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Coming off of two extremely close games, the Bauxite Miners (10-9, 3-3) would cruise to a home victory over the DeQueen Leopards (6-12, 0-5) 68-26 on Tuesday night. The win would mark Bauxite’s third straight 7-4A Conference win. 

The Bryant basketball teams made easy work of visiting Fort Smith Southside Tuesday winning both of the 6A Central games.

After breaking a short losing streak two games ago, the Harmony Grove Cardinals have now lost two straight after falling behind early and big Tuesday at home before eventually losing 58-43 to Central Arkansas Christian.

The Bryant Hornets and Lady Hornets opened their new Hornet Arena in style Tuesday night in Bryant, sweeping their Saline County rivals Benton Panthers and Lady Panthers in the Saline County Shootout. The Lady Hornets opened the Shootout with a 55-23 rout over the Lady Panthers, while the Ho…

In front of a packed crowd at Fred Dawson Gymnasium, the Bauxite Lady Miners held off the Nashville Lady Scrappers in a nail bitter, 44-43, Thursday in Bauxite. The win would improve the Lady Miners to 9-3 on the season and 2-0 in 7-4A Conference play, while dropping the Lady Scrappers to 3-…

Following the heartbreak of Tuesday night’s loss at the buzzer to Arkadelphia, the question was whether or not the Bauxite Miners could put the loss behind them with a quick turnaround. Despite a valiant effort, the Miners would fall to conference foe Nashville 65-56 at Fred Dawson Gym in Bauxite.

Leading the Mills Comets 32-23 at the half in the Jammin’ for Jackets championship game Saturday at Cirks Arena at Hall High School in Little Rock, the Bryant Hornets’ poor shooting in the second half would lead to Mills claiming a 57-53 victory, their second straight Jackets tournament title. 

After falling in their first two games at their host Benton Classic against two good teams in Watson Chapel Thursday and Harrison on Friday, the Benton Lady Panthers finished the Classic with a 51-43 win over the Pine Bluff Fillies Saturday at Benton Arena. 

Taking their first two games of the Benton Classic at home at Benton Arena Thursday and Friday, the Benton Panthers would drop their first game of the season in the Classic finale Saturday. Benton fell to Greene County Tech 54-47.


Making it to the 6A title game for the second straight season, the Benton Panthers were in it until the bitter end Saturday night, but would come up just short falling 28-27 to the Searcy Lions at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, snapping a nine-game win streak and settling for state run…

After making it to the 6A title game last year, only to fall to powerhouse Greenwood 45-14 at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, the Benton Panthers began this season with three straight losses, making it four consecutive including 2018’s championship game loss. 

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Making history last year with their first ever state championship, the Bryant Hornets added to that history list Friday at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock in front of a sea of blue. Defeating North Little Rock 27-7 in last year’s title game, the Hornets capped off their undefeated season…


It definitely didn't start well for the Benton Panthers in Friday's 6A state semifinals match against the West Memphis Blue Devils at Panthers Stadium, but it ended about as well as anyone could have imagined. Down 14-0 after one quarter and trailing 21-7 early in the second, the Panthers wo…

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The Bryant Hornets earned their second straight trip to the 7A state championship Friday, defeating Bentonville West 35-0 at home.


The No. 1 Bryant Hornets played host to a familiar foe Friday, welcoming Fayetteville to town for the second round of the 7A state playoffs.


Just like the weather, Friday night's 6A state quarterfinals game between the South No. 1 seed Benton Panthers and East No. 4 seed Jonesboro Hurricane wasn't pretty, but the Panthers would hold a shutout most of the game in an eventual 18-7 victory over the Hurricane during a steady mist at …

Despite a sluggish start to their Round 1 tilt with Walnut Ridge last week in the 3A state playoffs, the No. 1 Glen Rose Beavers turned up the heat in the second half to advance, winning 61-32.

Bryant vs. Fayetteville in the playoffs has become almost a guarantee the past several years. Tonight, the two 7A powerhouse teams will battle in Round 2 at Hornet Stadium.

Enjoying a first-round bye in the 6A state playoffs after their seven-game win streak and undefeated 6A West Conference schedule, the Benton Panthers are back at it tonight on their quest for a consecutive title game appearance. 


The Bryant Hornets (10-0, 7-0) completed its historic regular-season run Friday, defeating Conway 42-7 to stay perfect in the 7A Central — claiming the conference crown outright and also earning the No. 1 seed throughout the 7A playoffs.


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.


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…


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.


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. 


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…


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


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.