Burton was voted a team captain and earned all-conference honors in football, contributed in basketball and was named the boys track MVP as a junior. He’s also been voted STUCO president and Color’s Day king by his classmates. And he earned a full academic scholarship to Ohio State.
Check out a feature on Burton in Thursday’s Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Football, basketball or track? Which is your favorite?
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FAYETTEVILLE — Springdale Har-Ber senior sprinter Amanda Dillon was noticeably absent among the heat sheets during the state indoor track meet for Class 5A-7A schools at the Randal Tyson Track Center.
Dillon was in attendance Saturday, but only as a spectator. She was there to watch her younger sister Josie, a freshman, run in the girls 800 and finished third.STAFF PHOTO ANDY SHUPE - Har-Ber's Amanda Dillon comes in to win a heat of the 400 meters during the Class 5A-7A State Indoor track meet … Continue Reading ››
The Panthers were 10 points better than runner-up Crossett, while the Billies edged Des Arc by two points.
On the boys' side, Heber Springs was led by a 1-2 finish in the 800m, with senior Malachi Cannon winning (2:00.19) and sophomore Jesse Applewhite finished second (2:09.15). Cannon also won the 1,600m with a time of 4:35.91, more than seven seconds faster than the runner-up, and finished second in the 3,200m.
The Panthers also won the 4x400m relay and 4x800m relay.
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GIRLS• Olivia Thomas, Fayetteville, tied for fourth in high jump (5 feet, 3 inches) • Jade Donnell, Bentonville, … Continue Reading ››