time 6A defending champion Greenwood Bulldogs come to town on a 19-game win streak, with their last loss coming in last season’s season-opener. The good news for the Panthers is they are on a win streak of their own, a four-gamer, and a…

The Bauxite Miners (6-1, 4-0) are riding a six-game winning streak into Week 8 while sitting alone atop the 7-4A Conference standings.

How high will the Bryant Hornets be ranked in the nation after Friday? That has become the question after each win by the Hornets.

The Harmony Grove Cardinals suffered a hard-fought loss in Week 7, slipping 19-0 to defending 4A champion Arkadelphia on homecoming at Sykes Stadium. 

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In a back-and-forth affair, the Benton Panthers, down early in the second half, came back to claim a 41-31 victory over the El Dorado Wildcats on the road at Memorial Stadium Friday. The win, their fourth in a row, keeps the Panthers undefeated at 4-0 in the 6A West Conference, while droppin…

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The Harmony Grove Cardinals got what they were hoping for Friday against the Arkadelphia Badgers: a physical, grind-it-out, low-scoring game.

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The Bryant Hornets made easy work of another opponent Friday, rolling Fort Smith Southside 55-0 in front of a huge homecoming crowd at Hornet Stadium.

The Bryant Hornets (6-0, 3-0) will celebrate homecoming Friday when they welcome Fort Smith Southside (1-5, 0-3) to town.

After enjoying a nice 48-0 confidence-boosting rout over the Little Rock Hall Warriors last Friday at home to improve to 3-0 in the 6A West, the Benton Panthers take the long trek to El Dorado to face conference rival Wildcats tonight, with kickoff coming at 7 p.m. 

The Bauxite Miners (5-1, 3-0) stayed at the top of the 7-4A standings following Week 6’s 28-7 win over rival Harmony Grove as they captured their second straight Saline River Showdown crown.

The Glen Rose Beavers survived Week 6 with a 30-27 win over Danville, moving their winning streak to four straight after dropping the first two games of the season. The victory also keeps Glen Rose atop the 4-3A Conference standings at 3-0.

The Harmony Grove Cardinals (3-3, 1-2) will celebrate homecoming Friday at Sykes Stadium as they welcome the defending 4A state champion Arkadelphia to town.

CONWAY – Both the Benton boys and girls cross country teams picked up victories at the Hendrix College - MacDonald Timing Invitational this past Tuesday at Beaverfork Lake in Conway. 

EL DORADO – The Benton Lady Panthers took the long trek to El Dorado and suffered no travel fatigue as they demolished the Lady Wildcats with a 3-0 sweep Tuesday. The Lady Panthers held El Dorado to under 10 points each set, winning 25-2, 25-7 and 25-5 to push their record to 19-3 overall, 1…

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After surviving a 2-point win at Siloam Springs last week, the Benton Panthers returned home to take care of business, shutting out the Little Rock Hall Warriors 48-0 Friday at Panther Stadium. The win is the Panthers' third straight and puts them even on the season at 3-3 overall, 3-0 in th…

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The Bryant Hornets made easy work of the Little Rock Central Tigers Friday evening at Quigley Stadium in Little Rock.

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The Bauxite Miners continued their reign over rival Harmony Grove on Friday, winning 28-7 in front of a packed house at The Pit while also celebrating homecoming.

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Coming into Friday night, four teams were undefeated in 4-3A region play. Amongst this group were the Glen Rose Beavers with a 3-2 overall record and a 2-0 conference record. The Beavers hit the road to face fellow conference undefeated team the Danville Little Johns, which had played to a 4…

The Bryant Hornets (5-0, 2-0) return to the road tonight, traveling to Quigley Stadium in Little Rock to take on the Central Tigers (4-1, 1-1).

After surviving a 28-26 victory over the Siloam Springs Panthers on the long road last Friday, the Benton Panthers return home to face the Hall Warriors tonight at Panther Stadium.

The fourth annual Saline River Showdown will take over The Pit in Week 6 as the Bauxite Miners (4-1, 2-0) play host to rival Harmony Grove (3-2, 1-1) while also celebrating homecoming.

GLENWOOD – Benton senior golfer Ethan Bearden earned All-State honors as the Panthers would finish fifth overall in the 5A State Tournament Monday at Glenwood Country Club in Glenwood. 

Cruising to the 5A Central Conference girls doubles match, Benton senior Ashlyn Gibbs and junior Alyssa Carter ran into a glaring problem, literally, going up against Sheridan’s Caswell and Crouse Tuesday at Chenal Country Club in Little Rock. 

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It wasn't pretty, but the Benton Panthers left Siloam Springs 2-0 in the 6A West Conference, holding on to a 28-26 win over the Siloam Springs Panthers on Friday night. It's Benton's second straight win after starting 0-3 to start the season.

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Friday nights under the lights are becoming nightmarish for opposing teams that have to face the Bryant Hornets (5-0, 2-0). This week, the state's top team defeated Catholic 56-7 at home, marking the fifth straight game ending in a mercy rule.

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The Glen Rose Beavers went on the road and picked up a dominant 42-6 league win over Mayflower Friday night.

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The Harmony Grove Cardinals (3-2, 1-1) and their win streak was snapped at three after a 29-24 loss to 7-4A Conference foe Malvern (2-3, 1-1) on Friday night. 

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On Friday in Ashdown, the Miners would come back to claim a 27-24 win after trailing 6-0 at the half in 7-4A Conference action. The Miners (4-1, 2-0) have won four straight since an opening-season loss to Covington, Tennessee, and host the Harmony Grove Cardinals next week at The Pit.

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Starting 0-3 to begin the season, the Benton Panthers made it interesting, but came through with a 36-31 victory over the Russellville Cyclones on homecoming Friday at Panther Stadium, also beginning the 6A West Conference season spotless at 1-0. 

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Facing a rematch of the 2018 playoff Semifinal, the Bryant Hornets traveled to Fort Smith to take on the Northside Grizzlies. After putting up 165 passing yards in the first quarter alone, the Hornets rolled to 42-7 win in the 7A Central Conference opener to move to 4-0 overall, and 1-0 in c…

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Once Bauxite did what Bauxite does best, the Malvern Leopards wilted under the pressure.

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The Glen Rose Beavers (2-2) entered homecoming week with a unique challenge ahead of them — only being able to play with 12 guys.