All posts by Walter Woodie

Walter Woodie is a social studies teacher at Southside High School in Fort Smith and a high school prep historian. A native of Pine Bluff, he has been covering high school sports in Arkansas since 1984 … while he was in high school.

STATS: FS Northside 35, FS Southside 13

In the Battle of Rogers Avenue, the Grizzlies (3-7, 2-5) beat the Mavericks (3-7, 2-5) for the second straight season to earn the 7A-Central's 5 seed. Northside leads the all-time series 29-25-2. Southside, which had won 2 straight games to clinch a playoff berth, will be the 6th seed from the Central. Both teams have Northwest Arkansas road trips to start the Class 7A playoffs. Northside travels to Springdale Har-Ber while Southside goes to Fayetteville.

Week 10: HS Playoff Scenarios

This is not a comprehensive list of all scenarios. I will update if any changes, fixes and/or corrections need to be made. That said, there are a few scenarios that may need a long explanation, but most are fairly simple and straightforward. Below is the AAA Tiebreaker Rules for Football. FOOTBALL_TIE_17-18 CLASS 7A WEST – Bentonville and Bentonville West play Friday for the 1-2 seeds. Both have a 1st round bye. Fayetteville is the 3 seed and Springdale Har-Ber is the fourth seed. Springdale and Rogers play Friday for the 5-6 seeds. CENTRAL – North Little Rock has clinched the 1 seed and a … Continue Reading ››

STATS: Cabot 40, FS Northside 14

The Panthers (5-4, 3-3) clinched the 7A-Central 4 seed (and a home 1st round playoff game) with the impressive win over the Grizzlies (2-7, 1-5). After hosting North Little Rock in the regular season finale next week, Cabot will play the Springdale-Rogers loser in the opening round of the 7A playoffs Nov. 10. Northside must beat Southside to have a chance to grab a playoff berth. A Grizzly loss, however, ends the season. 2017-10-27 Cabot-Northside stats

VOLLEYBALL: 7A Standings and Scenarios (with update)

11 of the 12 playoff berths are officially clinched. There is one postseason berth left in the West.
Here are the standings and seedings as we stand late Friday night.
WEST - Bentonville is the 1 seed in the West while Har-Ber/Fayetteville are the 2-3 seeds. Har-Ber is the 2 seed with a win or FAY loss. Fayetteville is the 2 seed with a win and a Har-Ber loss.
Springdale and Rogers are the 4th/5th seeds. Springdale plays Rogers Tuesday and the winner is the 4th, the loser is 5th. UPDATE - Per Henry Apple, there is another … Continue Reading ››