All posts by Scottie Bordelon

Scottie Bordelon is a sports reporter for NWA Media covering Springdale High and Springdale Har-Ber. He previously worked in Fort Smith, where his beat was Northside High School. He is a University of Arkansas graduate.

State Basketball Scores – Feb. 21

Tuesday state high school basketball scores:

THE TOP LINE: Bentonville West 63, Rogers High 53

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.

Boys

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 ››

Springdale Har-Ber This Week

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 ››

Springdale High This Week

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 ››

State Basketball Scores – Feb. 14

Tuesday state high school basketball scores:

THE TOP LINE: Springdale High girls 64, Bentonville High 61

Lady Red'Dogs senior Haley Dougan's 3-pointer as time expired lifted Springdale to a big win at Bentonville High Tuesday, avenging a January home loss to the Lady Tigers in similar fashion. Dougan scored 15 points, rebounding from a pair of scoreless games last week.

BOYS

7A-CENTRAL Bryant 61, FS Southside 31 FS Northside 64, Conway 52 LR Central 71, Cabot 62 North Little Rock 66, Catholic 38 7A-WEST Bentonville 54, Springdale 43 Fayetteville 58, Heritage 41 Springdale Har-Ber 72, Bentonville West 49 Van Buren 47, Rogers 38 6A/5A-1 Farmington 56, Russellville 47 Harrison 67, Alma 58 Siloam Springs 40, Greenwood 39 6A/5A-2 Greenbrier … Continue Reading ››

Springdale High Basketball – Week of Feb. 13

Heather Hunsucker's Lady Red'Dogs rebounded from Tuesday's loss to Springdale Har-Ber with a 60-45 win against Bentonville West. The win moves Springdale to 12-11 overall and 6-4 in 7A-West play.

Marquesha Davis led all scorers with 13 points on 5 of 9 shooting and seven rebounds. Jeniya Gause and Sarah Vogel each added 10 points in the win as well. A big week lies ahead of Springdale. Hunsucker will need contributions all around.

The Red'Dogs came up short twice last week against Har-Ber and Bentonville West at home. Springdale gave up a pair of double-digit leads to the Wildcats in a 55-49 … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Har-Ber Basketball – Week of Feb. 13

Har-Ber sophomore Tylor Perry drove the lane in the final seconds of overtime Friday at Bentonville High, tossing a layup softly off the glass. The result? Sole possession of first place in the 7A-West.

Perry scored a game-high 25 points, including the game-winner in an overtime thriller over the Tigers. Har-Ber rallied from 17 points down in the win. Tyler Garrett added 16 points, and is averaging a touch over 16 in his last three games. Now, Har-Ber has to avoid two losses over its final four games to earn a conference title.

Jaime Green's Lady Wildcats are rolling, too. Har-Ber is … Continue Reading ››

State Basketball Scores – Feb. 7

Tuesday state high school basketball scores:

THE TOP LINE: Springdale Har-Ber girls 49, Springdale High 34

First-year Har-Ber coach Jaime Green and the Lady Wildcats earned a big win at rival Springdale High Tuesday. Guard Maci Mains returned from a foot injury to score eight points and lead Har-Ber to its third win in 7A-West play.

Boys Bryant 56, LR Catholic 42 FS Northside 75, LR Central 64 FS Southside 66, Cabot 32 North Little Rock 58, Conway 51 Bentonville 61, Van Buren 35 Fayetteville 68, Bentonville West 54 Rogers Heritage 51, Rogers 32 Springdale Har-Ber 55, Springdale 49 Alma 60, Siloam Springs 56 Clarksville 59, Farmington 50 Harrison 70, Greenwood 52 Greenbrier 73, Searcy … Continue Reading ››

Springdale Har-Ber Basketball – Week of Feb. 6

The opening night of the second round of 7A-West play went largely without a hitch for Scott Bowlin's Wildcats Friday night.

Har-Ber cruised to a 66-46 win against Rogers High at home behind 18 points from junior Tyler Garrett and 16 from Tylor Perry. Four players finished in double figures as Har-Ber won its 11th game in its last 12 tries. The Wildcats sit at 7-1 in league play.

Rogers' Kelsey Richmond and Elise Randels combined for 25 points in Friday's win at Har-Ber. The Lady Wildcats, as a team, scored just 25 points, none in the fourth quarter. Senior Karrington Whaley … Continue Reading ››

Springdale High Basketball – Week of Feb. 6

Heather Hunsucker's Lady Red'Dogs opened the second half of 7A-West play in impressive fashion. Springdale's win at Rogers Heritage Friday was its fourth road win in league play in five tries.

Marquesha Davis scored a game-high 21 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and also came away with seven steals in the 52-35 win. Davis averaged 23 points, 16 rebounds and 5.5 steals in two games against the Lady War Eagles.

The second half of 7A-West play didn't begin as well for the Red'Dogs, who fell at Heritage, 49-35. In the teams' first meeting, Springdale held Heritage scoreless the final 7 minutes of regulation … Continue Reading ››